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Philips 40PUK680912

£512.19
40" 4K Ultra HD Active Aug 2014
A+
Display Diagonal HD Type 3D 3D Type Release Date £73.94 Electricity cost over 5 years
Good 3D picture quality
Running costs are very low
Poor expert reviews
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Energy

Running Costs Are Very Low

The energy efficiency classification of this Philips TV is A+, and the 40PUK6809 has an average 5 year running cost of only £74 based on average usage levels and energy prices, which makes it one of the most economic to run televisions of this type and age.


Reviews

Poor Expert Reviews

This 4K and 8K TV received a rating of 60% from television expert review website Digital Versus. TV experts aren't convinced by this TV.

Philips Has Good Reviews for Its TVs

We checked 2,108 owner and expert reviews (including 1,635 verified purchases) for Philips TVs and found that on average Philips has good reviews. We also found that Philips has good reviews specifically within its 4K and 8K TVs range. 99% of those that bought a Philips television would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Design

Good Product Quality

One Philips 40PUK6809 reviewer who reviewed this TV wrote that it was good quality. In October last year Digital Versus wrote “Good 3D picture quality” in their Philips 40PUK6809 review.


Features

Good Stand

One Philips 40PUK6809 owner who reviewed the product considered that it had a good stand. Digitalversus.com wrote in their Philips 40PUK6809 review on expert website Digital Versus “The TV rests on a large brushed-metal stand that provides great stability”.


Display

4K Ultra HD

4K Ultra HD

The display resolution of this TV is 4K Ultra HD, which is typical of many TVs that have been around for around the same time as it. 4K Ultra HD TVs have a resolution of 3840 x 2160 pixels.

4K Ultra HD TVs have a resolution of 3840 x 2160 pixels.

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Good 3D Picture Quality

One Philips 40PUK6809 reviewer wrote in their reviews that this TV had a good 3D picture quality.

Good Picture Quality

One Philips 40PUK6809 owner who reviewed it thought it had good picture quality.

Has a 2D-3D Converter

The Philips 40PUK6809 has a 2D-3D converter. Most of the other comparable spec televisions that have been around for around the same time as this TV also have a 2D-3D converter.

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40 Inches Display Diagonal

This is a 40 inches television.

Alternative 40" TVs currently available that you might want to look at include the Philips 40PUS6809 (£471.59) which has better reviews.

If this Philips TV display diagonal is not large enough for you then you might want to consider the 42UB820 (£522.99) (42" and higher rated), or the 43UF640 (£449.95) (43" and higher rated) both from LG or the Sony KD-43X8309 (£399) (43" and higher rated).

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Other

Released Over Two Years Ago

This Philips television was released in August 2014.


Networking

Supports Wi-Fi

supports Wi-Fi

The Philips 40PUK6809 supports Wi-Fi. Most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that have been available for more than two years also support Wi-Fi.

We compared all the other TVs which support Wi-Fi to this TV and we think because of their better review scores, the LG 42UB820 (£522.99), the Panasonic TX-48AX630, and the Samsung UE48JU6400 (£509.99) are also worth considering.

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Has an Ethernet Port

The Philips 40PUK6809 has an ethernet port. Most of the other TVs of a similar type and age to this TV also have an ethernet port.

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Ports & Interfaces

Has an Audio Input for DVI

The 40PUK6809 has an audio input for DVI, as do most of the other TVs of this age and spec.

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Has a Common Interface (CI) Slot

The 40PUK6809 has a common interface (CI) slot. Most of the other televisions of a similar type and age to this TV do not have a common interface (CI) slot.

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Packaging Content

Has a Desktop Stand Included

The 40PUK6809 has a desktop stand included, as do most of the other TVs of a comparable spec and age to this television.

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Has a Pair of 3D Glasses Included

The 40PUK6809 has a pair of 3D glasses included. Most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that have been around for a similar time to this TV also have a pair of 3D glasses included.

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Audio

Has an Auto Volume Leveler

The 40PUK6809 has an auto volume leveler, as do most of the other TVs of this age and type.

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Performance

Has a Game Mode

The Philips 40PUK6809 has a game mode, as do most of the other TVs that were released around the same time as this television.

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Features Local Dimming

The Philips 40PUK6809 features local dimming. Most of the other televisions that are a comparable age to this TV also feature local dimming.

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Management Features

Has an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)

The 40PUK6809 has an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG), as do most of the other TVs of a similar age and spec to this TV.

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Smart TV

Supports Interactive TV

The Philips 40PUK6809 supports interactive TV, as do most of the other TVs that were released more than two years ago.

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Supports Internet TV

The 40PUK6809 supports internet TV. Most of the other televisions of a similar age and spec to this TV also support internet TV.

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Supports Smart TV

The 40PUK6809 supports Smart TV, as do most of the other TVs of this age and type.

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Supports Two Video Apps

The number of video apps supported by the 40PUK6809 is more than most TVs that have been on the market for a similar time to it. This Philips television supports a YouTube video apps, which is the most frequently supported video apps supported by televisions of a similar age and type to this TV. The video apps "NetFlix" is also supported by this TV.

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Weight & Dimensions

Quite Thin

The 40PUK6809 has a quite thin depth (only 38 millimeters) compared to most of the other televisions of a similar age and type to this television. 4K and 8K TVs that were released more than two years ago have depths of between 10mm and 100mm, and the average depth is 58mm.

We think you might also be interested in some of the other 38mm thick televisions currently available including the Philips 40PUS6809 (£471.59) which has better reviews.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers philips 40puk680912, philips f3y021bf2m
Barcodes 08712581718626

Philips 40PUK6809 Review Sources

To prepare this Philips 40PUK6809 review we compared this TV to 4,701 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 1,018,001 product attributes, 85,134 TV reviews and 3,292,400 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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