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Panasonic TX47AS740B

£749.90
£379.99 £369.91 cheaper than 21 days ago
47" Full HD Flat Apr 2014
A++
Display Diagonal HD Type 3D Screen Shape Release Date £190.30 Electricity cost over 5 years
Expert reviews are average
Good 3D picture quality
Easy to use
1 Review
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A Bit Expensive

One Panasonic TX-47AS740 owner thought this TV was not cheap. Last year Techradar wrote “It feels a bit expensive” nonetheless they still scored the product 4 stars.


Reviews

Expert Reviews Are Average

Expert review site Techradar scored this TV 70 out of 100.

Panasonic Has Good TV Reviews

We checked 377 user and expert reviews (including 21 verified purchases) for Panasonic TVs and found that on average Panasonic has good reviews compared to other manufacturers. We also found that Panasonic has good reviews specifically for its medium display diagonal TVs.


Display

Good 3D Picture Quality

Three Panasonic TX-47AS740 owners who purchased it reckoned that it had a good 3D picture quality. Techradar wrote “3D works well”. Techradar also mentioned “Good 3D pictures”.

Full HD

Full HD

The display resolution of this TV is Full HD, which is the most commonly found HD type on medium display diagonal TVs that were launched more than two years ago. Full HD TVs have a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels.

Full HD TVs have a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution

This TV supports a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, which is the most frequently supported display resolution on televisions of a comparable age and type to it.

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Has a 2D-3D Converter

The TX-47AS740 has a 2D-3D converter, as do most of the other televisions of this spec and age.

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Inferior Picture Quality

A few Panasonic TX-47AS740 owners who reviewed it concluded that it did not have good picture quality. Techradar said “Lack of shadow detail” in their review of this TV however despite that they gave the product a rating of 4 stars.

Poor High Def TV

One Panasonic TX-47AS740 owner mentioned in their reviews that the Panasonic TX-47AS740 was not good at displaying high definition TV. Techradar wrote “Slightly soft HD pictures” in their review of the Panasonic TX-47AS740.


Design

Easy to Use

One Panasonic TX-47AS740 reviewer who bought it considered that it was easy to handle. Techradar wrote in October last year “Good motion handling” in their review and rated the product 4 stars. One customer wrote that the product had a good interface. Last year Techradar wrote “Some really useful smart interface innovations” in their review of the Panasonic TX-47AS740.

Nice Design

One customer who reviewed this TV concluded that it was good looking. Techradar wrote in their review of this TV “It also has a stylish design, good passive 3D support”. One person said in their reviews that the Panasonic TX-47AS740 was a good design. Techradar wrote “Nice design” and rated the Panasonic TX-47AS740 70 out of 100.

Has a Built-In Camera

The Panasonic TX-47AS740 has a built-in camera, which is unusual. Most of the other TVs that are a comparable age to this TV do not have a built-in camera.

There are a number of alternative TVs with a built-in camera currently available which you might also want to look at including the Samsung UE46F8000 (£399.99) which has better reviews.

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Poor Product Quality

One customer wrote in their reviews that it was not good quality. Techradar mentioned “A bigger issue, however, is that the set's picture quality suffers from poor black levels” in their review of this TV.


Networking

Supports Wi-Fi

supports Wi-Fi

The Panasonic TX-47AS740 supports Wi-Fi, as do most of the other comparable spec televisions that have been around for a similar time to this TV.

There are a number of alternative televisions which support Wi-Fi currently available which you might want to look at including because of it's better review score, the Toshiba 40L5441 (£379.29), the Samsung UE40H6410 (£379.00), or the LG 50PB660.

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Has a Bluetooth

The TX-47AS740 has a Bluetooth. Most of the other medium display diagonal TVs that came out around the same time as this TV do not have a Bluetooth.

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Has an Ethernet Port

The TX-47AS740 has an ethernet port. Most of the other medium display diagonal TVs that are a similar age to this television also have an ethernet port.

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Performance

Has an Ambient Light Sensor

The TX-47AS740 has an ambient light sensor. Most of the other TVs that have been around for a comparable time to this television also have an ambient light sensor.

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Features Voice Control

The Panasonic TX-47AS740 features voice control. Most of the other TVs that have been available for a comparable time to this television also feature voice control.

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Has a Game Mode

The Panasonic TX-47AS740 has a game mode. Most of the other medium display diagonal TVs that were released more than two years ago also have a game mode.

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Ergonomics

Supports Smartphones Used As a Remote

The TX-47AS740 supports smartphones used as a remote, as do most of the other medium display diagonal TVs that are a similar age to this TV.

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Smart TV

Has an Internet TV Function

The TX-47AS740 has an internet TV function, as do most of the other televisions that have been on the market for around the same time as this television.

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Management Features

Has an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)

The Panasonic TX-47AS740 has an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG). Most of the other televisions of a similar age and spec to this television also have an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG).

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Audio

Fairly High RMS Rated Power

TVs that came out more than two years ago have RMS rated powers of between 4W and 80W, and the average RMS rated power is 19W. The Panasonic TX-47AS740 has one of the higher RMS rated powers (20 Watts) amongst medium display diagonal TVs of this age.

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Energy

Running Costs Are High

Whilst this TV is rated A++ for energy efficiency, the average 5 year running cost of the TX-47AS740 is £191 based on average energy prices and usage levels, which makes it one of the less economic to run TVs of a comparable type and age.


Other

Released Over Three Years Ago

This television has been on the market since April 2017.

Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers panasonic tx47as740e, panasonic tx47as740b, samsung tx47as740b
Barcodes 05025232772247, 05025232772667

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