NEC 42XR5 42" Plasma Display

NEC 42XR5 Plasma TV

Enhanced contrast, brightness and sharpness allow the 42XR5 to display the clearest images ever. From HDTV, satellite and cable TV to DVDs, computers and video games, the 42XR5 is an integral part of your living room.

  • 1024 X 768 XGA Resolution
  • High contrast with low power consumption
  • Highest number of built-in screensavers
  • ISFccc
  • AMX Cafe Duet
  • Long life > 60,000 hours


Key Points High contrast/low power consumption
Long life > 60,000 hours
Best in class image quality
Comprehensive input panel
Unique Features Low Power Consumption
Highest number of built-in screensavers
AMX Cafe Duet
Plasma Module
Screen Size (Diagonal) 42"
Screen Aspect Ratio 16 to 9 16 to 9
Active Screen Area (WxH) 36.3 x 20.3 in, 922 x 515 mm
Native Resolution XGA 1024 x 768
Pixel Pitch 0.900/.671 mm
Color Processing 1.07 billion colors, 1024 levels
Viewing Angle 160 degrees
Half life -
Filter Type Anti-reflective
Signal Compatibility/Connnectivity
Scan Rate
Horizontal 29.5 to 80.0 kHz auto, point scan
Vertical 56 to 85 Hz auto, point scan
Supported Video Standards PAL(B,G,N,M), PAL60, SECAM, 3.58/4.43 NTSC, ATSC
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)
Macintosh Compatibility Yes
Input/Output Terminals
RGB 1 (analog) 15-pin mini D-sub
RGB 2 (analog) -
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 (Ver1.1)
HD Video 4 HDMI w/HDCP (Ver1.1)
Audio 3 sets RCA stereo
Audio Internal amplifier, 9W x 2 output power
External Control RS232, IR
RGB Loop-out -
Video Loop-out -
Power Requirements 110-120V 60 Hz
Power Consumption 285W Typical
Standby Power 0.9W
Dimensions (WxHxD) 40.2 x 24.0 x 3.90 in, 1022 x 610 x 98 mm
Net Weight 59.5 lbs., 27.0 kg
Regulations FCC Class B, UL6500, CSA E60065-00
Fan Noise 22dBA
Operating Temperature 32 - 104 degrees F (0 - 40 degrees C)
Operating Humidity 20 - 80%
Operating Altitude 0 - 8000 feet (0 - 2438m)
Storage Temperature 14 - 122 degrees F (-10 - 50 degrees C)
Storage Humidity 10 - 90%
Storage Altitude 0 to 9510 feet (0 - 2900m)
Warranty 3 Years Parts & 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 projector.
Phosphor Protection 6 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 smooths diagonal lines for crystal clear and defines sharp images
Capsulated Color Filter™ (CCF) technology -
AccuCrimson™ Filter technology -
Advanced AccuCrimson™ Filter technology Produces vivid accurate colors by eliminating unwanted internal neon light emission
Color Tune Technology Adjust individual colors without affecting white balance.
Gamma 12 -
Closed captioning Yes
Matrix Capability -
Bonded Color Filter Technology that improves color, bright room contrast and sharpness while reducing the multiple image reflections possible with traditional filter technologies.
In the Box AC Power Cord, User Manual, Remote Control, Batteries, Cable Clamps, PC Cable, Install CD