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LG 65UB950

65" 4K Flat Feb 2014
Display Diagonal HD Type 3D Screen Shape Release Date £179.70 Electricity cost over 5 years
Three industry awards
Good value for money
Nice design
23 Reviews + 3 Awards
Techradar Great Value 01net.com 4 Star M3.idg.se Recommended
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Reviews

Three Industry Awards

Two expert review sites thought that this television was good. Review site M3.idg.se conluded that they would endorse this TV and gave it a "Recommended" award and the author at review website Techradar wrote that it provided a good bang for your buck and gave it a "Great Value" award.

01net.com gave this television a "4 Star" award.

Expert Reviews Are Average

The average expert rating of this TV is 74% based on seventeen expert reviews from sites including Trusted Reviews, Techradar, Pocket Lint and Digital Versus.

LG TVs Have Good Reviews

We checked 9,694 expert and user reviews (including 2,455 verified purchases) for LG TVs and found that on average LG has good reviews. We also found that LG has good reviews specifically within its 4K and 8K TVs range. 92% of those that bought a LG television would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Price

Good Value for Money

Techradar highlighted in their review that this television was good value for money.


Weight & Dimensions

Good Size

Three people mentioned in their reviews that it was thin. Expert website Stuff.tv said “The bezels are thin” and scored it a maximum of 5 stars. Dale46 wrote in their review of this TV on expert website Johnlewis.com two years ago “Beautifully thin screen”. They also said “The 65" screen had the capability of becoming overpowering in a small ish room, however the sleek design and thin bezel means that is not the case” in their review.


Features

Good Stand

Two owners concluded that this TV had a good stand. Expert website Stuff.tv said “That simple arching stand stays on the good side of flashy”. Two years ago Dale46 rated it 5 stars out of 5 and mentioned on expert review site Johnlewis.com “The curved chrome effect stand looks stunning with the screen” in their review of this TV.


Design

Nice Design

Two people who reviewed this TV agreed that it was good looking. Dale46 wrote on expert website Johnlewis.com “The smart remote control looks beautiful and feels great in the hand” in their review of this TV and gave it the highest possible rating of 5 stars out of 5.

Easy to Use

Four owners who purchased it wrote that it was easy to use. Two years ago Dale46 said on expert review site Johnlewis.com “The button layout is good and are clear making control of the TV easy” and scored the LG 65UB950 the highest possible rating of 5 stars. They also wrote “The webOS2 is simple and intuitive to use, very little reference to the manual was needed” in their review.


Energy

OK Running Costs

The 65UB950 is typical compared to the other 320 televisions of this age and type that we have looked at for 5 year running costs. Based on typical energy prices, we estimate the 5 year running cost of the 65UB950 is £180.


Display

Good High Def TV

Two owners concluded that the LG 65UB950 was good at displaying high definition TV. Expert website Avforums.com scored this TV 70 out of 100 and mentioned in their review of this TV “Last year LG were definitely guilty of a degree of overreach when it came to their Ultra HD 4K TVs”. Three years ago expert review site Gadgetshow.channel5.com wrote “A decade ago, CRT TVs were still what your couches were pointed towards and now we're on the cusp of ultra high definition TVs which offer blisteringly sharp images”.

65 Inches Display Diagonal

This is a 65 inch TV.

Alternative 65" televisions currently available which you might want to look at include the LG 65LA970, or the Samsung UE65F9000 which both of have better reviews.

TVs with a larger display diagonal that might be worth considering include the UE78JS9590 (78" and higher rated), or the UE78JS9500 (£4,999) (78" and higher rated) both from Samsung or the Sony KD-75X9405 (£4,499) (75" and higher rated).

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Other

Released Over Three Years Ago

It was February 2014 when LG released the 65UB950.


Networking

Supports Wi-Fi

supports Wi-Fi

The 65UB950 supports Wi-Fi. Most of the other TVs of this type and age also support Wi-Fi.

There are a number of alternative televisions which support Wi-Fi currently available that you might want to look at including because of their better review scores, the LG 65LA970, the Sony KD-65S9005, or the Samsung UN65JS8500.

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Has an Ethernet Port

The LG 65UB950 has an ethernet port. Most of the other similar spec TVs that were released around the same time as this TV also have an ethernet port.

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Performance

Supports Digital Video Recording (DVR)

The 65UB950 supports Digital Video Recording (DVR), as do most of the other televisions that were launched around the same time as this TV.

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Packaging Content

Has a Pair of 3D Glasses Included

The 65UB950 has a pair of 3D glasses included, as do most of the other TVs that are a similar age to this TV.

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Certificates

Has a Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) Certified

The 65UB950 has a Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) certified, as do most of the other comparable spec televisions that were launched more than two years ago.

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Smart TV

Supports Smart TV

The 65UB950 supports Smart TV, as do most of the other TVs of this type and age.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers certified 65ub950v, lg 65ub950v
Barcodes 08806084754295, 08806084754301, 08806084754325, 08806084754349, 08806084754363, 08806084754394

LG 65UB950 Review Sources

To prepare this LG 65UB950 review we compared this TV to 4,717 other models. For each TV that we compared, we collated thousands of pieces of information including technical specs, reviews, and prices. In total we analysed 1,041,409 product attributes, 85,840 TV reviews and 3,937,500 historical TV prices from 204 TV retailers. We then picked out the standout features of this TV compared to the other models as well as any areas where this TV is lacking.

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