Good idea : the 58PUS8505/12 Direct LED from Philips

What about the new Philips 58PUS8505/12 ?

The firm Philips is deciding today to launch a new mid-range model with its 58PUS8505/12.
This television is delivered with a  Ultra HD 4K resolution.  Even if it is in a mid-range position, it offers interesting specifications, partly justifying its price.
Has the Philips succeeded in the challenge of an efficient television set. This is what we are going to see just after .

TV design presentation Philips 58PUS8505/12

The Philips 58PUS8505/12 with its simple design is an interesting alternative for anyone who wants an elegant television set in the mid-range segment.
A product that is correct in view of its price. A sleek but effective design. It has the potential to compete with other TV sets on the market.
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.

58PUS8505/12 from Philips – The screen

The display of this 58PUS8505/12 is handled with care. This will allow connoisseurs to enjoy a quality rendering in home theater mode. The colours are faithful and deep black.
Philips remains anchored in its technological choices and decides to equip its new television set with it. The use of LEDs provides an excellent image. 
With regard to the display, the company proposes a Ultra HD 4K resolution. Beyond its size, we are still in front of a beautiful quality screen.
By providing it with a frequency of 50 Hz, this TV has a better rendering compared to its competitors, in the same category.
Note that with advanced technology, this TV gives you a Ultra HD 4K quality picture .
My opinion to conclude on the display part. It’s in the range, without flourish or excess. An additional choice in the mid-range.

TV sound presentation Philips 58PUS8505/12

The Philips 58PUS8505/12 is not satisfied with displaying stunning image quality. Indeed, it also pleasantly surprised us with its well-made audio performance.
In terms of sound equipment, the TV is equipped with two baffles and provides a sound power of 10 W.

Finally, if we have to summarize the sound of the 58PUS8505/12 up, it is the word perfection that stands out.

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

58PUS8505/12 from Philips – Embedded intelligence

As with many other TV sets, the 58PUS8505/12 has its operating system Android 9.0 Pie installed; it allows you to explore a whole universe 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 58PUS8505/12 is communicating.

58PUS8505/12 from Philips – Its connectivity

This television Philips 58PUS8505/12 offers a rather classical connectivity : mixed inputs HDMI, the ports as well as the audio are available on this model.
In this TV range, the 58PUS8505/12’s offers are among the widest choice of connectors. This TV has more than most of its competitors.

This model has a total of 11 connections, not too bad. The Philips 58PUS8505/12 is thus at the very top of its range. The choices offered by its connections are simply enormous.

You have the following connections at your disposal:
1 USB port, 4 HDMI ports, 1 audio output, 5 antenna inputs

58PUS8505/12 from Philips – Technical characteristics

Here is a summary chart of the technical features of the TV:

Characteristic Value
Ratio 16/9
Sizes of the television without stand 81.9
Screen size in inches 57.5
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 88 W

To conclude on the Philips 58PUS8505/12

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.
For the display technology we are in 4K; you have a very good quality image, and an impressive sound quality; with its well thought out aesthetics, the result gives you a device that you want to buy.

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.