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LG 65SM9800PLA

LG 65SM9800PLA
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Brand Rating
Excellent Brand
88
Features
Fully-Featured
83
Popularity
Widely Available
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Value for Money
Good
93
Age
7 Months Old
73
Running Costs
£200 Over 5 Years
84
Kagoo Score
Excellent
Our Verdict:
A newly released and display diagonal 4K 62.5mm thick TV, with very good user reviews and a very good spec. It has a game mode and a smartphone remote app, supports timeshift and features voice control.
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Large display diagonal (65")
Features voice control
Game mode
Supports timeshift
Supports Wi-Fi
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Released just 7 months ago and with excellent features, we have ranked the LG 65SM9800PLA number 51 in 60+ inch TVs, number 136 across all TVs and number 137 in Netflix recommended TVs.

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Kagoo Score
88
Reviews
89
Features
83
Popularity
63
Value for Money
94
Age
73
Running Costs

84

84
Kagoo Score

Why Has it Scored 84?

LG is an excellent TV brand.
With it being less than a year since it was released by LG, this television features some of the latest television technology.
It has an energy efficiency rating of A, and its running costs of £200 over 5 years are pretty average compared to the other 5,300+ televisions that we have calculated running costs for.
This TV has some great features:
Large display diagonal
Features voice control
Has a game mode
Supports timeshift

What is the Kagoo Score?

We calculate the Kagoo Score for each TV by looking at its reviews, features, popularity, age, value for money and running costs.

The Kagoo Score is an easy way to understand whether the TV is recommended.

The Kagoo Scores are constantly being updated. As newer, higher spec TVs come to market, the older TVs will gradually have their Kagoo Score reduced.

What is This TV Best Used For?

Having compared it with other relevant TVs, we have concluded that it is good for playing games, ranking number 145 in TVs for gaming. It is also good for watching films, ranking number 214 in TVs for films.
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Features

Key Reasons For and Against

Large display diagonal
Features voice control
Has a game mode
Supports timeshift
Supports Wi-Fi
Has a smartphone remote app
Features USB recording
Features High Dynamic Range Imaging (HDRI)
Supports screen mirroring
Features local dimming
Supports Miracast
Supports Bluetooth
Supports parental controls
Supports noise reduction
Has an ethernet port
Has a desktop stand included
High RMS rated power
Supports Near Field Communication (NFC)
Very fast motion interpolation frequency
Features extended PVR
Three USB ports
Has a built-in subwoofer
Features Adaptive Dimming Backlight
4K
ok thickness
Does not feature OLED / QLED technology
Not 3D
Large Display Diagonal
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Across all the TVs the display diagonals range from 7" to 110", and the average display diagonal is 46". The display diagonal of the LG 65SM9800PLA of 65" is larger than average when compared to most other TVs. It is in the largest 10% of all TVs when ordered by this feature.

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4K

The highest resolution of the LG 65SM9800PLA is 4K. That's over four times the resolution of a full hd TV, which is the most frequently found resolution. 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 / QLED Technology

Like most other TVs, the LG 65SM9800PLA does not feature OLED / QLED technology. 97% of TVs do not feature OLED / QLED technology.

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The LG 65SM9800PLA's thickness of 62.5mm is ok compared to most other TVs. It is in the thickest 46% of all TVs when ordered by this feature.

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Not 3D

The 65SM9800PLA is not 3D, although keep in mind that 80% of TVs are also not 3D.

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Features Voice Control
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The 65SM9800PLA features voice control, unlike 84% of TVs which do not feature voice control.

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Has a Game Mode
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The 65SM9800PLA has a game mode, which is unusual. 66% of TVs do not have a game mode.

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Supports Timeshift
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The 65SM9800PLA supports timeshift. 81% of TVs do not support timeshift.

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Supports Wi-Fi
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The 65SM9800PLA supports Wi-Fi. 61% of TVs also support Wi-Fi.

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Has a Smartphone Remote App
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The LG 65SM9800PLA has a smartphone remote app, which is unusual. 83% of TVs do not have a smartphone remote app.

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Features USB Recording
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The 65SM9800PLA features USB recording, unlike 88% of TVs which do not feature USB recording.

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Features High Dynamic Range Imaging (HDRI)
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The LG 65SM9800PLA features High Dynamic Range Imaging (HDRI), unlike 80% of TVs which do not feature High Dynamic Range Imaging (HDRI).

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Supports Screen Mirroring

The LG 65SM9800PLA supports screen mirroring. 83% of TVs do not support screen mirroring.

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Features Local Dimming
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The LG 65SM9800PLA features local dimming. 78% of TVs do not feature local dimming.

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Supports Miracast
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The 65SM9800PLA supports Miracast, which is unusual. 84% of TVs do not support Miracast.

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Supports Bluetooth
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The 65SM9800PLA supports Bluetooth, which is unusual. 79% of televisions do not support Bluetooth.

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Supports Parental Controls
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The LG 65SM9800PLA supports parental controls. 85% of TVs do not support parental controls.

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Supports Noise Reduction
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The LG 65SM9800PLA supports noise reduction, which is unusual. 80% of TVs do not support noise reduction.

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Has an Ethernet Port
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The 65SM9800PLA has an ethernet port, as do 65% of TVs.

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Has a Desktop Stand Included
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The 65SM9800PLA has a desktop stand included, unlike 54% of TVs which do not have a desktop stand included.

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High RMS Rated Power

The RMS rated power of the LG 65SM9800PLA of 40W is higher than 91% of all TVs when sorted by this feature. TVs have RMS rated powers of between 2W and 520W, and the average RMS rated power is 21W.

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Supports Near Field Communication (NFC)

The 65SM9800PLA supports Near Field Communication (NFC), which is unusual. 97% of TVs do not support Near Field Communication (NFC).

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Very Fast Motion Interpolation Frequency

The motion interpolation frequency of the 65SM9800PLA of 4,000Hz is very fast compared to most other TVs. It is in the fastest 1% of all TVs when ordered by this feature. The slowest motion interpolation frequency of TVs is 50Hz, the fastest is 4,300Hz, and the average motion interpolation frequency is 420Hz.

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Features Extended PVR

The 65SM9800PLA features extended PVR. 85% of televisions do not feature extended PVR.

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Three USB Ports
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The 65SM9800PLA is a three USB port TV.

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Has a Built-in Subwoofer
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The 65SM9800PLA has a built-in subwoofer, unlike 91% of TVs which do not have a built-in subwoofer.

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Features Adaptive Dimming Backlight

The LG 65SM9800PLA features Adaptive Dimming Backlight, which is unusual. 98% of TVs do not feature Adaptive Dimming Backlight.

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Popularity

Popularity

The LG 65SM9800PLA has been listed on Kagoo since June 2019 and is currently ranked number 136 out of 865 TVs.
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Value for Money

Value for Money

We determine value for money by calculating a quality score for each product based on its reviews, features and age, and then comparing this quality score to the product price. A TV with a high quality score and low price will get a good value for money score.

We have analysed the LG 65SM9800PLA, and ranked it:

Good Value For Money
This TV is both high quality and a low price, making it excellent value for money.

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LG 65SM9800PLA
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Price

The product has very good features and is under a year old but at £1,798.99 it is more expensive than 91% of TVs.

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Value for Money of Similar TVs

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Age

LG 65SM9800PLA Release Date

April 2019

This television has only been on the market for seven months, and features the latest in TV technology.

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When Are Most New LG Televisions Released?

The most common period for new LG TVs to be released in is between February and March.

If you want the latest LG TV features you may be best waiting until February 2020. Also the price of the current LG TVs may drop off just before the latest models are released in February. In March 2018, 35 new LG TVs were released making it the biggest month that year for new LG TV releases. 44 new LG TVs were released in February 2017 making it the biggest month that year for new LG television releases. September was the biggest month in 2016 for new LG TVs, with 41 new LG TVs released that month.

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How Fast Do LG Television Prices Drop After Release?

Most televisions drop in price by 19% in the first 6 months after release, however LG TVs tend to depreciate faster.

On average LG TVs drop in price by 25% in the first 6 months after release.

That means a saving of £194 on a typical £787 new LG television if you wait 6 months before buying.

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Running Costs

LG 65SM9800PLA Running Costs

This television is rated A for energy efficiency. The 65SM9800PLA is pretty average compared to the other 5,300+ TVs that we have analysed for running costs. Based on average energy prices, we estimate the 65SM9800PLA will cost £200 over 5 years to run.

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Electricity cost when switched on £196
Electricity cost when on standby £3
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Europen European Energy Rating
0.9T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.9 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
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To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant 24 tree seedlings and grow them for 10 years.

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Frequently Asked Questions About the LG 65SM9800PLA

QWhat is the HD type of the LG 65SM9800PLA?
AThe LG 65SM9800PLA is a 4K TV.
QWhat is the display diagonal of the LG 65SM9800PLA?
AThe LG 65SM9800PLA is a 65 inch TV.
QDoes the LG 65SM9800PLA feature OLED / QLED technology?
ANo, the LG 65SM9800PLA does not feature OLED / QLED technology.
QWhat is the thickness of the LG 65SM9800PLA?
AThe LG 65SM9800PLA has a thickness of 62.5 millimeters.
QIs the LG 65SM9800PLA 3D?
ANo, the LG 65SM9800PLA is not 3D.
QWhat is the LED backlighting type of the LG 65SM9800PLA?
AThe LG 65SM9800PLA has a nanocell LED backlighting type.
QWhat is the screen shape of the LG 65SM9800PLA?
AThe LG 65SM9800PLA is a flat TV.
QWhat is the aspect ratio of the LG 65SM9800PLA?
AThe LG 65SM9800PLA supports a high-definition tv (16:9) aspect ratio.
QDoes the LG 65SM9800PLA have a built-in subwoofer?
AYes, the LG 65SM9800PLA has a built-in subwoofer.
QDoes the LG 65SM9800PLA support timeshift?
AYes, the LG 65SM9800PLA supports timeshift.
QDoes the LG 65SM9800PLA support screen mirroring?
AYes, the LG 65SM9800PLA supports screen mirroring.
QIs the LG 65SM9800PLA Smart TV?
AYes, the LG 65SM9800PLA is Smart TV.
QDoes the LG 65SM9800PLA support VESA mounting?
AYes, the LG 65SM9800PLA is a TV which supports VESA mounting.
QWhat is the energy efficiency class of the LG 65SM9800PLA?
AThe LG 65SM9800PLA has an A energy efficiency class.
QDoes the LG 65SM9800PLA support parental controls?
AYes, the LG 65SM9800PLA supports parental controls.
QDoes the LG 65SM9800PLA have a smartphone remote app?
AYes, the LG 65SM9800PLA has a smartphone remote app.
QDoes the LG 65SM9800PLA have a game mode?
AYes, the LG 65SM9800PLA has a game mode.
QDoes the LG 65SM9800PLA feature High Dynamic Range Imaging (HDRI)?
AYes, the LG 65SM9800PLA is a TV which features High Dynamic Range Imaging (HDRI).
QDoes the LG 65SM9800PLA feature local dimming?
AYes, the LG 65SM9800PLA features local dimming.
QDoes the LG 65SM9800PLA feature USB recording?
AYes, the LG 65SM9800PLA is a TV which features USB recording.
QDoes the LG 65SM9800PLA support noise reduction?
AYes, the LG 65SM9800PLA supports noise reduction.
QDoes the LG 65SM9800PLA support 4K Ultra HD upscaling?
AYes, the LG 65SM9800PLA is a TV which supports 4K Ultra HD upscaling.
QDoes the LG 65SM9800PLA support Wi-Fi?
AYes, the LG 65SM9800PLA supports Wi-Fi.
QDoes the LG 65SM9800PLA support Bluetooth?
AYes, the LG 65SM9800PLA supports Bluetooth.
QDoes the LG 65SM9800PLA have an ethernet port?
AYes, the LG 65SM9800PLA has an ethernet port.
QDoes the LG 65SM9800PLA support Miracast?
AYes, the LG 65SM9800PLA supports Miracast.
QDoes the LG 65SM9800PLA feature voice control?
AYes, the LG 65SM9800PLA features voice control.
QDoes the LG 65SM9800PLA have a desktop stand included?
AYes, the LG 65SM9800PLA has a desktop stand included.
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LG 65SM9800PLA Specification

Key Features
HD Type
Display Diagonal
OLED / QLED Technology
Thickness
Display
3D
LED Backlighting Type
Screen Shape
Display Resolution
Motion Interpolation Frequency
Dynamic Contrast Ratio
Motion Interpolation Technology
Supported Video Mode
Aspect Ratio
PQI (Picture Quality Index)
Display Refresh Rate Supported
Colour Depth
Display Technology
Display Diagonal (Metric)
Supported Graphics Resolutions
Native Refresh Rate
Audio
Built-in Subwoofer
Subwoofer RMS Power
RMS Rated Power
Built-in Speaker
Audio System
Sound Modes
Audio Decoders
Speaker
Smart TV
Video Apps
Internet TV
Intelligent Voice Recognition
Timeshift
Hybrid Broadcast Broadband TV (HbbTV)
Screen Mirroring
Network Streaming Services
Smart TV
Music Apps
Operating System Version
Operating System Installed
Hybrid Broadcast Broadband TV (HbbTV) Version
App Store
Other Features
Display Type
USB Port
HDMI
Dimensions (WxDxH)
Sound Enhancement Technology
Picture Enhancement
Audio Power
Processor Cores
Audio Output
Material
Dimensions (WxHxD)
Resolution
Surround Modes
Stand
Weight (Without Stand)
Built-in Processor
Output Power
IFU / User Manual
Bezel Width
Design
Wall Mountable
VESA Mounting Interfaces
Colour
VESA Mounting
Heavy Metals Free
Power
Energy Efficiency Class
Power Consumption (Typical)
Power Consumption (Standby)
Annual Energy Consumption
AC Input Voltage
AC Input Frequency
Certificates
Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) Certified
Certification
TV Tuner
Tuner Type
Digital Signal Format System
Supported TV Bands
Analog Signal Format System
Tuner
Performance
DVD Player
Parental Controls
Smartphone Remote App
Game Mode
High Dynamic Range Imaging (HDRI)
Local Dimming
USB Recording
Extended PVR
Noise Reduction
Subtitles
Adaptive Dimming Backlight
Audio Formats Supported
Teletext Function
Teletext
High Dynamic Range (HDR) 1000
4K Ultra HD Upscaling
Hybrid Log Gamma (HLG)
Networking
Wi-Fi
Bluetooth
Ethernet Port
Miracast
Near Field Communication (NFC)
Wi-Fi Standards
Web Browser
Bluetooth Version
Management Features
Hotel Mode
Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)
Voice Control
On Screen Display (OSD)
Number of OSD Languages
Programming Period
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Weight With Stand
Depth (With Stand)
Height (With Stand)
Width (With Stand)
Height
Width
Depth (Without Stand)
Ports & Interfaces
Common Interface (CI) Slot
DVI Port
PC in (D-Sub) Port
Headphone Outputs
Common Interface Plus (CI+)
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Port
RF Port
Digital Audio Optical Out
USB 2.0 Port
HDMI Version
HDMI Port
Consumer Electronics Control (CEC)
Audio Return Channel (ARC)
Common Interface Plus (CI+) Version
RF Connector Type
Operational Conditions
Operating Temperature (T-T)
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)
Storage Temperature (T-T)
Storage Relative Humidity (H-H)
Technical Details
Smart TV Features
Smart TV & Apps
TV Tuner
HDMI Connection
Other Features
Built-in WiFi
Packaging Data
Package Weight
Desktop Stand Included
Package Height
Handheld Remote Control
Package Width
Package Type
Batteries Included
Battery Type
Remote Control Type
Cables Included
Number of Batteries Supported
Interface Adapters Included

Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers

menu 65sm9800plamaximum, 65sm9800pla 65sm9800pla, lg 65sm9800pla, lg 238056504, lg b264882b, lg 10192660, lg 4960661, lg 65quot, lg 19150, lg 73415, lg sm98

Barcodes

 00000000000880,  08806098409051,  08806098409068

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