Sharp's LC-45GD4U is a breathtaking 45" HDTV LC-TV that can easily enhance the decor of any family room,living room or den. With a 16:9 aspect ratio, unbeatable resolution of 1920 x 1080 and vivid color purity, it is a nextgeneration TV to carry you into the high-definition future. The LC-45GD4U utilizes Sharp's proprietary Advanced Super View/Black TFT Panel, which provides levels of high brightness (450 cd/m2), an 800:1 contrast ratio, and wide viewing angles (170 degree x 170 degree). With a fully integrated HDTV tuner and CableCARD compatibility the LC-45GD4U is a complete state-of-the-art HDTV. This means you can ?plug and play? with any HDTV-capable Cable-TV system, with no need for a separate cable set-top box. The LC-45GD4U features an elegant new titanium design with detachable speakers to ensure the sound is as outstanding as the picture. In addition, the included table stand can be easily removed for wall mounting applications. Other features that distinguish the LC-45GD4U include: HDMI, DVI-I and 2 HD component video inputs; a PC Card slot which allows you to record and view still images and video on a PC Card; and the next generation of Sharp?s proprietary Quick Shoot video circuit, which enables fast response time of less than 12ms.
Next-Generation 16:9 LCD Panel from Sharp?s new state of-the-art Kameyama factory.Full HDTV Spec (1920 x 1080)displays HDTV program images in 1080p and is compatible with off-air (terrestrial), cable and satellite HDTV broadcasts.High Brightness (450 cd/m2) AQUOS Liquid Crystal Televisions are very bright. You can put them anywhere even near windows, doors or other light sources ? and the picture will still be vivid.High Contrast Ratio (800:1) provides incredible images whether you're watching dark or bright scenes.Wide Viewing Angles (170 degree H / 170 degree V) Sharp's viewing angles are so wide, you can view the TV clearly from anywhere in the room!Detachable Speakers / Included Table Stand are the ultimate in convenience!PC Card Slot lets you record and playback MPEG4 video and display JPEG still pictures with a PC card.Quick Shoot Sharp's proprietary fast response time video circuit.Built-in HDTV Tuner allows you to receive and display HDTV programs with no need for a separate DTV Decoder.
Panel Type*: 45" Active Matrix (a-si TFT) Advanced Super View LCDPixel Resolution: 1920 x 1080Video System: NTSCBrightness: 450 cd/m2Lamp Life**: 60,000 hrs.Viewing Angles: 170 degrees H / 170 degrees VAudio System: 10W + 10W (includes BBE with Mach 3 Bass)Receiving System: 8VSB / QAM / CableCARDContrast Ratio: 800:1Aspect Ratio: 16:9Response Time: Less than 12msColor Temperature Selectable: 13000 degrees K, 9500 degrees K, 8000 degrees K, 6500 degrees K, 5000 degrees K (values are approximate)View Modes: Sidebar, Smart Stretch, Stretch, Zoom,Dot by Dot (for PC), Normal (for PC)DVI Input: DVI-I InputHDMI Input HDMI: x 1HD Component Input: Y/Pr/Pb x 2CableCARD Slot: 68-pin PCMCIAS-Video Input: 4-pin DIN x 1Composite Video Input: RCA x 3Table Stand: IncludedPower Consumption: AC 260wS-Video Output: 4-pin DIN x 1Audio Inputs/Outputs Input: RCA L/R x 3Output: RCA L/R x 1ENERGY STAR*** TV Dimensions: (w x h x d) 49 61/64" x 28 24/32" x 12 2/32" (with stand and with speakers)42 43/64" x 28 24/32" x 12 2/32" (with stand and without speakers)49 61/64" x 25 13/32" x 4 8/32" (without stand and with speakers)42 43/64" x 25 13/32" x 3 29/32" (without stand and without speakers)TV Weight: 78.3 lbs. (with stand and with speakers)67.2 lbs. (with stand and without speakers)68.3 lbs. (without stand and with speakers)57.3 lbs. (without stand and without speakers)Limited Warranty: 1 year parts and laborNotes:* Actual screen size 44 17/32" measured diagonally.** The typical period of time after which the lamp's power output will have decreased by about half, given that the AQUOS is used continuously in a 25 degrees C room under standard lighting and brightness conditions.*** As an ENERGY STAR partner, Sharp has determined that this product meets the ENERGY STAR guidelines for energy efficiency. ENERGY STAR is a U.S. registered mark.