Panasonic TX-40CX802 Review
|Value for Money||
|2 Years Old|
|£122 Over 5 Years|
Why Has it Scored 53?
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This TV has an energy efficiency rating of B, and its running costs of £122 over 5 years are typical compared to the other 4,025 TVs that we have compared it to. View all energy saving TVs.
It has some good features, but is also missing a few features:
Does not feature OLED technology
Quite narrow horizontal viewing angle
What is This TV Best Used For?Having compared this Panasonic TV with other relevant TVs, we have concluded that it is very good for playing games, ranking number 317 in TVs for gaming. However average for watching sport, ranking number 682 in TVs for sport as well being average for watching films, ranking number 525 in TVs for films.
Panasonic TX-40CX802 In-Depth Analysis
Very Good Brand
We checked 1,054 owner and expert reviews (including 544 verified purchases) for Panasonic televisions and found that on average Panasonic has very good ratings compared to other brands. 100% of those that bought a Panasonic TV would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.
Value For Money
Mediocre Value for Money
The product has average features and is over 6 months old and at £849.00 it is more expensive than 65% of TVs.
Average Display Diagonal
The display diagonal of the Panasonic TX-40CX802 of 40" is fairly average compared to most other TVs. It is in the largest 30% of all televisions when ordered by this feature.
The highest resolution of the TX-40CX802 is 4K. That's over four times the resolution of a Full HD TV, which is the most frequently found resolution. The best resolution of all TVs 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.
Does Not Feature OLED Technology
Like most other TVs, the Panasonic TX-40CX802 does not feature OLED technology. 98% of TVs do not feature OLED technology.
The TX-40CX802 is 3D, unlike 74% of TVs which are not 3D.
The thicknesses of TVs range from 1.7mm to 100mm, and the average thickness is 60mm. The thickness of the TX-40CX802 of only 46mm is in the thinnest 22% of all TVs when ordered by this feature.
The Panasonic TX-40CX802 supports Wi-Fi. 59% of TVs also support Wi-Fi.
Supports High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP)
The TX-40CX802 supports High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP), unlike 81% of televisions which do not support High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP).
3840 X 2160 Pixels Display Resolution
The Panasonic TX-40CX802 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 televisions. Across all TVs the resolution ranges from 1024 x 768 pixels (worst) to 5120 x 2160 pixels (best).
Fairly Fast High Frequency Rate
The high frequency rates of TVs range from 20Hz to 3,000Hz, and the average high frequency rate is 260Hz. The Panasonic TX-40CX802's high frequency rate of 1,600Hz is very fast compared to most other TVs. It is in the fastest 3% of all TVs when ordered by this feature.
Features Local Dimming
The TX-40CX802 features local dimming, unlike 76% of televisions which do not feature local dimming.
Fairly High RMS Rated Power
The lowest RMS rated power of TVs is 2W, the highest is 120W, and the average RMS rated power is 21W. The Panasonic TX-40CX802's RMS rated power of 20W is quite high compared to most other TVs. It is in the highest 23% of all TVs when ranked by this feature.
Has an Ambient Light Sensor
The Panasonic TX-40CX802 has an ambient light sensor, which is unusual. 92% of TVs do not have an ambient light sensor.
Quite Fast Motion Interpolation Frequency
The Panasonic TX-40CX802's motion interpolation frequency of 1,600Hz is in the fastest 3% of all televisions when ordered by this feature. TVs have motion interpolation frequencies of between 50Hz and 3,000Hz, and the average motion interpolation frequency is 440Hz.
The TX-40CX802 supports Bluetooth. 81% of TVs do not support Bluetooth.
Has a Card Reader Integrated
The TX-40CX802 has a card reader integrated, unlike 96% of TVs which do not have a card reader integrated.
Quite Narrow Horizontal Viewing Angle
The TX-40CX802's horizontal viewing angle of only 176° is fairly narrow compared to most other televisions. It is in the narrowest 22% of all TVs when sorted by this feature. TVs have horizontal viewing angles of between 150° and 180°, and the average horizontal viewing angle is 180°.
Released Over Two Years Ago
This television was released in April 2015.
OK Running Costs
The energy efficiency rating of this TV is B. The average running cost of the TX-40CX802 is £122 over 5 years based on alright usage levels and energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 4,025 TVs.
|Manufacturer Part Numbers||panasonic tx40cx802b|