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29 Reasons For
Good High Def TV
A number of Panasonic TX-40DX600 owners said that the Panasonic TX-40DX600 was good at displaying high definition TV. This year Bru Bru said in their review “Excellent HD Freeview picture”. Josh W mentioned in his review of this TVs on Amazon this month “The Panasonic TX-49DX600B 4K Ultra HD does almost everything I want”. Josh W also mentioned “The Panasonic TX-49DX600B is a high quality 49inch 4K (Ultra HD 3840x2160 resolution) TV”.
Good Product Quality
A number of Panasonic TX-40DX600 reviewers who purchased this TVs considered that it was good quality. A few weeks ago Amazon Customer wrote in their review of the Panasonic TX-40DX600 “Amazing to, great picture and quality unit” and rated it 5 stars. This month Josh W said “The Panasonic TX-49DX600B is a high quality 49inch 4K (Ultra HD 3840x2160 resolution) TV” in his review of the Panasonic TX-40DX600. Josh W also wrote “Picture quality is very very good, almost excellent”.
The TX-40DX600 is a popular choice amongst customers who bought televisions in the last 3 months.
Good Picture Quality
Two Panasonic TX-40DX600 owners who bought it thought it had good picture quality. In August this year Josh W said “Picture quality is very very good, almost excellent”. Mr. M. E. Weaver wrote on Amazon “Picture quality is great especially in 4k”.
A few Panasonic TX-40DX600 owners who reviewed the product thought it had good colour saturation. In August Mssmith1 said “I found some on Amazon video (no need for the amazon fire tv anymore - the signal comes straight through the app) and the detail and colours are just astonishing”. Snushall123 said on Amazon in August this year “The vibrant colours and crisp picture are amazing”.
One Panasonic TX-40DX600 owner who bought the Panasonic TX-40DX600 considered that it was good for watching blu-ray discs. Richard W. Girdwood wrote “The LED is sharper – a full 1080p film (the new Star Wars on Blu-Ray @ 1080p24p) looks brilliant”.
Good Smart TV
Some customers who purchased the Panasonic TX-40DX600 considered that it was good for watching on demand TV. Josh W said on Amazon “Amazon Prime is quite quiet for some reason” in his Panasonic TX-40DX600 review and gave the product a rating of 80 out of 100. Mssmith1 gave it a rating of 99 out of 100 and mentioned on Amazon a few weeks ago “The user interface is super easy (kids love the dedicated netflix button on the remote!” in their review of this TVs.
Some customers who purchased the Panasonic TX-40DX600 concluded that it was good for watching YouTube on. Josh W and he mentioned in his review of the Panasonic TX-40DX600 in August this year “Good quality video sources are also very impressive looking and Amazon Prime, Netflix and YouTube 4K looks great”. Josh W also said “Speaker output is 20W (10W x 2) - which is loud enough for TV / Youtube etc.”.
A number of Panasonic TX-40DX600 owners who reviewed it mentioned that it was good for watching Freeview TV. Bru Bru wrote on Amazon “Excellent HD Freeview picture” in their review of this TVs. Pallus wrote this month “Then when you do select a channel, 2 huge Freeview Play icons inviting you to either return to the guide or go to catch-up TV appear”.
One person said in their reviews that the Panasonic TX-40DX600 was good for watching TV catchup services. In August this year Josh W mentioned in his review of this TVs on Amazon “Tv, VIERA link, Calendar, Browser, Amazon instant video, BBC iPlayer, ITV hub, All 4, Demand 5, Youtube, Recorded TV, BBC news, BBC sport, CHILI cinema, Accuweather”.
Easy to Use
A few people who bought it concluded that it was easy to setup. Bru Bru mentioned in August this year “The smart television side is also easy to set up and use” in their review of this TVs and gave this TVs a rating of 5 stars. Snushall123 said on Amazon this month “Very easy to set up”.
One Panasonic TX-40DX600 reviewer concluded that the product was comfortable and easy to hold. Pallus gave the Panasonic TX-40DX600 a score of 80 out of 100 and said in their review on Amazon “It takes a while to find a comfortable setting (default contrast is 100%!”.
One person who reviewed the Panasonic TX-40DX600 concluded that it was easy to use. This year Josh W mentioned “The rest of the remote is easy to use” in his Panasonic TX-40DX600 review.
One Panasonic TX-40DX600 owner who reviewed it concluded that it had a good interface. Mssmith1 rated this TVs 99 out of 100 and mentioned in their review “The user interface is super easy (kids love the dedicated netflix button on the remote!”.
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Good Standard Def TV
Five Panasonic TX-40DX600 reviewers who bought this TVs considered that it was good at displaying standard definition TV. Only Me rated it 80 out of 100 and wrote in August “It does this perfectly and SD doesn't look too bad either” in their review. Also in August Pallus scored it 4 stars and said on Amazon “Most TV is still broadcast in SD so although less exciting than HD or UHD it's still possibly the most important format image-wise”. Pallus also said “They all look great in SD”.
A few Panasonic TX-40DX600 owners wrote that it had good technical guidance. This year Josh W mentioned in his review of the Panasonic TX-40DX600 “You also need to read the full manual to find this information out, as it isn't included in the quick start”. Richard W. Girdwood said a few weeks ago “The TV will walk you through a quick set up and guide to its features” in his review of the Panasonic TX-40DX600. Richard W. Girdwood also wrote “The Apps Store cover most the basics you might need (Netflix, Amazon, BBC.) TV Guide is miles better than the awful one on the plasma”.
Good Sound Quality
Several Panasonic TX-40DX600 owners who reviewed it concluded that it had good sound quality. This year Mr. M. E. Weaver mentioned on Amazon “Sounds are good, though bass is a little weak even with boost on” in their review of this TVs. Mr. M. E. Weaver also mentioned “The sound is clear enough for my slightly hard of hearing ears not to need subtitles quite as often”. Mssmith1 rated it 99 out of 100 and mentioned on Amazon in August this year “Sound is great” in their Panasonic TX-40DX600 review.
4K Ultra HD HD Type
The highest display resolution of the TX-40DX600 is 4K Ultra HD. That's over four times the display resolution of the most frequently found HD type of Full HD. 4K Ultra HD TVs have a resolution of 3840 x 2160 pixels.
This TV's display resolution (4K Ultra HD) is in fact the best display resolution amongst all recently released similar spec TVs.
Amongst similar types of TV the worst display resolution is HD Ready.
4K Ultra HD TVs have a resolution of 3840 x 2160 pixels.
We compared all the other 4K Ultra HD TVs to this TV and we think a cheaper TV such as the Samsung UE40KU6000[plb_3406777_price] or you might consider a better rated TV such as the Philips 43PUS6101[plb_3409438_price], and the LG 49UH620[plb_3406077_price] are also worth considering.
One customer said that it was thin. Richard W. Girdwood said on Amazon “Massively lighter, thinner and with a less intrusive bezel” in his review. One person mentioned in their reviews that it was a good depth. Pallus said in their review of the Panasonic TX-40DX600 this month “Pretty pictures, though and good depth of textures”.
One person who reviewed it reckoned that it was tight. In August this year Only Me mentioned on Amazon “The viewing angle is very tight”.
Several Panasonic TX-40DX600 reviewers who reviewed it agreed that it was good value for money. A few weeks ago Mr. M. E. Weaver mentioned “For the money this is an excellent product and I'm happy with it overall” however despite that only rated the product 3 stars. Snushall123 wrote in their review of this TVs “This is a great TV - price, size and quality”.
Some people concluded that it was a bargain for the price. Louize said in August this year “All the upgraded settings just make everything you watch look like a cheap production”.
Good Remote Control
A few Panasonic TX-40DX600 owners who purchased it concluded that it had a good remote control. Josh W wrote on Amazon “The rest of the remote is easy to use” in his review of this TVs. Pallus mentioned on Amazon this year “The remote is mostly fine”.
Average User Reviews
On average, based on 12 user reviews this television has an overall user rating of 78%.
One Panasonic TX-40DX600 reviewer who reviewed it thought it was good looking. In August this year Pallus gave the Panasonic TX-40DX600 a score of 4 stars and said on Amazon “Pretty pictures, though and good depth of textures” in their review.
One Panasonic TX-40DX600 owner thought it was smooth. This year Only Me wrote “Movement is smooth though” and gave the product a score of 4 stars.
Acceptable Noise Level
One customer who reviewed this TVs mentioned that it was quiet. Josh W said on Amazon this month “Amazon Prime is quite quiet for some reason”. One Panasonic TX-40DX600 owner said that this TVs was noisy. Josh W said this year “Speaker output is 20W (10W x 2) - which is loud enough for TV / Youtube etc.” in his review of this TVs.
Two Panasonic TX-40DX600 owners said in their reviews that the product was wifi compatible. Mssmith1 mentioned in their review of the Panasonic TX-40DX600 on Amazon “Plug in the Sky box through one of 3 HDMI ports and connect to wifi (as easy as putting in your network password)”. This month Only Me scored it 4 stars and wrote “It keeps a good stable WiFi connection to my Plusnet router” in their Panasonic TX-40DX600 review.
Just Released Six Months Ago
Panasonic only released the TX-40DX600 six months ago. Newer televisions like this one are likely to have better features.
We checked 1,209 expert and user reviews for Panasonic TVs and found that on average Panasonic has good ratings compared to other manufacturers. We also found that Panasonic has good ratings specifically within its mid-size TVs range.
The TX-40DX600 is Smart TV, as are most of the other mid-size TVs that have been on the market for the last year.
We compared this television to all the other Smart TV televisions and we think because of it's better review score, the LG 40UH630[plb_3355371_price], the Samsung HG40EE690[plb_3713296_price], and the Sony KDL-32WD755[plb_3670346_price] is also worth considering.
Has a WiFi Connection
The Panasonic TX-40DX600 has a WiFi connection. Most of the other comparable spec TVs that have been around for a similar time to the TX-40DX600 also have a WiFi connection.
There are a number of alternative televisions with a WiFi connection currently available that you might want to consider including because of it's better review score, the LG 40UH630[plb_3355371_price], the Samsung HG40EE690[plb_3713296_price], or the Sony KDL-32WD755[plb_3670346_price].
2160p Video Mode
The TX-40DX600 supports a 2160p video mode which is better than the 1080p video mode supported by most mid-size TVs that are a comparable age to it.
A 2160p video mode is in fact the best supported video mode amongst all latest similar spec televisions.
A 480i video mode is the worst supported video mode across similar types of television.
Supports One Image Format
The number of image formats supported by the Panasonic TX-40DX600 is more than most mid-size TVs that are a comparable age to it. This television supports a JPG image format, which is the most commonly supported image format supported by TVs that were released in the last year.
Quite High RMS Rated Power
With an RMS rated power of 20 Watts, the TX-40DX600 has a fairly high RMS rated power compared to most of the other mid-size TVs that have been available for around the same time as the TX-40DX600. The lowest RMS rated power of TVs that were released around the same time as the TX-40DX600 is 5W, the highest is 60W, and the average RMS rated power is 18W.
Fairly Fast Motion Interpolation Frequency
The TX-40DX600 has a quite fast motion interpolation frequency (800 hertz) compared to most of the other mid-size TVs that were released in the last 12 months. Across all the latest mid-size TVs the motion interpolation frequencies range from 50Hz to 1,800Hz, and the average motion interpolation frequency is 300Hz.
Has Three Sound Modes
The number of sound modes found on the TX-40DX600 is more than most recently released TVs. The most frequently found sound mode is Custom, but this sound mode is not found on this television. The sound modes Ambience, Music and Standard are also found on this TV.
Has Five Smart Modes
The TX-40DX600 has a greater number of smart modes than most comparable spec TVs that were launched in the last 12 months. The most frequently found smart mode is Store, but this smart mode is not found on this TV. The smart modes Cinema, Custom, Dynamic, Normal and True Cinema are also found on this Panasonic television.
Supports Four Audio Formats
The number of audio formats supported by the Panasonic TX-40DX600 is more than most latest TVs. The most frequently supported audio format is AAC++, but this audio format is not supported by this television. The audio formats AAC, FLAC, WAV and WMA are also supported by this Panasonic TV.
At only 49 millimeters, the Panasonic TX-40DX600 has a quite thin thickness compared to most of the other TVs that were launched in the last year. Latest televisions have thicknesses of between 7.1mm and 99mm, and the average thickness is 69mm.
If you would consider a TV with a thicker thickness then you might want to look at the Samsung UE40KU6400[plb_3319531_price] (54.6mm) which is also cheaper.
7 Reasons Against
Inferior Technical Features
One customer who reviewed this TVs thought it did not have good features. In August this year Josh W wrote on Amazon “Recording features aren't as advanced as a YouView box” in his review.
Not 3D Compatible
Like most of the other mid-size TVs that came out in the last year, the TX-40DX600 is not 3D compatible.
Does Not Have a Built-In Camera
The Panasonic TX-40DX600 does not have a built-in camera. Most of the other new comparable spec televisions also do not have a built-in camera.
Does Not Feature OLED Technology
The TX-40DX600 does not feature OLED technology, although it is worth noting that most of the other recently released similar spec TVs also do not feature OLED technology.
We compared all the other televisions which also feature OLED technology to this TV and we think the Philips 43PUH4900[plb_3151181_price] which is also higher rated is also worth considering.
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Only One USB 2.0 Port
The Panasonic TX-40DX600 is a one USB 2.0 port TV.
Latest mid-size TVs have weights of between 1kg and 36kg. At 12 kilograms, the Panasonic TX-40DX600 is quite heavy compared to most of the other mid-size TVs that are a comparable age to the TX-40DX600.
Fairly High Power Consumption When Switched Off
With a power consumption when switched off of 0.5 Watts, the TX-40DX600 has a fairly high power consumption when switched off compared to most of the other new comparable spec TVs. New televisions have power consumptions when switched off of between 0.01W and 0.5W, and the average power consumption when switched off is 0.31W.
1 Other reason to consider the Panasonic TX-40DX600
Running Costs Are OK
The efficiency rating of this TV is B, and the average 5 year running cost of the TX-40DX600 is £112 based on typical energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 332 mid-size TVs that were launched in the last year.
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