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4K Ultra HD HD Type
The display resolution of the this TV is 4K Ultra HD, which is the most commonly found HD type on large TVs that were released in the last 12 months. 4K Ultra HD TVs have a resolution of 3840 x 2160 pixels.
4K Ultra HD TVs have a resolution of 3840 x 2160 pixels.
We compared all the other 4K Ultra HD TVs to this TV and we think the Samsung UE55KU6510 (£899.00) which is cheaper is also worth considering.
Sony Televisions Have Good Reviews
Sony large TVs have good reviews on average and across all TVs Sony is one of the better rated manufacturers.
Only Released Five Months Ago
This television was only released five months ago, so it is likely to use better technology than some of the older televisions.
60 Hz Display Refresh Rate
This television supports a 24 Hz|25 Hz|30 Hz|50 Hz|60 Hz display refresh rate, which is typical of many large TVs that came out in the last 12 months.
Price Has Dropped by £100.00
In the last 42 days the price of the KD-55XD8577 has dropped by £100.00.
The Sony KD-55XD8577 is Smart TV. Most of the other TVs that were released around the same time as the KD-55XD8577 also are Smart TV.
It may also be worth considering one of the other Smart TV televisions currently available including a cheaper television such as the Samsung UE55KU6510 (£899.00) or you might consider a higher Rating television such as the Sony KD-55XD8599 (£805.00), or the Hisense H65M7000 (£1,188.00).
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Has a WiFi Connection
The Sony KD-55XD8577 has a WiFi connection, as do most of the other large TVs that came out in the last 12 months.
It may also be worth also looking at one of the alternative TVs with a WiFi connection currently available including because of it's better review score, the Sony KD-55XD8599 (£805.00), or the Hisense H65M7000 (£1,188.00).
We compared all the other TVs which also have a WiFi connection to this TV and we think the LG 55UW761 is also worth considering.
Four HDMI Ports
The KD-55XD8577 is a four HDMI port television. Most of the other similar spec TVs that have been on the market for around the same time as the KD-55XD8577 have between one and four HDMI ports.
Three USB 2.0 Ports
The Sony KD-55XD8577 is a three USB 2.0 port TV.
2160p Video Mode
This TV supports a 2160p video mode, which is typical of many latest TVs.
The lightest recently released large TV is 1.2kg heavy, the heaviest is 44kg, and the average weight is 21kg. The KD-55XD8577 is one of the lighter comparable spec TVs that came out in the last year (only 15.1 kilograms) amongst large TVs of this age.
Has One Screen Format Adjustment
The number of screen format adjustments found on the Sony KD-55XD8577 is more than most latest comparable spec TVs. The most frequently found screen format adjustment is 16:9, but this screen format adjustment is not found on this Sony TV. The screen format adjustments 14:9|Zoom are also found on this television.
At only 44 millimeters, the Sony KD-55XD8577 has a quite thin thickness compared to most of the other large TVs that have been on the market for the last year. The thinnest thickness of large TVs that are a comparable age to the KD-55XD8577 is 17mm, the thickest is 100mm, and the average thickness is 62mm.
Other TVs with a thicker thickness that you might want to look at include the Sony KD-55XD9305 (£1,569.80) (36mm).
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Not 3D Compatible
The Sony KD-55XD8577 is not 3D compatible. Most of the other latest large TVs are also not 3D compatible.
If you are looking for a TV that is 3D compatible then you might want to consider the Salora 55UHC9202.
Does Not Have a Built-In Camera
The Sony KD-55XD8577 does not have a built-in camera. Most of the other recently released large TVs also do not have a built-in camera.
Does Not Feature OLED Technology
The Sony KD-55XD8577 does not feature OLED technology, although it is worth keeping in mind that most of the other large TVs that are a comparable age to the KD-55XD8577 also do not feature OLED technology.
It is worth considering other TVs which also feature OLED technology including the 55EG9109, the 55EG910 (£1,149.00), or the 55UF8509 all from LG.
Only One RF Port
The KD-55XD8577 is a one RF port television. Most of the other latest TVs have between one and two RF ports.
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