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42 Inch TV | Full HD 1080P | 120Hz | LCD TV

  • 42LD520

  • Discontinued Product

Key Features

  • 100,000:1 Dynamic Contrast Ratio
  • 24p Real Cinema
  • Full HD 1080p Resolution
  • AV Mode II
Screen size (in.) 42
Display Type LCD
Full HD (1080p) Yes
Resolution 1920 x 1080
Brightness (cd/m2) 500 cd/㎡
Contrast Ratio 100,000:1
TruMotion™ 120 Hz
Colours Reproduction (R,G,B) Bit 10 bits
Response Time 2.4ms
Life Span (hr) 60,000 hr
Aspect Ratio 16:9
Input Details
Cinema 3:2 / 2:2 Pull down Mode Yes
Aspect Ratio Correction 6 Modes(16:9, Just Scan, 4:3, Set by Program,Zoom, Cinema Zoom)
Just Scan HDMI (1080p / 1080i / 720p) Component (1080p / 1080i / 720p) RF (1080i / 720p)
Colour Temperature 3 Modes (Warm, Medium, Cool)
AV Mode (Cinema/Game/Sport) Cinema / Sport / Game
Picture Mode 8 Modes (Intelligent Sensor, Vivid, Standard, Cinema, Sports, Game, isf Expert1, isf Expert2)
Eye Care (Anti Dazzling) Yes
USB 2.0
MP3 Yes
Special Features
Picture Wizard II Yes
Energy Saving recommended Plus
1080P Source Input HDMI (60/30/24p) Component (60/30/24p) RGB (WXGA)
Quick View Yes
Parental Control Yes
Child Lock Yes
Closed Caption Yes
SimpLink (HDMI-CEC) Yes
Clock On/ Off Time Yes
Clock Sleep Timer Yes
Jack Pack (TV Side)
AV In Yes (1)
HDMI/HDCP Input Yes (1 - v1.3, Deep Colour)
USB 2.0 Yes (1)
Jack Pack (TV Rear)
RF In Yes (1)
AV In Yes (1)
Component in (Y,Pb,Pr) + Audio Yes (1)
Digital Audio Out (Coaxial/ Optical) Yes (1 - Optical)
HDMI/HDCP Input Yes(2 - v1.3, Deep colour)
PC Audio Input Yes (1)
RGB In (D-sub 15pin) Yes (1)
RS-232C (Control / SVC) Yes1 (only SVC)
SET (w/o stand lbs) 37.9 lbs
Including stand (lbs) 41.8 lbs
Dimensions - WxHxD
Set (w/o stand) inch 41.4" x 25.8" x 3.5"
Including stand inch 41.4" x 28.3" x 10.6"

What People Are Saying

Rated 3 out of 5 by from Audio system died The TV was a good set, but the audio system died at less than six years after buying it. Was hoping for a longer lasting set. [This review was collected as part of a promotion.]
Date published: 2017-02-02
Rated 3 out of 5 by from Screen issues LG TV's should last more than 6 years. Screen started to go dark at different times about 1 year ago. Took a chance on another tv based on price. Will be my last LG TV! [This review was collected as part of a promotion.]
Date published: 2016-11-09
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Excellent choice I bought this 3 years ago when our living room was remodeled and it is wonderful. [This review was collected as part of a promotion.]
Date published: 2016-08-19
Rated 5 out of 5 by from superior picture quality in all input modes The refresh rate 120Hz creates "real"moving images.
Date published: 2013-07-02
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great TV! There is really nothing bad to say about this TV. I find the size to be perfect for our needs, and it functions just great! No more need be said.
Date published: 2011-10-26
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Excelent Picture I have had this set for a few month now and find this TV to be an excelent value for the money. Picture quqlity is excelent and can be adjusted to almost any viewers needs from sports to cinima. Sensitivity is also very good because I can use an indor antena to pick up local digital stations which was hard to do before this set.
Date published: 2011-10-26
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Best TV Ever Owned TV was more than expected when purchased. I've owned it for almost 8 months now and it's the best. By now however there is most likely a newer version out there. The sound is good for the size of the speakers and the image quality is outstanding!
Date published: 2011-10-25
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Love My LG HDTV! I bought my 42-in. just about a year ago. The picture quality, controls, and sound are excellent! If I were to buy another HD TV again, I would most definitely get the same one!
Date published: 2011-10-24
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