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Sharp LC42XD1E Specification

by Vincent Teoh
17 February 2007


Product Type LCD TV
Suggested Retail Price £1499
Best Online Price £1100
Status Available

Physical Measurements

Screen Size (Diagonal) 42 inches
Aspect Ratio 16:9
Dimensions Without Stand (in mm) 1029 x 709 x 133
Dimensions With Stand (in mm) 1029 x 769 x 305
Weight Without Stand 29.5 kg
Weight With Stand 33 kg


Native Resolution 1920 x 1080
Image Contrast Ratio 1200:1
Dynamic Contrast Ratio 6000:1
Brightness 450 cd/m2
Horizontal Viewing Angle (quoted) 176°
Vertical Viewing Angle (quoted) 176°
Pixel Response Time 6 ms
Panel Life 60,000 hours


HD Ready yes
Maximum Supported Input 1080p (via HDMI)
Teletext yes
Teletext Memory 2000 pages
Special Features TruD

TV Tuner

Analogue PAL/SECAM
Digital DVB-T (Freeview)
Stereo Reception NICAM, A2, IGR
Present Channels Quantity 99


HDMI 2 (19-pin)
VGA 1 (HD-15)
Component 0 (component-VGA adaptor supplied)
Scart 2 (21-pin)
S-Video 1 (4-pin)
Composite (including audio input) 1 input; 1 output
Serial RS232 1 (9-pin)
Headphone 1 (3.5mm stereo minijack)
Common Interface Slot 1


Output Mode Stereo
Speakers 2
Output Power 15 watt + 15 watt
Special Features Clear Voice


Source AC 220V-240V, 50Hz
Power Consumption 228 Watt (2.3 Watt Standby)

Included Accessories: Infrared remote control, 2 x AAA batteries, power cable, tabletop stand, cable tie, cable clamps, screen wipe, manual, component-VGA adaptor cable

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