Operating Instructions LED TV

Model No.
Operating Instructions
24-inch model
32-inch model
For more detailed instructions, please refer to
[eHELP] (Built-in Operating Instructions).
40-inch model
49-inch model
● How to use [eHELP]
(p. 18)
Thank you for purchasing this Panasonic product.
Please read these instructions carefully before operating this product and retain them
for future reference.
Please carefully read the “Safety Precautions” of this manual before use.
The images shown in this manual are for illustrative purposes only.
● For information about the trademarks, refer to
[eHELP] (Search by Purpose > Read first >
Before use > Licence).
The illustration for TX-40ES500B is used in this
manual unless otherwise mentioned.
Illustrations shown may be different depending on
the model.
Be Sure to Read
Important Notice··················································· 3
Safety Precautions ··············································· 4
Quick Start Guide
Accessories ························································ 7
Connections ·······················································10
Identifying Controls ··············································14
First time Auto Setup ············································16
Using your TV
Operations ·························································17
How to Use eHELP ··············································18
FAQs ································································19
Maintenance ······················································20
Specifications ·····················································20
Important Notice
This mark shows that the construction of the product is
Notice for DVB / Data broadcasting /
IPTV functions
This TV is designed to meet the standards (as of August,
2016) of digital services.
● Not all the features are available depending on the
country, area, broadcaster, service provider and
network environment.
● Compatibility with future services is not guaranteed.
This mark indicates the product operates under AC
Transport only in upright position.
Panasonic does not guarantee operation and
performance of peripheral devices made by other
manufacturers; and we disclaim any liability or damage
arising from operation and/or performance from usage of
such other maker’s peripheral devices.
The recording and playback of content on this or any
other device may require permission from the owner
of the copyright or other such rights in that content.
Panasonic has no authority to and does not grant
you that permission and explicitly disclaims any right,
ability or intention to obtain such permission on your
behalf. It is your responsibility to ensure that your use
of this or any other device complies with applicable
copyright legislation in your country. Please refer to that
legislation for more information on the relevant laws and
regulations involved or contact the owner of the rights in
the content you wish to record or playback.
This product is licensed under the AVC patent portfolio
license for the personal and non-commercial use of a
consumer to (i) encode video in compliance with the
AVC Standard (“AVC Video”) and/or (ii) decode AVC
Video that was encoded by a consumer engaged in
a personal and non-commercial activity and/or was
obtained from a video provider licensed to provide AVC
Video. No license is granted or shall be implied for any
other use.
Additional information may be obtained from MPEG LA,
See http://www.mpegla.com.
Safety Precautions
To help avoid risk of electrical shock, fire, damage or
injury, please follow the warnings and cautions below:
● Insert the mains plug fully into the mains socket.
● To turn Off the apparatus completely, you must pull
the mains plug out of the mains socket.
Consequently, the mains plug should be easily
accessible at all times.
● Disconnect the mains plug when cleaning the TV.
● Do not touch the mains plug with wet
If you detect anything unusual,
immediately switch off the mains
supply switch and remove the
mains plug.
● Do not damage the mains lead.
• Do not place a heavy
object on the lead.
■ Mains plug and lead
• Do not place the lead near
a high temperature object.
This TV is supplied with a moulded 3-pin mains plug
for your safety and convenience.
A 5 amp fuse is fitted in this mains plug. Shall the
fuse need to be replaced, please ensure that the
replacement fuse has a 5 amp rating and that it is
approved by ASTA or BSI to BS1362.
Check for the ASTA mark
or the BSI mark
the fuse body.
Hold onto the mains plug
body when disconnecting
the plug.
• Do not move the TV with the lead plugged into a
mains socket.
• Do not twist the lead, bend it excessively or stretch
• Do not use a damaged mains plug or mains
• Ensure the TV does not crush the mains lead.
If the mains plug contains a removable fuse cover,
you must ensure that it is refitted when the fuse is
● Do not use any mains lead other than that provided
with this TV.
If you lose the fuse cover, the mains plug must not be
used until a replacement cover is obtained.
■ Take care
A replacement fuse cover may be purchased from
your local dealer.
Do not cut off the mains plug.
Do not use any other type of mains lead except the
one supplied with this TV.
The supplied mains lead and moulded plug are
designed to be used with this TV to avoid interference
and for your safety.
If the mains socket in your home is not suitable, get it
changed by a qualified electrician.
If the plug or mains lead becomes damaged,
purchase a replacement from an authorised dealer.
How to replace the fuse:
For plug type shown in example 1
Lift out the removable fuse cover
with a screwdriver and replace the
fuse, then refit it securely into the
mains plug.
For plug type shown in example 2
Lift open the fuse cover in the mains
plug with a screwdriver and replace
the fuse, then press the fuse cover
down securely.
● This TV is designed to operate on AC
50 / 60 Hz.
• Do not pull on the lead.
Example 1
Example 2
220-240 V,
● Do not remove covers and never
modify the TV yourself as live
parts are accessible and risk
of electric shock when they are
removed. There are no user
serviceable parts inside.
● Do not expose the TV to rain
or excessive moisture. This
TV must not be exposed to
dripping or splashing water
and objects filled with liquid,
such as vases, must not be
placed on top of or above
the TV.
● Do not insert foreign objects into the TV through the
air vents.
● If the TV is used in an area where insects may easily
enter the TV.
It is possible for insects to enter the TV, such as small
flies, spiders, ants, etc. which may cause damage to
the TV or become trapped in an area visible on the
TV, e.g. within the screen.
● If the TV is used in an environment where there is
dust or smoke.
It is possible for dust/smoke particles to enter the TV
through the air vents during normal operation which
can become trapped inside the unit. This may cause
overheating, malfunction, deterioration in picture
quality, etc.
● Do not use an unapproved pedestal / mounting
equipment. Be sure to ask your local Panasonic
dealer to perform the setup or installation of approved
wall-hanging brackets.
● Do not apply any strong force or impact to the display
● Ensure that children do not climb on the TV.
● Do not place the TV on
sloping or unstable surfaces,
and ensure that the TV does
not hang over the edge of
the base.
Never place a TV in an unstable location. A TV
may fall, causing serious personal injury or death.
Many injuries, particularly to children, can be
avoided by taking simple precautions such as:
• Using cabinets or stands recommended by the
manufacturer of the TV.
• Only using furniture that can safely support the
• Ensuring the TV is not overhanging the edge of
the supporting furniture.
• Not placing the TV on tall furniture (for example,
cupboards or bookcases) without anchoring
both the furniture and the TV to a suitable
• Not placing the TV on cloth or other materials
that may be located between the TV and
supporting furniture.
• Educating children about the dangers of
climbing on furniture to reach the TV or its
If your existing TV is being retained and relocated,
the same considerations as above should be
● This TV is designed for table-top use.
● Do not expose the TV to
direct sunlight and other
sources of heat.
To prevent the
spread of fire, keep
candles or other
open flames away
from this product at
all times
■ Suffocation / Choking Hazard
● The packaging of this product may cause suffocation,
and some of the parts are small and may present a
choking hazard to young children. Keep these parts
out of reach of young children.
■ Pedestal
● Do not disassemble or modify the pedestal.
● Do not use any pedestal other than the one provided
with this TV.
● Do not use the pedestal if it becomes warped or
physically damaged. If this occurs, contact your
nearest Panasonic dealer immediately.
● During setup, make sure that all screws are securely
● Ensure that the TV does not suffer any impact during
installation of the pedestal.
● Ensure that children do not climb onto the pedestal.
● Install or remove the TV from the pedestal with at
least two people.
● Install or remove the TV according to the specified
■ Radio waves
● Do not use the TV in any medical institutions or
locations with medical equipment. Radio waves may
interfere with the medical equipment and may cause
accidents due to malfunction.
● Do not use the TV near any automatic control
equipment such as automatic doors or fire alarms.
Radio waves may interfere with the automatic
control equipment and may cause accidents due to
● Keep at least 15 cm away from the TV if you have a
cardiac pacemaker. Radio waves may interfere with
the operation of the pacemaker.
● Do not disassemble or alter the TV in any way.
■ Built-in wireless LAN
● Do not use the built-in wireless LAN to connect to any
wireless network (SSID*) for which you do not have
usage rights. Such networks may be listed as a result
of searches. However, using them may be regarded
as illegal access.
*SSID is a name for identifying a particular wireless
network for transmission.
● Do not subject the built-in wireless LAN to high
temperatures, direct sunlight or moisture.
● Data transmitted and received over radio waves may
be intercepted and monitored.
● The built-in wireless LAN uses 2.4 GHz and 5 GHz
frequency bands. To avoid malfunctions or slow
response caused by radio wave interference when
using the built-in wireless LAN, keep the TV away
from other devices that use 2.4 GHz and
5 GHz signals such as other wireless LAN devices,
microwave ovens, and mobile phones.
● When problems occur due to static electricity, etc., the
TV might stop operating to protect itself. In this case,
turn the TV off at the Mains power On / Off switch,
then turn it back on.
■ Battery for the Remote Control
■ Ventilation
● Do not burn or break up batteries.
● Do not expose batteries to excessive heat such as
sunshine, fire or the like.
● Make sure you dispose of batteries correctly.
Allow sufficient space (at least 10 cm) around the TV in
order to help prevent excessive heat, which could lead
to early failure of some electronic components.
● Remove the battery from the unit when not using for
a prolonged period of time to prevent battery leakage,
corrosion and explosion.
Declaration of Conformity (DoC)
● Ventilation should not be
impeded by covering the
ventilation openings with
items such as newspapers,
tablecloths and curtains.
● Whether you are using a pedestal or not, always
ensure the vents at the bottom of the TV are not
blocked and there is sufficient space to enable
adequate ventilation.
■ Moving the TV
Before moving the TV, disconnect all cables.
● At least two people are required to move the TV.
■ When not in use for a long time
This TV will still consume some power even in the Off
mode, as long as the mains plug is still connected to a
live mains socket.
● Remove the mains plug from the wall socket when
the TV is not in use for a prolonged period of time.
■ Excessive volume
● Do not expose your ears to
excessive volume from the
headphones. Irreversible
damage can be caused.
● If you hear a drumming noise in your ears, turn down
the volume or temporarily stop using the headphones.
● Do not mix old and new batteries.
● Do not mix different battery types (such as alkaline
and manganese batteries).
● Do not use rechargeable batteries (Ni-Cd, etc.).
● Incorrect installation may cause battery leakage,
corrosion and explosion.
● Replace only with the same or equivalent type.
“Hereby, Panasonic Corporation declares that this TV is
in compliance with the essential requirements and other
relevant provisions of the Directive 2014/53/EU.”
If you want to get a copy of the original DoC of this TV,
please visit the following website:
Authorized Representative:
Panasonic Testing Centre
Panasonic Marketing Europe GmbH
Winsbergring 15, D-22525 Hamburg, Germany
5.15 – 5.35 GHz band of wireless LAN is
restricted to indoor operation only in the
following countries.
Ireland, United Kingdom
Maximum radio-frequency power transmitted in the
frequency bands
Type of wireless
Frequency band
Maximum EIRP
2 412-2 472 MHz 20 dBm
Wireless LAN
5 150-5 250 MHz 23 dBm
5 250-5 350 MHz 23 dBm
5 470-5 725 MHz 23 dBm
Batteries (2)
● R6
(p. 15)
Standard accessories
Operating Instructions
Remote Control
Production Registration Leaflet
(p. 14)
● N2QAYB001109
● Accessories may not be placed all together. Take care
not to throw them away unintentionally.
24-inch model
(p. 8)
32-inch model
40-inch model
49-inch model
Mains lead
24-inch model
(p. 10)
32-inch model
49-inch model
40-inch model
Assembling / Removing the pedestal
24-inch model
Assembly screw (2)
M4 × 12
■ Assembling the pedestal
■ Preparations
Take out the pedestal and the TV from the packing case
and put the TV onto a work table with the screen panel
down on the clean and soft cloth (blanket, etc.).
● Use a flat and firm table bigger than the TV.
● Do not hold the screen panel part.
● Make sure not to scratch or break the TV.
■ Assembling the pedestal
32-inch model
Assembly screw (3)
M3 × 14
Assembly screw (4)
M4 × 15
40-inch model
49-inch model
Assembly screw (4)
M5 × 15
Assembly screw (4)
M4 × 12
Bracket (2)
40-inch model
49-inch model
■ Assembling the pedestal
Removing the pedestal from the TV
Be sure to remove the pedestal in the following way
when using the wall-hanging bracket or repacking the
24-inch model
1 Remove the assembly screws
from the TV.
2 Pull out the pedestal from the TV.
32-inch model
1 Put the TV onto a work table with the screen panel
down on the clean and soft cloth.
2 Remove the assembly screws
from the TV.
3 Pull out the pedestal from the TV.
4 Remove the assembly screws
40-inch model
from the bracket.
49-inch model
1 Remove the assembly screws
from the TV.
2 Pull out the pedestal from the TV.
3 Remove the assembly screws
from the bracket.
8 ETHERNET terminal
(p. 11)
Basic connections
● External equipment and cables shown are not
supplied with this TV.
● Please ensure that the unit is disconnected from the
mains socket before attaching or disconnecting any
● Check the terminal type and cable plugs are correct
for connection.
● Use a fully wired HDMI compliant cable.
● Keep the TV away from electronic equipment (video
equipment, etc.) or equipment with an infrared sensor,
otherwise distortion of image / sound may occur or
operation of other equipment may be affected.
● Please also read the manual of the equipment being
■ Mains lead
AC 220-240 V
50 / 60 Hz
Mains lead
Insert the mains plug firmly into place.
24-inch model
32-inch model
40-inch model
49-inch model
● When disconnecting the mains lead, be absolutely
sure to disconnect the mains plug from the mains
socket first.
■ Aerial
RF cable
1 CI slot
(p. 12)
2 Headphone jack
(p. 12)
3 USB 1 - 2 port
5 HDMI1 - 2
(p. 11, 12)
6 Terrestrial terminal
(p. 10)
(p. 12)
Terrestrial aerial
● For DVB, Analogue
AV devices
■ DVD Recorder / Blu-ray Recorder, etc.
A broadband network environment is required to be able
to use internet services.
● If you do not have any broadband network services,
please consult your retailer for assistance.
● Prepare the internet environment for wired connection
or wireless connection.
● Setup of the network connection will start when first
using the TV.
(p. 16)
■ Wired connection
Internet environment
RF cable
HDMI cable
DVD Recorder / Blu-ray Recorder, etc.
Terrestrial aerial
■ Satellite receiver
LAN cable (Shielded)
● Use Shielded Twist Pair (STP) LAN cable.
■ Wireless connection
Built-in wireless LAN
Access point
HDMI cable
RF cable
Satellite receiver
Terrestrial aerial
Other connections
■ DVD Player
(COMPONENT equipment)
■ Amplifier (listening with external speakers)
● Use HDMI2 to connect the TV to an amplifier which
has ARC (Audio Return Channel) function.
If connecting to an amplifier without ARC function,
● To enjoy multi-channel sound from external
equipment (e.g. Dolby Digital 5.1ch), connect the
equipment to the amplifier. For information about the
connections, read the manuals of the equipment and
DVD Player
■ Camcorder / Game equipment
(VIDEO equipment)
HDMI cable
Amplifier with speaker system
External equipment (DVD Player, etc.)
■ Headphones
● For information about the volume settings, refer to
[eHELP] (Search by Purpose > Settings > Sound).
Camcorder / Game equipment
(M3 stereo mini plug)
■ Common Interface
● Turn the TV off with Mains Power On / Off switch
whenever inserting or removing the CI module.
● If a smart card and a CI module come as a set, first
insert the CI module, then insert the smart card into
the CI module.
● Insert or remove the CI module completely in the
correct direction as shown.
● Normally encrypted channels will appear. (Viewable
channels and their features depend on the CI
If encrypted channels do not appear
[Common Interface] in the Setup Menu
● There might be some CI modules in the market
with older firmware versions that do not work fully
interoperable with this new CI+ v1.3 TV. In this case,
please contact your content provider.
● For details, refer to [eHELP] (Search by Purpose >
Functions > Common Interface), read the manual of
the CI module, or check with the content provider.
CI module
■ USB HDD (for recording)
● Use USB 2 port for connecting the USB HDD.
● For details, refer to [eHELP] (Search by Purpose >
■ VIERA Link
● Use HDMI1 - 2 for VIERA Link connection.
● For details, refer to [eHELP] (Search by Purpose >
Functions > VIERA Link “HDAVI Control™”).
Identifying Controls
7 OK
● Confirms selections and choices.
● Press after selecting channel positions to quickly
change channel.
Remote Control
8 [Option Menu]
● Easy optional setting for viewing, sound, etc.
9 Coloured buttons
● Used for the selection, navigation and operation of
various functions.
10 Volume Up / Down
11 Numeric buttons
● Changes channel and teletext pages.
● Sets characters.
● When in Standby mode, switches TV on.
12 [eHELP]
● Displays [eHELP] (Built-in Operating Instructions).
13 Input mode selection
● TV - switches to DVB / Analogue mode.
● AV - switches to AV input mode from Input
Selection list.
● Displays [APPS List] (applications list).
15 Subtitles
● Displays subtitles.
16 Exit
● Returns to [Home Screen].
● Displays [Home Screen].
● For details, refer to [eHELP] (Search by Purpose >
Read first > Features).
18 TV Guide
● Displays Electronic Programme Guide.
19 Cursor buttons
● Makes selections and adjustments.
20 Return
● Returns to the previous menu / page.
1 [
]: Standby On / Off switch
2 Aspect
● Changes aspect ratio.
3 [Main Menu]
● Press to access Picture, Sound, Network, Timer,
Setup and Help Menus, etc.
4 Text service button
5 Information
● Displays channel and programme information.
6 Netflix
● Accesses NETFLIX service directly.
● A broadband network environment is required in
order to fully use this function.
● This service may be stopped or changed without
21 Channel Up / Down
22 Sound Mute On / Off
23 Last view
● Switches to previously viewed channel or input
24 Operations for contents, connected equipment,
■ Installing / Removing batteries
Pull open
Indicator / Control panel
● When pressing 4, 5, 6 buttons, the control panel
guide appears on the right side of the screen for
3 seconds to highlight which button has been
Note the correct
polarity (+ or -)
2 3
Rear side of the TV
1 Remote control signal receiver
● Do not place any objects between the TV remote
control signal receiver and remote control.
2 Ambient sensor
● Senses brightness to adjust picture quality when
[Ambient Sensor] in the Picture Menu is set to
3 Power LED
Standby with some functions (recording, etc.)
● The LED blinks when the TV receives a command
from the remote control.
4 Input mode selection
● Press repeatedly until you reach the desired mode.
[Main Menu]
● Press and hold for about 3 seconds to display main
OK (when in the menu system)
5 Channel Up / Down
● Cursor Up / Down (when in the menu system)
6 Volume Up / Down
● Cursor Left / Right (when in the menu system)
7 Mains power On / Off switch
● Use to switch the mains power.
● To turn Off the apparatus completely, you must pull
the mains plug out of the mains socket.
● [
]: Standby / On
First time Auto Setup
When the TV is turned on for the first time, it will
automatically search for available TV channels and give
options to set up the TV.
● These steps are not necessary if the setup has been
completed by your local dealer.
● Please complete connections (p. 10 - 13) and settings
(if necessary) of the connected equipment before
starting Auto Setup. For information about the settings
for the connected equipment, read the manual of the
Example: [Home Screen Selection]
Example: [TV Home Screen]
Plug the TV into a live mains socket
and turn the power on
● Takes a few seconds to be displayed.
Auto Setup is now complete and the
TV is ready for viewing.
If tuning has failed check the RF cable, and the network
connection, and then follow the on-screen instructions.
Select the following items
Set up each item by following the on-screen instructions.
Please select your viewing environment.
■ How to use the remote control
Move the cursor
Access the item / store the setting
Return to the previous item (if available)
Select [Home]
Select [Home] for use in a home viewing environment.
● [Shop] is for shop display.
● To change the viewing environment later on, the set
will need to have all settings initialised by accessing
Shipping Condition.
Set up the network connection
Select your country
Select your region
Select the type of [Home Screen]
● The demonstration to explain how to use [my Home
Screen] is displayed. Confirm the demonstration by
following the on-screen instructions, and then select
the desired [Home Screen].
● The TV goes into Standby mode when no operation
is performed for 4 hours if [Auto Standby] in the Timer
Menu is set to [On].
● The TV goes into Standby mode when no signal is
received and no operation is performed for
10 minutes if [No signal Power off] in the Timer Menu
is set to [On].
● To retune all channels
[Auto Setup] in [Tuning Menu] (Setup Menu)
● To add the available TV signal mode later
[Add TV Signal] in [Tuning Menu] (Setup Menu)
● To initialise all settings
[Shipping Condition] in [System Menu] (Setup
Watching TV
Turn power on
Select the TV viewer from [Home
(Remote Control)
● Mains power On / Off switch should be on.
(p. 15)
The last viewed [Home Screen] is displayed.
Example: [TV Home Screen]
Select the mode
● Selectable modes vary depending on the channels
Select a channel
Example: Selected content screen
● DVB channel position begins from number 1 upward.
Analogue channel position numbers are in the 0 - 99
To access each feature
Access [APPS List] and select a feature
● To return to [Home Screen] at any time
● The [Home Screen] can be set up to display desired
information, to access specific features easily, to
select the default [Home Screen], etc. For details,
follow the on-screen instructions or refer to [eHELP]
(Search by Purpose > Home Screen > my Home
Example: [APPS List]
● APPS is the applications (features) of the TV.
● For operations of each feature and the setup of
[APPS List], follow the on-screen instructions or refer
to [eHELP] (Search by Purpose > Home Screen >
APPS List).
How to Use eHELP
[eHELP] is the detailed operating instructions built into
the TV, and gives a more detailed explanation for a
better understanding of the operation of each feature.
● To scroll the description (if more than 1 page)
While the description is highlighted
● To open the reference screen (
Display [eHELP]
● To display the menu related to the description (only
for some descriptions)
● To check the features of this TV
● If the [eHELP] has been accessed previously since
the TV was turned on, the confirmation screen is
displayed to select whether to go to the [First page] or
to the [Last viewed page].
Select the menu
● To access [How to use]
[Keyword Search]:
Search the content of eHELP in the keyword.
[Search by Purpose]:
Search the content of eHELP for each item.
Access the support information (FAQs, etc.).
Select the item
● To return to the previous screen / field
Search by Purpose > Read first > Features
Before requesting service or assistance, please follow
these simple guides to solve the problem.
● For details, refer to [eHELP] (Support > FAQs).
The TV does not switch on
● Check the mains lead is plugged into the TV and the
mains socket.
● The fuse in the mains plug may have blown. Replace
it with one of an identical rating. (p. 4)
The TV goes into Standby mode
● Auto power standby function is activated.
The remote control does not work or is intermittent
● Are the batteries installed correctly?
(p. 15)
● Has the TV been switched on?
● The batteries may be running low. Replace them with
new ones.
● Point the remote control directly at the TV’s remote
control signal receiver (within about 7 m and a
30 degree angle of the signal receiver).
● Situate the TV away from sunshine or other sources
of bright light so they do not shine on the TV’s remote
control signal receiver.
When pushed with a finger, the display panel moves
slightly and makes a noise
● There is a little gap around the panel to prevent
damage to the panel. This is not a malfunction.
Check you can get Freeview HD in your area
by visiting www.freeview.co.uk
To get the most up to date service from Freeview it is
important for Freeview customers to retune from time
to time.
How do I re-tune my Freeview TV ?
This is a quick reference. If you have any problems,
check the Operating Instructions or ask a friend or
family member to show you how. Alternatively, go
to your local electrical retailer, contact your local
Panasonic dealer or visit freeview.co.uk/retune
Re-tuning only takes a few minutes, just follow the
steps below:
1. Press the TV button to select DVB mode.
2. Press the MENU button to open the main menu.
3. [Setup] [DVB Tuning Menu] [Auto Setup]
Please note: most digital TV recorders will keep your
original recordings after running a re-tune but you will
need to reset any future recordings.
No image is displayed
● Check the TV is turned on.
● Check the mains lead is plugged into the TV and the
mains socket.
● Check the correct input mode is selected.
● Check the setting of [AV] ([COMPONENT] / [VIDEO])
in [Input Selection] to match the signal being output
by the external equipment.
● Is [Backlight], [Contrast], [Brightness] or [Colour] in
the Picture Menu set to the minimum?
● Check all required cables and connections are firmly
in place.
An unusual image is displayed
● This TV has a built-in Self Test. Makes a diagnosis of
picture or sound problems.
[TV Self Test] (Help Menu)
● Turn the TV off with Mains power On / Off switch,
then turn it on again.
● If the problem persists, initialise all settings.
[Shipping Condition] in [System Menu] (Setup
Parts of the TV become hot
● Parts of the TV may become hot. These temperature
rises do not pose any problems in terms of
performance or quality.
First, remove the mains plug from the
mains socket.
■ TV
Display panel, Cabinet, Pedestal
Regular care:
Gently wipe the surface of the display panel, cabinet,
or pedestal by using a soft cloth to remove dirt or
For stubborn dirt:
(1) First clean the dust from the surface.
(2) Dampen a soft cloth with clean water or diluted
neutral detergent (1 part detergent to 100 parts
(3) Wring out the cloth firmly. (Please note, do not let
liquid enter the TV inside as it may lead to product
(4) Carefully wipe moisten and wipe away the stubborn
(5) Finally, wipe away all the moisture.
● Do not use a hard cloth or rub the surface too hard,
otherwise this may cause scratches on the surface.
● Take care not to subject the surfaces to insect
repellent, solvent, thinner or other volatile substances.
This may degrade surface quality or cause peeling of
the paint.
● The surface of the display panel is specially treated
and may be easily damaged. Take care not to tap or
scratch the surface with your fingernail or other hard
● Do not allow the cabinet and pedestal to make
contact with a rubber or PVC substance for a long
time. This may degrade surface quality.
Model No.
24-inch model : TX-24ES500B
32-inch model : TX-32ES500B
40-inch model : TX-40ES500B
49-inch model : TX-49ES500B
Dimensions (W × H × D)
24-inch model
562 mm × 409 mm × 180 mm (With Pedestal)
562 mm × 344 mm × 62 mm (TV only)
32-inch model
733 mm × 474 mm × 148 mm (With Pedestal)
733 mm × 437 mm × 71 mm (TV only)
40-inch model
902 mm × 561 mm × 202 mm (With Pedestal)
902 mm × 521 mm × 90 mm (TV only)
49-inch model
1 106 mm × 689 mm × 202 mm (With Pedestal)
1 106 mm × 644 mm × 82 mm (TV only)
24-inch model
5.0 kg Net (With Pedestal)
4.0 kg Net (TV only)
32-inch model
6.5 kg Net (With Pedestal)
6.0 kg Net (TV only)
40-inch model
9.5 kg Net (With Pedestal)
Mains plug
Wipe the mains plug with a dry cloth at regular intervals.
Moisture and dust may cause fire or electrical shock.
8.0 kg Net (TV only)
49-inch model
14.5 kg Net (With Pedestal)
13.0 kg Net (TV only)
Power source
AC 220-240 V, 50 / 60 Hz
LED LCD panel
Speaker output
24-inch model
6 W (3 W + 3 W)
32-inch model
40-inch model
49-inch model
20 W (10 W + 10 W)
M3 (3.5 mm) stereo mini Jack × 1
Connection terminals
Playback from M.NTSC Video recorders (VCR)
RCA PIN Type × 1
1.0 V[p-p] (75 )
RCA PIN Type × 2
0.5 V[rms]
1.0 V[p-p] (including synchronisation)
±0.35 V[p-p]
NTSC (AV input only)
Playback from NTSC Video recorders (VCR)
Aerial input
Operating conditions
HDMI 1 / 2 input
TYPE A Connectors
Content Type
Content Type, Audio Return Channel
● This TV supports “HDAVI Control 5” function.
0 °C - 35 °C
20 % - 80 % RH (non-condensing)
Built-in wireless LAN
Standard compliance and Frequency range*
5.180 GHz - 5.320 GHz, 5.500 GHz - 5.580 GHz,
5.660 GHz - 5.700 GHz
Card slot
Common Interface slot (complies with CI Plus) × 1
2.412 GHz - 2.472 GHz
RJ45, IEEE802.3 10BASE-T / 100BASE-TX
USB 1 / 2
WEP (64 bit/128 bit)
5 V, Max. 500 mA [Hi-Speed USB (USB
PCM / Dolby Digital, Fibre optic
Receiving systems / Band name
DVB-T / T2
Digital terrestrial services
*: The frequency and channel differ depending on the
● Design and Specifications are subject to change
without notice. Mass and Dimensions shown are
● For information about the power consumption, display
resolution, etc., refer to Product fiche.
● For information about the open source software, refer
to [eHELP] (Search by Purpose > Read first >
Before use > Licence).
UHF E21 - 68
CATV S1 - S20
UHF E21 - E69
CATV S21 - S41 (Hyperband)
PAL 525/60
Playback of NTSC tape from some PAL Video
recorders (VCR) or NTSC disc playback from DVD
player and recorder
■ When using the wall-hanging bracket
Please contact your local Panasonic dealer to purchase
the recommended wall-hanging bracket.
40-inch model
49-inch model
● Holes for wall-hanging bracket installation
Rear of the TV
40-inch model
24-inch model
a: 200 mm
● Holes for wall-hanging bracket installation
Rear of the TV
b: 200 mm
49-inch model
a: 400 mm
100 mm
b: 200 mm
100 mm
(View from the side)
Depth of screw
40-inch model
minimum: 8 mm
(View from the side)
Depth of screw
maximum: 11 mm
minimum: 6 mm
49-inch model
maximum: 9 mm
minimum: 10 mm
Diameter: M4
maximum: 19 mm
Diameter: M6
Screw for fixing the TV onto the
wall-hanging bracket (not supplied with
the TV)
Screw for fixing the TV onto the
wall-hanging bracket (not supplied with
the TV)
32-inch model
● Holes for wall-hanging bracket installation
Rear of the TV
200 mm
200 mm
(View from the side)
Depth of screw
minimum: 9 mm
maximum: 14 mm
Diameter: M4
Screw for fixing the TV onto the
wall-hanging bracket (not supplied with
the TV)
● Using other wall-hanging brackets, or installing a wallhanging bracket by yourself have the risk of personal
injury and product damage. In order to maintain the
unit’s performance and safety, be absolutely sure to
ask your dealer or a licensed contractor to secure
the wall-hanging brackets. Any damage caused by
installing without a qualified installer will void your
● Carefully read the instructions accompanying optional
accessories, and be absolutely sure to take steps to
prevent the TV from falling off.
● Handle the TV carefully during installation since
subjecting it to impact or other forces may cause
product damage.
● Take care when fixing wall brackets to the wall.
Always ensure that there are no electrical cables or
pipes in the wall before hanging bracket.
● To prevent fall and injury, remove the TV from its fixed
wall position when it is no longer in use.
Disposal of Old Equipment and Batteries
Only for European Union and countries with recycling systems
These symbols on the products, packaging, and/or accompanying documents mean that
used electrical and electronic products and batteries must not be mixed with general
household waste.
For proper treatment, recovery and recycling of old products and used batteries, please
take them to applicable collection points in accordance with your national legislation.
By disposing of them correctly, you will help to save valuable resources and prevent any
potential negative effects on human health and the environment.
For more information about collection and recycling, please contact your local
Penalties may be applicable for incorrect disposal of this waste, in accordance with
national legislation.
Note for the battery symbol (bottom symbol):
This symbol might be used in combination with a chemical symbol. In this case it
complies with the requirement set by the Directive for the chemical involved.
Sales and Support Information
Customer Communications Centre
• For customers within the UK: 0344 844 3899
• For customers within Ireland: 01289 8333
• Monday − Friday 9:00am − 5:00pm, (Excluding public holidays).
• For further support on your product, please visit our website: www.panasonic.co.uk
Direct Sales at Panasonic UK
• Order accessory and consumable items for your product with ease and confidence by phoning our Customer
Communications Centre Monday − Friday 9:00am − 5:00pm, (Excluding public holidays).
• Or go on line through our Internet Accessory ordering application at www.pas-europe.com.
• Most major credit and debit cards accepted.
• All enquiries transactions and distribution facilities are provided directly by Panasonic UK.
• It couldn’t be simpler!
• Also available through our Internet is direct shopping for a wide range of finished products. Take a browse on
our website for further details.
Customer’s Record
The model number and serial number of this product may be found on its rear panel. You should note this serial
number in the space provided below and retain this book, plus your purchase receipt, as a permanent record of
your purchase to aid in identification in the event of theft or loss, and for Warranty Service purposes.
Model Number
Serial Number
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