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Panasonic TX-L42E6

alaTest has collected and analyzed 278 reviews of Panasonic TX-L42E6. The average rating for this product is 4.2/5, compared to an average rating of 4.3/5 for other TVs for all reviews. People really like the durability and price. The design and image quality also get good views. There are some negative reviews about the reliability.

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We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other TVs the Panasonic TX-L42E6 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 89/100 = Very good quality.

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Amazon.co.uk review summary for Panasonic TX-L42E6

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 258 user reviews of Panasonic TX-L42E6 from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 4.2/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.3/5 for other TVs on Amazon.co.uk. Reviewers really like the durability and price. The design and image quality also get good reviews. Some have doubts about the reliability.

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88% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

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Dec, 2017

Techradar Recommended 2013

Expert review by: John Archer (techradar.com)

Panasonic TX-L42E6B review

 

A quality mid-range TV if you don't need 3D

Great picture quality ; Lovely design ; Superb new interface ; Good multimedia features

More online video needed ; No 3D ; Slightly high input lag ; Minor motion blur

It's a pity the Panasonic TX-L42E6B doesn't support 3D when some similarly priced rivals do

Apr, 2013

Recommended!

Expert review by: John Archer (trustedreviews.com)

Panasonic TX-L42E6B

 

This mid-range 42-inch LCD TV packs quite a punch for its price.

Excellent picture quality for the money ; Lovely, space-saving design ; My Home Screen interface works brilliantly

No LoveFilm or Blinkbox Apps ; Minor resolution loss with motion ; Text input system is a bit tedious

If you're using one of Panasonic's high-end new LCD TVs – the WT65 or DT65 series – you can even watch a different channel on your smart device to what’s been shown on the TV, thanks to those TVs having twin tuners built in. Also new is the ‘two...

Mar, 2013

Product Specifications

Audio

Built-in speaker(s):Y
Built-in speakers: Yes
Built-in subwoofer: No
Number of loudspeakers:2
Number of Speakers:2
RMS rated power:20

Certificates

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

Design

Color of product:Black / Grey / Silver / White

Display

3D:N
3D compatibility: No
Aspect Ratio:16:9
Display Diagonal:42
Display Diagonal (metric):42.1
Display Resolution:1920 x 1080
HD type:Full HD
High frequency rate:100
LED backlighting type:Edge-LED
Motion interpolation frequency:100
Screen shape:Flat
Supported graphics resolutions:1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
Viewing angle, horizontal:176
Viewing angle, vertical:176

Energy Management

AC input frequency:50/60
AC input voltage:220 - 240
Annual Energy Consumption:64
Energy efficiency compliance:A+
Power consumption (max):75
Power consumption (standby):0.2
Power consumption (typical):44

Ergonomics

On/Off switch: Yes
VESA mounting:Y

Management Features

Electronic Program Guide (EPG):Y
Electronic Programme Guide (EPG): Yes
Hotel mode:Y
Smart modes:Cinema, Dynamic / Cinema, Dynamic, Personal / Cinema, Dynamic, Personal, Standard

Networking

Bluetooth: No
Browsing: Yes
Ethernet LAN:Y
Ethernet LAN connection: Yes
Wi-Fi: Yes
Wi-Fi ready:Y
WLAN-ready: Yes

Packaging Content

Handheld remote control: Yes

Performance

24p: Yes
24p support:Y
Audio formats supported:3GPP, AAC, FLAC, MP3, WAV, WMA / AAC, FLAC, MP3, WAV, WMA
Card reader integrated: No
Image formats supported:JPG
Local dimming: No
Teletext:1000
Teletext function: Yes
Video compression format:3GP, AVI, FLV, M4V, MKV, MP4, TS, VOB, WMV / 3GP, AVI, FLV, M4V, MKV, MP4, TS, WMV / 3GP, AVI, FLV, M4V, MKV, MP4, VOB, WMV
Video formats supported:3GP,AVI,FLV,M4V,MKV,MP4,TS,VOB,WMV / 3GP,AVI,FLV,M4V,MKV,MP4,TS,WMV / 3GP,AVI,FLV,M4V,MKV,MP4,VOB,WMV

Ports & interfaces

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
HDMI ports quantity:3
Headphone outputs:1
PC in (D-Sub): No
SCART ports quantity:1
USB 2.0 ports quantity:1 / 2

Power

AC input frequency:50/60
AC input voltage:220 - 240
Annual Energy Consumption:64
Energy efficiency class:A+
Power consumption (max):75
Power consumption (standby):0.2
Power consumption (typical):44

Smart TV

Internet TV: Yes
Lifestyle apps:Skype
Smart TV: Yes

TV Tuner

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

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:1.93
Depth (with stand):8.54
Height:22.2
Height (with stand):24.4
Weight:29.8
Weight with stand:33.1
Width:37.7
Width (with stand):37.7