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LG 65EC970

LG 65EC970
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Techradar Editor's Choice Digital Versus 5 Star avforums.com Highly Recommended Trusted Reviews Editor's Choice
A fully loaded and multi award winning 65" 4K TV, with an Editor's Choice award from two expert review websites and 4 further awards from other expert sites
65" 4K Yes Yes Sep 2014
Display Diagonal HD Type OLED/QLED Technology 3D Release Date
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LG 65EC970 Review

With excellent reviews and features, we have scored the LG 65EC970 as follows:
96
Reviews
29 Reviews + 6 Awards
91
Features
Fully-Featured
57
Age
3 Years Old
40
Running Costs
£200 Over 5 Years
73
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 74?

It has fantastic expert reviews and very good user reviews with an average overall rating of 95%, based on 29 reviews. This TV has received six awards including an "Editor's Choice" award from Techradar plus one other site and a "Highly Recommended" award from Avforums.com. Hisense TVs also have excellent reviews in general.
It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer TVs with better features are available. However this LG TV has good reviews so it may still be worth considering. View the latest TVs 2017.
The 65EC970 has running costs of £200 over 5 years, which puts it in the most expensive 13% of all 4,441 TVs that we have compared it to. View all energy saving TVs.
Customers report superior audio quality.
It has some great features:
4K
Larger than average display diagonal
Features OLED/QLED technology
3D

What is This TV Best Used For?

48
Watching Films
Mediocre
89
Watching Sport
Excellent

LG 65EC970 Video Reviews

LG 65EC970 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Six Industry Awards

Amongst TVs, this TV is one of the most awarded.

The writers at websites Techradar and Trusted Reviews both decided that this television was exceptional and gave it their "Editor's Choice" award.

This TV was given a "Highly Recommended" award by website Avforums.com who said that this television was great.

Three more expert review sites all decided that this television was very good. This was from 01net.com, Les Numeriques.com and Digital Versus who gave it an "5 Star".

Excellent Expert Reviews

On average, based on eight expert reviews from sites including Trusted Reviews, Expert Reviews, Techradar and Digital Versus the average expert rating of this television is 94%. This puts this LG TV in the top 6% of all the TVs when ranked by average expert review score.

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Excellent User Reviews

65EC970 owners on average rated this television 90 out of 100. Over 87% of reviewers gave this television either 4 or 5 stars.

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LG Has Very Good Television Reviews

We checked 23,519 expert and user reviews (including 10,687 verified purchases) for LG TVs and found that on average LG has very good reviews. 94% of those that bought a LG TV would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Customers Report Good Sound Quality

Two owners who reviewed it mentioned that it had good sound quality.

Users Report Excellent Design

Two people who reviewed the LG 65EC970 reckoned that it was well designed.

Running Costs

Running Costs Are Very High

The 65EC970 is in the most expensive 13% of all 4,441 TVs that we have assessed for 5 year running costs. Based on average usage levels and energy prices, we estimate the 5 year running cost of the 65EC970 is £200.

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Age

Released Over Three Years Ago

This television has been on the market since September 2014.

Features

4K

4K

The 65EC970 has a maximum resolution of 4K. That's over four times the resolution of the most frequently found HD type of Full HD. The worst resolution of all televisions is HD Ready and the best is 8K. 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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Larger Than Average Display Diagonal

The display diagonal of the LG 65EC970 of 65" is in the largest 11% of all TVs when ordered by this feature. The display diagonals of TVs range from 13" to 110", and the average display diagonal is 46".

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Features OLED/QLED Technology

The 65EC970 features OLED/QLED technology, which is unusual. 98% of televisions do not feature OLED/QLED technology.

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3D

The LG 65EC970 is 3D, unlike 75% of TVs which are not 3D.

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Supports Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi

The LG 65EC970 supports Wi-Fi. 60% of TVs also support Wi-Fi.

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Does Not Feature Local Dimming

The 65EC970 does not feature local dimming. 76% of televisions also do not feature local dimming.

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Has a Pair of 3D Glasses Included

The LG 65EC970 has a pair of 3D glasses included. 86% of TVs do not have a pair of 3D glasses included.

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Supports Timeshift

The 65EC970 supports timeshift, unlike 81% of televisions which do not support timeshift.

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Supports Digital Video Recording (DVR)

The LG 65EC970 supports Digital Video Recording (DVR), unlike 94% of TVs which do not support Digital Video Recording (DVR).

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Supports 24p

The 65EC970 supports 24p, unlike 85% of TVs which do not support 24p.

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3840 X 2160 Pixels Display Resolution

The LG 65EC970 supports a maximum display resolution of 3840 x 2160 pixels. That's over four times the resolution of the most common resolution of 1920 x 1080 (Full HD) pixels. This TV also supports a display resolution of 3840 x 2160 (4K) pixels. The best resolution of all TVs is 5120 x 2160 pixels and the worst is 366 x 768 pixels.

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Supports Miracast

The 65EC970 supports Miracast, which is unusual. 86% of TVs do not support Miracast.

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Has a 2D-3D Converter

The 65EC970 has a 2D-3D converter. 87% of TVs do not have a 2D-3D converter.

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Has a Built-In Camera

The 65EC970 has a built-in camera, which is unusual. 98% of TVs do not have a built-in camera.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

lg electronics 65ec970v, certified 65ec970v, lg 65ec970v

Barcodes:

08806084849731, 08806084849748, 08806084849755, 08806084849793

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