One LG 39LB580 owner who bought it wrote that it was good for recording TV. Mr. G. D. Culley and wrote “Had several failed recording efforts and several full of glitches” in their review of the LG 39LB580. One LG 39LB580 owner mentioned that it had good apps. Last year Don Panik and he said “This has a lot less apps than my more expensive LG 3DTV”.
One customer who reviewed it concluded that it was good for watching TV catchup services. Don Panik rated it 99 out of 100 and he mentioned on Amazon “BBC iplayer works like a dream as well”.
One LG 39LB580 reviewer who reviewed it concluded that it was good for watching Freeview TV. Anne Provoncha said “The remote is easy enough to work and we like the smart TV with freeview (built in” in her review.