LG UH8500 Review

LG UH8500 Series does not offer a revolutionary picture quality for the users. However, the picture quality is much better compared to other LG televisions that you can purchase from the market. The introduction of Web OS 3.0 to this television is impressive and it has contributed a lot towards the user experience.
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Overview Design Prices Picture Quality Sound Smart Features
Rating7.9
Design
8
Picture Quality
8.1
Sound Quality
7.5
Video Games
7.9
Movies
8.1
Extra Features
7.9

Short Specification
Type
LED
Resolution
4K
Refresh Rate
120Hz
Screen Sizes
55 inch 75 inch
55″ 55UH8500 60″ 60UH8500 65″ 65UH8500 75″ 75UH8500

The LG UH8500 Series consists of three different televisions, which have the same specifications. Only their screen sizes are different, which measure 55”, 60” and 65” respectively. This television series has the potential to give life to vibrant, decent and sharp images because they have been built based on the 4K Quantum Display technology of LG. Moreover, the television series has been provided with an IPS panel in order to enhance the picture quality and deliver a decent experience to the users. This TV is powered by LG Web OS 3.0, which offers a variety of user friendly functionalities for the users.

Pros
  • LG UH8500 Series offers a wide viewing angle for the users. Therefore, it is ideal for both residential and commercial applications. The television series is ideal for video games and sports as well. On top of everything, it offers enhanced convenience with Web OS 3.0 platform.
Cons
  • The LG UH8500 Series offers sub-par picture quality under low light conditions. The developers of this television could have also improved the peak brightness.

Best For
  • LG UH8500 Series is ideal for the people who are looking forward to purchase a user friendly smart television. The Web OS 3.0 interface is well-designed and it comes along with a variety of useful features. As a result, people can experience all the smart functionalities associated with it without going through any frustration.
UH8500 Prices
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LG UH8500

Overview

LG UH8500 Series is marked at a reasonable price tag and the series offers a good collection of features. Therefore, I consider spending my money on this television as a wise idea. The LG UH8500 Series comes along with an IPS panel, which is ideal for sports and video gaming. Therefore, I did not have any major concerns when making the decision to spend my money and purchase the television.

The Web OS 3.0 platform was the feature that I liked the most in this television. I am a person who prefers convenience in electronic products and LG UH8500 Series was able to cater that requirement. In other words, this television series comes along with a user friendly interface, which can be used to make the life easy. I also liked the TruMotion technology introduced to the television series by LG. This technology is responsible for delivering smoothness to the fast moving scenes, which makes sports and video gaming perfect. This is one of the major reasons that tempted me to spend my money on this television series.

LG UH8500 Series does not offer any blurry pictures. I really enjoy watching football on my new television as a result of it. A voice recognition application has also been introduced to the LG UH8500 Series. Therefore, I don’t need to go through any frustration when navigating through the functionalities offered by the television. I have also fallen in love with the internet browsing and video streaming features offered by it.

Design

LG UH8500

LG UH8500 Series offers a nice looking television and it can impress people who are concerned about the look and feel. In order to uplift the look of the television, a recess glass has been introduced, which is paired with a shiny metal stand. A completely white back has been introduced to this television in order to make some of its details stand out from the rest. The stand of LG UH8500 Series is made out of heavy stainless steel and it offers a handy space, which is enough to hide several cables and get a clean look.

LG UH8500 Price History & Comparison
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Picture Quality

LG UH8500 Series offers a decent picture quality, except for some dark scenes. The television offers a good variety of content along with rich colors as well. This can also be considered as a HDR ready television. As per the customer testimonials, LG UH8500 Series does not have any issues related to judder. It is also ideal for viewing content with lower resolution such as DVDs. As mentioned earlier, an IPS panel has been introduced to the LG UH8500 Series. Therefore, it is in a position to give life to deep blacks. The black uniformity is decent as well. Because of the introduction of IPS panel, this television series has also been able to offer a wide viewing angel for the users.

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Sound Quality

The sound quality offered by LG UH8500 Series is not impressive, but it is quite decent when compared to the other televisions manufactured by LG. People who are concerned about sound quality are therefore encouraged to spend their money on a sound bar to get a better output.

Smart Features

Introduction of Web OS 3.0 can be considered as the primary smart feature that can be found in LG UH8500 Series. The Web OS has been updated and now the icons are visible as a row, which is located near the bottom edge of the screen. All the available features of the television can be accessed by browsing to the right. A live television guide has also been introduced in order to make the lives easy for users. Even though the app selection offered by LG UH8500 Series is not robust, it offers a decent collection of apps such as YouTube, Netflix, Hulu and Amazon to the users.

Conclusion

All in all, LG UH8500 Series can be considered as a well-designed television, which comes along with a variety of smart features. The IPS panel offers a good picture quality and this television is ideal for sports fans and people who prefer to engage with video games. When this television is paired with a quality external speaker, it gives life to an ultimate home entertainment system, which the people would love.