49UM7000 : LG has a display Direct-LED

What about the new LG 49UM7000 ?

The firm LG is deciding today to launch a new mid-range model with its 49UM7000.
A quick glimpse at the specification sheet : 49 inches.
In spite of this size, the rendering and the picture result are good, without a doubt by means of the technology used .
Regarding technology, we are facing a model with a Ultra HD 4K resolution.  It could be said that this model gathers all the expected characteristics. Whether we consider its aesthetics or its size, the engineers of LG have developed a television admittedly a middle-range one, but a quality one anyway.
Should we let ourselves be convinced by this 49UM7000 LG ? All answer elements just after.

The design of the LG 49UM7000

The LG 49UM7000 appears as a real masterstroke of the brand regarding both its interior and exterior design.
A product that is correct in view of its price. A sleek but effective design. It has the potential to compete with other TV sets on the market.
This LG 49UM7000 is rather flat.
With a size of 49 inches, As far as the base is concerned, there are also things to say. Equipped with a double base, LG has chosen security. The TV holds well, nothing moves thanks to this system. And whatever the price of the 49UM7000, we prefer this kind of solution that guarantees that the television will not fall out of its place.
The interest of the 49UM7000 is undoubtedly its technology Slim design.
A mid-range television set that relies heavily on its design and the quality of its materials; arguments that LG has been promoting for some time now on these products. All this for a price that stays contained.

49UM7000 from LG – The screen

The designers of LG have made this new TV set 49UM7000. A new mid-range model with the characteristics of its time, a well calibrated image, and a high-performance processing.
With this new model, LG confirms one of its technological choices. 
This model has a Ultra HD 4K display. Which is already above the average resolution of the range.
With a screen size of 49 inches, this 49UM7000 is positioned in the range of small models.At the same time, we are dealing with a nice display on the screen.
LG chooses a frequency of 100 Hz, this TV has a better rendering compared to its competitors, in the same category.
Note that with advanced technology, this TV gives you a Ultra HD 4K quality picture .
In conclusion on the display, with the 49UM7000 LG makes the choice of the mid-range. No more.

The sound of the LG 49UM7000

A brief listening allows us to see that it does not work miracles. The sound is far from exceptional. That’s enough for TV shows, but not for home theater showings.
The television set is equipped with  two baffles with 10 W at output.

In short, the sound is enough to cover your everyday needs. The 49UM7000 LG is not designed for home cinema. That’s not what we are expecting.

Presentation of the Smart TV part of the TV set LG 49UM7000

For the software part, the 49UM7000 LG has an operating system WebOS 4.5 / ThinQ AI installed; it allows you to explore a whole universe of entertainment.
You will also be able to access the Internet, either through your Wi-Fi connection, or for the most geek among you via the LAN; you will then be able to download a whole bunch of applications and movies.
This software environment innovates on the LG 49UM7000 with a new feature: control the television set with voice. Indeed, thanks to the voice control function, it is possible to change channels, TV sources, turn the TV volume up or down just by talking to it. Isn’t that convenient?

The connection system of the LG 49UM7000

All the available connectivity makes it possible to cover current needs.
In this price range, this TV offers a higher number of connections than most of its competitors.

It is with 12 possible connections that this 49UM7000 is presented. The LG 49UM7000 allows you not to choose between the different devices to be connected. You can connect everything to this TV; the box, game console, multimedia server, DVD or Blu-ray player, etc…

In clear, the connections available on this model are:
2 USB ports, 3 HDMI ports, 1 audio output, 1 audio input, 1 headphone socket, 2 antenna inputs, 1 component plug (Video), 1 composite plug (Y/Pb/Pr)

Technical characteristics of the LG 49UM7000

Here is a summary chart of the technical features of the TV:

Characteristic Value
Sizes of the television without stand 111,5 cm x 65,3 x 8,11 cm
Screen size in inches 49
Screen resolution Ultra HD 4K
Display system Direct-LED
Display frequency 100
Sound power 10
Smart TV WebOS 4.5 / ThinQ AI
Wifi Yes
Tuners available DVB-T DVB-T2 DVB-S DVB-S2 DVB-C 
Number of tuners 5
Number of USB ports 2
Number of HDMI ports 3
Number of audio outputs 1
Number of audio inputs 1
Component Input (YpbPr) Yes
Composite Input (Video) Yes
HDR Compatible Yes
HDR Dolby Vision Compatible Yes
Dolby Digital Sound Yes
DTS Sound Yes
PVR Available Yes
Ethernet Yes
Power consumption 110 W

To conclude on the LG 49UM7000

Finally, this new LG 49UM7000 is a television set that can go anywhere; it can meet the majority of needs.
The least we can say is that this jewel incorporating smart TV technology offers you the LG know-how . An element that is a very good option in the high-end segment.
For the display technology we are in 4K; you have a very good quality image, and an impressive sound quality; with its well thought out aesthetics, the result gives you a device that you want to buy.

From this new LG we can retain 3 positive points:
the screen size, the depth of the colours, the sound power.