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Every 3D TV review we've done, all rounded up

If you want to watch 3D movies bursting out of the screen, you'll need a 3D TV: a regular LCD or plasma just won't cut it. We've made sure you can find every review of every 3D TV we've done easily -- they're all here in one place.

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Panasonic VIERA TH-P42ST30A

Panasonic's ST30A plasma hits the sweet spot in the company's plasma TV line-up. It's got image quality that's not too far off last year's top VT20, and it's not particularly expensive either. We don't like Panasonic's plasma design updates, though -- they're still chunky and look less attractive than the competition -- and image brightness and colour vibrance drops a little when switching to the most accurate Cinema colour mode. You'll also have to buy 3D glasses.

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  • 2nd Aug., 2011
  • Campbell Simpson
  • Panasonic
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  • Pros:
  • Good image quality
  • Good colour accuracy in Cinema mode
  • Cons:
  • Not as colourful as Samsung or LG plasmas
  • Outdated design
  • No 3D glasses included
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