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LG 55EC9300

$2,399.99
54.6" Full HD Passive Jun 2014
Display Diagonal HD Type 3D 3D Type Release Date
Five industry awards
Excellent shadow detail
OLED technology delivers brilliant picture quality
99 Reviews + 5 Awards
soundandvision.com Top Pick PC Mag Editor's Choice tomsguide.com Editor's Choice hdtvtest.co.uk Recommended
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Reviews

Five Industry Awards

Amongst televisions of this age and spec, this television is one of the most awarded by experts.

The reviewers at PC Mag and Tomsguide.com both said that this TV was superb and gave it their "Editor's Choice" award.

In addition, this television received a "Highly Recommended" award from Flatpanelshd.com and it received a "Recommended" award from Hdtvtest.co.uk.

The reviewer at one more expert review site concluded that this LG TV was good. Soundandvision.com gave this television a "Top Pick" award.

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Good Expert Reviews

On average, based on nine expert reviews from sites including CNET.com, PC Mag, CNET.com.au and CNET.co.uk this LG TV has an overall expert rating of 83 out of 100.

Owner Reviews Are Excellent

On average, people who bought this medium display diagonal television rated it as outstanding. Over 86% of reviewers gave this television the highest possible rating of 5 stars and 97% of those asked said they would recommend buying it to others.

Good Brand

We checked 8,960 owner and expert reviews (including 911 verified purchases) for LG televisions and found that on average LG has good reviews compared to other manufacturers. We also found that LG has good reviews specifically for its medium display diagonal TVs. 97% of those that bought a LG television would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

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Excellent Shadow Detail

Twenty-six owners wrote in their reviews that the product had good picture quality. Toptenreviews.com said two years ago “Shadow detail to die for” in their LG 55EC9300 review. Toptenreviews.com also said “Excellent shadow detail” in their review. Two years ago Shayel wrote “The picture has such clarity” and gave it a score of 5 stars.

Twenty-two customers who purchased this TV thought it had a good contrast ratio. Toptenreviews.com mentioned in their review of the LG 55EC9300 “Perfect black levels”. Toptenreviews.com also mentioned “Blacks, contrast” in their review. Toptenreviews.com also mentioned “Superb black levels and contrast” in their review.

Ten owners considered that the product had good colour saturation. Toptenreviews.com wrote in their review of the LG 55EC9300 “Deep, rich colors” although they gave this TV a score of 1 stars. Skiracer wrote in their review of this TV on Walmart.com “From the deepest blacks to very crisp colors this is the best I have ever seen” and gave it a score of 9 stars. Vickers wrote on Walmart.com “Overall I'd buy this tv because I wanted something that looked real and when there's real colors involved like this tv has you don't want any other tv”.

One owner who reviewed the product concluded that it had a wide viewing angle. Nerdman mentioned two years ago “I do notice that the viewing angle is better than my old set”. One owner considered that it had a good refresh rate. Htp313 mentioned in their review of this TV on Walmart.com “You could spend more money for a faster refresh rate on another hdtv.”.

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Very Good 3D Effect With Both Included Glasses

Eleven owners who bought it reckoned that it had a good 3D picture quality. Toptenreviews.com wrote in their review of the LG 55EC9300 “Very good 3D effect with both included glasses”. Nitin said “Got the new TV for about a month now, fantastic picture quality - upconverts well 2d into 3d - pictures are crisp” in their LG 55EC9300 review and rated it 7 stars. Ssddtanya said on Walmart.com “It's come with 3D and it's work great” in their review of this TV and rated it 6 stars.

Good High Def TV

Three people mentioned that this TV was good at displaying high definition TV. Expert review site Soundandvision.com wrote in their LG 55EC9300 review “The limited yield for OLED panels, resulting in a high retail cost, has driven most HDTV makers to the sidelines.”.

Full HD

Full HD

The display resolution of this TV is Full HD, which is the most frequently found HD type on televisions that have been available for a comparable time to it. Full HD TVs have a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels.

Full HD TVs have a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution

This TV supports a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, which is the most commonly supported display resolution on comparable spec TVs that have been available for more than two years.

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Has a 2D-3D Converter

The 55EC9300 has a 2D-3D converter. Most of the other TVs that have been available for more than two years also have a 2D-3D converter.

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Design

Nice Design

Seven owners who reviewed this TV considered that it was good looking. Expert website Digitaltrends.com said “Pair that with an excellent smart TV interface and wrap it up in a sexy package” in their review of this TV. Tomsguide.com mentioned “LG's OLED TV comes close to perfection, thanks to gorgeous colors, stunning contrast” in their review of the LG 55EC9300. Tbash wrote in their review of this TV on Walmart.com “It is pretty user friendly and easy to set up”.

Four people considered that the product was well designed. David45 scored it 7 stars and mentioned in their review of this TV on Walmart.com “It's design so elegant.”. Judyk mentioned on Walmart.com “I am very happy with this TV, awesome colors, love the curve design, thin design” in their review of the LG 55EC9300. Marramucia gave it a score of 8 stars and said in their review of the LG 55EC9300 “5 stars only one thing i wish it would have a better and easier design is the wall mounting”.

One customer who bought the product considered that it was smooth. Rj Saint Augustine wrote on Walmart.com “Selecting the "user" picture mode, oled light =70, contrast = 88, brightness = 48, v/h sharpness = 20, color = 58, tint = 0, tru motion at smooth” in their review of this TV.

One owner mentioned in their reviews that it was neat. Marramucia wrote on Walmart.com “Image, contrast, resolution, colors, everything is so neat and colorful”.

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OLED Technology Delivers Brilliant Picture Quality

Twenty-eight owners mentioned that the product was good quality. Toptenreviews.com mentioned “OLED technology delivers brilliant picture quality” in their LG 55EC9300 review. Expert website Cnet.com wrote three years ago “The LG 55EC9300 lives up to the promise of OLED with the best picture quality of any TV we've ever reviewed” . Two years ago Hdtvsolutions.com scored it 7 stars and wrote “The picture quality ranks with the best that we have seen” in their review of this TV.

Easy to Use

Eight people mentioned that it was easy to use. Nerdman wrote in their review of this TV on Walmart.com “The 3D functionality was easier to use than any set I owned”. Trisha61 wrote in their LG 55EC9300 review “It is so easy to use even I could set it up” and rated it 8 stars. Two years ago David45 wrote in their review of this TV on Walmart.com “The interface and remote control is user friendly”.

Four customers wrote in their reviews that the product was easy to use the menus. Nick rated it 6 stars and he mentioned in his review of the LG 55EC9300 on Walmart.com “There are numerous video settings to get the picture to match your preferences”. Steve64 said in their review of the LG 55EC9300 “Set up was relatively easy, remote and menus are intuitive” and gave it a score of 7 stars. Bigmike69 scored it 5 stars and mentioned in their review of this TV “Telling buyers there is a help section in the WebOS menu would be nice.”.

Four customers who purchased the product considered that it was easy to setup. Kfrankk gave it a rating of 9 stars and mentioned on Walmart.com “Very easy to set up and use”. Gremlin gave this TV a rating of 7 stars and wrote “When setting up the TV (easy setup) make sure to turn off store/home mode”. Jerry771 scored this TV 9 stars and wrote in their review of this TV “It was really easy to set up and easy to navigate between functions”.

Two customers who purchased it agreed that it had a good interface. Htp313 rated the product 7 stars and mentioned in their LG 55EC9300 review three years ago “The user interface is also very good”.

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Robust

One owner said in their reviews that this TV was strong and durable. Three years ago Judyk rated it 6 stars and wrote in their review of the LG 55EC9300 on Walmart.com “Not too heavy, great sturdy base”. One owner mentioned in their reviews that the product was well made. Judyk wrote on Walmart.com “I use a soundbar with this TV, even though the speakers built in are pretty good” in their LG 55EC9300 review.


Features

Good Technical Features

Five owners who reviewed it concluded that it had good features. Two years ago Viper wrote in their review of this TV on Walmart.com “Also has great features with accessories”. Gaterr wrote in their LG 55EC9300 review “The WebOS features are fun” . Two years ago Farmer Steve scored the product 4 stars and wrote on Walmart.com “It has a lot of features that seem like they might be nice if I didn't have a computer hooked up to it”.

Good for Wall Mounting

One customer concluded that the product was good for wall mounting.

Good Remote Control

Eight people mentioned that this TV had a good remote control. Shayel mentioned in their LG 55EC9300 review on Walmart.com two years ago “We also have the magic remote which I love”. Bob Mac gave it a rating of 9 stars and he wrote “The magic remote control takes a little getting used to.”. Jim44 gave it a rating of 7 stars and wrote in their review of the LG 55EC9300 “Learning the features of the remote were easy and logical”.


Benefits

Great for Films

Two customers wrote in their reviews that this TV was great for watching Netflix.

One customer who reviewed the product considered that it was great for watching films. Two years ago David45 wrote in their review of the LG 55EC9300 on Walmart.com “All the scenes that are played in a dark environment are as enjoyable as you would in a movie theater (even better”.

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Smart TV

Good Smart TV Features

Two customers concluded that the LG 55EC9300 was good for watching on demand TV. Teejon said on Walmart.com “Apps like Netflix and Amazon are easily to access”. Lauranfrank mentioned on Walmart.com “If you love movies you'll love the Netflix feature” and gave this TV a rating of 8 stars.

Supports Smart TV Features

The 55EC9300 supports smart TV features, as do most of the other TVs of this type and age.

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Power

Good Environmental Credentials

One customer who bought it thought it was good in terms of power usage. Farmer Steve wrote “I like the energy saving/screen brightness feature as an idea.” and rated the product 7 stars.


Audio

Quiet

One owner who reviewed the product concluded that it was quiet. Walmart.com wrote “Fanless QUIET”.

Good Sound Quality

Six owners who purchased it reckoned that it had good sound quality. Two years ago Nerdman said in their review of this TV on Walmart.com “The TV integrated with ease into my full function audio visual system and worked with no problems at all”. Farmer Steve wrote on Walmart.com “It won't let me use my very good computer speakers” in their review of this TV. Abe Clone gave it a score of 6 stars and he wrote “With the addition of the sound bar its beyond incredible” in his LG 55EC9300 review.

Quite High RMS Rated Power

Medium display diagonal TVs that have been available for more than two years have RMS rated powers of between 4W and 80W. At 40 Watts, the 55EC9300 has a very high RMS rated power compared to most of the other TVs of this age and spec.

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Support

Good Support

One customer said in their reviews that it had good technical guidance.


Networking

Supports Wi-Fi

supports Wi-Fi

The 55EC9300 supports Wi-Fi. Most of the other TVs of this type and age also support Wi-Fi.

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Supports Miracast

The 55EC9300 supports Miracast. Most of the other medium display diagonal TVs that were launched around the same time as this television also support Miracast.

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Has a Wi-Fi Direct

The 55EC9300 has a Wi-Fi Direct, as do most of the other TVs of a comparable age and spec to this TV.

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Has an Ethernet Port

The 55EC9300 has an ethernet port, as do most of the other TVs of this age and spec.

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Ports & Interfaces

Supports Intel Wireless Display (Intel WiDi)

The 55EC9300 supports Intel Wireless Display (Intel WiDi). Most of the other TVs of this age and type also support Intel Wireless Display (Intel WiDi).

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Performance

Features Local Dimming

The 55EC9300 features local dimming, unlike most of the other medium display diagonal TVs that have been available for a similar time to this TV which do not feature local dimming.

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Supports 24p Support

The 55EC9300 supports 24p support. Most of the other televisions of this age and type also support 24p support.

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Certificates

Has an Energy Star Certified

The 55EC9300 has an energy Star certified, as do most of the other medium display diagonal TVs that came out around the same time as this TV.

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Packaging Content

Features 3D Glasses Included

The LG 55EC9300 features 3D glasses included, as do most of the other TVs of a similar spec and age to this TV.

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Weight & Dimensions

Slim and Sexy Panel Design

Seven customers who bought it considered that it was thin. Toptenreviews.com mentioned “Slim and sexy panel design” nonetheless they rated this TV 14 out of 100. Walmart.com mentioned “Light and thin”. Toptenreviews.com also wrote “This 55-inch full HD TV measures 0.17 inches at the edges where it is thinnest and 3.1 inches at the center where it is thickest” in their review.

Two customers mentioned in their reviews that the product was heavy and bulky. Two years ago Hdtvsolutions.com wrote “Despite its hefty price tag, this LG 55EC9300 55-inch OLED HDTV wholeheartedly earns our Highly Recommended rating” and gave the LG 55EC9300 a score of 7 stars. Steve64 mentioned “Works well is heavy lit room (windows), even better when dark” .

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Other

Released Over Two Years Ago

This medium display diagonal television was released in April 2017.

Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers lg glasses55ec9300, lg 55ec9300rb, lg 1080p
Barcodes 00719192594388, 08806084776327, 718122795093R1

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