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LG 28LF491

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LG 28LF491

£222.99
LG 28LF491

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An economical to run and top-value 28" HD Ready TV, with terrific user reviews but only middle of the road features
28" HD Ready No No Dec 2015 C
Display Diagonal HD Type OLED/QLED Technology 3D Release Date Energy Efficiency
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LG 28LF491 Review

With very low running costs and representing excellent value for money, we have ranked the LG 28LF491 number 318 across all TVs.
94
Reviews
102 Reviews
96
Value for Money
Excellent
58
Features
Average Features
81
Age
2 Years Old
96
Running Costs
£32 Over 5 Years
81
Overall Score
Excellent

Why Has it Scored 81?

It has great user reviews with 96% of buyers recommending this television to others. Hisense TVs also have excellent reviews in general.
This TV is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer televisions with better features are available. However it has good reviews so it may still be worth considering. View the latest TVs 2018.
This LG TV has an energy efficiency rating of C, however its running costs of only £32 over 5 years are in the cheapest 5% of all 4,306 televisions that we have compared it to. View all energy saving TVs.
Customers report superior product quality, that it is easy to use and excellent picture quality.
The 28LF491 has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Supports Wi-Fi
Supports High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP)
Very small display diagonal
Only HD Ready

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 Summary

Good User Reviews

On average, based on 102 user reviews this television has an overall user rating of 89%. Over 90% of reviewers gave this TV either 4 or 5 stars and 96% of those asked said they would recommend buying it to others.

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Users Report Excellent Product Quality

18 owners who reviewed the product agreed that it was good quality.

Users Report That it is Easy to Use

10 owners who purchased the LG 28LF491 wrote that it was easy to setup and seven owners who reviewed this TV thought it was easy to use.

Customers Report Great Image Quality

12 people said in their reviews that the product had good picture quality.

LG Televisions Have Very Good Reviews

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

Users Report Nice Design

Four people who purchased it reckoned that it was good looking.

Customers Report Superior Audio Quality

14 customers who purchased it considered that it had good sound quality.

Users Report Superior Technical Features

Two customers wrote in their reviews that the product had good features.

Users Report That it is Robust

Two customers who reviewed the LG 28LF491 reckoned that it was well made.

Users Report That it is Reasonably Priced

Five owners mentioned in their reviews that the LG 28LF491 was good value for money.

Customers Report Helpful Technical Guidance

Two people wrote in their reviews that this TV had good technical guidance.

Value For Money

Terrific Value for Money

The product has excellent reviews but mediocre features and is over 6 months old. However at £222.99 it is in the cheapest 12% of televisions.

Running Costs

Very Low Running Costs

The energy efficiency rating of this television is C, however based on average usage levels and energy prices we estimate that the 5 year running cost of the 28LF491 is only £32, which makes it one of the cheapest to run televisions.

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Age

Released Over Two Years Ago

This LG TV has been on the market since December 2015.

Features

Very Small Display Diagonal

Across all the TVs the display diagonals range from 13" to 110", and the average display diagonal is 46". The display diagonal of the LG 28LF491 of only 28" is smaller than average when compared to most other televisions. It is smaller than 91% of all televisions when ordered by this feature.

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Only HD Ready

The highest resolution of the 28LF491 is HD Ready. That's 56% less resolution than a Full HD television, which is the most common resolution and is actually the worst resolution across all TVs.

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

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Does Not Feature OLED/QLED Technology

The 28LF491 does not feature OLED/QLED technology, although it is worth noting that 98% of TVs also do not feature OLED/QLED technology.

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Not 3D

The 28LF491 is not 3D. 75% of televisions are also not 3D.

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Supports Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi

The 28LF491 supports Wi-Fi. 61% of televisions also support Wi-Fi.

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Only 366 X 768 Pixels Display Resolution

The highest display resolution supported by the 28LF491 is 366 x 768 pixels. That's 86% lower display resolution than the most frequently found resolution of 1920 x 1080 (Full HD) pixels and is actually the worst supported resolution amongst all TVs. This TV also supports a display resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels and 1,366 pixels.

Amongst comparable types of TV the best supported resolution is 5120 x 2160 pixels.

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Supports High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP)

The 28LF491 supports High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP). 78% of TVs do not support High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP).

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Supports 24p

The LG 28LF491 supports 24p, which is unusual. 85% of TVs do not support 24p.

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Only Supports an LG Cloud Video App

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

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Features Extended PVR

The LG 28LF491 features extended PVR, which is unusual. 87% of televisions do not feature extended PVR.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

lg electronics ltd 28lf491u, lg 28lf491uc

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08806087355482

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