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Sony KD-55S8005 vs Sony KD-55SD8505

Sony KD-55S8005 vs Sony KD-55SD8505

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Sony KD-55S8005
Sony KD-55SD8505

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Reasons For

2 Reasons For
3D Edit
The Sony KD-55S8005 is a 3D TV, however the Sony KD-55SD8505 is not 3D. Read more

‘3D’ describes whether the TV can display 3D movies and programmes. Requires compatible 3D glasses to properly function.

3D technology has become increasingly popular as the amount of 3D film and TV content has increased dramatically in recent years. All 3D TVs will also display regular 2D content and most will allow you to switch on and off the 3D effect on 3D content. 3D compatible TVs allow you to watch 3D content. For most TVs you will need to wear special glasses to see the 3D effect.

Higher energy efficiency rating
The energy efficiency rating of the Sony KD-55S8005 is "A", but the rating of the Sony KD-55SD8505 is "A".
5 Reasons For
Thinner Edit
Sony KD-55SD8505 is 84mm thick. That's 15mm thinner than the Sony KD-55S8005 (84mm). Read more

The depth of the TV is the thickness of the TV measured from the back of the TV to the front of the TV. Curved TVs will have quite a big depth as this dimension is measured from the back of the centre of the screen to the front of the edges of the screen.

A thinner TV has the advantage of appearing more elegant and will also mean that the TV will not stick out as much when mounted on a wall.

Cheaper by £560
The Sony KD-55SD8505 costs £560 less than the Sony KD-55S8005.
18 shops are selling it
A greater number of sellers increases the chances of the product remaining in stock and also increases the price competition amongst retailers for this TV.
1% cheaper to run
Over five years the Sony KD-55SD8505 only costs £182.51 to run but the Sony KD-55S8005 costs £184.11 to run (1% more). Read more
Energy efficiency rating is better
The Sony KD-55SD8505 has an energy efficiency rating of "A", however the Sony KD-55S8005 has a rating of "A".

Reasons Against

5 Reasons Against
15mm thicker Edit
The Sony KD-55S8005 is a 99mm thick TV, whereas the Sony KD-55SD8505 is an 84mm thick TV (15mm thinner). Read more

The depth of the TV is the thickness of the TV measured from the back of the TV to the front of the TV. Curved TVs will have quite a big depth as this dimension is measured from the back of the centre of the screen to the front of the edges of the screen.

A thinner TV has the advantage of appearing more elegant and will also mean that the TV will not stick out as much when mounted on a wall.

£560 more expensive
The Sony KD-55S8005 is more expensive than the Sony KD-55SD8505 by £560.
Not as many stockists
Only 2 stores sells the Sony KD-55S8005, however 20 shops sell the Sony KD-55SD8505. Read more
Smaller numbers of stores reduces the chances of this TV remaining in stock and also reduces the price competition amongst retailers for the product.
Ten months older
The Sony KD-55S8005 is older than the Sony KD-55SD8505 by ten months.
More expensive to run over five years by 1%
The running costs over five years of the Sony KD-55S8005 are £184.11 which is £1.60 more than the Sony KD-55SD8505. Show assumptions.
1 Reason Against
Not 3D Edit
The Sony KD-55SD8505 is not 3D, however the Sony KD-55S8005 is 3D. Read more

‘3D’ describes whether the TV can display 3D movies and programmes. Requires compatible 3D glasses to properly function.

3D technology has become increasingly popular as the amount of 3D film and TV content has increased dramatically in recent years. All 3D TVs will also display regular 2D content and most will allow you to switch on and off the 3D effect on 3D content. 3D compatible TVs allow you to watch 3D content. For most TVs you will need to wear special glasses to see the 3D effect.

Average User Rating

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Date Released

23 months Ago 14 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 181.07
Electricity cost - standby £ 3.04
Total running cost £ 184.11
Purchase price £ 1,499.00
Total cost of ownership £ 1,683.11
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Electricity cost - switched on £ 179.47
Electricity cost - standby £ 3.04
Total running cost £ 182.51
Purchase price £ 939.00
Total cost of ownership £ 1,121.51
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Energy Efficiency Class

Environmental Impact

0.91T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.91 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
23
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.91T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.91 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
23
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Display

Display Diagonal
55" 55"
HD Type
 4K
 4K
3D
 3D
BEST
 3D
High Frequency Rate
Unknown - Click to provide data 1,000Hz
3D Type
 Active
 Active
LED Backlighting Type
 Edge-LED
 Edge-LED
Screen Shape
 Curved
 Curved
Motion Interpolation Frequency
Unknown - Click to provide data 1,000Hz
Noise Reduction
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Noise reduction
Motion Interpolation Technology
 Motionflow
 Motionflow
Supported Video Mode
 2160p
 1080i
 1080p
 720p
 480i
 480p
 576i
 576p
 2160p
 1080i
 1080p
 720p
 480i
 480p
 576i
 576p
Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Display Refresh Rate Supported
 60 Hz
 50 Hz
 30 Hz
 25 Hz
 24 Hz
 60 Hz
 50 Hz
 30 Hz
 25 Hz
 24 Hz
BEST
Display Technology
 LED
 LED
BEST
Screen Format Adjustments
 16:9
 14:9
 Zoom
 16:9
 14:9
 Zoom
Display Diagonal (metric)
139cm
BEST
138.8cm
Horizontal Viewing Angle
170° 170°
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 3840 x 2160
 3840 x 2160
Viewing Angle, Vertical
178° 178°

Audio

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

Smart TV

Screen Mirroring
 Screen mirroring
 Screen mirroring
Lifestyle Apps
 Samsung Smart View
 Google Apps
 Twitter
 Samsung Smart View
 Google Apps
 Twitter
BEST
Smart TV
 Smart TV
 Smart TV
Video Apps
 YouTube
 NetFlix
 YouTube
 NetFlix
Internet TV
 Internet TV
 Internet TV
News Apps
 BBC
 BBC
Operating System Installed
 Android
 Android

Other Features

HDD Recording
 HDD recording
Unknown - Click to provide data
Speakers
Unknown - Click to provide data 2
I-Manual
 I-Manual
Unknown - Click to provide data
USB Playback
 USB playback
Unknown - Click to provide data
Advanced Contrast Enhancer
 Advanced contrast enhancer
Unknown - Click to provide data
BRAVIA Sync
 BRAVIA Sync
Unknown - Click to provide data
On-Screen Display for External Input
 On-screen display for external input
Unknown - Click to provide data
Illumination LED
 Illumination LED
Unknown - Click to provide data
Apps
 Apps
Unknown - Click to provide data

Design

Colour
 Black
 Black
Peak Luminance Ratio
Unknown - Click to provide data 77%

Power

Power Consumption (typical)
113W 112W
BEST
Power Consumption (standby)
0.5W 0.5W
Energy Efficiency Class
 A
 A
Annual Energy Consumption
157kWh 155kWh
BEST
Power Consumption (max)
Unknown - Click to provide data 175W

Certificates

Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) Certified
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) certified

TV Tuner

Tuner Type
 Analog
 Analog
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

Performance

Network Streaming Service
 Netflix
 YouTube
 Netflix
 YouTube
Parental Controls
 Parental controls
 Parental controls
Video Formats Supported
 H.265
 H.265
Digital Video Recording (DVR)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Digital Video Recording (DVR)
Voice Control
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Voice control
High Dynamic Range Imaging (HDRI)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 High Dynamic Range Imaging (HDRI)
24p
 24p
 24p
Google Application
 YouTube
 Google Play
 Google+
 YouTube
 Google Play
 Google+
Supported File Systems
 FAT16
 FAT32
 NTFS
 FAT
 FAT16
 FAT32
 NTFS
 FAT
Social Network Service
 Twitter
 Facebook
 Twitter
 Facebook

Packaging Content

Desktop Stand Included
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Desktop stand included
Handheld Remote Control
 Handheld remote control
 Handheld remote control
Batteries Included
 Batteries included
 Batteries included
Remote Control Type
Unknown - Click to provide data RMF-TX200E
Cables Included
 AC
 AC
Manual
 Manual
 Manual
Quick Installation Guide
 Quick installation guide
Unknown - Click to provide data

Ergonomics

VESA Mounting
 VESA mounting
 VESA mounting

Networking

Wi-Fi
 Wi-Fi
 Wi-Fi
Bluetooth
 Bluetooth
 Bluetooth
Ethernet Port
 Ethernet port
 Ethernet port
Wi-Fi Direct
 Wi-Fi Direct
 Wi-Fi Direct
Near Field Communication (NFC)
 Near Field Communication (NFC)
Unknown - Click to provide data
Browsing
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Browsing

Management Features

Smart Modes
 Vivid
 Cinema
 Game
 Standard
 Sports
 Animation
 Custom
 Graphics
 Photo
 Vivid
 Cinema
 Game
 Standard
 Sports
 Animation
 Custom
 Graphics
 Photo
Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)
 Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)
 Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)
On Screen Display (OSD)
 On Screen Display (OSD)
 On Screen Display (OSD)
Picture-in-Picture
 Picture-in-Picture
Unknown - Click to provide data
On/Off Timer
 On/Off timer
 On/Off timer
On Screen Display (OSD) Languages
 DAN
 DUT
 GRE
 EST
 SCR
 BUL
 HEB
 SER
 CZE
 LAV
 THA
 ENG
 FIN
 FRE
 DEU
 LIT
 ITA
 POL
 POR
 SLK
 ESP
 TUR
 HUN
 RUM
 SRP
 KAZ
 CRO
 PER
 CAT
 LAT
 SLV
 UKR
 NOR
 RUS
 SWE
 MAC
 BOS
 DAN
 DUT
 GRE
 EST
 SCR
 BUL
 HEB
 SER
 CZE
 LAV
 THA
 ENG
 FIN
 FRE
 DEU
 LIT
 ITA
 POL
 POR
 SLK
 ESP
 TUR
 HUN
 RUM
 SRP
 KAZ
 CRO
 PER
 CAT
 LAT
 SLV
 UKR
 NOR
 RUS
 SWE
 MAC
 BOS
Number of OSD Languages
Unknown - Click to provide data 30

Weight & Dimensions

Depth
99mm 84mm
BEST
Weight
22.9kg 21.4kg
BEST
Weight With Stand
24.4kg
BEST
24.7kg
Depth (with Stand)
286mm 262mm
BEST
Height (with Stand)
767mm
BEST
772mm
Width (with Stand)
1,234mm
BEST
1,238mm
Height
719mm 718mm
Width
1,234mm 1,238mm
Package Height
869mm
BEST
873mm
Package Depth
218mm 211mm
BEST
Package Width
1,351mm
BEST
1,561mm

Ports & Interfaces

Headphone Outputs
1 1
DVI Port
 DVI port
 DVI port
High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP)
PC in (D-Sub) Port
 PC in (D-Sub) port
Unknown - Click to provide data
Common Interface Plus (CI+)
 Common interface Plus (CI+)
 Common interface Plus (CI+)
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Port
1 1
RF Port
1 1
SCART Port
1 1
Composite Video in
2
BEST
1
Component Video (YPbPr/YCbCr) in
1 1
USB 2.0 Port
3 3
HDMI Port
4 4
Consumer Electronics Control (CEC)
 BRAVIA Sync
 BRAVIA Sync
VGA (D-Sub) Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
CardBus PCMCIA Slot
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL)
 Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL)
Unknown - Click to provide data
MHL Version
 3.0
BEST
 3.0
Audio (L,R) Out
Unknown - Click to provide data 1

Special Features

X-Reality PRO
Unknown - Click to provide data
 X-Reality PRO
Triluminos Display
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Triluminos Display
Motionflow XR
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Motionflow XR
4K X-Reality Pro
Unknown - Click to provide data
 4K X-Reality Pro

Technical Details

Power Save Mode
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Power save mode
Clear Phase Technology
 Clear Phase technology
Unknown - Click to provide data
Auto Wide Mode
 Auto Wide mode
Unknown - Click to provide data
Languages Support
 Multi
 Multi
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