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LG 55LW340

A 1 year old 55 inch Full HD TV with average features
55" Full HD No No May 2016
Display Diagonal HD Type 3D OLED Technology Release Date

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LG 55LW340 Review

With average features, we have scored the LG 55LW340 as follows for Summary.
59
Average Features
18
18
Overall Score
44
Mediocre

Why Has it Scored 45?

At over a year old this TV is slightly out of date, and newer TVs with more up to date technology are available. View the latest televisions 2017.
It has some good features, but is also missing a few features:
Has a child lock
Supports 24p
Only Full HD
Does not feature OLED technology
16
Mediocre
50
Average
38
Mediocre

LG 55LW340 In-Depth Analysis

Features

Only Full HD

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

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Average Display Diagonal

The 55LW340's display diagonal of 55" is pretty average compared to most other TVs. It is in the smallest 1% of all televisions when ranked by this feature.

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Does Not Feature OLED Technology

The 55LW340 does not feature OLED technology, although it is worth noting that 98% of televisions also do not feature OLED technology.

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Not 3D

Like most other televisions, the 55LW340 is not 3D. 74% of TVs are not 3D.

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Does Not Support Wi-Fi

The 55LW340 does not support Wi-Fi, unlike 59% of televisions which support Wi-Fi.

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Does Not Support Internet TV

The 55LW340 does not support internet TV, although this is within the context that 61% of TVs also do not support internet TV.

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Has a Child Lock

The 55LW340 has a child lock. 90% of televisions do not have a child lock.

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Very Low RMS Rated Power

The RMS rated powers of televisions range from 2W to 120W, and the average RMS rated power is 21W. The 55LW340's RMS rated power of only 10W is fairly low compared to most other TVs. It is in the lowest 11% of all televisions when ranked by this feature.

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Supports 24p

The 55LW340 supports 24p. 84% of televisions do not support 24p.

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Energy Star Certified

The LG 55LW340 is Energy Star certified, which is unusual. 84% of televisions are not Energy Star certified.

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Quite Slow Response Time

The 55LW340's response time of 9ms is fairly slow compared to most other TVs. It is in the slowest 19% of all televisions when ranked by this feature. The fastest response time of televisions is 0.002ms, the slowest is 180ms, and the average response time is 7.5ms.

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Supports High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP)

The 55LW340 supports High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP), unlike 81% of televisions which do not support High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP).

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Very Slow High Frequency Rate

The average high frequency rate of all televisions is 260Hz, with the slowest being 20Hz and the fastest being 3,000Hz. The high frequency rate of the 55LW340 of only 60Hz is in the slowest 22% of all televisions when ordered by this feature.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers lg 55lw340c
Barcodes 00719192200203, 00719192200326, 08806087756388, 08806087756760

Frequently Asked Questions About the LG 55LW340

Higher RMS rated power
Dimmer display brightness
10W higher RMS rated power
Five months older

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