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alaScore 78

56 reviews

Feb, 2016

alaTest has collected and analyzed 56 reviews of SVA HD4208TIII-PDP. The average rating for this product is 3.3/5, compared to an average rating of 4.3/5 for other TVs for all reviews.

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other TVs the SVA HD4208TIII-PDP is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 78/100 = Good quality.

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(Based on 56 reviews)

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 52 user reviews of SVA HD4208TIII-PDP from The average user rating for this product is 3.4/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.1/5 for other TVs on

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This summary is based on the product: SVA HD4208TIII-PDP 42-Inch Flat-Panel Plasma EDTV

Feb, 2016

Consumer review by: Jay (

Not a good deal in the long run


It has been a good TV while it worked

I can not find repair information and SVA is not helpfull

Apr, 2008

Consumer review by: rjy (

Don't waste your money.


Excellent picture

Impossible to repair.

May, 2007

Consumer review by: Online Shopper (

Not a good brand poor customer service go for the extra doll



Cheap Knock off...extremely bad customer service

Aug, 2005

Consumer review by: hutzel (



We bought 2 of these televisions and now after 2 years they both dont work and I cannot get anyone to fix or replace them.

Good while they last

when not working

Oct, 2007

Product Specifications

There are only two words to describe the SVA Plasma: "High-End". The 42-inch (HD4208TIII-PDP) HD Plasma TV combines stylish design with the excitement of HDTV compatibility (1080i), integrated Home Theater audio, with a built-in TV tuner, a futuristic developed panel, widescreen viewing, high brightness, wall mountable compatibility and a superior contrast ratio (700: 1). Additionally, this plasma television has true native 852 x 480 resolution with a 16: 9 aspect ratio, Progressive scan, and 160 degree viewing angles. The elegant design of the HD4208TIII-PDP enhances the decor of living rooms, network control rooms and will be the envy of all high-tech home theaters. The products' distinguished separate AVC (Audio, Video and Computer) system - holds all inputs and outputs, and a PC connection - reducing the cables around the panel itself. At just about three inches deep, this Plasma TV can be wall-mounted or placed on a table utilizing the included sleek custom designed stand. The SVA HD4208TIII-PDP model is compatible with existing optional wall mount brackets, providing seamless wall-mount installation and making it the obvious choice for High-Tech Home Theater systems, Network Control Rooms, Meeting Rooms, Executive Offices, Corporate Lobbies, Updateable Signage and Video Conferencing.

Audio System

Sound Output Mode:Stereo

Dimensions & Weight



Type: None


Product Line:SVA


Diagonal Size:42in
Diagonal Size (cm):107cm
Digital Television Certification:EDTV monitor
Display Format:480p
Image Aspect Ratio:16:9
Image Contrast Ratio:700:1
PC Interface:VGA (HD-15)
Progressive Scan:Progressive scanning (line doubling)
Resolution:852 x 480
Technology:Plasma (PDP)
Type:Plasma TV
Video Interface:Component / Composite / S-Video
Viewing Angle:160 degrees

TV Tuner

TV Tuner Presence: Yes