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LG LW550

55" Full HD 100Hz Apr 2011
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Display Diagonal HD Type 3D High Frequency Rate Release Date $112.82 Electricity cost over 5 years
Good expert reviews
Good 3D picture quality
Reasonably priced

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Reviews

Good Expert Reviews

This LG TV received a score of 80% from expert review website homecinemachoice.com.

LG Has Good Television Reviews

Based on 8,960 expert and user reviews (including 709 verified purchases), LG has good ratings for its TVs. LG also has good ratings specifically within its large display diagonal televisions range. 94% of those that bought a LG TV would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Display

Good 3D Picture Quality

Several people who purchased it thought it had a good 3D picture quality. Homecinemachoice.com said “However, as impressive as the 3D tech is” in their LG LW550 review and gave it a rating of 80 out of 100. Homecinemachoice.com also wrote “Strong 3D performance”. Homecinemachoice.com also wrote “One of the best LCD 3D TVs”.

Good Picture Quality

One LG LW550 owner wrote in their reviews that it had a wide viewing angle. Homecinemachoice.com wrote “Comes with multi pairs of glasses, halfres images are good, wide viewing angle” . One person who bought this TV thought it had good colour saturation. Homecinemachoice.com mentioned “Rich, natural colours” in their LG LW550 review and gave the product a score of 4 stars.

One person who bought it thought it had a flickering image. Four years ago Homecinemachoice.com wrote “3D images are bright and flicker free”.

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Good High Def TV

One LG LW550 reviewer mentioned in their reviews that the LG LW550 was good at displaying high definition TV. Homecinemachoice.com mentioned “Full HD 3D not as detailed as on active 3D screens” in their review.

Very Slow High Frequency Rate

At only 100 hertz, the LG LW550 has a fairly slow high frequency rate compared to most of the other large display diagonal televisions that have been on the market for more than two years. The high frequency rates of large display diagonal televisions that were released around the same time as this TV range from 50Hz to 1,600Hz.

There are a number of other 100Hz refresh rate TVs currently available that you might want to look at including because of it's better review score, the Sharp LC-60LE636.

If this large display diagonal TV high frequency rate is not fast enough for you then you might want to look at the Samsung UE55F6800 (120Hz).

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Full HD

Full HD

The display resolution of this TV is Full HD, which is typical of many comparable spec TVs that have been on the market for more than two years. Full HD TVs have a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels.

Full HD TVs have a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels.

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Design

Easy to Use

Two people who reviewed it agreed that it was comfortable and easy to hold. Four years ago Homecinemachoice.com mentioned “Light, comfortable passive 3D glasses” in their LG LW550 review and scored the LG LW550 80 out of 100. Homecinemachoice.com also said “3D viewing is comfortable and sociable”.

One customer concluded that the product had a good interface. Homecinemachoice.com said “Top class upscaling, user interface, clean and flicker-free 3D, seven pairs of 3D glasses”.

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Smart TV

Good Connectivity

One LG LW550 owner reckoned that it was able to connect to the internet.


Features

Good Technical Features

One LG LW550 reviewer said in their reviews that the LG LW550 had good features. Four years ago Homecinemachoice.com said “Topnotch Internet features” in their LG LW550 review.


Performance

Has a Child Lock

The LG LW550 has a child lock. Most of the other TVs that have been available for around the same time as this TV also have a child lock.

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Has a Game Mode

The LG LW550 has a game mode, as do most of the other large display diagonal televisions that have been around for more than two years.

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Management Features

Has a Picture-in-Picture

The LG LW550 has a Picture-in-Picture. Most of the other TVs of a similar type and age to this TV also have a Picture-in-Picture.

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Has an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)

The LG LW550 has an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG). Most of the other TVs that have been around for around the same time as this television also have an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG).

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Ports & Interfaces

Has a Common Interface (CI)

The LG LW550 has a common interface (CI), unlike most of the other large display diagonal televisions that are a similar age to this television which do not have a common interface (CI).

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Has an HDCP

The LG LW550 has an HDCP, as do most of the other large display diagonal televisions that have been available for a comparable time to this TV.

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Audio

Inferior Sound Quality

Some people who reviewed the product wrote that it did not have good sound quality. Homecinemachoice.com said “Inconsistent 2Dt 3D conversion, poor audio”. Homecinemachoice.com also mentioned “Audio sounds slightly tinny”. Homecinemachoice.com also said “Uninspiring audio”.


Networking

Does Not Support Wi-Fi

The LG LW550 does not support Wi-Fi, unlike most of the other televisions of this spec and age which support Wi-Fi.

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Does Not Have an Ethernet Port

The LG LW550 does not have an ethernet port. Most of the other TVs of a comparable age and spec to this television do have an ethernet port.

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Other

Released Over Six Years Ago

It was April 2017 when this large display diagonal TV was released.

Product Identifiers

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