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42 inch TV | Smart LED TV | Magic Remote | Built-in Wi-Fi

  • 42LS5700

  • Discontinued Product

Key Features

  • Smart TV
  • Smart Share
  • Magic Remote Control
  • LED Technology
SPECIFICATION English
FEATURES
Screen size (in.) 42"
Resolution 1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
XD Engine Yes
Picture Mode 7 Modes (Intelligent sensor, Vivid, Standard, Cinema, Game, isf Expert1, isf Expert2)
THX Certified Display No
Picture Wizard II Yes
Display Type LED
Full HD (1080p) Yes
AUDIO
Audio Output (Watts - THD 10%) 10W + 10W
Speaker System 1 Way 2 Speakers
Dolby Digital Decoder Yes ( MS10 )
Surround Sound Infinite Surround
Sound Optimizer 3 Mode ( Low / Medium / High )
Mute Yes
Sound Mode 7 Mode (Standard/Music/Cinema/Sport/Game/Vivid/User Setting)
Clear Voice II Yes
3D
3D No
2D to 3D/3D to 2D No
3D Glasses No
BROADBAND
SmartTV Yes
App. Store Yes
SPECIAL FEATURES
Magic Motion Remote Control Yes
Intelligent Sensor Yes
Energy Star 5.3
Smart Energy Savings Yes
SmartTV Yes
INPUTS/OUTPUTS
Component In (Y,Pb,Pr) + Audio 1 (with Gender) Rear
HDMI 1.4a In 4 Side
RGB In (D-sub 15pin) - PC 1 Rear
RF In 1 Rear
AV In 1 (with Gender) Rear
PC Audio Input 1 Rear
LAN (Wired) 1 Rear
CABINET
VESA Compliant Yes
VESA Size 400 x 400
POWER
Voltage, Hz (TBD) 100V ~ 240V, 50/60 Hz
Standby <0.3W
Add Value to your Home Entertainment
Home Theatre System BH6420P, BH6720S, BH6720S, BH7520T, BH9420PW, BH9520TW
Sound Bars NB2420A, NB2520A, NB3520A
Blu-ray Players BP120, BP320, BP420, BP620
Cinema 3D Glasses AG-F270, AG-F310, AG-F314 (Combo+Pack), AG-F315 (Party+Pack), AG-F320, AG-F330, AG-F340, AG-F350, AG-F360
Related Electronics
Smart TV Magic Remote Magic Remote
Home Threatre Systems BH6420P, BH6720S, BH6720S, BH7520T, BH9420PW, BH9520TW

What People Are Saying

Rated 5 out of 5 by from Still going strong! Great TV, would definitely buy again. Superior product, never had any issues, even through several moves. [This review was collected as part of a promotion.]
Date published: 2017-03-15
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Very good product for the price. I have had this tv for a few years and have had no problem whatsoever with it. The picture is vivid and I love the smart features. I would recommend this product to anyone.
Date published: 2016-09-30
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Love this TV 4.5 years and counting. No problems ever. Would definitely buy another when the time comes. [This review was collected as part of a promotion.]
Date published: 2016-07-20
Rated 5 out of 5 by from 3 years and still loving it! This is a great TV. I can't say anything bad about it. I would highly recommend if your looking for a Smart TV. [This review was collected as part of a promotion.]
Date published: 2016-04-04
Rated 1 out of 5 by from Awesome features... but many don't work I purchased this TV September 2012 and was pleased at first. Shortly after I noticed the Youtube app did not stream videos properly. I had a 45Mbps internet connection at the time and all of my other devices worked just fine using the same ethernet jack. I dont need Youtube.. I can live with that. Now it has been over two years and the internet connection across the board is unstable (I now have a 60Mbps internet connection and a new house with an awesome network). All internet based apps are unstable. It seems the internet connection drops after two minutes of use and does not automatically connect (WIRED!). I have done a factory reset, I have set a static IP, I have initialized the apps, I have most recent software, It just wont work. The punch line is it works fine with my local network. I can watch videos from my computer using Smart Share. The hardware works, the software does not. I now have to use my dvd player to stream Netflix :( It seems in this case as time goes on and standards change on the internet these LG apps I have become less and less stable until they wont work at all. I have 5 years experience as a Senor Web Developer, an Information Systems and networking degree, and have troubleshooted this to the best of my abilities... Please help me fix this LG
Date published: 2015-05-21
Rated 5 out of 5 by from good picture easy to use love the remote! good picture and sound
Date published: 2015-02-07
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great TV Great features, excellent picture quality. easy streaming.
Date published: 2014-12-11
Rated 2 out of 5 by from Picture failing After about 16 months the picture started to fail, one side of the picture was like a half moon, grey and then blacked out. Called on the extended warranty that we purchased, because it was past the 1 year manufacturers warranty period. The repair shop assigned to us has been giving us the run around for 6 months, still not fixed. I am very disappointed in this TV. Will never buy another LG tv.
Date published: 2014-11-24
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