LG 43UM7100 : the television Ultra HD 4K

43UM7100 from LG – Presentation of this Ultra HD 4K

Today we are going to analyse the LG 43UM7100, a mid-range television from LG. An review to check the capacities of this model.
In its 43 inches model , this television offers a definition dedicated to the pictures treatment.
Surely considering this price you couldn’t expect something excessive. You can comfort yourself with the thought that it is a mass of technology.
In addition this LG displays a Ultra HD 4K resolution.  Even if it is in a mid-range position, it offers interesting specifications, partly justifying its price.
Why can we consider this 43UM7100 as convincing in spite of its mid-range position ? This is what we are going to discover in this article.

43UM7100 from LG – Design

Sober but in line with current trends. LG has asked its design office to make a product that tends towards the top range, but remains affordable.
Very different from its predecessors, the brand tries here to differentiate itself to meet the needs of consumers.
The shapes are balanced and the overall rendering is beautiful to look at. A successful mid-range model.
This new LG 43UM7100 is quite standard, flat.
With its glass surface of 43 inches, Another thing we can highlight in the design of this TV is the design of its support. Indeed it has a double base, in which we have a division where each part of the base has its place. With this, the TV is exactly the same on both sides, thus creating a very symmetrical and stylish TV that can be enjoyed in any room.This TV could simply be one of the best in terms of design for mid-range. It has nothing to envy from its competitors. Even when it’s off, you won’t get tired of looking at it; only happiness!

43UM7100 from LG – The screen

The LG has a correct and well-calibrated image quality, but you have to do with a limited native contrast that is suitable for daytime viewing; forget about home theater programs in the dark.
LG remains anchored in its technological choices and decides to equip its new television set with it. 
The LG 43UM7100 is available in the Ultra HD 4K resolution. Which is already above the average resolution of the range.
With a screen size of 43 inches, this 43UM7100 is positioned in the range of small models.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.
By providing it with a frequency of 60 Hz, the television’s fluidity is at the top of its range.
Note that with advanced technology, this TV gives you a Ultra HD 4K quality picture .
To conclude the display part, we could say that it is interesting and effective; it is a mid-range TV that is worth the detour.

TV sound presentation LG 43UM7100

The sound quality is correct but nothing more. The typical low-medium and mid-range sounds are far from what the competition offers. The sound of the 43UM7100 still has the advantage of not being saturated. In any case, the installation as presented ex-factory is just sufficient for this television set
In terms of sound equipment, the TV is equipped with two baffles with 10 W at output.

In short, the sound is enough to cover your everyday needs. The 43UM7100 LG is not designed for home cinema. That’s not what we are expecting.

The Intelligent aspect of the LG 43UM7100

As with many other TV sets, the 43UM7100 has its operating system webOS 4.5 installed; it allows you to explore a whole universe of entertainment.
This TV’s Internet access is possible either via Wi-Fi or via a LAN local network and you have the possibility to download a wide variety of applications and movies.

The connection system of the LG 43UM7100

All the available connectivity makes it possible to cover current needs.
In this TV range, the 43UM7100’s offers are among the widest choice of connectors. This TV has more than most of its competitors.

This model has a total of 9 connections, not too bad. The LG 43UM7100 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 detail here are the available connections:
2 USB ports, 3 HDMI ports, 1 audio output, 1 antenna input, 1 component plug (Video), 1 composite plug (Y/Pb/Pr)

Technical characteristics of the LG 43UM7100

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

Characteristic Value
Ratio 16/9
Sizes of the television without stand 94.13 cm x 52.94 cm x 8.03 cm
Screen size in inches 43
Screen resolution Ultra HD 4K
Display system Direct-LED
Display frequency 60
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 2
Number of HDMI ports 3
Number of audio outputs 1
Number of audio inputs 0
Component Input (YpbPr) Yes
Composite Input (Video) Yes
HDR Compatible Yes
VESA compatibility Yes
PVR Available Yes
Bluetooth Yes
Ethernet Yes
Power consumption 70 W

Our conclusion on the LG 43UM7100

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.
With a smart TV technology, you benefit from a relevant choice for a top-of-the-range model. Really interesting.
This 4K TV can also boast near-perfect picture quality, as well as clear, aesthetic and powerful sound reproduction.

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