Manufacturer’s Description

The TH-42PZ80U VIERA Plasma 42"(41.6" Diagonal) TV from Panasonic can be the cornerstone of your home theater. This stylish screen features at full 1080p resolution with a native contrast ratio of 20,000:1 for crisp, detailed imagery. With its 3 HDMI ports, this plasma screen is ready for all your HD gear with one-cable pure digital connections. The SD slot will allow for instant slideshows in widescreen of your favorite JPEGs. The TH-42PZ80U also features VIERA link HDAVI control of your other HDAVI Control equipped components when connected via HDMI. The anti-reflective filter allows for viewing in rooms with abundant ambient light. A special Game mode is available for when using this plasma screen with your gaming system.

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The Specs

Broadcast Format Displayed 1080p
Broadcast Format Supported
  • 1080i
  • 1080p
  • 480i (SDTV)
  • 480p (EDTV)
  • 720p
Display size 42.0 inches
Contrast ratio 1000000:1
Viewable size 41.6 inches
Display type Plasma
Aspect ratio 16:9
Response time 8.0
Resolution 1080p pixels
General Information
UPC Code 037988241972
Ports and Connections
  • Front/Side S-Video (Input)
  • S-Video (Input)
  • Front/Side HDMI (Input)
  • HDMI (Input) Input
Audio Digital Optical Digital Optical Audio (Output)
Component Video Component (Input)
Energy and Ergonomic Standards Met Energy Star