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Changhong LED42D2080

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Changhong LED42D2080

42" Full HD 1000:1 100Hz May 2016
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Display Diagonal HD Type Contrast Ratio (typical) High Frequency Rate Release Date Energy Efficiency Rating
Supports picture mute (for radio)
Full HD
Good brand

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Management Features

Supports Picture Mute (for Radio)

The LED42D2080 supports picture mute (for radio). Most of the other similar spec televisions that are a comparable age to this TV also support picture mute (for radio).

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Other

Released Twelve Months Ago

It was May 2016 when Changhong released the LED42D2080.


Reviews

Good Brand

Televisions manufactured by Changhong are some of the better televisions according to average reviews from experts and users.


Networking

Does Not Support Wi-Fi

The LED42D2080 does not support Wi-Fi, unlike most of the other TVs that have been available for the last year which support Wi-Fi.

We compared all the other TVs which also support Wi-Fi to this television and we think the Samsung UE48H6800 is also worth considering.

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Does Not Have an Ethernet Port

The LED42D2080 does not have an ethernet port, unlike most of the other televisions that were launched around the same time as this television which have an ethernet port.

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Display

Full HD

Full HD

The display resolution of this television is Full HD, which is the most commonly found HD type on new medium display diagonal TVs. 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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Average High Frequency Rate

At 100 hertz, the Changhong LED42D2080 has a pretty standard high frequency rate compared to most of the other comparable spec TVs that are a similar age to this TV.

If you are looking for a TV with a faster high frequency rate then you might want to consider the Cello C50ANSMT (£387.97) (120Hz).

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution

This TV supports a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, which is typical of many TVs that have been around for around the same time as it.

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Very Dim Display Brightness

With a display brightness of only 220 candellas per square meter, the LED42D2080 has a fairly dim display brightness compared to most of the other medium display diagonal TVs that were launched in the last year. Recently released TVs have display brightnesses of between 200 cd/m² and 500 cd/m², and the average display brightness is 310 cd/m².

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Very Slow Motion Interpolation Frequency

The LED42D2080 has a quite slow motion interpolation frequency (only 100 hertz) compared to most of the other recently released similar spec TVs. The motion interpolation frequencies of newly released TVs range from 60Hz to 1,000Hz.

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Quite Narrow Horizontal Viewing Angle

Across all the TVs that have been on the market for the last year the horizontal viewing angles range from 160° to 180°, and the average horizontal viewing angle is 180°. The LED42D2080 has a fairly narrow horizontal viewing angle (only 176 degrees) compared to most of the other latest TVs.

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Quite Fast Response Time

Similar spec TVs that have been around for the last year have response times of between 6.5ms and 12ms. The Changhong LED42D2080 has one of the faster response times (only 6.5 milliseconds) amongst TVs of this age.

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42 Inches Display Diagonal

This is a 42 inch TV.

Televisions with a larger display diagonal that might be worth looking at include the 43BDL4050 (£672.16) (42.5"), or the 43BDL4051T (£1,655.81) (42.5") both from Philips or the Grundig 43 GFW 6628 (£462.49) (43").

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Performance

Supports Parental Controls

The LED42D2080 supports parental controls, as do most of the other medium display diagonal TVs that were launched in the last 12 months.

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Features Extended PVR

The Changhong LED42D2080 features extended PVR. Most of the other medium display diagonal TVs that have been available for a comparable time to this TV also feature extended PVR.

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Smart TV

Does Not Support Smart TV

The LED42D2080 does not support Smart TV. Most of the other medium display diagonal TVs that are a similar age to this TV do support Smart TV.

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Does Not Support Internet TV

The Changhong LED42D2080 does not support internet TV, unlike most of the other TVs that were released in the last year which support internet TV.

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Ports & Interfaces

Has a PC in (D-Sub) Port

The LED42D2080 has a PC in (D-Sub) port. Most of the other latest televisions do not have a PC in (D-Sub) port.

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Has a Common Interface (CI) Slot

The Changhong LED42D2080 has a common interface (CI) slot. Most of the other recently released medium display diagonal TVs also have a common interface (CI) slot.

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Weight & Dimensions

Average Depth

The Changhong LED42D2080 has a pretty typical depth (69 millimeters) compared to most of the other comparable spec televisions that are a similar age to this TV.

If you would consider a television with a thicker depth then you might want to look at the Samsung UE40J5500 (£529) (66.9mm).

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Audio

Quite Low RMS Rated Power

The average RMS rated power of recently released similar spec televisions is 19W, and the RMS rated powers range from 5W to 40W. At only 16 Watts, the LED42D2080 has a quite low RMS rated power compared to most of the other recently released medium display diagonal TVs.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers changhong led42d2080ds, changhong 1920x1080, changhong 220cdm2, led42d2080h
Barcodes 08592344202391, 08592344202407, 08592344202438

Changhong LED42D2080 Review Sources

To prepare this Changhong LED42D2080 review we compared this TV to 4,717 other models. For each TV that we compared, we collated thousands of pieces of information including technical specs, reviews, and prices. In total we analysed 1,041,547 product attributes, 85,382 TV reviews and 3,802,500 historical TV prices from 204 TV retailers. We then picked out the standout features of this TV compared to the other models as well as any areas where this TV is lacking.

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