Philips 40" Class 1080p 60Hz LED Smart HDTV - Black (40PFL4908/F7) product details page

Philips 40" Class 1080p 60Hz LED Smart HDTV - Black (40PFL4908/F7)

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Sale price $449.99

learn moreTarget 3-Year Service Plan ($300 - $500)

Target 3-Year Service Plan ($300 - $500)

Product Information

product specification

  • Surface Treatment: Glossy
  • TV Width without Stand: 37.950
  • TV Width with Stand: 37.950
  • HD Compatibility: ATSC/NTSC, HD Built-In
  • Features: Mounting Options: Table Top Stand, Swivel Base, Wall Mountable
  • Aspect Ratio: 16:9 Aspect Ratio
  • Screen Refresh Rate: 60 Hz
  • Accessories Included: Electronics Product: Warranty Card, Stand, Power Cord, Registration Card, User Manual, Table Stand, Remote Control Batteries, Quick Start Guide
  • Features Television: Pixel Plus HD, SRS TruSurround HD, WiFi, Internet Applications, DLNA Certified, EasyLink, TV Apps
  • Sustainability Claims: Contains Recycled Content
  • TV Format: LED
  • Streaming Content: Netflix, Pandora, Twitter, VUDU, NetTV, Facebook, Internet Radio
  • Legally Required Information: EnergyGuide Label Required
  • Assembly details: assembly required
  • Product Weight: 33.310
  • Warranty Description: 1 Year Limited Manufacturer Warranty
  • Bundled Components: Philips Blu-ray Disc Player
  • Response Time: 8ms Response Time
  • Number of Speakers: 2
  • Required for 3D Experience: 3D-ready HDMI Cable
  • Number of Optical Digital Audio Outputs: 1
  • Features: Audio Product: Dolby Digital Plus, SRS TruSurround HD, 5-Band Equalizer, Auto Volume Leveler
  • Maximum Resolution: 1920 x 1080
  • Number of PC Inputs: 4
  • Speaker Type: Stereo, Down-Firing
  • Electronic Functions: Computer Monitor, Built-In Speakers
  • Comb Filter Type: 3D Y/C Digital
  • Features TV Combo: Gaming Mode
  • Input Type: HDMI Port, L/R Audio, VGA, Component Video, Composite Video, USB 2.0, Composite + L/R Audio, Component YCbCr/YPbPr + L/R Audio
  • Location of S-Video Inputs: 1 Rear
  • Location of HDMI Inputs: 4 Side, 3 Rear
  • Sustainability Certifications: Energy Star Certified
  • Number of Component Video Inputs: 1
  • Location of Composite Inputs: 1 Rear
  • Location of Component Inputs: 1 Rear
  • Contrast Ratio: 4000:1
  • Number of Composite Video Inputs: 1
  • Screen Size: 40.000
  • Video Resolution: 1080p
  • Number of HDMI Inputs: 4
  • TV Depth without Stand: 1.650
  • TV Height with Stand: 25.120
  • TV Height without Stand: 23.390
  • Features Electronic Display: Closed Caption, HD Display, Pixel Precise Clear LCD
  • TV Depth with Stand: 9.060
  • Output Type: Audio, Digital Audio

From the Manufacturer


  • Limitless possibilities, sleek design

    LED, wireless, MediaConnect
    Treat yourself to an immersive experience with the latest ultra thin LED TV from Philips. With a powerful picture performance from Pixel Precise HD, the slim frame ensures you are always part of the action.

Product Views



  • See every detail of the action

    Pixel Precise HD for extremely sharp and clear pictures
    Pixel Precise HD builds on the award winning Pixel Plus foundation. Taking picture quality to the next level, making all your movies vibrant and razor sharp.
  • LED technology ensures natural color and thin design
    LED lighting technology is the most advanced available. In this TV it combines an eye-catching minimalistic design with stunning image quality, as well as being the lowest power consumption in its category. Another environmental benefit is that LED lighting technology does not contain hazardous materials. With an LED backlight you can enjoy low power consumption, high brightness, incredible contrast and sharpness and vibrant colors.
  • 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.
  • Hear exciting and powerful sound

    SRS TruSurround HD®
    SRS TruSurround HD® creates an immersive, feature-rich surround sound experience from two speakers, complete with rich bass, high frequency detail and clear dialog.
  • In-built internet TV

    Connect a PC to a TV wirelessly with MediaConnect
    Share your videos and pictures from your laptop on the TV wirelessly. Once installed on your laptop operation is very easy. With a click of your mouse you share the whole of your laptop screen with the TV. Use the familiar mediaplayer in your laptop, or browse webpages via your favorite web browser. No more worries about file types, if your PC can play it, your TV will show it. For your own enjoyment, and great fun to share with others.
  • Net TV with Wireless access to online services on your TV
    Experience a rich selection of online services with Net TV wirelessly. Enjoy movies, pictures, infotainment and other online content directly on your TV whenever you like. Wirelessly navigate and select what you want to watch with the TV remote control. The Philips menu gives you access to popular Net TV services fitted for your TV screen.
  • Wirelessly connect to the internet right out of the box
    Enjoy Premium movies wirelessly to your TV from Vudu and Netflix. From the greatest romantic classics to fast action movies, it's all there at a push of a button from the comfort of your sofa. Free yourselves from fixed program timeslots, and watch what you like, when you like.
  • Greener every day

    Energy Star rated for low power consumption
    Energy Star-labeled home electrical products are designed to use less energy - saving you money while reducing environmental pollution. In fact, Energy Star-compliant products consume less than 1 watt of power while in standby mode. As an Energy Star partner, Philips develops products that meet the Energy Star guidelines for energy efficiency. This is achieved by having low standby power consumption through innovatively designed standby circuitry and stringent selection of components made with high efficiency materials.
    40% more energy efficient than LCD
    Free of heavy metal and RoHS compliant
    Philips believes that sustainable development is one of the most challenging issues facing the world. The company is committed to continuously exploring solutions to successfully balance economy and ecology. In addition to Energy Start, we are also RoHS compliant which eliminates and minimizes hazardous substances in our products and production process.
  • In order to enjoy Internet services and content on your television, broadband internet service is required Internet services and content, picture quality and picture size may vary depending on your broadband speed. For best results, your broadband speed should be at least 2.5 Mbps for SD content
    Internet content displayed on your television is made available by Third Party Providers who reserve the right to change and/or terminate such content at any time with or without notice. Additional fees and/or PC registration may be required in order to receive Premium content.


Aspect ratioWidescreen
Brightness400 cd/m²
Contrast ratio (typical)4000:1
Response time (typical)8 ms
Viewing angle178º (H) / 178º (V)
Diagonal screen size (inch)40 inch
Diagonal screen size (metric)102 cm
Visible screen diagonal (inch)40.00 inch
Display screen typeLED Full HD Display
Panel resolution1920x1080p
Picture enhancementPixel precise HD, 3/2 - 2/2 motion pull down, 3D Combfilter, Active Control + Light sensor, Dynamic contrast enhancement, Progressive scan
Supported Display Resolution
Computer formats640 x 480, 60Hz, 800 x 600, 60Hz, 1024 x 768, 60Hz, 1280 x 768, 60Hz, 1280 x 1024, 60Hz, 1360 x 768, 60Hz, 1440 x 900, 60 Hz, 1680 x 1050, 60Hz, 1920 x 1080, 60Hz
Video formats480i, 60Hz, 480p, 60Hz, 720p, 60Hz, 1080i, 60Hz, 1080p, 24,30,60Hz
Output power (RMS)20W
Sound SystemDolby Digital Plus, Stereo, SAP, SRS TruSurround HD
Built-in speakers2
Child ProtectionChild Lock+Parental Control
ClockOn main display, Sleep Timer
Ease of InstallationAutostore
Ease of Use4 favorite lists, Auto Volume Leveller (AVL), Channel list, Settings assistant Wizard, Side Control
Remote ControlTV
Screen Format Adjustments4:3, Movie expand 14:9, Movie expand 16:9, Super Zoom, Widescreen, unscaled (1080p dot by dot), Automatic
Multimediaauto slideshow, Net TV services, Philips Wireless MediaConnect, DLNA media Browser
Multimedia Applications
Multimedia connectionsUSB memory class device, Wireless802.11 b.g.n. built-in
Playback FormatsMP3, JPEG Still pictures, MPEG1, MPEG2
Aerial Input75 ohm F-type
Video PlaybackNTSC
Tuner bandsUHF, VHF
AV 1Audio L/R in, YPbPr in
AV 2CVBS in, Audio L/R in
HDMI 1HDMI (Audio Return Channel)
HDMI 4HDMI, Audio in
Audio Output - DigitalCoaxial (cinch)
Other connectionsEthernet, PC Audio in, PC-In VGA, Service connector
EasyLink (HDMI-CEC)One touch play, Power status, System info (menu language), Remote control pass-through, System audio control, System standby
Mains power120V/60 Hz
Ambient temperature5°C to 35°C (41°F to 95°F)
Power consumption145 W
Standby power consumption< 0.15W

In the Box

  • Table top stand
  • Power cord
  • Quick start guide
  • User Manual
  • Registration card
  • Remote Control
  • Batteries for remote control
  • Cable ties


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