43PUS8505/12 : Philips is back with a TV set Direct LED

Philips 43PUS8505/12 : A Ultra HD 4K that makes the difference ?

Philips ranks among the important actors on the television market, and proposes with this 43PUS8505/12, an interesting screen tested by our Laboratory.
This television is delivered with a  Ultra HD 4K 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 Ultra HD 4K.
Has the Philips succeeded in the challenge of an efficient television set. This is what we are going to see just after .

43PUS8505/12 from Philips – Design

The Philips 43PUS8505/12 with its simple design is an interesting alternative for anyone who wants an elegant television set in the mid-range segment.
The shapes are balanced and the overall rendering is beautiful to look at. A successful mid-range model.
This TV could simply be one of the best in terms of design for mid-range. It has nothing to envy from its competitors. Even when it’s off, you won’t get tired of looking at it; only happiness!

TV screen presentation Philips 43PUS8505/12

The Philips could hardly do better than this 43PUS8505/12 with a Direct LED screen.
With this new model, Philips confirms one of its technological choices. The use of LEDs provides an excellent image. 
The Philips television set displays a Ultra HD 4K resolution. Beyond its size, we are still in front of a beautiful quality screen.
Designed with a frequency of 50 Hz, this makes this TV set better positioned than its competitors. A perfectly synchronized image that will delight you for your home cinema.
Finally, Philips has chosen to put advanced technology on this TV, which makes it possible to have an Ultra HD 4K image quality .
To conclude the display part, we could say that it is interesting and effective; it is a mid-range TV that is worth the detour.

TV sound presentation Philips 43PUS8505/12

It is the custom to say that a good sound comes from a device with a lot of watts, however Philips has managed to combine average audio system power with very good sound quality.
The television set is equipped with  two loudspeakers and a power output of 10 W.

The sound of this TV is in a word immersive, and you feel like being in a small movie theater.

In conclusion, the sound of this TV will give you the majority of the sound spectrum. It’s average, but not of poor quality.

43PUS8505/12 from Philips – Embedded intelligence

For the software part, the 43PUS8505/12 Philips has an operating system Android 9.0 Pie. You have the opportunity to explore the world of entertainment.
This TV’s Internet access is possible either via Wi-Fi or via a LAN local network and you have the possibility to download a wide variety of applications and movies.

The connection system of the Philips 43PUS8505/12

All the available connectivity makes it possible to cover current needs.
Thanks to its above-average number of connections, this TV is very generous.

It is with 11 possible connections that this 43PUS8505/12 is presented. The Philips 43PUS8505/12 is probably the best choice today. Most homes are now equipped with a box, a game console, a multimedia server, and other devices, in addition to the simple DVD player.
In detail here are the available connections:
1 USB port, 4 HDMI ports, 1 audio output, 5 antenna inputs

43PUS8505/12 from Philips – Technical characteristics

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

Characteristic Value
Ratio 16/9
Sizes of the television without stand 74.5
Screen size in inches 42.5
Screen resolution Ultra HD 4K
Display system Direct LED
Display frequency 50
Sound power 10
Wifi Yes
Tuners available DVB-T DVB-T2 DVB-S DVB-S2 DVB-C 
Number of tuners 5
Number of USB ports 1
Number of HDMI ports 4
Number of audio outputs 1
HDR Compatible Yes
HDR Dolby Vision Compatible Yes
DTS Sound Yes
VESA compatibility Yes
Bluetooth Yes
Ethernet Yes
Power consumption 78 W

43PUS8505/12 from Philips – The conclusion

The overall feeling about the product is satisfactory, it is not the best on the market, but it still allows to have an efficient television set.
With its Direct LED panel, this TV is doing better than average. The lighting is uniform.
This 4K TV can also boast near-perfect picture quality, as well as clear, aesthetic and powerful sound reproduction.

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 display frequency, the available RAM, the sound power.