JVC LT-42C550 42" LED TV

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Product features

  • Full HD 1080p
  • Tuner: Freeview HD
  • Connectivity: HDMI x 3

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      Product features

      • Full HD 1080p
      • Tuner: Freeview HD
      • Connectivity: HDMI x 3

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      Product information
      Showcasing a Full HD screen and built in Freeview HD tuner, the JVC LT-42C550 42" LED TV offers all the essentials for modern homes.

      High definition

      Enjoy your favourite TV shows and films with the LT-42C550, which has a Full HD resolution for great quality viewing. Offering vivid images and a crystal clear display, the LED screen has a high contrast ration to bring your viewing to life.

      To match the crisp quality of the HD screen, DTS TruSurround HD technology delivers impressive audio for an immersive experience.

      Built-in Freeview

      With access to 12 HD channels, 60 standard digital channels and over 25 radio stations, the built-in Freeview HD tuner is a day to day essential. Allowing you to tune into dozens of your favourite channels without having to pay for a subscription, Freeview HD offers a range of viewing options as standard.

      Straight-forward connections

      With all the connections you need to set up a complete home entertainment system, the JVC C550 includes three HDMI ports for easy connection to games consoles and other high definition devices. 

      Check out our range of HDMI cables to connect your input devices and to make sure your new TV has a perfect picture with improved transfer speeds.   Look out for the Sandstrom Silver Series HDMI cables with their lifetime warranty.

      With a thin design, high definition screen and a range of connectivity options, the JVC LT-42C550 42" LED TV makes a great value addition to any home.
      Specification

      Technical specifications for JVC LT-42C550 42" LED TV

      SCREEN
      Screen technology LED directlit
      Screen size 42"
      Resolution 1920 x 1080
      PICTURE QUALITY
      Motion rate 50 / 60 Hz
      Brightness 270 cd/m²
      Native contrast ratio 3000:1
      Noise reduction Yes
      CONNECTIVITY
      Ethernet Yes
      Connections - HDMI x 3 (ARC compatible x 1)
      - SCART x 1
      - SVGA x 1
      - Component input x 1
      - Composite input x 1
      - USB 2.0 x 1
      TUNER
      TV tuner DVB-T2 Freeview HD Tuner
      Electronic programme guide 8-day EPG
      AUDIO
      Speakers 2
      Audio power 8 W
      Sound enhancement DTS TruSurround
      FEATURES
      Remote control Yes
      VESA wall mount dimensions 200 x 100
      Table-top stand Yes
      Other features - Auto standby
      - Backlight control
      ENERGY CONSUMPTION
      Energy efficiency class A+
      On-mode power consumption 51 W
      Annual power consumption 75 kWh
      GENERAL
      Colour Black
      Internal menu languages 7 languages
      Box contents - JVC LT-42C550 42" LED TV
      - AC power cable
      - Standard remote control
      - Batteries
      - Screws
      Dimensions - Unboxed: 554 x 947 x 69 mm (H x W x D)
      - Unboxed with stand: 592 x 947 x 209 mm (H x W x D)
      - Boxed: 640 x 1030 x 137 mm (H x W x D)
      Weight - Unboxed: 7.5 kg
      - Unboxed with stand: 8.1 kg
      - Boxed: 10.3 kg
      Guarantee 1 year
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        The Logik L2HDINT15 2m HDMI Cable is designed to optimise the performance of next generation HD devices.

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      LT-42C550 42" LED TV

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      Installation & recycling

      Install TV to stand with demo

      We can also install your new TV on the day we deliver, for most of the UK. Just add installation at the 'Confirm basket’ page at the checkout,charge applies.

      Here's what we'll do:

      • Discuss where the TV is to be situated and how you would like it set up.
      • Disconnect the existing TV, un-box and check the new TV and stand.
      • Assemble the TV and the stand and set the TV on it.
      • Tune in the TV, connect any existing equipment such as a Blu-ray player and games console, then tidy the cables.
      • If it’s a Smart TV, set it up to your existing network (internet connection required).
      • Give you a demo of the main features.
      • Take the packaging from your new appliance away. If you add recycling to your order we’ll also take your old TV away for recycling.

      Note: Before we arrive, you will need to make sure you have the necessary cables: SCART, AVI HDMI etc. If it’s a Smart TV, you will need an existing internet connection and your new TV either has built-in Wi-Fi or you have purchased the compatible dongle.

      Remove and recycle your old product

      To save you the hassle we can take away and recycle your old appliance, along with any packaging when we deliver your new one.
      Just add the service at the 'Confirm basket’ page, charge applies.

      Note: You will need to disconnect your old product before we arrive unless you have purchased installation. If you’re having a refrigeration unit removed, please defrost it before we arrive.

      Product protection

      For peace of mind our Care Plan service protects your television if it develops a fault or breaks down, even as the result of a mishap. Additional benefits include:

      • 14 day repair promise
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      • Unlimited repairs
      • 24/7 help and advice

      Just add ‘Care Plan’ at the basket page or ask in store for details; charges apply. Customers selecting a monthly Care Plan will have the payment debited from their chosen card every month.

      Learn more about the benefits of our TV Care Plan.

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      14 day repair promise starts from when we collect your item or when you drop your item to one of our stores.

      Creation - your plan Flexible credit you control

      To spread the cost, pay by Your Plan, our uniquely flexible credit option. Available on all orders £249 and over, this lets you:

      • Choose the payment term that suits you
      • Choose to pay nothing for the first 6 months, 19.9% APR representative
      • No deposit to pay and choose to pay it off early at no extra cost
      • Plus once you've opened an account, you can use it to spend again in the future on anything £99 and over
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      How to apply
      If you’re buying this item online, you can apply for credit at checkout. Or, if you’re reserving online, or shopping in store, apply here.

      DSG Retail Limited acts as a credit broker and not a lender. Credit is provided by Creation Consumer Finance Ltd.
      Both DSG Retail Ltd and Creation Consumer Finance Ltd are authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority.

      £399.00
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      Monday to Friday: 8am to 8pm
      Saturday: 9am to 6pm
      Sunday: 10am to 5 pm

    • In a very few cases, our location checker may not recognise an existing town or postcode. If you’re sure you’ve entered it correctly, go back to the product page, and click on ‘Add to basket’. We’ll then use our back-up system to do an enhanced check.
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        JVC LT-42C550 42" LED TV
        £399.00