We checked 6,328 user and expert reviews for LG televisions and found that on average LG has good ratings compared to other manufacturers. We also found that LG has good ratings specifically for its 4K and 8K TVs.
Only Released Three Months Ago
This TV was released just three months ago, so it is likely to have more advanced features than some of the older TVs.
Unlike most of the other TVs that have been on the market for a comparable time to the 55C6 which are not 3D compatible, the LG 55C6 is 3D compatible.
There are a number of other 3D compatible televisions currently available which you might want to consider including the LG 65UH950[plb_3394080_price] which has better reviews; or the Panasonic TX-58DX780[plb_3332682_price] which is cheaper.
If you want a TV that is 3D compatible then you might also want to look at the Panasonic TX-50DX780[plb_3332672_price].
Supports Smart TV Features
Like most of the other comparable spec TVs that came out around the same time as the 55C6, the LG 55C6 supports smart TV features.
Other televisions which support smart TV features currently available that you might also want to consider include the Samsung UE60JU6400[plb_2894934_price], or the LG 65UH7709[plb_3584127_price] which is cheaper; or the Samsung UE65KS7500[plb_3346920_price] which has better reviews.
Has a WiFi Connection
The LG 55C6 has a WiFi connection. Most of the other new TVs also have a WiFi connection.
Alternative TVs with a WiFi connection currently available which you might want to consider include a cheaper TV such as the Samsung UE60JU6400[plb_2894934_price], or the LG 65UH7709[plb_3584127_price] or you might consider a better rated TV such as the Samsung UE65KS7500[plb_3346920_price].
LED Display Technology
The display technology of this television is OLED, which is the most frequently found display technology on comparable spec TVs that were launched in the last year.
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Features OLED Technology
The LG 55C6 features OLED technology, unlike most of the other TVs that have been on the market for the last year which do not feature OLED technology.
It may also be worth considering one of the other TVs which feature OLED technology currently available including the LG OLED55B6[plb_3349267_price] which has better reviews.
Three RF Ports
The LG 55C6 has more RF ports than most of the 4K and 8K TVs that have been around for the last year. This LG television is a three RF port TV compared to most of the recently released TVs which only have between one and two RF ports.
Fairly High RMS Rated Power
With an RMS rated power of 40 Watts, the LG 55C6 has one of the higher RMS rated power amongst TVs of this age. The RMS rated power of 4K and 8K TVs that are a comparable age to the 55C6 range from 10W to 120W, and the average RMS rated power is 27W.
Has Five Sound Modes
The number of sound modes found on the LG 55C6 is more than most 4K and 8K TVs that were launched in the last 12 months. This LG television has a Music sound mode, which is the most commonly found sound mode found on similar spec TVs that were released in the last year. The sound modes "Game", "Movie", "Sports" and "Standard" are also found on this TV.
Features One Video App
The number of video apps featured on the LG 55C6 is more than most 4K and 8K TVs that came out in the last year. The most frequently featured video app is YouTube, but this video app is not featured on this television. The video apps NetFlix are also featured on this LG TV.
The average weight of latest comparable spec televisions is 20kg. With a weight of only 13.2 kilograms, the LG 55C6 is quite light compared to most of the other new 4K and 8K TVs.
The thicknesses of TVs that have been around for the last year range from 30mm to 99mm. At only 48.9 millimeters, the LG 55C6 has a fairly thin thickness compared to most of the other latest 4K and 8K TVs.
If you don't mind having a thicker thickness then you might also want to look at the 65UH850[pl_3348278_price] (52.7mm), or the 60UH850[pl_3385401_price] (52.2mm) both from LG which is also cheaper.
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Does Not Have a Built-In Camera
The LG 55C6 does not have a built-in camera, although this is within the context that most of the other comparable spec TVs that have been around for the last year also do not have a built-in camera.
We compared this TV to all the other televisions with a built-in camera and we think the Samsung UE60JU6400[plb_2894934_price] which is also cheaper is also worth considering.
Only IEEE 802.11a WiFi Standard
This TV supports an IEEE 802.11ac WiFi standard, which is the most commonly supported WiFi standard on comparable spec TVs that have been on the market for around the same time as it.
Only Two USB 2.0 Ports
Most similar spec TVs that are a comparable age to the 55C6 have between one and two USB 2.0 ports, including the LG 55C6 which has two USB 2.0 ports.
Quite High Annual Energy Consumption
The average annual energy consumption of 4K and 8K TVs that have been available for around the same time as the 55C6 is 140kWh, and the annual energy consumptions range from 59kWh to 420kWh. The LG 55C6 has one of the higher annual energy consumptions (212 kilowatt hours) amongst TVs of this age.
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4K Ultra HD HD Type
The display resolution of this TV is 4K Ultra HD, which is typical of many 4K and 8K TVs that have been available for the last year. 4K Ultra HD TVs have a resolution of 3840 x 2160 pixels.
4K Ultra HD TVs have a resolution of 3840 x 2160 pixels.
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Running this TV over 5 years will generate 1.2 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
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