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LG 42LB650V

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LG 42LB650V

£425.99
LG 42LB650
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A remarkably highly rated and very economical to run 42" Full HD television, with good features
42" Full HD No 54.5mm Mar 2015 A+
Display Diagonal HD Type OLED/QLED Technology Thickness Release Date Energy Efficiency
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LG 42LB650 Review

With excellent reviews and low running costs, we have ranked the LG 42LB650 number 716 across all TVs.
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Reviews
207 Reviews
74
Features
Good Features
75
Age
2 Years Old
87
Running Costs
£65 Over 5 Years
78
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 78?

It has great user reviews with an average user rating of 90%, based on 207 reviews. Hisense TVs also have excellent reviews in general.
This TV is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer TVs with better features are available. However it has good reviews so it may still be worth considering. View the latest televisions 2018.
This LG TV has an efficiency rating of A+, and its running costs of £65 over 5 years are typical compared to the other 4,306 televisions that we have compared it to. View all energy saving televisions.
Customers report it is fairly priced, product quality and it is easy to use. However they also report an inferior remote control.
The 42LB650 has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
3D
Simple discovery
Freeview HD
2.0 ch speaker system
CINEMA 3d
Simple entertainment
Lg store
Live menu
Launcher
Supports Wi-Fi
Simple switching
Input assist
Easy setup
Simple connection
Smart TV with webos
IPS panel
Does not feature OLED/QLED technology
Only Full HD

What is This TV Best Used For?

Having compared it with other relevant TVs, we have concluded that it is mediocre for playing games, ranking number 9999999 in TVs for gaming. It is also mediocre for watching sport, ranking number 9999999 in TVs for sport as well being mediocre for watching films, ranking number 9999999 in TVs for film.
5
Watching Films
Mediocre
33
Watching Sport
Mediocre
44
Playing Games
Mediocre

LG 42LB650 Video Reviews

LG 42LB650 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Excellent User Reviews

On average, based on 207 user reviews this television has an overall user rating of 90%. Over 87% of reviewers gave this TV either 4 or 5 stars.

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Users Report That it is Fairly Priced

Six customers wrote in their reviews that this TV was good value for money.

Customers Report Superior Product Quality

12 customers reckoned that this TV was good quality.

Users Report an Inferior Remote Control

Four people who purchased the product considered that it did not have a good remote control.

Users Report That it is Easy to Use

Seven people who purchased it considered that it was easy to use and four owners who purchased the LG 42LB650 reckoned that it was easy to setup.

Users Report Excellent Picture Quality

Seven owners considered that it had good picture quality and two people mentioned in their reviews that it had good colour saturation.

LG TVs Have Very Good Reviews

Based on 29,044 expert and owner reviews (including 12,245 verified purchases), LG has very good ratings for its TVs. 94% of those that bought a LG TV would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Customers Report That it is Robust

Six people who purchased the LG 42LB650 concluded that it was well made.

Customers Report Nice Design

Five people considered that this TV was good looking.

Customers Report Excellent Technical Features

Two people wrote in their reviews that it had good features.

Customers Report Good Audio Quality

Seven customers agreed that this TV had good sound quality.

Running Costs

Running Costs Are Average

The efficiency rating of this television is A+, and based on typical usage levels and energy prices we estimate that the 5 year running cost of the 42LB650 is £65, which is typical compared to the other 4,306 televisions.

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Age

Released Over Two Years Ago

This television was released in March 2015.

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Features

Only Full HD

The display resolution of this TV is Full HD, which is typical of many TVs. Full HD TVs have a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels.

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Average Display Diagonal

The display diagonal of the 42LB650 of 42" is relatively average compared to most other TVs. It is larger than 61% of all TVs when ordered by this feature.

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Does Not Feature OLED/QLED Technology

The LG 42LB650 does not feature OLED/QLED technology. 98% of TVs also do not feature OLED/QLED technology.

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Average Thickness

The thickness of the 42LB650 of 54.5mm is relatively standard compared to most other TVs. It is thicker than 64% of all TVs when ranked by this feature.

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3D

The LG 42LB650 is 3D, unlike 75% of TVs which are not 3D.

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Supports Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi

The 42LB650 supports Wi-Fi. 61% of TVs also support Wi-Fi.

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RoHS Compliant

The 42LB650 is RoHS compliant. 96% of TVs are not RoHS compliant.

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Supports Digital Video Recording (DVR)

The LG 42LB650 supports Digital Video Recording (DVR), which is unusual. 94% of TVs do not support Digital Video Recording (DVR).

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Average High Frequency Rate

The LG 42LB650's high frequency rate of 100Hz is relatively average compared to most other TVs. It is in the fastest 38% of all TVs when ordered by this feature.

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Supports Smartphones Being Used As a Remote

The 42LB650 supports smartphones being used as a remote. 87% of TVs do not support smartphones being used as a remote.

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Has a Pair of 3D Glasses Included

The LG 42LB650 has a pair of 3D glasses included, which is unusual. 86% of TVs do not have a pair of 3D glasses included.

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Supports Wi-Fi Direct

The 42LB650 supports Wi-Fi Direct, unlike 73% of televisions which do not support Wi-Fi Direct.

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Supports 24p

The 42LB650 supports 24p. 85% of TVs do not support 24p.

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Supports AptX Audio Decoding

The 42LB650 supports aptX audio decoding. 99% of TVs do not support aptX audio decoding.

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Does Not Feature Local Dimming

The 42LB650 does not feature local dimming, although keep in mind that 76% of TVs also do not feature local dimming.

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Features Voice Control

The LG 42LB650 features voice control, which is unusual. 86% of TVs do not feature voice control.

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Faster Than Average Motion Interpolation Frequency

Across all the TVs the motion interpolation frequencies range from 50Hz to 3,000Hz, and the average motion interpolation frequency is 450Hz. The LG 42LB650's motion interpolation frequency of 500Hz is in the fastest 32% of all TVs when ordered by this feature.

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Supports Timeshift

The 42LB650 supports timeshift, unlike 82% of TVs which do not support timeshift.

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3D Comb Filter

This TV has a 3D|2D/3D|2D comb filter, which is typical of many TVs.

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Does Not Have an Ethernet Port

The 42LB650 does not have an ethernet port. 65% of TVs do have an ethernet port.

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Supports Miracast

The 42LB650 supports Miracast, which is unusual. 86% of TVs do not support Miracast.

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Has a 2D-3D Converter

The 42LB650 has a 2D-3D converter, which is unusual. 87% of TVs do not have a 2D-3D converter.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

samsung 42lb650v, summer 42lb650v, lg 42lb650v

Barcodes:

02001001628772, 08806084575746, 08806084575753, 08806084575760, 08806084575777, 08806084575784, 08806084584991, 08806084588289, 08806084634528

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