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  • 49LF5500

  • Discontinued Product

Key Features

  • Triple XD Engine
  • Full HD Resolution Upscaler
  • USB 2.0 Videos
Tuner MPEG-2/4 DVB-T (HD)
Triple XD Engine Yes
Resolution Upscaler Full HD
Real Cinema 24p Yes
Picture Mode Yes (8 Modes)
MPEG (Noise Reduction) Yes
Audio Decoder Yes (Dolby Digital/AAC/PCM)
Audio Output 10W Total
Surround System Virtual Surround
Sound Mode Yes (6 Modes)
Speakers Stereo
Convenience Features
USB Video Playback Formats DivX (XViD, H.264/MPEG-4 AVC)/ WMV/AVI/M4V/MOV/3GP/3G2/ MKV/TS/TP/MTS/M2TS
USB Music Playback Formats MP3/WAV/OGG/WMA
USB Photo Playback Formats JPEG/PNG/BMP
Time Machine Yes (External USB HDD required) (External USB hard drive (min. 40GB) required and sold separately)
Smart Energy Saving Yes
EPG (SI - 8 days) Yes
Smart Mobile Link (MHL 2.0) Yes (MHL enabled Android Smartphone or Tablet & MHL cable required (sold separately).)
Antenna Booster Yes
Side Connections
HDMI Input Yes (1)
Headphone (3.5mm) Output Yes (1)
USB Input Yes (1)
Rear Connections
HDMI Input Yes (1)
Antenna Input Yes(1)
Audio (Optical) Output Yes (1)
Composite Input Yes (1)
Component/Composite Shared Input Yes (1)
With Stand(WxHxD) 1105mm x 694mm x 247mm
Without Stand(WxHxD) 1105mm x 652mm x 57mm
VESA Size 400mm x 400mm
Weight with stand (without stand) 13.6kg (13.2kg)
Warranty 1 Year Warranty - Parts and Labour
Energy Star Rating 6 Stars
TV Specification
Screen Size 49" (123cm)
Resolution 1920 x 1080
Backlight Type LED
Field Refresh Rate 50Hz


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