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Panasonic TC-P58S1

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Panasonic TC-P58S1

The Panasonic TC-P58S1 58 inch Neo Plasma Display Panel (PDP) screen High Definition Television (HDTV) utilizes a new color system dubbed as ‘Digital Cinema Color’. The ‘S1 Series’ Plasma HDTV offers Neo PDP Technology that includes 40000:1 static contrast ratio, 2000000:1 dynamic contrast ratio, 600Hz sub field drive, full High Definition 1080p (1920 x 1080) lines of motion resolution and boasts deeper blacks dubbed as ‘infinite black panel’. The 600Hz sub field drive manages fa…

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Panasonic TC-P58S1

The Panasonic TC-P58S1 58 inch Neo Plasma Display Panel (PDP) screen High Definition Television (HDTV) utilizes a new color system dubbed as ‘Digital Cinema Color’. The ‘S1 Series’ Plasma HDTV offers Neo PDP Technology that includes 40000:1 static contrast ratio, 2000000:1 dynamic contrast ratio, 600Hz sub field drive, full High Definition 1080p (1920 x 1080) lines of motion resolution and boasts deeper blacks dubbed as ‘infinite black panel’. The 600Hz sub field drive manages fast action pictures quality at premium. It also offers Viera Cast menu system that displays internet content such as videos, weather stock information, web albums etc via online connectivity. No additional hardware or software needed. The TC-P58S1 HDTV comes complete with full THX Display certification, DCC, Video mode, a built in digital tuner, Viera Tools, Viera Links and Viera Image viewer with AVCHD playback capabilities. It also offers 4 HDMI ports, 24p compatible component inputs that include Secure Digital memory card slot, VGA etc and a swivel stand. The Panasonic Viera TC-P58S1 54 inch Neo PDP screen Plasma HDTV measures 37.4” high by 56.9” wide and 4.2” deep and weighs 83lbs. It has been labeled as an Energy Star compliant product and guarantees 100000 hour panel life span. Back by 1 year parts and labor warranty, it comes with a Remote control and stand as accessories.

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The Panasonic TC-P58S1 Plasma High Definition Television (HDTV) features a 58 inch screen, 1080p (1920 x 1080) resolution and G12 Progressive 1080p HD Neo PDP (Plasma Display Panel) panel. It also features 16:9 aspect ratio with 40000:1 native contrast ratio, 2000000:1 dynamic contrast ratio, 600Hz Sub field drive, 24p playback, Deep and X.V color. It also offers control such as normal, just, zoom, H-full mode (TV/AV) and full mode (PC). It also offers EDTV and HDTV display capabilities. The Panasonic TC-P58S1 Plasma HDTV comes equipped with Viera Image Viewer that able to play AVCHD, MPEG2 and JPEG formats, Digital Cinema Color, THX mode, 3D color management and Anti Reflective (AR) screen coating filter. It also provides various ports such as 4 HDMI inputs, a couple of component inputs, a couple of composite video inputs and video input. Other ports included are LAN port, PC Input (mini D-Sub 15 pin), analog audio input (HDMI/DVI), 2 audio inputs for component video and 2 audio inputs for PC. The TC-P58S1 Plasma TV is equipped with BBE ViVA HD3D surround sound audio enhancement with two 20 watts full range integrated speakers as output. The list of features continues with digital and analog audio output, Pixel Orbiter that comprises of anti image retention, a built in digital tuner (ATSC, NTSC and Clear QAM), motion adaptive 3D Y/C digital comb filter, Viera Link, Viera Tools, Viera Cast, Game mode, V-Chip program lockout, built in closed caption decorder, sleep off and programmable timers.

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    How do you connect a PC Laptop to the Panasonic TC-P58S1 HDTV to allow viewing of JPEG pictures stored in the PC through the TV?

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    How do you connect a PC Laptop to the Panasonic TC-P58S1 HDTV to allow viewing of JPEG pictures stored in the PC through the TV?

    Answered by brianbg 2009-12-31:

    The easiest way to accomplish your objective of viewing JPEG pictures stored in your PC laptop on your Panasonic TC-P58S1 Plasma HDTV is to: 1. Transfer the JPEG pics in your laptop onto an SD memory card. SD Memory Cards are purchasable at any office supply store; 2. Simply insert the SD memory card into your Panasonic's SD memory card reader slot; 3. Begin viewing! That's all there is to it. More info, including spec sheets for the Panasonic TC-P58S1 are available at http://highrollertoys.info/category/58-panasonic-tc-p58s1-plasma/.

    Answered by jdoug2007 2010-06-15:

    I am having the same problem and cannot use the set as a display as well. The SD transfer is not an acceptable process for me. There must be a direct connect using my Inspiron laptop DVI output. I have accomplished this on a Toshiba set with no problem.

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