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Philips PF9730 Series LCD TV (32",37",42")

Philips PF9730 Series LCD TV (32",37",42")
alaScore 75

13 reviews

Oct, 2015

alaTest has collected and analyzed 13 reviews of Philips PF9730 Series LCD TV (32",37",42"). The average rating for this product is 2.1/5, compared to an average rating of 4.2/5 for other TVs for all reviews. People really like the image quality, but many are negative about the sound and energy efficiency.

image quality

energy, sound

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other TVs the Philips PF9730 Series LCD TV (32",37",42") is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 75/100 = Good quality.

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Review analysis

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 7 user reviews of Philips PF9730 Series LCD TV (32",37",42") from The average user rating for this product is 1.0/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.1/5 for other TVs on Some have doubts about the energy efficiency.


0% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Philips 42PF9730A 42-Inch Ambilight Widescreen LCD HDTVRemanufactured Philips 42PF9730A 42" Ambilight Widescreen LCD HDTV

Oct, 2015

Consumer review by: isnomad (

Philips 42PF9730A 42 in. LCD TV


Ambilight looks cool on the wall

customer relations is worthless, customer support appalling

Dec, 2006

Consumer review by: jdpga (

Jury still out


Nice picture and ambilight

Sound doesn't work ; new tv on its way

Dec, 2005

Product Specifications

Enjoy the ultimate viewing experience with this Philips integrated HDTV with Pixel Plus 2 HD, Ambilight. Share music and photos via the built-in USB and memory-card reader.

Audio System

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

Dimensions & Weight



Type: None


Country Kits:United States
Product Line:Philips


Color:Pearl white silver


Diagonal Size:42in
Diagonal Size (cm):107cm
Digital Television Certification:Not certified
Display Format:720p
Dynamic Contrast Ratio:3500:1
HDTV Ready: Yes
Image Aspect Ratio:16:9
Image Contrast Ratio:500:1
Parental Channel Lock: Yes
Progressive Scan:Progressive scanning (line doubling)
Resolution:1366 x 768
Technology:TFT active matrix
Video Interface:Component / Composite / HDMI / S-Video
Viewing Angle:176 degrees

TV Tuner

Digital TV Tuner:ATSC / QAM
HDTV Tuner: Yes
Teletext: Yes
TV Tuner Presence: Yes