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LG 98UB980V

78

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LG 98UB980V

£18,999.00
LG 98UB980
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A huge and classic 4K television, with average running costs and great features
98" 4K No Yes Apr 2014 A+
Display Diagonal HD Type OLED/QLED Technology 3D Release Date Energy Efficiency
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LG 98UB980 Review

With outstanding reviews and excellent features, we have ranked the LG 98UB980 number 62 in 3D TVs, number 223 in 4K TVs and number 288 across all TVs.
89
Reviews
64 Reviews
53
Value for Money
Average
88
Features
Fully-Featured
69
Age
3 Years Old
59
Running Costs
£340 Over 5 Years
78
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 78?

It has good user reviews with an average user rating of 78%, based on 64 reviews. Looking across the entire LG TV range, the average reviews for all LG TVs are also excellent.
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.
Whilst this LG TV has an efficiency rating of A+, its running costs of £340 over 5 years are in the most expensive 4% of all 4,427 TVs that we have compared it to. View all energy saving TVs.
Customers report design, it is reasonably priced and it is robust.
The 98UB980 has some great features:
4K
Very large display diagonal
3D
Supports Wi-Fi

What is This TV Best Used For?

Having compared it with other relevant TVs, we have concluded that it is very good for watching films, ranking number 466 in TVs for films. It is also very good for watching sport, ranking number 456 in TVs for sport.
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Watching Films
Very Good
71
Watching Sport
Very Good

LG 98UB980 In-Depth Analysis

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Average User Reviews

On average, 98UB980 owners rated this TV 78 out of 100.

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LG Has Excellent Reviews for Its Televisions

Based on 31,051 expert and user reviews (including 15,075 verified purchases), LG has excellent reviews for its TVs. 94% of those that bought a LG TV would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Customers Report Nice Design

Two people who purchased it agreed that it was good looking.

Users Report That it is Fairly Priced

Six people thought it was good value for money.

Customers Report That it is Robust

Two customers thought it was well made.

Running Costs

Running Costs Are High

Whilst this TV has an efficiency rating of A+, based on average usage levels and energy prices we estimate that the 98UB980 will cost £340 over 5 years to run, which makes it one of the less economic to run televisions.

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Age

Released Over Three Years Ago

This television has been on the market since April 2014.

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Features

4K

The LG 98UB980 has a maximum resolution of 4K. That's over four times the resolution of the most common HD type of Full HD. The best resolution of all televisions is 8K and the worst is HD Ready. 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 display diagonals of televisions range from 13" to 110", and the average display diagonal is 46". The LG 98UB980's display diagonal of 98" is larger than 99% of all TVs when ordered by this feature.

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Does Not Feature OLED/QLED Technology

The 98UB980 does not feature OLED/QLED technology. 98% of TVs also do not feature OLED/QLED technology.

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3D

The 98UB980 is 3D. 76% of TVs are not 3D.

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Supports Wi-Fi

The 98UB980 supports Wi-Fi, as do 61% of TVs.

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Supports Digital Video Recording (DVR)

The 98UB980 supports Digital Video Recording (DVR). 94% of TVs do not support Digital Video Recording (DVR).

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Supports Timeshift

The LG 98UB980 supports timeshift, which is unusual. 82% of televisions do not support timeshift.

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3840 X 2160 Pixels Display Resolution

The highest display resolution supported by the LG 98UB980 is 3840 x 2160 pixels. That's over four times the resolution of a 1920 x 1080 (Full HD) pixels TV, which is the most frequently found resolution supported by televisions. In addition, this LG television supports a display resolution of 3840 x 2160 (4K) pixels. The best resolution of all TVs is 5120 x 2160 pixels and the worst is 366 x 768 pixels.

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Has a 2D-3D Converter

The 98UB980 has a 2D-3D converter. 88% of televisions do not have a 2D-3D converter.

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Has a Camera Included

The LG 98UB980 has a camera included, which is unusual. 99% of TVs do not have a camera included.

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Supports Miracast

The 98UB980 supports Miracast. 86% of TVs do not support Miracast.

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Supports Wi-Fi Direct

The LG 98UB980 supports Wi-Fi Direct, which is unusual. 73% of televisions do not support Wi-Fi Direct.

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Has a Pair of 3D Glasses Included

The 98UB980 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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Does Not Support Smartphones Being Used As a Remote

Like most other TVs, the 98UB980 does not support smartphones being used as a remote. 87% of televisions do not support smartphones being used as a remote.

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Has a Built-In Camera

The 98UB980 has a built-in camera, unlike 98% of televisions which do not have a built-in camera.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

lg 98ub980v

Barcodes:

08806084767585, 08806084767608, 08806084767615

Frequently Asked Questions About the LG 98UB980

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