LG OLED55C7P vs LG OLED55C8PUA Detailed Comparison
SCORE:
67
SCORE:
73

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Overview

Here we are comparing to 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 resolution and none of them support HDR.

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

LG OLED55C7P Highlights

LG OLED55C8PUA Highlights

  • 4K UHD (3840 x 2160) OLED Display
  • HDR10, Dolby Vision, HLG support
  • Perfect Color
  • Perfect Viewing Angle
  • Ethernet, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth
  • 4K UHD (3840 x 2160) OLED Display
  • HDR10, Dolby Vision, HLG support
  • Perfect Color
  • Perfect Viewing Angle
  • α9 Intelligent Processor
  • Ethernet, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth

We have evaluated the TVs from available features and specifications. They both get the same overall score in our ranking system which is based on the display specifications, video, audio and other features, connectivity and format support.

LG OLED55C7P

LG OLED55C8PUA

DISPLAY
80
VIDEO FEATURES
70
AUDIO FEATURES
49
OTHER FEATURES
26
CONNECTIVITY
62
FORMAT SUPPORT
55
OVERALL
67
DISPLAY
80
VIDEO FEATURES
75
AUDIO FEATURES
66
OTHER FEATURES
49
CONNECTIVITY
72
FORMAT SUPPORT
55
OVERALL
73

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 - and here - .

BASICS LG OLED55C7P LG OLED55C8PUA
BrandLGLG
CountryCanadaCanada
Series 2C7C8
ModelOLED55C7POLED55C8PUA
Release Year20172018
Size55"55"
Smart TVYesYes
DISPLAY LG OLED55C7P LG OLED55C8PUA
Actual Size (Diagonal)54.6"54.6"
Resolution4K UHD (3840 x 2160)4K UHD (3840 x 2160)
Refresh Rate100 Hz/120 Hz100 Hz/120 Hz
Screen DesignFlatFlat
Display TypeOLEDOLED
Panel TypeWRGBWRGB
Backlight DimmingPixel Level DimmingPixel Dimming/Self Lighting Pixel
Backlight NameSelf-lighting PixelSelf-luminous pixels (no backlight)
ContrastInfinite ContrastInfinite Contrast
ColorPerfect ColorPerfect Color
Viewing AnglePerfect Viewing AnglePerfect Viewing Angle
Panel Bit Depth10 bits10 bits
Color Depth1.07 Billion1.07 Billion
Rec.2020 Color Space Coverage74%73%
DCI P3 Color Space Coverage99%99%
Brightness300 nits300 nits
Peak Brightness720 nits950 nits
Contrast Ratio
Input Lag21 ms21 ms
VIDEO LG OLED55C7P LG OLED55C8PUA
3D CapabilityNoNo
HDR10YesYes
HDR10+NoNo
Dolby VisionYesYes
Dolby Vision IQNoNo
HLGYesYes
Advanced HDR by Technicolor®NoYes
IMAX EnhancedNoNo
4K HDRYes 4K Active HDRYes
HDR EffectYesYes
AMD Freesync™NoNo
NVidia G-SyncNoNo
4K HFRNoYes
2K HFRNoYes
VRRNoNo
HGIG CompatibilityNoNo
Upscaling4K Upscaler4K Upscaler
Black Frame InsertionNoYes
Filmmaker ModeNoNo
Auto Low Latency ModeNoNo
Depth EnhancementYes Active Depth EnhancerYes Object Depth Enhancer
AI PictureNoNo
Auto Genre SelectionNoNo
Face EnhancingNoNo
Image EnhancingNoNo
Color EnhancerYes Color Master EngineYes Adaptive Color Enhancer
Deep Learning AI PictureNoNo
AI BrightnessNoNo
True Color AccuracyYesYes Pro
Ultra LuminanceYesYes Pro
AUDIO LG OLED55C7P LG OLED55C8PUA
Speaker Channels2.2 Channel2.2 Channel
Speaker Power Rating40 W (Woofer: 20W)4 x 10 W
Dolby AtmosYesYes
DTS Digital SurroundYes DTS-HDYes DTS-HD
Simultaneous Audio OutputNoYes
AI SoundNoNo
Surround ModeDolby Surround / OLED SurroundDolby Surround / OLED Surround
Clear VoiceNoClear Voice III
Sound TuningMagic Sound TuningOne Touch Sound Tuning
WiSA ReadyNoNo
LG Sound SyncYesYes
Smart Speaker CompatibleNoNo
LG Smart SpeakerNoNo
CONNECTIVITY LG OLED55C7P LG OLED55C8PUA
Ethernet InputYesYes
Wi-FiYesYes
Wi-Fi DirectYesYes
Wi-Fi Frequency2.4 GHz, 5 GHz2.4 GHz, 5 GHz
Wi-Fi ProtocolIEEE802.11ac/a/b/g/nIEEE802.11ac/a/b/g/n
BluetoothYesYes
Apple AirplayNoNo
LG TV Plus AppNoNo
Smart ThinQ AppNoNo
ChromecastNoNo
Google HomeNoYes Google Home device sold separately
Virtual AssistantNoYes Google Assistant
Works with AlexaNoYes Amazon Alexa device sold separately
HDMI Inputs44
HDMI Version2.0b2.0b
HDMI Audio Return Channel (ARC)YesYes HDMI 2
HDCP Version2.22.2
HDMI-CECYes SIMPLINKYes SIMPLINK
USB Inputs33
USB 3.0 Ports1No
RF (Terrestrial / Cable ) Inputs11
Component InputsNoNo
Composite Inputs1 via A/V 3.5mm Jack1 via A/V 3.5mm Jack
RCA Audio OutputsNoNo
3.5mm headphone Audio OutputNoNo
Optical Audio OutputYesYes
RS-232C Remote1 (Mini Jack)1 (Mini Jack)
DLNAYesYes
OTHER LG OLED55C7P LG OLED55C8PUA
Operating SystemwebOSwebOS
Internet BrowserYes Full Web BrowserYes Full Web Browser
Electronic Program Guide (EPG)YesYes
Application StoreYes LG Content StoreYes LG Content Store
PVR FunctionYesYes
LG AI ThinQ®NoYes
Amazon Echo CompatibleNoNo
AI UXNoNo
AI HomeNoNo
AI RecommendationNoNo
Intelligent EditNoNo
Home DashboardNoNo
Auto Device DetectionNoNo
Apple HomePodNoNo
Voice RecognitionYes Natural Voice RecognitionYes
Magic LinkNoNo
Audio Guidance (Text To Speech)NoYes
Gallery ModeNoYes
Multi-viewNoYes
DIALNoYes
360 VRNoNo
Mobile TV OnNoNo
Wi-Fi TV OnNoNo
Bluetooth Low Energy OnNoNo
Instant Game ResponseNoNo
Live Plus (ACR-based Bilateral Service)NoNo
Hotel ModeNoNo
Channel PlusYesYes
Screen ShareYesYes
Content ShareYesYes
Time ShiftYesYes
Watch & RecordNoYes
Auto CalibrationNoYes
Time Machine (DVR)NoNo
Analog DVRNoNo
IP ControlYesYes
VIDEO FORMATS LG OLED55C7P LG OLED55C8PUA
3GPPYesYes
AV1NoNo
AVIYesYes
ASFNoNo
DivXYesYes
Flash VideoYesYes
H.263YesYes
H.264YesYes
H.265YesYes
MKVYesYes
M2TSYesYes
MP4YesYes
MPEG-4YesYes
QuickTimeYesYes
RealVideoNoNo
TSYesYes
VC-1YesYes
VP7NoNo
VP8NoNo
VP9YesYes
VOBNoNo
VRONoNo
WebMNoNo
WMVNoNo
XvidNoNo
AUDIO FORMATS LG OLED55C7P LG OLED55C8PUA
AACYesYes
AC4NoNo
AIFFNoNo
ALACNoNo
APENoNo
aptXYesYes
eAAC+NoNo
EAC3NoNo
FLACYesYes
HE-AACYesYes
LPCMYesYes
M4ANoNo
MIDINoNo
MP2NoNo
MP3YesYes
OGGYesYes
RealAudioYesYes
WMAYesYes
WAVNoNo
IMAGE FORMATS LG OLED55C7P LG OLED55C8PUA
BMPNoNo
GIFNoNo
JPEGYesYes
JPSYesYes
MPOYesYes
PNGNoNo
TUNER LG OLED55C7P LG OLED55C8PUA
Digital TunerYes 1Yes 1
SAT TunerNoNo
Analog TunerNTSC-MNTSC-M
NEXTGEN TV (ATSC 3.0)NoNo
Digital Terrestrial TV SystemATSCATSC
Digital Cable TV SystemClear QAMClear QAM
Color systemPAL / SECAM / NTSCPAL / SECAM / NTSC
GENERAL LG OLED55C7P LG OLED55C8PUA
Power SupplyAC 120 V, 50/60 HzAC 120 V, 50/60 Hz
Power Consumption (In Standby)0.5 W0.5 W
Dimension Without Stand (W x H x D)48.4" x 28.0" x 1.8"48.3" x 27.8" x 1.8"
Dimension With Stand (W x H x D)48.4" x 29.5" x 8.5"48.3" x 29.8" x 9.1"
Dimension of Package (W x H x D)56.9" x 31.9" x 8.1"53.0" x 31.9" x 8.1"
VESA Wall MountYesYes
VESA Hole Pitch (W x H)300 mm x 200 mm300 mm x 200 mm
Weight Without Stand38.1 lbs35.9 lbs
Weight With Stand42.3 lbs42.1 lbs
Weight of Package (Gross)55.3 lbs53.8 lbs
ACCESSORIES LG OLED55C7P LG OLED55C8PUA
RemoteMagic Remote ControlMagic Remote Control - AN-MR18BA.AUS
Universal Control Capability for remoteYesYes
Magic Remote Control CompatibleYesYes

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