Panasonic TX-24CS500 vs Toshiba 24J1533

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Panasonic TX-24CS500
Toshiba 24J1533

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Reasons For

6 Reasons For
17% higher RMS rated power Edit
The Panasonic TX-24CS500 is a 6W RMS rated power TV. That's 1W higher than the Toshiba 24J1533 (5W). Read more

RMS rated power stands for Root Mean Square rated power and it is typically used to measure the power output of the audio element of the TV.

A higher RMS rated power means that the audio system on the TV is more powerful and will be able to play the audio at higher volumes. A higher RMS power may also result in better quality audio at normal volume levels.

Two HDMI ports Edit
The Panasonic TX-24CS500 is a two HDMI port TV, whereas the Toshiba 24J1533 only has one HDMI port. Read more

The HDMI ports quantity is the number of ports that the TV has that will accept a HDMI cable. HDMI is the most common type of cable used to connect modern TVs, DVD players, games consoles etc.

A greater number of HDMI ports will allow you to permanently connect more devices to the TV and will reduce the need to reach around the back of the TV to unplug and plug in cables when switching between devices.

2kWh lower annual energy consumption Edit
The Panasonic TX-24CS500 has an annual energy consumption of 24kWh, whereas the Toshiba 24J1533 is a 26kWh annual energy consumption TV (2kWh higher). Read more

The annual energy consumption is the total amount of energy that the TV will use over the course of a whole year, given typical usage levels.

A lower annual energy consumption means that it will cost less each year for you to run your TV.

10 shops are selling it
A greater number of shops increases the price competition amongst retailers for the product and also increases the chances of this TV remaining in stock.
Cheaper to run by £1.18
Over five years the Panasonic TX-24CS500 is £1.18 cheaper to run than the Toshiba 24J1533. Read more
Energy efficiency rating is superior
The Panasonic TX-24CS500 has an energy efficiency rating of "A+", whereas the Toshiba 24J1533 has a rating of "A+".
4 Reasons For
Common interface connection Edit
The Toshiba 24J1533 has a common interface connection, but the Panasonic TX-24CS500 does not. Read more

A common interface slot provides compatibility with pay-per-view cards.

A common interface slot allows you to install pay per view cards. For example Sky TV sell pay per cards for watching football and boxing and WWE Network sell cards for watching wrestling.

38mm thinner Edit
The Toshiba 24J1533 is a 21mm thick TV. That's 38mm thinner than the Panasonic TX-24CS500 (21mm). Read more

The depth of the TV is the thickness of the TV measured from the back of the TV to the front of the TV. Curved TVs will have quite a big depth as this dimension is measured from the back of the centre of the screen to the front of the edges of the screen.

A thinner TV has the advantage of appearing more elegant and will also mean that the TV will not stick out as much when mounted on a wall.

Cheaper by £43
The Toshiba 24J1533 costs £106.63, whereas the Panasonic TX-24CS500 is £149.99.
Energy efficiency rating is higher
The Toshiba 24J1533 has an energy efficiency rating of "A+", but the Panasonic TX-24CS500 has a rating of "A+".

Reasons Against

4 Reasons Against
Does not have a common interface connection Edit
The Panasonic TX-24CS500 does not have a common interface connection, however the Toshiba 24J1533 has a common interface connection. Read more

A common interface slot provides compatibility with pay-per-view cards.

A common interface slot allows you to install pay per view cards. For example Sky TV sell pay per cards for watching football and boxing and WWE Network sell cards for watching wrestling.

65% thicker Edit
The Panasonic TX-24CS500 has a thickness of 59mm. That's 38mm thicker than the Toshiba 24J1533 (21mm). Read more

The depth of the TV is the thickness of the TV measured from the back of the TV to the front of the TV. Curved TVs will have quite a big depth as this dimension is measured from the back of the centre of the screen to the front of the edges of the screen.

A thinner TV has the advantage of appearing more elegant and will also mean that the TV will not stick out as much when mounted on a wall.

More expensive by £43
The Panasonic TX-24CS500 is £43.36 more expensive than the Toshiba 24J1533.
Older by two months
The Panasonic TX-24CS500 is two months older than the Toshiba 24J1533.
5 Reasons Against
1W lower RMS rated power Edit
The Toshiba 24J1533 is a 5W RMS rated power TV. That's 1W lower than the Panasonic TX-24CS500 (5W). Read more

RMS rated power stands for Root Mean Square rated power and it is typically used to measure the power output of the audio element of the TV.

A higher RMS rated power means that the audio system on the TV is more powerful and will be able to play the audio at higher volumes. A higher RMS power may also result in better quality audio at normal volume levels.

Only one HDMI port Edit
The number of HDMI ports on the Toshiba 24J1533 is one, but the Panasonic TX-24CS500 only has two HDMI ports. Read more

The HDMI ports quantity is the number of ports that the TV has that will accept a HDMI cable. HDMI is the most common type of cable used to connect modern TVs, DVD players, games consoles etc.

A greater number of HDMI ports will allow you to permanently connect more devices to the TV and will reduce the need to reach around the back of the TV to unplug and plug in cables when switching between devices.

A bit higher annual energy consumption Edit
The Toshiba 24J1533 has an annual energy consumption of 26kWh, but the Panasonic TX-24CS500 is a 24kWh annual energy consumption TV (2kWh lower). Read more

The annual energy consumption is the total amount of energy that the TV will use over the course of a whole year, given typical usage levels.

A lower annual energy consumption means that it will cost less each year for you to run your TV.

Not as many stockists
The Toshiba 24J1533 is only stocked by 2 stores, however the Panasonic TX-24CS500 is stocked by 12 shops. Read more
Fewer numbers of sellers reduces the chances of the product remaining in stock and also reduces the price competition amongst retailers for this TV.
£1.18 more expensive to run over five years
The Toshiba 24J1533 costs £29.94 to run which is £1.18 more to run than the Panasonic TX-24CS500 over five years. Show assumptions.

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Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 27.24
Electricity cost - standby £ 1.52
Total running cost £ 28.76
Purchase price £ 149.99
Total cost of ownership £ 178.75
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Electricity cost - switched on £ 28.84
Electricity cost - standby £ 1.10
Total running cost £ 29.94
Purchase price £ 106.63
Total cost of ownership £ 136.57
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Energy Efficiency Class

Environmental Impact

0.14T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.14 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
4
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.15T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.15 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
4
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Display

Screen Size
24" 24"
3D Compatible
 3D compatible
Unknown - Click to provide data
Refresh Rate
100Hz Unknown - Click to provide data
Typical Contrast Ratio
 3000:1
 3000:1
BEST
Screen Shape
 Flat
 Flat
OLED Technology
 OLED technology
Unknown - Click to provide data
Motion Interpolation Frequency
Unknown - Click to provide data 100Hz
Motion Interpolation Technology
 AMR (Active Motion Rate)
 AMR (Active Motion Rate)
Response Time
Unknown - Click to provide data 8.5ms
Display Brightness
Unknown - Click to provide data 220 cd/m²
Dynamic Contrast Ratio
 18000:1
 18000:1
BEST
Display Resolution
 1366 x 768
 1366 x 768
Video Mode
 2160p
 1080i
 1080p
 720p
 576i
 576p
 480i
 480p
 2160p
 1080i
 1080p
 720p
 576i
 576p
 480i
 480p
BEST
Screen Format Adjustment
 16:9
 16:9
Display Diagonal
Unknown - Click to provide data 61cm
Horizontal Viewing Angle
176° 176°
Graphics Resolution
 1366 х 768
 1366 х 768
Vertical Viewing Angle
176° 176°

TV Tuner

Digital Signal Format System
 DVB
 DVB-T
 DVB-T2
 DVB-C
 DVB
 DVB-T
 DVB-T2
 DVB-C
Tuner
 Analog
 Analog
Analog Signal Format System
 PAL
 PAL B
 PAL BG
 PAL D
 PAL DK
 PAL I
 SECAM
 SECAM B
 SECAM B/G
 SECAM D
 SECAM D/K
 SECAM L
 NTSC
 NTSC 4.43
 PAL
 PAL B
 PAL BG
 PAL D
 PAL DK
 PAL I
 SECAM
 SECAM B
 SECAM B/G
 SECAM D
 SECAM D/K
 SECAM L
 NTSC
 NTSC 4.43

Smart TV

Smart TV Features
 Smart TV features
Unknown - Click to provide data
Internet Browser
 Internet browser
Unknown - Click to provide data

Audio

RMS Rated Power
6W
BEST
5W
Loudspeaker
2 2
Built-In Speaker
 Built-in speaker
 Built-in speaker

Ports & Interfaces

Headphone Output Port
1 1
S-Video Input Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Common Interface Plus
 Common interface plus
 Common interface plus
Common Interface Connection
 Common interface connection
 Common interface connection
BEST
Ethernet LAN Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
SCART Port
1 1
Digital Audio Optical Out Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
PC Audio in Port
Unknown - Click to provide data
 PC Audio in port
Composite Video in Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Component Video in Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
USB 2.0 Port
1 1
DVI Port
 DVI port
 DVI port
PC in Port
 PC in port
Unknown - Click to provide data
HDMI Port
2
BEST
1
Audio in Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Audio Return Channel (ARC)
 Audio Return Channel (ARC)
Unknown - Click to provide data

Networking

WiFi Connection
 WiFi connection
Unknown - Click to provide data
Ethernet LAN Connection
 Ethernet LAN connection
Unknown - Click to provide data

Management Features

On/off Timer
Unknown - Click to provide data
 On/off timer
Picture and Picture
 Picture and Picture
Unknown - Click to provide data
Smart Mode
 Game
 Game
Electronic Programme Guide
 Electronic programme guide
 Electronic programme guide
OSD Language
26 Unknown - Click to provide data
Hotel Mode
 Hotel mode
Unknown - Click to provide data

Performance

Video Format
 MP4
 WMV
 AVI
 FLV
 3GP
 MKV
 VOB
 M4V
 TS
 3GPP
 VRO
 MP4
 WMV
 AVI
 FLV
 3GP
 MKV
 VOB
 M4V
 TS
 3GPP
 VRO
Audio Format
 FLAC
 MP3
 WAV
 WMA
 AAC++
 FLAC
 MP3
 WAV
 WMA
 AAC++
Image Format
 JPG
 JPG
Teletext Function
 Teletext function
 Teletext function
Local Dimming
 Local dimming
Unknown - Click to provide data
Stored Teletext Page
1,000 pages 1,000 pages

Design

LED Indicator
Unknown - Click to provide data
 LED indicator
Colour
 Black
 Black
Mercury Content
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.1mg
Peak Luminance Ratio
Unknown - Click to provide data 87%

Ergonomics

VESA Mounting Interface
 75 x 75
 75 x 75
On/off Switch
 On/off switch
 On/off switch
VESA Mounting
Unknown - Click to provide data
 VESA mounting

Power

Typical Power Consumption
17W
BEST
18W
Standby Power Consumption
0.25W 0.18W
BEST
Energy Efficiency Class
 A+
 A+
Power Consumption in Power Save Mode
0.25W Unknown - Click to provide data
Annual Energy Consumption
24kWh
BEST
26kWh
AC Input Voltage
 20-24
 20-24
AC Input Frequency
 50
 50
Maximum Power Consumption
42W
BEST
45W
Input Voltage
 240
 220
 220 - 240
 240
 220
 220 - 240

Certificates

DLNA Certificate
 DLNA certificate
Unknown - Click to provide data

Weight & Dimensions

Thickness
59mm 21mm
BEST
Weight
4.5kg Unknown - Click to provide data
Package Weight
7kg Unknown - Click to provide data
Weight (with Stand)
5kg Unknown - Click to provide data
Height (with Stand)
409mm 380mm
BEST
Width (with Stand)
562mm 555mm
BEST
Height
344mm 345mm
Width
562mm 555mm
Packaging Height
410mm
BEST
418mm
Packaging Width
753mm 745mm
BEST

Packaging Content

Desktop Stand
 Desktop stand
Unknown - Click to provide data
Battery Included
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Battery included
Handheld Remote Control
 Handheld remote control
 Handheld remote control
Manual
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Manual

Other Features

Effective Viewing Area
Unknown - Click to provide data 521 x 293
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