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Philips 55PFK6949/12

55" Full HD 60Hz Oct 2014
A++
Display Diagonal HD Type 3D High Frequency Rate Release Date £88.36 Electricity cost over 5 years
Very low running costs
Philips TVs have good reviews
3D

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Energy

Very Low Running Costs

The energy efficiency rating of this large display diagonal TV is A++. The average 5 year running cost of the 55PFK6949/12 is only £89 based on typical usage levels and energy prices, which is in the cheapest 7% of all 290 televisions of a similar type and age.


Reviews

Philips TVs Have Good Reviews

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


Other

Released Over Two Years Ago

This Philips television was released in October 2014.


Display

Full HD

Full HD

The display resolution of this TV is Full HD, which is the most frequently found HD type on TVs that have been available for more than two years. 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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Quite Slow High Frequency Rate

The average high frequency rate of televisions that were launched more than two years ago is 320Hz. When compared to other televisions of this age and spec that we have checked, the Philips 55PFK6949/12's high frequency rate of only 60 hertz is one of the slowest.

If this Philips television high frequency rate is not fast enough for you then you might want to consider the E805 (£5,277.81) (85Hz), or the MultiSync E705 (£3,430.80) (85Hz) both from NEC or the Hisense LTDN55K220 (100Hz).

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55 Inches Display Diagonal

This is a 55 inch TV.

It may also be worth considering one of the other 55" televisions currently available including because of its better review score, the Panasonic TX-55AS650.

TVs with a larger display diagonal that might be worth considering include the NEC MultiSync E585 (58").

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Networking

Supports Wi-Fi

supports Wi-Fi

The 55PFK6949/12 supports Wi-Fi, as do most of the other large display diagonal televisions that were released around the same time as this TV.

Alternative TVs which support Wi-Fi currently available which you might want to look at include because of its better review score, the Panasonic TX-60AS802.

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Supports Miracast

The 55PFK6949/12 supports Miracast. Most of the other televisions of a comparable type and age to this TV also support Miracast.

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Has an Ethernet Port

The 55PFK6949/12 has an ethernet port, as do most of the other TVs of this age and type.

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Ergonomics

Supports Swivelling

The 55PFK6949/12 supports swivelling, as do most of the other TVs of a similar spec and age to this television.

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Ports & Interfaces

Has a Common Interface (CI) Slot

The Philips 55PFK6949/12 has a common interface (CI) slot, which is unusual. Most of the other similar spec televisions that have been available for around the same time as this television do not have a common interface (CI) slot.

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Has an Audio Input for DVI

The Philips 55PFK6949/12 has an audio input for DVI. Most of the other comparable spec TVs that were launched more than two years ago also have an audio input for DVI.

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Performance

Features Local Dimming

The 55PFK6949/12 features local dimming. Most of the other large display diagonal televisions that have been on the market for a comparable time to this television also feature local dimming.

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Audio

Has an Auto Volume Leveler

The 55PFK6949/12 has an auto volume leveler, as do most of the other similar spec televisions that have been around for more than two years.

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Packaging Content

Has a Pair of 3D Glasses Included

The 55PFK6949/12 has a pair of 3D glasses included, as do most of the other large display diagonal televisions that have been available for more than two years.

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Has a Desktop Stand Included

The Philips 55PFK6949/12 has a desktop stand included. Most of the other TVs of this spec and age also have a desktop stand included.

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Smart TV

Supports Interactive TV

The 55PFK6949/12 supports interactive TV. Most of the other similar spec TVs that have been around for more than two years also support interactive TV.

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Supports Internet TV

The 55PFK6949/12 supports internet TV. Most of the other large display diagonal televisions that have been available for a comparable time to this TV also support internet TV.

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Supports Smart TV

The Philips 55PFK6949/12 supports Smart TV, as do most of the other comparable spec TVs that were launched around the same time as this TV.

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Supports Two Video Apps

The Philips 55PFK6949/12 has a greater number of video apps than most TVs that are a similar age to it. This TV supports a YouTube video apps, which is the most frequently supported video apps supported by comparable spec TVs that were launched more than two years ago. The video apps "NetFlix" is also supported by this television.

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Weight & Dimensions

Average Depth

With a depth of 63 millimeters, the Philips 55PFK6949/12 has a relatively typical depth compared to most of the other large display diagonal televisions that were released more than two years ago.

It may also be worth considering one of the alternative 63mm thick TVs currently available including because of its better review score, the Panasonic TX-55AS640.

If you don't mind having a thicker depth then you might want to look at the Philips 55PFS6909 (63mm).

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers philips 55pfk694912
Barcodes 08718863000625

Other TVs to Consider

MultiSync E705 vs 55PFK6949/12

NEC MultiSync E705 vs Philips 55PFK6949/12
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£ 3,430.80 £0.00
Superior Energy Efficiency Rating
One More Audio (L,R) in
Faster High Frequency Rate
Larger Display Diagonal
Only One USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
Two Less HDMI Ports Quantitys

Sony KDL-50W809 vs Philips 55PFK6949/12

Sony KDL-50W809 vs Philips 55PFK6949/12
Sony KDL-50W809 Philips 55PFK6949/12
£ 369.99 £0.00
Faster Motion Interpolation Frequency
Faster Refresh Rate
Three USB 2.0 Ports
Five Months Newer
Energy Efficiency Rating is Lower
34% Higher Running Costs Over Five Years

LG 50LF652 vs Philips 55PFK6949/12

LG 50LF652 vs Philips 55PFK6949/12
LG 50LF652 Philips 55PFK6949/12
£ 499.00 £0.00
One More RF Port
34% Faster Motion Interpolation Frequency
Three USB 2.0 Ports
Five Months Newer
Energy Efficiency Rating is Lower
One Less HDMI Port
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