Hitachi 49HGW69


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Hitachi 49HGW69

Hitachi 49HGW69
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A fully featured but 2 year old 49" 4K television, with low running costs
49" 4K No No Jan 2016 A+
Display Diagonal HD Type OLED/QLED Technology 3D Release Date Energy Efficiency
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Hitachi 49HGW69 Review

Released 2 years ago and with excellent features, we have ranked the Hitachi 49HGW69 number 372 in 50 inch TVs.
2 Years Old
Running Costs
£90 Over 5 Years
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 74?

Hisense TVs have excellent reviews in general.
At over a year old this TV is slightly out of date, and newer TVs with more up to date technology are available. View the latest televisions 2018.
It has an energy efficiency classification of A+, and its running costs of £90 over 5 years are typical compared to the other 4,330 TVs that we have compared it to. View all energy saving TVs.
This TV has some great features:
Supports Wi-Fi
Features extended PVR
3840 x 2160 pixels display resolution

What is This TV Best Used For?

Watching Films
Watching Sport
Playing Games

Hitachi 49HGW69 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Hitachi Only Has Unexceptional Reviews for Its TVs

We calculated the average reviews for all Hitachi televisions and found that Hitachi had unexceptional reviews compared to other manufacturers. 100% of those that bought a Hitachi television would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Running Costs

Average Running Costs

This television has an energy efficiency classification of A+, and the 49HGW69 has an average running cost of £90 over 5 years based on average energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 4,330 TVs.

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Released Over Two Years Ago

Hitachi released the 49HGW69 in January 2016.


Average Display Diagonal

The display diagonal of the 49HGW69 of 49" is pretty typical compared to most other TVs. It is in the largest 60% of all TVs when ordered by this feature.

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The highest resolution of the 49HGW69 is 4K. That's over four times the resolution of a Full HD TV, which is the most frequently found resolution. The best resolution of all TVs is 8K and the worst is HD Ready. 4K Ultra HD TVs have a resolution of 3840 x 2160 pixels.

4K Ultra HD TVs have a resolution of 3840 x 2160 pixels.

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Does Not Feature OLED/QLED Technology

The 49HGW69 does not feature OLED/QLED technology, although it is worth keeping in mind that 98% of TVs also do not feature OLED/QLED technology.

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Not 3D

The 49HGW69 is not 3D. 75% of TVs are also not 3D.

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Supports Wi-Fi


The 49HGW69 supports Wi-Fi, as do 61% of TVs.

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Very Slow Motion Interpolation Frequency

The slowest motion interpolation frequency of TVs is 50Hz, the fastest is 3,000Hz, and the average motion interpolation frequency is 450Hz. The motion interpolation frequency of the 49HGW69 of only 100Hz is slower than 78% of all TVs when ranked by this feature.

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Features Extended PVR

The Hitachi 49HGW69 features extended PVR. 87% of TVs do not feature extended PVR.

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3840 X 2160 Pixels Display Resolution

The highest display resolution supported by the 49HGW69 is 3840 x 2160 pixels. That's over four times the resolution of a 1920 x 1080 (Full HD) pixels TV, which is the most common resolution supported by TVs. In addition, this Hitachi TV supports a display resolution of 3840 x 2160 (4K) pixels. Across all televisions the best resolution is 5120 x 2160 pixels and the worst is 366 x 768 pixels.

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Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The Hitachi 49HGW69's contrast ratio (typical) of 1,200 is relatively average compared to most other TVs. It is in the highest 37% of all TVs when ranked by this feature.

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Supports Bluetooth

The 49HGW69 supports Bluetooth, which is unusual. 80% of TVs do not support Bluetooth.

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Supports Miracast

The 49HGW69 supports Miracast, unlike 86% of TVs which do not support Miracast.

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Product Identifiers

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hitachi 49hgw69



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