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Panasonic TX32AS500B

£469.99
An extremely economical to run 32" 3D TV with OK reviews but poor features
32" HD Yes 100Hz Feb 2015
Display Diagonal HD Type 3D High Frequency Rate Release Date
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Panasonic TX-32AS500 Review

With very low running costs but good reviews, we have scored the Panasonic TX-32AS500 as follows for Summary.
67
1 Review
28
Missing Some Features
59
2 Years Old
90
£50 Over 5 Years
Overall Score
45
Mediocre

Why Has it Scored 46?

It has not bad expert reviews with an average expert rating of 80%. Samsung televisions also have excellent reviews in general.
This TV is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better televisions are available. View the latest televisions 2017.
It has an energy efficiency classification of A+, and its running costs of only £50 over 5 years are in the cheapest 9% of all 4,025 TVs that we have compared it to. View all energy saving TVs.
This Panasonic TV is missing some features:
Quite small display diagonal
Quite narrow horizontal viewing angle
Very slow motion interpolation frequency
Very low RMS rated power

How Big is the Panasonic TX-32AS500?

The Panasonic TX-32AS500 is 727mm wide and 67mm tall. It is 432mm thick and weighs 5kg.

Panasonic TX-32AS500 front dimensions

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Panasonic TX-32AS500 size in context

Panasonic TX-32AS500 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews

Expert Reviews Are Good

This TV received a rating of 80% from expert review site whathifi.com.

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Very Good Brand

Based on 1,054 expert and user reviews (including 544 verified purchases), Panasonic has very good ratings for its TVs. 100% of those that bought a Panasonic television would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Features

Quite Small Display Diagonal

The TX-32AS500's display diagonal of only 32" is in the smallest 12% of all TVs when ordered by this feature. The display diagonals of TVs range from 2" to 110", and the average display diagonal is 46".

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3D

The Panasonic TX-32AS500 is 3D, unlike 74% of TVs which are not 3D.

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Average Thickness

The TX-32AS500's thickness of 67mm is fairly typical compared to most other TVs. It is in the thickest 69% of all TVs when ranked by this feature.

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Supports Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi

The TX-32AS500 supports Wi-Fi, as do 59% of TVs.

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Quite Narrow Horizontal Viewing Angle

The Panasonic TX-32AS500's horizontal viewing angle of only 176° is fairly narrow compared to most other TVs. It is in the narrowest 11% of all TVs when ordered by this feature. The average horizontal viewing angle of all TVs is 180°, with the narrowest being 150° and the widest being 180°.

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Very Slow Motion Interpolation Frequency

The TX-32AS500's motion interpolation frequency of only 100Hz is quite slow compared to most other TVs. It is in the slowest 15% of all TVs when ranked by this feature. The motion interpolation frequencies of TVs range from 50Hz to 3,000Hz, and the average motion interpolation frequency is 440Hz.

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Supports High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP)

The TX-32AS500 supports High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP), unlike 81% of TVs which do not support High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP).

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Very Low RMS Rated Power

The RMS rated powers of TVs range from 2W to 120W, and the average RMS rated power is 21W. The TX-32AS500's RMS rated power of only 10W is in the lowest 14% of all TVs when sorted by this feature.

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Average High Frequency Rate

The high frequency rate of the TX-32AS500 of 100Hz is fairly standard compared to most other TVs. It is in the fastest 44% of all TVs when ordered by this feature.

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Only 1366 X 768 Pixels Display Resolution

The highest display resolution supported by the TX-32AS500 is 1366 x 768 pixels. That's 49% lower display resolution than a 1920 x 1080 pixels television, which is the most frequently found resolution supported by TVs. Across all TVs the worst resolution is 1024 x 768 pixels and the best is 5120 x 2160 pixels.

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Has a Child Lock

The TX-32AS500 has a child lock. 90% of TVs do not have a child lock.

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Supports Parental Controls

The Panasonic TX-32AS500 supports parental controls. 88% of TVs do not support parental controls.

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Supports Wi-Fi

The TX-32AS500 supports Wi-Fi, which is unusual. 91% of TVs do not support Wi-Fi.

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Has a Card Reader Integrated

The Panasonic TX-32AS500 has a card reader integrated. 96% of TVs do not have a card reader integrated.

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Has an Ambient Light Sensor

The TX-32AS500 has an ambient light sensor, unlike 92% of TVs which do not have an ambient light sensor.

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Age

Released Over Two Years Ago

This TV was released in February 2015.


Running Costs

Running Costs Are Very Low

This TV has an energy efficiency classification of A+. The TX-32AS500 has an average running cost of only £50 over 5 years based on average energy prices, which is in the cheapest 9% of all 4,025 TVs.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers panasonic tx32as500b, panasonic tx32as500e, tx32as500y
Barcodes 05025232776863, 05025232776894, 05025232777013

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Frequently Asked Questions About the Panasonic TX-32AS500

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Expert reviews are slightly better
10W higher RMS rated power
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