Philips is one of the most popular TV brands as well as being well known for its irons, PC monitors and fryers.
If you are thinking about buying a Philips TV then our handy guide provides you with all the key info at a glance. Our objective, impartial comparison of TV brands is compiled by analysing over 150,000 user and expert reviews and over 2,000 awards from hundreds of different review sites on over 8,300 TVs.
The average price of a new Philips TV is $420.
Is Philips the Best TV Brand?
So are Philips TVs any good? We give every TV a Kagoo Score by analysing its specs, reviews and prices and comparing this to its competitors. By aggregating this data across all TVs we are able to impartially rank all the TV brands.
Philips is ranked the No. 12 best TV brand.
Our detailed analysis taking into account all of the above factors found that Philips is the 12th best TV brand out there.
Let's look at how Philips TVs compare to the other TV brands across each of the key facets that make up the Kagoo Score.
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At an average purchase price of $420, Philips TVs tend to be cheaper than most other TV brands. Philips also have better reviews than the typical TV brand, with the average rating of a Philips TV being 81%.
The average review score for a Philips TV is 81%.
When it comes to energy efficiency the average annual running cost of Philips TV is $25 (based on a person typically using a TV for 5 hours per day), which makes them more efficient than most other TV brands.
There's a smaller selection of Philips TVs available compared to other TV brands, with only 1 Philips TV currently on the market in the US.
No. Of TVs
Average Price $818
Price Distribution of All TVs
No. Of TVs
Average Price $420
Price Distribution of Philips TVs
What Do the Philips TV Reviews Say?
We've added up all the reviews for every Philips TV to work out the average distribution of reviews for Philips and then compared this to the other TV brands.
Philips has a lower proportion of 4 and 5 star expert and user reviews for its TVs than most other brands.
Over 90% of expert reviews and 90% of user reviews for Philips TVs are 4 stars or higher. This compares to 91% and 93% respectively across all TV brands.
Purchasers of Philips TVs frequently mentioned that the product was nicely designed, easy to use and had good connectivity. Their TVs have also won 210+ awards.
In the table below we compare the average review score given to Philips TVs by some of the most popular technology review sites against their reviews for other TV brands. The best review score from each review source is highlighted in green.
How Many Industry Awards Have Philips TVs Received?
After checking thousands of expert review websites we found 215 industry awards for Philips TVs. The table below compares the number of awards received by Philips to other popular TV brands. The largest number of awards provided by each review source is highlighted in green.
We checked over 150,000 reviews to find comments about the reliability of Philips TVs. over 130 of these reviews mention reliability of which 86% were positive. Therefore the vast majority of Philips TV owners and reviewers thought the product was reliable.
86% of reviewers think Philips TVs are reliable.
So, most people think that Philips TVs are good quality. Now let's take a look at some of the reviews for Philips TVs that mention reliability:
Tucked away in its beautifully built bodywork is Philips' most powerful
Wrapped in both the finest brushed metallic build quality around
Philips has put together a mightily attractive package for your £2500
the build quality is excellent
With an awesome build quality that extends to unusually good quality speakers
the company has been providing some dependable televisions for many years now
Pluses Slim design Full connectivity spectrum including Bt Screen size HDMI ARC Image quality once tweaked Android Ambilight Minuses Inconsistent light bleeding Built in sound flat Sound delay over Bluetooth Picture quality average out of the box
built in sound
the other catch up services built in (Netflix etc) are offered with a simple interface that works well
Mine broke very easily during assembly
Was wary that the refresh rate wouldn't be up to scratch
the cheap remote control is broke
Good tvWorkNot broke yet
scratch very easily so be careful what you use to clean it
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