Philips 40HFL3010
Philips 40HFL3010
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Philips 40HFL3010

An astonishingly economical to run 40" Full HD television, but with poor features
40" Full HD No No May 2015
Display Diagonal HD Type 3D OLED Technology Release Date
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Philips 40HFL3010 Review

With very low running costs but at over 2 years old, we have scored the Philips 40HFL3010 as follows for Summary.
Missing Some Features
2 Years Old
£50 Over 5 Years
Overall Score

Why Has it Scored 42?

Samsung televisions have excellent reviews in general.
It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better TVs are available. View the latest televisions 2017.
This TV has an efficiency rating of A++, and its running costs of only £50 over 5 years are in the cheapest 9% of all 4,025 TVs that we have compared it to. View all energy saving TVs.
It is missing some features:
Only Full HD
Does not feature OLED technology
Not 3D
Fairly thick

Philips 40HFL3010 In-Depth Analysis


Very Good Brand

Based on 2,496 user and expert reviews (including 1,948 verified purchases), Philips has very good reviews for its televisions. 99% of those that bought a Philips television would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Average Display Diagonal

The display diagonal of the 40HFL3010 of 40" is relatively typical compared to most other TVs. It is in the largest 32% of all TVs when ordered by this feature.

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Only Full HD

The display resolution of this TV is Full HD, which is the most commonly found HD type on TVs. Full HD TVs have a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels.

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Does Not Feature OLED Technology

Like most other TVs, the 40HFL3010 does not feature OLED technology. 98% of TVs do not feature OLED technology.

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Not 3D

Like most other TVs, the 40HFL3010 is not 3D. 74% of TVs are not 3D.

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Fairly Thick

The average thickness of all TVs is 60mm, with the thinnest being 1.7mm and the thickest being 100mm. The Philips 40HFL3010's thickness of 77mm is quite thick compared to most other televisions. It is in the thickest 21% of all TVs when sorted by this feature.

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Does Not Support Wi-Fi

The Philips 40HFL3010 does not support Wi-Fi. 59% of TVs do support Wi-Fi.

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Does Not Have an Ethernet Port

The 40HFL3010 does not have an ethernet port, unlike 64% of televisions which have an ethernet port.

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Does Not Support Internet TV

The Philips 40HFL3010 does not support internet TV. 61% of TVs also do not support internet TV.

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Quite Narrow Horizontal Viewing Angle

The horizontal viewing angles of TVs range from 150° to 180°, and the average horizontal viewing angle is 180°. The 40HFL3010's horizontal viewing angle of only 176° is quite narrow compared to most other televisions. It is in the narrowest 23% of all televisions when ordered by this feature.

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Has a PC in (D-Sub) Port

The 40HFL3010 has a PC in (D-Sub) port, unlike 74% of TVs which do not have a PC in (D-Sub) port.

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Has an Audio Input for DVI

The 40HFL3010 has an audio input for DVI, which is unusual. 92% of TVs do not have an audio input for DVI.

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Released Over Two Years Ago

This TV has been on the market since May 2015.

Running Costs

Running Costs Are Very Low

This Philips TV is rated A++ for energy efficiency, and the 40HFL3010 has an average running cost of only £50 over 5 years based on passable energy prices, which makes it one of the most economic to run TVs.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers tp vision 40hfl3010t12
Barcodes 08718863004005

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