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Panasonic TX49DS500

74

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Panasonic TX49DS500

£399.00
Panasonic TX-49DS500
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A very economical to run but 2 year old 49" Full HD TV, good for playing games
49" Full HD No 80mm Mar 2016 A+
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Panasonic TX-49DS500 Review

Released 2 years ago and with low running costs, we have ranked the Panasonic TX-49DS500 number 383 in 50 inch TVs.
63
Value for Money
Good
72
Features
Good Features
83
Age
1 Year Old
80
Running Costs
£86 Over 5 Years
74
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 74?

Hisense TVs have excellent reviews in general.
At over a year old this TV is slightly out of date, and newer televisions with more up to date technology are available. View the latest TVs 2018.
It has an efficiency rating of A+, and its running costs of £86 over 5 years are typical compared to the other 4,306 TVs that we have compared it to. View all energy saving TVs.
This TV has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Supports Wi-Fi
Supports screen mirroring
Only Full HD
Does not feature OLED/QLED technology

What is This TV Best Used For?

Having compared it with other relevant TVs, we have concluded that it is very good for playing games, ranking number 424 in TVs for gaming. It is also very good for watching films, ranking number 728 in TVs for film as well being good for watching sport, ranking number 733 in TVs for sport.
71
Watching Films
Very Good
68
Watching Sport
Good
72
Playing Games
Very Good

How Big is the Panasonic TX-49DS500?

The Panasonic TX-49DS500 is 1,106mm wide and 80mm tall. It is 644mm thick and weighs 13.5kg.

Panasonic TX-49DS500 front dimensions
Panasonic TX-49DS500 size in context

Panasonic TX-49DS500 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Panasonic Televisions Have Very Good Reviews

Based on 752 owner and expert reviews (including 759 verified purchases), Panasonic has very good reviews for its TVs. 100% of those that bought a Panasonic TV would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Value For Money

Poor Value for Money

Whilst the product is in the cheapest 62% of televisions, it is under 2 years old but has mediocre features and at £399.00 we think it does not represent good value for money overall.

Running Costs

Running Costs Are Average

This television has an efficiency rating of A+. Based on typical usage levels and energy prices we estimate that the TX-49DS500 will cost £86 over 5 years to run, which is typical compared to the other 4,306 TVs.

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Age

Released Over a Year Ago

This television was released in March 2016.

Features

Average Display Diagonal

The display diagonal of the Panasonic TX-49DS500 of 49" is pretty standard compared to most other TVs. It is larger than 41% of all TVs when sorted by this feature.

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Only Full HD

The display resolution of this television is Full HD, which is the most commonly found HD type on TVs. Full HD TVs have a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels.

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Does Not Feature OLED/QLED Technology

The TX-49DS500 does not feature OLED/QLED technology. 98% of televisions also do not feature OLED/QLED technology.

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Not 3D

The TX-49DS500 is not 3D. 75% of TVs are also not 3D.

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Thicker Than Average

The thickness of the TX-49DS500 of 80mm is thicker than average when compared to most other TVs. It is thicker than 84% of all TVs when sorted by this feature. The thicknesses of TVs range from 1.7mm to 100mm, and the average thickness is 60mm.

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Supports Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi

The TX-49DS500 supports Wi-Fi, as do 61% of TVs.

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Supports Screen Mirroring

The Panasonic TX-49DS500 supports screen mirroring. 84% of TVs do not support screen mirroring.

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Features Local Dimming

The TX-49DS500 features local dimming, unlike 76% of TVs which do not feature local dimming.

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Features Adaptive Dimming Backlight

The TX-49DS500 features Adaptive Dimming Backlight. 99% of televisions do not feature Adaptive Dimming Backlight.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

panasonic panledtx49ds500bbk, panasonic corp tx49ds500e, panasonicviera tx49ds500b, panasonic tx49ds500b, samsung tx49ds500b, summer tx49ds500b, panasonic hd1080p, panasonic hdmi1x, info tx49ds500b

Barcodes:

00635131627064, 05025232839308, 05025232839612, 05057589232457

Panasonic TX49DS500

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