Panasonic TX-40C300 vs Panasonic TX-40DS400

Panasonic TX-40C300
Panasonic TX-40DS400

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Reasons For

3 Reasons For
Thinner Edit
Panasonic TX-40C300 is 68mm thick. That's 20mm thinner than the Panasonic TX-40DS400 (88mm). 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.

Cheaper by £106
The Panasonic TX-40C300 costs £105.89 less than the Panasonic TX-40DS400.
Energy efficiency rating is better
The Panasonic TX-40C300 has an energy efficiency rating of "A+", however the Panasonic TX-40DS400 has a rating of "A+".
8 Reasons For
Wi-Fi Edit
The Panasonic TX-40DS400 has a wi-Fi, however the Panasonic TX-40C300 does not have a wi-Fi. Read more

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

Connecting your TV will be easier and you will not need any cables.

Ethernet LAN Edit
The Panasonic TX-40DS400 has an ethernet LAN, but the Panasonic TX-40C300 does not have an ethernet LAN.
A lot lower annual energy consumption Edit
The Panasonic TX-40DS400 has an annual energy consumption of 67kWh, but the Panasonic TX-40C300 is a 91kWh annual energy consumption TV (24kWh higher). Read more

The annual energy consumption is the total amount of energy that the TV will use over the course of a whole year, given typical usage levels.

A lower annual energy consumption means that it will cost less each year for you to run your TV.

Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) certified Edit
The Panasonic TX-40DS400 has a digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) certified, whereas the Panasonic TX-40C300 does not have a digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) certified.
A lot lighter Edit
The Panasonic TX-40DS400 has a weight of 8kg, however the Panasonic TX-40C300 is an 11kg heavy TV (3kg heavier). Read more

The weight is the total weight of the TV excluding all packaging.

A lighter weight TV will be easier to move around and to mount on a wall. Some of the larger, very heavy TVs may require lightweight partition walls to be reinforced before the TV could be mounted.

2 shops are selling it
The more sellers stock the product, the greater competition amongst sellers to keep prices low.
£25.25 cheaper to run
Over five years the Panasonic TX-40DS400 only costs £78.74 to run whereas the Panasonic TX-40C300 costs £103.99 to run (32% more). Read more
Energy efficiency rating is higher
The Panasonic TX-40DS400 has an energy efficiency rating of "A+", but the Panasonic TX-40C300 has a rating of "A+".

Reasons Against

8 Reasons Against
Does not have a wi-Fi Edit
The Panasonic TX-40C300 does not have a wi-Fi, however the Panasonic TX-40DS400 has a wi-Fi. Read more

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

Connecting your TV will be easier and you will not need any cables.

Does not have an ethernet LAN Edit
The Panasonic TX-40C300 does not have an ethernet LAN, but the Panasonic TX-40DS400 does.
A lot higher annual energy consumption Edit
The Panasonic TX-40C300 has an annual energy consumption of 91kWh, however the Panasonic TX-40DS400 is a 67kWh annual energy consumption TV (24kWh lower). Read more

The annual energy consumption is the total amount of energy that the TV will use over the course of a whole year, given typical usage levels.

A lower annual energy consumption means that it will cost less each year for you to run your TV.

Does not have a digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) certified Edit
The Panasonic TX-40C300 does not have a digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) certified, whereas the Panasonic TX-40DS400 has a digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) certified.
A lot heavier Edit
The Panasonic TX-40C300 is an 11kg heavy TV, whereas the Panasonic TX-40DS400 is an 8kg heavy TV (3kg lighter). Read more

The weight is the total weight of the TV excluding all packaging.

A lighter weight TV will be easier to move around and to mount on a wall. Some of the larger, very heavy TVs may require lightweight partition walls to be reinforced before the TV could be mounted.

Less retailers
The Panasonic TX-40C300 is only stocked by 8 sellers, whereas the Panasonic TX-40DS400 is stocked by 10 retailers. Read more
Fewer numbers of sellers reduces the price competition amongst retailers for the product and also reduces the chances of this TV remaining in stock.
Older by eleven months
The Panasonic TX-40C300 is eleven months older than the Panasonic TX-40DS400.
£25.25 more expensive to run over five years
The Panasonic TX-40C300 costs £103.99 to run which is £25.25 more to run than the Panasonic TX-40DS400 over five years. Show assumptions.
2 Reasons Against
20mm thicker Edit
The Panasonic TX-40DS400 is an 88mm thick TV. That's 20mm thicker than the Panasonic TX-40C300 (88mm). 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 £106
The Panasonic TX-40DS400 is £105.89 more expensive than the Panasonic TX-40C300.

Date Released

22 months Ago 11 months Ago

Manufacturer's Warranty

1 Year No data

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 100.95
Electricity cost - standby £ 3.04
Total running cost £ 103.99
Purchase price £ 219.00
Total cost of ownership £ 322.99
Details
Electricity cost - switched on £ 76.91
Electricity cost - standby £ 1.83
Total running cost £ 78.74
Purchase price £ 324.89
Total cost of ownership £ 403.63
Details

Energy Efficiency Class

Environmental Impact

0.52T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.52 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
13
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.39T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.39 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
10
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Display

Display Diagonal
40" 40"
HD Type
 Full HD
 Full HD
3D
 3D
Unknown - Click to provide data
LED Backlighting Type
 Edge-LED
 Edge-LED
Screen Shape
 Flat
 Flat
Visible Diagonal Screen Size
101.6cm Unknown - Click to provide data
Motion Interpolation Frequency
400Hz 400Hz
Noise Reduction
 Noise reduction
Unknown - Click to provide data
Motion Interpolation Technology
 RMR
 RMR
Display Resolution
 1920 x 1080
 1920 x 1080
Supported Video Modes
 1080p
 1080p
Display Diagonal (metric)
102cm
BEST
100cm
Viewing Angle, Horizontal
176° Unknown - Click to provide data
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
Viewing Angle, Vertical
176° Unknown - Click to provide data

TV Tuner

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

Smart TV

Smart TV
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Smart TV
Internet TV
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Internet TV
Hybrid Broadcast Broadband TV (HbbTV)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Hybrid Broadcast Broadband TV (HbbTV)
Screen Mirroring
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Screen mirroring

Audio

RMS Rated Power
Unknown - Click to provide data 20W
Number of Loudspeakers
2 2
Built-In Speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
Sound Modes
 Custom
 Music
 Movie
 Speech
 Standard
 Custom
 Music
 Movie
 Speech
 Standard

Ports & Interfaces

Headphone Outputs
1 1
Common Interface Plus (CI+)
 Common interface Plus (CI+)
 Common interface Plus (CI+)
Common Interface (CI)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Common interface (CI)
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Ports
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
SCART Ports Quantity
1 1
Digital Audio Optical Out
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Composite Video in
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Component Video (YPbPr/YCbCr) in
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
1 1
DVI Port
 DVI port
Unknown - Click to provide data
PC in (D-Sub)
 PC in (D-Sub)
Unknown - Click to provide data
HDMI Ports Quantity
2 2
Common Interface Plus (CI+) Version
Unknown - Click to provide data 1.3

Networking

Wi-Fi
 Wi-Fi
 Wi-Fi
BEST
Ethernet LAN
 Ethernet LAN
 Ethernet LAN
BEST
Browsing
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Browsing

Management Features

Smart Modes
 Cinema
 Dynamic
 Normal
 True Cinema
 Custom
 Cinema
 Dynamic
 Normal
 True Cinema
 Custom
On Screen Display (OSD)
 On Screen Display (OSD)
 On Screen Display (OSD)
Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)
 Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)
 Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)
On Screen Display (OSD) Languages
 DAN
 DUT
 GRE
 EST
 SLV
 BUL
 SER
 CZE
 NOR
 RUS
 ENG
 FIN
 FRE
 DEU
 LIT
 ITA
 POR
 ESP
 SWE
 TUR
 HUN
 CRO
 LAT
 MAC
 DAN
 DUT
 GRE
 EST
 SLV
 BUL
 SER
 CZE
 NOR
 RUS
 ENG
 FIN
 FRE
 DEU
 LIT
 ITA
 POR
 ESP
 SWE
 TUR
 HUN
 CRO
 LAT
 MAC
Number of OSD Languages
31
BEST
27

Performance

Video Formats Supported
 MP4
 AVI
 FLV
 3GP
 MKV
 VOB
 M4V
 TS
 3GPP
 VRO
 MP4
 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
Ambient Light Sensor
 Ambient light sensor
Unknown - Click to provide data
Teletext
1,000 pages 1,000 pages
Adaptive Dimming Backlight
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Adaptive Dimming Backlight

Design

Built-In Camera
 Built-in camera
Unknown - Click to provide data
Colour of Product
 Black
 Black

Ergonomics

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

Power

Power Consumption (typical)
63W 48W
BEST
Power Consumption (standby)
0.5W 0.3W
BEST
Energy Efficiency Class
 A+
 A+
Annual Energy Consumption
91kWh 67kWh
BEST
Power Consumption (off)
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.3W
AC Input Voltage
 20-24
 20-24
AC Input Frequency
 50
 50

Certificates

Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) Certified
 Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) certified
 Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) certified
BEST
Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) Specification
 DMS
 DMP
 DMR
 RUI 2.0
 DTCP-IP
 DMS
 DMP
 DMR
 RUI 2.0
 DTCP-IP

Weight & Dimensions

Depth
68mm
BEST
88mm
Weight
11kg 8kg
BEST
Package Weight
17.7kg 11kg
BEST
Package Dimensions (WxDxH)
995 x 702 x 120 Unknown - Click to provide data
Weight With Stand
Unknown - Click to provide data 8.5kg
Depth (with Stand)
220mm
BEST
238mm
Height (with Stand)
588mm 569mm
BEST
Width (with Stand)
923mm 902mm
BEST
Height
544mm 522mm
Width
923mm 902mm
Package Height
702mm 662mm
BEST
Package Width
995mm 983mm
BEST

Packaging Content

Desktop Stand
 Desktop stand
Unknown - Click to provide data
Handheld Remote Control
 Handheld remote control
 Handheld remote control

Technical Details

Other Features
Ambient sensor Unknown - Click to provide data

Other Features

Dimensions (WxDxH)
923 x 588 x 220 Unknown - Click to provide data
Stereo Sound
Stereo Unknown - Click to provide data
Audio Power
16 Unknown - Click to provide data
Dimensions (WxHxD)
923 x 588 x 220 Unknown - Click to provide data
Product Dimensions (without Stand, Metric)
923 x 544 x 68 Unknown - Click to provide data
Packaging Content
Panasonic VIERA TX-40C300B 40 LED TV,Standard remote control,User manual,Batteries,Stand,Fixing screws Unknown - Click to provide data
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