Free Lifetime Tech Support With Every Purchase
Free Shipping on Thousands of Products
Award-Winning Customer Service

LG 42" Black LED 1080P HDTV - 42LN5400

Abt Model: 42LN5400 | UPC Code: 719192588370
 Discontinued Product This item is no longer available from our website.
Click the link to view all of our LED TV
Energy Star Qualified
LG - 42LN5400 - LED TV
Roll over image to zoom in
1920x1080 Full HD Resolution/ TruMotion 120Hz/ Triple XD Engine/ Resolution Upscaler/ Picture Wizard II/ SIMPLINK Connectivity/ USB/ 7 Picture Modes/ Black Finish
Availability:
Discontinued (details)
Shipping:
Your Shipping Zipcode: (Add Location)
Free Shipping Details (details)
Extended Protection Plans
Abt Extended Service
Abt Extended Service
Protect your products with the Abt extended protection plan.
Abt Extended Service
SquareTrade Extended Service
Protect your products with the SquareTrade extended protection plan.
Update Zip Code
 

Product Questions - Ask

Average Customer Reviews

4.4 (14 reviews) 4.5
Need it installed? View installation options

Product Details

LG 42" Black LED 1080P HDTV, Model 42LN5400

Getting the superior image quality of an LED TV doesn't have to be an expensive affair, thanks to the LG 42LN5400 LED TV. Part of the LG 5400 series, this 42-inch LED TV takes advantage of technologies from more advanced sets, and puts them into a model perfect for the average user looking for a great viewing experience.

The heart of the 42LN5400 is the LED backlit panel, featuring a full HD 1080p picture. LED backlighting produces a picture with better brightness and colors than a traditional LCD television, so your favorite movies will have clarity like never before. LG's proprietary Triple XD Engine helps reduce noise and increase contrast, for cinema-like picture quality. For sports fans and gamers, TruMotion 120Hz technology greatly reduces motion blur, keeping the picture sharp when the onscreen action speeds up.

LG understands that some people just want to enjoy watching TV, without worrying about tech specs or fiddling with settings. To that end, the 42LN5400 LED TV comes equipped with Picture Wizard II, a simple on-screen calibration system. This easy-to-use feature uses images and diagrams to guide you through a calibration process, giving you the best picture output without needing a PhD in technology. An LG SIMPLINK connection lets your other LG devices communicate via a single cable, allowing easy system integration and control. And because it's ENERGY STAR qualified, the LG 42LN5400 can end up saving you money compared to an older TV.

Features:

  • LED Backlighting
  • TruMotion 120Hz
  • Full HD 1080p Resolution
  • Triple XD Engine
  • Resolution Upscaler
  • Picture Wizard II
  • SIMPLINK Connectivity

Specifications:

Panel

  • Screen Size Class: 42" Class (41.9" diagonal)
  • Resolution: 1920x1080
  • BLU Type: Direct LED
  • Refresh Rate: TruMotion 120hz

Video

  • Triple XD™ Engine: Yes
  • Picture Wizard II: Yes
  • Smart Energy Saving: Yes
  • Picture Mode: 7 Modes (Vivid, Standard, Cinema, Sport, Game, Expert1, Expert2)
  • AV Mode II (Picture & Sound): 3 Modes (Cinema, Game, Off)
  • Aspect Ratio: 6 Modes (16:9, Just Scan, Original, 4:3, Cinema Zoom, Zoom)
  • Just Scan (1:1 Pixel Matching): HDMI: 1080i, Component: 1080p, RF 720p

Audio

  • Speaker System: 1 Way, 2 Speakers
  • Audio Output (Watts - THD 10%): 10W + 10W
  • Mono/Stereo/Dual (MTS/SAP): Yes
  • Virtual Surround: Yes
  • Clear Voice II: Yes
  • Sound Mode: 5 Modes (Standard, Music, Cinema, Sport, Game)

Connectivity

  • MHL™ (Mobile HD Link): Yes
  • SIMPLINK™ (HDMI™ CED): Yes

Inputs / Outputs

  • RF In (Antenna/Cable): 1 (rear)
  • AV In: 1 (rear)
  • Component Video In (Y, Pb, Pr + Audio): 1 (rear)
  • HDMI™/HDCP In: 2 (1 rear, 1 side)
  • USB 3.0/2.0 In: 1 (side)
  • Digital Audio Out (Optical): 1 (rear)
  • Headphone Out: 1 (rear)
  • RS-232C (Control & Service): 1 (rear)

Other

  • VESA Standard: 200mm x 200mm

Approximate Dimensions:

  • TV Without Stand (WxHxD): 38.11" x 22.28" x 3.11"
  • TV With Stand (WxHxD): 38.11" x 24.72" x 9.25"

Approximate Weight:

  • Without Stand: 21.2 lbs
  • With Stand: 23.6 lbs
  • Shipping: 31 lbs

Warranty Information:

  • Manufacturer Warranty (authorized online retailer): One Year Parts and Labor
  • Extended Service Warranty Available: Click the warranty tab above for details
Downloadable Resources
  • Energy Guide
Get Adobe Reader
Need Accessories?
TV Mounts TV Mounts
Show off your TV and make it easy for everyone to see.
Surge Protectors Surge Protectors
Protect your investment by using one of our guaranteed reliable surge protectors.
Streaming Digital Media Players Streaming Digital Media Players
Choose the Streaming Digital Media Players that best fits your requirements.
Screen Care Screen Care
Protect your screen while removing dust and dirt.
More reasons to buy the LG 42LN5400 from Abt Electronics
  • Abt.com is an authorized dealer (Learn More).
  • The LG 42LN5400 is Brand New.
  • The LG 42LN5400 Ships in a Factory Sealed Box.
  • Abt ships this product for free!
 
Television TypeLED
TypeLED
LED TechnologyYes
Screen Size42
Aspect Ratio16:09
Resolution1080p
3DNo
Refresh Rate120Hz
Number of Speakers2
Speaker Power20 Watts
LEDYes
Built-In WiFiNo
Internet Movie StreamingNo
Number of HDMI Inputs2
USB PortYes
PC ConnectionNo
Built-in-TunerYes
Input ConnectorsHDMI, Component, Composite, USB 2.0, Ethernet
Output ConnectorsOptical Audio
Wall-MountableYes
Width (inches)38.11
Height (inches)22.28
Panel Depth (inches)3.11
  

Accessories

Surge Protectors
Surge Protectors
Protect your investment by using one of our guaranteed reliable surge protectors.
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
Panamax-PM8EX
Panamax Powermax 8 Series 8 Outlet Surge Protector
In Stock
$ 49.95
select
TV Mounts
TV Mounts
Show off your TV and make it easy for everyone to see.
Sanus-ELM701B1
Sanus Flat Panel Anti-Tip Strap
In Stock
$ 19.00
select
Sanus-LL11B1
Sanus Slim Low-Profile 37"- 70" Flat Panel Mount
In Stock
$ 129.99
select
Sanus-LR1AB1
Sanus VisionMount Black In-Wall Recessed Mount
Special Order: 7 To 14 Day Delivery Time
$ 149.99
select
Sanus-VLF320
Sanus Full Motion Black Flat Panel TV Mount
In Stock
$ 399.99
select
Sanus-VLT5B1
Sanus 51" - 80" Black Flat Panel TV Tilt Mount
In Stock
$ 129.99
select
Sanus-VMA202B1
Sanus Black Soundbar Speaker Mount
In Stock
$ 79.99
select
Sanus-VMPL3B
Sanus 32"-90" Black Tilting TV Wall Mount
In Stock
$ 229.99
select
Sanus-XF228B1
Sanus 42"- 84" Black Full-Motion Wall Mount
In Stock
$ 599.99
select
HDMI Cables
HDMI Cables
Experience a true digital quality transmission.
Bell O-HDK2612
BellO HDMI Cables With Screen Cleaner Kit
In Stock
$ 29.00
select
Soundbar Speakers
Soundbar Speakers
Choose the Soundbar Speakers that best fits your requirements.
Samsung-HWF355
Samsung 2.1 Channel Black Soundbar System
In Stock
$ 177.99
select
Screen Care
Screen Care
Protect your screen while removing dust and dirt.
Sanus-ELM101X1
Sanus Monitors And TVs Screen Care Kit
In Stock
$ 19.00
select
Sanus-ELM102X1
Sanus Monitor And TV Screen Cleaning Gel
In Stock
$ 14.99
select
Streaming Digital Media Players
Streaming Digital Media Players
Choose the Streaming Digital Media Players that best fits your requirements.
Roku-4200R
Roku 3 Black Streaming Media Player
In Stock
$ 99.00
select
Apple-MD199LLA
Apple TV With A5 Chip Processor
In Stock
$ 92.98
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 LED 1080P HDTV
 
4.4

(based on 14 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (6)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (8)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (0)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (0)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (0)

100%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Easy to set up (11)
  • Great picture quality (11)
  • Attractive (5)
  • Good connections (5)
  • Good remote control (5)

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Home (5)
    • Bedroom (4)
    • Movies (3)
      • Reviewer Profile:
      • Casual user (8), Enthusiast (3)
      • Was this a gift?:
      • No (13)

    Reviewed by 14 customers

    Sort by

    Displaying reviews 1-10

    Back to top

    Previous | Next »

     
    4.0

    So far so good

    By Dennis

    from Washington DC

    About Me Casual User

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Easy To Set Up
    • Great Picture Quality
    • Great Sound Quality

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Bedroom

      Comments about LG 42" Black LED 1080P HDTV:

      good picture quality, especially for this time of the year, NFL season.

      • Was this a gift?:
      • No

      Comment on this review

       
      4.0

      GREAT TV-NO PROBLEMS

      By CHICO 1939

      from CLEVELAND, OHIO

      About Me Casual User

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • All the connections options I could ever need
      • Easy To Set Up
      • Good Remote Control
      • Great Picture Quality
      • LED-backlit
      • Reduced Glare

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Home

        Comments about LG 42" Black LED 1080P HDTV:

        EASY TO CONNECT

        • Was this a gift?:
        • No

        Comment on this review

         
        4.0

        A good deal and decision

        By MaryA

        from Chicago IL

        About Me Casual User

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Easy To Set Up
        • Great Picture Quality
        • Great Sound Quality

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Bedroom
          • Home

          Comments about LG 42" Black LED 1080P HDTV:

          Good product at a great price!

          • Was this a gift?:
          • No

          Comment on this review

           
          4.0

          Good TV for the money

          By Stlquag

          from St louis

          About Me Casual User

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

            Cons

              Best Uses

                Comments about LG 42" Black LED 1080P HDTV:

                Good TV for the money. I didn't need top of the line sound and picture and this TV delivers a good pic and sound and a very reasonable price.

                • Was this a gift?:
                • No

                Comment on this review

                 
                5.0

                Love it!

                By CCC

                from Washington

                About Me Casual User

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Easy To Set Up
                • Great Picture Quality
                • LED-backlit

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                    Comments about LG 42" Black LED 1080P HDTV:

                    Great deal, fast ship, and great TV

                    • Was this a gift?:
                    • No

                    Comment on this review

                     
                    5.0

                    Looks good when on or off

                    By Office User

                    from Cape Cod, MA

                    About Me Power User

                    Verified Buyer

                    Pros

                    • Great Picture Quality

                    Cons

                      Best Uses

                        Comments about LG 42" Black LED 1080P HDTV:

                        This is being used as a presentation monitor in an office. Image quality is good and the package is aestetically pleasing.

                        • Was this a gift?:
                        • No

                        Comment on this review

                         
                        4.0

                        My first LED tv

                        By MurphyMax

                        from Chicago, il

                        About Me Power User

                        Verified Buyer

                        Pros

                        • All the connections options I could ever need
                        • Best looking TV out there
                        • Easy To Set Up
                        • Energy Efficient
                        • Good Remote Control
                        • Great Picture Quality
                        • Great Sound Quality
                        • LED-backlit
                        • Reduced Glare

                        Cons

                          Best Uses

                          • Home
                          • Home Theater
                          • Movies

                          Comments about LG 42" Black LED 1080P HDTV:

                          My first LED and fits my needs perfectly

                          Service and delivery comments:

                          Delivery was on time and product arrived in good condition, plus they removed my old clunker of a tv

                          • Was this a gift?:
                          • No

                          Comment on this review

                           
                          5.0

                          GREAT TV!!!!!

                          By jackel1959

                          from Oak Harbor, WA

                          About Me Enthusiast

                          Verified Buyer

                          Pros

                          • All the connections options I could ever need
                          • Easy To Set Up
                          • Good Remote Control
                          • Great Picture Quality

                          Cons

                            Best Uses

                            • RV

                            Comments about LG 42" Black LED 1080P HDTV:

                            Very fast delivery and free shipping is the best. I have bought our last 5 televisions from Abt and have not bee disappointed. This one replaced a 40" Sony Bravia 720p that came with our 5th wheel. The difference in picture quality is like night and day. Great Buy!

                            • Was this a gift?:
                            • No

                            Comment on this review

                             
                            5.0

                            Good tv at great price!

                            By JD

                            from Clinton, IA

                            About Me Casual User

                            Verified Buyer

                            Pros

                            • Best looking TV out there
                            • Easy To Set Up
                            • Good Remote Control
                            • Great Picture Quality
                            • LED-backlit
                            • Reduced Glare

                            Cons

                            • Poor Sound Quality
                            • Sound Not The Greatest

                            Best Uses

                            • Bedroom

                            Comments about LG 42" Black LED 1080P HDTV:

                            Good tv for the price and bedroom location I bought it for. Sounds is not the greatest but like I said it's for my bedroom. There's only 2 HDMI connections which could limit some but for a bedroom it works.

                            • Was this a gift?:
                            • No

                            Comment on this review

                             
                            4.0

                            Great guy for the money!

                            By Jp

                            from Chicago, Il.

                            About Me Enthusiast

                            Verified Buyer

                            Pros

                            • Easy To Set Up
                            • Energy Efficient
                            • Great Picture Quality

                            Cons

                              Best Uses

                              • Video Games

                              Comments about LG 42" Black LED 1080P HDTV:

                              I purchased this for my son to use with his new play Station 4 and it has performed flawlessly. Often times you get pixelating with fast moving games and the picture quality is not that good. Nice and bright picture even in low light conditions as well. There is a slight glare however if there is a light directly above the TV. For the money you can't go wrong with this unit.

                              • Was this a gift?:
                              • Yes

                              Comment on this review

                              Displaying reviews 1-10

                              Back to top

                              Previous | Next »

                              LG 42" Black LED 1080P HDTV

                              LG 42" Black LED 1080P HDTV

                              Discontinued


                              Call us
                              888.228.5800
                              live chat
                              Chat Now