LG OLED55B9PUA (USA version)

SCORE:
86

Highlights

  • 4K UHD (3840 x 2160) OLED Display
  • HDR10, Dolby Vision, HLG support
  • Perfect Color
  • Perfect Viewing Angle
  • α7 Gen 2 Intelligent Processor
  • Ethernet, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth

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LG OLED55B9PUA Overview

LG OLED55B9PUA was introduced in 2019. It has a OLED screen with 4K UHD (3840 x 2160) resolution. The TV is HDR compatible. It supports HDR10, Dolby Vision, HLG and Advanced HDR by Technicolor®. Its powerful α7 Gen 2 Intelligent Processor picture processor guarantees a high quality upscaling of any low resolution source to 4K UHD (3840 x 2160). OLED display provides infinite contrast image to due its ideal black levels and its viewing angle is better than other types of display technologies.

We give LG OLED55B9PUA TV 86 overall score out of 100. Our ranking system is based on the display specifications, video, audio and other features, connectivity and format support.

DISPLAY
83
VIDEO FEATURES
92
AUDIO FEATURES
93
OTHER FEATURES
92
CONNECTIVITY
82
FORMAT SUPPORT
65
OVERALL
86

Major Changes from its predecessor

A predecessor of 2019 B9 series is 2018 B8 series. In this section we show major changes from the predecessor.

UPGRADES LG OLED55B9PUA LG OLED55B8PUA
4K HFR 4K HFR via HDMI will be updated
2K HFR

For this comparison we chose 55" version of the predecessor - model OLED55B8PUA. For more detailed comparison between the two please visit LG OLED55B9PUA vs LG OLED55B8PUA 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 OLED55B9PUA.

The TV has strengths such as High Refresh Rate, Backlight Dimming, Wide Viewing Angle, Panel Bit Depth, Color Depth, Contrast Ratio, HDR10, Dolby Vision, HLG, Advanced HDR by Technicolor®, 4K HFR, 2K HFR, Powerful Picture Processor, Dolby Atmos, DTS Digital Surround, Clear Voice, WiSA Ready and Bluetooth Audio Playback. And it has weaknesses sush as no 3D Capability, no HDR10+, no IMAX Enhanced and no AMD Freesync™.

PROS
High Refresh Rate 👍
Backlight Dimming 👍
Wide Viewing Angle 👍
Panel Bit Depth 👍
Color Depth 👍
Contrast Ratio 👍
HDR10 👍
Dolby Vision 👍
HLG 👍
Advanced HDR by Technicolor® 👍
4K HFR 👍
2K HFR 👍
Powerful Picture Processor 👍
Dolby Atmos 👍
DTS Digital Surround 👍
Clear Voice 👍
WiSA Ready 👍
Bluetooth Audio Playback 👍
CONS
No 3D Capability 👎
No HDR10+ 👎
No IMAX Enhanced 👎
No AMD Freesync™ 👎

Detailed Specifications

In this section we present all the features and specifications available for LG OLED55B9PUA.

BASICS
BrandLG
Country VersionUSA
SeriesB9
ModelOLED55B9PUA
Release Year2019
Size55"
Smart TV
DISPLAY
Actual Size (Diagonal)54.6"
Resolution4K UHD (3840 x 2160)
Refresh Rate120 Hz
Screen DesignFlat
Display TechnologyOLED
Panel TypeWRGB
Backlight TechnologySelf-luminous pixels (no backlight)
Backlight DimmingPixel Dimming/Self Lighting Pixel
ContrastInfinite Contrast
ColorPerfect Color
Viewing AnglePerfect Viewing Angle
Panel Bit Depth10 bits
Color Depth1.07 Billion
Contrast Ratio
VIDEO FEATURES
3D Capability
HDR10
HDR10+
Dolby Vision
HLG
Advanced HDR by Technicolor®
IMAX Enhanced
4K HDR
HDR Effect
AMD Freesync™
4K HFR 4K HFR via HDMI will be updated
2K HFR
Picture Processorα7 Gen 2 Intelligent Processor
Upscaling4K Upscaler
Black Frame Insertion OLED Motion Pro
Auto Low Latency Mode
Depth Enhancement Object Depth Enhancer
Color Enhancer Advanced Color Enhancer
Noise ReductionQuad Step NR
Deep Learning AI Picture
AI Brightness
True Color Accuracy Pro
Ultra Luminance Pro
SharpnessFrequency based Sharpness Enhancer
Dynamic Tone MappingDynamic Tone Mapping Pro
Motion ProOLED Motion Pro
AUDIO FEATURES
Speaker Channels2.2 Channel
Speaker Type and ConfigurationFront Firing
Speaker Power Rating40W (WF:20W, 10W per Channel)
Dolby Atmos
DTS Digital Surround DTS-HD
Simultaneous Audio Output
AI Sound
Surround ModeDolby Surround / OLED Surround
Clear VoiceClear Voice III
Sound TuningOne Touch Sound Tuning
WiSA Ready Separate Dongle Purchase Required
Bluetooth Audio Playback
LG Sound Sync
Smart Speaker Compatible
LG Smart Speaker
CONNECTIVITY
Ethernet Input
Wi-Fi
Wi-Fi Direct
Wi-Fi Frequency2.4 GHz, 5 GHz
Wi-Fi ProtocolIEEE802.11ac/a/b/g/n
Bluetooth
Bluetooth Version5.0
Mobile Connectivity
Apple Airplay Airplay 2
LG TV Plus App
Smart ThinQ App
Chromecast
Google Home Google Home device sold separately
Virtual Assistant Google Assistant
Works with Alexa Alexa Built-In
HDMI Inputs4
HDMI Version2.1
HDMI Audio Return Channel (ARC) eARC (HDMI 2)
HDCP Version2.2
HDMI-CEC SIMPLINK
USB Inputs3
USB 3.0 Ports
RF (Terrestrial / Cable ) Inputs1
IF (Satellite) Inputs
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 FEATURES
CPU Cores4
GPU Cores2
RAM3 GB
Storage8 GB
Operating SystemwebOS
Internet Browser
Electronic Program Guide (EPG)
Parental Control (V-Chip)
Application Store LG Content Store
Teletext
Closed Captions Subtitle
PVR Function
LG AI ThinQ®
Speech to Text
LG Voice Search
Amazon Echo Compatible
AI UX
AI Home
AI RecommendationDefault: off
Intelligent Edit
Home Dashboard
Auto Device Detection
Apple HomePod
Voice Recognition Intelligent Voice Recognition
Magic LinkDefault: off
Audio Guidance (Text To Speech)
Gallery Mode
Multi-view
DIAL
360 VR
Mobile TV On
Wi-Fi TV On
Bluetooth Low Energy On
Hotel Mode
Screen Share
Time Shift
Auto Calibration
Time Machine (DVR)
Analog DVR
IP Control
VIDEO FORMATS
3GPP
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
AAC
AC3
AIFF
ALAC
APE
aptX
eAAC+
FLAC
HE-AAC
LPCM
M4A
MIDI
MP3
OGG
RealAudio
WMA
WAV
IMAGE FORMATS
BMP
GIF
JPEG
JPS
MPO
PNG
TUNER
Digital Tuner 1
SAT Tuner
Analog TunerNTSC-M
Digital Terrestrial TV SystemATSC
Digital Cable TV SystemClear QAM
Color systemPAL/SECAM/NTSC
POWER, DIMENSIONS and WEIGHT
Power SupplyAC 120 V, 50/60 Hz
Power Consumption (In Standby)0.5 W
One Connect Box
VESA Hole Pitch (W x H)300 mm x 200 mm
ACCESSORIES
RemoteMagic Remote Control - AN-MR19
Universal Control Capability for remote
Magic Remote Control Compatible

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