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LG 50LB580V

77

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LG 50LB580V

£449.00
LG 50LB580
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A classic and very economical to run 50" Full HD TV, good for watching films
50" Full HD No No Mar 2014 A+
Display Diagonal HD Type OLED/QLED Technology 3D Release Date Energy Efficiency
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LG 50LB580 Review

With excellent reviews and low running costs, we have ranked the LG 50LB580 number 210 in 50 inch TVs and number 911 across all TVs.
91
Reviews
42 Reviews
60
Value for Money
Good
75
Features
Good Features
68
Age
3 Years Old
81
Running Costs
£83 Over 5 Years
77
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 77?

It has very good user reviews with an average user rating of 83%, based on 42 reviews. Hisense televisions also have excellent reviews in general.
This TV is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer TVs with better features are available. However it has good reviews so it may still be worth considering. View the latest TVs 2018.
This LG TV has an energy efficiency rating of A+, and its running costs of £83 over 5 years are typical compared to the other 4,318 TVs that we have compared it to. View all energy saving televisions.
Customers report it is easy to use.
The 50LB580 has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Supports Wi-Fi
Supports Digital Video Recording (DVR)
Only Full HD
Does not feature OLED/QLED technology

What is This TV Best Used For?

Having compared it with other relevant TVs, we have concluded that it is very good for playing games, ranking number 312 in TVs for gaming. It is also very good for watching films, ranking number 527 in TVs for film as well being very good for watching sport, ranking number 536 in TVs for sport.
73
Watching Films
Very Good
73
Watching Sport
Very Good
76
Playing Games
Very Good

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How Big is the LG 50LB580?

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LG 50LB580 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Good Owner Reviews

On average, based on 42 owner reviews the average owner rating of this TV is 83 out of 100. Over 71% of reviewers gave this TV either 4 or 5 stars.

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LG TVs Have Very Good Reviews

Based on 27,825 expert and owner reviews (including 11,120 verified purchases), LG has very good reviews for its televisions. 94% of those that bought a LG TV would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Customers Report That it is Easy to Use

Two customers concluded that this TV was easy to use.

  • Excellent picture and easy to use…
  • A fantastic bit of kit, quality sound and picture, just adjust settings for the better sound…
    Grumpy (Amazon) - December 2014
  • A much better picture, definitely would recommend, picture excellent and very easy to use…

Users Report Good Product Quality

Two owners who reviewed the LG 50LB580 considered that it was good quality.

  • Brilliant superb quality and delivery earlier than expected…
  • A fantastic bit of kit, quality sound and picture, just adjust settings for the better sound…
    Grumpy (Amazon) - December 2014

Value For Money

Poor Value for Money

Whilst the product is in the cheapest 63% of televisions, it has excellent reviews but mediocre features and is over 6 months old, and at £449.00 it does not appear to be great value for money overall.

Running Costs

Average Running Costs

This television is rated A+ for energy efficiency, and the 50LB580 has an average running cost of £83 over 5 years based on average usage levels and energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 4,318 televisions.

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Age

Released Over Three Years Ago

This television has been on the market since March 2014.

Features

Only Full HD

The display resolution of this television is Full HD, which is typical of many TVs. Full HD TVs have a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels.

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Average Display Diagonal

The 50LB580's display diagonal of 50" is relatively standard compared to most other TVs. It is in the largest 64% of all televisions when ranked by this feature.

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Does Not Feature OLED/QLED Technology

The LG 50LB580 does not feature OLED/QLED technology, although it is worth noting that 98% of TVs also do not feature OLED/QLED technology.

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Not 3D

The LG 50LB580 is not 3D, although it is worth noting that 75% of TVs are also not 3D.

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Supports Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi

The LG 50LB580 supports Wi-Fi. 61% of televisions also support Wi-Fi.

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Supports Digital Video Recording (DVR)

The 50LB580 supports Digital Video Recording (DVR), which is unusual. 94% of televisions do not support Digital Video Recording (DVR).

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Supports Timeshift

The LG 50LB580 supports timeshift, which is unusual. 82% of TVs do not support timeshift.

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Supports Smartphones Being Used As a Remote

The 50LB580 supports smartphones being used as a remote, unlike 87% of televisions which do not support smartphones being used as a remote.

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Very Slow Motion Interpolation Frequency

Across all the televisions the motion interpolation frequencies range from 50Hz to 3,000Hz, and the average motion interpolation frequency is 450Hz. The motion interpolation frequency of the 50LB580 of only 100Hz is slower than 86% of all TVs when ordered by this feature.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

lg 50lb580v

Barcodes:

05055760747240, 08806084637482, 08806084637505, 08806084637550, 08806084637574

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