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The new Hitachi UltraVision® is simply the ultimate high definition HDTV. From the stunning Full HD 1080p 120Hz picture quality to the convenience of 7 high definition inputs, UltraVision delivers superior Hitachi technology in one of the most energy efficient, slim and beautiful televisions ever designed.
Equipped with HDTV tuner for over the air, live Digital TV (DTV) broadcasts and QAM tuner for unscrambled cable channels.
This HDTV meets the highest HDTV resolution. 1920 pixels wide by 1080 pixels tall results in clearer details and smoother images.
Pure Digital Input
HDMI™ is the industry standard for the highest possible digital audio, video, and data signals. The L42S503 model has 4 HDMI inputs for connecting your cable/satellite boxes, Blu-ray Disc players, computers, digital camcorders, gaming systems and more.
Component connections deliver vivid high definition video and offer a convenient solution for devices that don’t use HDMI™ connectors.
UltraClear Fast Action
The most popular HDTV broadcasts deliver only 30 frames per second. This HDTV displays 120 frames per second by calculating new picture information to make images remarkably sharp and clear.
Smooth Movie Motion
Movies are filmed at only 24 frames per second. This HDTV's advanced processing power delivers 120 frames per second, five times faster than ordinary movies. The resulting picture is smoother and has more visible detail than ever before possible.
Connect Your computer
Have you ever wanted to share your favorite pictures or videos from your computer on a big screen TV? The Alpha Series TVs include an RGB input so you can hook your computer directly to the big screen.
Energy Saving Design
Rest easy. All of the UltraVision LCD TVs are energy efficient and ENERGY STAR® qualified.
Experience more vivid colors than standard HDTV
Experience colors that are more realistic than ever before possible.
The ULTRAVISION remote is preprogrammed to easily operate compatible cable or satellite tuners, DVD players, VCRs and AV Receivers.
Optimize Your Viewing
The lightweight, elegant design easily swivels to provide multiple viewing positions.
Ultra Clear Picture
The Hitachi antiglare screen eliminates reflections so you can enjoy your HDTV without unwanted distractions.
Hitachi's state of the art video processor is a supercomputer dedicated to video. Hitachi has over 50 years of experience in fine tuning television pictures and the PicturePerfect processor produces an exceptionally sharp, detailed and noise free image.
Fast Response Time
The Hitachi game mode optimizes the picture for great game playing speed and a clear picture.
The convenient headphone jack lets you listen to your TV without disturbing others.
Deep Rich Picture
Dynamic Contrast makes the whites whiter and the blacks blacker for a deep, rich picture.
SRS TruSurround HD™ is a suite of audio processing technologies that makes dialog more audible and envelops you in clear sound.
High Quality Sound
Dolby® Digital offers high quality sound with HDTV broadcasts and other sources.
Power Off Timer
Have you ever fallen asleep with the TV on? Hitachi’s sleep timer can automatically turn off your TV after a selected time of up to 3 hours.
Closed Captions Capability
When closed captions are available, dialog and sound descriptions can be added on screen in clear, easy to read text.
Energy Saving Modes
This HDTV includes several modes that are programmed to save energy.
Audio Performance Features