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43

Overall Score

Philips 40PFT4101

An economical to run 40" Full HD television, but with not very good features
40" Full HD No No Mar 2016
Display Diagonal HD Type 3D OLED Technology Release Date

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Philips 40PFT4101 Review

With low running costs and at under 2 years old, we have scored the Philips 40PFT4101 as follows for Summary.
29
Missing Some Features
73
17 Months Old
74
£82 Over 5 Years
Overall Score
43
Mediocre

Why Has it Scored 43?

Samsung televisions have excellent reviews in general.
At over a year old this TV is slightly out of date, and newer TVs with more up to date technology are available. View the latest TVs 2017.
It has an energy efficiency rating of A, and its running costs of £82 over 5 years are typical compared to the other 4,025 televisions that we have compared it to. View all energy saving TVs.
This TV is missing some features:
Only Full HD
Does not feature OLED technology
Not 3D
Fairly thick

Philips 40PFT4101 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews

Philips Has Very Good Television Reviews

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


Features

Average Display Diagonal

The Philips 40PFT4101's display diagonal of 40" is fairly standard compared to most other TVs. It is in the largest 29% of all TVs when ranked by this feature.

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Only Full HD

The display resolution of this television 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 televisions, the 40PFT4101 does not feature OLED technology. 98% of TVs do not feature OLED technology.

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Not 3D

Like most other TVs, the 40PFT4101 is not 3D. 74% of TVs are not 3D.

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Fairly Thick

The thinnest thickness of TVs is 1.7mm, the thickest is 100mm, and the average thickness is 60mm. The thickness of the Philips 40PFT4101 of 79mm is fairly thick compared to most other TVs. It is in the thickest 16% of all TVs when ordered by this feature.

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Does Not Support Wi-Fi

The 40PFT4101 does not support Wi-Fi, unlike most other TVs. 59% of TVs support Wi-Fi.

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Does Not Support Internet TV

The 40PFT4101 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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Quite Dim Display Brightness

The display brightness of the Philips 40PFT4101 of only 200 cd/m² is in the dimmest 3% of all televisions when ordered by this feature. The dimmest display brightness of TVs is 50 cd/m², the brightest is 4,000 cd/m², and the average display brightness is 340 cd/m².

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Has an Auto Volume Leveler

The Philips 40PFT4101 has an auto volume leveler, which is unusual. 83% of TVs do not have an auto volume leveler.

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Supports Picture Mute (for Radio)

The 40PFT4101 supports picture mute (for radio), unlike 98% of TVs which do not support picture mute (for radio).

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Quite Low RMS Rated Power

The 40PFT4101's RMS rated power of only 16W is in the lowest 21% of all TVs when sorted by this feature. TVs have RMS rated powers of between 2W and 120W, and the average RMS rated power is 21W.

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Has an Audio Input for DVI

The 40PFT4101 has an audio input for DVI, unlike 92% of TVs which do not have an audio input for DVI.

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Has an ECO Mode

The Philips 40PFT4101 has an ECO mode. 93% of TVs do not have an ECO mode.

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Does Not Have an Ethernet Port

The 40PFT4101 does not have an ethernet port, unlike 64% of televisions which have an ethernet port.

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Age

Released 17 Months Ago

This Philips television was released in March 2016.


Running Costs

Running Costs Are OK

This TV has an energy efficiency rating of A, and based on satisfactory energy prices and usage levels we estimate that the 5 year running cost of the 40PFT4101 is £82, which is typical compared to the other 4,025 TVs.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers philips 40pft410112, 40pft410160
Barcodes 08718863007693, 08718863007730

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Frequently Asked Questions About the Philips 40PFT4101

Vastly higher RMS rated power
28% larger display diagonal
1mm thinner
More expensive to run over five years by 68%
£24.04 cheaper to run
29% brighter display brightness
25% smaller display diagonal
4W higher RMS rated power
74% higher running costs over five years

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