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Panasonic Viera TX-50CXW804

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Sony XBR X900C 55"

Panasonic Viera TX-50CXW804
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Panasonic Viera TX-50CXW804 vs Sony XBR X900C 55"

Panasonic Viera TX-50CXW804
Sony XBR X900C 55"

Why is Panasonic Viera TX-50CXW804 better than Sony XBR X900C 55"?

  • 10.29% higher pixel density
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    89ppivs80.7ppi
  • Supports USB recording
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  • 110.9mm narrower
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    1.12mvs1231.9mm
  • 153W lower power consumption on operation
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    88W vs241W
  • Has stereo speakers
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  • 10W more audio output power
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    4 x 10Wvs4 x 7.5W
  • Is DLNA-certified
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  • Has an IPS screen
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Why is Sony XBR X900C 55" better than Panasonic Viera TX-50CXW804?

  • 10.3% bigger screen size
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    54.6"vs49.5"
  • 1 more HDMI ports
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    4vs3
  • Has an OLED or AMOLED display
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  • 2.2kg lighter
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    17.3kgvs19500g
  • Has a sleep timer
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  • Supports Wi-Fi 4 (802.11n)
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  • 6.9mm thinner
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    39.1mmvs46mm
  • Has a display in 24p
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Design

1.supports a remote smartphone
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This technology allows the users to use their smartphone as a remote control for the device.
2.width

1.12m

1.23m

The width represents the horizontal dimension of the product. We consider a smaller width better because it assures easy maneuverability.
How much power the device consumes when it's switched on.
4.weight

19.5kg

17.3kg

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.
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.
6.thickness

46mm

39.1mm

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 a wall bracket
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Sony XBR X900C 55"
This bracket allows the user to change the viewing angle manually by up to 90 degrees.
8.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 gross weight of the product when packaged, including all wrapping, and boxing.

Display

1.pixel density

89ppi

80.7ppi

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.screen size

49.5"

54.6"

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 OLED or AMOLED display
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Sony XBR X900C 55"
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 a display in 24p
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Sony XBR X900C 55"
A display that supports 24p can display content at the same speed of a screen cinema, for a more cinematic experience.
7.has an IPS screen
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Sony XBR X900C 55"
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 an HDR10-enabled display
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Sony XBR X900C 55"
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.
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.

Connectivity

1.supports Wi-Fi
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Sony XBR X900C 55"
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)
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Sony XBR X900C 55"
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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Sony XBR X900C 55"
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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Sony XBR X900C 55"
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).
The more composite ports a device has, the more devices can be simultaneously connected, such as video game consoles and set-top boxes.
9.has a DVB-T2 decoder
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Sony XBR X900C 55"
A DVB-T2 is the newer version of Digital Video Broadcasting which is a digital version of cable television.

Audio

1.supports Dolby Digital
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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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Sony XBR X900C 55"
Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
3.audio output power

4 x 10W

4 x 7.5W

Audio output power is based on the number of speakers and their power in watts. High audio output power results in loud, clear sounds.
4.supports Dolby Digital Plus
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Sony XBR X900C 55"
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.
5.has DTS Surround
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Sony XBR X900C 55"
DTS Surround is a high-quality audio codec that supports up to six audio channels, with good bitrates and audio quality.
6.has a subwoofer
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Sony XBR X900C 55"
Devices with a subwoofer have a higher quality, deeper bass.
7.has auto volume
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Sony XBR X900C 55"
This technology adjusts the volume of the device according with what the video player needs.
8.has SRS TheaterSound HD
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Sony XBR X900C 55"
SRS devices create an immersive 3D soundfield using only two speakers, simulating the kind of audio experience delivered by devices that support Dolby Digital.
9.has DTS-HD Master Audio
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Sony XBR X900C 55"
DTS-HD Master Audio supports unlimited surround sound channels and lossless audio. This standard delivers one of the best possible audio qualities.

Features

1.supports USB recording
Panasonic Viera TX-50CXW804
Sony XBR X900C 55"
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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Sony XBR X900C 55"
A sleep timer is a function that shuts off the power after a preset amount of time.
3.has time shift
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Sony XBR X900C 55"
This function allows the user to record and program a file to a storage medium (dvd player or usb) to be viewed or listened at a more convenient time.
4.has a search browser
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Sony XBR X900C 55"
With a search browser app, you can surf the internet from your device.
5.has a child lock
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Sony XBR X900C 55"
A child lock enables adults to prevent or restrict children’s use of the device.
6.has a front camera
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Sony XBR X900C 55"
A front camera, also called secondary camera, can be used for video chats/selfies.
7.supports two-player full-screen gaming
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Sony XBR X900C 55"
With this function, both players can see their own game in full-screen simultaneously by wearing special glasses.
8.has voice commands
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Sony XBR X900C 55"
You can use your voice to control key functions of the device and you can easily access your device without pushing any button.
9.supports text-to-speech
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Sony XBR X900C 55"
This enables your device to verbalize on-screen content.

Miscellaneous

1.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
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Sony XBR X900C 55"
With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.

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