How Long Is A 55 Inch TV?

Is a 55 inch TV really 55 inches?

That is actually selling the 55″ screen short by quite a bit.

The viewable screen area of a 46″ TV is about 906 square inches and the viewable area of a 55″ TV is 1293 square inches, the 55 is actually 42% larger than the 46.

Is 55 inch TV too big?

The farther away you sit, obviously, the smaller your TV appears. For example, most people sit about 9 feet (108 inches) from their TV, so THX recommends a screen size of around 90 inches diagonal for that distance. That means the 55-inch you’re looking at is not “too big,” at least as far as THX is concerned.

What are the dimensions of a 55 inch TV box?

56″ x 8″ x 36″ Box fits most 50″ – 55″ (diagonal) flat panel or plasma TV.

How do I know how many inches My TV is?

How is a screen size measured? A TV screen is measured diagonally, from corner to corner. Measure from the visible corners of the screen, not including any part of the screen-surrounding bezel. A 32 inch TV is 32 inches (81 cm) from bottom left to top right of the screen, or bottom right to top left of the screen.

How much bigger is a 75 TV than a 55?

55 inch 16×9 display vs 75 inch 16×9 display

StatsUse cm55 inch 16×975 inch 16×9
Width47.94 inches65.37 inches
Height26.96 inches36.77 inches
Area1292.58 inches²2403.56 inches²
As a 4:3 Display44.94 inches61.28 inches

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What 55 inch TV has the best picture?

The LG OLED55B9PUA is the best 55 inch TV we’ve tested so far.

Will a 55 inch TV fit in my car?

BRING THE RIGHT CAR

In terms of all flat-screens, A says that he’s found that most sedans and SUVs can fit up to 43″ TVs across the back seat without a problem. Sets in the 50″ to 55″ range will likely not fit across any rear seats and probably won’t fit in the back of smaller SUVs, at least standing upright.

How wide is a 55 inch TV?

TV Size to Distance Calculator and Science

SizeWidthHeight
50″43.6″ 110.7 cm24.5″ 62.2 cm
55″47.9″ 121.7 cm27.0″ 68.6 cm
60″52.3″ 132.8 cm29.4″ 74.7 cm
65″56.7″ 144.0 cm31.9″ 81.0 cm

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What are the dimensions on a 55 inch TV?

The screen dimensions of a 55-inch diagonal TV are 47.9 -inches (W) x 27.0 inches (H). However, exterior dimensions of the TV may vary – so add one to three inches to the width and about 6 inches to the height to play it safe.

Should I buy a 50 or 55 inch TV?

So, if you bought a 50-inch TV, it should be placed between 50 to 75 inches away. Whether you’re trying to fit a 75-inch or 55-inch TV into your home, remember that the goal is to see the picture, not the pixels.

How much bigger is a 70 TV than a 55?

TV Size to Distance Calculator and Science

SizeWidthHeight
55″47.9″ 121.7 cm27.0″ 68.6 cm
60″52.3″ 132.8 cm29.4″ 74.7 cm
65″56.7″ 144.0 cm31.9″ 81.0 cm
70″61.0″ 154.9 cm34.3″ 87.1 cm

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How high should a 55 inch TV be mounted?

As a rule of thumb , a 42 in television should be mounted about 55 inches from the floor to the TV center, a 55 in TV should be 60 inches, a 65 in should be 65 in and a 70 in television should be mounted about 67 in from the floor to the center of the screen.

What TV size should I buy?

While it all boils down to personal preference, there is a simple formula that provides a good starting point: Viewing distance (in inches)/2 = recommended TV size. For example, if you usually sit 10 feet from the TV, that’s 120 inches (10 feet x 12 inches).

Is 55 inch TV too big for bedroom?

The farther away you sit, obviously, the smaller your TV appears. For example, most people sit about 9 feet (108 inches) from their TV, so THX recommends a screen size of around 90 inches diagonal for that distance. That means the 55-inch you’re looking at is not “too big,” at least as far as THX is concerned.

Is 55 inch TV too small?

Well, not necessarily. That’s because it’s a 55-inch TV, and for a lot of people, that’s just too small. TVs sized at 65 inches and up are cheaper than ever, so many people are buying one and moving their old, smaller TVs into a secondary room.

How much bigger is a 58 than 55?

55 inch 16×9 display vs 58 inch 16×9 display

StatsUse cm55 inch 16×958 inch 16×9
Width47.94 inches50.55 inches
Height26.96 inches28.44 inches
Area1292.58 inches²1437.44 inches²
As a 4:3 Display44.94 inches47.39 inches

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Can a TV be too big for a room?

The farther away you sit, obviously, the smaller your TV appears. For example, most people sit about 9 feet (108 inches) from their TV, so THX recommends a screen size of around 90 inches diagonal for that distance. That means the 55-inch you’re looking at is not “too big,” at least as far as THX is concerned.

Is an expensive TV worth it?

Some televisions are a design exercise, but size and picture quality are always worth paying for as you will get years of enjoyment and use. Overall, televisions are now incredibly affordable. To see 70 inch sets well under $1000 is quite amazing. The very most expensive TV’s are 8K TV’s.

Is Vizio better than Samsung?

Samsung offers more curved screen televisions than Vizio TV, although the jury is still out as to whether curved screens provide better performance. Winner: Samsung, because of slightly larger screen options and more options at each screen size.