Panasonic has revealed the JX600 4K TV, an reasonably priced LCD display screen and 2021 improve to final yr’s HX600 – in addition to solely a slight step down from the totally unbelievable HX800. For those who’re after an inexpensive 4K TV, then the JX600 would possibly properly be one to maintain your eye on.
Attributable to launch in direction of the top of October 2021, the Panasonic JX600 will likely be accessible in two completely different sizes: a 50-inch mannequin for £549.99, alongside a extra reasonably priced 43-inch mannequin for simply £449.99. Each may even be accessible in Silver and Darkish Titanium finishes.
The 4K TV isn’t missing on the app entrance, both, because it comes with the likes of Netflix, Prime Video, YouTube and Twitch built-in. It’s additionally suitable with voice assistants like Alexa and Google Assistant, which means your favourite channels are only a voice command away and accessible hands-free.
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The Panasonic HX800 is sort of merely among the best 4K TVs round for its value level, and from the sounds of it, the JX600 will solely be a slight step down from the mid-range mannequin when it releases in October.
The 50-inch JX600 is definitely cheaper than the HX800’s 40-inch mannequin, which sits at a £649 retail value. The 58 and 65-inch variants of the HX800 balloon to £999 and £1,399 respectively. Which means whilst you’re sacrificing some high quality options like HDR10+, you’re nonetheless more likely to nab an incredible 4K TV with out paying a premium.
Going off the press launch, the JX600 nonetheless boasts some spectacular specs of its personal. Each HDR10 and Dolby Imaginative and prescient are supported, in addition to Dolby Atmos for immersive audio. Recreation Mode can be returning, a unbelievable function present in different Panasonic TVs that reduces enter lag for a a lot smoother gaming expertise.
We’ll undoubtedly be keeping track of the JX600 when it launches in October. As 8K (and extra premium 4K) TVs steadily change into the brand new norm, we’re discovering that mid-range 4K TVs have gotten extra reasonably priced whereas together with far more strong function units. The JX600 seems to be no exception to this, and we’ll be excited to see how the TV performs because the successor to final yr’s HX600.