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Is Panasonic's 24p Playback really all that important?

Was wondering if this feature in the VT25 would create a huge difference in Blu-Ray viewing as opposed to the G20 or GT25. Thanks

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S, G, & V lines all have 24p direct in. It the difference is the Hz, the V lines have more options then the S & G lines, S line has Off/On/Auto (hz), G lines have 48hz & 60hz, the V lines have, 48hz, 60hz & 96hz.

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Aside from the great info from Givemeaname, the 24p function of a TV (not only Panasonic but all TVs with this function) displays frame by frame, the exact frame rate that a film was shot at (film cameras shoot at 24 frames per second). To benefit from 24p, you need a BR player too that is set to play at 24p, and this will only work with HDMI connections. The question is: Will you see a difference? Answer: Yes.

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Does it affect video games?

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Video and 24p

Video games originate as video, not film, so 24p is not relevant. But Plasma is great for video games because it is not affected by the fixed pixel lag that LCD / LEDs are. My son just bought the 50" "S" series Panny Plasma and he is an avid gamer and he said it's great.

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