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LG 49UF778

49" 4K Edge-LED Flat Jul 2015
A+
Display Diagonal HD Type LED Backlighting Type Screen Shape Release Date £109.19 Electricity cost over 5 years
Supports Wi-Fi
Expert reviews are poor
Not 3D

Available used and from international sellers only

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Reviews

Expert Reviews Are Poor

This TV received an expert rating of 60 out of 100 from Cnetfrance.fr. That puts this television in the bottom 9% of all the televisions of this age and type.

LG Has Good TV Reviews

Based on 9,694 expert and owner reviews (including 2,455 verified purchases), LG has good reviews for its televisions. LG also has good reviews specifically within its 4K and 8K TVs range compared to other manufacturers. 92% of those that bought a LG television would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Energy

Running Costs Are Average

The energy efficiency classification of this LG television is A+, and the 49UF778 is typical compared to the other 473 similar spec televisions that have been on the market for more than a year that we have assessed for running costs. Based on typical energy prices, we estimate the 49UF778 will cost £110 over 5 years to run.


Other

Released Over a Year Ago

This TV has been on the market since July 2015.


Display

Not 3D

The LG 49UF778 is not 3D. Most of the other TVs of this age and spec are also not 3D.

TVs which are 3D that might be worth looking at include the UE65JU6050, or the 55JU6480 both from Samsung or the Sony XBR-65X930.

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49 Inches Display Diagonal

This is a 49 inches television.

There are a number of alternative 49" televisions currently available which you might want to look at including because of their better review scores, the 49PUK7100, or the 49PUS7150 both from Philips or the Panasonic TX-49CXX759.

If you are looking for a TV with a larger display diagonal then you might want to consider the Samsung UN50JS7000 (49.5" and higher rated), or the LG 50UF830 (50" and higher rated).

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Networking

Supports Wi-Fi

supports Wi-Fi

The LG 49UF778 supports Wi-Fi, as do most of the other TVs of a comparable age and spec to this TV.

We compared all the other TVs which support Wi-Fi to this TV and we think the 49UH5B (£1,151.71), the 43UF6807, and the 49UF6809 all from LG which all of have better reviews are also worth considering.

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Supports Miracast

The 49UF778 supports Miracast. Most of the other TVs of this type and age also support Miracast.

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Supports Wi-Fi Direct

The LG 49UF778 supports Wi-Fi Direct, as do most of the other TVs of this type and age.

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Has an Ethernet Port

The 49UF778 has an ethernet port, as do most of the other TVs of a comparable age and spec to this television.

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Ports & Interfaces

Supports Intel Wireless Display (Intel WiDi)

The LG 49UF778 supports Intel Wireless Display (Intel WiDi), as do most of the other similar spec TVs that have been available for around the same time as this TV.

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Performance

Has a Child Lock

The 49UF778 has a child lock. Most of the other televisions of a comparable spec and age to this TV also have a child lock.

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Supports 24p

The 49UF778 supports 24p. Most of the other TVs of this type and age also support 24p.

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Features Local Dimming

The 49UF778 features local dimming, as do most of the other similar spec TVs that have been on the market for a comparable time to this TV.

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Certificates

Has a Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) Certified

The 49UF778 has a Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) certified. Most of the other TVs that came out more than a year ago also have a Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) certified.

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Smart TV

Supports Internet TV

The 49UF778 supports internet TV, as do most of the other TVs of this spec and age.

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Supports Smart TV

The 49UF778 supports Smart TV. Most of the other TVs that have been around for more than a year also support Smart TV.

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Management Features

Has an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)

The LG 49UF778 has an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG), as do most of the other TVs that have been on the market for more than a year.

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Weight & Dimensions

Average Depth

With a depth of 56.7 millimeters, the 49UF778 has a relatively typical depth compared to most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that are a comparable age to this television.

We compared this television to all the other 56.7mm thick televisions and we think the 55UF772, the 40UF7727, and the 55UF7769 all from LG which all of have better reviews are also worth considering.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers certified 49uf778v
Barcodes 08806087209334, 08806087246896

LG 49UF778 Review Sources

To prepare this LG 49UF778 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 1,041,547 product attributes, 85,382 TV reviews and 3,802,500 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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