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Philips 48HFL2829

48" Full HD Flat 81mm Jan 2015
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Display Diagonal HD Type Screen Shape Depth Release Date Energy Efficiency Rating
Philips has good TV reviews
Full HD
Does not have a built-in camera

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Philips Has Good TV Reviews

Based on 2,108 owner and expert reviews (including 24 verified purchases), Philips has good reviews for its TVs. Philips also has good reviews specifically for its medium display diagonal TVs compared to other manufacturers. 96% of those that bought a Philips television would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


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Released Over Two Years Ago

Philips released the 48HFL2829 in January 2015.


Design

Does Not Have a Built-In Camera

Like most of the other televisions of a similar spec and age to this television, the Philips 48HFL2829 does not have a built-in camera.

Other TVs which also have a built-in camera that you might want to consider include the UN46ES8000F, or the UN46F8000BF both from Samsung.

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Display

Full HD

Full HD

The display resolution of this television is Full HD, which is the most frequently found HD type on televisions of a comparable age and spec 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 television supports a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, which is the most frequently supported display resolution on TVs of a similar spec and age to it.

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Very Slow Motion Interpolation Frequency

With a motion interpolation frequency of only 100 hertz, the Philips 48HFL2829 has a quite slow motion interpolation frequency compared to most of the other televisions of this spec and age. The average motion interpolation frequency of televisions of a similar type and age to this TV is 320Hz, and the motion interpolation frequencies range from 50Hz to 1,800Hz.

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48 Inches Display Diagonal

This is a 48 inch TV.

We think you might also be interested in some of the alternative 48" TVs currently available including because of its better review score, the Philips 48PFS6909 (£512.49).

If you want a TV with a larger display diagonal then you might want to consider the LG 49LF6309 (49") which also has a higher rating.

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Networking

Does Not Support Wi-Fi

The 48HFL2829 does not support Wi-Fi, unlike most of the other medium display diagonal TVs that have been around for a similar time to this TV which support Wi-Fi.

There are a number of alternative TVs which also support Wi-Fi that you might want to consider including the 42LW579, or the 47LB730 both from LG.

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Does Not Have an Ethernet Port

The Philips 48HFL2829 does not have an ethernet port, unlike most of the other medium display diagonal TVs that have been available for more than two years which have an ethernet port.

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Smart TV

Does Not Support Smart TV

The 48HFL2829 does not support Smart TV, unlike most of the other TVs that have been on the market for more than two years.

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Does Not Support Internet TV

The 48HFL2829 does not support internet TV. Most of the other medium display diagonal TVs that are a similar age to this TV do support internet TV.

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Ports & Interfaces

Has a PC in (D-Sub) Port

The 48HFL2829 has a PC in (D-Sub) port, unlike most of the other medium display diagonal TVs that have been around for a similar time to this television which do not have a PC in (D-Sub) port.

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Management Features

Has an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)

The Philips 48HFL2829 has an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG), as do most of the other similar spec televisions that were released around the same time as this television.

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Audio

Has an Equalizer

The 48HFL2829 has an equalizer. Most of the other comparable spec TVs that came out more than two years ago also have an equalizer.

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Quite Low RMS Rated Power

The average RMS rated power of TVs of a similar type and age to this TV is 21W. The 48HFL2829 has a quite low RMS rated power (only 16 Watts) compared to most of the other medium display diagonal TVs that have been available for around the same time as this TV.

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Weight & Dimensions

Quite Thick

TVs of a similar age and type to this television have depths of between 3.5mm and 100mm. The 48HFL2829 has one of the thicker depths (81 millimeters) amongst similar spec televisions of this age.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers philips 48hfl2829t
Barcodes 08718863003862

Philips 48HFL2829 Review Sources

To prepare this Philips 48HFL2829 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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