The LG 42" PN4500 Plasma HDTV features a plasma panel with 1024 x 768 native resolution, a Triple XD Engine and 600 Hz Sub Field Driving technology that promotes sharp detail and contrast - even when watching sports and action movies. The TV supports 720p HDTV resolution and its Picture Wizard II technology allows you to self-calibrate key picture quality elements including black level, color, tint, sharpness and backlight levels. For flexible connectivity, this model offers two HDMI inputs and a USB 2.0 port that lets you play videos, music or photos from a USB drive without needing to use a PC. Other features include SIMPLINK, multiple picture and sound modes, Virtual Surround technology, Clear Voice II technology and 20W stereo speakers. This model also features the government's Energy Star qualification.
With a native resolution of 1024 x 768, this model supports 720p HDTV resolution for sharp pictures and vibrant colors.
600 Hz Sub Field Driving
600 Hz Sub Field Driving technology lets you see sports, video games and high-speed action with virtually no motion blur.
Energy Star Qualified
Energy Star compliance means this TV meets strict energy efficiency guidelines set by the US Environmental Protection Agency and the Department of Energy. It also means the TV saves energy both in standby and active modes. Energy Star qualified TVs use about 30% less energy than standard units.
Clear Voice II
Clear Voice II technology allows you to hear dialogue even at low volume levels.
Picture Wizard II
Get easy self-calibration with on-screen reference points for key picture quality elements such as black level, color, tint, sharpness and backlight levels.
The Intelligent Sensor automatically optimizes the picture to the lighting and color conditions in the room for a more enjoyable viewing experience.
Smart Energy Saving Features
With LG's Smart Energy Saving Features, you can conserve money and energy.
LG's ISFccc Ready HDTVs contain the detailed standards necessary for professional calibration of brightness, contrast, tint, sharpness, color levels and much more to meet local lighting conditions for both day and nighttime viewing. Settings are added to preset modes for easy access from your LG remote.
SIMPLINK (HDMI CEC) connectivity lets you use a single remote for all compatible devices
Virtual Surround technology
Dolby Digital decoder and 3D Sound Zooming
Dual 10W (20W total) 1-way speakers
Triple XD Engine
Supports Just Scan (1:1 pixel matching) if viewing 1080p/1080i/720p via HDMI, 1080p/1080i/720p via component or 1080p/1080i/720p via RF
Noise Reduction (3D/MPEG) and support for Real Cinema 24p (3:3 pull down)
Three AV Mode II (picture and sound) settings including Game, Cinema and Off
1x HDMI Audio/Video In (Side) 1x HDMI Audio/Video In (Rear) 1x RCA Component Audio/Video In (Rear) 1x RCA Composite Audio/Video In (Rear) 1x USB Audio/Video/Photo In (Side) 1x RCA S/PDIF Audio Out (Rear) 1x RF Antenna In (Rear)