Panasonic Th-42px60b - Worth Every Penny of the Asking Price

By: Scott James

Getting a new television for the home is a major purchase nowadays. If you are going to spend what could be considered a small fortune or at the very least a large amount of money then it would be prudent to try and make the correct decision at the outset.

The way that technology changes so quickly nowadays you would be wise to consider carefully any investment and try and ensure that it remains compliant with all possible standards.

The latest telecommunication system for broadcasting moving pictures and sound is known as Digital television (DTT) and as the name implies this relies upon the transmission and reception of digital signals as opposed to the more conventional analogue formats. Introduced in the late 1990s, this technology appealed to the television broadcasting business and consumer electronics industries as offering new financial opportunities.

The purpose of this article is to take a look at what is on offer with the new generation of Flat Screen Televisions available and in this case the television in particular is the Panasonic TH-42PX60B.

The TH-42PX60B is a 42in Plasma TV and these TV's at present can be found in the region of 1450 pounds sterling or 2900 US dollars. The resolution of the screen is 1024 X 768 and with regards to being HD Ready the answer is yes. The Panasonic has 3 (2 RGB) scarts and the type and number of Multimedia interfaces the TH-42PX60B uses is HDMI and 2. The type of Tuner for this TV is Analogue and Digital and the Panasonic is available from a wide variety of outlets.

All these points being taken into consideration, how would we view the Panasonic TH-42PX60B?

First up, we would look at the picture quality and our score here would be 10 out of 10, and for the sound quality we would rate it at 6 out of 10. Another useful aspect to review is the availability and number of relevant connections and our score here would be 8 out of 10. With regards to the overall level of features, our view would be 8 out of 10 and for ease of use and overall value for money we would give it, 8 out of 10 and 10 out of 10 respectively.

Finally our overall opinion would be This Plasma TV we felt was worth every penny of the asking price and yes there were the odd flaws here and there but nothing that we felt would detract from the overall worth of the package. If you have the cash then go for it!

The fact is that given the wide variety of models and makes available today you should find something that suites your needs as well as your wallet. You could either opt for one of the more cutting edge newer options available or stay safe and go for one of the more established options available. Either way we hope that by reading this short article you should have a slightly more informed view of the options available to you

Please be aware that the prices quoted in this article are taken from a number of leading e-commerce websites and as such should be taken as guides and indications of prices rather than absolute quotes.

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