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Panasonic TH-42PZ77
6.4 out of 10

Panasonic TH-42PZ77

42“ Class (41.6” Diagonal) 1080p Plasma HDTV with Anti-Glare Fil Read more

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Reviews and Problems with Panasonic TH-42PZ77

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Overall 2
2.0

Stay away from anything Panasonic

Susan Byrd, Amazon
21 July 2010
  • Summary: Panasonic TVs have a life span one day past the warranty -- and Panasonic will not stand by any manufacture defects, even if they tell you they will. Forget about calling the support center for Panasonic help -- they are a huge waste of time.
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Overall 4
4.0

Nice TV but power button has failed me.

The Red Hat Girl, Amazon
2 October 2009
  • Summary: I purchased this TV Jan 2008, for $1500. It has not given me any problems until now, Oct 09. I turned the set on and nothing happened except the red light on the power button is blinking 7 times and then paused then started again until I unplugged it. Very annoying and aggravating.
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Overall 10
10

Love it

W. Walker, Amazon
24 September 2009
  • Summary: What is there to say? This TV works great. I've had it over a year now and it has performed perfectly. The HD image is incredible and the blacks are nice and true. The anti-glare screen works great. I've accidentally left a static image on it overnight with no image burn-in.
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Overall 10
10

Panasonic goes above and beyond the expected for out of warranty

G. Sibbald "Lacking TV", Amazon
13 June 2009
  • Summary: I bought a TH42PZ77U and had a power surge that knocked out the power supply about 3 months after the warranty expired. As this component was under designed Panasonic sent someone out to repair it and upgrade the TV. FREE of charge? Even after the warranty expired. I will always buy Panasonic first.
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Overall 6
6.0

Panasonic Known Issues

Newbie, Amazon
12 March 2009
  • Summary: Like several others have already mentioned, we were extremely pleased with this TV until it refused to turn on 6 weeks after the 1 year warranty expired. After TWO weeks, the servicing subcontractor came with a new part. It's basically the brain for the TV.
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Overall 8
8.0

case clicking noise is terrible

K. Olsen, Amazon
2 December 2008
  • Summary: TH-42PZ77U, as of 12/2/08 have owned for 362 days. Now about every 30 seconds hear this loud case popping noise from the rear of the set, seems to have gotten worse in last month. Tech rep coming out next week, will be covered under 1 year warranty.
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Overall 4
4.0

Great picture, not so great quality

Jamie@AWS, Amazon
19 October 2008
  • Summary: Like a few of the other reviewers, we enjoyed this television for only a few months before it refused to turn on and displayed the dreaded blinking red light. Panasonic is going to send someone to our house in a few days. I wish that I didn't have to worry about how long this set will last.
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Overall 2
2.0

blank after a few months

Jessica T. Truong "Jessica", Amazon
23 May 2008
  • Summary: I bought this TV from Sears with extended warranty . I loved it until couple months later, It went blank after I turned the power on . I called Sears and the tech came 5 times to fix and he finally couldn't fix it .
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Overall 10
10

Very satisfied.

hobby fan "pepperminttrain", Amazon
4 May 2008
  • Summary: My wife and I are very pleased with this t.v. The unit fits beautifully in our family room, the footprint on the same cabinet our old t.v. was on. The sound is probably average judging from what they say about sound on other similar tv's.
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Overall 10
10

Got it at Sears because they had a horrible price!

Terry P. Rich, Amazon
28 March 2008
  • Summary: First of all let me say that this is a spectacular tv! I first wanted an lcd at first but when I saw the plasmas, they really caught my eye. After a lot of research I wanted the th-42pz700u but then saw it side by side with the th-42pz77u and was sold.
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