LG 50LF561 vs LG 50LF5610 vs LG 50LF580

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LG 50LF561
LG 50LF5610
LG 50LF580

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Reasons For

7 Reasons For
Smart TV features Edit
The LG 50LF561 supports smart TV features (as does the LG 50LF580), however the LG 50LF5610 does not support smart TV features. Read more

Smart TVs allow you to access the internet directly through your TV. Connect your TV to your local network though WiFi or an ethernet cable.

A smart TV lets you watch movies and TV on the internet by connecting directly to services such as BBC iPlayer and YouTube without a computer. You will also be able to connect to Facebook and Twitter directly from your TV.

23% lower annual energy consumption Edit
The LG 50LF561 has an annual energy consumption of 76kWh, however the LG 50LF5610 is a 93kWh annual energy consumption TV (17kWh higher) and the LG 50LF580 is a 92kWh annual energy consumption TV (16kWh higher). Read more

The annual energy consumption is the total amount of energy that the TV will use over the course of a whole year, given typical usage levels.

A lower annual energy consumption means that it will cost less each year for you to run your TV.

Marginally lighter Edit
The LG 50LF561 is a 13.8kg heavy TV (as does the LG 50LF5610), whereas the LG 50LF580 is a 14.2kg heavy TV (400g heavier). Read more

The weight is the total weight of the TV excluding all packaging.

A lighter weight TV will be easier to move around and to mount on a wall. Some of the larger, very heavy TVs may require lightweight partition walls to be reinforced before the TV could be mounted.

1 shops are selling it
A greater number of sellers increases the chances of the product remaining in stock and also increases the price competition amongst retailers for this TV.
20% cheaper to run
Over five years the LG 50LF561 only costs £83.32 to run but the LG 50LF5610 costs £104.38 to run (25% more) and the LG 50LF580 costs £100.95 to run (21% more). Read more
Energy efficiency rating is better
The LG 50LF561 has an energy efficiency rating of "A+", however the LG 50LF5610 has a rating of "A+" and the LG 50LF580 has a rating of "A+".
Vastly better user reviews
Based on 5 user reviews, the average review score of the LG 50LF561 is 100%, however the average rating of the LG 50LF5610 is 20% (based on 1 review) and the average rating of the LG 50LF580 is 80% (based on 7 reviews).
2 Reasons For
400g lighter Edit
The LG 50LF5610 is a 13.8kg heavy TV (as does the LG 50LF561), whereas the LG 50LF580 is a 14.2kg heavy TV (400g heavier). Read more

The weight is the total weight of the TV excluding all packaging.

A lighter weight TV will be easier to move around and to mount on a wall. Some of the larger, very heavy TVs may require lightweight partition walls to be reinforced before the TV could be mounted.

Energy efficiency rating is better
The LG 50LF5610 has an energy efficiency rating of "A+", however the LG 50LF561 has a rating of "A+" and the LG 50LF580 has a rating of "A+".
8 Reasons For
Smart TV features Edit
The LG 50LF580 supports smart TV features (as does the LG 50LF561), whereas the LG 50LF5610 does not support smart TV features. Read more

Smart TVs allow you to access the internet directly through your TV. Connect your TV to your local network though WiFi or an ethernet cable.

A smart TV lets you watch movies and TV on the internet by connecting directly to services such as BBC iPlayer and YouTube without a computer. You will also be able to connect to Facebook and Twitter directly from your TV.

Two more USB 2.0 ports Edit
The number of USB 2.0 ports on the LG 50LF580 is three, but the LG 50LF5610 only has one USB 2.0 port. Read more

USB ports are useful for displaying on your TV photos / videos or playing music that is stored on USB key drives. The USB port can also be used for charging devices from your TV (as long as it's switched on), and for installing software updates on the TV.

More USB ports will allow you to connect more USB devices to the TV simultaneously without needing to continuous plug in and unplug cables.

Three HDMI ports Edit
The LG 50LF580 is a three HDMI port TV, whereas the LG 50LF561 only has one HDMI port and the LG 50LF5610 only has two HDMI ports. Read more

The HDMI ports quantity is the number of ports that the TV has that will accept a HDMI cable. HDMI is the most common type of cable used to connect modern TVs, DVD players, games consoles etc.

A greater number of HDMI ports will allow you to permanently connect more devices to the TV and will reduce the need to reach around the back of the TV to unplug and plug in cables when switching between devices.

WiFi connection Edit
The LG 50LF580 has a WiFi connection, but the LG 50LF5610 does not. Read more

A Wifi (wireless LAN connection) on your TV means that you can connect your TV directly to your WiFi network.

Connecting your TV will be easier and you will not need any cables.

Ethernet LAN connection Edit
The LG 50LF580 has an Ethernet LAN connection, whereas the LG 50LF5610 does not have an Ethernet LAN connection.
Cheaper by £37
The LG 50LF580 is £36.70 cheaper than the LG 50LF561 and £196.68 cheaper than the LG 50LF5610.
Better selling
The LG 50LF580 ranks No. 131501 by number of sales, whereas the LG 50LF561 ranks No. 138551.
Energy efficiency rating is superior
The LG 50LF580 has an energy efficiency rating of "A+", whereas the LG 50LF561 has a rating of "A+" and the LG 50LF5610 has a rating of "A+".

Reasons Against

5 Reasons Against
Two less USB 2.0 ports Edit
The LG 50LF561 is a one USB 2.0 port TV (as does the LG 50LF5610), whereas the LG 50LF580 only has three USB 2.0 ports. Read more

USB ports are useful for displaying on your TV photos / videos or playing music that is stored on USB key drives. The USB port can also be used for charging devices from your TV (as long as it's switched on), and for installing software updates on the TV.

More USB ports will allow you to connect more USB devices to the TV simultaneously without needing to continuous plug in and unplug cables.

Only one HDMI port Edit
The LG 50LF561 has one HDMI port, however the LG 50LF5610 only has two HDMI ports and the LG 50LF580 only has three HDMI ports. Read more

The HDMI ports quantity is the number of ports that the TV has that will accept a HDMI cable. HDMI is the most common type of cable used to connect modern TVs, DVD players, games consoles etc.

A greater number of HDMI ports will allow you to permanently connect more devices to the TV and will reduce the need to reach around the back of the TV to unplug and plug in cables when switching between devices.

More expensive by £37
The LG 50LF561 is £36.70 more expensive than the LG 50LF580.
Older by over one year
The LG 50LF561 is 20 months older than the LG 50LF5610 and 20 months older than the LG 50LF580.
Less popular
The LG 50LF561 is a less popular choice amongst buyers. It ranks No. 138551 by number of sales in our TVs, however the LG 50LF580 ranks No. 131501.
10 Reasons Against
Does not support smart TV features Edit
The LG 50LF5610 does not support smart TV features, but the LG 50LF561 and the LG 50LF580 do. Read more

Smart TVs allow you to access the internet directly through your TV. Connect your TV to your local network though WiFi or an ethernet cable.

A smart TV lets you watch movies and TV on the internet by connecting directly to services such as BBC iPlayer and YouTube without a computer. You will also be able to connect to Facebook and Twitter directly from your TV.

Two less USB 2.0 ports Edit
The LG 50LF5610 is a one USB 2.0 port TV (as does the LG 50LF561), whereas the LG 50LF580 only has three USB 2.0 ports. Read more

USB ports are useful for displaying on your TV photos / videos or playing music that is stored on USB key drives. The USB port can also be used for charging devices from your TV (as long as it's switched on), and for installing software updates on the TV.

More USB ports will allow you to connect more USB devices to the TV simultaneously without needing to continuous plug in and unplug cables.

Only two HDMI ports Edit
The LG 50LF5610 has two HDMI ports, however the LG 50LF580 only has three HDMI ports. Read more

The HDMI ports quantity is the number of ports that the TV has that will accept a HDMI cable. HDMI is the most common type of cable used to connect modern TVs, DVD players, games consoles etc.

A greater number of HDMI ports will allow you to permanently connect more devices to the TV and will reduce the need to reach around the back of the TV to unplug and plug in cables when switching between devices.

Does not have a WiFi connection Edit
The LG 50LF5610 does not have a WiFi connection, however the LG 50LF580 has a WiFi connection. Read more

A Wifi (wireless LAN connection) on your TV means that you can connect your TV directly to your WiFi network.

Connecting your TV will be easier and you will not need any cables.

Does not have an Ethernet LAN connection Edit
The LG 50LF5610 does not have an Ethernet LAN connection, but the LG 50LF580 has an Ethernet LAN connection.
19% higher annual energy consumption Edit
The LG 50LF5610 has an annual energy consumption of 93kWh, however the LG 50LF561 is a 76kWh annual energy consumption TV (17kWh lower) and the LG 50LF580 is a 92kWh annual energy consumption TV (1kWh lower). Read more

The annual energy consumption is the total amount of energy that the TV will use over the course of a whole year, given typical usage levels.

A lower annual energy consumption means that it will cost less each year for you to run your TV.

More expensive by £197
The LG 50LF5610 is £159.98 more expensive than the LG 50LF561 and £196.68 more expensive than the LG 50LF580.
Less retailers
The LG 50LF5610 is only stocked by 2 retailers, whereas the LG 50LF561 is stocked by 3 shops. Read more
Fewer numbers of shops reduces the price competition amongst retailers for the product and also reduces the chances of this TV remaining in stock.
Higher running costs over five years by £21.06
Over five years the running costs of the LG 50LF5610 are £104.38 which is £21.06 more than the LG 50LF561 and £3.43 more than the LG 50LF580. Show assumptions.
User review Rating is vastly Worse
The LG 50LF5610's average user score is only 20%, however the LG 50LF561's is 100% (based on 5 reviews) and the LG 50LF580's is 80% (based on 7 reviews).
5 Reasons Against
16kWh higher annual energy consumption Edit
The LG 50LF580 has an annual energy consumption of 92kWh, whereas the LG 50LF561 is a 76kWh annual energy consumption TV (16kWh lower) and the LG 50LF5610 is a 93kWh annual energy consumption TV (1kWh higher). Read more

The annual energy consumption is the total amount of energy that the TV will use over the course of a whole year, given typical usage levels.

A lower annual energy consumption means that it will cost less each year for you to run your TV.

400g heavier Edit
LG 50LF580 is 14.2kg heavy, but the LG 50LF561 and the LG 50LF5610 are both 13.8kg heavy TVs (400g lighter). Read more

The weight is the total weight of the TV excluding all packaging.

A lighter weight TV will be easier to move around and to mount on a wall. Some of the larger, very heavy TVs may require lightweight partition walls to be reinforced before the TV could be mounted.

Fewer sellers
The LG 50LF580 is only stocked by 2 sellers, but the LG 50LF561 is stocked by 3 retailers. Read more
The fewer the number of shops that stock the product, the lower the competition amongst shops to keep prices low.
Higher running costs over five years by £17.63
The running costs of the LG 50LF580 are £100.95 which is £17.63 more than the LG 50LF561 over five years. Show assumptions.
User review Rating is significantly Worse
The average user rating of the LG 50LF580 is 80%, whereas the average user rating of the LG 50LF561 is 100% (based on 5 reviews).

Average User Rating

Date Released

41 months Ago 21 months Ago 21 months Ago

Manufacturer's Warranty

1 Year No data No data

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 83.32
Electricity cost - standby £ -
Total running cost £ 83.32
Purchase price £ 340.00
Total cost of ownership £ 423.32
Details
Electricity cost - switched on £ 102.55
Electricity cost - standby £ 1.83
Total running cost £ 104.38
Purchase price £ 499.98
Total cost of ownership £ 604.36
Details
Electricity cost - switched on £ 100.95
Electricity cost - standby £ -
Total running cost £ 100.95
Purchase price £ 303.30
Total cost of ownership £ 404.25
Details

Energy Efficiency Class

Environmental Impact

0.41T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.41 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
11
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.52T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.52 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
13
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.5T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.5 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
13
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Display

Screen Size
50" 50" 50"
HD Type
 Full HD
 Full HD
 Full HD
3D Compatible
 3D compatible
 3D compatible
 3D compatible
LED Backlighting
 Direct-LED
 Direct-LED
 Direct-LED
Screen Shape
 Flat
 Flat
 Flat
OLED Technology
Unknown - Click to provide data
 OLED technology
Unknown - Click to provide data
Visible Diagonal Screen Size
127cm Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
Motion Interpolation Frequency
Unknown - Click to provide data 300Hz Unknown - Click to provide data
Noise Reduction Feature
 Noise reduction feature
Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
Display Resolution
 1920 x 1080
 1920 x 1080
 1920 x 1080
Video Mode
 1080p
 1080p
BEST
 1080p
Display Diagonal
127cm
BEST
126cm 126cm
Graphics Resolution
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
BEST
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)

TV Tuner

Digital Signal Format System
 DVB
 DVB-T
 DVB-C
 DVB-S
 DVB-S2
 DVB-T2
 DVB
 DVB-T
 DVB-C
 DVB-S
 DVB-S2
 DVB-T2
 DVB
 DVB-T
 DVB-C
 DVB-S
 DVB-S2
 DVB-T2

Smart TV

Smart TV Features
 Smart TV features
BEST
 Smart TV features
 Smart TV features
BEST
Internet Browser
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Internet browser
Unknown - Click to provide data
Operating System Version
Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data 4.5
Operating System
 NetCast OS
 NetCast OS
 NetCast OS

Audio

RMS Rated Power
Unknown - Click to provide data 20W 20W
Loudspeaker
2 2 2
Built-In Speaker
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Built-in speaker
 Built-in speaker
Dolby Technology
 Digital
 Digital
 Digital
Audio Decoder
 Dolby Digital
 Dolby Digital
 Dolby Digital

Ports & Interfaces

Headphone Output Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1 1
Common Interface Plus
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Common interface plus
Unknown - Click to provide data
Common Interface Connection
Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
 Common interface connection
Ethernet LAN Port
Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data 1
RF Port
Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data 2
SCART Port
1 1 1
Digital Audio Optical Out Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1 1
Composite Video in Port
1 1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Component Video in Port
1 1 Unknown - Click to provide data
USB 2.0 Port
1 1 3
BEST
DVI Port
Unknown - Click to provide data
 DVI port
 DVI port
HDMI Version
 1.4
 1.4
 1.4
BEST
PC in Port
Unknown - Click to provide data
 PC in port
 PC in port
HDMI Port
1 2 3
BEST
Consumer Electronics Control
 SimpLink
 SimpLink
 SimpLink
Mobile High-Definition Link
Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
 Mobile high-definition link

Networking

WiFi Connection
Unknown - Click to provide data
 WiFi connection
 WiFi connection
BEST
Ethernet LAN Connection
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Ethernet LAN connection
 Ethernet LAN connection
BEST
Miracast
Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
 Miracast
Near Field Communication
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Near field communication
Unknown - Click to provide data

Management Features

Sleep Timer
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Sleep timer
Unknown - Click to provide data
On/off Timer
Unknown - Click to provide data
 On/off timer
Unknown - Click to provide data
Picture in Picture Function
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Picture in picture function
Unknown - Click to provide data
Electronic Programme Guide
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Electronic programme guide
 Electronic programme guide
OSD Language
34 Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data

Performance

Video Format
 DIVX
 DIVX HD
 DIVX
 DIVX HD
 DIVX
 DIVX HD
Audio Format
 MP2
 MP3
 AC3
 PCM
 eAAC+
 HE-AAC
 EAC3
 HE-A
 AAC++
 MP2
 MP3
 AC3
 PCM
 eAAC+
 HE-AAC
 EAC3
 HE-A
 AAC++
 MP2
 MP3
 AC3
 PCM
 eAAC+
 HE-AAC
 EAC3
 HE-A
 AAC++
Image Format
 JPG
 JPG
 JPG
Teletext Function
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Teletext function
 Teletext function
Parental Controls
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Parental controls
Unknown - Click to provide data
24p Playback
Unknown - Click to provide data
 24p playback
Unknown - Click to provide data
Stored Teletext Page
Unknown - Click to provide data 2,000 pages Unknown - Click to provide data

Design

Built-In Camera
 Built-in camera
Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
Colour
 Black
 Black
 Black

Ergonomics

VESA Mounting Interface
 400 x 400
 400 x 400
 400 x 400
On/off Switch
Unknown - Click to provide data
 On/off switch
Unknown - Click to provide data
VESA Mounting
Unknown - Click to provide data
 VESA mounting
 VESA mounting

Power

Typical Power Consumption
52W
BEST
64W 63W
Standby Power Consumption
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.3W Unknown - Click to provide data
Energy Efficiency Class
 A+
 A+
 A+
Annual Energy Consumption
76kWh
BEST
93kWh 92kWh
AC Input Voltage
 100 - 240
 100 - 240
 100 - 240
AC Input Frequency
 50
 50
 50
Input Voltage
 240
 100
 100 - 240
 240
 100
 100 - 240
 240
 100
 100 - 240

Certificates

DLNA Certificate
Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
 DLNA certificate

Weight & Dimensions

Thickness
55.8mm 55.8mm 55.8mm
Weight
13.8kg
BEST
13.8kg
BEST
14.2kg
Package Weight
17.3kg
BEST
Unknown - Click to provide data 17.7kg
Package Dimensions
1197 x 760 x 152 Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
Weight (with Stand)
Unknown - Click to provide data 14.2kg Unknown - Click to provide data
Depth (with Stand)
255mm 255mm 255mm
Height (with Stand)
708mm Unknown - Click to provide data 708mm
Width (with Stand)
1,128mm 1,128mm 1,128mm
Height
660mm 660mm 660mm
Width
1,128mm 1,128mm 1,128mm
Packaging Height
760mm Unknown - Click to provide data 760mm
Packaging Width
1,197mm Unknown - Click to provide data 1,197mm

Packaging Content

Desktop Stand
 Desktop stand
Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
Handheld Remote Control
 Handheld remote control
Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data

Other Features

Dimension
1128 x 708 x 255 Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
Sound Enhancement
Virtual Surround Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
Stereo Sound
Stereo Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
Audio Power
20 Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
Dimensions (WxHxD)
1128 x 708 x 255 Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
Surround Modes
1 Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
Product Dimensions (without Stand, Metric)
1128 x 660 x 55.8 Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
Packaging Content
LG 50LF561V 50 LED TV,Remote control,User manual,AC power cable,Warranty card Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
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