82points

Bang & Olufsen Beovision Contour 48"

97points

Panasonic Viera TX-40CXW804

Bang & Olufsen Beovision Contour 48"
Comparison winner
Panasonic Viera TX-40CXW804
vs
vs

58 facts in comparison

Bang & Olufsen Beovision Contour 48" vs Panasonic Viera TX-40CXW804

Bang & Olufsen Beovision Contour 48"
Panasonic Viera TX-40CXW804

Why is Bang & Olufsen Beovision Contour 48" better than Panasonic Viera TX-40CXW804?

  • 21.52% bigger screen size
    ?

    48"vs39.5"
  • Has an OLED or AMOLED display
    ?
  • 1 more HDMI ports
    ?

    4vs3
  • 9.7kg lighter
    ?

    3.8kgvs13500g
  • Supports Wi-Fi 4 (802.11n)
    ?
  • 530W more audio output power
    ?

    11 x 50Wvs2 x 10W
  • Supports Wi-Fi 5 (802.11ac)
    ?
  • Has a display enabled for HDR10+
    ?

Why is Panasonic Viera TX-40CXW804 better than Bang & Olufsen Beovision Contour 48"?

  • 21.2% higher pixel density
    ?

    111.5ppivs92ppi
  • Has an LED-backlit display
    ?
  • Supports USB recording
    ?
  • Supports a remote smartphone
    ?
  • 6W lower power consumption on operation
    ?

    74W vs80W
  • 213mm narrower
    ?

    899mmvs1112mm
  • 82mm thinner
    ?

    46mmvs128mm
  • Has an IPS screen
    ?

Price comparison

User reviews

No reviews yet

Help our community by sharing your experience.

Write a review

Design

1.supports a remote smartphone
Bang & Olufsen Beovision Contour 48"
Panasonic Viera TX-40CXW804
This technology allows the users to use their smartphone as a remote control for the device.
How much power the device consumes when it's switched on.
3.width

1.11m

899mm

The width represents the horizontal dimension of the product. We consider a smaller width better because it assures easy maneuverability.
The power consumption in standby mode, also called energy-saving mode, measures the amount of power the device consumes when shut down but still plugged in.
5.weight

3.8kg

13.5kg

We consider a lower weight better because lighter devices are more comfortable to carry. A lower weight is also an advantage for home appliances, as it makes transportation easier, and for many other types of products.
6.thickness

128mm

46mm

We consider a thinner chassis better because it makes the product more compact and portable. Thinness is a feature highlighted by many manufacturers of mobile devices, but it is essential for a wide range of products.
7.has an external memory slot
Bang & Olufsen Beovision Contour 48"
Panasonic Viera TX-40CXW804
The device has a standard memory slot (such as an SD or micro SD card slot) that enables you to extend the built-in internal storage with affordable memory modules, or easily retrieve data, such as photographs, from the memory card.
8.height

856mm

518mm

The height represents the vertical dimension of the product. We consider a smaller height better because it assures easy maneuverability.
9.has a touch remote control
Bang & Olufsen Beovision Contour 48"
Panasonic Viera TX-40CXW804
This remote works with a touch screen technology.

Display

1.pixel density

92ppi

111.5ppi

Pixel density is a measurement of a screen's resolution, expressed as the number of pixels per inch (PPI) on the screen. A higher pixel density translates into more clarity and sharpness for the images rendered on the screen, thus improving the quality of the viewing experience.
2.resolution

3840 x 2160px

3840 x 2160px

Resolution is an essential indicator of a screen's image quality, representing the maximum amount of pixels that can be shown on the screen. The resolution is given as a compound value, comprised of horizontal and vertical pixels.
3.has an LED-backlit display
Bang & Olufsen Beovision Contour 48"
Panasonic Viera TX-40CXW804
Uses LED backlighting, resulting in better image quality, more vibrant colors and richer blacks.
The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
5.Has an OLED or AMOLED display
Bang & Olufsen Beovision Contour 48"
Panasonic Viera TX-40CXW804
OLED (Organic Light-Emitting Diode) displays are formed of organic materials that emit light. They have higher contrast ratios and wider viewing angles compared to LCDs. AMOLED and POLED are types of OLED displays.
6.has an HDR10-enabled display
Bang & Olufsen Beovision Contour 48"
Panasonic Viera TX-40CXW804
The display supports HDR10, which is an HDR (high dynamic range) video technology. Compared to standard dynamic range (SDR) video, HDR10 video has greater contrast and color depth, resulting in more realistic images.
7.has an IPS screen
Bang & Olufsen Beovision Contour 48"
Panasonic Viera TX-40CXW804
IPS (In-Plane Switching) is a technology used for LCDs. It was designed to overcome the main limitations of conventional twisted nematic TFT displays: limited viewing angles and low-quality color reproduction. PLS (Plane-to-Line Switching) is a type of IPS screen developed by Samsung, with increased brightness and lower production costs.
8.has micro or local dimming
Bang & Olufsen Beovision Contour 48"
Panasonic Viera TX-40CXW804
Local dimming is when sections of the LED array are turned off or dimmed to help produce the deep blacks and higher contrasts.
9.has a display enabled for HDR10+
Bang & Olufsen Beovision Contour 48"
Panasonic Viera TX-40CXW804
The display supports HDR10+, which is an improved version of HDR10 video technology. HDR10+ uses dynamic metadata so that each frame can have its own settings for contrast, brightness, and colors, which results in lifelike images.

Connectivity

1.supports Wi-Fi
Bang & Olufsen Beovision Contour 48"
Panasonic Viera TX-40CXW804
The device can connect to Wi-Fi.
More HDMI ports mean that you can simultaneously connect numerous devices, such as video game consoles and set-top boxes.
With more USB ports, you are able to connect more devices.
4.supports Wi-Fi 4 (802.11n)
Bang & Olufsen Beovision Contour 48"
Panasonic Viera TX-40CXW804
Wi-Fi 4 (802.11n) is a wireless standard released in 2009. It has faster transfer rates and improved security compared to its predecessors – a, b, and g.
5.is DLNA-certified
Bang & Olufsen Beovision Contour 48"
Panasonic Viera TX-40CXW804
All DLNA-certified products are compatible with one another. When different devices are connected to the same network, data can be transferred easily between them.
6.supports Wi-Fi 5 (802.11ac)
Bang & Olufsen Beovision Contour 48"
Panasonic Viera TX-40CXW804
802.11ac wireless works on the 5GHz frequency range. It offers higher transfer rates, improved reliability, and improved power consumption. It provides advantages for gaming and HD video streaming.
7.supports common interface
Bang & Olufsen Beovision Contour 48"
Panasonic Viera TX-40CXW804
This is a technology which allows separation of the TV screen and the decoder. It is used for pay-to-view TV (like Apple TV).
8.has a DVB-T2 decoder
Bang & Olufsen Beovision Contour 48"
Panasonic Viera TX-40CXW804
A DVB-T2 is the newer version of Digital Video Broadcasting which is a digital version of cable television.
9.Has Bluetooth
Bang & Olufsen Beovision Contour 48"
Panasonic Viera TX-40CXW804
Bluetooth is a wireless technology that allows you to easily transfer data between different devices, such as smartphones, tablets and computers.

Audio

1.supports Dolby Digital
Bang & Olufsen Beovision Contour 48"
Panasonic Viera TX-40CXW804
If the device supports Dolby Digital it can deliver up to six different audio channels (sides) for a much better sound quality.
2.has stereo speakers
Bang & Olufsen Beovision Contour 48"
Panasonic Viera TX-40CXW804
Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
3.supports Dolby Digital Plus
Bang & Olufsen Beovision Contour 48"
Panasonic Viera TX-40CXW804
If a device supports Dolby Digital Plus it can deliver up to fourteen different audio channels (sides) with improved bitrates, for a much better sound quality.
4.has DTS Surround
Bang & Olufsen Beovision Contour 48"
Panasonic Viera TX-40CXW804
DTS Surround is a high-quality audio codec that supports up to six audio channels, with good bitrates and audio quality.
5.audio output power

11 x 50W

2 x 10W

Audio output power is based on the number of speakers and their power in watts. High audio output power results in loud, clear sounds.
6.has SRS TheaterSound HD
Bang & Olufsen Beovision Contour 48"
Panasonic Viera TX-40CXW804
SRS devices create an immersive 3D soundfield using only two speakers, simulating the kind of audio experience delivered by devices that support Dolby Digital.
7.has auto volume
Bang & Olufsen Beovision Contour 48"
Panasonic Viera TX-40CXW804
This technology adjusts the volume of the device according with what the video player needs.
8.has DTS-HD Master Audio
Bang & Olufsen Beovision Contour 48"
Panasonic Viera TX-40CXW804
DTS-HD Master Audio supports unlimited surround sound channels and lossless audio. This standard delivers one of the best possible audio qualities.
9.supports Dolby Virtual
Bang & Olufsen Beovision Contour 48"
Panasonic Viera TX-40CXW804
Dolby Virtual Speaker produces a surround sound experience over the stereo speakers.

Features

1.supports USB recording
Bang & Olufsen Beovision Contour 48"
Panasonic Viera TX-40CXW804
USB recording is the capacity of the device to record content into plugged in USB devices.
2.has a search browser
Bang & Olufsen Beovision Contour 48"
Panasonic Viera TX-40CXW804
With a search browser app, you can surf the internet from your device.
3.has a physical QWERTY keyboard
Bang & Olufsen Beovision Contour 48"
Panasonic Viera TX-40CXW804
Text messaging is much faster due to a hardware keyboard.
4.has voice commands
Bang & Olufsen Beovision Contour 48"
Panasonic Viera TX-40CXW804
You can use your voice to control key functions of the device and you can easily access your device without pushing any button.

Miscellaneous

1.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Bang & Olufsen Beovision Contour 48"
Panasonic Viera TX-40CXW804
With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.
2.supports total tilt
Bang & Olufsen Beovision Contour 48"
Panasonic Viera TX-40CXW804
Total tilt adjustment is the ability for the monitor head to move up and down. Tilt adjustment enables a user to change the viewing position of the display, creating a more comfortable view of the screen.
3.Has a swivel stand
Bang & Olufsen Beovision Contour 48"
Panasonic Viera TX-40CXW804
A swivel stand allows you to adjust the position of the display left or right, so you can position it to the desired angle.
4.supports Ethernet
Bang & Olufsen Beovision Contour 48"
Panasonic Viera TX-40CXW804
Ethernet is a local area network technology.

Price comparison

Which are the best TVs?

Show all
This page is currently only available in English.