Panasonic 50GX800B : the new Ultra HD 4K
Panasonic ranks among the important actors on the television market, and proposes with this 50GX800B, an interesting screen tested by our Laboratory.
First of all, regarding the size of the screen, we are facing a 50 inches.
Its size is quite a good representation of the average screen : we are face to a standard screen.
In addition this Panasonic displays a Ultra HD 4K resolution. This television is part of the main group of current TVs. It doesn’t completely stands out among its competitors with this choice of Ultra HD 4K.
Why can we consider this 50GX800B as convincing in spite of its mid-range position ? This is what we are going to discover in this article.
The design of the Panasonic 50GX800B
The Panasonic 50GX800B appears as a real masterstroke of the brand regarding both its interior and exterior design.
The design of the Panasonic 50GX800B is largely inspired by the other models in the GX800 series.
A good overall score for this TV; it corresponds to design in the spirit of the times. A quality of materials and a visual aspect that does not make you insensitive.
This Panasonic 50GX800B is simply flat.
With its glass surface of 50 inches, Another thing we can highlight in the design of this TV is the design of its support. Indeed, it has a simple base, which fits perfectly into the decor, giving you a sense of unity and elegance.The shape of the base is different from what we usually see.
The charm of the 50GX800B is undoubtedly its technology Slim design.
In short, the Panasonic has really succeeded the design aspect of this TV, which does not go unnoticed no matter where it is installed. If when turned off it has such an effect, the sensations take on a whole new dimension when the screen of the Panasonic 50GX800B is revealed.
The screen of the Panasonic 50GX800B
The display of this 50GX800B is handled with care. This will allow connoisseurs to enjoy a quality rendering in home theater mode. The colours are faithful and deep black.
With this new model, Panasonic confirms one of its technological choices. It’s Edge LED display and that’s too bad. Due to its age and new possibilities such as the led, you will feel like you are going back 10 years. The image is poor.
With regard to the display, the company proposes a Ultra HD 4K resolution. With a screen size of 50 inches, this 50GX800B meets the expectations of its range.Whatever the characteristics, it is still a beautiful screen. On this point, don’t worry.
By providing it with a frequency of 60 Hz, this makes this TV set better positioned than its competitors. A perfectly synchronized image that will delight you for your home cinema.
Finally, Panasonic has chosen to put advanced technology on this TV, which makes it possible to have an Ultra HD 4K image quality .
To conclude the display part, we could say that it is interesting and effective; it is a mid-range TV that is worth the detour.
TV sound presentation Panasonic 50GX800B
It is the custom to say that a good sound comes from a device with a lot of watts, however Panasonic has managed to combine average audio system power with very good sound quality.
For the sound part, the television set is equipped with two baffles for a sound power of 10 W.
In short, the sound is enough to cover your everyday needs. The 50GX800B Panasonic is not designed for home cinema. That’s not what we are expecting.
Presentation of the Smart TV part of the TV set Panasonic 50GX800B
On the software side, the Panasonic 50GX800B is equipped with the operating system my Home Screen 4 installed; it allows you to explore a whole universe of entertainment.
With its Wifi or network connection (local LAN), this TV gives you the possibility to download apps or movies directly. An interesting option in the age of the cloud and online games.
The connection system of the Panasonic 50GX800B
All the available connectivity makes it possible to cover current needs.
With a number of connections below the average of its range, you will have to choose which appliance(s) in your home you need to connect to your TV.
It is with 7 possible connections that this 50GX800B is presented. Not all of your devices will be able to be connected. A difficult choice is on the way.
In clear, the connections available on this model are:
2 USB ports, 2 audio outputs, 1 antenna input, 1 component plug (Video), 1 composite plug (Y/Pb/Pr)
Technical characteristics of the Panasonic 50GX800B
Here is a summary chart of the technical features of the TV:
|Sizes of the television without stand||109.55 cm x 61.62 cm x 6.2 cm|
|Screen size in inches||50|
|Screen resolution||Ultra HD 4K|
|Smart TV||my Home Screen 4|
|Tuners available||DVB-T DVB-T2 DVB-S DVB-S2 DVB-C|
|Number of tuners||5|
|Number of USB ports||2|
|Number of HDMI ports||0|
|Number of audio outputs||2|
|Number of audio inputs||0|
|Component Input (YpbPr)||Yes|
|Composite Input (Video)||Yes|
|HDR Dolby Vision Compatible||Yes|
50GX800B from Panasonic – The conclusion
With the intention of making a difference this new 50GX800B Panasonic intends to make a difference. Well thought out and well finished. This mid-range is a wise choice.
With a smart TV technology, you benefit from a relevant choice for a top-of-the-range model. Really interesting.
With its Edge-LED panel, you have at your disposal a powerful display system. This device is of high quality.
For the display technology we are in 4K; you have a very good quality image, and an impressive sound quality; with its well thought out aesthetics, the result gives you a device that you want to buy.
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 screen size, the depth of the colours, the display frequency.