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OLED65B8PUA OLED65B8SL

LG OLED65B8SLC
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955 Reviews + 15 Awards
95
Features
Fully-Featured
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Popularity
Widely Available
64
Value for Money
Good
88
Age
17 Months Old
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Running Costs
£200 Over 5 Years
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Kagoo Score
Excellent
Our Verdict:
A multi award winning and massive 4K 46.9mm thick TV, with one of the biggest OLED / QLED technologies around and low running costs. It has a game mode and a smartphone remote app, features voice control and supports timeshift. Our review analysis indicates that this TV has superb picture quality and sound quality, and it's very good-looking.
Features We Love:
LG ThinQ AI
LG Perfect Colour
LG Perfect Black
Large display diagonal (65")
Features OLED / QLED technology
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With outstanding reviews and excellent features, we have ranked the LG OLED65B8SLC number 3 in 60+ inch TVs, number 3 in OLED TVs and number 11 across all TVs.

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Kagoo Score
98
Reviews
95
Features
92
Popularity
65
Value for Money
89
Age
71
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88
Kagoo Score

Why Has it Scored 88?

our review analysis indicates that it has exceptional expert reviews and marvellous user reviews with 96% of buyers recommending this television to others. This TV has received six awards including a "Recommended" award from M3.idg.se plus two other sites and a "Highly Recommended" award from Ljudochbild.se plus two other sites.
At over a year old this TV is slightly out of date, and newer TVs with more up to date technology are available.
Whilst it has an energy efficiency classification of A, its running costs of £200 over 5 years are in the most expensive 17% of all 5,300+ TVs that we have calculated running costs for.
This LG TV has some great features:
Large display diagonal
Features OLED / QLED technology
Thinner than average
Has a game mode
Perfect colour on perfect black
A new brain, 7, enhanced picture processing
4K cinema HDR, delivering the filmmaker's vision
Dolby atmos cinematic sound at home

What is the Kagoo Score?

We calculate the Kagoo Score for each TV by looking at its reviews, features, popularity, age, value for money and running costs.

The Kagoo Score is an easy way to understand whether the TV is recommended.

The Kagoo Scores are constantly being updated. As newer, higher spec TVs come to market, the older TVs will gradually have their Kagoo Score reduced.

What is This TV Best Used For?

Having compared the OLED65B8SLC with other relevant TVs, we have concluded that it is excellent for watching films, ranking number 15 in TVs for films. It is also excellent for watching sport, ranking number 13 in TVs for sport as well being excellent for playing games, ranking number 31 in TVs for gaming.
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4.8 stars (955 reviews)

85%

of Customers Would Recommend
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8 Recommended Awards

The LG OLED65B8SLC has received eight Recommended Awards from a number of expert reviews sites including Expert Reviews, homecinemachoice.com and prohardver.hu.
Recommended from Expert Reviews Recommended from homecinemachoice.com Recommended from prohardver.hu Recommended from rtvmaniak.pl Recommended from whatnext.pl Recommended from datormagazin.se Recommended from M3.idg.se Recommended from gagadget.com

2 Especially Recommended 6 Star Awards

This TV has received an Especially Recommended 6 Star Award from expert review sites lydogbillede.dk and Lydogbilde.no.
Especially Recommended 6 Star from lydogbillede.dk Especially Recommended 6 Star from Lydogbilde.no

5 Further Awards

It's received five Awards from a number of expert reviews sites including Techradar, avforums.com and benchmark.pl.
Great Value from Techradar Best Buy from avforums.com Great Product from benchmark.pl Especially Recommended from ljudochbild.se Test Winner from audiovision.de

What Are People Saying About the LG OLED65B8SLC?

Picture Quality
276
19
Sound Quality
38
9
Smart Features
15
1
Features
14
0
Design
56
5
Price
35
16
Ease of Use
39
3
Remote Control
9
0
High Definition Quality
7
0
Size and Weight
15
4
Watching Sport
5
0
Robustness
11
1
Stand
2
1
Gaming
3
0
Connectivity
7
1
Watching Films
2
0
Wall Mounting
2
0
Support
4
0
Product Quality
1
0
Over 30 People Thought it Had a Good Price

Two people thought that the LG OLED65B8PUA wasn't expensive.

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Very Good Value for Money
33 people agree
10 people disagree
  • The clarity of this television is exceptional and at a much better price than the competitors. Super thin as well!
    Tricia - Bestbuy.com 24 Mar 2019
  • ... eyes. This LG B8 OLED TV is expensive, no doubt. But it's the best "value" in high end televisions. Highly recommended...
    Dnorms - Bestbuy.com 11 Mar 2019
  • The best value for money OLED of 2018. Every single video and even audio codec is supported straight from TV for all of your clandestine MKV activities ...
    Alexander - Amazon.co.uk 26 Nov 2018
  • ... like being in the cinema. Love it... Ease to use. Good build quality. Value for money. Looks good.
    ao.com - Ao.com 15 Oct 2018
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    Not {More} Expensive
    2 people agree
    7 people disagree
    One Customer Thought the LG OLED65B8PUA Was of a Good Quality
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    9 Out of 10 Owners Thought This TV Was Robust

    Several people thought that the LG OLED65B8PUA was very well made and well-built.

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    Really Well Made
    8 people agree
    No people disagree
  • Exceptional picture with great options. This TV is truly an engineering marvel...
    BigMac - Bestbuy.com 22 Mar 2019
  • ... feedback I got so far is that for them it is way better.Cons- Remote Control is cheaply made/built.- Not as good at up-converting Digital Cable/Satellite ...
    MarcinL - Bestbuy.com 11 Apr 2019
  • ... has a better built in speaker than the B/C series ( If you're spending this kind of money you should know enough to purchase a sound bar or a surround sound system for it).To ...
    JeffreyW - Bestbuy.com 11 Feb 2019
  • ... the same game/news channel for 12+ hours a day. This TV comes built in with screen inactivity detection and will display a screen saver should the TV be ...
    JeffreyW - Bestbuy.com 11 Feb 2019
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    Very Well-Built
    5 people agree
    No people disagree
    The Majority of People Thought This TV Was Good in Terms of Size

    Several people thought that the LG OLED65B8PUA was very thin and was an excellent size.

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    Really Thin
    9 people agree
    2 people disagree
  • V eyes nice picture, love the thin screen and the remote is coolLooking forward to the movies ahead...
    Goldraptor - Bestbuy.com 8 Aug 2018
  • Amazing TV - it is clear, sharp, and a beautifully thin tv...
    Andrew - Bestbuy.com 29 Mar 2019
  • This tv is amazing. Super thin and high quality images. Colors are truly vivid and for gaming it's incredible...
    Frank - Bestbuy.com 23 Mar 2019
  • ... television is exceptional and at a much better price than the competitors. Super thin as well!
    Tricia - Bestbuy.com 24 Mar 2019
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    An Outstanding Size
    6 people agree
    2 people disagree
    Over 50 People Thought the LG OLED65B8PUA Had a Good Design

    Over 40 people thought that the LG OLED65B8PUA was very good-looking and more than 10 people thought that it was also very well designed. Our analysis also found that three people thought that it was smooth.

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    Very Good-Looking
    42 people agree
    5 people disagree
  • ... TV. Was really happy with how good HD TV channels looked. Many other things do look wonderful. Unfortunately, it will show-up poorly encoded source material. ...
    Andrew - Amazon.co.uk 15 Jan 2019
  • ... better than it already does.It makes regular HD shows look outstanding - there is hardly any 4K TV content except drom Amazon and Netflix (and both companies ...
    IAmNotIronMan - Bestbuy.com 29 Nov 2018
  • ... purchased a 65" LG OLED and I have to say it has an amazing picture, truly beautiful. Also, well worth the expense to have it installed...
    Rich - Bestbuy.com 12 Jan 2019
  • ... so thin that I thought I was grabbing a mirror, I like the artificial intelligence works pretty good thou...
    Richard - Bestbuy.com 24 Nov 2018
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    Very Well Designed
    13 people agree
    1 person disagrees
    Smooth
    3 people agree
    No people disagree
    Over 40 People Thought it Was Easy to Use

    Over 10 people thought that the LG OLED65B8PUA was really easy to use and over 10 people thought that it was also very easy to setup. Seven people also thought that it had an excellent interface.

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    Really Easy to Use
    19 people agree
    No people disagree
  • ... an OLED is a real plus. Picture quality is great, and robust features, easy to use. Sound is good - better than I expected. Was going to purchase the 55", ...
    LN006 - Bestbuy.com 16 Feb 2019
  • ... rival any Plasma for contrast, color purity, off access integrity and ease of use.My new Panasonic UHD player mates perfectly with this unit as it can ...
    Ron55 - Bestbuy.com 15 Feb 2019
  • Absolute perfect picture quality. Smart tv has many great features. It's very easy to use. The installation crew did a great job of set up and teaching ...
    Larry - Bestbuy.com 22 Dec 2018
  • The tv far exceeds my expectations. The interface is incredible and easy to use. My six year old daughter was able to master it in under a day. Absolutely ...
    Coco - Bestbuy.com 25 Feb 2019
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    Really Easy to Setup
    14 people agree
    No people disagree
    Has an Excellent Interface
    7 people agree
    1 person disagrees
    Over 10 People Thought it Had Nice Technical Features

    More than 10 people thought that the LG OLED65B8PUA had excellent features.

  • While this means the 65B8 doesn't feature LG's most advanced picture processing technologies, the television still manages to pack the latest WRGB OLED ...
    Expert Reviews 6 Sep 2018
  • The LG OLED 4K has awesome features and the picture quality is excellent...
    Tiff - Bestbuy.com 21 Dec 2018
  • The television was Exactly what we wanted. Love the features...
    Tracy - Bestbuy.com 28 Nov 2018
  • ... can , think,listen and respond to questions it is asked. This feature works well most of the time but can have difficulty understanding you. You need to ...
    ToP - Amazon.co.uk 25 Aug 2018
  • 9 Out of 10 Owners Thought it Was Easy to Connect to Other Devices

    Several people thought that the LG OLED65B8PUA was excellent in terms of connectivity and had wifi capacity.

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    Excellent in Terms of Connectivity
    5 people agree
    No people disagree
  • ... extra. WebOS is the rollsroyce of SmarTV oses, clean, fast and agile. Excellent connectivity, 3 full fat HDMI ports, Bluetooth, screenshare, NAS, USB,WiFi(N,AC), ...
    Alexander - Amazon.co.uk 26 Nov 2018
  • OLED at its best Sleek design. Bezel-less Lots of connectivity HEVCDTS and integrated subtitles support for all of your MKV pleasures WebOS is a thing ...
    currys.co.uk - Currys.co.uk 28 Aug 2018
  • Northstar91 scored Connectivity 100 out of 100
    Northstar91 - Argos.co.uk 14 Feb 2019
  • Kxm scored Connectivity 100 out of 100
    Kxm - Argos.co.uk 6 Mar 2019
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    Has Wifi Capacity
    3 people agree
    No people disagree
    Some Owners Thought it Was Good When it Came to Technical Guidance

    Three people thought that the LG OLED65B8PUA had good technical guidance.

  • ... great job setting up the new tv. Old tv was taken away. Good instructions on the use of remote...
    Fred - Bestbuy.com 10 Feb 2019
  • ... I do wish all manufacturers of OLED sets would make this whole issue much clearer with guidance on exactly what you must do if you watch news channels in particular. ...
    Jon - Amazon.co.uk 10 Dec 2018
  • Very user friendly instructions and easy to set up...
    GJ57 - Bestbuy.com 22 Mar 2019
  • 9 Out of 10 People Thought it Produced a Good Picture Quality

    Over 200 people thought that the LG OLED65B8PUA had superb picture quality and over 30 people thought that it also had superb colour saturation. Looking through the reviews we also noticed that over 10 people thought that it had a brilliant screen and had a good 4k picture. Over 10 people also thought that it really displayed blacks well and several people thought that it also had a very good contrast ratio, had excellent High Dynamic Range (HDR) and was good for playing games on.

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    Has Excellent Picture Quality
    253 people agree
    13 people disagree
  • Exceptional picture with great options. This TV is truly an engineering marvel...
    BigMac - Bestbuy.com 22 Mar 2019
  • ... quality. Was optimistic about cost but very pleased with purchase. For best picture, choose AudioQuest cables...
    Milonde - Bestbuy.com 10 Nov 2018
  • This TV has the most brilliant picture I have ever seen,great colors and very vivid...
    Sparky - Bestbuy.com 26 Oct 2018
  • Beautiful tv. Easy to operate. Best picture I have ever seen...
    Mark - Bestbuy.com 18 Oct 2018
  • View All Reviews About Picture
    Has Outstanding Colour Saturation
    35 people agree
    2 people disagree
    Has a Brilliant Screen
    17 people agree
    3 people disagree
    Has a Good 4k Picture
    17 people agree
    1 person disagrees
    Displays Blacks Well
    13 people agree
    1 person disagrees
    Has an Excellent Contrast Ratio
    10 people agree
    No people disagree
    Has Brilliant High Dynamic Range (HDR)
    6 people agree
    No people disagree
    Good for Playing Games On
    6 people agree
    No people disagree
    Has a Sharp Image
    2 people agree
    No people disagree
    Has a Wide Viewing Angle
    2 people agree
    No people disagree
    Good for Watching Blu-Ray Discs
    2 people agree
    No people disagree
    Over 30 People Thought This TV Produced High Quality Audio

    Over 30 people thought that the LG OLED65B8PUA had very good sound quality.

  • Television LG 65 fantastic pleasure to watch just like being in the cinema sound fantastic just love it...
    Paul - Ao.com 24 Nov 2018
  • Beautiful tv with excellent sound quality. We were surprised at how sleek and light it was when we unpacked. Packaged securely...
    Sherylpit - Bestbuy.com 2 Sep 2018
  • ... made our purchase and this TV did not disappoint! The picture and sound are outstanding. The Geek Squad did a wonderful job with the installation!
    Tammy - Bestbuy.com 22 Mar 2019
  • ... great quality, picture, beautiful in the dark, no need for a sound bar, good sound, very thin all glass...
    Happygirl - Bestbuy.com 1 Feb 2019
  • The Vast Majority of Customers Thought the LG OLED65B8PUA Was a Good Smart TV

    Several people thought that the LG OLED65B8PUA had excellent apps and was good for browsing.

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    Has Outstanding Apps
    12 people agree
    1 person disagrees
  • Has a great picture! Love the apps on this smart TV. Would definitely recommend it...
    AEM1226 - Bestbuy.com 11 Apr 2019
  • ... make it so easy to find your sweet spot. Strangely, I still find viewing of many apps are better via Roku. No complaints at all!
    AELE - Bestbuy.com 17 Jan 2019
  • ... smart TV is great. Plays 4k HDR content beautifully. Especially streaming using the on-board apps e. G. Rakuten. Have not used the voice feature much as ...
    currys.co.uk - Currys.co.uk 20 Nov 2018
  • Great picture and sound. Love the Apps but wished it came with a manual. Hard to figure out all the options with the help app...
    Tim2570 - Bestbuy.com 4 Oct 2018
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    Good for Browsing
    4 people agree
    No people disagree
    8 Out of 10 Customers Thought This TV Had a Useful Remote Control

    Nine people thought that the LG OLED65B8PUA had an outstanding remote control.

  • ... 4 High Speed HDMI ports. The interface is fast and intuitive and the remote is AWESOME! Just freaking love this TV...
    GoGrizzlies - Bestbuy.com 9 Jan 2019
  • ... television. Very easy set up straight out of the box, lightweight and the remote is fantastic. This tv has the sharpest and clearest picture! One of the ...
    Foxx553 - Bestbuy.com 17 Nov 2018
  • ... We're very happy with our purchase: Amazing image quality, we love the remote as a pointing device, the effectiveness of Google's assistant, and the Android ...
    Ivanykw - Bestbuy.com 21 Feb 2019
  • ... tv controls and features are easy to get to grips with. The voice mode on remote works well also. Highly recommended...
    Mark - Ao.com 29 Nov 2018
  • Two People Thought This TV Had a Good Stand

    Two people thought that the LG OLED65B8PUA had a good stand.

  • ... get knocked over easily, but the base and stand are pretty heavy so I no longer have any worries about a knock over...
    Anna - Bestbuy.com 15 Dec 2018
  • ... Sony- Dolby Vision (Not available on Samsung TVs)- Very responsive on gaming from what I've observed on Switch- Excellent 4K UHD Quality- Very good Blu-Ray Quality with some proper adjustments- Stand works great. ...
    MarcinL - Bestbuy.com 11 Apr 2019
  • Two People Thought the LG OLED65B8PUA Was Well Suited to Wall Mounting

    Two people thought that the LG OLED65B8PUA was good for wall mounting.

  • Great picture with blu ray and standard tv. Wall mount was super easy as the tv was very light...
    Josh - Bestbuy.com 27 Sep 2018
  • ... menu system. The picture quality is superb. I have it mounted with LG Electronics OTW420B EZ Slim Wall Mount. Easy to install...
    Jose - Bestbuy.com 22 Dec 2018
  • Many Owners Thought it Was Good At Displaying High Definition TV

    More than 10 people thought that the LG OLED65B8PUA was good at displaying high definition TV.

  • ... sensational...True blacks, vibrant colours and wide viewing angles. The most comprehensive HDR format support (HD 10. HLG. Dolby Vision. Technicolor). ...
    Expert Reviews 6 Sep 2018
  • ... some sources let you down and not so much the TV. Was really happy with how good HD TV channels looked. Many other things do look wonderful. Unfortunately, ...
    Andrew - Amazon.co.uk 15 Jan 2019
  • ... picture... absolutely stunning ... bold colours and the blackest of blacks.. HD looks amazing and 4K.. well.. stunning.. 65” of crisp loveliness!OLED ...
    Alex - Ao.com 16 Jan 2019
  • ... room lighting. Secondly, I turned on the 'HDMI ULTRA HD Deep Color' for the HDMI port where I connected my HDR UHD Blu-ray player and PS4 Pro. You'll want ...
    Tomgan - Bestbuy.com 23 Feb 2019
  • Two People Thought it Was Good for Watching Films

    Two people thought that the LG OLED65B8PUA was good for watching Netflix.

  • Allows us to easily select either Netflix or Amazon video. Enjoy near 4k quality pictures with hd...
    Mursk - Bestbuy.com 12 Jan 2019
  • ... because I'm staying with a friend who doesn't have Internet. My hotspot works fine with Netflix and streams good quality but yet it's too slow to pull ...
    Lilibean22 - Bestbuy.com 27 Jan 2019
  • Some People Thought it Was Good for Watching Sport

    Three people thought that the LG OLED65B8PUA was good for watching sport.

  • ... capabilities but the picture quality is outstanding. I love the "sports" mode for watching football. I was ready to buy a QLED but made the switch and ...
    LovemyC7 - Bestbuy.com 18 Feb 2019
  • ... larger screen size and glad that I did. Movies and sports much more enjoyable with the larger screen...
    LN006 - Bestbuy.com 16 Feb 2019
  • This new TV is providing many hours of enjoyable viewing of sports and movies for the family...
    Joseph - Bestbuy.com 15 Dec 2018
  • Three People Thought it Was Good for Gaming

    Three people thought that the LG OLED65B8PUA was good for gaming.

  • ... gaming console to avoid screen tears and frame rate drops. This is the best gaming TV I have ever owned, and I highly recommend it to anyone that prefers ...
    Tomgan - Bestbuy.com 23 Feb 2019
  • Great quality and clear picture. Super thin and video games are great...
    TiffinyB - Bestbuy.com 14 Dec 2018
  • ... Sony- Dolby Vision (Not available on Samsung TVs)- Very responsive on gaming from what I've observed on Switch- Excellent 4K UHD Quality- Very good Blu-Ray Quality with some proper adjustments- Stand works great. ...
    MarcinL - Bestbuy.com 11 Apr 2019
  • How Good Are LG TVs?

    95
    Features

    Key Reasons For and Against

    Large display diagonal
    Features OLED / QLED technology
    Thinner than average
    Has a game mode
    Supports timeshift
    Features voice control
    Has a smartphone remote app
    Supports Wi-Fi
    Supports Wi-Fi Direct
    Supports Bluetooth
    Features High Dynamic Range Imaging (HDRI)
    Supports parental controls
    Supports Miracast
    Supports screen mirroring
    Features USB recording
    Features local dimming
    Has an ethernet port
    Has a desktop stand included
    Supports noise reduction
    Features extended PVR
    High RMS rated power
    Has a built-in subwoofer
    Supports Digital Video Recording (DVR)
    Supports Intel Wireless Display (Intel WiDi)
    Has a built-in microphone
    Has an equalizer
    Three USB ports
    4K
    Not 3D
    Does not support Picture-in-Picture
    4K

    The highest resolution of the OLED65B8SLC is 4K. That's over four times the resolution of a full hd TV, which is the most frequently found resolution. 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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    Large Display Diagonal
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    Across all the TVs the display diagonals range from 7" to 110", and the average display diagonal is 46". The display diagonal of the OLED65B8SLC of 65" is in the largest 7% of all TVs when ordered by this feature.

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    Features OLED / QLED Technology

    The OLED65B8SLC features OLED / QLED technology, unlike 97% of TVs which do not feature OLED / QLED technology.

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    Not 3D

    The OLED65B8SLC is not 3D. 80% of TVs are also not 3D.

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    Thinner Than Average
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    The OLED65B8SLC's thickness of only 46.9mm is thinner than average when compared to most other televisions. It is in the thinnest 18% of all TVs when ordered by this feature. The thinnest thickness of TVs is 2.7mm, the thickest is 970mm, and the average thickness is 77mm.

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    Does Not Support Picture-in-Picture

    Like most other TVs, the OLED65B8SLC does not support Picture-in-Picture. 78% of televisions do not support Picture-in-Picture.

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    Has a Game Mode
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    The OLED65B8SLC has a game mode, unlike 66% of TVs which do not have a game mode.

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    Supports Timeshift
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    The LG OLED65B8SLC supports timeshift, which is unusual. 81% of TVs do not support timeshift.

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    Features Voice Control
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    The OLED65B8SLC features voice control, which is unusual. 85% of TVs do not feature voice control.

    What is voice control? Less Edit
    Has a Smartphone Remote App
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    The OLED65B8SLC has a smartphone remote app, which is unusual. 84% of TVs do not have a smartphone remote app.

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    Supports Wi-Fi
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    The OLED65B8SLC supports Wi-Fi. 61% of TVs also support Wi-Fi.

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    Supports Wi-Fi Direct
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    The LG OLED65B8SLC supports Wi-Fi Direct, unlike 72% of TVs which do not support Wi-Fi Direct.

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    Supports Bluetooth
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    The LG OLED65B8SLC supports Bluetooth, which is unusual. 79% of TVs do not support Bluetooth.

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    Features High Dynamic Range Imaging (HDRI)
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    The OLED65B8SLC features High Dynamic Range Imaging (HDRI). 81% of TVs do not feature High Dynamic Range Imaging (HDRI).

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    Supports Parental Controls
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    The OLED65B8SLC supports parental controls, which is unusual. 86% of TVs do not support parental controls.

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    Supports Miracast
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    The OLED65B8SLC supports Miracast, which is unusual. 84% of TVs do not support Miracast.

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    Supports Screen Mirroring

    The LG OLED65B8SLC supports screen mirroring, unlike 84% of televisions which do not support screen mirroring.

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    Features USB Recording
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    The OLED65B8SLC features USB recording. 89% of TVs do not feature USB recording.

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    Features Local Dimming
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    The OLED65B8SLC features local dimming, which is unusual. 78% of televisions do not feature local dimming.

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    Has an Ethernet Port
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    The OLED65B8SLC has an ethernet port, as do 65% of TVs.

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    Has a Desktop Stand Included
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    The OLED65B8SLC has a desktop stand included, unlike 55% of TVs which do not have a desktop stand included.

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    Supports Noise Reduction
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    The OLED65B8SLC supports noise reduction. 80% of TVs do not support noise reduction.

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    Features Extended PVR

    The OLED65B8SLC features extended PVR, which is unusual. 85% of TVs do not feature extended PVR.

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    High RMS Rated Power

    The LG OLED65B8SLC's RMS rated power of 40W is very high compared to most other TVs. It is in the highest 4% of all TVs when ordered by this feature. The average RMS rated power of all TVs is 21W, with the lowest being 2W and the highest being 520W.

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    Has a Built-in Subwoofer
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    The OLED65B8SLC has a built-in subwoofer. 91% of TVs do not have a built-in subwoofer.

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    Supports Digital Video Recording (DVR)

    The LG OLED65B8SLC supports Digital Video Recording (DVR), which is unusual. 95% of TVs do not support Digital Video Recording (DVR).

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    Supports Intel Wireless Display (Intel WiDi)

    The OLED65B8SLC supports Intel Wireless Display (Intel WiDi), which is unusual. 93% of TVs do not support Intel Wireless Display (Intel WiDi).

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    Has a Built-in Microphone

    The OLED65B8SLC has a built-in microphone. 99% of TVs do not have a built-in microphone.

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    Has an Equalizer

    The OLED65B8SLC has an equalizer. 91% of TVs do not have an equalizer.

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    Three USB Ports
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    The OLED65B8SLC has more USB ports than most of the TVs. Most of the televisions only have between one and two USB ports, however this television has three USB ports.

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    Popularity

    Popularity

    The LG OLED65B8SLC has been listed on Kagoo since July 2018 and is currently ranked number 11 out of 984 TVs.
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    Value for Money

    Value for Money

    We determine value for money by calculating a quality score for each product based on its reviews, features and age, and then comparing this quality score to the product price. A TV with a high quality score and low price will get a good value for money score.

    We have analysed the LG OLED65B8SLC, and ranked it:

    Good Value For Money
    This TV is both high quality and a low price, making it excellent value for money.

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    High End Good Value for Money

    LG OLED65B8SLC
    Poor Value for Money Budget Choice
    Price

    The product has excellent reviews and features, and is less than 18 months old, however at £1,199.97 it is in the most expensive 15% of TVs.

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    Value for Money of Similar TVs

    The chart below compares the value for money of the LG OLED65B8SLC (the red dot) against some of its competitors (the blue dots). Hover on a blue dot to see additional info for each competitor. Click the dot to view that product.

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    What the Reviews Say

    Over 30 people thought it had a good price
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    Age

    LG OLED65B8SLC Release Date

    March 2018

    Newer TVs Worth Considering

    84

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    £1,149.97
    5 months newer
    Better brand
    Energy efficiency rating is superior

    82

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    £1,289.00
    2 months newer
    Better brand
    Superior energy efficiency rating

    83

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    £1,079.90
    2 months newer
    £120 Cheaper
    Newer by two months

    88

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    Better brand
    Expert reviews are slightly better

    84

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    4 months newer
    £220 Cheaper
    Better brand

    83

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    £979.00
    2 months newer
    £221 Cheaper
    Higher energy efficiency rating

    89

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    £1,478.73
    16 months newer
    More customers recommend it
    15 months newer

    86

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    £1,499.00
    8 months newer
    Better brand
    Four more awards

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    2 months newer
    Better brand
    Superior energy efficiency rating

    When Are Most New LG Televisions Released?

    Most new LG televisions tend to be released between February and March.

    The biggest month last year for new LG TV releases was March, with 36 new LG TVs released that month. In 2017 most new LG TVs were released in February, with 44 new LG TVs released that month. September was the biggest month in 2016 for new LG TVs, with 41 new LG TVs released that month.

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    How Fast Do LG TV Prices Drop After Release?

    Most TVs drop in price by 16% in the first 6 months after release, however LG TVs tend to depreciate faster.

    In the first 6 months after release, LG televisions drop in price by 24% on average.

    That means that on a typical LG television costing £848 you could save on average £201 by waiting 6 months before buying.

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    Running Costs

    LG OLED65B8SLC Running Costs

    Whilst this TV has an energy efficiency classification of A, the OLED65B8SLC is in the most expensive 17% of all 5,300+ TVs that we have assessed for 5 year running costs. Based on typical usage levels and energy prices, we estimate the 5 year running cost of the OLED65B8SLC is £200.

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    Electricity cost when switched on £197
    Electricity cost when on standby £3
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    Europen European Energy Rating
    0.91T
    Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.91 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
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    To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant 24 tree seedlings and grow them for 10 years.

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