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.
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.
On Demand Services
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
TV Guide - Watch now and plan ahead
In the Freesat mode you can explore over 200 channels to find the right show to match your mood! Choose from among Entertainment, Sports, Movies, Music, Lifestyle and lots more. So find something you want to watch right now, or see what's coming up and make sure you never miss your favourite shows or those important matches!
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!
The use of the 3840 x 2160 4K panel produces
high-definition picture quality. Also, the newly developed
high-brightness, high-color-space panel and 4K Remaster
Engine provides a higher dimension of 4K picture quality.
*Actual resolution: 3840 x 2160 pixels.
Scanning 4K IFC
IFC Realizes Superb Lifelike Motion
Frames are detected before and after the present frame,
and a new intermediate frame is created. Optimal
backlight blinking also helps to reproduce smooth images
with minimal blurring.
Local Dimming Pro
Robust Blacks and Delicate Gradation
Rich gradation is achieved by matching the backlight
control and optimizing the brightness level to each area.
This enables deeper black expression and displays even
tiny details in dark scenes with crisp clarity.
Studio Master Drive
For More Accurate Colour and Smoother
Gradation at Virtually Any Brightness
Studio Master Drive lets you adjust the image to the
Rec. 709 color space in extremely fine brightness
steps, for accurate color expression at virtually any
brightness. It also achieves smooth gradation in
low-brightness areas and produces highly detailed
black expression like never before possible.
Studio Master Color
Vividly Colorful Images from a
Wide Color Gamut
A newly developed, high-color-space LED backlight
achieves a wide color gamut that approaches the level of
a plasma screen, and reproduces colors that are faithful to
Image Calibration Customized for You
Professional calibration for the best possible picture at home. The
image quality settings can be adjusted in detail by a professional
installer according to the installation conditions and the user's
preference. This provides images that are gentle to the eyes, natural
looking and faithful to source signals.
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
*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.
Automatically Displays Useful Information
to the User Quickly and Conveniently
A proximity sensor coupled with Face Recognition via the
built-in camera work together to instantly and
automatically display handy information, such as the
weather forecast, messages, notification and a clock.
*Internet service required. Specifications and product information are
subject to change.
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.
my Home Screen
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.
High-Performance Full-HD Camera with
Auto Startup and Face Recognition
A high-performance Full-HD camera is built-in.
High-definition images enhance video talks and video
Touch Pad Remote
Two Intuitive Operation Methods: Voice
The new Touch Pad Remote gives you intuitive operation
for fingertip and Voice Control. A “my” button has also
been added to reach for your favorite content easily.
Large-Screen Web Browsing
with Your Family
The browser supports HTML5 pages, so you can browse
the internet much like you do with a PC. Unlike a PC,
though, the large screen allows the whole family or a
group of friends to comfortably view a wide variety of
*Requires broadband internet service.
Twin HD Tuner
Watch and Record Two Programs
Watch or record two TV broadcasts at the same time. You
can transfer a channel to a smartphone or tablet device
while you are watching another one on the TV for
View Content from a Cloud Server
on Your Device
Transfer TV broadcasts or recorded programs
to a smartphone or tablet device. This lets you
watch them even outdoors. No more worries
about having to leave the house in the middle
of a program.
*This function may not be applicable under unstable network conditions or with some content.
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.
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.
Vividly Colourful Images for 4K Photos
You can display high-resolution 4K videos and photos on
a 4K VIERA TV by simply connecting the camera with an
HDMI cable or inserting an SD card*. And VIERA’s “Studio
Master Colour” and “Studio Master Drive” functions help to
achieve an expanded colour space while preserving
middle range colours.
*Only the AX900/AX800 Series are SD card compatible.
The SD card does not support the MP4 (LPCM) or MOV format.
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.
5 year warranty on selected Viera Televisions
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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"With a super-sharp picture and superb sound straight out of the box ... the Panasonic Viera TX-50AX802B is a 4K TV as strong as any other 4K telly on the market."
TX-50AX802, Pocket-lint, 5 Stars, November 2014 10 December 2014
TX-50AX802, T3, Test Winner, November 2014 10 December 2014
"The Panasonic TX-50AX802B has first-class picture quality and an imminent fix for 4K Netflix makes this our new 4K TV of choice."
TX-50AX802B, Expert Reviews, Best Buy 01 September 2014
"Now Panasonic has fixed the 50AX802's initial lack of Netflix 4K support, the set can be considered a dazzling success."
TX-50AX802B, Trusted Reviews, Recommended 01 September 2014
So Panasonic's TX-50AX802 is a premium 4K panel that, for the most part, doesn't disappoint. This TV is beautifully designed and image quality is mesmeric.
TX-50AX802, Home Cinema Choice, Recommended 30 July 2014
The Panasonic TX-50AX802’s picture quality is nothing short of outstanding and its smart functionality offers some brilliantly thoughtful features. These traits alone are enough for the 50AX802 to earn one of our 'recommended' badges
TX-50AX802, Trusted Reviews, Recommended, 30 July 2014
Ultimately, the Panasonic TX50AX802 is a thunderously fine UHD flatscreen, capable of outstanding 4K picture quality. Detail, dynamics and colour depth are all firstclass
PC Advisor, Recommended 30 June 2014
The TX-50AX802 delivers cracking picture quality with Full HD sources and is capable of a stunning native 4K performance. The Freetime roll-back TV programme guide makes catch-up part of the regular linear TV watching experience
Techradar, Recommended 30 June 2014
The Panasonic TX-50AX802B is a pleasing return to form for Panasonic’s LED/LCD TV division.
AVForums, Recommended Award 30 June 2014
"The Panasonic TX-50AX802B is a beautifully-engineered piece of display that’s capable of producing absolutely gorgeous images"
HDTV Test, Highly Recommended, Best In Class, May 2014 20 May 2014