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Emerson PL-P42W-10A Plasma HDTV

alaTest has collected and analyzed 16 reviews of Emerson PL-P42W-10A Plasma HDTV. The average rating for this product is 3.8/5, compared to an average rating of 4.2/5 for other TVs for all reviews. People are impressed by the reliability and glare. The design and price also get good feedback. Some have doubts about the size and sound.

image quality, price, design, glare, reliability

usability, remote control, sound, size

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other TVs the Emerson PL-P42W-10A Plasma HDTV is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 82/100 = Very good quality.

Review analysis

(Based on 16 reviews)

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Consumer review by: ashley rucker (

worst tv ever


i bought on and we only had it like 2 months before it started changing channels and the volume going up . i callled to have it fixed but they could not fix it so they sent me a new one and guess what i havent had it 6-8 months an here it goes changing...

Bright image,Good resolution

Mar, 2011

Consumer review by: Paul (

Emerson PL-P42W-10A Plasma HDTV


Horrible I got one on black friday just hooked it up and guess what a blinking red light!! I got a lemon! Now I have to hunt for receipt and return it to walmart..Butttt they do not even stock this tv.It was a black friday special

Dec, 2010

Consumer review by: Shelbu (

Emerson PL-P42W-10A Plasma HDTV


I bought this tv at walmart 6 months i go and now i hate it!!! it keeps turning on and turning itself up snd changing channels. i called to it repaired 4 times but they couldnt fix it so the replaced it. ive had the new one for a week and its already...

Nov, 2010

Consumer review by: Bigg Daddie (

Emerson PL-P42W-10A Plasma HDTV


i bought my 42 in in February of 2010. Wasn't even really looking for one but could not pass up the price

Oct, 2010

Consumer review by: Brandon Lundberg (

Emerson PL-P42W-10A Plasma HDTV


This TC does have an excellent picture quality, however I have to agree, the speakers (especially on shows containing a lot of bright white int he picture) make this outrageous high-pitched buzz sound that was enough to drive my chihuahua insane! If...

Sep, 2010

Consumer review by: wayne (

Emerson PL-P42W-10A Plasma HDTV


bought one Nov, 2009 from walmart. nice picture for the price. noticed intermittent issues with the volume up button not working but not a big deal since i use the remote most of the time. however, today when I pressed the “volume Up” the TV picture...

Apr, 2010

Consumer review by: shay (

Emerson PL-P42W-10A Plasma HDTV


best picture quality and performance for the money i definately recomend buying this plasma

Mar, 2010

Consumer review by: J.P. (

Emerson PL-P42W-10A Plasma HDTV


Went shopping and purchase one a few days ago. I had a Dell 32″ a few years old, but was looking for a bigger screen. I purchase 22″ LCD and a week later I had pixel problems. So I decide back to Plamsa and I'm glad I did. The only problem is the light...

Mar, 2010

Consumer review by: MM (

Emerson PL-P42W-10A Plasma HDTV


This TV is the greatest. Worth every penny. Picture quality is far and away the best!

Mar, 2010

Consumer review by: Paul V Rizzo Sr (

Emerson PL-P42W-10A Plasma HDTV


It is a very good tv for the money, I give it a 4 star out of 5

Mar, 2010