Philips recently unveiled its new range of OLED televisions for 2022. Its competitors had already been able to show off their range of televisions during CES 2022, and today it was the turn of TP Vision, responsible for developing and distributing Philips televisions. in Europe.
Popular for its “Ambilight” lighting technology, its new TVs will feature LG’s new “OLED EX” panel, with up to 30% more brightness, Android TV and IMAX Enhanced compatibility. The televisions should land in Europe in the coming months.
New TVs with ‘OLED EX’ and optimized for gaming
The company unveiled two new 4K OLED models within its TV range; the Philips OLED807 and OLED707. The first mentioned will receive the sixth generation of its P5 AI processor for upscaling images thanks to artificial intelligence, in addition to LG’s “OLED EX” panel presented during CES 2022.
Another of the outstanding features of these televisions is their compatibility with IMAX Enhanced, a certificate that certifies that the television offers all kinds of optimizations for the IMAX format. To enjoy content in this format, in addition to 4K UHD Blu-ray discs, there are also streaming platforms such as Disney+ that offer content in IMAX.
As usual in high-end televisions, here we also find several HDR supports, being compatible with Dolby Vision, HLG, HDR10, HDR10 + and HDR10 + Adaptive. In addition, the TV offers Android TV as the operating system, which will be based on Android 11. This will allow users to enjoy Smart TV functions, download endless apps or play content from streaming platforms such than Netflix, HBO Max, Prime Video. , Disney+ and company.
Among the connectors of these televisions, we can verify that they are compatible with the HDMI 2.1 standard, offering all the advantages of gaming via refresh rates of up to 120 Hz, VRR via FreeSync Premium and G-Sync, modes ALLM, and even a panel with quick settings focused on gaming.
Both models will be distributed in 48, 55 and 65 inch versions. However, the Philips OLED807 will also feature an additional size of 77 inches. How could it be otherwise, we will also have ‘Ambilight’ lighting technology and we will also find a 2.1 audio system with up to 70W of power. This is complemented by its support for HDMI eARC and wireless connection with DTS Play-Fi to add a soundbar or external audio system.
Price and availability
Both OLED models will arrive in the first half of 2022 in Europe, however, pricing has yet to be finalized. The firm added that from the second half of the year, it will also present other models in addition to those announced.