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LG 42LN5700

79

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LG 42LN5700

LG 42LN5700
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An award winning and very economical to run 42" Full HD TV, with very good features
42" Full HD 78.9mm No Jul 2013
Display Diagonal HD Type Thickness 3D Release Date
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LG 42LN5700 Review

With very low running costs and excellent reviews, we have scored the LG 42LN5700 as follows:
88
Reviews
10 Reviews + 1 Award
82
Features
Fully-Featured
90
Running Costs
$55 Over 5 Years
79
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 79?

It has good expert reviews but below average user reviews with an average overall rating of 68%.
This TV is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better televisions are available. View the latest TVs 2018.
It has running costs of $55 over 5 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 4,388 TVs that we have compared it to. View all energy saving TVs.
This LG TV has some great features:
Supports Wi-Fi
Share your media, your way
Save more than energy
ENERGY STAR MOST EFFICIENT 2013 TELEVISION
Optimizes audio
Double the detail
Less blur. more action
You won't believe your eyes
The content you want at your fingertips
Supports Intel Wireless Display (Intel WiDi)
Get rid of your remote collection
Less time navigating
Smart TV. inspired by you
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Supports Wi-Fi Direct
Supports High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP)
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LG 42LN5700 In-Depth Analysis

Running Costs

Running Costs Are OK

The 42LN5700 is typical compared to the other 4,388 TVs that we have assessed for 5 year running costs. Based on typical energy prices and usage levels, we estimate the 5 year running cost of the 42LN5700 is $55.

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Features

Only Full HD

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

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Average Display Diagonal

The display diagonal of the LG 42LN5700 of 42" is relatively typical compared to most other televisions. It is larger than 60% of all televisions when sorted by this feature.

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Not 3D

The 42LN5700 is not 3D, although it is worth noting that 75% of televisions are also not 3D.

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Thicker Than Average

The thicknesses of TVs range from 1.7mm to 100mm, and the average thickness is 60mm. The 42LN5700's thickness of 78.9mm is thicker than average when compared to most other TVs. It is thicker than 81% of all televisions when ranked by this feature.

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Supports Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi

The 42LN5700 supports Wi-Fi, as do 61% of televisions.

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Supports Intel Wireless Display (Intel WiDi)

The LG 42LN5700 supports Intel Wireless Display (Intel WiDi), unlike 92% of TVs which do not support Intel Wireless Display (Intel WiDi).

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Does Not Have an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)

The 42LN5700 does not have an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG), unlike 63% of TVs which have an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG).

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Supports High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP)

The 42LN5700 supports High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP), which is unusual. 78% of televisions do not support High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP).

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Does Not Feature Local Dimming

Like most other TVs, the 42LN5700 does not feature local dimming. 76% of televisions do not feature local dimming.

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Supports Wi-Fi Direct

The 42LN5700 supports Wi-Fi Direct. 73% of TVs do not support Wi-Fi Direct.

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Energy Star Certified

The LG 42LN5700 is Energy Star certified, unlike 83% of televisions which are not Energy Star certified.

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Does Not Have an On/off Switch

The 42LN5700 does not have an on/off switch, although it is worth keeping in mind that 53% of TVs also do not have an on/off switch.

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Supports Near Field Communication (NFC)

The LG 42LN5700 supports Near Field Communication (NFC). 98% of TVs do not support Near Field Communication (NFC).

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

lg 42ln5700

Barcodes:

00719192588318

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