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LG 42LB670

42" 200Hz Jun 2014
Display Diagonal HD Type 3D High Frequency Rate Release Date
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12 Reasons For

Expert Reviews Are Average

Six experts from sites including computerbild.de, hifitest.de, erenumerique.fr and digitallife.se have rated this television on average 79 out of 100.

LG Has Good TV Reviews

Based on 6,328 expert and owner reviews, LG has good ratings for its TVs. LG also has good ratings specifically within its mid-size TVs range.

3D Compatible

The 42LB670 is 3D compatible, which is unusual. Most of the other TVs of a comparable type and age to the 42LB670 are not 3D compatible.

We compared all the other 3D compatible televisions to this TV and we think because of it's better review score, the UE32F6400[pl_2161640_price], and the UE40H6470[pl_2233881_price] both from Samsung or the LG 42LW579[plb_326450_price] is also worth considering.

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Supports Smart TV Features

Unlike most of the other mid-size TVs that have been on the market for more than two years which do not support smart TV features, the LG 42LB670 supports smart TV features.

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Has a WiFi Connection

has a WiFi connection

Unlike most of the other mid-size TVs that have been around for around the same time as the 42LB670 which do not have a WiFi connection, the 42LB670 has a WiFi connection.

It may also be worth considering one of the alternative televisions with a WiFi connection currently available including because of it's better review score, the Panasonic TX-L32E30[plb_30112_price].

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Quite Fast Refresh Rate

With a refresh rate of 200 hertz, the LG 42LB670 has one of the faster refresh rates amongst mid-size TVs of this age. Similar spec televisions that were released more than two years ago have refresh rates of between 50Hz and 1,600Hz, and the average refresh rate is 180Hz.

We compared this television to all the other 200Hz refresh rate televisions and we think the Samsung UE37ES6300[plb_1330639_price], and the Sony KDL-32W705[plb_2143275_price] which has better reviews is also worth considering.

If this TV refresh rate is not fast enough for you then you might want to look at the UE48H6400[pl_2232459_price] (400Hz), or the UE32H6400[pl_2232460_price] (400Hz) both from Samsung which is also higher rated.

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Three USB 2.0 Ports

three USB 2.0 ports

Most of the other TVs of this age and spec only have between one and two USB 2.0 ports, however the LG 42LB670 has three USB 2.0 ports.

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Quite High RMS Rated Power

TVs that have been on the market for around the same time as the 42LB670 have RMS rated power of between 2W and 80W. With an RMS rated power of 24 Watts, the 42LB670 has a fairly high RMS rated power compared to most of the other TVs that were released more than two years ago.

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1080p Video Mode

This television supports a 1080p video mode, which is typical of many TVs of a similar spec and age to it.

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Fairly Fast Motion Interpolation Frequency

The 42LB670 has a fairly fast motion interpolation frequency (700 hertz) compared to most of the other mid-size TVs that are a comparable age to the 42LB670. The slowest motion interpolation frequency of mid-size TVs that were released more than two years ago is 50Hz, the fastest is 1,800Hz, and the average motion interpolation frequency is 260Hz.

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Supports Four Audio Formats

The 42LB670 has a greater number of audio formats than most comparable spec TVs that have been on the market for more than two years. This LG TV supports an MP3 audio format, which is the most commonly supported audio format supported by mid-size TVs that have been around for a similar time to the 42LB670. The audio formats "AAC", "AC3" and "PCM" are also supported by this TV.

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Has Two Smart Modes

The 42LB670 has a greater number of smart modes than most TVs of a similar age and type to it. The most frequently found smart mode is Game, but this smart mode is not found on this television. The smart modes Cinema and Sports are also found on this TV.

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5 Reasons Against

Does Not Have a Built-In Camera

The LG 42LB670 does not have a built-in camera. Most of the other TVs of a comparable type and age to the 42LB670 also do not have a built-in camera.

It is worth also looking at other televisions which also have a built-in camera including the UE46ES8000[pl_1355897_price], the UN46ES8000[pl_1484430_price], or the UE40F7000[pl_1494094_price] all from Samsung which is also higher rated.

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Only Supports Three Image Formats

The LG 42LB670 has a greater number of image formats than most mid-size TVs that have been on the market for more than two years. This TV supports a JPG image format, which is the most frequently supported image format supported by mid-size TVs that have been on the market for more than two years. The image formats "JPS" and "MPO" are also supported by this television.

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Only Supports One Video Format

The LG 42LB670 has a greater number of video formats than most televisions that have been available for a comparable time to it. The most commonly supported video format is MKV, but this video format is not supported by this LG TV. The video formats DIVX HD are also supported by this television.

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Only Analog Tuner

This TV has an Analog & Digital tuner, which is the most frequently found tuner on TVs of this age and type.

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Does Not Feature OLED Technology

Like most of the other mid-size TVs that have been around for a similar time to the 42LB670, the LG 42LB670 does not feature OLED technology.

We compared all the other TVs which also feature OLED technology to this TV and we think the Samsung UE46H7000[plb_2232247_price] which also has a higher rating is also worth considering.

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3 Other reasons to consider the LG 42LB670

Full HD HD Type

Full HD HD type

The display resolution of this TV is Full HD, which is the most frequently found HD type on TVs that have been on the market 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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Released Over Two Years Ago

This mid-size TV has been on the market for over two years.

Average Thickness

At 55 millimeters, the 42LB670 has a fairly standard thickness compared to most of the other televisions of this type and age.

Televisions with a thicker thickness that might also be worth considering include the 32PFS5709[pl_2219970_price] (55mm), or the 32PFK5109[pl_2220062_price] (55mm) both from Philips or the Panasonic TX-L32BL6[plb_1992361_price] (55mm).

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Specification

Display
Display Diagonal
HD Type
3D
High Frequency Rate
LED Backlighting Type
Screen Shape
Motion Interpolation Frequency
Motion Interpolation Technology
Display Resolution
Supported Video Modes
Aspect Ratio
Supported 3D Technologies
2D-3D Converter
Supported Graphics Resolutions
TV Tuner
Auto Channel Search
Digital Signal Format System
Smart TV
Smart TV
Internet TV
Timeshift
Audio
Audio System
Built-In Subwoofer
RMS Rated Power
Number of Loudspeakers
Built-In Speaker(s)
Audio Decoders
Audio Decoding Technologies
Ports & Interfaces
Headphone Outputs
Common Interface Plus (CI+)
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Ports
RF Ports Quantity
SCART Ports Quantity
Digital Audio Optical Out
PC Audio in
Composite Video in
Component Video (YPbPr/YCbCr) in
USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
DVI Port
HDCP
HDMI Version
PC in (D-Sub)
HDMI Ports Quantity
Intel® Wireless Display (Intel® WiDi)
Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL)
MHL Version
Networking
Wi-Fi
Ethernet LAN
Miracast
Management Features
Sleep Timer
On/Off Timer
Smart Modes
On Screen Display (OSD)
Auto Power Off
Performance
Video Formats Supported
Audio Formats Supported
Image Formats Supported
Teletext Function
Local Dimming
Teletext
Design
LED Indicators
Colour of Product
Ergonomics
VESA Mounting
Power
Power Consumption (typical)
Power Consumption (standby)
Energy Efficiency Class
Annual Energy Consumption
AC Input Voltage
AC Input Frequency
Certificates
Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) Certified
Weight & Dimensions
Depth
Weight
Weight With Stand
Depth (with Stand)
Height (with Stand)
Width (with Stand)
Height
Width
Packaging Content
3D Glasses Included
Desktop Stand
Batteries Included
Handheld Remote Control
3D Glasses Quantity
Cables Included
Manual

Expert Reviews

(8)
10 June 2014

Mettre en route un téléviseur comme le LG 42LB670V, c'est tout simplement retrouver le sourire et croire qu'il est encore possible d'innover en matière d'affichage et surtout d'ergonomie. Mais... Read more…

27 June 2014

LG heeft een enorme stap voorwaarts gezet met zijn eerste WebOS-tv. De software is vele malen beter dan wat er tot voor kort voor handen was en zorgt ervoor dat alle functies van zo'n slimme tv...

16 May 2014

De meest opvallende eigenschap van LG's 42LB670V is natuurlijk het feit dat de tv draait op webOS. Dat is een voordeel en een nadeel tegelijk. We vinden webOS een flink stuk prettiger werken dan...

7 May 2014

De LG 42LB670V levert mooi beeld met uitstekende kleuren. De matige zwartwaarde wordt prima gecompenseerd door de lokale dimming. Enkel het detailverlies door Trumotion viel ons wat tegen, zodat...

26 August 2014

W porównaniu z innymi telewizorami LG z tego roku, bior?c pod uwag? modele z serii 5 i 6 trzeba przyzna? jedno. Najlepsz? jako?ci? obrazu odznaczaj? si? LG 47LB650V oraz w?a?nie LG 47LB670V.... Read more…

3 July 2014

V id det här laget vet vi vad vi har att vänta när vi packar upp en ny tv från LG. Det är sobert och snyggt med millimetertunn ram, kromade detaljer och påtaglig kvalitetskänsla. I och med... Read more…

20 February 2015

Die Bildqualität des LG 55LB670V überzeugt mit Schärfe und natürlichen Farben, auch der ausgewogene Ton ist überdurchschnittlich gut. Ärgerlich sind hingegen die Teils unklare Bedienung und... Read more…

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Laag contrast
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Zwartwaarde (zonder lokaal dimmen)
31 October 2014

Mit seinem edlen Metallrahmen und gut lesbaren Kennzeichnungen seiner Anschlüsse gibt der Panasonic TX-42ASW754 ein sichtbares Statement für Qualität ab.Die neuen Panasonic-Fernseher der... Read more…

Running Cost

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Electricity cost when switched on $55.82
Electricity cost when on standby $1.38
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Total running cost over 5 years $57.20
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Energy Rating
0.37T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.37 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
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To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant 10 tree seedlings and grow them for 10 years.

Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers 42lb670, 42lb670v, kit42lb670vsbweb, lg electronics 42lb670, lg electronics 42lb670v
Barcodes 08806084575807, 08806084575814, 08806084575821, 08806084634771, 08806084634849
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