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LG 79UG880

79" 4K Passive Apr 2015
Display Diagonal HD Type 3D 3D Type Release Date
Good brand
3D
Supports Wi-Fi

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Reviews

Good Brand

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 compared to other brands. We also found that LG has good reviews specifically within its 4K and 8K TVs range. 92% of those that bought a LG TV would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Other

Released Over Two Years Ago

This 4K and 8K TV was released in April 2015.


Networking

Supports Wi-Fi

supports Wi-Fi

The LG 79UG880 supports Wi-Fi. Most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that have been around for more than two years also support Wi-Fi.

We compared all the other TVs which support Wi-Fi to this TV and we think because of its better review score, the Toshiba 58L9363 is also worth considering.

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Supports Miracast

The LG 79UG880 supports Miracast. Most of the other TVs of a similar type and age to this TV also support Miracast.

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Supports Wi-Fi Direct

The 79UG880 supports Wi-Fi Direct, as do most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that have been available for more than two years.

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Has an Ethernet Port

The 79UG880 has an ethernet port. Most of the other televisions that have been around for a similar time to this TV also have an ethernet port.

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Ports & Interfaces

Has a Common Interface (CI) Slot

The LG 79UG880 has a common interface (CI) slot. Most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that are a comparable age to this TV also have a common interface (CI) slot.

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Performance

Supports 24p

The LG 79UG880 supports 24p. Most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that came out more than two years ago also support 24p.

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Features Local Dimming

The 79UG880 features local dimming, as do most of the other TVs of a comparable age and type to this television.

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Packaging Content

Has a Desktop Stand Included

The 79UG880 has a desktop stand included. Most of the other comparable spec televisions that were launched more than two years ago also have a desktop stand included.

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Certificates

Has a Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) Certified

The 79UG880 has a Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) certified. Most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that came out more than two years ago also have a Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) certified.

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Management Features

Has an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)

The LG 79UG880 has an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG). Most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that came out around the same time as this TV also have an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG).

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Smart TV

Supports Internet TV

The 79UG880 supports internet TV, as do most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that have been around for more than two years.

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Supports Smart TV

The 79UG880 supports Smart TV, as do most of the other TVs of a similar spec and age to this television.

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Audio

Supports AptX Audio Decoding

The LG 79UG880 supports aptX audio decoding. Most of the other comparable spec TVs that have been available for around the same time as this TV also support aptX audio decoding.

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Has a Built-In Subwoofer

The 79UG880 has a built-in subwoofer, as do most of the other televisions that have been available for a similar time to this television.

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Quite Low RMS Rated Power

At only 20 Watts, the 79UG880 has a quite low RMS rated power compared to most of the other TVs of a comparable age and type to this television. Comparable spec TVs that were released more than two years ago have RMS rated powers of between 8W and 120W.

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Display

79 Inches Display Diagonal

This is a 79 inches television.

We think you might also be interested in some of the other 79" TVs currently available including because of its better review score, the LG 79UF770.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers lg electronics 79ug880v
Barcodes 08806087196757, 08806087196788, 08806087196818, 08806087196849

LG 79UG880 Review Sources

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