JVC LT-50CF890 4k Smart TV

Product tour and overview of the 50-inch 4k Smart TV JVC LT-50CF890

It is quite hard to compile a proper article without any sleep lately but still I will do my best to present you a mid-range 4k Smart TV that comes at a good price in UK - the JVC LT-50CF890

Having all the good stuff for a 50-inch television the LT-50CF890 checks almost all important boxes like 4k, HDR, Smart TV, Fire TV edition, Amazon Alexa and few others. 

Here are its most important features and specs:

JVC LT-50CF890 - product specifications

Brand: JVC
Model: LT-50CF890
On-mode power consumption: 71 W
Annual power consumption: 103 kWh
Energy efficiency class: A+
Speakers: 2x stereo speakers
Audio power: 20 W
Sound technology: - DTS HD - DTS Virtual X - Dolby Audio Processing
Contrast: Peak brightness: 350 nits
4K Ultra HD compatibility: Video CODEC: HEVC H.265 / VP9
Noise reduction: Yes
Native contrast ratio: 5000:1
Motion rate: 50 Hz
TV tuner: Freeview HD Please note: Some services are only available in the UK
Electronic program guide: 14-day EPG
Other features: - Sleep timer - Parental lock
VESA mount: 200 x 200
Voice control: Via remote
Table-top stand: Yes
Material: Plastic
Box contents: - JVC LT-50CF890 Fire TV Edition 50" Smart 4K Ultra HD HDR LED TV - Stand - Scews - Remote control - Batteries - Instruction manual - Quick start guide
Dimensions: - TV with stand: 699 x 1130 x 216 mm (H x W x D) - TV: 656 x 1130 x 82 mm (H x W x D) - Boxed: 780 x 1215 x 154 mm (H x W x D)
Weight: - TV: 11 kg - TV with stand: 12.5 kg - Boxed: 14 kg
Guarantee: 1 year
Color: - TV: Black & silver - Stand: Black & silver
Bluetooth: Bluetooth 5.0
Ethernet: Yes
Wi-Fi: Built-in Wi-Fi
Connections: - HDMI 2.0b x 4 (ARC compatible x 1) - Composite input x 1 - USB 2.0 x 2
Audio output: - Optical x 1 - 3.5 mm jack x 1
Bezel width: - Side/top: 13.3 mm - Bottom: 18.6 mm
HDR: - Dolby Vision - HDR10 - Hybrid Log Gamma (HLG)
Screen size: 50"
Resolution: 4K Ultra HD 3840 x 2160p
Screen technology: LED backlit
Voice controlled assistant: Amazon Alexa
Smart platform: Fire TV
Other smart features: Works with Amazon Alexa speakers
Smart TV services: - Catch up TV: BBC iPlayer, ITV Hub, All 4, My5, UKTV Play - Streaming: Prime Video 4K, Netflix 4K, Disney+ 4K - App store: Amazon app store - Custom homepage - Full internet browser - Social media: YouTube, Facebook Watch, Twitter - Gaming apps Please note: Some services are only available in the UK
Height (mm): 699
Width (mm): 1130
Depth (mm): 216
Weight grams: 14 kg

As you can see, pretty good specifications we have here. The LT-50CF890 is a decent TV with good features.

JVC LT-50CF890 - price info

Currently (March 2021) the LT-50CF890 is sold in UK for £450 (average price). Well, that is definitely not the cheapest offer in the segment but there is nothing essential missing in this TV.

JVC LT-50CF890 - our feedback

The LT-50CF890 is not a bad TV at all - nice simple design (could be a bit slimmer though), good set of features, OK price. The biggest problem for this TV might be the competition from other brands.

JVC 4k Amazon Fire TV - video

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