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Panasonic TX-L47ET5B

47" Full HD 300Hz Apr 2012
A+
Display Diagonal HD Type 3D High Frequency Rate Release Date £110.18 Electricity cost over 5 years
Good 3D picture quality
Good connectivity
Nice design

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Features

Good Technical Features

A number of customers who purchased the Panasonic TX-L47ET5B considered that it had good features. Computeractive.co.uk mentioned in their review “Some good online features”.


Audio

Inferior Sound Quality

One customer concluded that it did not have good sound quality. Computeractive.co.uk wrote “Sounds average, some motion issues” in their review of the Panasonic TX-L47ET5B.


Design

Nice Design

Several people who reviewed the product agreed that it was good looking. Expert review site Computeractive.co.uk said four years ago “It does look stylish – it has a fairly wide bezel which is see-through at the edges” in their review of this TV. Computeractive.co.uk also wrote “Attractive styling, solid feature set, good depth to 3D images, detailed picture”. Computeractive.co.uk also mentioned “Slank og elegant”.

Easy to Use

A few people who reviewed the product concluded that it was comfortable and easy to hold. Computeractive.co.uk mentioned in their review of this TV “Comfy and versatile 3D” .

Robust

A number of Panasonic TX-L47ET5B reviewers wrote that it was well made. Four years ago Computeractive.co.uk wrote “Punchy, solid pictures”.

Good Product Quality

One customer who bought it considered that it was good quality. Computeractive.co.uk mentioned “Decent picture quality”.


Reviews

Good Brand

Based on 428 owner and expert reviews (including 20 verified purchases), Panasonic has good reviews for its TVs. Panasonic also has good reviews specifically for its medium display diagonal TVs compared to other manufacturers.

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Price

Reasonably Priced

A number of customers who reviewed this TV concluded that it was good value for money. Computeractive.co.uk wrote “Convenient, affordable and relatively nontiring 3D” in their review. Computeractive.co.uk also mentioned “Decent value”.


Display

Good 3D Picture Quality

Ten Panasonic TX-L47ET5B owners reckoned that the product had a good 3D picture quality. Computeractive.co.uk said “Virtually no crosstalk in 3D mode” in their review. Computeractive.co.uk also said “Good 3D, four 3D glasses included”. Computeractive.co.uk also wrote “Good passive 3D performance”.

Good Picture Quality

One Panasonic TX-L47ET5B owner who reviewed the Panasonic TX-L47ET5B thought it had good picture quality. One Panasonic TX-L47ET5B owner said in their reviews that the product had good colour saturation. Computeractive.co.uk mentioned “Rich, lush colours” in their Panasonic TX-L47ET5B review.

Full HD

Full HD

The display resolution of this television is Full HD, which is the most frequently found HD type on televisions of a similar spec 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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Quite Fast High Frequency Rate

With a high frequency rate of 300 hertz, the TX-L47ET5B has one of the faster high frequency rates amongst TVs of this age. Across all the medium display diagonal TVs that have been on the market for more than two years the high frequency rates range from 50Hz to 1,600Hz.

If you want a faster high frequency rate then you might want to consider the UE40H6400 (£249.99) (400Hz and higher rated), or the UE48H6410 (£592.29) (400Hz and higher rated) both from Samsung.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution

This TV supports a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, which is typical of many televisions that are a comparable age to it.

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47 Inches Display Diagonal

This is a 47 inches television.

If you are looking for a TV with a larger display diagonal then you might want to look at the UN48H5500 (47.6" and higher rated), or the UE48H6470 (48" and higher rated) both from Samsung.

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Energy

Average Running Costs

The energy efficiency classification of this Panasonic TV is A+, and the TX-L47ET5B is typical compared to the other 661 TVs of a similar type and age that we have analysed for running costs. Based on average energy prices and usage levels, we estimate the TX-L47ET5B will cost £111 over 5 years to run.


Weight & Dimensions

Good Size

Several Panasonic TX-L47ET5B owners who bought it considered that it was a good depth. Computeractive.co.uk mentioned in their review of this TV four years ago “Excellent 3D depth”.

Average Depth

At 52 millimeters, the TX-L47ET5B has a relatively average depth compared to most of the other TVs that have been around for around the same time as this TV.

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Smart TV

Good Connectivity

One Panasonic TX-L47ET5B owner who purchased it concluded that it was good in terms of connectivity. Expert review site T3.com said “The Panasonic TX-L47ET5 combines net connectivity with comfortable 3D” in their review of this TV.

One Panasonic TX-L47ET5B reviewer who reviewed it considered that it was good in terms of HDMI connections. Expert website Computeractive.co.uk wrote “It's well equipped with four HDMI ports and three USB sockets, including one for recording pro”.

One Panasonic TX-L47ET5B reviewer mentioned in their reviews that the Panasonic TX-L47ET5B had network functionality. Computeractive.co.uk mentioned “Good network feature set” in their review. One customer said in their reviews that this TV was good in terms of USB connections. Computeractive.co.uk mentioned “Good media playback via USB”.

One person thought it was wifi compatible. Computeractive.co.uk wrote in their Panasonic TX-L47ET5B review “Built-in Wi-Fi, four pairs of 3D specs included”.

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Supports Internet TV

The TX-L47ET5B supports internet TV, as do most of the other televisions of a similar age and spec to this TV.

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Supports Smart TV

The TX-L47ET5B supports Smart TV. Most of the other medium display diagonal TVs that have been on the market for more than two years also support Smart TV.

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Released Over Five Years Ago

It was April 2012 when this television was released.


Networking

Supports Wi-Fi

supports Wi-Fi

The Panasonic TX-L47ET5B supports Wi-Fi. Most of the other similar spec TVs that were launched around the same time as this television also support Wi-Fi.

It may also be worth also looking at one of the other TVs which support Wi-Fi currently available including the LG 42LW579, or the Panasonic TX-47AS650 which both of have better reviews.

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Has an Ethernet Port

The TX-L47ET5B has an ethernet port. Most of the other medium display diagonal TVs that have been on the market for around the same time as this TV also have an ethernet port.

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Performance

Has a Card Reader Integrated

The TX-L47ET5B has a card reader integrated. Most of the other TVs that were released more than two years ago do not have a card reader integrated.

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Does Not Have a Child Lock

The TX-L47ET5B does not have a child lock. Most of the other similar spec televisions that have been on the market for around the same time as this TV do have a child lock.

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Supports 24p

The Panasonic TX-L47ET5B supports 24p. Most of the other TVs of this age and type also support 24p.

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Does Not Feature Local Dimming

The TX-L47ET5B does not feature local dimming, although it is worth noting that most of the other televisions of a similar age and spec to this television also do not feature local dimming.

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Ports & Interfaces

Supports High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP)

The TX-L47ET5B supports High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP). Most of the other TVs of this spec and age also support High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP).

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Has a PC in (D-Sub) Port

The TX-L47ET5B has a PC in (D-Sub) port, which is unusual. Most of the other medium display diagonal TVs that were released more than two years ago do not have a PC in (D-Sub) port.

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Management Features

Does Not Support Picture-in-Picture

The Panasonic TX-L47ET5B does not support Picture-in-Picture, unlike most of the other medium display diagonal TVs that have been available for around the same time as this TV.

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Has an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)

The TX-L47ET5B has an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG). Most of the other medium display diagonal TVs that came out around the same time as this TV also have an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG).

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Certificates

Has a Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) Certified

The Panasonic TX-L47ET5B has a Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) certified. Most of the other medium display diagonal TVs that have been on the market for a comparable time to this television also have a Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) certified.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers panasonic txl47et5b, panasonic p181801p
Barcodes 05025232670376

Panasonic TX-L47ET5B Review Sources

To prepare this Panasonic TX-L47ET5B 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 1,041,409 product attributes, 85,840 TV reviews and 3,937,500 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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