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Philips 40PFS5501 vs Sony KDL-40WD653

Philips 40PFS5501 vs Sony KDL-40WD653

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Philips 40PFS5501
Sony KDL-40WD653

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Reasons For

3 Reasons For
A lot higher RMS rated power Edit
The Philips 40PFS5501 has an RMS rated power of 16W, however the Sony KDL-40WD653 is only a 10W RMS rated power TV (6W lower). Read more

RMS rated power stands for Root Mean Square rated power and it is typically used to measure the power output of the audio element of the TV.

A higher RMS rated power means that the audio system on the TV is more powerful and will be able to play the audio at higher volumes. A higher RMS power may also result in better quality audio at normal volume levels.

Smart TV Edit
The Philips 40PFS5501 supports Smart TV, whereas the Sony KDL-40WD653 does not support Smart TV.
Superior energy efficiency rating
The energy efficiency rating of the Philips 40PFS5501 is "A+", whereas the rating of the Sony KDL-40WD653 is "A+".
2 Reasons For
Thinner Edit
Sony KDL-40WD653 is 66mm thick, but the Philips 40PFS5501 is a 77mm thick TV (11mm thicker). Read more

The depth of the TV is the thickness of the TV measured from the back of the TV to the front of the TV. Curved TVs will have quite a big depth as this dimension is measured from the back of the centre of the screen to the front of the edges of the screen.

A thinner TV has the advantage of appearing more elegant and will also mean that the TV will not stick out as much when mounted on a wall.

Better energy efficiency rating
The energy efficiency rating of the Sony KDL-40WD653 is "A+", however the rating of the Philips 40PFS5501 is "A+".

Reasons Against

3 Reasons Against
15% thicker Edit
The Philips 40PFS5501 has a depth of 77mm, however the Sony KDL-40WD653 is a 66mm thick TV (11mm thinner). Read more

The depth of the TV is the thickness of the TV measured from the back of the TV to the front of the TV. Curved TVs will have quite a big depth as this dimension is measured from the back of the centre of the screen to the front of the edges of the screen.

A thinner TV has the advantage of appearing more elegant and will also mean that the TV will not stick out as much when mounted on a wall.

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The Philips 40PFS5501 is older than the Sony KDL-40WD653 by one month.
2 Reasons Against
6W lower RMS rated power Edit
The Sony KDL-40WD653 has an RMS rated power of 10W, but the Philips 40PFS5501 is a 16W RMS rated power TV (6W higher). Read more

RMS rated power stands for Root Mean Square rated power and it is typically used to measure the power output of the audio element of the TV.

A higher RMS rated power means that the audio system on the TV is more powerful and will be able to play the audio at higher volumes. A higher RMS power may also result in better quality audio at normal volume levels.

Does not support Smart TV Edit
The Sony KDL-40WD653 does not support Smart TV, but the Philips 40PFS5501 supports Smart TV.

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Date Released

14 months Ago 13 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ -
Electricity cost - standby £ -
Total running cost £ -
Electricity cost - switched on £ 76.91
Electricity cost - standby £ 3.04
Total running cost £ 79.95
Purchase price £ 359.00
Total cost of ownership £ 438.95
Details

Energy Efficiency Class

Environmental Impact

No data
0.4T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.4 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
10
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Display

Display Diagonal
40" 40"
HD Type
 Full HD
 Full HD
3D
 3D
 3D
High Frequency Rate
Unknown - Click to provide data 50Hz
Display Resolution
 1920 x 1080
 1920 x 1080
LED Backlighting Type
 Direct-LED
 Direct-LED
Screen Shape
 Flat
 Flat
Motion Interpolation Frequency
Unknown - Click to provide data 200Hz
Motion Interpolation Technology
 Motionflow
 Motionflow
Display Brightness
300 cd/m² Unknown - Click to provide data
Supported Video Mode
 1080i
 1080p
 1080i
 1080p
BEST
Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Display Refresh Rate Supported
 60 Hz
 50 Hz
 30 Hz
 25 Hz
 24 Hz
BEST
 60 Hz
 50 Hz
 30 Hz
 25 Hz
 24 Hz
Display Technology
 LED
 LED
BEST
Screen Format Adjustments
 16:9
 14:9
 Zoom
 16:9
 14:9
 Zoom
Display Diagonal (metric)
102cm 102cm
Viewing Angle, Horizontal
Unknown - Click to provide data 178°
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
Viewing Angle, Vertical
Unknown - Click to provide data 178°

Audio

Audio System
Unknown - Click to provide data S-Master
Built-In Speaker
 Built-in speaker
 Built-in speaker
RMS Rated Power
16W
BEST
10W
Loudspeaker
Unknown - Click to provide data 2
Sound Modes
 Standard
 Music
 Movie
 Sports
 Game
 Standard
 Music
 Movie
 Sports
 Game

Smart TV

Lifestyle Apps
 Google Apps
BEST
 Google Apps
Smart TV
 Smart TV
BEST
 Smart TV
Video Apps
 YouTube
 YouTube
Hybrid Broadcast Broadband TV (HbbTV)
 Hybrid Broadcast Broadband TV (HbbTV)
Unknown - Click to provide data
Operating System Version
5.1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Operating System Installed
 Android
 Android
User Memory
8GB Unknown - Click to provide data

Other Features

USB Port
3 Unknown - Click to provide data

Design

Colour
 Grey
 Grey
Signal Strength Indication
 Signal strength indication
Unknown - Click to provide data
Peak Luminance Ratio
Unknown - Click to provide data 70%

Power

Power Consumption (typical)
Unknown - Click to provide data 48W
Power Consumption (standby)
0.3W
BEST
0.5W
Energy Efficiency Class
 A+
 A+
Annual Energy Consumption
54kWh
BEST
70kWh
AC Input Voltage
 20-24
 20-24
AC Input Frequency
 50
 50
Power Consumption (max)
Unknown - Click to provide data 59.4W

TV Tuner

Tuner Type
 Analog
 Analog
Digital Signal Format System
 DVB
 DVB-S
 DVB-S2
 DVB-T
 DVB-T2
 DVB-C
 DVB
 DVB-S
 DVB-S2
 DVB-T
 DVB-T2
 DVB-C
Analog Signal Format System
 PAL
 SECAM
 NTSC
 PAL
 SECAM
 NTSC

Performance

Video Formats Supported
 WMV
 AVI
 MPEG
 MPEG1
 MPEG2
 MPEG4
 H.264
 MKV
 VC-1
 WMV9
 AVC
 H.265
 WMV
 AVI
 MPEG
 MPEG1
 MPEG2
 MPEG4
 H.264
 MKV
 VC-1
 WMV9
 AVC
 H.265
Audio Formats Supported
 MP3
 WAV
 WMA
 MP3
 WAV
 WMA
Image Formats Supported
 JPG
 JPG
24p
Unknown - Click to provide data
 24p
Processor Cores
2 Unknown - Click to provide data
Subtitle Formats Supported
 SUB
 SRT
 SMI
 TXT
 SUB
 SRT
 SMI
 TXT
Teletext
1,000 pages Unknown - Click to provide data
Picture Processing Technology
 Philips Pixel Plus HD
 Philips Pixel Plus HD
Teletext Standards
 Hyper-text
 Hyper-text

Packaging Content

Handheld Remote Control
 Handheld remote control
 Handheld remote control
Batteries Included
 Batteries included
 Batteries included
Battery Type
AA R03
Remote Control Type
Unknown - Click to provide data (RMT-TX102D
Cables Included
 AC
 AC
Quick Start Guide
 Quick start guide
 Quick start guide
Manual
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Manual
Number of Batteries Supported
 Number of batteries supported
Unknown - Click to provide data

Ergonomics

VESA Mounting Interfaces
 200 x 200
 200 x 200
VESA Mounting
 VESA mounting
 VESA mounting

Networking

Wi-Fi
 Wi-Fi
 Wi-Fi
Ethernet Port
 Ethernet port
 Ethernet port
Wi-Fi Standards
 802.11n
BEST
 802.11n
Wi-Fi Direct
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Wi-Fi Direct

Management Features

Smart Modes
 Custom
 Graphics
 Vivid
 Cinema
 Game
 Standard
 Sports
 Photo
 Custom
 Graphics
 Vivid
 Cinema
 Game
 Standard
 Sports
 Photo
Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)
On Screen Display (OSD)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 On Screen Display (OSD)
On/Off Timer
Unknown - Click to provide data
 On/Off timer

Weight & Dimensions

Depth
77mm 66mm
BEST
Weight
7.9kg 7.7kg
BEST
Package Weight
10.7kg Unknown - Click to provide data
Weight With Stand
8.2kg 8.1kg
BEST
Depth (with Stand)
204mm
BEST
212mm
Height (with Stand)
598mm 589mm
BEST
Width (with Stand)
918mm
BEST
924mm
Height
534mm 549mm
Width
918mm 924mm
Package Height
650mm
BEST
662mm
Package Width
1,004mm
BEST
1,017mm

Ports & Interfaces

Headphone Outputs
1 1
Audio Input for DVI
 Audio input for DVI
Unknown - Click to provide data
DVI Port
 DVI port
 DVI port
High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP)
PC in (D-Sub) Port
Unknown - Click to provide data
 PC in (D-Sub) port
Common Interface Plus (CI+)
 Common interface Plus (CI+)
Unknown - Click to provide data
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Port
1 1
RF Port
1 1
SCART Port
1 1
Component Video (YPbPr/YCbCr) in
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
USB 2.0 Port
3
BEST
2
HDMI Version
 1.4
 1.4
BEST
HDMI Port
4
BEST
2
CardBus PCMCIA Slot
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Audio (L,R) in
1 1
Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL)
 Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL)
Unknown - Click to provide data
Audio Return Channel (ARC)
 Audio Return Channel (ARC)
Unknown - Click to provide data
Audio (L,R) Out
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
RF Connector Type
 F
 C
 IEC
 F, IEC
 F
 C
 IEC
 F, IEC

Operational Conditions

Operating Temperature (T-T)
5 - 35 Unknown - Click to provide data
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