Close
Sony FWL48W705C
Sony FWL-48W705
2 Images
Share on

Loading image...

61

Overall Score

Sony FWL48W705C

£1,053.22
£754.80 £298.42 cheaper than 62 days ago
A good value for money and economical to run 48" Full HD TV
48" Full HD No No Mar 2015
Display Diagonal HD Type 3D OLED Technology Release Date
You are subscribed to price alerts for this product
Unsubscribe
Communications Solutions
Out of stock
Sony FWL-48W705C
£547.82
Go to Store
Just Projectors
Sony FWL-48W705C
£754.80
Go to Store
Transparent
Sony FWL-48W705C
£857.95
Go to Store
AV Experts
Sony FWL-48W705C
£870.91
Go to Store
PC World Business
Sony FWL-48W705C
Sony FWL-48W705C BRAVIA Pro - 48"LED display
£901.18
Go to Store
Una Technology
Sony FWL-48W705C
£913.82
Go to Store
Tekshop247
Sony FWL-48W705C
£925.45
Go to Store
Report an incorrect price | Found it cheaper elsewhere?
7 Prices from 7 Stores | £754.80-£925.45
 Show All Prices - Show Fewer Prices Get Price Alerts
Sorry, no international prices found
Searching for international prices ...

Assumed Exchange Rates

Sony FWL-48W705 Review

Representing excellent value for money and with low running costs, we have ranked the Sony FWL-48W705 number 509 across all TVs.
88
Value for Money
Very Good
46
Features
Average Features
63
Age
2 Years Old
78
Running Costs
£77 Over 5 Years
61
Overall Score
Good

Why Has it Scored 61?

Samsung 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 2017.
This TV has an energy efficiency classification of A++, and its running costs of £77 over 5 years are typical compared to the other 4,375 televisions that we have compared it to. View all energy saving TVs.
It has some good features, but is also missing a few features:
Supports Wi-Fi
Supports Picture-in-Picture
Only Full HD
Does not feature OLED technology

What is This TV Best Used For?

Having compared this Sony TV with other relevant TVs, we have concluded that it is average for watching films, ranking number 577 in TVs for films. It is also mediocre for playing games, ranking number 462 in TVs for gaming as well being mediocre for watching sport, ranking number 810 in TVs for sport.
52
Watching Films
Average
33
Watching Sport
Mediocre
41
Playing Games
Mediocre

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 is a 90% 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

Sony Has Very Good TV Reviews

We checked 3,186 user and expert reviews (including 1,171 verified purchases) for Sony TVs and found that on average Sony has very good ratings compared to other manufacturers. 91% of those that bought a Sony TV would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Value For Money

Marvellous Value for Money

The product has mediocre features and is over 6 months old but at £754.80 it is in the cheapest 45% of TVs.

Price Has Gone Down by £298 (28%)

The price has dropped from £846.24 to £754.80 in the last 62 days. Sign up to price alerts to be notified when the price changes.

Chart Hide Chart View full price history

Features

Average Display Diagonal

The display diagonal of the FWL-48W705 of 48" is pretty average compared to most other TVs. It is in the largest 52% of all televisions when ranked by this feature.

What does "display diagonal" mean? Less Edit

Only Full HD

The display resolution of this TV is Full HD, which is the most frequently found HD type on televisions. Full HD TVs have a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels.

What does "HD type" mean? Less Edit

Does Not Feature OLED Technology

Like most other televisions, the Sony FWL-48W705 does not feature OLED technology. 98% of TVs do not feature OLED technology.

What is OLED technology? Less Edit

Not 3D

The FWL-48W705 is not 3D. 74% of televisions are also not 3D.

What does "3D" mean? Less Edit

Average Thickness

The thickness of the FWL-48W705 of 57mm is pretty typical compared to most other TVs. It is in the thickest 47% of all TVs when ranked by this feature.

What does "thickness" mean? Less Edit

Supports Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi

The FWL-48W705 supports Wi-Fi, as do 59% of televisions.

What is Wi-Fi? Less Chart Hide Chart Edit

Supports Picture-in-Picture

The Sony FWL-48W705 supports Picture-in-Picture. 76% of TVs do not support Picture-in-Picture.

What is Picture-in-Picture? Less Chart Hide Chart Edit

Supports Picture-in-Picture

The Sony FWL-48W705 supports Picture-In-Picture, which is unusual. 95% of TVs do not support Picture-In-Picture.

What is Picture-In-Picture? Less Chart Hide Chart Edit

Does Not Have a Pair of 3D Glasses Included

The Sony FWL-48W705 does not have a pair of 3D glasses included, although keep in mind that 85% of TVs also do not have a pair of 3D glasses included.

What is a pair of 3D glasses included? Less Chart Hide Chart Edit

Supports Miracast

The FWL-48W705 supports Miracast. 87% of televisions do not support Miracast.

What is Miracast? Less Chart Hide Chart Edit

Supports 24p

The FWL-48W705 supports 24p, unlike 84% of televisions which do not support 24p.

What is 24p? Less Chart Hide Chart Edit

Supports Screen Mirroring

The FWL-48W705 supports screen mirroring, unlike 86% of televisions which do not support screen mirroring.

What is screen mirroring? Less Chart Hide Chart Edit

Has a Mounting Kit

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

What is a mounting kit? Less Chart Hide Chart Edit

Features Local Dimming

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

What is local dimming? Less Chart Hide Chart Edit

Has a PC in (D-Sub) Port

The FWL-48W705 has a PC in (D-Sub) port. 74% of TVs do not have a PC in (D-Sub) port.

What is a PC in (D-Sub) port? Less Chart Hide Chart Edit

Supports a YouTube Video App

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

What does "video app" mean? Less Chart Hide Chart Edit

Supports Wi-Fi Direct

The FWL-48W705 supports Wi-Fi Direct. 72% of TVs do not support Wi-Fi Direct.

What is Wi-Fi Direct? Less Chart Hide Chart Edit

Age

Released Over Two Years Ago

Sony released the FWL-48W705 in March 2015.


Running Costs

Running Costs Are OK

The energy efficiency classification of this TV is A++, and based on average energy prices and usage levels we estimate that the 5 year running cost of the FWL-48W705 is £77, which is typical compared to the other 4,375 TVs.

Calculate your own running costs

Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

sony hdpt1148ir10, sony kfwl48w705c, part fwl48w705c, sony fwl48w705c, acer fwl48w705c, sony p239792p, sony 48w705c

Barcodes:

04053162880887, 04548736008236, 05013493258365, 05054629923139, 05712505494356, 07330381684135

Sony FWL48W705C

Just Projectors
PC World Business

Frequently Asked Questions About the Sony FWL-48W705

Popular Comparisons With The Sony FWL-48W705

Feedback