Ive seen the LG42PJ350 for around the same price which is a plasma. This looked a better deal than previously posted at £399
The LG 42LH2000 is a fantastic value 42 inch LCD TV.
This HD Ready 42 inch LCD TV is the perfect partner to the explosion of new HD products out there. From HDTV to games consoles, the LG 42LH2000 is the ideal match. The new Twin XD Engine offers faster, more accurate picture processing than ever before with some stunning results to show for it. With a brightness of 500cd/m2 and excellent dynamic contrast ratio of 30,000:1 and it's clear to see that this is a TV that's anything but average. In short, whatever you're watching will be crisp and detailed with superb resolution and the ideal brightness.
As usual, we would always recommend using a separate home cinema system but if you're intent on using the LG's built-in sound system you might be pleasantly surprised. Using an invisible speaker system with Clear Voice II the 42LH2000 sounds crisp and precise. Furthermore, the SRS TruSurround system creates a spacious sound that avoids the typical TV boxiness.
In terms of connections, the 42LH2000 has everything you'd expect. A rear-mounted HDMI combines with one on the side to allow for the connection of 2 High Definition sources, such as an HD-TV box and games console. In addition to this, the 37LH2000 boasts twin SCART sockets and component connections for your analogue sources. Furthermore, the PC input makes this attractive TV the perfect complement to your home computer. Topping off the wide range of sockets is a digital optical sound output - ideal for connecting this LG 42 inch LCD TV to your home cinema for a useful upgrade in sound quality.
Featuring a gloss black surround and elegant stand, the 42LH2000 matches the style that more expensive LG TVs have recently been famed for. Thanks to the latest technology, it's also Energy Saving Recommended. For a 42 inch HD Ready LCD TV with an impressive spec and smooth, good looks, the 42LH2000 is hard to beat.