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LG BH8220B

LG BH8220B
alaScore 89

45 reviews

Sep, 2018

alaTest has collected and analyzed 45 reviews of LG BH8220B. The average rating for this product is 4.2/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other Home Theater Systems for all reviews. People are impressed by the reliability and size. The price and design also get good feedback.

usability, design, price, size, reliability

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Home Theater Systems the LG BH8220B is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 89/100 = Very good quality.

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Consumer review ( review summary for LG BH8220B


alaTest has collected and analyzed 11 user reviews of LG BH8220B from The average user rating for this product is 4.4/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.3/5 for other Home Theater Systems on Reviewers really like the size. The usability also gets good feedback. There are some mixed reviews about the design.

price, usability, size

91% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: LG BH8220B 5.1 Channel 1100W Premium 3D Blu-ray Home Cinema SystemLG BH8220B 5.1 Channel 1100W Premium 3D Blu-ray Home Cinema System

Sep, 2018

Expert review by : Danny Phillips (

LG BH8220B


LG's classy system is easy on the eye, if not on the wallet.

Chic aluminium design ; Robust speaker build quality ; Generous features

Loses composure at loud volumes ; Not as smooth or polished as separates ; Passive sub could be punchier ; Needs more catch-up TV

Also behind the flap on the LG BH8220B is the disc tray on the left, and a row of buttons below the display panel – hard ones, not touch sensitive – as well as a USB port and a 3.5mm minijack input. On the back you’ll find a decent set of sockets,...

Nov, 2012

Expert review by : What Hi-Fi? (

LG BH8220B review


Premium price tag, premium design and, mostly, premium performance

Looks great, premium build ; array of on-demand services ; vivid pictures, clean sound

Sound lacks weight and presence ; some picture noise at times

A premium price tag, but premium design and, mostly, performance too

Jul, 2012

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LG BH8220B review


This LG might be expensive but its pretty good looking with a silver aluminium finish. Does enough substance lurk beneath the style?

The LG's sound could be more solid, but for picture quality, design and features, it's a winner

Jan, 2013

Expert review by : Mark Craven (

LG BH8220B review


LG's BH8220B enters the all-in-one system battle arena wearing a silver, boxy design that recalls the DVD-based systems of yesteryear. It's as if someone at the Korean firm's design lab handed in the wrong piece of paper. That said, at least it's a...

Blu-ray playback; largescale audio performance; solid construction; full of features

High-frequencies could be sweeter; sub could be tighter

Aug, 2012

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LG BH8220B


Built in wifi ease of use 3d surround with clear sound and no distortion Lg simplink with the excellence of use on my ipad lg app

Feb, 2013

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Built in wifi ease of use 3d surround with clear sound and no distortion ; Lg simplink with the excellence of use on my ipad lg app


Dec, 2012

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The surround sound is amazing! Small, stylish speakers. Looks great and easy to use. Great value for money.

None found yet.

Nov, 2012

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Looks and sounds fantastic

Poor instructions

Nov, 2012

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The surround sound is amazing! Small, stylish speakers. Looks great and easy to use. Great value for money

None found yet

Nov, 2012

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LG BH8220B


good picture on dvd and blu ray. good sound with cd

could be more bass

Nov, 2012

Product Specifications


Audio decoders:Dolby Digital,Dolby Digital Plus,Dolby TrueHD,DTS,DTS-HD,DTS-HD Master Audio
Audio formats supported:AAC, FLAC, LPCM, MP3, WMA
Audio output channels:5.1
Audio Return Channel (ARC): Yes
Built-in audio decoders:Dolby Digital, Dolby Digital Plus, Dolby TrueHD, DTS, DTS-HD, DTS-HD Master Audio
RMS rated power:1100

Center speaker

Center speaker impedance:4
Center speaker RMS power:180
Center speaker sensitivity:83
Center speaker tweeter diameter:0.78
Center speaker tweeter size:0.78
Center speaker woofer diameter (imperial):3
Center speaker woofer size:3


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

Disk Drive

Built-in hard drive: No



Energy Management

Power consumption (standby):0.5

Front speakers

Front speaker impedance:4
Front speaker sensitivity:83
Front speaker tweeter diameter:0.78
Front speaker tweeter size:0.78
Front speaker woofer diameter (imperial):3
Front speaker woofer size:3
Front speakers RMS power:360

Hard Drive

Built-in hard drive:N

Management Features

Handheld remote control: Yes
Sleep Timer: Yes


Bluetooth: Yes
Ethernet LAN:Y
Ethernet LAN connection: Yes
Wi-Fi: Yes

Optical Drive

Disc types supported:BD-R, BD-RE, BD-ROM, CD-R, CD-RW, 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

Other Features

Center speaker depth:2.95
Center speaker height:11.5
Center speaker width:3.74
Front speaker depth:2.95
Front speaker height:11.5
Front speaker width:3.74
Remote Control Type:sr1
Subwoofer depth:11
Subwoofer height:11.4
Subwoofer width:8.66

Packaging Content

Cables included:HDMI
Manual: Yes

Ports & interfaces

Audio (L,R) in:1
Composite video out:1
Digital audio optical in:1
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports:1
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports quantity:1
FM antenna: Yes
HDMI in:2
HDMI out:1
HDMI version:1.4
Number of HDMI outputs:1
USB 2.0 ports quantity:1


Power consumption (standby):0.5


FM radio: Yes
Preset stations quantity:50
Radio Data System (RDS): Yes
RDS features:CT, PS, PTY, RT
Supported bands:FM, PLL
Supported radio bands:FM,PLL

Satellite speakers

Satellite speaker sensitivity:83
Satellite speaker tweeter diameter:0.78
Satellite speaker tweeter size:0.78
Satellite speaker woofer diameter (imperial):3
Satellite speaker woofer size:3
Satellite speakers RMS power:360


Card reader integrated: No


Subwoofer driver diameter (imperial):7
Subwoofer driver size:7
Subwoofer impedance:3
Subwoofer RMS power:200
Subwoofer type:Passive

Technical Details

Apple docking compatibility:iPad, iPhone, iPod
Battery Type:AAA
Color of product:Aluminium
Deep color support:Y
Deep colour support: Yes
Firmware upgradeable: Yes
Image formats supported:GIF, JPG, PNG
Number of batteries supported:2
Wireless connection:Y
Wireless connections: Yes


3D compatibility: Yes
Analog signal format system:NTSC, PAL
Video compression format:3GP, AVCHD, DIVX, FLV, MKV, MPEG1, MPEG2, MPEG4, RMVB, VC-1, WMV
Video D/A Converter (DAC):12-bit / 148MHz
Video enhancement technology:Y
Video formats supported:3GP,AVCHD,DIVX,FLV,MKV,MPEG1,MPEG2,MPEG4,RMVB,VC-1,WMV

Weight & Dimensions

Satellite speaker dimensions (WxDxH):3.74 x 2.95 x 11.5