Philips 40PFL8606T TV reviews and prices: 40" Full HD 1080p LED screen

15 customer reviews

This TV is a good all rounder.

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8.7 out of 10 based on 15 reviews.
Philips 40PFL8606T with 40" Full HD 1080p LED screen, 4 HDMI ports and Freeview HD. See full product description

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Stephen , London Film and documentary lover

Score 8.0/10
Good points:
Good visuals. Setup was incredibly easy and will automatically detect any hdmi inputs you connect up.
Bad points:
Sound was a big letdown. Thankfully I have a home cinema system to connect to for the audio. I did have a problem with lip sync between the two devices though until I plugged the inputs direct into the TV and fed an optical lead from the TV out to the home cinema input
Overall rating 8.0
Ease of use 9.0
Image quality 9.0
Sound quality 6.0
Design 8.0
Value for money 8.0
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Confirmed purchase: 22 May 2012

Jane, Multi-purpose viewer

Score 8.0/10
Good points:
ambient light and viewing angle
Bad points:
Reviewer left no comment
Overall rating 8.0
Ease of use 9.0
Image quality 9.0
Sound quality 8.0
Design 9.0
Value for money 9.0
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Confirmed purchase: 22 Jul 2012

Adrien, Glasgow Sports and games fan

Score 7.0/10
Good points:
Good looking TV but didn't get much time to know much about it as I had to send it back for a small but annoying fault.
Bad points:
Polystyrene ball stuck between the front glass and the LCD screen. \should have been spotted during last test.
Overall rating 7.0
Ease of use 7.0
Image quality 7.0
Sound quality 6.0
Design 9.0
Value for money 7.0
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Confirmed purchase: 22 Jul 2012

Product Features

Screen size (Inches) 40
Type of screen LED
3D Yes
HD TV Full HD 1080p
Built-in disc player No Disc Player
Freeview or Freesat tuner Freeview HD
Number of HDMI ports 4
Number of scart ports 1
Connections Wireless
Connections Ethernet
Connections HDMI
Smart TV Yes
Frequency (Hz) 200
Frequency (Hz) 800
Response time (Milliseconds) 1
Screen aspect ratio 16:9
Contrast Ratio (X:1) 500000
Reflection angle 176
Horizontal resolution (Pixels) 192
Vertical resolution (Pixels) 1080
Brightness (Candela per square metre) 450
Energy efficiency A
Weight (kg) 17
Release date 2011-11-08
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Manufacturer's Description

Intensify your viewing experience

  • Ambilight Spectra 2-sided intensifies the viewing experience
  • 3D Max for a truly immersive Full HD 3D experience

Breathtaking perfect pictures and Sound

  • Full HD TV and Perfect Pixel HD Engine for unrivalled clarity
  • Brilliant LED images with incredible contrast
  • 800 Hz Perfect Motion Rate (PMR) for superb motion sharpness
  • 28 W SoundStage for dynamic powerful sound in an ultra slim TV

Enjoy the online world with Smart TV

  • A wealth of online apps, videos to rent and catch-up TV
  • With DLNA, enjoy photos, music and movies on your TV
  • Control the TV with your smart phone, tablet or keyboard
  • Find, schedule, record and pause TV
  • Integrated Wi-Fi to use Net TV apps and SimplyShare wireless

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