22PFT5303/05 : Philips has a display Direct LED

Philips 22PFT5303/05 : the new Full HD

Today we are going to analyse the Philips 22PFT5303/05, a mid-range television from Philips. An review to check the capacities of this model .
A quick glimpse at the specification sheet : 22 inches. Small but tough ; hopefully seeing its size , it will perhaps follow you (house move or holidays…). Good opportunities to test its reliability in the long run.
This television is delivered with a  Full HD 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 screen resolution.
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.
Why can we consider this 22PFT5303/05 as convincing in spite of its mid-range position ? This is what we are going to discover in this article.

The design of the Philips 22PFT5303/05

The Philips 22PFT5303/05 appears as a real masterstroke of the brand regarding both its interior and exterior design.
The shapes are balanced and the overall rendering is beautiful to look at. A successful mid-range model.
In conclusion, Philips has worked seriously on the design of this TV set. It’s efficient and it will allow you with this 22PFT5303/05 to have a beautiful object in your living room.

The screen of the Philips 22PFT5303/05

The Philips could hardly do better than this 22PFT5303/05 with a Direct LED screen.
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.
It is one of the best devices in its range.

The Philips television set displays a Full HD resolution. It’s better than the others for a TV in its class. And with his 22 inches, he’s in a series of TVs that belongs to the series of small models in its range.
At the same time, we are dealing with a nice display on the screen.
Philips chooses a frequency of 60 Hz, this television sets itself below its competitors. The game mode is to be avoided, as well as the cinema mode, due to the delay that can occur in the image.
In addition, Philips has decided to use its mastery of advanced technology on this device, which allows it to benefit from a high quality Full HD image 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.

22PFT5303/05 from Philips – The sound

It is the custom to say that a good sound comes from a device with a lot of watts, however Philips has managed to combine average audio system power with very good sound quality.
The equipment consists of  two loudspeakers and provides a sound power of 3 W.
In other words, the overall power is correct, but without magic.
Maybe if you want to or if you are a perfectionist, you can connect two other speakers with a bass boost to amplify the result.

The sound quality of this TV is average. Don’t push the volume too hard, you’d be disappointed.

Presentation of the Smart TV part of the TV set Philips 22PFT5303/05

Despite the absence of a smart TV, which would have increased the price of the TV set, you still have the possibility to buy a TV-Box that will extend the functionality of your TV set for a reasonable price.

22PFT5303/05 from Philips – Its connectivity

All the available connectivity makes it possible to cover current needs.
As for the connectivity aspect on Philips 22PFT5303/05, it provides you with sufficient elements.
With a number of connections below the average of its range, you will have to choose which appliance(s) in your home you need to connect to your TV.

It is with 7 possible connections that this 22PFT5303/05 is presented.
Not all of your devices will be able to be connected. A difficult choice is on the way.

You have the following connections at your disposal:
1 USB port, 2 HDMI ports, 2 audio outputs, 1 audio input, 1 antenna input

Technical characteristics of the Philips 22PFT5303/05

The main features of this TV set:

Characteristic Value
Ratio 16/9
Sizes of the television without stand 51.23 cm x 30.8 cm x 5.41 cm
Screen size in inches 22
Screen resolution Full HD
Display system Direct LED
Display frequency 60
Sound power 3
Tuners available DVB-TDVB-T2DVB-C
Number of tuners 4
Number of USB ports 1
Number of HDMI ports 2
Number of audio outputs 2
Number of audio inputs 1
Color depth 24
VESA compatibility Yes

Our conclusion on the Philips 22PFT5303/05

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.
Finally, this new Philips 22PFT5303/05 is a television set that can go anywhere; it can meet the majority of needs.
Back to the future! As in the film, you are propelled into the past. In other words, it feels like it’s the 2000s. No smart tv? you read it right. It is possible, and it is the choice that Philips makes on this 22PFT5303/05.
With its Direct LED panel, this TV is doing better than average. The lighting is uniform.
In parallel, it will be necessary to add an important parameter: the price. You have here a television set whose price is very competitive compared to its competitors. In other words, including your final decision, you will have to take into account the fact that this is a television set that displays all your video sources correctly and allows you to have a very well defined image in all circumstances.

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