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LG 47LB730

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An award winning and economical to run 47" Full HD TV with a Best Buy award from one expert review website
47" Full HD Yes Direct-LED Feb 2014
Display Diagonal HD Type 3D LED Backlighting Type Release Date
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LG 47LB730 Review

With excellent reviews and low running costs, we have scored the LG 47LB730 as follows for Summary.
81
49 Reviews + 3 Awards
52
Average Features
47
3 Years Old
77
£79 Over 5 Years
Overall Score
55
Average

Why Has it Scored 56?

It has good expert reviews and good user reviews with an average overall rating of 79%, based on 49 reviews. This TV has received three awards including a "Recommended" award from Avforums.com plus one other site and a "Best Buy" award from Expert Reviews. Samsung televisions also have excellent reviews in general.
It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer TVs with better features are available. However this LG TV has good reviews so it may still be worth considering. View the latest televisions 2017.
The 47LB730 has an energy efficiency classification of A+, and its running costs of £79 over 5 years are typical compared to the other 4,373 TVs that we have compared it to. View all energy saving TVs.
Customers report superior product quality, excellent picture quality and good audio quality.
It has some good features, but is also missing a few features:
Supports Wi-Fi
3D
Only Full HD
Does not have a built-in camera

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LG 47LB730 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews

Three Industry Awards

This TV is one of the most highly awarded of all the TVs.

The writers at review sites Avforums.com and Prohardver.hu both recommend this television and have given it their "Recommended" award.

The expert at one additional expert review site thought that this TV would make a great purchase. This was from Expert Reviews who gave it an "Best Buy".

Expert Reviews Are Average

Based on 15 expert reviews from sites including Trusted Reviews, Expert Reviews, Digital Versus and PC Advisor.co.uk the average expert rating of this TV is 75%.

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User Reviews Are Good

On average, based on 34 user reviews this TV has an overall user rating of 80 out of 100. 11 reviewers (77% of all reviewers) gave this TV either 4 or 5 stars.

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LG TVs Have Very Good Reviews

We checked 16,043 owner and expert reviews (including 6,869 verified purchases) for LG televisions and found that on average LG has very good ratings. 93% of those that bought a LG TV would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Customers Report Good Product Quality

Two owners who reviewed this TV said that it was good quality.

  • The picture quality is incredible especially when you remember this is a LED pushing nearly 50" where plasma has dominated for so long…
  • The picture quality is fantastic, sounds bloody awesome…
    Ms. Nikita (Amazon) - August 2014

Users Report Good Picture Quality

Two people who bought it agreed that it had good picture quality.

  • The picture quality is incredible especially when you remember this is a LED pushing nearly 50" where plasma has dominated for so long…
  • The picture quality is fantastic, sounds bloody awesome…
    Ms. Nikita (Amazon) - August 2014

Customers Report Excellent Audio Quality

Two owners wrote in their reviews that it had good sound quality.


Features

Average Display Diagonal

The display diagonal of the 47LB730 of 47" is pretty average compared to most other TVs. It is in the largest 49% of all TVs when sorted by this feature.

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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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3D

The 47LB730 is 3D. 74% of TVs are not 3D.

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Average Thickness

The thickness of the 47LB730 of 55.1mm is relatively typical compared to most other televisions. It is in the thickest 40% of all televisions when sorted by this feature.

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Supports Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi

The 47LB730 supports Wi-Fi. 59% of TVs also support Wi-Fi.

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Supports Intel Wireless Display (Intel WiDi)

The 47LB730 supports Intel Wireless Display (Intel WiDi). 92% of televisions do not support Intel Wireless Display (Intel WiDi).

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Has an ECO Mode

The 47LB730 has an ECO mode, which is unusual. 93% of TVs do not have an ECO mode.

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Has a 2D-3D Converter

The LG 47LB730 has a 2D-3D converter. 86% of TVs do not have a 2D-3D converter.

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Features Local Dimming

The 47LB730 features local dimming. 76% of TVs do not feature local dimming.

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Fairly High RMS Rated Power

Across all the TVs the RMS rated powers range from 2W to 120W, and the average RMS rated power is 21W. The 47LB730's RMS rated power of 24W is in the highest 15% of all TVs when ordered by this feature.

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Supports 24p

The 47LB730 supports 24p. 84% of TVs do not support 24p.

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Supports Digital Video Recording (DVR)

The 47LB730 supports Digital Video Recording (DVR). 94% of TVs do not support Digital Video Recording (DVR).

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Supports Miracast

The 47LB730 supports Miracast, which is unusual. 87% of televisions do not support Miracast.

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Supports Wi-Fi Direct

The LG 47LB730 supports Wi-Fi Direct. 72% of TVs do not support Wi-Fi Direct.

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Supports Netflix

The number of video apps supported by the LG 47LB730 is more than most TVs. This LG TV supports Netflix, which is the most commonly supported video app supported by TVs.

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Supports Timeshift

The LG 47LB730 supports timeshift, which is unusual. 82% of TVs do not support timeshift.

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Has a Pair of 3D Glasses Included

The 47LB730 has a pair of 3D glasses included, which is unusual. 85% of TVs do not have a pair of 3D glasses included.

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Supports AptX Audio Decoding

The LG 47LB730 supports aptX audio decoding. 99% of TVs do not support aptX audio decoding.

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Has a Built-In Subwoofer

The LG 47LB730 has a built-in subwoofer. 90% of TVs do not have a built-in subwoofer.

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Fairly Fast Motion Interpolation Frequency

The motion interpolation frequencies of TVs range from 50Hz to 3,000Hz, and the average motion interpolation frequency is 440Hz. The LG 47LB730's motion interpolation frequency of 800Hz is quite fast compared to most other televisions. It is in the fastest 22% of all TVs when sorted by this feature.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Camera

The 47LB730 does not have a built-in camera. 98% of televisions also do not have a built-in camera.

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Age

Released Over Three Years Ago

LG released the 47LB730 in February 2014.


Running Costs

Running Costs Are OK

This television has an energy efficiency classification of A+. The 47LB730 is typical compared to the other 4,373 TVs that we have assessed for 5 year running costs. Based on typical usage levels and energy prices, we estimate the 5 year running cost of the 47LB730 is £79.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

certified 47lb730v

Barcodes:

01528890000003, 08806084643926, 08806084691354, 08806084691378, 08806084691415, 08806084691439, 08806084720528

Other Popular Comparisons With The LG 47LB730

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16W higher RMS rated power
Slower motion interpolation frequency
Considerably better user reviews
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