Good idea : the 65SM8500PLA Edge-LED from LG

LG 65SM8500PLA : A Ultra HD 4K that makes the difference?

LG is lifting the veil on its new very top of the range television 65SM8500PLA . Equipped with the latest available technology it represents the must have in your sitting room.
First of all, regarding the size of the screen, we are facing a 65 inches.
Simple and about average. It’ll be just right for anybody who wants to watch TV without changing their home into a home cinema.
This television is delivered with a  Ultra HD 4K resolution
LG catches up on its competitors thanks to the new 65SM8500PLA. We are facing a perfectly balanced television which establishes as a true reference.
Do you wish to buy it ? After reading this article you’ll know if the price is really worth it.

65SM8500PLA from LG – Design

A very elaborate design and quality technical elements, make this LG 65SM8500PLA a top-of-the-range TV set.
A high quality finish; a faithful image; everything is combined to make the LG 65SM8500PLA an elegant TV in this range.
LG signs a screen with an extraordinary design. It offers a sober presentation, however, but with materials that enhance the feeling of quality. It is top-of-the-range while its price remains reasonable.

65SM8500PLA from LG – The screen

LG is now refocusing on image quality. With this new model 65SM8500PLA, the engineers wanted to create a top-of-the-range television set in this field.
With this new model, LG confirms one of its technological choices.
Although of lower quality, an Edge LED system is used for this TV.

With regard to the display, the company proposes a Ultra HD 4K resolution.
In addition, with a screen of 65 inches, the 65SM8500PLA belongs to the series of standard models in its range.
In the end, it is interesting to note that beyond the size, the screen is well made. A point to add when choosing between this model and other competitors.
LG chooses a frequency of 120 Hz, LG has marked its work. The delay in the display of the previous models has been largely reduced. In game mode, the delay between the action performed on the controller and its repercussion on the screen is almost imperceptible. In cinema mode there is no impact on the viewing of the film
Even better, thanks to its advanced technology, the screen of this television provides a Ultra HD 4K quality resolution.
My opinion to conclude on the display part. It’s just top-of-the-line.

TV sound presentation LG 65SM8500PLA

Enhanced bass and bass tones, precise treble. With this 65SM8500PLA the music comes to life thanks to a perfect reproduction of the most subtle nuances and details.
The television set is equipped with  two baffles for a sound power of 10 W.
In any case, you benefit from an average, even low rendering for connoisseurs.
However, we will recommend to add speakers that will allow a better experience.

65SM8500PLA from LG – Embedded intelligence

It has almost become a habit for LG, this 65SM8500PLA has its operating system webOS 4.5; It will allow you to happily explore a number of entertainment options.
With its Wifi or network connection (local LAN), this TV gives you the possibility to download apps or movies directly. An interesting option in the age of the cloud and online games.

Presentation of the connection technology of LG 65SM8500PLA

All the connectors are grouped together for a better use. The outputs and ports are numerous enough to cover all your needs.
You will have few choices regarding connections. This TV has less than most of its competitors.

It is with 5 possible connections that this 65SM8500PLA is presented.
The LG 65SM8500PLA is at the bottom of its range. Not great compared to its competitors.
In the end, this TV provides you with the following features:
3 USB ports, 1 audio output, 1 antenna input

Presentation of the technical features of the LG 65SM8500PLA

Here is a summary of the technical characteristics of the television set:

Characteristic Value
Ratio 16/9
Sizes of the television without stand 142.85 cm x 80.35 cm x 6.25 cm
Screen size in inches 65
Screen resolution Ultra HD 4K
Display system Edge-LED
Display frequency 120
Sound power 10
Smart TV webOS 4.5
Wifi Yes
Tuners available DVB-T DVB-T2 DVB-S DVB-S2 DVB-C
Number of tuners 6
Number of USB ports 3
Number of HDMI ports 0
Number of audio outputs 1
Number of audio inputs 0
Color depth 30
HDR Compatible Yes
HDR Dolby Vision Compatible Yes
VESA compatibility Yes
PVR Available Yes
Bluetooth Yes
Ethernet Yes
Power consumption 164 W

To conclude on the LG 65SM8500PLA

The highly anticipated LG 65SM8500PLA TV is simply the new top-of-the-range model of the moment, which allows it to reach a higher level than other competitive models.
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 this model, we forget the LED and enter the display technology in Edge-LED mode. There’s nothing to worry about. The result is flawless.
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 display frequency, the depth of the colours.