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The general trademark of a manufacturer by which the consumer knows its products. A manufacturer can have multiple brand names. Some manufacturers license their brand names to other producers.
Product name:
Product name is a brand's identification of a product, often a model name, but not totally unique as it can include some product variants. Product name is a key part of the Icecat product title on a product data-sheet.
42" PixelPlus2 LCD TV
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The brand's unique identifier for a product. Multiple product codes can be mapped to one mother product code if the specifications are identical. We map away wrong codes or sometimes logistic variants.
Category :
LCD is a technology for displaying images. LCD screens are flat, thin and have a reasonably high resolution and are therefore much used as computer monitor, but are also very suitable for use in a television!
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Included since: 15 Jul 2005
The date Icecat noticed for the first time that this product was included in the price list of a channel partner
Info modified on: 06 Feb 2017 11:35:44
The date of the most recent change of the data-sheet in Icecat's system
Product views: 24557
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Long product name Philips 42" PixelPlus2 LCD TV 42" Black LCD TV:
The short editorial description of Philips 42" PixelPlus2 LCD TV 42" Black LCD TV
106.68 cm (42 ") PixelPlus2 LCD TV

Marketing text Philips 42" PixelPlus2 LCD TV 42" Black LCD TV

The official marketing text of Philips 42" PixelPlus2 LCD TV 42" Black LCD TV as supplied by the manufacturer
Enjoy the ultimate viewing experience as Ambilight and Pixel Plus 2 elevate picture quality to a new level. Unprecedented viewing comfort, LCD technology and invisible flat NXT™ speakers are combined in a daring and innovative design.

Be an eyewitness
- High definition LCD WXGA display, resolution 1366 x 768p.
- Pixel Plus 2 technology delivers more vivid details.
- Digital Natural Motion produces smooth, judder free images.
- Active Control with Light Sensor optimises picture quality.

Add a new dimension to your viewing
- Full colour ambient lighting enhances the viewing experience.

True beauty lies in the details
- 2 integrated NXT™ Monolith speakers with amazing performance.

Multi-purpose convenience
- Dual-screen with 2 tuners splits the TV screen in 2 pictures.
- 1200 page Hypertext for instant fast access to teletext.

Advanced connection to your audio/video products
- DVI-I provides the best picture and flexible connectivity

- Picture enhancement: Pixel Plus II™, Digital Crystal Clear, Progressive scan, 3D combfilter, Active Control & Light sensor, Digital Natural Motion, Jagged line suppression, Movie plus, Widescreen plus.
- Ambilight Features: Auto adaptive to video content, Full operation in standby.
- Sound enhancement: Auto volume leveller, Digital signal processing, Dynamic bass enhancement, Graphic equaliser, Smart sound.
- Ease of installation: Auto programme naming, Automatic Channel Install (ACI), Automatic.
- Ease of Use: 9 channel smart surf list, Back lighted top controls, Controls with proximity sensor, On screen display, Program list, Smart picture control, Smart sound control.
- Screen format adjustments: 6 widescreen modes, Auto format, Subtitle and heading shift.
Short summary description Philips 42" PixelPlus2 LCD TV 42" Black LCD TV:
This short summary of the Philips 42" PixelPlus2 LCD TV 42" Black LCD TV data-sheet is auto-generated and uses the product title and the first six key specs.
Philips 42" PixelPlus2 LCD TV, 42", 400 cd/m², 1366 x 768 pixels, 16:9, 176°, 176°
Long summary description Philips 42" PixelPlus2 LCD TV 42" Black LCD TV:
This is an auto-generated long summary of Philips 42" PixelPlus2 LCD TV 42" Black LCD TV based on the first three specs of the first five spec groups.
Philips 42" PixelPlus2 LCD TV. Display diagonal: 42", Display brightness: 400 cd/m², Display resolution: 1366 x 768 pixels. Analog signal format system: NTSC,PAL,SECAM, Supported TV bands: VHF, UHF, Hyperband, Channels quantity: 100 channels. Audio system: Virtual Dolby Surround. Teletext: 1200 pages. Color of product: Black
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Display diagonal*
Size of the display for this product, measured diagonally, usually in inches.
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'.
400 cd/m²
HD type*
Type of supported High Definition (e.g. Full HD, 4K Ultra HD).
Not supported
Progressive scan*
Also referred to as noninterlaced scanning, this is a way of displaying, storing, or transmitting moving images in which all the lines of each frame are drawn in sequence. This is in contrast to interlaced video used in traditional analog television systems where only the odd lines, then the even lines of each frame (each image called a video field) are drawn alternately.Progressive scan is used for DVDs and HDTV (high defintion television).
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 (typical)
The difference in light intensity between the brightest white and the darkest black.
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.)
12 ms
Comb filter
Viewable size diagonal
42.1" (1,07 m)
TV tuner
Analog signal format system*
The supported protocols for exchanging analog signals.
Supported TV bands
VHF, UHF, Hyperband
Auto channel search
Channels quantity
The number of channels the device has. There can be an individual input or output for each channel.
100 channels
Audio system
System used to play music or speech.
Virtual Dolby Surround
Ports & interfaces
I/O ports
An interface on a device to which you can connect another device.
Aerial in (75 Ohm)
SCART1: Audio L/R, CVBS in/out, RGB
Scart2: Audio L/R, CVBS in/out, RGB, Y/C
SCART3: Audio L/R, CVBS in, CVBS in/out
Ext 4: DVI
Audio L/R out
Subwoofer out
1200 pages
Teletext level
Child lock *
Device that prevents a child from opening a door, or from operating a device.
Color of product *
The colour e.g. red, blue, green, black, white.
Management features
Programmable timers
On / Sleep min
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.
VESA mounting *
Power consumption (standby) *
The amount of electricity that is consumed when the product is on standby.
1.3 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.
154 W
Operational conditions
Operating relative humidity (H-H)
5 - 40%
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.
48.7" (1238 mm)
Depth *
The distance from the front to the back of something.
3.78" (96 mm)
Height *
The measurement of the product from head to foot or from base to top.
29.7" (755 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.
77.2 lbs (35 kg)
Packaging data
Package weight
Weight of the packaged product in gram.
103.6 lbs (47 kg)
Other features
Package dimensions (WxDxH)
Dimensions of the packaged product (Width x Depth x Height).
51.2 x 12.8 x 36.6" (1300 x 325 x 930 mm)
The description of display that can includes display type, resolution, size etc.
Power requirements
220-240V; 50Hz