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Panasonic TX-L32EM5

32" Full HD 50Hz Flat Aug 2013
A+
Display Diagonal HD Type High Frequency Rate Screen Shape Release Date £107.59 Electricity cost over 5 years
Panasonic has good television reviews
Does not support Wi-Fi
Very slow high frequency rate

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Reviews

Panasonic Has Good Television Reviews

We checked 428 expert and owner reviews (including 17 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 small display diagonal televisions.


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Released Over Three Years Ago

It was August 2013 when this TV was released.


Display

Full HD

Full HD

The display resolution of this television is Full HD, which is typical of many TVs of a similar type and age to it. 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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Very Slow High Frequency Rate

At only 50 hertz, the TX-L32EM5 has a fairly slow high frequency rate compared to most of the other TVs of this age and type. The slowest high frequency rate of TVs of a comparable age and spec to this TV is 50Hz and the fastest is 400Hz.

If you want a TV with a faster high frequency rate then you might want to look at the Philips 32PHT4100 (£206.99) (60Hz).

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Not 3D

The Panasonic TX-L32EM5 is not 3D. Most of the other TVs of this age and spec are also not 3D.

If you are looking for a television that is 3D then you might want to consider the LG 32LB650.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution

The Panasonic TX-L32EM5 supports a maximum display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. That's 98% more display resolution than the most common display resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels.

A 1920 x 1080 pixels display resolution is actually the best supported display resolution across all small display diagonal televisions that are a comparable age to this TV.

Across similar types of television the worst supported display resolution is 1366 x 768 pixels.

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Quite Narrow Horizontal Viewing Angle

Similar spec TVs that have been available for a comparable time to this TV have horizontal viewing angles of between 150° and 180°, and the average horizontal viewing angle is 180°. With a horizontal viewing angle of only 176 degrees, the Panasonic TX-L32EM5 has one of the narrower horizontal viewing angles amongst televisions of this age.

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32 Inches Display Diagonal

This is a 32 inch TV.

There are a number of other 32" televisions currently available that you might want to consider including because of its better review score, the Panasonic TX-L32E30.

If you would prefer a television with a larger display diagonal then you might want to consider the Hannspree AD40UMMB (38.5") which also has a higher rating.

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Networking

Does Not Support Wi-Fi

The Panasonic TX-L32EM5 does not support Wi-Fi. Most of the other similar spec TVs that came out around the same time as this TV also do not support Wi-Fi.

We compared this television to all the other TVs with a Wi-Fi and we think the Panasonic TX-L32E30, or the Samsung UN32J6300 are also worth considering.

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Has an Ethernet Port

The TX-L32EM5 has an ethernet port, unlike most of the other TVs of a similar spec and age to this TV which do not have an ethernet port.

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Energy

Running Costs Are High

Whilst this TV is rated A+ for energy efficiency, the TX-L32EM5 has an average running cost of £108 over 5 years based on typical energy prices and usage levels, which is in the most expensive 10% of all 582 televisions of this spec and age.


Smart TV

Supports Internet TV

The TX-L32EM5 supports internet TV. Most of the other televisions that have been available for around the same time as this TV do not support internet TV.

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Performance

Has a Card Reader Integrated

The TX-L32EM5 has a card reader integrated. Most of the other TVs of a comparable type and age to this television do not have a card reader integrated.

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Supports 24p

The Panasonic TX-L32EM5 supports 24p, as do most of the other similar spec TVs that have been on the market for a comparable time to this TV.

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Does Not Feature Local Dimming

The TX-L32EM5 does not feature local dimming. Most of the other similar spec televisions that have been around for a comparable time to this TV also do not feature local dimming.

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Certificates

Does Not Have a Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) Certified

The TX-L32EM5 does not have a Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) certified. Most of the other small display diagonal televisions that came out more than two years ago also do not have a Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) certified.

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Ports & Interfaces

Supports High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP)

The TX-L32EM5 supports High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP). Most of the other TVs of this type and age also support High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP).

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Has a Common Interface (CI) Slot

The TX-L32EM5 has a common interface (CI) slot. Most of the other televisions of a similar age and spec to this TV also have a common interface (CI) slot.

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Management Features

Has an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)

The TX-L32EM5 has an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG). Most of the other TVs of a similar age and type to this television also have an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG).

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Weight & Dimensions

Average Depth

The Panasonic TX-L32EM5 has a fairly average depth (60 millimeters) compared to most of the other TVs that have been around for around the same time as this television.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers panasonic txl32em5b, txl32em5e
Barcodes 05025232670666, 05025232670673

Panasonic TX-L32EM5 Review Sources

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