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Philips 40HFL5010L

£329.99
An affordable 40" Full HD TV with very low running costs but poor features
40" Full HD No No Jun 2015
Display Diagonal HD Type 3D OLED Technology Release Date
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Philips 40HFL5010 Review

Representing excellent value for money and with low running costs, we have ranked the Philips 40HFL5010 number 102 in 40 inch TVs and number 530 across all TVs.
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Excellent
39
Missing Some Features
66
2 Years Old
86
£62 Over 5 Years
Overall Score
60
Good

Why Has it Scored 60?

Samsung televisions have excellent reviews in general.
It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better televisions are available. View the latest televisions 2017.
This TV has an efficiency rating of A+, and its running costs of only £62 over 5 years are in the cheapest 15% 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
Quite narrow horizontal viewing angle

What is This TV Best Used For?

Having compared this Philips TV with other relevant TVs, we have concluded that it is mediocre for watching sport, ranking number 529 in TVs for sport. It is also mediocre for playing games, ranking number 313 in TVs for gaming as well being mediocre for watching films, ranking number 510 in TVs for films.
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Mediocre
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Philips 40HFL5010 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews

Philips Has Very Good Reviews for Its TVs

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


Value For Money

Excellent Value for Money

The product has mediocre features and is over 6 months old but at £329.99 it is cheaper than 78% of TVs.


Features

Only Full HD

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

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Average Display Diagonal

The display diagonal of the 40HFL5010 of 40" is pretty typical compared to most other TVs. It is in the largest 33% of all TVs when ordered by this feature.

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Does Not Feature OLED Technology

Like most other TVs, the 40HFL5010 does not feature OLED technology. 98% of TVs do not feature OLED technology.

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Not 3D

The 40HFL5010 is not 3D, although it is worth noting that 74% of TVs are also not 3D.

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Average Thickness

The 40HFL5010's thickness of 64mm is fairly average compared to most other TVs. It is in the thickest 63% of all TVs when ordered by this feature.

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Supports Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi

The 40HFL5010 supports Wi-Fi, as do 59% of TVs.

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Supports Wi-Fi Direct

The 40HFL5010 supports Wi-Fi Direct, unlike 72% of TVs which do not support Wi-Fi Direct.

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Has a PC in (D-Sub) Port

The 40HFL5010 has a PC in (D-Sub) port, unlike 74% of televisions which do not have a PC in (D-Sub) port.

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Has a Child Lock

The 40HFL5010 has a child lock, which is unusual. 90% of TVs do not have a child lock.

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Has an Audio Input for DVI

The 40HFL5010 has an audio input for DVI. 92% of TVs do not have an audio input for DVI.

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Has an ECO Mode

The Philips 40HFL5010 has an ECO mode, which is unusual. 93% of TVs do not have an ECO mode.

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Average High Frequency Rate

The high frequency rate of the Philips 40HFL5010 of 60Hz is fairly typical compared to most other TVs. It is in the fastest 31% of all TVs when ordered by this feature.

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Quite Narrow Horizontal Viewing Angle

The horizontal viewing angle of the 40HFL5010 of only 176° is fairly narrow compared to most other TVs. It is in the narrowest 24% of all televisions when ranked by this feature. The average horizontal viewing angle of all TVs is 180°, with the narrowest being 150° and the widest being 180°.

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Supports Miracast

The 40HFL5010 supports Miracast, unlike 87% of TVs which do not support Miracast.

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Supports Swivelling

The 40HFL5010 supports swivelling, unlike 96% of TVs which do not support swivelling.

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Age

Released Over Two Years Ago

This TV was released in June 2015.


Running Costs

Running Costs Are Low

This TV has an efficiency rating of A+, and the 40HFL5010 is in the cheapest 15% of all 4,025 TVs that we have analysed for 5 year running costs. Based on fine usage levels and energy prices, we estimate the 5 year running cost of the 40HFL5010 is only £62.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers tp vision 40hfl5010t12, philips 40hfl5010l12, philips hfl5010l
Barcodes 08718863004036, 08718863009277

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