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LG 55LY340

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LG 55LY340

LG 55LY340
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A very economical to run and fully featured 54.64" Full HD TV
54.64" Full HD No 63.5mm Jun 2014
Display Diagonal HD Type OLED/QLED Technology Thickness Release Date
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LG 55LY340 Review

With low running costs and excellent features, we have scored the LG 55LY340 as follows:
80
Features
Fully-Featured
87
Running Costs
$61 Over 5 Years
74
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 74?

It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better TVs are available. View the latest TVs 2018.
This TV has running costs of $61 over 5 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 4,388 televisions that we have compared it to. View all energy saving TVs.
It has some great features:
Larger than average display diagonal
Has a PC in (D-Sub) port
Energy Star certified
Supports swivelling
Public display mode
Usb cloning
Welcome screen
MHL
RS232C CONTROL
Multi IR
USB 2.0
External speaker out
IR out

LG 55LY340 In-Depth Analysis

Running Costs

Average Running Costs

The average 5 year running cost of the 55LY340 is $61 based on typical energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 4,388 TVs.

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Features

Larger Than Average Display Diagonal

The display diagonals of televisions range from 13" to 110", and the average display diagonal is 46". The display diagonal of the 55LY340 of 54.6" is larger than average when compared to most other televisions. It is in the largest 31% of all televisions when sorted by this feature.

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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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Does Not Feature OLED/QLED Technology

Like most other televisions, the 55LY340 does not feature OLED/QLED technology. 98% of televisions do not feature OLED/QLED technology.

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Not 3D

The 55LY340 is not 3D, although it is worth keeping in mind that 75% of TVs are also not 3D.

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Average Thickness

The thickness of the LG 55LY340 of 63.5mm is pretty average compared to most other televisions. It is in the thickest 58% of all televisions when ordered by this feature.

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Does Not Support Wi-Fi

The 55LY340 does not support Wi-Fi. 61% of televisions do support Wi-Fi.

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Has a PC in (D-Sub) Port

The 55LY340 has a PC in (D-Sub) port, which is unusual. 71% of TVs do not have a PC in (D-Sub) port.

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Energy Star Certified

The LG 55LY340 is Energy Star certified. 83% of televisions are not Energy Star certified.

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Supports Swivelling

The 55LY340 supports swivelling, unlike 96% of televisions which do not support swivelling.

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Does Not Have an Ethernet Port

The 55LY340 does not have an ethernet port. 65% of televisions do have an ethernet port.

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RoHS Compliant

The LG 55LY340 is RoHS compliant, unlike 96% of televisions which are not RoHS compliant.

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Very Low Contrast Ratio (typical)

The 55LY340's contrast ratio (typical) of only 1,200 is lower than average when compared to most other TVs. It is lower than 71% of all televisions when ordered by this feature. TVs have contrast ratios (typical) of between 300 and 5,000,000, and the average contrast ratio (typical) is 38,000.

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Very Slow High Frequency Rate

The LG 55LY340's high frequency rate of only 60Hz is in the slowest 21% of all televisions when ranked by this feature. Televisions have high frequency rates of between 50Hz and 3,000Hz, and the average high frequency rate is 250Hz.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

lg 55ly340c

Barcodes:

00719192917576, 07191929175764

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