65UN8500PUI from LG : Test and analysis

What about the new LG 65UN8500PUI ?

The firm LG is deciding today to launch a new mid-range model with its 65UN8500PUI.
In addition this LG displays a Ultra HD 4K resolution.  Attractive, user friendly, minimum bulk , quality image and sound, everything has been carefully finalized in this television, in order to make a nearly perfect product.
Why can we consider this 65UN8500PUI as convincing in spite of its mid-range position ? This is what we are going to discover in this article.

The design of the LG 65UN8500PUI

The LG 65UN8500PUI appears as a real masterstroke of the brand regarding both its interior and exterior design.
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 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!

65UN8500PUI from LG – The screen

The LG could hardly do better than this 65UN8500PUI with a Direct LED screen.
With this new 65UN8500PUI LG, the company makes an assumed technological choice. It’s LED and that’s good because the image result is excellent. 
With regard to the display, the company proposes a Ultra HD 4K resolution. 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.
By providing it with a frequency of 100 Hz, the television’s fluidity is at the top of its range.
Note that with advanced technology, this TV gives you a Ultra HD 4K quality picture .
Thus, the LG 65UN8500PUI allows you to watch everyday movies and videos without necessarily wanting it to be a home theater level. It’s a decent mid-range.

65UN8500PUI from LG – The sound

A brief listening allows us to see that it does not work miracles. The sound is far from exceptional. That’s enough for TV shows, but not for home theater showings.
The equipment consists of  two loudspeakers for a sound power of 10 W.

In short, the sound is enough to cover your everyday needs. The 65UN8500PUI LG is not designed for home cinema. That’s not what we are expecting.

The Intelligent aspect of the LG 65UN8500PUI

It has almost become a habit for LG, this 65UN8500PUI has its operating system webOS 5; You will have plenty of time to discover the world of entertainment.
With its Wifi or network connection (local LAN), this TV gives you the possibility to download apps or movies directly. An interesting option in the age of the cloud and online games.

The connection system of the LG 65UN8500PUI

This television LG 65UN8500PUI 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.

It is with 7 possible connections that this 65UN8500PUI is presented. The LG 65UN8500PUI 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.
In clear, the connections available on this model are:
2 USB ports, 3 HDMI ports, 1 audio output, 1 composite plug (Y/Pb/Pr)

65UN8500PUI from LG – Technical characteristics

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

Characteristic Value
Ratio 16/9
Sizes of the television without stand 87.8
Screen size in inches 64.5
Screen resolution Ultra HD 4K
Display system Direct LED
Display frequency 100
Sound power 10
Wifi Yes
Tuners available
Number of tuners 0
Number of USB ports 2
Number of HDMI ports 3
Number of audio outputs 1
Component Input (YpbPr) Yes
HDR Compatible Yes
HDR Dolby Vision Compatible Yes
VESA compatibility Yes
Bluetooth Yes
Ethernet Yes
Power consumption 205 W

To conclude on the LG 65UN8500PUI

The overall feeling about the product is satisfactory, it is not the best on the market, but it still allows to have an efficient television set.
This model uses Direct LED technology for its display. The result is good: the lighting is uniform and the contrast is pleasant.
For the display technology we are in 4K; you have a very good quality image, and an impressive sound quality; with its well thought out aesthetics, the result gives you a device that you want to buy.

In short, many positive points that make this TV a very good product. The following 3 points should be remembered:
the display frequency, the sound power, the depth of the colours.