LG 49UW761H
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LG 49UW761H

A fairly new 49" 4K TV with adequate features but a price that represents satisfactory value for money
49" 4K No No Jul 2016
Display Diagonal HD Type 3D OLED Technology Release Date
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LG 49UW761 Review

Released 1 year ago but with low running costs, we have ranked the LG 49UW761 number 109 in Netflix recommended TVs, number 110 in 50 inch TVs and number 254 in 4K TVs.
Average Features
13 Months Old
£105 Over 5 Years
Overall Score

Why Has it Scored 62?

Samsung televisions have excellent reviews in general.
At over a year old this TV is slightly out of date, and newer televisions with more up to date technology are available. View the latest televisions 2017.
It has an energy efficiency classification of A+, and its running costs of £105 over 5 years are typical compared to the other 4,025 televisions that we have compared it to. View all energy saving TVs.
This TV has some good features, but is also missing a few features:
Supports Wi-Fi
Does not feature OLED technology
Not 3D

What is This TV Best Used For?

Having compared it with other relevant TVs, we have concluded that it is good for watching sport, ranking number 281 in TVs for sport. It is also mediocre for watching films, ranking number 464 in TVs for films.

How Big is the LG 49UW761?

LG 49UW761 front dimensions

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LG 49UW761 In-Depth Analysis


LG Has Very Good Television Reviews

Based on 16,194 user and expert reviews (including 6,891 verified purchases), LG has very good ratings for its TVs. 93% of those that bought a LG television would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Value For Money

Average Value for Money

The product is less than 18 months old but has mediocre features and at £847.98 it is more expensive than 65% of TVs.




The highest resolution of the LG 49UW761 is 4K. That's over four times the resolution of a Full HD TV, which is the most common resolution. 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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Average Display Diagonal

The 49UW761's display diagonal of 49" is fairly average compared to most other TVs. It is in the largest 59% of all TVs when ordered by this feature.

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Does Not Feature OLED Technology

Like most other TVs, the 49UW761 does not feature OLED technology. 98% of TVs do not feature OLED technology.

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Not 3D

The LG 49UW761 is not 3D. 74% of TVs are also not 3D.

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Supports Wi-Fi


The LG 49UW761 supports Wi-Fi, as do 59% of TVs.

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Supports Bluetooth

The 49UW761 supports Bluetooth, which is unusual. 81% of televisions do not support Bluetooth.

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Supports Wi-Fi Direct

The LG 49UW761 supports Wi-Fi Direct, which is unusual. 72% of TVs do not support Wi-Fi Direct.

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Supports a Netflix Video App

The number of video apps supported by the LG 49UW761 is more than most TVs. This television supports a Netflix video app, which is the most frequently supported video app supported by TVs.

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Quite Slow Response Time

TVs have response times of between 0.002ms and 180ms, and the average response time is 7.4ms. The 49UW761's response time of 10ms is in the slowest 7% of all TVs when ranked by this feature.

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RoHS Compliant

The LG 49UW761 is RoHS compliant, which is unusual. 96% of televisions are not RoHS compliant.

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3840 X 2160 Pixels Display Resolution

The LG 49UW761 supports a maximum display resolution of 3840 x 2160 pixels. That's over four times the resolution of the most frequently found resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. Across all TVs the resolution ranges from 1024 x 768 pixels (worst) to 5120 x 2160 pixels (best).

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Supports High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP)

The 49UW761 supports High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP), unlike 81% of TVs which do not support High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP).

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Has a PC in (D-Sub) Port

The 49UW761 has a PC in (D-Sub) port. 74% of TVs do not have a PC in (D-Sub) port.

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Released 13 Months Ago

This LG TV was released in July 2016.

Running Costs

Average Running Costs

This TV is rated A+ for energy efficiency. Based on satisfactory energy prices we estimate that the 49UW761 will cost £105 over 5 years to run, which is typical compared to the other 4,025 TVs.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers lg electronics 49uw761h, lg p247691p, lg 49uw761h, lg uw761h
Barcodes 08806087756371, 08806087756746, 08806087918465

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