91points

Panasonic Viera TX-40CXW804

61points

Thomson 46FU5555S

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48 facts in comparison

Panasonic Viera TX-40CXW804 vs Thomson 46FU5555S

Panasonic Viera TX-40CXW804
Thomson 46FU5555S

Why is Panasonic Viera TX-40CXW804 better than Thomson 46FU5555S?

  • 4x higher resolution
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    3840 x 2160pxvs1920 x 1080px
  • 2.32x higher pixel density
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    111.5ppivs48ppi
  • Supports Dolby Digital
    ?
  • Supports USB recording
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  • 141mm narrower
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    899mmvs1040mm
  • 1 more USB ports
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    3vs2
  • Supports a remote smartphone
    ?
  • Supports Dolby Digital Plus
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Why is Thomson 46FU5555S better than Panasonic Viera TX-40CXW804?

  • 16.46% bigger screen size
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    46"vs39.5"
  • 1 more HDMI ports
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    4vs3
  • 16.3W lower power consumption on operation
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    57.7W vs74W
  • 0.22W lower power consumption on standby
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    0.28W vs0.5W
  • Has a sleep timer
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  • Supports Wi-Fi 4 (802.11n)
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  • Has a VGA connector
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  • 1.67x higher refresh rate
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    100Hzvs60Hz

Price comparison

Panasonic Viera TX-40CXW804

Buy used:

$999.99

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Panasonic Viera TX-40CXW804 AmazonTCL 40-inch 1080p Smart LED Roku TV - 40...TCL 40-inch 1080p Smart LED Roku TV - 40S325, 2019 Model
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$249.99
Panasonic Viera TX-40CXW804 AmazonSony A8H 65-inch TV: BRAVIA OLED 4K Ultr...Sony A8H 65-inch TV: BRAVIA OLED 4K Ultra HD Smart TV with HDR and Alexa Compatibility - 2020 Model
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Panasonic Viera TX-40CXW804 AmazonHisense 40-Inch Class H4 Series LED Roku...Hisense 40-Inch Class H4 Series LED Roku Smart TV with Alexa Compatibility (40H4F, 2020 Model)
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Panasonic Viera TX-40CXW804 AmazonSharp LC-90LE657U 90-Inch Aquos HD 1080p...Sharp LC-90LE657U 90-Inch Aquos HD 1080p 120Hz 3D Smart LED TV (2014 Model)
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Design

1.width

899mm

1.04m

The width represents the horizontal dimension of the product. We consider a smaller width better because it assures easy maneuverability.
2.supports a remote smartphone
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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.
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.thickness

46mm

240mm

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.
The gross weight of the product when packaged, including all wrapping, and boxing.
7.has an external memory slot
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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.
The more power per year a device consumes, the less energy efficient it is, making it more costly over time.
9.height

518mm

650mm

The height represents the vertical dimension of the product. We consider a smaller height better because it assures easy maneuverability.

Display

1.resolution

3840 x 2160px

1920 x 1080px

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.
2.pixel density

111.5ppi

48ppi

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.
The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
4.has an LED-backlit display
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Uses LED backlighting, resulting in better image quality, more vibrant colors and richer blacks.
5.has an IPS screen
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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.
6.has an ambient light sensor
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An ambient light sensor adjusts the luminance of the device according to the amount of natural light that surrounds it.
The frequency at which the screen is refreshed. Higher frequency results in less flickering (less noise) and more natural movement representation in action-intense scenes.
8.has an HDR10-enabled display
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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.
9.has micro or local dimming
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Local dimming is when sections of the LED array are turned off or dimmed to help produce the deep blacks and higher contrasts.

Connectivity

1.supports Wi-Fi
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The device can connect to Wi-Fi.
With more USB ports, you are able to connect more devices.
More HDMI ports mean that you can simultaneously connect numerous devices, such as video game consoles and set-top boxes.
4.supports Wi-Fi 4 (802.11n)
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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.has a VGA connector
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VGA connector is a widespread connector and is found on many video cards, computer monitors, and some television sets.
6.is DLNA-certified
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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.
7.supports common interface
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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 Bluetooth
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Bluetooth is a wireless technology that allows you to easily transfer data between different devices, such as smartphones, tablets and computers.
The number of SCART ports determines how many devices can be connected simultaneously, for instance video game consoles and set-top-boxes.

Audio

1.supports Dolby Digital
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Thomson 46FU5555S
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
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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
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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.
Audio output power is based on the number of speakers and their power in watts. High audio output power results in loud, clear sounds.
5.supports Digital Out
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Devices that support Digital Out can deliver sound through optic fiber audio cables (like TOSLINK) or coaxial audio cables, which can transmit high-resolution audio at fast speeds.

Features

1.supports USB recording
Panasonic Viera TX-40CXW804
Thomson 46FU5555S
USB recording is the capacity of the device to record content into plugged in USB devices.
2.has a sleep timer
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Thomson 46FU5555S
A sleep timer is a function that shuts off the power after a preset amount of time.
3.has a search browser
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With a search browser app, you can surf the internet from your device.
4.has voice commands
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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 24p cinema mode
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24p is a video format (24 frames per second) traditionally used in cinema. Nowadays, it is used to create film-like motion characteristics.
2.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
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Thomson 46FU5555S
With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.

Price comparison

Panasonic Viera TX-40CXW804

Buy used:

$999.99

ProductStorePrice
Panasonic Viera TX-40CXW804 AmazonTCL 40-inch 1080p Smart LED Roku TV - 40...TCL 40-inch 1080p Smart LED Roku TV - 40S325, 2019 Model
Amazon logo
$249.99
Panasonic Viera TX-40CXW804 AmazonSony A8H 65-inch TV: BRAVIA OLED 4K Ultr...Sony A8H 65-inch TV: BRAVIA OLED 4K Ultra HD Smart TV with HDR and Alexa Compatibility - 2020 Model
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$2,378.00
Panasonic Viera TX-40CXW804 AmazonHisense 40-Inch Class H4 Series LED Roku...Hisense 40-Inch Class H4 Series LED Roku Smart TV with Alexa Compatibility (40H4F, 2020 Model)
Amazon logo
$354.00
Panasonic Viera TX-40CXW804 AmazonSharp LC-90LE657U 90-Inch Aquos HD 1080p...Sharp LC-90LE657U 90-Inch Aquos HD 1080p 120Hz 3D Smart LED TV (2014 Model)
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$7,249.99

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