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Sony FWD-47W800P

57" Full HD Passive Jun 2013
Display Diagonal HD Type 3D 3D Type Release Date £224.25 Electricity cost over 5 years
Sony has good TV reviews
3D
Supports Wi-Fi
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Sony Has Good TV Reviews

We checked 2,235 expert and user reviews (including 21 verified purchases) for Sony televisions and found that on average Sony has good reviews compared to other manufacturers. We also found that Sony has good reviews specifically for its large display diagonal TVs. 60% of those that bought a Sony TV would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Other

Released Over Four Years Ago

It was June 2013 when this TV was released.


Energy

Running Costs Are Very High

Based on typical energy prices we estimate that the 5 year running cost of the FWD-47W800P is £225, which makes it one of the least economic to run large display diagonal TVs that have been on the market for more than two years.


Display

Full HD

Full HD

The display resolution of this TV is Full HD, which is typical of many TVs of a similar type and age to it. Full HD TVs have a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels.

Full HD TVs have a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels.

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Fairly Wide Horizontal Viewing Angle

At 178 degrees, the Sony FWD-47W800P has a fairly wide horizontal viewing angle compared to most of the other televisions of a similar age and spec to this TV. The average horizontal viewing angle of large display diagonal TVs that are a comparable age to this television is 180°.

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Does Not Feature OLED Technology

Like most of the other large display diagonal TVs that have been around for a comparable time to this TV, the FWD-47W800P does not feature OLED technology.

We compared this TV to all the other TVs with an OLED technology and we think the Samsung KE55S9, or the LG 55EC930 (£1,334.99) are also worth considering.

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57 Inches Display Diagonal

This is a 57 inches television.

If you want a TV with a larger display diagonal then you might want to look at the Panasonic TX-60AS802 (60" and higher rated).

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Networking

Supports Wi-Fi

supports Wi-Fi

The Sony FWD-47W800P supports Wi-Fi, as do most of the other televisions of a similar spec and age to this television.

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Supports Wi-Fi Direct

The Sony FWD-47W800P supports Wi-Fi Direct, as do most of the other TVs that have been available for a comparable time to this television.

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Has an Ethernet Port

The FWD-47W800P has an ethernet port, as do most of the other similar spec televisions that have been available for more than two years.

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Features

Supports Skype

supports Skype

The Sony FWD-47W800P supports Skype, as do most of the other TVs of a similar age and type to this TV.

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Ports & Interfaces

Has a DVI Port

The Sony FWD-47W800P has a DVI port, unlike most of the other TVs of a similar type and age to this TV which do not have a DVI port.

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Supports High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP)

The FWD-47W800P supports High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP). Most of the other TVs of this spec and age also support High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP).

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Has a Common Interface (CI) Slot

The Sony FWD-47W800P has a common interface (CI) slot. Most of the other large display diagonal TVs that have been on the market for around the same time as this TV also have a common interface (CI) slot.

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Has a PC in (D-Sub) Port

The Sony FWD-47W800P has a PC in (D-Sub) port. Most of the other large display diagonal TVs that are a similar age to this TV do not have a PC in (D-Sub) port.

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Performance

Features Local Dimming

The FWD-47W800P features local dimming, as do most of the other TVs that were released around the same time as this television.

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Has a Game Mode

The Sony FWD-47W800P has a game mode, as do most of the other TVs of a similar age and type to this TV.

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Certificates

Has an Energy Star Certified

The FWD-47W800P has an Energy Star certified. Most of the other TVs of a comparable type and age to this TV also have an Energy Star certified.

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Has a Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) Certified

The Sony FWD-47W800P has a Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) certified. Most of the other large display diagonal TVs that are a comparable age to this TV also have a Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) certified.

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Smart TV

Supports Internet TV

The FWD-47W800P supports internet TV, as do most of the other large display diagonal TVs that have been on the market for a comparable time to this TV.

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Management Features

Has an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)

The FWD-47W800P has an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG), as do most of the other TVs of this spec and age.

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Weight & Dimensions

Average Depth

With a depth of 64 millimeters, the FWD-47W800P has a fairly typical depth compared to most of the other televisions that were released around the same time as this TV.

If you would consider a television with a thicker depth then you might want to look at the NEC MultiSync E554 (£1,218) (63.5mm).

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers sony fwd47w800pt
Barcodes 05013493235946, 05013493235977, 05711045726583

Sony FWD-47W800P Review Sources

To prepare this Sony FWD-47W800P review we compared this TV to 4,717 other models. For each TV that we compared, we collated thousands of pieces of information including technical specs, reviews, and prices. In total we analysed 1,041,409 product attributes, 85,840 TV reviews and 3,937,500 historical TV prices from 204 TV retailers. We then picked out the standout features of this TV compared to the other models as well as any areas where this TV is lacking.

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