LG 55NANO906NA Review and Specs

LG 55NANO906NA (Sweden version)

SCORE:
73

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

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LG 55NANO906NA Overview

LG 55NANO906NA was introduced in 2020. It has a LCD screen with 4K UHD (3840 x 2160) resolution and 100 Hz/120 Hz refresh rate. The TV is HDR compatible. It supports HDR10, Dolby Vision and HLG. AMD Freesync™ allows TV to display variable refresh rate during gaming and its powerful α7 Gen 3 AI Processor 4K picture processor guarantees a high quality upscaling of any low resolution source to 4K UHD (3840 x 2160).

We give LG 55NANO906NA TV 73 overall score out of 100. Our ranking system is based on the display specifications, video, audio and other features, connectivity and format support.

DISPLAY
63
VIDEO FEATURES
79
AUDIO FEATURES
78
OTHER FEATURES
97
CONNECTIVITY
80
FORMAT SUPPORT
57
OVERALL
73

Major Changes from its predecessor

A predecessor of 2020 NANO90 series is 2019 SM90 series. In this section we show major changes from the predecessor.

UPGRADES LG 55NANO906NA LG 55SM9010PLA
AMD Freesync™ Yes May not be available at the time of purchase of this product No
VRR Yes No
HGIG Compatibility Yes No
More Powerful Picture Processor α7 Gen 3 AI Processor 4K α7 Gen 2 Intelligent Processor
Filmmaker Mode Yes No

DOWNGRADES LG 55NANO906NA LG 55SM9010PLA
Advanced HDR by Technicolor® No Yes
DTS Digital Surround No Yes DTS-HD

For this comparison we chose 55" version of the predecessor - model 55SM9010PLA. For more detailed comparison between the two please visit LG 55NANO906NA vs LG 55SM9010PLA where you can also choose different size and country models to compare.

Pros and Cons

In this section we highlight pros and cons of LG 55NANO906NA.

PROS
High Resolution 👍
High Refresh Rate 👍
LED Type 👍
Wide Viewing Angle 👍
Color Depth 👍
HDR10 👍
Dolby Vision 👍
HLG 👍
AMD Freesync™ 👍
4K HFR 👍
2K HFR 👍
VRR 👍
HGIG Compatibility 👍
Powerful Picture Processor 👍
Filmmaker Mode 👍
Dolby Atmos 👍
Clear Voice 👍
WiSA Ready 👍
Bluetooth Audio Playback 👍
CONS
No 3D Capability 👎
No HDR10+ 👎
No Advanced HDR by Technicolor® 👎
No IMAX Enhanced 👎
No NVidia G-Sync 👎
DTS Digital Surround 👎

Selected Features

IPS Panel

LG 55NANO906NA has an in-plane switching (IPS) panel which is not commonly used in LCD TVs as they suffer from light leakage which lead to the lower contrast and poor HDR experience. However, this type of panel can provide better viewing angle and color accuracy compared to the VA panel.


Nano Cell Technology

LG Nano Cell technology uses particles to absorb unwanted light wavelengths and enhance the purity of the red and green colors displayed on the screen. In addition, they create subtler, more accurate colors that stay true, even at wide viewing angles. So, even if the whole family is gathered around the TV, everyone has the best seat in the house, whether they’re front and center, or across the room and off to the side.


Full-Array Local Dimming

The TV has Full-Array Local Dimming technology with multiple zones throughout the display. Individual zones of LEDs can light up independently which enhances black levels, shadow details and decreases level of light bleed in dark parts of the image. This gives higher contrast with increased picture quality which is very important for HDR reproduction. Higher number of zones gives better control over local dimming and less blooming around the bright objects and subtitles.

Detailed Specifications

In this section we present all the features and specifications available for LG 55NANO906NA.

BASICS
BrandLG
CountrySweden
Series 2NANO90
Model55NANO906NA
Release Year2020
Size55"
Bezel ColorBlack
Smart TVYes
DISPLAY
Actual Size (Diagonal)54.6"
Resolution4K UHD (3840 x 2160)
Refresh Rate100 Hz/120 Hz
Screen DesignFlat
Display TypeLCD
LCD TechnologyNanoCell
Panel TypeIPS
Backlight TypeLED
LED TypeSlim Direct LED
Backlight DimmingFull Array Local Dimming
Dimming NameFull Array Dimming
ColorNano Cell Color
Viewing AngleWide Viewing Angle
Panel Bit Depth8 bits + FRC
Color Depth1.07 Billion
VIDEO
3D CapabilityNo
HDR10Yes
HDR10+No
Dolby VisionYes
Dolby Vision IQYes
HLGYes
Advanced HDR by Technicolor®No
IMAX EnhancedNo
4K HDRYes Cinema HDR
AMD Freesync™Yes May not be available at the time of purchase of this product
NVidia G-SyncNo
4K HFRYes
2K HFRYes
VRRYes
HGIG CompatibilityYes
Picture Processorα7 Gen 3 AI Processor 4K
UpscalingYes 4K Upscaler
Frame Interploation TechniqueTruMotion 200
Frame Interpolation Frequency200 Hz
Black Frame InsertionYes Motion Pro
Filmmaker ModeYes
Auto Low Latency ModeYes
Depth EnhancementNo
AI PictureYes AI Picture
Auto Genre SelectionYes Dolby HDR only
Face EnhancingYes
Image EnhancingYes
Color EnhancerYes Advanced Color Enhancer
Noise ReductionDouble Step Noise Reduction
Deep Learning AI PictureYes
AI BrightnessYes
True Color AccuracyYes
Ultra LuminanceYes
SharpnessSharpness Enhancer
Dynamic Tone MappingHDR Dynamic Tone Mapping
AUDIO
Speaker Channels2.0 Channel
Speaker TypeDown Firing
Speaker Power Rating20W
Bluetooth Headset SupportYes Bluetooth 4.2+
Simulated Surround SoundYes 4.0 Virtual Surround Up-Mix
Dolby AtmosYes
DTS Digital SurroundNo
Simultaneous Audio OutputYes
AI SoundYes AI Sound
Surround ModeULTRA Surround
Clear VoiceClear Voice III
WiSA ReadyYes Separate Dongle Purchase Required
Bluetooth Audio PlaybackYes
LG Sound SyncYes
Smart Speaker CompatibleYes
LG Smart SpeakerYes
CONNECTIVITY
Ethernet InputYes
Wi-FiYes
Wi-Fi DirectYes
Wi-Fi Frequency2.4 GHz, 5 GHz
Wi-Fi ProtocolIEEE802.11ac/a/b/g/n
BluetoothYes
Bluetooth Version5.0
Mobile ConnectivityYes
Apple AirplayYes Airplay 2
LG TV Plus AppYes
Smart ThinQ AppYes
ChromecastNo
Google HomeYes Google Home device sold separately
Virtual AssistantYes Google Assistant
Works with AlexaYes Alexa Built-In
HDMI Inputs4
HDMI Version2.1
HDMI Audio Return Channel (ARC)Yes eARC (HDMI 3)
HDCP Version2.3
HDMI-CECYes SIMPLINK
USB Inputs3
USB 3.0 PortsNo
RF (Terrestrial / Cable ) Inputs2
Component InputsNo
Composite InputsNo
RCA Audio OutputsNo
3.5mm headphone Audio OutputYes
Optical Audio OutputYes
RS-232C RemoteNo
DLNAYes
OTHER
CPU Cores4
GPU Cores2
Operating SystemwebOS
Internet BrowserYes Full Web Browser
Electronic Program Guide (EPG)Yes 8 days
Application StoreYes LG Content Store
TeletextYes Flof
Teletext Page2000 page
LG AI ThinQ®Yes
Speech to TextYes
LG Voice SearchYes
Amazon Echo CompatibleYes
AI UXYes
AI HomeYes
AI RecommendationDefault: off
Intelligent EditYes
Home DashboardYes
Auto Device DetectionYes
Apple HomePodYes
Voice RecognitionYes Intelligent Voice Recognition
Magic LinkDefault: off
Audio Guidance (Text To Speech)Yes
Gallery ModeYes
Multi-viewYes
DIALYes
360 VRYes
Mobile TV OnYes
Wi-Fi TV OnYes
Bluetooth Low Energy OnYes
Instant Game ResponseYes ALLM
Screen ShareYes
Time ShiftYes
Auto CalibrationYes
Time Machine (DVR)Yes
HEVCYes 4K@120p, 10bit
VIDEO FORMATS
3GPPYes
AV1Yes 4K@60p, 10bit
AVIYes
ASFNo
DivXYes
Flash VideoYes
H.263Yes
H.264Yes
H.265Yes
MKVYes
M2TSYes
MP4Yes
MPEG-4Yes
QuickTimeYes
RealVideoNo
TSYes
VC-1Yes
VP7No
VP8No
VP9Yes 4K@60p, 10bit
VOBNo
VRONo
WebMNo
WMVNo
XvidNo
AUDIO FORMATS
AACYes
AC4Yes
AIFFNo
ALACNo
APENo
aptXYes
eAAC+No
EAC3No
FLACYes
HE-AACYes
LPCMYes
M4ANo
MIDINo
MP2Yes
MP3Yes
OGGNo
RealAudioNo
WMAYes
WAVNo
IMAGE FORMATS
BMPNo
GIFNo
JPEGYes
JPSYes
MPOYes
PNGNo
TUNER
Digital TunerYes 1
SAT TunerYes
Analog TunerPAL/SECAM, B/G, D/K, I, SECAM L
Digital Terrestrial TV SystemDVB-T/T2
Digital Cable TV SystemDVB-C
Digital SAT TV SystemDVB-S/S2
Color systemPAL / SECAM / NTSC
CI+CI+ 1.4
GENERAL
Energy EfficiencyA
Power SupplyAC 100-240 V, 50/60 Hz
Power Consumption (In Standby)0.5 W
Dimension Without Stand (W x H x D)1237 x 716 x 70.5 mm
Dimension With Stand (W x H x D)1237 x 773 x 232 mm
Stand Size1037 x 232 mm
Dimension of Package (W x H x D)1360 x 810 x 162 mm
One Connect BoxNo
VESA Wall MountYes
VESA Hole Pitch (W x H)300 mm x 300 mm
Weight Without Stand17.3 kg
Weight With Stand17.5 kg
Weight of Package (Gross)22.3 kg
ACCESSORIES
RemoteMagic Remote Control - MR20
Universal Control Capability for remoteYes
Magic Remote Control CompatibleYes
WARRANTY
Warranty1 Year Parts & Labor

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