Hitachi HXT12U 42 In Full HD 1080p FVHD LED TV + Smart Apps.

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Hitachi HXT12U 42 In Full HD 1080p FVHD LED TV + Smart Apps.

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This Hitachi 42 Inch TV with Smart apps boasts Full High Definition 1080p picture quality on a contemporary and sleek design. This TV offers you a range of fantastic online content to keep you and your family entertained. Enjoy even more of your favourite programmes with integrated Freeview HD, allowing you to view over 50 subscription free channels in stunning Full HD.

Top 5 Smart Apps include: BBC iPlayer, Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, Flickr.

Television picture quality:

  • Smart TV.
  • Screen size: 42in (106cm).
  • Resolution 1920 x 1080 pixels.
  • Motion rate 50Hz.
  • Response time 15 milliseconds.
  • Viewing angle 178/178 degrees.

Connectivity:

  • 1 SCART socket, 2 USB ports and 2 HDMI sockets.
  • PC input socket.
  • Composite.
  • Headphone socket.
  • AV socket.
  • Requires Wi-Fi dongle (sold separately).
  • Ethernet connection.
  • DLNA compatibility.
  • Suitable for wall mounting 200 x 200 bracket.

Sound quality:

  • NICAM sound system.
  • 2 x 8 watts RMS power output.

Digital features:

  • Freeview HD digital tuner.
  • 7 day electronic programme guide (EPG).
  • CI+ slot.

Additional features:

  • Sleep timer.
  • Child lock.
  • Size of TV H57, W97, D10cm.
  • Weight of TV 11kg (unpackaged).
  • Size of TV with stand: H61, W97, D22cm.
  • Weight of TV with stand: 11kg.

Energy efficiency information:

  • Energy efficiency rating: A.
  • On mode power consumption 69 watts.
  • Annual power consumption 100kWh.
  • Standby power consumption 0.5 watt.

EAN: 1474680

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Customer reviews and ratings

Hitachi HXT12U 42 In Full HD 1080p FVHD LED TV + Smart Apps. 4.4 5 317 330
Great TV This is a great TV, love the smart features and easy to set up, we were able to connect to our Tivo box without any trouble. 26 July 2014
very pleased Very pleased with this purchase have had samsung tv's before this tv and this matches quality but the price made me buy this tv very happy great tv great price. 23 July 2014
overall excellent product 23 July 2014
Well Worth The Money No problems yet. Very good picture and sound. Easy to use and auto programmed itself with the sky remote to work the volume so happy days :-) 22 July 2014
Excellent tv with good features Easy to set up, nice cosmetically, good quality picture plus many features, a good sound purchase that I would recomend to someone looking for a tv of this screen size 43" 22 July 2014
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1 week, 1 day ago
Wireless devices usually need to install software first, I don't know if the tv will accept the software. Any ideas?
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Location: Leeds, West Yorkshire, UK
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1 week ago
Answer: 
Any plug and play compliant wireless mouse/keyboard set SHOULD work.
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Location: Scotland
Age: 18 to 24
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2 weeks ago
I want to put this tv onto the wall, does it this come with all the equipment for it?

and does this work with Vigrin tv box?

do I need to pay anything extra such as cable to for this tv?

Thanks
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Location: London, UK
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1 week, 5 days ago
Answer: 
You can put it on a wall, it has the fixing holes on the rear of the TV. You will have to purchase the wall mounting kit seperately as it doesnt come with any wall mounting brackets.

It works fine with a Virgin media box too!
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Location: Wolverhampton
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Connectivity to bt

2 weeks, 4 days ago
I have bt broadband and i would like to know if i need any extras to watch bt sport on this tv
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Location: London E16, UK
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1 week, 3 days ago
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sorry don't know as my mum doesn't have broadband but you will need it for the smart tv to work
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Location: bradford
Age: 45 to 54
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2 weeks, 6 days ago
Does this tv have an alarm function to switch on/wake me up for work?
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1 week, 4 days ago
Answer: 
Heelo Aitcn,

After looking into the instruction manual I am sorry to advise that this TV does not have an alarm feature.
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3 weeks, 2 days ago
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2 weeks, 6 days ago
Answer: 
Hi,

You can connect it to a surround sound system using the audio co-axial out connection on the Hitachi HXT12U.
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Sound bar

3 weeks, 6 days ago
Are there any sound bars that can be connected to this television? It does not appear to have the optical connection?

Is there another way of connecting?

Thanks
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Location: London
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3 weeks, 5 days ago
Answer: 
Hi Andy, You can connect any soundbar that features a 3.5mm stereo audio cable input using the 3.5mm headphone output connection on the TV. Best Regards Hitachi Product Expert
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what apps come with the TV?

4 weeks ago
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3 weeks, 6 days ago
Answer: 
Hi,

The apps are as follows

BBC iPlayer,Skype, Facebook,TwitterYouTubeFlickrAccuWeather,Dailymotion.com, Viewster, RedBullTV, CineTrailer, ITN, tunein, Tunin.fm, iConcerts, and Foreca.
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2 weeks, 5 days ago
Answer: 
This TV does not have apps for netflix or lovefilm.
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1 month ago
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3 weeks, 6 days ago
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the sound does still play and there is also a small screen of the programme you are watching, so you can view guide and not miss anything
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Age: 45 to 54
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1 month ago
The size of the screw for the four holes at the back of the TV (I have the wall mount but not the screws). I have read your previous answer to another wall-mount question but need more specific information than that.
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3 weeks, 5 days ago
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Hi David,

We sell a wall fixing kit here 107/5869.

I hope this helps

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