The television is now an inseparable part of the Indian households. Be it the morning news, the afternoon soaps or the movies in the evening; there’s no getting away from the television. It has turned out to be the complete family entertainer. With attractive finance offers and increased spending parity, television sales are rising consistently. Smart TVs can now connect to the internet and deliver all the world wide web right into people’s homes. Philips Television has moved up from offering only entertainment to delivering news and events.
Let’s check the in-depth review of Philips 50PFL3951 50 inch Full HD LED Television. Philips is one of the oldest brands of electronics offering high-quality products at reasonable prices. The Philips 50PFL3951 is a 50 inch full HD LED TV featuring Philip’s Pixel HD Plus technology and Perfect Motion rate for delivering crystal-clear, blur-free motion for an immersive viewing experience. The bezels are thin to the point of being non-existent which allows for excellent 178° viewing angles. The Philips 50PFL3951 is available at a price of Rs. 45,043/- in online stores.
The Philips 50PFL3951 is a slim full HD LED TV which is packed inside an extremely thin 74mm body. The extremely narrow bezels give the impression of the display being completely bezel-less from a distance. The frame around the display and the back-side, along with the table-top stand. The Philips full HD TV can be removed from the stand if it needs to be mounted on the wall using the included wall mounting system.
The front of the television features only the bright, beautiful display. The ports and sockets are all located at the back-side of the television along with the TV’s controls. The ports include 3 HDMI inputs, 2 USB inputs, 1 AV input, 1 headphone out, 1 S/PDIF out (coaxial), 1 Antenna IEC75 and 1 Ext 3.5mm Jack. The Philips 50PFL3951 weighs in at 13.2kg with the stand and 12.2 kg without it.
The Philips 50PFL3951 comes with a full HD 1920 x 1080 pixels widescreen resolution display which delivers better colour-depth and clarity. It supports full HD signals from all sources including the latest like the Blu-ray and HD gaming consoles. It features an extensively upgraded signal processing algorithm to resolve the higher signal quality and resolution. It uses a brilliant flicker-free progressive scan which delivers super-bright and colourful pictures. It also sports the ‘Pixel Plus HD’ technology for finer details and clarity which also offers a unique combination of sharpness, natural detail, vivid colours and naturally smooth motion on all types of HD as well as standard TV signals and streaming content. Noise and artefacts, in content from all sources, even in highly compressed HD, are detected and neatly eliminated ensuring crystal-clear picture. The 240Hz Perfect Motion Rate (PMR) technology by Philips creates extreme motion sharpness for clear images during fast action sequences. The combination of fast panel refresh rate, HD Natural Motion and the unique processing algorithm show the combined visible effect for unparalleled motion sharpness. The powerful, stereo 20W RMS amplifiers work together to create crystal-clear audio and complement the rich viewing experience. A 7-band equalizer gives the ability to customize the sound output as preferred by the listener.
This TV supports HDMI input to carry uncompressed audio-video signals through a single cable eliminating the tangle of multiple cables. Philips Easylink enables almost all the connected devices can be controlled by just a single remote control. The Philips 50PFL3951 also supports the MHL standard which is an audio-video interface for directly connecting mobile and other portable devices to high-definition TVs. Once connected through an optional MHL cable, the connected devices can stream content to the TV while simultaneously charging themselves. The USB connector allows access to images, mp3 music and video files through USB drives, which can be navigated using the simple included, on-screen content browser. Philips USB to USB transfer feature allows direct data transfer from one USB drive to another directly through the TV without the need of a computer.
Inside the box:
· Philips 50PFL3951 Television
· 2 x AAA Batteries
· Remote Control
· User Manual
· Warranty Certificate
· Power Cord
· Safety/Legal Instructions
· Table-top Stand
· Wall Mounting Bracket
ü Ultra-thin Bezels.
ü Pixel Plus HD Technology.
ü Selectable Picture Modes.
ü 7-Band Audio Equalizer.
ü 7 Indian Languages Supported.
ü Wall mounting facility.
û 1920 x 1080 resolution stretches rather thin over a 50 inch display.
The Philips 50PFL3951 Full HD TV delivers a high-quality, immersive viewing experience with HD picture quality and crystal-clear sound. With innovative features like a 7-band equalizer and USB to USB copy and the price at which it is available, it gives excellent value for the buyer’s money.
· Performance: 4 Stars.
· Value for Money: 4 Stars.