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LG SJ8500 55"

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Sony 55" 4K Ultra HD TV

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LG SJ8500 55" vs Sony 55" 4K Ultra HD TV

LG SJ8500 55"
Sony 55" 4K Ultra HD TV

Why is LG SJ8500 55" better than Sony 55" 4K Ultra HD TV?

  • 1.55x higher pixel density
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    80.7ppivs52ppi
  • 168mm narrower
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    1.23mvs1397mm
  • 0.6 newer HDMI version
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    2vs1.4
  • 61.9kg lighter
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    18.1kgvs80000g
  • 1.8mm thinner
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    58.2mmvs60mm
  • Has an IPS screen
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  • Supports Wi-Fi 5 (802.11ac)
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  • Has Bluetooth
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Why is Sony 55" 4K Ultra HD TV better than LG SJ8500 55"?

  • 0.73% bigger screen size
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    55"vs54.6"
  • Supports a remote smartphone
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  • Supports Dolby Digital
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  • 10W more audio output power
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    4 x 12.5Wvs2 x 20W
  • Supports Dolby Digital Plus
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  • Supports Miracast
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  • Supports two-player full-screen gaming
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  • Displays 3D with glasses
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Price comparison

Sony 55" 4K Ultra HD TV

Buy used:

$539.16

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Sony 55" 4K Ultra HD TV AmazonSony X85J 55 Inch TV: 4K Ultra HD LED Sm...Sony X85J 55 Inch TV: 4K Ultra HD LED Smart Google TV with Native 120HZ Refresh Rate, Dolby Vision HDR and Alexa Compatibility KD55X85J- 2021 Model,Black
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$848.00
Sony 55" 4K Ultra HD TV AmazonSony X80J 55 Inch TV: 4K Ultra HD LED Sm...Sony X80J 55 Inch TV: 4K Ultra HD LED Smart Google TV with Dolby Vision HDR and Alexa Compatibility KD55X80J- 2021 Model
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$698.00
Sony 55" 4K Ultra HD TV AmazonSony A80J 55 Inch TV: BRAVIA XR OLED 4K ...Sony A80J 55 Inch TV: BRAVIA XR OLED 4K Ultra HD Smart Google TV with Dolby Vision HDR and Alexa Compatibility XR55A80J- 2021 Model
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$1,698.00
Sony 55" 4K Ultra HD TV AmazonSony A8H 55-inch TV: BRAVIA OLED 4K Ultr...Sony A8H 55-inch TV: BRAVIA OLED 4K Ultra HD Smart TV with HDR and Alexa Compatibility - 2020 Model
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$1,779.99
Sony 55" 4K Ultra HD TV AmazonSony XBR-55A9G 55-inch TV: MASTER Series...Sony XBR-55A9G 55-inch TV: MASTER Series BRAVIA OLED 4K Ultra HD Smart TV with HDR and Alexa Compatibility - 2019 Model
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$1,944.94
Sony 55" 4K Ultra HD TV AmazonSony XR-55A80J 55" OLED BRAVIA XR 4K Ult...Sony XR-55A80J 55" OLED BRAVIA XR 4K Ultra HD Smart TV with a Walts TV Medium Full Motion Mount for 32"-65" Compatible TV's and a Walts HDTV Screen Cleaner Kit (2021)
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$1,822.98
Sony 55" 4K Ultra HD TV AmazonSony X950H 55-Inch 4K Ultra HD Smart LED...Sony X950H 55-Inch 4K Ultra HD Smart LED TV (Certified Refurbished)
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$898.00
Sony 55" 4K Ultra HD TV AmazonSony XR-55A80J 55" OLED BRAVIA XR 4K Ult...Sony XR-55A80J 55" OLED BRAVIA XR 4K Ultra HD Smart TV with a Sony HT-Z9F 3.1 Channel Bluetooth Built-in Wi-Fi Dolby Atmos Soundbar (2021)
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$2,396.00

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Design

1.supports a remote smartphone
LG SJ8500 55"
Sony 55" 4K Ultra HD TV
This technology allows the users to use their smartphone as a remote control for the device.
2.width

1.23m

1.4m

The width represents the horizontal dimension of the product. We consider a smaller width better because it assures easy maneuverability.
3.weight

18.1kg

80kg

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.
4.thickness

58.2mm

60mm

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.
5.has an external memory slot
LG SJ8500 55"
Sony 55" 4K Ultra HD TV
The device has a standard memory slot (such as an SD or micro SD card slot) that enables you to extend the built-in internal storage with affordable memory modules, or easily retrieve data, such as photographs, from the memory card.
6.has an easel stand
LG SJ8500 55"
Sony 55" 4K Ultra HD TV
This stand allows the user to place the TV in a slightly tilted back position.
7.height

708mm

736mm

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

Display

1.pixel density

80.7ppi

52ppi

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

3840 x 2160px

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
LG SJ8500 55"
Sony 55" 4K Ultra HD TV
Uses LED backlighting, resulting in better image quality, more vibrant colors and richer blacks.
5.Has an OLED or AMOLED display
LG SJ8500 55"
Sony 55" 4K Ultra HD TV
OLED (Organic Light-Emitting Diode) displays are formed of organic materials that emit light. They have higher contrast ratios and wider viewing angles compared to LCDs. AMOLED and POLED are types of OLED displays.
6.has an HDR10-enabled display
LG SJ8500 55"
Sony 55" 4K Ultra HD TV
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.
7.has an IPS screen
LG SJ8500 55"
Sony 55" 4K Ultra HD TV
IPS (In-Plane Switching) is a technology used for LCDs. It was designed to overcome the main limitations of conventional twisted nematic TFT displays: limited viewing angles and low-quality color reproduction. PLS (Plane-to-Line Switching) is a type of IPS screen developed by Samsung, with increased brightness and lower production costs.
8.has anti-reflection coating
LG SJ8500 55"
Sony 55" 4K Ultra HD TV
This helps to reduce the reflection from your device.
9.has an ambient light sensor
LG SJ8500 55"
Sony 55" 4K Ultra HD TV
An ambient light sensor adjusts the luminance of the device according to the amount of natural light that surrounds it.

Connectivity

1.supports Wi-Fi
LG SJ8500 55"
Sony 55" 4K Ultra HD TV
The device can connect to Wi-Fi.
Newer versions of HDMI support higher bandwidth, which allows for higher resolutions and frame rates.
3.supports Wi-Fi 4 (802.11n)
LG SJ8500 55"
Sony 55" 4K Ultra HD TV
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.
4.has a VGA connector
LG SJ8500 55"
Sony 55" 4K Ultra HD TV
VGA connector is a widespread connector and is found on many video cards, computer monitors, and some television sets.
5.is DLNA-certified
LG SJ8500 55"
Sony 55" 4K Ultra HD TV
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.
6.supports Wi-Fi 5 (802.11ac)
LG SJ8500 55"
Sony 55" 4K Ultra HD TV
802.11ac wireless works on the 5GHz frequency range. It offers higher transfer rates, improved reliability, and improved power consumption. It provides advantages for gaming and HD video streaming.
7.supports Miracast
LG SJ8500 55"
Sony 55" 4K Ultra HD TV
Devices that support Miracast can communicate via wi-fi in an open format.
8.supports common interface
LG SJ8500 55"
Sony 55" 4K Ultra HD TV
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).
9.Has Bluetooth
LG SJ8500 55"
Sony 55" 4K Ultra HD TV
Bluetooth is a wireless technology that allows you to easily transfer data between different devices, such as smartphones, tablets and computers.

Audio

1.supports Dolby Digital
LG SJ8500 55"
Sony 55" 4K Ultra HD TV
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
LG SJ8500 55"
Sony 55" 4K Ultra HD TV
Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
3.audio output power

2 x 20W

4 x 12.5W

Audio output power is based on the number of speakers and their power in watts. High audio output power results in loud, clear sounds.
4.supports Dolby Digital Plus
LG SJ8500 55"
Sony 55" 4K Ultra HD TV
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.
5.has a subwoofer
LG SJ8500 55"
Sony 55" 4K Ultra HD TV
Devices with a subwoofer have a higher quality, deeper bass.
6.has auto volume
LG SJ8500 55"
Sony 55" 4K Ultra HD TV
This technology adjusts the volume of the device according with what the video player needs.
7.supports Digital Out
LG SJ8500 55"
Sony 55" 4K Ultra HD TV
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 DTS-HD High Resolution
LG SJ8500 55"
Sony 55" 4K Ultra HD TV
The DTS-HD High Resolution audio codec supports up to eight audio channels, with very good bitrates and a great audio quality.
9.has a stereo microphone
LG SJ8500 55"
Sony 55" 4K Ultra HD TV
A stereo microphone allows to record audio files or movies in stereo without an external microphone.

Features

1.supports USB recording
LG SJ8500 55"
Sony 55" 4K Ultra HD TV
USB recording is the capacity of the device to record content into plugged in USB devices.
2.has time shift
LG SJ8500 55"
Sony 55" 4K Ultra HD TV
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.
3.has a search browser
LG SJ8500 55"
Sony 55" 4K Ultra HD TV
With a search browser app, you can surf the internet from your device.
4.has a front camera
LG SJ8500 55"
Sony 55" 4K Ultra HD TV
A front camera, also called secondary camera, can be used for video chats/selfies.
5.supports two-player full-screen gaming
LG SJ8500 55"
Sony 55" 4K Ultra HD TV
With this function, both players can see their own game in full-screen simultaneously by wearing special glasses.
6.has voice commands
LG SJ8500 55"
Sony 55" 4K Ultra HD TV
You can use your voice to control key functions of the device and you can easily access your device without pushing any button.
7.supports text-to-speech
LG SJ8500 55"
Sony 55" 4K Ultra HD TV
This enables your device to verbalize on-screen content.
8.has a physical QWERTY keyboard
LG SJ8500 55"
Sony 55" 4K Ultra HD TV
Text messaging is much faster due to a hardware keyboard.
9.Has a radio
LG SJ8500 55"
Sony 55" 4K Ultra HD TV
A built-in FM radio tuner allows you to listen to most of the live-broadcasted FM radio stations without using the internet.

Miscellaneous

1.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
LG SJ8500 55"
Sony 55" 4K Ultra HD TV
With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.
2.Has Skype app
LG SJ8500 55"
Sony 55" 4K Ultra HD TV
A TV set with the Skype app allows connecting with other people from your device.

Price comparison

Sony 55" 4K Ultra HD TV

Buy used:

$539.16

ProductStorePrice
Sony 55" 4K Ultra HD TV AmazonSony X85J 55 Inch TV: 4K Ultra HD LED Sm...Sony X85J 55 Inch TV: 4K Ultra HD LED Smart Google TV with Native 120HZ Refresh Rate, Dolby Vision HDR and Alexa Compatibility KD55X85J- 2021 Model,Black
Amazon logo
$848.00
Sony 55" 4K Ultra HD TV AmazonSony X80J 55 Inch TV: 4K Ultra HD LED Sm...Sony X80J 55 Inch TV: 4K Ultra HD LED Smart Google TV with Dolby Vision HDR and Alexa Compatibility KD55X80J- 2021 Model
Amazon logo
$698.00
Sony 55" 4K Ultra HD TV AmazonSony A80J 55 Inch TV: BRAVIA XR OLED 4K ...Sony A80J 55 Inch TV: BRAVIA XR OLED 4K Ultra HD Smart Google TV with Dolby Vision HDR and Alexa Compatibility XR55A80J- 2021 Model
Amazon logo
$1,698.00
Sony 55" 4K Ultra HD TV AmazonSony A8H 55-inch TV: BRAVIA OLED 4K Ultr...Sony A8H 55-inch TV: BRAVIA OLED 4K Ultra HD Smart TV with HDR and Alexa Compatibility - 2020 Model
Amazon logo
$1,779.99
Sony 55" 4K Ultra HD TV AmazonSony XBR-55A9G 55-inch TV: MASTER Series...Sony XBR-55A9G 55-inch TV: MASTER Series BRAVIA OLED 4K Ultra HD Smart TV with HDR and Alexa Compatibility - 2019 Model
Amazon logo
$1,944.94
Sony 55" 4K Ultra HD TV AmazonSony XR-55A80J 55" OLED BRAVIA XR 4K Ult...Sony XR-55A80J 55" OLED BRAVIA XR 4K Ultra HD Smart TV with a Walts TV Medium Full Motion Mount for 32"-65" Compatible TV's and a Walts HDTV Screen Cleaner Kit (2021)
Amazon logo
$1,822.98
Sony 55" 4K Ultra HD TV AmazonSony X950H 55-Inch 4K Ultra HD Smart LED...Sony X950H 55-Inch 4K Ultra HD Smart LED TV (Certified Refurbished)
Amazon logo
$898.00
Sony 55" 4K Ultra HD TV AmazonSony XR-55A80J 55" OLED BRAVIA XR 4K Ult...Sony XR-55A80J 55" OLED BRAVIA XR 4K Ultra HD Smart TV with a Sony HT-Z9F 3.1 Channel Bluetooth Built-in Wi-Fi Dolby Atmos Soundbar (2021)
Amazon logo
$2,396.00

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