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LG 28MT48DF

£169.99
A low cost 28" television with excellent user reviews but inferior features
28" HD No No May 2016
Display Diagonal HD Type 3D OLED Technology Release Date
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LG 28MT48 Review

Representing excellent value for money and with reviews, we have ranked the LG 28MT48 number 341 across all TVs.
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300 Reviews
94
Excellent
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Missing Some Features
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15 Months Old
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£208 Over 5 Years
Overall Score
65
Good

Why Has it Scored 65?

It has very good user reviews with an average user rating of 87%, based on 300 reviews. Samsung televisions also have excellent reviews in general.
At over a year old this TV is slightly out of date, and newer televisions with more up to date technology are available. View the latest TVs 2017.
This TV has an energy efficiency classification of A+, however its running costs of £208 over 5 years are in the most expensive 14% of all 4,025 televisions that we have compared it to. View all energy saving televisions.
Customers report it is reasonably priced, excellent product quality and that it is easy to use.
It is missing some features:
Quite small display diagonal
Does not feature OLED technology
Not 3D
Does not support Wi-Fi

Should You Buy it Now?

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LG 28MT48 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews

Good Owner Reviews

On average, people who bought this LG television rated it as 87%. 168 reviewers (80% of all reviewers) gave this television either 4 or 5 stars.

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Customers Report That it is Fairly Priced

38 owners considered that it was good value for money.

Users Report Superior Product Quality

30 people wrote in their reviews that this TV was good quality.

Users Report That it is Easy to Use

25 owners mentioned in their reviews that the LG 28MT48 was easy to setup, six owners considered that it was easy to use and three people who purchased it concluded that it was easy to use the menus.

Customers Report Good Picture Quality

17 owners who purchased this TV concluded that it had good picture quality.

LG Has Very Good Reviews for Its TVs

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

Users Report a Nice Stand

Three customers said in their reviews that it had a good stand.

Users Report That it is Robust

Two owners concluded that the product was well made.

Customers Report Nice Design

Two customers who reviewed the product said that it was good looking.

Users Report a Good Remote Control

Four owners wrote in their reviews that it had a good remote control.

Customers Report Great Audio Quality

29 people who purchased this TV reckoned that it had good sound quality.


Value For Money

Excellent Value for Money

The product has excellent reviews and is less than 18 months old but has mediocre features. However at £169.99 it is cheaper than 94% of TVs.

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Cheaper in the United Kingdom Than Overseas

We checked 22 other countries for prices for the LG 28MT48 and the United Kingdom price of £169.99 was the cheapest. The cheapest price that we could find overseas was in the United States where the price is $351.31 (£456.53).

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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 LG 28MT48's display diagonal of only 28" is quite small compared to most other TVs. It is in the smallest 9% of all TVs when sorted by this feature.

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Does Not Feature OLED Technology

Like most other TVs, the LG 28MT48 does not feature OLED technology. 98% of TVs do not feature OLED technology.

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Not 3D

The LG 28MT48 is not 3D, although this is within the context that 74% of televisions are also not 3D.

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Average Thickness

The LG 28MT48's thickness of 57.5mm is relatively typical compared to most other TVs. It is in the thickest 47% of all TVs when ordered by this feature.

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Does Not Support Wi-Fi

The LG 28MT48 does not support Wi-Fi, unlike most other TVs. 59% of TVs support Wi-Fi.

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Has an Equalizer

The LG 28MT48 has an equalizer, unlike 94% of TVs which do not have an equalizer.

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Very Low RMS Rated Power

The average RMS rated power of all TVs is 21W, with the lowest being 2W and the highest being 120W. The LG 28MT48's RMS rated power of only 10W is quite low compared to most other TVs. It is in the lowest 14% of all TVs when ordered by this feature.

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Quite Dim Display Brightness

TVs have display brightnesses of between 50 cd/m² and 4,000 cd/m², and the average display brightness is 340 cd/m². The LG 28MT48's display brightness of only 250 cd/m² is quite dim compared to most other TVs. It is in the dimmest 25% of all TVs when sorted by this feature.

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Has an ECO Mode

The LG 28MT48 has an ECO mode, unlike 93% of TVs which do not have an ECO mode.

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Not Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) Certified

Like most other televisions, the LG 28MT48 is not Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) certified. 61% of TVs are not Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) certified.

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Supports High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP)

The LG 28MT48 supports High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP), which is unusual. 81% of TVs do not support High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP).

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Only 1366 X 768 Pixels Display Resolution

The highest display resolution supported by the LG 28MT48 is 1366 x 768 pixels. That's 49% lower display resolution than the most frequently found resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. Across all TVs the resolution ranges from 1024 x 768 pixels (worst) to 5120 x 2160 pixels (best).

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Does Not Have an Ethernet Port

The LG 28MT48 does not have an ethernet port, unlike 64% of televisions which have an ethernet port.

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Energy Star Certified

The LG 28MT48 is Energy Star certified, which is unusual. 84% of TVs are not Energy Star certified.

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Quite Fast Response Time

The LG 28MT48's response time of only 5ms is in the fastest 22% of all TVs when sorted by this feature. Across all the TVs the response times range from 0.002ms to 180ms, and the average response time is 7.4ms.

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Has an Auto Volume Leveler

The LG 28MT48 has an auto volume leveler. 83% of TVs do not have an auto volume leveler.

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Does Not Support Internet TV

The LG 28MT48 does not support internet TV, although it is worth noting that 61% of TVs also do not support internet TV.

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Age

Released 15 Months Ago

LG released the 28MT48 in May 2016.


Running Costs

Running Costs Are Very High

The energy efficiency classification of this television is A+, however based on adequate energy prices we estimate that the 28MT48 will cost £208 over 5 years to run, which is in the most expensive 14% of all 4,025 TVs.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers lg electronics 28mt48df, lg electronics 28mt48s, lg electronics mt48df, lg 28mt48vfpz, lg 28mt48dfpz, lg 28mt48takr, lg n164530w, lg n165712w, 28mt48vwwz, lg 28mt48s, lg 24mt48s, lg 28mt48u, lg mt48df
Barcodes 00000010146550, 00000010147423, 08806087607086, 08806087607130, 08806087607161, 08806087769050, 08806087839142

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