LG 55NANO916NA vs LG 49NANO866NA Detailed Comparison
SCORE:
81
SCORE:
79

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Overview

Here we are comparing LG 55NANO916NA to LG 49NANO866NA to reveal their common strengths and weaknesses as well as the differences between them which will help you in making a correct decision before the purchase. Both models have the same 4K UHD (3840 x 2160) resolution and they both support HDR.

Let us first have a glance at the highlights of the models.

LG 55NANO916NA Highlights

LG 49NANO866NA Highlights

  • 4K UHD (3840 x 2160) LCD Display
  • HDR10, Dolby Vision, HLG support
  • Full Array Local Dimming
  • Nano Cell Color
  • Wide Viewing Angle
  • α7 Gen 3 AI Processor 4K
  • Ethernet, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth
  • 4K UHD (3840 x 2160) LCD Display
  • HDR10, Dolby Vision, HLG support
  • Nano Cell Color
  • Wide Viewing Angle
  • α7 Gen 3 AI Processor 4K
  • Ethernet, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth

We have evaluated the TVs from available features and specifications. LG 55NANO916NA gets higher overall score in our ranking system which is based on the display specifications, video, audio and other features, connectivity and format support.

LG 55NANO916NA

LG 49NANO866NA

DISPLAY
71
VIDEO FEATURES
87
AUDIO FEATURES
83
OTHER FEATURES
99
CONNECTIVITY
89
FORMAT SUPPORT
62
OVERALL
81
DISPLAY
70
VIDEO FEATURES
87
AUDIO FEATURES
78
OTHER FEATURES
99
CONNECTIVITY
84
FORMAT SUPPORT
62
OVERALL
79

Advantage of LG 55NANO916NA over LG 49NANO866NA

This section shows the features and specifications which are the reason to choose LG 55NANO916NA over LG 49NANO866NA.

LG 55NANO916NA LG 49NANO866NA
LED Type Slim Direct LED Edge LED
Backlight Dimming Full Array Local Dimming Local Dimming
More Speaker Channels 2.2 Channel 2.0 Channel
Higher Speaker Power Rating 40W (WF:20W, 10W per Channel) 20W
More RF (Terrestrial/Cable) Connection Inputs 2 1
Composite Inputs 1 via A/V 3.5mm Jack
RS-232C Remote 1 (Mini Jack)

Common Strengths of LG 55NANO916NA and LG 49NANO866NA

STRENGTHS LG 55NANO916NA LG 49NANO866NA
High Refresh Rate 100 Hz/120 Hz 100 Hz/120 Hz
Wide Viewing Angle Wide Viewing Angle Wide Viewing Angle
Color Depth 1.07 Billion 1.07 Billion
HDR10
Dolby Vision
HLG
AMD Freesync™ May not be available at the time of purchase of this product May not be available at the time of purchase of this product
4K HFR
2K HFR
VRR
HGIG Compatibility
Powerful Picture Processor α7 Gen 3 AI Processor 4K α7 Gen 3 AI Processor 4K
Filmmaker Mode
Dolby Atmos
Clear Voice Clear Voice III Clear Voice III
WiSA Ready Separate Dongle Purchase Required Separate Dongle Purchase Required
Bluetooth Audio Playback

Common Weaknesses of LG 55NANO916NA and LG 49NANO866NA

WEAKNESSES LG 55NANO916NA LG 49NANO866NA
No 3D Capability
No HDR10+
No Advanced HDR by Technicolor®
No IMAX Enhanced
No NVidia G-Sync
DTS Digital Surround

Detailed Specifications

And in the end we display all the specifications which are present for both models.

Note: The following table shows only those details which are applicable for both models and excludes the ones that are applicable for only one model. If you want to see a full list of specs for each model please visit their individual pages here - LG 55NANO916NA and here - LG 49NANO866NA.

BASICS LG 55NANO916NA LG 49NANO866NA
BrandLGLG
Country VersionUKItaly
SeriesNANO91NANO86
Model55NANO916NA49NANO866NA
Release Year20202020
Size55"49"
Bezel ColorBlackBlack
Smart TV
DISPLAY LG 55NANO916NA LG 49NANO866NA
Actual Size (Diagonal)54.6"48.5"
Resolution4K UHD (3840 x 2160)4K UHD (3840 x 2160)
Refresh Rate100 Hz/120 Hz100 Hz/120 Hz
Screen DesignFlatFlat
Display TechnologyLCDLCD
LCD TechnologyNanoCellNanoCell
Panel TypeIPSIPS
Backlight TypeLEDLED
LED TypeSlim Direct LEDEdge LED
Backlight DimmingFull Array Local DimmingLocal Dimming
Dimming NameFull Array DimmingLG Local Contrast
ColorNano Cell ColorNano Cell Color
Viewing AngleWide Viewing AngleWide Viewing Angle
Panel Bit Depth8 bits + FRC8 bits + FRC
Color Depth1.07 Billion1.07 Billion
VIDEO LG 55NANO916NA LG 49NANO866NA
3D Capability
HDR10
HDR10+
Dolby Vision
Dolby Vision IQ
HLG
Advanced HDR by Technicolor®
IMAX Enhanced
HDR Cinema HDR Cinema HDR
AMD Freesync™ May not be available at the time of purchase of this product May not be available at the time of purchase of this product
NVidia G-Sync
4K HFR
2K HFR
VRR
HGIG Compatibility
Picture Processorα7 Gen 3 AI Processor 4Kα7 Gen 3 AI Processor 4K
Upscaling 4K Upscaler 4K Upscaler
Frame Interploation TechniqueTruMotion 200TruMotion 200
Frame Interpolation Frequency200 Hz200 Hz
Black Frame Insertion Motion Pro Motion Pro
Filmmaker Mode
Auto Low Latency Mode
Depth Enhancement
AI Picture AI Picture AI Picture
Auto Genre Selection Dolby HDR only Dolby HDR only
Face Enhancing
Image Enhancing
Color Enhancer Advanced Color Enhancer Advanced Color Enhancer
Noise ReductionDouble Step Noise ReductionDouble Step Noise Reduction
Deep Learning AI Picture
AI Brightness
True Color Accuracy
Ultra Luminance
SharpnessSharpness EnhancerSharpness Enhancer
Dynamic Tone MappingHDR Dynamic Tone MappingHDR Dynamic Tone Mapping
AUDIO LG 55NANO916NA LG 49NANO866NA
Speaker Channels2.2 Channel2.0 Channel
Speaker Type and ConfigurationDown FiringDown Firing
Speaker Power Rating40W (WF:20W, 10W per Channel)20W
Bluetooth Headset Support Bluetooth 4.2+ Bluetooth 4.2+
Dolby Atmos
DTS Digital Surround
Simultaneous Audio Output
AI Sound AI Sound AI Sound
Surround ModeULTRA SurroundULTRA Surround
Clear VoiceClear Voice IIIClear Voice III
WiSA Ready Separate Dongle Purchase Required Separate Dongle Purchase Required
Bluetooth Audio Playback
LG Sound Sync
Smart Speaker Compatible
LG Smart Speaker
CONNECTIVITY LG 55NANO916NA LG 49NANO866NA
Ethernet Input
Wi-Fi
Wi-Fi Direct
Wi-Fi Frequency2.4 GHz, 5 GHz2.4 GHz, 5 GHz
Wi-Fi ProtocolIEEE802.11ac/a/b/g/nIEEE802.11ac/a/b/g/n
Bluetooth
Bluetooth Version5.05.0
Mobile Connectivity
Apple Airplay Airplay 2 Airplay 2
LG TV Plus App
Smart ThinQ App
Chromecast
Google Home Google Home device sold separately Google Home device sold separately
Virtual Assistant Google Assistant Google Assistant
Works with Alexa Alexa Built-In Alexa Built-In
HDMI Inputs44
HDMI Version2.12.1
HDMI Audio Return Channel (ARC) eARC (HDMI 2) eARC (HDMI 3)
HDCP Version2.32.3
HDMI-CEC SIMPLINK SIMPLINK
USB Inputs33
USB 3.0 Ports
RF (Terrestrial / Cable ) Inputs21
Component Inputs
Composite Inputs1 via A/V 3.5mm Jack
RCA Audio Outputs
3.5mm headphone Audio Output
Optical Audio Output
RS-232C Remote1 (Mini Jack)
DLNA
OTHER LG 55NANO916NA LG 49NANO866NA
CPU Cores44
GPU Cores22
Operating SystemwebOSwebOS
Internet Browser Full Web Browser Full Web Browser
Electronic Program Guide (EPG) 8 days 8 days
Application Store LG Content Store LG Content Store
Teletext Flof Flof
Teletext Page2000 page2000 page
LG AI ThinQ®
Speech to Text
LG Voice Search
Amazon Echo Compatible
AI UX
AI Home
AI RecommendationDefault: offDefault: off
Intelligent Edit
Home Dashboard
Auto Device Detection
Apple HomePod
Voice Recognition Intelligent Voice Recognition Intelligent Voice Recognition
Magic LinkDefault: offDefault: off
Audio Guidance (Text To Speech)
Gallery Mode
Multi-view
DIAL
360 VR
Mobile TV On
Wi-Fi TV On
Bluetooth Low Energy On
Instant Game Response ALLM ALLM
Screen Share
Time Shift
Auto Calibration
Time Machine (DVR)
HEVC [email protected], 10bit [email protected], 10bit
VIDEO FORMATS LG 55NANO916NA LG 49NANO866NA
3GPP
AV1 [email protected], 10bit [email protected], 10bit
AVI
ASF
DivX
Flash Video
H.263
H.264
H.265
MKV
M2TS
MP4
MPEG-4
QuickTime
RealVideo
TS
VC-1
VP7
VP8
VP9 [email protected], 10bit [email protected], 10bit
VOB
VRO
WebM
WMV
Xvid
AUDIO FORMATS LG 55NANO916NA LG 49NANO866NA
AAC
AC4
AIFF
ALAC
APE
aptX
eAAC+
EAC3
FLAC
HE-AAC
LPCM
M4A
MIDI
MP2
MP3
OGG
RealAudio
WMA
WAV
IMAGE FORMATS LG 55NANO916NA LG 49NANO866NA
BMP
GIF
JPEG
JPS
MPO
PNG
TUNER LG 55NANO916NA LG 49NANO866NA
Digital Tuner 1 1
SAT Tuner
Analog TunerPAL/SECAM, B/G, D/K, I, SECAM LPAL/SECAM, B/G, D/K, I, SECAM L
Digital Terrestrial TV SystemDVB-T/T2DVB-T/T2
Digital Cable TV SystemDVB-CDVB-C
Digital SAT TV SystemDVB-S/S2DVB-S/S2
Color systemPAL / SECAM / NTSCPAL / SECAM / NTSC
CI+CI+ 1.4CI+ 1.4
GENERAL LG 55NANO916NA LG 49NANO866NA
Energy Efficiency ClassAA
Power SupplyAC 100-240 V, 50/60 HzAC 100-240 V, 50/60 Hz
Power Consumption (Typical)95 W91 W
Power Consumption (In Standby)0.5 W0.5 W
Dimension Without Stand (W x H x D)1237 x 716 x 70.5 mm1096 x 640 x 63.6 mm
Dimension With Stand (W x H x D)1237 x 786 x 263 mm1096 x 710 x 263 mm
Stand Size841 x 263 mm841 x 263 mm
Dimension of Package (W x H x D)1360 x 810 x 207 mm1192 x 810 x 162 mm
One Connect Box
VESA Wall Mount
VESA Dimensions (W x H)300 mm x 300 mm200 mm x 200 mm
Weight Without Stand17.1 kg14 kg
Weight With Stand18.6 kg15.5 kg
Weight of Package (Gross)23.6 kg18.4 kg
ACCESSORIES LG 55NANO916NA LG 49NANO866NA
RemoteMagic Remote Control - MR20Magic Remote Control - MR20
Universal Control Capability for remote
Magic Remote Control Compatible
WARRANTY LG 55NANO916NA LG 49NANO866NA
Warranty1 Year Parts & Labor1 Year Parts & Labor

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