Updated 31 Aug 2017

LG

43LJ550T

Snapshot: The LG 43LJ550T is a 43" (108cm) TV with WiFi. How good is the picture?

43LJ550T
Consumer score
SCORE
Avg price

$1079

Join us now to unlock this content

Unlock all of Consumer from just $7 for 7 days

  • Heaps of buying advice so you can choose with confidence
  • Independent reviews of thousands of products and services
  • Personal advice an email or phone call away on our advice line (members only)
Log in

Test results

Overall score
68
HD picture
?/10
SD picture
?/10
Sound
?/10
Usability
?/10

Good points

  • Good HD picture quality.
  • OK SD picture quality.
  • OK sound.
  • Very easy to use.
  • Good energy efficiency.
  • Very good SmartTV.
  • Very good DVR.
  • Excellent EPG.
  • Has WiFi.
  • Can record to USB.
  • Has 2 HDMI ports that are easily accessible.
  • Has 1 USB 2.0 port that are easily accessible.

But

No obvious bad points.

How we test TVs

Overall score includes:

HD picture (55%)
SD picture (10%)
Sound quality (10%)
Usability (25%), made up of User Interface, Remote, and Smart TV scores

Prices are based on August and November 2017 surveys.

Find out more about how we test TVs.

Key data

Model

Avg price
$1079

More test results (/10)

User interface
8.8
Remote
8.0
SmartTV
8.7
Energy efficiency
7.8
DVR
8.1
Electronic Program Guide
9.5

Specifications

Display type
IPS LCD
Screen Size
108cm
Size
43inches
Resolution
1920 x 1080
HxWxD (cm)
62 x 98 x 19
Weight (kg)
8.1

Features

HDR
No
4K/UHD
No
Bluetooth
No
WiFi built in
Yes
Internet browser
Yes
Smart TV features
Yes
Can record to USB
Yes

Connections/ports

HDMI
2
Composite RCA
Yes
Component RCA
Yes
Stereo RCA
Yes
Stereo 3.5
No
USB 2.0
1
USB 3.0
No
Ethernet
Yes
Toslink out
Yes
Headphones
Yes
Analogue AV in
1
HDMI (easy access)
Yes
USB (easy access)
Yes

More Info

Brand reliability

In our 2017 appliance-reliability survey this brand of TV was 95% reliable (the average for TVs was 95%).