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3D-Capable 9.1 Ch Aramid Fiber Blu-ray Disc™ Home Theater System with Smart TV

  • BH9430PW

Key Features

  • Aramid Fiber
  • LG Smart TV
  • 9.1 Channel Immersive Sound

Pure Sound. Stunning Design.

The BH9430PW is the perfect addition to your entertainment center. With 9.1 Channel Immersive Sound, Smart TV, Built-in Wi-Fi and 3D capability, you can maximize your entertainment possibilities.

Disclaimer: Internet connection & some subscriptions required and sold separately. Devices must be connected to the home theater system for private sound mode.

Pure Sound.

Pure Sound.

Aramid fiber helps to reproduce pure sounds with minimal distortion with its high resistance fabric. Known for its use in bullet-proof vests, you know these speakers will be stop at nothing to deliver great sound.



Access premium content from providers like Netflix, Hulu Plus, Vudu, YouTube and many more directly from your LG Smart TV Blu-ray Disc™ Player*. Whether you want to enjoy thousands of blockbuster motion pictures, catch up on recent television episodes, customizable apps or simply tune into the latest viral videos on your TV screen, LG connects you to the entertainment that you and your family want all organized in a simple-to-use interface.

Disclaimer: Internet connection & some subscriptions required and sold separately.



9.1 Channel Immersive Sound adds vertical speakers to your typical 5.1 channel home theater system so you are enveloped in sound from almost every angle.



Enjoy 3D Blu-ray Disc™ movies in Full HD 1080p. Also supports standard Blu-ray Disc movies in high definition and upscales DVDs to near HD quality.

3D TV sold separately and viewing 3D video content may cause discomfort visit for details.



Installation is simple and speaker wire management is reduced with wireless rear speakers.



Getting your LG TV connected to the Internet and online content is easy when you have Wi-Fi® built in. If you have existing wireless broadband, setting it up is simple and you don't need to worry about messy wires. Disclaimer: *Internet connection required and sold separately.



Make digital devices compatible. To build a digital network, you need digital devices. That’s obvious. But unless those devices are compatible, it won’t be much of a network. DLNA Certified® devices work together.

Channels 9.1
Total Power 1460 Watts
2D & 3D Playback Yes
Premium Content & LG Apps Yes
Auto Volume Leveler Yes
Built-in Wi-Fi® Yes
LG AV Remote App Yes
Aramid Fiber Speakers Yes (yellow)
Silk Dome Tweeters Yes
Gracenote® Yes
External HDD Playback Yes
Private Sound Mode Yes
USB Direct Recording Yes
Blu-ray Yes
CD / CD-R / CD-RW Yes
Main Unit Dimensions (WxHxD) 17.6" x 2.6" x 11.6"
Front Speaker Dimensions (WxHxD) 10.6" x 51.2" x 10.6"
Center Speaker Dimensions (WxHxD) 14.2" x 3.2" x 2.8"
Rear Speaker Dimensions (WxHxD) 3.5" x 11.6" x 3.3"
Subwoofer Dimensions (WxHxD) 9.9" x 13.2" x 13.7"
Shipping Dimensions (WxHxD) 30.2" x 17.2" x 19.2"
Net Weight 53.4 lbs
Shipping Weight 59.7 lbs
MPEG4 AVC (H.264) Yes
SMPTE VC1 (VC-9) Yes
M4V Yes
3GP Yes
MPEG-1 Yes
MP4 Yes
Type 2 Tallboy / 2 Satellite
Dolby Digital Plus Yes
Dolby TrueHD Yes
DTS-HD High Resolution Audio Yes
DTS-HD Master Audio Yes
MPEG 1/2 L2 Yes
MP3 Yes
Dolby® Digital Yes
Wi-Fi® Built-In Yes
Wi-Fi® Direct Yes
Bluetooth® Yes
DLNA Certified® Yes
Audio Inputs Yes
HDMI® Out 1
HDMI® Input 2
Optical Inputs 1
Ethernet (RJ45) 1
Portable Audio In (3.5mm) 1
Wireless Rear Speakers Yes
Tuner Type FM
Remote Control CB3
FM Antenna 1
DLNA Bundle Disc 1
Wireless Rear Speaker Receiver 1
Batteries 2 (Size AAA)
Limited Warranty 1 Year Parts and Labor
UPC 719192588738

What People Are Saying

Rated 2 out of 5 by from good sound, unit problems owned for approx. 3 yrs, Sound is good, but unit freezes and remote freezes too. built in wifi card has packed in so no longer connects to the internet!
Date published: 2016-12-01
Rated 1 out of 5 by from Poor base/blue ray player. I've had this equipment for about two years and when it works its great but there are too many times it just freezes and had to reboot or unplug and wait a minute and plug back in. The last time the sound would come through but no picture. So it sits there unplugged and am looking for a replacement. I've updated recently and tried it again. Same thing it worked for a couple days and then just stopped. I'm going to select yes on sweepstakes but that is because this site wont let me post my review unless I do but I don't want to win, give it to someone else.
Date published: 2016-03-28
Rated 2 out of 5 by from Has Problems I have to say that the sound is great from this system. But there are problems with the system also. The system will freeze while playing a movie, Blue-ray's and DVD's. The system will also freeze while just using the speakers. When this happens the remote and the buttons on the main unit will not work, the only thing you can do is unplug it from the power source and plug it back in. It has gotten so bad that I have bought a different Blue-ray player and I'm looking for a different speaker system.
Date published: 2016-01-23
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Incredible Home Theater - I LOVE IT !! - WOW! LG has thrown everything into the BH9430PW, including an impressive range of network features and sound modes. The stand-out feature is 9.1-channel surround sound, which expands the stage vertically using those upward-firing drivers in the speakers. The idea is to replicate the acoustics of a concert hall or cinema. It’s backed up by 3D Sound Zooming, designed to match the ‘movement’ of 3D images – so if something’s coming towards you, the audio should do the same. The BH9430PW is also DLNA certified, and through its SmartShare feature you can stream music, video and photos from PCs, smartphones and other networked devices. You can also stream files from devices using Wi-Fi Direct or play them from USB flash drives and external HDDs. The list of supported formats includes DivX HD, XviD, MKV, AVI, WMV HD, MP4, AVCHD, MP3, WMA, AAC, FLAC, WAV and JPEG. That’s pretty much a full house, although it wouldn’t play MKV over a network, only via USB. The front USB port also supports iPod, iPad and iPhone. Menus and playlists are reproduced onscreen, displaying cover art during playback, and you can control it all using the LG’s remote. Nifty. Elsewhere it boasts Miracast, which mirrors your smartphone’s screen on your TV; Private Sound, which sends TV audio via Wi-Fi to mobile devices, allowing you to listen through headphones; and Bluetooth for easy music streaming, with Near Field Communication (NFC) easing the pairing process. On the Blu-ray side the system plays 3D discs, converts 2D to 3D and upscales content to 4K resolution for viewing on compatible displays. It also decodes Dolby True HD and DTS HD Master Audio soundtracks.
Date published: 2015-07-28
Rated 3 out of 5 by from Sound Quality is Top, But features not up to! Top Sound Quality. But... 1) When it takes 10 mins to get the sound on the Speakers, Playing from USB/Disk always plays the sound though TV first. 2) Doesn't play my .ac3 files. Beware.
Date published: 2015-03-08
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Excellent audio Connects easily with rear wireless speakers. Bass is deep. Love the Bluetooth option. Wish it had 1/8" audio input. Sometimes needs to be unplugged to reset, but it's been good to me. Had it for about 7 months.
Date published: 2014-11-08
Rated 5 out of 5 by from This unit is flawless, performs very well. This unit was bought to replace a previous LG home theater system. When I sent it back to LG for repairs the parts weren't available at the time, so LG gave me a full refund including shipping cost even though the unit was over 2 years beyond the warranty period. I will continue to use LG products in the future.
Date published: 2014-05-19
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Stuning sound I really love this home theater system, using it with my LG smart TV, so i am an LG person, the sound quality is awesome as well as the design.
Date published: 2014-04-18
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Could these speakers be Dolby atmos capable 

Asked by: Anthony1994999
We appreciate your interest in this audio system. The main unit of this system, which performs the mixing and support of the speakers, has not been designed for compatibility with Dolby Atmos.
Answered by: NeilE
Date published: 2017-03-10

Can I buy the system without the TV? I already have the LG Smart TV.

Asked by: ShannonLynch
HI ShannonLynch. Thank you for your interest in the LG 3D-Capable 9.1 Ch Aramid Fiber Blu-ray Disc™ Home Theater System with Smart TV, Model # BH9430W. Our apologies for that title description which is a bit misleading in the way it is phrased. This unit is just a Home Theater System and does not come with a "Smart TV". What is being referred to by "with Smart TV" is that the Blu-Ray Player for this unit can access premium content from providers like Netflix, Hulu Plus, Vudu, YouTube and many more directly from your LG Smart TV Blu-ray Disc™ Player. If you don't have a 'Smart TV", this Home Theater System is one way to get 'Smart' features...^IFV
Answered by: LGJoel
Date published: 2017-02-08

I have all speakers and the shorter, skinny, all black part that says "standby/on" in front, when upright. What's the missing part called? Is it "reciever/blueray player"? If so, what can I buy/use to replace it, since it's not sold separately? Thanks!

Asked by: Sam18
We appreciate your interest in this Home Theater System. The Head Unit, which contains the BluRay player and Stereo Receiver, as well as the Wireless Connector and remote control, appears to not be included with this system. We have no recommendations for after-market purchases in order to complete this device.
Answered by: NeilE
Date published: 2017-01-31

Had my house broken into, they didn't take he speakers just the receiver/3D player. Can I buy just the deck and use the speakers from my previous purchase?

Asked by: Armyman2008
The same thing happened to me, unfortunately! I have all speakers and the skinny, all black product that says "standby/on" in front, when upright. What is the missing product called? Is it the reciever/blueray player the previous person (Armyman2008) is referring too? If so, is there any other product I can use to plug the speakers into, since the receiver/player isn't sold seperated?
Answered by: Sam18
Date published: 2017-01-30

Where can I get a entire replacement of the screws to the 2 speaker rear stands at?

Asked by: Macias21
We appreciate your interest in this Home Theater System. According to our records, the only speakers with stands are designed to be the FRONT speakers. Four screws are used with each speaker tower. Each should be a 5x20 screw measurement.
Answered by: NeilE
Date published: 2017-01-28

My questions is, if I buy this system. Will it connect to my dish receiver, xbox & ps4 console? In other words does it have hdmi ports to connect to the multiple devices?

Asked by: Eli21
The LG 3D-Capable 9.1 Ch Aramid Fiber Blu-ray Disc™ Home Theater System with Smart TV, Model # BH9430W has 2 x HDMI® Inputs and 1 x HDMI® Input. If you need more HDMI ports you can get a 1-in, 2-out HDMI splitter, a 1-in, 4-out HDMI splitter or other configurations. You can also get 1 x 2 HDMI Distribution Amplifiers that offer 4K Ultra HD support that also have audio-pass-through for Dolby TrueHD and DTS-HD Master Audio...^IFV
Answered by: LGJoel
Date published: 2017-01-20

Do you sell just the bh9430 smart3sblue ray theater system motor on mine is not working any more..the speakers are still great..just need to replace player

Asked by: Pumpitup69
I apologize, but no; this player is not sold separately from the speakers. We can, however, make arrangements for the repair of the current system. Please contact our Customer Interactive Center at 800-243-0000 to make proper service arrangements.
Answered by: NeilE
Date published: 2016-12-28

Is there anyway to make all 4 speakers plug into the main unit without the wireless receiver ? 

Asked by: Anthony1994999
We appreciate your interest in this Audio System. According to the information listed on page 13 of the owner’s manual, the subwoofer must connect along with the other speakers, as it is the ORANGE WIRE in the speaker wire array.
Answered by: NeilE
Date published: 2016-11-23
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