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Balanced Full HD Perfection

42” Class Full High Definition 1080p LCD TV (42.0” diagonal)

42LH40

  • LG’s LH55 with TruMotion 240Hz technology uses proprietary scanning technology to virtually eliminate motion blur so you can keep up with the fastest-paced entertainment.
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42” Class Full High Definition 1080p LCD TV (42.0” diagonal)

42LH40

  • Screen Size
  • Screen Size Diagonal
  • Display Type
  • Native Display Resolution
  • Contrast Ratio (DCR)
  • Response Time
  • MPRT
  • Life Span (Typical)
  • Full HD 1080
  • Intelligent Sensor
  • ENERGY STAR® Qualified
  • No. of HDMI Ports
  • Invisible Speakers
  • Pictures and Music via USB 2.0
  • 42"
  • 42.0"
  • LCD
  • 1920 x 1080
  • 70,000:1
  • 2.7 ms
  • 120 Hz
  • 60,000 hours
  • Yes
  • Yes
  • Yes
  • 4
  • Yes
  • Yes
  • TV without stand (WxHxD)
  • TV with stand (WxHxD)
  • Shipping Dimensions (WxHxD)
  • TV without stand weight
  • TV with stand weight
  • Shipping weight
  • 40.8” x 25.8” x 3.5”
  • 40.8” x 28.4” x 11.7”
  • 44.1” x 28.4” x 9.0”
  • 36.4 lbs
  • 40.3 lbs
  • 52.5 lbs
  • Analog
  • Digital
  • Yes
  • Yes
  • XD® Engine
  • Aspect Ratio
  • Aspect Ratio Correction
  • Color Temperature Control
  • Picture Mode
  • Just Scan (1:1 Pixel Matching)
  • Expert Mode/ISFccc® Ready
  • Picture Reset
  • 24p Real Cinema (3:3 Pulldown)
  • x.v.Color™
  • Viewing Angle
  • Enhanced Noise Reduction (Video Noise Filter)
  • 1080p Source Input
  • TruMotion
  • Picture Wizard
  • Yes
  • 16:9
  • 6 Modes
  • 3 Modes (Warm/Medium/Cool)
  • 8 Modes
  • HDMI™: 1080p/1080i/720p, Component: 1080p/1080i/720p, RF: 1080i/720p
  • Yes
  • Yes
  • Yes (5:5)
  • Yes
  • 178º / 178º
  • Yes (3D & MPEG)
  • HDMI™: 60p/30p/24p, Component: 60p/30p/24p, RGB: 60p
  • 120 Hz
  • Yes
  • Mono/Stereo/Dual (MTS/SAP)
  • Audio Output Power (Watts - THD 10%)
  • Speaker System Details
  • Dolby® Digital Decoder
  • Surround System
  • Bass/Treble/Balance Controls
  • Auto Volume Leveler
  • Sound Modes
  • Clear Voice II
  • Yes
  • 10W + 10W
  • 2 Way 4 Speakers
  • Yes
  • SRS TruSurround XT
  • Yes
  • Yes
  • 5 Modes (Standard/Music/Cinema/Games/Sports)
  • Yes
  • Backlight Control
  • Smart Energy Saving
  • A/V Input Navigation
  • Input Labeling
  • Quick View (Flashback)
  • Parental Control w/V-Chip
  • Child Lock
  • Closed Caption (CC)
  • SimpLink (HDMI CEC)
  • Quick Setup Guide
  • e-Manual
  • Yes
  • Yes
  • Yes
  • Yes
  • Yes
  • Yes
  • Yes
  • Yes
  • Yes
  • Yes
  • Yes
  • Language
  • Auto Tuning/Programming
  • Channel Add/Delete
  • Favorite Channel Programming
  • Auto/Manual Clock
  • On/Off Timer
  • Sleep Timer
  • Auto Off (Sleep)
  • 4 (English/Spanish/French/Korean)
  • Yes
  • Yes
  • Yes
  • Yes
  • Yes
  • Yes
  • Yes
  • AV In (Composite)
  • USB 2.0 (JPEG/MPEG-4/DivX HD)
  • HDMI™/HDCP Input (1.3 w/Deep Color)
  • 1
  • 1
  • 1
  • RF In (Antenna/Cable)
  • RGB In (D-Sub 15pin) - PC
  • PC Audio Input
  • LAN (Wired)
  • Remote Control In
  • HDMI™/HDCP Input (1.3 w/Deep Color)
  • L/R Audio/Composite Video In
  • Optical Audio Out
  • Analog Audio Out (L/R)
  • S-Video In
  • RS-232c In (Service Only)
  • USB 2.0 (Service Only)
  • 1
  • 1
  • 1
  • 0
  • 0
  • 3
  • 1
  • 1
  • 0
  • 0
  • 1
  • 0
  • Cabinet Color
  • Swivel
  • UL Standard
  • VESA Compatible
  • Remote Control
  • Glossy Black
  • +20º / -20º
  • Yes
  • 200mm x 200mm
  • Unified
  • Voltage, Hz
  • On Mode (Average)
  • Stand-by Mode
  • 100V ~ 240V, 50/60 Hz
  • 143W
  • <0.1W
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The features you want. The technology you need. They’re both in the LH40 Series from LG. Get 1080p picture resolution, virtually eliminate motion blur in fast action scenes with TruMotion 120Hz technology and have your picture automatically adjust to the light and color conditions in your room with Intelligent Sensor. If you want the perfect balance of technology and features, look no further—you’ve found it.

Design, features and specifications subject to change without notice. Screen images simulated and/or dramatized. Some features in videos may not be available on all models. Please refer to the TECHNICAL SPECIFICATIONS tab for a complete list of features by model.
Design, features and specifications subject to change without notice.

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