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LG 42PX4DV



42'' widescreen digital plasma tv
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LG 42PX4DV
Dimensions 70.6x125.0x27.0(H/W/D)cm
Television type Slim
Television size 42 inches Size of the television measured diagonally across the screen
Pure flat visible screen 42 inches Screen sizes vary, pure flat screens reduce distortion
Picture grading Review not available
Sound grading Review not available
Connectivity grading Review not available
++TUNER++ > > >
Reception Digital Tuner with all Freeview channels Receives all of the Freeview channels without the need for a separate adaptor. Also has an analogue tuner to receive normal analogue broadcasts. These include BBC Three, BBC Four, BBC News 24, Sky News, Sky Sports News, ITV2, The Hits, CBBC, CBeebies plus digital radio channels. The TV also has a standard analogue tuner as well.
Auto set up Yes Automatically tunes in and sets the channels at the touch of a button.
++PICTURE++ > > >
Picture enhancement Not featured
HD Ready No
Progressive scan Yes Scans individual picture lines in sequence rather than alternately, maximising the clarity of digital images from DVD and enhancing NTSC software playback.
Pixel resolution 852x480 The higher the number of pixels displayed on the screen, the higher the picture resolution will be.
Contrast ratio 10000:1 This is the measurement of the difference in light intensity between the brightest white and the darkest black. The higher the contrast ratio the better the picture quality.
Brightness 1500cd/m2 Generally the greater the brightness the better quality of the picture, however it is how the brightness and contrast of the panel work together that determines the final picture performance quality.
Digital picture processing Yes Processes which improve TV picture quality, brightness and colour.
Digital comb filter Yes Separates combined colour and black & white picture information, to ensure crisp sharp picture detail without the kind of picture vibration experienced with fine picture detail.
Viewing angle Not featured
Picture-in-picture Yes View one TV channel whilst a second is displayed in an inset box in one corner of the screen.
++SOUND++ > > >
Speakers included Yes Speakers are supplied with the panel. To optimise the performance of this TV you should consider using it with a full home cinema sound system which are available to buy on comet.co.uk.
Sub-woofer included No
Sound system Not featured
Digital sound processor (DSP) No
Audio power output (RMS) 30 watts A larger output results in greater volume.
++CONNECTIVITY++ > > >
Scart sockets 3 Easy of connection of a DVD player, video, digital box or adapter etc.
RGB scart sockets 1 These scart sockets can accept picture signals in high quality RGB format. Connecting a compatible DVD player or digital box/adapter via these sockets will therefore result in a better picture quality. These scart sockets are included in the total number of scart sockets listed above.
S-Video socket Yes Enables a high quality connection to a video or DVD player with a corresponding output. Delivers a higher quality image by sending the colour and brightness elements down four separate wires.
Component video connection Yes This connection delivers the ultimate picture resolution and can be used to connect a DVD player or Home Cinema system with a corresponding output to the TV.
Composite video input No
AV inputs Yes For easy connection of equipment such as camcorders or games consoles.
HDMI connection No
DVI connection No
HDCP enabled No
Headphone socket No
RGB PC in Yes This screen will receive RGB PC in signals
Optical connection Yes To get Dolby Digital 5.1 or DTS from a DVD player you need to connect it to a surround sound amplifier or TV with an optical or coaxial digital audio lead.
Co-axial digital input No
VGA compatible Yes This screen is VGA compatible when used as a computer monito r
SVGA compatible Yes This screen is SVGA compatible when used as a computer monit or
XGA compatible Yes This screen is XGA compatible when used as a computer monitor
Other features Desktop TV stand included A small stand that enables you to place the TV in an upright position on a larger floor standing unit.
Other features Digital Natural Motion Analyses movement in a broadcast, video or DVD and creates new frames of picture information between the frames already present in the original footage. Fast moving objects thus look sharper and seem to cross the screen much more smoothly.
Other features NTSC compatible Allows playback of NTSC format videos and DVDs. NTSC (National Television Standards Committee) is the television system used primarily in USA and Japan.
Other features Teletext for instant access to news & information Access to ceefax and teletext services.
Other features 1500 Page Teletext memory For later recall of text pages.
Other features Remote control Enables you to operate your equipment from a remote handset
Other features On/off timer Enables the television to be preset to switch on and off
Other features Child lock to prevent unwanted tampering By using a pass-code, the set can be prevented from being used by unauthorised persons, such as children.
Other features Sleep Timer Can be set to switch off automatically.
Other features 16:9 widescreen format Widescreen format for viewing films in the format originally intended by the director.
Other features Digital Video Noise Reduction Reduces static noise, improving image quality.
Other features Electronic Programme Guide On-screen programme guide.
Other features Low energy consumption .
Other features On-screen menus For easy selection of features.
Other features PCMCIA slot for pay channel module Enables the addition of a digital satellite module to access pay channels.
Other features Wall bracket available TV can be wall mounted using a compatiable bracket. Brackets are available to purchase at comet.co.uk. Add to Basket to see all available brackets for this TV.
Other features RF aerial cable included Allows for connection to external aerial.

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