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LG 49LX540

LG 49LX540S

49" 120Hz Edge-LED Apr 2015
Display Diagonal HD Type High Frequency Rate LED Backlighting Type Release Date
DELIVER YOUR MESSAGES WHILE BROADCASTING LIVE CHANNELS SIMULTANEOUSLY. AN AFFORDABLE ALL-IN-ONE DISPLAY SOLUTION No need to purchase any additional hardware or software. SIMPLE CONNECTIVITY Needs... More
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9 Reasons For

LG TVs Have Good Reviews

LG is one of the better rated TV brands according to average reviews from experts and users, and LG also has good ratings for its mid-size TVs.

Fairly Fast High Frequency Rate

The high frequency rates of TVs that have been on the market for more than a year range from 50Hz to 400Hz. With a high frequency rate of 120 hertz, the 49LX540 has one of the faster high frequency rates amongst mid-size TVs of this age.

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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 mid-size TVs that have been available for a similar time to it.

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Fairly High RMS Rated Power

With an RMS rated power of 20 Watts, the 49LX540 has a fairly high RMS rated power compared to most of the other TVs of a comparable age and spec to the 49LX540. Across all the similar spec TVs that have been on the market for around the same time as the 49LX540 the RMS rated powers range from 5W to 1,000W, and the average RMS rated power is 20W.

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Has Six Sound Modess

The 49LX540 has a greater number of sound modes than most mid-size TVs that were launched around the same time as it. This television has a Music sound modes, which is the most commonly found sound modes found on TVs of a similar age and type to the 49LX540. The sound modess "Game", "Movie", "News", "Sports" and "Standard" are also found on this TV.

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Supports Seventeen Video Formats Supporteds

supports seventeen video formats supporteds

The number of video formats supported by the LG 49LX540 is more than most TVs of this age and spec. This TV supports an AVI video formats supported, which is the most frequently supported video formats supported supported by mid-size TVs that have been around for around the same time as the 49LX540. The video formats supporteds "3GP", "ASF", "DIVX", "M2TS", "M4V", "MKV", "MOV", "MP4", "MPEG", "MPG", "MTS", "TP", "TRP", "TS", "VOB" and "WMV" are also supported by this television.

MP4 stands for Moving Pictures Expert Group 4.

WMV stands for Windows Media Video.

AVI stands for Audio Video Interleave.

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Two USB 2.0 Ports Quantitys

two USB 2.0 ports quantitys

Most TVs of this spec and age have between one and two USB 2.0 ports quantitys, including the 49LX540 which has two USB 2.0 ports quantitys.

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Supports Four Audio Formats Supporteds

The LG 49LX540 has a greater number of audio formats than most mid-size TVs that have been on the market for around the same time as it. This television supports an MP3 audio formats supported, which is the most commonly supported audio formats supported supported by TVs of this age and spec. The audio formats supporteds "AAC", "M4A" and "WMA" are also supported by this TV.

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Quite Thin

Televisions that were released around the same time as the 49LX540 have depths of between 7mm and 98mm, and the average depth is 66mm. The LG 49LX540 has one of the thinner depths (only 38 millimeters) amongst mid-size TVs of this age.

If you would consider a television with a thicker depth then you might want to look at the LG 49LF630[plb_2823138_price] (55.1mm and cheaper), or the Panasonic TX-42AS600[plb_2197504_price] (53mm and cheaper).

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13 Reasons Against

Recent Price Increase of £20.40

The 49LX540 has increased in price by £20.40 in the last 39 days.

Does Not Support Smart TV

The 49LX540 does not support smart TV, unlike most of the other mid-size TVs that have been around for around the same time as the 49LX540 which support smart TV.

There are a number of other TVs which also support smart TV that you might also want to consider including the UE48J5510[pl_2865727_price], or the HG43ED690[pl_3341680_price] both from Samsung; or the Philips 48HFL5010[plb_2954276_price].

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Does Not Have a Wi-Fi

Like most of the other televisions of a comparable spec and age to the 49LX540, the 49LX540 does not have a wi-Fi.

We compared this television to all the other televisions with a wi-Fi and we think the Samsung UE48J5510[plb_2865727_price]; or the Philips 48HFL5010[plb_2954276_price], or the Samsung DB40E[plb_2975579_price] are also worth considering.

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Not 3D

Most TVs of a similar spec and age to the 49LX540 are not 3D. The LG 49LX540 is no exception to this as it too is not 3D.

TVs which are 3D that might be worth looking at include the Sony KDL-43W805[plb_2803097_price], or the Samsung UE40H6400[plb_3766566_price]; or the Sony KDL-43W809[plb_2861686_price].

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Does Not Have a Built-In Camera

The LG 49LX540 does not have a built-in camera. Most of the other mid-size TVs that came out around the same time as the 49LX540 also do not have a built-in camera.

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Not Cheap

We checked 108 TVs of a similar type and age and they range in price from £140 to £999. We think that this LG TV looks expensive compared to other TVs of a similar type and age.

Only Supports Three Image Formats Supporteds

The number of image formats supported by the 49LX540 is more than most televisions of a similar spec and age to it. This TV supports a JPG image formats supported, which is the most commonly supported image formats supported supported by similar spec TVs that have been around for around the same time as the 49LX540. The image formats supporteds "BMP" and "PNG" are also supported by this television.

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Only Has One Smart Modes

The 49LX540 has a greater number of smart modes than most televisions of this age and type. The most frequently found smart modes is Game, but this smart modes is not found on this LG TV. The smart modess Energy saving are also found on this television.

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Does Not Feature OLED Technology

The LG 49LX540 does not feature OLED technology, although it is worth noting that most of the other mid-size TVs that are a comparable age to the 49LX540 also do not feature OLED technology.

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Only Two HDMI Ports Quantitys

The LG 49LX540 is a two HDMI ports quantity television.

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Only One RF Ports Quantity

Most TVs of this age and spec have between one and two RF ports quantitys, including the 49LX540 which has one RF ports quantity.

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Heavy

At 17.6 kilograms, the LG 49LX540 is very heavy compared to most of the other televisions that were released around the same time as the 49LX540. The average weight of mid-size TVs that are a comparable age to the 49LX540 is 8.1kg.

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Fairly Slow Response Time

The average response time of mid-size TVs that have been on the market for a similar time to the 49LX540 is 8.1ms. With a response time of 9 milliseconds, the 49LX540 has a fairly slow response time compared to most of the other mid-size TVs that are a comparable age to the 49LX540.

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3 Other reasons to consider the LG 49LX540

Running Costs Are OK

Based on average energy prices we estimate that the 5 year running cost of the 49LX540 is £71, which is typical compared to the other 366 televisions of a comparable age and type.

Released Over a Year Ago

It was over a year ago when LG released the 49LX540.

Full HD HD Type

Full HD HD type

The display resolution of this TV is Full HD, which is the most commonly found HD type on televisions that have been available for a comparable 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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Specification

Display
Display Diagonal
HD Type
High Frequency Rate
LED Backlighting Type
Contrast Ratio (typical)
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OLED Technology
Response Time
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Contrast Ratio (dynamic)
Display Resolution
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Viewing Angle, Horizontal
Viewing Angle, Vertical
TV Tuner
Digital Signal Format System
Tuner Type
Analog Signal Format System
Audio
Audio System
Built-In Subwoofer
RMS Rated Power
Number of Loudspeakers
Built-In Speaker(s)
Sound Modes
Ports & Interfaces
Headphone Outputs
Common Interface Plus (CI+)
Common Interface (CI)
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Ports
RF Ports Quantity
RS-232 Ports
Digital Audio Optical Out
Component Video (YPbPr/YCbCr) in
USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
DVI Port
PC in (D-Sub)
HDMI Ports Quantity
VGA (D-Sub) Ports Quantity
Audio (L,R) in
Networking
Ethernet LAN
Management Features
Smart Modes
On Screen Display (OSD)
Performance
Optical Disc Player Type
Video Formats Supported
Audio Formats Supported
Image Formats Supported
Design
Built-In Camera
LED Indicators
Colour of Product
Ergonomics
VESA Mounting Interfaces
VESA Mounting
Power
Power Consumption (typical)
Power Consumption (standby)
AC Input Voltage
AC Input Frequency
Certificates
Certification
Energy Star Certified
RoHS Compliance
Weight & Dimensions
Depth
Weight
Package Weight
Depth (with Stand)
Height (with Stand)
Width (with Stand)
Height
Width
Package Height
Package Width
Packaging Content
Cables Included
Manual
Other Features
Picture Processing Engine

Running Cost

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Electricity cost when switched on £67.30
Electricity cost when on standby £3.04
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Total running cost over 5 years £70.34
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Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.35 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
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To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant 9 tree seedlings and grow them for 10 years.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers lg 49lx540, lg 49lx540s, code 49lx540, code 49lx540s, hpdellapple 49lx540, hpdellapple 49lx540s, lg electronics 49lx540, lg electronics 49lx540s, lg electronics 1920x1080
Barcodes 00719192197046, 08806087302493, 08806087302516

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