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LG 55LA970
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LG 55LA970

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55" 1,000Hz Feb 2014
Display Diagonal HD Type 3D High Frequency Rate Release Date
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LG 55LA970W 65LA970W 4K Ultra HD TV Review by Hispek
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11 Reasons For

One Industry Award

The writer at Dinside.no/data recommend this LG television and have given it their "Recommended" award.

Good Expert Reviews

On average, based on four expert reviews from sites including dinside.no/data, Lydogbilde.no, ljudochbild.se and lydogbillede.dk the average expert rating of this TV is 83%.

LG Has Good TV Reviews

LG is one of the better rated TV brands according to average reviews from owners and experts, and LG also has good ratings for its 4K and 8K TVs.

Has a Built-In Camera

The 55LA970 has a built-in camera. Most of the other TVs of a similar age and type to the 55LA970 do not have a built-in camera.

We compared all the other televisions with a built-in camera to this TV and we think the LG 65LA970[plb_1734265_price], and the Samsung UE65F9000[plb_2037273_price] which has better reviews is also worth considering.

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Quite Fast High Frequency Rate

The LG 55LA970 has a fairly fast high frequency rate (1,000 hertz) compared to most of the other TVs of a comparable type and age to the 55LA970. The high frequency rates of TVs of a similar spec and age to the 55LA970 range from 50Hz to 3,000Hz, and the average high frequency rate is 750Hz.

Alternative 1,000Hz refresh rate televisions currently available which you might also want to consider include the LG 65LA970[plb_1734265_price] which has better reviews.

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Supports Smart TV

Like most of the other televisions of a comparable type and age to the 55LA970, the 55LA970 supports smart TV.

Alternative TVs which support smart TV currently available that you might want to look at include the LG 65LA970[plb_1734265_price], or the Philips 65PUS9809[plb_2436937_price] which has better reviews.

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Has a Wi-Fi

has a wi-Fi

The 55LA970 has a wi-Fi. Most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that have been available for a comparable time to the 55LA970 also have a wi-Fi.

We think you might also be interested in some of the other TVs with a wi-Fi currently available including because of it's better review score, the LG 65LA970[plb_1734265_price].

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Five Number of Loudspeakerss

The 55LA970 is a five number of loudspeakers TV. Most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that are a similar age to the 55LA970 have between 2 and 19 number of loudspeakerss.

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Quite High RMS Rated Power

With an RMS rated power of 50 Watts, the 55LA970 has one of the higher RMS rated powers amongst 4K and 8K TVs of this age. The average RMS rated power of TVs of this spec and age is 31W.

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Supports Three Image Formats Supporteds

The number of image formats supported by the 55LA970 is more than most 4K and 8K TVs that were launched around the same time as it. The most commonly supported image formats supported is JPG, but this image formats supported is not supported by this TV. The image formats supporteds JPEG XR, JPS and MPO are also supported by this LG television.

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Features One Lifestyle Apps

features one lifestyle apps

The number of lifestyle apps featured on the 55LA970 is more than most TVs of a similar age and type to it. This TV features a Skype lifestyle apps, which is the most frequently featured lifestyle apps featured on televisions of a similar type and age to the 55LA970.

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4 Reasons Against

Does Not Feature OLED Technology

Most TVs that have been on the market for more than two years do not feature OLED technology. The LG 55LA970 is no exception to this as it too does not feature OLED technology.

There are a number of other TVs which also feature OLED technology that you might also want to consider including the Samsung UE55HU7200[plb_2432088_price].

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Only Has Five Smart Modess

The LG 55LA970 has a greater number of smart modes than most televisions of this age and type. This television has a Game smart modes, which is the most frequently found smart modes found on 4K and 8K TVs that are a similar age to the 55LA970. The smart modess "Cinema", "Energy saving", "Standard" and "Vivid" are also found on this LG TV.

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Very Low Subwoofer RMS Power

The subwoofer RMS powers of televisions that have been around for more than two years range from 2W to 70W. With a subwoofer RMS power of only 10 Watts, the 55LA970 has a fairly low subwoofer RMS power compared to most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that were released more than two years ago.

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Only Three HDMI Ports Quantitys

Most televisions of a similar spec and age to the 55LA970 have between one and four HDMI ports quantitys, including the 55LA970 which has three HDMI ports quantitys.

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4 Other reasons to consider the LG 55LA970

4K Ultra HD HD Type

4K Ultra HD HD type

The display resolution of this television is 4K Ultra HD, which is typical of many TVs of this age and type. 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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OK Running Costs

This television has an energy efficiency rating of B. The average 5 year running cost of the 55LA970 is £252 based on typical energy prices and usage levels, which is typical compared to the other 116 TVs of this age and type.

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Released Over Three Years Ago

LG released the 55LA970 over three years ago.

Average Depth

The 55LA970 has a fairly typical depth (39.8 millimeters) compared to most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that were launched more than two years ago.

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Specification

Display
Display Diagonal
HD Type
3D
High Frequency Rate
LED Backlighting Type
Motion Interpolation Frequency
Noise Reduction
Motion Interpolation Technology
Display Resolution
Supported Video Modes
Aspect Ratio
Supported 3D Technologies
2D-3D Converter
Screen Format Adjustments
Display Diagonal (metric)
Supported Graphics Resolutions
TV Tuner
Digital Signal Format System
Tuner Type
Smart TV
Smart TV
Internet TV
Timeshift
Lifestyle Apps
Audio
Audio System
Subwoofer RMS Power
Built-In Subwoofer
RMS Rated Power
Number of Loudspeakers
Built-In Speaker(s)
Ports & Interfaces
Headphone Outputs
Common Interface Plus (CI+)
Common Interface (CI)
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Ports
RF Ports Quantity
SCART Ports Quantity
RS-232 Ports
Digital Audio Optical Out
Composite Video in
Component Video (YPbPr/YCbCr) in
USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
DVI Port
HDMI Version
HDMI Ports Quantity
Intel® Wireless Display (Intel® WiDi)
Consumer Electronics Control (CEC)
Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL)
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Ports Quantity
Networking
Wi-Fi
Ethernet LAN
Miracast
Wi-Fi Direct
Near Field Communication (NFC)
Browsing
Management Features
Smart Modes
Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)
Performance
Video Formats Supported
Audio Formats Supported
Image Formats Supported
Teletext Function
Child Lock
24p Support
Local Dimming
Teletext
Design
Built-In Camera
Colour of Product
Ergonomics
VESA Mounting Interfaces
Smartphone Remote Support
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
Package Weight
Weight With Stand
Depth (with Stand)
Height (with Stand)
Width (with Stand)
Height
Width
Package Height
Package Depth
Package Width
Packaging Content
3D Glasses Included
Handheld Remote Control
3D Glasses Quantity

1 Award

dinside.no/data Recommended

Expert Reviews

(8)
20 December 2013

LG 55LA970W er en sej udfordrer på 4K-markedet med noget af den stærkeste kontrast og det dybeste sortniveau, vi hidtil har set. Opskalering fra Full HD til 4K er ikke lige så banebrydende, men...

3 November 2013

Ak?ll? televizyonlar son y?llarda giderek daha fazla özellikle donat?lmaya ba?land?. ?nternete girme, kablosuz a?lara ba?lanma, uygulama yükleme, Full HD , Skype ve sosyal a? deste?i derken her... Read more…

18 December 2013

Ilikhet med Samsung har LG satt till alla klutar på 4K/UHD-området i vinter. På IFA-mässan lanserade de hela 4 nya UHD-modeller. Inklusive 970W som är deras bästa 4K-LED-TV. Rent... Read more…

12 April 2014

?????? ??????? ????? ???????????? LG 55LA970V ? LG 55LA965V ????????, ??????? ???????, ? ?????????? ????????? ? ??????? ????? ?????????? ?????????: ???????? 4.1-????????? ?????-??????? ? ??????...

5 February 2014

?????????? Ultra HD ?????????? ???????? ???????, ? ???????? ?????????? ?????????? ?? ?????????? ??????? ?? ?????????. ??????????? ?????? ????????????? ??? ????? ??????????? ????? ??? ???????????... Read more…

4 January 2014

Prismessig ligger LGs 55LA970W i skrivende stund rundt 25 000 kroner , noe som betyr at den koster rundt syv tusen kroner mer enn tilsvarende størrelse fra rivalen Samsung ? eller samme pris som...

Det rammelse designet er nydelig
God bildekvalitet bde ved skalering og 4K
Spiller av 4Kinnhold via USB
En av de dyreste modellene
Magic Remote er ikke brukervennlig nok
11 December 2013

LG 55LA970W er en tøff utfordrer i 4K-markedet med noe av den sprekeste kontrasten og det dypeste svartnivået vi har sett til nå. Oppskaleringen fra Full HD til 4K er ikke like...

6 December 2013

Dinside.no/data

Vi testet 55-tommeren som i skrivende stund koster 30.000 kroner. Den fås også i 65-tommer til 48.000 kroner. Merk deg at prisene her endres svært raskt: 55-tommeren har for eksempel vært nede... Read more…

Running Cost

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Electricity cost when switched on £249.97
Electricity cost when on standby £1.83
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Total running cost over 5 years £251.80
Running costs for this TV have been estimated based on other similar TVs. If you know how much electricity and water the LG 55LA970uses then please let us know by entering those figures in the boxes above.
Energy Rating
1.2T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 1.2 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
33
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant 33 tree seedlings and grow them for 10 years.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers directory la970, directory la970w
Barcodes 00000036714254, 08806084453853, 08806084453860, 08806084453877

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