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LG 42LX330

42.16" Full HD 1200:1 60Hz Sep 2015
Display Diagonal HD Type Contrast Ratio (typical) High Frequency Rate Release Date £65.53 Electricity cost over 5 years
Running costs are low
LG has good TV reviews
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Energy

Running Costs Are Low

The average running cost of the 42LX330 is only £66 over 5 years based on average usage levels and energy prices, which is in the cheapest 14% of all 237 TVs of this type and age.


Reviews

LG Has Good TV Reviews

We checked 9,694 expert and user reviews (including 939 verified purchases) for LG televisions and found that on average LG has good ratings compared to other manufacturers. We also found that LG has good ratings 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.


Other

Released Over a Year Ago

It was September 2015 when LG released the 42LX330.


Display

Full HD

Full HD

The display resolution of this TV is Full HD, which is typical of many comparable spec TVs that are a similar 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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Not 3D

Like most of the other TVs of a similar age and type to this television, the LG 42LX330 is not 3D.

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Average High Frequency Rate

With a high frequency rate of 60 hertz, the 42LX330 has a pretty typical high frequency rate compared to most of the other medium display diagonal TVs that have been available for more than a year.

There are a number of other 60Hz refresh rate televisions currently available that you might want to look at including the Samsung UN48J5500 which has better reviews.

If you want a faster high frequency rate then you might want to consider the LG 43LH604 (£300) (100Hz).

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Has a Wide Color Enhancer

The 42LX330 has a wide color enhancer, as do most of the other TVs of a similar age and type to this TV.

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42.16 Inches Display Diagonal

This is a 42.16 inches television.

If this TV display diagonal is not large enough for you then you might want to consider the Sony KDL43WE753 (£615.58) (43").

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Networking

Does Not Support Wi-Fi

The 42LX330 does not support Wi-Fi, unlike most of the other TVs that have been available for a comparable time to this TV which support Wi-Fi.

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Has an Ethernet Port

The LG 42LX330 has an ethernet port. Most of the other televisions of this age and spec also have an ethernet port.

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Performance

Supports 24p

The 42LX330 supports 24p. Most of the other TVs of a comparable age and type to this TV also support 24p.

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Certificates

Has a RoHS Compliant

The 42LX330 has a RoHS compliant. Most of the other comparable spec TVs that have been on the market for a similar time to this television also have a RoHS compliant.

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Has an Energy Star Certified

The LG 42LX330 has an Energy Star certified, as do most of the other TVs that are a similar age to this television.

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Ports & Interfaces

Supports High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP)

The LG 42LX330 supports High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP), as do most of the other televisions that were launched more than a year ago.

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Has an AV Input

The 42LX330 has an AV input, as do most of the other medium display diagonal TVs that were launched around the same time as this television.

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Has a Common Interface (CI) Slot

The 42LX330 has a common interface (CI) slot, as do most of the other comparable spec televisions that are a similar age to this TV.

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Has a PC in (D-Sub) Port

The 42LX330 has a PC in (D-Sub) port, unlike most of the other medium display diagonal TVs that are a comparable age to this television which do not have a PC in (D-Sub) port.

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Smart TV

Does Not Support Smart TV

The 42LX330 does not support Smart TV. Most of the other televisions of a similar type and age to this television do support Smart TV.

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Does Not Support Internet TV

The LG 42LX330 does not support internet TV, unlike most of the other televisions of this spec and age which support internet TV.

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Audio

Fairly High RMS Rated Power

Televisions of a similar age and type to this TV have RMS rated powers of between 5W and 40W, and the average RMS rated power is 17W. At 20 Watts, the 42LX330 has a fairly high RMS rated power compared to most of the other TVs of this age and type.

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Weight & Dimensions

Quite Thin

Across all the TVs that have been on the market for around the same time as this TV the depths range from 25mm to 100mm, and the average depth is 68mm. At only 55.5 millimeters, the 42LX330 has a quite thin depth compared to most of the other medium display diagonal TVs that have been available for a similar time to this television.

If you would consider a TV with a thicker depth then you might want to look at the Sony KDL-50W809 (£369.99) (59mm).

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers lg 42lx330c, 42lx330h
Barcodes 00719192196940, 08806087302127, 08806087437713

LG 42LX330 Review Sources

To prepare this LG 42LX330 review we compared this TV to 4,717 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 1,041,700 product attributes, 88,470 TV reviews and 4,110,900 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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