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Philips 40PFH4200

77

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Philips 40PFH4200

£329.00
£250.00 £79 cheaper than 17 days ago
Philips 40PFH4200
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A cheap and very economical to run 40" Full HD TV, good for watching sport
40" Full HD No 77mm May 2015 A+
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Philips 40PFH4200 Review

With low running costs and representing excellent value for money, we have ranked the Philips 40PFH4200 number 137 in best selling TVs, number 178 in 40 inch TVs and number 892 across all TVs.
87
Value for Money
Very Good
70
Features
Good Features
76
Age
2 Years Old
88
Running Costs
£62 Over 5 Years
77
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 77?

Hisense 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 TVs 2018.
This TV has an energy efficiency classification of A+, and its running costs of £62 over 5 years are typical compared to the other 4,318 TVs that we have compared it to. View all energy saving TVs.
It has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Has an auto volume leveler
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Digital crystal clear: precision you'll want to share
100 hz PMR for sharp moving images
Two HDMI input ports and easylink for integrated connectivity
USB for multimedia playback
Ultra narrow bezel gives you more picture to love
Open stand design creates a light, floating effect
Only Full HD
Smaller than average display diagonal

What is This TV Best Used For?

Having compared this Philips TV with other relevant TVs, we have concluded that it is very good for playing games, ranking number 227 in TVs for gaming. It is also very good for watching films, ranking number 404 in TVs for film as well being very good for watching sport, ranking number 402 in TVs for sport.
73
Watching Films
Very Good
73
Watching Sport
Very Good
76
Playing Games
Very Good

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Our unique forecasting algorithm looks at historic price trends and predicts the most likely price change over the next 2 weeks. You may want to consider buying now before the price goes up. The price has dropped from £329 to £250 in the last 17 days. You may want to consider buying now before the price goes back up.
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How Big is the Philips 40PFH4200?

The Philips 40PFH4200 is 918mm wide and 77mm tall. It is 531mm thick and weighs 8.8kg.

Philips 40PFH4200 front dimensions
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Philips 40PFH4200 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Philips Televisions Have Very Good Reviews

We checked 3,303 expert and owner reviews (including 2,589 verified purchases) for Philips TVs and found that on average Philips has very good ratings. 98% of those that bought a Philips television would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Value for Money

Price Has Gone Down by £79 (24%)

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Running Costs

Running Costs Are OK

This TV has an energy efficiency classification of A+. Based on average energy prices we estimate that the 5 year running cost of the 40PFH4200 is £62, which is typical compared to the other 4,318 TVs.

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Age

Released Over Two Years Ago

This TV was released in May 2015.

Features

Only Full HD

The display resolution of this television is Full HD, which is typical of many TVs. Full HD TVs have a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels.

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Smaller Than Average Display Diagonal

TVs have display diagonals of between 13" and 110", and the average display diagonal is 46". The Philips 40PFH4200's display diagonal of only 40" is smaller than average when compared to most other televisions. It is smaller than 70% of all televisions when ordered by this feature.

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Does Not Feature OLED/QLED Technology

Like most other televisions, the Philips 40PFH4200 does not feature OLED/QLED technology. 98% of televisions do not feature OLED/QLED technology.

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Not 3D

Like most other televisions, the Philips 40PFH4200 is not 3D. 75% of televisions are not 3D.

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Thicker Than Average

Televisions have thicknesses of between 1.7mm and 100mm, and the average thickness is 60mm. The 40PFH4200's thickness of 77mm is thicker than 78% of all televisions when ranked by this feature.

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Does Not Support Wi-Fi

The Philips 40PFH4200 does not support Wi-Fi, unlike most other televisions. 61% of televisions support Wi-Fi.

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Does Not Feature Local Dimming

The 40PFH4200 does not feature local dimming. 76% of TVs also do not feature local dimming.

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Very Slow High Frequency Rate

The high frequency rate of the 40PFH4200 of only 60Hz is in the slowest 25% of all televisions when ordered by this feature. The high frequency rates of TVs range from 50Hz to 3,000Hz, and the average high frequency rate is 260Hz.

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Has an Auto Volume Leveler

The Philips 40PFH4200 has an auto volume leveler, which is unusual. 83% of televisions do not have an auto volume leveler.

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Only One USB Port

The Philips 40PFH4200 is a one USB port TV. Most of the other televisions have between one and two USB ports.

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Does Not Support Internet TV

Like most other televisions, the 40PFH4200 does not support internet TV. 59% of televisions do not support internet TV.

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Very Dim Display Brightness

The Philips 40PFH4200's display brightness of only 200 cd/m² is dimmer than average when compared to most other televisions. It is in the dimmest 8% of all TVs when sorted by this feature. TVs have display brightnesses of between 50 cd/m² and 4,000 cd/m², and the average display brightness is 360 cd/m².

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Very Slow Motion Interpolation Frequency

The Philips 40PFH4200's motion interpolation frequency of only 100Hz is slower than 90% of all televisions when sorted by this feature. The average motion interpolation frequency of all televisions is 450Hz, with the slowest being 50Hz and the fastest being 3,000Hz.

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Lower Than Average RMS Rated Power

The RMS rated power of the 40PFH4200 of only 16W is lower than 75% of all televisions when ordered by this feature. The RMS rated powers of televisions range from 2W to 200W, and the average RMS rated power is 21W.

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Does Not Have an Ethernet Port

The 40PFH4200 does not have an ethernet port, unlike most other televisions. 65% of televisions have an ethernet port.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

40pfh420088 40pfh4200, philips 40pfh420088, cello 40pfh4200tv

Barcodes:

08718863004173

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