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LG 28LF491

LG 28LF491

28" Direct-LED Flat Jul 2013
Display Diagonal HD Type LED Backlighting Type Screen Shape Release Date
Bring some of the best entertainment into your front room, with the LG 28LF491U Smart 28"LED TV. Smart TV Catch up on some of your favourite shows with BBC iPlayer and Demand 5 services or enjoy... More
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4 Reasons For

LG TVs Have Good Reviews

LG is one of the better rated television manufacturers according to average reviews from users and experts, and LG also has good reviews for its small display diagonal TVs.

Supports Smart TV

The LG 28LF491 supports smart TV. Most of the other TVs that have been on the market for more than two years do not support smart TV.

It may also be worth also looking at one of the other TVs which support smart TV currently available including because of it's better review score, the Philips 22PFL3517T/60[plb_1362439_price], or the LG 28LB490[plb_2230635_price].

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Has a Wi-Fi

has a wi-Fi

The LG 28LF491 has a wi-Fi. Most of the other small display diagonal TVs that were launched around the same time as the 28LF491 do not have a wi-Fi.

Other TVs with a wi-Fi currently available that you might also want to look at include because of it's better review score, the Toshiba 23RL933[plb_1400216_price].

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Quite Large Visible Diagonal Screen Size

TVs of this age and type have visible diagonal screen sizes of between 17cm and 510cm, and the average visible diagonal screen size is 100cm. At 71.12 centimeters, the 28LF491 has a quite large visible diagonal screen size compared to most of the other small display diagonal TVs that were released more than two years ago.

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3 Reasons Against

Not 3D

Like most of the other TVs of a comparable age and spec to the 28LF491, the 28LF491 is not 3D.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Camera

The 28LF491 does not have a built-in camera, although this is within the context that most of the other small display diagonal TVs that have been around for more than two years also do not have a built-in camera.

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Does Not Feature OLED Technology

Like most of the other TVs that have been on the market for a similar time to the 28LF491, the 28LF491 does not feature OLED technology.

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4 Other reasons to consider the LG 28LF491

Average Running Costs

The energy efficiency classification of this television is A+. The 28LF491 is typical compared to the other 210 televisions of a similar spec and age that we have analysed for 5 year running costs. Based on average usage levels and energy prices, we estimate the 5 year running cost of the 28LF491 is £41.

Full HD HD Type

Full HD HD type

The display resolution of this TV is Full HD, which is typical of many TVs that are a similar age to it. Full HD TVs have a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels.

Full HD TVs have a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels.

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Released Over Three Years Ago

It was over three years ago when this small display diagonal TV was released.

Average Depth

At 56.8 millimeters, the 28LF491 has a pretty standard depth compared to most of the other TVs of a similar age and type to the 28LF491.

Other 56.8mm thick TVs currently available that you might also want to look at include the LG 28LB490[plb_2230635_price] which has better reviews.

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Specification

Display
Display Diagonal
HD Type
3D
LED Backlighting Type
Screen Shape
Visible Diagonal Screen Size
Noise Reduction
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Display Diagonal (metric)
Supported Graphics Resolutions
TV Tuner
Tuner Type
Smart TV
Smart TV
Screen Mirroring
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Wi-Fi
Management Features
Number of OSD Languages
Performance
Network Streaming Service
Design
Built-In Camera
Colour of Product
Ergonomics
VESA Mounting Interfaces
Smartphone Remote Support
Power
Power Consumption (typical)
Energy Efficiency Class
Annual Energy Consumption
Weight & Dimensions
Depth
Weight
Package Dimensions (WxDxH)
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Width (with Stand)
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Package Width
Packaging Content
Desktop Stand
Handheld Remote Control
Technical Details
Network Streaming Services Supported
Other Features
Other Features
Dimensions (WxDxH)
Sound Enhancement Technology
Multimedia
Stereo Sound
Audio Power
HDMI 2
Dimensions (WxHxD)
Smart TV Applications
Surround Modes
Product Dimensions (without Stand, Metric)
Packaging Content

User Reviews

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Reviewed 17 October 2015 by Marjorie Anne Jones

Looks fabulous in my living, does not take over the room fits in with the other technology in my living room...

Reviewed 6 October 2015 by JOHNNIE

THIS TV IS ABSOLUTELY FABULOUS FOR OUR CONSERVATORY. THE PICTUE AND SOUND ARE CRYSTAL CLEAR. WE ARE VERY PLEASED...

Reviewed 10 February 2016 by Keith

The tv is great to look at a great sound and the picture is so much all that we expected of our new purchase...

Reviewed 29 June 2015 by Jimbo54

Great picture quality as you would expect and the sound quality is pretty good too. I have it on the wall in the kitchen and being so slim takes up no room at all. I do a lot of cooking so great... Read more…

Reviewed 27 July 2015 by Higgieboy

Purchased this TV yesterday. Wonderful picture quality easy to install. A special thank you to Tamworth branch technical department who were so helpful . I have no hesitation in recommending this... Read more…

Reviewed 23 July 2015 by Bobthebuilder10

Great looking and slim TV, packed with features and just mounted on the wall in the bedroom, really light for mounting which is why we chose this. TV picture is excellent considering the size, we... Read more…

Reviewed 27 January 2016 by BOBBIE005

Cannot understand some bad reviews about this television. Worked straight out of the box. Setup was so easy it practically set itself up ! Wi-fi connected and programmed all completed within ten... Read more…

Reviewed 9 February 2016 by Leo16

Great TV, easy to set up and looks great. Actually looks bigger than a 28 inch TV. Highly recommend. Good quality picture...

Reviewed 1 December 2015 by Johnat49

Great TV, picture quality excellent. Sound is very good. It is a smart TV but there are no written instruction so most of the functions are a mystery to me...

Reviewed 20 July 2015 by Rycher

This is a great television especially good on freeview hd...

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Total running cost over 5 years £40.06
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Energy Rating
0.2T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.2 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
6
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant 6 tree seedlings and grow them for 10 years.

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Product Identifiers

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