Panasonic TX-65HZ1500 : a TV set mid-range

What is the new Panasonic TX-65HZ1500 worth ?

Panasonic ranks among the important actors on the television market, and proposes with this TX-65HZ1500, an interesting screen tested by our Laboratory.
Regarding technology, we are facing a model with a Ultra HD 4K resolution.  Even if it is in a mid-range position, it offers interesting specifications, partly justifying its price.
Although placed in the middle of the range, the manufacturer has tried to offer the viewer an image quality that allows an immersion.
We will see in detail if their objective is reached.

TV design presentation Panasonic TX-65HZ1500

The Panasonic TX-65HZ1500 appears as a real masterstroke of the brand regarding both its interior and exterior design.
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.
In conclusion, Panasonic has worked seriously on the design of this TV set. It’s efficient and it will allow you with this TX-65HZ1500 to have a beautiful object in your living room.

TX-65HZ1500 from Panasonic – The screen

The designers of Panasonic have made this new TV set TX-65HZ1500. A new mid-range model with the characteristics of its time, a well calibrated image, and a high-performance processing.

This model has a Ultra HD 4K display. At the same time, we are dealing with a nice display on the screen.
By providing it with a frequency of 100 Hz, this makes this TV set better positioned than its competitors. A perfectly synchronized image that will delight you for your home cinema.
In addition, Panasonic has decided to use its mastery of advanced technology on this device, which allows it to benefit from a high quality Ultra HD 4K image resolution.
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.

The sound of the Panasonic TX-65HZ1500

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.
The television set is equipped with  several loudspeakers and a power output of 15 W.

In short, the sound is enough to cover your everyday needs. The TX-65HZ1500 Panasonic is not designed for home cinema. That’s not what we are expecting.

TX-65HZ1500 from Panasonic – Embedded intelligence

For the software part, the TX-65HZ1500 Panasonic has an operating system my Home Screen 5; You will have plenty of time to discover the world of entertainment.
This TV offers you the choice of connectivity: Whether through its Wifi function, or through the local network with other devices or computer devices (fixed or mobile computers, NAS synology for example), your TV TX-65HZ1500 is communicating.
This software environment innovates on the Panasonic TX-65HZ1500 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?

TX-65HZ1500 from Panasonic – Its connectivity

As for the connectivity aspect on Panasonic TX-65HZ1500, it provides you with sufficient elements.
In this price range, this TV offers a higher number of connections than most of its competitors.

This model has a total of 11 connections, not too bad. The Panasonic TX-65HZ1500 allows you not to choose between the different devices to be connected. You can connect everything to this TV; the box, game console, multimedia server, DVD or Blu-ray player, etc…

In clear, the connections available on this model are:
2 USB ports, 3 HDMI ports, 1 audio output, 4 antenna inputs, 1 component plug (Video)

TX-65HZ1500 from Panasonic – Technical characteristics

Here is a summary of the technical characteristics of the television set:

Characteristic Value
Ratio 16/9
Sizes of the television without stand 58
Screen size in inches 64.5
Screen resolution Ultra HD 4K
Display frequency 100
Sound power 15
Wifi Yes
Tuners available DVB-T DVB-T2 DVB-S DVB-S2 
Number of tuners 4
Number of USB ports 2
Number of HDMI ports 3
Number of audio outputs 1
Composite Input (Video) Yes
HDR Compatible Yes
HDR Dolby Vision Compatible Yes
VESA compatibility Yes
Bluetooth Yes
Ethernet Yes
Power consumption 138 W

Our conclusion on the Panasonic TX-65HZ1500

The overall feeling about the product is satisfactory, it is not the best on the market, but it still allows to have an efficient television set.
With its 4K display technology, this TV offers you an image quality close to perfection, and a sound quality above the others; Enhanced with an aesthetics that stands out, you have the ingredients of a device that you want to own.

From this new Panasonic we can retain 3 positive points:
the sound power, the display frequency, the depth of the colours.