Be blown away as you watch Blu-ray movies or HDTV on this spectacular 127 cm (50") ultrawide TV. The Philips Cinema 21:9 Gold series LED TV offers a true cinematic widescreen experience that perfectly matches the original 21:9 movie format.
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Cinema 21:9 movie aspect ratio, no black bars bottom and top
Most TVs have an aspect ratio of 16:9 (or 1.78:1) and a resolution of 1080p Full HD. Hollywood blockbusters, though, are usually filmed in 2.39:1 aspect ratio. With Philips new Cinema 21:9 TVs perfectly match the original movie format used by directors with a 21:9 (2.39:1) aspect ratio. So no matter which movie, you can now watch it in its original aspect ratio and without the black bars.
Watch any content as you are used to or adapt to 21:9 screen
On the Cinema 21:9, you can watch any type of content just the way you want. While watching your favorite TV program, the Unique Smart formatting technology can automatically adapt any content to the 21:9 screen or you can choose to watch it in its original format. At the push of a button, the choice is yours!
A wealth of online apps, videos to rent and catch-up TV
Rent movies directly on your TV from online video stores, watch catch-up TV from your favorite channels and enjoy a rich selection of online apps with Net TV. You can also browse the open internet.
Brilliant LED images with incredible contrast
The most advanced LED lighting technology in this Full HD LED 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 colors.
Control the TV with your smart phone, tablet or keyboard
Control your TV in the easiest and most convenient way. Just connect a wireless keyboard or use your smart phone or tablet to control your Smart TV.
Find, schedule, record* & pause TV
Record live digital TV on a USB connected to your Philips TV or pause content whenever you want to take a break and continue watching whenever you want. Use the Electronic Program Guide to find your favorite programs and easily schedule your preferred recordings. Now you can program your TV viewing around your life.
With DLNA, enjoy photos, music and movies on your TV
Share photos, music and movies through DLNA from your smart phone, tablet or computer and enjoy them on the big screen.
Surf the internet while you watch TV with Multi-view
The Ultra wide screen of the Cinema 21:9 is the ideal screen to enjoy a world of connectivity in a comfortable way. With Multi-view, while watching soccer on the left side of the screen, you can simultaneously browse the internet on the right side or chat on Twitter. With Philips Net TV, top online content and services are available at the touch of a button: Video on demand, catch up TV, Twitter and many more ! A Net TV window can be opened next to TV, or TV combined with another video device. The small screen can easily be swapped with your main activity to keep you in control.
Ambilight Spectra 2-sided intensifies the viewing experience
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 from 2 sides of the back of the TV screen onto the surrounding wall. Ambilight automatically adjusts the color and brightness of the light to match the TV picture. Thanks to the wall-adaptive function, the color of the light is perfect, regardless of your wall color.
Easy 3D for a truly immersive 3D movie experience
Easy 3D ensures you get long hours of comfort while watching 3D thanks to the flicker free, low ghosting performance. The compatible 3D glasses are light weight and do not require batteries. Enjoy 3D easily at home today!
Full HD TV with Pixel Precise HD for details in action
Pixel Precise HD builds on the award winning Pixel Plus foundation. It brings the high definition picture quality to the next level with 4 trillion colours. With Super Resolution, Pixel Precise HD now brings you the best HD TV picture quality whether you are watching a video from the internet or good quality Blu-ray movies.
Integrated Wi-Fi to use Net TV apps and SimplyShare wireless
Enjoy movies, pictures, infotainment and other online content directly on your TV wirelessly. Simply connect the TV to your wireless home network with the easy wizard. Navigate the apps using the TV remote control and select from the rich offer of apps.
Net TV: Visit www.philips.com/smarttv to discover the services offering in your country.
Wi-Fi Media connect: The playback of video can be affected by your PC speed and Wi-Fi bandwidth. For minimum and recommended system requirements go to www.philips.com/wifimediaconnect. Displays content with a delay of some seconds. Small differences of image and sound can occur.
Parents should monitor their children during 3D viewing and ensure they do not experience any discomfort as mentioned above. Watching 3D is not recommended for children under 6 years of age as their visual system is not fully developed yet.
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 subscripction are required. Contact your operator for more information.
8 days EPG, service not available in all countries
USB recording only for digital channels covered by the TV IP bases Electronic Programme Guide (country and channel restrictions may apply), recordings may be limited by broadcast copy protection (CI+). An internet connection is required.
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.
For 2D games only.
Ensure that the game console is connected to the HDMI connector of the TV.