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LG 42LF5809

42" Full HD Direct-LED Flat Apr 2015
A+
Display Diagonal HD Type LED Backlighting Type Screen Shape Release Date £85.15 Electricity cost over 5 years
LG has good reviews for its TVs
Full HD
Supports Wi-Fi

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Reviews

LG Has Good Reviews for Its TVs

We checked 9,080 expert and owner reviews (including 939 verified purchases) for LG televisions and found that on average LG has good reviews compared to other manufacturers. We also found that LG has good reviews specifically for its medium display diagonal TVs. 97% of those that bought a LG television would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Energy

OK Running Costs

The energy efficiency rating of this TV is A+, and the 42LF5809 has an average running cost of £86 over 5 years based on average energy prices and usage levels, which is typical compared to the other 622 TVs of this spec and age.


Other

Released Over Two Years Ago

It was April 2015 when this television was released.


Display

Full HD

Full HD

The display resolution of this TV is Full HD, which is typical of many similar spec TVs that are a comparable age to 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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1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution

This TV supports a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, which is typical of many televisions of this spec and age.

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42 Inches Display Diagonal

This is a 42 inch TV.

We think you might also be interested in some of the alternative 42" televisions currently available including because of its better review score, the LG 42LB580 (£309).

If this television display diagonal is not large enough for you then you might want to look at the Sony KDL-43WD752 (£429.98) (43").

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Networking

Supports Wi-Fi

supports Wi-Fi

The 42LF5809 supports Wi-Fi, as do most of the other similar spec TVs that were released around the same time as this TV.

We compared all the other TVs which support Wi-Fi to this television and we think because of its better review score, the LG 42LW579 is also worth considering.

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Supports Miracast

The LG 42LF5809 supports Miracast. Most of the other TVs of this spec and age also support Miracast.

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Supports Wi-Fi Direct

The LG 42LF5809 supports Wi-Fi Direct. Most of the other televisions of this age and type also support Wi-Fi Direct.

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Has an Ethernet Port

The LG 42LF5809 has an ethernet port, as do most of the other TVs of a comparable age and spec to this TV.

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Ports & Interfaces

Supports Intel Wireless Display (Intel WiDi)

The 42LF5809 supports Intel Wireless Display (Intel WiDi). Most of the other similar spec TVs that have been around for around the same time as this television also support Intel Wireless Display (Intel WiDi).

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Smart TV

Supports Interactive TV

The 42LF5809 supports interactive TV. Most of the other TVs of this spec and age also support interactive TV.

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Supports Timeshift

The LG 42LF5809 supports timeshift, as do most of the other televisions of a comparable age and type to this TV.

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Supports Internet TV

The LG 42LF5809 supports internet TV. Most of the other TVs of a similar type and age to this television also support internet TV.

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Supports Smart TV

The LG 42LF5809 supports Smart TV, as do most of the other medium display diagonal TVs that have been around for more than two years.

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Certificates

Has a Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) Certified

The 42LF5809 has a Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) certified, as do most of the other TVs that came out around the same time as this TV.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers lg electronics 42lf5809
Barcodes 08806087319187

LG 42LF5809 Review Sources

To prepare this LG 42LF5809 review we compared this TV to 4,701 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 1,018,001 product attributes, 85,134 TV reviews and 3,292,400 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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