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Philips 40PFL4706
7.9 out of 10

Philips 40PFL4706

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Reviews and Problems with Philips 40PFL4706

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Overall 2
2.0

Impossible to upgrade the software. Phillips horrible costumer service!!!

INSUMO, Amazon
16 February 2015
  • Summary: I tried to upgrade the software of my TV 40PFL4706/F7 from a 1GB FAT32 USB stick. The USB stick contains only the update file ( PHL - 0AB_334_0.upg ) that I downloaded from the official Philip support website. Then this is the message I got when I try to update the software.
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Overall 2
2.0

DONT BUY!!!!

Lang Ray Coker, Amazon
8 November 2014
  • Summary: Hate it. Picture sucks my old 720p actually has a clearer more vibrant picture. No web Browser, useless apps, to much bloat ware that nobody uses and no way to remove it, has been no firmware updates, and will no play from a usb hard drive and last but not least is the fact that I bought this tv so...
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Overall 2
2.0

Worst TV i've ever owned

Palin Estupido, Amazon
18 November 2013
  • Summary: Takes way yo long to start on power up, too long to turn off (image goes off but sound continues for several seconds). Turns on randomly at times. Netflix is incredibly slow to load over wifi and with direct ethernet connection. Neyflix also cuts out at times.
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Overall 2
2.0

Manufactured in Nov 2011 but stopped working April 2013

Sjelefred "Freddie", Amazon
22 August 2013
  • Summary: My TV powers on, displays the Philips logo and then powers off immediately. We spent a lot of money for Philips to bombard us with branding and nothing else. When it worked, it had a great picture. Sadly, now that the power will not engage, our only viewing choice is a black screen.
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Overall 2
2.0

Poor network connection, automatically restarts

Simran, Amazon
16 July 2013
  • Summary: I had tried 2 of these TVs and both TVs had problem with the network. I use my TV with netflix and I have to wait for several minutes for the TV to recognize my wireless network. My 2nd TV at 1 month had issues with the wireless.
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Overall 2
2.0

Has No FlashPlayer

CulinaryGate "OrganicArts", Amazon
8 October 2012
  • Summary: The majority of videos, movies, series & shows available on the internet today are viewed in FlashPlayer. Philips has no FlashPlayer & doesn't allow you to add it. You're paying big money for the computer part of this tv with limited functions designed to be that way by Philips.
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Overall 2
2.0

ambitious but unfinished product

Harutyun Avagyan, Amazon
11 August 2012
  • Summary: I bought it assuming the MediaConnect option will help with wireless mirroring of the computer screen. It appeared that MAC is not supported, so I had to get a windows laptop and after all it didn't work properly also under windows.
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