Based on 5,462 user and expert reviews, LG has good ratings for its televisions. LG also has good ratings specifically for its mid-size TVs compared to other manufacturers.
1080p Video Mode
This television supports a 1080p video mode, which is the most commonly supported video mode on mid-size TVs that were launched more than two years ago.
Supports One Analog Signal Format System
The number of analog signal format systems supported by the 39LY560 is more than most comparable spec televisions that have been available for around the same time as it. This television supports an NTSC analog signal format system, which is the most commonly supported analog signal format system supported by comparable spec TVs that have been around for a similar time to the 39LY560.
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Only Full HD HD Type
The display resolution of the this television is Full HD, which is typical of many similar spec televisions that were released around the same time as it. Full HD TVs have a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels.
Does Not Have a WiFi Connection
The 39LY560 does not have a WiFi connection, although it is worth noting that most of the other TVs of a comparable type and age to the 39LY560 also do not have a WiFi connection.
Not Smart TV
The 39LY560 is not Smart TV, although keep in mind that most of the other comparable spec TVs that are a similar age to the 39LY560 are also not Smart TV.
Not 3D Compatible
Like most of the other TVs of a comparable spec and age to the 39LY560, the 39LY560 is not 3D compatible.
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Does Not Have a Built-In Camera
Like most of the other TVs of this type and age, the 39LY560 does not have a built-in camera.
Only Has Two Screen Format Adjustments
The 39LY560 has a greater number of screen format adjustments than most televisions of this age and type. This TV has a 16:9 screen format adjustment, which is the most frequently found screen format adjustment found on televisions of a comparable age and type to the 39LY560. The screen format adjustment "4:3" is also found on this television.
Does Not Feature OLED Technology
Like most of the other televisions of a similar age and type to the 39LY560, the 39LY560 does not feature OLED technology.
Only Digital Tuner
This TV has an Analog & Digital tuner, which is the most frequently found tuner on comparable spec TVs that have been available for more than two years.
Only Has Four Sound Modes
The LG 39LY560 has a greater number of sound modes than most similar spec TVs that were launched around the same time as it. This television has a Music sound mode, which is the most commonly found sound mode found on mid-size TVs that have been on the market for a similar time to the 39LY560. The sound modes "Movie", "Sports" and "Standard" are also found on this TV.
Quite Slow Response Time
At 9.5 milliseconds, the 39LY560 has a quite slow response time compared to most of the other similar spec televisions that have been on the market for more than two years. The response times of similar spec TVs that were released more than two years ago range from 2ms to 400ms, and the average response time is 11ms.
4 Other reasons to consider the LG 39LY560
Released Over Two Years Ago
LG released the 39LY560 over two years ago.
4000:1 Typical Contrast Ratio
The highest typical contrast ratio of the LG 39LY560 is 4000:1. That's 20% less typical contrast ratio than a 5000:1 TV, which is the most frequently found typical contrast ratio.
Average Refresh Rate
At 60 hertz, the 39LY560 has a relatively standard refresh rate compared to most of the other similar spec TVs that are a comparable age to the 39LY560.
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The LG 39LY560 has a fairly average thickness (55.88 millimeters) compared to most of the other mid-size TVs that are a similar age to the 39LY560.
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Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.25 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
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