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LG 32LF5809 vs LG 40UF671

LG 32LF5809 vs LG 40UF671

LG 32LF5809
LG 40UF671

Top Prices

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Reasons For

8 Reasons For
Smart TV Edit
The LG 32LF5809 supports Smart TV, however the LG 40UF671 does not support Smart TV.
Internet TV Edit
The LG 32LF5809 supports internet TV, but the LG 40UF671 does not support internet TV. Read more

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

Internet TVs let you watch movies and TV on the internet by connecting directly to services such as BBC iPlayer and YouTube without a computer.

Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) certified Edit
The LG 32LF5809 has a Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) certified, but the LG 40UF671 does not have a Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) certified.
Wi-Fi Edit
The LG 32LF5809 supports Wi-Fi, whereas the LG 40UF671 does not support Wi-Fi. 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 port Edit
The LG 32LF5809 has an ethernet port, however the LG 40UF671 does not. Read more

An ethernet port lets you connect the TV directly to your router with an ethernet cable.

An ethernet connection is more reliable than wifi and is useful if you do not have a wiki network or the wifi signal is weak. Depending on the speed of your wifi network and ethernet connection may be faster than wifi which means less buffering when streaming content to the TV.

1.2mm thinner Edit
LG 32LF5809 is 55.5mm thick, but the LG 40UF671 is a 56.7mm thick TV (1.2mm thicker). Read more

The depth of the TV is the thickness of the TV measured from the back of the TV to the front of the TV. Curved TVs will have quite a big depth as this dimension is measured from the back of the centre of the screen to the front of the edges of the screen.

A thinner TV has the advantage of appearing more elegant and will also mean that the TV will not stick out as much when mounted on a wall.

33% cheaper to run
The LG 32LF5809 only costs £65.93 to run over five years but the LG 40UF671 costs £97.97 to run (49% more). Read more
Better energy efficiency rating
The energy efficiency rating of the LG 32LF5809 is "A", however the rating of the LG 40UF671 is "A".
3 Reasons For
20% larger display diagonal Edit
The LG 40UF671 is a 40" TV. That's 8" larger than the LG 32LF5809 (40"). Read more

The display diagonal of a TV is the most common measure of screen size and is the distance from the top left to the bottom right of the visible part of a TV screen excluding any frame or border. One of the most important considerations when choosing the right screen size for your TV is the typical distance from which you will be viewing the screen. A good rule of thumb is to multiply the display diagonal by 2.5 to determine the viewing distance. So a 40 inch TV is best viewed from 100 inches away, which is equivalent to 8.3 feet or 2.54m. For home cinema setups and a truly immersive experience this ratio can be reduced to 1.2. This will give a screen size that fills 40 degrees of the viewer's field of vision. So if you viewing from a distance of 6ft (72 inches) you would need a TV display diagonal of 60 inches.

TVs with a bigger display diagonal allow you to make the most of HD content and are great for watching movies.

Local dimming Edit
The LG 40UF671 features local dimming, whereas the LG 32LF5809 does not feature local dimming. Read more

This means that LEDs can be controlled individually (or in clusters) to control the level of light/color intensity in a given part of the screen.

Higher energy efficiency rating
The energy efficiency rating of the LG 40UF671 is "A", but the rating of the LG 32LF5809 is "A".

Reasons Against

2 Reasons Against
8" smaller display diagonal Edit
The LG 32LF5809 is a 32" TV. That's 8" smaller than the LG 40UF671 (40"). Read more

The display diagonal of a TV is the most common measure of screen size and is the distance from the top left to the bottom right of the visible part of a TV screen excluding any frame or border. One of the most important considerations when choosing the right screen size for your TV is the typical distance from which you will be viewing the screen. A good rule of thumb is to multiply the display diagonal by 2.5 to determine the viewing distance. So a 40 inch TV is best viewed from 100 inches away, which is equivalent to 8.3 feet or 2.54m. For home cinema setups and a truly immersive experience this ratio can be reduced to 1.2. This will give a screen size that fills 40 degrees of the viewer's field of vision. So if you viewing from a distance of 6ft (72 inches) you would need a TV display diagonal of 60 inches.

TVs with a bigger display diagonal allow you to make the most of HD content and are great for watching movies.

Does not feature local dimming Edit
The LG 32LF5809 does not feature local dimming, whereas the LG 40UF671 does. Read more

This means that LEDs can be controlled individually (or in clusters) to control the level of light/color intensity in a given part of the screen.

7 Reasons Against
Does not support Smart TV Edit
The LG 40UF671 does not support Smart TV, whereas the LG 32LF5809 supports Smart TV.
Does not support internet TV Edit
The LG 40UF671 does not support internet TV, however the LG 32LF5809 does. Read more

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

Internet TVs let you watch movies and TV on the internet by connecting directly to services such as BBC iPlayer and YouTube without a computer.

Does not have a Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) certified Edit
The LG 40UF671 does not have a Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) certified, however the LG 32LF5809 has a Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) certified.
Does not support Wi-Fi Edit
The LG 40UF671 does not support Wi-Fi, but the LG 32LF5809 supports Wi-Fi. 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 port Edit
The LG 40UF671 does not have an ethernet port, whereas the LG 32LF5809 has an ethernet port. Read more

An ethernet port lets you connect the TV directly to your router with an ethernet cable.

An ethernet connection is more reliable than wifi and is useful if you do not have a wiki network or the wifi signal is weak. Depending on the speed of your wifi network and ethernet connection may be faster than wifi which means less buffering when streaming content to the TV.

Moderately thicker Edit
The LG 40UF671 is a 56.7mm thick TV, whereas the LG 32LF5809 is a 55.5mm thick TV (1.2mm thinner). Read more

The depth of the TV is the thickness of the TV measured from the back of the TV to the front of the TV. Curved TVs will have quite a big depth as this dimension is measured from the back of the centre of the screen to the front of the edges of the screen.

A thinner TV has the advantage of appearing more elegant and will also mean that the TV will not stick out as much when mounted on a wall.

49% higher running costs over five years
Over five years the LG 40UF671 costs £97.97 to run which is £32.04 more to run than the LG 32LF5809. Show assumptions.

Date Released

25 months Ago 25 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 64.10
Electricity cost - standby £ 1.83
Total running cost £ 65.93
Electricity cost - switched on £ 96.14
Electricity cost - standby £ 1.83
Total running cost £ 97.97

Energy Efficiency Class

Environmental Impact

0.33T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.33 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
8
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.49T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.49 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
12
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Display

Display Diagonal
32" 40"
BEST
HD Type
 4K Ultra HD
 4K Ultra HD
BEST
3D
 3D
 3D
OLED Technology
Unknown - Click to provide data
 OLED technology
Display Resolution
 1920 x 1080
BEST
 1920 x 1080
LED Backlighting Type
 Direct-LED
 Direct-LED
Screen Shape
 Flat
 Flat
Motion Interpolation Frequency
400Hz Unknown - Click to provide data
Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Display Diagonal (metric)
80cm 101.6cm
BEST
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 3840 x 2160
 3840 x 2160
BEST

Audio

Audio System
Virtual Surround Plus Unknown - Click to provide data
Built-In Speaker
 Built-in speaker
 Built-in speaker
AptX Audio Decoding
 AptX audio decoding
Unknown - Click to provide data
RMS Rated Power
20W 20W
Loudspeaker
2 2
Dolby Technology
 Digital
 DTS
 Digital
 DTS
Sound Modes
 Standard
 Music
 Movie
 Standard
 Music
 Movie
Audio Decoders
 Dolby Digital
 DTS
 Dolby Digital
 DTS

Smart TV

Smart TV
 Smart TV
BEST
 Smart TV
Internet TV
 Internet TV
BEST
 Internet TV
Timeshift
 Timeshift
Unknown - Click to provide data
Operating System Version
4.5 Unknown - Click to provide data
Operating System Installed
 NetCast OS
 NetCast OS

Design

Colour
 Black
 Black

Power

Power Consumption (typical)
40W
BEST
60W
Power Consumption (standby)
0.3W 0.3W
Energy Efficiency Class
 A
 A
Input Frequency
 50
 50
Annual Energy Consumption
58kWh
BEST
88kWh
AC Input Voltage
 110 - 230
 110 - 230
AC Input Frequency
 50
 50
Input Voltage
 240
 100
 100 - 240
 240
 100
 100 - 240

Certificates

Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) Certified
 Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) certified
BEST
 Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) certified

TV Tuner

Auto Channel Search
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Auto channel search
Tuner Type
 Analog
 Analog
Digital Signal Format System
 DVB
 DVB-S
 DVB-S2
 DVB-T
 DVB-C
 DVB-T2
 DVB
 DVB-S
 DVB-S2
 DVB-T
 DVB-C
 DVB-T2

Performance

Audio Formats Supported
 MP2
 MP3
 WMA
 AC3
 PCM
 HE-AAC
 RealAudio
 AU
 EAC3
 HE-A
 MP2
 MP3
 WMA
 AC3
 PCM
 HE-AAC
 RealAudio
 AU
 EAC3
 HE-A
Teletext Function
 Teletext function
 Teletext function
Local Dimming
 Local dimming
 Local dimming
BEST
Teletext
2,000 pages Unknown - Click to provide data

Packaging Content

Desktop Stand Included
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Desktop stand included
Handheld Remote Control
 Handheld remote control
 Handheld remote control
Batteries Included
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Batteries included
Cables Included
 AC
 AC
Manual
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Manual
Warranty Card
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Warranty card

Ergonomics

On/off Switch
 On/off switch
Unknown - Click to provide data
VESA Mounting Interfaces
 200 x 200
 200 x 200
VESA Mounting
 VESA mounting
 VESA mounting

Networking

Wi-Fi
 Wi-Fi
BEST
 Wi-Fi
Ethernet Port
 Ethernet port
BEST
 Ethernet port
Miracast
 Miracast
Unknown - Click to provide data
Wi-Fi Direct
 Wi-Fi Direct
Unknown - Click to provide data

Management Features

Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)
 Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)
 Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)
On Screen Display (OSD)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 On Screen Display (OSD)
On/Off Timer
Unknown - Click to provide data
 On/Off timer
Sleep Timer
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Sleep timer

Weight & Dimensions

Depth
55.5mm
BEST
56.7mm
Weight
6kg
BEST
9.1kg
Package Weight
7.4kg
BEST
11.1kg
Weight With Stand
6.2kg
BEST
9.4kg
Depth (with Stand)
207mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Height (with Stand)
481mm
BEST
580mm
Width (with Stand)
732mm
BEST
906mm
Height
431mm 524mm
Width
732mm 906mm
Package Height
510mm
BEST
610mm
Package Width
816mm
BEST
978mm

Ports & Interfaces

Common Interface (CI)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Common interface (CI)
Headphone Outputs
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
DVI Port
 DVI port
 DVI port
PC in (D-Sub) Port
 PC in (D-Sub) port
 PC in (D-Sub) port
Common Interface Plus (CI+)
 Common interface Plus (CI+)
 Common interface Plus (CI+)
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
RF Port
1 1
SCART Port
1 1
Digital Audio Optical Out
1 1
Composite Video in
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Component Video (YPbPr/YCbCr) in
1 1
USB 2.0 Port
1 1
HDMI Port
1 2
BEST
Consumer Electronics Control (CEC)
 SimpLink
 SimpLink
Remote (IR) Output
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Audio (L,R) in
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
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