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LG 42LM670S

42" Full HD 400Hz Mar 2012
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Display Diagonal HD Type 3D High Frequency Rate Release Date Energy Efficiency Rating
Four industry awards
Nice design
Good 3D picture quality
21 Reviews + 4 Awards
techradar.com/au/ Recommended CNET.co.uk Editor's Choice Techradar Recommended Trusted Reviews Recommended

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Reviews

Four Industry Awards

Amongst televisions of this age and spec, this TV is one of the most highly awarded by expert review sites.

The editors of Trusted Reviews, Techradar and Techradar.com/au/ all endorse this LG TV and have given it their "Recommended" award.

The expert at CNET.co.uk wrote that this medium display diagonal television was excellent and gave it their "Editor's Choice" award.

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Good Expert Reviews

Based on seventeen expert reviews from sites including Trusted Reviews, Expert Reviews, Techradar and T3.com this TV has an average expert rating of 80%.

LG Has Good TV Reviews

Based on 8,960 expert and user reviews (including 911 verified purchases), LG has good reviews for its televisions. LG also has good reviews specifically for its medium display diagonal TVs. 97% of those that bought a LG TV would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Design

Nice Design

Several LG 42LM670 owners wrote in their reviews that the product was good looking. Four years ago Trustedreviews.com said in their review on expert website Trusted Reviews “Right sides with the gorgeously glistening metallic silver of its still-trim bottom edge”. Expert review site T3.com said also four years ago “LG’s affiliation with London Fashion Week has apparently paid off – the LG LM760ST is drop dead gorgeous” in their review of the LG 42LM670 and rated the LG 42LM670 80 out of 100. Expertreviews.co.uk mentioned on expert review site Expert Reviews “It's beautiful, its 3D performance is fantastic” in their review of the LG 42LM670 and scored the product 4 stars.

One person who reviewed the product considered that it was well designed. One LG 42LM670 owner thought it was luxurious. Whathifi.com said “The specification confirms it's a very up-market 3D Smart TV – it’s just that LG’s 2012 range is its most expansive so far, as” in their review.

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Good Product Quality

Some LG 42LM670 owners mentioned that this TV was good quality. Cnet.co.uk said on CNET.co.uk “Multimedia features, produces great quality pictures and delivers a strong 3D performance” in their review. Expert review site Pcadvisor.co.uk wrote in their review of the LG 42LM670 four years ago “However, image quality lacks finesse” . Expert website Theregister.co.uk mentioned “The 47LM670T is a ravishingly well designed thin-screen with an average HD picture”.

Easy to Use

One customer who reviewed this TV mentioned that it had a good interface. Techradar.com wrote in their review of this TV on Techradar “And with a glossy new user interface to match, beauty isn't just skin deep”.


Display

Good 3D Picture Quality

Some LG 42LM670 reviewers who purchased the LG 42LM670 wrote that it had a good 3D picture quality.

Good Picture Quality

One LG 42LM670 reviewer said that this TV had good picture quality.

Full HD

Full HD

The display resolution of this TV is Full HD, which is typical of many comparable spec TVs that have been around 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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Quite Fast High Frequency Rate

The high frequency rates of medium display diagonal TVs that are a comparable age to this TV range from 50Hz to 1,600Hz, and the average high frequency rate is 200Hz. The 42LM670S has a quite fast high frequency rate (400 hertz) compared to most of the other comparable spec TVs that have been around for a similar time to this TV.

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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 TVs of a similar age and spec to it.

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Has a Full HD Display

The 42LM670S has a Full HD display. Most of the other televisions of a similar spec and age to this TV also have a Full HD display.

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Smart TV

Good Connectivity

Two LG 42LM670 reviewers who reviewed the LG 42LM670 reckoned that it was able to connect to the internet. Pcadvisor.co.uk said in their review of the LG 42LM670 on expert review site PC Advisor.co.uk four years ago “It also has an excellent internet portal, top-notch file support”.

Supports Smart TV Features

The 42LM670S supports smart TV features, as do most of the other similar spec televisions that were released more than two years ago.

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Weight & Dimensions

Good Size

One LG 42LM670 owner wrote in their reviews that the product was thin. Trustedreviews.com mentioned in their review of this TV on expert website Trusted Reviews four years ago “Combine the astonishingly slim (1cm) frame around its top, left”.


Price

Reasonably Priced

One LG 42LM670 owner concluded that the LG 42LM670 was cheap. Expert review site Pcadvisor.co.uk mentioned “Bright, inexpensive 3D” in their review of this TV.


Features

Nice Stand

One LG 42LM670 owner who reviewed this TV considered that it had a good stand. Techradar.com/au/ mentioned in their review of this TV “The minimized bezel and stylish stand make quite the statement”.

Good Technical Features

One LG 42LM670 reviewer who reviewed it wrote that it had good features. Four years ago Cnet.co.uk wrote “It also has excellent Internet and multimedia features, produces great quality pictures” in their review of this TV.

Supports Skype

supports Skype

The LG 42LM670S supports Skype. Most of the other TVs of a comparable age and spec to this television also support Skype.

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Networking

Supports Wi-Fi

supports Wi-Fi

The 42LM670S supports Wi-Fi, as do most of the other TVs that have been on the market for around the same time as this TV.

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Has an Ethernet Port

The 42LM670S has an ethernet port. Most of the other televisions of this spec and age also have an ethernet port.

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Performance

Features Local Dimming

The 42LM670S features local dimming. Most of the other TVs of this type and age do not feature local dimming.

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Has a Game Mode

The LG 42LM670S has a game mode. Most of the other similar spec TVs that have been around for around the same time as this TV also have a game mode.

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Ergonomics

Supports Smartphones Used As a Remote

The 42LM670S supports smartphones used as a remote. Most of the other televisions of this spec and age also support smartphones used as a remote.

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Management Features

Has a Picture-in-Picture

The 42LM670S has a Picture-in-Picture. Most of the other medium display diagonal TVs that are a comparable age to this television also have a Picture-in-Picture.

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Has an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)

The 42LM670S has an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG), as do most of the other TVs of this spec and age.

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Ports & Interfaces

Has a PC in (D-Sub)

The 42LM670S has a PC in (D-Sub), which is unusual. Most of the other medium display diagonal TVs that have been around for a comparable time to this television do not have a PC in (D-Sub).

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Has a Common Interface (CI)

The 42LM670S has a common interface (CI), as do most of the other comparable spec televisions that are a similar age to this television.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers 42lm670saeu, lg42lm670s, 42lm670sza
Barcodes 08801031000678, 08801031000760, 08801031000838, 08801031000883

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