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

  • 42SL80

  • Black
  • Discontinued Product

Key Features

  • Intelligent Sensor
  • 150,000:1 Contrast Ratio
  • Clear Voice II
  • TruMotion 240Hz
Screen size (in.) 42
Display Type LED technology
Full HD (1080p) Yes
Resolution 1920 x 1080
Brightness (cd/m2) 500 cd/㎡
Contrast Ratio 150,000:1 (Dynamic)
TruMotion™ 240 Hz
Response Time 2.2ms
Viewing Angle 178°/178°
Life Span (hr) 60,000 hr
XD Engine Yes
Aspect Ratio 16:9
Input Details
Cinema 3:2 / 2:2 Pull down Mode Yes
Just Scan HDMI(1080i/1080p/720p) Component(1080i/1080p/720p) RF(1080i/720p)
AV Mode (Cinema/Game/Sport) Cinema / Sport / Game
USB 2.0
MP3 Yes
DivX (HD/SD) Yes(HD)
Special Features
Intelligent Sensor Yes
Simple E-Manual Yes
Energy Saving recommended Basic
1080P Source Input HDMI (60/30/24p) Component (60/30/24p) RGB (WXGA)
Quick View Yes
Closed Caption Yes
SimpLink (HDMI-CEC) Yes
Clock On/ Off Time Yes
Clock Sleep Timer Yes
Jack Pack (AV Box Rear)
RF In Yes (1)
AV In Yes (1)
Component in (Y,Pb,Pr) + Audio Yes (2)
Digital Audio Out (Optical) Yes (1)
HDMI/HDCP Input Yes (1)
RGB In (D-sub 15pin) - PC Yes (1)
PC Audio Input Yes (1)
RS-232C 1 (SVC Only)
SET (w/o stand kg) 18.69
Including stand (kg) 24.8kg
Dimensions - WxHxD
Set (w/o stand) inch 39.4" x 24.5" x 1.8"
Including stand inch 39.4" x 27.1" x 9.0"
Cabinet Description
Front Cabinet Style Glass
Stand style ( Colour / Glare) Square / Glass
Swivel (angle) Yes (20 / 20)

What People Are Saying

Rated 5 out of 5 by from LG42SL80 Had TV for at least A year and I love It. Good picture and sound. Would buy LG again.
Date published: 2011-09-16
Rated 5 out of 5 by from THE BEST 42IN LCD I have had my 42SL80 for a year and a half now. Before I bought it, I looked at all the brands and the LG was just superb in picture quality and vivid picture. I had it set up and adjusted in 15 minutes right out of the box. The picture is just perfect like It was new. Since then I bought a 26in LG lcd for the kitchen. As far as I'm concerned, LG has the best tv and picture. It is the only tv I will consider to own.
Date published: 2011-05-31
Rated 5 out of 5 by from A Big WOW!! My wife and I are VERY, VERY HAPPY with our purchase. We love the picture, watching sports is GREAT. We use the swivel base, and the TV has a good sound! I did the hook up myself.
Date published: 2010-06-27
Rated 5 out of 5 by from WOW Picture is great and we don't have even HD cable yet.
Date published: 2010-06-17
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great TV!!! I absolutely love this TV. Have had it for a few weeks now and the picture quality is amazing. I can't believe this model was discontinued, I hope they come out with another version so I can buy a larger one for the living room.
Date published: 2010-06-15
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great TV Our first big screen and it ROCKS! I was worried about fine tuning but the LG makes it easy to optimize your picture. It sound great right out of the box so I can hold off on the surround sound. Plus we got a great deal.
Date published: 2010-05-06
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Great TV! This is our first big screen TV and we love it! We sometimes have problems with the lips not syncing up with the audio, but we are hopefully getting a firmware update that will fix that.
Date published: 2010-04-20
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Happy with choice I have been very satisfied with this TV since I purchased it about a month ago. I did a lot of research before choosing this brand and model and I'm glad that I did. Great picture and sound quality, nice slim design, and plenty of HDMI and component plugins for all of my systems. Would definitely recommend.
Date published: 2010-04-19
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