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Philips 55PUS6401

alaTest has collected and analyzed 1104 reviews of Philips 55PUS6401. The average rating for this product is 4.5/5, compared to an average rating of 4.3/5 for other products in the same category for all reviews. People are impressed by the design and sound. The usability and price also get good feedback, whereas the energy efficiency and reliability get negative reviews.

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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 55PUS6401 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 91/100 = Excellent quality.

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Expert review by : Steve May (trustedreviews.com)

Philips 55PUS6401

 

The generously specified Philips 55PUS6401 is a budget 4K flatscreen with HDR (High Dynamic Range) compatibility and Ambilight. This 6 Series model is the largest in a family of three at 55 inches. It's joined by the 49-inch 49PUS6401 and 43-inch...

There are many reasons to buy this TV, but they don't include proper blacks and HDR performance.

Sep, 2016

Expert review by : Steve May (techadvisor.co.uk)

Philips 55PUS6401 review

 

A well-priced mid-range 4K TV which benefits from Ambilight. There are a few picture quality flaws, but there's also a lot to like about this Android-based TV. Here's our Philips 55PUS6401 review

Overall, the 6401 is just a few caveats short of being a cracking mid-range UHD buy. For the most part, 2160p definition, colour vibrancy and an aggressive feature set should tick enough boxes to satisfy those stepping up from a 1080p telly. There are...

Aug, 2016

Expert review by (which.co.uk)

Philips 55PUS6401/12 review

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The first thing you will notice about the Philips 55PUS6401/12 is how the wall behind the TV lights up. The so-called 'Ambilight' is a splash of novelty in this Android-powered 55-inch 4K TV. But is it simply a gimmick? Find out in our expert review.

Dec, 2016

Consumer review (argos.co.uk)

Just a television

 

No ..not just a TV. .superb package.excellent picture quality. The ambience lighting at each side makes an amazing difference, esp withe the likes of GOT.

Aug, 2017

Consumer review (argos.co.uk)

Excellent TV although 4k makes none 4k look worse

 

This is an excellent purchase, and great value for money! When watching 4k shows it looks incredible, and the LED ambilights are amazing - they really do add to the experiance whilst watching something. However I must warn anyone reading that a 4k TV...

Aug, 2017

Consumer review (argos.co.uk)

Great tv

 

I bought this TV to replace my plasma set. The plasma was eating electric and acting like a radiator in my living room so I decided to go led. Great picture when watching HD but it doesn't upscale non HD unlike my other set. Overall I am happy with...

Aug, 2017

Consumer review (argos.co.uk)

Bought this and the 49" - not disappointed!

 

I bought this and absolutely love it. The ambilight is a lovely feature that takes a little getting used to, but is brilliant! The only let down is sound quality, I'm off to buy a soundbar shortly - but this is the case with most thin TVs as there just...

Aug, 2017

Consumer review (argos.co.uk)

Great tv

 

Great buy, easy set up and good looking too

Aug, 2017

Consumer review (argos.co.uk)

Absolutely amazing!

 

This tv is amazing. I have never used Philips before as I have had some preconceptions about their ability to make a decent tv that would do the job. After purchasing this tv I take it all back. It is sleek, smart and does exactly what I want and the...

Aug, 2017

Consumer review (argos.co.uk)

Philips 55PUS6401 55 Inch 4K Ultra HD Ambilight Smart TV.

 

Good value quality tv

Aug, 2017

Product Specifications

Audio

Audio decoding technologies:DTS Premium Sound
Audio system:DTS Premium Sound
Built-in speaker(s):Y
Built-in speakers: Yes
RMS rated power:20

Design

Ambient lighting:Y
Ambient lighting type:2-sided
Color of product:Silver
Heavy metals free:Hg (mercury)
On/Off switch:Y
Product color:Silver
Product colour:Silver
Signal strength indication:Y / Yes
VESA mounting:Y
VESA mounting interfaces:200 x 200 / 400 x 200

Display

3D:N
3D compatibility: No
Aspect Ratio:16:9
Display brightness:350
Display Diagonal:55
Display Diagonal (metric):54.7
Display Resolution:3840 x 2160
Display Technology:LED
HD type:4K Ultra HD
Motion interpolation technology:PPI (Picture Performance Index) 1000
Peak luminance ratio:65
Screen format adjustments:16:9 / Zoom
Screen shape:Flat
Supported graphics resolutions:3840 x 2160

Energy Management

AC input frequency:50/60
AC input voltage:220 - 240
Annual Energy Consumption:101 / 133
Energy efficiency compliance:A / A+
Power consumption (standby):0.3
Power consumption (typical):69 / 91

Ergonomics

On/Off switch: Yes
VESA mounting:Y
VESA mounting interfaces:200 x 200 / 400 x 200

Management Features

Auto power off: Yes
Electronic Program Guide (EPG):N / Y
Electronic Programme Guide (EPG): Yes
Firmware upgradeable:Y / Yes
Firmware upgradeable via:Auto upgrade wizard, Network, USB
On/Off timer:Y / Yes
Picture mute (for radio):Y
Programming period:8

Networking

Browsing: Yes
Ethernet LAN:Y
Ethernet LAN connection: Yes
Web browser:Y
Wi-Fi:Y / Yes
Wi-Fi standards:802.11n / IEEE 802.11n

Operational Conditions

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

Packaging Content

Batteries included:Y / Yes
Battery Type:AA / АА
Cables included:AC
Desktop stand:Y / Yes
Handheld remote control:Y / Yes
Number of batteries supported:2
Quick start guide:Y / Yes

Packaging Data

Package depth:6.3
Package height:33.1
Package type:Box
Package weight:45.2 / 45.6
Package width:55.9

Performance

Ambient lighting:Y
Ambient lighting type:2-sided
Audio formats supported:AAC, MP3, WAV, WMA / AAC,MP3,WAV,WMA,WMA-PRO
Game mode:Y / Yes
High Dynamic Range Imaging (HDRI):Y
Image formats supported:JPEG / JPG
Local dimming:Y / Yes
Processor cores:2 / 4
Subtitle formats supported:AAS,SMI,SRT,SUB,TXT / SMI, SRT, SUB, TXT / SRT, SUB, TXT, SMI
Subtitles function:Y / Yes
Teletext:1000
Teletext function:Y / Yes
Teletext standards:Hyper-text
USB recording:Y
Video compression format:AVC, AVI, H.264, MKV, MPEG1, MPEG2, MPEG4, VC-1, WMV9 / AVI
Video formats supported:AVC,AVI,H.264,H.265,HEVC,MKV,MPEG1,MPEG2,MPEG4,VC-1,VP9,WMV9 / AVC,AVI,H.264,MKV,MPEG1,MPEG2,MPEG4,VC-1,WMV9 / AVI

Ports & interfaces

Audio (L,R) in:1
Audio input for DVI:Y / Yes
Audio Return Channel (ARC):Y / Yes
Common interface (CI):Y / Yes
Common interface Plus (CI+):Y / Yes
Component video (YPbPr/YCbCr) in:1
Consumer Electronics Control (CEC):EasyLink
Digital audio optical out:1
DVI port:N / No / Yes
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports:1
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports quantity:1
HDCP:Y / Yes
HDMI ports quantity:4
Headphone outputs:1
Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL):Y
PC in (D-Sub):N / No
RF connector type:F, IEC / IEC
RF ports quantity:1 / 2
SCART ports quantity:1
USB 2.0 ports quantity:3

Power

AC input frequency:50/60
AC input voltage:220 - 240
Annual Energy Consumption:101 / 133
Energy efficiency class:A / A+
Power consumption (off):0.3
Power consumption (standby):0.3
Power consumption (typical):69 / 91

Smart TV

App store:Google Play Store
Hybrid Broadcast Broadband TV (HbbTV):Y
Interactive TV:Y / Yes
Internet TV:Y / Yes
Lifestyle apps:Google Apps
Operating system installed:Android
Operating system version:5.1 / 5.1 Lollipop / 6.0 Marshmallow
Smart TV:Y / Yes
User memory:8
Video apps:Youtube
Video on Demand (VOD) support:Y

Technical Details

LED backlight: Yes
Refurbished:Y

TV Tuner

Analog signal format system:NTSC, PAL, SECAM / NTSC,PAL,SECAM
Digital signal format system:DVB-C, DVB-S, DVB-S2, DVB-T, DVB-T2 / DVB-C, DVB-T, DVB-T2 / DVB-C,DVB-S,DVB-S2,DVB-T,DVB-T2,DVB-T2 HD
Tuner Type:Analog & digital

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:3.35
Depth (with stand):9.13
Height:28.5
Height (with stand):24.5 / 30.7
Package depth:6.3
Package height:33.1
Package weight:45.2 / 45.6
Package width:55.9
Weight:35.3
Weight with stand:35.9
Width:48.8
Width (with stand):48.8