Comparison between:
- 48.5" LG 49SK8500PLA
- 48.5" LG 49SK7900PLA
- 42.5" LG 43UP8000PUA

Brand, series, model

Information about the brand, series, model and model aliases.

LG 49SK8500PLALG 49SK7900PLALG 43UP8000PUA
SeriesSK850SK790UP80
LG 49SK8500PLALG 49SK7900PLALG 43UP8000PUA
Model alias--43UP80006
43UP8000PUR
Model year201820182021

Display

Information about the main characteristics of the display - panel, backlight, resolution, refresh rate, etc.

Size class48.5 in48.5 in42.5 in
Diagonal1231 mm
123.1 cm
48.4646 in
4.0387 ft
1231 mm
123.1 cm
48.4646 in
4.0387 ft
1080 mm
108 cm
42.5197 in
3.5433 ft
Width1072.91 mm
107.291 cm
42.2405 in
3.52 ft
1072.91 mm
107.291 cm
42.2405 in
3.52 ft
941.184 mm
94.1184 cm
37.0545 in
3.0879 ft
Height603.512 mm
60.3512 cm
23.7603 in
1.98 ft
603.512 mm
60.3512 cm
23.7603 in
1.98 ft
529.416 mm
52.9416 cm
20.8431 in
1.7369 ft
Panel manufacturerLG Display--
Panel typeIPSIPSVA
Panel bit depth10 bits10 bits8 bits
FRCNo-No
Colors1073741824 colors
30 bits
1073741824 colors
30 bits
16777216 colors
24 bits
Aspect ratio1.778:1
16:9
1.778:1
16:9
1.778:1
16:9
Resolution3840 x 2160 pixels
Ultra HD (UHD) / 4K / 2160p
3840 x 2160 pixels
Ultra HD (UHD) / 4K / 2160p
3840 x 2160 pixels
Ultra HD (UHD) / 4K / 2160p
Pixel pitch0.279 mm
0.0279 cm
0.011 in
0.0009 ft
0.279 mm
0.0279 cm
0.011 in
0.0009 ft
0.245 mm
0.0245 cm
0.0096 in
0.0008 ft
Pixel density91 ppi
35 ppcm
91 ppi
35 ppcm
103 ppi
40 ppcm
Display area92.6 %91.83 %91.36 %
BacklightDirect LED (Full-Array Local Dimming)Edge LEDDirect LED
DCI P394 %90 %-
Brightness400 cd/m²300 cd/m²-
Static contrast1600 : 11400 : 1-
HDRAdvanced HDR
Dolby Vision
HDR10
HLG (Hybrid Log Gamma)
HDR10
HLG (Hybrid Log Gamma)
Dolby Vision
HLG (Hybrid Log Gamma)
HDR10
Horizontal viewing angle178 °178 °178 °
Vertical viewing angle178 °178 °178 °
Minimum response time-8 ms
0.0080 s
-
Average response time-12 ms
0.0120 s
-
Maximum response time32 ms
0.0320 s
32 ms
0.0320 s
-
Input lag15 ms
0.0150 s
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Local dimming - 36 zonesRGBW structure - 2880 (RGB) + 960 (W)-

3D

3D displays use various technologies to achieve a 3D effect. Each of these technologies has its own advantages and drawbacks.

3DNoNoNo

Frequencies

Information about the horizontal and vertical refresh rates/frequencies.

Vertical frequency (digital)100 Hz / 120 Hz50 Hz / 60 Hz50 Hz / 60 Hz

Frame interpolation

Many smart TV sets use a technology for interpolating (inserting) of intermediate frames between existing ones in order to achieve more fluent visualization, especially for dynamic scenes.

Interpolation technologyTruMotionPicture Mastering Index-
Interpolation value2002200-
Interpolation measurement unit-PMI-

Power supply and consumption

Information about the power supply and consumption, energy efficiency class, etc.

220V220 V - 240 V220 V - 240 V220 V - 240 V
Alternating current frequency50 Hz - 60 Hz50 Hz - 60 Hz50 Hz - 60 Hz
Power consumption (sleep)0.5 W0.5 W0.5 W
Power consumption (average)70 W75 W-
Power consumption (annual)--65 kWh
Energy efficiency classA+A-

Dimensions, weight and color

Information about the dimensions and the weight of the specific model with and without stand as well as the colors, in which it is offered to the market.

Width1096 mm
109.6 cm
43.1496 in
3.5958 ft
1100 mm
110 cm
43.3071 in
3.6089 ft
967 mm
96.7 cm
38.0709 in
3.1726 ft
Height638 mm
63.8 cm
25.1181 in
2.0932 ft
641 mm
64.1 cm
25.2362 in
2.103 ft
564 mm
56.4 cm
22.2047 in
1.8504 ft
Depth63 mm
6.3 cm
2.4803 in
0.2067 ft
62.1 mm
6.21 cm
2.4449 in
0.2037 ft
57.1 mm
5.71 cm
2.248 in
0.1873 ft
Weight14 kg
30.86 lbs
12.5 kg
27.56 lbs
8.6 kg
18.96 lbs
Width with stand1096 mm
109.6 cm
43.1496 in
3.5958 ft
1100 mm
110 cm
43.3071 in
3.6089 ft
967 mm
96.7 cm
38.0709 in
3.1726 ft
Height with stand707 mm
70.7 cm
27.8346 in
2.3196 ft
701 mm
70.1 cm
27.5984 in
2.2999 ft
622 mm
62.2 cm
24.4882 in
2.0407 ft
Depth with stand248 mm
24.8 cm
9.7638 in
0.8136 ft
232.9 mm
23.29 cm
9.1693 in
0.7641 ft
216 mm
21.6 cm
8.5039 in
0.7087 ft
Weight with stand15.5 kg
34.17 lbs
12.9 kg
28.44 lbs
8.7 kg
19.18 lbs
Box width--1055 mm
105.5 cm
41.5354 in
3.4613 ft
Box height--660 mm
66 cm
25.9843 in
2.1654 ft
Box depth--142 mm
14.2 cm
5.5906 in
0.4659 ft
Box weight--10.8 kg
23.81 lbs
Stand width--801 mm
80.1 cm
31.5354 in
2.628 ft
Stand depth--216 mm
21.6 cm
8.5039 in
0.7087 ft
ColorsBlack
Silver
GrayBlack

Ergonomics

Information about the ergonomic functions - height adjustment, swivel angles, tilt angles, etc.

VESA mountYesYesYes
VESA interface200 x 200 mm300 x 300 mm300 x 300 mm
Removable standYesYesYes
Height adjustmentNoNoNo
Landscape/portrait pivotNoNoNo
Left/right swivelNoNoNo
Forward/backward tiltNoNoNo

TV tuner

The TV tuner is a device, which allows the receiving and visualization of a certain type of television signal. There are tuners for digital, analog, cable and satellite television.

TV tunerAnalog (NTSC/PAL/SECAM)
DVB-T
DVB-T2
DVB-C
DVB-S
DVB-S2
DVB-T2 HD
Analog (NTSC/PAL/SECAM)
DVB-T
DVB-T2
DVB-C
DVB-S
DVB-S2
DVB-T2 HD
Analog (NTSC/PAL/SECAM)
Clear QAM
ATSC

System on Chip (SoC)

Information about the central processor, graphic processor and the memory of the model.

Processor brand name--Quad Core Processor 4K (LM21A)
CPU cores444
CPU frequency-1200 MHz-
GPU cores22-
RAM capacity2 GB1.5 GB-
Storage4 GB4 GB-

OS, apps and software features

Information about the operating system, applications, various software features if available.

Operating system (OS)webOS 4.0webOS 3.5webOS 6.0

Audio

Information about the audio system - number and power of the built-in speakers, supported audio technologies.

Speakers2 x 10 W
2 x 10 W
2 x 10 W2 x 10 W
2.2 CH
Down firing
Dolby Atmos
DTS Decoder DTS-HD
Wireless Sound Sync
2.0 CH
Down firing
DTS Decoder DTS-HD
Wireless Sound Sync
2.0 CH
AI Sound
Bluetooth Surround
Down firing
Dolby Digital
LG Sound Sync
Sound Share

Camera

Many contemporary desktop monitors and smart TV sets have built-in cameras.

CameraNoNoNo

Network

Supported network technologies and standards for exchanging data with other devices.

NetworkLAN
Wi-Fi
802.11a
802.11b
802.11g
802.11n
802.11n 5GHz
802.11ac
Bluetooth
Wi-Fi Direct
DLNA
LAN
Wi-Fi
802.11a
802.11b
802.11g
802.11n
802.11n 5GHz
802.11ac
Bluetooth
Wi-Fi Direct
DLNA
LAN
Wi-Fi
802.11a
802.11b
802.11g
802.11n
802.11n 5GHz
802.11ac
Wi-Fi Direct
DLNA
Bluetooth 5.0

Connectivity

Available connectivity ports, slots and interfaces.

Connectivity3 x USB 2.0
1 x Ethernet RJ45
4 x HDMI 2.0 (ARC; CEC)
1 x Satellite In (Main; F-type female)
1 x AV Composite In 3.5 mm jack
1 x Optical Audio Out
1 x 3.5 mm Audio Out
1 x Antenna (RF) (female)
1 x CI+ 1.4
2 x USB 2.0
1 x Ethernet RJ45
4 x HDMI 2.0 (ARC; CEC)
1 x Satellite In (Main; F-type female)
1 x AV Composite In (Video + L/R)
1 x AV Component In (YPbPr + L/R)
1 x Optical Audio Out
1 x 3.5 mm Audio Out
1 x Antenna (RF) (female)
1 x CI+ 1.4
2 x USB 2.0
1 x Ethernet RJ45
3 x HDMI 2.0
1 x Cable/Antenna In (F-type female)
1 x Optical Audio Out
High-bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP) 2.2
SIMPLINK (HDMI-CEC)
High-bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP) 2.2
SIMPLINK (HDMI-CEC)
Audio Return Channel (ARC)
Auto Low Latency Mode (ALLM)
Enhanced Audio Return Channel (eARC) on HDMI 2
High-bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP) 2.2
SIMPLINK (HDMI-CEC)

Features

Some additional functional features of the model.

Features4K Cinema HDR
4K Upscaler
Active Depth Enhancer
Clear Voice III
Dynamic Color
Enhances Dynamic Tone Mapping
Google Assistant
Image Processor - α7 Intelligent Processor
LG ThinQ AI
Local Dimming
Luminance Optimizer
Nano Cell Black
Nano Cell Color Pro
Nano Cell Display
Noise Reduction
PVR
True Color Accuracy
ULTRA Luminance Pro
Voice command
4K Active HDR
4K Upscaler
Clear Voice III
Dynamic Color
Google Assistant
LG ThinQ AI
Local Dimming
Nano Cell Color
Nano Cell Display
Noise Reduction
PVR
True Color Accuracy
ULTRA Luminance
Voice command
2-step noise reduction
4K Upscaler
Active HDR
Alexa
Apple AirPlay 2
Apple Homekit
Apple TV
Disney+
Dynamic Color
Filmmaker Mode
Game Optimizer
Google Assistant
HDR Gaming Interest Group (HGiG)
Home Dashboard
Intelligent Voice Recognition
LG ThinQ AI
Low Input Lag
Magic Explorer
Netflix
Next Picks
Prime Video
True Color Accuracy
Voice command
Youtube TV

Image file formats

Smart TV sets allow the display of different image file formats.

Image file formatsJPEG
MPO
JPS
JPEG
MPO
JPS
JPEG
PNG
BMP

Audio file formats

Smart TV sets allow playing different audio file formats.

Audio file formats/codecsAAC
AC3
aptX
FLAC
MP3
OGG
RealAudio
WMA
HE-AAC
LPCM
AAC
AC3
aptX
FLAC
MP3
OGG
RealAudio
WMA
HE-AAC
LPCM
AAC
AC3
aptX
FLAC
MP3
OGG
RealAudio
WMA
WAV
HE-AAC
LPCM

Video file formats

Smart TV sets allow playing various video file formats.

Video file formats/codecs3GPP
AVI
DivX
Flash Video
H.263
H.264
H.265
MKV
QuickTime
M2TS
MP4
MPEG-4
TS
VC-1
VP9
3GPP
AVI
DivX
Flash Video
H.263
H.264
H.265
MKV
QuickTime
M2TS
MP4
MPEG-4
TS
VC-1
VP9
3GPP
AVI
DivX
Flash Video
H.263
H.264
H.265
MKV
QuickTime
M2TS
MP4
MPEG-4
RealVideo
TS
VC-1
VP8
VP9
Xvid
AV1

Certificates, standards and licenses

Licenses from regulatory agencies, standards, certificates.

Certificates, standards and licensesENERGY STAR
RoHS
UL/cUL
ENERGY STAR
RoHS
UL/cUL
ENERGY STAR
RoHS

Operating and storage conditions

There are certain requirements for the environmental conditions, in which the display should be used and stored in order to function properly.

Operating temperature0 °C - 40 °C
32 °F - 104 °F
0 °C - 40 °C
32 °F - 104 °F
0 °C - 40 °C
32 °F - 104 °F
Operating humidity10 % - 80 %10 % - 80 %10 % - 80 %
Storage temperature-20 °C - 60 °C
-4 °F - 140 °F
-20 °C - 60 °C
-4 °F - 140 °F
-20 °C - 60 °C
-4 °F - 140 °F
Storage humidity5 % - 85 %5 % - 85 %5 % - 85 %

Accessories

Often the packaging of desktop monitors and smart TV sets includes accessories for them.

Accessories3.5 mm composite adapter
Magic remote control - AN-MR18
3.5 mm composite adapter
Magic remote control - AN-MR650A
Magic remote control - MR21
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