32PFS5603/12 : the television Direct LED from Philips

What about the new Philips 32PFS5603/12 ?

Recently Philips has released information about its new model of television . It is the 32PFS5603/12.
Classified in the mid-range category. we thought we had to have a closer look at it in order to check whether the constructor had done a good job or not.
In its 32 inches model , this television offers a definition dedicated to the pictures treatment.
Surely considering this price you couldn’t expect something excessive. You can comfort yourself with the thought that it is a mass of technology.
In addition this Philips displays a Full HD resolution.  This television is part of the main group of current TVs. It doesn’t completely stands out among its competitors with this choice of Full HD.
Should we let ourselves be convinced by this 32PFS5603/12 Philips ? All answer elements just after.

32PFS5603/12 from Philips – Design

Sober but in line with current trends. Philips has asked its design office to make a product that tends towards the top range, but remains affordable.
The design of the Philips 32PFS5603/12 has nothing to do with that of the other models in the Philips 5600 series.
A good overall score for this TV; it corresponds to design in the spirit of the times. A quality of materials and a visual aspect that does not make you insensitive.
This Philips 32PFS5603/12 is simply flat.
With an interesting size of 32 inches, Another thing we can highlight in the design of this TV is the design of its support. It is perfectly integrated with the screen and gives a general feeling of balance.The shape of the base is in the shape of a pedestal.In conclusion, Philips has worked seriously on the design of this TV set. It’s efficient and it will allow you with this 32PFS5603/12 to have a beautiful object in your living room.

TV screen presentation Philips 32PFS5603/12

The designers of Philips have made this new TV set 32PFS5603/12. A new mid-range model with the characteristics of its time, a well calibrated image, and a high-performance processing.
With this new model, Philips confirms one of its technological choices. It’s LED and that’s good because the image result is excellent. 
The Philips 32PFS5603/12 is available in the Full HD resolution. With a screen size of 32 inches, this 32PFS5603/12 belongs to the series of small models in its range.In the end, it is interesting to note that beyond the size, the screen is well made. A point to add when choosing between this model and other competitors.
With a frequency of 60 Hz, this makes this TV set better positioned than its competitors. A perfectly synchronized image that will delight you for your home cinema.
Even better, thanks to its advanced technology, the screen of this television provides a Full HD quality resolution.
In conclusion on the display, with the 32PFS5603/12 Philips makes the choice of the mid-range. No more.

32PFS5603/12 from Philips – The sound

The Philips 32PFS5603/12 is not satisfied with displaying stunning image quality. Indeed, it also pleasantly surprised us with its well-made audio performance.
For the sound part, the television set is equipped with two baffles and provides a sound power of 8 W.

In short, the sound is enough to cover your everyday needs. The 32PFS5603/12 Philips is not designed for home cinema. That’s not what we are expecting.

The Intelligent aspect of the Philips 32PFS5603/12

Despite the absence of a smart TV, which would have increased the price of the TV set, you still have the possibility to buy a TV-Box that will extend the functionality of your TV set for a reasonable price.

The connection system of the Philips 32PFS5603/12

This television Philips 32PFS5603/12 offers a rather classical connectivity : mixed inputs HDMI, the ports as well as the audio are available on this model.
With a number of connections below the average of its range, you will have to choose which appliance(s) in your home you need to connect to your TV.

This model has a total of 7 connections, not too bad. Not all of your devices will be able to be connected. A difficult choice is on the way.

In clear, the connections available on this model are:
1 USB port, 2 HDMI ports, 2 audio outputs, 1 audio input, 1 antenna input

Presentation of the technical features of the Philips 32PFS5603/12

Here is a summary of the technical characteristics of the television set:

Characteristic Value
Ratio 16/9
Sizes of the television without stand 72.65 cm x 42.53 cm x 8.18 cm
Screen size in inches 32
Screen resolution Full HD
Display system Direct LED
Display frequency 60
Sound power 8
Tuners available DVB-T DVB-T2 DVB-S DVB-S2 DVB-C 
Number of tuners 7
Number of USB ports 1
Number of HDMI ports 2
Number of audio outputs 2
Number of audio inputs 1
VESA compatibility Yes

To conclude on the Philips 32PFS5603/12

Finally, this new Philips 32PFS5603/12 is a television set that can go anywhere; it can meet the majority of needs.
Negative point on this 32PFS5603/12 is the absence of smart tv. It’s surprising in this day and age. But since we’re in a low-end product, why not.
With its Direct LED panel, this TV is doing better than average. The lighting is uniform.
In parallel, it will be necessary to add an important parameter: the price. You have here a television set whose price is very competitive compared to its competitors. In other words, including your final decision, you will have to take into account the fact that this is a television set that displays all your video sources correctly and allows you to have a very well defined image in all circumstances.

Finally, we will note all the positive points that are to be added to the credit of this television set. Here are 3 that I find interesting:
the sound power, the display frequency, the screen size.