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Philips 49PFS5501

49" Full HD Flat YouTube Apr 2016
A++
Display Diagonal HD Type Screen Shape Video Apps Release Date Energy Efficiency Rating
Good brand
Full HD
Supports Wi-Fi

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Reviews

Good Brand

We checked 2,107 expert and user reviews (including 23 verified purchases) for Philips TVs and found that on average Philips has good ratings compared to other brands. We also found that Philips has good ratings specifically within its medium display diagonal TVs range. 100% of those that bought a Philips television would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


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Released Over a Year Ago

It was April 2016 when this television was released.


Display

Full HD

Full HD

The display resolution of this TV is Full HD, which is typical of many similar spec TVs that have been available for a comparable time 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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49 Inches Display Diagonal

This is a 49 inch TV.

Televisions with a larger display diagonal that might be worth considering include the Seiki SE50FO06 (£329) (50").

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Networking

Supports Wi-Fi

supports Wi-Fi

The 49PFS5501 supports Wi-Fi, as do most of the other medium display diagonal TVs that have been available for around the same time as this TV.

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Has an Ethernet Port

The Philips 49PFS5501 has an ethernet port. Most of the other TVs of a comparable age and type to this television also have an ethernet port.

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Ports & Interfaces

Has an Audio Input for DVI

The 49PFS5501 has an audio input for DVI, as do most of the other TVs of this spec and age.

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Audio

Quite Low RMS Rated Power

The 49PFS5501 has one of the lower RMS rated powers (only 16 Watts) amongst similar spec TVs of this age. TVs of a comparable age and type to this TV have RMS rated powers of between 5W and 40W, and the average RMS rated power is 17W.

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Smart TV

Supports Smart TV

The Philips 49PFS5501 supports Smart TV. Most of the other TVs of a comparable type and age to this TV also support Smart TV.

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Supports One Video Apps

The Philips 49PFS5501 has a greater number of video apps than most medium display diagonal TVs that have been available for more than a year. This television supports a YouTube video apps, which is the most frequently supported video apps supported by televisions that were launched more than a year ago.

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Weight & Dimensions

Fairly Thick

With a depth of 79 millimeters, the Philips 49PFS5501 has a fairly thick depth compared to most of the other medium display diagonal TVs that were launched around the same time as this TV. Across all the medium display diagonal TVs that have been around for around the same time as this TV the depths range from 25mm to 100mm, and the average depth is 68mm.

Televisions with a thicker depth that might be worth looking at include the 40PFH4201 (£325.39) (79mm), or the 40PFH4101 (£325.58) (79mm) both from Philips.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers philips 49pfs550112
Barcodes 08718863008201

Philips 49PFS5501 Review Sources

To prepare this Philips 49PFS5501 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 1,041,700 product attributes, 88,470 TV reviews and 4,110,900 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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