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Panasonic TX-L42DT65B

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By Trusted Reviews on 70

What is the Panasonic TX-L47DT65? The Panasonic L47DT65 is a 47-inch TV from the second rung of Panasonic's full HD LCD range. Its headline features are 1600Hz BLS motion handling, local dimming over six separate LED blocks, passive 3D playback and...

By Home Cinema Choice on 80

There's something imperious about the Panasonic DT65. Perhaps it's the super-thin bezel and jet-black screen, or the aloof high-necked pedestal. Or maybe it just knows it's smarter than everybody else? Whatever the reason, this is certainly not an...

By tech.uk.msn.com on 80

The L55DT65 is a marked improvement over last year's DT series, thanks to some excellent bright picture handling and a superb user interface. It's a shame it struggles more than we'd like it to when the going gets dark,...

By Pocket-lint on 80

Overall, we rate the TX-L47DT65 an extremely satisfying flatscreen. With an advanced, customisable interface and the provision of twin tuners, it offers luxuries you'll quickly get used to. It may not quite have the picture performance chops to...

By TechRadar on 90

Killer smart TV and second screen apps flow from Panasonic's smallest top quality LED TV for 2013. The Panasonic TX-L42DT65B's second screen features are more ambitious than Samsung's, and use better apps that are equally kind to both iOS and Android...

By avforums.com on 70

The TX-L55DT65B sits toward the apex of Panasonic's LED TV offerings in 2013, just a rung below the WT65B which sports a built-in camera and more rapid backlight scanning to justify its premier status. Elsewhere, the DT65 matches its stable mate – spec...

By HDTV Reviews on

Panasonic has worked its magic on the TX-L42DT65B to make the best of an IPS LCD panel whose strengths (wide viewing angles, no motion smearing) and weakness (less-than-impressive blacks) are common knowledge. Video processing for standard definition and...

By Trusted Reviews on 80

What is the Panasonic TX-L55DT65? After experiencing a slightly mixed bag from other Panasonic LCD TVs so far this year, in the shape of the excellent Panasonic L42E6 and the glamorous but flawed Panasonic L55ET60 , we're really not sure what to...