Edge-Lit LED Backlighting: Edge-lit LED backlighting is an array of
compact, energy-efficient, tiny light-emitting diodes inside the TV to
illuminate the picture. The new standard in HDTVs, LED is superior to older CCFL
technology, making slimmer televisions possible, with amazing brightness,
clarity and color detail.
Triple XD Engine w/ 1080P Resolution: The LED-LCD TV
utilizes LG's exclusive Triple XD Engine video processing system for crisp
images and rich, vibrant colors. The LG LED-LCD TV has a display resolution of
1920 x 1080 (1080p).
MCI (Motion Clarity Index) 120 w/ TruMotion: LG's MCI 120 technology lets you see
sports, video games and high-speed action with virtually no motion blur. Now
your TV can keep up with your fast- moving entertainment. The panels native
refresh rate is 60Hz, but LG's TruMotion technology simulates a 120Hz refresh-rate
effect for clearer motion images with less blur.
Video Inputs: The LG LED-LCD HDTV features HDMI, Component,
and Composite video inputs. All of the television's video inputs are displayed
- Triple HDMI Inputs: The three HDMI inputs will accept
1080p (60/24Hz), 1080i, 720p, and 480p video signals. The HDMI inputs not
only allow you to connect your Blu-ray/DVD player or Satellite/Cable
receiver to the TV, but also a laptop or computer.
- Component/Composite Video: The one Component Video
input will accept 1080p (60Hz), 1080i, 720p, 480p, and 480i signals. The
component video input can also be used as a composite video input (480i
Note: The TV has built-in over-the-air HDTV (ATSC) and Digital
Cable (QAM) tuners with an RF-coaxial input, so you don't need a separate
set-top box to receive and decode over-the-air HDTV/SDTV or unencrypted Digital
MHL Compatible: The HDMI 3 input is MHL compatible and
designed for the connection of select mobile phones and other portable
electronic devices. Simply plug your MHL compatible smartphone into the TV's
HDMI 3 port using the HDMI cable that is included with your mobile phone. MHL
allows you to display full 1080p video and still images on the LG TV from your
mobile smartphone. The TV's IR remote can be used to control basic playback
functions (such as Play/Pause, Stop Fast Forward/Rewind, and Menu navigation).
Your MHL compliant device will also charge while connected to the TV's HDMI 3
port. To find MHL-certified devices, go to
Picture Size (Aspect Ratio): You can select a different
aspect ratio depending on input source (analog broadcasting, digital
broadcasting, video input).
- 16:9: Resizes the image ratio to fit a 16:9 screen.
- Just Scan: Normally the edges of video signals are
cropped 1-2%. Just Scan turns off this cropping and shows the complete
- Set by Program: Depending on the input signal, screen
aspect ratio changes to 4:3 or 16:9.
- 4:3: Resizes the image ratio to fit a 4:3 screen.
- Zoom: Choose Zoom when you want to view the picture
without any alteration. However, the top and bottom portions of the picture
will be cropped.
- Cinema Zoom: Choose Cinema Zoom when you want to
enlarge the picture in correct proportion. This enlarges an image with
cinemascope aspect ratio (2.35:1) without distortion.
Picture Wizard (Picture Control): This feature lets you
adjust the picture quality of the original image. The LG TV's Picture Wizard
(Easy Picture Calibration) offers self-calibration with on-screen reference
points for key picture quality elements such as black level, color, tint,
sharpness and backlight levels. This feature takes the guesswork out of picture
Picture Modes: The LG LED-LCD TV provides preset, user, and
expert adjustment of the television's picture settings.
- Presets: Easy to use factory presets for picture mode
- APS (Auto Power Save): this Energy Saver mode
changes the TV's picture brightness to reduce power consumption
- Standard: provides optimum viewing for general use
- Vivid: maximizes the effect of the video by
strengthening the contrast, brightness, color, and sharpness
- Cinema: optimizes video for watching videos
- Sports: provides fast response speed for sports action
- Game: provides even faster response speeds for fast
- User Adjustment: This mode allows you to adjust the
video quality settings manually.
- Backlight: adjusts the brightness of the backlight
behind the LED-LCD screen; adjusting the back-light is recommended when
setting the brightness of the TV; when decreasing the backlight, the
brightness of the black becomes darker without any loss in video signal
and the power consumption is reduced
- Contrast: increase or decrease the gradient of the
video signal; you may use Contrast when the bright part of the picture
- Brightness: adjusts the base level of the signal in
the picture; you may use Brightness when the dark part of the picture is
- Sharpness: adjusts the level of crispness in the
edges between the light and dark areas of the picture; the lower the
level, the softer the image
- Color: adjusts intensity of all colors
- Tint: adjusts the balance between red and green
- Color Temp: set to warm to enhance hotter colors
such as red, or set to cool to enhance cooler colors such as blue
- Expert Mode: The LG LED-LCD TV is ISFccc Ready and
contains the detailed standards necessary for professional calibration of
brightness, contrast, tint, sharpness, color levels and much more to meet
local lighting conditions for both day and nighttime viewing. Settings are
added to preset Expert 1/2 modes for easy access from your LG remote.
Advanced Picture Control: Advanced Picture Control allows
you to adjust some of the advanced video features of the LG LED-LCD TV.
- Dynamic Contrast: Adjusts the contrast to keep it at
the best level according to the brightness of the screen. The picture is
improved by making bright parts brighter and dark parts darker.
- Dynamic Color: Adjusts screen colors so that they look
livelier, richer and clearer. This feature enhances hue, saturation and
luminance so that red, blue and green white look more vivid.
- Preferred Color: Fine tune Skin, Sky, and Grass color
- Super Resolution: Provides a crystal-clear picture by
improving the details in areas where the picture is blurry or unclear.
- Gamma: You can adjust the brightness of dark areas and
middle gray level areas of the picture.
- Color Gamut: Maximizes the utilization of colors to
increase color quality.
Picture Options: Additional picture options are available to
enhance your viewing experience.
- Real Cinema: Makes video clips recorded in a film look
more natural by eliminating judder effect.
- Black Level: Sets the black level of the screen to the
- Noise Reduction: Reduces screen noise without
compromising video quality.
- MPEG Noise Reduction: Removes noise caused by
- Motion Eye Care: Saves power consumption by adjusting
the brightness corresponding to movement in the video.
Digital Audio Output: The optical (toslink) digital output
terminal will output Dolby Digital (when available) or 2 channel PCM. The
digital optical output terminal only sends an audio signal in Dolby Digital when
receiving Dolby Digital surround sound from a digital broadcast channel through
the TV tuner or Dolby Digital content loaded onto USB. The optical digital audio
output will only output in 2ch stereo from sources connected to the television
via HDMI or RCA.
Note: This TV does not offer an analog audio output.
ARC (Audio Return Channel): The Audio Return Channel in HDMI
1.4 enables the TV, via a single HDMI cable, to send audio data "upstream" to
your A/V receiver; increasing user flexibility and eliminating the need for any
separate S/PDIF audio connection. This feature allows audio to be sent from the
television to your A/V receiver through the same HDMI cable already being used
to send audio/video to the television. This eliminates the need for extra cables
connected to the TV. ARC allows audio from the TV tuner, Network connection,
inserted USB device, HDMI inputs, or any analog connected device to be heard
through your ARC compatible AV receiver via the television's HDMI ARC input. The
audio from the TV's tuner, network connection, and USB port can pass as Dolby
Digital or 2ch PCM. HDMI and analog connected devices will be output as 2ch PCM
Note: Both the television and the receiver must support ARC
for this function to work properly. When connecting an A/V receiver that is
compatible with Audio Return Channel (ARC), connect it to the TV's HDMI 1
input. If connecting a system that is incompatible Audio Return Channel
(ARC), an additional audio connection via Digital Audio Out (Optical) is
Sound Optimizer + AV Sync: This function optimizes the sound based on
the environment in which the TV is installed (Normal, Wall-Mount, Stand). If the video and sound of the television are not
synced, you can adjust the delay of the audio output to match the video.
Preset + 5-Band EQ: Sound Mode lets you enjoy the best sound
without any special adjustment using factory presets. Standard, News, Music,
Cinema, Sport, and Game are preset for optimum sound quality. You can also
adjust the TV's sound manually by using the 5-band EQ (100Hz, 300Hz, 1khz, 3khz,
Audio Enhancements: The LG LED-LCD TV offers various audio
adjustments to enhance your overall experience.
- Virtual Surround Plus: Virtual Surround Plus delivers a
simulated surround sound effect with just the TVs two speakers.
- Clear Voice II: Clear Voice II enhances and amplifies
the frequency range of the human voice to help keep dialogue audible when
background noise swells.
- Smart Sound Mode: Smart Sound Mode provides optimized
sound adjusted for each source input. Smart Sound Mode automatically adjust
Preset/5-Band EQ, Virtual Surround, and Clear Voice II.
- Auto Volume: Auto Volume makes sure that the volume
level remains consistent whether you are watching a commercial or a regular
TV program. Because each broadcasting station has its own signal conditions,
volume adjustment may be needed every time the channel is changed. This
feature allows users to enjoy stable volume levels by making automatic
adjustments for each program.
Wired or Wireless Network Connection: This TV can be
connected to your home network via its Ethernet (LAN) port or built-in WiFi. If
both options are available in your network, the wired Ethernet connection is
recommended. Either network connection offers access to your PC
movie/photo/music files, LG Apps, and the Internet.
Note: A 10 Base-T or 100 Base-TX LAN port is required for
connection to this TV. Use a standard LAN cable with this TV (Cat5 or better
with a RJ-45 connector). The built-in wireless network adapter operates at
2.4-5.8 GHz radio frequencies, which are also used by other household devices.
LG Smart TV Apps: LG Smart TV Apps allows you to access a
variety of online services and content directly on the LG LED-LCD TV through its
network connection. LG Smart TV Apps is an easy way to access limitless content,
thousands of movies, customizable apps, videos, and browse the web; all
organized in a simple to use interface. LG Smart TV Apps
offers pay and free-of-charge instant streaming of movies, weather, videos, and
photo album services. Once you have connected the LG TV to your home network and
the internet, you can enjoy entertainment content, up-to-the minute news,
weather updates, photo management, and more by simply using the TV's remote
control and on-screen menu; all without a separate PC.
- Premium Apps: Get access to premium Movie, Music, and
Photo content from the following pre-installed apps -
Amazon Instant Video,
- Smart World Apps: LG Smart World is an online store for
the LG Smart TV where you can download additional free and fee-based apps of
diverse contents including education, entertainment, lifestyle, games, and
news. For example,
Spotify, AOL On,
Crackle will need to be downloaded from Smart World Apps.
LG Smart TV for the latest compatible apps. A minimum connection
speed of 2.5 Mbps is required for standard definition and 10 Mbps for
high-definition. Internet connection & subscriptions required.
Web Browser: The LG Smart TV features a built-in web browser
that lets you search the Internet for a particular website by URL or your
Favorites list. The web browser supports up to Flash 11, but does not support
platform-dependent technology like ActiveX. The web browser only replays the
following media file formats - JPEG/PNG/GIF. Not all websites will be available
for download, because of size and content.
Skype Ready: The LG Skype app lets you make video calls from
the comfort of your living room. Using the TV's remote control, you can create
free Skype accounts, log into existing accounts, and navigate via a simple Skype
interface made for the big screen. You can make free Skype-to-Skype voice and
video calls to friends and family, wherever they are in the world from the LG TV
(separate LG TV Skype camera required, sold separately). You cannot use input
device, such as a keyboard while using Skype.
SmartShare: SmartShare Technology lets you share content
stored on your PC, mobile device, or USB thumbdrive with friends and family via
DLNA, WiDi, Miracast, or USB 2.0.
- DLNA Certified: This TV is
which means it can display and play DivX movie, JPEG photo, and MP3/AAC/PCM
music content from your DLNA Certified network device and
DLNA server (such as your Windows 7 or 8 PC). The Digital Living Network
Alliance (DLNA) is a cross-industry organization of consumer electronics,
computing industry and mobile device companies. Digital Living provides
consumers with easy sharing of digital media through a wired or wireless
network in the home. If you don't already have DLNA software on your
Windows-based computer or server, simply download the
MediaHome 4 software from LG's website.
- WiDi + Miracast Technology: The LG LED-LCD TV features
built-in Intel Wireless Display (WiDi) and
Miracast technology for direct
wireless content transfer from compatible devices with no Wi-Fi network
needed. Now, you can enjoy all of your personal and online content on the
big screen with a simple wireless connection. With a laptop featuring Intel
Wireless Display (WiDi) or Android smartphone featuring Miracast, you can
sit back and experience your favorite movies, videos, photos, online
shows, and more in full HD (up to 1080P) and multichannel audio (up to
5.1ch) on the LG Smart TV.
- Triple USB Ports: The television features three USB type-A
ports for playback of DivX video, JPEG still image, and MP3/AAC/PCM music files
stored on a connected USB memory device. The television can support USB external
hard disc drives (up to 2TB) and USB mass storage class devices (up to 32GB).
The USB storage devices must be formatted as FAT 32 or NTFS file system. In
addition, the TV will charge USB devices that can be charged via USB (max.
5V/0.5A). The LG television lets you watch a slideshow of your photos (JPEG)
while listening to background music (MP3) from an inserted USB device.
Software Update: You can update the TV with the latest
software to enhance the product operation and/or add new features via the TV's
network connection. The tested TV contained software version 03.02.24 (as of
5/14/2013). Visit LG's
Support Site for the latest firmware/software updates.
Smart Home: LG's Smart Home menu is a unique, interactive,
simple-to-use on-screen user-interface that allows you to watch TV while you
search for premium online content, explore LG Apps, adjust picture settings,
switch external inputs, and select between connected network devices; all from
one menu screen on the LG LED-LCD TV. A few unique features of the Smart Home
on-screen menu include:
- What Is On Now?: This feature allows you to select and
watch recommended programs currently available from live TV broadcasts and
video-on-demand applications. You can also select and watch only recommended
content related to the program you are currently watching.
- Universal Search: You can do a universal keyword search
of online content, which includes the TV's internet apps and its web
- Recents List: A list of your most recently used Smart
- Live Plus: Live Plus is a service that provides various
information on the program you are currently watching in a pop-up format.
Only select broadcast companies and programs provide this service.
Favorites & Input Labels: The LG TV lets you store your
Favorite broadcast TV channels, as well as label your input sources.
- Favorite Channels: Favorite Channels are a convenient
feature that lets you quickly select channels of your choice without waiting
for the TV to search through all the in-between channels. You can check
which channels are stored in the memory by displaying the favorite channel
- Input Label List: The LG TV will only display inputs
which are connected to the television. You can select from preset names
(Blu-ray, DVD, Set-top Box, Satellite, Cable Box, Game, PC, or DVI) to label
each connected input.
AV Modes: AV Mode is three preset picture and audio
settings. It allows the viewer to quickly switch between common audio/video
settings. It includes Cinema, Game, Off (standard) Modes. With AV Mode, you can
easily select from one of these three picture modes to enjoy an optimized
picture and sound experience.
Analog and Digital Caption Modes: Analog and Digital
Captions are provided to help the hearing impaired watch TV. Select a caption
mode for displaying captioning information if provided on a program. Analog
caption displays information at any position on the screen and is usually the
program's dialog. Caption/Text, if provided by the broadcaster, would be
available for both digital and analog channels on the Antenna/Cable. This TV is
programmed to memorize the caption/text mode which was last set when you turned
the power off.
Parental Control: Parental Control can be used to block
specific channels, ratings, and other viewing sources (external input block).
The Parental Control Function is used to block program viewing based on the
ratings sent by the broadcasting station. The default setting is to allow all
programs to be viewed. Viewing can be blocked by choosing the type of the
program and the categories. It is also possible block a specific channel. The
Parental Control function is protected by a 4-digit user password.
ENERGY STAR Certified w/ Energy Saving Feature: Earning the
ENERGY STAR means a product meets strict energy efficiency guidelines set by the
US Environmental Protection Agency and the Department of Energy. For TVs, it
means they save energy both in Standby and On modes. ENERGY STAR qualified TVs
use about 30% less energy than standard units. The Energy Saving feature helps
to save electric power by adjusting the screen brightness; you can select from
six modes - Auto, Minimum, Medium, Maximum, Screen Off, or Off.
Timers: The LED-LCD TV employs On, Off, and Sleep Timer
- Auto On/Off: You can program the television to turn On
and turn Off at a certain time. You can set the On and Off timer to Daily,
Mon-Fri, Mon-Sat, Sat-Sun, or Once. You can also set the input, channel, and
volume level for the On Timer. If you do not press any button within 2 hours
after the TV turns on with the On Timer, the TV will automatically revert
back to standby mode.
- Sleep Timer: The Sleep Timer turns the TV off at the
preset time (10, 20, 30, 60, 90, 120, 180, or 240 minutes).
Built-in Customer Support: The LG LED-LCD Smart TV offers
built-in customer support to help your learn functions and diagnose problems.
- On-Screen User Guide: The TV offers a built-in,
on-screen User Guide to help you learn how to use your new TV.
- Picture/Sound Tests: This customer support function
executes picture and sound tests to make sure you have the TV properly
- LG Remote TV Service: LG Remote TV Service can allow LG
Customer Service to help you perform menu actions and resolve many problems
remotely. To use this feature make sure your TV is connected to the
IR Remote + SIMPLINK: The supplied IR remote control is
designed to only operate the LG LED-LCD television and SIMPLINK connected
components. SIMPLINK allows you to control and play other LG AV devices
connected with HDMI cable without additional cables and settings, from the
television's remote control. SIMPLINK provides the following remote functions.
- Direct Play: After connecting AV devices to the TV, you
can directly control the devices and play media without additional settings.
- Select Multimedia Device: Enables you to select one of
the multimedia device connected to the TV.
- Disc Playback: Control playback of connected Blu-ray
and DVD players.
- Power Off All Devices: When you power off the TV, all
connected devices are turned off.
- Sync Power On: When the equipment with SIMPLINK
function connected HDMI terminal starts to play, The TV will automatically
- Speaker: Selects either connected home theater or TV
Note: To operate SIMPLINK, an HDMI cable over Version 1.3
with CEC function should be used. This TV may work with devices with HDMI-CEC
support, but only devices with the "SIMPLINK" logo are fully supported
LG TV Remote App: You can download the LG TV Remote app
Google Play Store or
App Store) onto your Android (2.2+) smartphone/tablet or Apple iOS (5.0+)
device in order to control the television from your mobile device. In addition
to controlling the functions of the TV, the LG TV Remote app lets you stream
your favorite broadcast programs from the TV to your Android or Apple iOS
device. You can also access the TV's online applications, SmartShare content,
and Social Center apps. In addition, you can use your smartphone or tablet to
enter text (making web browsing easier). You can even use your smartphone/tablet
as game controller for select gaming apps on the TV.
Note: The LG TV and your Android or Apple iOS device must be connected to
the same network.
Keyboard Compatible: The LG LED-LCD TV supports the use of a
keyboard & mouse through its USB ports. You can enter text with the keyboard
when using the Search function and the built-in Web Browser.
Pedestal Stand: The TV is shipped with two pedestal stand
feet unattached; assembly is required using the supplied hardware. The
television weighs 13.7 lbs with the stand. The TV does not swivel.
Wall Mounting: The TV has four threaded inserts on the back
for use with an optional wall-mount bracket. The spacing of the mounting holes
is 200mm (h) x 200mm (v). The threaded inserts require 6mm machine screws (not
supplied). The television weighs 13.2 lbs without the stand.
Note: When mounting the TV on the stand or a wall (with
optional bracket) leave 4" of clearance on each side of the television and
4" above/below the television for adequate ventilation.
Detachable AC Power Cord: The television comes with a
detachable 5' AC power cord. The AC power cord sits 0.4375" out from the
rear-panel. The power cord is fitted with a right-angle AC plug that sits
0.8125" from the wall.
Kensington Lock: When mounting the monitor in a public
place, you can secure it with an optional anti-theft device called a Kensington
Lock (sold separately). This TV has a slot on the rear panel to accommodate a
Kensington Lock device.