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JVC LT40C860 40″ vs Panasonic TX40DS500B 40″ TV Comparison

//JVC LT40C860 40″ vs Panasonic TX40DS500B 40″ TV Comparison

JVC LT40C860 40″ vs Panasonic TX40DS500B 40″ TV Comparison

JVC LT40C860 40″ vs Panasonic TX40DS500B 40″ TV Comparison

Thanks for stopping by to read our review and product comparison of the JVC LT40C860 and the Panasonic TX40DS500B which are available from at the best price from Currys at just £399 and £349.

JVC LT40C860 40

JVC LT40C860 40″
Panasonic TX40DS500B 40

Panasonic TX40DS500B 40″
Brand

JVC

Panasonic

Key Features
  • 4k Ultra HD picture is up to 4 times the resolution of HD
  • Access content on Netflix 4k
  • Tuner: Freeview Play
  • Connectivity: HDMI 2.0 x 4
  • Full HD 1080p
  • Access content on Netflix & Amazon Prime
  • Tuner: Freeview HD with freetime
  • Connectivity: HDMI x 2
  • Colour

    Black

    Screen Type

    LED directlit

    LED edgelit

    Screen Size

    40″

    40″

    Resolution

    3840 x 2160

    1920 x 1080

    Motion Rate

    50 Hz

    N/A

    Connections

    – HDMI 2.0 x 4 (ARC compatible x 1) – SCART x 1 – SVGA x 1 – Component input x 1 – Composite input x 1 – USB 2.0 x 2 – USB 3.0 x 1

    – HDMI x 2 (ARC compatible x 1) – SCART x 1 – Component input x 1 – Composite input x 1 – USB 2.0 x 1

    TV Tuner

    tbc

    DVB-T2 Freeview HD Tuner

    Programme Guide

    8-day EPG with Freeview Play

    7-day EPG and 7-day catch up with Freetime

    Speakers

    2

    2

    Audio Power

    20 W

    20 W

    Sound Enhancement

    tbc

    V-Audio

    Other Features

    Screen off function

    Ambient Sensor

    Energy Rating

    A

    A+

    On Mode Power Consumption

    63 W

    42 W

    Annual Power Consumption

    91 kWh

    59 kWh

    Box Content

    – JVC LT-40C860 Smart 4k Ultra HD 40″ LED TV – Remote control – Instruction manual – Quick start guide – AC power cable – Batteries – Screws

    – Panasonic VIERA TX-40DS500B Smart 40″ LED TV – Standard remote control – User manual – Batteries – Table top stand – Fixing screws

    Dimensions

    – Unboxed: 524 x 912 x 93 mm (H x W x D) – Unboxed with stand: 594 x 912 x 260 mm (H x W x D) – Boxed: 702 x 1180 x 178 mm (H x W x D)

    – Unboxed: 518 x 904 x 47 mm (H x W x D) – Unboxed with stand: 566 x 904 x 235 mm (H x W x D) – Boxed: 647 x 1302 x 115 mm (H x W x D)

    Weight

    – Unboxed: 8.3 kg – Unboxed with stand: 8.85 kg – Boxed: 11.5 kg

    – Unboxed: 10.5 kg – Unboxed with stand: 12.5 kg – Boxed: 15 kg

    Guarantee

    1 year

    1 year

    Brightness

    350 cd/m_

    N/A

    Review Score

    9.0 out of 10

    8.1 out of 10

    Price

    £399.00

    £349.00

    Buy

    Getting the best TV for your budget

    Clearly you want to get the most for your money. That’s the very reason for this comparison. Chances are you’ve nailed down your decision between the JVC LT40C860 and the Panasonic TX40DS500B and now just need to know which one to go for. The feature list above provides a side-by-side comparison of the two televisions to help you make that final decision. Features will of course be an important part of that decision, such as the screen resolution, whether it offers 4K and features such as smart TV functionality. We only provide comparisons on TV’s that we recommend, and also from suppliers that we trust.

    What do the JVC LT40C860 and the Panasonic TX40DS500B offer

    It’s pretty obvious at this point that both televisions are great value for money. The feature list above really helps to clarify that. But there are of course some features that one set has, and the other won’t. The JVC LT40C860 offers a screen resolution of 3840 x 2160 with a screen that offers LED directlit. The sound system integrated into the set has 2 speakers with a 20 W power output. It also benefits from tbc and a range of connectors. The Panasonic TX40DS500B offers 1920 x 1080 resolution on LED edgelit. As part of the kit you get DVB-T2 Freeview HD Tuner, 2 speakers with an audio output of 20 W.

    Total Dimensions and unit Weight

    Before you go ahead and click the buy button just make sure that you properly measure the area, surface or wall that your TV will be mounted or stood. It’s all very well going for a huge screen but it needs to be practical too, so ensure you have sufficient space first.

    Box content for LT40C860 and TX40DS500B

    The JVC LT40C860 includes: – JVC LT-40C860 Smart 4k Ultra HD 40″ LED TV – Remote control – Instruction manual – Quick start guide – AC power cable – Batteries – Screws.

    The Panasonic TX40DS500B includes: – Panasonic VIERA TX-40DS500B Smart 40″ LED TV – Standard remote control – User manual – Batteries – Table top stand – Fixing screws.

    LT40C860 and TX40DS500B Reviews

    Reading a customer review is one of the most influential factors for customers choosing an electrical item. When you click on the item above you will be directed to one of our trusted partners where you’ll be able to read tons of customer experiences, good or bad. We have also gathered the overall scores for each TV set based on verified owner reviews (verified by Revoo).

    JVC LT40C860 Scored: 9.0 out of 10.

    Panasonic TX40DS500B Scored: 8.1 out of 10.

    Energy efficiency rating

    Thanks to the introduction of LED technology in televisions over recent years, many of our TV sets now offer an A+ energy rating. The energy rating is important for those that are conscious of their environmental impact, and those that need to consider ongoing running costs. The JVC LT40C860 has an energy efficiency rating of A with an annual energy consumption of just 91 kWh, whereas the Panasonic TX40DS500B has a rating of A+ and an annual energy consumption of 59 kWh.

    Panasonic TX40DS500B 40″

    8.1 stars –
    based on 24 reviews
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