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LG 42LY330

LG 42LY330

42" 50Hz Direct-Lit LED Mar 2014
Display Diagonal HD Type High Frequency Rate LED Backlighting Type Release Date
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LG TVs Have Good Reviews

LG mid-size TVs have good reviews on average and across all televisions LG is one of the better rated brands.

Supports Five Audio Formats Supporteds

The LG 42LY330 has a greater number of audio formats than most mid-size TVs that were launched around the same time as it. This TV supports an MP3 audio formats supported, which is the most frequently supported audio formats supported supported by mid-size TVs that have been around for around the same time as the 42LY330. The audio formats supporteds "AAC", "AC3", "EAC3" and "PCM" are also supported by this LG TV.

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14 Reasons Against

Does Not Have a Wi-Fi

Most TVs of this type and age do not have a wi-Fi. The 42LY330 is no exception to this as it too does not have a wi-Fi.

We compared this TV to all the other TVs with a wi-Fi and we think the Panasonic TX-L32E30[plb_30112_price], or the LG 42LB670[plb_2232215_price] which also has a higher rating is also worth considering.

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Does Not Support Smart TV

Like most of the other televisions that have been available for a similar time to the 42LY330, the 42LY330 does not support smart TV.

There are a number of alternative TVs which also support smart TV that you might also want to consider including the LG 42LB670[plb_2232215_price] which also has a higher rating.

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Very Slow High Frequency Rate

Across all the mid-size TVs that are a comparable age to the 42LY330 the high frequency rates range from 50Hz to 1,600Hz, and the average high frequency rate is 180Hz. The 42LY330 has a fairly slow high frequency rate (only 50 hertz) compared to most of the other similar spec TVs that are a comparable age to the 42LY330.

If this television high frequency rate is not fast enough for you then you might want to consider the Cello C39226[plb_2331166_price] (60Hz), the Philips 40PFS6909[plb_2477821_price] (60Hz), or the Seiki SE32HO03[plb_3404273_price] (60Hz).

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Not 3D

The 42LY330 is not 3D, although it is worth keeping in mind that most of the other TVs of a similar type and age to the 42LY330 are also not 3D.

If you are looking for a television that is 3D then you might also want to look at the 42LW579[pl_326450_price], or the 47LB670[pl_2232214_price] both from LG which also has a higher rating.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Camera

The 42LY330 does not have a built-in camera, although keep in mind that most of the other TVs of a similar spec and age to the 42LY330 also do not have a built-in camera.

We compared all the other televisions which also have a built-in camera to this TV and we think the UE46ES8000S[pl_1355897_price], the UN46ES8000[pl_1484430_price], or the UE40F7000[pl_1494094_price] all from Samsung is also worth considering.

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Only Supports Two Analog Signal Format Systems

The 42LY330 has a greater number of analog signal format systems than most mid-size TVs that are a comparable age to it. The most commonly supported analog signal format system is NTSC, but this analog signal format system is not supported by this TV. The analog signal format systems PAL and SECAM are also supported by this LG television.

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Only Supports Three Image Formats Supporteds

The number of image formats supported by the 42LY330 is more than most TVs that came out around the same time as it. This LG television supports a JPG image formats supported, which is the most frequently supported image formats supported supported by mid-size TVs that have been on the market for a similar time to the 42LY330. The image formats supporteds "JPS" and "MPO" are also supported by this TV.

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Only Supports One Video Formats Supported

The LG 42LY330 has a greater number of video formats than most mid-size TVs that are a similar age to it. The most frequently supported video formats supported is MKV, but this video formats supported is not supported by this LG TV. The video formats supporteds DIVX HD are also supported by this TV.

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Only Analog Tuner Type

This television has an Analog & Digital tuner type, which is the most commonly found tuner type on mid-size TVs that have been available for more than two years.

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Does Not Feature OLED Technology

The 42LY330 does not feature OLED technology. Most of the other televisions of a comparable age and type to the 42LY330 also do not feature OLED technology.

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Only Two HDMI Ports Quantitys

The LG 42LY330 is a two HDMI ports quantity TV. Most of the other mid-size TVs that were launched around the same time as the 42LY330 have between one and four HDMI ports quantitys.

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Only One USB 2.0 Ports Quantity

The 42LY330 is a one USB 2.0 ports quantity television. Most of the other mid-size TVs that are a comparable age to the 42LY330 have between one and two USB 2.0 ports quantitys.

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Only Has Three Sound Modess

The number of sound modes found on the LG 42LY330 is more than most comparable spec TVs that have been around for around the same time as it. This LG television has a Music sound modes, which is the most frequently found sound modes found on TVs of a comparable age and spec to the 42LY330. The sound modess "Movie" and "Standard" are also found on this LG TV.

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Fairly Slow Response Time

Televisions of this type and age have response times of between 2ms and 20ms, and the average response time is 8.3ms. The 42LY330 has one of the slower response times (9 milliseconds) amongst mid-size TVs of this age.

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3 Other reasons to consider the LG 42LY330

Full HD HD Type

Full HD HD type

The display resolution of this TV is Full HD, which is typical of many mid-size TVs that came out more than two years ago. 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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Released Over Two Years Ago

It was over two years ago when this television was released.

Average Depth

With a depth of 55.5 millimeters, the LG 42LY330 has a fairly typical depth compared to most of the other TVs of a comparable type and age to the 42LY330.

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Specification

Display
Display Diagonal
HD Type
3D
High Frequency Rate
LED Backlighting Type
Contrast Ratio (typical)
Screen Shape
Response Time
Display Brightness
Display Resolution
Aspect Ratio
Screen Format Adjustments
Viewing Angle, Horizontal
Supported Graphics Resolutions
Viewing Angle, Vertical
TV Tuner
Digital Signal Format System
Tuner Type
Analog Signal Format System
Smart TV
Smart TV
Internet TV
Audio
Built-In Subwoofer
RMS Rated Power
Number of Loudspeakers
Built-In Speaker(s)
Sound Modes
Ports & Interfaces
Common Interface (CI)
RF Ports Quantity
SCART Ports Quantity
RS-232 Ports
Digital Audio Optical Out
PC Audio in
Component Video (YPbPr/YCbCr) in
USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
DVI Port
HDCP
PC in (D-Sub)
HDMI Ports Quantity
Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL)
Networking
Wi-Fi
Ethernet LAN
Management Features
Auto Power Off
Performance
Video Formats Supported
Audio Formats Supported
Image Formats Supported
24p Support
Design
LED Indicators
Colour of Product
Ergonomics
VESA Mounting Interfaces
VESA Mounting
Power
Power Consumption (standby)
AC Input Voltage
AC Input Frequency
Certificates
Certification
Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) Certified
RoHS Compliance
Weight & Dimensions
Depth
Weight With Stand
Height
Width
Technical Details
LED Backlight

Brochures and Manuals

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers 42ly330, 42ly330c, lgelectronics 42ly330, lgelectronics 42ly330c
Barcodes 08806084641960, 08806084642059, 08806084642110

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