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54

Overall Score

LG 42LN5300

A very economical to run 41.9" Full HD TV with good features
41.9" Full HD No No Apr 2013
Display Diagonal HD Type 3D OLED Technology Release Date

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LG 42LN5300 Review

With low running costs and very good reviews, we have scored the LG 42LN5300 as follows for Summary.
71
2 Reviews
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Good Features
25
83
$58 Over 5 Years
Overall Score
54
Average

Why Has it Scored 55?

It has average expert reviews with an average expert rating of 68%.
This TV is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better TVs are available. View the latest televisions 2017.
It has running costs of $58 over 5 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 4,020 TVs that we have compared it to. View all energy saving televisions.
This LG TV has some good features, but is also missing a few features:
Energy Star certified
Supports High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP)
Only Full HD
Does not feature OLED technology

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LG 42LN5300 In-Depth Analysis

Features

Only Full HD

The display resolution of this TV 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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Average Display Diagonal

The 42LN5300's display diagonal of 41.9" is relatively standard compared to most other TVs. It is in the largest 36% of all TVs when ranked by this feature.

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Does Not Feature OLED Technology

Like most other TVs, the 42LN5300 does not feature OLED technology. 98% of TVs do not feature OLED technology.

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Not 3D

Like most other TVs, the LG 42LN5300 is not 3D. 74% of TVs are not 3D.

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Fairly Thick

The thickness of the LG 42LN5300 of 79mm is in the thickest 16% of all TVs when ranked by this feature. The average thickness of all TVs is 60mm, with the thinnest being 1.7mm and the thickest being 100mm.

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Does Not Support Wi-Fi

The 42LN5300 does not support Wi-Fi, unlike 59% of TVs which support Wi-Fi.

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Energy Star Certified

The 42LN5300 is Energy Star certified, which is unusual. 84% of televisions are not Energy Star certified.

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Does Not Have an Ethernet Port

The 42LN5300 does not have an ethernet port, unlike 64% of TVs which have an ethernet port.

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Supports High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP)

The LG 42LN5300 supports High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP), which is unusual. 81% of TVs do not support High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP).

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Does Not Support Internet TV

Like most other TVs, the 42LN5300 does not support internet TV. 61% of TVs do not support internet TV.

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Average High Frequency Rate

The high frequency rate of the 42LN5300 of 60Hz is pretty standard compared to most other TVs. It is in the fastest 32% of all TVs when ordered by this feature.

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Running Costs

Running Costs Are OK

The 42LN5300 is typical compared to the other 4,020 TVs that we have assessed for running costs. Based on satisfactory energy prices, we estimate the 42LN5300 will cost $58 over 5 years to run.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

lg 42ln5300

Barcodes:

00719192588387, 00794504632859

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