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50" LG LED TV with Freeview HD

  • 50LF561V

  • Discontinued Product

Key Features

  • Full HD Resolution
  • Freeview HD
  • Natural Colour
  • IPS Panel
  • Metallic Design
  • Plug & Play
Available SIZES:
Screen size (in.) 50
Display Type LED
Full HD (1080p) Yes
Resolution 1920 x 1080
Triple XD Engine Yes
Aspect Ratio Correction 8 modes ( 16:9, Just scan, Original, Full Wide, 4:3, 14:9, Cinema Zoom 1, Zoom)
Real Cinema 24p Yes
Active Noise Reduction Yes
Dynamic Clear White Yes
Dynamic Colour Enhancer Yes
Motion Eye Care Yes
Picture Mode 8 modes (Vivid, Standard, Eco, Cinema,Sport, Game, Expert1, Expert2)
Mono/Stereo/Dual (MTS/SAP) Yes
Audio Output 10W + 10W
Speaker System 2 Ch Speaker system
Dolby Digital Decoder Yes
Surround System Virtual Surround
Sound Status Mode 6 modes (Standard, News, Music, Cinema, Sport, Game)
Sound Optimizer 3 modes (Normal, Wall-Mount Type, Stand Type)
Clear Voice Yes (Clear Voice 2)
Recording External Hard Drive
Watch & Record External Input watch & record (DTV only)
External Input Record Yes (DTV only)
Scheduled Recording Manual, According to broadcasting information
Special Features
Input Labeling Yes
Jack Pack (Side)
USB 2.0 1
CI slot Yes
Jack Pack (Rear)
RF In 2
Full Scart 1
Composite In (CVBS + Audio) 1
Component in (Y,Pb,Pr) + Audio 1
Digital Audio Out (Coaxial/ Optical) 1(Optical)
Simplink Yes
Moving Picture Playback (SD/HD/Plus HD) DivX HD
Picture JPEG
Audio Codec AC3(Dolby Digital), EAC3, HE-AAC, AAC, MP2, MP3, PCM
Dimensions - WxHxD (mm)
SET (w/o stand) (mm) 1128 x 660 x 55.8
Including stand (mm) 1128 x 708 x 255
in Carton 1197 x 760 x 152
VESA Dimensions (mm) 400 x 400
Weight (Kg)
SET (w/o stand kg) 13.8
Including stand (kg) 14.2
In Carton 17.7

What People Are Saying

Rated 4 out of 5 by from Good for the Price This is a fair standard 50in TV for the price. We have had no issues with the picture quality however, noticeably different on HD channels. Easy to setup channels and connect other devices. (wires not included) The stand is not 100% secure so probably more suited to being fixed to a wall. If you're looking for a loud TV though, definitely dont go for this one, the sound is clear but for music and sound effects, a soundbar/system will be required. Image and display is the key feature for this TV and it suits our small lounge.
Date published: 2016-01-07
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Value for money. Looks good and easy to use. Picture not brilliant unless watching HD channels. Sound quality is not great, would definitely recommend using with a soundbar.
Date published: 2016-01-07
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Good TV, Global Dimming Is A Pain Great TV. Although took a while to configure so that the dimming on the TV wasn't obvious (Has to set Blacks to High). Once that was done, the picture is fantastic. Sound could be better, but considering I bought this in the Sales it was a total bargain.
Date published: 2016-01-06
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great Value Great value for money. Excellent picture and great sound. Looks good too with champagne trim instead of usual silver or black
Date published: 2016-01-01
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great TV picture Easy to install, set up & fits on my hanging stand. Good picture quality & easy to use, Also a stylish set for any room
Date published: 2015-12-02
Rated 4 out of 5 by from does what it says on the tin Great looking TV, easy to set up, great sound quality not really anything negative I can say. I also grabbed it in the Currys sale so the price was stupidly cheap. SD channels look a little blurred close up (who sits that close under 5 yrs old anyway?!) but the HD channels look fantastic!
Date published: 2015-10-31
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Good value large screen TV TV has expected features for the price of the TV, good picture, HD channels amazing.
Date published: 2015-10-29
Rated 4 out of 5 by from very impressed by this product Took me a while to settle on a TV, glad I made this choice, very pleased with my LG TV. Great value for money.
Date published: 2015-10-28
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