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LG 55LW340C

76

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LG 55LW340C

$524.99
LG 55LW340
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A fully featured and bargain price 55" Full HD TV
55" Full HD No No May 2016
Display Diagonal HD Type OLED/QLED Technology 3D Release Date
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LG 55LW340 Review

With excellent features, we have ranked the LG 55LW340 number 434 across all TVs.
75
Value for Money
Very Good
81
Features
Fully-Featured
76
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 76?

At over a year old this TV is slightly out of date, and newer televisions with more up to date technology are available. View the latest TVs 2018.
It has some great features:
Larger than average display diagonal
Energy Star certified
Supports High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP)
Has a child lock
Public display mode
Usb cloning
Welcome screen
Lock mode
External speaker out
Multi IR

LG 55LW340 In-Depth Analysis

Value For Money

Poor Value for Money

Whilst the product is cheaper than 54% of TVs, it has mediocre features and at $524.99 it does not look like great value for money overall.

Features

Only Full HD

The display resolution of this TV is Full HD, which is typical of many televisions. Full HD TVs have a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels.

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Larger Than Average Display Diagonal

Across all the televisions the display diagonals range from 13" to 110", and the average display diagonal is 46". The display diagonal of the 55LW340 of 55" is larger than 81% of all televisions when ranked by this feature.

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Does Not Feature OLED/QLED Technology

The 55LW340 does not feature OLED/QLED technology, although it is worth keeping in mind that 98% of televisions also do not feature OLED/QLED technology.

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Not 3D

The 55LW340 is not 3D, although it is worth noting that 75% of televisions are also not 3D.

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Does Not Support Wi-Fi

The LG 55LW340 does not support Wi-Fi, unlike most other televisions. 61% of televisions support Wi-Fi.

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Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The contrast ratio (typical) of the LG 55LW340 of 1,200 is pretty typical compared to most other TVs. It is higher than 56% of all televisions when sorted by this feature.

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Energy Star Certified

The LG 55LW340 is Energy Star certified. 83% of televisions are not Energy Star certified.

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Very Low RMS Rated Power

The RMS rated power of the LG 55LW340 of only 10W is lower than average when compared to most other televisions. It is lower than 89% of all televisions when ranked by this feature. Across all the televisions the RMS rated powers range from 2W to 200W, and the average RMS rated power is 21W.

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Very Slow High Frequency Rate

The 55LW340's high frequency rate of only 60Hz is slower than average when compared to most other TVs. It is in the slowest 15% of all televisions when ordered by this feature. The slowest high frequency rate of TVs is 50Hz, the fastest is 3,000Hz, and the average high frequency rate is 250Hz.

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Supports High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP)

The LG 55LW340 supports High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP), unlike 78% of televisions which do not support High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP).

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Slower Than Average Response Time

The fastest response time of TVs is 0.1ms, the slowest is 50ms, and the average response time is 6.9ms. The 55LW340's response time of 9ms is slower than average when compared to most other TVs. It is in the slowest 11% of all televisions when sorted by this feature.

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Has a Child Lock

The 55LW340 has a child lock. 88% of televisions do not have a child lock.

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Supports 24p

The 55LW340 supports 24p. 85% of televisions do not support 24p.

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Does Not Support Internet TV

The 55LW340 does not support internet TV. 59% of televisions also do not support internet TV.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

lg electronics 55lw340c, lg 55lw340c

Barcodes:

00719192200203, 00719192200326, 08806087735093, 08806087756388, 08806087756760

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