Insignia® - 42

Discontinued Insignia® - 42" Class 720p Flat-Panel Plasma HDTV

Model: NS-PDP42

With 10-bit color reproduction and color temperature controls, this 42" plasma HDTV delivers crisp, vibrant high-definition visuals. The 20W speaker system with SRS TruSurround XT sound and 5 sound modes recreates the experience of cinema-quality sound. Learn more about INSIGNIA® flat-panel plasma HDTVs. Learn more about HDTV.

  • 16:9
  • HDMI

Product Features

  • 16:9 widescreen aspect ratio with 4:3, horizon and 2 zoom viewing modes
  • Cinema 3:2 pulldown for accurate reproduction of film-based sources
  • XD Engine technology delivers lush image detail and vibrant color
  • 10-bit 3D digital comb filter delivers state-of-the-art detail and color enhancement
  • 5 picture status modes, including standard, movie, sports, music and 1 user-defined setting, let you customize the display to suit a variety of programming
  • Other image enhancement technologies include 4 color temperature adjustments, digital luminance transient improver, digital color transient improver, enhanced line doubler, enhanced noise reduction, black stretcher, white wash, orbiter and inversion
  • 20W speaker system with SRS TruSurround and bass and treble controls delivers a virtual surround sound experience; 5 sound modes, including normal, stadium, music, theater and 1 user-defined setting; Dolby Digital sound
  • Auto volume leveler prevents volume fluctuations and is ideal for night viewing
  • Ultraslim (4" deep), lightweight design is ideal for wall mounting (with optional mounting kit, not included); VESA compatible
  • Progressive scanning maximizes the picture quality of progressive-scan DVD players, set-top boxes and digital video recorders
  • 2 HDMI inputs provide an uncompressed all-digital audio/video link for the highest-quality connection and supports copy-protected HD broadcast content
  • PC video input lets you connect your computer to experience high-resolution images
  • Inputs: 2 HDMI-HDCP support, 1 S-video, 1 PC, 2 component video, 1 A/V, 1 PC audio, 1 RF antenna
  • Outputs: 1 optical digital audio, 1 A/V
  • V-Chip parental controls keep children from being exposed to undesirable material
  • Other convenient features include trilingual menu display (English, French, Spanish), closed captioning, channel program function, favorite channel function, channel labeling, clock, sleep timer and auto-off
  • What's in the box: 42" plasma HDTV, stand and remote
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Complete Specifications

Width 44-1/2"
Weight 69.5 lbs. with stand (53.4 lbs. without)
Sound Leveler Yes
A/V Outputs 1
Media Card Slot No
HDMI Inputs 2
Channel Labeling Yes
PC Inputs 1
Speakers 2
Box Dimensions 47-1/8"H x 30-1/4"W x 13"D
Watts/Channel 10
Vertical Resolution 720p
Aspect Ratio 16:9
Screen Size Class 42"
Screen Size (Measured Diagonally) 42"
Screen Refresh Rate 60Hz
ENERGY STAR Qualified No
Composite Inputs No
Simulated Surround Yes
TV Type Plasma Flat-Panel
Brightness 1,500 cd/m²
DVI Inputs No
RF Antenna Input 1
USB Port No
Language Options English, French, Spanish
V-Chip Yes
Remote Control Type Multifunction
S-Video Inputs 1
Component Video Inputs 2
Headphone Jacks No
Audio Outputs 1
Warranty Parts 1 year
Warranty Labor 1 year
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