*Design, functions and specifications are subject to change without notice. *This image shows the TX-50AS600.
With the new range of VIERA TVs, you will get Freetime built in. Which means that you can get the advantages of a Roll Back TV Guide (for the past seven days across selected channels), access to all the most popular On Demand services including BBC iPlayer, ITV Player, 4oD, Demand 5 and BBC News & Sport and top recommendations for upcoming programmes with Showcase.
Click here for the Freetime software update schedule
Missed something last week? Use the Roll Back TV Guide* to catch the shows you missed over the last 7 days!
*Broadband connection required to use the Roll Back TV Guide.
Get all the popular On Demand* players including BBC iPlayer, ITV Player, 4oD and Demand 5 on your TV with the shows you love ready to watch, when you are.
*Broadband connection required to use On Demand. ITV Player is available in England, Wales and Channel Islands
Get great suggestions of what to watch tonight or tomorrow and discover new programmes to watch on demand with our Showcase recommendations. All at the touch of a button.
Looking for a show but not sure where to find it? It's easy to use the search feature to find a show you want to watch!
Smooth Reproduction of Fast Motion
Fine ON/OFF control of the backlight results in images that are free from afterimages and flicker.
Crisp, Clear Images and Smooth
A high contrast and rich gradation produce vibrantly colorful and crisp images.
Sounds Are Reproduced
with Lifelike Ambience
Advanced surround effect technology produces hi-fi sound. The speaker unit has superb directional characteristics, so everyone in the room gets great sound.
Seamless, Automatic Content Recommendations
A wide variety of content, such as TV programs, VOD and Internet content, is seamlessly, automatically recommended to the user with intuitive interface.
*Internet service required. Certain recommended content may not be available depending on geographic location, and service subscription(s). Fees may be required for subscriptions and/or to access content. Specifications, design, functions and product information are subject to change without notice.
Voice Operation Is Almost Like Talking
Desired content can be quickly searched by using Voice Assistant. Also, Voiceprint Recognition makes the log-in procedure simple and fast.
A Personalized Gateway and a More
Intuitive Home Screen
You can personalize the home screen with your favorite apps and content. “my Home Screen” makes it fast and easy to access whatever you want.
*Applications shown, and application placement, may be different from the actual screen which is customizable by the consumer.
Smart Functions Are Easier to Use with
Smoothly Flowing Operation
Use of the dual-core processor allow comfortable enjoyment of high-speed processing, such as multitasking and web viewing, starting up multiple apps, and web page displays.
Use a Variety of Apps on the Large Screen
Cloud services let you easily use full-fledged, large-data games and a wealth of content services.
*Network content services are operated by their respective service providers, and service may be discontinued either temporarily or permanently without notice. Some content may not be available in the country in which you reside.
Easy-to-Understand Network Settings
Automatically detects the networking method. And a large number of graphics and photos simplify set-up. Just follow the Guidance to make connection settings.
Easily Share Smartphone Content
on a Large Screen
By linking a smartphone or tablet device to the TV, you can freely share content and achieve easy operation.
*Requires iOS 5.0.1 or later, and Android 4.0 or later.
*Requires a wireless LAN connection.
VIERA Content Can Also Be Shared from
Outside the House
A smartphone can be used to share video memos and text messages with VIERA from outside the house. This lets everyone in the family stay in contact.
*Internet service required. Specifications and product information are subject to change.
*This function is supported only by iOS devices.
*Requires iOS 5.0.1 or later.
Top Class LED Power Saving Archived The energy-saving panel lowers power consumption. This results in a reduction of approximately 30% compared with 2013 models.
Purchase a qualifying Panasonic Viera Television, new (not second-hand) from a UK or ROI participating retailer between 01/04/2014 - 31/03/2015 and redeem a 5 year warranty (1 year manufacturer + 4 years additional) if purchased in store directly after an in store demonstration.
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"For any technophobes trying to get their heads around catch-up TV, Freetime is a dream come true."
TX-42AS600, Home Cinema Choice, Best Buy, 01 October 2014
Ultimately the TX-42AS600 shows there is plenty of fight in Panasonic yet and when it gets the basics right, the Japanese giant can deliver a competitive product.
TX-42AS600, AV Forums, Recommended 30 August 2014