SHARP Updated: 2007-10-12

Sharp's widescreen LC-20D42U is an AQUOS® HDTV LCD Television that provides a slim, versatile high-definition TV solution with a distinctive design. It features a high-performance LCD panel for high brightness, a high contrast ratio, low-reflection glare protection and wide viewing angles. The LC-20D42U includes ATSC/QAM/NTSC tuners to receive off-air broadcasts and non-scrambled digital cable programming. In addition, it is PC compatible as well as an HDTV monitor for greater versatility. As an HDTV monitor, it is compatible with all 1080i and 720p signals from HDTV sources.


True 16:9 Aspect Ratio (1366 x 768) LCD Panel
displays 16:9 widescreen programs in their native aspect ratio without the need for scaling or other video processing.

Built-in ATSC/QAM/NTSC Tuners
for HDTV and analog TV viewing.

High Brightness (480 cd/m2)
Sharp LCD Televisions are very bright, so you can put them virtually anywhere – even near windows, doors or other light sources – and their picture is still vivid.

PC Input
conveniently turns your TV into a PC monitor.

HDMI™ Inputs
for convenient connection to digital devices. Two HDMI inputs are provided for ease of use.

Wide Viewing Angles (170º H x 170º V)
Sharp's AQUOS LCD Television viewing angles are so wide, you can view the TV clearly from practically anywhere in the room.

60,000-Hour Lamp Life
Sharp's LCD backlight life is long enough to give you viewing pleasure for many years.

1200:1 Native Contrast Ratio
proves incredible images whether you're watching dark or bright scenes.

Screen Size Class: 20"
Diagonal Measurement: 20-1/32"
Panel Type: Advanced Super View / Black TFT
Pixel Resolution: WXGA (1366 x 768)
Tuning System: ATSC/QAM/NTSC
Brightness: 480 cd/m
Viewing Angles: 170º H x 170º V
Lamp Life: 60,000 hours
Audio System: 5W x 2