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Panasonic TX-24CS500 vs Toshiba 24J1533

Panasonic TX-24CS500 vs Toshiba 24J1533

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Panasonic TX-24CS500
Toshiba 24J1533

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Reasons For

6 Reasons For
17% higher RMS rated power Edit
The Panasonic TX-24CS500 is a 6W RMS rated power TV. That's 1W higher than the Toshiba 24J1533 (5W). Read more

RMS rated power stands for Root Mean Square rated power and it is typically used to measure the power output of the audio element of the TV.

A higher RMS rated power means that the audio system on the TV is more powerful and will be able to play the audio at higher volumes. A higher RMS power may also result in better quality audio at normal volume levels.

Wi-Fi Edit
The Panasonic TX-24CS500 supports Wi-Fi, but the Toshiba 24J1533 does not. Read more

A Wifi (wireless LAN connection) on your TV means that you can connect your TV directly to your WiFi network.

A wifi connection means that connecting your TV to the net will be easier and can be done without cables.

Ethernet port Edit
The Panasonic TX-24CS500 has an ethernet port, whereas the Toshiba 24J1533 does not have an ethernet port. Read more

An ethernet port lets you connect the TV directly to your router with an ethernet cable.

An ethernet connection is more reliable than wifi and is useful if you do not have a wiki network or the wifi signal is weak. Depending on the speed of your wifi network and ethernet connection may be faster than wifi which means less buffering when streaming content to the TV.

7 shops are selling it
A greater number of shops increases the price competition amongst retailers for the product and also increases the chances of this TV remaining in stock.
Cheaper to run by £1.18
Over five years the Panasonic TX-24CS500 is £1.18 cheaper to run than the Toshiba 24J1533. Read more
Energy efficiency rating is superior
The Panasonic TX-24CS500 has an energy efficiency rating of "A+", whereas the Toshiba 24J1533 has a rating of "A+".
4 Reasons For
38mm thinner Edit
The Toshiba 24J1533 is a 21mm thick TV. That's 38mm thinner than the Panasonic TX-24CS500 (21mm). 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.

Common interface (CI) slot Edit
The Toshiba 24J1533 has a common interface (CI) slot, but the Panasonic TX-24CS500 does not. Read more

A common interface slot provides compatibility with pay-per-view cards.

A common interface slot allows you to install pay per view cards. For example Sky TV sell pay per cards for watching football and boxing and WWE Network sell cards for watching wrestling.

Cheaper by £35
The Toshiba 24J1533 costs £115.29, whereas the Panasonic TX-24CS500 is £149.99.
Energy efficiency rating is higher
The Toshiba 24J1533 has an energy efficiency rating of "A+", but the Panasonic TX-24CS500 has a rating of "A+".

Reasons Against

3 Reasons Against
65% thicker Edit
The Panasonic TX-24CS500 has a depth of 59mm. That's 38mm thicker than the Toshiba 24J1533 (21mm). 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.

More expensive by £35
The Panasonic TX-24CS500 is £34.70 more expensive than the Toshiba 24J1533.
Older by two months
The Panasonic TX-24CS500 is two months older than the Toshiba 24J1533.
5 Reasons Against
1W lower RMS rated power Edit
The Toshiba 24J1533 is a 5W RMS rated power TV. That's 1W lower than the Panasonic TX-24CS500 (5W). Read more

RMS rated power stands for Root Mean Square rated power and it is typically used to measure the power output of the audio element of the TV.

A higher RMS rated power means that the audio system on the TV is more powerful and will be able to play the audio at higher volumes. A higher RMS power may also result in better quality audio at normal volume levels.

Does not support Wi-Fi Edit
The Toshiba 24J1533 does not support Wi-Fi, but the Panasonic TX-24CS500 supports Wi-Fi. Read more

A Wifi (wireless LAN connection) on your TV means that you can connect your TV directly to your WiFi network.

A wifi connection means that connecting your TV to the net will be easier and can be done without cables.

Does not have an ethernet port Edit
The Toshiba 24J1533 does not have an ethernet port, whereas the Panasonic TX-24CS500 does. Read more

An ethernet port lets you connect the TV directly to your router with an ethernet cable.

An ethernet connection is more reliable than wifi and is useful if you do not have a wiki network or the wifi signal is weak. Depending on the speed of your wifi network and ethernet connection may be faster than wifi which means less buffering when streaming content to the TV.

Not as many stockists
The Toshiba 24J1533 is only stocked by 1 seller, however the Panasonic TX-24CS500 is stocked by 8 retailers. Read more
Fewer numbers of sellers reduces the chances of the product remaining in stock and also reduces the price competition amongst retailers for this TV.
£1.18 more expensive to run over five years
The Toshiba 24J1533 costs £29.94 to run which is £1.18 more to run than the Panasonic TX-24CS500 over five years. Show assumptions.

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Date Released

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Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 27.24
Electricity cost - standby £ 1.52
Total running cost £ 28.76
Purchase price £ 149.99
Total cost of ownership £ 178.75
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Electricity cost - switched on £ 28.84
Electricity cost - standby £ 1.10
Total running cost £ 29.94
Purchase price £ 115.29
Total cost of ownership £ 145.23
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Energy Efficiency Class

Environmental Impact

0.14T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.14 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
4
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.15T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.15 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
4
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Display

Display Diagonal
24" 24"
3D
 3D
 3D
Contrast Ratio (typical)
 3000:1
 3000:1
BEST
High Frequency Rate
100Hz Unknown - Click to provide data
OLED Technology
 OLED technology
Unknown - Click to provide data
Display Resolution
 1366 x 768
 1366 x 768
Screen Shape
 Flat
 Flat
Motion Interpolation Frequency
Unknown - Click to provide data 100Hz
Motion Interpolation Technology
 AMR (Active Motion Rate)
 AMR (Active Motion Rate)
Response Time
Unknown - Click to provide data 8.5ms
Display Brightness
Unknown - Click to provide data 220 cd/m²
Contrast Ratio (dynamic)
 18000:1
 18000:1
BEST
Supported Video Mode
 2160p
 1080i
 1080p
 720p
 576i
 576p
 480i
 480p
 2160p
 1080i
 1080p
 720p
 576i
 576p
 480i
 480p
BEST
Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Screen Format Adjustments
 16:9
 16:9
Display Diagonal (metric)
Unknown - Click to provide data 61cm
Horizontal Viewing Angle
176° 176°
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 1366 х 768
 1366 х 768
Viewing Angle, Vertical
176° 176°

Audio

Built-In Speaker
 Built-in speaker
 Built-in speaker
RMS Rated Power
6W
BEST
5W
Loudspeaker
2 2

Smart TV

Smart TV
 Smart TV
Unknown - Click to provide data
Internet TV
 Internet TV
Unknown - Click to provide data

Other Features

Effective Viewing Area
Unknown - Click to provide data 521 x 293

Design

LED Indicators
Unknown - Click to provide data
 LED indicators
Colour
 Black
 Black
Mercury Content
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.1mg
Peak Luminance Ratio
Unknown - Click to provide data 87%

Power

Power Consumption (typical)
17W
BEST
18W
Power Consumption (standby)
0.25W 0.18W
BEST
Energy Efficiency Class
 A+
 A+
Input Frequency
 50
 50
Power Consumption (PowerSave)
0.25W Unknown - Click to provide data
Annual Energy Consumption
24kWh
BEST
26kWh
AC Input Voltage
 20-24
 20-24
AC Input Frequency
 50
 50
Power Consumption (max)
42W
BEST
45W
Input Voltage
 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

TV Tuner

Tuner Type
 Analog
 Analog
Digital Signal Format System
 DVB
 DVB-T
 DVB-T2
 DVB-C
 DVB
 DVB-T
 DVB-T2
 DVB-C
Analog Signal Format System
 PAL
 PAL B
 PAL BG
 PAL D
 PAL DK
 PAL I
 SECAM
 SECAM B
 SECAM B/G
 SECAM D
 SECAM D/K
 SECAM L
 NTSC
 NTSC 4.43
 PAL
 PAL B
 PAL BG
 PAL D
 PAL DK
 PAL I
 SECAM
 SECAM B
 SECAM B/G
 SECAM D
 SECAM D/K
 SECAM L
 NTSC
 NTSC 4.43

Performance

Video Formats Supported
 MP4
 WMV
 AVI
 FLV
 3GP
 MKV
 VOB
 M4V
 TS
 3GPP
 VRO
 MP4
 WMV
 AVI
 FLV
 3GP
 MKV
 VOB
 M4V
 TS
 3GPP
 VRO
Audio Formats Supported
 FLAC
 MP3
 WAV
 WMA
 FLAC
 MP3
 WAV
 WMA
Image Formats Supported
 JPG
 JPG
Teletext Function
 Teletext function
 Teletext function
Local Dimming
 Local dimming
Unknown - Click to provide data
Teletext
1,000 pages 1,000 pages

Packaging Content

Desktop Stand Included
 Desktop stand included
Unknown - Click to provide data
Handheld Remote Control
 Handheld remote control
 Handheld remote control
Batteries Included
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Batteries included
Manual
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Manual

Ergonomics

On/off Switch
 On/off switch
 On/off switch
VESA Mounting Interfaces
 75 x 75
 75 x 75
VESA Mounting
Unknown - Click to provide data
 VESA mounting

Networking

Wi-Fi
 Wi-Fi
BEST
 Wi-Fi
Ethernet Port
 Ethernet port
BEST
 Ethernet port

Management Features

Hotel Mode
 Hotel mode
Unknown - Click to provide data
Smart Modes
 Game
 Game
Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)
 Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)
 Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)
Picture-in-Picture
 Picture-in-Picture
Unknown - Click to provide data
On/Off Timer
Unknown - Click to provide data
 On/Off timer
Number of OSD Languages
26 Unknown - Click to provide data

Weight & Dimensions

Depth
59mm 21mm
BEST
Weight
4.5kg Unknown - Click to provide data
Package Weight
7kg Unknown - Click to provide data
Weight With Stand
5kg Unknown - Click to provide data
Height (with Stand)
409mm 380mm
BEST
Width (with Stand)
562mm 555mm
BEST
Height
344mm 345mm
Width
562mm 555mm
Package Height
410mm
BEST
418mm
Package Width
753mm 745mm
BEST

Ports & Interfaces

Common Interface (CI) Slot
 Common interface (CI) slot
 Common interface (CI) slot
BEST
Headphone Outputs
1 1
S-Video Input
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
DVI Port
 DVI port
 DVI port
PC in (D-Sub) Port
 PC in (D-Sub) port
Unknown - Click to provide data
Common Interface Plus (CI+)
 Common interface Plus (CI+)
 Common interface Plus (CI+)
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
SCART Port
1 1
Digital Audio Optical Out
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
PC Audio in
Unknown - Click to provide data
 PC Audio in
Composite Video in
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Component Video (YPbPr/YCbCr) in
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
USB 2.0 Port
1 1
HDMI Port
2
BEST
1
Audio (L,R) in
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Audio Return Channel (ARC)
 Audio Return Channel (ARC)
Unknown - Click to provide data
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