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LG 42LY340
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LG 42LY340

41.92" 60Hz Direct-LED Jun 2014
Screen Size HD Type Refresh Rate LED Backlighting Release Date
From channel selection to energy-saving features, Public Display Mode allows you to control the TV settings in your Hotel, which prevents misuse by customers, set volume limits, or restore factory... More
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LG Has Good Reviews for Its Televisions

LG has good average ratings for its mid-size TVs as well as across its entire television range compared to other manufacturers.

1080p Video Mode

This television supports a 1080p video mode, which is typical of many mid-size TVs that were launched around the same time as it.

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Supports One Analog Signal Format System

The number of analog signal format systems supported by the 42LY340 is more than most TVs that have been on the market for around the same time as it. This television supports an NTSC analog signal format system, which is the most commonly supported analog signal format system supported by mid-size TVs that have been available for around the same time as the 42LY340.

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6 Reasons Against

Does Not Have a WiFi Connection

Like most of the other TVs of this type and age, the LG 42LY340 does not have a WiFi connection.

There are a number of alternative TVs which also have a WiFi connection that you might also want to consider including the Panasonic TX-L32E30[plb_30112_price].

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Does Not Support Smart TV Features

The LG 42LY340 does not support smart TV features, although this is within the context that most of the other TVs that have been available for a comparable time to the 42LY340 also do not support smart TV features.

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Not 3D Compatible

Like most of the other TVs of this type and age, the LG 42LY340 is not 3D compatible.

Televisions which are 3D compatible that might be worth looking at include the LG 42LW579[plb_326450_price], or the Panasonic TX-40AS640[plb_2232477_price] which also has a higher rating.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Camera

Most TVs that are a comparable age to the 42LY340 do not have a built-in camera. The LG 42LY340 is no exception to this as it too does not have a built-in camera.

There are a number of alternative TVs which also have a built-in camera that you might also want to look at including the UE46ES8000[pl_1355897_price], or the UN46ES8000[pl_1484430_price] both from Samsung which is also higher rated.

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Only Analog Tuner

This television has an Analog & Digital tuner, which is typical of many similar spec TVs that are a comparable age to it.

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Does Not Feature OLED Technology

Like most of the other TVs of a comparable age and spec to the 42LY340, the 42LY340 does not feature OLED technology.

Other televisions which also feature OLED technology that you might want to consider include the Samsung UE46H7000[plb_2232247_price] which also has a higher rating.

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4 Other reasons to consider the LG 42LY340

Released Over Two Years Ago

It was over two years ago when LG released the 42LY340.

Full HD HD Type

Full HD HD type

The display resolution of this television is Full HD, which is typical of many similar spec TVs that have been around for around the same time as it. 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 Refresh Rate

At 60 hertz, the LG 42LY340 has a relatively average refresh rate compared to most of the other mid-size TVs that have been available for a similar time to the 42LY340.

We compared this TV to all the other 60Hz refresh rate TVs and we think because of it's better review score, the Panasonic TX-L32E30[plb_30112_price] is also worth considering.

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Average Thickness

At 55.88 millimeters, the 42LY340 has a relatively typical thickness compared to most of the other TVs of this spec and age.

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Specification

Display
Screen Size
HD Type
Refresh Rate
LED Backlighting
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Screen Shape
Display Brightness
Display Resolution
Video Mode
Screen Format Adjustment
Aspect Ratio
Horizontal Viewing Angle
Vertical Viewing Angle
TV Tuner
Digital Signal Format System
Tuner
Analog Signal Format System
Audio
RMS Rated Power
Loudspeaker
Ports & Interfaces
RF Port
RS-232 Port
Digital Audio Optical Out Port
Composite Video in Port
USB 2.0 Port
DVI Port
HDMI Port
Remote Output Port
Performance
Design
Cable Lock Slot
Colour
Ergonomics
Swivel Angle Range
VESA Mounting Interface
Power
Typical Power Consumption
Standby Power Consumption
Input Frequency
AC Input Voltage
AC Input Frequency
Input Voltage
Certificates
Weight & Dimensions
Thickness
Weight
Package Weight
Weight (with Stand)
Depth (with Stand)
Height (with Stand)
Width (with Stand)
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Width
Packaging Height
Packaging Width
Technical Details
Other Features
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Electricity cost when switched on $40.92
Electricity cost when on standby $2.36
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Total running cost over 5 years $43.28
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Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.28 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
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To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant 8 tree seedlings and grow them for 10 years.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers lg 42ly340, lg 42ly340c
Barcodes 00719192917552, 07191929175528
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