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Vizio SV422XVT 42" LCD Preview

Vizio SV422XVT 42” LCD

Vizio SV422XVT 42” LCD


  • Product Name: SV422XVT 42” LCD
  • Manufacturer: Vizio
  • Review Date: April 23, 2010 01:15
  • MSRP: $1199.99
  • First Impression: Pretty Cool
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Model #: Vizio SV422XVT 

  • Size: 42"
  • Viewable: 42.02" diagonal
  • Tuner: ATSC/Clear QAM Tuner
  • Native Panel Resolution: 1920 x 1080 pixels
  • Signal Compatibility: Supports 1080P (FHDTV), 1080I(HDTV), 720P(HDTV), 480P(EDTV), 480I(SDTV)
  • Colors: 1.06 Billion
  • Computer Support: 1920x1080, 1360x768, 1024x768, 800x600, 640x480 via VGA/HDMI
  • Display Compatibility: 1080P(FHDTV)
  • Dynamic Contrast Ratio: 50,000:1 w/DCR
  • Brightness: 500 cd/m2 (typical)
  • Response Time: 4ms
  • Viewable Angle: 178/178 degrees (horizontal/vertical)
  • Pixel/Dot Pitch: 0.4845mm x 0.4845mm 
  • SRS TruSurround HD: Yes
  • SRS TruVolume: Yes
  • SRS TruSurround XT: No



  • HDMI with HDCP 3
  • RF Connector for Internal Tuner 1
  • Composite Video: 1
  • Component YPbPr plus Stereo Audio: 1
  • S-Video: 1
  • Computer RGB: 1
  • USB Ports:  



  • HDMI with HDCP 1
  • RF Connector for Internal Tuner  
  • Component YPbPr plus Stereo Audio: 
  • Composite Video:
  • S-Video:  
  • Computer RGB:  
  • USB Ports: 3 (Service and Future Multimedia Functionality)
  • Music (MP3):  
  • Video (MPG):  
  • Photo (JPEG):



  • SPDIF Digital Optical: 1 
  • Stereo Audio: 1 
  • Headphones:  



  • Refresh Rate: 240Hz
  • Smooth Motion: Yes
  • LED: No
  • Picture-in-Picture (PIP): Yes
  • Picture-outside-Picture (POP): Yes
  • Zero Bright Pixel Defect Guarantee: Yes
  • V-Chip: Yes
  • 3D Comb Filter: Yes
  • 3:2 or 2:2 Reverse Pull-down: Yes
  • ATSC with 8VSB & QAM demodulation: Yes
  • ATSC with MPEG-2 decoding: Yes
  • NTSC Video decoding via Video: Yes
  • Progressive Scan Video: Yes
  • Color Temperature: 5400K, 6500K and 9300K
  • Color Fine Tuning: Independent Red, Green and Blue
  • Speakers: 15W x 2 speakers
  • Panel Lamp Life (typical): 50,000 Hours
  • Voltage Range: 100~240 Vac at 50/60 Hz
  • Power Consumption: 163W (AVG), <1W Standby
  • Universal Remote: VIZIO Bluetooth Remote Control with Qwerty Keyboard - VUR10 



  • Gross: 51.6lbs
  • Net With Stand: 38.14lbs
  • Without Stand: 35.71lbs 



  • With Stand: 39.406"W x 27.122"H x 9.504"D
  • Without Stand: 39.406"W x 25.626"H x 3.795"D
  • Packaging Dimensions: 45.276"W x 32.677"H x 12.795"D




COMPLIANCES Energy Star 3.0, ATSC Spec A/65, EIA/CEA-766-A



  • Hole Pattern: 200mm x 200mm
  • Screw Size: M6
  • Screw Length: 20mm
  • Screw Pitch: 1.0mm 


VIZIO WARRANTY One Year Parts & Labor Free Lifetime Technical Support


Executive Overview

The SV422XVT HDTV features VIZIO Internet Apps, your passport to experiencing a whole new world of online content. Using the latest wireless technology, you can easily connect to the Internet and stream movies and TV shows, listen to music and get the latest news, sports and weather. The Universal Bluetooth remote with slide out QWERTY keypad makes sending a Tweet or changing your status on Facebook a breeze. This 42” LCD HDTV continues to break the mold of traditional HDTV’s, delivering the latest technologies for superior picture quality and sound with features such as full 1080p high definition resolution for crystal clear images, 240Hz SPS, SRS TruSurround HD & SRS TruVolume audio technologies for amazing sound and uses the greenest of methods by exceeding Energy Star Guidelines by 20%.

Audioholics hasn't yet done a formal review of this product, but we wanted to get as much information as possible to our readers in order to help them make the best possible purchasing decisions. If possible, we will provide additional info or even a product review at a later date.  

For more information, please visit: http://www.vizio.com/flat-panel-hdtvs/sv422xvt.html

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Tony is our resident expert for lifestyle and wireless products including soundbars. He does most of the reviews for wireless and streaming loudspeakers and often compares soundbars in round ups and helps us cover the trade shows.

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