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LG 49LW340

LG 49LW340
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A good spec but slightly out of date 49" Full HD TV
49" Full HD No 70.36mm May 2016
Display Diagonal HD Type OLED/QLED Technology Thickness Release Date
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LG 49LW340 Review

Released 2 years ago and with very good features, we have ranked the LG 49LW340 number 535 in 50 inch TVs.
72
Features
Good Features
84
Age
1 Year Old
71
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 71?

Hisense TVs have excellent reviews in general.
At over a year old this TV is slightly out of date, and newer TVs with more up to date technology are available. View the latest TVs 2018.
It has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Supports 24p
Supports High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP)
Public display mode
Usb cloning
Welcome screen
Lock mode
External speaker out
Multi IR
Only Full HD
Does not feature OLED/QLED technology

What is This TV Best Used For?

16
Watching Films
Mediocre
34
Watching Sport
Mediocre
30
Playing Games
Mediocre

LG 49LW340 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

LG Has Very Good Reviews for Its TVs

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

Age

Released Over a Year Ago

LG released the 49LW340 in May 2016.

Features

Average Display Diagonal

The display diagonal of the LG 49LW340 of 49" is fairly standard compared to most other televisions. It is in the largest 58% of all televisions when ranked 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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Does Not Feature OLED/QLED Technology

The 49LW340 does not feature OLED/QLED technology. 98% of TVs also do not feature OLED/QLED technology.

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Not 3D

The LG 49LW340 is not 3D. 75% of TVs are also not 3D.

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Thicker Than Average

The 49LW340's thickness of 70.4mm is thicker than 72% of all TVs when ranked by this feature. The average thickness of all TVs is 60mm, with the thinnest being 1.7mm and the thickest being 100mm.

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Does Not Support Wi-Fi

The 49LW340 does not support Wi-Fi, unlike most other TVs. 61% of TVs support Wi-Fi.

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Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The contrast ratio (typical) of the 49LW340 of 1,200 is fairly typical compared to most other TVs. It is higher than 56% of all TVs when ranked by this feature.

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Supports 24p

The 49LW340 supports 24p, which is unusual. 85% of televisions do not support 24p.

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Supports High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP)

The 49LW340 supports High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP), unlike 78% of TVs which do not support High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP).

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Very Slow High Frequency Rate

The slowest high frequency rate of TVs is 50Hz, the fastest is 3,000Hz, and the average high frequency rate is 260Hz. The high frequency rate of the LG 49LW340 of only 60Hz is slower than average when compared to most other TVs. It is in the slowest 33% of all televisions when ordered by this feature.

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Slower Than Average Response Time

Across all the TVs the response times range from 0.1ms to 50ms, and the average response time is 6.9ms. The response time of the LG 49LW340 of 9ms is slower than average when compared to most other TVs. It is in the slowest 12% of all televisions when sorted by this feature.

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Has a PC in (D-Sub) Port

The LG 49LW340 has a PC in (D-Sub) port, unlike 70% of TVs which do not have a PC in (D-Sub) port.

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Energy Star Certified

The 49LW340 is Energy Star certified, unlike 83% of televisions which are not Energy Star certified.

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RoHS Compliant

The 49LW340 is RoHS compliant, unlike 96% of TVs which are not RoHS compliant.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

lg electronics 49lw340c

Barcodes:

00719192200210, 00719192200333, 08806087756319, 08806087756562

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