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LG 84LM960

CNET.co.uk Editor's Choice Techradar Recommended homecinemachoice.com Reference Status Trusted Reviews Recommended avforums.com Recommended
84" 1,000Hz Sep 2012
Screen Size HD Type 3D Compatible Refresh Rate Release Date
LG 84 inch ULTRA HD TV presents a whole new level of picture quality, boasting a resolution four times higher than Full HD. Naturally, it is incredibly immersive, vivid and crisp, even when viewed... More
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18 Reasons For

Twelve Industry Awards

Amongst televisions of a comparable age and spec, this LG TV is one of the most highly awarded.

The writers at six expert review sites all concluded that they would endorse this TV. This LG TV received a "Recommended" award from Trusted Reviews, Techradar, M3.idg.se, Hi-tech.mail.ru/, Zoom.cnews.ru and Avforums.com.

This television received an "Editor's Choice" from both CNET.co.uk and Log.com.tr, both of which decided that this TV was exceptional.

Homecinemachoice.com gave this television a "Reference Status" award, it received an "Outstanding" award from Areadvd.de and Bluray-disc.de gave it a "Very Good" award.

Ferra.ru gave this LG television a "Best Product" award.

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Good Expert Reviews

On average, based on twenty-nine expert reviews from sites including Trusted Reviews, Expert Reviews, Techradar and T3.com this LG television has an overall expert rating of 86 out of 100.

Good High Def TV

Some people concluded that it was good at displaying high definition TV. Trustedreviews.com rated the product 4 stars and mentioned on Trusted Reviews “An 84in 4k - sorry, ‘ultra HD' - TV”. Homecinemachoice.com said in their LG 84LM960 review “As if touched up by a troupe of Kubrick monkeys, yesterday's Full HD TV is now on course for a revolutionary image upgrade to 4K Ultra high-definition”. Techradar.com mentioned on Techradar “The LG 84LM960V is the first widely distributed Ultra HD resolution TV to launch in the UK” and scored the product 4 stars.

Nice Design

A few LG 84LM960 reviewers who reviewed it thought it was good looking. Four years ago Trustedreviews.com mentioned “Its native 4k pictures are mesmerisingly good, its upscaled HD ones are also pretty special” in their review. Expert review site Wired.co.uk said in their review of the LG 84LM960 “Mostly beautiful”.

LG Has Good TV Reviews

On average LG 4K and 8K TVs have good reviews compared to other manufacturers as do all TVs produced by LG.

Good 3D Picture Quality

Two customers who bought the LG 84LM960 agreed that it had a good 3D picture quality. Expert review site Stuff.tv said “What's the best thing about passive 3D? The cheaper specs” and gave this TV a very good rating.

Good Technical Features

One LG 84LM960 owner who purchased this TV considered that it had good features. Cnet.co.uk mentioned on CNET.co.uk “The 47-inch LG 47LM960V is a beautiful TV that delivers great pictures and audio alongside class-leading smart TV features” in their review.

Good Sound Quality

One customer who bought it concluded that it had good sound quality.

Easy to Use

One customer who reviewed it thought it had a good experience. Four years ago expert website Insideci.co.uk said in their review of this TV “Any doubt that 4K Ultra HD is a very significant upgrade to home entertainment experience is immediately dispelled by this impressive LG”.

Good Connectivity

One person concluded that this TV was able to connect to the internet.

Good Picture Quality

One LG 84LM960 owner who bought it mentioned that it had a sharp image. Expert review site Wired.co.uk gave it a score of 4 stars and wrote three years ago “It looks terrific, doesn't disappoint in terms of sharpness and colour”.

3D Compatible

The LG 84LM960 is 3D compatible. Most of the other TVs of a comparable type and age to the 84LM960 also are 3D compatible.

We compared this TV to all the other 3D compatible televisions and we think because of it's better review score, the Toshiba 58L9363, the Panasonic TX-48AXW634, and the Samsung UE48HU7500 is also worth considering.

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Has a WiFi Connection

has a WiFi connection

The 84LM960 has a WiFi connection, as do most of the other televisions of this age and spec.

We compared this television to all the other TVs with a WiFi connection and we think the Toshiba 58L9363, the Philips 55PUS9109, and the Panasonic TX-65AXW804 which has better reviews is also worth considering.

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Supports Smart TV Features

The 84LM960 supports smart TV features. Most of the other TVs that have been on the market for more than two years also support smart TV features.

We think you might also be interested in some of the alternative TVs which support smart TV features currently available including the Toshiba 58L9363, the Thomson 49UZ8766, or the Panasonic TX-65AXW804 which has better reviews.

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802.11n WiFi Standard

This TV supports an 802.11a|802.11b|802.11g|802.11n WiFi standard, which is the most frequently supported WiFi standard on televisions that have been around for a similar time to it.

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Two RF Ports

The 84LM960 is a two RF port TV. Most of the other similar spec TVs that have been around for around the same time as the 84LM960 have between one and two RF ports.

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Fairly High Subwoofer RMS Power

The LG 84LM960 has one of the higher subwoofer RMS power (30 Watts) amongst similar spec TVs of this age. Across all the 4K and 8K TVs that have been available for a similar time to the 84LM960 the subwoofer RMS power range from 2W to 70W, and the average subwoofer RMS power is 21W.

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Analog Tuner

This television has an Analog & Digital tuner, which is typical of many televisions of this type and age.

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9 Reasons Against

Poor Product Quality

One person who reviewed it reckoned that it was not good quality. Expert website Flatpanelshd.com mentioned “The apps are too few and too low quality”.

Poor Smart TV Features

One person who reviewed the LG 84LM960 concluded that it did not have good apps.

Does Not Have a Built-In Camera

The 84LM960 does not have a built-in camera, although keep in mind that most of the other TVs of this type and age also do not have a built-in camera.

Alternative TVs which also have a built-in camera that you might also want to look at include the 65PUS9109, or the 65PUS9809 both from Philips or the Panasonic TX-65AXW804 which is also higher rated.

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Only Supports One Image Format

The number of image formats supported by the LG 84LM960 is more than most TVs of this age and type. This television supports a JPG image format, which is the most frequently supported image format supported by TVs that have been on the market for a similar time to the 84LM960.

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Does Not Feature OLED Technology

Most comparable spec TVs that have been available for around the same time as the 84LM960 do not feature OLED technology. The 84LM960 is no exception to this as it too does not feature OLED technology.

It is worth also looking at other televisions which also feature OLED technology including the UE55HU6900, or the UE55HU7200 both from Samsung or the LG 77EC980 which also has a higher rating.

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Only Has One Smart Mode

The number of smart modes found on the 84LM960 is more than most 4K and 8K TVs that have been available for a comparable time to it. The most frequently found smart mode is Game, but this smart mode is not found on this TV. The smart modes Energy saving are also found on this television.

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Only Two Loudspeakers

Most 4K and 8K TVs that have been around for a comparable time to the 84LM960 have between 2 and 19 loudspeakers, including the 84LM960 which has two loudspeakers.

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Quite High Annual Energy Consumption

At 375 kilowatt hours, the LG 84LM960 has a quite high annual energy consumption compared to most of the other TVs of this age and type. The average annual energy consumption of televisions of this spec and age is 210kWh.

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Heavy

Across all the 4K and 8K TVs that have been on the market for a similar time to the 84LM960 the weights range from 2.2kg to 120kg. The LG 84LM960 is one of the heavier TVs of this type and age (70.4 kilograms) amongst 4K and 8K TVs of this age.

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3 Other reasons to consider the LG 84LM960

4K Ultra HD HD Type

4K Ultra HD HD type

The display resolution of this television is 4K Ultra HD, which is the most commonly found HD type on TVs of this spec and age. 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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Average Refresh Rate

At 1,000 hertz, the 84LM960 has a relatively standard refresh rate compared to most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that have been on the market for more than two years.

If this television refresh rate is too slow for you then you might also want to consider the Samsung UE78U8500 (1,200Hz), the Philips 65PUS9809 (1,200Hz), or the Panasonic TX-48AX630 (1,200Hz) which also has a higher rating.

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Average Thickness

With a thickness of 39.9 millimeters, the LG 84LM960 has a relatively average thickness compared to most of the other TVs of a comparable spec and age to the 84LM960.

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Specification

Display
Screen Size
HD Type
Refresh Rate
Screen Shape
OLED Technology
Motion Interpolation Frequency
Motion Interpolation Technology
Display Resolution
Video Mode
Screen Format Adjustment
Aspect Ratio
Display Diagonal
Graphics Resolution
TV Tuner
Digital Signal Format System
Tuner
Smart TV
Audio
Subwoofer RMS Power
RMS Rated Power
Loudspeaker
Ports & Interfaces
Headphone Output Port
Ethernet LAN Port
RF Port
SCART Port
Digital Audio Optical Out Port
Component Video in Port
USB 2.0 Port
HDMI Port
VGA Port
Networking
Bluetooth Connection
WiFi Standard
Management Features
Smart Mode
OSD Language
Performance
Optical Disc Drive
Integrated Card Reader
Video Format
Audio Format
Image Format
Stored Teletext Page
Design
Colour
Ergonomics
VESA Mounting Interface
Power
Typical Power Consumption
Standby Power Consumption
Energy Efficiency Class
Input Frequency
Annual Energy Consumption
AC Input Voltage
AC Input Frequency
Input Voltage
Certificates
Weight & Dimensions
Thickness
Weight
Package Weight
Weight (with Stand)
Height
Width
Packaging Height
Packaging Depth
Packaging Width
Packaging Content

12 Awards

log.com.tr Editor's Choice CNET.co.uk Editor's Choice Techradar Recommended homecinemachoice.com Reference Status zoom.cnews.ru Recommended ferra.ru Best Product Trusted Reviews Recommended bluray-disc.de Very Good avforums.com Recommended areadvd.de Outstanding M3.idg.se Recommended hi-tech.mail.ru/ Recommended

Expert Reviews

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12 September 2013

There's no denying this is a hugely capable set ? and that 4K capability is stunning. But getting decent source material is likely to be an issue for years to come. So we're left with a huge...

12 September 2013

Homecinemachoice.com

The humble television is changing. As if touched up by a troupe of Kubrick monkeys, yesterday's Full HD TV is now on course for a revolutionary image upgrade to 4K Ultra high-definition, an... Read more…

28 June 2013

A great first effort for 4K, but this TV's way too expensive and is otherwise just like a regular LG TV...

30 April 2013

The LG 84LM960V is big, and mostly beautiful. It looks terrific, doesn't disappoint in terms of sharpness and colour, and it certainly fills a room. Whether the extra inches justify a leap in...

5 February 2013

LG's 84LM960V is the first UHD television that we've tested, and we like what we see so far. UHD material looks fantastic with lots of detail and depth to the image. It's a shame that LG didn't...

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User Reviews

(1)
Reviewed 18 July 2013 by Justmyselfman

Having recently sold some spare kidneys on the black market and half of the useable part of my liver, I decided it would be a worthwhile investment to aquire a new TV set.

I spent... Read more…

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Electricity cost when switched on $317.42
Electricity cost when on standby $1.41
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Total running cost over 5 years $318.83
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Running this TV over 5 years will generate 2.0 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
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To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant 53 tree seedlings and grow them for 10 years.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers 84lm960, 84lm960v, lg electronics 84lm960, lg electronics 84lm960v
Barcodes 05055528548270, 08806084020840, 08806084020918, 08806084020932, 08806084020994
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