- The vast majority of 2015 Philips Smart TVs are powered by Android 5.0, Lollipop
- TP Vision’s second generation Philips Smart TVs now powered by AndroidTVTM serve as central digital hub for TV entertainment, gaming and Smart Home
- Most Philips TVs powered by AndroidTM are connected to the internet
- Philips TVs designed withEuropean finesse and craftsmanship
Amsterdam, March17th, 2015–TP Vision places Philips Smart TVs at the heart of modern living rooms by embracing the latest version of Android 5.0, Lollipopand integrating it intomore than two thirds of its2015 Philips TV models. Thisfurther strengthensTP Vision’s position as a prime mover in the Android eco-system.
Second generation of Android
The second generation of Philips TVs powered by Android TVoffer an advanced Smart TV experience with broadcast and on-demand TV servicesplus a wide selection of online apps dedicated to TV usage. Powered byhigh-performance multi-core chipsets, Philips Smart TVs are ideal for gamers. They can play both cloud-hosted and downloaded games without the need to connect a costly gaming console to the TV. Unique Ambilight with Gaming Mode makes the gaming experience more immersive.
Smart Home dashboard
Philips TVs powered by Android TVconnect to other smart devices in the houseeasily andplay an important role in the ‘Internet of Things’ (IoT).Given that about 90 per cent of all Philips Smart TVs powered by Android TVare connected to the internet, they are ideally suitedto be used as thecentral dashboard in the Smart Home.The Android ecosystem provides a large pool of home automation applications, smart appliances and home security solutions, which can be managed and controlled with ease via the largest screen in the house.
Ease of use
TP Vision’s design team attached supreme importance to the usability of these new Android TV powered TVs with their rich choice of services, applications and content.Therefore, they developed an improved, clutter-free graphical user interface featuring newPhilips Shelf. This offers quick, personalised access to most used apps and recommendations based on personal preferences.In addition, a remote control with voice controlintegrated keyboard for easy text input and a swipe pad for fast navigation facilitateseasy handling.Together with voice- control powered by Android TV, this is a true break-through in simple, effective design.
Philips TVssitbeautifully in modern homes
Four out of five TV owners place their TVs in the living room and our designers produce designs that complement stylishinteriors.Philips TVs subtly radiateEuropean finesse and craftsmanship with their extremely small bezels and refined stands and feet – all made of qualitymaterials.
It’s not just about looks: our designs allow our unique Ambilight technology to perform at its best. Thanks to the extremely tight bezels, the on-screen content seamlessly continues on the wall behind the Philips Ambilight TV and makes both the TV and gaming experience more immersive. Ambilight’s Lounge Mode also offers interior designers newpossibilities as they canuse it to integrate Philips TVs into a sophisticated lighting concept.