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49

Overall Score

Philips 48PFT5500

£429.00
An economical to run 48" Full HD television with passable features but a price that represents poor value for money
48" Full HD No No Jul 2015
Display Diagonal HD Type 3D OLED Technology Release Date
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Philips 48PFT5500 Review

With low running costs but at over 2 years old, we have ranked the Philips 48PFT5500 number 235 in Netflix recommended TVs.
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2 Years Old
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£80 Over 5 Years
Overall Score
49
Mediocre

Why Has it Scored 49?

Samsung televisions have excellent reviews in general.
It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better TVs are available. View the latest TVs 2017.
This TV has an efficiency rating of A+, and its running costs of £80 over 5 years are typical compared to the other 4,025 TVs that we have compared it to. View all energy saving televisions.
It has some good features, but is also missing a few features:
Supports Wi-Fi
Supports Wi-Fi Direct
Only Full HD
Does not feature OLED technology

What is This TV Best Used For?

Having compared this Philips TV with other relevant TVs, we have concluded that it is average for watching films on, ranking number 489 in TVs for films. It is also mediocre for playing games on, ranking number 432 in TVs for gaming as well being mediocre for watching sport on, ranking number 781 in TVs for sport.
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Philips 48PFT5500 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews

Philips Has Very Good Television Reviews

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


Value For Money

Mediocre Value for Money

The product has mediocre features and is over 6 months old but at £429.00 it is cheaper than 69% of TVs.


Features

Average Display Diagonal

The 48PFT5500's display diagonal of 48" is fairly standard compared to most other televisions. It is in the largest 53% of all televisions when ranked by this feature.

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Only Full HD

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

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Does Not Feature OLED Technology

The 48PFT5500 does not feature OLED technology, although this is within the context that 98% of TVs also do not feature OLED technology.

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Not 3D

The 48PFT5500 is not 3D, although this is within the context that 74% of TVs are also not 3D.

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Quite Thick

The thickness of the Philips 48PFT5500 of 78mm is in the thickest 18% of all TVs when ranked by this feature. TVs have thicknesses of between 1.7mm and 100mm, and the average thickness is 60mm.

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Supports Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi

The 48PFT5500 supports Wi-Fi, as do 59% of TVs.

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Supports Wi-Fi Direct

The 48PFT5500 supports Wi-Fi Direct, unlike 72% of TVs which do not support Wi-Fi Direct.

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Features Local Dimming

The 48PFT5500 features local dimming, unlike 76% of televisions which do not feature local dimming.

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Supports Netflix and YouTube

The 48PFT5500 has a greater number of video apps than most TVs. This Philips television supports a Netflix video app, which is the most commonly supported video app supported by TVs. The video app "YouTube" is also supported by this TV.

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Supports Video On Demand (VOD)

The 48PFT5500 supports video on demand (VOD). 97% of TVs do not support video on demand (VOD).

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Supports Miracast

The 48PFT5500 supports Miracast, unlike 87% of televisions which do not support Miracast.

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Three USB Ports

USB port

The Philips 48PFT5500 is a three USB port TV. Most of the other TVs only have between one and two USB ports.

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Has an Audio Input for DVI

The 48PFT5500 has an audio input for DVI. 92% of TVs do not have an audio input for DVI.

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Supports Interactive TV

The 48PFT5500 supports interactive TV, unlike 93% of TVs which do not support interactive TV.

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Age

Released Over Two Years Ago

This television was released in July 2015.


Running Costs

Running Costs Are Average

The efficiency rating of this TV is A+. The 48PFT5500 has an average running cost of £80 over 5 years based on passable usage levels and energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 4,025 TVs.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers philips 48pft550012rb
Barcodes 08718863002667, 08718863002681

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