Updated 23 Jul 2018

LG

55SK8500PVA

Snapshot: The LG 55SK8500PVA is a 55" (139cm) HDR TV with WiFi. How good is the picture?

55SK8500PVA
Consumer score
SCORE
Avg price

$2397

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Test results

Overall score
86
HD picture
?/10
SD picture
?/10
Sound
?/10
Usability
?/10

Good points

  • Very good HD picture quality.
  • Very good SD picture quality.
  • Very good sound.
  • Very easy to use.
  • Good energy efficiency.
  • Excellent SmartTV.
  • Very good Ultra-HD picture quality.
  • Excellent EPG.
  • HDR.
  • Has WiFi.
  • Supports bluetooth.
  • Can record to USB.

But

No obvious bad points.

Key data

Model

Avg price
$2397

More test results (/10)

User interface
9.3
Remote
7.4
SmartTV
9.8
Energy efficiency
7.7
Ultra-HD picture
8.5
Electronic Program Guide
10

Specifications

Display type
LCD
Screen Size
139cm
Size
55inches
Resolution
3840 x 2160
HxWxD (cm)
78 x 124 x 25
Weight (kg)
18.7

Features

HDR
4K/UHD
Bluetooth
WiFi built in
Internet browser
Smart TV features
Can record to USB

Connections/ports

HDMI
4
Composite RCA
Component RCA
Stereo RCA
Stereo 3.5
×
USB 2.0
3
USB 3.0
×
Ethernet
Toslink out
Headphones
Analogue AV in
1
HDMI (easy access)
×
USB (easy access)
×

More Info

Brand reliability

In our 2018 appliance-reliability survey this brand of TV was 97% reliable (the average for TVs was 94%).