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Panasonic TX-50CX800

50" 4K Active Apr 2015
Display Diagonal HD Type 3D 3D Type Release Date £141.01 Electricity cost over 5 years
Expert reviews are average
Features High Dynamic Range Imaging (HDRI)
3D

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Reviews

Expert Reviews Are Average

This television received an expert rating of 70 out of 100 from flatpanels.dk.

Panasonic TVs Have Good Reviews

Based on 428 expert and owner reviews (including 96 verified purchases), Panasonic has good reviews for its TVs. Panasonic also has good reviews specifically within its 4K and 8K TVs range compared to other manufacturers.


Energy

Average Running Costs

Based on average energy prices we estimate that the 5 year running cost of the TX-50CX800 is £142, which is typical compared to the other 320 TVs of this spec and age.


Other

Released Over Two Years Ago

Panasonic released the TX-50CX800 in April 2015.


Performance

Features High Dynamic Range Imaging (HDRI)

The TX-50CX800 features High Dynamic Range Imaging (HDRI). Most of the other comparable spec TVs that have been on the market for a similar time to this TV also feature High Dynamic Range Imaging (HDRI).

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Has a Card Reader Integrated

The TX-50CX800 has a card reader integrated, as do most of the other TVs of this age and type.

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Has a Game Mode

The Panasonic TX-50CX800 has a game mode, as do most of the other comparable spec TVs that were launched more than two years ago.

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Features Local Dimming

The Panasonic TX-50CX800 features local dimming, as do most of the other televisions of this age and type.

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Networking

Supports Wi-Fi

supports Wi-Fi

The TX-50CX800 supports Wi-Fi, as do most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that were launched more than two years ago.

There are a number of alternative televisions which support Wi-Fi currently available which you might want to look at including the LG 60UF770 (£1,199), the Panasonic TX-58DX902, or the Sony KD-65X8507 (£1,249) which all of have better reviews.

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Supports Bluetooth

The TX-50CX800 supports Bluetooth, as do most of the other televisions of this age and spec.

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Has an Ethernet Port

The TX-50CX800 has an ethernet port. Most of the other TVs of this spec and age also have an ethernet port.

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Ports & Interfaces

Has a Common Interface (CI) Slot

The TX-50CX800 has a common interface (CI) slot, as do most of the other TVs of a comparable age and spec to this TV.

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Supports High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP)

The TX-50CX800 supports High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP). Most of the other TVs of a comparable age and type to this television also support High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP).

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Audio

Four Loudspeakers

Most 4K and 8K TVs that have been around for more than two years have between 1 and 19 loudspeakers, including the TX-50CX800 which has four loudspeakers.

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Fairly High RMS Rated Power

The lowest RMS rated power of 4K and 8K TVs that were released more than two years ago is 8W, the highest is 120W, and the average RMS rated power is 28W. With an RMS rated power of 40 Watts, the TX-50CX800 has a fairly high RMS rated power compared to most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that are a similar age to this television.

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Certificates

Has a Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) Certified

The Panasonic TX-50CX800 has a Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) certified. Most of the other TVs of a similar age and type to this TV also have a Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) certified.

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Management Features

Has an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)

The TX-50CX800 has an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG). Most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that are a similar age to this TV also have an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG).

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Smart TV

Supports Internet TV

The TX-50CX800 supports internet TV, as do most of the other TVs that were launched around the same time as this TV.

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Supports Smart TV

The Panasonic TX-50CX800 supports Smart TV, as do most of the other comparable spec TVs that have been around for a similar time to this TV.

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Display

Fairly Fast Motion Interpolation Frequency

At 1,600 hertz, the TX-50CX800 has a quite fast motion interpolation frequency compared to most of the other similar spec TVs that are a comparable age to this television. The slowest motion interpolation frequency of 4K and 8K TVs that are a comparable age to this TV is 100Hz and the fastest is 3,000Hz.

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Quite Narrow Horizontal Viewing Angle

The TX-50CX800 has one of the narrower horizontal viewing angles (only 176 degrees) amongst comparable spec televisions of this age. The narrowest horizontal viewing angle of 4K and 8K TVs that have been available for around the same time as this TV is 160° and the widest is 180°.

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50 Inches Display Diagonal

This is a 50 inch TV.

If you are looking for a television with a larger display diagonal then you might want to look at the TX-55CX802 (£1,399) (55" and higher rated), or the TX-58DX902 (58" and higher rated) both from Panasonic or the Sony KD-55X9305 (£999) (55" and higher rated).

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Weight & Dimensions

Average Depth

At 46 millimeters, the TX-50CX800 has a relatively typical depth compared to most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that were launched more than two years ago.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers panasonic tx50cx802b, panasonic p240652p, tx50cx800e
Barcodes 05025232811861

Panasonic TX-50CX800 Review Sources

To prepare this Panasonic TX-50CX800 review we compared this TV to 4,717 other models. For each TV that we compared, we collated thousands of pieces of information including technical specs, reviews, and prices. In total we analysed 1,041,547 product attributes, 85,382 TV reviews and 3,802,500 historical TV prices from 204 TV retailers. We then picked out the standout features of this TV compared to the other models as well as any areas where this TV is lacking.

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