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Philips 55PFT6550

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Philips 55PFT6550

£529.00
Philips 55PFT6550
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A good spec and very economical to run 55" Full HD TV, good for watching films
55" Full HD No 79mm Jul 2015 A++
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Philips 55PFT6550 Review

With low running costs and very good features, we have ranked the Philips 55PFT6550 number 149 in 3D TVs, number 195 in 55 inch TVs and number 295 in Netflix recommended TVs.
57
Value for Money
Average
78
Features
Good Features
78
Age
2 Years Old
83
Running Costs
£79 Over 5 Years
74
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 74?

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This TV has an efficiency rating of A++, and its running costs of £79 over 5 years are typical compared to the other 4,306 televisions that we have compared it to. View all energy saving televisions.
It has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Larger than average display diagonal
3D
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Only Full HD
Does not feature OLED/QLED technology

What is This TV Best Used For?

Having compared this Philips TV with other relevant TVs, we have concluded that it is very good for playing games, ranking number 459 in TVs for gaming. It is also very good for watching films, ranking number 808 in TVs for film as well being good for watching sport, ranking number 809 in TVs for sport.
71
Watching Films
Very Good
68
Watching Sport
Good
72
Playing Games
Very Good

Philips 55PFT6550 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Philips Televisions Have Very Good Reviews

We checked 3,279 expert and user reviews (including 2,586 verified purchases) for Philips televisions and found that on average Philips has very good reviews compared to other brands. 98% of those that bought a Philips TV would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Value For Money

Disappointing Value for Money

Whilst the product is cheaper than 53% of televisions, it has average features, is over 6 months old and at £529.00 it does not appear to be great value for money overall.

Running Costs

Average Running Costs

This television is rated A++ for energy efficiency. Based on typical energy prices we estimate that the 55PFT6550 will cost £79 over 5 years to run, which is typical compared to the other 4,306 TVs.

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Age

Released Over Two Years Ago

Philips released the 55PFT6550 in July 2015.

Features

Only Full HD

The display resolution of this TV is Full HD, which is the most frequently found HD type on TVs. Full HD TVs have a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels.

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Larger Than Average Display Diagonal

TVs have display diagonals of between 13" and 110", and the average display diagonal is 46". The 55PFT6550's display diagonal of 55" is larger than average when compared to most other TVs. It is larger than 69% of all televisions when ordered by this feature.

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Does Not Feature OLED/QLED Technology

The 55PFT6550 does not feature OLED/QLED technology, although it is worth noting that 98% of TVs also do not feature OLED/QLED technology.

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3D

The 55PFT6550 is 3D. 75% of TVs are not 3D.

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Thicker Than Average

The thickness of the 55PFT6550 of 79mm is in the thickest 18% of all TVs when ordered by this feature. The average thickness of all TVs is 60mm, with the thinnest being 1.7mm and the thickest being 100mm.

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Supports Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi

The 55PFT6550 supports Wi-Fi. 61% of TVs also support Wi-Fi.

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Supports Wi-Fi Direct

The Philips 55PFT6550 supports Wi-Fi Direct, which is unusual. 73% of televisions do not support Wi-Fi Direct.

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Supports Miracast

The 55PFT6550 supports Miracast. 86% of TVs do not support Miracast.

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Has an Audio Input for DVI

The Philips 55PFT6550 has an audio input for DVI, unlike 93% of TVs which do not have an audio input for DVI.

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Supports Interactive TV

The 55PFT6550 supports interactive TV. 94% of TVs do not support interactive TV.

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Supports Netflix and YouTube

The 55PFT6550 has a greater number of video apps than most televisions. This TV supports Netflix, which is the most frequently supported video app supported by televisions. The video app "YouTube" is also supported by this television.

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Has a 2D-3D Converter

The 55PFT6550 has a 2D-3D converter, which is unusual. 87% of TVs do not have a 2D-3D converter.

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Supports Video On Demand (VOD)

The Philips 55PFT6550 supports video on demand (VOD), which is unusual. 97% of TVs do not support video on demand (VOD).

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Has an Auto Volume Leveler

The 55PFT6550 has an auto volume leveler, which is unusual. 83% of TVs do not have an auto volume leveler.

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Features Local Dimming

The 55PFT6550 features local dimming, which is unusual. 76% of TVs do not feature local dimming.

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Three USB Ports

USB port

The Philips 55PFT6550 is a three USB port TV.

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Faster Than Average Motion Interpolation Frequency

The motion interpolation frequency of the 55PFT6550 of 800Hz is faster than 75% of all TVs when ordered by this feature. The motion interpolation frequencies of TVs range from 50Hz to 3,000Hz, and the average motion interpolation frequency is 450Hz.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

philips 55pft655012

Barcodes:

08718863002162

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