Philips 40PFT5500 Review
|Value for Money||
|Missing Some Features|
|2 Years Old|
|£64 Over 5 Years|
Why Has it Scored 59?
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It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better TVs are available. View the latest TVs 2017.
This TV has an energy efficiency classification of A+, and its running costs of only £64 over 5 years are in the cheapest 16% of all 4,025 TVs that we have compared it to. View all energy saving televisions.
It is missing some features:
Only Full HD
Does not feature OLED technology
Does not feature local dimming
What is This TV Best Used For?Having compared this Philips TV with other relevant TVs, we have concluded that it is mediocre for playing games, ranking number 280 in TVs for gaming. It is also mediocre for watching sport, ranking number 546 in TVs for sport as well being mediocre for watching films, ranking number 579 in TVs for films.
Philips 40PFT5500 In-Depth Analysis
Philips Has Very Good Reviews for Its TVs
Based on 2,496 expert and user reviews (including 1,948 verified purchases), Philips has very good reviews for its TVs. 99% of those that bought a Philips television would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.
Value For Money
Excellent Value for Money
The product is under 3 years old but has mediocre features but at £369.00 it is cheaper than 74% of TVs.
Only Full HD
The display resolution of this television is Full HD, which is the most frequently found HD type on TVs. Full HD TVs have a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels.
Average Display Diagonal
The display diagonal of the 40PFT5500 of 40" is fairly average compared to most other TVs. It is in the largest 32% of all TVs when ranked by this feature.
Does Not Feature OLED Technology
The Philips 40PFT5500 does not feature OLED technology, although it is worth noting that 98% of TVs also do not feature OLED technology.
The 40PFT5500 is not 3D. 74% of TVs are also not 3D.
The 40PFT5500's thickness of 64mm is fairly typical compared to most other TVs. It is in the thickest 63% of all TVs when ranked by this feature.
The 40PFT5500 supports Wi-Fi, as do 59% of TVs.
Supports Video On Demand (VOD)
The 40PFT5500 supports video on demand (VOD), unlike 97% of TVs which do not support video on demand (VOD).
Supports Interactive TV
The 40PFT5500 supports interactive TV, which is unusual. 93% of TVs do not support interactive TV.
Supports Wi-Fi Direct
The 40PFT5500 supports Wi-Fi Direct, which is unusual. 72% of TVs do not support Wi-Fi Direct.
Does Not Feature Local Dimming
Like most other TVs, the Philips 40PFT5500 does not feature local dimming. 76% of TVs do not feature local dimming.
Has an Audio Input for DVI
The 40PFT5500 has an audio input for DVI, which is unusual. 92% of TVs do not have an audio input for DVI.
The Philips 40PFT5500 supports Miracast. 87% of TVs do not support Miracast.
Released Over Two Years Ago
This TV has been on the market since July 2015.
Running Costs Are Low
This television has an energy efficiency classification of A+. The 40PFT5500 is in the cheapest 16% of all 4,025 TVs that we have looked at for running costs. Based on alright energy prices, we estimate the 40PFT5500 will cost only £64 over 5 years to run.
|Manufacturer Part Numbers||philips 40pft550012rb|