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Cinema 21:9

LCD TV

56PFL9954H/98

Cinema 21:9 LCD TV

56PFL9954H/98

Every night a premiere

Be blown away by movies the way they’re meant to be seen. The ultrawide TV matches perfectly the 21:9 (2.39:1) movie format and comes to life with immersive Ambilight. Make every night a premiere at your place. See all benefits

Unfortunately this product is no longer available

Cinema 21:9 LCD TV

Every night a premiere

Be blown away by movies the way they’re meant to be seen. The ultrawide TV matches perfectly the 21:9 (2.39:1) movie format and comes to life with immersive Ambilight. Make every night a premiere at your place. See all benefits

Every night a premiere

Be blown away by movies the way they’re meant to be seen. The ultrawide TV matches perfectly the 21:9 (2.39:1) movie format and comes to life with immersive Ambilight. Make every night a premiere at your place. See all benefits

Unfortunately this product is no longer available

Cinema 21:9 LCD TV

Every night a premiere

Be blown away by movies the way they’re meant to be seen. The ultrawide TV matches perfectly the 21:9 (2.39:1) movie format and comes to life with immersive Ambilight. Make every night a premiere at your place. See all benefits

Every night a premiere

with the 21:9 movie format and Ambilight

  • 142 cm (56")
  • Full HD 1080p
  • digital TV

Perfect Pixel HD Engine for unrivalled sharpness and clarity

Experience unrivalled sharpness and clarity with Perfect Pixel HD Engine. Each pixel of the picture is enhanced to better match the surrounding pixels, resulting in a more natural picture. The result is a unique combination of sharpness, natural detail, vivid colors superior contrast and smooth natural motion whatever you are watching. Clean and razor sharp images result from artifact and noise detection and reduction in all content sources - from multimedia to standard TV.

Philips Net TV with Wi-Fi for online services on your TV

Experience a rich selection of online services with Net TV. Enjoy movies, pictures, infotainment and other online content directly on your TV whenever you like. Simply connect your home theater directly to your home network through the ethernet connection, and navigate and select what you want to watch with the remote control. The Philips menu gives you access to popular Net TV services fitted for your TV screen. Additionally, with the DLNA certified PC network you can watch videos or access pictures stored on your computer using your remote control.

Cinema 21:9 movie aspect ratio, no black bars bottom and top

Cinema 21:9 movie aspect ratio, no black bars bottom and top

Most TVs have an aspect ratio of 16:9 (or 1.78:1) and a resolution of 1080p Full HD. Hollywood blockbusters, though, are usually filmed in 2.39:1 aspect ratio. With Philips new Cinema 21:9 TVs perfectly match the original movie format used by directors with a 21:9 (2.39:1) aspect ratio. So no matter which movie, you can now watch it in its original aspect ratio and without the black bars.

Ambilight Spectra 3 for an immersive viewing experience

Ambilight Spectra 3 for an immersive viewing experience

Add a new dimension to your viewing experience with Ambilight Spectra 3. This patented Philips technology enlarges the screen further by projecting a glow of light from the back of the screen onto the surrounding wall. Ambilight adjusts automatically the colour and brightness of the light surrounding the TV to match with the picture, creating an immersive viewing experience. With Ambilight Spectra 3 movies truly come to life!

Perfect Natural Motion for ultra smooth Full HD movies

Perfect Natural Motion for ultra smooth Full HD movies

Enjoy the action without any judder. Perfect Natural Motion estimates motion in the picture and corrects juddering movements in both broadcast and pre-recorded movie material (including 1080p movies and 24p True Cinema on Blu-ray and DVD). The result is even smoother and quieter pictures with excellent sharpness. Enjoy motion performance that surpasses cinema quality!

Full HD LCD display, with a 2560 x 1080p resolution

Enjoy the exceptional picture quality of Full HD sources like HDTV broadcast or Blu-ray on your Cinema 21:9. The unique movie format screen comes with 2560x1080p resolution, matching the 21:9 aspect ratio of the screen.

200 Hz Clear LCD*, 1 ms performance: superb motion sharpness

Enjoy extreme motion sharpness. The Philips 200Hz Clear LCD brings the response time of LCD TV to an incredible 1ms, so even with the fastest car chase scene you will be enthralled by the action, and not following the stretched car across the screen.

Enjoy a rich selection of web videos from YouTube and others

Net TV brings you a rich selection of videos from YouTube and other video websites. The videos are tailored to fit your TV screen, allowing you to sit back and enjoy online videos at an optimum quality.

DLNA PC network link for watching videos from your computer

DLNA PC network link lets you watch videos, view pictures and listen to music from your PC

Technical Specifications

  • Picture/Display

    Aspect ratio
    • 2.39:1
    • 21:9
    Viewing angle
    176º (H) / 176º (V)
    Diagonal screen size (inch)
    56  inch
    Diagonal screen size (metric)
    142  cm
    Display screen type
    LCD Full HD UW-UXGA Act.matrix
    Panel resolution
    2560x1080p
    Picture enhancement
    • Perfect Pixel HD Engine
    • Perfect Natural Motion
    • Perfect Contrast
    • Perfect Colors
    • 3/2 - 2/2 motion pull down
    • 3D Combfilter
    • Active Control + Light sensor
    • Jagged Line Suppression
    • Progressive scan
    • 1080p 24/25/30Hz processing
    • 1080p 50/60Hz processing
    • 200Hz Clear LCD*
    • Scanning backlight
    Screen enhancement
    Anti-Reflection coated screen
    Color processing
    2250 trillion colors 17bit RGB
    Color cabinet
    Black glass decofront with black backcover
  • Ambilight

    Ambilight Features
    • Ambilight Spectra 3
    • Lounge light mode
    Dimming Function
    Manual and via Light Sensor
    Ambilight light system
    LED wide color
  • Supported Display Resolution

    Computer formats
    • 640 x 480, 60Hz
    • 800 x 600, 60Hz
    • 1024 x 768, 60Hz
    • 1280 x 768, 60Hz
    • 1360 x 768, 60Hz
    • 1920 x 1080, 60Hz
    Video formats
    • 480i, 60Hz
    • 480p, 60Hz
    • 576i, 50Hz
    • 576p, 50Hz
    • 720p, 50, 60Hz
    • 1080i, 50, 60Hz
    • 1080p, 24, 50, 60Hz
    • 1080p, 24, 25, 30Hz
  • Sound

    Output power (RMS)
    2 x 12W RMS (4 ohm @ 7% THD)
    Sound Enhancement
    • Auto Volume Leveller
    • Digital Signal Processing
    • Dynamic Bass Enhancement
    • Treble and Bass Control
    Sound System
    BBE
  • Loudspeakers

    Built-in speakers
    4
    Loudspeaker types
    • 2 integrated subwoofers
    • 2x Dome tweeter
  • Convenience

    Child Protection
    Child Lock+Parental Control
    Connection Enhancement
    Easy link
    Ease of Installation
    • Auto Program Naming
    • Automatic Channel Install(ACI)
    • Automatic Tuning System (ATS)
    • Autostore
    • Fine Tuning
    • PLL Digital Tuning
    • Plug & Play
    Ease of Use
    • Auto Volume Leveller (AVL)
    • Delta Volume per preset
    • Graphical User Interface
    • On Screen Display
    • Program List
    • Settings assistant Wizard
    • Side Control
    • Connectivity assistant
    • Automatic setup wizard
    • Demo mode
    • Onscreen Usermanual
    • Touch control buttons
    • Favorite program selection
    • Iconic home sceen
    • Mozaïc channel grid
    Picture in Picture
    Text dual screen
    Remote Control
    • DVD
    • DVD-R
    • Sat
    • STB (Set-Top Box)
    • Universal
    • HTS (Home Theater System)
    Remote control type
    RC4495
    Screen Format Adjustments
    • 4:3
    • Auto Format
    • Movie expand 16:9
    • Subtitle and Heading Shift
    • Super Zoom
    • Widescreen
    • unscaled (1080p dot by dot)
    • Cinema 21:9
    • Cinema 21:9 subtitle-shift
    Teletext
    1200 page Hypertext
    Firmware upgradeable
    • Firmware auto upgrade wizard
    • Firmware upgradeable via USB
    Multimedia
    • Digital media reader (browser)
    • USB autobreak-in
    • DLNA media Browser
    • Net TV services
    Smart mode
    • Game
    • Cinema
    • Personal
    • Power saver
    • Standard
    • Vivid
  • Multimedia Applications

    Multimedia connections
    • Ethernet-UTP5
    • USB
    • Wi-Fi 802.11g (built in)
    Playback Formats
    • MP3
    • WMA v2 up to v9.2
    • Slideshow files (.alb)
    • JPEG Still pictures
    • MPEG1
    • MPEG2
    • MPEG4
    • AVI
    • H.264/MPEG-4 AVC
    • MPEG-Progam-stream PAL
    • WMV9/VC1
  • Tuner/Reception/Transmission

    Aerial Input
    75 ohm coaxial (IEC75)
    Video Playback
    • NTSC
    • SECAM
    • PAL
    Tuner bands
    • Hyperband
    • S-Channel
    • UHF
    • VHF
  • Connectivity

    Ext 1 Scart
    • Audio L/R
    • CVBS in
    • RGB
    Ext 2 Scart
    • Audio L/R
    • CVBS in
    • RGB
    Ext 3
    • YPbPr
    • Audio L/R in
    • VGA PC-in
    Front / Side connections
    • HDMI v1.3
    • S-video in
    • CVBS in
    • Audio L/R in
    • Headphone Out
    • USB
    PC network link
    DLNA 1.0 certified
    Other connections
    • Analog audio Left/Right out
    • S/PDIF out (coaxial)
    • Common Interface
    HDMI 1
    HDMI v1.3
    HDMI 2
    HDMI v1.3
    HDMI 3
    HDMI v1.3
    HDMI 4
    HDMI v1.3
    EasyLink (HDMI-CEC)
    • One touch play
    • EasyLink
    • Pixel Plus link (Philips)
    • Remote control pass-through
    • System audio control
    • System standby
  • Power

    Ambient temperature
    5 °C to 35 °C
    Mains power
    AC 220 - 240 V +/- 10%
    Power consumption (typical)
    240  W
    Standby power consumption
    <0.15 W
  • Dimensions

    Set Width
    1418  mm
    Set Height
    691  mm
    Set Depth
    105  mm
    Set height (with stand)
    745  mm
    Set depth (with stand)
    324  mm
    Stand width
    550  mm
    Weight incl. Packaging
    50  kg
    Product weight
    31.9  kg
    Product weight (+stand)
    37.4  kg
    Box width
    1550  mm
    Box height
    994  mm
    Box depth
    362  mm
    VESA wall mount compatible
    400 x 400 mm
  • Accessories

    Included accessories
    • Smart leveling wall bracket
    • RF antenna cable
    • Power cord
    • Quick start guide
    • User Manual
    • Warranty certificate
    • Remote Control
    • Batteries for remote control
    Optional accessories
    Matching stand ST569954

What's in the box?

Other items in the box

  • Smart leveling wall bracket
  • RF antenna cable
  • Power cord
  • Quick start guide
  • User Manual
  • Warranty certificate
  • Remote Control
  • Batteries for remote control
  • Optional accessories: Matching stand ST569954

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Awards

  • 200Hz Clear LCD displays 200 scenes per second by combining advanced 100Hz technology with scanning backlight @ 50% dutycycle.
  • 8 days EPG, service not available in all countries
  • Net TV, service offering is dependent on country and subject to terms of use.