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Philips 55PFK6550

Philips 55PFK6550

55" Active Jun 2015
Screen Size HD Type 3D Compatible 3D Type Release Date
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16 Reasons For

Running Costs Are Low

The energy efficiency rating of this Philips TV is A++, and the 55PFK6550 has an average 5 year running cost of £101 based on average energy prices and usage levels, which is in the cheapest 18% of all 127 TVs of a similar spec and age.

Good Brand

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

3D Compatible

The Philips 55PFK6550 is 3D compatible. Most of the other comparable spec TVs that have been on the market for more than a year are not 3D compatible.

There are a number of other 3D compatible TVs currently available that you might also want to consider including the LG 55EG9109[plb_3030713_price] which has better reviews.

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Supports Smart TV Features

The 55PFK6550 supports smart TV features, as do most of the other TVs of this age and type.

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Has a WiFi Connection

has a WiFi connection

The 55PFK6550 has a WiFi connection. Most of the other televisions of a comparable spec and age to the 55PFK6550 also have a WiFi connection.

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Three USB 2.0 Ports

three USB 2.0 ports

The 55PFK6550 has more USB 2.0 ports than most of the TVs of a comparable spec and age to the 55PFK6550. Most of the large TVs that are a similar age to the 55PFK6550 only have between one and two USB 2.0 ports, however this TV has three USB 2.0 ports.

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Four HDMI Ports

four HDMI ports

The 55PFK6550 is a four HDMI port TV. Most of the other TVs of this spec and age only have between one and three HDMI ports.

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802.11n WiFi Standard

This television supports an 802.11n WiFi standard, which is typical of many large TVs that have been around for a similar time to it.

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Quite Fast Motion Interpolation Frequency

The slowest motion interpolation frequency of large TVs that were released around the same time as the 55PFK6550 is 100Hz, the fastest is 1,000Hz, and the average motion interpolation frequency is 440Hz. With a motion interpolation frequency of 800 hertz, the 55PFK6550 has a fairly fast motion interpolation frequency compared to most of the other large TVs that are a similar age to the 55PFK6550.

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Supports Nine Video Formats

supports nine video formats

The number of video formats supported by the Philips 55PFK6550 is more than most TVs of this spec and age. This TV supports an AVI video format, which is the most commonly supported video format supported by TVs that came out more than a year ago. The video formats "AVC", "H.264", "MKV", "MPEG1", "MPEG2", "MPEG4", "VC-1" and "WMV9" are also supported by this Philips TV.

WMV stands for Windows Media Video.

AVI stands for Audio Video Interleave.

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Supports Four Audio Formats

The 55PFK6550 has a greater number of audio formats than most TVs of this spec and age. This TV supports an MP3 audio format, which is the most frequently supported audio format supported by televisions that are a comparable age to the 55PFK6550. The audio formats "AAC", "WAV" and "WMA" are also supported by this television.

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Features Two Video Apps

The Philips 55PFK6550 has a greater number of video apps than most similar spec TVs that were launched around the same time as it. This television features a YouTube video app, which is the most frequently featured video app featured on TVs of this spec and age. The video app "NetFlix" is also featured on this TV.

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Quite Low Annual Energy Consumption

Televisions of a comparable spec and age to the 55PFK6550 have annual energy consumptions of between 62kWh and 230kWh. At only 88 kilowatt hours, the 55PFK6550 has a quite low annual energy consumption compared to most of the other large TVs that have been on the market for a similar time to the 55PFK6550.

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Supports Three Analog Signal Format Systems

The 55PFK6550 has a greater number of analog signal format systems than most comparable spec televisions that have been available for more than a year. This television supports an NTSC analog signal format system, which is the most commonly supported analog signal format system supported by TVs of a comparable spec and age to the 55PFK6550. The analog signal format systems "PAL" and "SECAM" are also supported by this TV.

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Analog Tuner

This TV has an Analog & Digital tuner, which is the most commonly found tuner on large TVs that are a comparable age to it.

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Features One Music App

The 55PFK6550 has a greater number of music app than most TVs of a comparable type and age to it. This television features an Spotify music app, which is the most commonly featured music app featured on large TVs that have been available for around the same time as the 55PFK6550.

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5 Reasons Against

Does Not Have a Built-In Camera

The 55PFK6550 does not have a built-in camera, although it is worth noting that most of the other televisions of this age and type also do not have a built-in camera.

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Only Supports Seven Image Formats

The number of image formats supported by the Philips 55PFK6550 is more than most large TVs that have been available for a similar time to it. This TV supports a JPG image format, which is the most commonly supported image format supported by large TVs that have been on the market for a comparable time to the 55PFK6550. The image formats "BMP", "GIF", "JPS", "MPO", "PNG" and "PNS" are also supported by this Philips television.

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Does Not Feature OLED Technology

The 55PFK6550 does not feature OLED technology. Most of the other large TVs that have been around for a comparable time to the 55PFK6550 also do not feature OLED technology.

Other TVs which also feature OLED technology that you might also want to consider include the 55EG9109[pl_3030713_price], or the 55EC940[pl_3044917_price] both from LG which also has a higher rating.

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Only One RF Port

Most large TVs that have been on the market for around the same time as the 55PFK6550 have between one and two RF ports, including the 55PFK6550 which has one RF port.

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Quite Thick

The thinnest thickness of televisions of this age and type is 33mm, the thickest is 95mm, and the average thickness is 63mm. At 79 millimeters, the Philips 55PFK6550 has a fairly thick thickness compared to most of the other televisions of this age and spec.

Televisions with a thicker thickness that might also be worth considering include the 55PFT6550[pl_2867655_price] (79mm), or the 55PFT5500[pl_2860932_price] (79mm) both from Philips.

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2 Other reasons to consider the Philips 55PFK6550

Released Over a Year Ago

It was over a year ago when this TV was released.

Full HD HD Type

Full HD HD type

The display resolution of this TV is Full HD, which is typical of many large TVs that are a similar age to it. 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
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
WiFi Standard
Ethernet LAN Connection
Miracast
WiFi Direct Connection
Management Features
On/off Timer
Automatic Shut Off Function
Upgradeable Firmware
Electronic Programme Guide
Auto Power Off
Performance
Video Format
Audio Format
Image Format
Teletext Function
Game Mode
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
Ambilight Light System
USB Port

Running Cost

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Electricity cost when switched on £97.75
Electricity cost when on standby £3.04
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Total running cost over 5 years £100.79
Running costs for this TV have been estimated based on other similar TVs. If you know how much electricity and water the Philips 55PFK6550uses then please let us know by entering those figures in the boxes above.
Energy Rating
0.5T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.5 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
13
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant 13 tree seedlings and grow them for 10 years.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers philips 55pfk6550, philips 55pfk655012
Barcodes 08718863002155

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