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VIERA® 32" Class E3 Series
LED HDTV  (31.5" Diag.)

Details
TC-L32E3
Features
  • IPS Alpha LED Panel
  • Easy IPTV
  • VIERA Image Viewer (Photo & Movie)
  • DLNA

Features

Saving energy never looked better. VIERA® E3 Series LED HDTVs offer an IPS Alpha LED LCD panel, which include new technology that amazingly high levels of brightness and energy saving efficiency in a VIERA® LCD HDTV.

IPS Alpha LED LCD Technology

The IPS Alpha panel, which is known for its wide viewing angle and excellent light transmittance, is now further enhanced with a bright, energy-saving LED backlight. Images do not fade when viewed from an angle, and contrast is higher than in previous IPS Alpha models in spite of using less power. The IPS Alpha LED LCD TV offers superb color rendering and also contributes to the display's slim design.

LED Backlight

This system places LED backlights on the top and bottom of the panel, and sends the light toward the center of the screen. Using light guides and diffusers, it distributes the light over the entire panel to provide backlighting. There is no need to cover the entire rear surface with LEDs, so the panel module is thinner and a great deal of energy is saved.

Brilliant Luminance and Superb Blacks

Dynamic Contrast

By combining the highly light-transmissive IPS Alpha Panel and high-brightness LED backlight, Panasonic have attained both high contrast and low power consumption. Also, by detecting the contrasting parts of the scene, the backlight is adjusted to maintain a brightness that is optimal for each area. Deep blacks are reproduced with no fading. The contrast between the brilliance of diamond-like stars and the deep black of the night sky produces a sharp, crisp image.

Wide Viewing Angle

Beautiful Images from Any 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.
*Measured at an angle where the contrast ratio is 10:1 or higher.

Easy Viewing of Photos

VIERA Image Viewer™

Equipped with an SD card slot, VIERA makes it easy to view full-HD photos and images that you shot yourself. Simply insert the SD memory card into the slot, and you're ready to view your photos on the big screen. You can make your slide shows even more impressive by adding background music and attractive frames. With VIERA's big screen and superb image quality, family and friends will love sharing your memories.

Enjoy Web Entertainment Instantly

EASY IPTV™

Simply press the VIERA Tools button on the remote control to directly access a variety of Internet services. Enjoy online music and movies with ease.

Home Network Convenience

DLNA / Wi-Fi Ready

Connect a DLNA-compatible VIERA and DLNA-compatible AV equipment to your home network, and you can watch movies, listen to music, and view photos from any room in the house. VIERA's Wi-Fi capability gives you even more layout flexibility.

One Remote Controls Them All

VIERA Link™

VIERA Link interlinks the operation of a variety of AV devices, so you can operate them all using only the VIERA remote control. Setup is easy simply connect the compatible devices to each other via HDMI cables

Easy Access to Helpful Functions

VIERA Tools

The VIERA Tools user interface makes it easy to access and understand key functions. Simply press a function button, and an explanation appears on the screen. Keep the button pressed to activate the function immediately.

*The VIERA Tools screen design is subject to change without notice.
**The screen display varies depending on the model.

SpecificationsExpand All

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    • Model Type
    • Series
    • Model Year
    • Screen Size Diagonal (inches)
    • Viewing Angle
    • Aspect Ratio
    • Native Resolution (Number of Pixels)
    • Moving Picture Resolution
    • HDTV Display Capability (1080p, 1080i, 720p)
    • EDTV Display Capability (480p)
    • Aspect Control
    • Panel
    • Filter
    • Progressive Scan
    • Super Resolution
    • Intelligent Scene Controller
    • Speakers
    • Number of Speakers
    • Audio Output
    • Surround Sound
    • Integrated ATSC Tuner
    • VIERA Image Viewer™
    • HDMI Input
    • Composite Video Input
    • Audio Input (for Video)
    • PC Input
    • Component Video Inputs (Y, PB, PR)
    • Audio Input (for Component Video)
    • Digital Audio Output
    • HDMI Input-Support Feature
    • Analog Audio Input ( for HDMI/DVI)
    • USB
    • LAN Port
    • VIERA Link
    • VIERA® Tools
    • Game Mode
    • Built-In Closed Caption Decoder
    • Trilingual Menu
    • Sleep Off-Timers and Programable Timer
    • Easy IPTV
    • Wireless LAN Adaptor
    • DLNA
    • Power Supply
    • On Mode Average Power Consumption
    • Receiving System
    • VESA Compatible
    • Optional Wall-mounting Bracket
    • Dimensions (H x W x D) with Stand
    • Dimensions (H x W x D) without Stand
    • Weight (lbs.) w/Stand
    • Weight (lbs.) without Stand
    • Carton Dimensions
    • Panel Drive
    • 24p Playback
    • UPC
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Reviews

TC-L32E3 is rated 4.4 out of 5 by 3.
Rated 5 out of 5 by from
Date published: 2012-01-14
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Quality picture for USA material Great picture quality, low power consumption. Works well as a PC monitor using game input. DLNA seems overrated - could only display some SD material, and no luck with HD. The Panasonic manual does not specify what will be accepted and the TV does not provide any helpful error messages. Does not display any 50Hz material, either SD or HD. I am from Europe and have a 50Hz HD camcorder and 50Hz DVD's. I was expecting this TV to display this (most others do), but it seems Panasonic have decided to disallow playback of 50Hz content on most 2011 TV's. I am disappointed with the purchase as this was important to me.
Date published: 2011-12-23
Rated 4 out of 5 by from 5 Stars if VIERA Connect Added I diligently researched for a 32" LED LCD, 1080 HDTV with DLNA and WiFi or a LAN port and the ability to utilize the Audio Return Channel via HDMI with my new network-connected AV receiver. My searching revealed this 2011 Panasonic with a LAN port and the ability to purchase a WiFi adapter made by Panasonic. I have been very happy with this TV right out of the box and even more happy once I worked my way through the TV settings and set up the multi-device remote that came with it. The picture is crisp and bright with dark blacks and a wide viewing angle, and the tuner draws in top-quality local TV audio and video even over my amplified indoor antenna. This TV will get 5 stars from me, though, only if Panasonic adds VIERA Connect, something I would expect to find on all 2011 Panasonic IPTVs to allow a more robust internet experience and allow the use of the iPhone and iPod Touch VIERA Remote app. Perhaps VIERA Connect will be included on a future firmware update?
Date published: 2011-05-23
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