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Philips 55PFK6540

55" Full HD Active Jun 2015
A++
Display Diagonal HD Type 3D 3D Type Release Date £100.79 Electricity cost over 5 years
Philips has good television reviews
Running costs are low
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Reviews

Philips Has Good Television Reviews

Based on 2,108 owner and expert reviews, Philips has good ratings for its TVs. Philips also has good ratings specifically within its large display diagonal televisions range compared to other brands. 50% of those that bought a Philips TV would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Energy

Running Costs Are Low

The efficiency rating of this television is A++, and the 55PFK6540 has an average running cost of £101 over 5 years based on typical energy prices and usage levels, which is in the cheapest 21% of all 74 large display diagonal televisions that have been available for more than a year.


Other

Released Over a Year Ago

This large display diagonal TV has been on the market since June 2015.


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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Has a 2D-3D Converter

The 55PFK6540 has a 2D-3D converter. Most of the other televisions of a similar age and type to this TV also have a 2D-3D converter.

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Does Not Feature OLED Technology

The 55PFK6540 does not feature OLED technology, although this is within the context that most of the other large display diagonal televisions that are a comparable age to this television also do not feature OLED technology.

We think you might also be interested in alternative TVs which also feature OLED technology including the LG 55EC940 which also has a higher rating.

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Very Fast Motion Interpolation Frequency

The average motion interpolation frequency of televisions of this age and spec is 400Hz. With a motion interpolation frequency of 800 hertz, the 55PFK6540 has one of the fastest motion interpolation frequencies amongst TVs of this age.

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55 Inches Display Diagonal

This is a 55 inch TV.

If this television display diagonal is not large enough for you then you might want to consider the Samsung UE58J5200 (£739.15) (58").

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Networking

Supports Wi-Fi

supports Wi-Fi

The 55PFK6540 supports Wi-Fi, as do most of the other large display diagonal televisions that are a similar age to this television.

We think you might also be interested in some of the alternative televisions which support Wi-Fi currently available including the LG 55EC940 which has better reviews.

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Supports Wi-Fi Direct

The 55PFK6540 supports Wi-Fi Direct, as do most of the other similar spec TVs that have been on the market for more than a year.

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Supports Miracast

The 55PFK6540 supports Miracast. Most of the other large display diagonal televisions that were released around the same time as this TV also support Miracast.

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Has an Ethernet Port

The 55PFK6540 has an ethernet port, as do most of the other large display diagonal televisions that are a similar age to this TV.

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Packaging Content

Has a Desktop Stand Included

The Philips 55PFK6540 has a desktop stand included. Most of the other large display diagonal televisions that were released around the same time as this TV also have a desktop stand included.

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Has a Pair of 3D Glasses Included

The 55PFK6540 has a pair of 3D glasses included, as do most of the other televisions of a similar type and age to this TV.

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Performance

Features Local Dimming

The 55PFK6540 features local dimming. Most of the other large display diagonal televisions that have been on the market for around the same time as this TV also feature local dimming.

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Has a Game Mode

The Philips 55PFK6540 has a game mode, as do most of the other televisions of a similar spec and age to this television.

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Audio

Has an Auto Volume Leveler

The 55PFK6540 has an auto volume leveler, as do most of the other TVs of this type and age.

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Ports & Interfaces

Has an Audio Input for DVI

The 55PFK6540 has an audio input for DVI. Most of the other large display diagonal televisions that have been on the market for a comparable time to this TV also have an audio input for DVI.

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Management Features

Has an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)

The 55PFK6540 has an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG). Most of the other TVs of this age and type also have an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG).

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Smart TV

Supports Internet TV

The 55PFK6540 supports internet TV. Most of the other TVs of this age and spec also support internet TV.

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Supports Interactive TV

The 55PFK6540 supports interactive TV. Most of the other televisions that were launched around the same time as this TV also support interactive TV.

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Supports Video On Demand (VOD)

The 55PFK6540 supports video on demand (VOD). Most of the other large display diagonal televisions that have been available for a comparable time to this TV also support video on demand (VOD).

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Supports Smart TV

The 55PFK6540 supports Smart TV, as do most of the other TVs of a comparable age and spec to this television.

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Supports Two Video Apps

The number of video apps supported by the Philips 55PFK6540 is more than most TVs of a comparable age and type to it. This TV supports a NetFlix video apps, which is the most commonly supported video apps supported by TVs of this type and age. The video apps "YouTube" is also supported by this television.

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Weight & Dimensions

Average Depth

The 55PFK6540 has a pretty average depth (79 millimeters) compared to most of the other TVs of this type and age.

If you are not concerned about having a thicker depth then you might want to look at the Philips 55PFT6550 (£529) (79mm).

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers philips 55pfk6540, 55pfk654012
Barcodes 08718863005774

Philips 55PFK6540 Review Sources

To prepare this Philips 55PFK6540 review we compared this TV to 4,701 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 1,018,001 product attributes, 85,134 TV reviews and 3,292,400 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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