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alaTest has collected and analyzed 19 reviews of JVC LT-42TG30J. The average rating for this product is 4.6/5, compared to an average rating of 4.3/5 for other TVs for all reviews. Views about the glare and remote control are overall positive. The usability and image quality are also appreciated, but some have doubts about the sound.

price, image quality, usability, remote control, glare


We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other TVs the JVC LT-42TG30J is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 85/100 = Very good quality.

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Consumer review by: nic86 (

brilliant buy


bought this tv today and think it is a excellent buy and value for money. had trouble finding sky code but finally found one that works which is 1191.

all the different connections

sound could be slightly better but will do for me

Oct, 2012

Consumer review by: grumpsy (

waste of money


tv average. it looks as though it was made by a supermarket chain. picture quality average. on screen symbols look cheap. a nasty yellow colour. blue led light decided to not work. then it decides to turn itself off and on when it feels like it. first...

full hd

mostly everything about it

Oct, 2012

Consumer review by: joeanon (



bought four weeks ago...easy set up even though no specific instructions for cable or sky connection.

Sep, 2012

Consumer review by: WatchWhatYouBuy (

please consider this review


Bought one of these on 5th August, eventually got Comet to let me return to store on 8th for another after the initial one failed on second day - simply lost all channels & sources. Second one just been collected for evaluation as done exactly the same...


doesn't work, picture quality

Aug, 2012

Consumer review by: d0mcat (

If you have a £500 budget get this instead!


For those looking for a VM/Sky remote code don't use the JVC codes use Vestel (as it is re-branded to JVC).

picture, setup, ports


Aug, 2012

Consumer review by: Anonymous (



This tv is great, it has lots on inputs 4 hdmi ports 2 scarts 2 AV inputs an RGB input, optical audio a sub woofer output and the best one is the usb which lets me play all of my films i have on my usb stick and recognises all the video formats which...

inputs/outputs, size, plays all video formats and srt files., good for gaming, well built, price

huge remote :b

Jul, 2012

Consumer review by: DarrenA (

Don't Dither - BUY!


You're probably wondering what is wrong with this TV to be sold at a price as low as £329? This was certainly the worry I had before buying it. Despite the other excellent reviews here I dithered for a long, long time before taking the plunge as I just...

picture, specification


Jul, 2012

Consumer review by: FROGHOPPER663 (



My first flat screen TV which I am so pleased with. Value for money is beyond belief, it is an all round first class product. I made comparisons with other TVs before purchase and none came close either in quality or cost. It was so easy to set up and...



Jul, 2012

Consumer review by: Valleyboy (



Had this set yesterday to replace a Philips. I am amazed at the features the quality is second to none. I can find nothing to complain about

all is good

still cannot find a sky code to use thier remote

Jun, 2012

Consumer review by: sgtwatto (

As Simon Cowell says "It's a yes from me"


Bought this TV after months of reviews of many different TV's. In the end it was a decision of whether to get a TV with 3d or a TV with Freeview HD. I'm so glad I chose the latter. The picture quality is absolutely brilliant as is the sound. The...

picture quality

Jun, 2012