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Panasonic TX-40CX700
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Panasonic TX-40CX700

40" 800Hz Mar 2015
Screen Size HD Type 3D Compatible Refresh Rate Release Date
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18 Reasons For

Good Expert Reviews

This Panasonic TV received a rating of 80% from expert review site whathifi.com.

Easy to Use

A number of Panasonic TX-40CX700 owners mentioned in their reviews that it was easy to use. Last year expert review site Whathifi.com mentioned in their Panasonic TX-40CX700 review “Even so, you won't find many TV sets under a grand that are such a pleasure to watch and to use”. Whathifi.com also mentioned “Pleasure to use”.

One customer mentioned in their reviews that it was easy to handle. Last year Whathifi.com gave it a score of 4 stars and wrote “Motion handling could be better” in their review.

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Good High Def TV

A few Panasonic TX-40CX700 owners said in their reviews that the product was good at displaying high definition TV. Whathifi.com said last year “Ultra HD et mise l'chelle”. Whathifi.com also wrote “Rozdzielczo Ultra HD”.

Nice Design

One person who bought this TV said that it was a good design. Whathifi.com wrote “Slick design” in their review.

Good Picture Quality

One Panasonic TX-40CX700 reviewer who reviewed the Panasonic TX-40CX700 reckoned that it had good picture quality.

Good Product Quality

One customer reckoned that the product was good quality. In October last year Whathifi.com said “Great picture quality and features for the money”.

Good Technical Features

One Panasonic TX-40CX700 owner mentioned that it had good features.

Panasonic Has Good Television Reviews

Panasonic has good average reviews for its 4K and 8K TVs as well as across its entire television range compared to other brands.

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3D Compatible

The TX-40CX700 is 3D compatible, which is unusual. Most of the other TVs of this spec and age are not 3D compatible.

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Supports Smart TV Features

Like most of the other similar spec televisions that have been around for more than a year, the TX-40CX700 supports smart TV features.

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Has a WiFi Connection

has a WiFi connection

Like most of the other TVs that were released more than a year ago, the TX-40CX700 has a WiFi connection.

Alternative televisions with a WiFi connection currently available which you might also want to consider include the Samsung UN60JU6500[plb_3066875_price] which has better reviews.

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LED Display Technology

The display technology of this television is LED, which is typical of many TVs that have been available for around the same time as it.

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2160p Video Mode

This television supports a 2160p video mode, which is the most commonly supported video mode on TVs of this age and spec.

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Supports Five Audio Formats

The number of audio formats supported by the TX-40CX700 is more than most 4K and 8K TVs that have been available for more than a year. This Panasonic TV supports an MP3 audio format, which is the most commonly supported audio format supported by 4K and 8K TVs that have been on the market for around the same time as the TX-40CX700. The audio formats "AAC", "FLAC", "WAV" and "WMA" are also supported by this TV.

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Very Low Average Power Consumption

The average average power consumption of 4K and 8K TVs that were released more than a year ago is 110W. The TX-40CX700 has one of the lower average power consumption (only 74 Watts) amongst 4K and 8K TVs of this age.

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Has Three Smart Modes

The number of smart modes found on the Panasonic TX-40CX700 is more than most televisions that came out around the same time as it. This Panasonic television has a Game smart mode, which is the most frequently found smart mode found on TVs of this age and type. The smart modes "Cinema" and "Dynamic" are also found on this TV.

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Very Light

At only 10.5 kilograms, the TX-40CX700 is fairly light compared to most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that have been available for around the same time as the TX-40CX700. Across all the similar spec TVs that have been on the market for a comparable time to the TX-40CX700 the weights range from 1.1kg to 98kg, and the average weight is 20kg.

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Quite Thin

With a thickness of only 46 millimeters, the TX-40CX700 has a fairly thin thickness compared to most of the other similar spec TVs that were launched more than a year ago. The thinnest thickness of comparable spec televisions that have been on the market for around the same time as the TX-40CX700 is 11mm and the thickest is 100mm.

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5 Reasons Against

Poor Smart TV Features

One Panasonic TX-40CX700 reviewer said that it was not good for watching Freeview TV. Whathifi.com mentioned in their review “Freeview Play delayed”.

Does Not Have a Built-In Camera

Like most of the other similar spec televisions that have been on the market for a comparable time to the TX-40CX700, the TX-40CX700 does not have a built-in camera.

We compared this TV to all the other TVs with a built-in camera and we think the LG 105UC9[plb_2828825_price], or the Samsung UN88JS9500[plb_3186351_price] which also has a higher rating is also worth considering.

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Only Supports Two Image Formats

The TX-40CX700 has a greater number of image formats than most 4K and 8K TVs that were released around the same time as it. This TV supports a JPG image format, which is the most commonly supported image format supported by TVs of a similar spec and age to the TX-40CX700. The image format "MPO" is also supported by this Panasonic TV.

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Does Not Feature OLED Technology

Most televisions of this spec and age do not feature OLED technology. The TX-40CX700 is no exception to this as it too does not feature OLED technology.

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Only Supports Eleven Video Formats

The TX-40CX700 has a greater number of video formats than most TVs of a similar type and age to it. This TV supports an AVI video format, which is the most frequently supported video format supported by televisions that have been around for more than a year. The video formats "3GPP", "AVCHD", "FLV", "M4V", "MKV", "MP4", "TS", "VOB", "VRO" and "WMV" are also supported by this television.

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4 Other reasons to consider the Panasonic TX-40CX700

4K Ultra HD HD Type

4K Ultra HD HD type

The display resolution of this TV is 4K Ultra HD, which is the most commonly found HD type on 4K and 8K TVs that came out around the same time as it. 4K Ultra HD TVs have a resolution of 3840 x 2160 pixels.

4K Ultra HD TVs have a resolution of 3840 x 2160 pixels.

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Average Running Costs

The energy efficiency rating of this TV is B. The TX-40CX700 has an average running cost of £122 over 5 years based on average energy prices and usage levels, which is typical compared to the other 435 4K and 8K TVs that have been around for more than a year.

Released Over a Year Ago

This television was released over a year ago.

Average Refresh Rate

With a refresh rate of 800 hertz, the Panasonic TX-40CX700 has a pretty typical refresh rate compared to most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that were released more than a year ago.

If you want a faster refresh rate then you might want to look at the Panasonic TX-60CX750[plb_2798539_price] (1,000Hz) which is also higher rated.

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Specification

Display
Screen Size
HD Type
3D Compatible
Refresh Rate
3D Type
Screen Shape
OLED Technology
Motion Interpolation Frequency
Motion Interpolation Technology
Dynamic Contrast Ratio
Display Resolution
Video Mode
Screen Format Adjustment
Aspect Ratio
Dynamic Contrast Ratio (marketing Name)
Display Diagonal
Horizontal Viewing Angle
Graphics Resolution
Vertical Viewing Angle
Display Technology
TV Tuner
Digital Signal Format System
Tuner
Smart TV
Smart TV Features
Internet Browser
Video App
Operating System
Audio
RMS Rated Power
Loudspeaker
Built-In Speaker
Dolby Technology
Sound Mode
Audio Decoder
Audio Decoding Technology
Ports & Interfaces
Headphone Output Port
Common Interface Plus
Common Interface Connection
Ethernet LAN Port
SCART Port
Digital Audio Optical Out Port
Composite Video in Port
Component Video in Port
USB 2.0 Port
USB 3.0 Port
DVI Port
HDCP Security Feature
PC in Port
HDMI Port
Consumer Electronics Control
Audio Return Channel (ARC)
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Port
Networking
WiFi Connection
Internet Browser
Bluetooth Connection
Ethernet LAN Connection
Network Browsing
Management Features
Smart Mode
On Screen Display
Electronic Programme Guide
On Screen Display Language
OSD Language
Picture and Text Management
Hotel Mode
Performance
Memory Card
Integrated Card Reader
Video Format
Audio Format
Image Format
Teletext Function
Game Mode
Local Dimming
Ambient Light Sensor
Voice Control
Stored Teletext Page
Design
Colour
Ergonomics
On/off Switch
VESA Mounting
Power
Typical Power Consumption
Standby Power Consumption
Energy Efficiency Class
Input Frequency
Average Power Consumption
Annual Energy Consumption
AC Input Voltage
AC Input Frequency
Input Voltage
Certificates
DLNA Certificate
Weight & Dimensions
Thickness
Weight
Package Weight
Weight (with Stand)
Depth (with Stand)
Height (with Stand)
Width (with Stand)
Height
Width
Packaging Height
Packaging Width
Packaging Content
Battery Included
Handheld Remote Control
Quick Start Guide
Manual

Expert Reviews

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25 November 2015

That, along with the ordinary contrast, is where Panasonic loses a star. Even so, you won't find many TV sets under a grand that are such a pleasure to watch and to use.This isn't quite the...

Good amount of detail
Nuanced colour palette
Pleasure to use
Great picture quality and features for the money
The Firefox OS is very good
Contrast could be better defined
Uneven backlight on our sample
Motion handling could be better
Some minor backlight flaws
3D lacks detail

Running Cost

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Electricity cost when switched on £118.58
Electricity cost when on standby £3.04
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Total running cost over 5 years £121.62
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Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.6 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
16
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant 16 tree seedlings and grow them for 10 years.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers panasonic tx40cx700, panasonic tx40cx700e
Barcodes 05025232812059

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