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Philips 40PFK4100

An economical to run 40" Full HD TV, but with poor features
40" Full HD No No Mar 2015
Display Diagonal HD Type 3D OLED Technology Release Date

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Philips 40PFK4100 Review

With low running costs but at over 2 years old,
29
Missing Some Features
59
2 Years Old
77
£76 Over 5 Years
Overall Score
41
Mediocre

Why Has it Scored 41?

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 energy efficiency classification of A+, and its running costs of £76 over 5 years are typical compared to the other 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 thick

Philips 40PFK4100 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews

Very Good Brand

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


Features

Average Display Diagonal

The 40PFK4100's display diagonal of 40" is relatively average compared to most other TVs. It is in the largest 34% 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 typical of many TVs. Full HD TVs have a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels.

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Does Not Feature OLED Technology

The Philips 40PFK4100 does not feature OLED technology. 98% of TVs also do not feature OLED technology.

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Not 3D

The Philips 40PFK4100 is not 3D, although it is worth noting that 74% of televisions are also not 3D.

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Quite Thick

The 40PFK4100's thickness of 77mm is fairly thick compared to most other TVs. It is in the thickest 20% of all TVs when sorted by this feature. The average thickness of all TVs is 60mm, with the thinnest being 1.7mm and the thickest being 100mm.

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Does Not Support Wi-Fi

The 40PFK4100 does not support Wi-Fi. 59% of TVs do support Wi-Fi.

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Very Slow Motion Interpolation Frequency

The motion interpolation frequency of the 40PFK4100 of only 100Hz is in the slowest 9% of all TVs when ranked by this feature. The slowest motion interpolation frequency of TVs is 50Hz, the fastest is 3,000Hz, and the average motion interpolation frequency is 440Hz.

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Quite Dim Display Brightness

The display brightness of the 40PFK4100 of only 200 cd/m² is in the dimmest 3% 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 340 cd/m².

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Does Not Have an Ethernet Port

The 40PFK4100 does not have an ethernet port, unlike 64% of TVs which have an ethernet port.

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Has an Auto Volume Leveler

The Philips 40PFK4100 has an auto volume leveler, which is unusual. 83% of TVs do not have an auto volume leveler.

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Has an Audio Input for DVI

The 40PFK4100 has an audio input for DVI, unlike 92% of televisions which do not have an audio input for DVI.

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Does Not Support Internet TV

The 40PFK4100 does not support internet TV, although it is worth keeping in mind that 61% of TVs also do not support internet TV.

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Does Not Feature Local Dimming

The 40PFK4100 does not feature local dimming, although it is worth noting that 76% of TVs also do not feature local dimming.

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Quite Low RMS Rated Power

TVs have RMS rated powers of between 2W and 120W, and the average RMS rated power is 21W. The RMS rated power of the Philips 40PFK4100 of only 16W is in the lowest 25% of all televisions when ranked by this feature.

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Average High Frequency Rate

The high frequency rate of the Philips 40PFK4100 of 60Hz is fairly average compared to most other TVs. It is in the fastest 28% of all TVs when ordered by this feature.

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Age

Released Over Two Years Ago

This TV was released in March 2015.


Running Costs

Running Costs Are OK

This television has an energy efficiency classification of A+, and the average 5 year running cost of the 40PFK4100 is £76 based on alright energy prices and usage levels, which is typical compared to the other 4,025 TVs.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers philips 40pfk4100
Barcodes 08718863003121

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