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Hitachi 42HZT66

Hitachi 42HZT66

42" Flat Jul 2015
Screen Size HD Type Screen Shape Smart TV Features Release Date
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£113.60 Electricity cost over 5 years. Calculate
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4 Reasons For

Supports Smart TV Features

The 42HZT66 supports smart TV features. Most of the other mid-size TVs that have been available for around the same time as the 42HZT66 also support smart TV features.

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Has a WiFi Connection

has a WiFi connection

The Hitachi 42HZT66 has a WiFi connection. Most of the other mid-size TVs that have been around for around the same time as the 42HZT66 do not have a WiFi connection.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution

This TV supports a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, which is the most commonly supported display resolution on mid-size TVs that were released more than a year ago.

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1.4 HDMI Version

This TV has a 1.4 HDMI version, which is the most commonly found HDMI version on comparable spec TVs that are a similar age to it.

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6 Reasons Against

Not 3D Compatible

Most mid-size TVs that are a similar age to the 42HZT66 are not 3D compatible. The Hitachi 42HZT66 is no exception to this as it too is not 3D compatible.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Camera

The Hitachi 42HZT66 does not have a built-in camera. Most of the other TVs of this age and type also do not have a built-in camera.

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Running Costs Are High

The energy efficiency rating of this mid-size TV is A, however the average 5 year running cost of the 42HZT66 is £114 based on typical energy prices, which is in the most expensive 10% of all 344 TVs of a comparable type and age.

Does Not Feature OLED Technology

The Hitachi 42HZT66 does not feature OLED technology. Most of the other mid-size TVs that have been on the market for more than a year also do not feature OLED technology.

Other televisions which also feature OLED technology that you might want to consider include the Samsung UN50J6200 which is also higher rated.

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Heavy

Across all the TVs that are a similar age to the 42HZT66 the weights range from 3.6kg to 18kg, and the average weight is 8kg. The 42HZT66 is quite heavy (10.9 kilograms) compared to most of the other TVs of a comparable type and age to the 42HZT66.

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Fairly High Annual Energy Consumption

The 42HZT66 has a fairly high annual energy consumption (100 kilowatt hours) compared to most of the other TVs of this spec and age. The lowest annual energy consumption of similar spec televisions that were released around the same time as the 42HZT66 is 26kWh, the highest is 160kWh, and the average annual energy consumption is 66kWh.

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2 Other reasons to consider the Hitachi 42HZT66

Released Over a Year Ago

This TV has been on the market for over a year.

Full HD HD Type

Full HD HD type

The display resolution of this television is Full HD, which is typical of many mid-size TVs that are a similar age to it. Full HD TVs have a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels.

Full HD TVs have a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels.

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Specification

Display
Screen Size
HD Type
Screen Shape
Dynamic Contrast Ratio
Display Resolution
Aspect Ratio
Display Diagonal
TV Tuner
Digital Signal Format System
Smart TV
Smart TV Features
Audio
RMS Rated Power
Loudspeaker
Built-In Speaker
Ports & Interfaces
Headphone Output Port
Ethernet LAN Port
SCART Port
Composite Video in Port
USB 2.0 Port
HDMI Version
PC in Port
HDMI Port
Networking
WiFi Connection
Ethernet LAN Connection
Design
Colour
Ergonomics
VESA Mounting Interface
VESA Mounting
Power
Typical Power Consumption
Standby Power Consumption
Energy Efficiency Class
Annual Energy Consumption
Certificates
DLNA Certificate
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Width

Running Cost

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Electricity cost when switched on £110.56
Electricity cost when on standby £3.04
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Total running cost over 5 years £113.60
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Energy Rating
0.56T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.56 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
15
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant 15 tree seedlings and grow them for 10 years.

Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers hitachi 42hzt66, hitachi 42hzt66t
Barcodes 04902530057027

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