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Gateway LT41P02

Gateway LT41P02 is an inexpensive touch screen laptop from Gateway which costs around $300 and is available at Staples Canada. The 10.1” laptop is suitable for those who are looking for a machine for web surfing, video chatting, watching videos and typing documents.  The laptop is powered by dual core Intel Celeron N2805 processor which operates with 1.46GHz. The processor comprises of 1MB of cache memory.  Gateway LT41P02 comes with 2GB DDR3L SDRAM and that is the maximum RAM it supports. Considering it’s specifications, we can assume that Gateway LT41P02 won’t support high end computing. Due to its light weight, this laptop would make a great travel companion. However, only 2GB memory limits the performance. This little laptop is not suitable for gaming as well. Here is a brief review about this laptop.

Gateway LT41P02 specification and performance

Gateway LT41P02 is powered by Intel Celeron N2805 dual core processor. The processor is part of Intel’s bay trail family. It is integrated with Intel HD Graphics which operates with 667MHz. The graphics is not suitable for gaming. The Bay Trail processors are designed for small laptop and tablets. These processors are intended for providing long battery backup. It comes with low TDP rating.

Gateway LT41P02 comes with 500GB hard drive. The hard drive operates with 5400rpm. SSD is not available with this laptop, which could have enhanced its performance. For better performance, you need a minimum of 128GB SSD. But, at its current price, a 128GB SSD is not feasible. The hard drive comes preinstalled with 32bit Windows 8 Operating System.

The 10.1” LED backlit high definition touch screen display supports maximum resolution of 1366 by 768, which means it can support up to 720p high definition playback.

There is inbuilt multimedia card reader which supports Secure Digital Card. Like other netbooks, the DVD drive is missing in this laptop, even though DVD drive is one of the most used components of any laptop.

Gateway LT41P02 comes with limited number of ports. There are only 2 USB 2.0 ports.  USB 3.0 port is missing in the laptop. Beside USB ports, there is an HDMI output, VGA output, RJ 45 based Ethernet connector. Network connectivity is supported by wireless 802.11b,g and Bluetooth. The wired connectivity is supported by Ethernet LAN.

Up to 5 hours battery backup is available with 3 cell 28whr lithium ion battery pack. As informed earlier, this laptop could be an ideal travel companion.

Pros of Gateway LT41P02

Inexpensive touch screen laptop

Bluetooth

Cons of LT41P02

Only 2 GB memory

USB 3.0 port not available

Toshiba Satellite P50-A-05H

Toshiba Satellite P50-A-05H is a perfect blend of power and design. The laptop comes with some premium features like silver brushed aluminum case, backlit keyboard and full high definition display etc. Equipped with Intel Core i7 4700MQ quad core processor and 8GB RAM, it not only supports gaming but also furnishes CPU intensive tasks like video editing and 3D designing. If you are a beginner to CAD, you can consider this laptop. There is no dedicated video or graphics card available with this laptop but that is not going to limit your gaming experience much as the integrated Intel HD 4600 offers performance equivalent to any entry level dedicated gaming cards. You can still play games like Battlefield 4 and Call of Duty Ghost in low to medium details. Toshiba Satellite P50-A-05H is not a thin laptop and weighs 2.4 Kg. It comes with double layer DVD Drive. Only drawback of P50-A-05H is that it is not a touch screen laptop. The Boxing Day price of this laptop is $750. Here is a brief review about this laptop.

Toshiba Satellite P50-A-05H specification and performance

Toshiba Satellite P50-A-05H is powered by Intel core i7 4700MQ processor which is a quad core processor. Each core operates with 2.4GHz frequency and, due to Turboboost technology, the clock speed of some of the cores can rise up to 3.4 GHz. The processor comes with large 6MB of cache. Intel HD 4600 graphics is integrated with the processor. The graphics supports DirectX11.1. Not delving deep into its architecture, it can be said that the graphics supports gaming. However, level of gaming depends upon the type of processor and available memory. Also, faster hard drive or SSD would influence the gaming performance up to certain extent. User can play current games as well, but in low to medium details. Again, less GPU intensive games like Fifa, StarCraft II etc can be played smoothly. Toshiba P50-A-05H offers performance for video editing and 3D designing. For your CAD requirements, it can be considered as beginner’s laptop. .

Toshiba Satellite P50-A-05H comes with 8GB memory, arranged in two slots. Thus, none of the slots are empty. The laptop comes with 1TB 5400rpm hard drive which comes preloaded with Windows 8.1 operating system.

The 15.6” non-touch LED backlit HD display offers 1920 X 1080p resolution which indicates it supports full high definition video playback.

There are 2 USB 2.0 ports and 2 USB 3.0 ports. Besides USB ports, HDMI, VGA ports and  RJ connector are also available with the laptop.

It comes with 10/100/1000 Mbps Ethernet, Integrated Wi-Fi 802.11b/g/n and Integrated Bluetooth for network connectivity.

Toshiba P50-A-05H offers average battery backup with its 4 cell lithium ion battery.

Pros of Toshiba Satellite P50-A-05H

Affordable laptop with powerful processor

Full high definition playback

Backlit keyboard

Metallic Case

Cons of P50-A-05H

Not a touch screen laptop

Average battery life

Haier LE19B3320 19” LED TV

Haier LE19B3320 is an inexpensive 19” LED television that can play up to 720p high definition contents. But, it doesn’t feature Smart TV capabilities.  Unlike other budget televisions, it comes with adequate number of ports and connectivity options.  It supports MHL feature which is often missing in budget televisions. Thus user can watch mobile contents on this television set. Also, with the help of MHL port (HDMI 2) on this TV, mobile phones can be charged. The television set comes with dedicated VGA or PC input. There are 2 HDMI inputs; one combo with MHL. The refresh rate of this television set is 60Hz.

The display of Haier LE19B3320 offers 1366 X 768 pixel resolution in 16:9 aspect ratio. The brightness of the screen is 180 cd/m2. The Edge backlit technology is used to illuminate the display. Edge lit technology helps in significantly decreasing the thickness of a television. Haier LE19B3320 is just 1.51” thick.  It comes with viewing angles ranging from 170 degree vertical to 160 degree horizontal. Even if    you have a small room to place your TV, you need not worry about the viewing angle. However, if you plan to place the television set in a big room then it is better to view it straight. The response time of Haier LE19B3320 is 5ms.  The television comes with 60Hz refresh rate. You can use the television as monitor for gaming and there will be minimal input lag as the source input will matches with the television refresh rate. It comes with inbuilt ATSC/NTSC tuner.

Picture and Sound

To adjust picture setting, available options are Picture Mode, Contrast, Brightness, Color, Tint, Sharpness, color temperature and advanced video. Haier LE19B3320 19” LED TV comes with two 3 watts bottom speakers. To adjust audio setting, bass, Treble, Balance, MTS, Digital output, Surround sound, Audio only and Auto volume options are available. As the speakers of the television are of low capacity, user can connect the television set with home theater or sound bar and get enhanced sound quality.

Parental controls (including V-Chip) are available with Haier LE19B3320 19” LED TV. It also supports USB media playback. User can watch photos and play music directly from their USB flash drive on this television. However, video playback from USB flash drive is not supported.  Only JPEG and MP3 are supported file formats.

Other significant features of this television are Sleep Timer and Closed Captioning.

Ports

Beside 2 HDMI ports, Haier LE19B3320 comes with one Component input with L/R audio, which is shared with composite input placed on the back of the television, to connect with Blu-Ray player, satellite receiver or DVD player.  Other inputs and outputs ports like HDMI, USB, VGA, PC AUDIO, HEADPHONE, COAXIAL(audio output), RF input are located on the side of the television.

Haier LE19B3320 is Wall-Mountable (VESA Compatible): 75 x 75

 

Dell Inspiron 15M-i7-8-1-NT

Dell Inspiron 15M-i7-8-1-NT is a 15.6”  laptop from Dell which is being offered at a price of $550, during Boxing day sale. The laptop is integrated with Intel Core i7- 3537u processor which has two cores and the clock speed of this processor 2.0 GHz. Due to its compliance with Intel Turboboost technology, the clock speed of the processor can rise up to 3.1GHz, on system demand. The processor comes with 4MB of level 3 cache, which ensures better performance to the user. Along with day to day computing, you can also do jobs such as photo editing, casual video editing and 3D designing ( small scenes) etc. efficiently on this laptop. User can watch high definition movies and play games smoothly on Dell Inspiron 15M i7-8-1-NT. However, the laptop doesn’t come with dedicated graphics which limits it’s gaming performance beyond certain extent. Still, user can play current games in low to medium details. Other significant features of the laptop are that it includes 1TB hard drive and 8GB memory. Dell 15M-i7-8-1-NT is little bulkier compared to other 15.6” laptop as it holds a DVD drive as optical drive. It comes with sufficient number of ports like 2 USB 2.0 and 2 USB 3.0 ports. To know more about specifications and performance of this Dell Inspiron model, read the following review:

We know that core i7 processors are quad core processors and are integrated with 6MB of cache memory but Intel Core i7- 3537u is an exception. It is a dual core ULV processor and comes with 4MB of cache memory. The processor is integrated with Intel HD 4000 graphics (UMA graphics). With 8 GB base memory, user can play games like COD black ops 2, Dota 2, Tomb Raider, Team Fortress 2, sleeping dogs and Counter Strike Global offensive etc. Inspiron 15M-i7-8-1-NT supports smooth video playback. It can accomplish all computing task that are required in a regular office environment.

Maximum display resolution supported by this laptop is 1366 X 768 and the 15.6” display features LED back lit high definition screen which supports up to 720p playback. To view full HD content, user need to connect the laptop with 1080p compatible HDTV or monitor. Good thing about 15.6 inch screen laptop is that it gives a user perfectly good visual experience.

The laptop offer 1TB of hard disk which operates at 5400rpm speed. Dell 15M i7-8-1-NT comes with 8GB DDR3 RAM which operates with1600 MHz. The laptop comes preinstalled with Windows 8 64 bit operating system.

Media card reader is available with this laptop, thus the user can easily copy the contents via and to memory cards. Besides 4 USB ports, it also offers HDMI output, audio ports and RJ connector. VGA port is missing in this laptop.

Dell Inspiron 15M-i7-8-1-NT supports both wireless (802.11 b/g/n and Bluetooth) and wired connectivity. The 6 cell 65whr battery pack promises prolonged battery backup.

 Pros of Dell Inspiron 15M-i7-8-1-NT

Inexpensive laptop with high end processor

High capacity battery

4 USB ports

Bluetooth

Cons of Dell 15M-i7-8-1-NT

No VGA port

 

Dell Inspiron 15M-i7-8-1-NT is ideally suited for office user and students and  its cost is very much within affordable range.

ASUS X550LC-FH51-CB

ASUS X550LC-FH51-CB is a perfect solution for those who are looking for budget laptop that offers performance. The laptop is powered by 4th generation Intel core i5-4200U dual core processor which operates with 1.6GHz and, if the system demands, the clock speed can rise up to 2.6 GHz.  Even though it belongs to Intel core i5 family, it doesn’t offer performance like mainstream core i5 processor (for example i5-4200M). The best part of ASUS X550LC-FH51-CB is that it comes with discrete Nvidia GT 720M graphics with 2 GB video memory, which makes the laptop an entertainment hub.  If you want a laptop for office use, this laptop will still be able fulfill your requirements.  User can work with office suite, create presentation, edit photos, print PDF, compress large files, encode and decode media and play games on this laptop. ASUS X550LC-FH51-CB is installed with 8GB RAM and 1TB hard drive. The only disappointing feature of this computer is that it is not a touch screen based laptop.  The laptop offers Windows 8 operating system. Here is a brief review about this laptop:

ASUS X550LC-FH51-CB specification and performance

ASUS X550LC-FH51-CB is powered by Intel core i5-4200U processor which is a ULV processor. The processor operates with basic frequency of 1.6GHz, which can boost up to 2.6 GHz clock speed. The processor is hyperthreading feature enabled,   thus two cores can handle 4 threads at a time. On the other hand, it comes with low TDP rating of 15 watt, thus, there will be less power consumption. Compared with 4th generation Intel core 4200M processor, it offers less performance as the latter operates with much higher clock speed. ASUS X550LC-FH51-CB is perfect for gaming. User can play games like Battle field 3, Call of Duty Black ops 2, Total War: Rome II and Saints Row 4, at low to medium details.  X550LC-FH51-CB laptop can play high definition video seamlessly. However, the laptop screen supports up to 720p display only. To get full high definition display user need to connect the laptop with full HDTV. There is an HDMI port available for this purpose and all you need to do is to buy a HDMI cable.

ASUS X550LC-FH51-CB comes with 8GB of DDR3 RAM, installed in single slot, and 1 TB hard drive. Hard drive is preinstalled with Window 8 operating system.

The 15.6” LED backlit HD display offers 1366 by 768 pixels resolution.  There is a dual layer DVD drive integrated with the laptop. It comes with 1 USB 3.0 and 1 USB 2.0 ports, HDMI output, VGA output, RJ 45 connector and  a memory card reader that supports SD card format.  Network connectivity is supported by 10/100/1000Mbps Ethernet LAN, Integrated 802.11b/g/n  Wi-Fi and Integrated Bluetooth  4.0.

4 cell lithium ion battery pack is supposed to provide up to 5 hours of battery life

Pros of ASUS X550LC-FH51-CB

Inexpensive laptop with dedicated graphics

1 TB hard drive and 8GB RAM

Cons of ASUS X550LC-FH51-CB

Not a touch screen laptop

Toshiba 32L1300UC 32″ LED TV

Toshiba 32L1300UC is a budget 32” LED television that supports up to 720p high definition playback. It is not a Smart TV.  Like any other budget televisions, it comes with limited number of ports and connectivity options. It has dedicated gaming mode which is often missing in low end televisions. The television set is devoid of VGA or PC input. However there are 2 HDMI inputs. If you have old style PC or laptop that lacks HDMI out, you can still connect your PC with Toshiba 32L1300UC with the help of VGA to HDMI connector or adapter.

The display of Toshiba 32L1300UC supports up to 1366 X 768 pixel resolution and the static contrast ratio is 3000:1. When it comes to brightness, it supports 300 cd/m2. It comes with decent viewing angle of 178 degree which means user can watch from any corner of the room. The television comes with ClearScan 120Hz frequency which doesn’t mean that the refresh rate of the television 120Hz. It’s like LG’s TruMotion and Samsung’s CMR etc. Toshiba enhances the performance of 60Hz to reduce the blur during fast action scenes’ or while playing games. Toshiba 32L1300UC offers decent picture quality, however, some user may experiences motion blur during gaming. It comes with inbuilt ATSC/QAM tuner.

Picture and Sound

To adjust picture, there are Picture Mode, Backlight, Contrast, Brightness, Color, Tint, Sharpness, and advance picture settings. The Picture menu includes Dynamic, standard, movie, games and PC. PC mode will be available if HDMI is connected. Toshiba 32L1300UC comes with two 7 watt bottom mounted speakers. To adjust sound, user can select bass, Treble or Balance. Furthermore, to enhance sound quality there is Audyssey ABX and EQ. The television also features Stable Sound which checks the extreme variations in volume that can take place when user switches between channels or programs.

Toshiba 32L1300UC LED Television comes with parental controls. The television supports USB media playback. User can watch photos and play music directly from their USB flash drive, on this television. The file format it supports is JPEG and MP3. The USB device must be formatted with FAT 16 or FAT32.

Other significant features of this television are Sleep Timer, Picture Freeze, Photo Frame Closed Captioning , No Signal Auto Off,  Discrete IR Codes and channel browser.

Ports

Beside 2 HDMI ports, there is one Component input with L/R audio which is shared with composite input on the rear side of the television, to connect with Blu-Ray player, satellite receiver or DVD player. The antenna input is also located on the rear of the television set.

HP 2000-2d28ca

HP 2000-2d28ca is another inexpensive laptop from the leading consumer electronics giant, which costs around $299 (during Boxing Day Sale, Best Buy Canada). However, the regular price of the laptop is much higher. It comes with 15.6 inch display which makes it a perfect sized laptop. It is not a thin laptop and comes with a DVD drive. The screen size and the optical drive make the laptop little bulkier.  Though there are 11 inches laptops available in the market which makes them portable but if you have to type a lot then it becomes difficult for the user to type as the keyboard size is proportionally smaller.

HP 2000-2d28ca is AMD E1-2500 accelerated processor based laptop which operates at a speed of 1.4 GHz and offers seamless processing for day to day task like typing documents, surfing web, video chat and social networking. Level 2 cache memory of 2 MB is available with the accelerated processor. It offers 320GB hard drive, which is not too small as users are not supposed to store countless softwares, games or movies. As HP 2000-2d28ca comes with entry level processor; it will barely run latest games. Here is a brief review about specifications and performance of the laptop.

HP 2000-2d28ca comprises of AMD Radeon 8240 which is an integrated graphic and part of AMD E1-2500 accelerated processor APU. This APU or accelerated processor  is not designed for gaming or other high end tasks like running  Adobe Photoshop CS6, premiere CS6, Coral draw,  3Ds Max, Revit or other similar application. In other words, HP 2000-2d28ca simply meets equirements of basic computing. As the APU comes with low TDP rating, user can expect decent battery backup.

The type of RAM used in this laptop is a 4GB DDR3 RAM which is loaded into single slot and one slot is kept empty.  User can extend RAM to a total of 8GB. The hard drive operates with 5400rpm speed and is preinstalled with Windows 8 operating system and other trial software.

The 15.6” LED Backlit display supports maximum 1366 X 768 resolution and, thus, supports 720p high definition playback.

Both, built in media card reader and optical SuperMulti DVD drive, are available with this laptop. Both of the above are most used components of any laptop. Integrated microphone, webcam, stereo speakers, touchpad, 2 USB 2.0 ports, 1 USB 3.0 port, HDMI output, VGA output, RJ 45 based Ethernet connectivity, wireless connectivity via 802.11 b/g/n are other common features of HP 2000-2d28ca laptop.

6 cell Lithium ion battery pack offers up to 5 hours of battery life which is really impressive.

This laptop is ideal choice for any user who seeks performance, looks and comfortable laptop blended in right proportion.

Acer Aspire V7-482P-6616

Acer Aspire V7-482P-6616 is such an ideal combination of design and performance that it will make you fall in love with it. Equipped with fourth generation core i5-4200U ULV processor, it could be an ideal companion for people who need performance but not at the expense of battery life.  This 14” touch screen laptop is perfect for students as well as business users who need to travel a lot. Whether you are using it for internet browsing or for communication purpose, the battery backup ( up to 7 hours)  makes you roam freely in your office. There is nothing more embarrassing than your laptop losing power in the middle of a presentation. Acer V7-482P-6616 doesn’t offers full high definition playback though, but it comes with 500GB hard drive with 24GB SSD cache. It will improve the performance a bit as frequently used data gets stored in the SSD cache. Other significant feature of the laptop is that it includes 8GB RAM and a backlit keyboard. The price of the laptop is around $600 (Boxing Day, Future Shop) Here is a brief review about specifications and expected performance of Acer Aspire V7-482P-6616:

Acer Aspire V7-482P-6616 specification and performance 

Acer Aspire V7-482P-6616 is integrated with Intel core i5-4200u dual core processor. Each core operates with 1.6GHz frequency and, on system requirement, the frequency can boost up to 2.6GHz. The laptop can furnish business applications along with regular computing. This laptop is not for CAD users or those who are looking for designing and animation. However, it supports casual photo editing as well as casual gaming. When it comes to graphics, V7-482P-6616 is integrated with Intel HD 4400 graphics which is part of the Intel core i5-4200u processor chip. It is able to run games like Dota 2, Fifa 14, Gird 2, Tomb Raider, Dead space 3 etc. It can also stream videos seamlessly.

Aspire V7-482P-6616 comes with 8GB memory in single slot. The speed of the memory is 1066 MHz. The hard drive operates with 5400 rpm speed. The 24GB SSD acts as a cache to hard drive. Thus loading of Windows and other frequently accessed applications would be much faster.

The 14-inch touchscreen display of V7-482P-6616 provides resolution of 1366 by 768 pixels, which is vibrant and responsive. As it comes with smaller screen, keyboard can’t accommodate a dedicated numeric keypad, but the keys are well-spaced and backlit feature is available.

Acer V7-482P-6616 comes with 2 USB 2.0 port and 1 USB 3.0 port, HDMI output  and RJ 45 connector. VGA port is not offered.  Network connectivity is supported by 10/100/1000Mbps LAN, 802.11 b/g/n Wi-Fi and Bluetooth

Pros of Acer Aspire V7-482P-6616

Inexpensive laptop, considering price-specification ratio

8GB memory

Storage features include SSD cache

Cons of Acer Aspire V7-482P-6616

No VGA port

 

LG 60LN5600 60″ 1080p 120 Hz LED Smart TV

LG 60LN5600 is a gorgeous 60” Smart Television set that offers many useful apps. Cutting Edge technologies like MHL and NFS connectivity are embedded in this television set.  It offers TruMotion 120Hz refresh rate and the display is capable of streaming full high definition content.  LG 60LN5600 comes with 3 HDMI ports; all placed on side of the television set and the 3rd HDMI is MHL compatible.

Picture and Sound

The display of 60LN5600 supports 1920 X 1080 pixel resolutions in aspect of 16:9, Just Scan, Original, 4:3, Cinema Zoom and Zoom. With the help of LG TruMotion 120Hz and Triple XD engine, the television set will offer clear, fluid,  rich in color and bright picture quality. It comes with dual core processor. The picture mode includes ECO, Vivid, Standard, Cinema, Game, Expert1, Expert2.  The picture wizard helps calibrating the television set effortlessly.   It supports resolution upscale which indicates that it can convert lower resolution content into higher resolution content.

LG 60LN5600 comes with two 1 way speakers. Each speaker produces 10 watt output. The sound mode includes Standard, Music, Cinema, Sport, Game and User. Though the television set comes with virtual surround sound feature still it is always recommended to connect the television set with home heater system or sound bar, to enjoy better sound quality.

Connectivity

Besides HDMI connection, there are a number of other ways to connect the television with PC. There is a dedicated PC input. If your desktop or laptop is Intel Wireless Display capable then you can transmit content wirelessly (adapter needed) to the TV set. With MHL feature user can connect their compatible smart phone with the television and view mobile content on big display. LG 60LN5600 also supports MiraCast NFC or Near-Field Communication, all you need to do is to tap your compatible mobile device against NFC tag to setup an instant wireless connection with the TV. It can transmit up to 1080p video signal and 5.1 channel audio signals from a compatible mobile phone to television set. LG 60LN5600 is Skype ready.  This Smart TV set is Windows 8 certified.

Inputs and output 

LG has been generous in providing number of ports with 60LN5600. It comes with 3 HDMI input, 1 composite and one component with L/R audio, 3 USB media port and Ethernet port. There is one optical digital output as well. User can connect USB storage device to television set to watch videos and photos and play music. Supported file formats are DivX HD, JPEG, JPG, MPO, AC3 (Dolby  Digital), EAC3,HAAC, AAC, MPEG, MP3, PCM, DTS.

LG 60LN5600 Smart TV can be Wall mounted and supports 400mm x 400mm Vesa wall mount.

LG 50″ LN5310 Series LED TV (50LN5310)

LG 50LN5310 is a 50” LED television that supports full high definition playback.  Smart Feature is not available with this television and it does not support 3D video playback either. Yet, it comes with some impressive features like MHL support and USB media playback which make it stand out from the crowd. MHL or Mobile High-definition Link is an interface that transmits digital audio and visual signals from smart phones to a compatible television set. Thus, users can watch their smart phone contents on big screen.  LG 50LN5310 comes with 2 HDMI ports as well and HDMI-2 supports MHL connectivity. The television belongs to LN5130 series. The disadvantage of LG 50LN5310 is that dedicated PC input (VGA input) is not available with this television. Thus, if you have old style PC that doesn’t have HDMI port; then you can’t connect your computer directly with this television set. You need a VGA –HDMI adapter to watch PC contents on HDTV.

The display of LG 50” LN5310 supports up to 1920 X 1080p screen resolution. It comes with TruMotion 120Hz refresh rate which reduces the blur and, with the help of Triple XD engine, viewer will get good picture quality. According to LG, TruMotion enhances the typical 60Hz refresh rate which considerably moderates blur and yields crisper details. It’s an advantage when it comes to watching fast action scene and games.  Seven picture modes are available with this TV which include ECO, Vivid, Standard, Cinema, Game, Expert1 and Expert2.  It also comes with Picture Wizard, thus users can calibrate picture according to their own preference.  There is Built-in ATSC/NTSC/ Clear QAM TV tuner for high definition broadcasting.

LG 50LN5310 50-inch LED TV comes with 2 speakers which are 1 way speaker. The output of each speaker is 10 watt. Though, virtual surround sound option is there but, to get true bass effect, it is recommended to connect the television with a home theater or sound bar. Sound mode includes Standard, Music, Cinema, Sport and Game.

As mentioned above, LG 50LN5310 HDTV supports various USB storage devices. Thus, user can watch photo or play music stored in USB devices. Supported file formats are MP3 and JPEG. The television comes with a number of ports. There is one composite and one component ( combo) prt,  RF input and one digital audio out all placed at the rear of the television. Out of the two HDMI ports, one is placed at rear and one at side of the television.

LG 50LN5310 is wall mountable and is compatible with Vesa 400 X400 standard