LG 49UX960
LG 49UX960
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LG 49UX960

A 2 year old 49" 4K television with good features
49" 4K Yes Edge-LED Sep 2015
Display Diagonal HD Type 3D LED Backlighting Type Release Date

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LG 49UX960 Review

Released 2 years ago and with good features, we have ranked the LG 49UX960 number 270 in 50 inch TVs.
Good Features
1 Year Old
£208 Over 5 Years
Overall Score

Why Has it Scored 54?

Samsung televisions have excellent reviews in general.
At over a year old this TV is slightly out of date, and newer TVs with more up to date technology are available. View the latest televisions 2017.
It has running costs of £208 over 5 years, which puts it in the most expensive 14% of all 4,025 TVs that we have compared it to. View all energy saving televisions.
This TV has some good features, but is also missing a few features:
Very low RMS rated power

LG 49UX960 In-Depth Analysis


Very Good Brand

We checked 16,194 user and expert reviews (including 6,891 verified purchases) for LG televisions 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 LG 49UX960's display diagonal of 49" is fairly standard compared to most other TVs. It is in the largest 56% of all TVs when ordered by this feature.

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The highest resolution of the 49UX960 is 4K. That's over four times the resolution of a Full HD television, which is the most common resolution. Across all TVs the best resolution is 8K and the worst is HD Ready. 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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The 49UX960 is 3D, which is unusual. 74% of TVs are not 3D.

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Average Thickness

The thickness of the LG 49UX960 of 51.3mm is relatively typical compared to most other TVs. It is in the thickest 33% of all TVs when ordered by this feature.

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Supports Wi-Fi


The 49UX960 supports Wi-Fi, as do 59% of TVs.

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Very Low RMS Rated Power

TVs have RMS rated powers of between 2W and 120W, and the average RMS rated power is 21W. The RMS rated power of the 49UX960 of only 10W is in the lowest 17% of all TVs when ranked by this feature.

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3840 X 2160 Pixels Display Resolution

The highest display resolution supported by the 49UX960 is 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 24p

The 49UX960 supports 24p, unlike 84% of televisions which do not support 24p.

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RoHS Compliant

The 49UX960 is RoHS compliant. 96% of TVs are not RoHS compliant.

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Supports Miracast

The LG 49UX960 supports Miracast, unlike 87% of TVs which do not support Miracast.

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Released Over a Year Ago

This television has been on the market since September 2015.

Running Costs

Running Costs Are Very High

The 49UX960 is one of the least economic to run TVs that we have assessed for running costs. Based on satisfactory energy prices and usage levels, we estimate the 49UX960 will cost £208 over 5 years to run.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers lg electronics 49ux960h, lg electronics ux960h
Barcodes 08806087539530, 08806087539561

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