If you are thinking about buying an LG TV then our handy guide provides you with all the key info at a glance. Our objective, impartial comparison of TV brands is compiled by analysing over 150,000 user and expert reviews and over 2,000 awards from hundreds of different review sites on over 8,300 TVs.
LG are recognised for their wide selection of premium and award winning TVs. Their TVs start at $150 for the 24LF452B which has a display diagonal of 24", a thickness of 53mm and is a full hd TV and go up to $10,000 for the 86UH9500 which has a display diagonal of 86", a thickness of 67mm and is a 4K TV. The average price of a new LG TV is $1,893.
LG are recognised for their wide selection of premium and award winning TVs.
Is LG the Best TV Brand?
So are LG TVs any good? We give every TV a Kagoo Score by analysing its specs, reviews and prices and comparing this to its competitors. By aggregating this data across all TVs we are able to impartially rank all the TV brands.
LG is ranked the No. 1 best TV brand.
Our detailed analysis taking into account all of the above factors found that LG is the actually best TV brand out there.
Let's look at how LG TVs compare to the other TV brands across each of the key facets that make up the Kagoo Score.
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There's a wide selection of LG TVs available compared to other TV brands, with over 50 LG TVs currently on the market in the US. LG also have better reviews than the typical TV brand, with the average rating of a LG TV being 88%.
The average review score for a LG TV is 88%.
LG have a number of great features including OLED technology, LG ThinQ AI and Ultra Surround which sets them apart from the competition. When it comes to energy efficiency the average annual running cost of LG TV is $29 (based on a person typically using a TV for 5 hours per day), which makes them more efficient than most other TV brands.
However LG TVs tend to be more expensive than most other TV brands making them a less popular choice with consumers.
No. Of TVs
Average Price $818
Price Distribution of All TVs
No. Of TVs
Average Price $1,893
Price Distribution of LG TVs
What Do the LG TV Reviews Say?
We've added up all the reviews for every LG TV to work out the average distribution of reviews for LG and then compared this to the other TV brands.
LG has a lower proportion of 4 and 5 star expert and user reviews for its TVs than most other brands.
Over 88% of expert reviews and 93% of user reviews for LG TVs are 4 stars or higher. This compares to 91% and 93% respectively across all TV brands.
Purchasers of LG TVs frequently mentioned that the product was easy to use, nicely designed and had nice technical features. Their TVs have also won 590+ awards.
In the table below we compare the average review score given to LG TVs by some of the most popular technology review sites against their reviews for other TV brands. The best review score from each review source is highlighted in green.
After checking thousands of expert review websites we found 591 industry awards for LG TVs. The table below compares the number of awards received by LG to other popular TV brands. The largest number of awards provided by each review source is highlighted in green.
We checked over 150,000 reviews to find comments about the reliability of LG TVs. over 1,400 of these reviews mention reliability of which 88% were positive. Therefore the vast majority of LG TV owners and reviewers thought the product was reliable.
88% of reviewers think LG TVs are reliable.
So, most people think that LG TVs are good quality. Now let's take a look at some of the reviews for LG TVs that mention reliability:
Still waiting for replacement for damaged tv " NOT HAPPY
Do buy the LG E7 if you like fancy design along with slightly better sound quality built in
Throw impressive build quality into the mix
There is a robust smart TV platform
The LG UF6800 is a 4K ULTRA HD TV with a sophisticated 4K up-scaler built in
it’s a shame there are no HD tuners built in
the £2,300 OLED55B6 lacks the build quality
Anyone reading the AV press recently could be forgiven for thinking that a format war has broken out over 3D TV
we'd be slightly worried if the images on display didn't look up to scratch
broken up by an unusual dip in the lower-right edge where the power-on light glows blue or red
I'm fully working order no damage what so ever worth the money
For those with an unlimited budget then the LG OLED77C9PUB is the best LG TV out there. At $3,599 it's not cheap, but is excellent quality and as such we gave it Kagoo Score of 83.
Features We Love:
Large display diagonal (77")
Features OLED technology
Thinner than average (46.9mm)
A multi award winning and fully featured 4K 46.9mm thick TV, with low running costs and OLED technology. It supports timeshift and Picture-in-Picture, has a game mode and features voice control. Multiple reviews mentioned that this TV has very good picture quality and sound quality, and it's very good-looking.
1,790 Reviews + 9 Awards
Value for Money
$200 Over 5 Years
Purchasers report that LG OLED77C9PUB has brilliant expert reviews and outstanding user reviews with 95% of buyers recommending this television to others.
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The LG OLED77C9PUB is 1,228mm wide, 706mm tall, 46.9mm thick and weighs 18.9kg.
The cheapest price that we could find for the OLED77C9PUB in the US is $3,599.00 but in total we found only 2 prices for it.