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LG 86UH9500 86-Inch 4K UHD Smart LED is one of the most expensive TVs in the world. It carries all sorts of TV features and comes at a big price. It offers wide viewing angles and vibrant colors, among other high-end features. Read on to see all the TV specs, key features and price in Kenya.

LG 86UH9500 86-Inch 4K UHD Smart LED Kenya
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LG 86UH9500 TV Screen and Display

The screen size is 86 inches, as suggested in the name. The display is Ultra HD (3840×2160) and features LED, HDR Super, Dolby Vision, IPS 4K Quantum, 3D, edge backlight and also Magic Zoom.

The display also features TruMotion 240 Hz refresh rate which reduces the blur associated with fast-moving objects. In addition, there is a local dimming will provides augmented contrast by dimming the backlight behind darker areas of images while keeping bright areas vibrant.

Hardware Platform

First, the TV has a quad CPU and HEVC Decorder (4K@60fps, 10bit) and VP9 Decorder (4K@60fps, 8bit). Other related hardware options include Wi-Fi ( and Bluetooth.

Connectivity and Related Features

Under connectivity, the LG TV has three USB ports (3.0, 2.0, 1.5), three HDMI inputs (6G), digital audio out (optical) and RF (rear).

Other connectivity features include Component In (Y, Pb, Pr + Audio), Composite In (CVBS + Audio), LAN, remote controller and also broadcast options such as analog reception (NTSC) and digital reception (terrestrial/cable).

Concerning the related features, the television has integrated Ethernet, simplink, Wi-Fi and also RS-232C (control/SVC).

Audio and Video

As for the audio, the TV features DTS Decorder (DTS M6), Dolby Digital Decorder and also 80W audio output/speaker system (5.2ch)‎‎. Other audio features include mono/stereo/dual (MTS/SAP), surround mode (ultra surround), Harman/kardon sound, magic sound tuning and smart sound mode. There is also clear voice III, Hi-Fi Audio, wireless/private sound sync and a wide range of audio codec options.

When it comes to video, the television has prime master picture engine, ultra luminance, color prime plus, 3D color mapping and also white illuminance sensor. Other video features include 4K upscaler, smart content optimizer, billion rich colours and also contrast maximizer.

Software and Related Features

The features here include my content, my channels, my starter, LG content store, channel adviser, IoTV, webOS 3.0 and also web browser. The related features include magic zoom, magic mobile connection, STB control and also multi-view.


The TV requires a power supply‎‎ of 120V 50/60Hz. Its standby power consumption is 0.5W while its maximum power consumption is around 300W.

Design and Size

The TV spots a slim design and a flat stand. As far as material and color are concerned, it features metal with some plastic accents and the popular color is black.

On the side of size, the dimensions are 1938x1176x366mm and the weight stands at 54.6kg (with stand).

Energy Efficiency

The LG 86UH9500 TV carries the ENERGY-STAR qualification. This means that it meets energy efficiency rules and prevents greenhouse gas emissions.

Additional Features

These features include natural voice recognition, external device app download, block access to harmful sites, 3D glasses and OSD languages. There are also smart share options such as mobile app (LG TV Plus), Mobile TV On, WiDi, Miracast and Content Sharing.

LG 86UH9500 86-Inch 4K UHD Smart LED TV Price in Kenya

So how much is the LG 86UH9500? Well, the television costs between KSh. 600,000 and KSh. 800,000 (around $6,000 and $8,000). For a TV of near-similar quality and price, see Sony XBR85X850D or Samsung QN88Q9FAMFXZA.

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