65UM7100 : LG is back with a TV set Direct-LED

Presentation of the LG 65UM7100

LG ranks among the important actors on the television market, and proposes with this 65UM7100, an interesting screen tested by our Laboratory.
Beside, this television is equipped with a Ultra HD 4K resolution.  This television is part of the main group of current TVs. It doesn’t completely stands out among its competitors with this choice of Ultra HD 4K.
Why can we consider this 65UM7100 as convincing in spite of its mid-range position ? This is what we are going to discover in this article.

65UM7100 from LG – Design

The LG 65UM7100 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.
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.

65UM7100 from LG – The screen

The designers of LG have made this new TV set 65UM7100. A new mid-range model with the characteristics of its time, a well calibrated image, and a high-performance processing.
LG remains anchored in its technological choices and decides to equip its new television set with it. 
With regard to the display, the company proposes a Ultra HD 4K resolution. Which puts it among the above-average TVs in its range.
Beyond its size, we are still in front of a beautiful quality screen.
Finally, LG has chosen to put advanced technology on this TV, which makes it possible to have an Ultra HD 4K image quality .
In conclusion on the display, with the 65UM7100 LG makes the choice of the mid-range. No more.

65UM7100 from LG – The sound

The LG 65UM7100 is not satisfied with displaying stunning image quality. Indeed, it also pleasantly surprised us with its well-made audio performance.

The sound of this TV is in a word immersive, and you feel like being in a small movie theater.

The sound quality of this TV is average. Don’t push the volume too hard, you’d be disappointed.

The Intelligent aspect of the LG 65UM7100

This TV offers you the choice of connectivity: Whether through its Wifi function, or through the local network with other devices or computer devices (fixed or mobile computers, NAS synology for example), your TV 65UM7100 is communicating.
This software environment innovates on the LG 65UM7100 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?

Presentation of the connection technology of LG 65UM7100

This television LG 65UM7100 offers a rather classical connectivity : mixed inputs HDMI, the ports as well as the audio are available on this model.
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 65UM7100 is presented. The LG 65UM7100 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, 4 antenna inputs, 1 component plug (Video), 1 composite plug (Y/Pb/Pr)

Technical characteristics of the LG 65UM7100

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

Characteristic Value
Screen resolution Ultra HD 4K
Display system Direct-LED
Wifi Yes
Tuners available DVB-T DVB-T2 DVB-S DVB-S2 
Number of tuners 5
Number of USB ports 2
Number of HDMI ports 3
Number of audio outputs 1
Component Input (YpbPr) Yes
Composite Input (Video) Yes
HDR Compatible Yes
DTS Sound Yes
PVR Available Yes
Bluetooth Yes
Ethernet Yes

Our conclusion on the LG 65UM7100

The overall feeling about the product is satisfactory, it is not the best on the market, but it still allows to have an efficient television set.
LG chooses 4k technology. A wise choice that allows you to face a device with a well-defined image and quality sound rendering. It’s beautiful and powerful at the same time.

Finally, we will note all the positive points that are to be added to the credit of this television set. Here are 3 that I find interesting:
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