LG 43UH650 vs LG 49UH850

LG 43UH650
LG 49UH850

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Reasons For

5 Reasons For
Lower annual energy consumption Edit
The LG 43UH650 is a 76kWh annual energy consumption TV. That's 47kWh lower than the LG 49UH850 (123kWh). 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.

Lighter Edit
The LG 43UH650 has a weight of 9.5kg. That's 6.3kg lighter than the LG 49UH850 (15.8kg). 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.

£201 cheaper
The LG 43UH650 costs £399.00, whereas the LG 49UH850 is £600.00.
£52.49 cheaper to run
The LG 43UH650 only costs £85.15 to run over five years whereas the LG 49UH850 costs £137.64 to run (62% more). Read more
Higher energy efficiency rating
The energy efficiency rating of the LG 43UH650 is "A+", but the rating of the LG 49UH850 is "A".
6 Reasons For
13% larger display diagonal Edit
The LG 49UH850 is a 49" TV. That's 6" larger than the LG 43UH650 (49"). 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.

Vastly bigger PMI (Picture Mastering Index) Edit
The LG 49UH850 has a PMI (Picture Mastering Index) of 2,700, however the LG 43UH650 is only a 1,200 TV (1,500 smaller).
20W higher RMS rated power Edit
The LG 49UH850 has an RMS rated power of 40W, whereas the LG 43UH650 is only a 20W RMS rated power TV (20W lower). Read more

RMS rated power stands for Root Mean Square rated power and it is typically used to measure the power output of the audio element of the TV.

A higher RMS rated power means that the audio system on the TV is more powerful and will be able to play the audio at higher volumes. A higher RMS power may also result in better quality audio at normal volume levels.

A lot thinner Edit
The LG 49UH850 is a 51.5mm thick TV, whereas the LG 43UH650 is a 77.2mm thick TV (25.7mm 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.

Available from 3 shops
The more retailers stock this TV, the greater competition amongst retailers to keep prices low.
More popular
The LG 49UH850 is a more popular choice amongst buyers. It ranks No. 27131 by sales volume in our TVs, but the LG 43UH650 ranks No. 283061.

Reasons Against

6 Reasons Against
14% smaller display diagonal Edit
The LG 43UH650 is a 43" TV. That's 6" smaller than the LG 49UH850 (49"). 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.

1,500 smaller PMI (Picture Mastering Index) Edit
The LG 43UH650 has a PMI (Picture Mastering Index) of 1,200, however the LG 49UH850 is a 2,700 TV (1,500 bigger).
20W lower RMS rated power Edit
The LG 43UH650 has an RMS rated power of 20W, whereas the LG 49UH850 is a 40W RMS rated power TV (20W higher). Read more

RMS rated power stands for Root Mean Square rated power and it is typically used to measure the power output of the audio element of the TV.

A higher RMS rated power means that the audio system on the TV is more powerful and will be able to play the audio at higher volumes. A higher RMS power may also result in better quality audio at normal volume levels.

25.7mm thicker Edit
The LG 43UH650 is a 77.2mm thick TV, whereas the LG 49UH850 is a 51.5mm thick TV (25.7mm 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.

Not as many stockists
Only 2 sellers sells the LG 43UH650, however 5 retailers sell the LG 49UH850. Read more
Smaller numbers of stores reduces the chances of this TV remaining in stock and also reduces the price competition amongst retailers for the product.
Worse selling
The LG 43UH650 ranks No. 283061 by sales volume, but the LG 49UH850 ranks No. 27131.
5 Reasons Against
39% higher annual energy consumption Edit
The LG 49UH850 is a 123kWh annual energy consumption TV. That's 47kWh higher than the LG 43UH650 (123kWh). 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.

40% heavier Edit
The LG 49UH850 has a weight of 15.8kg. That's 6.3kg heavier than the LG 43UH650 (15.8kg). 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.

£201 more expensive
The LG 49UH850 is more expensive than the LG 43UH650 by £201.
62% higher running costs over five years
Over five years the running costs of the LG 49UH850 are £137.64 which is £52.49 more than the LG 43UH650. Show assumptions.
Energy efficiency rating is inferior
The LG 49UH850 has an energy efficiency rating of "A", but the LG 43UH650 has a rating of "A+".

Date Released

10 months Ago 10 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 83.32
Electricity cost - standby £ 1.83
Total running cost £ 85.15
Purchase price £ 399.00
Total cost of ownership £ 484.15
Details
Electricity cost - switched on £ 134.60
Electricity cost - standby £ 3.04
Total running cost £ 137.64
Purchase price £ 600.00
Total cost of ownership £ 737.64
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Energy Efficiency Class

Environmental Impact

0.42T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.42 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
11
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.68T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.68 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
18
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Display

Display Diagonal
43" 49"
BEST
HD Type
 4K Ultra HD
 4K Ultra HD
3D
Unknown - Click to provide data
 3D
Screen Shape
 Flat
 Flat
Motion Interpolation Frequency
Unknown - Click to provide data 200Hz
Noise Reduction
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Noise reduction
Motion Interpolation Technology
 PMI (Picture Mastering Index)
 PMI (Picture Mastering Index)
Supported Video Modes
 2160p
 2160p
BEST
Supported 3D Technologies
 LG Cinema 3D
 LG Cinema 3D
2D-3D Converter
Unknown - Click to provide data
 2D-3D converter
PMI (Picture Mastering Index)
1,200 2,700
BEST
Display Number of Colours
 1.073 billion colours
 1.073 billion colours
Display Technology
 LED
 LED
BEST
Screen Format Adjustments
 16:9
 4:3
 Zoom
 16:9
 4:3
 Zoom
Display Diagonal (metric)
108cm 123cm
BEST
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 3840 x 2160
 3840 x 2160

TV Tuner

Auto Channel Search
 Auto channel search
Unknown - Click to provide data
Digital Signal Format System
 DVB
 DVB-S
 DVB-S2
 DVB-T
 DVB-T2
 DVB-C
 DVB
 DVB-S
 DVB-S2
 DVB-T
 DVB-T2
 DVB-C
Tuner Type
 Analog
 Analog
Analog Signal Format System
 Not supported
 Not supported
Channels Quantity (DVB-T)
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Channels Quantity (DVB-S2)
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Channels Quantity (DVB-C)
Unknown - Click to provide data 1

Smart TV

Smart TV
 Smart TV
 Smart TV
Internet TV
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Internet TV
Timeshift
 Timeshift
 Timeshift
Operating System Version
Unknown - Click to provide data 3.0
Operating System Installed
 Web OS
 Web OS

Audio

Audio System
Unknown - Click to provide data 2.2
Subwoofer RMS Power
Unknown - Click to provide data 20W
Built-In Subwoofer
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Built-in subwoofer
RMS Rated Power
20W 40W
BEST
Number of Loudspeakers
2 2
Built-In Speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
Sound Modes
 Standard
 Music
 Movie
 Sports
 Game
 Standard
 Music
 Movie
 Sports
 Game
Audio Decoders
 DTS
 DTS
Audio Decoding Technologies
 DTS-HD
 DTS-HD

Ports & Interfaces

Headphone Outputs
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Common Interface Plus (CI+)
 Common interface Plus (CI+)
 Common interface Plus (CI+)
Common Interface (CI)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Common interface (CI)
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Ports
1 1
RF Ports Quantity
Unknown - Click to provide data 2
SCART Ports Quantity
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
RS-232 Ports
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Digital Audio Optical Out
1 1
PC Audio in
Unknown - Click to provide data
 PC Audio in
Composite Video in
1 1
Component Video (YPbPr/YCbCr) in
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
2 2
DVI Port
Unknown - Click to provide data
 DVI port
HDMI Version
 2.0
 2.0
BEST
PC in (D-Sub)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 PC in (D-Sub)
HDMI Ports Quantity
3 3
Intel® Wireless Display (Intel® WiDi)
 Intel® Wireless Display (Intel® WiDi)
 Intel® Wireless Display (Intel® WiDi)
Consumer Electronics Control (CEC)
 SimpLink
 SimpLink
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Ports Quantity
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Common Interface Plus (CI+) Version
1.3 1.3

Networking

Wi-Fi
 Wi-Fi
 Wi-Fi
Bluetooth
 Bluetooth
 Bluetooth
Wi-Fi Standards
 802.11ac
 802.11a
 IEEE 802.11a
 IEEE 802.11ac
 802.11ac
 802.11a
 IEEE 802.11a
 IEEE 802.11ac
Ethernet LAN
 Ethernet LAN
 Ethernet LAN
Miracast
 Miracast
 Miracast
Wi-Fi Direct
 Wi-Fi Direct
 Wi-Fi Direct
Browsing
 Browsing
 Browsing

Management Features

Sleep Timer
 Sleep timer
 Sleep timer
On/Off Timer
 On/Off timer
Unknown - Click to provide data
Smart Modes
 Game
 Energy saving
 Movie
 Sports
 Photo
 Vivid
 Cinema
 Standard
 Game
 Energy saving
 Movie
 Sports
 Photo
 Vivid
 Cinema
 Standard
On Screen Display (OSD)
 On Screen Display (OSD)
Unknown - Click to provide data
Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)
 Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)
 Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)
ECO Mode
Unknown - Click to provide data
 ECO mode
Programming Period
8 day(s) 8 day(s)

Performance

Video Formats Supported
 H.265
 H.265
Teletext Function
 Teletext function
 Teletext function
Digital Video Recorder (DVR)
 Digital Video Recorder (DVR)
 Digital Video Recorder (DVR)
Local Dimming
 Local dimming
 Local dimming
Processor Cores
Unknown - Click to provide data 4
Teletext
2,000 pages 2,000 pages
USB Recording
Unknown - Click to provide data
 USB recording
Subtitles Function
 Subtitles function
 Subtitles function
High Dynamic Range Imaging (HDRI)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 High Dynamic Range Imaging (HDRI)
Teletext Standards
 List
 Top-text
 List
 Top-text

Design

LED Indicators
 LED indicators
Unknown - Click to provide data
Colour of Product
 Metallic
 Metallic
Peak Luminance Ratio
Unknown - Click to provide data 65%

Ergonomics

VESA Mounting Interfaces
 200 x 200
 200 x 200
On/off Switch
 On/off switch
 On/off switch
VESA Mounting
 VESA mounting
 VESA mounting

Power

Power Consumption (typical)
52W
BEST
84W
Power Consumption (standby)
0.3W
BEST
0.5W
Energy Efficiency Class
 A+
BEST
 A+
Annual Energy Consumption
76kWh
BEST
123kWh
AC Input Voltage
 100 - 240
 100 - 240
AC Input Frequency
 50
 50

Certificates

Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) Certified
 Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) certified
 Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) certified
RoHS Compliance
Unknown - Click to provide data
 RoHS compliance

Weight & Dimensions

Depth
77.2mm 51.5mm
BEST
Weight
9.5kg
BEST
15.8kg
Package Weight
11.5kg
BEST
21.3kg
Weight With Stand
9.7kg
BEST
17.8kg
Depth (with Stand)
Unknown - Click to provide data 238.4mm
Height (with Stand)
622mm
BEST
699mm
Width (with Stand)
973mm
BEST
1,104mm
Height
572mm 645mm
Width
973mm 1,104mm
Package Height
660mm
BEST
775mm
Package Width
1,060mm
BEST
1,197mm

Packaging Content

3D Glasses Included
Unknown - Click to provide data
 3D glasses included
Desktop Stand
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Desktop stand
Batteries Included
 Batteries included
 Batteries included
Handheld Remote Control
 Handheld remote control
 Handheld remote control
3D Glasses Quantity
Unknown - Click to provide data 2
Remote Control Type
Unknown - Click to provide data MR15R
Cables Included
 AC
 AV
 AC
 AV
Quick Start Guide
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Quick start guide
Manual
 Manual
 Manual

Technical Details

RF Input
Unknown - Click to provide data 2
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