Watching Super fast action images on this set could result in slight motion blur,
because it Lacks the 120Hz refresh rate of the 7000 and 5000 series
Not a 2ms response time like most other philips series, but 5ms should not be shunned,
it is fast compared to other manufactures entry level series.
Does not offer Internet connectivity
No Picture in picture (PIP)
MANUFACTURE STATED FEATURES & SPECIFICATIONS
Philips 3000 Series
Full High Definition 1080p native resolution is a plus in this entry model 3000 series!
Dynamic Contrast ratio of 33,000:1 gives deep rich blacks.
Connectivity is good in this model, offering 4 HDMI connections.
Dolby Digital output for connection to a home theatre system gives you lots of options
for incredible sound!
Pixel Plus HD technology enables you to watch content that's vivid, natural and real!
Price affordability, this 3000 series offers an attractive price, significantly lower
in price than it's competitors!
This set offers good picture, and full 1080p high definition viewing, and it is offered
at a fraction of the price of it's main competitors! If your going to be doing the
basic HDTV viewing then this set will do you well! If your wanting an HDTV for fast
action movie watching or serious gaming this set will fall short due to it's slow
refresh rate and response time. All-in-all this set offers much for the price!
Pixel Plus HD for better details, depth and clarity
Pixel Plus HD is a picture processing technology that enables viewers to watch content
that is vivid, natural and real. The result are superbly life-like pictures with
incredible details and depth from any HD source.
Full HD LCD display, with a 1920x1080p resolution
The Full HD screen has the widescreen resolution of 1920 x 1080p. This is the highest
resolution of HD sources for the best possible picture quality. It is fully future
proof as it supports 1080p signals from all sources, including the most recent like
Blu-ray and advanced HD game consoles. The signal processing is extensively upgraded
to support this much higher signal quality and resolution. It produces brilliant
flicker-free progressive scan pictures with superb brightness and colors.
Dynamic contrast 33000:1 for incredible rich black details
You want the LCD flat display with the highest contrast and most vibrant images.
Philips advanced video processing combined with unique extreme dimming and backlight
boosting technology results in vibrant images. Dynamic Contrast will increase the
contrast with excellent black level and accurate rendition of dark shades and colors.
It gives a bright, lifelike picture with high contrast and vibrant colors.
USB for fantastic photo and music playback
The USB connector allows access to jpeg photos and mp3 music of most USB-sticks (USB
memory-class device). Plug the USB into the slot at the side of the TV and access
your photos or music files using the easy on screen content browser. You can now
easily view and share your photos and music.
4 HDMI inputs with Easylink for a full HD connection
EasyLink uses the HDMI CEC industry standard protocol to share functionality between
connected devices and the TV. With Easylink only one remote control is needed to
operate main functionality on your TV and connected devices. HDMI makes an uncompressed
digital RGB connection from the source to the screen for the ultimate picture quality.
HDMI uses HDCP copy protection. With 3 HDMI inputs on the back and 1 HDMI on the
side of the TV you can connect multiple HD sources, for instance an HD settop box,
a Blu-ray player, and Game Console or Digital Camcorder.
Settings assistant for effortless personalized TV settings
Settings assistant for effortless personalized TV settings. The new settings assistant
personalization wizard guides you to personalized settings with unparalleled ease.
It includes not only picture, but the complete viewing experience, including sound
and Ambilight settings. The wizard shows a few screens with easy to choose options
to select the essential settings. The TV performance is set to the your personal
preference without difficult terms or settings, and this very quickly.
Incredible Surround for enhanced audio enjoyment
Incredible Surround is an audio technology from Philips that dramatically magnifies
the sound field to immerse you in the audio. Using state-of-the-art electronic phase
shifting, Incredible Surround mixes sounds from left and right in such a way that
it expands the virtual distance between the two speakers. This wider spread greatly
enhances the stereo effect and creates a more natural sound dimension. Incredible
Surround allows you to experience total surround with greater depth and width of
sound, without the use of additional speakers.
2x10W RMS audio power
Dolby Digital output for connection to a home theatre system
ATSC & QAM tuner receives over the air and unscrambled cable
Built-in ATSC & QAM tuner for reception of over-the-air and unscrambled HD cable