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42” Full HD 1080p 240Hz LCD TV (42.0” diagonal)

  • 42LH55

  • Discontinued Product

Key Features

  • TruMotion 240Hz
  • 80,000:1 Contrast Ratio
  • Intelligent Sensor
  • Full HD 1080p Resolution
Display
Screen size (in.) 42
Display Type LCD
Full HD (1080p) Yes
Resolution 1920 x 1080
Brightness (cd/m2) 500 cd/㎡
Contrast Ratio 80,000:1
TruMotion™ 240 Hz
Colours Reproduction (R,G,B) Bit 10 bits
Response Time 2.4ms
Viewing Angle 178°/178°
Life Span (hr) 60,000 hr
Video
XD Engine Yes
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, Zoom1, Zoom2)
Just Scan HDMI(1080i/1080p/720p) Component(1080i/1080p/720p) RF(1080i/720p)
AV Mode (Cinema/Game/Sport) Cinema / Sport / Game
Eye Care (Anti Dazzling) Yes
Audio
Audio Output 10W + 10W
Speaker System Invisible Speaker2 Way 4Speakers
Dolby Digital Decoder Yes
Surround System YesSRS Trusurround XT
Clear Voice II Yes
Sound Status Mode 5 modes (Standard,Music,Cinema,Sport,Game)
USB 2.0
MP3 Yes
JPEG Yes
Special Features
Intelligent Sensor Yes
Simple E-Manual Yes
Energy Saving recommended Plus Backlight Control + Intelligent Sensor + Video mute
1080P Source Input HDMI (60/30/24p) Component (60/30/24p) RGB (WXGA)
Closed Caption Yes
SimpLink (HDMI-CEC) Yes
Clock On/ Off Time Yes
Clock Sleep Timer Yes
Jack Pack (TV Side)
AV In Yes (1)
USB 2.0 Yes (1)
Headphone Out Yes (1)
Jack Pack (TV Rear)
RF In Yes (1)
AV In Yes (1)
Component in (Y,Pb,Pr) + Audio Yes (2)
Digital Audio Out (Coaxial/ Optical) Yes (1)
HDMI/HDCP Input Yes(3) - 1.3 ver.
PC Audio Input Yes (1)
RGB In (D-sub 15pin) Yes (1)
RS-232C (Control / SVC) Yes(1 for SVC & Control)
Power
Consumption (Typical W) 186W
Stand-by (Cable card off) 1W ↓
Weight
SET (w/o stand kg) 17.2kg
Including stand (kg) 19kg
Dimensions - WxHxD
SET (w/o stand) (mm) 1052.2 x 657.3 x 90.8
Including stand (mm) 1052.2 x 719.1 x 296.2
Cabinet Description
Front Cabinet Style Glare
Stand style ( Colour / Glare) Round / Black / Glare
Swivel (angle) Yes (20 / 20)

What People Are Saying

Rated 5 out of 5 by from Fantastic TV First LG product so always a little nervous with a new manufacturer. That ended quickly, love the tv and super easy remote to use. Would highly recommend!
Date published: 2016-03-31
Rated 5 out of 5 by from jealous friends! All my friends that have their own flat panel TV's always think theirs is the best. Then when they come over and see mine they are blown away by the clarity. Most people say it looks almost too good due to the 240Hz. They always walk away jealous and a bit disappointed in their own TV back home. Sorry friends, you should have asked my first...
Date published: 2011-09-16
Rated 5 out of 5 by from the best The picture is outstanding. I did not believe it could be this sharp and clear. It almost feels like you are there filming with the stars. Randy
Date published: 2010-06-25
Rated 4 out of 5 by from One Drawback The TruMotion is an unnecessary feature. It tends to add motion blur with blu-rays rather than eliminating them.
Date published: 2010-05-07
Rated 5 out of 5 by from The smartest TV ever! With very little set up time I started to watch television in a whole new way! Fantastic product!
Date published: 2010-04-24
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great TV I have owned this tv about 1 month now and i have found no problems what so ever with it.The picture is top quality and ease of use is very simple.A blu-ray movie looks fantastic on this set.I have a samsung 1080p also and i thought that tv was going to be hard to beat but the LG sure did it.I would recommend this set to anyone looking for a new lcd tv.
Date published: 2010-02-28
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Excellent picture quality and color, very good sound from internal speakers. My only complaint is that the fit and finish of the cabinet trim could be better, it's kind of wavy on mine. Overall a winner.
Date published: 2010-02-15
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great TV Had the TV for about 1 month and love it. Pictue is clear and colors are vibrant. There is no bad seat in the livingroom.
Date published: 2010-01-20
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