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Philips 40PFL4609

40" 5000:1 Flat Apr 2016
Display Diagonal HD Type Contrast Ratio (typical) Screen Shape Release Date
Wireless connectivity and 120 PMR performance in this LED LCD TV. EntertainmentWith NetFlix, YouTube, Vudu, and more. Connect wirelessly to explore unlimited internetAccess on your TV with... More
$108.24 Electricity cost over 5 years. Calculate
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Just Released Eight Months Ago

The 40PFL4609 was only relased by Philips eight months ago.

Philips Has Good Reviews for Its Televisions

Philips mid-size TVs have good reviews on average and across all televisions Philips is one of the better rated brands.

Has a WiFi Connection

has a WiFi connection

Like most of the other similar spec TVs that came out in the last 12 months, the 40PFL4609 has a WiFi connection.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution

This television supports a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, which is typical of many mid-size TVs that were launched in the last year.

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Has One Playback Mode

The Philips 40PFL4609 has a greater number of playback modes than most televisions that are a comparable age to it. This Philips TV has a Slideshow playback mode, which is the most frequently found playback mode found on comparable spec TVs that have been on the market for around the same time as the 40PFL4609.

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1080p Video Mode

This television supports a 480i|480p|720p|1080i|1080p video mode, which is the most commonly supported video mode on new mid-size TVs.

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Three HDMI Ports

three HDMI ports

Most comparable spec TVs that came out in the last 12 months have between one and three HDMI ports, including the Philips 40PFL4609 which has three HDMI ports.

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Supports One Audio Format

The 40PFL4609 has a greater number of audio formats than most recently released comparable spec TVs. This TV supports an MP3 audio format, which is the most commonly supported audio format supported by mid-size TVs that have been available for a comparable time to the 40PFL4609.

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Analog Tuner

This TV has an Analog & Digital tuner, which is the most frequently found tuner on mid-size TVs that have been available for a similar time to it.

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8 Reasons Against

Does Not Support Smart TV Features

Like most of the other mid-size TVs that have been on the market for around the same time as the 40PFL4609, the 40PFL4609 does not support smart TV features.

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Not 3D Compatible

The Philips 40PFL4609 is not 3D compatible, although keep in mind that most of the other latest mid-size TVs are also not 3D compatible.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Camera

Most mid-size TVs that have been on the market for around the same time as the 40PFL4609 do not have a built-in camera. The 40PFL4609 is no exception to this as it too does not have a built-in camera.

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Only Supports One Image Format

The Philips 40PFL4609 has a greater number of image formats than most mid-size TVs that were released around the same time as it. This television supports a JPG image format, which is the most commonly supported image format supported by mid-size TVs that have been available for the last year.

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Does Not Feature OLED Technology

The 40PFL4609 does not feature OLED technology. Most of the other mid-size TVs that have been available for a similar time to the 40PFL4609 also do not feature OLED technology.

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Only Supports Six Video Formats

The Philips 40PFL4609 has a greater number of video formats than most mid-size TVs that were launched in the last 12 months. The most frequently supported video format is AVI, but this video format is not supported by this Philips television. The video formats ASP, AVC, H.264, MPEG1, MPEG2 and MPEG4 are also supported by this television.

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Only One USB 2.0 Port

The Philips 40PFL4609 is a one USB 2.0 port television. Most of the other mid-size TVs that have been available for around the same time as the 40PFL4609 have between one and two USB 2.0 ports.

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Very Thick

With a thickness of 99 millimeters, the 40PFL4609 has one of the thickest thicknesses amongst mid-size TVs of this age. The thinnest thickness of new mid-size TVs is 7.1mm, the thickest is 99mm, and the average thickness is 70mm.

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Full HD HD Type

Full HD HD type

The display resolution of this television is Full HD, which is the most commonly found HD type on mid-size TVs that were launched in the last 12 months. 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
Contrast Ratio (typical)
Screen Shape
Motion Interpolation Frequency
Comb Filter
Noise Reduction
Motion Interpolation Technology
Response Time
Display Brightness
Display Resolution
Supported Video Modes
Aspect Ratio
Screen Format Adjustments
Display Diagonal (metric)
Viewing Angle, Horizontal
Supported Graphics Resolutions
Viewing Angle, Vertical
TV Tuner
Digital Signal Format System
Tuner Type
Supported TV Bands
Analog Signal Format System
Smart TV
Video Apps
Audio
Equalizer Bands Quantity
Equalizer
RMS Rated Power
Number of Loudspeakers
Built-In Speaker(s)
Auto Volume Leveler
Audio Decoders
Audio Decoding Technologies
Ports & Interfaces
Headphone Outputs
Digital Audio Coaxial Out
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Ports
Composite Video in
Component Video (YPbPr/YCbCr) in
USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
PC in (D-Sub)
HDMI Ports Quantity
Consumer Electronics Control (CEC)
VGA (D-Sub) Ports Quantity
Audio (L,R) in
Networking
Wi-Fi
Ethernet LAN
Management Features
Sleep Timer
Playback Modes
Performance
Video Formats Supported
Audio Formats Supported
Image Formats Supported
Parental Control
Child Lock
Design
Colour of Product
Ergonomics
VESA Mounting Interfaces
On/off Switch
VESA Mounting
Power
Power Consumption (typical)
Power Consumption (standby)
AC Input Voltage
AC Input Frequency
Certificates
Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) Certified
Weight & Dimensions
Depth
Weight
Package Weight
Weight With Stand
Height (with Stand)
Width (with Stand)
Height
Width
Package Height
Package Width
Packaging Content
Batteries Included
Handheld Remote Control
Quick Start Guide
Manual
Operational Conditions
Operating Temperature (T-T)
Technical Details
Network Streaming Services Supported
Dolby Technologies

Running Cost

Hours of Use Per Day: hours
Show running costs over: years
Electricity cost when switched on $107.99
Electricity cost when on standby $2.31
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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
Annual water price inflation %
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Total running cost over 5 years $110.30
Running costs for this TV have been estimated based on other similar TVs. If you know how much electricity and water the Philips 40PFL4609uses then please let us know by entering those figures in the boxes above.
0.72T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.72 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
19
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant 19 tree seedlings and grow them for 10 years.

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Manufacturer Part Numbers philips 40pfl4609

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