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Panasonic TX-50CX680 vs Philips 50PUH6400 vs Philips 50PUT6400

Panasonic TX-50CX680 vs Philips 50PUH6400 vs Philips 50PUT6400

Panasonic TX-50CX680
Philips 50PUH6400
Philips 50PUT6400

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Reasons For

3 Reasons For
30mm thinner Edit
The Panasonic TX-50CX680 has a depth of 47mm, however the Philips 50PUH6400 and the Philips 50PUT6400 are both 77mm thick TVs (30mm thicker). Read more

The depth of the TV is the thickness of the TV measured from the back of the TV to the front of the TV. Curved TVs will have quite a big depth as this dimension is measured from the back of the centre of the screen to the front of the edges of the screen.

A thinner TV has the advantage of appearing more elegant and will also mean that the TV will not stick out as much when mounted on a wall.

£49 cheaper
The Panasonic TX-50CX680 is £49.01 cheaper than the Philips 50PUT6400.
Expert reviews are a lot better
The Panasonic TX-50CX680 has an average expert review score of 90% based on 1 review, whereas the Philips 50PUH6400 has an average rating of 60% (based on 1 review) and the Philips 50PUT6400 has an average rating of 80% (based on 1 review).
3 Reasons For
72% faster motion interpolation frequency Edit
The Philips 50PUH6400 is a 700Hz motion interpolation frequency TV, and so does the Philips 50PUT6400. That's 500Hz faster than the Panasonic TX-50CX680 (700Hz). Read more

The motion interpolation frequency is the frame rate which the TV is able to artificially create by inserting additional frames into the picture between the frames included in the original video source.

A faster motion interpolation frequency will result in smoother action scenes, less motion blur and a more life like image.

Cheaper to run by £24.04
The Philips 50PUH6400 only costs £113.60 to run over five years however the Panasonic TX-50CX680 costs £137.64 to run (21% more). Read more
Superior energy efficiency rating
The energy efficiency rating of the Philips 50PUH6400 is "A+", whereas the rating of the Panasonic TX-50CX680 is "A" and the rating of the Philips 50PUT6400 is "A+".
4 Reasons For
72% faster motion interpolation frequency Edit
The Philips 50PUT6400 is a 700Hz motion interpolation frequency TV, and so does the Philips 50PUH6400. That's 500Hz faster than the Panasonic TX-50CX680 (700Hz). Read more

The motion interpolation frequency is the frame rate which the TV is able to artificially create by inserting additional frames into the picture between the frames included in the original video source.

A faster motion interpolation frequency will result in smoother action scenes, less motion blur and a more life like image.

Available from 2 shops
The more stores stock this TV, the greater competition amongst stores to keep prices low.
£24.04 cheaper to run
The Philips 50PUT6400 only costs £113.60 to run over five years whereas the Panasonic TX-50CX680 costs £137.64 to run (21% more). Read more
Higher energy efficiency rating
The energy efficiency rating of the Philips 50PUT6400 is "A+", but the rating of the Panasonic TX-50CX680 is "A" and the rating of the Philips 50PUH6400 is "A+".

Reasons Against

5 Reasons Against
Three times slower motion interpolation frequency Edit
The Panasonic TX-50CX680 is a 200Hz motion interpolation frequency TV. That's 500Hz slower than the Philips 50PUH6400 and the Philips 50PUT6400 (700Hz). Read more

The motion interpolation frequency is the frame rate which the TV is able to artificially create by inserting additional frames into the picture between the frames included in the original video source.

A faster motion interpolation frequency will result in smoother action scenes, less motion blur and a more life like image.

Fewer sellers
Only 2 stores sells the Panasonic TX-50CX680, but 4 retailers sell the Philips 50PUT6400. Read more
The smaller the number of stores that stock this TV, the lower the competition amongst stores to keep prices low.
Four months older
The Panasonic TX-50CX680 is older than the Philips 50PUH6400 by four months and older than the Philips 50PUT6400 by four months.
More expensive to run over five years by 21%
The running costs over five years of the Panasonic TX-50CX680 are £137.64 which is £24.04 more than the Philips 50PUH6400 and £24.04 more than the Philips 50PUT6400. Show assumptions.
Energy efficiency rating is worse
The Panasonic TX-50CX680 has an energy efficiency rating of "A", whereas the Philips 50PUH6400 has a rating of "A+" and the Philips 50PUT6400 has a rating of "A+".
3 Reasons Against
30mm thicker Edit
The Philips 50PUH6400 has a depth of 77mm (as does the Philips 50PUT6400), however the Panasonic TX-50CX680 is a 47mm thick TV (30mm thinner). Read more

The depth of the TV is the thickness of the TV measured from the back of the TV to the front of the TV. Curved TVs will have quite a big depth as this dimension is measured from the back of the centre of the screen to the front of the edges of the screen.

A thinner TV has the advantage of appearing more elegant and will also mean that the TV will not stick out as much when mounted on a wall.

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Significantly Lower expert review Score
The average expert rating of the Philips 50PUH6400 is only 60%, whereas the average expert rating of the Panasonic TX-50CX680 is 90% (based on 1 review) and the Philips 50PUT6400 is 80% (based on 1 review).
3 Reasons Against
30mm thicker Edit
The Philips 50PUT6400 is a 77mm thick TV (as does the Philips 50PUH6400), whereas the Panasonic TX-50CX680 is a 47mm thick TV (30mm thinner). Read more

The depth of the TV is the thickness of the TV measured from the back of the TV to the front of the TV. Curved TVs will have quite a big depth as this dimension is measured from the back of the centre of the screen to the front of the edges of the screen.

A thinner TV has the advantage of appearing more elegant and will also mean that the TV will not stick out as much when mounted on a wall.

£49 more expensive
The Philips 50PUT6400 is more expensive than the Panasonic TX-50CX680 by £49.01.
A lot Lower expert review Score
The Philips 50PUT6400 has an average expert rating of 80%, but the Panasonic TX-50CX680 has an average expert rating of 90% (based on 1 review).

Awards

1 Award
Trusted Reviews: Recommended
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Average Expert Rating

Date Released

26 months Ago 22 months Ago 22 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 134.60
Electricity cost - standby £ 3.04
Total running cost £ 137.64
Purchase price £ 349.99
Total cost of ownership £ 487.63
Details
Electricity cost - switched on £ 110.56
Electricity cost - standby £ 3.04
Total running cost £ 113.60
Electricity cost - switched on £ 110.56
Electricity cost - standby £ 3.04
Total running cost £ 113.60
Purchase price £ 399.00
Total cost of ownership £ 512.60
Details

Energy Efficiency Class

Environmental Impact

0.68T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.68 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
18
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.56T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.56 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
14
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.56T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.56 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
14
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Display

Display Diagonal
50" 50" 50"
HD Type
 4K
 4K
 4K
3D
 3D
 3D
 3D
High Frequency Rate
200Hz Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
OLED Technology
Unknown - Click to provide data
 OLED technology
 OLED technology
LED Backlighting Type
 Edge-LED
 Edge-LED
 Edge-LED
Screen Shape
 Flat
 Flat
 Flat
Motion Interpolation Frequency
200Hz 700Hz
BEST
700Hz
BEST
Motion Interpolation Technology
 PMR (Perfect Motion Rate)
 PMR (Perfect Motion Rate)
 PMR (Perfect Motion Rate)
Display Brightness
Unknown - Click to provide data 300 cd/m² 300 cd/m²
Supported Video Mode
 2160p
BEST
 2160p
 2160p
Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
 16:9
PQI (Picture Quality Index)
Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data 700
Display Technology
 LED
BEST
 LED
 LED
BEST
Screen Format Adjustments
 16:9
 Zoom
 16:9
 Zoom
 16:9
 Zoom
Display Diagonal (metric)
126cm 126cm 126cm
Horizontal Viewing Angle
176° Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 3840 x 2160
BEST
 3840 x 2160
 3840 x 2160
BEST
Viewing Angle, Vertical
176° Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data

Audio

Audio System
VR-Audio True Surround Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
Built-In Speaker
 Built-in speaker
 Built-in speaker
 Built-in speaker
RMS Rated Power
20W 20W 20W
Loudspeaker
2 Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
Dolby Technology
 Digital Plus
 Digital
 Digital Plus
 Digital
 Digital Plus
 Digital
Sound Modes
 Standard
 Music
 Standard
 Music
 Standard
 Music
Audio Decoders
 Dolby Digital
 Dolby Digital
 Dolby Digital
Audio Decoding Technology
 Dolby Digital Plus
 Dolby Digital Plus
 Dolby Digital Plus

Smart TV

Video On Demand (VOD)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Video on demand (VOD)
 Video on demand (VOD)
Interactive TV
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Interactive TV
 Interactive TV
Smart TV
 Smart TV
 Smart TV
 Smart TV
Video Apps
 NetFlix
 YouTube
 NetFlix
 YouTube
 NetFlix
 YouTube
Internet TV
 Internet TV
 Internet TV
 Internet TV
Music Apps
 Spotify
 Spotify
 Spotify
Operating System Version
Firefox OS 5.0 Lollipop 5.0 Lollipop
Operating System Installed
 Android
 Android
 Android
User Memory
Unknown - Click to provide data 8GB 8GB

Other Features

USB Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 3 3

Design

Colour
 Black
 Black
 Black
Signal Strength Indication
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Signal strength indication
 Signal strength indication

Power

Power Consumption (typical)
84W 69W
BEST
69W
BEST
Power Consumption (standby)
0.5W 0.5W 0.5W
Energy Efficiency Class
 A+
 A+
BEST
 A+
BEST
Annual Energy Consumption
117kWh 101kWh
BEST
101kWh
BEST
Power Consumption (off)
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.3W 0.3W
AC Input Voltage
 20-24
 20-24
 20-24
AC Input Frequency
 50
 50
 50
Input Voltage
 240
 220
 220 - 240
 240
 220
 220 - 240
 240
 220
 220 - 240

Certificates

Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) Certified
 Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) certified
Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data

TV Tuner

Tuner Type
 Analog
 Analog
 Analog
Digital Signal Format System
 DVB
 DVB-T
 DVB-T2
 DVB-C
 DVB
 DVB-T
 DVB-T2
 DVB-C
 DVB
 DVB-T
 DVB-T2
 DVB-C
Analog Signal Format System
 PAL
 SECAM
 NTSC
 PAL
 SECAM
 NTSC
 PAL
 SECAM
 NTSC

Performance

Game Mode
 Game mode
Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
Video Formats Supported
 MP4
 WMV
 AVI
 FLV
 3GP
 MKV
 VOB
 M4V
 TS
 H.265
 3GPP
 VRO
 MPEG
 MPEG1
 MPEG2
 MPEG4
 H.264
 VC-1
 WMV9
 AVC
 MP4
 WMV
 AVI
 FLV
 3GP
 MKV
 VOB
 M4V
 TS
 H.265
 3GPP
 VRO
 MPEG
 MPEG1
 MPEG2
 MPEG4
 H.264
 VC-1
 WMV9
 AVC
 MP4
 WMV
 AVI
 FLV
 3GP
 MKV
 VOB
 M4V
 TS
 H.265
 3GPP
 VRO
 MPEG
 MPEG1
 MPEG2
 MPEG4
 H.264
 VC-1
 WMV9
 AVC
Audio Formats Supported
 FLAC
 MP3
 WAV
 WMA
 FLAC
 MP3
 WAV
 WMA
 FLAC
 MP3
 WAV
 WMA
Voice Control
 Voice control
Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
Image Formats Supported
 JPG
 PNG
 GIF
 BMP
 MPO
 JPS
 PNS
 JPG
 PNG
 GIF
 BMP
 MPO
 JPS
 PNS
 JPG
 PNG
 GIF
 BMP
 MPO
 JPS
 PNS
Teletext Function
 Teletext function
 Teletext function
 Teletext function
Local Dimming
 Local dimming
 Local dimming
 Local dimming
Ambient Light Sensor
 Ambient light sensor
Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
Processor Cores
Unknown - Click to provide data 2 2
Subtitle Formats Supported
 SUB
 SRT
 SSA
 ASS
 SMI
 TXT
 SUB
 SRT
 SSA
 ASS
 SMI
 TXT
 SUB
 SRT
 SSA
 ASS
 SMI
 TXT
Teletext
1,000 pages 1,000 pages 1,000 pages

Packaging Content

Desktop Stand Included
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Desktop stand included
 Desktop stand included
Handheld Remote Control
 Handheld remote control
 Handheld remote control
 Handheld remote control
Batteries Included
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Batteries included
 Batteries included
Cables Included
 AC
 AC
 AC
Quick Start Guide
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Quick start guide
 Quick start guide

Ergonomics

On/off Switch
 On/off switch
Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
VESA Mounting Interfaces
 400 x 200
 400 x 200
 400 x 200
VESA Mounting
 VESA mounting
 VESA mounting
 VESA mounting

Networking

Wi-Fi
 Wi-Fi
 Wi-Fi
 Wi-Fi
Ethernet Port
 Ethernet port
 Ethernet port
 Ethernet port
Miracast
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Miracast
 Miracast
Wi-Fi Direct
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Wi-Fi Direct
 Wi-Fi Direct
Browsing
 Browsing
Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data

Management Features

Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)
 Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)
 Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)
 Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)
Firmware Upgradeable
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Firmware upgradeable
 Firmware upgradeable
On Screen Display (OSD)
 On Screen Display (OSD)
Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
On/Off Timer
Unknown - Click to provide data
 On/Off timer
 On/Off timer
On Screen Display (OSD) Languages
 ENG
 ENG
 ENG
Number of OSD Languages
26 Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
Picture-and-Text
 Picture-and-Text
Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data

Weight & Dimensions

Depth
47mm
BEST
77mm 77mm
Weight
17kg 13.3kg
BEST
13.3kg
BEST
Package Weight
23kg 20.5kg
BEST
20.5kg
BEST
Weight With Stand
18.5kg 14.4kg
BEST
14.4kg
BEST
Depth (with Stand)
202mm
BEST
249mm 249mm
Height (with Stand)
693mm
BEST
709mm 709mm
Width (with Stand)
1,126mm 1,124mm
BEST
1,124mm
BEST
Height
652mm 647mm 647mm
Width
1,126mm 1,124mm 1,124mm
Package Height
743mm 740mm
BEST
740mm
BEST
Package Width
1,518mm 1,240mm
BEST
1,240mm
BEST

Ports & Interfaces

Common Interface (CI) Slot
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Common interface (CI) slot
 Common interface (CI) slot
Headphone Outputs
1 1 1
Audio Input for DVI
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Audio input for DVI
 Audio input for DVI
DVI Port
Unknown - Click to provide data
 DVI port
 DVI port
High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP)
 High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP)
 High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP)
 High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP)
PC in (D-Sub) Port
Unknown - Click to provide data
 PC in (D-Sub) port
 PC in (D-Sub) port
Common Interface Plus (CI+)
 Common interface Plus (CI+)
 Common interface Plus (CI+)
 Common interface Plus (CI+)
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Port
1 1 1
RF Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1 1
SCART Port
1 1 1
Digital Audio Optical Out
1 1 1
Composite Video in
1 Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
Component Video (YPbPr/YCbCr) in
1 1 1
USB 2.0 Port
2 3
BEST
3
BEST
USB 3.0 Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
HDMI Port
3 4
BEST
4
BEST
Consumer Electronics Control (CEC)
 EasyLink
 EasyLink
 EasyLink
Audio (L,R) in
Unknown - Click to provide data 1 1
Audio Return Channel (ARC)
 Audio Return Channel (ARC)
 Audio Return Channel (ARC)
 Audio Return Channel (ARC)
USB 3.0 Type-A Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data

Operational Conditions

Operating Temperature (T-T)
Unknown - Click to provide data 5 - 35 5 - 35
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