Summary: I had this for well over 2 years now and it still looks sharp and works well. There is likely a newer model now (this needs a USB dongle to 'speak' to an ISP connection, but I don't stream and am very pleased I bought when i did. Think it was about £550-560 back then, sure it was not more, and the option to add web connection still exists, but doubt I ever will!
Excerpt: "We purchased a 42" Panasonic Viera from Curry's and paid a discounted price on it of around £350. We had debated as to whether we would buy a smaller LCD TV or larger plasma screen. We sought advice from the store manager who recommended getting the plasma as it was supposedly superior for watching films on. Where the LCD or LED is sharper and brighter, plasma screens are supposedly truer and Panasonic are apparently one of the leading manufacturers. ...
Pros: Good screen size, great picture quality, reliable
Cons: Very occasional pixelation, only one scart socket, bad placement of 'on' button
Summary: This item arrived 8 days after order (2 days early)and the delivery driver helped me unbpack, which took about 5 minutes. Set up was straight forward and easy and took about 10 minutes. There are only 3 HDMI connections, (2 in back and one on the side) but there are component connections for an additional HD source.
Pros: Picture quality is superb and the color differentiation is outstanding, Set up was straight forward and easy, Network setup was easy, SD picture was very good
Cons: Sound quality is not that great, There are only 3 HDMI connections, NO RGB connection on the TV