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LG 65LA970

Techradar Recommended 01net.com 4 Star Trusted Reviews Recommended
A gigantic 65" 4K television with not bad features but high running costs
65" 4K Yes No Feb 2014
Display Diagonal HD Type 3D OLED Technology Release Date

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LG 65LA970 Review

With excellent reviews and very good features, we have scored the LG 65LA970 as follows for Summary.
87
9 Reviews + 3 Awards
79
Good Features
50
3 Years Old
29
£320 Over 5 Years
Overall Score
65
Good

Why Has it Scored 65?

It has great expert reviews with an average expert rating of 83%. This TV has received three awards including a "Recommended" award from Techradar plus one other site and an industry award from 01net.com. Samsung televisions also have excellent reviews in general.
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 2017.
The 65LA970 has an energy efficiency classification of B, and its running costs of £320 over 5 years are in the most expensive 5% of all 4,025 TVs that we have compared it to. View all energy saving TVs.
It has some good features, but is also missing a few features:
Fairly large display diagonal
4K
Does not feature OLED technology
Quite low subwoofer RMS power

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LG 65LA970 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews

Three Industry Awards

Experts love this TV and have given it three awards.

The editors of review sites Techradar and Trusted Reviews both endorse this LG TV and have given it their "Recommended" award.

The expert at one additional expert review site thought that this television was very good. This was from 01net.com who gave it an "4 Star".

Good Expert Reviews

Nine experts from sites including Trusted Reviews, Techradar, whathifi.com and avforums.com have rated this LG TV on average 83%.

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LG Has Very Good Reviews for Its TVs

We checked 16,194 owner and expert reviews (including 6,891 verified purchases) for LG televisions and found that on average LG has very good ratings compared to other brands. 93% of those that bought a LG TV would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Features

Fairly Large Display Diagonal

The display diagonal of the LG 65LA970 of 65" is fairly large compared to most other TVs. It is in the largest 10% of all TVs when sorted by this feature. TVs have display diagonals of between 2" and 110", and the average display diagonal is 46".

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4K

4K

The highest resolution of the LG 65LA970 is 4K. That's over four times the resolution of a Full HD TV, which is the most common resolution. Across all TVs the worst resolution 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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Does Not Feature OLED Technology

The LG 65LA970 does not feature OLED technology, although it is worth noting that 98% of TVs also do not feature OLED technology.

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3D

The 65LA970 is 3D. 74% of TVs are not 3D.

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Quite Thin

The thinnest thickness of TVs is 1.7mm, the thickest is 100mm, and the average thickness is 60mm. The 65LA970's thickness of only 40.8mm is fairly thin compared to most other TVs. It is in the thinnest 17% of all TVs when ranked by this feature.

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Supports Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi

The 65LA970 supports Wi-Fi. 59% of TVs also support Wi-Fi.

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Quite Fast Motion Interpolation Frequency

The motion interpolation frequency of the 65LA970 of 1,000Hz is quite fast compared to most other TVs. It is in the fastest 12% of all TVs when ranked by this feature. Across all the televisions the motion interpolation frequencies range from 50Hz to 3,000Hz, and the average motion interpolation frequency is 440Hz.

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Has a Built-In Subwoofer

The 65LA970 has a built-in subwoofer, which is unusual. 90% of TVs do not have a built-in subwoofer.

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Supports Intel Wireless Display (Intel WiDi)

The 65LA970 supports Intel Wireless Display (Intel WiDi), which is unusual. 92% of televisions do not support Intel Wireless Display (Intel WiDi).

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Supports Smartphones Being Used As a Remote

The 65LA970 supports smartphones being used as a remote. 87% of TVs do not support smartphones being used as a remote.

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Has a Pair of 3D Glasses Included

The 65LA970 has a pair of 3D glasses included, unlike 85% of televisions which do not have a pair of 3D glasses included.

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Supports Wi-Fi Direct

The 65LA970 supports Wi-Fi Direct, unlike 72% of TVs which do not support Wi-Fi Direct.

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Quite Low Subwoofer RMS Power

TVs have subwoofer RMS powers of between 1W and 70W, and the average subwoofer RMS power is 18W. The subwoofer RMS power of the LG 65LA970 of only 10W is quite low compared to most other TVs. It is in the lowest 17% of all TVs when ranked by this feature.

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Features Local Dimming

The LG 65LA970 features local dimming. 76% of TVs do not feature local dimming.

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Fairly Fast High Frequency Rate

The high frequency rates of TVs range from 20Hz to 3,000Hz, and the average high frequency rate is 260Hz. The 65LA970's high frequency rate of 1,000Hz is in the fastest 7% of all TVs when ranked by this feature.

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3840 X 2160 Pixels Display Resolution

The highest display resolution supported by the LG 65LA970 is 3840 x 2160 pixels. That's over four times the resolution of the most frequently found resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. Across all TVs the worst resolution is 1024 x 768 pixels and the best is 5120 x 2160 pixels.

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Quite High RMS Rated Power

The average RMS rated power of all TVs is 21W, with the lowest being 2W and the highest being 120W. The LG 65LA970's RMS rated power of 50W is in the highest 4% of all TVs when ranked by this feature.

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Five Loudspeakers

Most TVs have between 1 and 23 loudspeakers, including the LG 65LA970 which has five loudspeakers.

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Supports 24p

The LG 65LA970 supports 24p. 84% of televisions do not support 24p.

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Supports Near Field Communication (NFC)

The LG 65LA970 supports Near Field Communication (NFC), unlike 98% of TVs which do not support Near Field Communication (NFC).

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Has a Built-In Camera

The LG 65LA970 has a built-in camera, which is unusual. 98% of TVs do not have a built-in camera.

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Supports Miracast

The 65LA970 supports Miracast, unlike 87% of TVs which do not support Miracast.

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Supports Timeshift

The LG 65LA970 supports timeshift, unlike 82% of TVs which do not support timeshift.

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Has a 2D-3D Converter

The LG 65LA970 has a 2D-3D converter. 86% of televisions do not have a 2D-3D converter.

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Age

Released Over Three Years Ago

LG released the 65LA970 in February 2014.


Running Costs

Running Costs Are High

This TV has an energy efficiency classification of B. The 65LA970 has an average 5 year running cost of £320 based on alright usage levels and energy prices, which is in the most expensive 5% of all 4,025 TVs.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers certified 65la970v, lg 65la970w
Barcodes 08806084453907, 08806084453914, 08806084453938

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