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Panasonic TX-55AS740
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Panasonic TX-55AS740

A 3 year old 55" Full HD television with alright features but high running costs
55" Full HD Yes 1,200Hz Apr 2014
Display Diagonal HD Type 3D High Frequency Rate Release Date

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Panasonic TX-55AS740 Review

With average features and at over 3 years old,
58
Average Features
46
3 Years Old
19
£409 Over 5 Years
Overall Score
45
Mediocre

Why Has it Scored 46?

Samsung televisions have excellent reviews in general.
It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better TVs are available. View the latest televisions 2017.
This TV has an energy efficiency rating of A++, however its running costs of £409 over 5 years are in the most expensive 2% of all 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:
Quite large display diagonal
3D
Only Full HD

Panasonic TX-55AS740 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews

Very Good Brand

Based on 1,054 owner and expert reviews (including 544 verified purchases), Panasonic has very good ratings for its TVs. 100% of those that bought a Panasonic television would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Features

Quite Large Display Diagonal

The smallest display diagonal of TVs is 2", the largest is 110", and the average display diagonal is 46". The display diagonal of the Panasonic TX-55AS740 of 55" is fairly large compared to most other TVs. It is in the largest 25% of all TVs when ordered by this feature.

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Only Full HD

The display resolution of this TV 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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3D

The TX-55AS740 is 3D, which is unusual. 74% of TVs are not 3D.

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Average Thickness

The TX-55AS740's thickness of 53mm is pretty average compared to most other TVs. It is in the thickest 35% of all TVs when ranked by this feature.

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Supports Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi

The Panasonic TX-55AS740 supports Wi-Fi, as do 59% of TVs.

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Fairly Fast High Frequency Rate

Across all the televisions the high frequency rates range from 20Hz to 3,000Hz, and the average high frequency rate is 260Hz. The TX-55AS740's high frequency rate of 1,200Hz is in the fastest 4% of all TVs when ranked by this feature.

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3D Comb Filter

This TV has a 3D|2D/3D|2D comb filter, which is typical of many TVs.

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Features Voice Control

The TX-55AS740 features voice control, which is unusual. 85% of TVs do not feature voice control.

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Has a Pair of 3D Glasses Included

The Panasonic TX-55AS740 has a pair of 3D glasses included. 85% of TVs do not have a pair of 3D glasses included.

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Has a 2D-3D Converter

The TX-55AS740 has a 2D-3D converter. 86% of TVs do not have a 2D-3D converter.

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Supports Bluetooth

The TX-55AS740 supports Bluetooth, which is unusual. 81% of TVs do not support Bluetooth.

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Has a Child Lock

The TX-55AS740 has a child lock, unlike 90% of TVs which do not have a child lock.

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Supports Smartphones Being Used As a Remote

The TX-55AS740 supports smartphones being used as a remote, unlike 87% of TVs which do not support smartphones being used as a remote.

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Quite Fast Motion Interpolation Frequency

Across all the TVs the motion interpolation frequencies range from 50Hz to 3,000Hz, and the average motion interpolation frequency is 440Hz. The Panasonic TX-55AS740's motion interpolation frequency of 1,200Hz is fairly fast compared to most other televisions. It is in the fastest 8% of all TVs when ordered by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Camera

The TX-55AS740 has a built-in camera, which is unusual. 98% of TVs do not have a built-in camera.

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Has a Card Reader Integrated

The TX-55AS740 has a card reader integrated, unlike 96% of TVs which do not have a card reader integrated.

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Age

Released Over Three Years Ago

This TV was released in April 2014.


Running Costs

Running Costs Are High

This TV has an energy efficiency rating of A++, however the TX-55AS740 has an average running cost of £409 over 5 years based on satisfactory energy prices and usage levels, which makes it one of the more expensive to run TVs.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers panasonic tx55as740e, panasonic tx55as740b
Barcodes 05025232772230, 05025232772643

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