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LG 49UB8500
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LG 49UB8500

49" Passive May 2014
Display Diagonal HD Type 3D 3D Type Release Date
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LG 49UB8500 4K TV Full Review
4K UHD 3D TV Review LG 49UB8500 part 1
4K UHD 3D TV review LG 49ub8500 part 3
4K UHD TV Review LG 49ub8500 Part 2

10 Reasons For

Good Brand

LG has good average reviews for its 4K and 8K TVs as well as across its entire TV range.

Nice Design

One LG 49UB8500 owner who purchased it said that it was a good design. Expert review site Reviewed.com said in their LG 49UB8500 review “The TV certainly impresses with its sleek design, snappy smar”.

Robust

One customer who bought the LG 49UB8500 considered that it was well made. Expert review site Reviewed.com said two years ago “A sleek, viable option for select viewers The LG 49UB8500 (MSRP $1,699) might be a solid choice for viewers who want in on the 4K craze.” in their review.

Good 3D Picture Quality

One customer said in their reviews that the product had a good 3D picture quality. Reviewed.com wrote “Delivers great extras like 3D and LG's new web”.

3D Compatible

The 49UB8500 is 3D compatible. Most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that have been on the market for more than two years also are 3D compatible.

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Supports Smart TV Features

The LG 49UB8500 supports smart TV features, as do most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that were launched around the same time as the 49UB8500.

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Has a WiFi Connection

has a WiFi connection

The 49UB8500 has a WiFi connection. Most of the other televisions of this age and spec also have a WiFi connection.

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2160p Video Mode

The 49UB8500 supports a 2160p video mode which is better than most TVs of a similar type and age to it. Most similar spec televisions that are a comparable age to it support a 1080p video mode.

This TV's video mode (2160p) is in fact the best supported video mode across all televisions of this type and age.

The worst supported video mode across similar types of TV is 480p.

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Has Five Sound Modes

The 49UB8500 has a greater number of sound modes than most televisions that have been on the market for more than two years. This television has a Music sound mode, which is the most frequently found sound mode found on TVs that are a comparable age to the 49UB8500. The sound modes "Dynamic", "Movie", "Sports" and "Standard" are also found on this TV.

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Light

The 49UB8500 is quite light (only 17.5 kilograms) compared to most of the other TVs of this age and type. The weights of 4K and 8K TVs that were launched around the same time as the 49UB8500 range from 2.2kg to 120kg.

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5 Reasons Against

Poor Expert Reviews

Based on two expert reviews from sites including parentesis.com and reviewed.com the average expert rating of this television is 59 out of 100. Experts don't rate this LG television very highly.

Does Not Have a Built-In Camera

The 49UB8500 does not have a built-in camera, although it is worth keeping in mind that most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that are a similar age to the 49UB8500 also do not have a built-in camera.

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Does Not Feature OLED Technology

Most TVs of a comparable age and spec to the 49UB8500 do not feature OLED technology. The 49UB8500 is no exception to this as it too does not feature OLED technology.

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Only Supports One Video Format

The number of video formats supported by the 49UB8500 is more than most TVs of a comparable spec and age to it. The most frequently supported video format is AVI, but this video format is not supported by this TV. The video formats DIVX HD are also supported by this television.

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Quite Low RMS Rated Power

The 49UB8500 has one of the lower RMS rated power (only 20 Watts) amongst 4K and 8K TVs of this age. Across all the 4K and 8K TVs that have been on the market for around the same time as the 49UB8500 the RMS rated power range from 8W to 120W, and the average RMS rated power is 31W.

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3 Other reasons to consider the LG 49UB8500

4K Ultra HD HD Type

4K Ultra HD HD type

The display resolution of this television is 4K Ultra HD, which is typical of many 4K and 8K TVs that were released around the same time as it. 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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Released Over Two Years Ago

It was over two years ago when this TV was released.

Average Thickness

At 38.1 millimeters, the 49UB8500 has a pretty average thickness compared to most of the other TVs of this age and spec.

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Specification

Display
Display Diagonal
HD Type
3D
3D Type
Screen Shape
Display Resolution
Supported Video Modes
Aspect Ratio
2D-3D Converter
Screen Format Adjustments
Supported Graphics Resolutions
Smart TV
Smart TV
Operating System Installed
Audio
RMS Rated Power
Number of Loudspeakers
Built-In Speaker(s)
Sound Modes
Audio Decoders
Ports & Interfaces
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Ports
RF Ports Quantity
RS-232 Ports
Digital Audio Optical Out
Composite Video in
Component Video (YPbPr/YCbCr) in
USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
HDMI Ports Quantity
Consumer Electronics Control (CEC)
Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL)
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Ports Quantity
Networking
Wi-Fi
Ethernet LAN
Wi-Fi Direct
Management Features
Sleep Timer
On/Off Timer
Performance
Video Formats Supported
Audio Formats Supported
Image Formats Supported
24p Support
Design
Colour of Product
Ergonomics
VESA Mounting Interfaces
On/off Switch
VESA Mounting
Power
Power Consumption (standby)
AC Input Voltage
AC Input Frequency
Certificates
Energy Star Certified
Weight & Dimensions
Depth
Weight
Package Weight
Weight With Stand
Depth (with Stand)
Height (with Stand)
Width (with Stand)
Height
Width
Package Height
Package Width
Packaging Content
3D Glasses Included
Handheld Remote Control
3D Glasses Quantity
Manual

Expert Reviews

(4)
13 August 2014

A sleek, viable option for select viewers The LG 49UB8500 (MSRP $1,699) might be a solid choice for viewers who want in on the 4K craze, but only if they tend to watch in brighter settings. The...

17 June 2014

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18 December 2014

Tenho certa fixação em TVs 4K : elas são grandes, lindas e com imagens arrebatadoras. Ainda têm custo proibitivo para a maioria da humanidade, mas já são mais acessíveis que na época do... Read more…

29 November 2014

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