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LG 28MT48
28MT48DF

£159.00
(296 reviews)
LG 28MT48
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Our Verdict:
A stunningly economical to run and very highly rated 28" HD Ready TV, with good features
28" HD Ready No 57.5mm Sep 2016 A+
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LG 28MT48 Review

With very low running costs and outstanding reviews, we have ranked the LG 28MT48 number 115 in best selling TVs and number 632 across all TVs.
93
Reviews
296 Reviews
56
Value for Money
Average
63
Features
Good Features
85
Age
20 Months Old
97
Running Costs
£31 Over 5 Years
76
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 76?

It has very good user reviews with 75% of buyers recommending this TV to others. Looking across the entire Digihome television range, the average reviews for all Digihome TVs are also excellent.
At over a year old this TV is slightly out of date, and newer TVs with more up to date technology are available. View the latest TVs 2018.
This TV has an efficiency rating of A+, and its running costs of only £31 over 5 years are in the cheapest 3% of all 3,991 TVs that we have compared it to. View all energy saving TVs.
Customers report it is fairly priced, good product quality and that it is easy to use.
It has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Supports Wi-Fi
Supports screen mirroring
Wall mount
Gaming mode
Cinema mode
USB autorun
Very small display diagonal
Only HD Ready

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 is a 61% 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.

LG 28MT48 Video Reviews

How Big is the LG 28MT48?

The LG 28MT48 is 641.5mm wide and 57.5mm tall. It is 396.3mm thick and weighs 4.5kg.

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LG 28MT48 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Good Owner Reviews

On average, based on 296 owner reviews the average owner rating of this television is 86%. Over 79% of reviewers gave this TV either 4 or 5 stars and 75% of those asked said they would recommend buying it to others.

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Customers Report That it is Reasonably Priced

39 customers mentioned in their reviews that it was good value for money.

  • Their products are good value for money and do the job…
    Yasmeen - July 2016
  • It was cheap so you get what you pay for…
    Daisy - August 2016
  • Very good value…
    Amazon Customer - November 2016
  • Great price and packed with features…
    22CT - January 2017
  • Still good value…
    M. Higgins - January 2017
  • Very good price less than £100 pounds amazing why would you by a unknown brand for more? Even has 3 simple games on board!
    Smartjim - July 2016
  • Great value for money…
    Iwbash - September 2016
  • Good product - good price…
    Kevin Green - January 2017
  • Good value…
    J.a. stringer - January 2017
  • Perfect and great value…
    Amazon Customer - December 2016

Users Report Excellent Product Quality

33 people who bought the product said that it was good quality.

  • Other than that it is a perfect size and good quality picture…
    Ms. Dawn L. James - January 2017
  • It has a really good quality picture and the sound is excellent considering how small the unit is…
    Chris W. - December 2016
  • Poor sound quality…
    ROBERT sMITH - January 2017
  • The panel is decent quality, although it does need some tuning to get the colours right…
    Amazon Customer - November 2016
  • Picture quality is excellent, easy to set up…
    Johnathan - November 2016
  • Picture quality fantastic…
    Amazon Customer - December 2016
  • Very easy to setup and build quality seems very good…
    Paul - November 2016
  • The picture quality is first class, sound quality is OK…
    AlanJohnPhoto - October 2016
  • Great Picture Quality…
    AlanJohnPhoto - October 2016
  • Very poor sound quality…
    ROBERT sMITH - January 2017

Customers Report That it is Easy to Use

26 people mentioned that it was easy to setup, six people who purchased this TV agreed that it was easy to use and three owners wrote in their reviews that the product was easy to use the menus.

  • Excellent picture, sound good and easy to set up…
    Oz - November 2016
  • It is simple to use operated by the remote control…
    Mellowpellow - January 2017
  • Picture quality is excellent, easy to set up…
    Johnathan - November 2016
  • Very happy with this, easy to set up excellent clear picture…
    Red9 - December 2016
  • The picture is very good as is the sound and it was very easy to set up…
    Kim - January 2017
  • Very easy to setup and build quality seems very good…
    Paul - November 2016
  • Easy to set up viewing on a set top aerial picture quality is excellent…
    CL - August 2016
  • Great picture and easy to set up…
    Mr Paul E Grange - July 2016
  • No problems setting up or tuning in…
    Jenko - December 2016
  • Excellent picture quality and easy to set-up…
    Velo collins - December 2016

Users Report Superior Picture Quality

19 customers who reviewed the LG 28MT48 concluded that it had good picture quality.

  • Picture quality is excellent, easy to set up…
    Johnathan - November 2016
  • Picture quality fantastic…
    Amazon Customer - December 2016
  • The picture quality is first class, sound quality is OK…
    AlanJohnPhoto - October 2016
  • Great Picture Quality…
    AlanJohnPhoto - October 2016
  • Easy to set up viewing on a set top aerial picture quality is excellent…
    CL - August 2016
  • Picture quality is brilliant…
    Mr. S. Mann - September 2016
  • Excellent picture quality and easy to set-up…
    Velo collins - December 2016
  • Fantastic image quality…
    Tarry - March 2017
  • Fabulous television bought for the bedroom great picture quality and more than acceptable sound, easy to set up…
    George m - January 2017
  • Great picture quality and sound, looks good in the kitchen…
    Amazon Customer - December 2016

LG Has Very Good Reviews for Its TVs

Based on 32,268 user and expert reviews (including 15,862 verified purchases), LG has very good ratings for its televisions. 95% of those that bought a LG TV would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Users Report a Nice Stand

Three people said in their reviews that this TV had a good stand.

  • Nice touch with the stand, no need for screws, just clips in…
    Richard, love a gadget - September 2016
  • Dead easy to put the stand on - which is a relief…
    Yay!! - February 2016
  • Light weight and slim, with easy to attach stand…
    Workshybum - May 2016

Customers Report That it is Robust

Two people thought it was well made.

  • Can't comment on reliability yet.
    Eclipse - January 2017
  • Wireless connection is reliable…
    22CT - January 2017
  • Very easy to setup and build quality seems very good…
    Paul - November 2016
  • Seems to be well made…
    Martin - June 2015

Users Report Excellent Design

Two owners who reviewed the LG 28MT48 wrote that it was good looking.

  • The power cable is of an extremely unhelpful design…
  • It's kind of neat seeing the sheer detail in things…
    Green Tornado 75 - June 2015
  • Picture quality is pretty good…
    Chris - May 2016
  • Pretty, reasonable sound quality…
    Mike - August 2015

Customers Report a Good Remote Control

Four owners who reviewed it agreed that it had a good remote control.

Users Report Great Sound Quality

30 customers who reviewed it said that it had good sound quality, however 10 buyers said that it did not have good audio quality. and 10 owners who reviewed it agreed that it did not have good sound quality.

  • Excellent picture, sound good and easy to set up…
    Oz - November 2016
  • It has a really good quality picture and the sound is excellent considering how small the unit is…
    Chris W. - December 2016
  • Whilst the picture and the sound are good, false advertising…
    Krus - December 2016
  • Poor sound quality…
    ROBERT sMITH - January 2017
  • The sound is great…
    R. - December 2016
  • Great picture ok sound.
    Mr C. - September 2016
  • The picture is crystal clear and the sound clear and crisp…
    Mellowpellow - January 2017
  • The picture was very clear and had good sound…
    Catherine - December 2016
  • Very happy with this, easy to set up excellent clear picture and very good sound…
    Red9 - December 2016
  • Also had problems with sound on shows recorded on cable…
    ROBERT sMITH - January 2017

Value for Money

Price Has Gone Down by £66 (29%)

The price has dropped from £225 to £159 in the last 42 days. Sign up to price alerts to be notified when the price changes.

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Running Costs

Very Low Running Costs

This TV has an efficiency rating of A+, and the 28MT48 is in the cheapest 3% of all 3,991 TVs that we have looked at for running costs. Based on average usage levels and energy prices, we estimate the 28MT48 will cost only £31 over 5 years to run.

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Age

Released 20 Months Ago

LG released the 28MT48 in September 2016.

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Features

Very Small Display Diagonal

The display diagonal of the LG 28MT48 of only 28" is smaller than average when compared to most other TVs. It is in the smallest 9% of all TVs when ranked by this feature. The smallest display diagonal of TVs is 10", the largest is 110", and the average display diagonal is 46".

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Only HD Ready

The highest resolution of the LG 28MT48 is HD Ready. That's 56% less resolution than a Full HD TV, which is the most common resolution and is actually the worst resolution across all TVs.

The best resolution amongst comparable types of TV is 8K.

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Does Not Feature OLED/QLED Technology

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

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Not 3D

Like most other TVs, the LG 28MT48 is not 3D. 76% of TVs are not 3D.

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Average Thickness

The thickness of the LG 28MT48 of 57.5mm is pretty average compared to most other TVs. It is thicker than 54% of all televisions when sorted by this feature.

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Supports Wi-Fi

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The LG 28MT48 supports Wi-Fi, as do 60% of TVs.

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Supports Screen Mirroring

The LG 28MT48 supports screen mirroring, which is unusual. 85% of TVs do not support screen mirroring.

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Supports Miracast

The LG 28MT48 supports Miracast. 86% of TVs do not support Miracast.

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RoHS Compliant

The LG 28MT48 is RoHS compliant, which is unusual. 97% of TVs are not RoHS compliant.

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Has a Common Interface (CI) Slot

The LG 28MT48 has a common interface (CI) slot, which is unusual. 72% of TVs do not have a common interface (CI) slot.

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Has an ECO Mode

The LG 28MT48 has an ECO mode, which is unusual. 91% of televisions do not have an ECO mode.

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Does Not Have an Ethernet Port

The LG 28MT48 does not have an ethernet port. 63% of TVs do have an ethernet port.

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Has an Auto Volume Leveler

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

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Energy Star Certified

The LG 28MT48 is Energy Star certified, which is unusual. 83% of TVs are not Energy Star certified.

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Faster Than Average Response Time

The response time of the LG 28MT48 of only 5ms is faster than average when compared to most other TVs. It is faster than 69% of all TVs when ordered by this feature. The average response time of all TVs is 6.7ms, with the fastest being 0.1ms and the slowest being 50ms.

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Does Not Support Internet TV

The LG 28MT48 does not support internet TV, although keep in mind that 61% of TVs also do not support internet TV.

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Has an Equalizer

The LG 28MT48 has an equalizer, which is unusual. 93% of TVs do not have an equalizer.

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5000000:1 Typical Contrast Ratio

The LG 28MT48 has a 5000000:1 typical contrast ratio which is higher than the 1600:1 typical contrast ratio found on most TVs.

The worst typical contrast ratio amongst comparable types of TV is 300:1.

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Only 366 X 768 Pixels Display Resolution

The LG 28MT48 supports a maximum display resolution of 366 x 768 pixels. That's 86% lower display resolution than a 1920 x 1080 (Full HD) pixels television, which is the most frequently found resolution supported by TVs and is actually the worst supported resolution across all TVs. In addition, this TV supports a display resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels and 1,366 pixels.

A 5120 x 2160 pixels resolution is the best supported resolution amongst similar types of TV.

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Dimmer Than Average Display Brightness

The display brightness of the LG 28MT48 of only 250 cd/m² is in the dimmest 24% of all TVs when sorted by this feature. TVs have display brightnesses of between 50 cd/m² and 4,000 cd/m², and the average display brightness is 370 cd/m².

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Supports High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP)

The LG 28MT48 supports High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP), unlike 79% of TVs which do not support High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP).

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Very Slow Motion Interpolation Frequency

The slowest motion interpolation frequency of TVs is 50Hz, the fastest is 2,700Hz, and the average motion interpolation frequency is 410Hz. The motion interpolation frequency of the LG 28MT48 of only 100Hz is slower than average when compared to most other televisions. It is in the slowest 10% of all TVs when sorted by this feature.

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Not Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) Certified

The LG 28MT48 is not Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) certified. 64% of TVs are also not Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) certified.

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Very Low RMS Rated Power

The RMS rated power of the LG 28MT48 of only 10W is lower than average when compared to most other TVs. It is lower than 86% of all TVs when ordered by this feature. The RMS rated powers of televisions range from 2W to 200W, and the average RMS rated power is 21W.

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Only 1000:1 Dynamic Contrast Ratio

The LG 28MT48 has a 1000:1 dynamic contrast ratio which is higher than most televisions. Most TVs have a 1000000:1 dynamic contrast ratio.

The best dynamic contrast ratio across comparable types of television is 150000000:1.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

lg electronics 28mt48spz, lg electronics 28mt48df, lg electronics mt48df, certified 28mt48upz, 28mt48df 28mt48df, 28mt48s 28mt48s, lg 28mt48dfpz, lg 28mt48takr, lg 28mt48vfpz, lg n165712w, lg n164530w, lg 28mt48s, 28mt48vwwz, lg 28mt48u, lg 24mt48s, lg mt48df, lg 720p

Barcodes:

00000010146550, 00000010147423, 08806087607086, 08806087607130, 08806087607161, 08806087631272, 08806087769012, 08806087769050, 08806087839142

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