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Hitachi 43HBT42

43" Full HD 1200:1 Direct-LED Jan 2016
A+
Display Diagonal HD Type Contrast Ratio (typical) LED Backlighting Type Release Date £86.53 Electricity cost over 5 years
Full HD
Features extended PVR
Does not support Wi-Fi

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Energy

Running Costs Are OK

This television has an efficiency rating of A+. The average 5 year running cost of the 43HBT42 is £87 based on average energy prices and usage levels, which is typical compared to the other 237 TVs of a similar age and spec.


Other

Released Over a Year Ago

Hitachi released the 43HBT42 in January 2016.


Display

Full HD

Full HD

The display resolution of this television is Full HD, which is the most frequently found HD type on comparable spec TVs that have been around for around the same time as 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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Not 3D

The Hitachi 43HBT42 is not 3D. Most of the other medium display diagonal TVs that have been on the market for around the same time as this television are also not 3D.

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43 Inches Display Diagonal

This is a 43 inch TV.

If this television display diagonal is not large enough for you then you might want to consider the Sony KDL-48WD653 (£333) (48").

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Networking

Does Not Support Wi-Fi

The Hitachi 43HBT42 does not support Wi-Fi, unlike most of the other medium display diagonal TVs that were launched more than a year ago.

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Supports Miracast

The 43HBT42 supports Miracast. Most of the other medium display diagonal TVs that have been available for around the same time as this TV also support Miracast.

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Has an Ethernet Port

The 43HBT42 has an ethernet port. Most of the other TVs of this spec and age also have an ethernet port.

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Performance

Features Extended PVR

The 43HBT42 features extended PVR. Most of the other medium display diagonal TVs that were launched more than a year ago also feature extended PVR.

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Certificates

Has a Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) Certified

The Hitachi 43HBT42 has a Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) certified. Most of the other TVs that were launched more than a year ago also have a Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) certified.

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Ports & Interfaces

Has a Common Interface (CI) Slot

The 43HBT42 has a common interface (CI) slot. Most of the other TVs that were released more than a year ago also have a common interface (CI) slot.

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Smart TV

Supports Smart TV

The 43HBT42 supports Smart TV, as do most of the other TVs of a comparable spec and age to this television.

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Packaging Content

Has a Desktop Stand Included

The 43HBT42 has a desktop stand included. Most of the other medium display diagonal TVs that have been around for a comparable time to this TV also have a desktop stand included.

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Management Features

Has an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)

The 43HBT42 has an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG). Most of the other televisions of a comparable type and age to this TV also have an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG).

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers hit 43hbt42
Barcodes 05014024002082

Hitachi 43HBT42 Review Sources

To prepare this Hitachi 43HBT42 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 1,041,700 product attributes, 88,470 TV reviews and 4,110,900 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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