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The average vertical viewing angle of recently released large TVs is 160°. At 178 degrees, the TX-55ASW804 has a very wide vertical viewing angle compared to most of the other LED screens that were released around the same time as the TX-55ASW804.
Low Power Consumption When Switched Off
The TX-55ASW804 has one of the lower power consumptions when switched off (only 0.2 Watts) amongst comparable spec TVs of this age. The lowest power consumption when switched off of new LED displays is 0.0017W and the highest is 0.5W.
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Supports Two Image Formats
The TX-55ASW804 has a greater number of image formats than most large TVs that came out in the last year. This TV supports a JPG image format, which is the most commonly supported image format supported by LED televisions that were launched in the last 12 months. The image format "MPO" is also supported by this LED screen.
Very Fast Motion Interpolation Frequency
The average motion interpolation frequency of similar spec LED screens that were released around the same time as the TX-55ASW804 is 430Hz, and the motion interpolation frequencies range from 100Hz to 1,800Hz. When compared to other LED TVs that have been available for around the same time as the TX-55ASW804 that we have assessed, the motion interpolation frequency of the Panasonic TX-55ASW804 of 1,800 hertz is one of the fastest.
Very Wide Horizontal Viewing Angle
When compared to other LED displays that came out in the last year that we have assessed, the horizontal viewing angle of the TX-55ASW804 of 178 degrees is one of the widest. Across all the latest large TVs the horizontal viewing angles range from 80° to 180°, and the average horizontal viewing angle is 160°.
Four HDMI Ports
The TX-55ASW804 is a four HDMI port TV. Most of the other large TVs that have been around for the last year only have between one and three HDMI ports.
Supports One Video
The number of video modes supported by the TX-55ASW804 is more than most latest large TVs. This LED screen supports a 1080p video, which is the most commonly supported video supported by new large TVs.
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Running Costs Are Very High
Whilst the energy efficiency rating of this LED television is A, the TX-55ASW804 is in the most expensive 14% of all 162 large TVs that are less than a year old that we have assessed for 5 year running costs. Based on typical energy prices, we estimate the 5 year running cost of the TX-55ASW804 is £188.
Only Features One Dolby Technology
The TX-55ASW804 has a greater number of Dolby technologies than most recently released comparable spec LED televisions. The most commonly featured Dolby technology is DTS Premium Sound 5.1, but this Dolby technology is not featured on this LED screen. The Dolby technologies Dolby Digital Plus are also featured on this LED television.
Low RMS Rated Power
With a RMS rated power of only 8 Watts, the TX-55ASW804's RMS rated power is one of the lowest amongst large TVs that were released in the last 12 months. The lowest RMS rated power of recently released large TVs is 8W and the highest is 100W.
Light Subwoofer RMS Power
LED displays that have been available for a similar time to the TX-55ASW804 have subwoofer RMS power of between 1W and 20W. The Panasonic TX-55ASW804 has one of the lighter subwoofer RMS power (only 10 Watts) amongst LED TVs of this age.
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The weights of recently released similar spec LED screens range from 12g to 180,000g. At 21,500 grams, the Panasonic TX-55ASW804 is fairly heavy compared to most of the other latest large TVs.
High Annual Energy Consumption
With an annual energy consumption of 147 kilowatt hours, the Panasonic TX-55ASW804 has a quite high annual energy consumption compared to most of the other LED displays that were launched in the last 12 months. The average annual energy consumption of large TVs that are a similar age to the TX-55ASW804 is 110kWh, and the annual energy consumptions range from 60kWh to 320kWh.
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Average Screen Size
With a screen size of 55 inches, the TX-55ASW804 has a fairly standard screen size compared to most of the other large TVs that are a comparable age to the TX-55ASW804.
There are a number of other 55" LED displays that you might want to consider including a higher scoring TV such as the 55PFH5609, the 55PFK6309, or the 55PFT5609 all from Philips.
LED televisions with a bigger screen size that might be worth considering include the LG 60LB6100 (59.5" and higher rated), or the Samsung UN60H6400 (60" and higher rated).
Panasonic TVs Have OK Reviews
Based on 4,220 user and expert reviews, Panasonic has ok ratings for its LED televisions. Panasonic also has ok ratings specifically within its large TVs range compared to other brands.
Full HD HD Type
The display resolution of the this TV is Full HD, which is the most commonly found HD type on large TVs that have been available for the last year. Full HD TVs have a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels.
Full HD TVs have a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels.
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Nine Months Old
This LED screen was released nine months ago.
Flat Screen Shape
The screen shape of the this TV is Flat, which is typical of many latest large TVs.
Motion Interpolation Frequency
1920 x 1080
Horizontal Viewing Angle
Vertical Viewing Angle
Digital Signal Format System
DVB, DVB-C, DVB-S, DVB-S2, DVB-T, DVB-T2
Analog, Analog & Digital, Digital
Smart TV Features
VR-Audio Pro Surround 2.1
Subwoofer RMS Power
RMS Rated Power
Digital, Digital Plus
AptX Audio Decoding
Audio Decoding Technology
Dolby Digital Plus
Ports & Interfaces
Headphone Output Port
Common Interface Plus
Ethernet LAN Port
Digital Audio Optical Out Port
USB 2.0 Port
USB 3.0 Port
Audio Return Channel (ARC)
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Port
Ethernet LAN Connection
Picture and Picture
Cinema, Dynamic, Game
Picture in Picture Function
On Screen Display
Electronic Programme Guide
On Screen Display Language
BUL, CRO, CZE, DAN, DEU, DUT, ENG, ESP, EST, FIN, FRE, GRE, HUN, ITA, LAV, LIT, NOR, POL, RUM, RUS, SER, SLK, SLV, SWE, TUR
Der Panasonic TX-55ASW804 erzielt im Test zwar in allen Bereichen gute Ergebnisse, hervorstechen kann der Smart-TV aber nicht. Der Ton ist kräftig, dröhnt aber bei hohen Lautstärken. Auch das... Read more…
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Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.85 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant 22 tree seedlings and grow them for 10 years.
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