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LG 42LF580V

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LG 42LF580V

£330.99
LG 42LF580
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A very highly rated and top-value 42" Full HD TV, good for playing games
42" Full HD No 55.5mm Mar 2015 A+
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Crampton and Moore
LG 42LF580V 42"Smart 1080p Full HD LED TV
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£319.00
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LG 42LF580V 42" Smart Full HD LED TV
£330.99
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Televisions 42LF580V 42" LG 1080p Full HD TV (2015 Model)
£359.00
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Purchase price £330.99. APR 14.9%.
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£358.31
£29.86*
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Purchase price £330.99. APR 18.9%.
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£362.36
£27.44*
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Purchase price £330.99. APR 14.9%.
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£371.40
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Purchase price £330.99. APR 14.9%.
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£384.79
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Purchase price £330.99. APR 18.9%.
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£393.14
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Pay4later 36 months
Purchase price £330.99. APR 18.9%.
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£425.66
£10.90*
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Purchase price £359.00. APR 19.9%.
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Purchase price £359.00. APR 19.9%.
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Purchase price £359.00. APR 19.9%.
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£523.46
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£582.25
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LG 42LF580 Review

Representing excellent value for money and with reviews, we have ranked the LG 42LF580 number 40 in 40 inch TVs and number 158 across all TVs.
94
Reviews
180 Reviews
97
Value for Money
Excellent
70
Features
Good Features
75
Age
2 Years Old
87
Running Costs
£67 Over 5 Years
84
Overall Score
Excellent

Why Has it Scored 84?

It has very good user reviews with an average user rating of 88%, based on 180 reviews. Hisense TVs also have excellent reviews in general.
This TV is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer TVs with better features are available. However it has good reviews so it may still be worth considering. View the latest TVs 2018.
This LG TV has an energy efficiency rating of A+, and its running costs of £67 over 5 years are typical compared to the other 4,306 televisions that we have compared it to. View all energy saving televisions.
Customers report it is fairly priced, product quality and it is easy to use.
The 42LF580 has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Supports Wi-Fi
Supports Miracast
Only Full HD
Does not feature OLED/QLED technology

What is This TV Best Used For?

Having compared it with other relevant TVs, we have concluded that it is very good for playing games, ranking number 27 in TVs for gaming. It is also very good for watching films, ranking number 62 in TVs for film as well being good for watching sport, ranking number 63 in TVs for sport.
71
Watching Films
Very Good
68
Watching Sport
Good
72
Playing Games
Very Good

LG 42LF580 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Good User Reviews

Based on 180 user reviews this TV has an average user rating of 88 out of 100. 62 reviewers (71% of all reviewers) gave this TV the highest possible rating of 5 stars.

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Customers Report That it is Fairly Priced

Eight customers who reviewed the product concluded that it was good value for money.

Customers Report Great Product Quality

Nine people who bought it agreed that it was good quality.

Customers Report That it is Easy to Use

Five people who purchased it reckoned that it was easy to setup and two owners said in their reviews that this TV was easy to use.

Customers Report Good Picture Quality

Five people mentioned in their reviews that the LG 42LF580 had good picture quality.

LG Televisions Have Very Good Reviews

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

Users Report That it is a Good Size

Two people reckoned that it was thin.

Customers Report a Good Remote Control

Two people considered that the product had a good remote control.

  • What's more the on screen user guide assumes you're using a Magic Remote and so some of the information is confusing until you work out that assumption…
    Howard (Amazon) - February 2016
  • Do not buy the 2015 Magic Remote because it won't work…
    Howard (Amazon) - February 2016
  • Is it really magic remote "ready"?
    Stu (Amazon) - August 2015

Customers Report Superior Audio Quality

Seven customers who purchased it concluded that it had good sound quality.

Value For Money

Marvellous Value for Money

The product has excellent reviews but mediocre features and is over 6 months old. However at £330.99 it is in the cheapest 25% of televisions.

Running Costs

Average Running Costs

This television is rated A+ for energy efficiency. The 42LF580 has an average 5 year running cost of £67 based on typical energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 4,306 televisions.

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Age

Released Over Two Years Ago

This TV has been on the market since March 2015.

Features

Average Display Diagonal

The 42LF580's display diagonal of 42" is pretty standard compared to most other TVs. It is larger than 63% of all TVs when ranked by this feature.

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Only Full HD

The display resolution of this TV is Full HD, which is the most frequently found HD type on TVs. Full HD TVs have a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels.

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Does Not Feature OLED/QLED Technology

The 42LF580 does not feature OLED/QLED technology. 98% of televisions also do not feature OLED/QLED technology.

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Not 3D

Like most other TVs, the LG 42LF580 is not 3D. 75% of TVs are not 3D.

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Average Thickness

The thickness of the 42LF580 of 55.5mm is pretty typical compared to most other TVs. It is thicker than 60% of all TVs when sorted by this feature.

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Supports Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi

The LG 42LF580 supports Wi-Fi, as do 61% of TVs.

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Supports Miracast

The 42LF580 supports Miracast. 86% of TVs do not support Miracast.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

lg electronics ltd 42lf580v, certified 42lf580n, lg 42lf580v

Barcodes:

05054629707838, 08806087137415, 08806087137699, 08806087137729, 08806087137743, 08806087137828

Frequently Asked Questions About the LG 42LF580

LG 42LF580 - Other TVs Worth Considering

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Amazon UK 331.72
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eBay 329.90

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329.00
£2 Cheaper
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9% cheaper to run
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RGB Direct 329.00

(1 review)
329.00
£2 Cheaper
£2 cheaper to run over five years
3D
Best Available Price
RGB Direct 329.00
7" larger display diagonal
PC in (D-Sub) port
£2 More Expensive
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eBay 332.99

(12 reviews)
335.00
Superior energy efficiency rating
Larger display diagonal
Cheaper to run by £6.95
£4 More Expensive
Best Available Price
RLR Distribution 335.00

(69 reviews)
325.00
£6 Cheaper
Better user reviews
500Hz faster motion interpolation frequency
£77.32 more expensive to run over five years
Best Available Price
RLR Distribution 325.00

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