Pantel Announces 42-Inch Outdoor Weatherproof LCD HDTV Now Full 1080p

GARDEN GROVE, Calif., May 06, 2009 — Pantel (, the worldwide leader in outdoor weatherproof TV solutions, is proud to announce that its 42-inch (PAN-420) LCD HDTV is now full 1080p compliant, joining the 1080p 52- and 65-inch screen sizes. Pantel’s 1080i 20- and 32-inch screen sizes round out the most complete outdoor weatherproof LCD HDTV line in the industry. 

“Now, we offer three outdoor weatherproof screen sizes in full 1080p, which now includes our upgraded 42-inch model with no added cost to the consumer,” explained Joe Pantel, Chief Executive Officer of Pantel Corp. “With five screen sizes to choose from, we easily have the most complete outdoor weatherproof LCD HDTV product offering in the business. One can now also argue that our product line matches…and in many cases surpasses…many other companies’ indoor LCD HDTV product offerings in both screen size choices as well as performance.” 

Beyond being weatherproof, Pantel TVs come complete with an industry-leading 802.11a wireless package that allows the user to broadcast audio and video wirelessly up to 150 ft. 

Additional Pantel PAN-420 features and specs include:

Contrast ratio: 1600:1
Remote: waterproof
One HDMI input
• Rain/snow shielded
• Wind/dust shielded
• Operable -32 degrees to +145 degrees F
• Storage -40 degees to + 160 degrees F(when left plugged in)

Super bright panel can be used  inside or outside the home, designed specifically for viewing outside during the middle of the day
Ultra-Wide 85/85 Degree (H/V) viewing angle; the picture will look clear and bright even at extremely wide viewing angles
Anti-glare/anti-reflective/anti-UV screen material for outdoor daytime use
Weight: 64.8 lbs.
MSRP: $4,999.99

All pricing and specifications subject to change without notice. 

Pantel TV’s can come in customizable packages that include mounting solutions and dust covers. For more information, including finding a dealer near you, please visit, email [email protected], or call 888-726-8350. 

About Pantel

Pantel Corp., based in Orange County, Calif., is a worldwide leader in the design and distribution of high-end, weatherproof and water-resistant LCD television solutions and accessories for nearly unlimited indoor and outdoor applications. Pantel’s product line consists of five screen sizes of outdoor weatherproof LCD HDTVs with integrated wireless distribution packages, four water/weatherproof “Mirror TV” screen sizes, wireless speakers, dust covers, consoles, and mounting solutions. 

Pantel has created such products for use in both residential and commercial applications, such as in backyards, sports fields, restaurants, golf courses, amusement parks, and wherever entertainment, advertisement, and demonstrations would be hosted outdoors. Other such indoor residential and commercial applications include bathrooms/showers, spas, saunas, and wherever a customer wants video entertainment without fear of it being damaged by moisture.


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