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LG 27MT55

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LG 27MT55

LG 27MT55
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A good spec and economical to run 27" Full HD television
27" Full HD No 77.8mm Mar 2014 A
Display Diagonal HD Type OLED/QLED Technology Thickness Release Date Energy Efficiency
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LG 27MT55 Review

With very low running costs and very good features, we have scored the LG 27MT55 as follows:
78
Features
Good Features
96
Running Costs
$32 Over 5 Years
71
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 71?

It has below average user reviews with an average user rating of 60%.
This TV is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better televisions are available. View the latest televisions 2018.
It has running costs of only $32 over 5 years, which puts it in the cheapest 7% of all 4,333 TVs that we have compared it to. View all energy saving televisions.
This LG TV has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Supports Wi-Fi
Faster than average response time
Personal TV (tv + monitor)
Lifelike color
Wide viewing angle
Smooth color change
Full HD (1920*1080)
Stereo speaker (5wx2)
Time machine
PIP
Very small display diagonal
Only Full HD

How Big is the LG 27MT55?

The LG 27MT55 is 641.2mm wide and 77.8mm tall. It is 391.3mm thick and weighs 4.9kg.

LG 27MT55 front dimensions
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LG 27MT55 In-Depth Analysis

Running Costs

Very Low Running Costs

The 27MT55 is one of the most economic to run televisions that we have analysed for 5 year running costs. Based on average energy prices, we estimate the 5 year running cost of the 27MT55 is only $32.

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Features

Very Small Display Diagonal

The smallest display diagonal of TVs is 13", the largest is 110", and the average display diagonal is 46". The display diagonal of the LG 27MT55 of only 27" is smaller than 91% of all TVs when ordered by this feature.

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Only Full HD

The display resolution of this TV is Full HD, which is typical of many televisions. Full HD TVs have a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels.

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Does Not Feature OLED/QLED Technology

The LG 27MT55 does not feature OLED/QLED technology. 98% of TVs also do not feature OLED/QLED technology.

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Not 3D

The LG 27MT55 is not 3D. 75% of TVs are also not 3D.

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Thicker Than Average

The thickness of the LG 27MT55 of 77.8mm is in the thickest 21% of all TVs when ordered by this feature. The thicknesses of TVs range from 1.7mm to 100mm, and the average thickness is 60mm.

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Supports Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi

The LG 27MT55 supports Wi-Fi, as do 61% of TVs.

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Does Not Support Internet TV

The LG 27MT55 does not support internet TV. 59% of TVs also do not support internet TV.

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Dimmer Than Average Display Brightness

The display brightnesses of TVs range from 50 cd/m² to 4,000 cd/m², and the average display brightness is 360 cd/m². The LG 27MT55's display brightness of only 250 cd/m² is dimmer than average when compared to most other TVs. It is dimmer than 83% of all TVs when ordered by this feature.

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Faster Than Average Response Time

The LG 27MT55's response time of only 5ms is faster than average when compared to most other TVs. It is in the fastest 26% of all TVs when ordered by this feature. TVs have response times of between 0.1ms and 50ms, and the average response time is 6.9ms.

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Supports Miracast

The LG 27MT55 supports Miracast, which is unusual. 86% of televisions do not support Miracast.

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Very Low RMS Rated Power

The RMS rated power of the LG 27MT55 of only 10W is lower than 88% of all TVs when sorted by this feature. Across all the TVs the RMS rated powers range from 2W to 200W, and the average RMS rated power is 21W.

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Has a PC in (D-Sub) Port

The LG 27MT55 has a PC in (D-Sub) port. 70% of televisions do not have a PC in (D-Sub) port.

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Supports Picture-in-Picture

The LG 27MT55 supports Picture-in-Picture, unlike 79% of televisions which do not support Picture-in-Picture.

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Has an Auto Volume Leveler

The LG 27MT55 has an auto volume leveler, unlike 83% of TVs which do not have an auto volume leveler.

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Supports Wi-Fi Direct

The LG 27MT55 supports Wi-Fi Direct, unlike 73% of TVs which do not support Wi-Fi Direct.

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RoHS Compliant

The LG 27MT55 is RoHS compliant. 96% of TVs are not RoHS compliant.

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Very Low Contrast Ratio (typical)

Across all the TVs the contrast ratios (typical) range from 300 to 5,000,000, and the average contrast ratio (typical) is 38,000. The LG 27MT55's contrast ratio (typical) of only 1,000 is in the lowest 6% of all TVs when ordered by this feature.

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Very Slow High Frequency Rate

The high frequency rate of the LG 27MT55 of only 60Hz is slower than average when compared to most other TVs. It is slower than 82% of all TVs when ordered by this feature. TVs have high frequency rates of between 50Hz and 3,000Hz, and the average high frequency rate is 260Hz.

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Supports High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP)

The LG 27MT55 supports High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP), which is unusual. 78% of TVs do not support High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP).

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Supports Intel Wireless Display (Intel WiDi)

The LG 27MT55 supports Intel Wireless Display (Intel WiDi), unlike 92% of TVs which do not support Intel Wireless Display (Intel WiDi).

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

27mt55dpzaeu, lg 27mt55d, lg 27mt55s, 27mt55spz

Barcodes:

05054230893463, 08806084531957, 08806084668752, 08806084705228

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