NEW! VIERA® 50" Class EM5 Series Full HD LCD HDTV (49.5" Diag.)

  • 1080p Full HD
  • Edge-lit LED Panel
  • 24p Playback
  • 2 HDMI Terminals / 1 PC
  • 1 USB Terminal
  • Game Mode
  • Eco Mode
  • AV Surround
  • Sleak, Narrow Acrylic Bezel Design


Picture Quality

* The TV photos used in these illustrations may differ from the actual models being described.

Full HD

Clear, Vivid Images Every Time


The full-HD VIERA features a Full-HD LCD panel with 1,920 x 1,080 pixels. Panasonic's image stabilization and high-speed drive technology make it possible to reproduce HDTV broadcasts in their full, original resolution and produce fine image detail from other high-resolution sources.


* The TV photos used in these illustrations may differ from the actual models being described.

Get More Excitement Out of Gaming

Game Mode

Games are much more fun when there's no lag in operation. VIERA automatically chooses settings that provide the optimal image, so you get super-fast response and no delays. Even dark scenes with delicately rendered details are beautiful and easy to see.

Play Various Types of Formats Easily

Media Player (USB Playback / Photo and Music)

Simply insert a USB memory stick into the slot to enjoy previously saved photos ,video clips and music on VIERA's large screen. You can also add frames and other effects to your photos and create slide shows complete with background music.

* Applicable formats vary depending on the model.


* The TV photos used in these illustrations may differ from the actual models being described.

Searching for Waste and Automatically Saving Power

Eco Mode

This mode automatically turns the power off and adjusts the brightness depending on VIERA's operating status.

No Signal for 10 Minutes or No Activity for 3 Hours

This setting automatically turns the power off when there's no image signal for 10 minutes or more, or when there's no activity for 3 hours or more.

Power Save

This setting adjusts screen brightness to reduce power consumption.


A Chic Depth and Sleek Design

Slim Depth and Sleek Design

A simple and chic design surrounds the light body with a glossy black bezel and transparent acrylic frame. The chic, high-quality design adds a stylish touch to any room.

SpecificationsExpand All

    • Screen Size Diagonal (inches)
    • Aspect Ratio
    • Number of Pixels
    • Panel
    • HDTV Display Capability (1080p, 1080i, 720p)
    • Aspect Control
    • Viewing Angle
    • Filter
    • Panel Drive
    • 24p Playback (3:2)/24p Smooth Film
    • Intelligent Scene Controller
    • Number of Speakers
    • Audio Output
    • Surround Sound
    • Integrated ATSC Tuner
    • HDMI Input
    • Support Feature
    • USB2.0
    • Analog Audio Input (for HDMI/DVI)
    • Composite Video Input shared with Component
    • Audio Input (for Composite Video)
    • PC Input
    • Component Video Input (Y, PB, PR) shared with Composite
    • Audio Input (for Component Video)
    • Digital Audio Output
    • Media Player
    • Support Format
    • Eco Mode
    • Game Mode
    • Trilingual Menu (English/Spanish/French)
    • Built-In Closed Caption Decoder
    • Off - Timers
    • Power Supply
    • On Mode Average Power Consumption
    • Receiving System
    • Dimensions with stand
    • Height [inches (mm)]
    • Width [inches (mm)]
    • Depth [inches (mm)]
    • Dimensions W/O stand
    • Height [inches (mm)]
    • Width [inches (mm)]
    • Depth [inches (mm)]
    • Weight with stand [lbs (kg)]
    • Weight W/O stand [lbs (kg)]
    • Carton Dimensions
    • Height [inches (mm)]
    • Width [inches (mm)]
    • Depth [inches (mm)]
    • Gross Weight [lbs (kg)]
    • Operating Temperature
    • Safety Standard
    • VESA Compatible
  • Further Specifications
    • NOTE
    • UPC





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