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Philips 43PFL4609F7

71

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Philips 43PFL4609F7

$679.99
Philips 43PFL4609/F7
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An economical to run and good spec 43" Full HD TV, but representing only average value for money
43" Full HD No 1200:1 Feb 2015
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Philips 43PFL4609/F7 Review

With very good features and low running costs, we have ranked the Philips 43PFL4609/F7 number 508 across all TVs.
61
Value for Money
Good
78
Features
Good Features
76
Running Costs
$91 Over 5 Years
71
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 71?

It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better TVs are available. View the latest televisions 2018.
This TV has running costs of $91 over 5 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 4,333 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:
Supports Wi-Fi
Has an auto volume leveler
Net TV
Enjoy the online world of connectivity
Enlarge your viewing experience
Complete digital connectivity made simple
Only Full HD
Not 3D

How Big is the Philips 43PFL4609/F7?

The Philips 43PFL4609/F7 is 977.9mm wide and 586.74mm tall. It weighs 9.2kg.

Philips 43PFL4609/F7 front dimensions
Philips 43PFL4609/F7 size in context

Philips 43PFL4609/F7 In-Depth Analysis

Value For Money

Poor Value for Money

The product has mediocre features and at $679.99 it is more expensive than 54% of televisions.

Running Costs

Running Costs Are OK

The average running cost of the 43PFL4609/F7 is $91 over 5 years based on typical energy prices and usage levels, which is typical compared to the other 4,333 televisions.

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Features

Average Display Diagonal

The display diagonal of the 43PFL4609/F7 of 43" is pretty standard compared to most other TVs. It is in the largest 45% of all televisions when ranked by this feature.

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Only Full HD

The display resolution of this TV is Full HD, which is typical of many TVs. Full HD TVs have a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels.

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Not 3D

Like most other TVs, the Philips 43PFL4609/F7 is not 3D. 75% of TVs are not 3D.

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Supports Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi

The 43PFL4609/F7 supports Wi-Fi, as do 61% of TVs.

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Has an Auto Volume Leveler

The 43PFL4609/F7 has an auto volume leveler. 83% of TVs do not have an auto volume leveler.

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Lower Than Average RMS Rated Power

The lowest RMS rated power of TVs is 2W, the highest is 200W, and the average RMS rated power is 21W. The RMS rated power of the Philips 43PFL4609/F7 of only 16W is lower than 77% of all TVs when ordered by this feature.

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Has an Ambient Light Sensor

The Philips 43PFL4609/F7 has an ambient light sensor, unlike 92% of TVs which do not have an ambient light sensor.

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Has a PC in (D-Sub) Port

The Philips 43PFL4609/F7 has a PC in (D-Sub) port, unlike 70% of TVs which do not have a PC in (D-Sub) port.

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Supports Parental Controls

The 43PFL4609/F7 supports parental controls, unlike 87% of TVs which do not support parental controls.

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Very Slow Motion Interpolation Frequency

The motion interpolation frequency of the 43PFL4609/F7 of only 120Hz is in the slowest 28% of all televisions 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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Has a Child Lock

The 43PFL4609/F7 has a child lock. 88% of TVs do not have a child lock.

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3D Comb Filter

This TV has a 3D comb filter, which is typical of many TVs.

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Slower Than Average Response Time

Across all the TVs the response times range from 0.1ms to 50ms, and the average response time is 6.9ms. The 43PFL4609/F7's response time of 9ms is slower than 88% of all TVs when sorted by this feature.

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Very Low Contrast Ratio (typical)

The Philips 43PFL4609/F7's contrast ratio (typical) of only 1,200 is lower than 65% of all TVs when ranked by this feature. TVs have contrast ratios (typical) of between 300 and 5,000,000, and the average contrast ratio (typical) is 38,000.

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Supports Netflix and YouTube

The number of video apps supported by the Philips 43PFL4609/F7 is more than most TVs. This Philips television supports Netflix, which is the most frequently supported video app supported by TVs. The video app "YouTube" is also supported by this TV.

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Has an Equalizer

The 43PFL4609/F7 has an equalizer, which is unusual. 92% of TVs do not have an equalizer.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

philips 43pfl4609f7, 43pfl4609f8

Barcodes:

00609585244405, 00609585248267, 00761856457577

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