The LG 49UM7000PLA : what is this mid-range worth ?

49UM7000PLA from LG – Presentation of this Ultra HD 4K

Recently LG has released information about its new model of television . It is the 49UM7000PLA.
Classified in the mid-range category. we thought we had to have a closer look at it in order to check whether the constructor had done a good job or not.
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 .
This television is delivered with a  Ultra HD 4K resolution.  Even if it is in a mid-range position, it offers interesting specifications, partly justifying its price.
Should we let ourselves be convinced by this 49UM7000PLA LG ? All answer elements just after.

TV design presentation LG 49UM7000PLA

The LG 49UM7000PLA appears as a real masterstroke of the brand regarding both its interior and exterior design.
Nothing has changed in the design of this new model. LG continues to ride the wave of its design to which we are now accustomed.
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 new LG 49UM7000PLA is simply flat.
With a size of 49 inches, As far as the base is concerned, there are also things to say. 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.
The charm of the 49UM7000PLA is undoubtedly its technology Slim design.
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!

49UM7000PLA from LG – The screen

The designers of LG have made this new TV set 49UM7000PLA. 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. 
The LG 49UM7000PLA is available in the Ultra HD 4K resolution. Which is already above the average resolution of the range.
In addition, with a screen of 49 inches, the 49UM7000PLA is among the most models in its category.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 100 Hz, this TV has a better rendering compared to its competitors, in the same category.
Even better, thanks to its advanced technology, the screen of this television provides a Ultra HD 4K quality resolution.
Thus, the LG 49UM7000PLA allows you to watch everyday movies and videos without necessarily wanting it to be a home theater level. It’s a decent mid-range.

TV sound presentation LG 49UM7000PLA

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 49UM7000PLA still has the advantage of not being saturated. In any case, the installation as presented ex-factory is just sufficient for this television set
For the sound part, the television set is equipped with two loudspeakers and a power output of 10 W.

In conclusion, the sound of this TV will give you the majority of the sound spectrum. It’s average, but not of poor quality.

49UM7000PLA from LG – Embedded intelligence

On the software side, the LG 49UM7000PLA is equipped with the operating system WebOS 4.5 / ThinQ AI; You will have plenty of time to discover the world 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.
This software environment innovates on the LG 49UM7000PLA 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?

49UM7000PLA from LG – Its connectivity

This television LG 49UM7000PLA 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.

This model has a total of 12 connections, not too bad. The LG 49UM7000PLA is probably the best choice today. Most homes are now equipped with a box, a game console, a multimedia server, and other devices, in addition to the simple DVD player.
You have the following connections at your disposal:
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 49UM7000PLA

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

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

49UM7000PLA from LG – The conclusion

In conclusion, the LG 49UM7000PLA is a mid-range television set of good quality. Average in most areas, it is nevertheless a wise choice for consumers who want to have a well-made product.
The choice of LG to include the smart TV system with the best of its know-how in the 49UM7000PLA, leads us to say that this high-end TV is worth having a good look at it.
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.

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