Philips 40PUS6809 Review
|Value for Money||
|3 Years Old|
|£74 Over 5 Years|
Why Has it Scored 66?
It has fantastic user reviews but average expert reviews with an average overall rating of 78%. Samsung televisions also have excellent reviews in general.
This TV is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer TVs with better features are available. However it has good reviews so it may still be worth considering. View the latest TVs 2017.
This Philips TV has an energy efficiency classification of A+, and its running costs of £74 over 5 years are typical compared to the other 4,021 TVs that we have compared it to. View all energy saving TVs.
The 40PUS6809 has some good features, but is also missing a few features:
Does not feature OLED technology
What is This TV Best Used For?Having compared it with other relevant TVs, we have concluded that it is average for watching films on, ranking number 198 in TVs for films. It is also average for watching sport on, ranking number 435 in TVs for sport as well being mediocre for playing games on, ranking number 289 in TVs for gaming.
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Philips 40PUS6809 Video Reviews
Philips 40PUS6809 In-Depth Analysis
Expert Reviews Are Average
Philips Has Very Good TV Reviews
Based on 2,501 expert and user reviews (including 1,948 verified purchases), Philips has very good ratings for its televisions. 99% of those that bought a Philips TV would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.
Value For Money
Mediocre Value for Money
The product has excellent reviews but average features and is over 6 months old. However at £471.59 it is cheaper than 63% of TVs.
Average Display Diagonal
The display diagonal of the Philips 40PUS6809 of 40" is pretty average compared to most other TVs. It is in the largest 27% of all televisions when ordered by this feature.
The highest resolution of the Philips 40PUS6809 is 4K. That's over four times the resolution of a Full HD TV, which is the most frequently found resolution. Across all TVs the worst resolution is HD Ready and the best is 8K. 4K Ultra HD TVs have a resolution of 3840 x 2160 pixels.
4K Ultra HD TVs have a resolution of 3840 x 2160 pixels.
Does Not Feature OLED Technology
Like most other TVs, the 40PUS6809 does not feature OLED technology. 98% of TVs do not feature OLED technology.
The 40PUS6809 is 3D, which is unusual. 74% of TVs are not 3D.
TVs have thicknesses of between 1.7mm and 100mm, and the average thickness is 60mm. The thickness of the 40PUS6809 of only 38mm is in the thinnest 14% of all televisions when sorted by this feature.
The 40PUS6809 supports Wi-Fi. 59% of TVs also support Wi-Fi.
Has an Auto Volume Leveler
The 40PUS6809 has an auto volume leveler, which is unusual. 83% of TVs do not have an auto volume leveler.
Supports Interactive TV
The Philips 40PUS6809 supports interactive TV, unlike 93% of TVs which do not support interactive TV.
3840 X 2160 Pixels Display Resolution
The highest display resolution supported by the 40PUS6809 is 3840 x 2160 pixels. That's over four times the resolution of a 1920 x 1080 pixels television, which is the most common resolution supported by TVs. The worst resolution of all TVs is 1024 x 768 pixels and the best is 5120 x 2160 pixels.
Has an Audio Input for DVI
The 40PUS6809 has an audio input for DVI, unlike 92% of televisions which do not have an audio input for DVI.
The 40PUS6809 supports Miracast, unlike 87% of TVs which do not support Miracast.
Has a 2D-3D Converter
The Philips 40PUS6809 has a 2D-3D converter, which is unusual. 86% of TVs do not have a 2D-3D converter.
Supports Netflix and YouTube
The 40PUS6809 has a greater number of video apps than most TVs. This TV supports a Netflix video app, which is the most frequently supported video app supported by TVs. The video app "YouTube" is also supported by this Philips TV.
Features Local Dimming
The 40PUS6809 features local dimming, which is unusual. 76% of TVs do not feature local dimming.
Has a Pair of 3D Glasses Included
The 40PUS6809 has a pair of 3D glasses included. 85% of TVs do not have a pair of 3D glasses included.
Released Over Three Years Ago
This TV has been on the market since March 2014.
Running Costs Are OK
This television has an energy efficiency classification of A+, and based on adequate energy prices and usage levels we estimate that the 5 year running cost of the 40PUS6809 is £74, which is typical compared to the other 4,021 televisions.
|Manufacturer Part Numbers||philips f3y021bf2m, philips 40pus6809|