Model No.
English
TX-40DX700B
TX-50DX700B
TX-58DX700B
Operating Instructions
LED TV
For more detailed instructions, please refer to
[eHELP] (Built-in Operating Instructions).
● How to use [eHELP]
(p. 19)
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.
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● For information about the trademarks, refer to
[eHELP] (Support > Licence).
The illustration for TX-50DX700B is used in this
manual unless otherwise mentioned.
Illustrations shown may be different depending on
the model.
Contents
Be Sure to Read
Important Notice�������������������������������������������������� 3
Safety Precautions����������������������������������������������� 3
Quick Start Guide
Accessories�������������������������������������������������������� 6
Connections�������������������������������������������������������11
Identifying Controls����������������������������������������������16
First time Auto Setup��������������������������������������������18
Using your VIERA
Watching TV������������������������������������������������������19
How to Use eHELP����������������������������������������������19
Others
FAQs����������������������������������������������������������������20
Maintenance������������������������������������������������������21
Specifications�����������������������������������������������������21
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Important Notice
Notice for DVB / Data broadcasting /
IPTV functions
This TV is designed to meet the standards (as of August,
2015) 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.
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,
LLC.
Safety Precautions
To help avoid risk of electrical shock, fire, damage or
injury, please follow the warnings and cautions below:
■■Mains plug and lead
Warning
If you detect anything unusual,
immediately switch off the mains
supply switch and remove the
mains plug.
IMPORTANT:
THE MOULDED MAINS PLUG
FOR YOUR SAFETY, PLEASE READ THE
FOLLOWING TEXT CAREFULLY.
This TV is supplied with a moulded 3-pin mains plug
for your safety and convenience.
A 10 amp fuse is fitted in this mains plug. Shall the
fuse need to be replaced, please ensure that the
replacement fuse has a 10 amp rating and that it is
approved by ASTA or BSI to BS1362.
or the BSI mark
on
Check for the ASTA mark
the fuse body.
If the mains plug contains a removable fuse cover,
you must ensure that it is refitted when the fuse is
replaced.
If you lose the fuse cover, the mains plug must not be
used until a replacement cover is obtained.
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.
See http://www.mpegla.com.
If the plug or mains lead becomes damaged,
purchase a replacement from an authorised dealer.
Transport only in upright position.
How to replace the fuse:
For plug type shown in example 1
This mark shows that the construction of the product is
double-insulated.
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.
Example 1
Example 2
This mark indicates the product operates under AC
voltage.
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● This TV is designed to operate on AC
220-240 V,
50 / 60 Hz.
● 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
hands.
● Do not damage the mains lead.
•• Do not place a heavy
object on the lead.
•• Do not place the lead near
a high temperature object.
•• Do not pull on the lead.
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
it.
•• Do not use a damaged mains plug or mains
socket.
•• Ensure the TV does not crush the mains lead.
■■Take care
Warning
● 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.
● 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
panel.
● Ensure that children do not climb on the TV.
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● Do not place the TV on
sloping or unstable surfaces,
and ensure that the TV does
not hang over the edge of
the base.
Warning
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
TV.
•• 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
support.
•• 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
controls.
If your existing TV is being retained and relocated,
the same considerations as above should be
applied.
● 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
Warning
● 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
Warning
● Do not disassemble or modify the pedestal.
Caution
● 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
tightened.
● 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
procedure.
■■Radio waves
Warning
● 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
malfunction.
● 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.
then turn it back on.
■■Ventilation
Caution
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.
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10
10
10
(cm)
● 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
Caution
Before moving the TV, disconnect all cables.
● At least two people are required to move the TV.
Support the TV as shown below to prevent injury that
may be caused by the tipping or falling of TV.
■■Built-in wireless LAN
Caution
● 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,
■■When not in use for a long time
Caution
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
Caution
● 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.
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■■Battery for the Remote Control
Caution
● Incorrect installation may cause battery leakage,
corrosion and explosion.
● Replace only with the same or equivalent type.
● 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.).
Accessories
Standard accessories
Remote Control
(p. 16)
● N2QAYB001010
● 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.
● Remove the battery from the unit when not using for
a prolonged period of time to prevent battery leakage,
corrosion and explosion.
Pedestal
(p. 7)
LED TV
Cable tie (2)
The CE mark may be found on the model name plate
located on the rear panel (when the cable cover is
removed.).
Declaration of Conformity (DoC)
“Hereby, Panasonic Corporation declares that this TV is
in compliance with the essential requirements and other
relevant provisions of the Directive 1999/5/EC.”
If you want to get a copy of the original DoC of this TV,
please visit the following website:
http://www.ptc.panasonic.eu/doc
Authorized Representative:
Panasonic Testing Centre
Panasonic Marketing Europe GmbH
Winsbergring 11, D-22525 Hamburg, Germany
This TV is intended to be used in the following countries.
Ireland, United Kingdom
The wireless LAN feature of this TV shall exclusively be
used inside buildings.
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(p. 14)
Batteries (2)
● R6
(p. 17)
Operating Instructions
Production Registration Leaflet
● Accessories may not be placed all together. Take care
not to throw them away unintentionally.
Assembling / Removing the pedestal
Assembly screw (4)
M5 × 14
Assembly screw (4)
M4 × 12
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
40-inch model
Bracket
● Only 1 method can be selected to assemble the
pedestal.
50-inch model
58-inch model
● Select a method to assemble the pedestal from the
following 2 styles.
● Do not assemble the pedestal by any method other
than those specified below.
Bracket
Base
1
Base
2
Cover (2)
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40-inch model
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D
F
A
C
E
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B
3
G
50-inch model
58-inch model
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■■<Style1>
1
A
D
F
B
A
C
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50-inch model
58-inch model
3
■■<Style2>
1
A
A
C
D
E
B
G
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F
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
TV.
1Put the TV onto a work table with the screen panel
down on the clean and soft cloth.
2Pull out the cover.
3Remove the assembly screws
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from the TV.
4Pull out the pedestal from the TV.
5Remove the assembly screws
from the bracket.
Connections
Terminals
1
● 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
cables.
● Check the terminal type and cable plugs are correct
for connection.
● Use a fully wired HDMI compliant cable.
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3
● 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
connected.
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5
6
Removing the cable cover / terminal
cover from the TV
● Be sure to remove the cable cover / terminal cover
before connecting or disconnecting cables.
● When the connections are completed, attach the
cable cover / terminal cover. (p. 15)
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1Model name plate
2CI slot
(p. 14)
3Headphone jack
4HDMI1 - 3
(p. 13)
(p. 12, 13)
5USB 1 port
6Terrestrial terminal
Cable cover
(p. 12)
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AV (COMPONENT / VIDEO)
8
ETHERNET terminal
(p. 13)
(p. 12)
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DIGITAL AUDIO
10USB 2 - 3 port
● To watch content in 4K format, use HDMI terminal.
(p. 13)
Terminal cover
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■■Satellite receiver
Basic connections
TV
■■Mains lead
AC 220-240 V
50 / 60 Hz
Mains lead
■■Aerial
TV
HDMI cable
RF cable
Satellite receiver
Terrestrial aerial
Network
RF cable
Terrestrial aerial
● For DVB, Analogue
AV devices
■■DVD Recorder / VCR
TV
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. 18)
■■Wired connection
TV
Internet environment
LAN cable (Shielded)
● Use Shielded Twist Pair (STP) LAN cable.
■■Wireless connection
Internet
environment
HDMI cable
RF cable
DVD Recorder / VCR
Terrestrial aerial
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Built-in wireless LAN
Access point
Connections for 4K compatible
equipment
■■Camcorder / Game equipment
(VIDEO equipment)
TV
TV
(Viewing)
(Listening)
HDMI cable
4K compatible equipment
● Connect the 4K compatible equipment to HDMI
terminal using a 4K compatible cable and you can
watch content in 4K format.
● The valid 4K format varies depending on the HDMI
terminal. For information about the valid format, refer
to [eHELP] (Watching > 4K resolution > Valid 4K
format).
■■[HDMI Auto Setting] (Setup Menu)
Reproduces the image more precisely with the
expanded colour gamut when connecting the 4K
compatible equipment. Select the mode depending on
the equipment.
[Mode1]:
For better compatibility. Set to [Mode1] when the
image or sound in HDMI input is not played properly.
[Mode2]:
For the 4K compatible equipment that has the
function to output the image precisely with the
expanded colour gamut
Camcorder / Game 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,
use DIGITAL AUDIO.
● 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
amplifier.
TV
● To change the mode
1.Select the HDMI input mode connected to the
equipment.
2.Display the menu and select [HDMI Auto Setting]
(Setup Menu).
● For information about the valid format, refer to
[eHELP] (Watching > 4K resolution > HDMI Auto
Setting).
HDMI cable
Other connections
Amplifier with speaker system
■■DVD Player
External equipment (DVD Player, etc.)
■■Headphones
(COMPONENT equipment)
TV
● For information about the volume settings, refer to
[eHELP] (Settings > Sound).
(Viewing)
(Listening)
TV
(M3 stereo mini plug)
DVD Player
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■■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
module.)
Cable arrangement
Fix the cables using the cable tie, and then attach the
cable cover / terminal cover to the TV.
■■Fixing the cables using the cable tie
40-inch model
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] (Functions > Common
Interface), read the manual of the CI module, or
check with the content provider.
50-inch model
58-inch model
TV
Attach the cable tie
Insert the cable tie in a hole
Hole
CI module
■■USB HDD (for recording)
● Use USB 1 port for connecting the USB HDD.
● For details, refer to [eHELP] (Recording).
■■VIERA Link
Bundle the cables
● Use HDMI1 - 3 for VIERA Link connection.
● For details, refer to [eHELP] (Functions > VIERA Link
“HDAVI Control™”).
Set the tip in the hooks
Hooks
To loosen:
Knob
Keep pushing the knob
To remove from the TV:
Snaps
Keep pushing both side snaps
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● Fix cables as necessary.
● When using the optional accessory, follow the option’s
assembly manual to fix cables.
■■Attaching the cable cover / terminal cover
● Do not apply load to the cable cover / terminal cover.
● Be careful not to nip the cables between the TV and
the cable cover / terminal cover.
● When using USB 2 port or USB 3 port, you cannot
attach the cable cover. Keep the removed cable cover
for future use.
● When using AV terminal, ETHERNET terminal or
DIGITAL AUDIO, you cannot attach the terminal
cover. Keep the removed terminal cover for future
use.
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Identifying Controls
Remote Control
8[Option Menu]
● Easy optional setting for viewing, sound, etc.
9 Coloured buttons
(red-green-yellow-blue)
● Used for the selection, navigation and operation of
various functions.
10Volume Up / Down
11Numeric buttons
● Changes channel and teletext pages.
● Sets characters.
● When in Standby mode, switches TV on.
12[eHELP]
● Displays [eHELP] (Built-in Operating Instructions).
13Input mode selection
● TV - switches to DVB / Analogue mode.
● AV - switches to AV input mode from Input
Selection list.
14Aspect
● Changes aspect ratio.
15Subtitles
● Displays subtitles.
16Exit
● Returns to the normal viewing screen.
17Netflix
● 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
notice.
18HOME
● Displays [Home Screen].
● For details, refer to [eHELP] (Read first >
Features).
19Cursor buttons
● Makes selections and adjustments.
20Return
● Returns to the previous menu / page.
1[
]:Standby On / Off switch
2 TV Guide
● Displays Electronic Programme Guide.
3[Main Menu]
● Press to access Picture, Sound, Network, Timer,
Setup and Help Menus, etc.
4 Text service button
5Information
● Displays channel and programme information.
6 APPS
● Displays [Apps] (applications list).
7OK
● Confirms selections and choices.
● Press after selecting channel positions to quickly
change channel.
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21Channel Up / Down
22Sound Mute On / Off
23Last view
● Switches to previously viewed channel or input
mode.
24Operations for contents, connected equipment,
etc.
■■Installing / Removing batteries
Pull open
Hook
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
pressed.
4
5
Close
6
Note the correct
polarity (+ or -)
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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
[On].
3 Power LED
Red:
Standby
Green:
On
Orange:
Standby with some functions (recording, etc.)
active
● 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
menu.
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 M
ains 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.
● [
]: S
tandby / On
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First time Auto Setup
If tuning has failed check the RF cable, and the network
connection, and then follow the on-screen instructions.
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. 11 - 15) 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
equipment.
● 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
Menu)
1 Plug the TV into a live mains socket
and turn the power on
● Takes a few seconds to be displayed.
2 Select the following items
Set up each item by following the on-screen instructions.
Example:
Please select your viewing environment.
Home
Shop
■■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
Auto Setup is now complete and the
TV is ready for viewing.
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Note
Watching TV
How to Use eHELP
1 Turn power on
[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.
(TV)
or
(Remote Control)
● Mains power On / Off switch should be on.
(p. 17)
Displays information bar on the edge of screen for
several seconds.
● For information about the operation and settings, refer
to [eHELP]. (Read first > Features)
2 Select the mode
● Selectable modes vary depending on the channels
stored.
3 Select a channel
1 Display [eHELP]
or
[Help]
[eHELP]
● 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].
2 Select the category and item
Category field
Item field
up
select
category
access
down
or
select item
● DVB channel position begins from number 1 upward.
Analogue channel position numbers are in the 0 - 99
range.
access
Sub item field
Description
select sub
item
access
● To return to the previous field
● To scroll the description (if more than 1 page)
While the description is highlighted
● To display the menu related to the description (only
for some descriptions)
(red)
● To check the features of this TV
Read first > Features
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FAQs
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. 3)
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. 17)
● 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.
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
Menu)
The image or sound from external equipment are
unusual when the equipment is connected via HDMI
● Set [HDMI Auto Setting] (Setup Menu) to [Mode1]
(p. 13)
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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.
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.
Maintenance
Specifications
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
fingerprints.
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
water).
(3) Wring out the cloth firmly. (Please note, do not let
liquid enter the TV inside as it may lead to product
failure.)
(4) Carefully wipe moisten and wipe away the stubborn
dirt.
(5) Finally, wipe away all the moisture.
Caution
● 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
objects.
● 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.
40-inch model : TX-40DX700B
50-inch model : TX-50DX700B
58-inch model : TX-58DX700B
Dimensions (W × H × D)
40-inch model
895 mm × 559 mm × 203 mm (With Pedestal)
895 mm × 514 mm × 40 mm (TV only)
50-inch model
(Style1)
1 115 mm × 692 mm × 203 mm (With Pedestal)
1 115 mm × 647 mm × 40 mm (TV only)
(Style2)
1 115 mm × 707 mm × 203 mm (With Pedestal)
1 115 mm × 647 mm × 40 mm (TV only)
58-inch model
(Style1)
1 290 mm × 805 mm × 239 mm (With Pedestal)
1 290 mm × 753 mm × 41 mm (TV only)
(Style2)
1 290 mm × 820 mm × 239 mm (With Pedestal)
1 290 mm × 753 mm × 41 mm (TV only)
Mass
40-inch model
12.5 kg Net (With Pedestal)
11.5 kg Net (TV only)
50-inch model
Mains plug
Wipe the mains plug with a dry cloth at regular intervals.
Moisture and dust may cause fire or electrical shock.
17.0 kg Net (With Pedestal)
16.0 kg Net (TV only)
58-inch model
24.0 kg Net (With Pedestal)
23.0 kg Net (TV only)
Power source
AC 220-240 V, 50 / 60 Hz
Panel
LED LCD panel
Sound
Speaker output
20 W (10 W + 10 W)
Headphones
M3 (3.5 mm) stereo mini Jack × 1
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Connection terminals
AV input (COMPONENT / VIDEO)
VIDEO
RCA PIN Type × 1
1.0 V[p-p] (75 Ω)
AUDIO L - R
RCA PIN Type × 2
0.5 V[rms]
Y
1.0 V[p-p] (including synchronisation)
PB/CB, PR/CR
PAL 525/60
Playback of NTSC tape from some PAL Video
recorders (VCR) or NTSC disc playback from DVD
player and recorder
M.NTSC
Playback from M.NTSC Video recorders (VCR)
NTSC (AV input only)
Playback from NTSC Video recorders (VCR)
Aerial input
±0.35 V[p-p]
UHF
HDMI 1 / 2 / 3 input
TYPE A Connectors
HDMI1 / 3:
4K, Content Type, Deep Colour, x.v.Colour™
HDMI2:
4K, Content Type, Audio Return Channel,
Deep Colour, x.v.Colour™
● This TV supports “HDAVI Control 5” function.
Card slot
Common Interface slot (complies with CI Plus) × 1
ETHERNET
RJ45, IEEE802.3 10BASE-T / 100BASE-TX
VHF / UHF
Operating conditions
Temperature
0 °C - 35 °C
Humidity
20 % - 80 % RH (non-condensing)
Built-in wireless LAN
Standard compliance and Frequency range*
IEEE802.11a/n
5.180 GHz - 5.320 GHz, 5.500 GHz - 5.580 GHz,
5.660 GHz - 5.700 GHz
IEEE802.11b/g/n
USB 1 / 2 / 3
5 V, Max. 900 mA [SuperSpeed USB
USB1: DC
(USB 3.0)]
5 V, Max. 500 mA [Hi-Speed USB
USB2 / 3: DC
(USB 2.0)]
DIGITAL AUDIO output
PCM / Dolby Digital, Fibre optic
Receiving systems / Band name
DVB-T / T2
Digital terrestrial services
PAL I
UHF E21 - 68
PAL I
VHF A - J
CATV S1 - S20
UHF E21 - E69
CATV S21 - S41 (Hyperband)
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2.412 GHz - 2.472 GHz
Security
WPA2-PSK (TKIP/AES)
WPA-PSK (TKIP/AES)
WEP (64 bit/128 bit)
*:The frequency and channel differ depending on the
country.
Note
● Design and Specifications are subject to change
without notice. Mass and Dimensions shown are
approximate.
● For information about the power consumption, display
resolution, etc., refer to Product fiche.
● For information about the open source software, refer
to [eHELP] (Support > Licence).
■■When using the wall-hanging bracket
Please contact your local Panasonic dealer to purchase
the recommended wall-hanging bracket.
● Holes for wall-hanging bracket installation
Rear of the TV
40-inch model
a: 200 mm
b: 200 mm
a
b
50-inch model
58-inch model
a: 400 mm
b: 200 mm
(View from the side)
Depth of screw
40-inch model
minimum: 10 mm
maximum: 17 mm
50-inch model
minimum: 10 mm
maximum: 15 mm
58-inch model
minimum: 10 mm
maximum: 17 mm
Diameter: M6
Screw for fixing the TV onto the
wall-hanging bracket (not supplied with
the TV)
Warning
● 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
warranty.
● 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.
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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
municipality.
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 the model name plate and serial number
label located on the rear panel (when the cable cover is removed.). 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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