Appliances
No Sales Tax
Free Shipping on Thousands of Products
Award-Winning Customer Service
LG

LG 42" Black LCD Flat Panel HDTV - 42LD450

Abt Model: 42LD450 | UPC Code: 719192177260
 Discontinued Product This item is no longer available from our website.
Or click the link to view all of our LCD TV
Energy Star Qualified
LG - 42LD450 - LCD TV
Roll over image to zoom in
1080p Full HD (1920 x 1080) Resolution/ 100,000:1 Dynamic Contrast Ratio/ Picture Wizard II (Easy Picture Calibration)/ Smart Energy Saving/ Clear Voice II/ 24p Real Cinema/ Dolby Digital 5.1 Decoder/ Infinite Sound/ 4ms Response Time/ Built-In ATSC/NTSC/Clear QAM Tuners/ XD Engine/ x.v.Color/ Black Finish
Availability:
Discontinued (details)
Shipping:
Your Shipping Zip Code: 20147 (change)

Estimated Delivery Date: 
To be determined *

When you order in the next 13 hours, 22 mins
Free Shipping Details (details)
This items ships UPS and a signature is required.

Product Questions - Ask

Average Customer Reviews

Need it installed? View installation options

Product Details

LG 42" Black LCD Flat Panel HDTV, Model 42LD450

Features:

  • Full HD 1080p Resolution
  • 100,000:1 Dynamic Contrast Ratio
  • Picture Wizard II (Easy Picture Calibration)
  • Smart Energy Saving
  • AV Mode II (Cinema, Sports, Game)
  • Clear Voice II
  • ISFccc® Ready
  • 24P Real Cinema
  • USB 2.0 (JPEG & MP3)
  • 2 HDMI™ V.1.3 w/Deep Color
  • SIMPLINK™ Connectivity
  • Dolby® Digital 5.1 Decoder
  • Infinite Sound

Specifications:

Panel

  • Screen Size: 42” Class (42.0” diagonal)
  • Resolution: 1920 x 1080p
  • Dynamic Contrast Ratio: 100,000:1
  • Viewing Angle: 178º/178º
  • Response Time (GTG): 4ms

Video

  • Built-In Tuner: ATSC/NTSC/Clear QAM
  • XD® Engine
  • Aspect Ratio: 16:9
  • Aspect Ratio Correction: 6 Modes
  • Just Scan (1:1 Pixel Matching)
    • HDMI™: 1080p/1080i/720p
    • Component: 1080p/1080i/720p
    • RF: 1080i/720p
  • Color Temperature Control: 3 Modes
  • 24p Real Cinema (5:5/2:2 Pulldown)
  • 3:2 Pulldown
  • Picture Reset
  • AV Mode II
  • Picture Mode: 7 Modes
  • ISFccc® Ready
  • x.v.Color™
  • DTV Signal Strength Indicator

Audio

  • Mono/Stereo/Dual (MTS/SAP)
  • Audio Output Power (Watts - THD 10%): 20W (10W x 2)
  • Speaker System Details: 2 Way 4 Speakers
  • Dolby® Digital Decoder
  • Surround System: Infinite Sound
  • Bass/Treble/Balance Controls
  • Clear Voice II
  • Auto Volume Leveler II
  • EZ Sound Mode: 5 Modes

Special Features

  • Picture Wizard II
  • Backlight Control
  • Smart Energy Saving
  • 1080p Source Input
    • HDMI™: 60p/30p/24p
    • Component: 60p/30p/24p
    • RGB: 60p (WXGA)
  • A/V Input Navigation
  • Input Labeling
  • Quick View (Flashback)
  • Parental Control w/V-Chip
  • Key Lock
  • Closed Caption
  • SIMPLINK™ (HDMI CEC)

Convenience

  • Language: 4 (English/Spanish/French/Korean)
  • Auto Tuning/Programming
  • Channel Add/Delete
  • Favorite Channel Programming
  • Auto/Manual Clock
  • On/Off Timer
  • Sleep Timer
  • Auto Off/Auto Sleep (When no video is present)

Inputs / Outputs

  • RF In (Antenna/Cable): 1 (rear)
  • AV In 1 (rear): 1 (side)
  • Component Video In (Y, Pb, Pr) + Audio: 1 (rear)
  • Digital Audio Out (Optical): 1 (rear)
  • HDMI™/HDCP Input (V.1.3 w/Deep Color): 1 (rear) 1 (side)
  • RGB In (D-Sub 15pin) - PC: 1 (rear)
  • PC Audio Input: 1 (rear)
  • RS-232c In (Control/Service): 1 (rear)
  • USB 2.0 (JPEG, MP3): 1 (side)
  • Headphone Out: 1 (side)

Cabinet / Accesories

  • Cabinet Color: Glossy Black
  • Swivel Stand (Degrees): +20º/-20º
  • VESA® Compliant (WxH): (200mm x 100mm)
  • Remote Control: 1 (Universal)

Power

  • Voltage, Hz: 100V ~ 240V, 50/60Hz
  • On Mode (Average): 180W
  • Standby Mode:>0.1W

Approximate Dimensions:

  • Without Stand
    • Height: 25"
    • Width: 40.2"
    • Depth: 3"
  • With Stand
    • Height: 27"
    • Width: 40.2"
    • Depth: 10.3"

Approximate Weight:

  • Without Stand: 29.8 lbs
  • With: 33.3 lbs
  • Shipping: 42 lbs

Warranty Information:

  • Manufacturer Warranty (authorized online retailer): One Year Parts and Labor
Downloadable Resources Get Adobe Reader
Need Accessories?
Surge Protectors Surge Protectors
Protect your investment by using one of our guaranteed reliable surge protectors.
HDMI Cables HDMI Cables
Experience a true digital quality transmission.
TV Mount Accessories TV Mount Accessories
Choose the TV Mount Accessories that best fits your requirements.
Computer Speakers Computer Speakers
Choose the Computer Speakers that best fits your requirements.
More reasons to buy the LG 42LD450 from Abt Electronics
  • Abt.com is an authorized dealer (Learn More).
  • The LG 42LD450 is Brand New.
  • The LG 42LD450 Ships in a Factory Sealed Box.
  • Abt ships this product for free!
 
Television TypeLCD
Screen Size (inches)42"
Aspect Ratio16:9
Resolution1920x1080
3DNo
Refresh Rate60
Number of Speakers2
Speaker Power Per Channel20 watts
LEDNo
Built-In WiFiNo
Internet Movie StreamingNo
Number of HDMI Inputs2
USB PortYes
Built-in-TunerYes
Input ConnectorsHDMI, Component, Composite, PC, USB
Output ConnectorsAnalog Audio, Optical
Wall-MountableYes
Width (inches)40.2"
Height (inches)25"
Panel Depth (inches)3"
  

Accessories

Surge Protectors
Surge Protectors
Protect your investment by using one of our guaranteed reliable surge protectors.
Leviton-5280W
Leviton White Surge Protected Receptacle
In Stock
$ 49.00
select
Installers Choice-ICCB10
Installers Choice Surge Protected Outlets
In Stock
$ 139.00
select
Installers Choice-ICCB12
Installers Choice 12" x 12" Recessed Wallbox
In Stock
$ 159.00
select
Panamax-M8AVPRO
Panamax Black Home Theater Surge Protector
In Stock
$ 169.95
select
Panamax-MD2
Panamax 2-Outlet Grey Multi-Use Surge Protector
In Stock
$ 39.95
select
Panamax-PM8AV
Panamax Gray Home Theater Power Surge Protector
In Stock
$ 89.95
select
Ceiling Mounts
Ceiling Mounts
Our mounts feature adjustable settings for a comfortable and customized viewing experience.
Sanus-LC1AB
Sanus 37"-70" Flat Panel Black TV Ceiling Mount
Special Order: 7 To 14 Day Delivery Time
$ 319.99
select
HDMI Cables
HDMI Cables
Experience a true digital quality transmission.
Audioquest-HDMIPEARL2M
AudioQuest Pearl 2M HDMI Cable
In Stock
$ 38.75
select
Audioquest-HDMIPEARL3M
AudioQuest Indulgence Series Pearl 3 Meter (9.8 Feet) HDMI Cable
In Stock
$ 48.75
select
Screen Care
Screen Care
Protect your screen while removing dust and dirt.
Bayes-177L
Bayes Screen and Monitor Cleaner with Cloth
In Stock
$ 9.99
select
Computer Speakers
Computer Speakers
Choose the Computer Speakers that best fits your requirements.
Audioengine-A5PLUSB
Audioengine A5+ Powered Black Desktop Speakers
In Stock
$ 399.00
select
TV Mount Accessories
TV Mount Accessories
Choose the TV Mount Accessories that best fits your requirements.
Sanus-ELM701B1
Sanus Flat Panel Anti-Tip Strap
In Stock
$ 19.00
select
Check here if you only want to add the selected accessories
to the cart and click the "add to cart" button for this item.

REVIEW SNAPSHOT®

by PowerReviews
LG 42" Black LCD Flat Panel HDTV
 
4.8

(based on 288 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (235)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (46)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (2)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (2)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (3)

97%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Easy to use (210)
  • Quality (205)
  • Performance (180)
  • Style/design (156)
  • Features/settings (147)

Cons

  • Features/settings (5)
  • Good price / value (3)

Best Uses

No Best Uses
    • Was this a gift?:
    • No (3)

Most Liked Positive Review

 

Great tv

I absolutely LOVE this tv! Purchased this LG tv almost six months ago and still love it as much as day one. I wanted the largest tv that would fit in my entertainment center...Read complete review

I absolutely LOVE this tv! Purchased this LG tv almost six months ago and still love it as much as day one. I wanted the largest tv that would fit in my entertainment center and after online research this model was one of my choices. Once I saw this LG on display, the picture quality at such a great price made the choice an easy one. This is our first flatscreen tv and there is just no comparison to the old bulky box tv we had. The picture is so crisp and clear. The colors are so vivid and lifelike. Great sound. Setup was a breeze and all our components were easy to hook up. I particularly like the side jacks-we are able to plug in our karaoke machine without having to get to the back of the tv. We have gotten so many compliments on our tv. My 16 year old son liked playing his game system on it so much so that he bought himself a 42 inch LG tv for his room. We are very happy with our purchases and would recommend LG tvs for their quality and great value as well as making tv viewing a better experience.

VS

Most Liked Negative Review

 

not so hot

I've owned much better TV's for the price -- the remote is the biggest problem ( although there are others ) if you are not standing DIRECTLY in front & close to the...Read complete review

I've owned much better TV's for the price -- the remote is the biggest problem ( although there are others ) if you are not standing DIRECTLY in front & close to the set, it just doesn't work properly --- I would never buy another one.

Reviewed by 288 customers

Displaying reviews 1-10

Back to top

Previous | Next »

 
5.0

Fantastic Television

By 

from Rochester, NY

Verified Buyer

Comments about LG 42" Black LCD Flat Panel HDTV:

This TV was a gift but I am thoroughly pleased with it. Great clarity, no problems, great viewing angles, ease of use and will definitely will purchase more LG products.

Comment on this reviewHelp Icon

 
5.0

Fantastic Television

By 

from Rochester, NY

Pros

  • Easy to use
  • Performance
  • Quality

Cons

    Best Uses

      Comments about LG 42" Black LCD Flat Panel HDTV:

      This TV was a gift but I am thoroughly pleased with it. Great clarity, no problems, great viewing angles, ease of use and will definitely will purchase more LG products.

      Comment on this reviewHelp Icon

       
      5.0

      very nice ,has a lot of pluses 3,hdmi outputs

      By 

      from Houston, TX, USA

      Pros

      • Easy to use
      • Features/Settings
      • Performance
      • Quality
      • style/design

      Cons

        Best Uses

          Comments about LG 42" Black LCD Flat Panel HDTV:

          Just the right size that I wanted it fits and no matter where you can see the picture at any angle its picture is very exceptional and brilliant

          Comment on this reviewHelp Icon

           
          5.0

          Quality product

          By 

          from Vandalia, MO 63382, USA

          Pros

          • Easy to use
          • Quality

          Cons

            Best Uses

              Comments about LG 42" Black LCD Flat Panel HDTV:

              The picture quality cannot be surpassed as far as I'm concerned, I have friends with higher priced televisions but not higher quality. I picture quality is excellent, it is easy to hook up too.

              Comment on this reviewHelp Icon

               
              5.0

              this product has a great picture

              By 

              from Hastings, NE, USA

              Pros

              • Performance
              • Quality

              Cons

                Best Uses

                  Comments about LG 42" Black LCD Flat Panel HDTV:

                  I am very happy with my LG. I have wanted one ever since my dad got one a couple of years ago.love it

                  Comment on this reviewHelp Icon

                  (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                   
                  4.0

                  Great Picture

                  By 

                  from Tampa, FL, USA

                  Pros

                  • Easy to use
                  • Quality

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                      Comments about LG 42" Black LCD Flat Panel HDTV:

                      The picture is excellent and with the picture wizard feature you can optimize the levels by how your room or house lighting affects the colors. Very cool and crisp color!

                      Comment on this reviewHelp Icon

                       
                      5.0

                      Excellent value & bright screen for CD/DVD/PC

                      By 

                      from Aliso Viejo, CA, USA

                      Pros

                      • Easy to use
                      • Features/Settings
                      • Performance
                      • Quality
                      • style/design

                      Cons

                        Best Uses

                          Comments about LG 42" Black LCD Flat Panel HDTV:

                          I just replaced one of those old heavy TV's with this new flat screen TV which was ultra light and easy to setup. The screen is bright, and I've begun using it in different modes including DVD via HDMI cabling, and a laptop via same cabling. I am now moving to connecting up a PC switch box so I can use laptop from my easy chair without cables to show PowerPoint presentations to my guests.

                          Comment on this reviewHelp Icon

                           
                          5.0

                          Awsome all around!

                          By 

                          from Pittsburgh, PA, USA

                          Pros

                          • Easy to use
                          • Features/Settings
                          • Longivity
                          • Performance
                          • Quality
                          • Sound
                          • style/design

                          Cons

                            Best Uses

                              Comments about LG 42" Black LCD Flat Panel HDTV:

                              I have had this tv for awhile now, and simply love it, the picture quality is the best I have seen. After buying this I am now sticking with LG for everything! Thanks LG!

                              Comment on this reviewHelp Icon

                               
                              5.0

                              A truly stylish and high performing product...

                              By 

                              from Glen Allen, VA, USA

                              Comments about LG 42" Black LCD Flat Panel HDTV:

                              I bought my LCD 42" TV just a week after having bought a new LG dishwasher. Both are superb, high performing products, stylish, easy to set up, easy to use. The LG code number on my TV was instantly recognized by my ISP who also provides TV cable. So now the whole family watches HD movies, news and other special interest programs that come right into our living room clear, bright and life size. This could only be surpassed by a hologram!

                              Comment on this reviewHelp Icon

                               
                              4.0

                              good product

                              By 

                              from western massachusetts

                              Pros

                              • Easy to use

                              Cons

                                Best Uses

                                  Comments about LG 42" Black LCD Flat Panel HDTV:

                                  This is a solid product. We have had this for a few months and are pleased. The lack of the ARC HDMI compatibility is a minor inconvenience.

                                  Comment on this reviewHelp Icon

                                  Displaying reviews 1-10

                                  Back to top

                                  Previous | Next »

                                  LG 42" Black LCD Flat Panel HDTV

                                  LG 42" Black LCD Flat Panel HDTV

                                  Discontinued


                                  Call us
                                  888-228-5800
                                  live chat
                                  Chat Now