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Philips 48PFS6909

£512.49
An economical to run 48" Full HD television with alright reviews and passable features
48" Full HD Yes No Oct 2014
Display Diagonal HD Type 3D OLED Technology Release Date
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Philips 48PFS6909 Review

With low running costs but good reviews, we have ranked the Philips 48PFS6909 number 109 in 3D TVs, number 148 in Netflix recommended TVs and number 601 across all TVs.
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£76 Over 5 Years
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Why Has it Scored 60?

It has good expert reviews with an average expert rating of 80%. Samsung televisions also have excellent reviews in general.
This TV is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better TVs are available. View the latest TVs 2017.
It has an energy efficiency rating of A++, and its running costs of £76 over 5 years are typical compared to the other 4,025 televisions 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:
3D
Supports Wi-Fi
Only Full HD
Does not feature OLED technology

What is This TV Best Used For?

Having compared the 48PFS6909 with other relevant TVs, we have concluded that it is average for playing games on, ranking number 227 in TVs for gaming. It is also average for watching films on, ranking number 327 in TVs for films as well being mediocre for watching sport on, ranking number 590 in TVs for sport.
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Philips 48PFS6909 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews

Expert Reviews Are Good

Television expert review site Trusted Reviews scored this TV 80%.

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Philips TVs Have Very Good Reviews

We checked 2,496 expert and user reviews (including 1,948 verified purchases) for Philips TVs and found that on average Philips has very good ratings compared to other manufacturers. 99% of those that bought a Philips television would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Value For Money

Mediocre Value for Money

The product has excellent reviews but mediocre features and is over 6 months old. However at £512.49 it is cheaper than 60% of TVs.


Features

Average Display Diagonal

The Philips 48PFS6909's display diagonal of 48" is fairly average compared to most other TVs. It is in the largest 53% of all TVs when sorted by this feature.

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Only Full HD

The display resolution of this TV is Full HD, which is typical of many TVs. Full HD TVs have a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels.

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Does Not Feature OLED Technology

Like most other TVs, the 48PFS6909 does not feature OLED technology. 98% of televisions do not feature OLED technology.

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3D

The 48PFS6909 is 3D, which is unusual. 74% of TVs are not 3D.

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Average Thickness

The Philips 48PFS6909's thickness of 63mm is pretty standard compared to most other TVs. It is in the thickest 57% of all TVs when sorted by this feature.

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Supports Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi

The 48PFS6909 supports Wi-Fi, as do 59% of TVs.

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Supports Interactive TV

The Philips 48PFS6909 supports interactive TV. 93% of TVs do not support interactive TV.

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Has a 2D-3D Converter

The 48PFS6909 has a 2D-3D converter, unlike 86% of TVs which do not have a 2D-3D converter.

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Has an Audio Input for DVI

The Philips 48PFS6909 has an audio input for DVI, which is unusual. 92% of televisions do not have an audio input for DVI.

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Supports Netflix and YouTube

The Philips 48PFS6909 has a greater number of video apps than most TVs. This television 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 TV.

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Features Local Dimming

The Philips 48PFS6909 features local dimming, unlike 76% of TVs which do not feature local dimming.

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Has a Pair of 3D Glasses Included

The 48PFS6909 has a pair of 3D glasses included. 85% of TVs do not have a pair of 3D glasses included.

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Supports Miracast

The 48PFS6909 supports Miracast, which is unusual. 87% of TVs do not support Miracast.

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Fairly High RMS Rated Power

The Philips 48PFS6909's RMS rated power of 20W is in the highest 22% of all TVs when sorted by this feature. The average RMS rated power of all TVs is 21W, with the lowest being 2W and the highest being 120W.

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Has an Auto Volume Leveler

The Philips 48PFS6909 has an auto volume leveler, which is unusual. 83% of TVs do not have an auto volume leveler.

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Age

Released Over Two Years Ago

This TV has been on the market since October 2014.


Running Costs

OK Running Costs

The energy efficiency rating of this television is A++, and based on adequate energy prices we estimate that the 48PFS6909 will cost £76 over 5 years to run, which is typical compared to the other 4,025 TVs.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers philips 48pfs690912, philips f3y021bf2m
Barcodes 08712581725976

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