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Philips 40PFS6609/12

40" Full HD Active Mar 2014
A+
Display Diagonal HD Type 3D 3D Type Release Date £61.12 Electricity cost over 5 years
Running costs are very low
Good brand
Full HD

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Energy

Running Costs Are Very Low

The energy efficiency classification of this medium display diagonal TV is A+, and the average 5 year running cost of the 40PFS6609/12 is only £62 based on typical energy prices and usage levels, which makes it one of the most economic to run TVs of a similar type and age.


Reviews

Good Brand

Based on 2,107 expert and user reviews (including 23 verified purchases), Philips has good reviews for its TVs. Philips also has good reviews specifically for its medium display diagonal TVs compared to other brands. 100% of those that bought a Philips television would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Other

Released Over Three Years Ago

It was March 2014 when this medium display diagonal TV was released.


Display

Full HD

Full HD

The display resolution of this TV is Full HD, which is the most commonly found HD type on medium display diagonal TVs that have been on the market for more than two years. Full HD TVs have a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels.

Full HD TVs have a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution

This television supports a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, which is typical of many TVs of this spec and age.

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Has a 2D-3D Converter

The 40PFS6609/12 has a 2D-3D converter. Most of the other similar spec televisions that were released more than two years ago also have a 2D-3D converter.

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40 Inches Display Diagonal

This is a 40 inch TV.

If you want a TV with a larger display diagonal then you might want to consider the LG 42LF5610 (£294.99) (42") which also has a higher rating.

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Networking

Supports Wi-Fi

supports Wi-Fi

The 40PFS6609/12 supports Wi-Fi. Most of the other medium display diagonal TVs that came out more than two years ago also support Wi-Fi.

There are a number of other TVs which support Wi-Fi currently available that you might want to look at including the LG 42LW579, or the Panasonic TX-47AS650 which both of have better reviews.

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Supports Miracast

The 40PFS6609/12 supports Miracast. Most of the other TVs of this age and type also support Miracast.

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Has an Ethernet Port

The Philips 40PFS6609/12 has an ethernet port. Most of the other comparable spec TVs that have been around for around the same time as this TV also have an ethernet port.

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Ports & Interfaces

Has an Audio Input for DVI

The 40PFS6609/12 has an audio input for DVI. Most of the other medium display diagonal TVs that have been available for more than two years also have an audio input for DVI.

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Ergonomics

Supports Smartphones Being Used As a Remote

The 40PFS6609/12 supports smartphones being used as a remote. Most of the other televisions of this age and type also support smartphones being used as a remote.

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Packaging Content

Has a Pair of 3D Glasses Included

The Philips 40PFS6609/12 has a pair of 3D glasses included, as do most of the other televisions of a comparable type and age to this TV.

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Has a Desktop Stand Included

The 40PFS6609/12 has a desktop stand included. Most of the other medium display diagonal TVs that are a comparable age to this TV also have a desktop stand included.

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Audio

Has an Auto Volume Leveler

The 40PFS6609/12 has an auto volume leveler, as do most of the other TVs of a similar age and type to this TV.

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Quite High RMS Rated Power

The Philips 40PFS6609/12 has a quite high RMS rated power (20 Watts) compared to most of the other comparable spec TVs that have been around for around the same time as this television. The lowest RMS rated power of comparable spec televisions that were released more than two years ago is 4W and the highest is 1,000W.

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Management Features

Has an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)

The 40PFS6609/12 has an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG), as do most of the other televisions of a comparable age and type to this TV.

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Smart TV

Supports Interactive TV

The Philips 40PFS6609/12 supports interactive TV. Most of the other medium display diagonal TVs that have been around for a similar time to this TV also support interactive TV.

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Supports Internet TV

The 40PFS6609/12 supports internet TV, as do most of the other TVs of a comparable type and age to this television.

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Supports Smart TV

The 40PFS6609/12 supports Smart TV. Most of the other TVs of this type and age also support Smart TV.

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Supports Two Video Apps

The 40PFS6609/12 has a greater number of video apps than most medium display diagonal TVs that were launched more than two years ago. This television supports a YouTube video apps, which is the most frequently supported video apps supported by medium display diagonal TVs that have been available for more than two years. The video apps "NetFlix" is also supported by this TV.

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Weight & Dimensions

Average Depth

The 40PFS6609/12 has a relatively standard depth (56 millimeters) compared to most of the other TVs of a comparable spec and age to this TV.

Other 56mm thick TVs currently available that you might want to look at include because of its better review score, the Toshiba 46TL963.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers 40pfs660912
Barcodes 08712581708931

Philips 40PFS6609/12 Review Sources

To prepare this Philips 40PFS6609/12 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 1,043,377 product attributes, 88,300 TV reviews and 3,666,500 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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