LG 49UH5B vs LG 55UH5B

LG 49UH5B
LG 55UH5B

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Reasons For

3 Reasons For
15% lower power consumption (PowerSave) Edit
The LG 49UH5B has a power consumption (PowerSave) of 70W. That's 10W lower than the LG 55UH5B (80W).
Lighter Edit
The LG 49UH5B is a 13.3kg weight PC monitor. That's 3.3kg lighter than the LG 55UH5B (16.6kg).
$19.06 cheaper to run
The LG 49UH5B only costs $119.08 to run over five years whereas the LG 55UH5B costs $138.14 to run (16% more). Read more
1 Reason For
11% bigger display diagonal Edit
The LG 55UH5B is a 55" PC monitor. That's 6" bigger than the LG 49UH5B (55"). Read more

The display diagonal is a measure of the size of the monitor. It is measured from one corner of the screen to the diagonally opposite corner of the screen.

A bigger display diagonal means that the screen will be larger and better for displaying lots of content or for seeing the detail in photos and videos.

Reasons Against

1 Reason Against
Smaller display diagonal Edit
The LG 49UH5B has a display diagonal of 49", but the LG 55UH5B is a 55" PC monitor (6" bigger). Read more

The display diagonal is a measure of the size of the monitor. It is measured from one corner of the screen to the diagonally opposite corner of the screen.

A bigger display diagonal means that the screen will be larger and better for displaying lots of content or for seeing the detail in photos and videos.

4 Reasons Against
10W higher power consumption (PowerSave) Edit
The LG 55UH5B is an 80W power consumption when in PowerSave mode PC monitor, whereas the LG 49UH5B is a 70W power consumption when in PowerSave mode PC monitor (10W lower).
20% heavier Edit
The LG 55UH5B has a weight of 16.6kg, however the LG 49UH5B is a 13.3kg weight PC monitor (3.3kg lighter).
Older by one month
The LG 55UH5B is one month older than the LG 49UH5B.
$19.06 more expensive to run over five years
Over five years the LG 55UH5B costs $138.14 to run which is $19.06 more to run than the LG 49UH5B. Show assumptions.

Date Released

16 months Ago 17 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on $ 119.08
Electricity cost - standby $ -
Total running cost $ 119.08
Electricity cost - switched on $ 138.14
Electricity cost - standby $ -
Total running cost $ 138.14

Energy Efficiency Class

No data No data

Environmental Impact

0.8T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.8 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
20
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.92T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.92 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
24
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Display

Display Diagonal
49" 55"
BEST
Contrast Ratio (dynamic)
 4000000:1
 4000000:1
Display
 LED
 LED
Supported Video Modes
 1080i
 1080p
 720p
 1080i
 1080p
 720p
HD Type
 4K Ultra HD
 4K Ultra HD
Display SRGB
 Display sRGB
 Display sRGB
Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Display Colour Count
1,068.8M 1,068.8M
Viewing Angle, Vertical
178° 178°
Viewing Angle, Horizontal
178° 178°
Contrast Ratio (typical)
 1000:1
 1000:1
Display Technology
 IPS
 IPS
Display Brightness
500 cd/m² 500 cd/m²
Color Gamut
68% 68%
Native Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Display Number of Colours
 1.073 billion colours
 1.073 billion colours

Ports & Interfaces

Digital Audio Optical Out
 Digital audio optical out
 Digital audio optical out
Audio Output
 Audio output
 Audio output
Audio Input
 Audio input
 Audio input
RS-232 Ports
1 1
HDMI Ports Quantity
1 1
DVI-D Ports Quantity
1 1
DVI Port
1 1

Multimedia

Built-In Speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
RMS Rated Power
20W 20W
Number of Loudspeakers
2 2

Performance

Card Reader Integrated
 Card reader integrated
 Card reader integrated
Compatible Memory Cards
 SD
 SDHC
 SD
 SDHC

Networking

Wi-Fi
 Wi-Fi
 Wi-Fi
Wi-Fi Standards
 802.11n
 802.11n

Ergonomics

VESA Mounting
 VESA mounting
 VESA mounting
Pivot
 Pivot
 Pivot
Number of OSD Languages
19 19

Power

Energy Efficiency Class
 A+
 A+
Power Consumption (PowerSave)
70W
BEST
80W
Power Consumption (off)
0.5W 0.5W
Power Consumption (typical)
100W
BEST
116W
AC Input Frequency
 50
 60
 50/60
 50
 60
 50/60
AC Input Voltage
 24
 100
 100-240
 240
 24
 100
 100-240
 240

Operational Conditions

Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)
10 - 80 Unknown - Click to provide data
Storage Temperature (T-T)
Unknown - Click to provide data 10 - 80
Operating Temperature (T-T)
0 - 40 0 - 40

Certificates

Energy Star Certified
 Energy Star certified
 Energy Star certified

Weight & Dimensions

Package Weight
16.3kg
BEST
20.4kg
Package Height
759mm
BEST
807mm
Package Depth
165mm
BEST
170mm
Package Width
1,196mm
BEST
1,331mm
Bezel Width (bottom)
15.5mm
BEST
15.7mm
Bezel Width (top)
11.9mm
BEST
12.1mm
Bezel Width (side)
12.4mm
BEST
12.6mm
Weight With Stand
14.5kg
BEST
17.7kg
Height (with Stand)
713mm
BEST
789mm
Depth (with Stand)
297mm 297mm
Width (with Stand)
1,102mm
BEST
1,239mm
Weight
13.3kg
BEST
16.6kg
Height
647mm 726mm
Depth
38mm 38mm
Width
1,102mm 1,239mm

Technical Details

USB Charging Port
1 1
Sleep Timer
1 1
USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
1 1
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