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LG 55LM8600
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LG 55LM8600 Top Pick Best Performer
54.6" Passive Nov 2013
Display Diagonal HD Type 3D 3D Type Release Date
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15 Reasons For

Two Industry Awards

This TV received a "Top Pick" award from and it received a "Best Performer" award from

Good Expert Reviews

On average, based on six expert reviews from sites including,, and the average expert rating of this TV is 81 out of 100.

Easy to Use

One person mentioned in their reviews that it was easy to use the menus.

One customer mentioned in their reviews that the LG 55LM8600 was comfortable and easy to hold. gave it a score of 4 stars and said in their LG 55LM8600 review “Compelling 3D, with glasses so light and comfortable”.

One person mentioned in their reviews that this TV was easy to use. said “Incluye el Magic Control Remote, una herramienta importante que complementa todas las funciones de SmartTV” in their LG 55LM8600 review.

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LG Televisions Have Good Reviews

We calculated the average reviews for all LG TVs and also specifically for LG large TVs and found that in both cases LG had good reviews.

Good Size

Some customers wrote in their reviews that the LG 55LM8600 was thin. mentioned “It retains the 3D capabilities, as well as the edge-lighting that allows it such a slim profile” . also said “There are plenty of thin TVs out there”.

Good 3D Picture Quality

One person who bought the product considered that it had a good 3D picture quality.

Good Remote Control

One person said in their reviews that the LG 55LM8600 had a good remote control.


One LG 55LM8600 reviewer who purchased the product concluded that it was well made. wrote three years ago “Solid color? Check” in their LG 55LM8600 review.

Nice Design

One LG 55LM8600 owner who reviewed it concluded that it had a thick frame. wrote “The LG 55LM8600 is undeniably attractive, with its thin bezel.”.

3D Compatible

The 55LM8600 is 3D compatible, as are most of the other TVs of this spec and age.

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Has a WiFi Connection

has a WiFi connection

Like most of the other televisions of a comparable spec and age to the 55LM8600, the 55LM8600 has a WiFi connection.

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Three USB 2.0 Ports

three USB 2.0 ports

Most of the other TVs of a similar type and age to the 55LM8600 only have between one and two USB 2.0 ports, however the LG 55LM8600 has three USB 2.0 ports.

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Has Five Smart Modes

The 55LM8600 has a greater number of smart modes than most similar spec televisions that have been around for a comparable time to it. This LG TV has a Game smart mode, which is the most commonly found smart mode found on TVs of a comparable age and type to the 55LM8600. The smart modes "Cinema", "Energy saving", "Standard" and "Vivid" are also found on this TV.

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Supports One Analog Signal Format System

The number of analog signal format systems supported by the 55LM8600 is more than most large TVs that have been around for more than two years. This television supports an NTSC analog signal format system, which is the most commonly supported analog signal format system supported by large TVs that have been on the market for more than two years.

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Quite Thin

The thicknesses of TVs of a comparable age and spec to the 55LM8600 range from 3.5mm to 100mm. At only 33.02 millimeters, the 55LM8600 has a fairly thin thickness compared to most of the other large TVs that came out around the same time as the 55LM8600.

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3 Reasons Against

Does Not Support Smart TV Features

The 55LM8600 does not support smart TV features, unlike most of the other TVs of this spec and age.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Camera

Most televisions of this age and type do not have a built-in camera. The 55LM8600 is no exception to this as it too does not have a built-in camera.

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Does Not Feature OLED Technology

Like most of the other TVs that have been around for a similar time to the 55LM8600, the 55LM8600 does not feature OLED technology.

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2 Other reasons to consider the LG 55LM8600

Full HD HD Type

Full HD HD type

The display resolution of this television is Full HD, which is the most commonly found HD type on similar spec TVs that are a comparable age 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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Released Over Three Years Ago

It was over three years ago when LG released the 55LM8600.


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2 Awards Top Pick Best Performer

Expert Reviews

20 February 2013

The LG 47LM8600 (MSRP $2299) is a high-end LCD television with 3D tech and smart capabilities. This series is second tier in LG's 2012 line-up, and comes with many of the same features as their... Read more…

Excelente qualidade de imagem com as tecnologias IPS e nano LED
Acabamento matador
3D de alta qualidade
Dual Play para games compatveis
Conexes compatveis com praticamente qualquer tipo de aparelho
Preo alto
Baixa qualidade dos aplicativos
Som mediano
No tem Ginga
Es un poco tardado buscar algo en la web ya que el control no incluye un teclado QWERTY lo que facilitara la escritura de tus bsquedas
3 January 2013

Great black levels? Check. Solid color? Check. Superb resolution? Check. Near plasma-quality off-axis performance? Check. Compelling 3D, with glasses so light and comfortable, it's easy to forget...

7 August 2012

New technologies are always accompanied by complexities and tedious set-up procedures. But LG has managed to eradicate many of the complexities from its new television series while loading them...

The LM8600 has a Standard picture setting option that competes very well with the best picture settings we can come up with even after calibration with our professional equipment, CalPro software... Read more…

20 January 2012

The LG 55LM8600 is undeniably attractive, with its thin bezel, but there are plenty of thin TVs out there. What?s to separate it from the pack? To draw attention, LG is focusing on a combination...

28 January 2013

O modelo Cinema 3D SmartTV LM8600 da LG pode ser encontrado por cerca de R$ 6.000,00 nas lojas de varejo, sendo uma boa opção para quem pretende utilizar todos os recursos oferecidos, como...

9 November 2012

A resposta para esta pergunta depende do seu saldo bancário: caso você possa gastar de R$ 4 a 8 mil em uma Smart TV, podemos dizer que você dificilmente encontrará uma melhor do que a LG...

25 July 2012

Se você acha sua smartTV inteligente, saiba que a Cinema Screen 47LM8600 é mais. Ela é a primeira TV com reconhecimento de voz testada pelo INFOlab. O ditado substitui a digitação no uso da... Read more…

16 May 2012

Esta pantalla de 55 pulgadas lista para 3D es una excelente opción para ver películas en familia y descargar contenido de Internet; además, no te tienes que preocupar por los lentes ya que...

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Electricity cost when switched on $206.86
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Total running cost over 5 years $207.32
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Running this TV over 5 years will generate 1.4 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
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Manufacturer Part Numbers lg 55lm8600
Barcodes 00719192583627