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Philips 55PFT5509

55" 60Hz Flat Aug 2014
Display Diagonal HD Type High Frequency Rate Screen Shape Release Date
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8 Reasons For

Running Costs Are Very Low

The energy efficiency rating of this large TV is A++, and the 55PFT5509 is in the cheapest 4% of all 321 TVs of a comparable spec and age that we have analysed for 5 year running costs. Based on typical usage levels and energy prices, we estimate the 5 year running cost of the 55PFT5509 is only £80.

Philips Televisions Have Good Reviews

Large TVs produced by Philips have good ratings on average. We also checked the reviews for all TVs (not just large TVs) and found that Philips also has good ratings across its entire range.

Supports Smart TV

The 55PFT5509 supports smart TV. Most of the other large TVs that have been available for more than two years also support smart TV.

We compared this TV to all the other televisions which support smart TV and we think the Panasonic TX-50AS650[plb_2232473_price], and the Sony KDL-50W805[plb_2141401_price] which is cheaper; or the Sony KDL-55W829[plb_2296395_price] which has better reviews are also worth considering.

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Has a Wi-Fi

has a wi-Fi

The 55PFT5509 has a wi-Fi, as do most of the other similar spec TVs that were launched more than two years ago.

We think you might also be interested in some of the other televisions with a wi-Fi currently available including a cheaper TV such as the Sony KDL-50W805[plb_2141401_price], or the Panasonic TX-50AS650[plb_2232473_price] or you might consider a better rated TV such as the Sony KDL-55W829[plb_2296395_price].

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1080p Supported Video Modes

This TV supports a 1080p supported video modes, which is typical of many televisions of this spec and age.

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Supports Nine Video Formats Supporteds

supports nine video formats supporteds

The number of video formats supported by the 55PFT5509 is more than most televisions of a comparable type and age to it. This television supports an AVI video formats supported, which is the most commonly supported video formats supported supported by televisions that have been around for around the same time as the 55PFT5509. The video formats supporteds "AVC", "H.264", "MKV", "MPEG1", "MPEG2", "MPEG4", "VC-1" and "WMV9" are also supported by this TV.

WMV stands for Windows Media Video.

AVI stands for Audio Video Interleave.

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Features Two Video Appss

The 55PFT5509 has a greater number of video apps than most televisions of a similar age and type to it. This Philips TV features a YouTube video apps, which is the most commonly featured video apps featured on large TVs that were launched more than two years ago. The video apps "NetFlix" is also featured on this television.

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Quite Low Annual Energy Consumption

The 55PFT5509 has one of the lowest annual energy consumptions (only 70 kilowatt hours) amongst large TVs of this age. Large TVs that have been on the market for around the same time as the 55PFT5509 have annual energy consumptions of between 60kWh and 320kWh, and the average annual energy consumption is 120kWh.

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9 Reasons Against

Not 3D

Most of the other televisions that came out more than two years ago are 3D, however the 55PFT5509 is not 3D.

If you are looking for a television that is 3D then you might want to consider the TX-50AS650[pl_2232473_price], or the TX-50A400[pl_2357451_price] both from Panasonic or the Sony KDL-50W805[plb_2141401_price].

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Does Not Have a Built-In Camera

The Philips 55PFT5509 does not have a built-in camera, although it is worth noting that most of the other large TVs that were released more than two years ago also do not have a built-in camera.

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Very Slow High Frequency Rate

The average high frequency rate of TVs that were launched around the same time as the 55PFT5509 is 320Hz, and the high frequency rates range from 50Hz to 3,000Hz. At only 60 hertz, the Philips 55PFT5509 has a fairly slow high frequency rate compared to most of the other TVs of this age and type.

TVs with a faster high frequency rate that might also be worth looking at include the Panasonic TX-50A400[plb_2357451_price] (100Hz and cheaper).

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Only Supports Five Image Formats Supporteds

The number of image formats supported by the Philips 55PFT5509 is more than most televisions that are a similar age to it. This TV supports a JPG image formats supported, which is the most frequently supported image formats supported supported by televisions of this age and type. The image formats supporteds "BMP", "GIF", "JPS" and "PNG" are also supported by this television.

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Does Not Feature OLED Technology

Like most of the other comparable spec televisions that are a similar age to the 55PFT5509, the Philips 55PFT5509 does not feature OLED technology.

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Only Two HDMI Ports Quantitys

Most comparable spec televisions that have been on the market for around the same time as the 55PFT5509 have between one and four HDMI ports quantitys, including the 55PFT5509 which has two HDMI ports quantitys.

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Very Slow Motion Interpolation Frequency

The average motion interpolation frequency of similar spec televisions that were launched around the same time as the 55PFT5509 is 460Hz, and the motion interpolation frequencys range from 50Hz to 1,800Hz. With a motion interpolation frequency of only 200 hertz, the Philips 55PFT5509 has a fairly slow motion interpolation frequency compared to most of the other televisions of a comparable age and spec to the 55PFT5509.

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Fairly Thick

The 55PFT5509 has a fairly thick depth (78 millimeters) compared to most of the other TVs of this spec and age. The average depth of TVs that have been on the market for a similar time to the 55PFT5509 is 56mm.

If you would consider a TV with a thicker depth then you might want to look at the Sony KDL-50W805[plb_2141401_price] (64mm) which is also cheaper.

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Very High Power Consumption (off)

When compared to other comparable spec TVs that were launched more than two years ago that we have checked, the Philips 55PFT5509's power consumption (off) of 0.5 Watts is one of the highest. The average power consumption (off) of large TVs that have been available for a similar time to the 55PFT5509 is 0.26W.

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2 Other reasons to consider the Philips 55PFT5509

Released Over Two Years Ago

Philips released the 55PFT5509 over two years ago.

Full HD HD Type

Full HD HD type

The display resolution of this TV is Full HD, which is the most commonly found HD type on comparable spec TVs that have been on the market for around the same time as 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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Specification

Display
Display Diagonal
HD Type
3D
High Frequency Rate
Screen Shape
Motion Interpolation Frequency
Motion Interpolation Technology
Display Brightness
Display Resolution
Supported Video Modes
Aspect Ratio
Screen Format Adjustments
Display Diagonal (metric)
TV Tuner
Digital Signal Format System
Tuner Type
Analog Signal Format System
Smart TV
Smart TV
Internet TV
Lifestyle Apps
Video Apps
Music Apps
Interactive TV
Audio
Audio System
RMS Rated Power
Built-In Speaker(s)
Auto Volume Leveler
Ports & Interfaces
Headphone Outputs
Common Interface Plus (CI+)
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Ports
RF Ports Quantity
SCART Ports Quantity
Digital Audio Optical Out
PC Audio in
Component Video (YPbPr/YCbCr) in
USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
Audio Input for DVI
DVI Port
PC in (D-Sub)
HDMI Ports Quantity
Consumer Electronics Control (CEC)
Audio (L,R) in
Audio Return Channel (ARC)
Networking
Wi-Fi
Ethernet LAN
Miracast
Management Features
On/Off Timer
Firmware Upgradeable
On Screen Display (OSD)
Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)
Playback Modes
Auto Power Off
Performance
Video Formats Supported
Audio Formats Supported
Image Formats Supported
Teletext Function
Local Dimming
Subtitle Formats Supported
Teletext
Design
Colour of Product
Built-In Microphone
Signal Strength Indication
Ergonomics
VESA Mounting Interfaces
Smartphone Remote Support
On/off Switch
VESA Mounting
Power
Power Consumption (typical)
Power Consumption (standby)
Energy Efficiency Class
Annual Energy Consumption
Power Consumption (off)
AC Input Voltage
AC Input Frequency
Certificates
Green (Eco) Compliant
Weight & Dimensions
Depth
Weight
Package Weight
Weight With Stand
Depth (with Stand)
Height (with Stand)
Width (with Stand)
Height
Width
Package Height
Package Width
Packaging Content
Desktop Stand
Batteries Included
Handheld Remote Control
Cables Included
Quick Start Guide
Manual
Warranty Card
Operational Conditions
Operating Temperature (T-T)
Other Features
Box Dimensions (W X D X H)
USB Ports Quantity
Number of AV Connections

Brochures and Manuals

Running Cost

Hours of Use Per Day: hours
Show running costs over: years
Electricity cost when switched on £76.91
Electricity cost when on standby £3.04
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kwh per hour left on standby
Electricity price £per kilowatt hour
Annual electricity price inflation %
Water cost when switched on
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Water price £per litre
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Total running cost over 5 years £79.95
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Energy Rating
0.4T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.4 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
11
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant 11 tree seedlings and grow them for 10 years.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers 55pft550912, 55pft550979, 55pft550956, 55pft550998, philips 55pft5509
Barcodes 08712581710576, 08712581721862, 08712581721886, 08718863001080

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