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Philips 50PFK6550

Philips 50PFK6550

50" Active Jun 2015
Screen Size HD Type 3D Compatible 3D Type Release Date
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Very Low Running Costs

This Philips television has an energy efficiency classification of A+. The 50PFK6550 is in the cheapest 10% of all 127 TVs of this age and type that we have assessed for running costs. Based on typical usage levels and energy prices, we estimate the 50PFK6550 will cost only £93 over 5 years to run.

Philips Has Good Reviews for Its TVs

Philips is one of the superior television brands according to average user and expert reviews, and Philips also has good reviews for its large TVs.

3D Compatible

The 50PFK6550 is 3D compatible, unlike most of the other televisions that are a comparable age to the 50PFK6550 which are not 3D compatible.

Other 3D compatible televisions currently available that you might also want to consider include because of it's better review score, the LG 55EG9109.

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Supports Smart TV Features

Like most of the other TVs of a comparable age and spec to the 50PFK6550, the 50PFK6550 supports smart TV features.

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Has a WiFi Connection

has a WiFi connection

The Philips 50PFK6550 has a WiFi connection. Most of the other TVs that were launched more than a year ago also have a WiFi connection.

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Four HDMI Ports

four HDMI ports

The Philips 50PFK6550 has more HDMI ports than most of the TVs that have been on the market for a comparable time to the 50PFK6550. Most of the TVs that were released one year ago only have between one and three HDMI ports, however this Philips TV has four HDMI ports.

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Three USB 2.0 Ports

three USB 2.0 ports

The Philips 50PFK6550 is a three USB 2.0 port TV. Most of the other televisions of a comparable type and age to the 50PFK6550 only have between one and two USB 2.0 ports.

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Quite Fast Motion Interpolation Frequency

The 50PFK6550 has a fairly fast motion interpolation frequency (800 hertz) compared to most of the other TVs that are a comparable age to the 50PFK6550. The motion interpolation frequencies of TVs of a comparable age and spec to the 50PFK6550 range from 100Hz to 1,000Hz.

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1080p Video Mode

This TV supports a 1080p video mode, which is typical of many large TVs that are a similar age to it.

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Supports Nine Video Formats

supports nine video formats

The 50PFK6550 has a greater number of video formats than most large TVs that are a comparable age to it. This television supports an AVI video format, which is the most frequently supported video format supported by similar spec TVs that were launched around the same time as the 50PFK6550. 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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Supports Four Audio Formats

The Philips 50PFK6550 has a greater number of audio formats than most televisions of this type and age. This Philips television supports an MP3 audio format, which is the most frequently supported audio format supported by similar spec TVs that were launched more than a year ago. The audio formats "AAC", "WAV" and "WMA" are also supported by this TV.

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Features Two Video Apps

The number of video apps featured on the 50PFK6550 is more than most TVs of a comparable age and spec to it. This TV features a YouTube video app, which is the most frequently featured video app featured on comparable spec TVs that have been available for a similar time to the 50PFK6550. The video app "NetFlix" is also featured on this Philips TV.

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Light

The 50PFK6550 is one of the lighter similar spec TVs that were launched around the same time as the 50PFK6550 (only 13.3 kilograms) amongst large TVs of this age. Large TVs that have been available for a similar time to the 50PFK6550 have weights of between 5.2kg and 36kg, and the average weight is 17kg.

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Very Low Annual Energy Consumption

The 50PFK6550 has a quite low annual energy consumption (only 82 kilowatt hours) compared to most of the other TVs of a similar spec and age to the 50PFK6550. Large TVs that have been available for around the same time as the 50PFK6550 have annual energy consumptions of between 62kWh and 230kWh, and the average annual energy consumption is 110kWh.

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Supports Three Analog Signal Format Systems

The number of analog signal format systems supported by the 50PFK6550 is more than most televisions that are a similar age to it. This television supports an NTSC analog signal format system, which is the most commonly supported analog signal format system supported by large TVs that came out around the same time as the 50PFK6550. The analog signal format systems "PAL" and "SECAM" are also supported by this Philips TV.

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Features One Music App

The number of music app featured on the 50PFK6550 is more than most TVs of a similar type and age to it. This television features an Spotify music app, which is the most commonly featured music app featured on televisions of this age and spec.

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Analog Tuner

This TV has an Analog & Digital tuner, which is typical of many TVs of this type and age.

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5 Reasons Against

Does Not Have a Built-In Camera

Like most of the other TVs of a similar type and age to the 50PFK6550, the Philips 50PFK6550 does not have a built-in camera.

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Only Supports Seven Image Formats

The number of image formats supported by the 50PFK6550 is more than most large TVs that are a comparable age to it. This television supports a JPG image format, which is the most frequently supported image format supported by similar spec televisions that have been around for more than a year. The image formats "BMP", "GIF", "JPS", "MPO", "PNG" and "PNS" are also supported by this TV.

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Does Not Feature OLED Technology

The 50PFK6550 does not feature OLED technology. Most of the other large TVs that are a similar age to the 50PFK6550 also do not feature OLED technology.

It is worth considering other televisions which also feature OLED technology including the 55EG9109, or the 55EC940 both from LG.

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Only One RF Port

Most TVs of this type and age have between one and two RF ports, including the 50PFK6550 which has one RF port.

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Quite Thick

At 77 millimeters, the 50PFK6550 has a fairly thick thickness compared to most of the other TVs of this age and spec. The thicknesses of large TVs that were released one year ago range from 33mm to 95mm, and the average thickness is 63mm.

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2 Other reasons to consider the Philips 50PFK6550

Released Over a Year Ago

This television was released over a year ago.

Full HD HD Type

Full HD HD type

The display resolution of this TV is Full HD, which is typical of many TVs that have been available for more than a year. 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
3D Type
Screen Shape
OLED Technology
Motion Interpolation Frequency
Motion Interpolation Technology
Display Brightness
Display Resolution
Video Mode
Screen Format Adjustment
Aspect Ratio
2D-3D Converter
Display Diagonal
TV Tuner
Digital Signal Format System
Tuner
Analog Signal Format System
Smart TV
Smart TV Features
Internet Browser
Video App
Music App
Interactive TV
Video On Demand
Operating System Version
Operating System
User Memory Capacity
Audio
RMS Rated Power
Built-In Speaker
Auto Volume Leveler
Ports & Interfaces
Headphone Output Port
Common Interface Plus
Common Interface Connection
Ethernet LAN Port
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
Consumer Electronics Control
Audio in Port
Audio Return Channel (ARC)
Networking
WiFi Connection
Ethernet LAN Connection
Miracast
WiFi Direct Connection
Management Features
On/off Timer
Upgradeable Firmware
Electronic Programme Guide
Performance
Video Format
Audio Format
Image Format
Teletext Function
Game Mode
Local Dimming
Ambient Light Sensor
Subtitle Format
Stored Teletext Page
Ambient Lighting
Ambient Lighting Type
Design
Colour
Signal Strength Indicator
Ergonomics
VESA Mounting Interface
VESA Mounting
Power
Typical Power Consumption
Standby Power Consumption
Energy Efficiency Class
Annual Energy Consumption
Power Consumption When Switched Off
AC Input Voltage
AC Input Frequency
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
Battery Included
Handheld Remote Control
Cable Included
Quick Start Guide
Operational Conditions
Operating Temperature Range
Other Features
Ambilight Light System
USB Port

Running Cost

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Electricity cost when switched on £89.73
Electricity cost when on standby £3.04
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Total running cost over 5 years £92.77
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Energy Rating
0.46T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.46 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
12
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant 12 tree seedlings and grow them for 10 years.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers philips 50pfk6550, philips 50pfk655012
Barcodes 08718863002025

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