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LG 55EA980

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LG 55EA980

LG 55EA980
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A fully featured and multi award winning 55" Full HD TV, with very low running costs
55" Full HD Yes Yes Nov 2013 A
Display Diagonal HD Type OLED/QLED Technology 3D Release Date Energy Efficiency
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LG 55EA980 Review

With excellent reviews and features, we have ranked the LG 55EA980 number 807 across all TVs.
98
Reviews
20 Reviews + 10 Awards
84
Features
Fully-Featured
80
Running Costs
$110 Over 5 Years
83
Overall Score
Excellent

Why Has it Scored 83?

It has great expert reviews and fantastic user reviews with an average overall rating of 94%, based on 20 reviews.
This TV is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer TVs with better features are available. However it has good reviews so it may still be worth considering. View the latest TVs 2018.
This LG TV has running costs of $110 over 5 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 4,388 TVs that we have compared it to. View all energy saving TVs.
The 55EA980 has some great features:
Larger than average display diagonal
Features OLED/QLED technology
3D
Supports Wi-Fi
4 colour pixel
Clear speaker
Crystal stand
Infinite contrast
Absolute motion clarity
Perfect viewing angle
Comfortable 3d glasses
3D world

What is This TV Best Used For?

73
Watching Films
Very Good
49
Watching Sport
Mediocre

LG 55EA980 Video Reviews

How Big is the LG 55EA980?

The LG 55EA980 is 1,227mm wide and 798.5mm tall. It weighs 17.2kg.

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LG 55EA980 In-Depth Analysis

Running Costs

Running Costs Are OK

The average running cost of the 55EA980 is $110 over 5 years based on typical energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 4,388 TVs.

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Features

Larger Than Average Display Diagonal

The display diagonal of the LG 55EA980 of 55" is larger than 77% of all televisions when sorted by this feature. Televisions have display diagonals of between 13" and 110", and the average display diagonal is 46".

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Only Full HD

The display resolution of this TV is Full HD, which is the most frequently found HD type on TVs. Full HD TVs have a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels.

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Features OLED/QLED Technology

The 55EA980 features OLED/QLED technology. 98% of televisions do not feature OLED/QLED technology.

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3D

The LG 55EA980 is 3D, unlike 75% of televisions which are not 3D.

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Supports Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi

The 55EA980 supports Wi-Fi, as do 61% of televisions.

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Does Not Have an Optical Disc Player

The LG 55EA980 does not have an optical disc player. 99% of TVs also do not have an optical disc player.

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Supports Miracast

The 55EA980 supports Miracast, unlike 86% of televisions which do not support Miracast.

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Supports Picture-in-Picture

The 55EA980 supports Picture-in-Picture. 78% of TVs do not support Picture-in-Picture.

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Features Voice Control

The 55EA980 features voice control, unlike 86% of televisions which do not feature voice control.

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Supports Wi-Fi

The 55EA980 supports Wi-Fi. 92% of televisions do not support Wi-Fi.

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Has a 2D-3D Converter

The LG 55EA980 has a 2D-3D converter. 87% of televisions do not have a 2D-3D converter.

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Supports Wi-Fi Direct

The LG 55EA980 supports Wi-Fi Direct, which is unusual. 73% of televisions do not support Wi-Fi Direct.

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Higher Than Average RMS Rated Power

The average RMS rated power of all TVs is 21W, with the lowest being 2W and the highest being 200W. The LG 55EA980's RMS rated power of 40W is higher than average when compared to most other televisions. It is higher than 91% of all televisions when ranked by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Camera

The 55EA980 has a built-in camera, which is unusual. 98% of televisions do not have a built-in camera.

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Supports Intel Wireless Display (Intel WiDi)

The 55EA980 supports Intel Wireless Display (Intel WiDi), which is unusual. 92% of TVs do not support Intel Wireless Display (Intel WiDi).

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Has a Pair of 3D Glasses Included

The 55EA980 has a pair of 3D glasses included. 86% of televisions do not have a pair of 3D glasses included.

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Supports Near Field Communication (NFC)

The 55EA980 supports Near Field Communication (NFC), which is unusual. 98% of televisions do not support Near Field Communication (NFC).

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Does Not Feature Local Dimming

The 55EA980 does not feature local dimming. 76% of TVs also do not feature local dimming.

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Four Loudspeakers

Most TVs have between 1 and 19 loudspeakers, including the 55EA980 which has four loudspeakers.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

certified 55ea980w, lg 55ea980v, lg 55ea980w

Barcodes:

08806084190062, 08806084190086, 08806084190116, 08806084279897, 08806084279910

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