The present review is aimed to compare two TVs - LG 50UH5500 vs Sony XBR55X810C 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 Sony XBR55X810C - X810C. The LG 50UH5500 series has 50, 65 inches diagonals, and XBR55X810C boasts 55, 65 inches diagonals.
Support for 4K/UHD is implemented in both models. Each of the compared devices supports Full HD resolution. The VA display is used in each of the models. The Sony XBR55X810C works with 120Hz refresh rate, for LG 50UH5500 the refresh rate is 60Hz.
Sound in the stereo format is available to each TV. The power of the speakers is identical. 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 XBR55X810C it is 124.5/49 cm/inches. The height of LG 50UH5500 is 65.28/25.7 cm/in, Sony XBR55X810C of height 73/28.74 cm/inches. A depth 50UH5500 is 9.14/3.59 cm/in, the XBR55X810C has 8.1/3.14 cm/in depth.
The 50UH5500 has 3 HDMI connectors versus 4 connectors in the XBR55X810C. As for USB, the 50UH5500 has 1 ports, compared with 3 ports for the XBR55X810C. These rivals can connect to the Internet via WI-FI. Support for WI-FI 5GHz is implemented both in 50UH5500 and in XBR55X810C. It is possible to connect a mouse or keyboard via Bluetooth to each of the TVs.
VESA sizes differ and amount to 200 x 300 versus 300 x 300 for the Sony XBR55X810C.
You can watch Netflix TV shows and movies on each of the TVs. Hulu is available at 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 Sony XBR55X810C is better TV in this comparison. Check Sony XBR55X810C price