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LG 42LB5550

LG 42LB5550

42" Flat 56.2mm Aug 2014
Screen Size HD Type Screen Shape Thickness Release Date
The secret behind LG TV's superior viewing angle and quality is the panel. Just as the quality of the beans determines the quality of the coffee, the quality of the panel determines the quality of... More
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LG Has Good Reviews for Its Televisions

Mid-size TVs produced by LG have good reviews on average. We also checked the reviews for all televisions (not just mid-size TVs) and found that LG also has good reviews across its entire range.

6 Reasons Against

Not Smart TV

Most of the other TVs of a comparable age and type to the 42LB5550 are Smart TV, however the 42LB5550 is not Smart TV.

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Does Not Have a WiFi Connection

The 42LB5550 does not have a WiFi connection. Most of the other comparable spec televisions that are a similar age to the 42LB5550 do have a WiFi connection.

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Not 3D Compatible

Most mid-size TVs that were launched more than a year ago are not 3D compatible. The 42LB5550 is no exception to this as it too is not 3D compatible.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Camera

The 42LB5550 does not have a built-in camera. Most of the other televisions of a comparable spec and age to the 42LB5550 also do not have a built-in camera.

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Does Not Feature OLED Technology

Like most of the other TVs of this age and spec, the 42LB5550 does not feature OLED technology.

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Only One USB 2.0 Port

The LG 42LB5550 is a one USB 2.0 port TV. Most of the other mid-size TVs that have been around for more than a year have between one and two USB 2.0 ports.

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2 Other reasons to consider the LG 42LB5550

Full HD HD Type

Full HD HD type

The display resolution of the this television is Full HD, which is the most commonly found HD type on mid-size TVs that have been available for more than a year. Full HD TVs have a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels.

Full HD TVs have a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels.

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Average Thickness

At 56.2 millimeters, the 42LB5550 has a relatively typical thickness compared to most of the other televisions that have been on the market for more than a year.

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Screen Size
HD Type
3D Compatible
Screen Shape
Display Resolution
RMS Rated Power
Built-In Speaker
Dolby Technology
Audio Decoder
Ports & Interfaces
Digital Audio Coaxial Out Port
RS-232 Port
Composite Video in Port
Component Video in Port
USB 2.0 Port
DVI Port
PC in Port
Wall Mountable
VESA Mounting Interface
VESA Mounting
Standby Power Consumption
Input Frequency
AC Input Voltage
AC Input Frequency
Input Voltage
Energy Star Certification
Weight & Dimensions
Package Weight
Weight (with Stand)
Depth (with Stand)
Height (with Stand)
Width (with Stand)
Packaging Height
Packaging Width

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers lg 42lb5550
Barcodes 00719192595392