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Philips 221TE4LB/01
Philips 221TE4LB/01

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Philips 221TE4LB/01

21.5" 1000:1 Feb 2012
Display Diagonal Contrast Ratio (typical) Release Date
Philips has good reviews for its televisions
1920 x 1080 pixels display resolution
Quite low RMS rated power

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Philips Has Good Reviews for Its Televisions

Based on 2,107 expert and owner reviews (including 216 verified purchases), Philips has good reviews for its TVs. Philips also has good reviews specifically for its small display diagonal televisions compared to other brands. 99% of those that bought a Philips TV would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Released Over Five Years Ago

This television has been on the market since February 2012.


Quite Low RMS Rated Power

The RMS rated powers of televisions of a similar age and type to this television range from 2W to 40W. When compared to other TVs of this age and spec, the Philips 221TE4LB/01's RMS rated power of only 3 Watts is one of the lowest.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution

The highest display resolution supported by the Philips 221TE4LB/01 is 1920 x 1080 pixels. That's 98% more display resolution than the most common display resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels.

A 1920 x 1080 pixels display resolution is actually the best supported display resolution amongst all similar spec televisions that have been on the market for more than two years.

Amongst comparable types of television the worst supported display resolution is 1366 x 768 pixels.

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Quite Fast Response Time

At only 5 milliseconds, the 221TE4LB/01 has a fairly fast response time compared to most of the other similar spec TVs that have been around for around the same time as this TV. Small display diagonal televisions that were released more than two years ago have response times of between 2ms and 20ms, and the average response time is 7.9ms.

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21.5 Inches Display Diagonal

This is a 21.5 inches television.

If you want a larger display diagonal then you might want to look at the Supersonic SC-2211 (£172.98) (22").

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers philips 221te4lb00, philips p178445p, 221te4lb01, 221te4lb57
Barcodes 08712581625931, 08712581627614

Philips 221TE4LB/01 Review Sources

To prepare this Philips 221TE4LB/01 review we compared this TV to 4,717 other models. For each TV that we compared, we collated thousands of pieces of information including technical specs, reviews, and prices. In total we analysed 1,018,074 product attributes, 85,006 TV reviews and 3,569,800 historical TV prices from 204 TV retailers. We then picked out the standout features of this TV compared to the other models as well as any areas where this TV is lacking.

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