LG 42LB5610


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LG 42LB5610

LG 42LB5610
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A very economical to run but 3 year old 42" Full HD TV, with good features
42" Full HD No 56mm Dec 2014 A+
Display Diagonal HD Type OLED/QLED Technology Thickness Release Date Energy Efficiency
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LG 42LB5610 Review

With low running costs but at over 3 years old, we have scored the LG 42LB5610 as follows:
Good Features
3 Years Old
Running Costs
£69 Over 5 Years
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 70?

Hisense TVs have excellent reviews in general.
It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better TVs are available. View the latest TVs 2018.
This TV has an energy efficiency classification of A+, and its running costs of £69 over 5 years are typical compared to the other 4,306 televisions that we have compared it to. View all energy saving televisions.
It has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Supports 24p
Energy Star certified
USB 2.0 videos
Triple XD engine
Full HD 1080p
Metallic design
Smart mobile link
Virtual surround
Energy saving mode
Only Full HD
Does not feature OLED/QLED technology

What is This TV Best Used For?

Watching Films
Watching Sport
Playing Games

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LG 42LB5610 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

LG TVs Have Very Good Reviews

We checked 29,044 expert and user reviews (including 12,245 verified purchases) for LG televisions and found that on average LG has very good reviews. 94% of those that bought a LG television would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Running Costs

Running Costs Are Average

This LG television is rated A+ for energy efficiency, and the 42LB5610 has an average 5 year running cost of £69 based on typical energy prices and usage levels, which is typical compared to the other 4,306 TVs.

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Released Over Three Years Ago

This LG TV has been on the market since December 2014.


Only Full HD

The display resolution of this TV is Full HD, which is typical of many TVs. Full HD TVs have a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels.

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Average Display Diagonal

The 42LB5610's display diagonal of 42" is fairly average compared to most other TVs. It is larger than 63% of all TVs when ordered by this feature.

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Does Not Feature OLED/QLED Technology

Like most other TVs, the LG 42LB5610 does not feature OLED/QLED technology. 98% of TVs do not feature OLED/QLED technology.

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Not 3D

The 42LB5610 is not 3D, although it is worth noting that 75% of TVs are also not 3D.

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Average Thickness

The 42LB5610's thickness of 56mm is fairly typical compared to most other TVs. It is thicker than 57% of all TVs when sorted by this feature.

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Does Not Support Wi-Fi

The 42LB5610 does not support Wi-Fi. 61% of TVs do support Wi-Fi.

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Does Not Have an Ethernet Port

The LG 42LB5610 does not have an ethernet port, unlike 65% of TVs which have an ethernet port.

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Very Slow Motion Interpolation Frequency

TVs have motion interpolation frequencies of between 50Hz and 3,000Hz, and the average motion interpolation frequency is 450Hz. The 42LB5610's motion interpolation frequency of only 100Hz is in the slowest 13% of all televisions when sorted by this feature.

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Supports 24p

The 42LB5610 supports 24p, which is unusual. 85% of TVs do not support 24p.

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Energy Star Certified

The 42LB5610 is Energy Star certified, which is unusual. 83% of TVs are not Energy Star certified.

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Slower Than Average High Frequency Rate

The 42LB5610's high frequency rate of only 50Hz is very slow compared to most other TVs. It is slower than 96% of all TVs when ordered by this feature. The high frequency rates of TVs range from 50Hz to 3,000Hz, and the average high frequency rate is 260Hz.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

lg f3y021bf2m, lg 42lb5610


05054230876916, 08806084628862, 08806084674678, 08806084674692

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