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Sony KD-55X8505

alaTest has collected and analyzed 397 reviews of Sony KD-55X8505. The average rating for this product is 4.2/5, compared to an average rating of 4.3/5 for other TVs for all reviews. People really like the design and reliability. The size and usability also get good feedback, but the tuner and sound get critical opinions.

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We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other TVs the Sony KD-55X8505 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 94/100 = Excellent quality.

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Amazon.co.uk review summary for Sony KD-55X8505

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 5 user reviews of Sony KD-55X8505 from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 5.0/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.3/5 for other TVs on Amazon.co.uk. People really like the durability and sound. The reliability and usability are also mentioned favorably. There are some mixed opinions about the design. Some have doubts about the size.

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100% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: KD55X8505BBI 55 LED 4K SONYKD55X8505BBI 55 LED 4K SONY

Jun, 2018

Product Specifications

Audio

Audio Decoders:Dolby Digital
Audio decoding technologies:Dolby Digital Plus / Dolby Digital Plus, Dolby Digital Pulse
Audio system:ClearAudio+
Auto volume leveler: Yes
Built-in speaker(s): Yes
Number of loudspeakers:2
Number of Speakers:2
RMS rated power:20
Sound modes:Game, Movie, Music, Sports, Standard / Movie, Music, Standard / Music, Standard

Certificates

Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) certified: Yes

Design

Colour of product:Black
Peak luminance ratio:78

Display

24p support: Yes
3D: Yes
3D Type:Active / Passive
Aspect Ratio:16:9
Contrast ratio (dynamic):1000000:1
Display diagonal:139.7
Display diagonal (metric):139
Display Resolution:3840 x 2160
Display Technology:LED
HD type:4K Ultra HD
High frequency rate:100
LED backlighting type:Dynamic Edge-LED / Edge-LED
Motion interpolation frequency:200 / 800
Motion interpolation technology:Motionflow XR
Native refresh rate:100
Noise Reduction: Yes
OLED technology: No
Screen format adjustments:14:9, 16:9, Zoom / 14:9, Zoom
Screen shape:Flat
Supported graphics resolutions:3840 x 2160 / 3840 x 2160, 4096 x 2160, 1280 x 720 (HD 720), 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
Supported video modes:1080i, 1080p, 2160p, 480i, 480p, 576i, 576p, 720p / 1080i, 1080p, 480i, 480p, 720p / 480i, 480p, 576i, 576p, 720p, 1080i, 1080p
Viewing angle, horizontal:178 / 89
Viewing angle, vertical:178 / 89

Ergonomics

On/off switch: Yes
VESA mounting: Yes

Management features

Electronic Programme Guide (EPG): Yes
On Screen Display (OSD): Yes
On Screen Display (OSD) languages:BUL, CAT, CRO, CZE, DAN, DEU, DUT, ENG, ESP, EST, FIN, FRE, GRE, HEB, HUN, ITA, KAZ, LAT, LIT, NOR, POL, POR, RUM, RUS, SER, SLK, SLV, SWE, TUR, UKR / BUL, CRO, CZE, DAN, DEU, DUT, ENG, ESP, FIN, FRE, HEB, HUN, ITA, KAZ, LAV, LIT, NOR, POL, POR, RUM, RUS, SER, SLK, SLV, TUR, UKR
On/Off timer: Yes
Picture-and-Picture: Yes
Picture-in-Picture: Yes
Sleep timer: Yes
Smart modes:Animation, Cinema, Custom, Game, Graphics, Photo, Sports, Standard, Vivid / Cinema, Game, Music, Photo, Sports

Networking

Bluetooth: Yes
Browser supported:Opera
Browsing: Yes
Ethernet LAN: Yes
Near Field Communication (NFC): Yes
Wi-Fi: Yes
Wi-Fi Direct: Yes
Wi-Fi ready:Y
WLAN-ready: Yes

Other features

Advanced contrast enhancer: Yes
Apps: Yes
BRAVIA Sync: Yes
HDD recording: Yes
HDMI In:4
i-Manual: Yes
Illumination LED: Yes
On-screen display for external input: Yes
Picture features:4K X-Reality PRO, Face Area Detection (2K only),Super resolution for Game Mode, Triluminos Display
Screen mirroring: Yes
USB playback: Yes

Packaging Content

3D glasses included: Yes
3D glasses quantity:2
Batteries included: Yes
Cables included:AC
Desktop stand: Yes
Handheld remote control: Yes
Manual: Yes
Quick start guide: Yes
Remote control type:RMT-TX100D
Warranty card: Yes

Packaging Data

Package depth:198 / 838
Package height:169 / 829
Package width:1329 / 1330

Performance

24p support: Yes
Ambient light sensor: Yes
Audio formats supported:LPCM, MP3, WMA / MP3, WMA
Deep colour support: Yes
Game mode: Yes
Image formats supported:JPG, MPO
Panorama: Yes
Parental control: Yes
Supported file systems:FAT16, FAT32, NTFS, exFAT
Video formats supported:3GPP, AVCHD, AVI, MKV, MOV, MPEG1, WEBM, WMV / AVI, MKV, MOV, MP4, MPEG4, WEBM, WMV / H.265

Ports & interfaces

Audio (L,R) in:1
Audio (L,R) out:1
CardBus PCMCIA slots quantity:1
Common interface Plus (CI+): Yes
Component video (YPbPr/YCbCr) in:1
Composite Video In:1
Digital Audio Optical Out:1
DVI port: No
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports:1
HDCP: Yes
HDMI ports quantity:4
Headphone outputs:1
MHL version:3.0
Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL): Yes
PC in (D-Sub):No / Yes
RF ports quantity:1
SCART ports quantity:1
USB 2.0 ports quantity:2 / 3

Power

Annual energy consumption:160 / 193
Energy efficiency class:A / B
Power consumption (max):229 / 282
Power Consumption (Standby):0.3 / 0.5
Power consumption (typical):115 / 139

Smart TV

Internet TV: Yes
Lifestyle apps:skype
Operating system installed:Android
Operating System Version:5.0
Screen mirroring: Yes
Smart TV: Yes

Technical Details

Auto Wide mode: Yes
Clear Phase technology: Yes
LED Backlight: Yes
Power save mode: Yes
Subwoofer out: Yes

TV tuner

Auto channel search: Yes
Digital signal format system:DVB-C, DVB-C2, DVB-S, DVB-S2, DVB-T, DVB-T2 / DVB-C, DVB-S, DVB-S2, DVB-T, DVB-T2
Tuner type:Analog & Digital / Digital

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:6 / 6.6
Depth (with stand):2.85 / 22.2 / 28.5
Height :7.41 / 72.2 / 74.1
Height (with stand):7.85 / 75.8 / 75.9
Package depth:19.8 / 83.8
Package height:16.9 / 82.9
Package width:132.9 / 133
Weight:19.9
Weight with stand:21 / 24.1
Width:12.3 / 123.2 / 123.6
Width (with stand):12.3 / 123.2 / 123.6