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LG 28LF491U

£244.93
A bargain buy 28" HD Ready television with astonishingly low running costs but inferior features
28" HD Ready No No Dec 2015
Display Diagonal HD Type 3D OLED Technology Release Date
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LG 28LF491 Review

Representing excellent value for money and with very low running costs, we have ranked the LG 28LF491 number 450 across all TVs.
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Excellent
37
Missing Some Features
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20 Months Old
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£41 Over 5 Years
Overall Score
61
Good

Why Has it Scored 62?

Samsung televisions have excellent reviews in general.
At over a year old this television is slightly out of date, and newer TVs with more up to date technology are available. View the latest TVs 2017.
Whilst it has an energy efficiency rating of C, its running costs of only £41 over 5 years are in the cheapest 4% of all 4,025 televisions that we have compared it to. View all energy saving TVs.
This TV is missing some features:
Quite small display diagonal
Only HD Ready
Does not feature OLED technology
Not 3D

Should You Buy it Now?

Our unique forecasting algorithm looks at historic price trends and predicts the most likely price change over the next 2 weeks. There was a cheaper price of £222.99 at Ebuyer Business 2 days ago. We predict that the price will go down again.
There is a 90% chance that the price will go down. However the future is never certain and there remains a chance that the price will actually go up. Get Price Alerts.
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How Big is the LG 28LF491?

The LG 28LF491 is 638mm wide and 389mm tall. It weighs 4.3kg.

LG 28LF491 front dimensions

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LG 28LF491 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews

LG Has Very Good Reviews for Its TVs

Based on 16,194 expert and owner reviews (including 6,891 verified purchases), LG has very good ratings for its TVs. 93% of those that bought a LG television would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Value For Money

Excellent Value for Money

The product is under 2 years old but has mediocre features but at £244.93 it is cheaper than 89% of TVs.

Price Has Gone Up by £22 (9%)

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Features

Quite Small Display Diagonal

The display diagonal of the 28LF491 of only 28" is fairly small compared to most other TVs. It is in the smallest 9% of all TVs when ranked by this feature. The display diagonals of televisions range from 2" to 110", and the average display diagonal is 46".

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Only HD Ready

The LG 28LF491 has a maximum resolution of HD Ready. That's 56% less resolution than a Full HD television, which is the most frequently found resolution and is actually the worst resolution amongst all TVs.

An 8K HD type is the best resolution across similar types of television.

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Does Not Feature OLED Technology

The 28LF491 does not feature OLED technology, although it is worth keeping in mind that 98% of TVs also do not feature OLED technology.

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Not 3D

The 28LF491 is not 3D, although it is worth keeping in mind that 74% of TVs are also not 3D.

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Supports Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi

The 28LF491 supports Wi-Fi. 59% of TVs also support Wi-Fi.

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Features Extended PVR

The LG 28LF491 features extended PVR. 87% of TVs do not feature extended PVR.

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Only 1366 X 768 Pixels Display Resolution

The 28LF491 supports a maximum display resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels. That's 49% lower display resolution than a 1920 x 1080 pixels TV, which is the most frequently found resolution supported by televisions. The worst resolution of all TVs is 1024 x 768 pixels and the best is 5120 x 2160 pixels.

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Only Supports an LG Cloud Video App

The 28LF491 has a greater number of video apps than most TVs. The most frequently supported video app is Netflix, but this video app is not supported by this LG TV. The video apps LG Cloud are also supported by this television.

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Supports 24p

The 28LF491 supports 24p. 84% of TVs do not support 24p.

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Supports High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP)

The LG 28LF491 supports High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP). 81% of TVs do not support High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP).

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Age

Released 20 Months Ago

This TV was released in December 2015.


Running Costs

Very Low Running Costs

Whilst this TV has an energy efficiency rating of C, the average running cost of the 28LF491 is only £41 over 5 years based on adequate energy prices, which makes it one of the most economic to run televisions.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers lg electronics ltd 28lf491u, lg electronics 28lf491u, lg 28lf491uc, lg p229148p, lg lf491u
Barcodes 08806087355482

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