Take your viewing into an exciting new era. 4K images contain over 8 million individual pixels - that's four times more detail than Full HD. Immerse yourself in 4K movies and dramas from a huge...
4K and 8K TVs built by Sony have good reviews on average compared to other brands. We also checked the reviews for all TVs (not just 4K and 8K TVs) and found that Sony also has good reviews across its entire range.
Has a Wi-Fi
The KD-49X8308 has a wi-Fi. Most of the other televisions of a comparable age and spec to the KD-49X8308 also have a wi-Fi.
Supports Smart TV
The Sony KD-49X8308 supports smart TV, as do most of the other comparable spec TVs that are a similar age to the KD-49X8308.
We think you might also be interested in some of the alternative TVs which support smart TV currently available including because of it's better review score, the Samsung UN60JU7100[plb_3185182_price].
LED Display Technology
The display technology of this TV is LED, which is typical of many 4K and 8K TVs that were released around the same time as it.
2160p Supported Video Modes
This TV supports a 480i|480p|576p|720p|1080i|1080p|2160p supported video modes, which is typical of many televisions of a comparable age and type to it.
Two Composite Video Ins
The Sony KD-49X8308 has more composite video ins than most of the 4K and 8K TVs that were released around the same time as the KD-49X8308. Most of the TVs of a similar type and age to the KD-49X8308 only have one composite video in, however this TV has two composite video ins.
+5 More reasons for
Three USB 2.0 Ports Quantitys
The Sony KD-49X8308 is a three USB 2.0 ports quantity TV. Most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that have been on the market for more than a year have between one and three USB 2.0 ports quantitys.
Four HDMI Ports Quantitys
The KD-49X8308 is a four HDMI ports quantity television.
3 MHL Version
The KD-49X8308 supports a 3 MHL version which is newer than most televisions that came out more than a year ago. Most comparable spec TVs that were released one year ago support a 1.3 MHL version.
A 3 MHL version is in fact the best supported MHL version amongst all comparable spec TVs that have been on the market for around the same time as the KD-49X8308.
Amongst similar types of TV the worst supported MHL version is 1.3.
Has Three Sound Modess
The number of sound modes found on the KD-49X8308 is more than most TVs that came out more than a year ago. This television has a Music sound modes, which is the most commonly found sound modes found on 4K and 8K TVs that are a comparable age to the KD-49X8308. The sound modess "Movie" and "Standard" are also found on this Sony TV.
4 Reasons Against
The KD-49X8308 is not 3D, although keep in mind that most of the other televisions of a comparable type and age to the KD-49X8308 are also not 3D.
Does Not Have a Built-In Camera
The KD-49X8308 does not have a built-in camera. Most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that were launched around the same time as the KD-49X8308 also do not have a built-in camera.
Alternative TVs which also have a built-in camera that you might also want to look at include the Samsung UN65JS9500[plb_2756557_price], or the LG 105UC9[plb_2828825_price].
Does Not Feature OLED Technology
The KD-49X8308 does not feature OLED technology, although this is within the context that most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that were launched more than a year ago also do not feature OLED technology.
Other televisions which also feature OLED technology that you might also want to look at include the 55EG9609[pl_2899573_price], or the 65EG9609[pl_2938944_price] both from LG which also has a higher rating.
Only Supports One Video Formats Supported
The Sony KD-49X8308 has a greater number of video formats than most televisions of this age and spec. The most commonly supported video formats supported is AVI, but this video formats supported is not supported by this TV. The video formats supporteds H.265 are also supported by this Sony TV.
+1 More reason against
4 Other reasons to consider the Sony KD-49X8308
4K Ultra HD HD Type
The display resolution of this TV is 4K Ultra HD, which is typical of many 4K and 8K TVs that were launched around the same time as it. 4K Ultra HD TVs have a resolution of 3840 x 2160 pixels.
4K Ultra HD TVs have a resolution of 3840 x 2160 pixels.
Running Costs Are Average
This Sony TV is rated A for energy efficiency, and the average 5 year running cost of the KD-49X8308 is £138 based on typical energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 474 televisions of a comparable age and spec.
Released Over a Year Ago
This Sony TV has been on the market for over a year.
+2 Other reasons
At 60 millimeters, the KD-49X8308 has a fairly standard depth compared to most of the other TVs that have been around for around the same time as the KD-49X8308.
We think you might also be interested in some of the alternative 60mm thick TVs currently available including the KD-49X8305[pl_2796114_price], or the KD-55X8507[pl_2796460_price] both from Sony which has better reviews.
If you are not bothered about having a thicker depth then you might want to look at the Sony KD-49X8309[plb_2805016_price] (60mm).
Sony KD-49X8308C dost?pny w Media Expert to telewizor Ultra HD z tegorocznej serii oferuj?cej system Android. Jego odpowiednikiem w innych sklepach jest Sony KD-49X8309C (Euro), Ten kosztuje oko?o... Read more…
@ £0.139 per kwh - Edit electricity price and usage
kwh per hour
kwh per hour left on standby
Electricity price £per kilowatt hour
Annual electricity price inflation %
Hide electricity usage and price
Water cost when switched on
@ £0.003474 per litre - Edit water usage and price
litres per hour
Water price £per litre
Annual water price inflation %
Hide water usage and price
Submit Energy Consumption Figures
Total running cost over 5 years
Running costs for this TV have been estimated based on other similar TVs. If you know how much electricity and water the Sony KD-49X8308uses then please let us know by entering those figures in the boxes above.
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.68 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant 18 tree seedlings and grow them for 10 years.
Previous and future annual running costs of the Sony KD-49X8308 assuming future electricity price inflation of 0.0600% per year. Edit inflation assumptions