Nowadays, the television is an integral part of almost all households around the world. Be it the morning news, the afternoon soaps or the evening movies, there’s no getting away from the television. The Philips TV too has evolved from being an ‘Idiot Box’ to becoming a smart device delivering the daily news and updates right into our homes. It has become the glue that binds the families together taking time out from a busy life. Philips is one of the oldest names in the electronics industry. More so in the case of televisions.
The Philips 39PFL3951 is a 39inch HD LED TV which features a stylish design with vibrant picture quality and digitally enhanced sound. It also carries some advanced technologies like Pixel plus HD and 240Hz Perfect Motion Rate which enable it to deliver crystal-clear images and an immersive viewing experience. The thin bezels allow for wide 178° viewing angles. The Philips 39PFL3951 39inch Full HD LED TV is available at a price of Rs. 26,000/- in online stores. Let us take a closer look at this television in this review.
The Philips 39PFL3951 is a slim 39-inch HD LED TV which is packed into a frame that is 84mm deep. The thin bezels allow for extra-wide 178° viewing angles. The television comes mounted on a table-top stand. The mounting stand has a sleek look and it sports a chrome finish. The TV can be removed from the table-top stand if it needs to be mounted on a wall or a flat surface. The wall mounting bracket is included in the retail package.
All the ports and sockets are located on the back side of the television while the 39-inch display is highlighted at the front. The ports include 3 HDMI Inputs, 2 USB Connections, 1 S/PDIF out (coaxial), 1 Antenna IEC75 and 1 3.5mm Jack. The Philips 39PFL3951 weighs in at 8.1kg with sand and 7.7kg without it. All this makes for an impressive design review of a well-built television set with an impressive output.
The Philips 39PFL3951 sports a 39-inch Full HD LED display with a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. The display is quite colour-rich and has accurate colour depth and clarity. It is already future-proof with a full HD resolution. The signal processing is extensively upgraded to support this much higher signal quality and resolution. It produces brilliant flicker-free progressive scan pictures with superb brightness and colours. It features the Pixel plus HD technology which offers a unique combination of ultimate sharpness, natural detail, vivid colours and smooth natural motion on all qualities of HD, standard TV signals, and multimedia content. Artifacts and noise in all sources and also in highly compressed HD are detected and reduced ensuring a clear razor-sharp picture. 240Hz Perfect Motion Rate (PMR) creates extreme motion sharpness for clear and vibrant images during fast action.
It is a combined effort of fastest panel refresh rate, HD Natural Motion, and unique processing algorithm. The Philips 39PFL3951 packs in two powerful stereo speakers for a loud 20W output. It also features a 7-band audio equalizer which helps to personalize the audio experience as per individual preference. HDMI makes an uncompressed digital RGB connection from the source to the screen for the ultimate picture quality. It also features Easy Share USB to USB file transfer wherein data from one USB drive can be directly copied to another one using the TV without the need of an additional computer.
INSIDE THE BOX:
v Philips 39PFL3951 Television
v Remote Control (With 2 AAA batteries included)
v User Manual
v Warranty Certificate
v Power Cord
v Safety/Legal Instructions
v Table-top Stand
v Wall-mounting Bracket
µ Thin Bezels.
µ Pixel Plus HD Technology.
µ 240Hz Perfect Motion Rate.
µ 7 Band Audio Equalizer.
µ USB to USB Copy.
µ Support for 7 Indian Languages.
µ Wall-mounting Facility.
Ø 1920 x 1080 resolution over a 39” display.
The Philips 39PFL3951 39inch Full HD LED TV, with 20W speakers and a big, bright, colourful display with a 60Hz refresh rate, gives an excellent overall audio-visual performance. The collection of technologies packed inside it work together to deliver a good output and an immersive viewing experience. It features a sturdy build quality and has Philips’ attention to detail. Consistency is a word which comes to mind throughout this review. At its price point, it gives extremely good value for the buyer’s money.
§ Performance: 4 Stars.
§ Value for Money: 4 Stars.