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Philips PFL3705 Series LCD TV (32", 37", 40", 46")

alaTest has collected and analyzed 50 reviews of Philips PFL3705 Series LCD TV (32", 37", 40", 46"). The average rating for this product is 3.1/5, compared to an average rating of 4.3/5 for other TVs for all reviews. People really like the design and durability. The price and usability also get good feedback. Reviews are divided on the reliability. There are some critical comments about the sound.

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We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other TVs the Philips PFL3705 Series LCD TV (32", 37", 40", 46") is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 81/100 = Very good quality.

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Amazon.com review summary for Philips PFL3705 Series LCD TV (32", 37", 40", 46")

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 35 user reviews of Philips PFL3705 Series LCD TV (32", 37", 40", 46") from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 2.9/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.1/5 for other TVs on Amazon.com. Reviews about the design and durability are on the whole positive. The price and usability also get good feedback, whereas comments are divided on the reliability. Some have doubts about the sound.

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54% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Philips 40PFL3705D/F7 40-Inch 1080p 120 Hz LCD HDTV, BlackPhilips 40PFL3705D/F7 40-Inch 1080p 120 Hz LCD HDTV, Black

May, 2018

Expert review by : Joe Osborne (pcmag.com)

Philips 40PFL3705D

 

The Philips 40PFL3705D ($619.99 list) is a 40-inch LCD HDTV with a 1,920 by 1,080 resolution as well as image smoothing, Dolby Digital audio output and media playback through USB.

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Product Specifications

Audio

Audio system:Dolby Digital (AC-3), Stereo, SAP / Dolby Digital, Nicam Stereo
Built-in speaker(s):Y
Built-in speakers: Yes
Equalizer:No / Yes
Equalizer bands quantity:5
FM radio: No
Number of loudspeakers:2
Number of Speakers:2
RMS rated power:20 / 40
Sound enhancement technology:IncredibleSurround

Certificates

Certification:ECO Label
Energy Star certified: Yes

Design

Color of product:Black

Display

3D:N
3D compatibility: No
Aspect Ratio:16:9
Comb Filter:3D
Contrast ratio (dynamic):100000:1 / 40000:1 / 80000:1
Contrast ratio (typical):2500:1 / 5000:1
Display brightness:350 / 400 / 450
Display Diagonal:32 / 40
Display Diagonal (metric):31.9
Display Resolution:1920 x 1080
HD type:Full HD / Not supported
High frequency rate:120
Noise reduction: Yes
Progressive Scan: Yes
Response Time:2
Screen format adjustments: / 16:9, Zoom / 4:3, 16:9, Zoom
Supported graphics resolutions: / 1024 x 768 (XGA), 1280 x 768 (WXGA), 1360 x 768 (WXGA), 1400 x 1050 (SXGA+), 1440 x 900 (WXGA+), 1680 x 1050 (WSXGA+), 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080), 640 x 480 (VGA), 800 x 600 (SVGA)
Supported video modes: / 1080i, 1080p, 480i, 480p / 720p
Viewable size diagonal:4.02
Viewing angle, horizontal:176 / 178
Viewing angle, vertical:176 / 178

Energy Management

AC input frequency:60
AC input voltage:120
Power consumption (standby):0.1 / 0.15
Power consumption (typical):205 / 228 / 74.9

Ergonomics

VESA mounting:Y
VESA mounting interfaces:200 x 200 / 400 x 200 / 400 x 400

Management Features

Electronic Program Guide (EPG):N / Y
Electronic Programme Guide (EPG):No / Yes
Firmware upgradeable: Yes
Handheld remote control: Yes
Integrated clock:
On Screen Display (OSD): Yes
On/Off timer: No
Picture-in-Picture: No
Remote Control Type:PF01E10B / TV
Sleep Timer: Yes
Smart modes:Cinema, Energy saving, Game, Personal, Standard

Networking

Bluetooth: No
Ethernet LAN:N
Ethernet LAN connection: No
Wi-Fi: No

Operational Conditions

Operating temperature (T-T):5 - 35
Operating temperature range (T-T):5 - 35

Other Features

Aerial input:IEC75
AV 1:Audio L/R in, YPbPr
AV 2:Audio L/R in, CVBS in, S-Video
AV 3:Audio L/R in, CVBS in, S-Video in
Box depth:11
Box depth (imperial):10.6
Box height:32
Box height (imperial):31.7
Box width:56
Box width (imperial):55.9
Display:LCD
DVB:DVB-T / DVB-T MPEG4 / DVB-C MPEG4
Eco designed: Yes
Ext 1 Scart:Audio L/R, CVBS in, RGB
Ext 3:YPbPr, Audio L/R in
Front / Side connections:HDMI v1.3, USB, CI - CI+
HDMI: Yes
HDMI 1:HDMI, Analog audio L/R in / v1.4
HDMI 2:HDMI / v1.3
HDMI 3:HDMI / v1.3
Maximum Resolution:1920 x 1080
Multimedia connections:USB
Power Requirements:120V/60Hz / 220 - 240V, 50-60Hz
Product weight:47.7
Product weight (+stand) (lb):55
Product weight (lb):48
Set depth (inch):4
Set depth (with stand) (inch):11
Set height (inch):27
Set height (with stand) (inch):29
Set width (inch):44
Set width (with stand) (inch):44
Tuner display:PLL
Weight (with stand) (imperial):55.1

Packaging Data

Manual: Yes
Package depth:10.5 / 6.22
Package height:23.9 / 48.6
Package weight:26.7 / 55.1
Package width:30.2 / 39.4

Performance

Audio formats supported:AAC, MP3, WMA / MP3
Card reader integrated: No
Child lock: Yes
Game mode:No / Yes
Image formats supported:JPG
Optical disc player:N
Optical disc player type:Not included
Parental Control: Yes
Teletext:1000
Teletext function:No / Yes

Ports & interfaces

Audio (L,R) in:2 / 4
Common interface (CI):No / Yes
Common interface Plus (CI+): No
Component video (YPbPr/YCbCr) in:1
Composite video in:1
Digital audio coaxial out:1
DVI port: No
HDCP:No / Yes
HDMI ports quantity:3
Headphone outputs:1
Number of AV connections:3
PC Audio in:No / Yes
PC in (D-Sub):No / Yes
RGB ports quantity:1
S-Video in:2
S-Video inputs quantity:2
SCART ports quantity:1
USB 2.0 ports quantity:1

Power

AC input frequency:60
AC input voltage:120
Power consumption (standby):0.1 / 0.15
Power consumption (typical):205 / 228 / 74.9

TV Tuner

Analog signal format system:NTSC / PAL I, SECAM B/G, SECAM D/K
Auto channel search: Yes
Digital signal format system:ATSC
Supported TV bands: / Hyperband, UHF / UHF, VHF

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:3.54 / 4.17
Depth (with stand):8.7 / 9.37
Height:20.2 / 24.4
Height (with stand):22 / 26.2
Weight:18.4 / 36.6
Weight with stand:21.3 / 41
Width:31.3 / 39.1
Width (with stand):31.3 / 39.1