LG 60LF6100 vs 60LB6100 Review

In 60-Inch Smart TV, there’re only limited number of Full HD TV left. You can find LG 60LF6100, the new model of LG 60LB6100, as one of the available choice in 2015 lineup for 60-Inch Smart Full HD TV. As the new model of LG 60LB6100, you can find that LG 60LF6100 have several similarities with the older model. But is there any difference between them? This review try to help you finding the difference between the older LG 60LB6100 and the new LG 60LF6100. I’m sure you need that for your reference before you choose your 60-Inch Smart Full HD TV.

LG 60LF6100 Short introduction

LG 60LF6100

LG 60LF6100

When talking about 60-Inch Smart TV, you can find LG 60LF6100 as one of two choices in LG’s 2015 lineup. The other one is LG 60LF6300. LG 60LF6100 comes with direct LED Backlight and use the older LG Smart TV as its Smart TV platform. When It’s compared with LG 60LF6300, It’s positioned as the model below the 60LF6300 that use Edge LED backlight and WebOS 2.0 Smart TV Platform. LG 60LF6100 is able to deliver brilliant Full HD picture quality with Triple XD Engine technology. While It use the older LG Smart TV (Also Called NetCast 4.5) as its Smart TV platform. Although It’s the older Smart TV platform, but It’s able to bring premium entertainment to your home with the help of built-in wifi that connecto to your home network fast and efficiently.

How LG 60LF6100 in the eyes of its customers? As one of the bestselling 60-Inch Smart TV, Most of the customers that bought LG 60LF6100 as their TV are satisfied with their purchase. They said that the TV is able to deliver great picture quality in Full HD resolution. The setup is also easy while the network integration is also simple. The sound quality is good enough like what other customer said, but maybe some of the advanced audio enthusiast additional soundbar maybe needed like a few customers did. Do you want to hear more from the customers? You can find the review of the customers related to their LG 60LF6100 here…

LG 60LB6100 Short Introduction

LG 60LB6100

LG 60LB6100

LG 60LB6100 is one of the choice for 60-Inch Smart Full HD TV, besides two other choices : LG 60LB7100 and LG 60LB6300. LG 60LB6100 is indeed less popular than LG 60LB6300 and LG 60LB7100, but It’s actually still able to deliver good picture quality. LG 60LB6100 use Triple XD Engine as its picture engine. Triple XD Engine is able to bring excellent picture quality in Full HD resolution. LG 60LB6100 is also completed with LG Smart TV as its Smart TV platform that can bring premium contents from premium providers like Netflix, Youtube and HuluPlus in combination with built-in wifi that make it easy to connect to internet using your home network.

Most of the customers are pleased with their LG 60LB6100 purchase. They said that the TV is able to gorgeous picture quality along with good audio. Indeed some customers said that the audio is not that powerful especially for audio lover, but for sure It’s able to be resolved with additional soundbar or external speaker system. The customers also said that some tweaks needed to bring optimal picture quality, but after that you can get excellent picture quality. If you need more reviews from the real customers, You can check out this page to read more about LG 60LB6100 customers’ feedbacks…

Comparison Table

Before talking about comparison of LG 60LF6100 and LG 60LB6100 in details, you can take a look quick comparison at those two TVs by looking at the table below

LG 60LF6100 LG 60LB6100
Introduced March 2015 June 2014
Screen Size 60-inch 60-inch
Resolution 1080p Full HD 1080p Full HD
Backlight Direct LED Direct LED
Picture Engine Triple XD Engine Triple XD Engine
Refresh Rate TruMotion 120Hz Motion Clarity Index 480
Smart TV LG Smart TV (NetCast 4.5) LG Smart TV
Remote Control Standard Remote Standard Remote
3D Feature NO NO
Built-in Wifi YES YES
Speaker System 2Ch 20W 2Ch 20W
HDMI/USB 3/3 3/3
Price Almost the Same

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Comparison of LG 60LF6100 and LG 60LB6100

After looking at the comparison table above, We now proceed to comparing those two TVs in details.

1. Picture Resolution

LG 60LF6100 and 60LB6100 come with the same 1080p Full HD picture resolution. Although you can find that there are 60-Inch Smart TV with 4K UHD TV resolution that can deliver up to four time more brilliant picture quality than Full HD, but 1080p Full HD resolution is still a good choice. The reason behind that is the content itself. Most of the contents available nowadays are still in HD resolution. So you still can’t see big differences between watching in Full HD TV and 4K UHD TV with HD contents.

2. Picture Technology

Both of the new 55LF6100 and the old 55LB6100 use the same Direct LED as their backlight. They also rely on the same Triple XD Engine to bring brilliant picture quality in Full HD resolution. They have different term on refresh rate. LG 55LF6100 use TruMotion 120Hz, while LG 55LB6100 use Motion Clarity Index 480. Is that really a different technology? No, We can say that They are the same technology that can deliver the same smooth fast action images on those two TVs. They are only different term from the old and new LG lineup.

3. Smart TV Platform

To deliver premium entertainment to your home, both of 55LF6100 and 55LB6100 use the same LG Smart TV (or also called NetCast 4.5) as their Smart TV platform. It’s indeed basic Smart TV platform with limited features. But essentially, It can bring premium entertainment from your favorite content providers such as Netflix, HuluPlus and Youtube to your home. They are both also completed with built-in wifi that connect to your home network easily. Both of those TVs are also ready for LG magic remote, but unfortunately the magic remote itself are not included with the TV set.

4. Speaker System

The speaker system installed on both of those TVs are the same, 2Ch 20W speaker system.  2Ch 20W speaker system is not a special speaker system, It can be said as standard for TV set. With 2Ch 20W speaker system installed on those two TVs, you can enjoy good sound quality that’s acceptable for most of the audience. But when you are a special persons that need special audio quality then you can also attach additional soundbar or other external speaker system to those TVs to bring more powerful immersive sound quality.

5. Price

When It comes to buy a new TV, Price is always be an important factor. As basic 60-Inch basic Smart Full HD TV, both of LG 60LF6100 and LG 60LB6100 are priced with affordable price. But how about the new model price compared to the older one? The price of the new 60LF6100 is basically the same as the older 60LB6100. But maybe you can find that LG 60LB6100 is priced at the lower price since It’s the older model and the retailer tend to give discounted price for older stocks.


From our discussion above, We can find that there’s no big difference between LG 60LF6100 and its older LG 60LB6100. Maybe the only difference that easily seen is that the new model comes with darker frame color than the older one. Although there’s no big difference, but LG must be improve few little aspects inside the new LG 60LF6100 that can’t be easily seen by us. So as the price of the old and new model is the same, then choosing the new model is the better option. Where’s the recommended place to order one? You can order LG 60LF6100 here…

As the older model, you can find that LG 60LB6100 is priced at the discounted price, although It’s not always be the case. If you can find LG 60LB6100 at the lower price, then you can also consider that as your choice. If you are curious about the latest price of LG 60LB6100, you can check today’s price of LG 60LB6100 here…


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