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Philips Cineos widescreen flat TV 42PF9831D/10

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Long product name Philips Cineos widescreen flat TV 42PF9831D/10 :
The short editorial description of Philips Cineos widescreen flat TV 42PF9831D/10

Turn up your viewing experience. With Pixel Plus 3 HD and Ambilight. 106.68 cm (42 ") LCD integrated digital.

Philips Cineos widescreen flat TV 42PF9831D/10:
The official marketing text of Philips Cineos widescreen flat TV 42PF9831D/10 as supplied by the manufacturer
Enjoy the ultimate viewing experience of this Philips Cineos Flat TV with Pixel Plus 3 HD, Ambilight Full Surround and Clear LCD technology. The Digital Media Reader with PC link gives you full access to multimedia content.
- Immersive viewing experience
- Unrivalled audio performance
- Perfect picture quality from your digital photos
- For advanced performance
Short summary description Philips Cineos widescreen flat TV 42PF9831D/10:
This short summary of the Philips Cineos widescreen flat TV 42PF9831D/10 data-sheet is auto-generated and uses the product title and the first six key specs.
Philips Cineos widescreen flat TV 42PF9831D/10, 106.7 cm (42"), HD, 1366 x 768 pixels, 550 cd/m², 3 ms
Long summary description Philips Cineos widescreen flat TV 42PF9831D/10 :

Philips Cineos widescreen flat TV 42PF9831D/10. Display diagonal: 106.7 cm (42"), HD type: HD, Display resolution: 1366 x 768 pixels, Display brightness: 550 cd/m², Response time: 3 ms

This is an auto-generated long summary of Philips Cineos widescreen flat TV 42PF9831D/10 based on the first three specs of the first five spec groups.
Display diagonal *
Size of the display for this product, measured diagonally, usually in inches.
106.7 cm (42")
Display brightness *
Brightness is the amount of radiating light emitted from the screen. The brightness rating is measured in candellas per square meter, commonly known as 'nits'.
550 cd/m²
HD type *
Type of supported High Definition (e.g. Full HD, 4K Ultra HD).
Display resolution *
The number of distinct pixels in each dimension that can be displayed. It is usually quoted as width × height, with the units in pixels: for example, "1024 × 768" means the width is 1024 pixels and the height is 768 pixels. The higher the number of pixels, the sharper the image.
1366 x 768 pixels
Aspect ratio *
The aspect ratio is the ratio of the width of a shape to its height. For example, 4:3 is common for standard displays and 16:9 is the ratio for Widescreen TV.
Contrast ratio (dynamic) *
A property of a display system, defined as the ratio of the luminance of the brightest color (white) to that of the darkest color (black) that the system is capable of producing.
Viewing angle, vertical *
Maximum vertical angle at which a display can be viewed with acceptable visual performance.
Viewing angle, horizontal *
Maximum horizontal angle at which a display can be viewed with acceptable visual performance.
Response time *
The response time is the time difference between the moment that a source (for example a video card) sends a signal and that equipment (for example a monitor) receives or display the signal. (Used abbreviations: R/F = Rise and Fall.)
3 ms
Screen format adjustments
Contrast ratio (typical)
The difference in light intensity between the brightest white and the darkest black.
Comb filter
Display diagonal (metric)
This is the size of the display screen, measured diagonally.
107 cm
Picture enhancement
Pixel Plus 3 HD
TV tuner
Analog signal format system *
The supported protocols for exchanging analog signals.
Supported TV bands
Card reader integrated *
The device includes a card reader e.g. a card reader in the disk bay of a computer or thin client to permit log-on using smart/pin cards.
1200 pages
Video formats supported
The type of video formats that can be used by this device.
Ports & interfaces
HDMI ports quantity *
The number of sockets (ports) for HDMI connections. HDMI (High-Definition Multimedia Interface) is a compact audio/video interface for transferring uncompressed video data and compressed/uncompressed digital audio data from a HDMI-compliant device ("the source device") to a compatible computer monitor, video projector, digital television, or digital audio device. HDMI is a digital replacement for existing analog video standards.
PC in (D-Sub) *
The socket (port) to receive input from a PC via a D-sub, which is a connector with a characteristic D-shaped metal shield.
USB 2.0 ports quantity *
Number of USB 2.0 ports (connecting interfaces) in the device. USB 2.0 was released in April 2000 (now called "Hi-Speed"), adding higher maximum signaling rate of 480 Mbit/s (effective throughput up to 35 MB/s or 280 Mbit/s), USB 2.0 ports are usually black.
S-Video inputs quantity *
The number of ports (input sockets) for S-Video, which is a signalling standard for standard definition video, typically 480i or 576i.
Common interface (CI) *
Technology which allows separation of conditional access functionality from a digital TV receiver-decoder (Host) into a removable conditional access module (CAM). It is also referenced as DVB-CI for Digital Video Broadcast - Common Interface. The host is responsible for tuning to pay TV channels and demodulation of the RF signal, while CAM is responsible for CA descrambling. The Common Interface allows them to communicate with each other.
Audio (L,R) in *
The two sockets (ports) for receiving left audio signal (white cable) and right audio signal (red cable).
Audio (L,R) out *
The two sockets (ports) for transmitting left audio signal (white cable) and right audio signal (red cable).
Headphone outputs *
Number of sockets /ports where headphones are connected.
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports *
Number of Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports (connecting interfaces) in the device. Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports allow a computer to connect to the ethernet.
SCART ports quantity
The number of sockets (ports) for SCART connections.
Digital audio coaxial out
The socket in the device for the digital audio output. The signal is carried via a coaxial cable with an RCA connector.
Digital audio coaxial in
The socket in the device for the digital audio input. The signal is broight into the device via a coaxial cable with an RCA connector.
Management features
Handheld remote control *
Component of an electronics device, most commonly a television set, DVD player and home theater systems originally used for operating the device wirelessly from a short line-of-sight distance.
Management features
On Screen Display (OSD)
Remote control type
VESA mounting interfaces
The product can be used wih VESA mounting interfaces.
800 x 400 mm
Power consumption (standby) *
The amount of electricity that is consumed when the product is on standby.
0.8 W
Power consumption (typical) *
Amount of power consumed by this model, often expressed in watts (W). Typical values that manufacturers give are power consumption when off, standby/suspended mode, typical use, maximum usage.
248 W
Operational conditions
Operating temperature (T-T)
The minimum and maximum temperatures at which the product can be safely operated.
5 - 40 °C
Plug and Play
Indicates whether this product supports is "plug and play". Plug and play is hardware or software that, after being installed ("plugged in"), can immediately be used ("played with"), as opposed to hardware or software which requires configuration.
Weight & dimensions
Width *
The measurement or extent of something from side to side.
1297 mm
Depth *
The distance from the front to the back of something.
114 mm
Height *
The measurement of the product from head to foot or from base to top.
872 mm
Weight *
Weight of the product without packaging (net weight). If possible, the net weight is given including standard accessories and supplies. Please note that sometimes the manufacturer leaves out the weight of accessories and/or supplies.
38 kg
Width (with stand)
1297 mm
Depth (with stand)
290 mm
Height (with stand)
932 mm
Packaging data
Package width
The distance from one side of the packaging to the other.
1354 mm
Package depth
The distance from the front to the back of the packaging.
339 mm
Package height
The distance from the top to the bottom of the packaging.
1211 mm
Package weight
Weight of the packaged product.
62 kg
Other features
Package dimensions (WxDxH)
Dimensions of the packaged product (Width x Depth x Height).
1354 x 339 x 1211 mm
The description of display that can includes display type, resolution, size etc.
Power requirements
AC 110 - 240 V +/- 10%
Playback formats
Set width
127.9 cm
Ext 1 Scart
Audio L/R
Ext 2 Scart
Audio L/R
Ext 3
Ext 4
Ext 5
Ext 6
Multimedia connections
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Testseek has collected 22 expert reviews for Philips Cineos platt widescreen-TV 42PF9831D and the average expert rating is 87 of 100. The average score reflects the expert community’s view on this product. Click below and use Testseek to see all ratings, product awards and conclusions.
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Philips latest LCD TV is so stuffed full of new technologies that its hard to know where to start. ClearLCD, Pixel Plus 3 HD, Ambilight Surround… every one of these new tricks has the potential to turn the 42PF9831D into something truly special. Or...
Philips has made the unimaginable: an LCD that performs as well as, if not better than many plasma screens. And that’s no easy feat – many manufacturers have tried and failed. LCDs, too often, lack the contrast and image capabilities of other...
Good Fantastic picture quality; Ambilight technology is easy on the eye; fairly cheap considering its size...
Bad It is a bit of a heffer, though...
Bottom line A super screen at a super price, but dont be put off by the overall size...
Image quality, a massive range of connections and the magnificent full surround Ambilight make for breathtaking performance...
Good It looks fantastic, HD performance is excellent, a massive range of connectivity including HDMI, USB and Ethernet ports, HD up to 1080i...
Bad You really need HD to get the most from this LCD, it is quite, no 1080p support, expensive, fairly bulky...
Bottom line Image quality, a massive range of connections and the magnificent full surround Ambilight make for breathtaking performance...
While fairly bulky, the 42PF9831 is an excellent panel with high performance in SD and HD.
Good Excellent picture quality in SD and HD, Innovative picture enhancement technologies...
Bad Mediocre PC performance, Bulky unit. The Final Word While fairly bulky, the 42PF9831 is an excellent panel with high performance in SD and HD.
Bottom line While fairly bulky, the 42PF9831 is an excellent panel with high performance in SD and HD.
Philips has been a leading innovator of LCD TV technologies over many years. Their research have focused on the problems that have plagued the LCD TVs, mainly in black level reproduction and motion blurring. This, together with the combined efforts of...
Bottom line The Philips PF9831D is priced at the high end of the UK HDTV market. While it may not be the best bang for your buck, other features make it stand out from the crowd...
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