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Philips 55PFK5500

Philips 55PFK5500

55" Flat Jun 2015
Screen Size HD Type Screen Shape Smart TV Features Release Date
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13 Reasons For

Expert Reviews Are Good

Television expert review website hifitest.de scored this TV 80%.

Good Brand

Based on 487 expert and owner reviews, Philips has good reviews for its TVs. Philips also has good reviews specifically within its large TVs range compared to other brands.

Supports Smart TV Features

Like most of the other comparable spec televisions that have been on the market for more than a year, the 55PFK5500 supports smart TV features.

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Has a WiFi Connection

has a WiFi connection

The Philips 55PFK5500 has a WiFi connection. Most of the other TVs of this age and type also have a WiFi connection.

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Three USB 2.0 Ports

three USB 2.0 ports

The 55PFK5500 is a three USB 2.0 port television. Most of the other televisions of this type and age only have between one and two USB 2.0 ports.

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Four HDMI Ports

four HDMI ports

Most of the other large TVs that have been on the market for around the same time as the 55PFK5500 only have between one and three HDMI ports, however the 55PFK5500 has four HDMI ports.

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802.11n WiFi Standard

This television supports an 802.11n WiFi standard, which is the most frequently supported WiFi standard on TVs of a similar age and type to it.

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Supports Nine Video Formats

supports nine video formats

The number of video formats supported by the Philips 55PFK5500 is more than most televisions that have been available for around the same time as it. This TV supports an AVI video format, which is the most commonly supported video format supported by large TVs that were launched more than a year ago. The video formats "AVC", "H.264", "MKV", "MPEG1", "MPEG2", "MPEG4", "VC-1" and "WMV9" are also supported by this television.

WMV stands for Windows Media Video.

AVI stands for Audio Video Interleave.

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Supports Four Audio Formats

The number of audio formats supported by the Philips 55PFK5500 is more than most large TVs that came out more than a year ago. This television supports an MP3 audio format, which is the most frequently supported audio format supported by televisions of a comparable age and spec to the 55PFK5500. The audio formats "AAC", "WAV" and "WMA" are also supported by this Philips television.

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Features Two Video Apps

The number of video apps featured on the 55PFK5500 is more than most large TVs that have been available for more than a year. This Philips television features a YouTube video app, which is the most commonly featured video app featured on TVs of this spec and age. The video app "NetFlix" is also featured on this Philips TV.

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Quite Low Annual Energy Consumption

Across all the TVs of this age and type the annual energy consumptions range from 62kWh to 230kWh. At only 91 kilowatt hours, the 55PFK5500 has a fairly low annual energy consumption compared to most of the other large TVs that are a comparable age to the 55PFK5500.

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Supports Three Analog Signal Format Systems

The number of analog signal format systems supported by the Philips 55PFK5500 is more than most large TVs that have been on the market for a comparable time to it. This TV supports an NTSC analog signal format system, which is the most frequently supported analog signal format system supported by similar spec TVs that have been available for more than a year. The analog signal format systems "PAL" and "SECAM" are also supported by this television.

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Features One Music App

The number of music app featured on the 55PFK5500 is more than most TVs that were launched more than a year ago. This Philips TV features an Spotify music app, which is the most frequently featured music app featured on televisions of this age and type.

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6 Reasons Against

Not 3D Compatible

The 55PFK5500 is not 3D compatible. Most of the other televisions of a similar age and spec to the 55PFK5500 are also not 3D compatible.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Camera

Most televisions that were released more than a year ago do not have a built-in camera. The 55PFK5500 is no exception to this as it too does not have a built-in camera.

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Only Supports Four Image Formats

The number of image formats supported by the Philips 55PFK5500 is more than most TVs of this age and type. This TV supports a JPG image format, which is the most frequently supported image format supported by TVs of this age and type. The image formats "BMP", "GIF" and "PNG" are also supported by this television.

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Does Not Feature OLED Technology

The 55PFK5500 does not feature OLED technology. Most of the other large TVs that are a similar age to the 55PFK5500 also do not feature OLED technology.

There are a number of other TVs which also feature OLED technology that you might also want to consider including the LG 55EC940[plb_3044917_price] which also has a higher rating.

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Only Two Processor Cores

Most televisions that were launched more than a year ago have between two and three processor cores, including the Philips 55PFK5500 which has two processor cores.

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Fairly Thick

The thinnest thickness of comparable spec televisions that have been around for around the same time as the 55PFK5500 is 33mm and the thickest is 95mm. The Philips 55PFK5500 has a quite thick thickness (79 millimeters) compared to most of the other large TVs that have been available for around the same time as the 55PFK5500.

If you don't mind having a thicker thickness then you might also want to look at the Philips 55PFT6550[plb_2867655_price] (79mm).

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3 Other reasons to consider the Philips 55PFK5500

Running Costs Are Average

This TV has an efficiency rating of A+. The average running cost of the 55PFK5500 is £104 over 5 years based on typical energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 127 televisions of this spec and age.

Released Over a Year Ago

Philips released the 55PFK5500 over a year ago.

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 comparable spec 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
Screen Shape
OLED Technology
Motion Interpolation Frequency
Motion Interpolation Technology
Display Brightness
Display Resolution
Screen Format Adjustment
Aspect Ratio
Display Diagonal
TV Tuner
Digital Signal Format System
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
Ports & Interfaces
Headphone Output Port
Common Interface Plus
Common Interface Connection
Ethernet LAN Port
RF Port
SCART Port
Digital Audio Optical Out Port
Component Video in 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
WiFi Standard
Ethernet LAN Connection
Miracast
WiFi Direct Connection
Management Features
On/off Timer
Automatic Shut Off Function
Upgradeable Firmware
On Screen Display
Electronic Programme Guide
Auto Power Off
Performance
Video Format
Audio Format
Image Format
Teletext Function
Local Dimming
Processor Core
Subtitle Format
Stored Teletext Page
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
Technical Details
LED Backlight
Other Features
USB Port

Expert Reviews

(1)
2 April 2016

Ein Smart-TV ist mehr als nur ein Fernseher, er ist eine Art digitale Video- und Entertainmentzentrale. Philips setzt bei den meisten seiner aktuellen Smart- TVs auf Android, so auch im hier... Read more…

Running Cost

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Electricity cost when switched on £100.95
Electricity cost when on standby £3.04
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Total running cost over 5 years £103.99
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Energy Rating
0.52T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.52 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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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers 55pfk550012, philips 55pfk5500
Barcodes 08718863002537

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