We need to mention LG OLED55B8PUA and OLED55B7A if we talk about 55-Inch OLED 4K TV in 2018. LG OLED55B8PUA is introduced as part of LG’s 2018 OLED TV lineup, while LG OLED55B7A comes as part of LG’s 2017 OLED TV lineup. Which of them is more suitable for you? To answer that question, it’s a idea to talk about the comparison between those two 55-Inch 4K OLED TV. This article will talk about that for you, but before we talk about their comparison, let’s shortly take a look at those two OLED TVs.
LG OLED55B8PUA is the smaller screen size option of LG B8PUA that introduced as part of LG’s 2018 OLED TV lineup. LG OLED55B8PUA comes with OLED Panel that can deliver pixel level dimming. It can bring perfect black with infinite contrast since the pixels can be completed powered off, while It also can be dimmed autonomously. LG OLED55B8PUA is also completed with True Color Accuracy on top of cinematic color of OLED so that It can deliver rich and accurate color details. The peak brightness of LG OLED55B8PUA is also improved with Ultra Luminance Pro installed on its screen. LG OLED55B8PUA support HDR10, Dolby Vision, HLG and Advanced HDR by Technicolor that help you to enjoy enhanced details with expanded contrast from wide range of HDR content sources. The color, clarity and contrast of LG OLED55B8PUA is also optimized with LG α7 Intelligent Processor that installed on this TV. LG OLED55B8PUA comes with LG ThinQ AI as its Smart TV Platform. It can deliver premium entertainment from your favorite content providers while also allow you to control your TV conveniently as It support Google Home and Amazon Alexa. We can also find magic remote included with this TV set to help you control the TV easily with its natural voice recognition. The speaker system of LG OLED55B8PUA is 2.2Ch 40W speaker system that powered by Dolby Atmos. The 2.2Ch 40W speaker system of LG OLED55B8PUA that powered by Dolby Atmos is able to deliver rich and immersive sound quality.
LG OLED55B7A is one of the most affordable OLED TV that we can find in 2017 lineup. It comes as one of the screen size option of LG B7A. LG OLED55B7A comes with OLED panel that can deliver perfect black with infinite contrast since its pixel can be dimmed autonomously as well as completely powered off. We can also enjoy cinematic color in OLED screen that combined with True Color Accuracy to create rich and accurate color details on this TV screen. To improve the peak brightness of its OLED screen, LG OLED55B7A is completed with Ultra Luminance. LG OLED55B7A support Dolby Vision, HDR10 and HLG so that you can enjoy enhanced details with expanded contrast from those three HDR formats. The Smart TV Platform of LG OLED55B7A is WebOS 3.5. It can deliver premium entertainment from your favorite content providers with the help of 802.11ac wireless that provides fast internet connection. We can also run additional Smart Apps on the TV screen with the access to LG contents/Apps Store. Magic remote is also included with this TV to help you control the TV conveniently with natural voice recognition. The speaker system of LG OLED55B7A is 4.0Ch 40W speaker system. For some customers, it’s enough to deliver good sound quality for this 55-Inch OLED TV. But if you are not satisfied with it, you can easily attach additional soundbar for this TV to enjoy more powerful surround sound quality. You can check today’s offer of LG OLED55B7A here…
LG OLED55B8PUA and OLED55B7A Table of Comparison
We need to know the specs and features of LG OLED55B8PUA and OLED55B7A before we can talk more about their comparison. The key specs and features of LG OLED55B8PUA and OLED55B7A can be found in the table below. Let’s take a look at it together.
|LG OLED55B8PUA||LG OLED55B7A|
|Resolution||4K UHD||4K UHD|
|Upscaling Technology||4K Upscaler||4K Upscaler|
|Pixel Level Dimming||YES||YES|
|True Color Accuracy||YES||YES|
|Wide Viewing Angle||YES||YES|
|HDR Support||HDR10+Dolby Vision+HLG+Advanced HDR by Technicolor||HDR10+Dolby Vision+HLG|
|LG α7 Intelligent Processor||YES||NO|
|Smart Platform||LG ThinQ AI||WebOS 3.5|
|Remote||Magic Remote||Magic Remote|
|Speaker System||2.2Ch 40W||4.0Ch 40W|
|HDMI/ USB Inputs||4/3||4/3|
Check Today’s Offer
Comparison of LG OLED55B8PUA and OLED55B7A
After we look at the specs and features of LG OLED55B8PUA and OLED55B7A in the table of comparison above, we can talk more about their comparison together.
LG OLED55B8PUA and OLED55B7A basically use similar OLED Panel. OLED Panel is completed with pixel level dimming that can deliver perfect black and infinite contrast. Perfect Black can be achieved with the ability of OLED panel to be completely powered off, while infinite contrast come with the ability of OLED panel to be autonomously dimmed. We can also find that OLED panel of those two TVs are able to deliver cinematic color that combined with True Color Accuracy installed on those two TVs to bring accurate color details on their TV screen. To bring higher peak brightness across their OLED screen, both of OLED55B8PUA and OLED55B7A are completed with Ultra Luminance.
We can find that both of LG OLED55B8PUA and OLED55B7A support HDR10, HLG and Dolby Vision, that can deliver enhanced details and expanded contrast from wide range HDR content sources. Additionally LG OLED55B8PUA also support Advanced HDR by Technicolor. To deliver better color, clarity and contrast optimization, we can also find LG α7 Intelligent Processor installed on LG OLED55B8PUA.
Smart TV Platform
LG OLED55B8PUA comes with LG ThinQ AI as its Smart TV platform, while LG OLED55B7A comes with the older WebOS 3.5. LG ThinQ AI comes with wider voice recognition support including Amazon Alexa and Google Home. With LG ThinQ AI, you can control the TV more conveniently. We can also find that both of LG OLED55B8PUA and OLED55B7A come with magic remote that helps you control the TV more conveniently since it’s completed with natural voice recognition.
Basically, LG OLED55B8PUA and OLED55B7A come with similar 40W speaker power output. But their speaker system are actually slightly different. LG OLED55B8PUA comes with 2.2Ch speaker system, while LG OLED55B7A comes with 4.0Ch speaker system. 2.2Ch speaker system is actually able to deliver a little richer sound experience than 4.0Ch speaker system. We can also find that the speaker of LG OLED55B8PUA is powered by Dolby Atmos that help you to enjoy more immersive sound experience.
LG OLED55B8PUA as the newer model is usually offered at the higher price than LG OLED55B7A as the older model. How about their price difference? We can find that TV prices often change from time to time. So it’s recommended that we check the price of LG OLED55B8PUA and OLED55B7A before we can find their latest price difference.
Which of Them is More Suitable for You?
If we talk about which of those two 55-Inch OLED TV is more suitable for you, it’s a good idea to talk about your budget. If you have larger budget, LG OLED55B8PUA is the model that’s more suitable for you since It comes with LG α7 Intelligent Processor picture processor that provides better optimized picture. It also comes with improved Smart TV Platform LG ThinQ AI. We can also find additional Advanced HDR by Technicolor in LG OLED55B8PUA and more immersive sound experience with 2.2Ch speaker system powered by Dolby Atmos.
LG OLED55B7A is one of the most affordable 55-Inch OLED TV that we can find in the market. So if you have limited budget for your 55-Inch OLED TV, then LG OLED55B7A is more suitable for you. Although It doesn’t come with LG α7 Intelligent Processor, but it still can deliver excellent picture quality on its OLED panel. It also still can deliver premium entertainment without any hassle with its WebOS 3.5 Smart TV Platform. We can also find that LG OLED55B7A already support HDR10, HLG and Dolby Vision, while we can also easily attach additional soundbar if we are not satisfied with its 4.0Ch 40W speaker system. Where’s recommended place to order one? You can check today’s offer of LG OLED55B7A here…