LG 49UF690
LG 49UF690
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LG 49UF690

A 2 year old 49" 4K television with OK reviews and passable features
49" 4K No No Apr 2015
Display Diagonal HD Type 3D OLED Technology Release Date

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LG 49UF690 Review

With good reviews and at over 2 years old, we have ranked the LG 49UF690 number 262 in 50 inch TVs.
1 Review
Average Features
2 Years Old
£111 Over 5 Years
Overall Score

Why Has it Scored 54?

It has good expert reviews with an average expert rating of 80%. Samsung televisions also have excellent reviews in general.
This TV is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better TVs are available. View the latest televisions 2017.
It has an energy efficiency classification of A+, and its running costs of £111 over 5 years are typical compared to the other 4,025 TVs that we have compared it to. View all energy saving TVs.
This LG TV has some good features, but is also missing a few features:
Supports Wi-Fi
Does not feature OLED technology
Not 3D

LG 49UF690 In-Depth Analysis


Expert Reviews Are Good

Television expert review site scored this television 80 out of 100.

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LG Has Very Good TV Reviews

We checked 16,194 owner and expert reviews (including 6,891 verified purchases) for LG TVs and found that on average LG has very good reviews compared to other manufacturers. 93% of those that bought a LG TV would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Average Display Diagonal

The 49UF690's display diagonal of 49" is pretty typical compared to most other TVs. It is in the largest 58% of all TVs when ranked by this feature.

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The 49UF690 has a maximum resolution of 4K. That's over four times the resolution of the most common HD type of Full HD. The worst resolution of all TVs is HD Ready and the best is 8K. 4K Ultra HD TVs have a resolution of 3840 x 2160 pixels.

4K Ultra HD TVs have a resolution of 3840 x 2160 pixels.

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Does Not Feature OLED Technology

The LG 49UF690 does not feature OLED technology. 98% of TVs also do not feature OLED technology.

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Not 3D

The LG 49UF690 is not 3D. 74% of TVs are also not 3D.

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Supports Wi-Fi


The 49UF690 supports Wi-Fi, as do 59% of TVs.

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Supports Miracast

The 49UF690 supports Miracast. 87% of TVs do not support Miracast.

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Supports Intel Wireless Display (Intel WiDi)

The 49UF690 supports Intel Wireless Display (Intel WiDi), which is unusual. 92% of TVs do not support Intel Wireless Display (Intel WiDi).

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3840 X 2160 Pixels Display Resolution

The highest display resolution supported by the 49UF690 is 3840 x 2160 pixels. That's over four times the resolution of a 1920 x 1080 pixels television, which is the most common resolution supported by televisions. The best resolution of all TVs is 5120 x 2160 pixels and the worst is 1024 x 768 pixels.

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Released Over Two Years Ago

This LG television has been on the market since April 2015.

Running Costs

Average Running Costs

The energy efficiency classification of this television is A+, and based on fine energy prices we estimate that the 49UF690 will cost £111 over 5 years to run, which is typical compared to the other 4,025 TVs.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers certified 49uf690v
Barcodes 08806087347463

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Frequently Asked Questions About the LG 49UF690

Larger display diagonal
£26.85 more expensive to run over five years
Expert reviews are better
Larger display diagonal
More expensive to run over five years by 111%