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LG 42SL80 42" Full HD LCD TV with 1080p Resolution, TruMotion 240Hz & Intelligent Sensor, Glass/Black/Silver

SKU: LOT42SL80 MFR: 42SL80
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About this item

With the LG 42SL80 42" Full HD 1080p LCD TV, now there's an advanced-technology 1080p 240Hz HDTV that truly speaks to your sense of style. The SL series features a seamless, edge-to-edge panel and highlights a sleek, elegant design - making everything else seem just ordinary.

Summary of Customer Reviews

Customers most agreed on the following attributes:
Easy to use (19) , Quality (18) , Style/design (18) , Features/settings (17) , Performance (14) , Good remote control (5) , Great picture quality (5) , Great sound quality (5) , Good connections (4) , Attractive (3) , Easy to setup (3)
Best Uses:
Home theater (5) , Gaming (4) , Home (4) , Movies (3)
Reviewer Profile:
Enthusiast (4) , Casual user (1)

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Key Features

  • Single Layer Design: A seamless, edge-to-edge panel of glass over an ultra-slim bezel highlights a sleek, elegant design that will make everything else seem just ordinary
  • Intelligent Sensor: Automatically optimizes the picture to the lighting conditions in the room for a personalized and enjoyable viewing experience
  • Full HD 1080p Resolution: Enjoy twice the picture quality of standard HDTV with almost double the pixel resolution. See sharper details like never before. Just imagine a Blu-ray disc or video game seen on your new LG Full HD 1080p TV
  • Invisible Speaker System: Fine tuned by renowned audio expert Mr. Mark Levinson, LG TVs utilize a unique speaker system that delivers a clean, polished look and enhanced audio with a wider sound field
  • TruMotion 240Hz: Whether you're watching your favorite sport or action flick, or playing a hot new video game, now your TV will keep up with your fast-paced entertainment. LG's TruMotion 240Hz technology provides crystal clear motion detail even in the fastest moving sports and movie scenes
  • 150,000:1 Contrast Ratio: Experience deeper blacks and greater picture detail, especially in shadowy scenes
  • Picture Wizard: Enables easy self-calibration by providing on-screen reference points for key picture quality elements like black level, color, tint, sharpness and backlight levels. Now you can take the guesswork out of picture adjustments and you won't need to purchase separate calibration tools
  • Clear Voice II: Automatically enhances and amplifies the sound of the human voice frequency range to help keep dialogue audible when background noise swells. Can also be personalized with a new 12-step adjustment level
  • Smart Energy Saving

Technical Specs

Native Display Resolution 1920 x 1080p
Brightness (cd/m2) 500
Dynamic Contrast Ratio 150,000:1
Viewing Angle 178° / 178°
Response Time 2.2ms
TruMotion 240Hz Yes
True Viewing Angle Yes
Life Span (Typical) 60,000 hours
Analog Yes
XD Engine Yes
Aspect Ratio 16:9
Aspect Ratio Correction 7 Modes
Just Scan (1:1 Pixel Matching) HDMI: 1080p/1080i/720p
Component: 1080p/1080i/720p
RF: 1080i/720p
Enhanced Noise Reduction Yes (3D & MPEG) (Video Noise Filter)
Color Temperature Control 3 Modes
24p Real Cinema Yes (5:5)
AV Mode II (Picture & Sound) 3 Modes
Picture Mode 8 Modes
ISFccc Ready Yes
Intelligent Sensor Mode Yes
xvYCC Yes
Mono/Stereo/Dual (MTS/SAP) Yes
Audio Output Power (Watts - THD 10%) 10W + 10W
Invisible Speaker System Details 1 Way 2 Speaker
Dolby Digital 5.1 Decoder Yes
Surround System Type SRS TruSurround XT
Bass/Treble/Balance Controls Yes
Clear Voice II Yes
Auto Volume Leveler II Yes
Sound Mode 5 Modes
Picture Wizard Yes
Backlight Control Yes
Smart Energy Saving Yes
Mechanical Power Off Yes
1080p Source Input HDMI: 60p/30p/24p
Component: 60p/30p/24p
RGB: 60p (WXGA)
A/V Input Navigation Yes
Input Labeling Yes
Quick View (Previous Channel) Yes
Quick Setup Guide Yes
e-Manual Yes
Parental Control w/V-Chip Yes
Key Lock Yes
Closed Caption Yes
Language English/Spanish/French
Auto Tuning/Programming Yes
Channel Add/Delete Yes
Channel Labeling Yes
Favorite Channel Programming Yes
Auto/Manual Clock Yes
On/Off Timer Yes
Sleep Timer Yes
Auto Off/Auto Sleep Yes (When no video is present)
L/R Audio/Composite Video In 1
HDMI/HDCP Input 1 (V.1.3 with Deep Color)
USB 2.0 (JPEG/MP3/Video) 1
RF In (Antenna/Cable) 1
L/R Audio/Composite Video In 1
HD Component Video In 2 (Y,Pb,Pr) + L/R Audio
Optical Digital Audio Out 1
HDMI/HDCP Input 3 (V.1.3 with Deep Color)
RGB In (D-Sub 15pin) - PC 1
PC Audio Input 1
RS-232c In (Control/Service) 1
Swivel Stand (degrees) 20° / 20°
VESA Compliant (WxH) 200mm x 200mm
Remote Control Type Unified
Voltage, Hz 100V ~ 240V, 50/60 Hz
On Mode (Average) 210W
Stand-by Mode 0.36W
ENERGY STAR 3.0 Compliant Yes
TV without stand (WxHxD) 39.4" x 24.5" x 1.8"
TV with stand (WxHxD) 39.4" x 27.1" x 11.3"
TV without stand weight 41.2 lbs
TV with stand weight 52.2 lbs
Warranty LG 1 year parts & labor limited warranty
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