Complete TV Comparison
When you have a plan to replace your older TV with the new 55-Inch OLED 4K TV, then OLED55E6P and 55EF9500 are two popular choice that you should consider. LG OLED55E6P is introduced as the top model for 55-Inch OLED 4K TV from 2016 TV lineup, while LG 55EF9500 is the choice that you can find from LG’s 2015 TV lineup for 55-Inch flat 4K OLED TV. As the model that We can call new and old model, We can find there are some similarities as well as few differences between them. I’m sure that you need to know those similarities & differences before deciding which of those two TVs is the one that you should choose.
As two 55-Inch OLED 4K TV model, you can find there are similarities between OLED55E6P and 55EF9500. What are their similarities?
1. OLED Display with Flat Panel Design
OLED55E6P and 55EF9500 comes with OLED display with flat panel design. OLED Panel is able to deliver perfect black with infinite contrast while It also can deliver cinematic color. Perfect black and infinite contrast is able to be achieved with its pixels that can be brightened, dimmed and powered off autonomously. Cinematic color comes from the color palettes of OLED that match vast range of hues seen in today’s digital cinemas.
2. 4K UHD Resolution with 4K Upscaler
Both of LG OLED55E6P and 55EF9500 use the current 4K UHD picture resolution. 4K resolution is able to deliver up to four times more brilliant picture than the previous 1080p Full HD resolution. We have some problems with limited number of original 4K content sources available, so both of those two TVs are completed with 4K upscaler that can bring near 4K picture quality from your HD contents.
3. Smart TV Platform with Magic Remote
Smart TV platform can be found on LG OLED55E6P and 55EF9500. With Smart TV platform, you can enjoy premium entertainment anytime you want to enjoy it on your TV screen. Additionally you can also use magic remote to control the TV and its smart TV platform. To connect to your premium content providers, built-in wifi is attached on both of those two TVs.
4. Passive 3D Feature
If you love to watch your favorite movies in 3D format, then you can find OLED55E6P and 55EF9500 are two options for your 3D TV. Passive 3D is installed on both of OLED55E6P and 55EF9500 that give you ability to enjoy cinematic 3D experience in combination with OLED panel and 4K UHD resolution.
The similarities of OLED55E6P and 55EF9500 can be summarized using the table below.
|LG OLED55E6P||LG 55EF9500|
|Resolution||4K UHD||4K UHD|
|Remote||Magic Remote||Magic Remote|
|3D Feature||Passive 3D||Passive 3D|
There are also few differences besides similarities that we have talked before. Let’s discuss the differences of OLED55E6P and 55EF9500 together.
1. OLED HDR with Dolby Vision
HDR technology become essential in 2016, that’s way the new OLED55E6P is completed with OLED HDR. With OLED HDR, you can enjoy stunning High Dynamic Range contents that including support to Dolby Vision. With OLED HDR and Dolby Vision support, you can enjoy cinematic color details like what the filmmaker’s intention.
2. Smart TV Platform and Magic Remote Version
We have talked before that both of OLED55E6P and 55EF9500 come with Smart TV and magic remote. They also use the same WebOS Smart TV platform. But the version of the WebOS Smart TV platform is different. WebOS 3.0 is installed on LG OLED55E6P, while WebOS 2.0 is installed on LG 55EF9500. WebOS 3.0 comes with improvements from WebOS 2.0 so It becomes more stable and user friendly. The magic remote that’s included on those two TVs is also different. LG OLED55E6P comes with premium magic remote, while LG 55EF9500 use the standard magic remote. Premium magic remote is more classy in design than the standard one.
3. Version of Built-in Wifi
As We have talked above, Built-in Wifi is attached on both of LG OLED55E6P and 55EF9500. But the version of their built-in Wifi is different. LG OLED55E6P comes with 802.11ac wireless, while LG 55EF9500 is completed with 802.11n wireless. 802.11ac wireless is able to deliver faster internet connection than 802.11n wireless.
4. Speaker System
The speaker system attached on LG OLED55E6P and 55EF9500 is different. LG OLED55E6P comes with 2.2Ch 40W speaker system, while 2Ch 20W speaker system is attached on LG55EF9500. With 2.2Ch 40W speaker system, you can enjoy richer and more powerful sound output than 2Ch 20W of LG 55EF9500.
As the new model, you can find that LG OLED55E6P is offered at the higher price as It comes with few better aspects than the older LG 55EF9500. How much is their price difference? You can find that LG OLED55E6P is commonly offered at around $1000 higher than LG 55EF9500. That price difference is not fixed since price is frequently changed by the retailers.
The differences of OLED55E6P and 55EF9500 can be depicted with the table below.
|LG OLED55E6P||LG 55EF9500|
|OLED HDR with Dolby Vision||YES||NO|
|Smart TV Platform||WebOS 3.0||WebOS 2.0|
|Speaker System||2.2Ch 40W||2Ch 20W|
|Price||+/- $1000 More||+/- $1000 Less|
We have talked about the similarities and differences of two 55-Inch flat OLED 4K TV, OLED55E6P as the new model from 2016 and 55EF9500 that’s part of the older 2015 lineup. There are few better aspects of OLED55E6P, that’s OLED HDR with Dolby Vision, newer version of WebOS, more classy magic remote, faster wireless and more powerful speaker system. For those better picture, smart features and sound output, you should prepare significant budget for LG OLED55E6P. But if you are looking for better HDR technology, newer WebOS, more classy remote, faster wireless as well as more immersive internal speaker system and don’t mind to pay higher for that, then you should go ahead with LG OLED55E6P. From the customers’ perspective, LG OLED55E6P is one of the best rated TV in 2016 so you can’t go wrong with choosing LG OLED55E6P. You might be interested in the customers’ feedback on LG OLED55E6P that you can find here…
When you have more limited budget for your next 55-Inch OLED TV, then price is an important factor for your purchase. LG 55EF9500 is indeed not completed with OLED HDR, It also use the older WebOS, standard Magic remote, older wireless standard and less powerful speaker system but It’s offered at significantly lower price. The customers are also mostly satisfied with their LG 55EF9500 so you don’t have to worry about purchase this older TV model. Do you want to know more about the customers’ comments on this TV model? You can find out more LG 55EF9500 customers’ reviews on this page…