• Built-in dual-band Wi-Fi
  • Energy efficient
  • Moderately priced
  • Satisfactory image quality


  • On-screen menus could provide better explanations
  • Lackluster audio
  • Poorly designed remote
  • No 3D

At A Glance

The Toshiba 42SL417U offers decent image quality, several top-tier Web features, and lots of user controls, but suffers from mediocre audio and some unfortunate design decisions--and it's not supercheap.

Manufacturer’s Description

Buyers ready to enjoy big screen LED entertainment plus the best of the web will want to see our 42" class SL417U LED HDTV, offering not just impressive sound and picture quality, but home theater flexibility and stand-out styling with our new ultrathin Blade design with chrome trim. Watch fast action video clearly thanks to our exclusive CineSpeed panel and ClearFrame 120Hz technology.