Philips 50PUK6809 Review
|Value for Money||
|3 Years Old|
|£98 Over 5 Years|
Why Has it Scored 56?
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It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better TVs are available. View the latest televisions 2017.
This TV has an energy efficiency rating of A+, and its running costs of £98 over 5 years are typical compared to the other 4,373 TVs that we have compared it to. View all energy saving TVs.
It has some good features, but is also missing a few features:
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 good for watching films, ranking number 476 in TVs for films. It is also good for watching sport, ranking number 633 in TVs for sport as well being average for playing games, ranking number 386 in TVs for gaming.
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Philips 50PUK6809 In-Depth Analysis
Philips TVs Have Very Good Reviews
We checked 2,502 expert and owner reviews (including 1,949 verified purchases) for Philips televisions and found that on average Philips has very good reviews. 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 good features but is over 6 months old and at £691.29 it is more expensive than 55% of TVs.
The Philips 50PUK6809 has a maximum resolution of 4K. That's over four times the resolution of the most frequently found HD type of Full HD. Across all televisions the worst resolution 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.
Average Display Diagonal
The display diagonal of the 50PUK6809 of 50" is pretty standard compared to most other TVs. It is in the largest 65% of all TVs when sorted by this feature.
Does Not Feature OLED Technology
Like most other TVs, the Philips 50PUK6809 does not feature OLED technology. 98% of TVs do not feature OLED technology.
The Philips 50PUK6809 is 3D, which is unusual. 74% of TVs are not 3D.
The 50PUK6809's thickness of only 39mm is in the thinnest 15% of all televisions when ordered by this feature. The thicknesses of televisions range from 1.7mm to 100mm, and the average thickness is 60mm.
The 50PUK6809 supports Wi-Fi. 59% of TVs also support Wi-Fi.
Has a 2D-3D Converter
The 50PUK6809 has a 2D-3D converter. 86% of TVs do not have a 2D-3D converter.
Features Local Dimming
The 50PUK6809 features local dimming, unlike 76% of TVs which do not feature local dimming.
Has a Pair of 3D Glasses Included
The 50PUK6809 has a pair of 3D glasses included. 85% of TVs do not have a pair of 3D glasses included.
The 50PUK6809 supports Miracast, which is unusual. 87% of TVs do not support Miracast.
Supports Netflix and YouTube
The 50PUK6809 has a greater number of video apps than most televisions. This TV supports Netflix, which is the most frequently supported video app supported by TVs. The video app "YouTube" is also supported by this Philips TV.
The 50PUK6809 supports swivelling, unlike 96% of TVs which do not support swivelling.
Supports Interactive TV
The 50PUK6809 supports interactive TV, unlike 93% of TVs which do not support interactive TV.
Has an Auto Volume Leveler
The 50PUK6809 has an auto volume leveler. 83% of TVs do not have an auto volume leveler.
3840 X 2160 Pixels Display Resolution
The highest display resolution supported by the 50PUK6809 is 3840 x 2160 pixels. That's over four times the resolution of the most frequently found resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. The best resolution of all televisions is 5120 x 2160 pixels and the worst is 1024 x 768 pixels.
Has an Audio Input for DVI
The Philips 50PUK6809 has an audio input for DVI. 92% of TVs do not have an audio input for DVI.
Released Over Three Years Ago
Philips released the 50PUK6809 in August 2014.
Running Costs Are OK
The energy efficiency rating of this TV is A+, and the 50PUK6809 is typical compared to the other 4,373 TVs that we have assessed for 5 year running costs. Based on typical energy prices, we estimate the 5 year running cost of the 50PUK6809 is £98.