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LG 42LY330

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LG 42LY330

LG 42LY330
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An inferior spec and 4 year old 42" Full HD TV
42" Full HD 55.5mm No Mar 2014
Display Diagonal HD Type Thickness 3D Release Date
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LG 42LY330 Review

Released 4 years ago, we have scored the LG 42LY330 as follows:
34
Features
Missing Some Features
40
Age
3 Years Old
34
Overall Score
Mediocre

Why Has it Scored 35?

Hisense TVs have excellent reviews in general.
It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better televisions are available. View the latest TVs 2017.
This TV has some good features, but it does also miss a couple of key features:
Welcome screen
Ng a warm greeting message with hotel name and its logo on the TV when customers enter their rooms will let them feel more welcomed and cared for. A little thing can make a big differe
One channel map
Channel map feature allows users to edit and list the channels of their choice from any of the multiple broadcasting sign
USB auto playback
Ommercial tvs recognize playable contents in external storages and play them automatica
Lock mode
Lock mode blocks external input signals for illegal communication, a useful feature for preventing misuse of tvs in facilities such as prisons, mental hospitals and other applicable public spa
Only Full HD
Not 3D
Does not support Wi-Fi
Slower than average response time

LG 42LY330 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

LG Has Very Good Reviews for Its TVs

We checked 23,519 expert and owner reviews (including 10,687 verified purchases) for LG TVs and found that on average LG has very good ratings. 94% of those that bought a LG television would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Age

Released Over Three Years Ago

This TV has been on the market since March 2014.

Features

Average Display Diagonal

The 42LY330's display diagonal of 42" is relatively standard compared to most other TVs. It is larger than 63% of all TVs when ordered by this feature.

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Only Full HD

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

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Not 3D

Like most other TVs, the 42LY330 is not 3D. 75% of TVs are not 3D.

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Average Thickness

The 42LY330's thickness of 55.5mm is pretty average compared to most other TVs. It is thicker than 60% of all TVs when ordered by this feature.

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Does Not Support Wi-Fi

The 42LY330 does not support Wi-Fi, unlike most other TVs. 60% of TVs support Wi-Fi.

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Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The contrast ratio (typical) of the 42LY330 of 1,200 is pretty typical compared to most other TVs. It is higher than 55% of all televisions when ordered by this feature.

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Slower Than Average Response Time

The response time of the 42LY330 of 9ms is slower than average when compared to most other TVs. It is slower than 85% of all TVs when ranked by this feature. The average response time of all TVs is 6.9ms, with the fastest being 0.1ms and the slowest being 50ms.

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Does Not Support Internet TV

The 42LY330 does not support internet TV, although keep in mind that 60% of TVs also do not support internet TV.

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Does Not Have an Ethernet Port

The LG 42LY330 does not have an ethernet port, unlike 65% of TVs which have an ethernet port.

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Has a PC in (D-Sub) Port

The 42LY330 has a PC in (D-Sub) port. 71% of televisions do not have a PC in (D-Sub) port.

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Dimmer Than Average Display Brightness

The 42LY330's display brightness of only 300 cd/m² is dimmer than 66% of all TVs when ranked by this feature. The average display brightness of all TVs is 360 cd/m², with the dimmest being 50 cd/m² and the brightest being 3,500 cd/m².

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RoHS Compliant

The 42LY330 is RoHS compliant, which is unusual. 96% of TVs are not RoHS compliant.

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Supports 24p

The 42LY330 supports 24p, unlike 85% of TVs which do not support 24p.

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Slower Than Average High Frequency Rate

The 42LY330's high frequency rate of only 50Hz is in the slowest 2% of all TVs when sorted by this feature. Across all the TVs the high frequency rates range from 50Hz to 3,000Hz, and the average high frequency rate is 250Hz.

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Supports High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP)

The 42LY330 supports High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP), which is unusual. 78% of TVs do not support High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP).

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

lg 42ly330c

Barcodes:

08806084641960, 08806084642059, 08806084642110

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