The iPod Entertainment Kit allows you control and play your iPod music and video directly through your VIERA HDTV. This feature is easy to operate with its intuitive GUI.
120Hz Motion Picture Pro4
Enjoy sharp, clear, fast-moving scenes with a 60Hz video signal input and 120Hz Motion Picture Pro4 that makes 120 frames/second from 60 frames/second. This increases the frame count to allow natural frame-to-frame transitions, for smooth motion images with high resolution. Motion Focus Technology also reduces flicker and effectively suppresses blurring and afterimages.
Motion Focus Technology
The VIERA LCD detects areas with motion and activates backlight blinking for only those areas, greatly enhancing resolution.
Wide Viewing Angle
The wide 178° viewing angle ensures clear images even when viewed from an angle. The backlight's wide transmission aperture enhances the contrast between light and dark, and improves motion-image response.
24p Smooth Film
This mode optimizes the number of frames of 24p images recorded from film media such as a Blu-ray Disc. Advanced source analysis and frame generation produce smooth images that are faithful to the original.
VIERA Image Viewer
Enjoy viewing full-HD images with the SD card slot. Watch and show-off your photos and motion images right after you take them. Simply insert an SD Card into VIERA to display photos and full-HD videos on the large screen. Once your SD Card is in, youre are greeted by an easy-to-see, easy-to-use thumbnail display. Special new slideshow frames, and an increased number of display effects are also included. In addition, Photo Enhancement mode makes photo colors richer and more vibrant. Messages and memos may also be added to photos from a PC.
VIERA Link allows the interlinked operation of various AV devices using only the VIERA remote control, by simply connecting the devices to each other by an HDMI cable.
The VIERA Tools user interface makes it easy to use access key functions by pressing a single button. Functions are easier to use, and there's no complicated operation. The explanation is displayed when you press the function's button.
The IPS panel in 2010 VIERA models is an LCD panel that provides beautiful viewing from virtually any angle. Colors appear uniform and consistent even when viewed from a wide angle, so images look fresh and natural no matter where you're sitting.
Boasting a high luminous efficiency, the LED backlight helps deliver a brighter, more vivid picture while using less electricity. Enjoy bright, beautiful images that make VIERA such an outstanding entertainment piece.
In Game Mode, quicker image response increases the enjoyment of video games when a game console is connected to the TV. In addition, VIERA produces the dark images in video games more clearly. This mode also works with the anti-image retention function.
Intelligent Scene Controller
Intelligent A.I. conducts a detailed analysis of image motion and brightness information to optimize the backlight brightness. This creates sharp images by faithfully reproducing the brightness of each scene while keeping the power consumption low.
Energy Star 4.0
The entire 2010 VIERA line-up meets the Energy Star 4.0 requirements. New plasma technology has increased the luminous efficiency. In addition, the power consumption has been reduced by 40% compared to last year's plasma HDTV models.
Native Contrast Ratio
Native Contrast is expressed as a ratio of the minimum of luminance levels of blacks and the maximum of luminance levels of whites that are displayed and measured at the same time on the same screen in a dark room on a plasma panel module.