Eight owners said in their reviews that it had good apps. Nickj said on Argos.co.uk “Apps seem to work nicely - I watch the BBC i-Player a lot.” in their LG 49UB850 review and rated this TV 5 stars. Snap23 rated this TV 8 stars and wrote “Very easy to use & set up, good apps and features”. Scottuk wrote “The LG store seems to have plenty of decent apps”.
Seven customers wrote in their reviews that it had great smart functions. Packard said in their review of this TV two years ago “Have found basic smart functions easy to operate” . Marjul mentioned in their review of this TV on Argos.co.uk “Smart features good with varied amount of apps”. Woody1000 gave this TV a rating of 7 stars and said in their review of the LG 49UB850 “Smart functions are good”.
Six owners mentioned in their reviews that the product was good for watching on demand TV. Poolie rated it 5 stars and said “Works great with Virgin, Xbox, Netflix etc” in their review of this TV. 19dm81 wrote in their review of the LG 49UB850 on Amazon “Picture quality is excellent, especially Netflix 4k which is the only real source of 4k tv in the UK at the moment (requires the” and gave the product a score of 7 stars. Jakki123 wrote on Argos.co.uk “The picture is breathtaking even for live tv and as for Blu-Ray discs and Video streaming, from the likes of Netflix and Amazon” and gave this TV a score of 7 stars.
Three owners who purchased it said that it was good for watching YouTube on. Matchbox mentioned in their review of the LG 49UB850 on Argos.co.uk three years ago “Are all easily at hand especially you-tube and Netflix for me”. Matchbox also said “And looking at 4K videos on you-tube another great feature” in their review. Chambers gave it a rating of 6 stars and wrote on Amazon “The image is fantastic when watching just TV, iPlayer, YouTube or Amazon Instant Video”.
One person who reviewed the product reckoned that it was good for watching Freeview TV. Timbo scored it 78.377477981402 out of 100 and wrote two years ago “1, I was very disappointed to find that this TV only has 1 Freeview tuner, so you can only record the channel you're watching” in their review of the LG 49UB850.