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Panasonic TX-40CX680 Review
|Value for Money||
|2 Years Old|
|£108 Over 5 Years|
Why Has it Scored 55?
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It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better televisions are available. View the latest televisions 2017.
This TV has an energy efficiency classification of B, and its running costs of £108 over 5 years are typical compared to the other 4,021 televisions that we have compared it to. View all energy saving televisions.
It has some good features, but is also missing a few features:
Does not feature OLED technology
What is This TV Best Used For?Having compared this Panasonic TV with other relevant TVs, we have concluded that it is average for watching films on, ranking number 419 in TVs for films. It is also mediocre for watching sport on, ranking number 749 in TVs for sport as well being mediocre for playing games on, ranking number 400 in TVs for gaming.
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Panasonic TX-40CX680 Video Reviews
Panasonic TX-40CX680 In-Depth Analysis
Very Good Brand
We checked 1,057 user and expert reviews (including 544 verified purchases) for Panasonic TVs and found that on average Panasonic has very good reviews compared to other brands. 100% of those that bought a Panasonic television would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.
Value For Money
Mediocre Value for Money
The product has mediocre features and is over 6 months old but at £449.99 it is cheaper than 66% of TVs.
The highest resolution of the Panasonic TX-40CX680 is 4K. That's over four times the resolution of the most frequently found HD type of Full HD. Across all televisions the best resolution is 8K and the worst is HD Ready. 4K Ultra HD TVs have a resolution of 3840 x 2160 pixels.
4K Ultra HD TVs have a resolution of 3840 x 2160 pixels.
Average Display Diagonal
The display diagonal of the TX-40CX680 of 40" is pretty average compared to most other TVs. It is in the largest 35% of all TVs when ranked by this feature.
Does Not Feature OLED Technology
The TX-40CX680 does not feature OLED technology. 98% of TVs also do not feature OLED technology.
Like most other TVs, the TX-40CX680 is not 3D. 74% of TVs are not 3D.
The TX-40CX680's thickness of only 47mm is fairly thin compared to most other TVs. It is in the thinnest 25% of all TVs when ordered by this feature. Across all the TVs the thicknesses range from 1.7mm to 100mm, and the average thickness is 60mm.
The TX-40CX680 supports Wi-Fi, as do 59% of TVs.
Has an Ambient Light Sensor
The TX-40CX680 has an ambient light sensor. 92% of televisions do not have an ambient light sensor.
3840 X 2160 Pixels Display Resolution
The TX-40CX680 supports a maximum display resolution of 3840 x 2160 pixels. That's over four times the resolution of a 1920 x 1080 pixels TV, which is the most frequently found resolution supported by TVs. Across all TVs the resolution ranges from 1024 x 768 pixels (worst) to 5120 x 2160 pixels (best).
Quite Narrow Horizontal Viewing Angle
The average horizontal viewing angle of all televisions is 180°, with the narrowest being 150° and the widest being 180°. The horizontal viewing angle of the Panasonic TX-40CX680 of only 176° is quite narrow compared to most other TVs. It is in the narrowest 21% of all TVs when ordered by this feature.
Supports Screen Mirroring
The TX-40CX680 supports screen mirroring, unlike 87% of televisions which do not support screen mirroring.
Features Voice Control
The TX-40CX680 features voice control. 85% of televisions do not feature voice control.
Supports High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP)
The TX-40CX680 supports High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP), which is unusual. 81% of TVs do not support High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP).
Features Local Dimming
The TX-40CX680 features local dimming, which is unusual. 76% of televisions do not feature local dimming.
Average High Frequency Rate
The Panasonic TX-40CX680's high frequency rate of 200Hz is pretty standard compared to most other TVs. It is in the fastest 63% of all TVs when sorted by this feature.
Supports a Netflix Video App
The TX-40CX680 has a greater number of video apps than most televisions. This TV supports a Netflix video app, which is the most frequently supported video app supported by TVs.
Released Over Two Years Ago
Panasonic released the TX-40CX680 in March 2015.
Running Costs Are OK
This TV has an energy efficiency classification of B, and the average 5 year running cost of the TX-40CX680 is £108 based on alright energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 4,021 TVs.
|Manufacturer Part Numbers||arcamaudiolabb tx40cx680b, panasonicviera tx40cx680b, arcamaudio tx40cx680b, panasonic tx40cx680e, panasonic tx40cx680b, quick tx40cx680b|
|Barcodes||00635131627071, 05025232811700, 05025232812165, 05054629975695|