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LG 79UF860 Review
|Value for Money||
|2 Years Old|
|£270 Over 5 Years|
Why Has it Scored 55?
Samsung televisions have excellent reviews in general.
It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better TVs are available. View the latest televisions 2017.
This TV has an energy efficiency rating of A+, however its running costs of £270 over 5 years are in the most expensive 7% of all 4,021 TVs that we have compared it to. View all energy saving televisions.
It has some good features, but is also missing a few features:
Very large display diagonal
Does not feature OLED technology
What is This TV Best Used For?Having compared this LG TV with other relevant TVs, we have concluded that it is excellent for playing games on, ranking number 258 in TVs for gaming. It is also excellent for watching sport on, ranking number 536 in TVs for sport, but good for watching films on, ranking number 618 in TVs for films.
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LG 79UF860 Video Reviews
How Big is the LG 79UF860?
The LG 79UF860 is 1,770.4mm wide and 59.5mm tall. It is 1,025.2mm thick
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LG 79UF860 In-Depth Analysis
LG Televisions Have Very Good Reviews
We checked 16,057 owner and expert reviews (including 6,872 verified purchases) for LG TVs and found that on average LG has very good reviews compared to other manufacturers. 93% of those that bought a LG television would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.
Value For Money
Mediocre Value for Money
The product has very good features but is over 6 months old and at £5,299.99 it is more expensive than 98% of TVs.
The highest resolution of the 79UF860 is 4K. That's over four times the resolution of the most frequently found HD type of Full HD. TVs HD types range from HD Ready (worst) to 8K (best). 4K Ultra HD TVs have a resolution of 3840 x 2160 pixels.
4K Ultra HD TVs have a resolution of 3840 x 2160 pixels.
Very Large Display Diagonal
The smallest display diagonal of TVs is 2", the largest is 110", and the average display diagonal is 46". The 79UF860's display diagonal of 79" is very large compared to most other TVs. It is in the largest 2% of all televisions when ordered by this feature.
Does Not Feature OLED Technology
The 79UF860 does not feature OLED technology. 98% of TVs also do not feature OLED technology.
The LG 79UF860 is 3D, unlike 74% of TVs which are not 3D.
The 79UF860's thickness of 59.5mm is relatively typical compared to most other TVs. It is in the thickest 51% of all TVs when sorted by this feature.
The LG 79UF860 supports Wi-Fi, as do 59% of TVs.
Has a Built-In Subwoofer
The LG 79UF860 has a built-in subwoofer. 90% of TVs do not have a built-in subwoofer.
3840 X 2160 Pixels Display Resolution
The highest display resolution supported by the 79UF860 is 3840 x 2160 pixels. That's over four times the resolution of a 1920 x 1080 pixels TV, which is the most frequently found resolution supported by TVs. The resolution of all TVs ranges from 1024 x 768 pixels (worst) to 5120 x 2160 pixels (best).
Supports AptX Audio Decoding
The 79UF860 supports aptX audio decoding, unlike 99% of TVs which do not support aptX audio decoding.
The 79UF860 supports 24p, unlike 84% of televisions which do not support 24p.
Supports Wi-Fi Direct
The 79UF860 supports Wi-Fi Direct, unlike 72% of TVs which do not support Wi-Fi Direct.
Very Fast Motion Interpolation Frequency
Across all the TVs the motion interpolation frequencies range from 50Hz to 3,000Hz, and the average motion interpolation frequency is 440Hz. The motion interpolation frequency of the 79UF860 of 2,400Hz is very fast compared to most other TVs. It is in the fastest 1% of all TVs when ordered by this feature.
Features Local Dimming
The 79UF860 features local dimming, which is unusual. 76% of TVs do not feature local dimming.
Quite High RMS Rated Power
The RMS rated power of the LG 79UF860 of 20W is in the highest 18% of all TVs when sorted by this feature. The lowest RMS rated power of TVs is 2W, the highest is 120W, and the average RMS rated power is 21W.
The 79UF860 supports Miracast, which is unusual. 87% of TVs do not support Miracast.
Released Over Two Years Ago
This TV has been on the market since April 2015.
High Running Costs
This TV has an energy efficiency rating of A+, however the 79UF860 has an average running cost of £270 over 5 years based on alright usage levels and energy prices, which makes it one of the less economic to run TVs.
|Manufacturer Part Numbers||lg electronics 79uf860v, lg 79uf860v|