NEC 42XC10 42" Plasma Display

NEC 42XC10 Plasma TV

The 42” NEC PlasmaSync™ 42XC10, a large-screen plasma display that delivers unrivaled, crystal-clear video performance, makes the perfect centerpiece for your home theater system. Available with optional speakers and stand, this display boasts advanced technologies, vivid color, high brightness and remarkable contrast to bring your movies, broadcast entertainment and video games to life.

  • Superior video quality allows for optimized interpolation of moving images for a smoother picture with greater detail and deeper blacks
  • Comprehensive input panel, including DVI with HDCP inputs, delivers the latest in digital connectivity
  • Complete RS-232 input and output control provides easy setup to control systems\
  • ISFccc-certified calibration controls provide settings for day and night viewing to ensure an optimized image in all viewing conditions
  • Enhanced picture-in-picture (PIP) allows two sources to be displayed on the screen at once with multiple configurations and sizes available for both
  • Multiple aspect ratio control allows flexibility with today’s many source choices
  • Advanced AccuBlend™ converts non-native resolutions to the display’s resolution
  • VESA standard hole pattern enables compatibility with universal mount


Unique Features

Plasma Module
Screen Size (Diagonal) 42"
Screen Aspect Ratio 16 to 9 16:9
Active Screen Area (WxH) 36.3 x 20.4 in. / 921.5 x 519mm
Native Resolution XGA 1024 x 768
Pixel Pitch 0.900 / 0.671mm square
Color Processing 1.07 billion colors, 1024 levels
Viewing Angle 1.07 billion colors, 1024 levels 180°
Half life 50,000 hrs.
Filter Type
Signal Compatibility/Connnectivity
Scan Rate
Horizontal 31 - 108.5 kHz auto, step scan
Vertical 24 - 120.4 Hz auto, step scan
Supported Video Standards PAL(B,G,N,M), PAL60, SECAM, 3.58/4.43 NTSC
SD/HD Video Signal Compatibility 480i, 480p, 525i, 525p, 720p, 1080i, 1080p
PC Signal Compatibility VGA, SVGA, XGA, SXGA, UXGA, WideVGA (848x480, 852x480), WideXGA (1360x768, 1365x768, 1366x768)
Macintosh Compatibility Yes
Input/Output Terminals
RGB 1 (analog) 24-pin DVI-D HDCP (EIA/CEA-861-A) compatible
RGB 2 (analog) 15-pin mini D-sub
RGB 3 (digital)
Video 1 Composite RCA
Video 2 S-Video 4-Pin DIN
Video 3
HD Video 1 1 set RCA Component (Y,Pb,Pr/Y,Cb,Cr)
HD Video 2 1 set RCA Component (Y,Pb,Pr/Y,Cb,Cr)
HD Video 3 HDMI w/ HDCP (Ver1.2)
HD Video 4
Audio 3 sets RCA stereo, HDMI
Audio Internal amplifier, 8W x 2 output power
External Control RS232, IR
RGB Loop-out
Video Loop-out
Power Requirements 120 - 240V 50/60 Hz
Power Consumption TBD
Standby Power TBD
Dimensions (WxHxD) 40.8 x 25.6 x 5.1 in. / 1036 x 649 x 130mm
Net Weight 99.2 lbs. / 45 kg
Regulations UL/C-UL, PCT, C-tick, FCC CLASS B/CANADIAN DOC, CB Certificate (60950 / 60065), RoHS, TUV GS, WEEE, CE
Fan Noise TBD
Operating Temperature 32-104° F (0-40° C)
Operating Humidity 20-80%
Operating Altitude 0-9842 ft. (0-3000m)
Storage Temperature 14-122° F (-10-50ºC)
Storage Humidity 10-90%
Storage Altitude 0-9843 ft. (0-3000m)
Warranty 3 years parts and labor / 1 year plasma module

Additional Features

Split Screen / Picture-in-Picture Yes
Advanced AccuBlend Ensures detailed images when non-native resolution sources are connected to the plasma.
Phosphor Protection 7 modes - A comprehensive set of built-in modes protects your screen from image retention.
Mass Area Superior Sampling (MASS)
Enhanced Mass Area Superior Sampling Eliminates jagged lines, removes color separation and improves detail for crystal-clear images.
Capsulated Color Filter™ (CCF) technology
AccuCrimson™ Filter technology
Advanced AccuCrimson™ Filter technology
Color Tune Technology Adjust individual colors without affecting white balance.
Gamma 12
Closed captioning
Matrix Capability
Bonded Color Filter
In the Box AC Power Cord, User Manual, Start Up Guide, Remote Control, Batteries, Cable Clamps, PC Cable, Install CD