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LG 47WL30

47" Full HD 1300:1 Dec 2013
B
Display Diagonal HD Type Contrast Ratio (typical) Release Date £110.25 Electricity cost over 5 years
Good brand
Full HD
Not cheap
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Reviews

Good Brand

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


Energy

Average Running Costs

This TV is rated B for energy efficiency, and based on typical usage levels and energy prices we estimate that the 5 year running cost of the 47WL30 is £111, which is typical compared to the other 661 medium display diagonal TVs that came out more than two years ago.


Other

Released Over Three Years Ago

This TV was released in December 2013.


Price

Not Cheap

The price range of similar spec TVs that were released more than two years ago is from £209 to £1,499. We think that this medium display diagonal TV looks expensive compared to other similar spec TVs that were released more than two years ago.


Display

Full HD

Full HD

The display resolution of this television is Full HD, which is the most frequently found HD type on medium display diagonal TVs that have been on the market for a similar time 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

Like most of the other televisions that were launched more than two years ago, the LG 47WL30 is not 3D.

If you want a TV that is 3D then you might want to consider the Samsung UE40D7000LS or the Samsung UE46H7000 (£929.99).

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution

This TV supports a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, which is typical of many medium display diagonal TVs that have been on the market for a similar time to it.

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Quite Bright Display Brightness

TVs of a similar age and type to this TV have display brightnesses of between 200 cd/m² and 1,500 cd/m², and the average display brightness is 340 cd/m². At 400 candellas per square meter, the LG 47WL30 has a quite bright display brightness compared to most of the other medium display diagonal TVs that came out around the same time as this TV.

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Very Slow Response Time

The LG 47WL30 has a very slow response time (16 milliseconds) compared to most of the other televisions of a comparable age and type to this TV. The fastest response time of televisions of a similar age and spec to this television is 2ms, the slowest is 20ms, and the average response time is 7.5ms.

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47 Inches Display Diagonal

This is a 47 inches television.

We compared this TV to all the other 47" TVs and we think cheaper TVs such as the LG 47LG5000 (£863.99) is also worth considering.

TVs with a larger display diagonal that might be worth considering include the Sony FWL-48W705 (£847.82) (48" and cheaper), the LG 49LX540 (£926.50) (49" and cheaper), or the Panasonic TX-50AS650 (£751.39) (50" and cheaper).

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Networking

Does Not Support Wi-Fi

The LG 47WL30 does not support Wi-Fi. Most of the other medium display diagonal TVs that have been available for around the same time as this TV do support Wi-Fi.

It is worth also looking at alternative TVs which also support Wi-Fi including the Samsung UE46H7000 (£929.99) or the LG 55LY750.

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Does Not Have an Ethernet Port

The LG 47WL30 does not have an ethernet port. Most of the other medium display diagonal TVs that have been around for around the same time as this television do have an ethernet port.

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Ports & Interfaces

Has a DVI Port

The LG 47WL30 has a DVI port. Most of the other similar spec TVs that have been available for more than two years do not have a DVI port.

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Supports High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP)

The LG 47WL30 supports High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP), as do most of the other similar spec TVs that have been available for a comparable time to this TV.

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Certificates

Has an Energy Star Certified

The LG 47WL30 has an Energy Star certified. Most of the other comparable spec TVs that have been available for around the same time as this TV also have an Energy Star certified.

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Smart TV

Does Not Support Internet TV

The LG 47WL30 does not support internet TV, unlike most of the other televisions that are a comparable age to this TV.

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Product Identifiers

Barcodes 05052184075218, 08806084463340

LG 47WL30 Review Sources

To prepare this LG 47WL30 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 1,041,409 product attributes, 85,840 TV reviews and 3,937,500 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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