58PUS8505/12 : the television Direct LED from Philips

Presentation of the Philips 58PUS8505/12

Philips unveils a new model equipped with all the current expected sophistications, the 58PUS8505/12.
This television is delivered with a  Ultra HD 4K resolution.  This television is part of the main group of current TVs. It doesn’t completely stands out among its competitors with this choice of Ultra HD 4K.
Although placed in the middle of the range, the manufacturer has tried to offer the viewer an image quality that allows an immersion.
We will see in detail if their objective is reached.

TV design presentation Philips 58PUS8505/12

Sober but in line with current trends. Philips has asked its design office to make a product that tends towards the top range, but remains affordable.
The shapes are balanced and the overall rendering is beautiful to look at. A successful mid-range model.
This TV could simply be one of the best in terms of design for mid-range. It has nothing to envy from its competitors. Even when it’s off, you won’t get tired of looking at it; only happiness!

58PUS8505/12 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.
Philips remains anchored in its technological choices and decides to equip its new television set with it. It’s LED and that’s good because the image result is excellent. 
The Philips television set displays a Ultra HD 4K resolution. At the same time, we are dealing with a nice display on the screen.
By providing it with a frequency of 50 Hz, this TV has a better rendering compared to its competitors, in the same category.
Finally, Philips has chosen to put advanced technology on this TV, which makes it possible to have an Ultra HD 4K image quality .
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.

58PUS8505/12 from Philips – The sound

A brief listening allows us to see that it does not work miracles. The sound is far from exceptional. That’s enough for TV shows, but not for home theater showings.
For the sound part, the television set is equipped with two loudspeakers and a power output of 10 W.

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

Finally, if we have to summarize the sound of the 58PUS8505/12 Philips, it is the word correct that comes out.

The Intelligent aspect of the Philips 58PUS8505/12

For the software part, the 58PUS8505/12 Philips has an operating system Android 9.0 Pie; You will have plenty of time to discover the world of entertainment.
With its Wifi or network connection (local LAN), this TV gives you the possibility to download apps or movies directly. An interesting option in the age of the cloud and online games.

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.
Whether it’s your external hard drive, NAS or game console, all these elements can be connected to this TV.

This model has a total of 11 connections, not too bad. The Philips 58PUS8505/12 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 detail here are the available connections:
1 USB port, 4 HDMI ports, 1 audio output, 5 antenna inputs

Technical characteristics of the Philips 58PUS8505/12

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

With the intention of making a difference this new 58PUS8505/12 Philips intends to make a difference. Well thought out and well finished. This mid-range is a wise choice.
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.

From this new Philips we can retain 3 positive points:
the display frequency, the available RAM, the sound power.