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LG 55LE8500

LG 55LE8500
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An award winning and good spec 55" Full HD TV, with OK running costs and one of the thinnest thicknesses around
55" Full HD No 34.5mm Mar 2010
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LG 55LE8500 Review

With excellent reviews and very good features, we have ranked the LG 55LE8500 number 48 in 55 inch TVs.
90
Reviews
19 Reviews + 3 Awards
78
Features
Good Features
69
Running Costs
$130 Over 5 Years
75
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 75?

It has good expert reviews with an average expert rating of 76%, based on 19 reviews.
This TV is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer televisions with better features are available. However it has good reviews so it may still be worth considering. View the latest televisions 2018.
This LG TV has running costs of $130 over 5 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 4,333 televisions that we have compared it to. View all energy saving TVs.
The 55LE8500 has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Larger than average display diagonal
Thinner than average
Only Full HD
Does not feature OLED/QLED technology

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LG 55LE8500 In-Depth Analysis

Running Costs

Running Costs Are OK

Based on typical energy prices and usage levels we estimate that the 55LE8500 will cost $130 over 5 years to run, which is typical compared to the other 4,333 televisions.

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Features

Only Full HD

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

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Larger Than Average Display Diagonal

The 55LE8500's display diagonal of 55" is larger than 71% of all TVs when ranked by this feature. Across all the TVs the display diagonals range from 13" to 110", and the average display diagonal is 46".

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Does Not Feature OLED/QLED Technology

The 55LE8500 does not feature OLED/QLED technology. 98% of TVs also do not feature OLED/QLED technology.

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Not 3D

The 55LE8500 is not 3D. 75% of TVs are also not 3D.

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Thinner Than Average

The LG 55LE8500's thickness of only 34.5mm is thinner than average when compared to most other TVs. It is in the thinnest 9% of all TVs when sorted by this feature. The thinnest thickness of TVs is 1.7mm, the thickest is 100mm, and the average thickness is 60mm.

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Has a Full HD Display

The 55LE8500 has a Full HD display, unlike 94% of TVs which do not have a Full HD display.

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Faster Than Average High Frequency Rate

The high frequency rates of televisions range from 50Hz to 3,000Hz, and the average high frequency rate is 260Hz. The 55LE8500's high frequency rate of 200Hz is faster than 72% of all TVs when ordered by this feature.

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Has a PC in (D-Sub) Port

The 55LE8500 has a PC in (D-Sub) port, unlike 70% of TVs which do not have a PC in (D-Sub) port.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

lg 55le8500

Barcodes:

00719192176805, 08808992757863, 08808992846185

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