TX-49FX550E : Panasonic has a display Direct-LED

What is the new Panasonic TX-49FX550E worth ?

Panasonic ranks among the big names in top-of-the-range televisions, and proposes with this TX-49FX550E, one of the best screens on the market tested by our Laboratory.
A quick glimpse at the specification sheet : 49 inches.
It is a small model. It will be more complicated for you to watch films or matches with all tour friends around.
This television is delivered with a  Ultra HD 4K resolution.  It’s beautiful. It is hard to criticise such a well finished product. Elegant design and a good quality finish are the characteristics of this television .
The manufacturer’s goal is to offer a powerful spatialization effect to reinforce the spectator’s feeling of immersion, wherever he or she sits in the living room.
A detailed analysis will help to see if the objective is achieved. 

TV design presentation Panasonic TX-49FX550E

The engineers at the Panasonic have created a real masterpiece as for the exterior appearance of this television set.
A positive opinion overall. This TV corresponds to what is expected of a top-of-the-range TV, both in terms of materials and visuals.
A TV of 49 inches, this Panasonic is clearly located in the top of the range of the brand. A TV with a sober and refined style.

The screen of the Panasonic TX-49FX550E

As this is a high-end product, the requirements in terms of image quality are naturally high. And at the very least, the Panasonic TX-49FX550E with a Direct-LED screen is doing remarkably well.
With this new model, Panasonic confirms one of its technological choices. 
The Panasonic TX-49FX550E is available in the Ultra HD 4K resolution. With a screen size of 49 inches, this TX-49FX550E is at the bottom of its range.In the end, it is interesting to note that beyond the size, the screen is well made. A point to add when choosing between this model and other competitors.
Designed with a frequency of 120 Hz, the television’s fluidity is at the top of its range.
Finally, Panasonic has chosen to put advanced technology on this TV, which makes it possible to have an Ultra HD 4K image quality .
My opinion to conclude on the display part. It’s just top-of-the-line.

TX-49FX550E from Panasonic – The sound

The audio part of this TV is exceptional; high-performance speakers contribute to this quality rendering, for an immersive result.
For the sound part, the television set is equipped with two loudspeakers and provides a sound power of 10 W.

TX-49FX550E from Panasonic – Embedded intelligence

It has almost become a habit for Panasonic, this TX-49FX550E has its operating system Smart TV 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.

TX-49FX550E from Panasonic – Its connectivity

Panasonic makes a flawless connectivity part; it’s impeccable and aesthetically clean.
In this TV range, the TX-49FX550E’s offers are among the widest choice of connectors. This TV has more than most of its competitors.

This model has a total of 11 connections, not too bad. The Panasonic TX-49FX550E 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:
2 USB ports, 3 HDMI ports, 1 audio output, 1 audio input, 1 headphone socket, 1 antenna input, 1 component plug (Video), 1 composite plug (Y/Pb/Pr)

TX-49FX550E from Panasonic – Technical characteristics

The main features of this TV set:

Characteristic Value
Ratio 16/9
Sizes of the television without stand 110.5 cm x 62.4 cm x 7.7 cm
Screen size in inches 49
Screen resolution Ultra HD 4K
Display system Direct-LED
Display frequency 120
Sound power 10
Smart TV Smart TV
Wifi Yes
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 3
Number of audio outputs 1
Number of audio inputs 1
Component Input (YpbPr) Yes
Composite Input (Video) Yes
HDR Compatible Yes
HDR Dolby Vision Compatible Yes
Dolby Digital Sound Yes
Ethernet Yes
Power consumption 120 W

TX-49FX550E from Panasonic – The conclusion

In conclusion, the Panasonic TX-49FX550E is to be classified as top of the range. Almost perfect on everything, it is the TV to own for home theater sessions and online game sessions.
The choice of Panasonic to include the smart TV system with the best of its know-how in the TX-49FX550E, leads us to say that this high-end TV is worth having a good look at it.
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 screen size, the depth of the colours, the display frequency.