The TX-58DX700 has a WiFi connection, as do most of the other TVs that have been on the market for a comparable time to the TX-58DX700.
We compared all the other televisions which also have a WiFi connection to this television and we think the Samsung UE49KU6510[plb_3495171_price], the Philips 55PUS6401[plb_3314326_price], or the Sony KD-43XD8099[plb_3780469_price] is also worth considering.
LED Display Technology
The display technology of this TV is LED, which is the most frequently found display technology on latest similar spec TVs.
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Fairly Fast Motion Interpolation Frequency
At 1,400 hertz, the TX-58DX700 has a fairly fast motion interpolation frequency compared to most of the other TVs that are a similar age to the TX-58DX700. The motion interpolation frequencies of 4K and 8K TVs that were launched around the same time as the TX-58DX700 range from 60Hz to 3,000Hz.
With a thickness of only 41 millimeters, the TX-58DX700 has a fairly thin thickness compared to most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that have been around for around the same time as the TX-58DX700. Across all the latest comparable spec TVs the thicknesses range from 30mm to 99mm, and the average thickness is 62mm.
Other televisions with a thicker thickness that you might want to look at include the Philips 49PUS6551[plb_3301766_price] (79mm and cheaper).
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Not 3D Compatible
The Panasonic TX-58DX700 is not 3D compatible. Most of the other comparable spec televisions that were launched around the same time as the TX-58DX700 are also not 3D compatible.
Televisions which are 3D compatible that might also be worth looking at include the LG 49UH850[plb_3348276_price], or the Panasonic TX-50DX750[plb_3392161_price].
Does Not Have a Built-In Camera
Most recently released 4K and 8K TVs do not have a built-in camera. The TX-58DX700 is no exception to this as it too does not have a built-in camera.
Only Supports One Image Format
The TX-58DX700 has a greater number of image formats than most comparable spec TVs that are a similar age to it. This television supports a JPG image format, which is the most commonly supported image format supported by 4K and 8K TVs that are a similar age to the TX-58DX700.
Does Not Feature OLED Technology
Like most of the other comparable spec TVs that were launched around the same time as the TX-58DX700, the TX-58DX700 does not feature OLED technology.
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Only Supports Five Audio Formats
The number of audio formats supported by the TX-58DX700 is more than most 4K and 8K TVs that came out in the last 12 months. This Panasonic television supports an MP3 audio format, which is the most commonly supported audio format supported by TVs that were released in the last 12 months. The audio formats "AAC", "FLAC", "WAV" and "WMA" are also supported by this TV.
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4K Ultra HD HD Type
The display resolution of this TV is 4K Ultra HD, which is typical of many TVs that have been available for the last year. 4K Ultra HD TVs have a resolution of 3840 x 2160 pixels.
4K Ultra HD TVs have a resolution of 3840 x 2160 pixels.
Released Nine Months Ago
It was nine months ago when Panasonic released the TX-58DX700.
Running Costs Are Average
This 4K and 8K TV is rated A for energy efficiency, and the TX-58DX700 is typical compared to the other 388 new comparable spec TVs that we have assessed for 5 year running costs. Based on average energy prices and usage levels, we estimate the 5 year running cost of the TX-58DX700 is £178.
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Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.88 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant 23 tree seedlings and grow them for 10 years.
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