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  • 42LA640V

  • Discontinued Product

Key Features

  • LED TV
  • Wi-Fi
Available SIZES:
Screen size (in.) 42
Display Type LED
Full HD (1080p) Yes
Resolution 1920 x 1080
Cinema 3D Yes
Motion Clarity Index 200
3D Specification
3D type FPR (CINEMA 3D)
Format S/S, T/B, C/B, F/S
2D to 3D Yes
3D to 2D Yes
2D to 3D Depth control 0~+20 (default : 10)
2D to 3D Viewpoint control -10~+10 (default : 0)
2D to 3D Mode 5 modes (Standard, Manual, Cinema, Sport, Extreme)
3D Depth Control Yes
3D Viewpoint control -10~+10 (default : 0)
3D Picture Mode Yes
3D Image Correction Yes
Format Auto Detection Yes
3D Sound Zooming Yes
Dual Play Ready
Triple XD Engine Yes
Aspect Ratio Correction 8 Modes (16:9/Just Scan/Original/Full Wide/4:3/14:9/Zoom/Cinema Zoom1 )
(3D/MPEG) Noise Reduction Yes
Just Scan (HDMI/Component/RF)1080i / 1080p / 720p
Real Cinema 24p Yes
Resolution Upscaler (Basic/Plus) Yes (Basic)
Smart Colour Gradation Yes
Freeview HD Built In Yes
AV Mode Game/ Cinema / Off
Picture Mode 7 modes (Vivid, Standard, Cinema, Game, Eco, Expert1, Expert2)
Picture Wizard Picture Wizard II
Mono/Stereo/Dual (MTS/SAP) Yes
DTS Decoder Yes
Audio Output 10W + 10W
Dolby Digital Decoder Yes
Surround System Virtual Surround Plus
Sound Status Mode 6 modes (Standard, Music, Cinema, Sport, Game, User setting)
Smart Sound Mode Yes
Sound Optimizer 3 modes (Normal, Wall-Mount Type, Stand Type)
Clear Voice Yes (Clear Voice 2)
Optical Sound Sync Yes
Wireless Sound Sync Ready (available with magic remote dongle)
Recording External Hard Drive
Time Shift (live playback) External Hard Drive
Watch & Record External Input watch & record, Smart function using & record
External Input Record Composite Only
Reserved record Manual, According to broadcasting information
Smart TV
SmartHome Yes
App Store Yes
Premium CP (Catch-up, VoD) Yes
Full Web Browser Yes
Social Center Yes
Skype Ready
Search & Recommendation Yes
3D World (3D Contents Streaming) Yes
Game World Yes
Smart Share
Media Share - Remote App Yes
Media Share - Network File Browser Yes
Media Share - Window Media Player (Play to) Yes
Media Share - DLNA Yes
Screen Share - Miracast Yes
Screen Share - MHL Yes
Screen Share - 2nd Display Yes
Screen Share - WiDi Yes
Screen Share - Tag On : NFC (Mobile → TV, TV → Mobile) Yes
Special Features
Multi task (2 screen) Yes
Motion eye care Yes
Input Labeling Yes
e-Manual Yes
Application Lock Yes
Jack Pack (Side)
USB 2.0 3 - Available for USB Hub
HDMI1.4 3
CI slot 1
Jack Pack (Rear)
RF In 2
Full Scart 1
Composite In (CVBS + Audio) 1 - Component & Audio Sharing
Component in (Y,Pb,Pr) + Audio 1
Digital Audio Out (Coaxial/ Optical) 1(Optical)
PC Audio Input Share with AV2
Headphone out 1
Cabinet Description
Swivel (angle) Yes
VESA Compatible Yes
VESA Size 400 x 400
Local Key Type 8 Key
Input Device/ UX
Magic Remote B/in / Ready Ready
Voice recognition Ready
Universal Remote Yes
Smart Phone Remote Controller (Remote App) Yes
Conventional Remote S-con (Glow)
TV Camera B/in / Ready Ready
Wi-Fi Ready / Built-in Yes - (Set Built-in)
WiFi Direct Yes
Simplink (HDMI CEC) Yes
Moving Picture Playback (SD/HD/Plus HD) DivX HD
Picture JPEG, JPS, MPO
External Device App Download Yes
Audio Codec AC3(Dolby Digital),EAC3,HAAC,AAC,Mpeg,MP3,PCM,DTS
Dimensions - WxHxD (mm)
SET (w/o stand) (mm) 973 x 591 x 36.3
Including stand (mm) 973 x 652 x 294
Weight (Kg)
SET (w/o stand kg) 12.4
Including stand (kg) 14.2
ErP Class A+
On Power Consumption (IEC62087 Edition 2) (W) 52.0
Annual on-mode power (kWh) 76
Stand By (W) 0.40(Default setting: less than 0.3)
Luminance Ratio (%) 65
Mercury Content (mg) 0.0
Presence of Lead Yes - This television contains lead only in certain parts or components where no technology alternatives exist in accordance with existing exemption clauses under the RoHS Directive

What People Are Saying

Rated 5 out of 5 by from Fantastic piece of media This TV has the best features I could have looked out for and I think i've only gone through half of them. Value for money, and LG is not a small name either. Love the 3D aspects, was surprised at the connectivity to the net and best of all smart share....I got a load of media on my laptop that just seamlessly streams to the TV now. Setup was easy and my 83 year old mum has no problems using it. Very user friendly. Why pay £100'S more when LG can give you such bargain. I checked out over 20 TV's before buying this, well worth it
Date published: 2014-05-08
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Great Value and excellent picture quality This TV has lived up to and exceeded my expectations, I set my budget of £500 and screen size of 40-42" The salesmen seem to have a downer on LG in comparison to Panasonic & Samsung, some even refering to LG as "Super Market" TVs. In the showrooms the panasonic and samsung probably were slightly better but when you get this LG in your living room It is absoulutely fantastic as it is cheaper than the others but doesnt lack features, I picked this 3D model over the none 3D version for an extra £50 due to the faster screen fefresh rate of 200hz over 100hz of the other. This makes a difference to picture clarity and displaying fast moving images. I continue to be pleased with this TV, 1080p content is awsome, the built in Netflix is great and you can control it using the transport controls on the remote. My only critisism is that the TV is a little wobbly on its stand and the finish could be a little more up market but thats nit picking. Sound is probably better than I would expect its adequate but to get the best a seperate sound bar is going to be needed. This TV is terrific value considering its quality screen and smart features and even 3D if you have any 3D content to watch on it. Thouroughly recommended
Date published: 2014-04-08
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Good Quality and Style Not as easy to set up Smart TV or Internet as previous TV
Date published: 2014-03-11
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Overall very good tv Only had the tv 3 weeks but so far it has been excellent. Got it heavely discounted which made it great value for money. With any tv the name of the game is picture quality and it is very good given a decent signal to work with. I can recomend this tv to anyone though bear in mind it is a 42 incher and looks alot bigger in your living room than it does in a large shop. Happy viewing.
Date published: 2014-03-08
Rated 5 out of 5 by from lg tv I am exceedingly pleased with the tv. i have another LG tv in my house and upgraded the one in the lounge. both my son and daughter have LG tvs and also have been very pleased with them. i would not have any other make. the picture quality is great and once i found voice clear, the sound is fine as well.
Date published: 2014-03-06
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great design, great picture quality This is the third LG tv I've purchased in the past 7 years and I've never been disappointed in the quality. I wouldn't 't buy another brand.
Date published: 2014-01-08
Rated 3 out of 5 by from Not as good as salesman told us Very disappointed with sound quality . My son bought same tv couple of days after us . His sounds so much better than ours
Date published: 2014-01-07
Rated 5 out of 5 by from excellent features 1st new tv fo 15 years amazed with the performance
Date published: 2013-11-06
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