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Samsung PS42B430 TV reviews and prices: 42" HD Ready Plasma screen

The Samsung PS42B430 has everything you’ll need for crisp and bright cinema-quality images. With a dy... See full description.
  • 42"
  • Plasma screen

Product Information

product description

The Samsung PS42B430 has everything you’ll need for crisp and bright cinema-quality images. With a dynamic contrast ratio of 20,000,000:1 and a total sound output of 20 watts, the PS42B430 lets you enjoy HD Freeview TV to the max. The PS42B430 includes a number of image improvement technologies, such as the 24p Cinema Mode for clearer, sharper results, and the Colour III enhancer, which produces a wide range of subtle, natural colours.HD ReadyBe prepared for a unique High Definition experience with this TV, enjoy the new realms of HD gaming and TV reception to a whole new level.

mega dynamic contrast ratio
The Mega Dynamic Contrast Ratio provides better clarity than you ever thought possible. It provides you deeper, richer dark colours and bright, more vibrant light colours.

600Hz subfields
600Hz subfields manages to show 10 subfields per frame which eliminates flicker in 24p mode.

High-Definition Multimedia Interface (HDMI) enables simple and easy connection of digital devices with a single cable that transfers uncompressed audio and visual contents without data loss.

wide color enhancer 2
Samsung’s Wide Colour Enhancer extended to display the natural green and blue. Additionally, Wide Colour Enhancer 2 technology is upgraded to reproduce the red area also.

18bit (262,144 gradation)
Samsung PDP TV’s 18-bit processing capacity broadens the colour palette to deliver unbelievably natural & true colours.

product specification
Screen size 42"
Type of screen Plasma screen
3D No
HD TV HD Ready
Built-in disc player No Disc Player
Freeview or Freesat tuner Freeview
Number of HDMI ports 2 HDMI ports
Number of scart ports 1 Scart
Connections HDMI
Smart TV No
Frequency 100Hz
Screen aspect ratio 16:9 screen format
Contrast Ratio (X:1) 2000000:1 contrast
Horizontal resolution 102.4 Pixels
Vertical resolution 768 Pixels
Brightness 1500 Candela per square metre
Electronic Program Guide (EPG) Yes
Headphone Socket No
Weight (kg) 37
Release date 18 May 2009