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LG 47LV3550

47" Full HD 50Hz 30.4mm Mar 2011
B
Display Diagonal HD Type High Frequency Rate Depth Release Date £161.46 Electricity cost over 5 years
LG has good reviews for its televisions
Full HD
Does not support Wi-Fi

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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 TVs. LG also has good reviews specifically for its medium display diagonal TVs compared to other manufacturers. 97% of those that bought a LG TV would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


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Released Over Six Years Ago

It was March 2011 when this TV was released.


Display

Full HD

Full HD

The display resolution of this TV is Full HD, which is the most commonly found HD type on TVs that have been available for around the same time as 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 47LV3550 is not 3D. Most of the other similar spec TVs that came out more than two years ago are also not 3D.

If you would prefer a TV that is 3D then you might want to look at the LG 42LW579, or the Samsung UE48H6700.

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Very Slow High Frequency Rate

The 47LV3550 has one of the slower high frequency rates (only 50 hertz) amongst similar spec televisions of this age. The slowest high frequency rate of TVs of this spec and age is 50Hz and the fastest is 1,600Hz.

If you are looking for a television with a faster high frequency rate then you might want to consider the Philips 42PFT6309 (£349.99) (60Hz) which is also higher rated.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution

This television supports a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, which is typical of many medium display diagonal TVs that came out around the same time as it.

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Has a Full HD Display

The 47LV3550 has a Full HD display. Most of the other medium display diagonal TVs that were released around the same time as this TV also have a Full HD display.

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Very Fast Response Time

With a response time of only 4 milliseconds, the LG 47LV3550 has one of the faster response times amongst medium display diagonal TVs of this age. Across all the televisions of this age and type the response times range from 2ms to 20ms, and the average response time is 7.5ms.

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47 Inches Display Diagonal

This is a 47 inch TV.

If you are looking for a larger display diagonal then you might want to consider the UN48H5500 (47.6" and higher rated), or the UE48H6200 (£534.69) (48" and higher rated) both from Samsung.

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Networking

Does Not Support Wi-Fi

The 47LV3550 does not support Wi-Fi, unlike most of the other medium display diagonal TVs that have been available for more than two years which support Wi-Fi.

There are a number of other TVs which also support Wi-Fi that you might want to consider including the LG 42LW579, or the Panasonic TX-47AS650.

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Does Not Have an Ethernet Port

The LG 47LV3550 does not have an ethernet port, unlike most of the other similar spec TVs that were launched around the same time as this television which have an ethernet port.

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Energy

High Running Costs

The efficiency rating of this medium display diagonal TV is B, and based on average energy prices and usage levels we estimate that the 5 year running cost of the 47LV3550 is £162, which makes it one of the less economic to run TVs of this spec and age.


Smart TV

Has an Anynet (HDMI-CEC) Port

The 47LV3550 has an Anynet (HDMI-CEC) port, as do most of the other medium display diagonal TVs that have been on the market for a similar time to this TV.

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Ports & Interfaces

Has a PC in (D-Sub) Port

The 47LV3550 has a PC in (D-Sub) port, which is unusual. Most of the other TVs of this age and spec do not have a PC in (D-Sub) port.

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Performance

Has a Game Mode

The 47LV3550 has a game mode. Most of the other medium display diagonal TVs that came out around the same time as this TV also have a game mode.

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Management Features

Supports Picture-in-Picture

The 47LV3550 supports Picture-in-Picture. Most of the other TVs of a comparable spec and age to this TV also support Picture-in-Picture.

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Has an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)

The 47LV3550 has an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG), as do most of the other TVs of a comparable spec and age to this television.

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Weight & Dimensions

Very Thin

The thinnest depth of televisions of a comparable age and spec to this TV is 3.5mm, the thickest is 100mm, and the average depth is 59mm. At only 30.4 millimeters, the 47LV3550 has a fairly thin depth compared to most of the other medium display diagonal TVs that were released more than two years ago.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers lg electronics 47lv3550, lg electronics 49lb5500, lg47lv3550
Barcodes 03610170564928, 08808992167136, 08808992310556

LG 47LV3550 Review Sources

To prepare this LG 47LV3550 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 1,043,377 product attributes, 88,300 TV reviews and 3,666,500 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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