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Philips 46PDL8908

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A multi award winning 46 inch Full HD television with good features
46" Full HD Yes 60Hz May 2013
Display Diagonal HD Type 3D High Frequency Rate Release Date

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Philips 46PDL8908 Review

With excellent reviews but good features, we have scored the Philips 46PDL8908 as follows for Summary.
88
11 Reviews + 2 Awards
66
Good Features
32
61
$107 Over 5 Years
Overall Score
62
Good

Why Has it Scored 62?

It has very good expert reviews with an average expert rating of 82%, based on 11 reviews.
This TV is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer TVs with better features are available. However it has good reviews so it may still be worth considering. View the latest TVs 2017.
This Philips TV has running costs of $107 over 5 years, which are typical compared to the other 3,997 TVs that we have compared it to. View all energy saving TVs.
The 46PDL8908 has some good features, but is also missing a few features:
Quite thin
3D
Only Full HD
Does not have a built-in camera

Philips 46PDL8908 Video Reviews


Philips 46PDL8908 In-Depth Analysis

Features

Only Full HD

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

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Average Display Diagonal

The 46PDL8908's display diagonal of 46" is relatively average compared to most other televisions. It is in the smallest 1% of all TVs when ordered by this feature.

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3D

The 46PDL8908 is 3D. 74% of TVs are not 3D.

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Quite Thin

The average thickness of all televisions is 60mm, with the thinnest being 1.7mm and the thickest being 100mm. The Philips 46PDL8908's thickness of only 39.5mm is quite thin compared to most other televisions. It is in the thinnest 16% of all televisions when sorted by this feature.

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Supports Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi

The 46PDL8908 supports Wi-Fi, as do 59% of TVs.

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Supports Interactive TV

The 46PDL8908 supports interactive TV. 93% of televisions do not support interactive TV.

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Has a Mounting Kit

The 46PDL8908 has a mounting kit, unlike 91% of TVs which do not have a mounting kit.

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Supports Miracast

The 46PDL8908 supports Miracast. 87% of televisions do not support Miracast.

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Quite High RMS Rated Power

TVs have RMS rated powers of between 2W and 120W, and the average RMS rated power is 21W. The Philips 46PDL8908's RMS rated power of 30W is in the highest 12% of all TVs when ordered by this feature.

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Has an Auto Volume Leveler

The 46PDL8908 has an auto volume leveler, unlike 83% of TVs which do not have an auto volume leveler.

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Supports Parental Controls

The Philips 46PDL8908 supports parental controls, unlike 89% of televisions which do not support parental controls.

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Supports Smartphones Being Used As a Remote

The Philips 46PDL8908 supports smartphones being used as a remote, which is unusual. 88% of televisions do not support smartphones being used as a remote.

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Has a 2D-3D Converter

The Philips 46PDL8908 has a 2D-3D converter, unlike 87% of TVs which do not have a 2D-3D converter.

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Has a Child Lock

The Philips 46PDL8908 has a child lock, which is unusual. 90% of televisions do not have a child lock.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Camera

The 46PDL8908 does not have a built-in camera, although this is within the context that 98% of televisions also do not have a built-in camera.

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Quite Fast Motion Interpolation Frequency

Televisions have motion interpolation frequencies of between 50Hz and 3,000Hz, and the average motion interpolation frequency is 440Hz. The motion interpolation frequency of the 46PDL8908 of 1,400Hz is in the fastest 5% of all TVs when sorted by this feature.

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Features Local Dimming

The 46PDL8908 features local dimming, unlike 76% of televisions which do not feature local dimming.

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Has a Pair of 3D Glasses Included

The 46PDL8908 has a pair of 3D glasses included. 85% of TVs do not have a pair of 3D glasses included.

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Not Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) Certified

The 46PDL8908 is not Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) certified, although keep in mind that 61% of televisions are also not Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) certified.

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Three USB Ports

USB port

The 46PDL8908 is a three USB port television.

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Supports Netflix and YouTube

The number of video apps supported by the 46PDL8908 is more than most televisions. This television supports a Netflix video app, which is the most frequently supported video app supported by televisions. The video app "YouTube" is also supported by this Philips TV.

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Quite Bright Display Brightness

The Philips 46PDL8908's display brightness of 450 cd/m² is quite bright compared to most other televisions. It is in the brightest 9% of all TVs when sorted by this feature. The display brightnesses of TVs range from 50 cd/m² to 4,000 cd/m², and the average display brightness is 340 cd/m².

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Average High Frequency Rate

The 46PDL8908's high frequency rate of 60Hz is relatively typical compared to most other televisions. It is in the slowest 1% of all televisions when ranked by this feature.

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Running Costs

Running Costs Are OK

The average 5 year running cost of the 46PDL8908 is $107 based on typical usage levels and energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 3,997 TVs.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

46pdl8908s/12, 46pdl8908s60, 46pdl8908s98

Barcodes:

00871010355267, 00871258168238, 08712581682378, 08712581682385, 08712581703738

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