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LG 65EC970

83

Overall Score

LG 65EC970

LG 65EC970
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A multi award winning and fully featured 65" 4K television, 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 outstanding reviews and excellent features, we have scored the LG 65EC970 as follows:
97
Reviews
25 Reviews + 6 Awards
54
Value for Money
Average
93
Features
Fully-Featured
71
Age
3 Years Old
63
Running Costs
£200 Over 5 Years
83
Overall Score
Excellent

Why Has it Scored 83?

It has marvellous expert reviews and great user reviews with an average overall rating of 95%, based on 25 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. Looking across the entire LG TV range, the average reviews for all LG TVs are also excellent.
It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer televisions with better features are available. However this LG TV has good reviews so it may still be worth considering. View the latest TVs 2018.
The 65EC970 has running costs of £200 over 5 years, which puts it in the most expensive 14% of all 4,427 TVs that we have compared it to. View all energy saving televisions.
Customers report excellent sound quality.
It has some great features:
4K
Larger than average display diagonal
Features OLED/QLED technology
3D

What is This TV Best Used For?

74
Watching Films
Very Good
71
Watching Sport
Very Good

LG 65EC970 Video Reviews

LG 65EC970 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Six Industry Awards

Expert review sites really like this television and have given it six awards.

The writers at websites Techradar and Trusted Reviews both said that this TV was fantastic and gave it their "Editor's Choice" award.

The editor of website Avforums.com strongly endorse this television and have given it their "Highly Recommended" award.

The editors of three other expert review sites all said that this LG 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 this TV has an overall expert rating of 94 out of 100. This means that experts think this television is one of the very best televisions.

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Excellent Owner Reviews

On average, based on 16 owner reviews the average owner rating of this LG TV is 90%. Over 87% of reviewers gave this TV either 4 or 5 stars.

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LG Has Excellent Television Reviews

We checked 31,051 owner and expert reviews (including 15,075 verified purchases) for LG TVs and found that on average LG has excellent reviews compared to other brands. 94% of those that bought a LG TV would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Users Report Excellent Audio Quality

Two owners said in their reviews that it had good sound quality.

Users Report Nice Design

Two people who reviewed it said that it was well designed.

Running Costs

Running Costs Are Very High

Based on typical usage levels and energy prices we estimate that the 65EC970 will cost £200 over 5 years to run, which makes it one of the most expensive to run TVs.

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Age

Released Over Three Years Ago

LG released the 65EC970 in September 2014.

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Features

4K

The 65EC970 has a maximum resolution of 4K. That's over four times the resolution of a Full HD television, which is the most common resolution. 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

Televisions have display diagonals of between 13" and 110", and the average display diagonal is 46". The 65EC970's display diagonal of 65" is larger than average when compared to most other TVs. It is in the largest 7% of all televisions when sorted by this feature.

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Features OLED/QLED Technology

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

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3D

The LG 65EC970 is 3D, which is unusual. 76% of televisions are not 3D.

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Supports Wi-Fi

The 65EC970 supports Wi-Fi, as do 61% of TVs.

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Has a 2D-3D Converter

The LG 65EC970 has a 2D-3D converter. 88% of TVs do not have a 2D-3D converter.

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Supports 24p

The LG 65EC970 supports 24p. 85% of televisions do not support 24p.

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Does Not Feature Local Dimming

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

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Supports Digital Video Recording (DVR)

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

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Has a Built-In Camera

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

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3840 X 2160 Pixels Display Resolution

The highest display resolution supported by the 65EC970 is 3840 x 2160 pixels. That's over four times the resolution of the most common resolution of 1920 x 1080 (Full HD) pixels. In addition, this LG TV supports a display resolution of 3840 x 2160 (4K) pixels. Across all televisions the best resolution is 5120 x 2160 pixels and the worst is 366 x 768 pixels.

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Supports Miracast

The 65EC970 supports Miracast, unlike 86% of televisions which do not support Miracast.

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Supports Timeshift

The 65EC970 supports timeshift, which is unusual. 82% of televisions do not support timeshift.

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Has a Pair of 3D Glasses Included

The LG 65EC970 has a pair of 3D glasses included, which is unusual. 86% of televisions do not have a pair of 3D glasses included.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

lg electronics 65ec970v, lg 65ec970v

Barcodes:

08806084849731, 08806084849748, 08806084849755, 08806084849793

Frequently Asked Questions About the LG 65EC970

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