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Philips 49PUS6561

Philips 49PUS6561
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A fully featured but 2 year old 49" 4K TV, with alright running costs and very good user reviews
49" 4K No 79mm Mar 2016 B
Display Diagonal HD Type OLED/QLED Technology Thickness Release Date Energy Efficiency
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Philips 49PUS6561 Review

Released 2 years ago and with excellent features, we have ranked the Philips 49PUS6561 number 406 in 50 inch TVs.
75
Reviews
1 Review
82
Features
Fully-Featured
82
Age
1 Year Old
69
Running Costs
£130 Over 5 Years
74
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 74?

It has below average expert reviews with an average expert rating of 60%. Hisense TVs have excellent reviews in general.
At over a year old this TV is slightly out of date, and newer TVs with more up to date technology are available. View the latest TVs 2018.
This TV has an energy efficiency rating of B, and its running costs of £130 over 5 years are typical compared to the other 4,330 TVs that we have compared it to. View all energy saving TVs.
It has some great features:
4K
Supports Wi-Fi
Features High Dynamic Range Imaging (HDRI)
Supports video on demand (VOD)
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Crafted lightness
Passionate about picture quality
Exhilarating. limitless. powered by android
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What is This TV Best Used For?

66
Watching Sport
Good

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Philips 49PUS6561 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Poor Expert Reviews

Expert review site tweakers.net scored this TV 60%. Television experts don't rate this television very highly.

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Very Good Brand

Based on 3,301 expert and user reviews (including 2,588 verified purchases), Philips has very good reviews for its TVs. 98% of those that bought a Philips TV would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Running Costs

OK Running Costs

The energy efficiency rating of this television is B, and based on typical energy prices we estimate that the 5 year running cost of the 49PUS6561 is £130, which is typical compared to the other 4,330 TVs.

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Age

Released Over a Year Ago

This TV has been on the market since March 2016.

Features

Average Display Diagonal

The Philips 49PUS6561's display diagonal of 49" is pretty average compared to most other TVs. It is in the largest 57% of all TVs when ordered by this feature.

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4K

4K

The highest resolution of the Philips 49PUS6561 is 4K. That's over four times the resolution of a Full HD TV, which is the most frequently found resolution. The worst resolution of all TVs is HD Ready and the best is 8K. 4K Ultra HD TVs have a resolution of 3840 x 2160 pixels.

4K Ultra HD TVs have a resolution of 3840 x 2160 pixels.

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Does Not Feature OLED/QLED Technology

The 49PUS6561 does not feature OLED/QLED technology. 98% of TVs also do not feature OLED/QLED technology.

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Not 3D

The Philips 49PUS6561 is not 3D. 75% of TVs are also not 3D.

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Thicker Than Average

The thinnest thickness of televisions is 1.7mm, the thickest is 100mm, and the average thickness is 60mm. The thickness of the Philips 49PUS6561 of 79mm is thicker than average when compared to most other TVs. It is in the thickest 18% of all TVs when ranked by this feature.

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Supports Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi

The Philips 49PUS6561 supports Wi-Fi. 61% of TVs also support Wi-Fi.

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Features High Dynamic Range Imaging (HDRI)

The 49PUS6561 features High Dynamic Range Imaging (HDRI), unlike 87% of TVs which do not feature High Dynamic Range Imaging (HDRI).

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Supports Video On Demand (VOD)

The 49PUS6561 supports video on demand (VOD). 97% of TVs do not support video on demand (VOD).

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Supports Interactive TV

The Philips 49PUS6561 supports interactive TV, unlike 94% of TVs which do not support interactive TV.

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Has an Audio Input for DVI

The 49PUS6561 has an audio input for DVI, unlike 93% of TVs which do not have an audio input for DVI.

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Features Local Dimming

The 49PUS6561 features local dimming, which is unusual. 76% of TVs do not feature local dimming.

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3840 X 2160 Pixels Display Resolution

The 49PUS6561 supports a maximum display resolution of 3840 x 2160 pixels. That's over four times the resolution of a 1920 x 1080 (Full HD) pixels television, which is the most frequently found resolution supported by TVs. This TV also supports a display resolution of 3840 x 2160 (4K) pixels. Across all TVs the best resolution is 5120 x 2160 pixels and the worst is 366 x 768 pixels.

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Supports a YouTube Video App

The number of video apps supported by the 49PUS6561 is more than most TVs. The most frequently supported video app is Netflix, but this video app is not supported by this TV. The video apps YouTube are also supported by this television.

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Features Ambient Lighting

The 49PUS6561 features ambient lighting, which is unusual. 98% of TVs do not feature ambient lighting.

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Three USB Ports

USB port

The 49PUS6561 has more USB ports than most of the TVs. This TV is a three USB port TV compared to most of the TVs which only have between one and two USB ports.

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Supports High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP)

The 49PUS6561 supports High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP), which is unusual. 78% of TVs do not support High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP).

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Supports Picture Mute (for Radio)

The Philips 49PUS6561 supports picture mute (for radio). 97% of TVs do not support picture mute (for radio).

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Features USB Recording

The 49PUS6561 features USB recording. 90% of TVs do not feature USB recording.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

philips 49pus656112

Barcodes:

08718863007969

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