Philips 29PT5006 29" real flat TV

Real Flat Television
User Manual
21PT5006
29PT5006
25PT5016
29PT5016
21PT5026
29PT5026
PHI
CONTENTS
Introduction
Safety information / Tips ....................................................................................................... 3
Before calling service ............................................................................................................ 4
Basic Installation functions
TV hookup (Basic connection) ........................................................................................... 5
Remote control use and care ............................................................................................. 5
Audio/Video connections (Playback) ................................................................................. 6
Audio/Video connections (Recording) .............................................................................. 8
Remote control functions .................................................................................................... 9
TV control functions ............................................................................................................. 10
TV Installation
Menu language selection ....................................................................................................... 11
Automatic tuning of channels .............................................................................................. 12
Manual tuning of channels .................................................................................................... 13
Colour / Sound system ......................................................................................................... 15
Fine Tuning of channels .......................................................................................................... 16
Features
Picture adjustments ............................................................................................................... 18
Sound adjustments ................................................................................................................ 19
Format adjustments ............................................................................................................... 20
DigiSignalMeter ........................................................................................................................21
Eye-Fi ........................................................................................................................................ 22
Smart Picture .......................................................................................................................... 23
Smart Sound ............................................................................................................................ 24
Personal Zapping .................................................................................................................... 25
General
Specifications .......................................................................................................................... 26
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Recycling Directive – To minimise harm to the environment, the batteries supplied
with the TV set do not contain mercury or nickel cadmium. If possible, when
disposing of batteries, use recycling means available to you.Your TV set uses materials which
are reusable or which can be recycled.To minimise the amount of waste in the environment,
specialist companies recover used sets for dismantling and collection of reusable materials
(contact your dealer).
SAFETY INFORMATION AND USEFUL TIPS
Safety information
• Disconnect mains plug when :
– the red light below the TV screen is flashing continuously.
– a bright white line is displayed across the screen.
– cleaning the TV screen. Never use abrasive cleaning agents. Use a slight damp chamois leather
or soft cloth.
– there is a lightning storm.
– the set is left unattended for a prolonged period of time.
• No naked flame sources, such as lighted candles, should be placed on top of the TV or in the
vicinity.
• Do not place your TV set under direct sunlight or heat.
• Leave at least 5 cm around each side of TV set to allow for proper ventilation.
• Avoid placing your set (e.g. near the window) where it is likely to be exposed to rain or water.
• No objects filled with liquids should be placed on top the TV so as to avoid dripping or
splashing of liquids on the set.
Tips
• Do not leave your set on standby mode for a prolonged period of time. Switch off set to
allow it to be demagnetised. A demagnetised set supports good picture quality.
• Do not shift or move the set around when it is switched on. Uneveness in colour in some
parts of the screen may occur.
• Never attempt to repair a defective TV yourself. Always consult a skilled service personnel.
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BEFORE CALLING SERVICE
Below is a list of frequently occurred symptoms. Before you call for service, make these simple
checks. Some of these symptoms can easily be rectified if you know what to do.
Symptoms
What you should do
Colour patch (uneveness) • Switch off the TV by the mains power button.Wait for 20
minutes before switching on again.
• Check the TV is not placed too near speakers or magnetic objects.
No power • Check the TV’s AC power cord is plugged into the mains socket.
If there is still no power, disconnect plug.Wait for 60 seconds and re-insert plug. Switch on the TV again.
No picture • Check the antenna connection at the rear of the TV.
• Possible TV station problem.Try another channel.
Good picture but no sound • Try increasing the volume.
• Check that the sound is not muted. If it is muted, press the Mute button on the remote control to restore sound.
Good sound but poor colour or no picture
• Try increasing the contrast and brightness setting.
Snowy picture and noise
• Check antenna connection at the rear of the TV.
Horizontal dotted lines • Possible electrical interference e.g. hairdryer, vacuum
cleaner, etc. Switch off appliances.
Double images or “Ghost” images • Possible poor positioning of antenna. Using a highly
directional antenna may improve reception.
TV not responding to remote control • Check life span of batteries of remote control handset. remote
• Aim remote control directly at remote sensor lens on the front
panel of the TV.
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TV HOOKUP (BASIC CONNECTION)
Antenna connection
• Connect the aerial plug to the antenna socket
on the backcover.
• Insert the mains plug into the wall socket.
Mains connection
• For correct mains voltage, refer to type sticker
at the rear of the TV set
• Consult your dealer if mains supply is different.
Note :This diagram is not representative of the
actual plug and socket.
Switching on the set
• Press the main power button to switch on/
off theTV.
• If the set is on standby (indicator is lit),
press the Power button on the remote
control to switch on set.
REMOTE CONTROL CARE AND USE
• Insert the correct type of batteries into the
compartment.
• Ensure the batteries are placed in the right
direction.
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AUDIO/VIDEO CONNECTIONS (PLAYBACK)
Monitor out
AV1 in
AV sockets on rear of TV
AV2 in
VIDEO
Y
L/Mono
AUDIO
R
Y
S-VIDEO
Pr
COMPONENT VIDEO INPUT
OUT
Pb
Pb
Pr
OUT
L
AUDIO
Back of DVD
R
DVD (with “Y” , “Pb” and “Pr”
and Output sockets)
You can view the playback of DVD discs by using the COMPONENT VIDEO INPUT (CVI)
sockets on the rear of the TV.
– Connect the CVI cables from the “Y”, “Pb” and “Pr” INPUT of the TV to the “Y”, “Pb”and
“Pr” OUTPUT of the DVD to view playback of DVD discs.
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AUDIO/VIDEO CONNECTIONS (PLAYBACK)
Monitor out
AV1 in
AV sockets on
the rear of TV
AV2 in
VIDEO
Y
L/Mono
R
Pr
COMPONENT VIDEO INPUT
ANTENNA
Back of VCR
OUT
OUT
S-VIDEO
Pb
AUDIO
OUT
VIDEO
IN
IN
R
AUDIO
L
VCR (with Video and
Audio output sockets)
IN
You can view the playback of VCR tapes (Video Disc players, camcorders, etc.) by using the AUDIO
and VIDEO INPUT sockets on the rear of the TV.
– Connect the video and audio RCA cables from the VIDEO and AUDIO IN on the rear of the
TV to the AUDIO and VIDEO OUT of the VCR.
Monitor out
L/Mono
Pb
AUDIO
AV sockets on
the rear of TV
AV2 in
Y
R
AV1 in
VIDEO
S-VIDEO
Pr
COMPONENT VIDEO INPUT
OUT
R
AUDIO
IN
OUT
L
VIDEO
IN
OUT
S-VIDEO
OUT
Back of S-VHS VCR
ANTENNA
IN
The S-Video connection on the rear of the TV is used for the playback of S-VHS VCR tapes,Video Discs,
Video Games or Compact Disc-Interactive (cd-i) discs. Better picture detail and clarity is possible with
the S-Video playback as compared to the picture from a normal antenna (RF) connection.
– Connect the S-VIDEO cable from the S-VIDEO socket on the rear of the TV to the S-VHS
OUT of the VCR.
– Connect the audio RCA cables from the AUDIO IN on the rear of the TV to the AUDIO
OUT of the VCR.
Note :You need not connect the VIDEO IN of the TV if S-VIDEO IN is connected.
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AUDIO/VIDEO CONNECTIONS (RECORDING)
Connection for recording from the TV channel
Monitor out
AV1 in
AV2 in
VIDEO
L/Mono
AUDIO
R
Y
Pr
COMPONENT VIDEO INPUT
OUT
OUT
ANTENNA
VIDEO
IN
IN
AV sockets on
the rear of TV
S-VIDEO
Pb
OUT
R
AUDIO
L
IN
VCR (with Video and
Audio input sockets)
– Connect the video and audio RCA cables from the INPUT sockets of the VCR to the
MONITOR OUT on the rear of the TV.
– To enhance the sound of your TV, connect the audio cables to an external audio
system instead of the VCR. For mono equipment, connect only the AUDIO L socket.
Connection for recording from cable TV to VCR
Monitor out
AV1 in
AV2 in
VIDEO
75
Cable
Y
L/Mono
R
Pr
COMPONENT VIDEO INPUT
AV sockets on
rear of TV
Cable OUT
S-VIDEO
Pb
AUDIO
OUT
OUT
ANTENNA
VIDEO
IN
IN
Cable IN
OUT
R
AUDIO
L
IN
VCR (with Video and Audio
input sockets)
Set top box
– Connect the RF cable from the OUTput of the set top box to the Antenna IN of the VCR.
From the VCR’s Antenna OUT, connect the RF cable to the Antenna socket on the rear of the
TV.
– Connect the video and audio RCA cables from the INPUT sockets of the VCR to the
MONITOR OUT on the rear of the TV.
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REMOTE CONTROL FUNCTIONS
(Refer to the correct page for the remote control that came with your set)
Standby
Lets you place the TV set on
standby. To turn on the TV, press
CH + or –,
, AV, A/CH or
digit keys.
Personal Zapping
You can surf up to 10 personal
channels for each key (p. 26)
Sleeptimer
To select a time period after
which the set switch to standby
mode automatically.
POWER
AV channel selection
Press several times to select AV1,
CVI,AV2,YPbPr or Side.
Delete Personal Zapping list
Deletes stored channels from
Personal Zapping list (p. 26)
Add Personal Zapping list
Adds and stores channels into
Personal Zapping list (p. 26)
Smart Picture
Used to access a series of
stored settings: Rich, Natural,
Soft, DVD/ VCD or Personal.
Smart Sound
Used to access a series of
stored settings:Theatre, Music,
Voice or Personal.
Not applicable
Menu
To call up or exit menus.
Cursor
These 4 keys are used to move
around the menus or provide
direct access to the different
picture formats
During stereo transmission, to
switch from Stereo to Mono.
During dual sound transmission,
to switch betwen language or
.
A/C
Volume
To adjust the sound level.
Digit keys
Direct access to the channels.
For a 2-digit channel, enter the
2nd digit before the dash
disappears.
Channel selection
To access the next or previous
channel.The number and sound
mode are displayed for a few
moments whenever you select a
new channel.
Alternate channel
Switches between the current
and the previous channel.
Mute
To mute or restore sound.
On screen display
To display/clear the on screen
information. Hold down key for
3 seconds to activate permanent
display of channel number.This
key is also used to exit from the
menu.
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TV CONTROL FUNCTIONS
The TV controls are on the front or the side of the set depending on your model.
&
Mains Power button
Switches mains power on or off.
é
Standby light indicator
Indicator is lit when standby mode is activated.
“
Remote Sensor
Acts as a sensor for activating the controls of the
TV when remote control handset is aimed at it.
‘
Volume + / – buttons
Adjust sound volume softer/louder.
(
Channel œ/o buttons
Select channel in descending/ascending order.
Tip:
• You can enter the main menu by pressing both the Volume-and+buttons at the same
time.
• Press the Channel œ or o button to select the next item on the menu.
• Press Volume - or + button to access sub-menu and adjust the settings.
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MENU LANGUAGE SELECTION
Operating instructions generally explains the operation of the TV set using the buttons on
the remote control unless otherwise stated. Please read the following instructions carefully and follow the stopes as shown to familiarise yourself with the installations and all
features available in your set.
Tip: When there is no signal input to the TV, you may encounter instability of
the on screen display. In this instance, please use the v button on your remote
control to select an AV channel.
The Language feature allows you to set the TV’s on-screen menu to be shown in your
desired language.
Step
Press button
Result on screen
Enter main menu
Select Install
Enter the Install menu.
Press button repeatedly to
cycle through the language
list and select the language
of your choice.
Exit menu from screen.
Screen displays may look different
on certain models.
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AUTOMATIC TUNING OF CHANNELS
Automatic tuning of channels allows you to store each programme automatically.
Step
Press button
Result on screen
Enter main menu
Press button repeatedly until
Install is selected.
Enter the Install menu.
Select Auto Store.
Start automatic tuning of
channels.
When tuning is completed,
exit menu from screen.
Screen displays may look different
on certain models.
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MANUAL TUNING OF CHANNELS
Manual tuning of channels allows you to select your preferred channel number for every available programme.
Step
Press button
Result on screen
Enter main menu.
Press button repeatedly
until Install is selected.
Enter the Install menu.
Press button repeatedly
until Manual Store is
selected.
Enter the Manual Store
menu.
Press button repeatedly
until Search is selected.
Screen displays may look different
on certain models.
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MANUAL TUNING OF CHANNELS
Step
Press button
Result on screen
Start manual searching.
Searching stops once a
transmitting signal is found.
Select Channel.
Key in the channel number.
Press button repeatedly
until Store is selected.
Store the tuned
channel. Note : If you want
to continue searching for
another transmitting
channel, repeat steps 7 to
11.
Exit menu from screen.
Screen displays may look different
on certain models.
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COLOUR / SOUND SYSTEM
This feature allows you to select your desired Colour and Sound system. If Auto is selected,
the respective colour and sound system will be automatically selected according to the transmission system. Note: Select your desired colour and sound system manually if reception is
poor in Auto mode.
Step
Press button
Repeat steps 1
to step 5 as in
“Manual Tuning
of TV Channels”
Result on screen
Colour System is
selected.
or
Select the desired colour
system (Auto, PAL, NTSC
3.58, NTSC 4.43 or
SECAM).
Press button repeatedly until
Store is selected.
Store selected system.
or
or
Proceed to select Sound
System.
Select the desired sound
system (Auto, BG, I, DK
or M).
Press button repeatedly until
Store is selected.
Store selected system.
Exit menu from screen.
Screen displays may look different
on certain models.
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FINE TUNING OF CHANNELS
This feature allows you to adjust picture reception in areas of weak reception.
Step
Press button
Result on screen
Enter main menu.
Press button repeatedly
until Install is selected.
Enter the Install menu.
Press button repeatedly
until Manual Store is
selected.
Enter the Manual Store menu.
Press button repeatedly
until Fine Tune is selected.
or
Fine tune until the best
reception is obtained.
Select Store.
Store last fine-tuned status.
Exit from menu screen.
Screen displays may look different
on certain models.
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CHANNEL EDIT
This feature allows you to skip or edit channels which have bad or weak TV signal or channels
that you do not watch often. Note: Once a channel is skipped, you cannot access it by using
the CH (Channel) + or – button.You can only access it using the channel digit (0 - 9) buttons.
Step
Press button
Result on screen
Enter main menu.
Press button repeatedly
until Install is selected.
Enter the Install menu.
Press button repeatedly until Channel Edit is
selected.
Enter the Channel Edit
menu.
Key in the channel number
to be skipped.
Select Skipped.
Select On to skip channel.
Exit menu from screen.
HOW TO RESTORE SKIPPED CHANNELS
• Repeat Steps 1 to 5 as in”Editing of Channels”.
• Key in the channel number to be restored with the
Digit (0 - 9) button.
• Select Skipped with the
button.
• Select Off to restore channel with the
button.
• Exit menu from screen with the
button.
Screen displays may look different
on certain models.
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PICTURE ADJUSTMENTS
The picture menu allows you to make adjustments to the picture.
Step
Press button
Result on screen
Enter main menu.
Enter Picture menu.
Select item.
or
or
Adjust level or select desired
setting.
Exit menu from screen.
Screen displays may look different
on certain models.
Picture menu items
Activities
Brightness
Increase or decrease brightness level.
Colour
Increase or decrease colour level.
Contrast
Increase or decrease contrast level.
Sharpness
Increase or decrease sharpness level to improve detail in
picture.
Digi Colour+
Choose from 3 settings (Normal, Warm or Cool).
Digi Picture++
Select On to reduce “noisy” picture (little dots on
picture) due to weak signal.
Digi Contrast+
Select On to optimise the total contrast for improved
picture quality.
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SOUND ADJUSTMENTS
The sound menu allows you to make adjustments to the sound.
Step
Press button
Result on screen
Enter main menu.
Select Sound menu.
Enter Sound menu.
or
or
Select item.
Adjust level or select
desired setting.
Screen displays may look different
on certain models.
Exit menu from screen.
Sound menu items
Activities
Treble
Switch On or Off high frequency level.
Bass
Switch On or Off low frequency level.
Balance
Increase or decrease to adjust balance level.
AVL (Auto Volume
Leveller)
Select On to enable volume to remain at a pre-deter
mined level should there be a sudden change in volume
during commercial breaks or channel surfing.
Digi Real Audio
Select On to boost the effect of stereo sound.
Digi Bass
Select On to enjoy enhanced bass output.
Tip: In TV mode, you can change the sound to STEREO or MONO by pressing the
button to toggle between the two modes. The mode will be displayed on the
top right of the screen.
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FORMAT ADJUSTMENTS
You can have a choice of two formats for your viewing pleasure, namely : -4:3 mode and the
EXPAND 4:3 mode through the FORMAT menu.
Step
Press button
Result on screen
Enter main menu.
Press button repeatedly
until Features is selected.
Enter the Features menu.
Press button repeatedly
until Format is selected.
Press the button repeatedly
to cycle through the different
formats (4:3 or Expand 4:3)
or and select your desired
format.
Exit menu from screen.
Screen displays may look different
on certain models.
When to use the Screen formats
4:3 format
Select the 4:3 format if you want to display the 4:3 picture using the full surface
of the screen.
Expand 4:3 format
Select the Expand 4:3 format if you want
to expand movie images recorded in the
letterbox format.
. When this format is selected, the black
horizontal bars at the top and bottom
are expanded thus filling up the entire TV
screen.
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DIGISIGNALMETER
The DigiSignalMeter feature allows to view the signal strength level when the On option is
selected.The signal strength level will be indicated at the bottom of the screen whenever you
switch channel.
Step
Result on screen
Press button
Enter main menu.
Press button repeatedly
until Features is selected.
Enter Features menu.
Press button repeatedly
until DigiSignalMeter is
selected.
Press button to select On
option to activate the
DigiSignalMeter mode.
Exit menu from screen.
Screen displays may look different
on certain models.
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EYE-FI
This Eye-Fi feature automatically adjust settings for optimal picture quality
continuously under any signal conditions. To activate the Eye-Fi feature, select the “ON” option
in the Eye-Fi menu.
Step
Result on screen
Press button
Enter main menu.
Press button repeatedly
until Features is selected.
Enter Features menu.
Press button repeatedly
until Eye-Fi is selected.
Press the button to select
On option to activate
Eye-Fi mode.
If Display On option is
selected, the settings of
Brightness, Contrast,
Sharpness, Contrast + and
Noise Reduction will be
displayed on the screen when
the set is switched on or
when you switch to another
channel.
Exit menu from screen.
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Screen displays may look different
on certain models.
SMART PICTURE
Whether you are watching a movie or video game, your TV has automatic video control settings matched to your current program source or content.The Smart Picture feature quickly
resets your TV’s video controls of program for a number of different types of programs and
viewing conditions you may have in your home. Each Smart Picture setting is preset at the factory to automatically adjust the TV’s Brightness, Colour, Picture and Sharpness levels.
Step
Press button
Press button repeatedly to cycle through the 5 settings
namely, Personal, DVD/VCD, Rich, Natural and Soft and
select your desired picture setting.
Exit menu from screen.
Defintion of Picture settings
Personal
: Picture settings are set to your
preference.
DVD/VCD : For optimal picture setting, whenever the
source is connected to DVD/VCD player,
select DVD/VCD setting for AV mode.
Rich : Emphasize very vibrant colours.This
setting is the optimal setting when you
are viewing TV programmes in a brightlylit room.
Natural : Emphasize original colours.
Soft : Emphasize “warm” colours. (Suitable for
dimly-lit room condition and gives
cinema-like effect when light is switched
off).
Screen displays may look different
on certain models.
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SMART SOUND
Whether you are watching a movie or video game, your TV has automatic sound control
settings matched to your current program source or content.The Smart Sound feature quickly
resets your TV’s sound controls of program for a number of different types of programs and
viewing conditions you may have in your home. Each Smart Sound setting is preset at the
factory to automatically adjust the TV’s Treble and Bass levels.
Step
Press button
Press button repeatedly to cycle through the 4 settings
namely, Personal, Theatre, Music and Voice and select
your desired sound setting.
Exit menu from screen.
Definition of Sound settings
Personal : Sound settings are set to your
preference.
Theatre : Emphasize sensation to action. (Bass
and Treble boosted)
Music : Emphasize low tone (Bass boosted).
Voice : Emphasize high tone (treble boosted).
Screen displays may look different
on certain models.
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PERSONAL ZAPPING
A list or series of favourite TV programs can be selected and stored in the 4 coloured buttons
with the Personal Zapping feature. With this feature you can easily viewed up to a total of 10
preferred channels for each coloured button.
Adding Channels to the favourite list
Step
Result on screen
Press button
Select a channel with the
Digit buttons.
Press button to display list.
Choose your favourite colour
button to store selected
channel.
Repeat steps 1 to 3 to add
and store your favourite
channels to the list.
Exit menu from screen.
To view through the favourite list
Press the colour button that
you have selected.
Press button repeatedly to
cycle through your favourite
list and view your favourite
channel.
Deleting channels from the favourite list
Select a colour button and
press button repeatedly to
select the channel you want to
delete.
Press button to display list.
Press button to remove item.
Repeat steps 1 to 3 to delete
more channels from list.
Exit menu from screen.
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SPECIFICATIONS
Product type
21PT5006
25PT5016
29PT5016
29PT5006
29PT5026
Picture
Display screen type
Real Flat picture tube
Diagonal screen size
55 cm
63 cm
72 cm
Visible diagonal screen
size
51 cm
59 cm
68 cm
Aspect ratio
4:3
Picture enhancements
Eye-Fi
Picture noise reduction
Digi Picture++
Sound
Loudspeakers
2 x 5W
2 x 10 W
Sound systems
AV Stereo
Sound features
AVL, Mute, Smart Sound (4 modes)
Convenience
Sleeptimer, Auto Store, Personal Zapping, DigiSignalMeter
Reception
TV system
PAL - Multi AP
TV Systems Off Air/
Cable
NTSC M (3.58-4.5), PAL B/G, PAL D/K,
PAL I, SECAM B/G, SECAM D/K
NTSC M
(4.43-5.5),
NTSC (4.436.5),
NTSC 3.58,
NTSC 4.43
-
Connectivity
Rear
Side / Top
AV1: CVBS In,YPbPr, AV2: S-Video, CVBS In; AV3: Monitor Out;
Antenna In (75 )
CVBS In, Headphone Out
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Headphone Out
CVBS In,
Headphone Out
SPECIFICATIONS
Product type
21PT5006
25PT5016
29PT5016
29PT5006
General
Mains volt/freq.
100-250V / 50-60 Hz
Power consumption
54 W
63 W
73 W
Net weight
21 kg
29 kg
42 kg
23.5 kg
33 kg
47.5 kg
594 x 460 x 486
662 x 527 x 451
740 x 583 x 484
Gross weight
Set dimensions
(W x H x D) mm
Note: Specifications subject to change without notice.
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29PT5026
Specifications are subject to change withoutnotice.
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