The Panasonic PT-61LCX65 is a high definition TV set uses the LCD technology and has a 61 inch widescreen display. The cabinet has been elegantly designed using a two color combination of black and gray. The widescreen is framed in black with a silver base which is also used to house the speakers. A door is also provided to access the control buttons or few basic inputs. The dimensions of the set are 56 inches in width, 40 ½ inches in width and 18 ½ inches in depth. The set tips the scales at just over 101 pounds.
The native display resolution of the set is 1280 by 720 which shows all the input signals at 720p. Any other input resolutions are scaled to fit the available pixel area. The analog content is automatically upgraded to progressive scan through line doubling. The picture is enhanced with the use of horizontal and vertical edge correction. The audio system does its best to keep up with the video with the four internal speakers producing a total output of 30 watts.
The compactness of the Panasonic PT-61LCX65 makes it easy to use as a counter top or table top model. The very respectable pricing of the set for the performance and features that it provides is sure to turn a few heads. Overall the set is a good option for anyone who wants a huge widescreen TV without having to spend extra money on the frills.