Televisions Panasonic marked a fairly simple labeling laid information about the type of the TV screen, the year of development model series as well as for the country which made the TV model.
There are two types of television labeling, which is due to the region in which TVs will be sold.
The marking is almost the same, only the location of the letter designating the region for which the TV is designed differs.
From 2014 Panasonic turned off the sale of televisions in the US periodically pops up information about the resumption of sales in the market in the US but as of 2017, the resumption of access to the US TV Panasonic has not happened yet. Although the likelihood of resuming sales is very high, because the market in this country is huge.
Explanation of designations Panasonic TV number 2014-2018.
TX – region, all TVs are produced for three regions Europe, the American continent, Asia and Oceania.
The year of development of the TV model is indicated by a letter that can be placed either last, or maybe before the series.
- A – 2014
- С – 2015
- D – 2016
- E -2017
- F– 2018
The next letter indicates the type of screen.
- S – Full HD
- X – UHD
- R – Curved UHD
- Z – OLED
The letter before the series indicates the country for which the TV is made.
- A – Australia
- B – Brazil, Ireland, Great Britain,
- D – IndiaE – Bulgaria, Croatia, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, Latvia, Poland, Norway, Romania, Slovakia, Sweden, Turkey
- R – Russia, Ukraine
- M – Africa
- H – Hong Kong
- V – Vietnam
- U – New Zealand
- Q – South Africa
- W-Germany, Austria, Norway, Switzerland, Taiwan
- X – Mexico
- S – Singapore
- No – Canada, Belgium, France, Greece, Hungary, Italy, Portugal, Spain, Japan,
800 – series and model of TV in the series.
In 2018 Panasonic TVs are offered both in the previous year and two types of OLED and LED TVs. OLED TVs have only three models and as usual OLED matrices are purchased from LG. LED TVs with UHD resolution occupy 80% of produced TVs. with a Full HD resolution, TVs in the 5 series are available.
This year TV models are similar to the models of 2016. Support HDR, quality screens, a line of TVs with UHD screens and OLED screens.
2014 Panasonic revolutionized the principle of marking their TV, got marked (example) TX-42ASR600. Until 2014, the year of release denotes the last digit.
Changes in labeling likely due to the fact that in 2014 discontinued the release of plasma panels and TV production will focus only on the LCD panel.
Example decoding of TV Panasonic 2011-2013
- VIERA-brand, used to refer to televisions manufactured by Panasonic.
- TX-TV TX – region TX–хххххххх
- L– LCD TX–Lххххххх
- P-plazma TX–Pххххххх
- 42–screen diagonal. TX-LR42ххххDT-series TX-LR42DTхх
- 50– year of development TX–LR42DT50