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Philips 49HFL2839T12

£533.29
£464.82 £68.47 cheaper than 50 days ago
49" Full HD Flat 60mm Jan 2016
A++
Display Diagonal HD Type Screen Shape Depth Release Date £80.96 Electricity cost over 5 years
Philips has good TV reviews
Has an ECO mode
Full HD
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Reviews

Philips Has Good TV Reviews

Based on 2,107 user and expert reviews (including 23 verified purchases), Philips has good reviews for its televisions. Philips also has good reviews specifically for its medium display diagonal TVs compared to other manufacturers. 100% of those that bought a Philips television would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Energy

OK Running Costs

This TV is rated A++ for energy efficiency, and the average running cost of the 49HFL2839 is £81 over 5 years based on typical energy prices and usage levels, which is typical compared to the other 237 TVs of this type and age.


Other

Released Over a Year Ago

This television was released in January 2016.


Management Features

Has an ECO Mode

The 49HFL2839 has an ECO mode, as do most of the other TVs of this type and age.

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Has an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)

The Philips 49HFL2839 has an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG), as do most of the other televisions that are a comparable age to this TV.

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Display

Full HD

Full HD

The display resolution of this TV is Full HD, which is typical of many televisions of this type 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

Like most of the other TVs of this age and spec, the 49HFL2839 is not 3D.

If you want a TV that is 3D then you might want to consider the Philips 50PFT6550 (£499); or the Sharp LC-49SFE7451, or the Sony W805C (£689).

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Very Slow Motion Interpolation Frequency

The 49HFL2839 has one of the slower motion interpolation frequencies (only 100 hertz) amongst similar spec TVs of this age. Across all the medium display diagonal TVs that are a comparable age to this television the motion interpolation frequencies range from 50Hz to 1,000Hz, and the average motion interpolation frequency is 270Hz.

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49 Inches Display Diagonal

This is a 49 inch TV.

It may also be worth also looking at one of the other 49" televisions currently available including the Hitachi 49HBT62A (£391.16), or the Sharp LC-49SFE7451 both of which are cheaper; or the LG 49LF5100 (£379.98) which has better reviews.

If you are looking for a larger display diagonal then you might want to consider the Sony W805C (£689) (54.6") which is also cheaper.

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Networking

Does Not Support Wi-Fi

The 49HFL2839 does not support Wi-Fi, unlike most of the other medium display diagonal TVs that have been around for more than a year.

We think you might also be interested in alternative televisions which also support Wi-Fi including the Samsung UE48J5510 (£479) or the Samsung UE40K5589 (£478.77).

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Does Not Have an Ethernet Port

The 49HFL2839 does not have an ethernet port, unlike most of the other medium display diagonal TVs that have been around for a comparable time to this TV which have an ethernet port.

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Audio

Has an Equalizer

The 49HFL2839 has an equalizer, as do most of the other comparable spec TVs that are a similar age to this television.

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Has an Auto Volume Leveler

The Philips 49HFL2839 has an auto volume leveler, as do most of the other TVs of a similar spec and age to this TV.

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Ports & Interfaces

Has a PC in (D-Sub) Port

The 49HFL2839 has a PC in (D-Sub) port, which is unusual. Most of the other TVs that have been available for a similar time to this TV do not have a PC in (D-Sub) port.

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Smart TV

Does Not Support Smart TV

The 49HFL2839 does not support Smart TV, unlike most of the other medium display diagonal TVs that were launched more than a year ago.

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Does Not Support Internet TV

The 49HFL2839 does not support internet TV, unlike most of the other TVs of this age and spec.

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Packaging Content

Has a Desktop Stand Included

The Philips 49HFL2839 has a desktop stand included. Most of the other TVs of a similar spec and age to this TV also have a desktop stand included.

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Weight & Dimensions

Average Depth

At 60 millimeters, the 49HFL2839 has a relatively standard depth compared to most of the other TVs of a comparable age and spec to this TV.

Other TVs with a thicker depth that you might want to look at include the Philips 40PFT5500 (£369) (64mm and cheaper), or the Sony KDL-50W809 (£369.99) (59mm and cheaper).

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers philips 49hfl2839t12, philips display
Barcodes 08718863008447

Philips 49HFL2839 Review Sources

To prepare this Philips 49HFL2839 review we compared this TV to 4,717 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 1,041,409 product attributes, 85,840 TV reviews and 3,937,500 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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