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LG 55UH850
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LG 55UH850

55" Passive Mar 2016
Display Diagonal HD Type 3D 3D Type Release Date
The IPS 4K Quantum Display sets the LG SUPER UHD TV apart from other UHD TVs. With billions of lifelike colours, the pictures and images on the LG SUPER UHD TV looks as real as nature itself.And... More
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Expert Reviews Are Good

The average expert rating of this television is 81 out of 100 based on three expert reviews from sites including, and

LG TVs Have Good Reviews

LG is one of the superior television brands according to average reviews from experts and owners, and LG also has good ratings for its 4K and 8K TVs.

Fairly Big Picture Mastering Index (PMI)

The smallest picture mastering index (PMI) of similar spec televisions that were released around the same time as the 55UH850 is 170, the biggest is 2,700, and the average picture mastering index (PMI) is 1,700. The LG 55UH850 has one of the bigger picture mastering indexs (PMI) (2,700) amongst 4K and 8K TVs of this age.

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3D Compatible

Unlike most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that were launched in the last year which are not 3D compatible, the 55UH850 is 3D compatible.

Televisions which are 3D compatible that might also be worth considering include the TX-58DX750[pl_3392182_price], the TX-58DX802B[pl_3758550_price], or the TX-65CR852[pl_3257055_price] all from Panasonic.

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Supports Smart TV Features

The 55UH850 supports smart TV features, as do most of the other new 4K and 8K TVs.

We compared this TV to all the other TVs with a smart TV features and we think the Sony KD-50SD8005[plb_3777783_price], the Samsung UE55KU6072[plb_3495844_price], or the Philips 49HFL7011[plb_3715337_price] is also worth considering.

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Has a WiFi Connection

has a WiFi connection

The 55UH850 has a WiFi connection, as do most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that have been around for around the same time as the 55UH850.

There are a number of other TVs which also have a WiFi connection which you might also want to look at including the UE55KU6072[pl_3495844_price], or the HG55ED890[pl_3875229_price] both from Samsung or the Sony KD-50SD8005[plb_3777783_price].

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LED Display Technology

The display technology of this television is LED, which is typical of many TVs that are a similar age to it.

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Quite High RMS Rated Power

The 55UH850 has a quite high RMS rated power (40 Watts) compared to most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that have been available for a similar time to the 55UH850. Across all the newly released 4K and 8K TVs the RMS rated power range from 10W to 120W, and the average RMS rated power is 27W.

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Two RF Ports

The 55UH850 is a two RF port TV. Most of the other new 4K and 8K TVs have between one and two RF ports.

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Has Four Sound Modes

The LG 55UH850 has a greater number of sound modes than most TVs that came out in the last 12 months. This TV has a Music sound mode, which is the most commonly found sound mode found on 4K and 8K TVs that came out in the last 12 months. The sound modes "Game", "Movie" and "Sports" are also found on this television.

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4 Reasons Against

Only One DVB-C Channel

The 55UH850 is a one DVB-C channel television. Most of the other TVs that have been on the market for around the same time as the 55UH850 have between 1 and 799 DVB-C channels.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Camera

The LG 55UH850 does not have a built-in camera, although it is worth keeping in mind that most of the other similar spec TVs that have been on the market for around the same time as the 55UH850 also do not have a built-in camera.

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Only IEEE 802.11a WiFi Standard

This television supports an IEEE 802.11ac WiFi standard, which is typical of many similar spec TVs that came out in the last 12 months.

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Does Not Feature OLED Technology

The LG 55UH850 does not feature OLED technology. Most of the other TVs that came out in the last year also do not feature OLED technology.

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2 Other reasons to consider the LG 55UH850

4K Ultra HD HD Type

4K Ultra HD HD type

The display resolution of this television is 4K Ultra HD, which is typical of many TVs that were launched in the last year. 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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Average Thickness

The 55UH850 has a relatively standard thickness (51.5 millimeters) compared to most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that have been available for the last year.

Televisions with a thicker thickness that might also be worth considering include the KD-55XD8599[pl_3301859_price] (44mm and cheaper), or the KD-55XD8577[pl_3323804_price] (44mm and cheaper) both from Sony or the Philips 49PUS6501/60[plb_3305115_price] (79mm and cheaper).

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Expert Reviews

13 September 2016

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Prise en main
HD 10 en Dolby Vision
WebOS 3.0
Espace de stockage
Performances globales
Zichtbare lokale dimming
13 September 2016

De 55UH850V verschijnt aan de start met een erg laag contrast. De lokale dimming moet dat verbeteren, maar slaagt daar niet altijd in. In donkere beelden kan ze de situatie ook verergeren. Op...

21 August 2016

Fjernsynsapparatene har kommet en lang vei siden de første flat-TV -ene fant veien til norske hjem på begynnelsen av 2000-tallet. Den gang var de små og temmelig tykke, kostet titusenvis av... Read more…

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Electricity cost when switched on $101.50
Electricity cost when on standby $2.27
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Total running cost over 5 years $103.77
Running costs for this TV have been estimated based on other similar TVs. If you know how much electricity and water the LG 55UH850uses then please let us know by entering those figures in the boxes above.
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Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.69 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant 18 tree seedlings and grow them for 10 years.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers lg 55uh850, lg 55uh850v
Barcodes 00635131626166, 08806087583090, 08806087583137, 08806087583168, 08806087583243