Fourteen customers who reviewed the LG 65LA9700 thought it was good at displaying high definition TV. Pcmag.com said in their review of the LG 65LA9700 on expert review site PC Mag three years ago “Ultra HD (or 4K) HDTVs have been difficult to come by here in PCMag Labs, so we were pretty jazzed when an LG's 65LA9700 screen showed up for testing”. In the same month expert review site Digitaltrends.com said “And while it isn't LG's fault that there's no 4K content to enjoy on its Ultra HDTV, that do” in their review of the LG 65LA9700. Goodgearguide.com.au mentioned on expert review site Good Gear Guide.com.au “LG's LA9700 is the company's 65in Ultra HD television for 2013” in their review of the LG 65LA9700.
LG Has Good Television 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 manufacturers.
Good Product Quality
A number of LG 65LA9700 reviewers who bought the LG 65LA9700 considered that it was good quality. Three years ago expert website Digitaltrends.com said “Its picture quality is outstanding and its 4K performance is dazzling”. Techguide.com.au mentioned “It has excellent picture and sound quality along with upscaling abilities to make the TV enjoyable today” in their LG 65LA9700 review.
Good Picture Quality
One LG 65LA9700 reviewer who purchased it thought it had good picture quality.
Good Sound Quality
One LG 65LA9700 owner who reviewed the product wrote that it had good sound quality.
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Good Technical Features
One person who bought it considered that it had good features. Pcmag.com wrote on expert review site PC Mag “The LG LA9700 series of 4K HDTVs deliver plenty of features along with a stunning Ultra HD picture with exquisite detail” in their review of the LG 65LA9700 and gave it a rating of 4 stars.
Three USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Ports
The 65LA9700 is a three USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A port television.
Has a Built-In Camera
Unlike most of the other TVs of this spec and age which do not have a built-in camera, the 65LA9700 has a built-in camera.
Like most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that were released more than two years ago, the 65LA9700 is 3D compatible.
Supports Smart TV Features
Like most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that came out more than two years ago, the 65LA9700 supports smart TV features.
Has a WiFi Connection
The 65LA9700 has a WiFi connection. Most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that came out more than two years ago also have a WiFi connection.
LED Display Technology
The display technology of this television is LED, which is typical of many televisions that have been on the market for around the same time as it.
Fairly High RMS Rated Power
Across all the 4K and 8K TVs that have been available for a similar time to the 65LA9700 the RMS rated power range from 8W to 120W, and the average RMS rated power is 31W. The LG 65LA9700 has a quite high RMS rated power (50 Watts) compared to most of the other similar spec TVs that have been around for a comparable time to the 65LA9700.
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Does Not Feature OLED Technology
Like most of the other televisions of a comparable type and age to the 65LA9700, the 65LA9700 does not feature OLED technology.
Only Two Processor Cores
Most similar spec TVs that have been available for around the same time as the 65LA9700 have between two and five processor cores, including the LG 65LA9700 which has two processor cores.
Very Slow Motion Interpolation Frequency
With a motion interpolation frequency of only 240 hertz, the LG 65LA9700 has one of the slower motion interpolation frequencies amongst comparable spec TVs of this age. The average motion interpolation frequency of TVs of this spec and age is 920Hz.
Only Three HDMI Ports
The 65LA9700 is a three HDMI port television. Most of the other TVs of this spec and age have between one and four HDMI ports.
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The weights of comparable spec televisions that have been on the market for more than two years range from 2.2kg to 120kg, and the average weight is 30kg. With a weight of 40.4 kilograms, the 65LA9700 is one of the heavier similar spec TVs that were launched around the same time as the 65LA9700 amongst televisions of this age.
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4K Ultra HD HD Type
The display resolution of this TV is 4K Ultra HD, which is typical of many TVs of a similar type and age to 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.
Released Over Two Years Ago
LG released the 65LA9700 over two years ago.
With a thickness of 40.894 millimeters, the 65LA9700 has a relatively typical thickness compared to most of the other TVs of this spec and age.
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