Comparison between:
- 42.5" Panasonic TX-43HX580
- 49.5" Panasonic TX-50HX580
- 54.6" Panasonic TX-55HX580

Brand, series, model

Information about the brand, series, model and model aliases.

Panasonic TX-43HX580Panasonic TX-50HX580Panasonic TX-55HX580
SeriesHX580HX580HX580
Panasonic TX-43HX580Panasonic TX-50HX580Panasonic TX-55HX580
Model aliasTX-43HX580E
TX-43HX580B
TX-43HX585B
TX-43HX580BZ
TX-43HXW584
TX-50HX580E
TX-50HX580B
TX-50HX585B
TX-50HX580BZ
TX-50HXW584
TX-55HX580E
TX-55HX580B
TX-55HX585B
TX-55HX580BZ
TX-55HXW584
Model year202020202020

Display

Information about the main characteristics of the display - panel, backlight, resolution, refresh rate, etc.

Size class42.5 in49.5 in54.6 in
Diagonal1080 mm
108 cm
42.5197 in
3.5433 ft
1257 mm
125.7 cm
49.4882 in
4.124 ft
1388 mm
138.8 cm
54.6457 in
4.5538 ft
Width941.184 mm
94.1184 cm
37.0545 in
3.0879 ft
1095.84 mm
109.584 cm
43.1433 in
3.5953 ft
1209.6 mm
120.96 cm
47.622 in
3.9685 ft
Height529.416 mm
52.9416 cm
20.8431 in
1.7369 ft
616.41 mm
61.641 cm
24.2681 in
2.0223 ft
680.4 mm
68.04 cm
26.7874 in
2.2323 ft
Panel typeVAVAVA
Panel bit depth10 bits (8 bits + FRC)10 bits (8 bits + FRC)10 bits (8 bits + FRC)
FRCYesYesYes
Colors1073741824 colors
30 bits
1073741824 colors
30 bits
1073741824 colors
30 bits
Aspect ratio1.778:1
16:9
1.778:1
16:9
1.778:1
16:9
Resolution3840 x 2160 pixels
Ultra HD (UHD) / 4K / 2160p
3840 x 2160 pixels
Ultra HD (UHD) / 4K / 2160p
3840 x 2160 pixels
Ultra HD (UHD) / 4K / 2160p
Pixel pitch0.245 mm
0.0245 cm
0.0096 in
0.0008 ft
0.285 mm
0.0285 cm
0.0112 in
0.0009 ft
0.315 mm
0.0315 cm
0.0124 in
0.001 ft
Pixel density103 ppi
40 ppcm
89 ppi
35 ppcm
80 ppi
31 ppcm
Display area90.32 %91.26 %92.09 %
BacklightEdge LEDEdge LEDEdge LED
HDRHDR10
HLG (Hybrid Log Gamma)
Dolby Vision
HDR10
HLG (Hybrid Log Gamma)
Dolby Vision
HDR10
HLG (Hybrid Log Gamma)
Dolby Vision
Horizontal viewing angle178 °178 °178 °
Vertical viewing angle178 °178 °178 °

3D

3D displays use various technologies to achieve a 3D effect. Each of these technologies has its own advantages and drawbacks.

3DNoNoNo

Frequencies

Information about the horizontal and vertical refresh rates/frequencies.

Vertical frequency (digital)50 Hz / 60 Hz50 Hz / 60 Hz50 Hz / 60 Hz

Frame interpolation

Many smart TV sets use a technology for interpolating (inserting) of intermediate frames between existing ones in order to achieve more fluent visualization, especially for dynamic scenes.

Interpolation technologyBacklight Motion RateBacklight Motion RateBacklight Motion Rate
Interpolation value120012001200
Interpolation measurement unitBMRBMRBMR

Power supply and consumption

Information about the power supply and consumption, energy efficiency class, etc.

220V220 V - 240 V220 V - 240 V220 V - 240 V
Alternating current frequency50 Hz - 60 Hz50 Hz - 60 Hz50 Hz - 60 Hz
Power consumption (off)0.3 W0.3 W0.3 W
Power consumption (sleep)0.5 W0.5 W0.5 W
Power consumption (average)54 W71 W86 W
Power consumption (annual)78 kWh103 kWh125 kWh
Energy efficiency classA+A+A+

Dimensions, weight and color

Information about the dimensions and the weight of the specific model with and without stand as well as the colors, in which it is offered to the market.

Width973 mm
97.3 cm
38.3071 in
3.1923 ft
1130 mm
113 cm
44.4882 in
3.7073 ft
1243 mm
124.3 cm
48.937 in
4.0781 ft
Height567 mm
56.7 cm
22.3228 in
1.8602 ft
655 mm
65.5 cm
25.7874 in
2.149 ft
719 mm
71.9 cm
28.3071 in
2.3589 ft
Depth85 mm
8.5 cm
3.3465 in
0.2789 ft
85 mm
8.5 cm
3.3465 in
0.2789 ft
82 mm
8.2 cm
3.2283 in
0.269 ft
Weight7.5 kg
16.53 lbs
10 kg
22.05 lbs
14 kg
30.86 lbs
Width with stand973 mm
97.3 cm
38.3071 in
3.1923 ft
1130 mm
113 cm
44.4882 in
3.7073 ft
1243 mm
124.3 cm
48.937 in
4.0781 ft
Height with stand605 mm
60.5 cm
23.8189 in
1.9849 ft
697 mm
69.7 cm
27.4409 in
2.2867 ft
762 mm
76.2 cm
30 in
2.5 ft
Depth with stand235 mm
23.5 cm
9.252 in
0.771 ft
250 mm
25 cm
9.8425 in
0.8202 ft
250 mm
25 cm
9.8425 in
0.8202 ft
Weight with stand9 kg
19.84 lbs
12.5 kg
27.56 lbs
16 kg
35.27 lbs
Box width1085 mm
108.5 cm
42.7165 in
3.5597 ft
1215 mm
121.5 cm
47.8346 in
3.9862 ft
1369 mm
136.9 cm
53.8976 in
4.4915 ft
Box height725 mm
72.5 cm
28.5433 in
2.3786 ft
795 mm
79.5 cm
31.2992 in
2.6083 ft
875 mm
87.5 cm
34.4488 in
2.8707 ft
Box depth154 mm
15.4 cm
6.063 in
0.5052 ft
154 mm
15.4 cm
6.063 in
0.5052 ft
154 mm
15.4 cm
6.063 in
0.5052 ft
Box weight12.5 kg
27.56 lbs
16 kg
35.27 lbs
20.5 kg
45.19 lbs
ColorsBlackBlackBlack

Ergonomics

Information about the ergonomic functions - height adjustment, swivel angles, tilt angles, etc.

VESA mountYesYesYes
VESA interface100 x 100 mm200 x 200 mm200 x 200 mm
Removable standYesYesYes
Height adjustmentNoNoNo
Landscape/portrait pivotNoNoNo
Left/right swivelNoNoNo
Forward/backward tiltNoNoNo
Stand width - 450 mm
Stand depth - 235 mm
Stand width - 480 mm
Stand depth - 250 mm
Stand width - 480 mm
Stand depth - 250 mm

TV tuner

The TV tuner is a device, which allows the receiving and visualization of a certain type of television signal. There are tuners for digital, analog, cable and satellite television.

TV tunerDVB-T
Analog (NTSC/PAL/SECAM)
DVB-T2
DVB-C
DVB-S2
DVB-S
DVB-T
Analog (NTSC/PAL/SECAM)
DVB-T2
DVB-C
DVB-S2
DVB-S
DVB-T
Analog (NTSC/PAL/SECAM)
DVB-T2
DVB-C
DVB-S2
DVB-S

OS, apps and software features

Information about the operating system, applications, various software features if available.

Operating system (OS)my Home Screen 5.0my Home Screen 5.0my Home Screen 5.0

Audio

Information about the audio system - number and power of the built-in speakers, supported audio technologies.

Speakers2 x 10 W2 x 10 W2 x 10 W
2.0 CH
Surround Sound
2.0 CH
Surround Sound
2.0 CH
Surround Sound

Camera

Many contemporary desktop monitors and smart TV sets have built-in cameras.

CameraNoNoNo

Network

Supported network technologies and standards for exchanging data with other devices.

NetworkLAN
Wi-Fi
802.11b
802.11g
802.11n
Wi-Fi Direct
DLNA
LAN
Wi-Fi
802.11b
802.11g
802.11n
Wi-Fi Direct
DLNA
LAN
Wi-Fi
802.11b
802.11g
802.11n
Wi-Fi Direct
DLNA

Connectivity

Available connectivity ports, slots and interfaces.

Connectivity2 x USB 2.0
1 x Ethernet RJ45
4 x HDMI 2.0 (b; ARC; CEC)
1 x D-sub
1 x Satellite In (Main; F-type female)
1 x AV Composite In (Video + L/R)
1 x Optical Audio Out
1 x 3.5 mm Audio Out
1 x Antenna (RF) (female)
2 x CI+ 1.4
2 x USB 2.0
1 x Ethernet RJ45
4 x HDMI 2.0 (b; ARC; CEC)
1 x D-sub
1 x Satellite In (Main; F-type female)
1 x AV Composite In (Video + L/R)
1 x Optical Audio Out
1 x 3.5 mm Audio Out
1 x Antenna (RF) (female)
2 x CI+ 1.4
2 x USB 2.0
1 x Ethernet RJ45
4 x HDMI 2.0 (b; ARC; CEC)
1 x D-sub
1 x Satellite In (Main; F-type female)
1 x AV Composite In (Video + L/R)
1 x Optical Audio Out
1 x 3.5 mm Audio Out
1 x Antenna (RF) (female)
2 x CI+ 1.4
High-bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP) 2.2High-bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP) 2.2High-bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP) 2.2

Features

Some additional functional features of the model.

Features4K Studio Colour Engine
Adaptive Backlight Dimming
Advanced Video Processor
HDR Brightness Enhancer
High Contrast
4K Studio Colour Engine
Adaptive Backlight Dimming
Advanced Video Processor
HDR Brightness Enhancer
High Contrast
4K Studio Colour Engine
Adaptive Backlight Dimming
Advanced Video Processor
HDR Brightness Enhancer
High Contrast

Image file formats

Smart TV sets allow the display of different image file formats.

Image file formatsJPEG
GIF
PNG
MPO
JPEG
GIF
PNG
MPO
JPEG
GIF
PNG
MPO

Audio file formats

Smart TV sets allow playing different audio file formats.

Audio file formats/codecsAAC
FLAC
MP3
WMA
WAV
AAC
FLAC
MP3
WMA
WAV
AAC
FLAC
MP3
WMA
WAV

Video file formats

Smart TV sets allow playing various video file formats.

Video file formats/codecs3GPP
AVI
Flash Video
H.263
H.264
H.265
MKV
QuickTime
MP4
TS
VP9
VOB
VRO
WMV
3GPP
AVI
Flash Video
H.263
H.264
H.265
MKV
QuickTime
MP4
TS
VP9
VOB
VRO
WMV
3GPP
AVI
Flash Video
H.263
H.264
H.265
MKV
QuickTime
MP4
TS
VP9
VOB
VRO
WMV

Operating and storage conditions

There are certain requirements for the environmental conditions, in which the display should be used and stored in order to function properly.

Operating temperature0 °C - 35 °C
32 °F - 95 °F
0 °C - 35 °C
32 °F - 95 °F
0 °C - 35 °C
32 °F - 95 °F
Operating humidity20 % - 80 %20 % - 80 %20 % - 80 %

Accessories

Often the packaging of desktop monitors and smart TV sets includes accessories for them.

AccessoriesRemote controlRemote controlRemote control
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