Six people reckoned that this TV had good picture quality. Lcdtvbuyingguide.com mentioned “Superb shadow detail” in their review of the LG 42LE8500. Expert review site Avguide.com said seven years ago “The LG raises the bar in terms of picture quality and features for LCD-based flat panel HDTVs” in their review of this TV. Also seven years ago expert website Televisioninfo.com mentioned in their LG 42LE8500 review “It didn't get the best results on our picture quality tests especially its black level, which was significantly brighter than it should have been” and gave the product a rating of 5 stars.
Three owners wrote in their reviews that it had good colour saturation. Lcdtvbuyingguide.com wrote “Accurate colors”. Lcdtvbuyingguide.com also said “Great looking colors due to monster contrast” in their review. Asia.cnet.com mentioned in their review of the LG 42LE8500 seven years ago “The LG Infinia 55LE8500 delivers very deep blacks, natural colors and film-like visuals.” and gave it a rating of 5 stars.
Two customers thought the product had a good contrast ratio. Lcdtvbuyingguide.com said six years ago “Deep blacks and revealing shadows” . Lcdtvbuyingguide.com also said “Local Dimming LEDs improve black levels, vibrant pictures” in their review.
One owner who purchased it wrote that it had a good refresh rate. Mac World said six years ago “240Hz refresh rate” in his review of this TV.