The Panasonic TX-40HX820 : what is this mid-range worth ?

Panasonic TX-40HX820 : the new Ultra HD 4K

The firm Panasonic is deciding today to launch a new mid-range model with its TX-40HX820.
This television is delivered with a  Ultra HD 4K resolution.  With a diagonal of 40 inches, this mid-range model canbe considered as a rather cheap television .
Through our review today, you will understand why the Panasonic TX-40HX820 is ranked among the best TVs of the moment.

TX-40HX820 from Panasonic – Design

Sober but in line with current trends. Panasonic has asked its design office to make a product that tends towards the top range, but remains affordable.
The shapes are balanced and the overall rendering is beautiful to look at. A successful mid-range model.
This TV could simply be one of the best in terms of design for mid-range. It has nothing to envy from its competitors. Even when it’s off, you won’t get tired of looking at it; only happiness!

The screen of the Panasonic TX-40HX820

The display of this TX-40HX820 is handled with care. This will allow connoisseurs to enjoy a quality rendering in home theater mode. The colours are faithful and deep black.

The Panasonic TX-40HX820 is available in the Ultra HD 4K resolution. At the same time, we are dealing with a nice display on the screen.
With a frequency of 50 Hz, this makes this TV set better positioned than its competitors. A perfectly synchronized image that will delight you for your home cinema.
Even better, thanks to its advanced technology, the screen of this television provides a Ultra HD 4K quality resolution.
In conclusion on the display, with the TX-40HX820 Panasonic makes the choice of the mid-range. No more.

TX-40HX820 from Panasonic – The sound

The sound quality is correct but nothing more. The typical low-medium and mid-range sounds are far from what the competition offers. The sound of the TX-40HX820 still has the advantage of not being saturated. In any case, the installation as presented ex-factory is just sufficient for this television set
The television set is equipped with  two speakers with 10 W at output.

In short, the sound is enough to cover your everyday needs. The TX-40HX820 Panasonic is not designed for home cinema. That’s not what we are expecting.

TX-40HX820 from Panasonic – Embedded intelligence

It has almost become a habit for Panasonic, this TX-40HX820 has its operating system my Home Screen 5 installed; it allows you to explore a whole universe of entertainment.
This TV’s Internet access is possible either via Wi-Fi or via a LAN local network and you have the possibility to download a wide variety of applications and movies.
This software environment innovates on the Panasonic TX-40HX820 with a new feature: control the television set with voice. Indeed, thanks to the voice control function, it is possible to change channels, TV sources, turn the TV volume up or down just by talking to it. Isn’t that convenient?

Presentation of the connection technology of Panasonic TX-40HX820

All the available connectivity makes it possible to cover current needs.
In this price range, this TV offers a higher number of connections than most of its competitors.

This model has a total of 10 connections, not too bad. The Panasonic TX-40HX820 is thus at the very top of its range. The choices offered by its connections are simply enormous.

In the end, this TV provides you with the following features:
1 USB port, 3 HDMI ports, 1 audio output, 4 antenna inputs, 1 composite plug (Y/Pb/Pr)

Presentation of the technical features of the Panasonic TX-40HX820

The main features of this TV set:

Characteristic Value
Ratio 16/9
Sizes of the television without stand 63
Screen size in inches 40
Screen resolution Ultra HD 4K
Display frequency 50
Sound power 10
Wifi Yes
Tuners available DVB-T DVB-T2 DVB-S DVB-S2 DVB-C 
Number of tuners 5
Number of USB ports 1
Number of HDMI ports 3
Number of audio outputs 1
Component Input (YpbPr) Yes
HDR Compatible Yes
HDR Dolby Vision Compatible Yes
VESA compatibility Yes
Bluetooth Yes
Ethernet Yes
Power consumption 48 W

TX-40HX820 from Panasonic – The conclusion

With the intention of making a difference this new TX-40HX820 Panasonic intends to make a difference. Well thought out and well finished. This mid-range is a wise choice.
This 4K TV can also boast near-perfect picture quality, as well as clear, aesthetic and powerful sound reproduction.

Finally, we will note all the positive points that are to be added to the credit of this television set. Here are 3 that I find interesting:
the display frequency, the sound power, the depth of the colours.