Some of the reasons for this is that, not only is it a full HD 1080p television but it also includes Freeview circuitry which provides a large collection of free to view channels.
Having Freeview built into the LG 42LD450 also eliminates the need for an unsightly box of electronics with numerous trailing wires stuffed behind the television.
The reasonable price of this television makes it affordable to many families and yet the screen resolution of 1920 x 1080p produces excellent image clarity.
A 1080p television really ads to the enjoyment of high definition games and shows blu-ray movies at their best.
Naturally the LG 42LD450 LCD TV has all the options required to be connected to other devices.
It boasts 2 HDMI inputs for games consoles or a blu-ray player and also a USB socket to all the TV to display your own photographs.
It even includes a MP3 player for your music collection.
Something often overlooked is the power efficiency.
The LG 42LD450 is designed for long term use and also has special circuitry to reduce the power consumption therefore saving you money on your monthly electricity bill.
When you take a look at LG 42LD450 is is not just the vivid colors and breathtaking display quality that is important for viewing pleasure.
Sound quality is of vital importance and this LCD TV's built in speakers produce clear sound thanks to the Clear Voice system.
This circuitry amplifies the frequencies used for speech helping it to be more distinct when there is a lot of background noise.
Having this feature keeps the spoken dialogue audible during loud movies when the background noise levels increase.