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LG 42LX320
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LG 42LX320

42" Direct-LED 1200:1 May 2015
Screen Size HD Type LED Backlighting Typical Contrast Ratio Release Date
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Good Brand

On average LG mid-size TVs have good ratings compared to other brands as do all TVs manufactured by LG.

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 televisions of this age and type.

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Quite High RMS Rated Power

With an RMS rated power of 20 Watts, the 42LX320 has a fairly high RMS rated power compared to most of the other televisions of this age and spec. TVs of a comparable age and spec to the 42LX320 have RMS rated power of between 5W and 1,000W.

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Supports One Video Format

The 42LX320 has a greater number of video formats than most TVs that have been available for around the same time as it. The most commonly supported video format is AVI, but this video format is not supported by this television. The video formats DIVX are also supported by this LG television.

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Supports Six Audio Formats

The number of audio formats supported by the 42LX320 is more than most televisions of a comparable age and spec to it. This LG television supports an MP3 audio format, which is the most frequently supported audio format supported by TVs of this spec and age. The audio formats "AAC", "AAC HE", "AC3", "EAC3" and "PCM" are also supported by this television.

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Has One Smart Mode

The 42LX320 has a greater number of smart modes than most comparable spec televisions that have been available for more than a year. The most frequently found smart mode is Game, but this smart mode is not found on this LG TV. The smart modes Hotel are also found on this television.

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Quite Thin

With a thickness of only 55.5 millimeters, the 42LX320 has a quite thin thickness compared to most of the other televisions of this age and spec. Across all the mid-size TVs that are a similar age to the 42LX320 the thicknesses range from 7mm to 100mm, and the average thickness is 66mm.

Alternative 55.5mm thick televisions currently available that you might want to look at include because of it's better review score, the LG 32LF580[plb_2822606_price].

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9 Reasons Against

Does Not Support Smart TV Features

The 42LX320 does not support smart TV features. Most of the other televisions that were launched more than a year ago do support smart TV features.

We compared this TV to all the other TVs with a smart TV features and we think the Philips 48PFH5500[plb_2861476_price] which is also higher rated is also worth considering.

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Does Not Have a WiFi Connection

Most TVs of a similar type and age to the 42LX320 do not have a WiFi connection. The 42LX320 is no exception to this as it too does not have a WiFi connection.

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Not 3D Compatible

The LG 42LX320 is not 3D compatible. Most of the other TVs of a comparable type and age to the 42LX320 are also not 3D compatible.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Camera

The 42LX320 does not have a built-in camera, although this is within the context that most of the other mid-size TVs that have been on the market for a similar time to the 42LX320 also do not have a built-in camera.

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Only Supports Two Analog Signal Format Systems

The number of analog signal format systems supported by the 42LX320 is more than most televisions of a comparable age and type to it. This television supports a PAL analog signal format system, which is the most frequently supported analog signal format system supported by televisions of a comparable age and spec to the 42LX320. The analog signal format system "NTSC" is also supported by this TV.

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Only Supports Three Image Formats

The 42LX320 has a greater number of image formats than most comparable spec TVs that are a similar age to it. This TV supports a JPG image format, which is the most frequently supported image format supported by mid-size TVs that have been on the market for a similar time to the 42LX320. The image formats "JPS" and "MPO" are also supported by this television.

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Does Not Feature OLED Technology

The 42LX320 does not feature OLED technology, although this is within the context that most of the other comparable spec TVs that have been available for more than a year also do not feature OLED technology.

Alternative TVs which also feature OLED technology that you might want to consider include the Samsung UN50J6200[plb_2958294_price].

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Only One USB 2.0 Port

Most TVs that came out more than a year ago have between one and two USB 2.0 ports, including the 42LX320 which has one USB 2.0 port.

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Fairly High Annual Energy Consumption

Televisions that have been on the market for a similar time to the 42LX320 have annual energy consumptions of between 26kWh and 160kWh. The 42LX320 has a quite high annual energy consumption (76 kilowatt hours) compared to most of the other similar spec TVs that have been on the market for a comparable time to the 42LX320.

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2 Other reasons to consider the LG 42LX320

Released Over a Year Ago

It was over a year ago when LG released the 42LX320.

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 have been on the market for a comparable time 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
3D Compatible
LED Backlighting
Typical Contrast Ratio
Screen Shape
OLED Technology
Response Time
Display Brightness
Dynamic Contrast Ratio
Display Resolution
Aspect Ratio
Screen Format Adjustment
Display Diagonal
Horizontal Viewing Angle
Vertical Viewing Angle
TV Tuner
Digital Signal Format System
Tuner
Analog Signal Format System
Smart TV
Smart TV Features
Internet Browser
Audio
Audio System
RMS Rated Power
Loudspeaker
Built-In Speaker
Sound Mode
Ports & Interfaces
Common Interface Plus
Common Interface Connection
RF Port
SCART Port
RS-232 Port
Digital Audio Optical Out Port
PC Audio in Port
Component Video in Port
USB 2.0 Port
Audio Input Port for DVI
DVI Port
HDCP Security Feature
PC in Port
HDMI Port
Consumer Electronics Control
Mobile High-Definition Link
Networking
WiFi Connection
Ethernet LAN Connection
Management Features
On/off Timer
Smart Mode
Picture in Picture Function
Electronic Programme Guide
Hotel Mode
Performance
Optical Disc Drive
Video Format
Audio Format
Image Format
24p Playback
Design
Colour
Peak Luminance Ratio
Ergonomics
VESA Mounting Interface
VESA Mounting
Power
Typical Power Consumption
Standby Power Consumption
Energy Efficiency Class
Annual Energy Consumption
AC Input Voltage
AC Input Frequency
Certificates
Certification
RoHS Compliance Certificate
Weight & Dimensions
Thickness
Weight
Depth (with Stand)
Height (with Stand)
Width (with Stand)
Height
Width
Packaging Content
Handheld Remote Control
Cable Included
Manual
Other Features
Safety

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers lg 42lx320, lg 42lx320h, lg electronics lx320, lg electronics lx320h, lg electronics 42lx320, lg electronics 42lx320h
Barcodes 04053162925816, 08806087302226, 08806087438796

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