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LG 49UF850V

£699.00
LG 49UF850
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An award winning and fully featured 49" 4K TV, with very low running costs and a fair price
49" 4K No 51.3mm Mar 2015 A+
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LG 49UF850 Review

With excellent reviews and features, we have ranked the LG 49UF850 number 30 in 3D TVs, number 51 in 50 inch TVs and number 185 in 4K TVs.
91
Reviews
62 Reviews + 3 Awards
72
Value for Money
Good
84
Features
Fully-Featured
75
Age
2 Years Old
80
Running Costs
£86 Over 5 Years
82
Overall Score
Excellent

Why Has it Scored 82?

It has good expert reviews and great user reviews with an average overall rating of 82%, based on 62 reviews. This TV has received three awards including a "Recommended" award from Audiovision.de plus two other sites. Hisense TVs also have excellent reviews in general.
It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer TVs with better features are available. However this LG TV has good reviews so it may still be worth considering. View the latest TVs 2018.
The 49UF850 has an energy efficiency classification of A+, and its running costs of £86 over 5 years are typical compared to the other 4,306 televisions that we have compared it to. View all energy saving TVs.
Customers report it is easy to use, sound quality and good remote control.
It has some great features:
4K
Magic remote control
4K 3d+
Fun setup
LG content store
Launcher
Super slim
HEVC decoder
Ultra clarity index
Ribbon stand
3D
Premium sound by harman / kardon
IPS 4k PANEL
4K UPSCALER
Ultra HD 4k streaming
WebOS
ULTRA HD 4k RESOLUTION
Supports Wi-Fi
Thinner than average
Screen, bigger experience

What is This TV Best Used For?

Having compared this TV with other relevant TVs, we have concluded that it is very good for playing games, ranking number 179 in TVs for gaming. It is also very good for watching films, ranking number 314 in TVs for film as well being good for watching sport, ranking number 320 in TVs for sport.
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Watching Films
Very Good
68
Watching Sport
Good
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Playing Games
Very Good

LG 49UF850 Video Reviews

LG 49UF850 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Three Industry Awards

This television is one of the most highly awarded of all the TVs.

The editors of three expert review sites all concluded that they would recommend this LG television. This was from Audiovision.de, Avforums.com and Expert Reviews who gave it an "Recommended".

Average Expert Reviews

14 experts from sites including Expert Reviews, Techradar, Digital Versus and ljudochbild.se have rated this television on average 76 out of 100.

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Good Owner Reviews

49UF850 owners on average rated this TV 87 out of 100. 23 reviewers (74% of all reviewers) gave this TV the highest possible rating of 5 stars.

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Customers Report That it is Easy to Use

Four customers said that this TV was easy to use.

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.

Customers Report Good Audio Quality

Six people who purchased the LG 49UF850 reckoned that it had good sound quality.

Users Report a Good Remote Control

Three people who purchased the product reckoned that it had a good remote control.

Customers Report That it is Reasonably Priced

Two people considered that it was good value for money.

Customers Report Nice Design

Two people who reviewed the product wrote that it was good looking.

  • In that sense it is a resounding success, with a classic appearance that uses a reasonably slim panel…
    Avforums.com June 2015
  • Beautiful clear images…
    Robotfish (Amazon) - December 2015

Value For Money

Disappointing Value for Money

The product has excellent reviews and good features but is over 6 months old, and at £699.00 it is more expensive than 63% of televisions.

Running Costs

Average Running Costs

This LG TV is rated A+ for energy efficiency, and the average running cost of the 49UF850 is £86 over 5 years based on average energy prices and usage levels, which is typical compared to the other 4,306 TVs.

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Age

Released Over Two Years Ago

This TV has been on the market since March 2015.

Features

4K

4K

The 49UF850 has a maximum resolution of 4K. That's over four times the resolution of a Full HD TV, which is the most common resolution. The resolution of all TVs ranges from HD Ready (worst) to 8K (best). 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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Average Display Diagonal

The display diagonal of the LG 49UF850 of 49" is relatively typical compared to most other televisions. It is larger than 38% of all televisions when ordered by this feature.

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Does Not Feature OLED/QLED Technology

The 49UF850 does not feature OLED/QLED technology, although it is worth keeping in mind that 98% of TVs also do not feature OLED/QLED technology.

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3D

The 49UF850 is 3D. 75% of TVs are not 3D.

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Thinner Than Average

The thicknesses of televisions range from 1.7mm to 100mm, and the average thickness is 60mm. The 49UF850's thickness of only 51.3mm is thinner than average when compared to most other TVs. It is thinner than 68% of all TVs when ranked by this feature.

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Supports Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi

The LG 49UF850 supports Wi-Fi, as do 61% of TVs.

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Supports AptX Audio Decoding

The 49UF850 supports aptX audio decoding. 99% of TVs do not support aptX audio decoding.

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Supports Digital Video Recording (DVR)

The LG 49UF850 supports Digital Video Recording (DVR), which is unusual. 94% of TVs do not support Digital Video Recording (DVR).

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Supports Bluetooth

The 49UF850 supports Bluetooth, which is unusual. 80% of televisions do not support Bluetooth.

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Features Local Dimming

The LG 49UF850 features local dimming. 76% of TVs do not feature local dimming.

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Faster Than Average High Frequency Rate

The high frequency rates of TVs range from 50Hz to 3,000Hz, and the average high frequency rate is 260Hz. The 49UF850's high frequency rate of 200Hz is faster than average when compared to most other TVs. It is faster than 73% of all TVs when sorted by this feature.

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Supports Timeshift

The 49UF850 supports timeshift. 82% of TVs do not support timeshift.

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Supports Wi-Fi Direct

The 49UF850 supports Wi-Fi Direct, unlike 73% of TVs which do not support Wi-Fi Direct.

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Faster Than Average Motion Interpolation Frequency

The motion interpolation frequency of the LG 49UF850 of 1,600Hz is in the fastest 3% of all TVs when ranked by this feature. The slowest motion interpolation frequency of TVs is 50Hz, the fastest is 3,000Hz, and the average motion interpolation frequency is 450Hz.

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Has a 2D-3D Converter

The 49UF850 has a 2D-3D converter, which is unusual. 87% of TVs do not have a 2D-3D converter.

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3840 X 2160 Pixels Display Resolution

The highest display resolution supported by the 49UF850 is 3840 x 2160 pixels. That's over four times the resolution of a 1920 x 1080 (Full HD) pixels television, which is the most frequently found resolution supported by TVs. In addition, this television supports a display resolution of 3840 x 2160 (4K) pixels. TVs resolutions range from 366 x 768 pixels (worst) to 5120 x 2160 pixels (best).

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Supports 24p

The LG 49UF850 supports 24p, which is unusual. 85% of TVs do not support 24p.

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Supports Wi-Fi

The LG 49UF850 supports Wi-Fi. 92% of televisions do not support Wi-Fi.

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Supports Intel Wireless Display (Intel WiDi)

The LG 49UF850 supports Intel Wireless Display (Intel WiDi), which is unusual. 92% of TVs do not support Intel Wireless Display (Intel WiDi).

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Supports Miracast

The 49UF850 supports Miracast, which is unusual. 86% of TVs do not support Miracast.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

samsung 49uf850v, lg 49uf850v

Barcodes:

00635131626821, 08806087139778, 08806087139815, 08806087139839, 08806087139891

LG 49UF850V

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