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LG 47LB580

47" Flat Feb 2014
Screen Size HD Type Screen Shape Smart TV Features Release Date
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LG Has Good TV Reviews

Based on 5,462 expert and owner reviews, LG has good ratings for its TVs. LG also has good ratings specifically for its mid-size TVs compared to other brands.

Good Sound Quality

One LG 47LB580 owner said in their reviews that this TVs had good sound quality.

Easy to Use

One LG 47LB580 reviewer who reviewed it considered that it was easy to use.

Good Picture Quality

One person considered that the product had good picture quality.

Good Product Quality

One person wrote in their reviews that the LG 47LB580 was good quality.

Smart TV

The 47LB580 is Smart TV, which is unusual. Most of the other mid-size TVs that are a comparable age to the 47LB580 are not Smart TV.

Other Smart TVs currently available that you might also want to consider include the Toshiba 40RL958 which has a better Rating.

If you would prefer a TV that is Smart TV then you might also want to look at the LG 42UB820, or the LOEWE Individual 40.

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Has a WiFi Connection

has a WiFi connection

The 47LB580 has a WiFi connection, which is unusual. Most of the other TVs of a similar age and type to the 47LB580 do not have a WiFi connection.

We think you might also be interested in some of the other TVs with a WiFi connection currently available including the Toshiba 40RL958 which has a better Rating.

Alternative televisions which also have a WiFi connection that you might also want to look at include the LOEWE Individual 40, or the LG 42UB820.

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Three USB 2.0 Ports

three USB 2.0 ports

The 47LB580 has more USB 2.0 ports than most of the TVs that have been around for a comparable time to the 47LB580. Most of the similar spec televisions that have been available for around the same time as the 47LB580 only have between one and two USB 2.0 ports, however this TV has three USB 2.0 ports.

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Two Headphones Output Ports

The LG 47LB580 is a two headphone output port TV. Most of the other televisions of this spec and age only have one headphone output port.

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1080p Video Mode

This television supports a 1080p video mode, which is the most commonly supported video mode on TVs that have been on the market for more than two years.

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6 Reasons Against

Only Full HD HD Type

The display resolution of the this TV is Full HD, which is typical of many mid-size TVs that have been available for around the same time as it. Full HD TVs have a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels.

It may also be worth also looking at one of the other Full HD TVs currently available including cheaper TVs such as the LG 42LB650, or the Philips 42PFT6309.

If the display resolution of this mid-size TV is too low for you then you might want to look at the LG 42UB820 (4K Ultra HD).

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Not 3D Compatible

Most mid-size TVs that were released more than two years ago are not 3D compatible. The 47LB580 is no exception to this as it too is not 3D compatible.

If you would prefer a television that is 3D compatible then you might want to consider the Samsung UE48H6400, or the Sony KDL-42W829.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Camera

Like most of the other mid-size TVs that have been around for more than two years, the 47LB580 does not have a built-in camera.

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Does Not Feature OLED Technology

The 47LB580 does not feature OLED technology, although it is worth noting that most of the other televisions of a comparable age and spec to the 47LB580 also do not feature OLED technology.

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Only Digital Tuner

This television has a Digital tuner, which is the most frequently found tuner on TVs that came out around the same time as it.

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At 12.3 kilograms, the 47LB580 is quite heavy compared to most of the other comparable spec TVs that were released more than two years ago. Across all the mid-size TVs that have been around for a similar time to the 47LB580 the weights range from 1.5kg to 36kg.

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Screen Size
HD Type
3D Compatible
Screen Shape
Motion Interpolation Frequency
Motion Interpolation Technology
Display Resolution
Video Mode
Graphics Resolution
TV Tuner
Digital Signal Format System
Smart TV
Smart TV Features
Timeshift Feature
Ports & Interfaces
Headphone Output Port
Common Interface Plus
Common Interface Connection
Ethernet LAN Port
RF Port
Digital Audio Optical Out Port
PC Audio in Port
Component Video in Port
USB 2.0 Port
DVI Port
HDMI Version
PC in Port
WiFi Connection
Ethernet LAN Connection
Video Format
Teletext Function
Digital Video Recorder
Stored Teletext Page
Built-In Camera
VESA Mounting Interface
VESA Mounting
Typical Power Consumption
Standby Power Consumption
Energy Efficiency Class
Input Frequency
Annual Energy Consumption
AC Input Voltage
AC Input Frequency
Input Voltage
Weight & Dimensions
Packaging Content
Included 3D Glasses
Handheld Remote Control
Technical Details
LED Backlight

User Reviews

Reviewed 12 2014 by Streetwisz

This is by far the best smart TV I have ever owned as soon as you get it out of the box you think I need to find someone to help me lift it and not do my back in, well you will be pleased to hear... Read more…

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Electricity cost when switched on $64.58
Electricity cost when on standby $1.36
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Total running cost over 5 years $65.94
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Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.44 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant 12 tree seedlings and grow them for 10 years.

Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers lg 47lb580, lg 47lb580v, summer 47lb580, summer 47lb580v
Barcodes 05054484609438, 08806084576736, 08806084576743, 08806084576774, 08806084585066, 08806084638861