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Panasonic TX-P42GT60

Panasonic TX-P42GT60
alaScore 90

15 reviews

Dec, 2017

alaTest has collected and analyzed 15 reviews of Panasonic TX-P42GT60. The average rating for this product is 3.9/5, compared to an average rating of 4.3/5 for other TVs for all reviews. People are impressed by the image quality. The usability also gets good feedback, but some have doubts about the sound and design.

usability, image quality

design, sound

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other TVs the Panasonic TX-P42GT60 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 90/100 = Excellent quality.

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Expert review by: John Archer (homecinemachoice.com)

Panasonic TX-P42GT60 review

 

Ultra HD and OLED are the current buzzwords in AV, and plasma TV technology feels even more besieged than ever before, with confirmation from Panasonic that its 2013 range of plasma screens will be its last. Thankfully, it's come out with all guns...

Stellar, film-friendly 2D and 3D picture quality; excellent Smart TV interface

Minor motion issues; slightly bland design; not enough video streaming services currently available

Nov, 2013

Expert review by: (stuff.tv)

Panasonic TX-P42GT60B review

 

Plasma's days are numbered, but it's going down swinging: the Panasonic TX-P42GT60B is a glorious TV

Sterling picture performance ; Lovely smart home interface ; Cracking control app

Looks a bit plain ; That pen. We don’t get it.

In the market for a 42in telly? Get this while you still can

Nov, 2013

Expert review by: Katharine Byrne (expertreviews.co.uk)

Panasonic TX-P42GT60B review

 

The TX-P42GT60B has superb black levels and stunning performance

Sep, 2013

Editor's Choice!

Expert review by: John Archer (trustedreviews.com)

Panasonic TX-P42GT60

 

Panasonic's first plasma TV of 2013 is so good it's scary.

Groundbreaking 2D and 3D picture quality ; Brilliantly thought through and straightforward interface ; Good multimedia support

Touch Pen feature is silly ; Missing LoveFilm and some TV catch-up services ; Design is just so-so

Likely more interesting to AV enthusiasts are the P42GT60’s endorsements by both the THX and Imaging Science Foundation (ISF) organisations – endorsements earned by both the quality and accuracy of the images the P42GT60 can deliver and the amount of...

Apr, 2013

Expert review by: (whathifi.com)

Panasonic TX-P42GT60B

 

The Panasonic TX-P42GT60B TV shows that reports of plasma's demise have been greatly exaggerated

Picture quality from any and every source ; Ergonomics ; Smart interface

Uninspiring styling ; Unyielding sound ; Nonsensical Touch Pen ; Only 3 HDMI imputs

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Expert review by: (stuff.tv_in)

Panasonic TX-P42GT60B review

 

Plasma's days are numbered, but it's going down swinging: the Panasonic TX-P42GT60B is a glorious TV

Sterling picture performance ; Lovely smart home interface ; Cracking control app

Looks a bit plain ; That pen. We don’t get it.

In the market for a 42in telly? Get this while you still can

Mar, 2015

Product Specifications

Audio

Audio system:VR-Audio Pro Stage 2.1 / VR-Audio Surround 2.1
Built-in speaker(s):Y
Built-in speakers: Yes
Built-in subwoofer: Yes
Number of loudspeakers:2
Number of Speakers:2
RMS rated power:20
Subwoofer RMS power:10

Certificates

Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) certified:Y
DLNA Certified: Yes
Energy Star certified: No

Display

24p: Yes
24p support:Y
2D-3D converter: Yes
3D:Y
3D compatibility: Yes
Aspect Ratio:16:9
Display Diagonal:42
Display Diagonal (metric):42.1
Display Resolution:1920 x 1080
HD type:Full HD
High frequency rate:3000
Supported graphics resolutions:1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
Supported video modes:1080p

Energy Management

AC input voltage:220 - 240
Annual Energy Consumption:190
Energy efficiency compliance:C / Unspecified
Input frequency:50/60
Power consumption (max):315
Power consumption (standby):0.3
Power consumption (typical):137

Ergonomics

Swivel angle range:-10 - 10 / -15 - 15
VESA mounting:Y

File formats

Audio formats supported:3GPP, AAC, FLAC, MP3, WAV, WMA / AAC, FLAC, MP3, WAV, WMA
Image formats supported:JPG, MPO
Video compression format:3GP, AVI, FLV, MKV, MP4, TS, VOB, WMV / AVCHD, AVI, MKV, MP4, TS, VOB
Video formats supported:3GP,AVI,FLV,MKV,MP4,TS,VOB,WMV / AVCHD,AVI,MKV,MP4,TS,VOB

Management Features

Electronic Program Guide (EPG):Y
Electronic Programme Guide (EPG): Yes
Handheld remote control: Yes
On/Off timer: Yes
Smart modes:Cinema, Dynamic

Networking

Bluetooth: Yes
Browser supported:Y
Ethernet LAN:Y
Ethernet LAN connection: Yes
Wi-Fi: Yes
Wi-Fi ready:Y
WLAN-ready: Yes

Ports & interfaces

AC (power) in: Yes
Common interface (CI): Yes
Common interface Plus (CI+): No
Component video (YPbPr/YCbCr) in:1
Digital audio optical out:1
DVI port: No
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports:1
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports quantity:1
HDCP: No
HDMI ports quantity:3
Headphone outputs:1
PC Audio in: No
PC in (D-Sub): No
SCART ports quantity:1
USB 2.0 ports quantity:1
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantity:1

Power

AC input frequency:50/60
AC input voltage:220 - 240
Annual Energy Consumption:190
Energy efficiency class:C / Unspecified
Input frequency:50/60
Power consumption (max):315
Power consumption (standby):0.3
Power consumption (typical):137

Smart TV

Internet TV: Yes
Lifestyle apps:skype

Storage

Card reader integrated: Yes
Compatible memory cards:SDXC

Technical Details

Built-in camera: No
Color of product:Black / Silver
Game mode: Yes
On/Off switch: Yes

Teletext

Teletext:1500
Teletext function: Yes

TV Tuner

Analog signal format system:PAL BG, PAL DK, PAL I, SECAM B/G, SECAM D/K / PAL I
Digital signal format system:DVB-S2, DVB-T2 / DVB-T, DVB-T2
Tuner Type:Analog & digital

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:1.93
Depth (with stand):10.7
Dimensions (WxDxH):39.1 x 1.93 x 23.5
Height:23.5
Height (with stand):25.6
Weight:38.6
Weight with stand:45.2
Width:39.1
Width (with stand):39.1 / 807.1