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LG BH4030S

LG BH4030S
alaScore 88

149 reviews

Sep, 2018

alaTest has collected and analyzed 149 reviews of LG BH4030S. The average rating for this product is 4.5/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other Home Theater Systems for all reviews. Reviewers really like the size. The price also gets good views.

usability, price, size

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Home Theater Systems the LG BH4030S is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 88/100 = Very good quality.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 74 user reviews of LG BH4030S from The average user rating for this product is 4.3/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.3/5 for other Home Theater Systems on People are impressed by the size and price.

usability, price, size

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This summary is based on the products: LG BH4030S 5.1Ch 330W Blu-ray Home Cinema SystemLG BH4030S 5.1Ch 330W Blu-ray Home Cinema System

Sep, 2018

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LG BH4030S


The LG BH4030S is an entry-level home cinema system with a 3D Blu-Ray player. Delivering a total of 330W of power from 4 satellite speakers, a front speaker and a subwoofer, this system will bring your movies to life with genuine surround sound and...

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Excellent system, good sound and looks smart. Also speaker wire is extendable as the system doesn't use those awful connectors!

Feb, 2017

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Item Returned...but wait!!


I only returned this item because I changed my whole complete TV set. I have marked it good because I did research the product to the best of my ability and was really looking forward to using it. Unfortunately LG is not my number one anymore, it was...

Jan, 2017

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Good sound


Great sound. Wires about 1.5-2m front speakers and 4-6m back - but have 'bare ends' so easy to add an extension without voiding warranty. I didn't find the instructions much use and initially had a problem with sound not coming from back speakers,...

Nov, 2016

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Film satisfaction


Labelling on speaker connection could be better but the sound is most excellent with this product,especially for it's compactness. Most excellent sound quality and picture.

Nov, 2016

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First home cinema system


This is my first home cinema system. I set it up myself with little hassle and some confusion but it was simple. Love the sound and looks good.

Oct, 2016

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LG Surround Sound Blu Ray System


I was expecting this item to arrive in an oversized box but was pleasantly surprised at the minimal amount of packaging. As for the system itself, I'm loving it so far Both the picture and sound is far superior to my last system. Picture quality is...

Sep, 2016

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home surround


Good all round system easy set up

Sep, 2016

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The Best i ever had


Easy to install

Jun, 2016

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Easy to use


" We had a problem with our old sound system when our Virgin box was updated and needed one with with an optical connection. This has solved the problem and it has much better sound than our old system! It was a bit fiddly to set up - but now works fine "

Apr, 2016

Product Specifications


Audio decoders:Dolby Digital,Dolby Digital Plus,Dolby TrueHD,DTS,DTS-HD Master Audio
Audio formats supported:AAC, FLAC, LPCM, MP1, MP2, MP3, WMA
Audio output channels:5.1
Built-in audio decoders:Dolby Digital, Dolby Digital Plus, Dolby TrueHD, DTS, DTS-HD Master Audio
RMS rated power:330

Center speaker

Center speaker RMS power:42


Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) certified:Y
DLNA Certified: Yes

Disk Drive

Built-in hard drive: No

Front speakers

Front speakers RMS power:40

Hard Drive

Built-in hard drive:N

Management Features

Handheld remote control: Yes


Ethernet LAN:Y
Ethernet LAN connection: Yes

Optical Drive

Disc loading type:Tray
Disc types supported:BD, BD-R, BD-RE, BD-ROM, CD, DVD, DVD+R, DVD+RW, DVD-R, DVD-RW
Number of disks:1
Number of optical discs:1
Optical disc player type:Blu-ray Player

Ports & interfaces

Audio (L,R) in:1
Digital audio optical in:1
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports:1
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports quantity:1
FM antenna: Yes
HDMI out:1
HDMI version:1.4
Number of HDMI outputs:1
USB 2.0 ports quantity:1


FM radio: Yes
Preset stations quantity:50
Radio Data System (RDS): Yes
Supported bands:FM
Supported radio bands:FM

Satellite speakers

Number of satellite speakers:2
Satellite speakers RMS power:42
Wireless satellite speakers:Y

Soundbar speaker

Soundbar speaker RMS power:120


Subwoofer RMS power:120
Subwoofer type:Passive
Wireless subwoofer: No

Technical Details

Apple docking compatibility: No
Color of product:Black
Firmware upgradeable: Yes

TV Tuner

TV tuner integrated: No


3D compatibility: Yes
Analog signal format system:NTSC, PAL
Full HD: Yes
Video compression format:3GP, AVCHD, DIVX, FLV, H.264, M4V, MKV, MOV, MPEG1, MPEG2, MPEG4, VC-1, VOB, WMV
Video D/A Converter (DAC):12-bit / 148MHz
Video formats supported:3GP,AVCHD,DIVX,FLV,H.264,M4V,MKV,MOV,MPEG1,MPEG2,MPEG4,VC-1,VOB,WMV

Weight & Dimensions

Center speaker dimensions (WxDxH):3.46 x 5.04 x 2.95
Front speaker dimensions (WxDxH):3.46 x 5.04 x 2.95
Main unit dimensions (WxDxH):14.2 x 12 x 2.38
Satellite speaker dimensions (WxDxH):3.46 x 5.04 x 2.95
Subwoofer dimensions (WxDxH):6.14 x 12.8 x 12.6