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Sony FWL48W705C

£547.82
Sony FWL-48W705
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A good value for money and very economical to run 48" Full HD TV, good for playing games
48" Full HD No 57mm Mar 2015 A++
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£547.82
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Sony FWL-48W705C BRAVIA Pro - 48"LED display
£560.38
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£595.25
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Sony KDL48W705C 200 Hz TV
£599.60
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£614.64
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£831.62
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16.9% APR for 12 Months
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16.9% APR for 24 Months
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Sony FWL-48W705 Review

With low running costs and representing very good value for money, we have ranked the Sony FWL-48W705 number 995 across all TVs.
76
Value for Money
Very Good
73
Features
Good Features
75
Age
2 Years Old
88
Running Costs
£62 Over 5 Years
76
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 76?

Hisense TVs have excellent reviews in general.
It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better TVs are available. View the latest TVs 2018.
This TV has an energy efficiency classification of A++, and its running costs of £62 over 5 years are typical compared to the other 4,306 televisions that we have compared it to. View all energy saving TVs.
It has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Supports Wi-Fi
Has a mounting kit
Full HD picture quality for corporate, education and digital signage applications
Time wasted waiting for repairs and no lost revenues
Great looking images from any input source
Energy-efficient LED backlight
Built-in html5 for dynamic box-free signage
Quick set-up with hotel mode
Versatile remote control options
Control with your smartphone
Integrated IPTV system
Add the interactive power of touch
Easy, flexible integration
Industry-leading peace of mind
Only Full HD
Does not feature OLED/QLED technology

What is This TV Best Used For?

Having compared this Sony TV with other relevant TVs, we have concluded that it is very good for playing games, ranking number 333 in TVs for gaming. It is also very good for watching films, ranking number 570 in TVs for film as well being good for watching sport, ranking number 568 in TVs for sport.
71
Watching Films
Very Good
68
Watching Sport
Good
72
Playing Games
Very Good

Should You Buy it Now?

Our unique forecasting algorithm looks at historic price trends and predicts the most likely price change over the next 2 weeks. There was a cheaper price of £517.61 at Tekshop247 5 days ago. We predict that the price will go down again.
There is a 89% chance that the price will go down. However the future is never certain and there remains a chance that the price will actually go up. Get Price Alerts.

Sony FWL-48W705 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Sony TVs Have Very Good Reviews

We checked 3,350 expert and owner reviews (including 1,813 verified purchases) for Sony TVs and found that on average Sony has very good ratings. 95% of those that bought a Sony TV would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Value For Money

Poor Value for Money

The product has mediocre features, is over 6 months old and at £547.82 it is in the most expensive 50% of televisions.

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Running Costs

OK Running Costs

This television is rated A++ for energy efficiency. The FWL-48W705 has an average running cost of £62 over 5 years based on average usage levels and energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 4,306 TVs.

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Age

Released Over Two Years Ago

Sony released the FWL-48W705 in March 2015.

Features

Only Full HD

The display resolution of this television is Full HD, which is typical of many TVs. Full HD TVs have a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels.

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Average Display Diagonal

The display diagonal of the FWL-48W705 of 48" is fairly typical compared to most other TVs. It is in the largest 54% of all TVs when ranked by this feature.

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Does Not Feature OLED/QLED Technology

The FWL-48W705 does not feature OLED/QLED technology, although keep in mind that 98% of TVs also do not feature OLED/QLED technology.

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Not 3D

The FWL-48W705 is not 3D. 75% of TVs are also not 3D.

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Average Thickness

The thickness of the Sony FWL-48W705 of 57mm is relatively standard compared to most other TVs. It is thicker than 55% of all TVs when sorted by this feature.

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Supports Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi

The Sony FWL-48W705 supports Wi-Fi. 61% of TVs also support Wi-Fi.

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Slower Than Average Response Time

Across all the TVs the response times range from 0.1ms to 50ms, and the average response time is 6.9ms. The response time of the Sony FWL-48W705 of 8ms is slower than average when compared to most other TVs. It is in the slowest 35% of all TVs when ranked by this feature.

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Has a Mounting Kit

The FWL-48W705 has a mounting kit. 91% of TVs do not have a mounting kit.

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Supports Picture-in-Picture

The FWL-48W705 supports Picture-In-Picture, unlike 94% of TVs which do not support Picture-In-Picture.

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Supports 24p

The FWL-48W705 supports 24p. 85% of TVs do not support 24p.

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Supports a YouTube Video App

The number of video apps supported by the Sony FWL-48W705 is more than most televisions. The most commonly supported video app is Netflix, but this video app is not supported by this TV. The video apps YouTube are also supported by this Sony TV.

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Supports Wi-Fi Direct

The FWL-48W705 supports Wi-Fi Direct, which is unusual. 73% of TVs do not support Wi-Fi Direct.

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Features Local Dimming

The FWL-48W705 features local dimming, unlike 76% of TVs which do not feature local dimming.

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Has a PC in (D-Sub) Port

The Sony FWL-48W705 has a PC in (D-Sub) port. 70% of TVs do not have a PC in (D-Sub) port.

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Supports Screen Mirroring

The FWL-48W705 supports screen mirroring. 84% of TVs do not support screen mirroring.

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Higher Than Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The contrast ratio (typical) of the Sony FWL-48W705 of 5,000 is higher than 92% of all TVs when sorted by this feature. The contrast ratios (typical) of TVs range from 300 to 5,000,000, and the average contrast ratio (typical) is 38,000.

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Supports Miracast

The FWL-48W705 supports Miracast, unlike 86% of TVs which do not support Miracast.

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Supports Picture-in-Picture

The Sony FWL-48W705 supports Picture-in-Picture, unlike 79% of TVs which do not support Picture-in-Picture.

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Does Not Have a Pair of 3D Glasses Included

The FWL-48W705 does not have a pair of 3D glasses included. 86% of TVs also do not have a pair of 3D glasses included.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

fwl48w705c kdl48w705c, sony hdpt1148ir10, sony kfwl48w705c, sony kdl48w705c, sony fwl48w705c, sony p239792p

Barcodes:

04053162880887, 04548736008236, 05013493258365, 05054629923139, 05712505494356, 07330381684135

Sony FWL48W705C

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