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LG 55SJ8000

LG 55SJ8000
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Features
Fully-Featured
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Popularity
A Less Popular Choice
82
Age
2 Years Old
77
Kagoo Score
Very Good
Our Verdict:
A fully featured and positively reviewed 4K 54.6" television.
4K 54.6" No 61mm Mar 2017
HD Type Display Diagonal OLED / QLED Technology Thickness Release Date
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LG 55SJ8000 Price History

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There is a 49% chance that the price of the LG 55SJ8000 will go down in the next 2 weeks. We forecast that prices might drop by up to $34 over this period.

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With outstanding reviews and excellent features, we have ranked the LG 55SJ8000 number 3 across all TVs, number 6 in 55 inch TVs and number 66 in 4K TVs.

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Kagoo Score
97
Reviews
82
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82
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Kagoo Score

Why Has it Scored 77?

customers report that it has terrific user reviews with an average user rating of 100%.
At over a year old this television is slightly out of date, and newer TVs with more up to date technology are available.
This TV has some great features:
4K
Larger than average display diagonal
Supports Wi-Fi
Features local dimming
Nano cell display. deeper, more natural colors
Lifelike picture with over A billion rich colors
SUPER UHD cinematic experience
Enjoy the most HDR content

What is the Kagoo Score?

We calculate the Kagoo Score for each TV by looking at its reviews, features, popularity, age, value for money and running costs.

The Kagoo Score is an easy way to understand whether the TV is recommended.

The Kagoo Scores are constantly being updated. As newer, higher spec TVs come to market, the older TVs will gradually have their Kagoo Score reduced.

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Average Review Score

4.7 stars (5 reviews)

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What Are People Saying About the LG 55SJ8000?

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  • ... every penny. We're seeing things that we could only see in real life! Very good value and best buy for the buck. Kudo's to B&H for great sells and service...
    Mmp1953 - Bhphotovideo.com 8 Mar 2018
  • ... every penny. We're seeing things that we could only see in real life! Very good value and best buy for the buck. Kudo's to B&H for great sells and service...
    Melvin - Bhphotovideo.com 8 Mar 2018
  • One Person Thought it Was Well Designed
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    Most People Thought it Produced a High Quality Image
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    How Good Are LG TVs?

    82
    Features

    Key Reasons For and Against

    4K
    Larger than average display diagonal
    Supports Wi-Fi
    Features local dimming
    Supports Wi-Fi Direct
    Has an ethernet port
    Average thickness
    Average high frequency rate
    Does not feature OLED / QLED technology
    Not 3D
    4K

    The 55SJ8000 has a maximum resolution of 4K. That's over four times the resolution of a Full HD television, which is the most common resolution. Across all TVs the worst resolution is HD Ready and the best is 8K. 4K Ultra HD TVs have a resolution of 3840 x 2160 pixels.

    4K Ultra HD TVs have a resolution of 3840 x 2160 pixels.

    What does "HD type" mean? Less Edit
    Larger Than Average Display Diagonal
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    The smallest display diagonal of TVs is 7", the largest is 110", and the average display diagonal is 46". The display diagonal of the 55SJ8000 of 54.6" is larger than 68% of all televisions when ordered by this feature.

    What does "display diagonal" mean? Less Edit
    Does Not Feature OLED / QLED Technology

    Like most other TVs, the LG 55SJ8000 does not feature OLED / QLED technology. 97% of TVs do not feature OLED / QLED technology.

    What is OLED / QLED technology? Less Edit
    Not 3D

    The LG 55SJ8000 is not 3D, although it is worth noting that 80% of TVs are also not 3D.

    What does "3D" mean? Less Edit
    Average Thickness
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    The thickness of the 55SJ8000 of 61mm is relatively standard compared to most other televisions. It is in the thickest 45% of all TVs when ordered by this feature.

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    Supports Wi-Fi
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    The LG 55SJ8000 supports Wi-Fi, as do 59% of televisions.

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    Features Local Dimming

    The 55SJ8000 features local dimming, which is unusual. 78% of TVs do not feature local dimming.

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    Supports Wi-Fi Direct

    The 55SJ8000 supports Wi-Fi Direct. 72% of televisions do not support Wi-Fi Direct.

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    Average High Frequency Rate

    The high frequency rate of the LG 55SJ8000 of 120Hz is fairly average compared to most other televisions. It is in the fastest 60% of all TVs when ordered by this feature.

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    Has an Ethernet Port
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    The LG 55SJ8000 has an ethernet port. 63% of TVs also have an ethernet port.

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    Value for Money

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    What the Reviews Say

    Some owners thought this TV had a good price
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    LG 55SJ8000 Release Date

    March 2017

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    LG 55SJ8000 Specification

    Key Features
    HD Type
    Display Diagonal
    OLED / QLED Technology
    Thickness
    Display
    3D
    High Frequency Rate
    Screen Shape
    Display Resolution
    Motion Interpolation Frequency
    Motion Interpolation Technology
    Supported Video Mode
    Aspect Ratio
    Display Colours
    Display Technology
    Native Refresh Rate
    Audio
    RMS Rated Power
    Loudspeaker
    Built-in Speaker
    Audio Decoders
    Speaker
    Smart TV
    Internet TV
    Smart TV
    Operating System Version
    Operating System Installed
    App Store
    Design
    VESA Mounting Interfaces
    Colour
    VESA Mounting
    Power
    Power Consumption (Standby)
    AC Input Voltage
    AC Input Frequency
    Performance
    Local Dimming
    Networking
    Wi-Fi
    Ethernet Port
    Wi-Fi Direct
    Wi-Fi Standards
    Web Browser
    Weight & Dimensions
    Weight
    Weight With Stand
    Depth (With Stand)
    Height (With Stand)
    Width (With Stand)
    Height
    Width
    Ports & Interfaces
    DVI Port
    High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP)
    PC in (D-Sub) Port
    Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Port
    RF Port
    Digital Audio Optical Out
    Composite Video in
    Component Video (YPbPr/YCbCr) in
    HDMI Port
    Consumer Electronics Control (CEC)
    RS-232C Port
    Packaging Data
    Package Weight
    Package Height
    Package Width

    Product Identifiers

    Manufacturer Part Numbers

    lg 55sj8000series, lg sj8000

    Barcodes

     00719192609709

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