The present review is aimed to compare two TVs - LG 50UH5500 vs LG 55EA9800 that are meant to satisfy the needs of cinema lovers. The biggest difference between TVs is screen size, namely 50 and 55 inches respectively. The 50UH5500 belongs to the series UH5500, and the LG 55EA9800 - EA9800. The LG 50UH5500 series has 50, 65 inches diagonals, and 55EA9800 boasts 55 inches diagonals.
The 50UH5500 is capable of playing video in 4K/UHD resolution, which can't be said for 55EA9800. Each of the compared devices supports Full HD resolution. The 50UH5500 has the VA display, while 55EA9800 has the OLED display. The LG 55EA9800 works with 120Hz refresh rate, for LG 50UH5500 the refresh rate is 60Hz. 3D video is available for viewing only on the 55EA9800.
Sound in the stereo format is available to each TV. The speaker power of the LG 50UH5500 is 20W, versus 40W of the LG 55EA9800. Dolby Atmos multi-channel audio format is not supported by both of the tested models.
The width of the 50UH5500 is 112.78/44.4 cm/in, and for the 55EA9800 it is 122.9/48.31 cm/inches. The height of LG 50UH5500 is 65.28/25.7 cm/in, LG 55EA9800 of height 79.9/31.44 cm/inches. A depth 50UH5500 is 9.14/3.59 cm/in, the 55EA9800 has 19.2/7.56 cm/in depth.
The 50UH5500 has 3 HDMI connectors versus 4 connectors in the 55EA9800. As for USB, the 50UH5500 has 1 ports, compared with 3 ports for the 55EA9800. These rivals can connect to the Internet via WI-FI.
You can watch Netflix TV shows and movies on each of the TVs. Hulu is available at each of the competitors. HBO service is not available for each of the competitors.
As for Smart TV, here the competitors are equal and support this feature. The 50UH5500 has Local Dimming technology. Voice control is supported by both models and there is no leader. Voice control is not available for these models. Devices under consideration can be controlled using the Mobile App.
The LG 55EA9800 is better TV in this comparison. Check LG 55EA9800 price