Philips 32PFT5300 vs Philips 32PFT5500

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Philips 32PFT5300
Philips 32PFT5500

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Reasons For

3 Reasons For
Lighter Edit
The Philips 32PFT5300 is a 5kg heavy TV. That's 200g lighter than the Philips 32PFT5500 (5.2kg). Read more

The weight is the total weight of the TV excluding all packaging.

A lighter weight TV will be easier to move around and to mount on a wall. Some of the larger, very heavy TVs may require lightweight partition walls to be reinforced before the TV could be mounted.

2% cheaper to run
The Philips 32PFT5300 only costs £48.30 to run over five years but the Philips 32PFT5500 costs £49.51 to run (3% more). Read more
Better energy efficiency rating
The energy efficiency rating of the Philips 32PFT5300 is "A+", however the rating of the Philips 32PFT5500 is "A+".
9 Reasons For
50 cd/m² brighter display brightness Edit
The Philips 32PFT5500 is a 350 cd/m² display brightness TV. That's 50 cd/m² brighter than the Philips 32PFT5300 (350 cd/m²).
10W higher RMS rated power Edit
The Philips 32PFT5500 has an RMS rated power of 20W, whereas the Philips 32PFT5300 is only a 10W RMS rated power TV (10W lower). Read more

RMS rated power stands for Root Mean Square rated power and it is typically used to measure the power output of the audio element of the TV.

A higher RMS rated power means that the audio system on the TV is more powerful and will be able to play the audio at higher volumes. A higher RMS power may also result in better quality audio at normal volume levels.

Three USB 2.0 ports Edit
The Philips 32PFT5500 has three USB 2.0 ports, however the Philips 32PFT5300 only has two USB 2.0 ports. Read more

USB ports are useful for displaying on your TV photos / videos or playing music that is stored on USB key drives. The USB port can also be used for charging devices from your TV (as long as it's switched on), and for installing software updates on the TV.

More USB ports will allow you to connect more USB devices to the TV simultaneously without needing to continuous plug in and unplug cables.

Two more HDMI ports Edit
The number of HDMI ports on the Philips 32PFT5500 is four, but the Philips 32PFT5300 only has two HDMI ports. Read more

The HDMI ports quantity is the number of ports that the TV has that will accept a HDMI cable. HDMI is the most common type of cable used to connect modern TVs, DVD players, games consoles etc.

A greater number of HDMI ports will allow you to permanently connect more devices to the TV and will reduce the need to reach around the back of the TV to unplug and plug in cables when switching between devices.

13mm thinner Edit
The Philips 32PFT5500 is a 64mm thick TV, whereas the Philips 32PFT5300 is a 77mm thick TV (13mm thicker). Read more

The depth of the TV is the thickness of the TV measured from the back of the TV to the front of the TV. Curved TVs will have quite a big depth as this dimension is measured from the back of the centre of the screen to the front of the edges of the screen.

A thinner TV has the advantage of appearing more elegant and will also mean that the TV will not stick out as much when mounted on a wall.

£20 cheaper
The Philips 32PFT5500 costs £269.00, whereas the Philips 32PFT5300 is £289.00.
Available from 2 shops
The more retailers stock this TV, the greater competition amongst retailers to keep prices low.
More popular
The Philips 32PFT5500 is a more popular choice amongst buyers. It ranks No. 266217 by sales volume in our TVs, but the Philips 32PFT5300 ranks No. 426070.
Higher energy efficiency rating
The energy efficiency rating of the Philips 32PFT5500 is "A+", but the rating of the Philips 32PFT5300 is "A+".

Reasons Against

9 Reasons Against
Dimmer display brightness Edit
The Philips 32PFT5300 is a 300 cd/m² display brightness TV. That's 50 cd/m² dimmer than the Philips 32PFT5500 (350 cd/m²).
Lower RMS rated power Edit
The Philips 32PFT5300 has an RMS rated power of 10W, but the Philips 32PFT5500 is a 20W RMS rated power TV (10W higher). Read more

RMS rated power stands for Root Mean Square rated power and it is typically used to measure the power output of the audio element of the TV.

A higher RMS rated power means that the audio system on the TV is more powerful and will be able to play the audio at higher volumes. A higher RMS power may also result in better quality audio at normal volume levels.

Only two USB 2.0 ports Edit
The Philips 32PFT5300 is a two USB 2.0 port TV, whereas the Philips 32PFT5500 only has three USB 2.0 ports. Read more

USB ports are useful for displaying on your TV photos / videos or playing music that is stored on USB key drives. The USB port can also be used for charging devices from your TV (as long as it's switched on), and for installing software updates on the TV.

More USB ports will allow you to connect more USB devices to the TV simultaneously without needing to continuous plug in and unplug cables.

Two less HDMI ports Edit
The Philips 32PFT5300 has two HDMI ports, however the Philips 32PFT5500 only has four HDMI ports. Read more

The HDMI ports quantity is the number of ports that the TV has that will accept a HDMI cable. HDMI is the most common type of cable used to connect modern TVs, DVD players, games consoles etc.

A greater number of HDMI ports will allow you to permanently connect more devices to the TV and will reduce the need to reach around the back of the TV to unplug and plug in cables when switching between devices.

Thicker Edit
Philips 32PFT5300 is 77mm thick, but the Philips 32PFT5500 is a 64mm thick TV (13mm thinner). Read more

The depth of the TV is the thickness of the TV measured from the back of the TV to the front of the TV. Curved TVs will have quite a big depth as this dimension is measured from the back of the centre of the screen to the front of the edges of the screen.

A thinner TV has the advantage of appearing more elegant and will also mean that the TV will not stick out as much when mounted on a wall.

£20 more expensive
The Philips 32PFT5300 is more expensive than the Philips 32PFT5500 by £20.
Less retailers
Only 1 retailer sell the Philips 32PFT5300, whereas 3 stores sell the Philips 32PFT5500. Read more
Smaller numbers of stores reduces the price competition amongst retailers for this TV and also reduces the chances of the product remaining in stock.
Three months older
The Philips 32PFT5300 is older than the Philips 32PFT5500 by three months.
Worse selling
The Philips 32PFT5300 ranks No. 426070 by sales volume, however the Philips 32PFT5500 ranks No. 266217.
2 Reasons Against
4% heavier Edit
The Philips 32PFT5500 has a weight of 5.2kg. That's 200g heavier than the Philips 32PFT5300 (5.2kg). Read more

The weight is the total weight of the TV excluding all packaging.

A lighter weight TV will be easier to move around and to mount on a wall. Some of the larger, very heavy TVs may require lightweight partition walls to be reinforced before the TV could be mounted.

3% higher running costs over five years
The Philips 32PFT5500 costs £49.51 to run which is £1.21 more to run than the Philips 32PFT5300 over five years. Show assumptions.

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Date Released

20 months Ago 18 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 46.47
Electricity cost - standby £ 1.83
Total running cost £ 48.30
Purchase price £ 289.00
Total cost of ownership £ 337.30
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Electricity cost - switched on £ 46.47
Electricity cost - standby £ 3.04
Total running cost £ 49.51
Purchase price £ 269.00
Total cost of ownership £ 318.51
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Energy Efficiency Class

Environmental Impact

0.24T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.24 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
6
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.25T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.25 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
6
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Display

Screen Size
32" 32"
HD Type
 Full HD
 Full HD
3D Compatible
 3D compatible
Unknown - Click to provide data
Refresh Rate
60Hz Unknown - Click to provide data
Screen Shape
 Flat
 Flat
Motion Interpolation Frequency
200Hz 200Hz
Motion Interpolation Technology
 PMR (Perfect Motion Rate)
 PMR (Perfect Motion Rate)
Display Brightness
300 cd/m² 350 cd/m²
BEST
Display Resolution
 1920 x 1080
 1920 x 1080
Video Mode
 1080p
BEST
 1080p
Screen Format Adjustment
 Zoom
 Zoom
Display Diagonal
80cm 80cm

TV Tuner

Digital Signal Format System
 DVB
 DVB-T
 DVB-T2
 DVB-C
 DVB
 DVB-T
 DVB-T2
 DVB-C
Tuner
 Analog
 Analog
Analog Signal Format System
 PAL
 SECAM
 NTSC
 PAL
 SECAM
 NTSC

Smart TV

Smart TV Features
 Smart TV features
 Smart TV features
Internet Browser
 Internet browser
 Internet browser
HbbTV
 HbbTV
Unknown - Click to provide data
Video App
 YouTube
 YouTube
Interactive TV
 Interactive TV
 Interactive TV
Video On Demand
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Video on demand
Operating System Version
Unknown - Click to provide data Android 5.0 Lollipop
Operating System
 Android
 Android
User Memory Capacity
Unknown - Click to provide data 8GB

Audio

RMS Rated Power
10W 20W
BEST
Built-In Speaker
 Built-in speaker
 Built-in speaker
Auto Volume Leveler
 Auto volume leveler
Unknown - Click to provide data

Ports & Interfaces

Headphone Output Port
1 1
Common Interface Plus
 Common interface plus
 Common interface plus
Common Interface Connection
 Common interface connection
Unknown - Click to provide data
Ethernet LAN Port
1 1
RF Port
1 1
SCART Port
1 1
Digital Audio Optical Out Port
1 1
Component Video in Port
1 1
USB 2.0 Port
2 3
BEST
Audio Input Port for DVI
 Audio input port for DVI
 Audio input port for DVI
DVI Port
 DVI port
Unknown - Click to provide data
PC in Port
 PC in port
Unknown - Click to provide data
HDMI Port
2 4
BEST
Consumer Electronics Control
 EasyLink
 EasyLink
Audio in Port
1 1
Audio Return Channel (ARC)
 Audio Return Channel (ARC)
 Audio Return Channel (ARC)

Networking

WiFi Connection
 WiFi connection
 WiFi connection
WiFi Standard
 802.11n
 802.11n
Ethernet LAN Connection
 Ethernet LAN connection
 Ethernet LAN connection
Miracast
 Miracast
 Miracast
WiFi Direct Connection
 WiFi direct connection
 WiFi direct connection

Management Features

Sleep Timer
 Sleep timer
Unknown - Click to provide data
On/off Timer
Unknown - Click to provide data
 On/off timer
Automatic Shut Off Function
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Automatic shut off function
Upgradeable Firmware
 Upgradeable firmware
 Upgradeable firmware
On Screen Display
Unknown - Click to provide data
 On screen display
Electronic Programme Guide
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Electronic programme guide
Auto Power Off
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Auto power off

Performance

Video Format
 WMV
 AVI
 MPEG
 MPEG1
 MPEG2
 MPEG4
 H.264
 MKV
 VC-1
 WMV9
 AVC
 WMV
 AVI
 MPEG
 MPEG1
 MPEG2
 MPEG4
 H.264
 MKV
 VC-1
 WMV9
 AVC
Audio Format
 MP3
 WAV
 WMA
 AAC++
 MP3
 WAV
 WMA
 AAC++
Image Format
 JPG
 PNG
 GIF
 BMP
 JPG
 PNG
 GIF
 BMP
Teletext Function
 Teletext function
 Teletext function
Local Dimming
 Local dimming
Unknown - Click to provide data
Processor Core
Unknown - Click to provide data 2
Subtitle Format
 SUB
 SSA
 ASS
 SMI
 TXT
 SRT
 SUB
 SSA
 ASS
 SMI
 TXT
 SRT
Stored Teletext Page
1,000 pages 1,000 pages

Design

Colour
 Black
 Black
Signal Strength Indicator
 Signal strength indicator
 Signal strength indicator

Ergonomics

VESA Mounting Interface
 100 x 100
 100 x 100
VESA Mounting
 VESA mounting
 VESA mounting

Power

Typical Power Consumption
29W 29W
Standby Power Consumption
0.3W
BEST
0.5W
Energy Efficiency Class
 A+
 A+
Annual Energy Consumption
42kWh 42kWh
Power Consumption When Switched Off
0.3W 0.3W
AC Input Voltage
 20-24
 20-24
AC Input Frequency
 50
 50
Input Voltage
 240
 220
 220 - 240
 240
 220
 220 - 240

Weight & Dimensions

Thickness
77mm 64mm
BEST
Weight
5kg
BEST
5.2kg
Package Weight
7.5kg
BEST
7.6kg
Weight (with Stand)
5.7kg
BEST
6.4kg
Height (with Stand)
485mm
BEST
488mm
Width (with Stand)
726mm 726mm
Height
436mm 425mm
BEST
Width
726mm
BEST
762mm
Packaging Height
550mm 535mm
BEST
Packaging Width
800mm
BEST
830mm

Packaging Content

Desktop Stand
 Desktop stand
 Desktop stand
Battery Included
 Battery included
 Battery included
Handheld Remote Control
 Handheld remote control
 Handheld remote control
Cable Included
 AC
 AC
Quick Start Guide
 Quick start guide
 Quick start guide

Operational Conditions

Operating Temperature Range
5 - 35 5 - 35

Technical Details

LED Backlight
Unknown - Click to provide data
 LED backlight

Other Features

SimplyShare
Unknown - Click to provide data
 SimplyShare
Box Dimension
Unknown - Click to provide data 830 x 131 x 535
USB Port
2 3
BEST
Dimming Type
Micro Unknown - Click to provide data
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