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LG 79UX970H

LG 79UX970H

80.1" Edge-LED Feb 2016
Display Diagonal HD Type 3D LED Backlighting Type Release Date
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8 Reasons For

LG TVs Have Good Reviews

LG is one of the superior TV brands according to average reviews from owners and experts, and LG also has good reviews for its 4K and 8K TVs.

3D Compatible

The LG 79UX970H is 3D compatible, unlike most of the other TVs that have been available for a similar time to the 79UX970H which are not 3D compatible.

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Supports Smart TV Features

Like most of the other new televisions, the 79UX970H supports smart TV features.

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Has a WiFi Connection

has a WiFi connection

The LG 79UX970H has a WiFi connection. Most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that are a similar age to the 79UX970H also have a WiFi connection.

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Two Ethernet LAN Ports

The 79UX970H is a two Ethernet LAN port TV. Most of the other similar spec TVs that were released around the same time as the 79UX970H only have one Ethernet LAN port.

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Two Point One Loudspeakers

The LG 79UX970H is a two point one loudspeaker TV. Most of the other TVs that have been around for around the same time as the 79UX970H have between 1 and 11 loudspeakers.

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Quite Fast Response Time

The LG 79UX970H has one of the faster response times (only 6 milliseconds) amongst TVs of this age. 4K and 8K TVs that have been around for around the same time as the 79UX970H have response times of between 1ms and 10ms, and the average response time is 7.2ms.

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Supports One Analog Signal Format System

The 79UX970H has a greater number of analog signal format systems than most 4K and 8K TVs that have been on the market for a similar time to it. This TV supports an NTSC analog signal format system, which is the most frequently supported analog signal format system supported by 4K and 8K TVs that have been available for around the same time as the 79UX970H.

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9 Reasons Against

Does Not Have a Built-In Camera

The 79UX970H does not have a built-in camera. Most of the other TVs that came out in the last 12 months also do not have a built-in camera.

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Only One RF Input

Most similar spec TVs that are a comparable age to the 79UX970H have between one and two RF inputs, including the LG 79UX970H which has one RF input.

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Only Supports One Image Format

The number of image formats supported by the LG 79UX970H is more than most 4K and 8K TVs that were released around the same time as it. This TV supports a JPG image format, which is the most commonly supported image format supported by comparable spec televisions that have been available for a similar time to the 79UX970H.

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Does Not Feature OLED Technology

Most similar spec televisions that were released in the last 12 months do not feature OLED technology. The 79UX970H is no exception to this as it too does not feature OLED technology.

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Only Supports Five Audio Formats

The LG 79UX970H has a greater number of audio formats than most similar spec televisions that have been on the market for around the same time as it. This TV supports an MP3 audio format, which is the most frequently supported audio format supported by comparable spec TVs that were released in the last year. The audio formats "AAC", "AC3", "EAC3" and "PCM" are also supported by this LG television.

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Only One RF Port

Most recently released 4K and 8K TVs have between one and two RF ports, including the 79UX970H which has one RF port.

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Only Two USB 2.0 Ports

The 79UX970H is a two USB 2.0 port TV. Most of the other similar spec TVs that are a comparable age to the 79UX970H have between one and two USB 2.0 ports.

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Fairly High Annual Energy Consumption

With an annual energy consumption of 224 kilowatt hours, the 79UX970H has one of the higher annual energy consumptions amongst similar spec televisions of this age. The annual energy consumptions of recently released 4K and 8K TVs range from 59kWh to 420kWh, and the average annual energy consumption is 140kWh.

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Very Heavy

With a weight of 52.3 kilograms, the 79UX970H is very heavy compared to most of the other latest 4K and 8K TVs. The average weight of new 4K and 8K TVs is 20kg, and the weights range from 7.5kg to 59kg.

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2 Other reasons to consider the LG 79UX970H

4K Ultra HD HD Type

4K Ultra HD HD type

The display resolution of this TV is 4K Ultra HD, which is typical of many 4K and 8K TVs that have been on the market for a comparable time 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.

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Average Thickness

At 58.42 millimeters, the 79UX970H has a fairly typical thickness compared to most of the other latest comparable spec TVs.

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Specification

Display
Display Diagonal
HD Type
3D
LED Backlighting Type
Contrast Ratio (typical)
Screen Shape
Motion Interpolation Frequency
Response Time
Contrast Ratio (dynamic)
Display Resolution
Aspect Ratio
Display Technology
Screen Format Adjustments
Display Diagonal (metric)
Viewing Angle, Horizontal
Supported Graphics Resolutions
Viewing Angle, Vertical
TV Tuner
Digital Signal Format System
Tuner Type
Analog Signal Format System
Smart TV
Smart TV
Internet TV
Video On Demand (VOD) Support
Welcome Message
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
PC Audio in
Component Video (YPbPr/YCbCr) in
USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
HDCP
HDMI Version
HDMI Ports Quantity
Intel® Wireless Display (Intel® WiDi)
VGA (D-Sub) Ports Quantity
RJ-12 Ports Quantity
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Ports Quantity
Networking
Wi-Fi
Bluetooth
Ethernet LAN
Miracast
Wi-Fi Direct
Browsing
Management Features
Smart Modes
Auto Power Off
Hotel Mode
Performance
Audio Formats Supported
Image Formats Supported
24p Support
Picture Processing Technology
Ergonomics
VESA Mounting Interfaces
VESA Mounting
Power
Power Consumption (typical)
Power Consumption (standby)
Annual Energy Consumption
AC Input Voltage
AC Input Frequency
Certificates
Certification
Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) Certified
Energy Star Certified
RoHS Compliance
Weight & Dimensions
Depth
Weight
Package Weight
Weight With Stand
Depth (with Stand)
Height (with Stand)
Width (with Stand)
Height
Width
Package Height
Package Depth
Package Width
Packaging Content
Cables Included
Manual
Technical Details
RF Input
Dolby Technologies
VGA (D-Sub) Input Ports
Power Save Mode
Other Features
Package Weight

Running Cost

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Electricity cost when switched on $127.26
Electricity cost when on standby $2.25
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Total running cost over 5 years $129.51
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Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.87 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
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To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant 23 tree seedlings and grow them for 10 years.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers 79ux970, 79ux970h, lg 79ux970, lg 79ux970h
Barcodes 00719192198531, 00719192918122

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