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Hitachi America, Ltd.


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UltraThin LED
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MSRP $929

48" Class (47.61" Diagonal)

Available Fall 2012


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Simply the ultimate next generation HDTV. Light Emitting Diode (LED) is a highly efficient, environmentally friendly and mercury-free light source that delivers a brighter, more dazzling picture using less electricity than conventional designs.

Detailed Features

Picture Perfect

UltraThin LED

LED Edge Lighting
LED edge lighting enables a sleek, slim UltraThin profile.


1080p Perfected
This HDTV meets the highest HDTV resolution. 1920 pixels wide by 1080 pixels tall results in clearer details and smoother images.

3D at 120Hz

3D at 120Hz
Enhance your user experience with this Smart 3D HDTV with more brilliant color and depth.
By calculating new picture information at 120 frames per second, images are remarkably sharp and clear.


Pure Digital Input
HDMI® is the industry standard for the highest possible digital audio, video and data signals. This HDTV has 4 HDMI inputs for connecting your cable/satellite boxes, Blu-ray™ Disc players, computers, digital camcorders, gaming systems and more.

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Component Input
Component connections deliver vivid high definition video and offer a convenient solution for devices that don’t use HDMI® connectors.

anti glare

UltraClear Picture
The Hitachi anti-glare screen eliminates reflections so you can enjoy your HDTV without unwanted distractions.

picture pefect

Picture Perfect Processor
Hitachi's state-of-the-art video processor is a supercomputer dedicated to video. Hitachi has over 50 years of experience in fine tuning teleivision pictures and the PicturePerfect processor produces an exceptionally sharp, detailed and noise free image.

Advanced Sound

Dolby Digital

Super Sound Clarity
Dolby® Digital offers high quality sound with HDTV broadcasts and other sources.


Hearing Aid Mode
The hearing impaired can enjoy clearer sound without the use of hearing aids.

High Design

High Gloss Black Frame

High Gloss Black Frame
The high gloss black frame design is elegant and sophisticated.

Feature Rich


Instant Streaming Ready. With your unlimited membership watch TV shows & movies from Netflix

Vudu Apps

Vudu™ Apps
Vudu Apps brings the theater experience to your home with endless choices to HD movies there is to offer. All with the convenience of on-line streaming through your TV.

Vudu HD Movies

Vudu™ HD Movies
VUDU is the only on-demand movie service that delivers eye-popping 1080p quality video.


Users can stream through online YouTube videos.

Built-in Wi-Fi

Built-in Wi-Fi
The built-in Wi-Fi option allows users to connect wirelessly to an available home network without the mess of wires.


Lockable Picture Settings
PRO Mode allows you to customize picture tuning and lock in professionally calibrated settings.

Day Night timer

Custom Picture Memories
You can customize the picture for bright daytime settings and darker home theater settings and the built-in timer will automatically switch at your predetermined time.

Photo Viewer

USB Photo Viewer
Slide Show - View your compatible digital photos on-screen using the USB input on the side panel.

Game Mode

Fast Response Time
The Hitachi game mode optimizes the picture for great game playing speed and a clear picture.

PC Ready

Connect Your computer
Share your favorite pictures or videos on the big screen TV. All Hitachi TVs have RGB inputs and the HDMI® input is compatible with computer DVI outputs.

Sleep Timer

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 interval.

Closed Caption

Closed Captions Capability
When closed captions are available, dialogue and sound descriptions can be added on screen in clear, easy to read text.

Hitachi Quality

Mercury Free

Mercury Free
This TV is mercury free and eco-friendly.


Energy Saving Modes
This HDTV includes several modes that are programmed to save energy.

Energy Star

Energy Saving Design
Rest easy. All of the UltraVision LCD TVs are energy efficient and ENERGY STAR® qualified.

Detailed Specifications


  • UltraThin LED
  • High Gloss Black

Picture Performance

  • 48" Class (47.61" Diagonal) 1
  • Long Life LED Edgelight
  • 120Hz in 3D
  • 60Hz in 2D
  • 1080p Perfected (1920 x 1080)
  • Super-Clear Anti-Glare Screen
  • High Efficiency Liquid Crystal Display
  • High Brightness
  • UltraWide Viewing Angle
  • PicturePerfect Video Processor
  • Blue Only Mode
  • 3D Y/C Comb Filter
  • Custom White Balance
  • Game Mode
  • Dynamic Gamma
  • MPEG Noise Reduction
  • 3 Color Temperatures

Convenience Features

  • 3D Glasses (2 pairs)
  • Netflix®
  • Vudu™ Apps
  • Vudu™ HD Movies
  • YouTube™
  • Built-In Wi-Fi
  • PRO Mode Memories (2)
  • Day & Night Picture Memories w/ Timer
  • USB Inputs for Photo Viewer/
  • Movie Viewer/MP3 Player
  • PC Input: (RGB)
  • English / Spanish / French OSD
  • ATSC / NTSC / QAM tuner
  • 5 Aspect Modes
  • V-Chip Parental Control
  • Advanced Closed Caption
  • Sleep Timer: (10-120 Minutes)

Audio Performance Features

  • Dolby® Digital Plus
  • CONEQ™
  • CONEQ™ Hearing Aid Mode
  • 10W + 10W Stereo


  • (3) HDMI®
  • (1) Wideband Component Input
  • (1) Composite Video Input
  • (1) PC Input: (RGB D-sub 15)
  • (1) RGB/DVI Audio Input
  • (1) RF Antenna Input
  • (1) Digital Audio Output (Coaxial)
  • (2) USB Inputs
  • (1) LAN (Ethernet)


  • Resolution: 1080p (1920 x 1080)
  • Monitor Weight Without Stand: 40.79 lbs.
  • Weight With Stand: 47.41 lbs.
  • VESA® Compliant Mounting Points: 400x400
  • ENERGY STAR® Qualified
  • California CEC

Shipping Information

  • W: 47.80” H: 33.19” D: 5.94”
  • Shipping Weight: 55.13 lbs.

1 Screen size is measured diagonally.