Top performance on a picture perfect 102 cm (40") flat screen. The Philips 40PFL8605H LED TV provides a frameless design with Ambilight to set the scene for you to experience the brilliance of LED technology. Enjoy the show.
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Add a new dimension to your viewing experience with Ambilight Spectra 2. This patented Philips technology enlarges the screen by projecting a glow of light, on 2 sides of the TV, from the back of the screen onto the surrounding wall. Ambilight automatically adjusts the colour and brightness of the light to match the picture, creating an immersive viewing experience. The wall adaptive function ensures that the colour of the light always matches the picture, no matter the colour of your wall. With Ambilight Spectra 2, movies truly come to life!
Perfect Natural Motion for ultra-smooth Full HD movies
Enjoy the action without any judder. Perfect Natural Motion estimates motion in the picture and corrects juddering movements in both broadcast and pre-recorded movie material (including 1080p movies and 24p True Cinema on Blu-ray and DVD). The result is even smoother and quieter pictures with excellent sharpness. Enjoy motion performance that surpasses cinema quality!
Philips Net TV for popular online services on your TV
Experience a rich selection of online services with Philips Net TV. Enjoy movies, pictures, infotainment and other Internet content directly on your TV whenever you like. Simply connect directly to your home network through the Ethernet connection, and navigate and select what you want to watch with the remote control. The Philips menu gives you access to popular Net TV services fitted for your TV screen. Additionally, with the DLNA-certified PC network you can watch videos or access pictures stored on your computer using your remote control.
Fully HD 3D Ready for a truly immersive 3D movie experience
Be enthralled by 3D movies in your own living room with the Full HD 3D ready TV. Active 3D uses the latest generation of fast switching displays for real life depth and realism in full 1080 x 1920 HD resolution. Premium 3D movie releases on Blu-ray and upcoming 3D broadcast offer a wide and high quality content selection. Your TV is ready for the Full HD 3D experience by adding a 3D compatible Blu-ray player or HD receiver, and the accessory 3D upgrade kit (Philips PTA02). For family enjoyment with more than 2 viewers add as many 3D glasses as you wish (extension kit PTA03).
Brilliant LED images with low power consumption
The most advanced LED lighting technology in this TV combines an eye-catching minimalistic design with stunning image quality as well as the lowest power consumption in its category. On top of that, LED lighting technology does not contain any hazardous materials. Thus, with LED backlight you can enjoy low power consumption, high brightness, incredible contrast, sharpness and vibrant colours.
800 Hz Perfect Motion Rate (PMR) for superb motion sharpness
800 Hz Perfect Motion Rate (PMR) creates extreme motion sharpness for even clearer and more vibrant images in fast action movies. The new Philips PMR standard shows the combined visible effect of the fastest panel refresh rate, Perfect Natural Motion and unique processing formula, for unprecedented motion sharpness.
Full HD with Perfect Pixel HD Engine for unrivalled clarity
Experience unrivalled sharpness and clarity with Perfect Pixel HD Engine. Each pixel of the picture is enhanced to better match the surrounding pixels, for a more natural picture. The result is a unique combination of sharpness, natural detail, vivid colours, superior contrast and smooth natural motion whatever you are watching. Clean and razor sharp images result from artefact and noise detection and reduction in all content sources - from multimedia to standard TV. The Full HD screen with 1920 x 1080 pixels produces brilliant flicker-free progressive scan pictures with superb brightness.
Feel the power of 20 W RMS and Incredible Surround Sound
Feel the power of the music beat and the atmosphere of the movies. The powerful 20 W RMS (2 x 10 W RMS) amplifiers create a lifelike sound stage. Incredible Surround allows you to experience total surround with greater depth and width of sound complementary to the rich viewing experience.
LED TVs up to 40% more energy efficient than normal LCD TVs
Using the latest LED backlight technology, LED-backlit TVs are a more sustainable choice, with a longer life and far lower energy consumption than plasmas and conventional LCD TVs. Unlike CCFL backlights, LEDs do not use mercury in their manufacture. In addition, Philips TV designs have constantly improved, resulting in higher material efficiency and reduced energy usage without compromising on safety and well-being.
8 days EPG, service not available in all countries
Net TV: Visit www.philips.com/smarttv to discover the services available in your country.
The TV supports DVB reception for 'Free to air' broadcast. Specific DVB operators may not be supported. An up to date list can be found in the FAQ section of the Philips support website. For some operators Conditional Access and subscription are required. Contact your operator for more information.
3D TV requires Accessory PTA02 (Active shutter glasses and transmitter, a 3D compatible source device and 3D source material.
Typical on-mode power consumption measured according to IEC62087 Ed 2.
Energy consumption in kWh per year based on the power consumption of the television operating 4 hours per day for 365 days. The actual energy consumption will depend on how the television is used.
This television contains lead only in certain parts or components where no technology alternatives exist in accordance with existing exemption clauses under the RoHS Directive.