LG OLED55C8PUA vs LG OLED55C7P Detailed Comparison
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SCORE:
92
SCORE:
90

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Overview

Here we are comparing LG OLED55C8PUA to LG OLED55C7P 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 OLED55C8PUA Highlights

LG OLED55C7P Highlights

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

We have evaluated the TVs from available features and specifications. LG OLED55C8PUA 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 OLED55C8PUA

LG OLED55C7P

DISPLAY
96
VIDEO FEATURES
94
AUDIO FEATURES
86
OTHER FEATURES
82
CONNECTIVITY
91
FORMAT SUPPORT
85
OVERALL
92
DISPLAY
96
VIDEO FEATURES
93
AUDIO FEATURES
77
OTHER FEATURES
65
CONNECTIVITY
87
FORMAT SUPPORT
85
OVERALL
90

Advantage of LG OLED55C8PUA

This section shows the features and specifications which are the reason to choose LG OLED55C8PUA over LG OLED55C7P.

LG OLED55C8PUA LG OLED55C7P
Higher Peak Brightness 950 nits 720 nits
Advanced HDR by Technicolor®
4K HFR
2K HFR
Black Frame Insertion
True Color Accuracy Pro
Ultra Luminance Pro
Simultaneous Audio Output
Clear Voice Clear Voice III
Google Home Google Home device sold separately
Virtual Assistant Google Assistant
Works with Alexa Amazon Alexa device sold separately
HDMI Audio Return Channel (ARC) HDMI 2
LG AI ThinQ®
Audio Guidance (Text To Speech)
Gallery Mode
Multi-view
DIAL
Watch & Record
Auto Calibration

Advantage of LG OLED55C7P

This section shows the features and specifications which are the reason to choose LG OLED55C7P over LG OLED55C8PUA.

LG OLED55C8PUA LG OLED55C7P
Higher Rec.2020 Color Space Coverage 73% 74%
USB 3.0 Ports 1

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 OLED55C8PUA and here - LG OLED55C7P.

BASICS LG OLED55C8PUA LG OLED55C7P
BrandLGLG
CountryCanadaCanada
Series 2C8C7
ModelOLED55C8PUAOLED55C7P
Release Year20182017
Size55"55"
Smart TV
DISPLAY LG OLED55C8PUA LG OLED55C7P
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 Dimming/Self Lighting PixelPixel Level Dimming
Backlight NameSelf-lumi us pixels ( backlight)Self-lighting Pixel
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 Coverage73%74%
DCI P3 Color Space Coverage99%99%
Brightness300 nits300 nits
Peak Brightness950 nits720 nits
Contrast Ratio
Input Lag21 ms21 ms
VIDEO LG OLED55C8PUA LG OLED55C7P
3D Capability
HDR10
HDR10+
Dolby Vision
Dolby Vision IQ
HLG
Advanced HDR by Technicolor®
IMAX Enhanced
4K HDR 4K Active HDR
HDR Effect
AMD Freesync™
NVidia G-Sync
4K HFR
2K HFR
VRR
HGIG Compatibility
Upscaling4K Upscaler4K Upscaler
Black Frame Insertion
Filmmaker Mode
Auto Low Latency Mode
Depth Enhancement Object Depth Enhancer Active Depth Enhancer
AI Picture
Auto Genre Selection
Face Enhancing
Image Enhancing
Color Enhancer Adaptive Color Enhancer Color Master Engine
Deep Learning AI Picture
AI Brightness
True Color Accuracy Pro
Ultra Luminance Pro
AUDIO LG OLED55C8PUA LG OLED55C7P
Speaker Channels2.2 Channel2.2 Channel
Speaker Power Rating4 x 10 W40 W (Woofer: 20W)
Dolby Atmos
DTS Digital Surround DTS-HD DTS-HD
Simultaneous Audio Output
AI Sound
Surround ModeDolby Surround / OLED SurroundDolby Surround / OLED Surround
Clear VoiceClear Voice III
Sound TuningOne Touch Sound TuningMagic Sound Tuning
WiSA Ready
LG Sound Sync
Smart Speaker Compatible
LG Smart Speaker
CONNECTIVITY LG OLED55C8PUA LG OLED55C7P
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
Apple Airplay
LG TV Plus App
Smart ThinQ App
Chromecast
Google Home Google Home device sold separately
Virtual Assistant Google Assistant
Works with Alexa Amazon Alexa device sold separately
HDMI Inputs44
HDMI Version2.0b2.0b
HDMI Audio Return Channel (ARC) HDMI 2
HDCP Version2.22.2
HDMI-CEC SIMPLINK SIMPLINK
USB Inputs33
USB 3.0 Ports 1
RF (Terrestrial / Cable ) Inputs11
Component Inputs
Composite Inputs1 via A/V 3.5mm Jack1 via A/V 3.5mm Jack
RCA Audio Outputs
3.5mm headphone Audio Output
Optical Audio Output
RS-232C Remote1 (Mini Jack)1 (Mini Jack)
DLNA
OTHER LG OLED55C8PUA LG OLED55C7P
Operating SystemwebOSwebOS
Internet Browser Full Web Browser Full Web Browser
Electronic Program Guide (EPG)
Application Store LG Content Store LG Content Store
PVR Function
LG AI ThinQ®
Amazon Echo Compatible
AI UX
AI Home
AI Recommendation
Intelligent Edit
Home Dashboard
Auto Device Detection
Apple HomePod
Voice Recognition Natural Voice Recognition
Magic Link
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
Live Plus (ACR-based Bilateral Service)
Hotel Mode
Channel Plus
Screen Share
Content Share
Time Shift
Watch & Record
Auto Calibration
Time Machine (DVR)
Analog DVR
IP Control
VIDEO FORMATS LG OLED55C8PUA LG OLED55C7P
3GPP
AV1
AVI
ASF
DivX
Flash Video
H.263
H.264
H.265
MKV
M2TS
MP4
MPEG-4
QuickTime
RealVideo
TS
VC-1
VP7
VP8
VP9
VOB
VRO
WebM
WMV
Xvid
AUDIO FORMATS LG OLED55C8PUA LG OLED55C7P
AAC
AC4
AIFF
ALAC
APE
aptX
eAAC+
EAC3
FLAC
HE-AAC
LPCM
M4A
MIDI
MP2
MP3
OGG
RealAudio
WMA
WAV
IMAGE FORMATS LG OLED55C8PUA LG OLED55C7P
BMP
GIF
JPEG
JPS
MPO
PNG
TUNER LG OLED55C8PUA LG OLED55C7P
Digital Tuner 1 1
SAT Tuner
Analog TunerNTSC-MNTSC-M
NEXTGEN TV (ATSC 3.0)
Digital Terrestrial TV SystemATSCATSC
Digital Cable TV SystemClear QAMClear QAM
Color systemPAL / SECAM / NTSCPAL / SECAM / NTSC
GENERAL LG OLED55C8PUA LG OLED55C7P
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)48.3" x 27.8" x 1.8"48.4" x 28.0" x 1.8"
Dimension With Stand (W x H x D)48.3" x 29.8" x 9.1"48.4" x 29.5" x 8.5"
Dimension of Package (W x H x D)53.0" x 31.9" x 8.1"56.9" x 31.9" x 8.1"
VESA Wall Mount
VESA Hole Pitch (W x H)300 mm x 200 mm300 mm x 200 mm
Weight Without Stand35.9 lbs38.1 lbs
Weight With Stand42.1 lbs42.3 lbs
Weight of Package (Gross)53.8 lbs55.3 lbs
ACCESSORIES LG OLED55C8PUA LG OLED55C7P
RemoteMagic Remote Control - AN-MR18BA.AUSMagic Remote Control
Universal Control Capability for remote
Magic Remote Control Compatible

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