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35

Overall Score

LG 28LX530

An economical to run 28" TV, but with poor features
28" HD No No May 2015
Display Diagonal HD Type 3D OLED Technology Release Date

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LG 28LX530 Review

With very low running costs but at over 2 years old, we have scored the LG 28LX530 as follows for Summary.
8
Missing Some Features
61
2 Years Old
95
£33 Over 5 Years
Overall Score
35
Mediocre

Why Has it Scored 35?

Samsung televisions have excellent reviews in general.
It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better TVs are available. View the latest televisions 2017.
This TV has an energy efficiency classification of A+, and its running costs of only £33 over 5 years are in the cheapest 2% of all 4,025 televisions that we have compared it to. View all energy saving televisions.
It is missing some features:
Quite small display diagonal
Does not feature OLED technology
Not 3D
Does not support Wi-Fi

How Big is the LG 28LX530?

LG 28LX530 front dimensions

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LG 28LX530 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews

LG TVs Have Very Good Reviews

We checked 16,194 expert and user reviews (including 6,891 verified purchases) for LG TVs and found that on average LG has very good ratings. 93% of those that bought a LG TV would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Features

Quite Small Display Diagonal

The smallest display diagonal of TVs is 2", the largest is 110", and the average display diagonal is 46". The display diagonal of the LG 28LX530 of only 28" is in the smallest 8% of all TVs when ranked by this feature.

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Does Not Feature OLED Technology

Like most other TVs, the 28LX530 does not feature OLED technology. 98% of TVs do not feature OLED technology.

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Not 3D

The 28LX530 is not 3D. 74% of televisions are also not 3D.

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Does Not Support Wi-Fi

The LG 28LX530 does not support Wi-Fi, unlike most other TVs. 59% of TVs support Wi-Fi.

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Very Low RMS Rated Power

The LG 28LX530's RMS rated power of only 10W is in the lowest 17% of all TVs when ordered by this feature. The lowest RMS rated power of TVs is 2W, the highest is 120W, and the average RMS rated power is 21W.

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Supports High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP)

The 28LX530 supports High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP), unlike 81% of televisions which do not support High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP).

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Supports 24p

The 28LX530 supports 24p, which is unusual. 84% of TVs do not support 24p.

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Only 1366 X 768 Pixels Display Resolution

The 28LX530 supports a maximum display resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels. That's 49% lower display resolution than a 1920 x 1080 pixels television, which is the most common resolution supported by TVs. The worst resolution of all TVs is 1024 x 768 pixels and the best is 5120 x 2160 pixels.

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Age

Released Over Two Years Ago

This TV has been on the market since May 2015.


Running Costs

Running Costs Are Very Low

This LG TV has an energy efficiency classification of A+, and the 28LX530 is one of the most economic to run TVs that we have assessed for 5 year running costs. Based on average energy prices, we estimate the 5 year running cost of the 28LX530 is only £33.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers lg electronics 28lx530h, lg electronics lx530h, lg 28lx530h
Barcodes 08806087302608, 08806087302615

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