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Philips 48PFK5500

48" Full HD 60Hz Flat Jun 2015
A+
Display Diagonal HD Type High Frequency Rate Screen Shape Release Date £79.95 Electricity cost over 5 years
Philips has good television reviews
Full HD
Supports Wi-Fi

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Reviews

Philips Has Good Television Reviews

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


Energy

Running Costs Are Average

This medium display diagonal TV is rated A+ for energy efficiency, and the 48PFK5500 is typical compared to the other 225 TVs of a comparable age and spec that we have assessed for 5 year running costs. Based on average energy prices and usage levels, we estimate the 5 year running cost of the 48PFK5500 is £80.


Other

Released Over a Year Ago

It was June 2015 when this TV was released.


Display

Full HD

Full HD

The display resolution of this TV is Full HD, which is the most commonly found HD type on televisions of this spec and age. 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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Not 3D

The 48PFK5500 is not 3D. Most of the other comparable spec TVs that have been available for a similar time to this TV are also not 3D.

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Average High Frequency Rate

At 60 hertz, the 48PFK5500 has a relatively standard high frequency rate compared to most of the other medium display diagonal TVs that came out more than a year ago.

We compared all the other 60Hz refresh rate televisions to this television and we think because of its better review score, the Samsung UN48J5500 is also worth considering.

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48 Inches Display Diagonal

This is a 48 inch TV.

Alternative 48" TVs currently available that you might want to look at include because of their better review scores, the UE48J5510 (£479), or the UE48H6240 both from Samsung.

TVs with a larger display diagonal that might be worth looking at include the Philips 49HFL2839 (£486) (49"), or the Panasonic TX-49DS500 (£350) (49").

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Networking

Supports Wi-Fi

supports Wi-Fi

The Philips 48PFK5500 supports Wi-Fi, as do most of the other TVs that have been available for around the same time as this television.

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Supports Miracast

The 48PFK5500 supports Miracast, as do most of the other televisions of a comparable age and type to this TV.

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Supports Wi-Fi Direct

The Philips 48PFK5500 supports Wi-Fi Direct. Most of the other medium display diagonal TVs that are a similar age to this television also support Wi-Fi Direct.

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Has an Ethernet Port

The Philips 48PFK5500 has an ethernet port, as do most of the other TVs of a comparable type and age to this TV.

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Performance

Features Local Dimming

The Philips 48PFK5500 features local dimming. Most of the other similar spec TVs that have been around for a comparable time to this television also feature local dimming.

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Ports & Interfaces

Has an Audio Input for DVI

The 48PFK5500 has an audio input for DVI. Most of the other similar spec TVs that have been available for around the same time as this television also have an audio input for DVI.

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Packaging Content

Has a Desktop Stand Included

The Philips 48PFK5500 has a desktop stand included. Most of the other similar spec TVs that have been around for more than a year also have a desktop stand included.

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Management Features

Has an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)

The Philips 48PFK5500 has an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG), as do most of the other medium display diagonal TVs that have been on the market for a similar time to this television.

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Weight & Dimensions

Average Depth

With a depth of 78 millimeters, the 48PFK5500 has a relatively standard depth compared to most of the other medium display diagonal TVs that came out more than a year ago.

It may also be worth also looking at one of the other 78mm thick TVs currently available including the Philips 48PFH5500 (£688.23) which has better reviews.

If you would consider a television with a thicker depth then you might want to look at the 40PFK4200 (£398.61) (77mm), or the 48PFT5500 (£429) (78mm) both from Philips.

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Smart TV

Supports Interactive TV

The Philips 48PFK5500 supports interactive TV, as do most of the other TVs that have been available for a comparable time to this TV.

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Supports Internet TV

The 48PFK5500 supports internet TV. Most of the other comparable spec TVs that are a similar age to this TV also support internet TV.

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Supports Smart TV

The 48PFK5500 supports Smart TV, as do most of the other medium display diagonal TVs that have been on the market for a similar time to this TV.

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Supports Two Video Apps

The number of video apps supported by the 48PFK5500 is more than most medium display diagonal TVs that came out more than a year ago. This TV supports a YouTube video apps, which is the most frequently supported video apps supported by medium display diagonal TVs that have been around for around the same time as this TV. The video apps "NetFlix" is also supported by this television.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers philips 48pfk550012
Barcodes 08718863002650

Philips 48PFK5500 Review Sources

To prepare this Philips 48PFK5500 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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Philips 40PFK4100 vs Philips 48PFK5500

Philips 40PFK4100 vs Philips 48PFK5500
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£ 420.93 £0.00
Superior Energy Efficiency Rating
41% Lighter
Cheaper to Run by £4.84
5% Lower Annual Energy Consumption
Two Less HDMI Ports
Vastly Slower Motion Interpolation Frequency

Philips 32PHH4200 vs Philips 48PFK5500

Philips 32PHH4200 vs Philips 48PFK5500
Philips 32PHH4200 Philips 48PFK5500
£ 179.00 £0.00
Two Times Lighter
£30.05 Cheaper to Run
60% Lower Annual Energy Consumption
Higher Energy Efficiency Rating
Only One USB 2.0 Port
100Hz Slower Motion Interpolation Frequency

Philips 40PFH4100 vs Philips 48PFK5500

Philips 40PFH4100 vs Philips 48PFK5500
Philips 40PFH4100 Philips 48PFK5500
£ 269.99 £0.00
Energy Efficiency Rating is Higher
A Lot Lighter
£4.41 Cheaper to Run
Slightly Lower Annual Energy Consumption
Two Less USB 2.0 Ports
100Hz Slower Motion Interpolation Frequency
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