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Philips 30PW8420 CRT HDTV

alaTest has collected and analyzed 35 reviews of Philips 30PW8420 CRT HDTV. The average rating for this product is 3.7/5, compared to an average rating of 4.3/5 for other TVs for all reviews. Reviewers really like the usability and durability. The image quality and price are also mentioned favorably. Many are critical about the energy efficiency and reliability.

sound, price, image quality, durability, usability

design, reliability, energy

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other TVs the Philips 30PW8420 CRT HDTV is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 81/100 = Very good quality.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 14 user reviews of Philips 30PW8420 CRT HDTV from The average user rating for this product is 2.3/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.1/5 for other TVs on Reviewers really like the durability and image quality. The sound and price are also mentioned favorably. There are some less positive reviews about the reliability.

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36% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Philips 30PW8420 30" Widescreen HD-Ready TVPhilips 30PW8420 30" Widescreen HD-Ready TV

Apr, 2018

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Wide-screen high-definition television


This is a great high-definition television, and my way out from Philips! I'll comment on the TV instead of on the outlet. I will comment on the television, rather than exports.

Image quality is very good


May, 2009

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a very good TV


Lbs Also known as 30PW8420, Philips 30PW8420 Manufacturer Part No. 30PW8420 Dimension 21.7 in x 33.9 in x 21.1 in (HxWxD) It's an OK tv. The picture quality is ver good on high def, but not that great on standard. However, it's perfectly watchable. I...

Beautiful Contrast with blacks very good, overall picture quality on high def


Mar, 2009

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Beyond imagination, the best ever production from philips. the picture,the sound is more more than average. come true sound live adrenaline. how came being imagination to see your best film is you can imagine? so, buy this one,with wide in everything....

clear picture and best sound

Mar, 2009

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Philips 30PW8420


This CRT TV, the 30" Philips 30PW8420, has a 1080i display. This model comes in silver. Philips 30PW8420 Philips 30" HDTV Monitor (30PW8420) Key Features: 30" flat screen,Widescreen (16:9),Dolby Virtual surround,HDTV monitor,HDMI input,QuadraSurf...



Mar, 2009

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The reality feels


To rewrite everything; Well, let not all. Let it be a little. To the second? To rewrite everything openly, to erase pages foolish, that by handwriting sweeping once Now - only by happiness! Now - only by wisdom; To add more than sweetness into the...


Having no what bothers

Mar, 2009

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Technology and Products


Display images, or watch video, philips smartimage can be optimized to provide a good lcd display performance. Why do I need it? Units can be one you want to optimize the display by the content of all hi lcd display, smartimage real-time dynamic...

Large screen at home to enjoy

Appearance is not intended to neighbor

Mar, 2009

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Philips 30PW8420


Is a trademark of Philips. Philips has always been a hallmark for sound in music systems and its high definition in its screens. The possibility of buying it online is also a decent plus point thathas to be added apart from all its features. Coming to...



Mar, 2009

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philips 30pw8420


Special Offers and Product Promotions The Best Way to Watch Movies at Home. Ever. With superior video resolution and audio playback, Blu-ray Discs are six-times better than DVDs. Not sure which players are BD-Live enabled? Or of what BD-Live even is?...

good philips 30pw8420

no problem

Mar, 2009

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High-tech and the perfect combination of sound quality


High-tech and the perfect combination of sound quality, LCD TV has a 16.7 million color screen structured, brilliant true colors. This TV started one plane on the use of pure glass, and its plane at right angles to the display looks much better than...

High-tech and the perfect combination of sound quality

Dynamic performance of the image is not ideal

Mar, 2009

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Philips 30PW8420 television perfection


This is a high-performance LCD TVs. High-tech and perfect sound quality, LCD television has a 167,000 color screen structure, the true colors of brilliant. Designed perfection. This is the beginning of television on the use of a plane of pure glass,...

perfect sound quality

the image performance of power needs to be improved

Mar, 2009

Product Specifications

With a connection to a set-top box, this TV brings you pictures so real, it's like being there. Now you can enjoy the cinematic experience in the comfort of your own living room.

Audio System

Sound Output Mode:Stereo
Speakers Included:2 speakers
Surround Mode: Yes

Dimensions & Weight



Product Line:Philips


Color:Silver frost


CRT Type:Real Flat
Diagonal Size:30in
Diagonal Size (cm):76cm
Digital Television Certification:HDTV monitor
Display Format:1080i
Flat CRT TV: Yes
HDMI Ports Qty:1
HDTV Ready: Yes
Image Aspect Ratio:16:9
Progressive Scan:Progressive scanning (line doubling)
Video Interface:Component / Composite / HDMI / S-Video

TV Tuner

TV Tuner Presence: Yes