Panasonic TX-42AS600 Review
|Missing Some Features|
|2 Years Old|
|£132 Over 5 Years|
Why Has it Scored 42?
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This TV has an efficiency rating of A+, and its running costs of £132 over 5 years are typical compared to the other 4,025 TVs that we have compared it to. View all energy saving TVs.
It is missing some features:
Only Full HD
Does not feature OLED technology
Quite narrow horizontal viewing angle
Panasonic TX-42AS600 In-Depth Analysis
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Only Full HD
The display resolution of this TV is Full HD, which is the most frequently found HD type on televisions. Full HD TVs have a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels.
Average Display Diagonal
The display diagonal of the TX-42AS600 of 42" is pretty standard compared to most other TVs. It is in the largest 39% of all televisions when ranked by this feature.
Does Not Feature OLED Technology
Like most other televisions, the Panasonic TX-42AS600 does not feature OLED technology. 98% of TVs do not feature OLED technology.
Like most other televisions, the Panasonic TX-42AS600 is not 3D. 74% of TVs are not 3D.
The Panasonic TX-42AS600's thickness of 53mm is pretty standard compared to most other TVs. It is in the thickest 35% of all TVs when ranked by this feature.
The Panasonic TX-42AS600 supports Wi-Fi. 59% of televisions also support Wi-Fi.
Has a Child Lock
The TX-42AS600 has a child lock, unlike 90% of TVs which do not have a child lock.
Supports Parental Controls
The Panasonic TX-42AS600 supports parental controls, which is unusual. 88% of TVs do not support parental controls.
Average High Frequency Rate
The high frequency rate of the Panasonic TX-42AS600 of 100Hz is fairly average compared to most other TVs. It is in the fastest 39% of all TVs when ordered by this feature.
Quite Narrow Horizontal Viewing Angle
The horizontal viewing angle of the TX-42AS600 of only 176° is quite narrow compared to most other TVs. It is in the narrowest 14% of all TVs when sorted by this feature. The horizontal viewing angles of TVs range from 150° to 180°, and the average horizontal viewing angle is 180°.
Very Slow Motion Interpolation Frequency
The motion interpolation frequency of the TX-42AS600 of only 100Hz is quite slow compared to most other TVs. It is in the slowest 10% of all TVs when sorted by this feature. Across all the televisions the motion interpolation frequencies range from 50Hz to 3,000Hz, and the average motion interpolation frequency is 440Hz.
Does Not Feature Local Dimming
Like most other TVs, the TX-42AS600 does not feature local dimming. 76% of TVs do not feature local dimming.
Supports High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP)
The Panasonic TX-42AS600 supports High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP), which is unusual. 81% of TVs do not support High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP).
Features Voice Control
The TX-42AS600 features voice control, which is unusual. 85% of TVs do not feature voice control.
Released Over Two Years Ago
This TV has been on the market since February 2015.
Average Running Costs
This television is rated A+ for energy efficiency, and based on satisfactory energy prices we estimate that the TX-42AS600 will cost £132 over 5 years to run, which is typical compared to the other 4,025 TVs.
|Manufacturer Part Numbers||panasonic tx42as600ew, tx42as600yw|
|Barcodes||05025232772360, 05025232772872, 05025232772889, 05025232773763, 05025232773770|