Close
LG 42PJ350
LG 42PJ350
7 Images + 2 Videos
Share on

Loading image...

35

Overall Score

LG 42PJ350

£459.00
A 6 year old 42" HD Ready TV with not very good features and high running costs
42" HD Ready No No Mar 2011
Display Diagonal HD Type 3D OLED Technology Release Date
You are subscribed to price alerts for this product
Unsubscribe
Deluxe Product
£459.00
Checked 5 hours ago
Delivery unknown
Go to Store
Report an incorrect price | Found it cheaper elsewhere?
1 Price from 1 Store | £459.00
Get Price Alerts
Sorry, no international prices found
Searching for international prices ...

Assumed Exchange Rates

LG 42PJ350 Review

With mediocre features, we have ranked the LG 42PJ350 number 208 in 40 inch TVs.
18
Poor
35
Missing Some Features
24
6 Years Old
6
Overall Score
35
Mediocre

Why Has it Scored 35?

Samsung televisions have excellent reviews in general.
It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better TVs are available. View the latest televisions 2017.
This TV is missing some features:
Only HD Ready
Does not feature OLED technology
Not 3D
Does not support Wi-Fi

What is This TV Best Used For?

Having compared it with other relevant TVs, we have concluded that it is average for watching sport, ranking number 790 in TVs for sport. It is also mediocre for watching films, ranking number 810 in TVs for films.
19
Mediocre
52
Average

LG 42PJ350 Video Reviews


LG 42PJ350 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews

LG Has Very Good TV Reviews

Based on 16,194 expert and user reviews (including 6,891 verified purchases), LG has very good reviews for its TVs. 93% of those that bought a LG TV would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Value For Money

Mediocre Value for Money

The product has mediocre features and is over 6 months old but at £459.00 it is cheaper than 66% of TVs.


Features

Only HD Ready

The 42PJ350 has a maximum resolution of HD Ready. That's 56% less resolution than a Full HD television, which is the most common resolution and is in fact the worst resolution amongst all TVs.

The best resolution across comparable types of television is 8K.

What does "HD type" mean? Less Edit

Average Display Diagonal

The LG 42PJ350's display diagonal of 42" is fairly typical compared to most other TVs. It is in the largest 40% of all TVs when sorted by this feature.

What does "display diagonal" mean? Less Edit

Does Not Feature OLED Technology

Like most other TVs, the 42PJ350 does not feature OLED technology. 98% of TVs do not feature OLED technology.

What is OLED technology? Less Edit

Not 3D

Like most other TVs, the LG 42PJ350 is not 3D. 74% of TVs are not 3D.

What does "3D" mean? Less Edit

Does Not Support Wi-Fi

The LG 42PJ350 does not support Wi-Fi, unlike most other TVs. 59% of TVs support Wi-Fi.

What is Wi-Fi? Less Edit

Supports Parental Controls

The 42PJ350 supports parental controls, unlike 88% of TVs which do not support parental controls.

What is parental controls? Less Chart Hide Chart Edit

Supports High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP)

The 42PJ350 supports High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP). 81% of TVs do not support High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP).

What is High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP)? Less Chart Hide Chart Edit

Does Not Have an Ethernet Port

The 42PJ350 does not have an ethernet port. 64% of televisions do have an ethernet port.

What is an ethernet port? Less Chart Hide Chart Edit

Has a Child Lock

The LG 42PJ350 has a child lock. 90% of TVs do not have a child lock.

What is a child lock? Less Chart Hide Chart Edit

Quite Bright Display Brightness

The LG 42PJ350's display brightness of 1,500 cd/m² is very bright compared to most other TVs. It is in the brightest 1% of all TVs when ranked by this feature. The average display brightness of all TVs is 340 cd/m², with the dimmest being 50 cd/m² and the brightest being 4,000 cd/m².

What does "display brightness" mean? Less Chart Hide Chart Edit

Has a Full HD Display

The 42PJ350 has a Full HD display, unlike 95% of TVs which do not have a Full HD display.

What is a Full HD display? Less Chart Hide Chart Edit

Only 1365 X 768 Pixels Display Resolution

The highest display resolution supported by the 42PJ350 is 1365 x 768 pixels. That's 49% lower display resolution than a 1920 x 1080 pixels TV, which is the most common resolution supported by TVs. This television also supports a display resolution of 1024 x 768 pixels. TVs resolutions range from 1024 x 768 pixels (worst) to 5120 x 2160 pixels (best).

What does "display resolution" mean? Less Chart Hide Chart Edit

Quite High RMS Rated Power

The RMS rated powers of TVs range from 2W to 120W, and the average RMS rated power is 21W. The RMS rated power of the LG 42PJ350 of 20W is fairly high compared to most other TVs. It is in the highest 21% of all TVs when ordered by this feature.

What does "RMS rated power" mean? Less Chart Hide Chart Edit

Has a PC in (D-Sub) Port

The 42PJ350 has a PC in (D-Sub) port, which is unusual. 74% of TVs do not have a PC in (D-Sub) port.

What is a PC in (D-Sub) port? Less Chart Hide Chart Edit

Does Not Have an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)

The 42PJ350 does not have an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG), unlike 61% of televisions which have an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG).

What is an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)? Less Chart Hide Chart Edit

Does Not Support Picture-in-Picture

The 42PJ350 does not support Picture-in-Picture, although it is worth noting that 76% of TVs also do not support Picture-in-Picture.

What is Picture-in-Picture? Less Chart Hide Chart Edit

Age

Released Over Six Years Ago

This TV has been on the market since March 2011.


Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers lg 42pj350, 42pj350c
Barcodes 05052179475290, 05055760735056, 08808992746034, 08808992746041, 08808992765387, 08808992790785, 08808992881063

Other Popular Comparisons With The LG 42PJ350

Frequently Asked Questions About the LG 42PJ350

Same Price
Larger display diagonal
Same Price
299 cd/m² brighter display brightness
3% larger display diagonal
£4 Cheaper
Vastly brighter display brightness
Higher RMS rated power
£6 Cheaper
50% higher RMS rated power
2" smaller display diagonal
£9 Cheaper
Larger display diagonal
£10 Cheaper
16% larger display diagonal

Feedback