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LG 42LB5800

41.9" Full HD Flat YouTube Mar 2014
Display Diagonal HD Type Screen Shape Video Apps Release Date
Supports Wi-Fi
Full HD
Average expert reviews

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Reviews

Average Expert Reviews

The average expert rating of this TV is 67 out of 100 based on two expert reviews from sites including reviewed.com and lcdtvbuyingguide.com.

LG Has Good Reviews for Its Televisions

Based on 9,694 expert and owner reviews (including 939 verified purchases), LG has good reviews for its televisions. LG also has good reviews specifically for its medium display diagonal TVs. 97% of those that bought a LG television would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


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Released Over Three Years Ago

LG released the 42LB5800 in March 2014.


Display

Full HD

Full HD

The display resolution of this TV is Full HD, which is the most frequently found HD type on TVs of a similar age and spec to it. Full HD TVs have a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels.

Full HD TVs have a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels.

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Not 3D

The LG 42LB5800 is not 3D, although it is worth noting that most of the other comparable spec TVs that have been available for around the same time as this TV are also not 3D.

If you would prefer a TV that is 3D then you might want to consider the 42LW579, or the 42LB670 both from LG or the Panasonic TX-47ASW654.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution

This TV supports a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, which is the most commonly supported display resolution on televisions that are a similar age to it.

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41.9 Inches Display Diagonal

This is a 41.9 inch TV.

If you want a TV with a larger display diagonal then you might want to look at the 42LF580 (£299) (42" and higher rated), the 42LF561 (42" and higher rated), or the 42LB5700 (42" and higher rated) all from LG.

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Networking

Supports Wi-Fi

supports Wi-Fi

The LG 42LB5800 supports Wi-Fi. Most of the other medium display diagonal TVs that have been around for around the same time as this television also support Wi-Fi.

We compared all the other TVs which support Wi-Fi to this TV and we think because of their better review scores, the 42LW579, and the 49LF632 both from LG or the Samsung UE40H6470 are also worth considering.

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Supports Wi-Fi Direct

The 42LB5800 supports Wi-Fi Direct, as do most of the other TVs that have been on the market for around the same time as this television.

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Has an Ethernet Port

The 42LB5800 has an ethernet port, as do most of the other medium display diagonal TVs that have been around for a similar time to this TV.

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Certificates

Has an Energy Star Certified

The LG 42LB5800 has an Energy Star certified. Most of the other medium display diagonal TVs that were released more than two years ago also have an Energy Star certified.

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Packaging Content

Has a Desktop Stand Included

The 42LB5800 has a desktop stand included, as do most of the other medium display diagonal TVs that have been around for a similar time to this TV.

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Smart TV

Supports Internet TV

The 42LB5800 supports internet TV, as do most of the other medium display diagonal TVs that are a similar age to this television.

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Supports Smart TV

The 42LB5800 supports Smart TV. Most of the other TVs of a similar spec and age to this TV also support Smart TV.

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Supports Two Video Apps

The number of video apps supported by the 42LB5800 is more than most similar spec TVs that have been around for around the same time as it. This TV supports a YouTube video apps, which is the most frequently supported video apps supported by TVs of this type and age. The video apps "NetFlix" is also supported by this television.

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Weight & Dimensions

Average Depth

At 55.6 millimeters, the 42LB5800 has a fairly average depth compared to most of the other TVs of this age and spec.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers certified 42lb5800
Barcodes 00719192592247, 00719192593459, 08806084574275, 08806084708014

LG 42LB5800 Review Sources

To prepare this LG 42LB5800 review we compared this TV to 4,717 other models. For each TV that we compared, we collated thousands of pieces of information including technical specs, reviews, and prices. In total we analysed 1,018,074 product attributes, 85,006 TV reviews and 3,569,800 historical TV prices from 204 TV retailers. We then picked out the standout features of this TV compared to the other models as well as any areas where this TV is lacking.

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