55OLED855/12 from Philips : Our view

What about the new Philips 55OLED855/12 ?

A good mid-range television. This is how we can introduce the Philips 55OLED855/12.
Regarding technology, we are facing a model with a Ultra HD 4K resolution.  Attractive, user friendly, minimum bulk , quality image and sound, everything has been carefully finalized in this television, in order to make a nearly perfect product.
Through our review today, you will understand why the Philips 55OLED855/12 is ranked among the best TVs of the moment.

55OLED855/12 from Philips – Design

The Philips 55OLED855/12 with its simple design is an interesting alternative for anyone who wants an elegant television set in the mid-range segment.
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.
A mid-range television set that relies heavily on its design and the quality of its materials; arguments that Philips has been promoting for some time now on these products. All this for a price that stays contained.

55OLED855/12 from Philips – The screen

The Philips has a correct and well-calibrated image quality, but you have to do with a limited native contrast that is suitable for daytime viewing; forget about home theater programs in the dark.

The Philips television set displays a Ultra HD 4K resolution. Whatever the characteristics, it is still a beautiful screen. On this point, don’t worry.
By providing it with a frequency of 100 Hz, this TV has a better rendering compared to its competitors, in the same category.
Even better, thanks to its advanced technology, the screen of this television provides a Ultra HD 4K quality resolution.
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.

The sound of the Philips 55OLED855/12

The sound quality is correct but nothing more. The typical low-medium and mid-range sounds are far from what the competition offers. The sound of the 55OLED855/12 still has the advantage of not being saturated. In any case, the installation as presented ex-factory is just sufficient for this television set
For the sound part, the television set is equipped with several speakers 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 short, the sound is enough to cover your everyday needs. The 55OLED855/12 Philips is not designed for home cinema. That’s not what we are expecting.

Presentation of the Smart TV part of the TV set Philips 55OLED855/12

For the software part, the 55OLED855/12 Philips has an operating system Android 9.0 Pie. You have the opportunity to explore the world of entertainment.
This TV offers you the choice of connectivity: Whether through its Wifi function, or through the local network with other devices or computer devices (fixed or mobile computers, NAS synology for example), your TV 55OLED855/12 is communicating.

Presentation of the connection technology of Philips 55OLED855/12

All the available connectivity makes it possible to cover current needs.
Whether it’s your external hard drive, NAS or game console, all these elements can be connected to this TV.

It is with 11 possible connections that this 55OLED855/12 is presented. The Philips 55OLED855/12 allows you not to choose between the different devices to be connected. You can connect everything to this TV; the box, game console, multimedia server, DVD or Blu-ray player, etc…

In the end, this TV provides you with the following features:
1 USB port, 4 HDMI ports, 1 audio output, 5 antenna inputs

Presentation of the technical features of the Philips 55OLED855/12

The main features of this TV set:

Characteristic Value
Ratio 16/9
Sizes of the television without stand 58
Screen size in inches 54.6
Screen resolution Ultra HD 4K
Display frequency 100
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
PVR Available Yes
Bluetooth Yes
Ethernet Yes
Power consumption 146 W

To conclude on the Philips 55OLED855/12

Finally, this new Philips 55OLED855/12 is a television set that can go anywhere; it can meet the majority of needs.
Philips chooses 4k technology. A wise choice that allows you to face a device with a well-defined image and quality sound rendering. It’s beautiful and powerful at the same time.

In short, many positive points that make this TV a very good product. The following 3 points should be remembered:
the display frequency, the available RAM, the sound power.