The new Real Black Drive system (a pre-discharge suppression system) and the improved panel production processes combine to reproduce outstanding blacks with the outstanding contrast. They accurately reproduce even scenes with a delicate balance of light and shadow.
Worldwide NTSC/PAL/SECAM Color System
Worldwide NTSC, PAL BG, PAL I, Secam BG, DK/ PAL DK TV tuners
World Wide Voltage Supply AC 100-240V, 50/60Hz
HD Models with Superb Image Quality and Advanced Networking Capabilities (HDMIx3, SD card slot)
SD Card Slot (JPEG)
Horizontal Arch DesignHigh Contrast 1,000,000 : 1 (Native 15,000 : 1)
The new Real Black Drive system (a pre-discharge suppression system) and the improved panel production processes combine to reproduce outstanding blacks with the outstunding contrast. They accurately reproduce even scenes with a delicate balance of light and shadow.
The images that are recorded onto movie film at 24 frames per second (fps) are reproduced at two times that speed by 24p Playback. This achieves film-like reproduction than with the 2:3 processing method.
4,096 Equivalent Steps of Gradation
4,096 equivalent steps of gradation smoothly expresses each image. Outstanding gradation performance accurately depicts even the tiniest shades of colour in a sunset.
Smart Networking with VIERA Link
VIERA Link allows interlinked operation of various AV devices using only the VIERA remote control, by simply connecting the devices to each other by an HDMI cable.
SD Card Slot (JPEG)
The SD Card Slot provides a new photo viewing experience. Simply insert an SD Memory Card to display photos on the large screen. Photos are much more fun when you can view them on a large-screen HDTV with family and friends in 1920 x 1080-pixel high definition.
Horizontal Arch Design
An ornamental motif that arcs gracefully, like the horizon. Thin, light and wide. Based on these three key words, this design combines functional beauty with formative art to harmonise with virtually any interior space
Tuner Integrated yes
PLL synthesizer 100-position auto-search tuner
Broadcast Stereo Reception
1000P Level 2.5, FASTEXT/LIST/TOP
Screen Size 50" (127 cm) diagonal
Screen Aspect 16 : 9 Wide
Panel G11 Progressive HD Plasma Display Panel
Progressive Scan yes
Number of Pixels 1,049,088 (1,366 x 768) pixels
Colour System NTSC/PAL/PAL 60Hz/SECAM/M-NTSC
Applicable PC signals SVGA (XGA compressed)
Applicable Scanning Format
525 (480)/60i yes
525 (480)/60p yes
625 (576)/50i yes
625 (576)/50p yes
750 (720)/50p yes
750 (720)/60p yes
1125 (1080)/50 yes
1125 (1080)/60i yes
1125 (1080)/24p (HDMI only) yes
1125 (1080)/50p (HDMI only) yes
1125 (1080)/60p (HDMI only) yes
Contrast Ratio (in dark surroundings) Native: 15,000:1; Dynamic: 1,000,000:1
Shades of Gradation 4,096 equivalent steps of gradation