Do you want to find the model number of your LG Smart TV? There are two ways to identify it. The easiest way is to go to the LG TV settings with the help of the remote. If the LG TV remote is not working, you can check the label on the back right or back left of the TV to find the model and serial number.
Knowing the model number helps in many situations especially when you want to buy a replacement for the damaged spares. Also, you will get to know about the television’s complete specifications, manufacture year, and more.
Why Should I Find the Model Number of LG TV
- To get model-specific support from LG Customer Care.
- To install the drivers or updates based on your LG TV Models.
- If any hardware is defective, you should know the model number to buy a relevant spare for the damaged item.
- You will know what type of screen your TV has.
- While repairing the TV in an authorized service center, you will be asked to provide the model and serial number.
- By knowing the model number, you can check if LG TV is eligible for warranty.
How to Find LG TV Model Number using Settings
1: Turn on your LG TV and press the Settings button on the TV remote.
2: Choose the All Settings option on the Home screen.
3: Click the Support tab from the left panel.
4: Select the TV Information option.
5: Here, you can find the Model number above the Serial Number.
How to Find LG TV Model Number Without Remote
When you can’t find the model number of your LG TV from the Settings of your TV, you can look at the serial number label. It is the best way to find your TV’s model number without turning on the TV.
Generally, the label will be pasted on the left and right of the TV.
- If the label is pasted on the left side, it indicates that the TV is an old model.
- If you find the label on the right side, it means that your TV is a new model.
LG Model Numbers Lookup
LG Model numbers are usually a mix of alphabets and numbers. Many users wonder what the unique number and alphabet on a Model number define. Every alphanumeric content on the LG TV model number has a meaning, and it holds info about it. In general, LG televisions are broadly classified into four models.
LG TV Older Models
Let’s take a look at the LG TV models launched between 2011-18 models.
Name: LG 65LA9700
You can split the model number into 7 categories as 65-L-A-9-7-0-0
|E – OLED, L – LED, P – PLASMA TV, S – SUPER UHD or NANO CELL, U – UHD LED||Screen type|
|V – 2011, W/M/S – 2012, A/N – 2013, B/C – 2014, F/G – 2015, H – 2016, J – 2017, K- 2018||Year of manufactured|
|7||Total model number in series|
|0 (It is not modified yet), 2 (Your TV has been modified)||Modification code|
|0 – ATSC (US & Canada), B – HD, C – DVB-C, S – DVB-S2/C/T, T – DVB – T/T2, V – DVB-S2/C/T2, U – ATSC||TV Turner type|
LG NanoCell and QNED TV Model
Let’s take a look at the LG NANO and QNED TV model numbers that will be released in 2020-2022.
Model Number: 75NANO99TNA
You can split the model number into 7 categories as 75-NANO-9-9-T-N-A
|NANO refers to the TV series. If you bought an LG QNED then the NANO will be replaced by QNED.||TV series|
|9||Total model number in series|
|C – China, K – Korea, L – Europe, P – India, T – Indonesia, U – USA, 6 – Germany, 9 – Russia.||County of origin|
|M – 2019, N – 2020, P – 2021, Q – 2022, R- 2023, S- 2024||Year of manufactured|
|A – flat panel||Design type|
The above-mentioned details will also match the LG NANO TV models.
Note: Meanwhile, you shall check out the How to Setup and Use Magic Tap on LG TV to control the TV with ease.
LG OLED TV Model
Let’s take a look at the LG OLED TV of the 2016-2022 model.
Model Number: OLED77CXPUA
You can split the model number into 7 categories as OLED-77-C-X-P-U-A
| B, C, E, G, and W models are 4K TV|
Z model is 8K
R model is Rollable
|6 – 2016, 7 – 2017, 8 – 2018, 9 – 2019, X – 2020, 1 – 2021, 2 – 2022, 3 – 2023||Year of manufactured|
|D, J, P, T, V: Before 2018|
A, P, S, W After 2018
|Turner-type manufacturing year|
|C – DTMB, J- BS 110 (Japan), L- DVB T/12/T2HD/C/S/S2, N- ATSC/ATSC 1.0., S- SBIVD, T – MPEG-2/4 DVB-T2, U- ATSC, Clear QAM, V – DVB-T2/C/S2||Turner type|
|A – Flat panel||Design type|
LG LED TV Model
Check out the LG TV model number meaning of the LG LED TV of the 2011-2022 model.
Model Number: 75SM9400PTA
You can split the model number into 7 categories as 75-S-M-9-4-00-P-T-A
|E – OLED, L – LED, P – PLASMA TV, S – SUPER NANO CELL, U – UHD LED||Screen type|
|V – 2011, W/M/S – 2012, A/N – 2013, B/C – 2014, F/G – 2015, H – 2016, J – 2017, K- 2018, M – 2019, N – 2020, P – 2021, Q – 2023, R – 2023||Year of manufactured|
|4||Total model number in series|
|00 (It is an original mode), 01 (LG TV has updated the hardware)||Modification code|
|C – DTMB (China, Hong Kong), L – DVB T/T2/T2 HD/C/S/S2 (Europe, Russia, Turkey), J – BS 110 (Japan), S – SBTVB (Latin America), N – ama di ATSC 1.0/ATSC 3.0 (Korea), T – MPEG-2/4, DVB T2 (Australia, India, New Zealand, Singapore), V – DVB T2/C/S2 (Kuwait, South Africa, Saudi Arabia, UAE), U – ATSC, Clear QAM (Canada, Mexico, USA)||TV Turner type|
|A – Flat panel||Design type|
Frequently Asked Questions
No. The model number is different from the serial number.
You can view the serial number of the LG TV on the back side of your TV or you use the Settings option on your TV which is located right below the model number.
For those with 2018 and above LG WebOS TVs, press the Mute button three times sequentially. Now you can check the LG TV model and serial number.