Insignia™ - 40

Discontinued Insignia™ - 40" Class - LCD - 1080p - 60Hz - HDTV

Model: NS-40L240A13

Featuring a dynamic contrast ratio of 8000:1 and 350 cd/m² brightness, this Insignia™ 40" LCD HDTV brings your games, movies and TV shows to life in a stunning display. The wall-mountable design allows flexible placement options.

  • 1080p
  • HDMI
  • full HD

Product Features

  • 40" screen measured diagonally from corner to corner: Optimal for viewing in medium-size rooms.
  • Ultraslim design (4-1/4" deep): Comes with a stand or can be mounted on a wall (with optional mounting kit, not included). VESA 400mm x 200mm compliant.
  • 178° horizontal and vertical viewing angles: Make it easy to see the screen from multiple vantage points.
  • 8000:1 dynamic contrast ratio (4000:1 typical): Along with 350 cd/m² brightness for an arresting viewing experience.
  • 8 ms response time: Minimizes blurring to deliver a crisp, clear picture during fast-action scenes.
  • 1080p display: Provides the highest quality progressive-scan picture possible from a high-definition source.
  • Two 8W speakers: Offer a lush soundscape to enhance your media.
  • Inputs: Include 3 HDMI (side), 1 DVI (side), 1 composite (side), 1 component video (side), 1 PC and one 3.5mm PC/DVI audio.
  • Outputs: Include 1 coaxial digital audio (side) and 1 headphone/analog audio (side).
  • 3 HDMI inputs: HDMI cable not included. High-speed HDMI cable is the only connection that can deliver a full HDTV experience with a full 1080p picture and digital surround sound.
  • PC video input: Lets you connect your computer to experience high-resolution images.
  • Useful additional features: Include INlink, a sleep timer and more.

What's Included

  • Insignia™ 40" Class - LCD - 1080p - 60Hz - HDTV
  • Stand
  • Remote with 2 AAA batteries
  • Quick-start guide
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Complete Specifications

Width 38-5/8"
Weight 35.3 lbs. with stand (32 lbs. without)
Product Depth (with stand) 10"
Media Card Slot No
HDMI Inputs 3
PC Inputs 1
Speakers 2
Energy Consumption (kWh/year) 247
Watts/Channel 8
Mount Bracket/VESA Pattern 400mm x 200mm
Vertical Resolution 1080p
Screen Size Class 40"
Aspect Ratio 16:9
Screen Size (Measured Diagonally) 40"
Screen Refresh Rate 60Hz
ENERGY STAR Qualified No
Composite Inputs 1
TV Type LCD Flat-Panel
Maximum Resolution 1920 x 1080
Brightness 350 cd/m²
Ethernet Port No
Dynamic Contrast Ratio 8000:1
DVI Inputs 1
Language Options English, French, Spanish
USB Port Yes, firmware upgrade/supports Jpeg
V-Chip Yes
Power Consumption (watts) Stand-by
Speaker Output Power 16W
Best Buy Exclusive Yes
Power Consumption (watts) Power On 165
USB Input Yes
Product Height (without stand) 24"
Estimated Yearly Operating Cost $28
Product Height (with stand) 25-9/10"
Headphone Jacks Yes
Component Video Inputs 1
Sleep Timer Yes
Audio Outputs 2
Product Depth (without stand) 4-1/4"
Warranty Parts 1 year limited
Warranty Labor 1 year limited
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Thanks for joining the community of friends who own and enjoy Insignia products. For assistance in the use and maintenance of your product, take a look through the guides below. And, remember if you still can’t find what you’re looking for, visit Support & Service for the many ways you can stay connected.


User Manual:
Quick Setup Guide:
Important Information:
Information Brochure:



Drivers, Firmware and Software

What is Firmware:
Firmware Installation Guide:
Firmware Update:

Updates: Enables TV to save overscan (on/off) preference when using HDMI.

Remote Codes

  • CableVision UR2-CBL-CV04

    CableVision UR2-CBL-CV04

    code: 096

  • Charter DIGITAL

    Charter DIGITAL

    code: 1326, 0463

  • Comcast M1057

    Comcast M1057

    code: 12002, 1326, 0463, 10463

  • Cox COX

    Cox COX

    code: 1326, 0463

  • Direct TV RC23

    Direct TV RC23

    code: 10463

  • Dish Network VIP508

    Dish Network VIP508

    code: 720

  • Dish Network VIP622

    Dish Network VIP622

    code: 720

  • Motorola DRC800

    Motorola DRC800

    code: 0463

  • One for All URC-6690

    One for All URC-6690

    code: 0464

  • Phillips PDVR8

    Phillips PDVR8

    code: 115

  • Phillips PH5DVD5

    Phillips PH5DVD5

    code: 115

  • Phillips PMDVR8

    Phillips PMDVR8

    code: 115

  • RCA RCU807

    RCA RCU807

    code: 135

  • Rogers DCT3250

    Rogers DCT3250

    code: 0463, 1326

  • Shaw DCT3416

    Shaw DCT3416

    code: 0463, 1326

  • Sony RM-VL600

    Sony RM-VL600

    code: 8043

  • TiVo HD

    TiVo HD

    code: 0091