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Overall Score

LG 55UH850

PC Mag Editor's Choice
An award winning 55 inch 4K TV with good features
55" 4K Yes No Mar 2016
Display Diagonal HD Type 3D OLED Technology Release Date

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LG 55UH850 Review

With excellent reviews but good features, we have scored the LG 55UH850 as follows for Summary.
85
14 Reviews + 1 Award
65
Good Features
30
57
$112 Over 5 Years
Overall Score
60
Good

Why Has it Scored 60?

It has good expert reviews with an average expert rating of 78%, based on 14 reviews.
At over a year old this TV is slightly out of date, and newer TVs with more up to date technology are available.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 TVs 2017.
This TV has running costs of $112 over 5 years, which are typical compared to the other 3,997 TVs that we have compared it to. View all energy saving televisions.
It has some good features, but is also missing a few features:
Quite large display diagonal
4K
Does not feature OLED technology
71
Very Good
64
Good
52
Average

How Big is the LG 55UH850?

The LG 55UH850 is 1,240mm wide and 721mm tall. It is 51.5mm thick and weighs 19.2kg.

LG 55UH850 front dimensions
LG 55UH850 top dimensions

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LG 55UH850 In-Depth Analysis

Features

Quite Large Display Diagonal

Across all the TVs the display diagonals range from 2" to 110", and the average display diagonal is 46". The display diagonal of the 55UH850 of 55" is in the largest 19% of all televisions when ordered by this feature.

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4K

4K

The LG 55UH850 has a maximum resolution of 4K. That's over four times the resolution of the most frequently found HD type of Full HD. Across all televisions the resolution ranges from HD Ready (worst) to 8K (best). 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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Does Not Feature OLED Technology

The 55UH850 does not feature OLED technology, although this is within the context that 98% of televisions also do not feature OLED technology.

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3D

The 55UH850 is 3D, unlike 74% of televisions which are not 3D.

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Average Thickness

The thickness of the 55UH850 of 51.5mm is pretty standard compared to most other televisions. It is in the thinnest 1% of all TVs when sorted by this feature.

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Supports Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi

The 55UH850 supports Wi-Fi, as do 59% of televisions.

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Supports Wi-Fi Direct

The 55UH850 supports Wi-Fi Direct, which is unusual. 72% of TVs do not support Wi-Fi Direct.

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Supports Digital Video Recording (DVR)

The 55UH850 supports Digital Video Recording (DVR), which is unusual. 94% of TVs do not support Digital Video Recording (DVR).

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Supports Timeshift

The 55UH850 supports timeshift. 82% of TVs do not support timeshift.

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Has a 2D-3D Converter

The 55UH850 has a 2D-3D converter, unlike 87% of televisions which do not have a 2D-3D converter.

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Features High Dynamic Range Imaging (HDRI)

The LG 55UH850 features High Dynamic Range Imaging (HDRI). 91% of TVs do not feature High Dynamic Range Imaging (HDRI).

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Has a Pair of 3D Glasses Included

The LG 55UH850 has a pair of 3D glasses included. 85% of TVs do not have a pair of 3D glasses included.

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Features USB Recording

The 55UH850 features USB recording, which is unusual. 93% of TVs do not feature USB recording.

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Supports Bluetooth

The LG 55UH850 supports Bluetooth. 81% of TVs do not support Bluetooth.

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Has a Built-In Subwoofer

The 55UH850 has a built-in subwoofer, unlike 90% of televisions which do not have a built-in subwoofer.

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Features Local Dimming

The LG 55UH850 features local dimming, which is unusual. 76% of televisions do not feature local dimming.

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Has an ECO Mode

The LG 55UH850 has an ECO mode, which is unusual. 93% of televisions do not have an ECO mode.

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3840 X 2160 Pixels Display Resolution

The highest display resolution supported by the 55UH850 is 3840 x 2160 pixels. That's over four times the resolution of the most frequently found resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. The best resolution of all TVs is 5120 x 2160 pixels and the worst is 1024 x 768 pixels.

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Supports Miracast

The 55UH850 supports Miracast, which is unusual. 87% of televisions do not support Miracast.

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RoHS Compliant

The 55UH850 is RoHS compliant. 96% of televisions are not RoHS compliant.

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Fairly High RMS Rated Power

The RMS rated power of the 55UH850 of 40W is fairly high compared to most other televisions. It is in the highest 11% of all televisions when ranked by this feature. Televisions have RMS rated powers of between 2W and 120W, and the average RMS rated power is 21W.

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Supports Intel Wireless Display (Intel WiDi)

The 55UH850 supports Intel Wireless Display (Intel WiDi), which is unusual. 92% of televisions do not support Intel Wireless Display (Intel WiDi).

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Running Costs

Running Costs Are Average

The 55UH850 is typical compared to the other 3,997 TVs that we have analysed for running costs. Based on average energy prices, we estimate the 55UH850 will cost $112 over 5 years to run.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers lg electronics 55uh850v, samsung 55uh850v, lg 55uh850v
Barcodes 00635131626166, 08806087583090, 08806087583137, 08806087583168, 08806087583243

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