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JVC LT-P789 (42",47",52")

alaTest has collected and analyzed 27 reviews of JVC LT-P789 (42",47",52"). The average rating for this product is 3.6/5, compared to an average rating of 4.3/5 for other TVs for all reviews. Comments about the remote control and usability are overall positive. The price and sound also get good feedback, whereas there are some mixed comments about the durability.

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We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other TVs the JVC LT-P789 (42",47",52") is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 84/100 = Very good quality.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 23 user reviews of JVC LT-P789 (42",47",52") from The average user rating for this product is 3.5/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.1/5 for other TVs on Reviews about the remote control and usability are generally positive. The price and sound are also mentioned favorably, but there are some mixed comments about the durability.

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74% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: JVC LT42P789 42-Inch 1080p LCD with iPod TeledockJVC LT42P789 42-Inch 1080p LCD with iPod Teledock

May, 2018

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JVC LT-42P789 Review – 42-inch LCD HDTV


The highlight of this HDTV is the cleverly designed iPod dock. Teledock is the new iPod docking feature in the JVC LT-42P789. Located towards the base of the HDTV, it has a flip-down style and can be directly routed to the HDTV. You get an interactive...

There are 2 component inputs, 1 S-video input and an SPDIF input to aid in connectivity. The audio also deserves special mention. There are 2 oblique cone speakers with 10W capacity. There is also the exclusive Omni Surround package with equalizer. The...

Sep, 2009

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JVC LT-47P789 Review – 47-inch LCD HDTV


JVC has included the powerful iPod docking technology in most of its models in this line. JVC LT-47P789 is no exception. This is the main point of interest in this HDTV. With iPod being a device used by most of the people, this feature is bound to make...

The audio of the JVC LT-47P789 has 4 preset sound modes together with a user mode and a equalizer for personalizing the sound. Although it has a surround sound, the effect is not very encouraging. As far as the colors are concerned, the shades are...

Aug, 2009

Expert review by : Adrienne Maxwell (

JVC LT-42P789 LCD HDTV Reviewed


Trying to find an intuitive way to enjoy all of your iPod's digital media files on your big-screen TV? JVC has cut out the middleman by incorporating a dock into its new line of TeleDock LCDs. What you don't get in this 42-inch, 1080p LCD is LED...

TheLT-42P789 suffers from common LCD drawbacks. Since it lacks 120Hztechnology, motion blur is evident with faster-moving content. Itsblack level is not as deep as we've seen elsewhere, so the picturelacks depth in a dark room. Plus, its ability to...

TheLT-42P789 is a solid everyday TV for use in a den or bedroom, but itlacks the refinement and advanced setup options you can get in ahigher-end TV. The TeleDock is convenient and offers good image qualitywith iTunes video content, but it's not as...

Oct, 2008

Expert review by : Adrienne Maxwell (



Introduction Given the iPod's huge impact on nearly every segment of the home entertainment space, it's surprising that TV manufacturers have not embraced direct iPod integration en masse. Sure, many have embraced the integration of digital media in...

Jan, 2001

Product Specifications


Built-in speaker(s):Y
Equalizer: Yes
Equalizer bands quantity:5
Number of loudspeakers:2
Number of Speakers:2


Energy Star certified: Yes


Colour of product:Black


Aspect Ratio:16:9
Comb filter:3D
Contrast ratio (typical):1500:1 / 2000:1
Display brightness:500
Display diagonal:106.7 / 119.4
Display Resolution:1920 x 1080
Response Time:6.5
Viewing angle, horizontal:176
Viewing angle, vertical:176

Other features

Audio output:1
Music Power:20
Product weight:23.9 / 26.9
Set depth (inch):12.1
Set depth (with stand) (inch):12.1
Set height (inch):68 / 74.6
Set height (with stand) (inch):73.7
Set width (inch):101.6 / 112.7
Set width (with stand) (inch):101.6
Stand-by LED: Yes
Weight (with stand):25.9
Weight (with stand) (imperial):25.9


Picture viewer: Yes

Ports & interfaces

Component video (YPbPr/YCbCr) out:2
Composite Video In:1
HDMI ports quantity:3
Number of AV connections:2
S-Video inputs quantity:1
USB 2.0 ports quantity:1


AC (power) in: Yes

TV tuner

Tuner type:Analog

Weight & Dimensions

Depth (with stand):4.75
Height (with stand):3.15
Width (with stand):4 / 4.44