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Panasonic TX40DSW404

£435.89
£406.49 £29.40 cheaper than 44 days ago
40" Flat May 2016
Screen Size HD Type Screen Shape Smart TV Features Release Date
A+
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10 Reasons For

Only Released Seven Months Ago

This mid-size TV was only released seven months ago. Newer televisions like this one are likely to use better technology.

Panasonic Has Good Television Reviews

Panasonic has good average ratings for its mid-size TVs as well as across its entire TV range compared to other brands.

£21.40 Price Drop

In the last 42 days the TX40DSW404 has dropped in price by £21.40.

Supports Smart TV Features

The TX40DSW404 supports smart TV features. Most of the other latest mid-size TVs do not support smart TV features.

It may also be worth also looking at one of the alternative TVs which support smart TV features currently available including the Panasonic TX-49DS500[plb_3332645_price] which has better reviews.

We compared this TV to all the other televisions with a smart TV features and we think the Samsung UE49K5510[plb_3416494_price], or the Philips 49PFS5501[plb_3387511_price] is also worth considering.

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Has a WiFi Connection

has a WiFi connection

The Panasonic TX40DSW404 has a WiFi connection. Most of the other new mid-size TVs 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 because of it's better review score, the Panasonic TX-49DS500[plb_3332645_price].

There are a number of alternative TVs which also have a WiFi connection which you might also want to consider including the Sony KDL-32WD757[plb_3323807_price], or the Samsung UE49K5510[plb_3416494_price].

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution

This TV supports a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, which is typical of many new mid-size TVs.

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Fairly High RMS Rated Power

With an RMS rated power of 20 Watts, the TX40DSW404 has a fairly high RMS rated power compared to most of the other TVs that have been on the market for around the same time as the TX40DSW404. Across all the TVs that have been available for around the same time as the TX40DSW404 the RMS rated power range from 5W to 40W, and the average RMS rated power is 17W.

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Supports Eleven Video Formats

supports eleven video formats

The TX40DSW404 has a greater number of video formats than most mid-size TVs that were launched around the same time as it. This Panasonic television supports an AVI video format, which is the most frequently supported video format supported by comparable spec TVs that have been available for the last year. The video formats "3GPP", "FLV", "M4V", "MKV", "MP4", "PS", "TS", "VOB", "VRO" and "WMV" are also supported by this television.

MP4 stands for Moving Pictures Expert Group 4.

WMV stands for Windows Media Video.

AVI stands for Audio Video Interleave.

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Quite Fast Motion Interpolation Frequency

At 400 hertz, the TX40DSW404 has a quite fast motion interpolation frequency compared to most of the other mid-size TVs that have been available for a comparable time to the TX40DSW404. The average motion interpolation frequency of televisions that are a similar age to the TX40DSW404 is 220Hz, and the motion interpolation frequencies range from 50Hz to 1,000Hz.

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Supports Five Audio Formats

The TX40DSW404 has a greater number of audio formats than most mid-size TVs that have been on the market for around the same time as it. This TV supports an MP3 audio format, which is the most commonly supported audio format supported by mid-size TVs that have been on the market for the last year. The audio formats "AAC", "FLAC", "WAV" and "WMA" are also supported by this Panasonic TV.

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5 Reasons Against

Not 3D Compatible

The TX40DSW404 is not 3D compatible, although keep in mind that most of the other comparable spec TVs that were released in the last year are also not 3D compatible.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Camera

The TX40DSW404 does not have a built-in camera. Most of the other comparable spec televisions that were released around the same time as the TX40DSW404 also do not have a built-in camera.

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Only Supports One Image Format

The number of image formats supported by the TX40DSW404 is more than most new similar spec televisions. This Panasonic TV supports a JPG image format, which is the most frequently supported image format supported by new similar spec TVs.

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Does Not Feature OLED Technology

The Panasonic TX40DSW404 does not feature OLED technology, although it is worth keeping in mind that most of the other mid-size TVs that were launched in the last year also do not feature OLED technology.

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Fairly Thick

The Panasonic TX40DSW404 has one of the thicker thicknesses (88 millimeters) amongst televisions of this age. The thicknesses of mid-size TVs that have been on the market for the last year range from 7.1mm to 99mm, and the average thickness is 70mm.

We compared all the other 88mm thick TVs to this TV and we think the Panasonic TX-40DS400[plb_3332580_price] which has better reviews is also worth considering.

If you don't mind having a thicker thickness then you might want to look at the LG 49LH5100[plb_3405162_price] (81.5mm and cheaper); or the Hisense H49M2600[plb_3365572_price] (87mm and higher rated).

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2 Other reasons to consider the Panasonic TX40DSW404

Running Costs Are OK

This television is rated A+ for energy efficiency. The TX40DSW404 is typical compared to the other 240 new similar spec TVs that we have assessed for running costs. Based on average usage levels and energy prices, we estimate the TX40DSW404 will cost £79 over 5 years to run.

Full HD HD Type

Full HD HD type

The display resolution of this TV is Full HD, which is the most frequently found HD type on mid-size TVs that were released in the last 12 months. 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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Specification

Display
Screen Size
HD Type
Screen Shape
Motion Interpolation Frequency
Motion Interpolation Technology
Display Resolution
Aspect Ratio
Dynamic Contrast Ratio (marketing Name)
Display Diagonal
Graphics Resolution
Display Technology
TV Tuner
Digital Signal Format System
Smart TV
Smart TV Features
Internet Browser
HbbTV
Screen Mirroring
Audio
RMS Rated Power
Loudspeaker
Ports & Interfaces
Headphone Output Port
Common Interface Plus
Ethernet LAN Port
SCART Port
Digital Audio Optical Out Port
Composite Video in Port
USB 2.0 Port
HDCP Security Feature
HDMI Port
Consumer Electronics Control
Audio Return Channel (ARC)
Composite Video Out Port
Common Interface Plus (CI+) Version
Networking
WiFi Connection
Ethernet LAN Connection
Network Browsing
Management Features
On Screen Display
Electronic Programme Guide
OSD Language
Picture and Text Management
Hotel Mode
Performance
Video Format
Audio Format
Image Format
Teletext Function
Game Mode
Local Dimming
Ambient Light Sensor
Voice Control
Stored Teletext Page
USB Recording
Design
Colour
Ergonomics
VESA Mounting Interface
On/off Switch
VESA Mounting
Power
Typical Power Consumption
Standby Power Consumption
Energy Efficiency Class
Annual Energy Consumption
Power Consumption When Switched Off
Maximum Power Consumption
Certificates
DLNA Certificate
DLNA Specification
Weight & Dimensions
Thickness
Weight
Package Weight
Weight (with Stand)
Depth (with Stand)
Height (with Stand)
Width (with Stand)
Height
Width
Packaging Depth
Packaging Width
Packaging Content
Desktop Stand
Handheld Remote Control
Cable Included
Warranty Card
Technical Details
LED Backlight

Running Cost

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Electricity cost when switched on £76.91
Electricity cost when on standby £1.83
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kwh per hour left on standby
Electricity price £per kilowatt hour
Annual electricity price inflation %
Water cost when switched on
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Water price £per litre
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Total running cost over 5 years £78.74
Running costs for this TV have been estimated based on other similar TVs. If you know how much electricity and water the Panasonic TX40DSW404uses then please let us know by entering those figures in the boxes above.
Energy Rating
0.39T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.39 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
11
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant 11 tree seedlings and grow them for 10 years.

Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers panasonic tx40dsw404
Barcodes 05025232839797

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