The Panasonic Viera TXP42G30, the 42-inch Plasma TV, comes with the latest G14 NeoPlasma screen is loaded with 600Hz Sub-field Drive technology and for better and enhanced entertainment experience is equipped with Viera Connect interactive services.
With an amazing contrast ratio of 5,000,000:1, the 600Hz Sub-field Drive technology equipped TV has been blessed with a proprietary image-analysis technology from Panasonic for super-smooth images. The ultra high contrast ratio ensures that you get inky deep blacks and life like realism for all your visuals.
Panasonic doesn't compromise on audio quality even as it has made the TV thinner. Panasonic has put in the all important digital optical output. With the onboard speakers you get a 20W (RMS) output thanks to the V-Audio Surround and 2 x 10 watt speakers. The TV is also equipped with Dolby Pulse to match the latest broadcast standards.
Thanks to VIERA Connect, you have a host of features that will make this entertainment box much more than 'just' a TV. Using the Ethernet or Wi-Fi (optional), you can connect to your home network and enjoy internet based video, music, etc. You can also stream video, photos and music from another source, such as your PC, via DLNA. Further, you may also use Application-based browser to view shopping based functions, social media Apps and catch-up TV channels.
Beyond these features, the TV is also equipped with USB HDD recording. All you have to do is simply connect an external USB HDD or pen drive (high capacity) and the VIERA remote will treat it like a Hard Disc Drive, allowing you to not only record TV but also rewind live TV.
The Panasonic Viera TXP42G30 42-inch 1080p HD Ready Plasma TV with Freeview HD is available from Richer Sounds for £449.95 (in store).