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JVC EM42FTR

72

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JVC EM42FTR

JVC EM42FTR
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A fully featured and economical to run 42" Full HD TV
42" Full HD No 63.5mm Apr 2014
Display Diagonal HD Type OLED/QLED Technology Thickness Release Date
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JVC EM42FTR Review

With excellent features, we have scored the JVC EM42FTR as follows:
80
Features
Fully-Featured
70
Running Costs
$130 Over 5 Years
72
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 72?

It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better TVs are available. View the latest televisions 2018.
This TV has running costs of $130 over 5 years, which puts it in the most expensive 20% of all 4,388 TVs that we have compared it to. View all energy saving TVs.
It has some great features:
Energy Star certified
Has an equalizer
Supports parental controls
Roku streaming stick
MHL
CrystalColor technology
XinemaSound 3d
CrystalMotion
Slim bezel
1080P full HD
Energy star certified
HDMI
Audio only mode
Auto power off
USB picture viewer

JVC EM42FTR In-Depth Analysis

Running Costs

Running Costs Are Very High

The EM42FTR has an average running cost of $130 over 5 years based on average energy prices, which is in the most expensive 20% of all 4,388 TVs.

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Features

Average Display Diagonal

The JVC EM42FTR's display diagonal of 42" is pretty standard compared to most other televisions. It is in the largest 38% of all televisions when ranked by this feature.

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Only Full HD

The display resolution of this television is Full HD, which is the most frequently found HD type on TVs. Full HD TVs have a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels.

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Does Not Feature OLED/QLED Technology

Like most other televisions, the EM42FTR does not feature OLED/QLED technology. 98% of televisions do not feature OLED/QLED technology.

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Not 3D

The JVC EM42FTR is not 3D. 75% of televisions are also not 3D.

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Average Thickness

The thickness of the EM42FTR of 63.5mm is relatively standard compared to most other TVs. It is in the thickest 58% of all televisions when ranked by this feature.

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Does Not Support Wi-Fi

The EM42FTR does not support Wi-Fi, unlike 61% of TVs which support Wi-Fi.

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Does Not Support Internet TV

The EM42FTR does not support internet TV, although this is within the context that 59% of televisions also do not support internet TV.

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Does Not Support Picture-in-Picture

Like most other TVs, the EM42FTR does not support Picture-in-Picture. 78% of televisions do not support Picture-in-Picture.

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Does Not Have an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)

The EM42FTR does not have an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG). 63% of televisions do have an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG).

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Does Not Have an Ethernet Port

The EM42FTR does not have an ethernet port, unlike most other televisions. 65% of televisions have an ethernet port.

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Energy Star Certified

The EM42FTR is Energy Star certified, which is unusual. 83% of televisions are not Energy Star certified.

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Has an Equalizer

The EM42FTR has an equalizer. 92% of televisions do not have an equalizer.

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Very Slow Motion Interpolation Frequency

The motion interpolation frequency of the EM42FTR of only 120Hz is slower than average when compared to most other televisions. It is slower than 72% of all TVs when ranked by this feature. The average motion interpolation frequency of all TVs is 450Hz, with the slowest being 50Hz and the fastest being 3,000Hz.

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Supports Parental Controls

The EM42FTR supports parental controls, which is unusual. 87% of TVs do not support parental controls.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

jvc em42ftr

Barcodes:

00816992010503, 08169920105034

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