On the menu, therefore, the references Philips 43PUS8807 (43”, 106 cm), Philips 50PUS8807 (50”, 127 cm), Philips 55PUS8807 (50”, 127 cm), Philips 65PUS8807 (65”, 165 cm), Philips 75PUS8807 (75”, 191cm) and Philips 86PUS8807 (86”, 218cm).
In terms of specifications, we can mention a 10-bit and 100 Hz LCD panel associated with a Direct LED Global Dimming backlight system. Similarly, HDR Dolby Vision, HDR10+, HDR HLG compatibility is required. At the maneuver, we find the P5 Gen5 processor, in its version specifically adapted to LCD technology. And it is he who manages the exclusive Micro Dimming function to display an always optimum contrast on the screen. On the sound side, the Philips PUS8807 TVs incorporate a 2.0 audio system with a total power of 20 watts. Precision, a Dolby Atmos decoder is present.
Still concerning the sound section, the Philips PUS8807 TVs benefit from the DTS Play‑Fi function allowing the configuration of a wireless 5.1 Home Cinema system or the integration of the TV within a multiroom system. Namely, an upcoming Firmware update will allow the Philips PUS8807 TVs to be used as the central channel within a multichannel configuration. Apart from these technical characteristics, there is also a DVB‑T/DVB‑C and DVB‑S2 tuner and the renowned Natural Motion motion compensation, a true signature of Philips televisions.
The Philips PUS8807 series benefits from Ambilight 3 (active on the top, right and left sides of the screen), still able to adapt to the color of the back wall, and the function Ambilight + Hue (click to learn more about this awesome option!) to combine the Ambilight effect of the TV with the Philips Hue bulbs in the room, directly from the screen and no longer from a tablet or smartphone. Without forgetting the fashions Ambilight Gaming Mode with extremely low latency, active with all games (via console/PC, Google Play, Cloud Gaming…) to fully immerse the player in the action, and Ambilight Music (with Spotify for example) to enjoy an atmosphere nightclub. Precision, this last mode can be active even when the TV is off.
Smart TV Android 11
Always present, the UPnP (DLNA) multimedia gateway via the Ethernet port or Wi‑Fi ac compatibility, and a Quad Core processor. These allow you to enjoy audio, video and music content stored on a Mac/PC computer or Nas hard drive via the home network; to connect to the internet (the television then transforming into a computer monitor) via a USB keyboard and mouse; control the screen using a free iOS and Android app; finally, to program the recording on a USB key or an external hard drive of his favorite shows.
The Android 11 Smart TV function allows you to access the Google ecosystem directly from the TV screen (Google Play Store, Play Movies, Play Music, Google Chrome, etc.) and install your favorite applications via 16 GB built-in Flash memory (expandable via USB), like the smartphone. Plus VP9 compatibility and built-in ChromeCast functionality for viewing smartphone/tablet content on the big screen via a compatible app. Finally, Google Assistant is in the game with even the possibility of controlling various connected objects certified “Works with Google Assistant” (Philips Hue lamps, Nest thermostat, etc.). Similarly, it will be possible to directly access a specific series on Netflix or a video / music on Youtube, vocally. To access Google’s voice assistant, simply press the dedicated button on the TV remote control and speak. LThe “Works with Alexa” certification requires the use of an Amazon Echo Dot type speaker.
Also integrated, the Miracast functionality (Wi‑Fi Direct + mirroring to share the interface of a smartphone, tablet or PC on the TV screen). Likewise for HBBTV compatibility. MP3, WMA, AAC, Mpeg2, Mpeg4, WMV, VC‑1, AVC/H.264 and Jpeg compatibility is ensured via, among other things, AVI and MKV containers.
Remote control with microphone and HDMI 2.1
Namely, the remote control for Philips PUS8807 televisions incorporates a microphone for the Hey Google function. Finally, the connectors of these TVs have two HDMI 2.0 inputs and two HDMI 2.1 inputs with a bandwidth of 48 Gbps and compatible with eARC, VRR (from 40 Hz to 120 Hz), ALLM, HFR 4K/120 and FreeSync Premium. Note again an extremely low Input Lag at 9 milliseconds. In short, perfect features to satisfy video game enthusiasts, especially owners of a PlayStation 5 and/or Xbox Series S/X console.
Namely, always with a view to meeting the needs of gamers, a Game Bar is appearing on the Philps PUS8807 TVs. This allows users to quickly access game-related settings, changing them on the fly without wasting time (see pictures above and below).
Last details, the 43”, 50”, 55” and 65” diagonals benefit from a central leg, a double leg for the 75” and 86” specimens (see photo above).
Release date of the Philips PUS8807 series expected in the spring. Indicative prices still unknown.
Reminder of the key characteristics of Philips PUS8807 TVs:
• Dalle 10 bits
• From 100 Hz
• From the LCDs
• Dalle Ultra HD/4K
• Processeur : P5 Perfect Picture Engine Gen5
• Fonction P5 Perfect Sharpness Ultra Resolution
• Fonction P5 Perfect Contrast
• Fonction P5 Perfect Color (WCG, Wide Color Gamut)
• Ambilight + Hue function
• Amazon Alexa function
• Fonction Perfect Natural Reality
• eARC function
• VRR function
• Fonction ALLM (Auto Low Latency Mode)
• Fonction 4K HFR 120
• HDR10 and HDR HLG compatibility
• HDR10+ compatibility
• HDR Dolby Vision compatibility
• HDCP 2.3 compatibility
• HEVC compatibility
• Dolby Atmos compatibility
• Bluetooth 5.0 compatibility
• Wi-Fi n Dual Band compatibility
• FreeSync Premium compatibility
• Outputs: 1 optical
• Entrées : 2 HDMI 2.1, 2 HDMI 2.0b, 1 YUV, 2 ports USB, 1 port Ethernet, 1 port CI+
• Google Assistant multimedia
• Multimédia Works with Alexa
• Multimédia Smart TV Android 11
• Direct LED Global Dimming backlight system
• Perfect Natural Motion Compensation
• Input Lag : 9 ms
• Tuner DVB‑T2
• Tuner DVB-C
• Tuner DVB-S2
• Sound section: 2.0
• Power: 20W