LG 55UN74006LB : the television Direct LED from LG

LG 55UN74006LB : the new Ultra HD 4K

Recently LG has released information about its new model of television . It is the 55UN74006LB.
Classified in the mid-range category. we thought we had to have a closer look at it in order to check whether the constructor had done a good job or not.
Beside, this television is equipped with a Ultra HD 4K resolution.  Even if it is in a mid-range position, it offers interesting specifications, partly justifying its price.
Through our review today, you will understand why the LG 55UN74006LB is ranked among the best TVs of the moment.

55UN74006LB from LG – Design

The LG 55UN74006LB appears as a real masterstroke of the brand regarding both its interior and exterior design.
The shapes are balanced and the overall rendering is beautiful to look at. A successful mid-range model.
This TV could simply be one of the best in terms of design for mid-range. It has nothing to envy from its competitors. Even when it’s off, you won’t get tired of looking at it; only happiness!

The screen of the LG 55UN74006LB

The designers of LG have made this new TV set 55UN74006LB. A new mid-range model with the characteristics of its time, a well calibrated image, and a high-performance processing.
LG remains anchored in its technological choices and decides to equip its new television set with it. The quality of the LED gives an excellent rendering. 
This model has a Ultra HD 4K display. At the same time, we are dealing with a nice display on the screen.
Designed with a frequency of 50 Hz, this television is thus at the same level as its competitors. No particular remarks about a good mid-range.
In addition, LG has decided to use its mastery of advanced technology on this device, which allows it to benefit from a high quality Ultra HD 4K image resolution.
Thus, the LG 55UN74006LB allows you to watch everyday movies and videos without necessarily wanting it to be a home theater level. It’s a decent mid-range.

The sound of the LG 55UN74006LB

The sound quality is correct but nothing more. The typical low-medium and mid-range sounds are far from what the competition offers. The sound of the 55UN74006LB still has the advantage of not being saturated. In any case, the installation as presented ex-factory is just sufficient for this television set
In terms of sound equipment, the TV is equipped with two loudspeakers with 10 W at output.

The sound quality of this TV is average. Don’t push the volume too hard, you’d be disappointed.

Presentation of the Smart TV part of the TV set LG 55UN74006LB

It has almost become a habit for LG, this 55UN74006LB has its operating system webOS 5 installed; it allows you to explore a whole universe of entertainment.
This TV offers you the choice of connectivity: Whether through its Wifi function, or through the local network with other devices or computer devices (fixed or mobile computers, NAS synology for example), your TV 55UN74006LB is communicating.
This software environment innovates on the LG 55UN74006LB with a new feature: control the television set with voice. Indeed, thanks to the voice control function, it is possible to change channels, TV sources, turn the TV volume up or down just by talking to it. Isn’t that convenient?

55UN74006LB from LG – Its connectivity

This television LG 55UN74006LB offers a rather classical connectivity : mixed inputs HDMI, the ports as well as the audio are available on this model.
Whether it’s your external hard drive, NAS or game console, all these elements can be connected to this TV.

This model has a total of 10 connections, not too bad. The LG 55UN74006LB is thus at the very top of its range. The choices offered by its connections are simply enormous.

You have the following connections at your disposal:
2 USB ports, 3 HDMI ports, 4 antenna inputs, 1 composite plug (Y/Pb/Pr)

Technical characteristics of the LG 55UN74006LB

Here is a summary of the technical characteristics of the television set:

Characteristic Value
Ratio 16/9
Sizes of the television without stand 87.1
Screen size in inches 54.6
Screen resolution Ultra HD 4K
Display system Direct LED
Display frequency 50
Sound power 10
Wifi Yes
Tuners available DVB-T DVB-T2 DVB-S DVB-S2 DVB-C 
Number of tuners 5
Number of USB ports 2
Number of HDMI ports 3
Component Input (YpbPr) Yes
HDR Compatible Yes
VESA compatibility Yes
PVR Available Yes
Bluetooth Yes
Ethernet Yes
Power consumption 113 W

To conclude on the LG 55UN74006LB

Finally, this new LG 55UN74006LB is a television set that can go anywhere; it can meet the majority of needs.
With its Direct LED panel, this TV is doing better than average. The lighting is uniform.
For the display technology we are in 4K; you have a very good quality image, and an impressive sound quality; with its well thought out aesthetics, the result gives you a device that you want to buy.

If there are any positive points to remember, here are 3 interesting ones:
the display frequency, the sound power, the depth of the colours.