LG 55SM8200 : a TV set mid-range

55SM8200 from LG – Presentation of this Ultra HD 4K

The firm LG is deciding today to launch a new mid-range model with its 55SM8200.
Let’s have a look at the size. It’s a 55 inches.
We are faced to a rather large screen.
Concerning technology, it is worth noting that this model is delivered with a Ultra HD 4K resolution.  This television is part of the main group of current TVs. It doesn’t completely stands out among its competitors with this choice of Ultra HD 4K.
Why can we consider this 55SM8200 as convincing in spite of its mid-range position ? This is what we are going to discover in this article.

55SM8200 from LG – Design

The LG 55SM8200 with its simple design is an interesting alternative for anyone who wants an elegant television set in the mid-range segment.
The design of the LG 55SM8200 has nothing to do with that of the other models in the LG SM820 series.
The shapes are balanced and the overall rendering is beautiful to look at. A successful mid-range model.
This LG 55SM8200 adopts a standard shape with a flat screen.
With a size of 55 inches, As far as the base is concerned, there are also things to say. Indeed, it has a simple base, which fits perfectly into the decor, giving you a sense of unity and elegance.In addition, its support is arc-shaped.In short, the LG has really succeeded the design aspect of this TV, which does not go unnoticed no matter where it is installed. If when turned off it has such an effect, the sensations take on a whole new dimension when the screen of the LG 55SM8200 is revealed.

TV screen presentation LG 55SM8200

The designers of LG have made this new TV set 55SM8200. 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 use of the Edge-LED, even though it is a Edge-LED known for the lower quality of its image illumination, which has been favoured for this 55SM8200.

This model has a Ultra HD 4K display. LG presents this 55SM8200 with a screen of 55 inches; this television is at the top of its range. Whatever the characteristics, it is still a beautiful screen. On this point, don’t worry.
By providing it with a frequency of 60 Hz, the television’s fluidity is at the top of its range.
Finally, LG has chosen to put advanced technology on this TV, which makes it possible to have an Ultra HD 4K image quality .
Thus, the LG 55SM8200 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 55SM8200

A brief listening allows us to see that it does not work miracles. The sound is far from exceptional. That’s enough for TV shows, but not for home theater showings.
The equipment consists of  two baffles and a power output of 10 W.

In conclusion, the sound of this TV will give you the majority of the sound spectrum. It’s average, but not of poor quality.

55SM8200 from LG – Embedded intelligence

For the software part, the 55SM8200 LG has an operating system webOS 4.5; It will allow you to happily explore a number of entertainment options.
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 55SM8200 is communicating.

55SM8200 from LG – Its connectivity

All the available connectivity makes it possible to cover current needs.
Whether it’s your external hard drive, NAS or game console, all these elements can be connected to this TV.

It is with 8 possible connections that this 55SM8200 is presented. Almost all the devices in your home can be connected: the box, the game console, a multimedia server, and many other devices, in addition to your DVD or Blu-ray player.

In the end, this TV provides you with the following features:
2 USB ports, 4 HDMI ports, 1 audio output, 1 antenna input

55SM8200 from LG – Technical characteristics

The main features of this TV set:

Characteristic Value
Ratio 16/9
Sizes of the television without stand 120,97 cm x 68,05 cm x 6,4 cm
Screen size in inches 55
Screen resolution Ultra HD 4K
Display system Edge-LED
Display frequency 60
Sound power 10
Smart TV webOS 4.5
Wifi Yes
Tuners available DVB-T DVB-T2 DVB-S DVB-S2 DVB-C 
Number of tuners 6
Number of USB ports 2
Number of HDMI ports 4
Number of audio outputs 1
Number of audio inputs 0
HDR Compatible Yes
VESA compatibility Yes
PVR Available Yes
Bluetooth Yes
Ethernet Yes
Power consumption 109 W

55SM8200 from LG – The conclusion

With the intention of making a difference this new 55SM8200 LG intends to make a difference. Well thought out and well finished. This mid-range is a wise choice.
The least we can say is that this jewel incorporating smart TV technology offers you the LG know-how . An element that is a very good option in the high-end segment.
Its Edge-LED display shows an excellent image.
With its 4K display technology, this TV offers you an image quality close to perfection, and a sound quality above the others; Enhanced with an aesthetics that stands out, you have the ingredients of a device that you want to own.

Finally, we will note all the positive points that are to be added to the credit of this television set. Here are 3 that I find interesting:
the screen size, the depth of the colours, the display frequency.

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