Close
Share on
LG 55UH661
LG 55UH661
7 Images + 1 Video

Loading image...

LG 55UH661

55" 4K Ultra HD 50Hz Flat Mar 2016
A+
Display Diagonal HD Type High Frequency Rate Screen Shape Release Date $96.95 Electricity cost over 5 years
Owner reviews are good
Easy to use
Poor stand
45 Reviews

Available from international sellers only

Tell Me When It Becomes Available See International Prices
You are subscribed to price alerts for this product
Unsubscribe

Reviews

Owner Reviews Are Good

On average, people who bought this 4K and 8K TV rated it as 87%. 31 reviewers gave this television either 4 or 5 stars.

LG TVs Have Good Reviews

Based on 8,960 owner and expert reviews (including 1,780 verified purchases), LG has good ratings for its TVs. LG also has good ratings specifically for its 4K and 8K TVs compared to other brands. 92% of those that bought a LG television would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Design

Easy to Use

Twelve customers who purchased it considered that it was easy to setup. Albay mentioned “Great TV easy to set up and great value can fully recomend” in their review of this TV. Yfree0204 scored it 4 stars out of 5 and wrote on Johnlewis.com “This TV is very easy to set up” in their review of this TV. Mrs T wrote in April last year “It was super easy to set up and tune, especially since it did it all itself! I remember the days when you had to sit” and scored the LG 55UH661 the highest possible rating of 5 stars.

Seven customers wrote in their reviews that this TV was easy to use. Mrs T mentioned on Ao.com “There was a really handy box that kept the remote, batteries, guarantee”. Sheikh101 wrote in their review of this TV “LG did a good job with WebOS3 - loving the apps, functions and how intuitive it is to use”. Lasramblas962 wrote “This LG TV is easy to use and the picture quality is superb” in their review of this TV.

Three people who purchased the product concluded that it was easy to use the menus. M.tintner said “I tried the helpful settings suggested for Standard on the top review here”. One customer who purchased the product mentioned that it had a good interface. In April last year Ranjit mentioned “Good - Excellent interface” but even so they only rated it 40 out of 100.

Read more Less

Good Product Quality

Seventeen customers who reviewed it said that it was good quality. Andyc69 mentioned in April last year “The picture quality is great”. Sheila M Fisher said in her review of this TV “Good picture quality” and gave it a score of a maximum of 5 stars. Des02 wrote in their review of this TV “Excellent picture quality, good sound” and gave the LG 55UH661 a rating of the highest possible rating of 5 stars.

Well Made

Seven owners who reviewed this TV thought it was well made. Last year Johnlewis.com said “Solid machine”. Johnlewis.com also wrote “Excellent build, light body, IPSNvidia combo is ahhhmazing, backlit keyboard.” in their review. Johnlewis.com also wrote “Thin, Light, solid aluminum construction” in their review.

One person who purchased the product said that it was reliable. Rebecca Blackman mentioned in her review of this TV on Amazon “REVIEW UPDATED - EXTRA SETTINGS ADDED Our reliable.” and rated it a maximum of 5 stars.

Read more Less

Good Looking

Seven people who reviewed it mentioned that it was good looking. Johnlewis.com mentioned in their review of the LG 55UH661 last year “Pretty fast for a laptop quad 7, gtx 960m”. Brenlu gave it a rating of a maximum of 5 stars and said in their review of this TV on Johnlewis.com “Would definitely recommend LG good looking tv”. Mr. John I. Chaplin wrote “A beautiful piece of equipment which is lightening fast to respond” in his review of this TV.

One owner who purchased it reckoned that it was well designed. Johnlewis.com wrote in their review of this TV last year “I really like the design of the laptop”.

Read more Less

Smart TV

Smart TV Features Are Good

Three people who reviewed the LG 55UH661 concluded that it had good apps. Amazon Customer mentioned “Pros Outstanding picture in 4k Impressive sound as standard Easy to use operating system with good range of apps Good link up capabilities e.g”. Recycled Rabbit wrote on Amazon “We found that there does seem to be some hiccups if you are streaming via another device versus the TVs built in apps”.

Two customers who purchased it considered that it was good for watching Freeview TV. Mrs T she mentioned “We live in an area where we are unable to get sky or cable so having the freesat and freeview built in is an awesome feature for us”.

Two owners who purchased it reckoned that it was good for watching YouTube on.

Read more Less

Good Connectivity

One owner mentioned in their reviews that the LG 55UH661 had a good signal strength. Recycled Rabbit said on Amazon in April last year “Ultimately I think most of the issues I'm experiencing are due to wifi signal strength”.

Features Timeshift

The 55UH661 features timeshift. Most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that came out more than a year ago also feature timeshift.

Chart Hide Chart Edit

Supports Smart TV Features

The LG 55UH661 supports smart TV features. Most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that have been available for around the same time as this TV also support smart TV features.

Chart Hide Chart Edit

Features

Good Remote Control

One person said in their reviews that this TV had a good remote control.

Good Features

Three customers who reviewed it concluded that it had good features. Johnlewis.com gave the product a score of a maximum of 5 stars and wrote “Excellent features, user friendly” in their review of this TV. Last year Copi said on Amazon “Great TV good value and plenty of features the only gripe is that when the guide is selected the TV displays a loading image for a few seconds”. Amazon Customer wrote on Amazon in April last year “Great picture, great sound and great features and reasonable price!” in their review of this TV.

Poor Stand

Four people thought it did not have a good stand. Amazon Customer mentioned “I do worry if the TV will fall forward should the nails holding the stand get loose, or the plastic part break”. Amazon Customer also mentioned “The design of the stand is not very stable, also it's plastic, so easy to break” in their review. Amazon Customer also mentioned “The only issue is that the supporting stand for the TV is not easy to be screwed on” in their review.


Power

Good Environmental Credentials

One owner who reviewed the product considered that it was good in terms of power usage. Cooper2777 said in their review of this TV “We looked at lots of reviews, we're interested in low energy products” and scored it 80 out of 100.

Good Battery Life

Three people who reviewed the product said that it had a good battery life. Johnlewis.com gave this TV a score of a maximum of 5 stars and wrote “Battery life is fairly good for a gaming laptop”. Johnlewis.com also wrote “Excellent battery life for a high performance Windows laptop” in their review. Johnlewis.com also wrote “Good battery life 5 to 6 hours of productivity” in their review.


Management Features

Has an ECO Mode

The 55UH661 has an ECO mode, as do most of the other televisions of a comparable age and spec to this television.

Chart Hide Chart Edit

Has an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)

The 55UH661 has an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG). Most of the other TVs that are a similar age to this TV also have an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG).

Chart Hide Chart Edit

Performance

Features High Dynamic Range Imaging (HDRI)

The 55UH661 features high Dynamic Range Imaging (HDRI), as do most of the other TVs of this type and age.

Chart Hide Chart Edit

Has a Child Lock

The LG 55UH661 has a child lock. Most of the other TVs of this spec and age also have a child lock.

Chart Hide Chart Edit

Has a Digital Video Recorder (DVR)

The 55UH661 has a digital Video Recorder (DVR). Most of the other televisions of this type and age also have a digital Video Recorder (DVR).

Chart Hide Chart Edit

Features Local Dimming

The 55UH661 features local dimming. Most of the other TVs of this age and type also feature local dimming.

Read more Less Chart Hide Chart Edit

Display

Good High Def TV

Five owners who purchased the product thought it was good at displaying high definition TV. A. Waterson said in their review of this TV on Amazon in April last year “Pro's -The up scaling on HD content is great” and rated it the highest possible rating of 5 stars. A. Waterson also wrote “This is a fantastic unit for the price (I got the 49" for under £600) I've just replaced an older Full HD TV (50" Panasonic)” in their review. Sheila M Fisher gave the product a score of a maximum of 5 stars and she said on Amazon “LG ultra HD smart TV”.

Good 3D Picture Quality

One person who reviewed the product reckoned that it had a good 3D picture quality.

Good Picture Quality

Twelve people agreed that it had good picture quality. Johnlewis.com mentioned “Quick Core 7 procesor for moderate video editing graphics work” in their review of this TV. Johnlewis.com also mentioned “Good graphics Performance” in their review. Brenlu said “Love this to, picture quality excellent” in their LG 55UH661 review.

Two people who bought the product concluded that it had good colour saturation. Mr. John I. Chaplin mentioned on Amazon in April last year “Colours are phenomenal and natural with superb 3D better than Sony by far”. Rebecca Blackman she mentioned “The overall display looked washed out and bright colours were overblown”.

Read more Less

Not 3D

The 55UH661 is not 3D. Most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that have been on the market for around the same time as this TV are also not 3D.

TVs which are 3D that might also be worth considering include the 55W809CBU, or the KD-55X8509 both from Sony or the Samsung UE48JU7000.

Read more Less Chart Hide Chart Edit

Quite Slow High Frequency Rate

The 55UH661 has a very slow high frequency rate (only 50 hertz) compared to most of the other similar spec TVs that have been around for more than a year. Comparable spec TVs that were launched around the same time as this TV have high frequency rates of between 50Hz and 3,000Hz.

If you are looking for a television with a faster high frequency rate then you might want to look at the Sony 55W809CBU (1,000Hz) which is also cheaper.

Read more Less Chart Hide Chart Edit

4K Ultra HD

4K Ultra HD

The display resolution of this TV is 4K Ultra HD, which is the most commonly found HD type on similar spec TVs that have been around for a comparable time to it. 4K Ultra HD TVs have a resolution of 3840 x 2160 pixels.

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

Read more Less Chart Hide Chart Edit

Networking

Supports Wi-Fi

supports Wi-Fi

The 55UH661 supports Wi-Fi. Most of the other TVs of this age and type also support Wi-Fi.

It may also be worth also looking at one of the other TVs which support Wi-Fi currently available including cheaper televisions such as the UE55JU6800, or the UE40MU6100 both from Samsung.

We think you might also be interested in other TVs which also support Wi-Fi including the Philips 55PUT6400.

Read more Less Chart Hide Chart Edit

Supports Miracast

The 55UH661 supports Miracast. Most of the other TVs that have been available for a similar time to this television also support Miracast.

Read more Less Chart Hide Chart Edit

Has a Bluetooth

The 55UH661 has a Bluetooth, as do most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that are a comparable age to this television.

Chart Hide Chart Edit

Has an Ethernet Port

The 55UH661 has an ethernet port, as do most of the other TVs that have been available for more than a year.

Read more Less Chart Hide Chart Edit

Ports & Interfaces

Supports Intel Wireless Display (Intel WiDi)

The 55UH661 supports Intel Wireless Display (Intel WiDi). Most of the other TVs of this age and spec also support Intel Wireless Display (Intel WiDi).

Chart Hide Chart Edit

Audio

Noisy

Four owners said in their reviews that the LG 55UH661 was noisy. Johnlewis.com mentioned “The first one I ordered has a broken tab key and made a loud electric crackling noise (I know this is common on many thin laptops these days.” in their review of this TV however they scored it the highest possible rating of 5 stars. Johnlewis.com also mentioned “It was LOUD), so I exchanged it” in their review. Johnlewis.com also wrote “There is no bass response and they don't get loud at all” in their review.

Read more Less

Good Sound Quality

Sixteen people said in their reviews that it had good sound quality. Johnlewis.com mentioned in their review of this TV “The speakers are nice, nothing to complain about it” and gave it a score of the highest possible rating of 5 stars. Elanor wrote on Johnlewis.com “The sound is fantastic”. Yfree0204 wrote in their LG 55UH661 review on Johnlewis.com “The picture & sound quality are good”.

Not Quiet

Four owners said in their reviews that the LG 55UH661 was noisy. Johnlewis.com mentioned “The first one I ordered has a broken tab key and made a loud electric crackling noise (I know this is common on many thin laptops these days.” in their review of this TV however they scored it the highest possible rating of 5 stars. Johnlewis.com also mentioned “It was LOUD), so I exchanged it” in their review. Johnlewis.com also wrote “There is no bass response and they don't get loud at all” in their review.

One person who bought it considered that it was not quiet. Johnlewis.com mentioned “When in a quiet room, is noticeable” nonetheless they scored this TV a maximum of 5 stars.

Read more Less

Support

Does Not Have Good Technical Guidance

Four owners said in their reviews that this TV did not have good technical guidance. In April last year Johnlewis.com wrote “They provide instructions on using the included demo disk imaging software to ca”. Johnlewis.com also mentioned “I use brightness volume - WAY more than say help ( 1) or refresh ( 2), so I like my laptops to have FN lock function” in their review. Elanor mentioned “The terrible instructions”.


Other

Released Over a Year Ago

This LG television has been on the market since April 2017.

Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers namelgmanufacturerlg 55uh661v, namelgmanufacturerlg uh661v, lg electronics 3840x2160, lg electronics 55uh661v, lg electronics c1z7zs00, lg electronics c1z7za00, warranty 55uh661veu, directory 55uh661v, lg lgled55uh661vb, cello 55uh661vtv, support 55uh661v, lg 55uh661vultra, summer 55uh661v, smart 55uh661v, part 55uh661v, lg 5uh661v, lg k7xn6
Barcodes 00000068759148, 08806087729634, 08806087729641, 08806087729740

Other TVs to Consider

LG 55UH615

LG
55UH615

$ 639.99
LG OLED55E6

LG
OLED55E6

$ 2,145.99
Feedback