Editors Liked

  • Dazzlingly detailed 2D hidef, immersive and crosstalkfree 3D; excellent media streaming
  • Excellent 3D Quality, Untainted Black Levels, Superb HD and SD Performance
  • Excellent picture quality; Good 3D experience; Excellent connectivity options
  • Brilliant visuals; powerful sound; Viera Connect smart TV function; idiot-proof THX movie modes; stylish design
  • Great picture quality, Best black levels of any TV, Internet streaming, 3D features work well
  • The Panasonic TC-PVT30 has outstanding overall picture quality, with superior black-level performance, very good shadow detail and accurate color points in THX mode. It can handle 1080p/24 sources and bright rooms well and exhibits the nearly perfect s

Editors Didn't Like

  • Average Noise Filters
  • Glass screen is too reflective; Power consumption
  • Lacks a Web browser; no Android remote app; cumbersome cable adapters; pricey
  • Picture best in darkened room, Getting color perfect can be a challenge, Expensive, Not as energyefficient as an LCD TV
  • The VT30 is very expensive, and last year's Panasonic plasmas lost black-level performance over relatively short periods of time. Its color is not as good as the best current plasmas and it uses significantly more power than LCD TVs