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LG KP170

LG KP170
alaScore 83

585 reviews

Dec, 2014

  • No negative mentions yet

alaTest has collected and analyzed 585 reviews of LG KP170. The average rating for this product is 4.1/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Home Theater Systems for all reviews. People are impressed by the size and design. The usability and price are also appreciated. There are some critical comments about the reliability.

price, usability, design, size

reliability

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Home Theater Systems the LG KP170 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 83/100 = Very good quality.

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Amazon.co.uk review summary for LG KP170

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 165 user reviews of LG KP170 from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 4.2/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.3/5 for other Home Theater Systems on Amazon.co.uk. Reviewers are impressed by the design and size. The usability and price are also mentioned favorably, whereas some have doubts about the reliability.

price, usability, size, design

reliability

90% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: LG HB405SU 5.1 Blu-ray Home Cinema System with DLNA & BD LiveLG HB44S 2.1 Blu-Ray & DVD Home Cinema System with USB Direct Recording & 1080p UpscalingLG HB405SU Home Cinema System

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LG BX580 3D Blu-ray Player - Tried, Tested and Enjoyed

 

The LG BX580 3D Blu-ray player was sent to us by LG a while back when we were testing their mammoth-sized 55-inch LX9500 TV, and I've been using this very Blu-ray player to test all the other TVs and monitors that have come in. It's fair to say it has...

This is a good player with some neat features, and is priced quite competitively at Rs. 16,990. However, it also has its fair share of shortcomings. I really like some of the features such as the MKV playback and hard drive support, as well as the ease...

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LG BX580 3D Blu-ray Player Reviewed

 

LG's new top-of-the-line BX580 ($399.99) is the company's first 3D-capable Blu-ray player. It also offers desirable features like integrated WiFi, DLNA streaming, YouTube, and Netflix/VUDU video-on-demand. Missing are dual HDMI outputs and multichannel...

The BX580 supports 3D playback, when mated with other 3D-capable components ; The BX580 supports 1080p/24 playback of Blu-ray discs ; The player has internal decoding and bitstream output of high-resolution audio sources ; It supports BD-Live Web...

The BX580 lacks multichannel analog audio outputs, so it's not thebest choice for someone who owns an older, non-HDMI A/V receiver ; It also lacks an advanced control port like RS-232 ; This 3D player does not include a second HDMI output to send audio...

In addition to its 3D capabilities, the BX580 has a number ofworthwhile Blu-ray features, like built-in WiFi, DLNA media streaming,and video-on-demand service. However, it lacks some things you can findin the comparably priced Samsung and Panasonic 3D...

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Blu Ray and networking -- Great

 

Use this to access NetFlix and will be using to access photos and other data on internet and LAN.

Easy Set-Up","Excellent Image Quality","Good Connections","Good Soundtrack Support

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AWESOME 3D Bluray

 

Unit was awesome. Picture was perfect (must set to 1080P) with HDTV and was so easy to setup for internet wireless connection.

Backwards Compatible","DVD Upconversion","Easy Set-Up","Excellent Image Quality","Good Connections","Good Soundtrack Support","Upgradeable

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Excellent Purchase and Value for Money

 

I have to say that LG is probably my favourite electrical manufacturer as they make good quality equipment. This little gem being one of them. It's easy to assemble all parts supplied, the sound quality is absolutely brilliant as is the picture...

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good buy

 

have only had this for about a week now but so far have no complaints , easy enough to set up, and good sound.

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LG HB44S Home Cinema System

 

great product thanks argos. half price as well

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LG HB44S Home Cinema System

 

got this when it was half price so well worth the money

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Not bad!

 

Considering the price, this is not a bad system at all and certainly it is performing better than expected. For those on a tight budget, go for it, you won't be disappointed.

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Best Purchase

 

Nice product. Value for money.

Product Specifications

WiFi Connectivity: No

Camera

Autofocus: No
Built-in Camera: Yes
Built-in Flash: No
Swivel Camera: No
Video Resolution in Pixel:Not Applicable

Configuration

AirPlay: No
Audio Formats : No
Audio Playback: No
AUDIOFORMATS: No
Digital Audio Broadcast (DAB): No
DIGITAL RADIO: No
DLNA certified:No / Yes
Dual SIM Card: No
GPS Receiver: No
I-Mode: No
Integrated Radio: No
Integrated TV Tuner: No
Internet Radio: No
Java: Yes
MP3 Playback: No
Multi SIM Card: No
Number of Output Channels:2 + Subwoofer (2.1) / 5 + Subwoofer (5.1)
PC Streaming:Audio/Video / No
Progressive Scan:No / Yes
Push to Talk: No
RDS/EON: Yes
Realtone: No
UPnP:No / NO UPNP / UPnP / Yes
USB Recording:No / Yes
User Interface for Text:Telephone Keyboard
Video Client: No
Web Content Access: No
WiFi Connectivity: No
XHTML Browser: Yes

Connectivity

A2DP: No
Bluetooth:No / Yes
Docking System: No
Ethernet:No / Yes
Firewire IEEE-1394 Interface: No
HDMI: Yes
HDMI PORT: Yes
Infrared Interface: No
iPod Control: No
Memory Card Slot: No
Multi SIM Card: No
Near Field Communication: No
Number of Output Channels:2 + Subwoofer (2.1) / 5 + Subwoofer (5.1)
PMP Docking: No
USB: No
USB Interface: Yes
W-LAN Connection: No
WiFi Connectivity: No
WiFi Data Exchange: No

Data Transfer

EDGE: No
GPRS: Yes
HSCSD: No
HSDPA: No
Technology:GSM/PCN

Display

Display Technology:TFT Display
Number of Display Colours:65.536
Number of Displays:1

General Features

1080p Upscaling: Yes
2D to 3D Conversion: No
3D: No
3D Ready: No
CD Player / Recorder:CD Player
Design:Bar
DVD Player / Recorder:DVD Player
EASY USE PHONE: No
Elderly Friendly Phone: No
Home Theatre System (Digital Dolby and DVD Player): Yes
Multi Band:Dual Band
Network Music System: No
Operating System:Proprietary
Operating System Version:CLOSED PROPRIET
Operator:Orange / Sim Free / T-MOBILE / Tesco MB
Product Type:Home Theatre System / Mobile Phone
Sound Projector: No
Way of Buying:Contract / Prepay Pack / Sim Free
Wireless Music System: No

Loudspeaker

Wireless Speakers: No

Messaging

E-Mail Functionality: No
Instant Messaging: No
Push email: No

Playback

Blu-ray Playback:No / Yes
DivX Playback: Yes
DVD Audio Playback: No
HD-DVD Playback: No
MP3 Playback: Yes
Super Audio CD Playback: No
Super Video CD / Video CD Playback: No

Recording

Blu-ray Recording: No
Double Layer Recording:Not Applicable
DVD-R Recording: No
DVD-RAM Recording: No
DVD-RW Recording: No
DVD+R Recording: No
DVD+RW Recording: No
MP3 Encoding: Yes

Sound

Dolby / DTS:Dolby Digital / Dolby Digital + DTS
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