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Philips 55PUK4900

Philips 55PUK4900
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An average spec and 2 year old 55" 4K TV, with OK running costs
55" 4K No 79mm Sep 2015 A
Display Diagonal HD Type OLED/QLED Technology Thickness Release Date Energy Efficiency
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Philips 55PUK4900 Review

Released 2 years ago and with average features, we have scored the Philips 55PUK4900 as follows:
56
Features
Average Features
61
Age
2 Years Old
42
Running Costs
£130 Over 5 Years
48
Overall Score
Mediocre

Why Has it Scored 48?

Samsung televisions have excellent reviews in general.
It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better TVs are available. View the latest TVs 2018.
This TV has an efficiency rating of A, and its running costs of £130 over 5 years are typical compared to the other 4,446 TVs that we have compared it to. View all energy saving TVs.
It has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
4K
Larger than average display diagonal
Does not feature OLED/QLED technology
Not 3D

Philips 55PUK4900 Video Reviews

Philips 55PUK4900 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Philips Has Very Good Television Reviews

Based on 3,258 expert and owner reviews (including 2,569 verified purchases), Philips has very good ratings for its TVs. 98% of those that bought a Philips television would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Running Costs

OK Running Costs

This TV has an efficiency rating of A, and the average 5 year running cost of the 55PUK4900 is £130 based on average usage levels and energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 4,446 televisions.

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Age

Released Over Two Years Ago

This TV has been on the market since September 2015.

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Features

4K

4K

The 55PUK4900 has a maximum resolution of 4K. That's over four times the resolution of a Full HD TV, which is the most common resolution. Televisions HD types range from HD Ready (worst) to 8K (best). 4K Ultra HD TVs have a resolution of 3840 x 2160 pixels.

4K Ultra HD TVs have a resolution of 3840 x 2160 pixels.

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Larger Than Average Display Diagonal

The 55PUK4900's display diagonal of 55" is larger than average when compared to most other TVs. It is larger than 80% of all televisions when sorted by this feature. TVs have display diagonals of between 13" and 110", and the average display diagonal is 46".

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Does Not Feature OLED/QLED Technology

The Philips 55PUK4900 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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Not 3D

Like most other TVs, the Philips 55PUK4900 is not 3D. 75% of TVs are not 3D.

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Thicker Than Average

The 55PUK4900's thickness of 79mm is in the thickest 18% of all TVs when sorted 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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Does Not Support Wi-Fi

The 55PUK4900 does not support Wi-Fi. 61% of TVs do support Wi-Fi.

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Does Not Have an Ethernet Port

The 55PUK4900 does not have an ethernet port, unlike 66% of TVs which have an ethernet port.

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Faster Than Average Motion Interpolation Frequency

The 55PUK4900's motion interpolation frequency of 400Hz is in the fastest 33% of all TVs when sorted 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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Has a DVI Port

The 55PUK4900 has a DVI port, which is unusual. 96% of TVs do not have a DVI port.

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Lower Than Average RMS Rated Power

The 55PUK4900's RMS rated power of only 16W is in the lowest 25% of all TVs when ordered by this feature. The average RMS rated power of all TVs is 21W, with the lowest being 2W and the highest being 200W.

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Supports High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP)

The 55PUK4900 supports High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP), unlike 78% of TVs which do not support High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP).

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3840 X 2160 Pixels Display Resolution

The Philips 55PUK4900 supports a maximum display resolution of 3840 x 2160 pixels. That's over four times the resolution of a 1920 x 1080 (Full HD) pixels TV, which is the most common resolution supported by televisions. This television also supports a display resolution of 3840 x 2160 (4K) pixels. The resolution of all TVs ranges from 366 x 768 pixels (worst) to 5120 x 2160 pixels (best).

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Has an Ambient Light Sensor

The Philips 55PUK4900 has an ambient light sensor. 92% of TVs do not have an ambient light sensor.

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Very Slow High Frequency Rate

Across all the TVs the high frequency rates range from 50Hz to 3,000Hz, and the average high frequency rate is 250Hz. The Philips 55PUK4900's high frequency rate of only 60Hz is slower than 69% of all TVs when ranked by this feature.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

philips 55puk490012

Barcodes:

08718863006535

Frequently Asked Questions About the Philips 55PUK4900

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