Philips 42PFT6309 Review
|Value for Money||
|3 Years Old|
|£57 Over 5 Years|
Why Has it Scored 59?
It has excellent user reviews with an average user rating of 100%. Samsung televisions also have excellent reviews in general.
This TV is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better televisions are available. View the latest televisions 2017.
It has an energy efficiency rating of A++, and its running costs of only £57 over 5 years are in the cheapest 12% of all 4,025 TVs that we have compared it to. View all energy saving televisions.
This Philips TV has some good features, but is also missing a few features:
Only Full HD
Does not feature OLED technology
What is This TV Best Used For?Having compared the 42PFT6309 with other relevant TVs, we have concluded that it is average for watching films, ranking number 273 in TVs for films. It is also mediocre for playing games, ranking number 366 in TVs for gaming as well being mediocre for watching sport, ranking number 654 in TVs for sport.
Philips 42PFT6309 In-Depth Analysis
Philips Has Very Good TV Reviews
We checked 2,496 expert and user reviews (including 1,948 verified purchases) for Philips televisions and found that on average Philips has very good reviews compared to other brands. 99% of those that bought a Philips television would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.
Value For Money
Only Full HD
The display resolution of this TV is Full HD, which is the most commonly found HD type on TVs. Full HD TVs have a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels.
Average Display Diagonal
The Philips 42PFT6309's display diagonal of 42" is relatively typical compared to most other TVs. It is in the largest 39% of all TVs when ordered by this feature.
Does Not Feature OLED Technology
Like most other TVs, the Philips 42PFT6309 does not feature OLED technology. 98% of televisions do not feature OLED technology.
The 42PFT6309 is 3D. 74% of televisions are not 3D.
The thickness of the 42PFT6309 of 70mm is relatively typical compared to most other TVs. It is in the thickest 74% of all TVs when ranked by this feature.
The 42PFT6309 supports Wi-Fi. 59% of TVs also support Wi-Fi.
Supports Interactive TV
The 42PFT6309 supports interactive TV. 93% of TVs do not support interactive TV.
Has a 2D-3D Converter
The Philips 42PFT6309 has a 2D-3D converter, which is unusual. 86% of TVs do not have a 2D-3D converter.
Features Local Dimming
The 42PFT6309 features local dimming, which is unusual. 76% of TVs do not feature local dimming.
Has an Audio Input for DVI
The Philips 42PFT6309 has an audio input for DVI. 92% of TVs do not have an audio input for DVI.
The 42PFT6309 supports Miracast, unlike 87% of TVs which do not support Miracast.
Has an Auto Volume Leveler
The 42PFT6309 has an auto volume leveler, which is unusual. 83% of TVs do not have an auto volume leveler.
Supports Netflix and YouTube
The 42PFT6309 has a greater number of video apps than most TVs. This Philips 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 television.
Has a Pair of 3D Glasses Included
The Philips 42PFT6309 has a pair of 3D glasses included. 85% of TVs do not have a pair of 3D glasses included.
Very Slow High Frequency Rate
The high frequency rates of televisions range from 20Hz to 3,000Hz, and the average high frequency rate is 260Hz. The high frequency rate of the 42PFT6309 of only 60Hz is in the slowest 18% of all TVs when ordered by this feature.
Released Over Three Years Ago
This Philips TV has been on the market since April 2014.
Low Running Costs
This TV is rated A++ for energy efficiency, and the 42PFT6309 has an average 5 year running cost of only £57 based on average energy prices and usage levels, which makes it one of the cheaper to run TVs.
|Manufacturer Part Numbers||philips 42pft630912|