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Philips 42PFT630912

£349.99
42" Full HD 60Hz Apr 2014
A++
Display Diagonal HD Type 3D High Frequency Rate Release Date £56.31 Electricity cost over 5 years
Very low running costs
Good brand
Good 3D picture quality
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Energy

Very Low Running Costs

This Philips television is rated A++ for energy efficiency, and the average running cost of the 42PFT6309 is only £57 over 5 years based on typical usage levels and energy prices, which makes it one of the cheapest to run TVs of a comparable age and type.


Reviews

Good Brand

We checked 2,088 expert and owner reviews (including 23 verified purchases) for Philips televisions and found that on average Philips has good reviews. We also found that Philips has good reviews specifically for its medium display diagonal TVs. 100% of those that bought a Philips TV would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Display

Good 3D Picture Quality

One Philips 42PFT6309 reviewer who reviewed the Philips 42PFT6309 thought it had a good 3D picture quality. Tv Nut mentioned in their Philips 42PFT6309 review on Amazon in October last year “It's a great picture 3d works very well”.

Full HD

Full HD

The display resolution of this TV is Full HD, which is typical of many TVs of a similar type and age to it. 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 TV supports a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, which is typical of many similar spec TVs that came out more than two years ago.

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Has a 2D-3D Converter

The 42PFT6309 has a 2D-3D converter. Most of the other TVs of a comparable age and spec to this TV also have a 2D-3D converter.

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Very Slow High Frequency Rate

Across all the similar spec televisions that came out more than two years ago the high frequency rates range from 50Hz to 1,600Hz. The 42PFT6309 has a quite slow high frequency rate (only 60 hertz) compared to most of the other TVs that were released more than two years ago.

If this television high frequency rate is not fast enough for you then you might also want to look at the LTDN50D36 (£322.65) (100Hz and cheaper), or the LTDN40K370 (£267.99) (100Hz and cheaper) both from Hisense or the Samsung UE40H6200 (£422.79) (200Hz and higher rated).

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Networking

Supports Wi-Fi

supports Wi-Fi

The 42PFT6309 supports Wi-Fi. Most of the other TVs of a comparable type and age to this television also support Wi-Fi.

It may also be worth also looking at one of the other TVs which support Wi-Fi currently available including a cheaper television such as the LG 42LB650 (£479.09) or you might consider a better rated television such as the Sony KDL-42W705 (£349.99), or the Samsung UE50F6400 (£349.99).

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Supports Miracast

The Philips 42PFT6309 supports Miracast. Most of the other similar spec TVs that are a comparable age to this TV also support Miracast.

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Has an Ethernet Port

The Philips 42PFT6309 has an ethernet port. Most of the other TVs of a similar age and type to this television also have an ethernet port.

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Smart TV

Interactive TV

The 42PFT6309 is interactive TV, as are most of the other medium display diagonal TVs that came out around the same time as this TV.

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Has an Internet TV Function

The 42PFT6309 has an internet TV function, as do most of the other medium display diagonal TVs that came out around the same time as this TV.

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Supports Smart TV Features

The 42PFT6309 supports smart TV features. Most of the other medium display diagonal TVs that have been available for a comparable time to this television also support smart TV features.

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Performance

Features Local Dimming

The 42PFT6309 features local dimming, which is unusual. Most of the other medium display diagonal TVs that have been around for a similar time to this TV do not feature local dimming.

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Ports & Interfaces

Has an Audio Input for DVI

The 42PFT6309 has an audio input for DVI, as do most of the other TVs that have been on the market for around the same time as this TV.

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Audio

Has an Auto Volume Leveler

The 42PFT6309 has an auto volume leveler. Most of the other TVs that came out more than two years ago also have an auto volume leveler.

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Quite High RMS Rated Power

Across all the similar spec televisions that have been around for a comparable time to this television the RMS rated powers range from 4W to 80W, and the average RMS rated power is 19W. The 42PFT6309 has one of the higher RMS rated powers (20 Watts) amongst medium display diagonal TVs of this age.

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Packaging Content

Features 3D Glasses Included

The 42PFT6309 features 3D glasses included, as do most of the other televisions of a similar spec and age to this TV.

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Management Features

Has an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)

The 42PFT6309 has an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG), as do most of the other televisions of a similar spec and age to this TV.

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Other

Released Over Three Years Ago

It was April 2017 when this medium display diagonal television was released.

Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers philips 42pft630912, 42pft630960
Barcodes 08712581723774, 08712581725853

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