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Philips 32PFT5500 vs Philips 32PFT6500

Philips 32PFT5500 vs Philips 32PFT6500

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Philips 32PFT5500
Philips 32PFT6500

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Reasons For

3 Reasons For
Cheaper by £81
The Philips 32PFT5500 costs £80.99 less than the Philips 32PFT6500.
6% cheaper to run
Over five years the Philips 32PFT5500 is £3.20 cheaper to run than the Philips 32PFT6500. Read more
Energy efficiency rating is better
The Philips 32PFT5500 has an energy efficiency rating of "A+", however the Philips 32PFT6500 has a rating of "A+".
5 Reasons For
60% faster motion interpolation frequency Edit
The Philips 32PFT6500 is a 500Hz motion interpolation frequency TV. That's 300Hz faster than the Philips 32PFT5500 (500Hz). Read more

The motion interpolation frequency is the frame rate which the TV is able to artificially create by inserting additional frames into the picture between the frames included in the original video source. Motion interpolation technology can sometimes create some unwanted side effects such glitches when the technology suddenly activates during an action scene. Most modern TVs will have an option to switch off the motion interpolation if it is not desired.

A faster motion interpolation frequency will result in smoother action scenes, less motion blur and a more life like image.

Local dimming Edit
The Philips 32PFT6500 features local dimming, however the Philips 32PFT5500 does not feature local dimming. Read more

This means that LEDs can be controlled individually (or in clusters) to control the level of light/color intensity in a given part of the screen.

Common interface (CI) Edit
The Philips 32PFT6500 has a common interface (CI), whereas the Philips 32PFT5500 does not have a common interface (CI). Read more

A common interface slot provides compatibility with pay-per-view cards.

A common interface slot allows you to install pay per view cards. For example Sky TV sell pay per cards for watching football and boxing and WWE Network sell cards for watching wrestling.

Available from 2 shops
A greater number of stores increases the price competition amongst retailers for this TV and also increases the chances of the product remaining in stock.
Superior energy efficiency rating
The energy efficiency rating of the Philips 32PFT6500 is "A+", whereas the rating of the Philips 32PFT5500 is "A+".

Reasons Against

4 Reasons Against
Two times slower motion interpolation frequency Edit
The Philips 32PFT5500 has a motion interpolation frequency of 200Hz, but the Philips 32PFT6500 is a 500Hz motion interpolation frequency TV (300Hz faster). Read more

The motion interpolation frequency is the frame rate which the TV is able to artificially create by inserting additional frames into the picture between the frames included in the original video source. Motion interpolation technology can sometimes create some unwanted side effects such glitches when the technology suddenly activates during an action scene. Most modern TVs will have an option to switch off the motion interpolation if it is not desired.

A faster motion interpolation frequency will result in smoother action scenes, less motion blur and a more life like image.

Does not feature local dimming Edit
The Philips 32PFT5500 does not feature local dimming, whereas the Philips 32PFT6500 features local dimming. Read more

This means that LEDs can be controlled individually (or in clusters) to control the level of light/color intensity in a given part of the screen.

Less retailers
The Philips 32PFT5500 is only stocked by 2 retailers, whereas the Philips 32PFT6500 is stocked by 4 retailers. Read more
Fewer numbers of shops reduces the price competition amongst retailers for the product and also reduces the chances of this TV remaining in stock.
Older by one month
The Philips 32PFT5500 is one month older than the Philips 32PFT6500.
2 Reasons Against
£81 more expensive
The Philips 32PFT6500 is more expensive than the Philips 32PFT5500 by £80.99.
More expensive to run over five years by 6%
The running costs over five years of the Philips 32PFT6500 are £52.71 which is £3.20 more than the Philips 32PFT5500. Show assumptions.

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Date Released

23 months Ago 22 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

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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Electricity cost - switched on £ 49.67
Electricity cost - standby £ 3.04
Total running cost £ 52.71
Purchase price £ 349.99
Total cost of ownership £ 402.70
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Energy Efficiency Class

Environmental Impact

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.
0.26T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.26 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
7
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Display

Display Diagonal
32" 32"
HD Type
 Full HD
 Full HD
3D
 3D
 3D
Display Resolution
 1920 x 1080
 1920 x 1080
Screen Shape
 Flat
 Flat
Motion Interpolation Frequency
200Hz 500Hz
BEST
Motion Interpolation Technology
 PMR (Perfect Motion Rate)
 PMR (Perfect Motion Rate)
Display Brightness
350 cd/m² 350 cd/m²
Supported Video Mode
 1080p
 1080p
BEST
Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Screen Format Adjustments
 Zoom
 Zoom
Display Diagonal (metric)
80cm 80cm

Features

Automatic Shut Off Function
 Automatic shut off function
Unknown - Click to provide data

Audio

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

Smart TV

Video On Demand (VOD)
 Video on demand (VOD)
Unknown - Click to provide data
Interactive TV
 Interactive TV
 Interactive TV
Lifestyle Apps
 Google Apps
 Google Apps
BEST
Smart TV
 Smart TV
 Smart TV
Video Apps
 YouTube
 NetFlix
 YouTube
 NetFlix
Internet TV
 Internet TV
 Internet TV
Music Apps
 Spotify
 Spotify
Operating System Version
Android 5.0 Lollipop Lollipop 5.1
Operating System Installed
 Android
 Android
User Memory
8GB 8GB

Other Features

USB Port
3 3
Ambilight Light System
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Ambilight light system
Box Dimensions (W X D X H)
Unknown - Click to provide data 940 x 131 x 610
SimplyShare
 SimplyShare
Unknown - Click to provide data

Design

Colour
 Black
 Black
Signal Strength Indication
 Signal strength indication
 Signal strength indication

Power

Power Consumption (typical)
29W
BEST
31W
Power Consumption (standby)
0.5W 0.5W
Energy Efficiency Class
 A+
 A+
Annual Energy Consumption
42kWh
BEST
45kWh
Power Consumption (off)
0.3W 0.3W
AC Input Voltage
 20-24
 20-24
AC Input Frequency
 50
 50

TV Tuner

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

Performance

Game Mode
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Game mode
Video Formats Supported
 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 Formats Supported
 MP3
 WAV
 WMA
 MP3
 WAV
 WMA
Voice Control
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Voice control
Image Formats Supported
 JPG
 PNG
 GIF
 BMP
 MPO
 JPS
 PNS
 JPG
 PNG
 GIF
 BMP
 MPO
 JPS
 PNS
Teletext Function
 Teletext function
 Teletext function
USB Recording
Unknown - Click to provide data
 USB recording
Local Dimming
 Local dimming
 Local dimming
BEST
Subtitles
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Subtitles
Ambient Light Sensor
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Ambient light sensor
Ambient Lighting
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Ambient lighting
Processor Cores
2 2
Subtitle Formats Supported
 SUB
 SRT
 SSA
 ASS
 SMI
 TXT
 SUB
 SRT
 SSA
 ASS
 SMI
 TXT
Teletext
1,000 pages 1,000 pages
Ambient Lighting Type
 2-sided lighting
 2-sided lighting

Packaging Content

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

Ergonomics

VESA Mounting Interfaces
 100 x 100
 100 x 100
VESA Mounting
 VESA mounting
 VESA mounting

Networking

Wi-Fi
 Wi-Fi
 Wi-Fi
Ethernet Port
 Ethernet port
 Ethernet port
Wi-Fi Standards
 802.11n
 802.11n
Miracast
 Miracast
 Miracast
Wi-Fi Direct
 Wi-Fi Direct
 Wi-Fi Direct

Management Features

Auto Power Off System
 Auto power off system
 Auto power off system
Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)
 Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)
 Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)
Firmware Upgradeable
 Firmware upgradeable
 Firmware upgradeable
On Screen Display (OSD)
 On Screen Display (OSD)
Unknown - Click to provide data
On/Off Timer
 On/Off timer
 On/Off timer
Firmware Upgradeable Via
 USB
 USB
Programming Period
Unknown - Click to provide data 8 day(s)

Weight & Dimensions

Depth
64mm 64mm
Weight
5.2kg
BEST
5.3kg
Package Weight
7.6kg
BEST
8.1kg
Weight With Stand
6.4kg
BEST
6.8kg
Height (with Stand)
488mm 486mm
BEST
Width (with Stand)
726mm
BEST
727mm
Height
425mm 425mm
Width
762mm 727mm
Package Height
535mm
BEST
610mm
Package Width
830mm
BEST
940mm

Ports & Interfaces

Common Interface (CI)
 Common interface (CI)
 Common interface (CI)
BEST
Headphone Outputs
1 1
Audio Input for DVI
 Audio input for DVI
 Audio input for DVI
DVI Port
 DVI port
 DVI port
PC in (D-Sub) Port
 PC in (D-Sub) port
 PC in (D-Sub) port
Common Interface Plus (CI+)
 Common interface Plus (CI+)
 Common interface Plus (CI+)
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Port
1 1
RF Port
1 1
SCART Port
1 1
Digital Audio Optical Out
1 1
Component Video (YPbPr/YCbCr) in
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
USB 2.0 Port
3 3
HDMI Port
4 4
Consumer Electronics Control (CEC)
 EasyLink
 EasyLink
Audio (L,R) in
1 1
Audio Return Channel (ARC)
 Audio Return Channel (ARC)
 Audio Return Channel (ARC)
RF Connector Type
 F
 C
 IEC
 F, IEC
 F
 C
 IEC
 F, IEC

Operational Conditions

Operating Temperature (T-T)
5 - 35 5 - 35

Technical Details

LED Backlight
 LED backlight
 LED backlight
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