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LG Infinia 47" Class Full HD 1080p 240Hz LED LCD TV - 47LE8500

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INFINIA Series/ Full LED Slim With Local Dimming/ THX Certified Display/ NetCast Entertainment Access (Wi-Fi Ready)/ Wireless 1080p Ready/ TruMotion 240Hz/ Full HD 1080p Resolution/ 9M:1 Dynamic Contrast Ratio/ Seamless Design/ Black Finish
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LG Infinia 47" Class Full HD 1080p 240Hz LED LCD TV - 47LE8500

There's television and then there's something better with LG's INFINIA™ LE8500. With one TV, you can experience a dazzling THX certified Full LED Slim picture on a beyond-beautiful display, the unlimited possibilities of broadband TV, the freedom of Wireless HD and a host of other groundbreaking innovations from LG.

Key Features:

  • INFINIA™ Series*
  • Full LED Slim w/ Local Dimming
  • THX® Certified Display
  • NetCast™ Entertainment Access (Wi-Fi Ready)*
  • Wireless 1080p Ready*
  • TruMotion 240Hz
  • Full HD 1080p Resolution
  • 9M:1 Dynamic Contrast Ratio
  • Seamless Design


  • New Definition Television.

    LG INFINIA™ TVs are resetting the standards of design and entertainment. Even beyond their jaw-dropping design, they offer access to virtually unlimited entertainment through broadband connectivity and the latest technology for stunning picture quality. Disclaimer: Features vary by series.

  • THX Certified.

    You don’t have to take our word for it that this is an amazing TV. To earn THX certification, our TV's passed more than 30 rigorous tests, ensuring you're bringing an uncompromised HD experience home - as the director wanted it.

  • Full HD Where You Want It.

    The best place for your TV isn't always near the cable. Wireless 1080p Connectivity lets you cut loose from messy wires and still get a stunning Full HD picture. Disclaimer: Wireless media kit required and sold separately.

  • Double The Detail.

    This stunning picture is the reason you wanted HDTV in the first place. With almost double the pixel resolution, Full HD 1080p gives it superior picture quality over standard HDTV. You’ll see details and colors like never before.

  • Slimmer Profile. Extraordinary Picture.

    Get a more beautiful picture from an impossibly thin TV. LG’s Full LED Slim technology delivers amazing clarity through local dimming while still allowing for a super slim display.

  • Entertainment On Tap.

    The end of “there’s nothing on.” NetCast™ Entertainment Access brings the best Internet services direct to your TV—no computer required. Instantly access movies and TV shows, news and weather and the world’s largest library of HD movies in 1080p. Disclaimer: NetCast internet connection & subscriptions required and sold separately.

  • Unblur The Action.

    See sports, video games and high-speed action with virtually no motion blur and in crystal clarity with LG’s TruMotion 240Hz technology. Now your TV can keep up with the fastest moving scenes.

  • You Won’t Believe Your Eyes.

    Worrying about dark scenes is a thing of the past. Our highest contrast ratio of 9,000,000:1 delivers incredibly vibrant colors and deeper and darker blacks



  • Display Type LED-backlit
  • Screen Size 47"
  • Screen Size Diagonal 47.0"
  • Full HD 1080
  • Native Display Resolution 1920 x 1080
  • ED-Resolution 1080p
  • Local Dimming
  • Dynamic Contrast Ratio 9,000,000:1
  • Refresh Rate 240 Hz
  • Intelligent Sensor
  • ENERGY STAR® Compliant
  • Response Time 1 ms
  • No. of HDMI Ports 4
  • NetCast™ Entertainment Access (Broadband)
  • Internet Services Yahoo!® TV Widgets, Netflix®, Vudu™, YouTube™, Picasa™
  • Wireless HD Ready*
  • WiFi® Ready*
  • Skype™ Ready
  • DNLA Certified®
  • THX® Certified Display
  • Seamless Design
  • Pictures, Music and Video via USB 2.0


  • XD® Engine
  • Aspect Ratio 16:9
  • Aspect Ratio Correction 6 Modes
  • Viewing Angle 178º / 178º
  • Just Scan (1:1 Pixel Matching) HDMI™: 1080p/1080i/720p, Component: 1080p/1080i/720p, RF: 1080i/720p
  • Color Temperature Control 3 Modes
  • 1080p Source Input HDMI™: 60p/30p/24p, Component: 60p/30p/24p, RGB: 60p (WXGA)
  • Picture Mode 8 Modes
  • ISFccc® Ready
  • TruMotion 240 Hz
  • Picture Wizard II
  • AV Mode 3 Modes (Cinema, Sports, Game)
  • 24p Real Cinema (5:5/2:2 Pulldown)
  • 3:2 Pulldown
  • Picture Reset
  • x.v. Color
  • DTV Signal Strength Indicator


  • Mono/Stereo/Dual (MTS/SAP)
  • Audio Output Power (Watts - THD 10%) 20W (10W x 2)
  • Speaker System Details 2 Way 4 System
  • Dolby® Digital Decoder
  • Surround System Infinite Sound
  • Bass/Treble/Balance Controls
  • Clear Voice II
  • Auto Volume Leveler II
  • EZ Sound Mode 5 Modes

Special Features

  • Smart Energy Saving
  • Wireless HD Ready (WHDI™)
  • WiFi® Ready (Adapter Sold Separately)
  • NetCast™ Entertainment Access
  • Skype™ Ready
  • Yahoo!® TV Widgets
  • Netflix® Instant Streaming Ready
  • Vudu™ (Streaming)
  • YouTube™
  • Picasa™ Web Albums
  • Backlight Control
  • A/V Input Navigation
  • Input Labeling
  • Quick View (Flashback)
  • Parental Control w/V-Chip
  • Key Lock
  • Closed Caption (CC)
  • SimpLink (HDMI CEC)


  • Language English/Spanish/French/Korean
  • Auto Tuning/Programming
  • Channel Add/Delete
  • Favorite Channel Programming
  • Auto/Manual Clock
  • On/Off Timer
  • Sleep Timer
  • Auto Off/Auto Sleep (When no video is present)

Side Inputs / Outputs

  • AV In 1 (w/gender)
  • Component Video In (Y, Pb, Pr) + Audio 1 (w/gender)
  • HDMI™/HDCP Input (V.1.3 w/Deep Color) 1
  • USB 2.0 (JPEG/MPEG-4/DivX HD) 2
  • Headphone Out 1

Rear Input/ Outputs

  • RF In (Antenna/Cable) 1
  • AV In 1
  • Component Video In (Y, Pb, Pr) + Audio 2
  • Digital Audio Out (Optical) 1
  • HDMI™/HDCP Input (V.1.3 w/Deep Color) 3
  • RGB In (D-Sub 15pin) -
  • PC 1 PC Audio Input 1
  • LAN 1
  • RS-232c In (Service Only) 1
  • Wireless Control 1


  • Design Type Seamless Design
  • Swivel Stand (degrees) +20º / -20º
  • Remote Control Type 2 (Universal and Simple)
  • VESA® Compliant (WxH) 200mm x 200mm

Broadcasting System

  • Built-In Tuner ATSC/NTSC/Clear QAM


  • Voltage, Hz 100V ~ 240V, 50/60 Hz
  • Stand-by Mode <0.1W

Approximate Dimensions:

  • Without Stand
    • Height: 27.8"
    • Width: 44.2"
    • Depth: 1.4"
  • With Stand
    • Height: 30.2"
    • Width: 44.2"
    • Depth: 10.8"

Approximate Weight:

  • Without Stand: 59 lbs
  • With Stand: 70 lbs
  • Shipping: 81.3 lbs

Warranty Information:

  • Manufacturer Warranty (authorized online retailer): One Year Parts And Labor
  • Extended Service Warranty Available: Click the warranty tab above for details
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Television TypeLED
Screen Size47
Aspect Ratio16:9
Refresh Rate240
Number of Speakers4
Built-In WiFiYes
Internet Movie StreamingYes
Number of HDMI Inputs1
Input ConnectorsYes
Output ConnectorsYes
Width (inches)44.2
Height (inches)27.8
Panel Depth (inches)1.4


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LG Infinia 47" Class Full HD 1080p 240Hz LED LCD TV

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