I had a chance to test and compare two models: Sony XBR55A8F vs LG 55UK6300PUE and this review should help people who are looking for a good TV. The screen size of both models is 55 inches. The XBR55A8F from series A8F, but the opponent belongs to series UK630. The series Sony XBR55A8F has 55, 65 inches diagonals, but in the case of 55UK6300PUE only 43, 49, 55, 65 diagonals are possible.
Both devices support playback of 4K/UHD video. Rivals work well with Full HD video. The XBR55A8F has OLED display, while the 55UK6300PUE has IPS display. The XBR55A8F screen has 120 refresh rate, versus the 60 refresh rate in the 55UK6300PUE. Also the HDR feature is realized in both units. Unfortunately, none of the devices supports 3D video playback.
The surround audio format is available on XBR55A8F, whille 55UK6300PUE works with the stereo format. Speakers with a power of 50W are installed in XBR55A8F, but in XBR55A8F has speakers with a power of 20W. None of the TVs in this comparison have Dolby Atmos support.
The Sony XBR55A8F has a width of 122.6/48.26 cm/in, compared with a width of 124.7/49.09 cm/in for LG 55UK6300PUE. The Sony XBR55A8F has a height of 71.2/28.03 cm/in, compared with a height of 72.9/28.7 cm/in for LG 55UK6300PUE. The Sony XBR55A8F has a depth of 5.5/2.16 cm/inches, compared with a depth of 8.9/3.5 cm/in for LG 55UK6300PUE.
The XBR55A8F can operate 4 HDMI connectors, whille the 55UK6300PUE has 3 HDMIs. There are 3 USB ports available on the Sony XBR55A8F, but LG 55UK6300PUE has 2 USB ports. Models in this comparison have Internet access via Wi-Fi. However, Wi-Fi module in the Sony XBR55A8F 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 200 x 300 vs 300 x 300, 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. Thanks to the display, the Local Dimming function is implemented in the 55UK6300PUE. 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 XBR55A8F. Besides, each manufacturer provides a mobile application to monitor each of rivals TVs.
The Sony XBR55A8F is better TV in this comparison. Check Sony XBR55A8F price