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Philips 42PFL5008
8.6 out of 10

Philips 42PFL5008

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Overall 8

Philips 42PFL5008 review

TechRadar UK
18 September 2013
  • Summary: Sparkling looks and great value on this 42-inch LED TV
  • Pros: Two-sided Ambilight, Build quality and looks, Fast user interface, Powerful audio, Smooth 3D, Great-sounding and great-looking, Philips' budget-busting 42-incher is primed for life in a living room. Ambilight adds an awesome touch of class, but the 42PFL5008 is already half-way there. Cracking HD...
  • Cons: EPG kills picture and sound, Only three HDMI ports, Limited smart TV, No Lovefilm app, Some motion blur and judder, Smart TV on the 42PFL5008 is take-it-or-leave-it, while the appearance of motion blur and judder are a predictable side-effect of a relatively weak Pixel Plus HD processing engine a...
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Overall 8

Philips 42PFL5008T

Trusted Reviews
17 September 2013
  • Summary: Philips tries to make a cheap 42-inch TV - with decent results
  • Pros: Good all-round picture quality, Fair price, Above par audio
  • Cons: Content-light Smart Features - unless you like porn, Haloing issue, Needs care with set up
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Overall 10

Philips 42PFL5008T review

9 September 2013
  • Excerpt: We've been impressed with Philips’ 2013 range of LCD TVs, so we had high hopes for the rest of the series. The 42PFL5008T/12 is one of Philips’ more entry-level LCD sets, but this 42in smart TV is anything but budget.
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