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Philips 40PFT6510

alaTest has collected and analyzed 9 reviews of Philips 40PFT6510. The average rating for this product is 4.1/5, compared to an average rating of 4.3/5 for other products in the same category for all reviews. Comments about the glare and connectivity are generally positive. The usability and price also get good reviews. Many are critical about the size, and opinions are divided on the sound.

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We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other products in the same category the Philips 40PFT6510 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 90/100 = Excellent quality.

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Expert review by : John Archer (

Philips 40PFT6510


The 40PFT6510 is something I'm starting to see less of these days: it's a Full HD – rather than 4K UHD – TV.

Outstanding HD picture quality ; Superb value for money ; Good connectivity

Minor motion issues ; Android interface not the most helpful

Sep, 2015

hcc best buy

Expert review by : John Archer (

Philips 40PFT6510 review


While there's no doubt that we're hurtling towards a 4K/UHD TV future, we're not quite there yet. Much as we might love 4K, there are still a huge amount of living rooms, bedrooms, kitchens and studies across the UK where 4K is either not wanted, not...

Exceptionally sharp pictures for HD; superb contrast and colour; Ambilight is fun; decent value

Care needed with picture processing options; harshness at loud volumes; Android TV system is cumbersome

The 40PFT6510 doesn’t handle Mad Max...’s woofer-blowing soundtrack as effectively as it handles its explosive visuals. The climactic multi-car battle sounds bass-light, slightly harsh and occasionally a little distorted at ‘cinematic’ volumes....

Dec, 2015

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Philips 40PFT6510 40In FullHD FreeviewHD Ambilight Smart TV.


" Really happy with the TV - great picture quality, easy to use, plenty of smart features & apps. The Ambilight feature works well once you get used to it, helps draw you in to the action. Highly recommended. "

Jan, 2016

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A great deal


" This is a brilliant TV for the price. I was disappointed to find the sound on one of the HDMI slots wasn't quite right but then I noticed another 3 slots on the side of the TV so was happy again. I would definitely recommend this SMART HD 3D TV. The...

Jan, 2016

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won't connect


" Had to return after 2 days due to not connecting to netflix. After much searching on the Internet I discovered that this is a glitch that is widely present in this brand. "

Jan, 2016

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Great TV - after a week


I bought this product as I've always been happy with the Philips TVs I've owned in the past. Although it was straightforward to set up I did think the picture appeared very unrealistic and I kept having making adjustments to find a satisfactory...

Oct, 2015

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Love the ambilight effect and picture and sound quality is great. Fitted to wall easily and nice and slim.

Sep, 2015

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" Great product great value "

Sep, 2015

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Great product great value

Sep, 2015

Product Specifications


Built-in speaker(s):Y
Built-in speakers: Yes
RMS rated power:20


Ambient lighting:Y
Color of product:Silver
Product color:Silver
Signal strength indication: Yes
VESA mounting:Y
VESA mounting interfaces:200 x 200


2D-3D converter: Yes
3D compatibility: Yes
3D type:Active
Aspect Ratio:16:9
Display brightness:350
Display Diagonal:40
Display Diagonal (metric):40.2
Display Resolution:1920 x 1080
HD type:Full HD
Motion interpolation frequency:800
Motion interpolation technology:PMR (Perfect Motion Rate)
Screen shape:Flat

Energy Management

AC input frequency:50/60
AC input voltage:220 - 240
Annual Energy Consumption:57
Energy efficiency compliance:A+
Power consumption (off):0.3
Power consumption (standby):0.5
Power consumption (typical):39


VESA mounting:Y
VESA mounting interfaces:200 x 200

Management Features

Auto power off: Yes
Electronic Program Guide (EPG):Y
Electronic Programme Guide (EPG): Yes
Firmware upgradeable: Yes
On/Off timer: Yes


Ethernet LAN:Y
Ethernet LAN connection: Yes
Wi-Fi: Yes
Wi-Fi Direct: Yes
Wi-Fi standards:802.11n

Operational Conditions

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

Other Features

Ambilight light system: Yes

Packaging Content

Batteries included: Yes
Cables included:AC
Desktop stand: Yes
Handheld remote control: Yes
Quick start guide: Yes

Packaging Data

Package depth:5.16
Package height:27.6
Package weight:29.5
Package width:45.3


Audio formats supported:AAC, MP3, WAV, WMA
Game mode: Yes
Image formats supported:BMP, GIF, JPG, PNG
Local dimming: Yes
Processor cores:2
Subtitle formats supported:ASS, SMI, SRT, SSA, TXT
Teletext function: Yes
Video compression format:AVC, AVI, H.264, MKV, MPEG1, MPEG2, MPEG4, VC-1, WMV9
Video formats supported:AVC,AVI,H.264,MKV,MPEG1,MPEG2,MPEG4,VC-1,WMV9

Ports & interfaces

Audio (L,R) in:1
Audio input for DVI: Yes
Audio Return Channel (ARC): Yes
Common interface (CI): No
Common interface Plus (CI+): Yes
Consumer Electronics Control (CEC):EasyLink
Digital audio optical out:1
DVI port: No
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports:1
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports quantity:1
HDMI ports quantity:4
Headphone outputs:1
PC in (D-Sub): No
RF ports quantity:1
SCART ports quantity:1
USB 2.0 ports quantity:3


AC input frequency:50/60
AC input voltage:220 - 240
Annual Energy Consumption:57
Energy efficiency class:A+
Power consumption (off):0.3
Power consumption (standby):0.5
Power consumption (typical):39

Smart TV

Interactive TV: Yes
Internet TV: Yes
Music apps:Spotify
Operating system installed:Android
Operating system version:Android 5.0 Lollipop
Smart TV: Yes
User memory:8
Video apps:NetFlix,YouTube
Video on Demand (VOD) support:Y

Technical Details

LED backlight: Yes

TV Tuner

Analog signal format system:NTSC, PAL, SECAM
Digital signal format system:DVB-C, DVB-T, DVB-T2
Tuner Type:Analog & digital

Weight & Dimensions

Depth (with stand):8.74
Height (with stand):23.4
Package depth:5.16
Package height:27.6
Package weight:29.5
Package width:45.3
Weight with stand:25.4
Width (with stand):36.1