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LG 49UW761

49" 4K 1100:1 Direct-LED Jul 2016
A+
Display Diagonal HD Type Contrast Ratio (typical) LED Backlighting Type Release Date £104.38 Electricity cost over 5 years
Running costs are low
LG TVs have good reviews
Not 3D

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Energy

Running Costs Are Low

This LG TV is rated A+ for energy efficiency, and the 49UW761 is one of the more economic to run new 4K and 8K TVs that we have analysed for 5 year running costs. Based on typical energy prices, we estimate the 5 year running cost of the 49UW761 is £105.


Reviews

LG TVs Have Good Reviews

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


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Released Ten Months Ago

LG released the 49UW761 in July 2016.


Networking

Supports Wi-Fi

supports Wi-Fi

The 49UW761 supports Wi-Fi. Most of the other comparable spec TVs that have been around for around the same time as this TV also support Wi-Fi.

We compared this TV to all the other TVs which support Wi-Fi and we think because of its better review score, the Samsung UE78HU8500 is also worth considering.

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Supports Bluetooth

The 49UW761 supports Bluetooth. Most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that were launched around the same time as this TV also support Bluetooth.

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Supports Wi-Fi Direct

The LG 49UW761 supports Wi-Fi Direct, as do most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that were launched in the last 12 months.

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Has an Ethernet Port

The LG 49UW761 has an ethernet port. Most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that came out in the last 12 months also have an ethernet port.

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Display

Not 3D

The 49UW761 is not 3D. Most of the other recently released TVs are also not 3D.

If you want a television that is 3D then you might want to look at the Samsung UE78HU8500 which also has a higher rating.

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Fairly Slow Response Time

The average response time of latest comparable spec TVs is 7.9ms. The 49UW761 has one of the slower response times (10 milliseconds) amongst 4K and 8K TVs of this age.

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49 Inches Display Diagonal

This is a 49 inch TV.

If this television display diagonal is not large enough for you then you might want to consider the Samsung UE50KU6020 (£449.97) (50"), or the Hisense H50M5500 (50").

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Ports & Interfaces

Has a PC in (D-Sub) Port

The 49UW761 has a PC in (D-Sub) port, which is unusual. Most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that have been available for around the same time as this television do not have a PC in (D-Sub) port.

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Supports High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP)

The LG 49UW761 supports High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP). Most of the other comparable spec TVs that are a similar age to this TV also support High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP).

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Has a Common Interface (CI) Slot

The 49UW761 has a common interface (CI) slot, as do most of the other similar spec televisions that have been available for the last year.

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Certificates

Has a RoHS Compliant

The LG 49UW761 has a RoHS compliant. Most of the other comparable spec TVs that have been on the market for the last year also have a RoHS compliant.

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Has a Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) Certified

The LG 49UW761 has a Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) certified, as do most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that have been available for around the same time as this television.

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Packaging Content

Has a Desktop Stand Included

The 49UW761 has a desktop stand included. Most of the other recently released TVs also have a desktop stand included.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers lg 49uw761h
Barcodes 08806087756371, 08806087756746

LG 49UW761 Review Sources

To prepare this LG 49UW761 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 1,043,377 product attributes, 88,300 TV reviews and 3,666,500 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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