l would like to share my experience after comparing and testing two solutions – LG 55UJ7700 vs Sony XBR55A1E. The screen size of both models is 55 inches. The 55UJ7700 from series UJ770, but the opponent belongs to series A1E. The series LG 55UJ7700 has 55, 60, 65 inches diagonals, but in the case of XBR55A1E only 55, 65, 77 diagonals are possible.
Both devices support playback of 4K/UHD video. Rivals work well with Full HD video. The 55UJ7700 has IPS display, while the XBR55A1E has OLED display. The 55UJ7700 screen has 60 refresh rate, versus the 120 refresh rate in the XBR55A1E. Also the HDR feature is realized in both units. Unfortunately, none of the devices supports 3D video playback.
The stereo audio format is available on 55UJ7700, whille XBR55A1E works with the surround format. Speakers with a power of 20W are installed in 55UJ7700, but in 55UJ7700 has speakers with a power of 50W. None of the TVs in this comparison have Dolby Atmos support.
The LG 55UJ7700 has a width of 123.7/48.7 cm/in, compared with a width of 122.8/48.34 cm/in for Sony XBR55A1E. The LG 55UJ7700 has a height of 72.64/28.6 cm/in, compared with a height of 71.1/27.99 cm/in for Sony XBR55A1E. The LG 55UJ7700 has a depth of 6.1/2.4 cm/inches, compared with a depth of 8.6/3.38 cm/in for Sony XBR55A1E.
In each model, manufacturers provide 4 HDMI connectors. There are 2 USB ports available on the LG 55UJ7700, but Sony XBR55A1E has 3 USB ports. Models in this comparison have Internet access via Wi-Fi. However, Wi-Fi module in the LG 55UJ7700 can operate at 5 GHz. Also, in addition to the remote control, you can connect a mouse and keyboard to both TVs via Bluetooth.
VESA wall mount options are different and are 300 x 300 vs 400 x 200, respectively considered model.
Users can watch Netflix movies and series on these TVs. It is possible to watch content from Hulu streaming service on these compared models.
Each compared model can be positioned by manufacturers as Smart TV. And because of this, it is possible to control any of these TVs by voice. A voice control via Amazon Alexa is implemented in Sony XBR55A1E. Besides, each manufacturer provides a mobile application to monitor each of rivals TVs.
The LG 55UJ7700 is better TV in this comparison. Check LG 55UJ7700 price