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LG 84UB980

LG 84UB980
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A classic and giant 4K television, with moderate running costs and great features
84" 4K No Yes Apr 2014
Display Diagonal HD Type OLED/QLED Technology 3D Release Date
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LG 84UB980 Review

With excellent reviews and features, we have scored the LG 84UB980 as follows:
90
Reviews
103 Reviews
87
Features
Fully-Featured
69
Age
3 Years Old
63
Running Costs
£200 Over 5 Years
78
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 78?

It has good user reviews with an average user rating of 80%, based on 103 reviews. Hisense TVs also have excellent reviews in general.
This TV is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer TVs with better features are available. However it has good reviews so it may still be worth considering. View the latest TVs 2018.
This LG TV has running costs of £200 over 5 years, which puts it in the most expensive 14% of all 4,306 televisions that we have compared it to. View all energy saving televisions.
The 84UB980 has some great features:
4K
Very large display diagonal
3D
Supports Wi-Fi
ULTRA HD 4k
Smart TV with webos
A sound that surrounds you
CINEMA 3d
Integrated camera
Ready for the future
Magic remote
Ips panel

What is This TV Best Used For?

36
Watching Films
Mediocre
91
Watching Sport
Excellent

LG 84UB980 Video Reviews

LG 84UB980 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Good User Reviews

This television has an average user rating of 80% based on 103 user reviews. 50 reviewers (73% of all reviewers) gave this television either 4 or 5 stars.

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Very Good Brand

Based on 29,044 user and expert reviews (including 12,245 verified purchases), LG has very good ratings for its TVs. 94% of those that bought a LG TV would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Running Costs

Running Costs Are Very High

Based on typical usage levels and energy prices we estimate that the 5 year running cost of the 84UB980 is £200, which makes it one of the most expensive to run TVs.

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Age

Released Over Three Years Ago

LG released the 84UB980 in April 2014.

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Features

4K

4K

The 84UB980 has a maximum resolution of 4K. That's over four times the resolution of a Full HD television, which is the most common resolution. The worst resolution of all televisions 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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Very Large Display Diagonal

The 84UB980's display diagonal of 84" is in the largest 1% of all TVs when sorted by this feature. The smallest display diagonal of TVs is 13", the largest is 110", and the average display diagonal is 46".

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Does Not Feature OLED/QLED Technology

Like most other TVs, the LG 84UB980 does not feature OLED/QLED technology. 98% of TVs do not feature OLED/QLED technology.

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3D

The LG 84UB980 is 3D. 75% of televisions are not 3D.

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Supports Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi

The 84UB980 supports Wi-Fi, as do 61% of televisions.

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Supports Digital Video Recording (DVR)

The LG 84UB980 supports Digital Video Recording (DVR), unlike 94% of TVs which do not support Digital Video Recording (DVR).

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Has a Built-In Camera

The 84UB980 has a built-in camera, which is unusual. 98% of TVs do not have a built-in camera.

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Does Not Support Smartphones Being Used As a Remote

The 84UB980 does not support smartphones being used as a remote, although it is worth noting that 87% of televisions also do not support smartphones being used as a remote.

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Supports Timeshift

The 84UB980 supports timeshift, which is unusual. 82% of TVs do not support timeshift.

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3840 X 2160 Pixels Display Resolution

The 84UB980 supports a maximum display resolution of 3840 x 2160 pixels. That's over four times the resolution of a 1920 x 1080 (Full HD) pixels TV, which is the most common resolution supported by TVs. This TV also supports a display resolution of 3840 x 2160 (4K) pixels. The worst resolution of all TVs is 366 x 768 pixels and the best is 5120 x 2160 pixels.

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Has a 2D-3D Converter

The 84UB980 has a 2D-3D converter. 87% of TVs do not have a 2D-3D converter.

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Has a Pair of 3D Glasses Included

The LG 84UB980 has a pair of 3D glasses included, which is unusual. 86% of TVs do not have a pair of 3D glasses included.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

8806084767523 84ub980v

Barcodes:

08806084767493, 08806084767523, 08806084767547, 08806084767554, 08806084767561

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