One LG 39LB580 reviewer reckoned that the product was good for recording TV. Mr. G. D. Culley mentioned in their review on Amazon “Had several failed recording efforts and several full of glitches”. One LG 39LB580 reviewer who reviewed this TV mentioned that it had good apps. Don Panik wrote “This has a lot less apps than my more expensive LG 3DTV”.
One LG 39LB580 reviewer said in their reviews that the LG 39LB580 was good for watching TV catchup services. Don Panik wrote in his review of this TV on Amazon “BBC iplayer works like a dream as well”.
One person who reviewed it concluded that it was good for watching Freeview TV.