• Reasonable price
  • Solid image quality


  • Remote has too many little buttons
  • Difficult access to most connectors

At A Glance

The SV420XVT delivers great image quality at a great price, but its design lacks finesse.

Manufacturer’s Description

Experience the pleasure of Full High-Definition entertainment with the XVT 42' SV420 LCD HDTV from Vizio. Exhibiting vivid color and exquisite picture quality, this HDTV features powerful and high resolution with a 120hz frame rate refresh.

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The Specs

Broadcast Format Displayed 1080p
Broadcast Format Supported
  • 1080i
  • 1080p
  • 720p
Display size 42.0 inches
Brightness 500.0 lumens
Contrast ratio 6500:1
Viewable size 42.0 inches
Display type LCD
Aspect ratio 16:9
Pitch 0.54 mm
Horizontal viewing angle 178.0 ∞
Vertical viewing angle 178.0 ∞
Response time 5.0
Resolution 1080p pixels
General Information
UPC Code 857380001413
Ports and Connections
S-Video-In S-Video (Input)
Audio Input RCA Audio (Input x5)
Audio Output RCA Audio (Output)
  • HDMI (Input x4)
  • HDMI (Input) Input
Audio Digital Optical Digital Optical Audio (Output)
Component Video Component (Input x2)