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  • Page 1: User Manual

    Register your product and get support at 40PFT5509 40PFT5509S 48PFT5509 48PFT5509S 50PFT5509 50PFT5509S 55PFT5509 55PFT5509S User Manual...
  • Page 2: Table Of Contents

    Contents 12.3 Display 1 Your new TV 3 12.4 Power 1.1 EasyLink 12.5 Dimensions and weights 12.6 Connectivity 2 Setting up 4 12.7 Sound 2.1 Read safety 12.8 Multimedia 2.2 TV stand and wall mounting 13 Software 36 2.3 Tips on placement 2.4 Power cable 13.1 Software update 2.5 Antenna cable...
  • Page 3: Your New Tv

    Your new TV EasyLink With EasyLink you can operate a connected device, like a Bluray Disc player, with the remote control of the TV. EasyLink uses HDMI CEC to communicate with the connected devices.
  • Page 4: Setting Up

    Although this TV has a very low standby power consumption, - 40PFT5509 - VESA MIS-F 200x200, M6 - 48PFT5509 - VESA MIS-F 400x200, M6 unplug the power cable to save energy if you do not use the TV - 50PFT5509 - VESA MIS-F 400x200, M6 for a long period of time.
  • Page 5: Antenna Cable

    Antenna cable Insert the antenna plug firmly into the ANTENNA socket at the back of the TV. You can connect your own antenna or an antenna signal from an antenna distribution system. Use an IEC Coax 75 Ohm RF antenna connector. Use this antenna connection for DVB-T and DVB-C input signals.
  • Page 6: Connections

    If you need help to connect several devices to the TV, you can DVI and HDMI cables support HDCP (High-bandwidth Digital visit the Philips TV connectivity guide. The guide offers Content Protection). HDCP is a copy protection signal that information on how to connect and which cables to use.
  • Page 7: Easylink Hdmi Cec

    CVBS - Audio L R CVBS - Composite Video is a good quality connection. Next to the CVBS signal adds the Audio Left and Right signals for sound. EasyLink setup The TV comes with EasyLink switched on. Make sure that all HDMI CEC settings are properly set up on the connected EasyLink devices.
  • Page 8: Set-top Box - Stb

    Use an HDMI cable to connect a Home Theatre System (HTS) You can control multiple HDMI-CEC compliant devices with to the TV. You can connect a Philips Soundbar or an HTS with a your TV remote control. built-in disc player.
  • Page 9: Blu-ray Disc Player

    (loudness) of the TV and the Home Theatre System when you Automatic audio to video sync switch over from one to another. Volume differences can be With recent Philips Home Theatre Systems, the audio to video caused by differences in sound processing. sync is automatically synchronised and always correct.
  • Page 10: Dvd Player

    Y Pb Pr - Audio L R Connect the game console with a component video cable (Y Pb Pr) and an audio L/R cable to the TV. If the Blu-ray Disc player has EasyLink HDMI CEC, you can operate the player with the TV remote control. DVD player CVBS - Audio L R Use an HDMI cable to connect the DVD player to the TV.
  • Page 11: Camcorder

    To disconnect the USB flash drive, you can pull out the flash Alternatively, you can use a DVI to HDMI adapter to connect drive anytime. the PC to HDMI and an audio L/R cable (mini-jack 3.5mm) to AUDIO IN DVI on the back of the TV. Camcorder HDMI For best quality, use an HDMI cable to connect the camcorder...
  • Page 13: Switch On

    Switch on On or Standby Make sure you plugged in the mains power on the back of the TV before you switch on the TV. If the red indicator light is off, press the Joystick on the right side or on the back of the TV to put the TV in standby - the red indicator will light up.
  • Page 14: Remote Control

    To open or close programme info. Remote control 4 -  BACK To switch back to the previous channel you selected. To close a menu without changing a setting. 5 -  HOME Key overview To open or close the home menu. 6 - ...
  • Page 15: Batteries

    Batteries 1. Slide the battery door in the direction shown by the arrow. 2. Replace the old batteries with 2 type AAA-R03-1.5V batteries. Make sure the + and the - ends of the batteries line up correctly. 3. Reposition the battery door and slide it back until it clicks. Remove the batteries if you are not using the remote control for a long time.
  • Page 16: Tv Channels

    Channel list TV channels View all channel list 1. While watching a TV channel, press  LIST to open the channel list. Watching TV channels 2. Press  OPTIONS to open Option menu. 3. Select List, then you can select All, Favourites, Radio, and Switch channels New channels.
  • Page 17: Picture Format

    1. Press  and select Setup and press OK. Rename channels 2. Select Channel settings > Child lock > Change code and press OK. You can rename channels in the channel list. 3. If a code is set already, enter the current Child lock code and 1.
  • Page 18 4. To close Text, press  again. Text options In Text, press  OPTIONS to select the following . . . - Freeze page / Unfreeze page To stop the automatic rotation of subpages. Select a Text page - Dual screen / Full screen To select a page .
  • Page 19: Channel Installation

    Subtitles and languages Audio languages Digital TV channels can broadcast audio with several spoken Subtitles languages for a programme. You can set a preferred primary and secondary audio language. If audio in one of these languages is Switch subtitles on available, the TV will switch to this audio.
  • Page 20: Update Channels

    With Channel list copy, you can copy the channels installed on In certain countries, the Automatic channel update is done while one TV onto another Philips TV of the same range. With watching TV or any moment when the TV is in standby.
  • Page 21 Now you can upload the copied channel list onto another country, you have selected one or the other during the channel installation. Philips TV. If you want to change the DVB setting to start a new channel installation . . .
  • Page 22 7. Press , repeatedly if necessary, to close the menu. Manual installation Analogue TV channels can be manually installed, channel by channel. Symbol rate To install analogue channels manually . . . If your cable provider did not give you a specific symbol rate 1.
  • Page 23: Tv Guide

    day. Select Previous day, Today or Next day and press OK, to select TV guide the day of the schedule. Using the TV guide Search by genre What you need If the information is available, you can look up scheduled With the TV guide you can view a list of the current and programmes by genre like movies, sports, etc.
  • Page 24: Sources

    EasyLink Sources With EasyLink you can operate a connected device with the TV remote control. EasyLink uses HDMI CEC to communicate with Sources list the connected devices. Devices must support HDMI CEC and must be connected with an HDMI connection. In the list of connections - the Source menu - you can find the devices connected to the TV.From this Source menu, you can switch to a device.
  • Page 25: Timers And Clock

    3. Press , repeatedly if necessary, to close the menu. Timers and clock Sleep timer With the sleep timer, you can set the TV to switch to standby automatically after a preset time. To set the sleep timer . . . 1.
  • Page 26: Your Photos, Videos And Music

    View photos Your photos, videos In the USB browser, select Picture and press OK. and music Options Press  OPTIONS. 10.1 - Start slideshow, Stop slideshow From a USB connection Start or stop slideshow. - Slideshow transitions What you need Set the transition from one picture to the next.
  • Page 27 Play videos In the USB browser, select Movie and press OK. Options Press  OPTIONS. - Subtitles Display the subtitles if available. - Audio language Play the audio language if available. - Repeat, Play once Play videos repeatedly or once. - Shuffle on, Shuffle off Play videos in sequence or at random.
  • Page 28: Settings

    Picture settings Settings Backlight contrast 11.1 With Backlight contrast, you can adjust the brightness of the display backlight. Picture To adjust the level . . . 1. Press  and select Setup and press OK. Picture style 2. Select TV settings > Picture > Backlight contrast. 3.
  • Page 29: Game Or Computer

    BL is black level.) Digital Crystal Clear 5. Press OK to confirm a setting. You can also select one of the presets in this menu. With Digital Crystal Clear, you can fine-tune each pixel to 6. Press , repeatedly if necessary, to close the menu. match the surrounding pixels and produce a brilliant, high- definition image.
  • Page 30: Sound

    To change the picture format . . . Sound settings 1. While watching a TV channel, press  to open the Picture format menu. Bass 2. Select a format from the list and press OK. With Bass, you can adjust the level of low tones in the sound. To adjust the level .
  • Page 31: Ambilight

    leveling. Audio Out format 3. Press  (right) and select On or Off. 4. Press , repeatedly if necessary, to close the menu. With Audio Out format you can set the audio out signal of the TV to fit the sound processing capabilities of your Home Theatre System.
  • Page 32: Location

    Advanced Ambilight settings Wall colour With Wall colour, you can neutralise the influence of a coloured wall on the Ambilight colours. Select the colour of the wall behind the TV and the TV will modify the Ambilight colours to appear as they are intended. To select the colour of the wall .
  • Page 33: Specifications

    1 year. You can also find the power Saving energy consumption values for this product on the Philips website for your country at The Eco settings bundle the settings that help the environment.
  • Page 34: Display

    Type 12.5 Diagonal screen size : Dimensions and weights - 40PFT5509 : 107 cm / 40 inch - 48PFT5509 : 122 cm / 48 inch 40PFT5509 - 50PFT5509 : 127 cm / 50 inch - 55PFT5509 : 140 cm / 55 inch - without TV stand: Width 903.51 mm - Height 523.06 mm - Depth 76.8 mm -...
  • Page 35: Connectivity

    12.6 Connectivity TV Rear - Audio In (DVI to HDMI): Stereo mini-jack 3.5mm - CVBS: Audio L/R, CVBS in, RGB - YPbPr : Audio L/R, Y Pb Pr, RGB - Digital Audio out: Optical - 1x HDMI ARC - 1x HDMI - Headphones: Stereo mini-jack 3.5mm TV Side - 1x USB 2.0...
  • Page 36: Software

    13.2 Software version Software To view the current TV software version . . . 13.1 1. Press  and select Setup and press OK. Software update 2. Select Software settings and press OK. 3. Select Current software info and see Release Version. 4.
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  • Page 55: Troubleshooting And Support

    Picture does not fit the screen The TV goes back to standby after showing the Philips startup Change to a different picture format. Press . screen When the TV is in standby, a Philips startup screen is displayed, Picture format keeps changing with different channels...
  • Page 56: Register

    To solve any Philips TV related problem, you can consult our - If there are intermittent sound disruptions, make sure that online support. You can select your language and enter your output settings from the HDMI device are correct.
  • Page 57: Consumer Care / Repair

    For support and repair, call the Consumer Care hotline in your country. Find the telephone number in the printed documentation that came with the TV. Or consult our website . TV model number and serial number You might be asked to provide the TV product model number and serial number.
  • Page 58: Safety And Care

    - Never place the TV on tall furniture, such as a bookcase, power outlet immediately. without anchoring both the furniture and TV to the wall or a Contact Philips TV Consumer Care to have the TV checked suitable support. before use.
  • Page 59: Screen Care

    Lightning storms Disconnect the TV from the power outlet and antenna before lightning storms. During lightning storms, never touch any part of the TV, power cord or antenna cable. Risk of hearing damage Avoid using earphones or headphones at high volumes or for prolonged periods of time.
  • Page 60: Terms Of Use, Copyrights And Licenses

    The written material packaged with the TV and the manual stored in the memory of the TV or downloaded from the Philips website are believed to be adequate for the intended use of the HDMI®...
  • Page 61 Kensington Kensington and Micro Saver are registered US trademarks of ACCO World Corporation with issued registrations and pending applications in other countries throughout the world. Other trademarks All other registered and unregistered trademarks are the property of their respective owners.
  • Page 62: Index

    Clock 25 On and Off 13 Connectivity guide 6 On screen Help 57 Consumer Care 57 Online support 56 Contact Philips 58 Open source software 36 Original language 22 Digital Text 17 Disposal of TV or batteries 33 Parental rating 19...
  • Page 63 Safety instructions 58 Screen care 59 Screen edges 30 Screen off 35 Screen off 27 Shop location 33 Sleep timer 25 Sound style 30 Sound, problems 56 Standby 14 Subtitles 19 Support, online 57 Surround mode 31 Switch off timer 25 Switching on 15 Symbol rate 22 Symbol rate mode 23...
  • Page 64 Non-contractual images / Images non contractuelles / Außervertragliche Bilder Specifications are subject to change without notice. Philips and the Philips’ shield emblem are registered trademarks of Koninklijke Philips N.V. and are used under license from Koninklijke Philips N.V. All registered and unregistered trademarks are property of their respective owners.

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