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LG is one of the better rated television manufacturers according to average user and expert reviews, and LG also has good ratings for its 4K and 8K TVs.
Supports Smart TV Features
The LG 40UB8000 supports smart TV features. Most of the other similar spec TVs that were launched more than two years ago also support smart TV features.
Has a WiFi Connection
The 40UB8000 has a WiFi connection, as do most of the other similar spec TVs that have been around for more than two years.
The 40UB8000 is one of the lighter TVs that have been available for around the same time as the 40UB8000 (only 10.4 kilograms) amongst similar spec TVs of this age. Comparable spec televisions that were released more than two years ago have weights of between 2.2kg and 120kg, and the average weight is 30kg.
8 Reasons Against
Not 3D Compatible
Most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that have been around for a similar time to the 40UB8000 are 3D compatible, however the LG 40UB8000 is not 3D compatible.
Does Not Have a Built-In Camera
The LG 40UB8000 does not have a built-in camera. Most of the other comparable spec TVs that have been around for around the same time as the 40UB8000 also do not have a built-in camera.
Only Supports One Image Format
The number of image formats supported by the 40UB8000 is more than most TVs of a comparable age and type to it. This television supports a JPG image format, which is the most frequently supported image format supported by similar spec TVs that are a comparable age to the 40UB8000.
Does Not Feature OLED Technology
The 40UB8000 does not feature OLED technology. Most of the other similar spec TVs that have been on the market for a comparable time to the 40UB8000 also do not feature OLED technology.
+5 More reasons against
Only Supports One Video Format
The number of video formats supported by the 40UB8000 is more than most TVs of this age and spec. The most commonly supported video format is AVI, but this video format is not supported by this LG TV. The video formats DIVX HD are also supported by this LG television.
Only Analog Tuner
This TV has an Analog tuner, which is typical of many TVs that have been available for around the same time as it.
Only Three HDMI Ports
The LG 40UB8000 is a three HDMI port television. Most of the other similar spec televisions that were released more than two years ago have between one and four HDMI ports.
Only Two USB 2.0 Ports
The LG 40UB8000 is a two USB 2.0 port television. Most of the other televisions that were released around the same time as the 40UB8000 have between one and two USB 2.0 ports.
3 Other reasons to consider the LG 40UB8000
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 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.
Released Over Two Years Ago
This TV has been on the market for over two years.
At 48.2 millimeters, the 40UB8000 has a relatively typical thickness compared to most of the other TVs of a similar spec and age to the 40UB8000.
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