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It features an integrated Digital/QAM television tuner for watching HD & regular television on its large LCD (1920x1080) screen.

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can often be purchased for a very low price considering the size of the display

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color saturation is excellent, capable of very vivid pictures

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black levels are deep enough that you can see lots of detail in the shadows

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excellent viewing angles that don't wash out even when sitting up close

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backlight is uniform and generally doesn't have any darker areas

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generates a lot of heat and will overheat if not in a ventilated space

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sharpness and clarity isn't on the level of higher-end systems, and there's some noticeable blurring especially in fast-moving shots

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The Vizio VO420E is an energy-efficient, 42” high-definition LCD television engineered to exceed current ENERGY STAR guidelines by at least 15%. It features an integrated Digital/QAM television tuner for watching HD & regular television on its large LCD (1920x1080) screen, which supports up to 1.06 billion colors. Plus, the V0420E sports a 178-degree viewing angle, which results in crisp and clear pictures from any seat within its vicinity. Although the VO420E is relatively expensive, users should keep in mind its extremely large size (42”), as well as its ultra-powerful 15,000:1 contrast ratio and 450 nits brightness. The Vizio VO420E retails for $849.99 and comes with a 1 year limited parts/labor warranty, as well as free lifetime technical support.

Additional Information

The Vizio VO420E is a step up from the VO370M. It features a larger screen and greater energy-efficiency. Additional features of the Vizio VO420E include V-Chip 2.0, Closed Captioning, and a removable bass.

  • High-Definition LCD Television
  • Integrated Digital/QAM Tuner
  • 42” Screen (1920x1080)
  • V-Chip 2.0
  • Closed Captioning
  • Removable Bass
  • 1 Year Limited Warranty
  • Free Lifetime Technical Support
  • Panel Type: 42"* 16:9 Aspect Ratio
  • Pixel/Dot Pitch: 0.4845mm (H) x 0.4845mm (V)
  • Display Compatibility: HDTV (1080p)
  • Signal Compatibility: 480i (SDTV), 480P (EDTV), 720P (HDTV), 1080i (HDTV), 1080P Video Signals
  • Response Time: 5ms
  • Colors: 1.06 Billion
  • Brightness: 450 cd/m2 (typical)
  • Contrast Ratio: 15,000:1 (w/DCR)
  • Viewable Angle: 178° (horizontal and vertical)
  • RF (F Connector for internal tuner): 1
  • HDMI with HDCP: 3
  • Analog Stereo Audio for HDMI Inputs: 1
  • Component YPbPr plus Stereo Audio: 2
  • Composite Video: 2
  • S-Video plus Stereo Audio: 1
  • Computer RGB plus Stereo Audio: 1
  • Service Port: 1
  • Stereo Audio: 1
  • 5.1 SPDIF Digital Optical Audio: 1
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