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Panasonic TX-P42S30B




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By CNET UK on 90

The Panasonic TX-P42S30 may have a plain Jane design, but as soon as its pictures flicker into life, it's clear that this really is a star budget performer, thanks to its smooth motion handling, excellent contrast performance and stunning colour...

By Trusted Reviews on 80

If you’re not interested in 3D, the P42S30 is a very appealing budget option. Its plasma technology inherently out does LCD alternatives for contrast, motion handling and viewing angles, and its colour reproduction is pretty solid too. Just...

By TechRadar on 80

It's fair to say that Panasonic has had a pretty good year, thanks predominantly to the critical and commercial success of its latest 3D plasma models. The Panasonic TV under scrutiny today, though, the TX-P42S30B, is not a 3D model. Nor does it...

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Drawing a conclusion on this plasma TV, we find ourselves with not many appreciative words about this model. We expected at least varied features, the LCD technology and 3D, but the depth of black levels, the nonexistence of motion blur and presence of...

By HDTV Reviews on

Tucked away near the bottom of the Panasonic 2011 range is the S30 series, a collection of comparatively affordable Plasma TVs, which, in the UK and other European countries, are available in the 42″ and 50″ screen sizes. We’ve had a...

International Review By Betabuzz on 70

Panasonic ist mittlerweile der Branchenprimus im Plasma-Bereich. Die Expertise merkt man auch einem günstigeren Gerät wie dem Panasonic TX-P42S30E auf Anhieb an: Gute Bildqualität, toller Sound, schöne Erscheinung – eine gute...