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LG 55SJ8000

LG 55SJ8000
95
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5 Reviews
82
Features
Fully-Featured
64
Popularity
A Less Popular Choice
81
Age
2 Years Old
78
Kagoo Score
Very Good
Our Verdict:
An excellently reviewed and fully featured 4K 54.6" TV. It supports Wi-Fi and Wi-Fi Direct, features local dimming and has an ethernet port.
54.6"
61mm
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Our unique forecasting algorithm looks at historic price trends and predicts the most likely price change over the next 2 weeks. You may want to consider buying now before the price goes up.

There is a 70% chance that the price of the LG 55SJ8000 will go up in the next 2 weeks. We forecast that prices will increase by up to $104 over this period.

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With outstanding reviews and excellent features, we have ranked the LG 55SJ8000 number 33 in 55 inch TVs, number 94 in 4K TVs and number 177 across all TVs.

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Kagoo Score
95
Reviews
82
Features
0
Value for Money
81
Age

78

78
Kagoo Score

Why Has it Scored 78?

our review analysis indicates that it has terrific user reviews with an average user rating of 100%.
This TV is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer TVs with better features are available. However it has good reviews so it may still be worth considering.
This LG TV has some great features:
Large display diagonal
Supports Wi-Fi
Supports Wi-Fi Direct
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 (8 reviews)

100%

of Customers Would Recommend
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What Are People Saying About the LG 55SJ8000?

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Some Owners Thought the LG 55SJ8000 Had a Good Price
  • ... 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 Thoughtfully Designed
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    6 Out of 10 People Thought the LG 55SJ8000 Produced a High Quality Picture
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    How Good Are LG TVs?

    82
    Features

    Key Reasons For and Against

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

    The highest resolution of the LG 55SJ8000 is 4K. That's over four times the resolution of the most common HD type of full hd. 4K Ultra HD TVs have a resolution of 3840 x 2160 pixels.

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

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    Large Display Diagonal
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    The display diagonals of TVs range from 7" to 110", and the average display diagonal is 46". The display diagonal of the 55SJ8000 of 54.6" is larger than average when compared to most other TVs. It is larger than 67% of all TVs when ranked by this feature.

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    Does Not Feature OLED / QLED Technology

    The 55SJ8000 does not feature OLED / QLED technology, although this is within the context that 97% of TVs also do not feature OLED / QLED technology.

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

    Like most other TVs, the LG 55SJ8000 is not 3D. 80% of televisions are not 3D.

    What does "3D" mean? Less Edit
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    The LG 55SJ8000's thickness of 61mm is ok compared to most other TVs. It is thicker than 55% of all TVs when sorted by this feature.

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    Supports Wi-Fi
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    The 55SJ8000 supports Wi-Fi. 61% of TVs also support Wi-Fi.

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    Supports Wi-Fi Direct
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    The LG 55SJ8000 supports Wi-Fi Direct, unlike 72% of TVs which do not support Wi-Fi Direct.

    What is Wi-Fi Direct? Less Edit
    Features Local Dimming
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    The LG 55SJ8000 features local dimming, which is unusual. 78% of TVs do not feature local dimming.

    What is local dimming? Less Edit
    Has an Ethernet Port
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    The LG 55SJ8000 has an ethernet port, as do 65% of TVs.

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    Fast High Frequency Rate

    TVs have high frequency rates of between 50Hz and 4,300Hz, and the average high frequency rate is 230Hz. The high frequency rate of the 55SJ8000 of 120Hz is faster than 65% of all TVs when sorted by this feature.

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    Value for Money

    Value for Money

    The chart below compares the value for money of the LG 55SJ8000 (the red dot) against some of its competitors (the blue dots). Hover on a blue dot to see additional info for each competitor. Click the dot to view that product.

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    What the Reviews Say

    Some owners thought the LG 55SJ8000 had a good price
    81
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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

    Barcodes

     00719192609709

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