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LG 42LB561V

42" Flat Feb 2014
Display Diagonal HD Type Screen Shape Wi-Fi Release Date
A+
£85.15 Electricity cost over 5 years. Calculate
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4 Reasons For

LG Has Good TV Reviews

Mid-size TVs built by LG have good ratings on average compared to other brands. We also checked the reviews for all TVs (not just mid-size TVs) and found that LG also has good ratings across its entire range.

Has a Wi-Fi

has a wi-Fi

Unlike most of the other mid-size TVs that came out around the same time as the 42LB561 which do not have a wi-Fi, the LG 42LB561 has a wi-Fi.

Alternative TVs which also have a wi-Fi that you might also want to look at include the LG 32LB580[plb_2230634_price], the Samsung T32E390[plb_3404279_price], or the JVC LT-40C755[plb_2955141_price].

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Two Headphone Outputss

The 42LB561 is a two headphone outputs TV.

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1080p Supported Video Modes

This TV supports a 1080p supported video modes, which is the most commonly supported supported video modes on TVs that came out around the same time as it.

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6 Reasons Against

Does Not Support Smart TV

The 42LB561 does not support smart TV. Most of the other similar spec televisions that were released around the same time as the 42LB561 also do not support smart TV.

Alternative TVs which also support smart TV that you might want to consider include the LG 32LB580[plb_2230634_price], the Samsung T32E390[plb_3404279_price], or the JVC LT-40C755[plb_2955141_price].

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Not 3D

Like most of the other TVs of this spec and age, the LG 42LB561 is not 3D.

TVs which are 3D that might be worth considering include the UE32F6100[pl_2161651_price], the UE40C7000[pl_1661050_price], or the UE32H6400[pl_2232460_price] all from Samsung.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Camera

The 42LB561 does not have a built-in camera, although it is worth keeping in mind that most of the other televisions of this age and spec also do not have a built-in camera.

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Does Not Feature OLED Technology

Like most of the other mid-size TVs that have been on the market for more than two years, the 42LB561 does not feature OLED technology.

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Very Slow Motion Interpolation Frequency

The slowest motion interpolation frequency of televisions that came out around the same time as the 42LB561 is 50Hz, the fastest is 1,800Hz, and the average motion interpolation frequency is 260Hz. With a motion interpolation frequency of only 100 hertz, the LG 42LB561 has a quite slow motion interpolation frequency compared to most of the other televisions that are a similar age to the 42LB561.

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Only Two HDMI Ports Quantitys

Most TVs that have been on the market for around the same time as the 42LB561 have between one and four HDMI ports quantitys, including the LG 42LB561 which has two HDMI ports quantitys.

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3 Other reasons to consider the LG 42LB561

Average Running Costs

This LG TV has an energy efficiency rating of A+. The 42LB561 has an average 5 year running cost of £86 based on typical energy prices and usage levels, which is typical compared to the other 670 televisions of this spec and age.

Full HD HD Type

Full HD HD type

The display resolution of this TV is Full HD, which is typical of many mid-size TVs that have been on the market for more than two years. 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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Released Over Three Years Ago

This LG television was released over three years ago.

Specification

Display
Display Diagonal
HD Type
3D
Screen Shape
Motion Interpolation Frequency
Motion Interpolation Technology
Display Resolution
Supported Video Modes
2D-3D Converter
Supported Graphics Resolutions
TV Tuner
Digital Signal Format System
Tuner Type
Smart TV
Smart TV
Timeshift
Ports & Interfaces
Headphone Outputs
Common Interface Plus (CI+)
Common Interface (CI)
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Ports
RF Ports Quantity
SCART Ports Quantity
Digital Audio Optical Out
PC Audio in
Component Video (YPbPr/YCbCr) in
USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
DVI Port
HDMI Version
PC in (D-Sub)
HDMI Ports Quantity
Networking
Wi-Fi
WLAN-Ready
Ethernet LAN
Performance
Teletext Function
Digital Video Recorder (DVR)
Teletext
Design
Built-In Camera
Colour of Product
Ergonomics
VESA Mounting Interfaces
Smartphone Remote Support
VESA Mounting
Power
Power Consumption (typical)
Power Consumption (standby)
Energy Efficiency Class
Annual Energy Consumption
AC Input Voltage
AC Input Frequency
Certificates
Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) Certified
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Packaging Content
3D Glasses Included
Handheld Remote Control
Technical Details
LED Backlight

User Reviews

(1)
Reviewed 14 July 2015 by Geoff James
(Verified Purchase)

Great TV and very quick delivery.

Running Cost

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Electricity cost when switched on £83.32
Electricity cost when on standby £1.83
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Total running cost over 5 years £85.15
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Energy Rating
0.42T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.42 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
11
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant 11 tree seedlings and grow them for 10 years.

Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers lg 42lb561, lg 42lb561v, certified 42lb561, certified 42lb561v
Barcodes 05054230953624, 05054629710326, 05055760750677, 08806084643681, 08806084674746, 08806084674777, 08806084674807, 08806084674821, 08806084674852, 08806084674876

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