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48A90K
$1,300Out of stock
$1,398New
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Key differences

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Sports

8.3
OLED55C1
48A90K
9.1
The Sony A90K (OLED) is excellent for sports, while the LG C1 (OLED) is very good.
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Key similarities

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Picture Quality

8.5
OLED55C1
48A90K
8.5
The Sony A90K (OLED) and LG C1 (OLED) both have very good picture quality.

Movies & TV

8.9
OLED55C1
48A90K
9.1
Although they have very similar scores, PerfectRec considers Sony A90K (OLED) to be excellent for movies & TV, while the LG C1 (OLED) is very good.

Gaming

9.0
OLED55C1
48A90K
8.8
Although they have very similar scores, PerfectRec considers LG C1 (OLED) to be excellent for gaming, while the Sony A90K (OLED) is very good.

Cartoons & Animation

8.2
OLED55C1
48A90K
8.4
The Sony A90K (OLED) and LG C1 (OLED) are both very good for cartoons & animation.

News, Talk, & Other TV

8.6
OLED55C1
48A90K
8.7
The Sony A90K (OLED) and LG C1 (OLED) are both very good for news, talk, & other TV.

Bright Room

7.1
OLED55C1
48A90K
6.7
Although they have very similar scores, PerfectRec considers LG C1 (OLED) to be good for bright room, while the Sony A90K (OLED) is only fair.

Cost

$1,300
OLED55C1
48A90K
$1,398
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The LG C1 (OLED) has a price of $1,300 and the Sony A90K (OLED) costs $1,398.

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How the LG C1 (OLED) and the Sony A90K (OLED) compare to other TVs

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Spec Comparison

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LG C1 (OLED)Sony A90K (OLED)
LG C1 (OLED)Sony A90K (OLED)

GENERAL

Price
$1,300
$1,398
Brand
LGSony
Year Released
20212022
Full name
OLED55C148A90K
Screen Size
55"48"
Screen Resolution
4K4K

TV FEATURES

Operating System
webOSAndroid TV
Sound Quality Score
7.8/107/10
NextGen Ready
NoYes
HDMI Ports
44
Coax Ports
11

DISPLAY QUALITY SCORES

Picture Quality Score
8.5/108.6/10
Bright Room Score
7.2/106.8/10
Gaming Score
9/108.8/10
Movies & TV Score
9/109.1/10
Sports Score
8.4/109.2/10

PHYSICAL

Dimensions w/o Stand (H x W x D)
29.1" x 48.3" x 1.8"24.6" x 42.1" x 2.4"
Dimensions with Stand (H x W)
27.8" x 48.3"24.9" x 42.1"
Weight without Stand
41.7 lbs29.6 lbs
VESA Mount
300 x 200300 x 300

DISPLAY

Color Depth
10 bit10 bit
Black Frame Insertion
YesYes
Auto Low Latency Mode
YesYes
Contrast
10/1010/10
Local Dimming
10/1010/10

SOUND

Speaker Setup
2.22.1
Speaker Power
40 w25 w
Dolby Atmos
YesYes
DTS:X
NoUp to DTS Digital Surround, Bypass only

Comparison summary

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Comparison Summary
Better Picture Roughly equal
Better for Gaming Roughly equal
Better SoundLG C1 (OLED)
Better for SportsSony A90K (OLED)

About LG

LG, a prominent TV brand from Korea, has played a significant role in popularizing OLED TVs. OLED technology is hailed as the future of TV technology. Their TVs employ WebOS, a proprietary smart TV software that not only offers seamless functionality but also includes gaming-specific features, earning praise from players worldwide. Often regarded as the gateway to unparalleled viewing experiences, LG's mid-range OLEDs come highly recommended, making them a worthwhile investment for those willing to stretch their budget for superior quality.

About Sony

Sony stands as a highly experienced and widely trusted TV manufacturer, earning a reputation that surpasses all others. A Japanese company, Sony has been making TVs for far longs than it has been making Playstation game consoles. Sony's high-end TVs are often regarded as the ultimate choice for videophiles, representing the epitome of quality, albeit at a premium price point. Renowned for their advanced and precise motion handling, as well as their cutting-edge local dimming algorithms, Sony consistently delivers unparalleled performance in these areas. They include Google TV software with all their TV sets, which grants access to the largest selection of apps available and they also include Bravia Core which is a movie streaming platform specifically for Sony TVs that offers higher picture quality by using more bandwidth.

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