Sony KD-55XD8005 vs Sony KD-55XD8577 vs Sony KD-55XD8599

Sony KD-55XD8005
Sony KD-55XD8577
Sony KD-55XD8599

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Reasons For

4 Reasons For
11% lower annual energy consumption Edit
The Sony KD-55XD8005 is a 129kWh annual energy consumption TV. That's 14kWh lower than the Sony KD-55XD8599 (143kWh). Read more

The annual energy consumption is the total amount of energy that the TV will use over the course of a whole year, given typical usage levels.

A lower annual energy consumption means that it will cost less each year for you to run your TV.

Lighter Edit
The Sony KD-55XD8005 is a 14.7kg heavy TV. That's 400g lighter than the Sony KD-55XD8599 (15.1kg). Read more

The weight is the total weight of the TV excluding all packaging.

A lighter weight TV will be easier to move around and to mount on a wall. Some of the larger, very heavy TVs may require lightweight partition walls to be reinforced before the TV could be mounted.

£77 cheaper
The Sony KD-55XD8005 costs £76.99 less than the Sony KD-55XD8577 and costs £80.99 less than the Sony KD-55XD8599.
10% cheaper to run
The Sony KD-55XD8005 only costs £152.06 to run over five years but the Sony KD-55XD8599 costs £168.09 to run (11% more). Read more
1 Reason For
Available from 7 shops
A greater number of retailers increases the price competition amongst retailers for this TV and also increases the chances of the product remaining in stock.
2 Reasons For
Vastly faster motion interpolation frequency Edit
The Sony KD-55XD8599 has a motion interpolation frequency of 1,000Hz, however the Sony KD-55XD8005 is only a 400Hz motion interpolation frequency TV (600Hz slower). Read more

The motion interpolation frequency is the frame rate which the TV is able to artificially create by inserting additional frames into the picture between the frames included in the original video source. Motion interpolation technology can sometimes create some unwanted side effects such glitches when the technology suddenly activates during an action scene. Most modern TVs will have an option to switch off the motion interpolation if it is not desired.

A faster motion interpolation frequency will result in smoother action scenes, less motion blur and a more life like image.

Energy efficiency rating is superior
The Sony KD-55XD8599 has an energy efficiency rating of "A+", whereas the Sony KD-55XD8005 has a rating of "A".

Reasons Against

3 Reasons Against
600Hz slower motion interpolation frequency Edit
The Sony KD-55XD8005 is a 400Hz motion interpolation frequency TV. That's 600Hz slower than the Sony KD-55XD8599 (1,000Hz). Read more

The motion interpolation frequency is the frame rate which the TV is able to artificially create by inserting additional frames into the picture between the frames included in the original video source. Motion interpolation technology can sometimes create some unwanted side effects such glitches when the technology suddenly activates during an action scene. Most modern TVs will have an option to switch off the motion interpolation if it is not desired.

A faster motion interpolation frequency will result in smoother action scenes, less motion blur and a more life like image.

Less retailers
Only 22 retailers sells the Sony KD-55XD8005, whereas 29 retailers sell the Sony KD-55XD8577 and 27 shops sell the Sony KD-55XD8599. Read more
Smaller numbers of stores reduces the price competition amongst retailers for this TV and also reduces the chances of the product remaining in stock.
Energy efficiency rating is lower
The Sony KD-55XD8005 has an energy efficiency rating of "A", however the Sony KD-55XD8599 has a rating of "A+".
2 Reasons Against
£77 more expensive
The Sony KD-55XD8577 is more expensive than the Sony KD-55XD8005 by £76.99.
Two months older
The Sony KD-55XD8577 is older than the Sony KD-55XD8005 by two months.
6 Reasons Against
14kWh higher annual energy consumption Edit
The Sony KD-55XD8599 has an annual energy consumption of 143kWh, whereas the Sony KD-55XD8005 is a 129kWh annual energy consumption TV (14kWh lower). Read more

The annual energy consumption is the total amount of energy that the TV will use over the course of a whole year, given typical usage levels.

A lower annual energy consumption means that it will cost less each year for you to run your TV.

400g heavier Edit
Sony KD-55XD8599 is 15.1kg heavy, but the Sony KD-55XD8005 is a 14.7kg heavy TV (400g lighter). Read more

The weight is the total weight of the TV excluding all packaging.

A lighter weight TV will be easier to move around and to mount on a wall. Some of the larger, very heavy TVs may require lightweight partition walls to be reinforced before the TV could be mounted.

More expensive by £81
The Sony KD-55XD8599 is £80.99 more expensive than the Sony KD-55XD8005 and £4 more expensive than the Sony KD-55XD8577.
Fewer sellers
The Sony KD-55XD8599 is only stocked by 27 stores, but the Sony KD-55XD8577 is stocked by 29 retailers. Read more
The fewer the number of shops that stock the product, the lower the competition amongst shops to keep prices low.
Older by three months
The Sony KD-55XD8599 is three months older than the Sony KD-55XD8005 and one month older than the Sony KD-55XD8577.
Higher running costs over five years by £16.03
Over five years the Sony KD-55XD8599 costs £168.09 to run which is £16.03 more to run than the Sony KD-55XD8005. Show assumptions.

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Date Released

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Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 149.02
Electricity cost - standby £ 3.04
Total running cost £ 152.06
Purchase price £ 798.00
Total cost of ownership £ 950.06
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Electricity cost - switched on £ -
Electricity cost - standby £ -
Total running cost £ -
Electricity cost - switched on £ 165.05
Electricity cost - standby £ 3.04
Total running cost £ 168.09
Purchase price £ 878.99
Total cost of ownership £ 1,047.08
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Energy Efficiency Class

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Environmental Impact

0.75T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.75 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
19
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
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0.83T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.83 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
21
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Display

Screen Size
55" Unknown - Click to provide data 55"
HD Type
 4K Ultra HD
BEST
 4K Ultra HD
 4K Ultra HD
BEST
Refresh Rate
Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data 100Hz
LED Backlighting
 Edge-LED
 Edge-LED
 Edge-LED
Screen Shape
 Flat
 Flat
 Flat
Motion Interpolation Frequency
400Hz Unknown - Click to provide data 1,000Hz
Motion Interpolation Technology
 Motionflow
 Motionflow
 Motionflow
Video Mode
 2160p
BEST
 2160p
 2160p
BEST
Display Refresh Rate
 60 Hz
 50 Hz
 30 Hz
 25 Hz
 24 Hz
 60 Hz
 50 Hz
 30 Hz
 25 Hz
 24 Hz
 60 Hz
 50 Hz
 30 Hz
 25 Hz
 24 Hz
BEST
Display Technology
 LED
BEST
 LED
 LED
BEST
Screen Format Adjustment
 16:9
 14:9
 Zoom
 16:9
 14:9
 Zoom
 16:9
 14:9
 Zoom
Display Diagonal
139cm Unknown - Click to provide data 139cm
Horizontal Viewing Angle
178° Unknown - Click to provide data 178°
Graphics Resolution
 3840 x 2160
BEST
 3840 x 2160
 3840 x 2160
BEST
Vertical Viewing Angle
178° Unknown - Click to provide data 178°

TV Tuner

Digital Signal Format System
 DVB
 DVB-S
 DVB-S2
 DVB-T
 DVB-T2
 DVB-C
 DVB
 DVB-S
 DVB-S2
 DVB-T
 DVB-T2
 DVB-C
 DVB
 DVB-S
 DVB-S2
 DVB-T
 DVB-T2
 DVB-C
Tuner
 Digital
 Digital
 Digital

Smart TV

Smart TV Features
 Smart TV features
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Smart TV features
Operating System
 Android
 Android
 Android
Screen Mirroring
 Screen mirroring
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Screen mirroring

Audio

Audio System
Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data S-Master
RMS Rated Power
20W Unknown - Click to provide data 20W
Loudspeaker
2 Unknown - Click to provide data 2
Built-In Speaker
 Built-in speaker
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Built-in speaker
Sound Mode
 Standard
 Music
 Movie
 Sports
 Custom
 Game
 Standard
 Music
 Movie
 Sports
 Custom
 Game
 Standard
 Music
 Movie
 Sports
 Custom
 Game
Audio Decoder
 Dolby Digital
 Dolby Digital
 Dolby Digital
Audio Decoding Technology
 Dolby Pulse
 Dolby Digital Pulse
 Dolby Digital Plus
 Dolby Pulse
 Dolby Digital Pulse
 Dolby Digital Plus
 Dolby Pulse
 Dolby Digital Pulse
 Dolby Digital Plus

Ports & Interfaces

Headphone Output Port
Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Common Interface Plus
 Common interface plus
Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
Ethernet LAN Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data 1
RF Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data 1
SCART Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
Digital Audio Optical Out Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
Composite Video in Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Component Video in Port
Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data 1
USB 2.0 Port
3 Unknown - Click to provide data 3
HDCP Security Feature
 HDCP security feature
Unknown - Click to provide data
 HDCP security feature
HDMI Port
4 Unknown - Click to provide data 4

Networking

WiFi Connection
 WiFi connection
Unknown - Click to provide data
 WiFi connection
Bluetooth Connection
 Bluetooth connection
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Bluetooth connection
Ethernet LAN Connection
 Ethernet LAN connection
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Ethernet LAN connection
WiFi Direct Connection
 WiFi direct connection
Unknown - Click to provide data
 WiFi direct connection
Near Field Communication
Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
 Near field communication
Network Browsing
 Network browsing
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Network browsing

Management Features

On/off Timer
 On/off timer
Unknown - Click to provide data
 On/off timer
Smart Mode
 Custom
 Graphics
 Vivid
 Cinema
 Game
 Standard
 Sports
 Animation
 Photo
 Custom
 Graphics
 Vivid
 Cinema
 Game
 Standard
 Sports
 Animation
 Photo
 Custom
 Graphics
 Vivid
 Cinema
 Game
 Standard
 Sports
 Animation
 Photo
On Screen Display
 On screen display
Unknown - Click to provide data
 On screen display
Electronic Programme Guide
 Electronic programme guide
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Electronic programme guide
On Screen Display Language
 DAN
 DUT
 GRE
 EST
 SLV
 BUL
 HEB
 CZE
 NOR
 RUS
 ENG
 FIN
 FRE
 DEU
 LIT
 ITA
 POL
 POR
 SLK
 ESP
 SWE
 HUN
 RUM
 SRP
 KAZ
 CAT
 LAT
 LAV
 UKR
 TUR
 DAN
 DUT
 GRE
 EST
 SLV
 BUL
 HEB
 CZE
 NOR
 RUS
 ENG
 FIN
 FRE
 DEU
 LIT
 ITA
 POL
 POR
 SLK
 ESP
 SWE
 HUN
 RUM
 SRP
 KAZ
 CAT
 LAT
 LAV
 UKR
 TUR
 DAN
 DUT
 GRE
 EST
 SLV
 BUL
 HEB
 CZE
 NOR
 RUS
 ENG
 FIN
 FRE
 DEU
 LIT
 ITA
 POL
 POR
 SLK
 ESP
 SWE
 HUN
 RUM
 SRP
 KAZ
 CAT
 LAT
 LAV
 UKR
 TUR

Performance

Video Format
 H.265
 H.265
 H.265
Parental Controls
 Parental controls
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Parental controls
24p Playback
 24p playback
Unknown - Click to provide data
 24p playback
Picture Processing Technology
 Sony TRILUMINOS Display
 Sony TRILUMINOS Display
 Sony TRILUMINOS Display
USB Recording
 USB recording
Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
High Dynamic Range Imaging (HDRI)
 High dynamic range imaging (HDRI)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 High dynamic range imaging (HDRI)

Design

Colour
 Silver
 Silver
 Silver
Peak Luminance Ratio
76% Unknown - Click to provide data 74%

Ergonomics

VESA Mounting
 VESA mounting
Unknown - Click to provide data
 VESA mounting

Power

Typical Power Consumption
93W
BEST
Unknown - Click to provide data 103W
Standby Power Consumption
0.5W Unknown - Click to provide data 0.5W
Energy Efficiency Class
 A+
 A+
 A+
BEST
Annual Energy Consumption
129kWh
BEST
Unknown - Click to provide data 143kWh
Maximum Power Consumption
Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data 157W

Weight & Dimensions

Thickness
44mm Unknown - Click to provide data 44mm
Weight
14.7kg
BEST
Unknown - Click to provide data 15.1kg
Weight (with Stand)
18kg
BEST
Unknown - Click to provide data 18.6kg
Depth (with Stand)
262mm
BEST
Unknown - Click to provide data 263mm
Height (with Stand)
769mm
BEST
Unknown - Click to provide data 770mm
Width (with Stand)
1,231mm Unknown - Click to provide data 1,231mm
Height
717mm Unknown - Click to provide data 717mm
Width
1,231mm Unknown - Click to provide data 1,231mm
Packaging Height
825mm Unknown - Click to provide data 825mm
Packaging Width
1,552mm Unknown - Click to provide data 1,552mm

Packaging Content

Desktop Stand
 Desktop stand
Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
Battery Included
 Battery included
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Battery included
Handheld Remote Control
 Handheld remote control
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Handheld remote control
Cable Included
 AC
 AC
 AC
Quick Start Guide
 Quick start guide
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Quick start guide
Manual
 Manual
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Manual

Technical Details

Light Sensor
Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data 1
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