The reviewers at PC Mag and Reviewed.com both concluded that this LG TV was fantastic and gave it their "Editor's Choice" award.
Expert Reviews Are Excellent
Based on three expert reviews from sites including PC Mag, techreviewsource.com and reviewed.com this television has an average expert rating of 93%. If all the 4K and 8K TVs that have been around for more than two years are ranked by average expert review score then this TV is in the top 8%.
LG Televisions Have Good Reviews
We calculated the average reviews for all LG TVs and also specifically for LG 4K and 8K TVs and found that in both cases LG had good reviews compared to other brands.
Good High Def TV
One person who bought it concluded that it was good at displaying high definition TV. Expert review site Pcmag.com mentioned “Be prepared to pay for being on the cutting edge of HDTV tech” in their LG 65EC9700 review.
One LG 65EC9700 owner who reviewed the product thought it was a good design. Techreviewsource.com scored the LG 65EC9700 5 stars and wrote last year “Attractive design”.
The LG 65EC9700 is 3D compatible. Most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that have been around for around the same time as the 65EC9700 also are 3D compatible.
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Supports Smart TV Features
The LG 65EC9700 supports smart TV features, as do most of the other similar spec TVs that have been available for more than two years.
Has a WiFi Connection
Like most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that are a comparable age to the 65EC9700, the 65EC9700 has a WiFi connection.
LED Display Technology
The display technology of this TV is OLED, which is the most commonly found display technology on TVs of a similar age and spec to it.
Features OLED Technology
The LG 65EC9700 features OLED technology, which is unusual. Most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that have been around for around the same time as the 65EC9700 do not feature OLED technology.
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Does Not Have a Built-In Camera
The LG 65EC9700 does not have a built-in camera, although keep in mind that most of the other comparable spec televisions that were launched around the same time as the 65EC9700 also do not have a built-in camera.
Only One RF Port
The 65EC9700 is a one RF port television. Most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that have been around for a comparable time to the 65EC9700 have between one and two RF ports.
3 Other reasons to consider the LG 65EC9700
4K Ultra HD HD Type
The display resolution of this TV is 4K Ultra HD, which is the most commonly found HD type on TVs of this age and spec. 4K Ultra HD TVs have a resolution of 3840 x 2160 pixels.
4K Ultra HD TVs have a resolution of 3840 x 2160 pixels.
Released Over Two Years Ago
This 4K and 8K TV has been on the market for over two years.
At 51 millimeters, the LG 65EC9700 has a pretty average thickness compared to most of the other TVs that have been on the market for around the same time as the 65EC9700.
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4K Ultra HD
720p, 1080i, 1080p
LG Cinema 3D
RMS Rated Power
Audio Decoding Technology
Dolby Digital DTS
Ports & Interfaces
Headphone Output Port
Ethernet LAN Port
Composite Video in Port
Component Video in Port
USB 2.0 Port
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Port
Standby Power Consumption
AC Input Voltage
100 - 240
AC Input Frequency
50, 60, 50/60
Weight & Dimensions
Weight (with Stand)
Depth (with Stand)
Height (with Stand)
Width (with Stand)
2 March 2015
The 65-inch curved OLED LG 65EC9700 delivers an absolutely superb picture. In fact, it's one of the best televisions we've ever tested. But be prepared to pay for being on the cutting edge of HDTV...