92points

LG 55LM640

80points

Philips 55PUS7100

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52 facts in comparison

LG 55LM640 vs Philips 55PUS7100

LG 55LM640
Philips 55PUS7100

Why is LG 55LM640 better than Philips 55PUS7100?

  • Supports Dolby Digital
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  • 53mm narrower
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    1.23mvs1285mm
  • 21W lower power consumption on operation
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    71W vs92W
  • 0.2W lower power consumption on standby
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    0.3W vs0.5W
  • Has a sleep timer
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  • Has a VGA connector
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  • Is DLNA-certified
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  • 3.9mm thinner
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    33.1mmvs37mm

Why is Philips 55PUS7100 better than LG 55LM640?

  • 2x higher pixel density
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    80ppivs40ppi
  • 4x higher resolution
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    3840 x 2160pxvs1920 x 1080px
  • 4.3kg lighter
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    17kgvs21300g
  • 0.6 newer HDMI version
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    2vs1.4
  • Has a display in 24p
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  • Supports Dolby Digital Plus
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  • 9.2kg less shipping weight
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    21.4kgvs30.6kg
  • Has an HDR10-enabled display
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Price comparison

LG 55LM640

Buy used:

$999.99

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$699.99
LG 55LM640 AmazonLG Electronics 32LJ500B 32-Inch 720p LED...LG Electronics 32LJ500B 32-Inch 720p LED TV (2017 Model)
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$348.00
LG 55LM640 AmazonLG OLED55B9PUA B9 Series 55" 4K Ultra HD...LG OLED55B9PUA B9 Series 55" 4K Ultra HD Smart OLED TV (2019)
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$1,999.99
LG 55LM640 AmazonLG 55SM8100AUA Alexa Built-in Nano 8 Ser...LG 55SM8100AUA Alexa Built-in Nano 8 Series 55" 4K Ultra HD Smart LED NanoCell TV (2019)
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$899.00

Design

1.width

1.23m

1.28m

The width represents the horizontal dimension of the product. We consider a smaller width better because it assures easy maneuverability.
How much power the device consumes when it's switched on.
3.weight

21.3kg

17kg

We consider a lower weight better because lighter devices are more comfortable to carry. A lower weight is also an advantage for home appliances, as it makes transportation easier, and for many other types of products.
The power consumption in standby mode, also called energy-saving mode, measures the amount of power the device consumes when shut down but still plugged in.
5.thickness

33.1mm

37mm

We consider a thinner chassis better because it makes the product more compact and portable. Thinness is a feature highlighted by many manufacturers of mobile devices, but it is essential for a wide range of products.
6.shipping weight

30.6kg

21.4kg

The gross weight of the product when packaged, including all wrapping, and boxing.
The more power per year a device consumes, the less energy efficient it is, making it more costly over time.
8.height

723mm

778mm

The height represents the vertical dimension of the product. We consider a smaller height better because it assures easy maneuverability.

Display

1.pixel density

40ppi

80ppi

Pixel density is a measurement of a screen's resolution, expressed as the number of pixels per inch (PPI) on the screen. A higher pixel density translates into more clarity and sharpness for the images rendered on the screen, thus improving the quality of the viewing experience.
2.resolution

1920 x 1080px

3840 x 2160px

Resolution is an essential indicator of a screen's image quality, representing the maximum amount of pixels that can be shown on the screen. The resolution is given as a compound value, comprised of horizontal and vertical pixels.
The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
4.has an LED-backlit display
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Uses LED backlighting, resulting in better image quality, more vibrant colors and richer blacks.
5.has a display in 24p
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Philips 55PUS7100
A display that supports 24p can display content at the same speed of a screen cinema, for a more cinematic experience.
6.has an ambient light sensor
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Philips 55PUS7100
An ambient light sensor adjusts the luminance of the device according to the amount of natural light that surrounds it.
7.has an HDR10-enabled display
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Philips 55PUS7100
The display supports HDR10, which is an HDR (high dynamic range) video technology. Compared to standard dynamic range (SDR) video, HDR10 video has greater contrast and color depth, resulting in more realistic images.
8.displays 3D with glasses
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It supports displaying 3D images from devices such as a 3D-compatible Blu-ray player, allowing you to watch films in 3D when using suitable glasses.
9.has micro or local dimming
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Local dimming is when sections of the LED array are turned off or dimmed to help produce the deep blacks and higher contrasts.

Connectivity

1.supports Wi-Fi
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Philips 55PUS7100
The device can connect to Wi-Fi.
With more USB ports, you are able to connect more devices.
More HDMI ports mean that you can simultaneously connect numerous devices, such as video game consoles and set-top boxes.
Newer versions of HDMI support higher bandwidth, which allows for higher resolutions and frame rates.
5.supports Wi-Fi 4 (802.11n)
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Wi-Fi 4 (802.11n) is a wireless standard released in 2009. It has faster transfer rates and improved security compared to its predecessors – a, b, and g.
6.has a VGA connector
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Philips 55PUS7100
VGA connector is a widespread connector and is found on many video cards, computer monitors, and some television sets.
7.supports common interface
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Philips 55PUS7100
This is a technology which allows separation of the TV screen and the decoder. It is used for pay-to-view TV (like Apple TV).
8.is DLNA-certified
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Philips 55PUS7100
All DLNA-certified products are compatible with one another. When different devices are connected to the same network, data can be transferred easily between them.
The more composite ports a device has, the more devices can be simultaneously connected, such as video game consoles and set-top boxes.

Audio

1.supports Dolby Digital
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Philips 55PUS7100
If the device supports Dolby Digital it can deliver up to six different audio channels (sides) for a much better sound quality.
2.has stereo speakers
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Philips 55PUS7100
Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
3.supports Dolby Digital Plus
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Philips 55PUS7100
If a device supports Dolby Digital Plus it can deliver up to fourteen different audio channels (sides) with improved bitrates, for a much better sound quality.
4.supports Dolby Digital MS10
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Philips 55PUS7100
If a device supports Dolby Digital MS10 it can decode Dolby Digital and Dolby Digital Plus.
5.has SRS TheaterSound HD
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Philips 55PUS7100
SRS devices create an immersive 3D soundfield using only two speakers, simulating the kind of audio experience delivered by devices that support Dolby Digital.
6.has a subwoofer
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Philips 55PUS7100
Devices with a subwoofer have a higher quality, deeper bass.
7.supports Digital Out
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Philips 55PUS7100
Devices that support Digital Out can deliver sound through optic fiber audio cables (like TOSLINK) or coaxial audio cables, which can transmit high-resolution audio at fast speeds.
8.has a multi-room audio system
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Philips 55PUS7100
This allows users to have an audio/video setup as the master, and play music in other rooms that are included in the Master Link Setup.

Features

1.supports USB recording
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Philips 55PUS7100
USB recording is the capacity of the device to record content into plugged in USB devices.
2.has a sleep timer
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Philips 55PUS7100
A sleep timer is a function that shuts off the power after a preset amount of time.
3.has time shift
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Philips 55PUS7100
This function allows the user to record and program a file to a storage medium (dvd player or usb) to be viewed or listened at a more convenient time.
4.has a search browser
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Philips 55PUS7100
With a search browser app, you can surf the internet from your device.
5.has a child lock
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Philips 55PUS7100
A child lock enables adults to prevent or restrict children’s use of the device.
6.supports two-player full-screen gaming
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Philips 55PUS7100
With this function, both players can see their own game in full-screen simultaneously by wearing special glasses.
7.has voice commands
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Philips 55PUS7100
You can use your voice to control key functions of the device and you can easily access your device without pushing any button.

Miscellaneous

1.has a 24p cinema mode
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Philips 55PUS7100
24p is a video format (24 frames per second) traditionally used in cinema. Nowadays, it is used to create film-like motion characteristics.
2.Has Skype app
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Philips 55PUS7100
A TV set with the Skype app allows connecting with other people from your device.
3.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
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Philips 55PUS7100
With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.

Price comparison

LG 55LM640

Buy used:

$999.99

ProductStorePrice
LG 55LM640 AmazonLG 55UM7300PUA Alexa Built-in 55" 4K Ult...LG 55UM7300PUA Alexa Built-in 55" 4K Ultra HD Smart LED TV (2019)
Amazon logo
$699.99
LG 55LM640 AmazonLG Electronics 32LJ500B 32-Inch 720p LED...LG Electronics 32LJ500B 32-Inch 720p LED TV (2017 Model)
Amazon logo
$348.00
LG 55LM640 AmazonLG OLED55B9PUA B9 Series 55" 4K Ultra HD...LG OLED55B9PUA B9 Series 55" 4K Ultra HD Smart OLED TV (2019)
Amazon logo
$1,999.99
LG 55LM640 AmazonLG 55SM8100AUA Alexa Built-in Nano 8 Ser...LG 55SM8100AUA Alexa Built-in Nano 8 Series 55" 4K Ultra HD Smart LED NanoCell TV (2019)
Amazon logo
$899.00

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