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Philips 50PFH4009

Philips 50PFH4009

50" 60Hz Flat Sep 2014
Screen Size HD Type Refresh Rate Screen Shape Release Date
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Philips Has Good Reviews for Its TVs

On average Philips large TVs have good reviews compared to other manufacturers as do all TVs produced by Philips.

Supports Nine Video Formats

supports nine video formats

The number of video formats supported by the 50PFH4009 is more than most similar spec televisions that have been on the market for more than two years. This Philips TV supports an AVI video format, which is the most frequently supported video format supported by large TVs that are a similar age to the 50PFH4009. The video formats "AVC", "H.264", "MKV", "MPEG1", "MPEG2", "MPEG4", "VC-1" and "WMV9" are also supported by this TV.

WMV stands for Windows Media Video.

AVI stands for Audio Video Interleave.

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Light

At only 12.4 kilograms, the 50PFH4009 is quite light compared to most of the other TVs of a comparable type and age to the 50PFH4009. The weights of large TVs that were released more than two years ago range from 2.3kg to 63kg, and the average weight is 20kg.

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Supports Three Analog Signal Format Systems

The 50PFH4009 has a greater number of analog signal format systems than most TVs of this age and spec. This TV supports an NTSC analog signal format system, which is the most frequently supported analog signal format system supported by large TVs that have been around for more than two years. The analog signal format systems "PAL" and "SECAM" are also supported by this television.

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12 Reasons Against

Does Not Have a WiFi Connection

The 50PFH4009 does not have a WiFi connection, unlike most of the other comparable spec televisions that came out around the same time as the 50PFH4009 which have a WiFi connection.

It is worth considering alternative televisions which also have a WiFi connection including the LG 50LB580[plb_2229346_price] or the LG 55LB730[plb_2233832_price], or the Sony KDL-55W829[plb_2296395_price].

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Does Not Support Smart TV Features

The Philips 50PFH4009 does not support smart TV features, unlike most of the other large TVs that were released around the same time as the 50PFH4009.

There are a number of other televisions which also support smart TV features which you might want to look at including the LG 50LB580[plb_2229346_price]; or the LG 55LB730[plb_2233832_price], or the Sony KDL-55W829[plb_2296395_price].

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Not 3D Compatible

Most of the other large TVs that are a comparable age to the 50PFH4009 are 3D compatible, however the 50PFH4009 is not 3D compatible.

If you want a TV that is 3D compatible then you might want to look at the LG 55LB730[plb_2233832_price], or the Sony KDL-55W829[plb_2296395_price] which is also higher rated.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Camera

Most televisions that have been available for a comparable time to the 50PFH4009 do not have a built-in camera. The 50PFH4009 is no exception to this as it too does not have a built-in camera.

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Very Slow Refresh Rate

The average refresh rate of large TVs that were launched more than two years ago is 330Hz, and the refresh rates range from 50Hz to 3,000Hz. With a refresh rate of only 60 hertz, the Philips 50PFH4009 has a quite slow refresh rate compared to most of the other similar spec TVs that have been on the market for around the same time as the 50PFH4009.

If this large TV refresh rate is too slow for you then you might want to look at the LTDN50K220[pl_2476282_price] (100Hz), or the LTDN50K220[pl_3890315_price] (100Hz) both from Hisense which is also cheaper.

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Only Supports Six Image Formats

The Philips 50PFH4009 has a greater number of image formats than most televisions of this age and spec. This TV supports a JPG image format, which is the most commonly supported image format supported by large TVs that are a similar age to the 50PFH4009. The image formats "BMP", "GIF", "JPS", "PNG" and "PNS" are also supported by this Philips TV.

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Does Not Feature OLED Technology

Most televisions of this type and age do not feature OLED technology. The 50PFH4009 is no exception to this as it too does not feature OLED technology.

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Very Slow Motion Interpolation Frequency

At only 100 hertz, the Philips 50PFH4009 has a quite slow motion interpolation frequency compared to most of the other televisions of a similar age and spec to the 50PFH4009. The average motion interpolation frequency of large TVs that were launched around the same time as the 50PFH4009 is 460Hz.

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Only Two HDMI Ports

The 50PFH4009 is a two HDMI port TV. Most of the other televisions of a similar type and age to the 50PFH4009 have between one and four HDMI ports.

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Very Dim Display Brightness

The dimmest display brightness of comparable spec televisions that have been available for more than two years is 200 cd/m², the brightest is 1,500 cd/m², and the average display brightness is 380 cd/m². With a display brightness of only 280 candellas per square meter, the 50PFH4009 has a quite dim display brightness compared to most of the other similar spec TVs that were released around the same time as the 50PFH4009.

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Only One USB 2.0 Port

Most televisions that were launched around the same time as the 50PFH4009 have between one and two USB 2.0 ports, including the 50PFH4009 which has one USB 2.0 port.

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Quite Thick

Across all the TVs that have been around for more than two years the thicknesses range from 3.5mm to 100mm, and the average thickness is 56mm. With a thickness of 88 millimeters, the 50PFH4009 has a quite thick thickness compared to most of the other large TVs that were released around the same time as the 50PFH4009.

Alternative TVs with a thicker thickness that you might want to look at include the Sony KDL-50W829[plb_2289136_price] (64mm), or the Cello C50223[plb_2330183_price] (70mm).

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3 Other reasons to consider the Philips 50PFH4009

Running Costs Are Average

The energy efficiency classification of this television is A+. The average running cost of the 50PFH4009 is £106 over 5 years based on average energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 324 TVs that were released more than two years ago.

Released Over Two Years Ago

This Philips TV has been on the market for over two years.

Full HD HD Type

Full HD HD type

The display resolution of this TV is Full HD, which is the most commonly found HD type on TVs of this spec and age. Full HD TVs have a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels.

Full HD TVs have a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels.

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Specification

Display
Screen Size
HD Type
3D Compatible
Refresh Rate
Screen Shape
OLED Technology
Motion Interpolation Frequency
Motion Interpolation Technology
Display Brightness
Display Resolution
Aspect Ratio
Display Diagonal
Graphics Resolution
TV Tuner
Digital Signal Format System
Tuner
Analog Signal Format System
Smart TV
Smart TV Features
Internet Browser
Audio
RMS Rated Power
Loudspeaker
Built-In Speaker
Ports & Interfaces
Headphone Output Port
Common Interface Plus
RF Port
SCART Port
Digital Audio Optical Out Port
USB 2.0 Port
Audio Input Port for DVI
DVI Port
PC in Port
HDMI Port
Networking
WiFi Connection
Ethernet LAN Connection
Management Features
Automatic Shut Off Function
Upgradeable Firmware
Electronic Programme Guide
Auto Power Off
Performance
Video Format
Audio Format
Image Format
Teletext Function
Local Dimming
Subtitle Format
Stored Teletext Page
Design
Colour
Signal Strength Indicator
Ergonomics
Wall Mountable
VESA Mounting Interface
VESA Mounting
Power
Typical Power Consumption
Standby Power Consumption
Energy Efficiency Class
Input Frequency
Annual Energy Consumption
Power Consumption When Switched Off
AC Input Voltage
AC Input Frequency
Input Voltage
Weight & Dimensions
Thickness
Weight
Package Weight
Weight (with Stand)
Depth (with Stand)
Height (with Stand)
Width (with Stand)
Height
Width
Packaging Height
Packaging Width
Packaging Content
Desktop Stand
Handheld Remote Control
Cable Included
Quick Start Guide
Operational Conditions
Operating Temperature Range
Other Features
Display Resolution
USB Port

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Running Cost

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Electricity cost when switched on £104.16
Electricity cost when on standby £1.83
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Total running cost over 5 years £105.99
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Energy Rating
0.53T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.53 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
14
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant 14 tree seedlings and grow them for 10 years.

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