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LG 27MA53

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LG 27MA53

LG 27MA53
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A very economical to run and classic 27" Full HD television, with good features
27" Full HD No 83.5mm Feb 2013 A
Display Diagonal HD Type OLED/QLED Technology Thickness Release Date Energy Efficiency
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LG 27MA53 Review

With very low running costs and very good reviews, we have scored the LG 27MA53 as follows:
78
Reviews
1 Review
64
Features
Good Features
62
Age
5 Years Old
94
Running Costs
£43 Over 5 Years
68
Overall Score
Good

Why Has it Scored 68?

It has ok expert reviews with an average expert rating of 67%. Hisense TVs have excellent reviews in general.
This TV is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better televisions are available. View the latest TVs 2018.
It has an efficiency rating of A, and its running costs of only £43 over 5 years are in the cheapest 10% of all 4,306 televisions that we have compared it to. View all energy saving TVs.
This LG TV has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Faster than average response time
Has an auto volume leveler
Very small display diagonal
Only Full HD

LG 27MA53 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Average Expert Reviews

TV expert review site playwares.com scored this television 67%.

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LG TVs Have Very Good Reviews

Based on 29,044 expert and owner reviews (including 12,245 verified purchases), LG has very good reviews for its TVs. 94% of those that bought a LG TV would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Running Costs

Very Low Running Costs

This TV is rated A for energy efficiency. The 27MA53 is one of the cheapest to run TVs that we have analysed for running costs. Based on average usage levels and energy prices, we estimate the 27MA53 will cost only £43 over 5 years to run.

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Age

Released Over Five Years Ago

This TV was released in February 2013.

Features

Very Small Display Diagonal

The LG 27MA53's display diagonal of only 27" is smaller than 91% of all TVs when ranked by this feature. The smallest display diagonal of TVs is 13", the largest is 110", and the average display diagonal is 46".

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Only Full HD

The display resolution of this TV is Full HD, which is typical of many televisions. Full HD TVs have a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels.

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Does Not Feature OLED/QLED Technology

The LG 27MA53 does not feature OLED/QLED technology. 98% of TVs also do not feature OLED/QLED technology.

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Not 3D

The LG 27MA53 is not 3D. 75% of TVs are also not 3D.

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Thicker Than Average

The LG 27MA53's thickness of 83.5mm is thicker than 88% of all televisions when ordered by this feature. TVs have thicknesses of between 1.7mm and 100mm, and the average thickness is 60mm.

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Does Not Support Wi-Fi

The LG 27MA53 does not support Wi-Fi. 61% of TVs do support Wi-Fi.

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Does Not Have an Ethernet Port

The LG 27MA53 does not have an ethernet port, unlike 65% of TVs which have an ethernet port.

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Dimmer Than Average Display Brightness

The LG 27MA53's display brightness of only 250 cd/m² is dimmer than average when compared to most other TVs. It is dimmer than 83% of all televisions when sorted by this feature. The dimmest display brightness of TVs is 50 cd/m², the brightest is 4,000 cd/m², and the average display brightness is 360 cd/m².

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Not Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) Certified

Like most other TVs, the LG 27MA53 is not Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) certified. 62% of TVs are not Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) certified.

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Does Not Support Internet TV

The LG 27MA53 does not support internet TV, although this is within the context that 59% of TVs also do not support internet TV.

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Very Low RMS Rated Power

The LG 27MA53's RMS rated power of only 10W is lower than average when compared to most other TVs. It is lower than 88% of all TVs when sorted by this feature. The lowest RMS rated power of televisions is 2W, the highest is 200W, and the average RMS rated power is 21W.

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Faster Than Average Response Time

The response time of the LG 27MA53 of only 5ms is faster than 83% of all TVs when sorted by this feature. The response times of TVs range from 0.1ms to 50ms, and the average response time is 6.9ms.

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Very Low Contrast Ratio (typical)

The contrast ratio (typical) of the LG 27MA53 of only 1,000 is lower than average when compared to most other TVs. It is lower than 82% of all TVs when ordered by this feature. Across all the TVs the contrast ratios (typical) range from 300 to 5,000,000, and the average contrast ratio (typical) is 38,000.

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Has an Auto Volume Leveler

The LG 27MA53 has an auto volume leveler, unlike 83% of TVs which do not have an auto volume leveler.

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Does Not Support Wi-Fi

Like most other TVs, the LG 27MA53 does not support Wi-Fi. 92% of TVs do not support Wi-Fi.

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Supports Picture-in-Picture

The LG 27MA53 supports Picture-in-Picture, which is unusual. 79% of televisions do not support Picture-in-Picture.

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Has a PC in (D-Sub) Port

The LG 27MA53 has a PC in (D-Sub) port, which is unusual. 70% of TVs do not have a PC in (D-Sub) port.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

27ma53dpz

Barcodes:

08806084087157, 08806084111265

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