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LG 42LA660

42" Full HD Edge-LED Aug 2013
A+
Display Diagonal HD Type 3D LED Backlighting Type Release Date Energy Efficiency Rating
Good size
Good 3D picture quality
Poor expert reviews

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Reviews

LG Has Good Reviews for Its TVs

Based on 8,960 expert and user reviews (including 911 verified purchases), LG has good reviews for its TVs. LG also has good reviews specifically for its medium display diagonal TVs compared to other manufacturers. 97% of those that bought a LG television would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Poor Expert Reviews

On average, based on two expert reviews from sites including Digital Versus and Les Numeriques.com the average expert rating of this TV is 60%. If all the medium display diagonal TVs that have been available for more than two years are ranked by average expert review score then this television is in the bottom 9%.


Weight & Dimensions

Good Size

One customer wrote in their reviews that the LG 42LA660 was heavy and bulky. Expert review site Digitalversus.com wrote “It can't escape the shortcomings of IPS technology, which are greyish-looking black and heavy ghosting in images with fast motion”.


Display

Good 3D Picture Quality

One person who bought it reckoned that it had a good 3D picture quality.

Good Picture Quality

One customer who bought this TV considered that it had good colour saturation. Digitalversus.com wrote on expert review site Digital Versus “The LA660V has good, natural colours and great 3D”. One customer who reviewed the LG 42LA660 thought it had image ghosting.

Full HD

Full HD

The display resolution of this television is Full HD, which is the most frequently found HD type on medium display diagonal TVs that have been available for a similar time to 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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1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution

This TV supports a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, which is the most commonly supported display resolution on televisions of this age and type.

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Has a 2D-3D Converter

The 42LA660 has a 2D-3D converter, as do most of the other TVs of a similar age and type to this TV.

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Networking

Supports Wi-Fi

supports Wi-Fi

The 42LA660 supports Wi-Fi, as do most of the other TVs of a comparable type and age to this TV.

Alternative televisions which support Wi-Fi currently available which you might want to consider include because of it's better review score, the 42LW579[pl_326450_price], or the 49LF632[pl_2824560_price] both from LG or the Samsung UE40H6700[plb_2232461_price].

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Supports WiFi

The 42LA660 supports WiFi, as do most of the other comparable spec televisions that were released more than two years ago.

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Has an Ethernet Port

The LG 42LA660 has an ethernet port. Most of the other medium display diagonal TVs that were launched more than two years ago also have an ethernet port.

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Audio

Has an Equalizer

The 42LA660 has an equalizer, as do most of the other TVs of this spec and age.

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Has a Built-In Subwoofer

The 42LA660 has a built-in subwoofer. Most of the other televisions of a similar age and spec to this TV do not have a built-in subwoofer.

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Quite High RMS Rated Power

The average RMS rated power of comparable spec televisions that have been available for more than two years is 19W. With an RMS rated power of 24 Watts, the LG 42LA660 has a fairly high RMS rated power compared to most of the other televisions of this type and age.

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Performance

Features Local Dimming

The LG 42LA660 features local dimming, which is unusual. Most of the other TVs that have been available for more than two years do not feature local dimming.

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Supports 24p Support

The 42LA660 supports 24p support. Most of the other televisions of a similar spec and age to this TV also support 24p support.

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Ergonomics

Supports Smartphones Used As a Remote

The 42LA660 supports smartphones used as a remote, as do most of the other televisions of this age and spec.

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Ports & Interfaces

Has a Common Interface (CI)

The LG 42LA660 has a common interface (CI). Most of the other TVs of this spec and age also have a common interface (CI).

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Smart TV

Supports Smart TV Features

The 42LA660 supports smart TV features, as do most of the other similar spec televisions that have been around for a comparable time to this television.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers lg electronics 42la660s, lg 42la660v
Barcodes 08806084154378, 08806084171610, 08806084171634, 08806084171658, 08806084171689
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