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SMART VIERA® 42" Class E50 Series Full HD LED HDTV (42.0" Diag.)

Panasonic TCL42E50

Features

  • IPS Full HD LED Panel
  • 360 Back Light Scan
  • VIERA Remote App Support
  • VIERA CONNECT, Wi-Fi Ready

Quick Specs

  • Type: 40 - 49 LED-LCD TV
  • Width: 47.6"
  • Height: 28.4"
  • Depth: 5.5"
  • Energy Star Rated: Yes
  • Screen Size: 42"
  • Max Resolution: 1080P
  • WiFi Connected: Yes

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Picture Quality Expressive, Lifelike Colors
Vivid Color Creation

The brightness, saturation, contrast and sharpness of colors are finely compensated in each scene. Highly vivid colors are produced with hardly any mutual interference. People's faces are also detected, and skin tones are beautifully corrected to ensure soft, natural complexions*.

* Only for the VT, GT Series of Plasma TVs and WT Series of LCD TVs.

Naturally Flowing Film Images
24p Cinema Smoother

The system analyzes the frames before and after, and generates and inserts three new frames. By displaying images with 96 frames compared to the 24-frame original source, smooth images are produced without the blurring that is typical of movies.

* These images are for a 60Hz input signal.

Brilliant Images from Every Seat
Wide Viewing Angle

With VIERA's wide 178°* viewing angle, you see clear, vibrant images from every seat in the room. The backlight features a wide transmission aperture that enhances contrast between light and dark and improves response to provide smoother motion images.

* The range at which the contrast ratio is 10:1 or higher.

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Easy Operation Change the Way You Operate
VIERA remote App Support: Smartphone Remote

VIERA remote App lets you use a smartphone or tablet device as a remote control. Tap and flick-based commands are intuitive. Text input is easy, too, with familiar keyboard operation. These handy devices also make great gamepads.

More Comfortable Operation
Free Point Operation

More intuitive free-point operation for web browsing, by using the touch screen as a touchpad.

Game Pad Operation

Gamepad operation for VIERA Connect game applications which can be enjoyed on the large screen.

* Gamepad operations can be used only for games downloaded from the VIERA Connect Market to SD Card.


Media Flick

Enjoy photos, music and movies on VIERA and smartphone anytime.

Instant Support When You Need It
Product Support Center

Frequently asked questions (FAQ) about connecting peripheral devices and operating methods are explained using movies. They are easy for everyone, young or old, to understand. A video guide can be accessed from VIERA Connect.

* Requires the downloading of a free app from VIERA Connect Market.

Inside the User's Manual
eHELP

No more need to search through the User's Manual. Now you can find out how to operate and connect devices right on your TV screen. Just select and display the eHELP from VIERA Tools.

Networking Takes You to a New World
VIERA Connect

VIERA Connect is an internet service for TVs based on the use of cloud servers.
It brings you video-on-demand (VOD), catch-up TV, games, educational content, and lots more, through a wide range of apps. It's a great way to relax in your living room with family and friends.

Find your favorite apps:

Neat and Comfortable Wireless Internet Connection
WiFi Ready

It is easy to connect to the internet or a home network by using the Wireless LAN Adapter. There is no need for cords or cables, so the layout is flexible and the room stays neat and uncluttered. Using a wireless connection for VIERA Connect and employing the DLNA function make it easy to share photos and movies.

* A wireless LAN environment is required to use the Wireless LAN Adaptor.

* The Wireless LAN Adaptor is sold separately.

A Home Network Linking the Entire House
DLNA

A DLNA-compatible VIERA makes network connection super easy. It makes content easy to share by linking equipment over a home network. Enjoy photos, movies, music and more in the living room, bedroom, or any room in the house.

* Wireless LAN Adaptor is required for home networking.

Get More Excitement Out of Gaming
Game Mode

Games are much more fun when there's no lag in operation. VIERA automatically chooses settings that provide the optimal image, so you get super-fast response and no delays. Even dark scenes with delicately rendered details are beautiful and easy to see. Game mode makes all of the game apps on VIERA Connect even more fun to play.

Play Various Types of Formats Easily
Media Player

Simply insert an SD Memory Card or USB memory stick into the slot to enjoy previously saved photos, video clips and music on VIERA's large screen. You can also add frames and other effects to your photos and videos, and create slide shows complete with background music. A wide variety of formats are supported, so you can listen to PC-based music files and web movies right on your TV.

* Applicable formats vary depending on the model.

One Remote Controls Them All
VIERA Link™

VIERA Link interlinks the operation of various AV devices, so you can operate them all using only the VIERA remote. Setup is easy, too - simply connect the devices to each other via HDMI cables.

Eco Searching for Waste and Automatically Saving Power
Eco Mode

This mode automatically turns the power off and adjusts the brightness depending on VIERA's operating status. Settings can be configured by selecting Eco mode from VIERA Tools.

No Signal for 10 Minutes or No Activity
for 3 Hours

This setting automatically turns the power off when there's no image signal for 10 minutes or more, or when there's no activity for 3 hours or more.

Power Save

This setting adjusts screen brightness to reduce power consumption.

Adjusts Screen Brightness to Suit the Room
C.A.T.S. [Contrast Automatic Tracking System]

This detects the brightness of the room and automatically adjusts screen brightness accordingly. When the room darkens, it lowers the screen brightness and adjusts the image quality for easier viewing while suppressing power consumption.

Ecological and Easy
Power Saving Functions in VIERA Link™

The power of each connected device is adjusted depending on usage to reduce wasteful usage.

Standby Power Save

When VIERA is turned off, the power consumption of connected devices* is minimized.

* VIERA models for 2009 or above, and video products for 2009 or above compatible with Power Save or Quick Start.

** The power consumption value differs depending on the discs used in connected devices and the usage conditions.

Intelligent Auto Standby

Power consumption is minimized by using VIERA Link™ control for interconnected devices.

* VIERA models for 2009 or above, and video products for 2009 or above compatible with Power Save or Quick Start.

Panasonic VIERA AR Setup Simulator App

Get the best Setup and viewing style for your Panasonic Viera TV

Notice for VIERA Connect

* The services through VIERA Connect are operated by their respective service providers, and service may be discontinued either temporarily or permanently without notice. Therefore, Panasonic will make no warranty for the content or the continuity of the service.

* Not all features of websites or content of the service may be available.

* Some content may be inappropriate for some viewers.

* Some content may only be available for specific countries and may be presented in specific languages.

* The MLB, FOX Sports, YouTube™, hulu Plus, Netflix, Cinemanow, Amazon Instant Video™, VUDU, iFit, Withings, AP, AccuWeather, BodyMedia, SHOUTcast, Pandora ® , Facebook and Twitter ® names and logos are trademarks of their respective companies in the United States and other countries.

* The Skype name, associated trade marks and logos and the "S" symbol are trade marks of Skype Limited.

* Each service is scheduled to begin in Spring 2012, but the actual start will vary for each of the service partners.

* Attention: it is not possible to make emergency calls with Skype™.

* USB Keyboard and Wireless LAN Adaptor are not included.

* Communication Camera for VIERA is not included.


Features

  • IPS Full HD LED Panel
  • 360 Back Light Scan
  • VIERA Remote App Support
  • VIERA CONNECT, Wi-Fi Ready
DISPLAY
Screen Size Diagonal (inches) 42.0
Aspect Ratio 16:9
Number of Pixels 2,073,600 (1,920 x 1,080)
Panel IPS LED LCD
HDTV Display Capability (1080p, 1080i, 720p) yes
Aspect Control 480i/p: FULL, JUST, 4:3, ZOOM / 1080i/p: FULL, H-FILL, JUST, 4:3, ZOOM
PICTURE
Viewing Angle 178 degrees
Filter Clear Panel
Panel Drive yes
24p Playback (3:2)/24p Smooth Film yes/ yes
Intelligent Scene Controller yes
Smart VIERA Engine Pro
Vivid Color Creation yes
AUDIO
3D Real Sound yes
Number of Speakers 2
Audio Output 20 W
Surround Sound AV Surround
JACKS
Integrated ATSC Tuner yes
HDMI Input
Support Feature Audio Return Channel (Input 2)
SD Card yes (SDXC)
USB2.0 2
Analog Audio Input (for HDMI/DVI) yes
Composite Video Input shared with Component RCA x 1 (lower) *
Audio Input (for Composite Video) RCA x 1 (lower) *
PC Input D-sub 15-pin x 1 (lower)
Component Video Input (Y, PB, PR) shared with Composite RCA x 1 (lower) *
Audio Input (for Component Video) RCA x 1 (lower) *
Ethernet 1 (lower)
Digital Audio Output 1 (lower)
FEATURES
VIERA Connect (IPTV) yes
Skype while watching TV yes
Social Networking TV (Faceboook/Twitter) yes
VIERA Remote App Support yes
Wireless LAN Adaptor WiFi Ready
DLNA yes
Media Player
Support Format AVCHD Progressive/SD-VIDEO/MotionJPEG (Lumix)/MKV/MP4/MOV/M4v/FLV/3GPP/VRO/VOB/TS/PS, MP3/AAC/FLAC, JPEG
VIERA Link yes
VIERA Tools yes
Eco Mode yes
Game Mode yes
Trilingual Menu (English/Spanish/French) yes
Built-In Closed Caption Decoder yes
Off - Timers yes
E-Help yes
GENERAL
Power Supply AC 110 - 127 V, 60 Hz
On Mode Average Power Consumption 52.8 W
Receiving System ATSC/QAM/NTSC
Dimensions with stand
Height [inches (mm)] 25.6" (650 mm)
Width [inches (mm)] 39.3" (997 mm)
Depth [inches (mm)] 9.8" (247 mm)
Dimensions W/O stand
Height [inches (mm)] 23.8" (604 mm)
Width [inches (mm)] 39.3" (997 mm)
Depth [inches (mm)] Max: 2.1" (52 mm) ; General: 1.6" (40 mm)
Weight with stand [lbs (kg)] 37.5 lbs. (17.0 kg)
Weight W/O stand [lbs (kg)] 30.9 lbs. (14.0 kg)
Carton Dimensions
Height [inches (mm)] 28.4" (721 mm)
Width [inches (mm)] 47.6" (1,208 mm)
Depth [inches (mm)] 5.5" (139 mm)
Gross Weight [lbs (kg)] 46.3 lbs. (21.0 kg)
Operating Temperature 32°F - 95°F (0°C - 35°C)
Safety Standard US: UL60065/FCC Part15, CANADA: CSA C22.2/IC BETS-7
VESA Compatible yes
Further Specifications
NOTE * with Special Adapter cable (dedicated) / ** HID (Human Interface Device Profile) compliant keyboards are available. A2DP (Advanced Audio Distribution Profile) compliant audio devices are available.

Quick Specs


  • Appearance

  • Type: 40 - 49 LED-LCD TV

  • Dimensions

  • Width: 47.6"
  • Height: 28.4"
  • Depth: 5.5"

  • Features

  • Energy Star Rated: Yes

  • Size

  • Screen Size: 42"

  • Panel

  • Max Resolution: 1080P
  • WiFi Connected: Yes

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