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LG 42CS560

A Venerable 42 Inch Full HD TV
42" Full HD No No May 2012
Display Diagonal HD Type 3D OLED Technology Release Date

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LG 42CS560 Review

With good reviews, we have ranked the LG 42CS560 number 222 across all TVs.
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4 Reviews
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Missing Some Features
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5 Years Old
Overall Score
33
Mediocre

Why Has it Scored 33?

It has ok expert reviews with an average expert rating of 63%. Samsung televisions have excellent reviews in general.
This TV is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better televisions are available. View the latest TVs 2017.
It is missing some features:
Does not feature OLED technology
Not 3D
Does not have an ethernet port
Does not support Wi-Fi

LG 42CS560 Video Reviews


LG 42CS560 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews

Poor Expert Reviews

This television has an average expert rating of 63 out of 100 based on four expert reviews from sites including CNET.com, PC Mag, IT Reviews.com and parentesis.com. Experts aren't convinced by this medium display diagonal TV.

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LG Has Very Good Reviews for Its TVs

We checked 14,657 expert and owner reviews (including 1,221 verified purchases) for LG TVs and found that on average LG has very good reviews. We also found that LG has very good reviews specifically for its medium display diagonal TVs. 95% of those that bought a LG television would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Features

Full HD

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

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42 Inch Display Diagonal

This is a 42 inch television.

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Does Not Feature OLED Technology

The 42CS560 does not feature OLED technology, although it is worth keeping in mind that most of the other latest TVs also do not feature OLED technology.

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Not 3D

Like most of the other medium display diagonal TVs that were released around the same time as this TV, the 42CS560 is not 3D.

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Does Not Have an Ethernet Port

The LG 42CS560 does not have an ethernet port, unlike most of the other recently released medium display diagonal TVs which have an ethernet port.

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Does Not Support Wi-Fi

The 42CS560 does not support Wi-Fi, unlike most of the other recently released similar spec televisions which support Wi-Fi.

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Not Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) Certified

The LG 42CS560 is not Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) certified. Most of the other new TVs do are Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) certified.

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Quite Low RMS Rated Power

The RMS rated powers of recently released similar spec televisions range from 4W to 80W, and the average RMS rated power is 20W. At only 14 Watts, the LG 42CS560 has a fairly low RMS rated power compared to most of the other similar spec televisions that have been available for a comparable time to this TV.

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Does Not Support Internet TV

The 42CS560 does not support internet TV, unlike most of the other new similar spec TVs.

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Age

Released Over Five Years Ago

It was May 2012 when LG released the 42CS560.


LG 42CS560 Review Sources

To prepare this LG 42CS560 review we compared this TV to 100 other models. For each TV that we compared, we collated thousands of pieces of information including technical specs, reviews, and prices. In total we analysed 1,091,736 product attributes, 109,253 TV reviews and 3,365,100 historical TV prices from 204 TV retailers. We then picked out the standout features of this TV compared to the other models as well as any areas where this TV is lacking.

Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers lg 42cs560
Barcodes 00719192584020

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