Panasonic TX-40CX680 vs Panasonic TX-40DX700

Panasonic TX-40CX680
Panasonic TX-40DX700

Top Prices

Argos
Standard delivery: £6.95
Amazon UK
Standard delivery: £7.99
In stock
Hughes
Out of stock
Hughes
FREE Standard delivery
ao
FREE Standard delivery
Amazon UK
Standard delivery: £7.99
In stock
Electrical Discount Centre
Delivery unknown

Reasons For

2 Reasons For
£29 cheaper
The Panasonic TX-40CX680 costs £29.01 less than the Panasonic TX-40DX700.
Better energy efficiency rating
The energy efficiency rating of the Panasonic TX-40CX680 is "B", however the rating of the Panasonic TX-40DX700 is "B".
5 Reasons For
Faster motion interpolation frequency Edit
The Panasonic TX-40DX700 is a 1,400Hz motion interpolation frequency TV. That's 1,200Hz faster than the Panasonic TX-40CX680 (1,400Hz). Read more

The motion interpolation frequency is the frame rate which the TV is able to artificially create by inserting additional frames into the picture between the frames included in the original video source. Motion interpolation technology can sometimes create some unwanted side effects such glitches when the technology suddenly activates during an action scene. Most modern TVs will have an option to switch off the motion interpolation if it is not desired.

A faster motion interpolation frequency will result in smoother action scenes, less motion blur and a more life like image.

18% thinner Edit
The Panasonic TX-40DX700 has a thickness of 40mm, however the Panasonic TX-40CX680 is a 47mm thick TV (7mm thicker). 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.

Available from 31 shops
A greater number of retailers increases the price competition amongst retailers for this TV and also increases the chances of the product remaining in stock.
More popular
The Panasonic TX-40DX700 is a more popular choice amongst buyers. It ranks No. 1456 by sales volume in our TVs, whereas the Panasonic TX-40CX680 ranks No. 62411.
Superior energy efficiency rating
The energy efficiency rating of the Panasonic TX-40DX700 is "B", whereas the rating of the Panasonic TX-40CX680 is "B".

Reasons Against

5 Reasons Against
Hugely slower motion interpolation frequency Edit
The Panasonic TX-40CX680 is a 200Hz motion interpolation frequency TV. That's 1,200Hz slower than the Panasonic TX-40DX700 (1,400Hz). Read more

The motion interpolation frequency is the frame rate which the TV is able to artificially create by inserting additional frames into the picture between the frames included in the original video source. Motion interpolation technology can sometimes create some unwanted side effects such glitches when the technology suddenly activates during an action scene. Most modern TVs will have an option to switch off the motion interpolation if it is not desired.

A faster motion interpolation frequency will result in smoother action scenes, less motion blur and a more life like image.

Thicker Edit
Panasonic TX-40CX680 is 47mm thick, but the Panasonic TX-40DX700 is a 40mm thick TV (7mm thinner). 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.

Less retailers
Only 11 stores sells the Panasonic TX-40CX680, whereas 42 shops sell the Panasonic TX-40DX700. Read more
Smaller numbers of retailers reduces the price competition amongst retailers for this TV and also reduces the chances of the product remaining in stock.
One year older
The Panasonic TX-40CX680 is older than the Panasonic TX-40DX700 by one year.
Worse selling
The Panasonic TX-40CX680 ranks No. 62411 by sales volume, however the Panasonic TX-40DX700 ranks No. 1456.
1 Reason Against
£29 more expensive
The Panasonic TX-40DX700 is more expensive than the Panasonic TX-40CX680 by £29.01.

Date Released

21 months Ago 9 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ -
Electricity cost - standby £ -
Total running cost £ -
Electricity cost - switched on £ 134.60
Electricity cost - standby £ 3.04
Total running cost £ 137.64
Purchase price £ 469.00
Total cost of ownership £ 606.64
Details

Energy Efficiency Class

Environmental Impact

No data
0.68T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.68 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
18
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Display

Screen Size
40" 40"
HD Type
 4K Ultra HD
 4K Ultra HD
3D Compatible
 3D compatible
Unknown - Click to provide data
Refresh Rate
200Hz Unknown - Click to provide data
Screen Shape
 Flat
 Flat
Motion Interpolation Frequency
200Hz 1,400Hz
BEST
Motion Interpolation Technology
 BMR
 BMR
Dynamic Contrast Ratio
 Brilliant Contrast
 Brilliant Contrast
BEST
Video Mode
 2160p
 2160p
Screen Format Adjustment
 16:9
 16:9
Dynamic Contrast Ratio (marketing Name)
 Brilliant Contrast
 Brilliant Contrast
Display Diagonal
100cm 100cm
Horizontal Viewing Angle
176° Unknown - Click to provide data
Graphics Resolution
 3840 x 2160
 3840 x 2160
Vertical Viewing Angle
176° Unknown - Click to provide data
Display Technology
 LED
 LED
BEST

TV Tuner

Digital Signal Format System
 DVB
 DVB-T
 DVB-T2
 DVB-C
 DVB
 DVB-T
 DVB-T2
 DVB-C
Tuner
 Analog
 Analog

Smart TV

Smart TV Features
 Smart TV features
 Smart TV features
Internet Browser
 Internet browser
 Internet browser
HbbTV
Unknown - Click to provide data
 HbbTV
Video App
 NetFlix
 NetFlix
Operating System
 Firefox OS
 Firefox OS
Screen Mirroring
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Screen mirroring
My Home Screen
Unknown - Click to provide data
 My Home Screen

Audio

RMS Rated Power
20W 20W
Loudspeaker
2 2
Built-In Speaker
 Built-in speaker
 Built-in speaker
Sound Mode
 Standard
 Music
 Ambience
 Standard
 Music
 Ambience
Audio Decoder
 Dolby Digital
 Dolby Digital
Audio Decoding Technology
 Dolby Digital Plus
 Dolby Digital Plus

Ports & Interfaces

Headphone Output Port
1 1
Common Interface Plus
 Common interface plus
 Common interface plus
Common Interface Connection
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Common interface connection
Ethernet LAN Port
1 1
SCART Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Digital Audio Optical Out Port
1 1
Composite Video in Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Component Video in Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
USB 2.0 Port
2 2
DVI Port
 DVI port
Unknown - Click to provide data
HDCP Security Feature
 HDCP security feature
Unknown - Click to provide data
PC in Port
 PC in port
Unknown - Click to provide data
HDMI Port
3 3
Consumer Electronics Control
 VIERA Link
 VIERA Link
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Port
1 1
Common Interface Plus (CI+) Version
Unknown - Click to provide data 1.3

Networking

WiFi Connection
 WiFi connection
 WiFi connection
Bluetooth Connection
 Bluetooth connection
Unknown - Click to provide data
Ethernet LAN Connection
 Ethernet LAN connection
 Ethernet LAN connection
Network Browsing
 Network browsing
 Network browsing

Management Features

Smart Mode
 Normal
 True Cinema
 Custom
 Cinema
 Dynamic
 Normal
 True Cinema
 Custom
 Cinema
 Dynamic
On Screen Display
 On screen display
 On screen display
Electronic Programme Guide
 Electronic programme guide
 Electronic programme guide
On Screen Display Language
 DAN
 DUT
 GRE
 EST
 SLV
 BUL
 SER
 CZE
 NOR
 RUS
 ENG
 FIN
 FRE
 DEU
 LIT
 ITA
 POR
 ESP
 SWE
 TUR
 HUN
 CRO
 LAT
 MAC
 DAN
 DUT
 GRE
 EST
 SLV
 BUL
 SER
 CZE
 NOR
 RUS
 ENG
 FIN
 FRE
 DEU
 LIT
 ITA
 POR
 ESP
 SWE
 TUR
 HUN
 CRO
 LAT
 MAC
OSD Language
26 27
BEST
Picture and Text Management
 Picture and text management
Unknown - Click to provide data
Hotel Mode
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Hotel mode

Performance

Video Format
 MP4
 WMV
 AVI
 FLV
 3GP
 MKV
 VOB
 M4V
 TS
 3GPP
 VRO
 H.265
 PS
 MP4
 WMV
 AVI
 FLV
 3GP
 MKV
 VOB
 M4V
 TS
 3GPP
 VRO
 H.265
 PS
Audio Format
 FLAC
 MP3
 WAV
 WMA
 AAC++
 FLAC
 MP3
 WAV
 WMA
 AAC++
Image Format
 JPG
 JPG
Teletext Function
 Teletext function
 Teletext function
Game Mode
 Game mode
 Game mode
Local Dimming
 Local dimming
 Local dimming
Ambient Light Sensor
 Ambient light sensor
Unknown - Click to provide data
Voice Control
 Voice control
Unknown - Click to provide data
Processor Core
Unknown - Click to provide data 4
Stored Teletext Page
1,000 pages 1,000 pages
High Dynamic Range Imaging (HDRI)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 High dynamic range imaging (HDRI)

Design

Colour
 Black
 Black

Ergonomics

VESA Mounting Interface
 200 x 200
 200 x 200
On/off Switch
 On/off switch
 On/off switch
VESA Mounting
Unknown - Click to provide data
 VESA mounting

Power

Typical Power Consumption
Unknown - Click to provide data 84W
Standby Power Consumption
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.5W
Energy Efficiency Class
 B
 B
Annual Energy Consumption
Unknown - Click to provide data 117kWh
Power Consumption When Switched Off
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.3W
AC Input Voltage
 20-24
 20-24
AC Input Frequency
 50
 50

Certificates

DLNA Certificate
 DLNA certificate
 DLNA certificate
DLNA Specification
 DMS
 DMP
 DMR
 RUI 2.0
 DTCP-IP
 DMS
 DMP
 DMR
 RUI 2.0
 DTCP-IP

Weight & Dimensions

Thickness
47mm 40mm
BEST
Weight
11.5kg 11.5kg
Package Weight
17kg 16kg
BEST
Weight (with Stand)
13.5kg 12.5kg
BEST
Depth (with Stand)
202mm
BEST
203mm
Height (with Stand)
560mm 559mm
BEST
Width (with Stand)
904mm 895mm
BEST
Height
518mm 514mm
BEST
Width
904mm 895mm
BEST
Packaging Height
660mm 611mm
BEST
Packaging Width
1,302mm 1,223mm
BEST

Packaging Content

Handheld Remote Control
 Handheld remote control
 Handheld remote control
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