LG OLED65B8SLC vs LG OLED65B7D Detailed Comparison
SCORE:
74
SCORE:
66

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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 OLED65B8SLC Highlights

LG OLED65B7D Highlights

  • 4K UHD (3840 x 2160) OLED Display
  • HDR10, HDR10+, Dolby Vision, HLG support
  • Perfect Color
  • Perfect Viewing Angle
  • α7 Intelligent Processor
  • 4K UHD (3840 x 2160) OLED Display
  • HDR10, HDR10+, Dolby Vision, HLG support
  • Perfect Color
  • Perfect Viewing Angle

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 OLED65B8SLC

LG OLED65B7D

DISPLAY
84
VIDEO FEATURES
73
AUDIO FEATURES
61
OTHER FEATURES
57
CONNECTIVITY
70
FORMAT SUPPORT
55
OVERALL
74
DISPLAY
80
VIDEO FEATURES
69
AUDIO FEATURES
46
OTHER FEATURES
27
CONNECTIVITY
60
FORMAT SUPPORT
55
OVERALL
66

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 OLED65B8SLC LG OLED65B7D
BrandLGLG
CountryGermanyGermany
Series 2B8B7
ModelOLED65B8SLCOLED65B7D
Release Year20182017
Size65"65"
Smart TVYesYes
DISPLAY LG OLED65B8SLC LG OLED65B7D
Actual Size (Diagonal)64.5"64.5"
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-luminous pixels (no 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
DCI P3 Color Space Coverage99%96%
Contrast Ratio
Input Lag21 ms21 ms
VIDEO LG OLED65B8SLC LG OLED65B7D
3D CapabilityNoNo
HDR10YesYes
HDR10+NoNo
Dolby VisionYesYes
Dolby Vision IQNoNo
HLGYesYes
Advanced HDR by Technicolor®YesNo
IMAX EnhancedNoNo
4K HDRYesYes 4K Active HDR
HDR EffectYesYes
AMD Freesync™NoNo
NVidia G-SyncNoNo
4K HFRNoNo
2K HFRNoNo
VRRNoNo
HGIG CompatibilityNoNo
Upscaling4K Upscaler4K Upscaler
Black Frame InsertionYesNo
Filmmaker ModeNoNo
Auto Low Latency ModeNoNo
Depth EnhancementYes Active Depth EnhancerYes Active Depth Enhancer
AI PictureNoNo
Auto Genre SelectionNoNo
Face EnhancingNoNo
Image EnhancingNoNo
Color EnhancerYes Adaptive Color EnhancerYes Color Master Engine
Deep Learning AI PictureNoNo
AI BrightnessNoNo
True Color AccuracyYesYes
Ultra LuminanceYes ProYes
Dynamic Tone MappingEnhanced Dynamic Tone MappingNo
AUDIO LG OLED65B8SLC LG OLED65B7D
Speaker Channels2.0 Channel2.2 Channel
Speaker Power Rating2 x 10 W40 W (Woofer: 20W)
Dolby AtmosYesYes
DTS Digital SurroundYes DTS-HDYes DTS-HD
Simultaneous Audio OutputYesNo
AI SoundNoNo
Surround ModeDolby Surround / OLED SurroundDolby Surround / OLED Surround
Clear VoiceClear Voice IIINo
Sound TuningOne Touch Sound TuningMagic Sound Tuning
Adaptive Sound ControlYesNo
WiSA ReadyNoNo
LG Sound SyncYesYes
Smart Speaker CompatibleNoNo
LG Smart SpeakerNoNo
CONNECTIVITY LG OLED65B8SLC LG OLED65B7D
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 HomeYes Google Home device sold separately (This feature is not available in Republic of Ireland)No
Virtual AssistantYes Google Assistant Built-in Google Assistant features require software update (This feature is not available in Republic of Ireland)No
Works with AlexaYes Amazon Alexa device sold separately (This feature is not available in Republic of Ireland)No
HDMI Inputs44
HDMI Version2.0b2.0b
HDMI Audio Return Channel (ARC)Yes Side, HDMI 2Yes
HDCP Version2.22.2
HDMI-CECYes SIMPLINKYes SIMPLINK
USB Inputs33
USB 3.0 PortsNo1
RF (Terrestrial / Cable ) Inputs23
Component InputsNoNo
Composite InputsNoNo
RCA Audio OutputsNoNo
3.5mm headphone Audio OutputYesNo
Optical Audio OutputYesYes
RS-232C RemoteNoNo
DLNAYesYes
OTHER LG OLED65B8SLC LG OLED65B7D
Operating SystemwebOSwebOS
Internet BrowserYesYes
Electronic Program Guide (EPG)YesYes
Parental Control (V-Chip)YesNo
Application StoreYes LG Content StoreYes LG Content Store
PVR FunctionYesYes
LG AI ThinQ®YesNo
Amazon Echo CompatibleNoNo
AI UXNoNo
AI HomeNoNo
AI RecommendationNoNo
Intelligent EditNoNo
Home DashboardNoNo
Auto Device DetectionNoNo
Apple HomePodNoNo
Voice RecognitionYes Magic Remote requiredYes Natural Voice Recognition
Magic LinkNoNo
Focus ZoomYesNo
Live ZoomYesNo
Audio Guidance (Text To Speech)YesNo
Gallery ModeYesNo
Multi-viewYesNo
DIALYesNo
Music PlayerYesYes
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
My ContentYesNo
My ChannelsYesNo
Channel AdvisorYesNo
Channel PlusYesYes
Screen ShareYesYes
Digital RecordingYesYes
Time ShiftYesNo
Watch & RecordYesNo
Auto CalibrationYesNo
Time Machine (DVR)NoNo
Analog DVRNoNo
HEVCYesYes
VIDEO FORMATS LG OLED65B8SLC LG OLED65B7D
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 OLED65B8SLC LG OLED65B7D
AACYesYes
AC4NoNo
AIFFNoNo
ALACNoNo
APENoNo
aptXYesYes
eAAC+NoNo
EAC3NoNo
FLACYesYes
HE-AACYesYes
LPCMYesYes
M4ANoNo
MIDINoNo
MP2NoNo
MP3YesYes
OGGYesYes
RealAudioYesYes
WMAYesYes
WAVNoNo
IMAGE FORMATS LG OLED65B8SLC LG OLED65B7D
BMPNoNo
GIFNoNo
JPEGYesYes
JPSYesYes
MPOYesYes
PNGNoNo
TUNER LG OLED65B8SLC LG OLED65B7D
Digital TunerYes 1Yes 2
SAT TunerYesYes
Analog TunerPAL/SECAM, B/G, D/K, I, SECAM LPAL/SECAM, B/G, D/K, I, SECAM L
Digital Terrestrial TV SystemDVB-T/T2 HDDVB-T/T2 HD
Digital Cable TV SystemDVB-CDVB-C
Digital SAT TV SystemDVB-S/S2DVB-S/S2
Color systemPAL / SECAM / NTSCPAL / SECAM / NTSC
CI+CI+ 1.4CI+ 1.3
GENERAL LG OLED65B8SLC LG OLED65B7D
Energy EfficiencyAA
Power SupplyAC 100-240 V, 50/60 HzAC 100-240 V, 50/60 Hz
Power Consumption (Typical)148 W154 W
Power Consumption (In Standby)0.5 W0.3 W
Dimension Without Stand (W x H x D)1449 mm x 831 mm x 47 mm1451 mm x 831 mm x 48.6 mm
Dimension With Stand (W x H x D)1449 mm x 901 mm x 319 mm1451 mm x 887 mm x 282 mm
Dimension of Package (W x H x D)1600 mm x 1035 mm x 207 mm1600 mm x 970 mm x 207 mm
VESA Wall MountYesYes
VESA Hole Pitch (W x H)300 mm x 200 mm300 mm x 200 mm
Weight Without Stand21.7 kg23.1 kg
Weight With Stand23.1 kg24.5 kg
Weight of Package (Gross)31.0 kg31.8 kg
ACCESSORIES LG OLED65B8SLC LG OLED65B7D
RemoteMagic Remote Control - AN-MR18Magic Remote Control
Universal Control Capability for remoteYesYes
Magic Remote Control CompatibleYesYes

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