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50" Flat Mar 2015
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17 Reasons For

One Industry Award

One expert review site concluded that they would endorse this television. Trusted Reviews gave this TV a "Recommended" award.

Expert Reviews Are Excellent

TV expert review site Trusted Reviews scored this TV 90%. That puts this television in the top 12% of all the TVs of this age and spec.

Easy to Use

One Panasonic TX-50CX680 reviewer said that it was easy to handle. A few weeks ago Trusted Reviews said “Motion handling could be better” in their Panasonic TX-50CX680 review and scored the Panasonic TX-50CX680 5 stars. One Panasonic TX-50CX680 reviewer wrote in their reviews that the Panasonic TX-50CX680 had a good interface. Trusted Reviews said a few weeks ago “Speedy, userfriendly interface” in their review.

Reasonably Priced

One customer who reviewed it considered that it was good value for money. This year Trusted Reviews gave the product a score of 5 stars and mentioned “Superb value for money” in their review.

Good Remote Control

One Panasonic TX-50CX680 reviewer who purchased it considered that it had a good remote control. Trusted Reviews scored it 5 stars and said in December “Netflix button on the remote easy to press accidentally”.

Nice Design

One Panasonic TX-50CX680 reviewer who reviewed the product considered that it was smooth. This year Trusted Reviews wrote “Smooth motion”.

Good Picture Quality

One Panasonic TX-50CX680 owner considered that this TV had good colour saturation. Trusted Reviews wrote in their Panasonic TX-50CX680 review this year “Bright, punchy colours” .

Panasonic TVs Have Good Reviews

4K and 8K TVs produced by Panasonic have good reviews on average compared to other manufacturers. We also checked the reviews for all TVs (not just 4K and 8K TVs) and found that Panasonic also has good reviews across its entire range.

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Supports Smart TV Features

The Panasonic TX-50CX680 supports smart TV features, as do most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that were released more than a year ago.

There are a number of other TVs which support smart TV features currently available which you might want to consider including the Panasonic TX-55CX680[plb_2800952_price], or the LG 55UF770[plb_2840079_price] which has better reviews; or the LG 60UF850[plb_2805518_price] which is cheaper.

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Has a WiFi Connection

has a WiFi connection

The TX-50CX680 has a WiFi connection. Most of the other TVs of this type and age also have a WiFi connection.

We think you might also be interested in some of the alternative TVs with a WiFi connection currently available including the Panasonic TX-55CX680[plb_2800952_price], or the LG 55UF770[plb_2840079_price] which has better reviews; or the LG 60UF850[plb_2805518_price] which is cheaper.

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LED Display Technology

The display technology of this television is LED, which is typical of many TVs of this age and spec.

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2160p Video Mode

This TV supports a 2160p video mode, which is typical of many comparable spec TVs that are a similar age to it.

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Supports Eleven Video Formats

The Panasonic TX-50CX680 has a greater number of video formats than most TVs of a comparable spec and age to it. This Panasonic television supports an AVI video format, which is the most commonly supported video format supported by televisions of a comparable age and type to the TX-50CX680. The video formats "3GPP", "FLV", "H.265", "M4V", "MKV", "MP4", "TS", "VOB", "VRO" and "WMV" are also supported by this television.

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Very Low Average Power Consumption

The TX-50CX680 has one of the lower average power consumption (only 84 Watts) amongst 4K and 8K TVs of this age. The average power consumption of TVs that are a similar age to the TX-50CX680 range from 68W to 170W.

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Supports Five Audio Formats

The number of audio formats supported by the TX-50CX680 is more than most TVs of this type and age. This television supports an MP3 audio format, which is the most frequently supported audio format supported by televisions of a comparable spec and age to the TX-50CX680. The audio formats "AAC", "FLAC", "WAV" and "WMA" are also supported by this Panasonic television.

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Features One Video App

The number of video apps featured on the TX-50CX680 is more than most televisions of this type and age. This television features a NetFlix video app, which is the most frequently featured video app featured on similar spec TVs that were launched around the same time as the TX-50CX680.

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Quite Thin

Across all the TVs of a similar type and age to the TX-50CX680 the thicknesses range from 11mm to 100mm. The TX-50CX680 has a quite thin thickness (only 47 millimeters) compared to most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that have been on the market for a similar time to the TX-50CX680.

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5 Reasons Against

Not 3D Compatible

Most similar spec televisions that were released around the same time as the TX-50CX680 are not 3D compatible. The Panasonic TX-50CX680 is no exception to this as it too is not 3D compatible.

If you are looking for a TV that is 3D compatible then you might want to look at the LG 60UF850[plb_2805518_price] which is also cheaper.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Camera

The TX-50CX680 does not have a built-in camera, although it is worth noting that most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that have been on the market for around the same time as the TX-50CX680 also do not have a built-in camera.

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Only Supports One Image Format

The TX-50CX680 has a greater number of image formats than most 4K and 8K TVs that have been on the market for more than a year. This television supports a JPG image format, which is the most frequently supported image format supported by televisions of a similar age and type to the TX-50CX680.

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Does Not Feature OLED Technology

The TX-50CX680 does not feature OLED technology. Most of the other similar spec televisions that have been around for more than a year also do not feature OLED technology.

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Very Slow Motion Interpolation Frequency

The average motion interpolation frequency of similar spec TVs that have been around for a comparable time to the TX-50CX680 is 800Hz. At only 200 hertz, the TX-50CX680 has a quite slow motion interpolation frequency compared to most of the other TVs of a comparable spec and age to the TX-50CX680.

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4 Other reasons to consider the Panasonic TX-50CX680

4K Ultra HD HD Type

4K Ultra HD HD type

The display resolution of this TV is 4K Ultra HD, which is typical of many TVs of a comparable spec and age to 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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OK Running Costs

The efficiency rating of this TV is A. Based on typical usage levels and energy prices we estimate that the TX-50CX680 will cost £138 over 5 years to run, which is typical compared to the other 435 televisions of this type and age.

Released Over a Year Ago

Panasonic released the TX-50CX680 over a year ago.

Average Refresh Rate

With a refresh rate of 200 hertz, the Panasonic TX-50CX680 has a relatively average refresh rate compared to most of the other TVs of a similar age and spec to the TX-50CX680.

We think you might also be interested in some of the alternative 200Hz refresh rate TVs currently available including the Panasonic TX-55CX680[plb_2800952_price] which has better reviews.

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Specification

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Internet Browser
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Audio Decoder
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Headphone Output Port
Common Interface Plus
Ethernet LAN Port
SCART Port
Digital Audio Optical Out Port
Component Video in Port
USB 2.0 Port
HDMI Port
Audio Return Channel (ARC)
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Port
Networking
WiFi Connection
Ethernet LAN Connection
Network Browsing
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Electronic Programme Guide
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Teletext Function
Local Dimming
Voice Control
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Special Features

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4 January 2016

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What is the Panasonic TX-50CX680? The 50CX680 is a 50-inch 4K UHD TV from the lower end of Panasonic's current range. This means it doesn't get the full suite of 4K Studio Master processing tools... Read more…

Superb contrast and colour for the money
Attractive, easytouse smart system
Lots of video streaming and catchup TV app support
Excellent outofthebox preset with True Cinema
Excellent colour reproduction
Motion handling could be better
The screen's a bit reflective
Minor backlight flaws if you're not careful with setup
Some clouding and halos when viewed in completely dark surroundings
Netflix button on the remote easy to press accidentally

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Electricity cost when switched on £134.60
Electricity cost when on standby £3.04
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Total running cost over 5 years £137.64
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Energy Rating
0.68T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.68 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
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To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant 18 tree seedlings and grow them for 10 years.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers 50CX680B, no tx50cx680, no tx50cx680b, summer tx50cx680, panasonic 50cx680, summer tx50cx680b, panasonic p229076, panasonic 50cx680b, panasonic p229076p, panasonic tx50cx680, panasonic tx50cx680b, panasonic tx50cx680e, panasonictv tx50cx680, panasonictv tx50cx680b, panasonic 772638161tx50cx680, panasonic 772638161tx50cx680b
Barcodes 05025232811694, 05025232812158

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