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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* Please note item 1474680 has previously been on sale at 269.99.

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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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Can I watch Netflix on this tv

1 month, 4 weeks ago
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1 month, 4 weeks ago
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The Hitachi HXT12U 42 In Full HD 1080p FVHD LED TV + Smart Apps does not have Netflix.
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can i connect my bose soundbar to this tv

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The Hitachi HXT12U 42 In Full HD 1080p FVHD LED TV + Smart Apps has a co-axial audio connection, if your Bose soundbar has a co-axial input you will be able to connect it.
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how long is the gaurantee on hitachi t.v

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The guarantee on the Hitachi HXT12U 42 In Full HD 1080p FVHD LED TV + Smart Apps is one year.
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how long is power cable of tv

2 months ago
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1 month, 1 week ago
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Thank you for your question,
I have looked into this for you and I can confirm that The power cord is approximately 1.4 meters in length
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Switching off,how?

2 months ago
All very well switching off at the mains whilst still plugged in,but what if you have a multi plug that your unable to switch other units off because there is only one switch.
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1 month, 4 weeks ago
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Most LED TVs don't have power off buttons these days. What I did was to plug it into a socket extension strip - anti-surge for extra protection (my socket strip also has an anti surge for the aerial) as most of those have switches on them which kills the power to everything plugged into it.

Flip the switch, TV and other peripherals (like a DVD player, speakers, etc.) all go off and save power. It's like adding a power switch without invalidating the guarantee.
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2 months ago
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Pull the plug
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2 months ago
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The Hitachi HXT12U 42 In Full HD 1080p FVHD LED TV + Smart Apps is compatible with the Virgin Tivo box.
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2 months ago
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Thank you for your question.

The Hitachi HXT12U 42 In Full HD 1080p FVHD LED TV + Smart Apps does not require a dongle to function. The dongle will provide you with access to the SmartApps built into the TV.

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Free view channels

2 months ago
How to view free view channels with this tv?
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2 months ago
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Thank you for your question.

The Hitachi HXT12U 42 In Full HD 1080p FVHD LED TV + Smart Apps will require an aerial in order to tune into the Freeview channels. After doing so, the channels will be included within the standard list of channels.

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2 months ago
The manual specifies installing Nero Media Home on your pc to act as dlna server. I assume this is windows only - are other compliant dlna servers supported (eg if I want to use linux) ?
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1 month, 4 weeks ago
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To answer my own question: got it working with "minidlna" on a linux server.
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is this tv compatible with rte

2 months ago
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Hi There,

Thanks you for your question. I have looked into this for you and I can confirm that as the TV is Full HD the TV is compatible with RTE.

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