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LG 50LF5800

50" Direct-LED Flat Apr 2015
Display Diagonal HD Type LED Backlighting Type Screen Shape Release Date
A+
£102.78 Electricity cost over 5 years. Calculate
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7 Reasons For

Good Brand

Based on 7,001 expert and owner reviews, LG has good reviews for its TVs. LG also has good reviews specifically for its large TVs compared to other brands.

Supports Smart TV

The 50LF5800 supports smart TV. Most of the other large TVs that came out more than a year ago also support smart TV.

We compared this TV to all the other televisions which support smart TV and we think because of it's better review score, the LG 60LF6300[plb_2932496_price] is also worth considering.

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Has a Wi-Fi

has a wi-Fi

Like most of the other large TVs that have been on the market for a comparable time to the 50LF5800, the 50LF5800 has a wi-Fi.

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Three USB 2.0 Ports Quantitys

three USB 2.0 ports quantitys

The 50LF5800 is a three USB 2.0 ports quantity TV.

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1080p Supported Video Modes

This TV supports a 1080p supported video modes, which is typical of many similar spec televisions that have been around for more than a year.

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Supports Seven Audio Formats Supporteds

The number of audio formats supported by the 50LF5800 is more than most TVs of a comparable age and type to it. This TV supports an MP3 audio formats supported, which is the most frequently supported audio formats supported supported by televisions of this type and age. The audio formats supporteds "AAC", "AC3", "EAC3", "HE-AAC", "MP2" and "PCM" are also supported by this television.

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Has Four Smart Modess

The number of smart modes found on the 50LF5800 is more than most TVs of a similar age and type to it. This television has a Game smart modes, which is the most frequently found smart modes found on large TVs that are a similar age to the 50LF5800. The smart modess "Cinema", "Standard" and "Vivid" are also found on this LG television.

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5 Reasons Against

Not 3D

Most comparable spec TVs that were launched more than a year ago are not 3D. The LG 50LF5800 is no exception to this as it too is not 3D.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Camera

The LG 50LF5800 does not have a built-in camera. Most of the other similar spec televisions that have been available for a comparable time to the 50LF5800 also do not have a built-in camera.

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Only Supports One Image Formats Supported

The number of image formats supported by the 50LF5800 is more than most large TVs that were released around the same time as it. This TV supports a JPG image formats supported, which is the most frequently supported image formats supported supported by large TVs that came out around the same time as the 50LF5800.

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Does Not Feature OLED Technology

The 50LF5800 does not feature OLED technology, although it is worth keeping in mind that most of the other TVs that came out more than a year ago also do not feature OLED technology.

We compared all the other TVs which also feature OLED technology to this TV and we think the LG 55EC940[plb_3044917_price] is also worth considering.

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Only Supports One Video Formats Supported

The 50LF5800 has a greater number of video formats than most large TVs that have been on the market for a similar time to it. The most frequently supported video formats supported is AVI, but this video formats supported is not supported by this television. The video formats supporteds DIVX HD are also supported by this LG TV.

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4 Other reasons to consider the LG 50LF5800

Running Costs Are OK

The efficiency rating of this large TV is A+, and the 50LF5800 has an average 5 year running cost of £103 based on average usage levels and energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 133 TVs of this type and age.

Released Over a Year Ago

This TV has been on the market for over a year.

Full HD HD Type

Full HD HD type

The display resolution of this TV is Full HD, which is the most commonly found HD type on TVs of a similar age and type to it. Full HD TVs have a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels.

Full HD TVs have a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels.

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Average Depth

With a depth of 55.8 millimeters, the 50LF5800 has a fairly typical depth compared to most of the other large TVs that have been on the market for around the same time as the 50LF5800.

Televisions with a thicker depth that might be worth looking at include the LG 50LF580[plb_2823050_price] (55.8mm).

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Specification

Display
Display Diagonal
HD Type
3D
LED Backlighting Type
Screen Shape
OLED Technology
Motion Interpolation Frequency
Display Resolution
Supported Video Modes
Aspect Ratio
Screen Format Adjustments
Display Diagonal (metric)
Supported Graphics Resolutions
TV Tuner
Digital Signal Format System
Smart TV
Smart TV
Internet TV
Timeshift
Operating System Version
Operating System Installed
Audio
Audio System
RMS Rated Power
Number of Loudspeakers
Built-In Speaker(s)
Dolby Technology
Audio Decoders
Audio Decoding Technologies
Ports & Interfaces
Headphone Outputs
Common Interface Plus (CI+)
Common Interface (CI)
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Ports
RF Ports Quantity
SCART Ports Quantity
Digital Audio Optical Out
PC Audio in
Composite Video in
Component Video (YPbPr/YCbCr) in
USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
DVI Port
PC in (D-Sub)
HDMI Ports Quantity
Intel® Wireless Display (Intel® WiDi)
Consumer Electronics Control (CEC)
Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL)
Networking
Wi-Fi
Browser Supported
Ethernet LAN
Miracast
Wi-Fi Direct
Near Field Communication (NFC)
Browsing
Management Features
Sleep Timer
On/Off Timer
Smart Modes
Picture-in-Picture
Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)
Performance
Video Formats Supported
Audio Formats Supported
Image Formats Supported
Teletext Function
24p Support
Clock Function
Teletext
Design
Colour of Product
Ergonomics
VESA Mounting Interfaces
Smartphone Remote Support
On/off Switch
VESA Mounting
Power
Power Consumption (typical)
Power Consumption (standby)
Energy Efficiency Class
Annual Energy Consumption
AC Input Voltage
AC Input Frequency
Certificates
Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) Certified
Weight & Dimensions
Depth
Weight
Weight With Stand
Depth (with Stand)
Height (with Stand)
Width (with Stand)
Height
Width

Running Cost

Hours of Use Per Day: hours
Show running costs over: years
Electricity cost when switched on £100.95
Electricity cost when on standby £1.83
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kwh per hour left on standby
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Annual electricity price inflation %
Water cost when switched on
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Water price £per litre
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Total running cost over 5 years £102.78
Running costs for this TV have been estimated based on other similar TVs. If you know how much electricity and water the LG 50LF5800uses then please let us know by entering those figures in the boxes above.
Energy Rating
0.51T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.51 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
14
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant 14 tree seedlings and grow them for 10 years.

Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers 50lf5800, lg 50lf5800
Barcodes 08806087180312, 08806087180404

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