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Sony KD49XD8005B
Sony KD-49XD8005
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Sony KD49XD8005B

£799.00
49" 4K Ultra HD 50Hz Edge-LED Jun 2016
A
Display Diagonal HD Type High Frequency Rate LED Backlighting Type Release Date £131.23 Electricity cost over 5 years
Expert reviews are average
Kein 3D
16% price increase
6 Reviews
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Reviews

Expert Reviews Are Average

Five experts from sites including Trusted Reviews, benchmark.pl, pc-magazin.de and audiovision.de have rated this television on average 79%.

Sony TVs Have Good Reviews

We checked 1,413 owner and expert reviews (including 161 verified purchases) for Sony televisions and found that on average Sony has good ratings compared to other brands. We also found that Sony has good ratings specifically within its 4K and 8K TVs range. 88% of those that bought a Sony television would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Price

Reasonably Priced

One owner who reviewed the product concluded that it was good value for money. Expert review site Trustedreviews.com gave it a rating of 70 out of 100 and wrote “What is the HP Pavilion x360 15-bk062sa? This is a low-cost, entry-level laptop aimed at first-time buyers or students, just like with the HP Pavilion 15-au072sa”.

Price Has Gone Up by £123.78 (15%)

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Performance

Features High Dynamic Range Imaging (HDRI)

The KD-49XD8005 features high Dynamic Range Imaging (HDRI). Most of the other televisions that have been on the market for a comparable time to this TV also feature high Dynamic Range Imaging (HDRI).

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Supports 24p Support

The KD-49XD8005 supports 24p support, as do most of the other TVs that are a comparable age to this television.

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Has an Ambient Light Sensor

The KD-49XD8005 has an ambient light sensor. Most of the other similar spec televisions that are a comparable age to this television also have an ambient light sensor.

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Features Parental Control

The KD-49XD8005 features parental control, as do most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that were released in the last 12 months.

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Power

Good Performance and Decent Battery Life

One owner who reviewed the Sony KD-49XD8005 thought it had a good battery life. Trusted Reviews wrote “Good performance and decent battery life” and gave this TV a rating of 70 out of 100.


Design

Fetching, Bold Design

One owner who purchased it thought it was well designed. Trusted Reviews said “Fetching, bold design” in their review of the Sony KD-49XD8005 and gave it a rating of 4 stars out of 5.


Networking

Supports Wi-Fi

supports Wi-Fi

The Sony KD-49XD8005 supports Wi-Fi. Most of the other televisions that have been on the market for a comparable time to this television also support Wi-Fi.

It may also be worth also looking at one of the alternative televisions which support Wi-Fi currently available including cheaper televisions such as the KD55XD7004 (£800.64), or the KD-50SD8005 (£799.00) both from Sony or the LG 65UH625 (£799.99).

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Has a Bluetooth

The Sony KD-49XD8005 has a Bluetooth, as do most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that have been available for around the same time as this TV.

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Has a Wi-Fi Direct

The KD-49XD8005 has a Wi-Fi Direct, as do most of the other televisions that were launched in the last 12 months.

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Has an Ethernet Port

The KD-49XD8005 has an ethernet port. Most of the other new similar spec TVs also have an ethernet port.

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Ports & Interfaces

Has an HDCP

The Sony KD-49XD8005 has an HDCP. Most of the other comparable spec televisions that have been on the market for a similar time to this TV also have an HDCP.

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Smart TV

Supports Screen Mirroring Function

The KD-49XD8005 supports screen mirroring function. Most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that were launched in the last 12 months also support screen mirroring function.

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Has an Internet TV Function

The KD-49XD8005 has an internet TV function. Most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that have been available for a similar time to this TV also have an internet TV function.

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Supports Smart TV Features

The KD-49XD8005 supports smart TV features, as do most of the other comparable spec TVs that have been on the market for the last year.

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Management Features

Has an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)

The KD-49XD8005 has an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG). Most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that were launched in the last 12 months also have an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG).

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Display

Kein 3D

One person who purchased the product reckoned that it did not have a good 3D picture quality. Trusted Reviews wrote “Kein 3D” in their review of this TV.

Not 3D

The KD-49XD8005 is not 3D. Most of the other comparable spec TVs that were launched in the last 12 months are also not 3D.

TVs which are 3D that might be worth considering include the 65UH625 (£799.99), or the 60UH850 (£795.00) both from LG which is also cheaper.

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Quite Slow High Frequency Rate

New comparable spec TVs have high frequency rates of between 50Hz and 1,600Hz. With a high frequency rate of only 50 hertz, the KD-49XD8005 has a very slow high frequency rate compared to most of the other recently released 4K and 8K TVs.

TVs with a faster high frequency rate that might be worth considering include the 49UH6107 (£769.10) (100Hz and cheaper), the 60UH605 (£739.00) (100Hz and cheaper), or the 55UH615T (100Hz and cheaper) all from LG.

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4K Ultra HD

4K Ultra HD

The display resolution of this television is 4K Ultra HD, which is typical of many 4K and 8K TVs that were released 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.

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Audio

Quite Low RMS Rated Power

With an RMS rated power of only 20 Watts, the Sony KD-49XD8005 has a fairly low RMS rated power compared to most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that are a comparable age to this TV. The average RMS rated power of newly released similar spec televisions is 28W, and the RMS rated powers range from 6W to 120W.

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Energy

Running Costs Are Average

The energy efficiency rating of this television is A. The KD-49XD8005 has an average running cost of £132 over 5 years based on typical energy prices and usage levels, which is typical compared to the other 405 new 4K and 8K TVs.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers sony kd49xd8005b
Barcodes 04548736023390

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Samsung UE40KU6470 vs Sony KD-49XD8005

Samsung UE40KU6470 vs Sony KD-49XD8005
Samsung UE40KU6470 Sony KD-49XD8005
£ 349.99 £799.00
£449 Cheaper
One More RF Ports Quantity
Better Energy Efficiency Rating
44% Lighter
One Less HDMI Ports Quantity
9" Smaller Display Diagonal

Samsung UE65KS7000 vs Sony KD-49XD8005

Samsung UE65KS7000 vs Sony KD-49XD8005
Samsung UE65KS7000 Sony KD-49XD8005
£ 1,329.00 £799.00
Faster Refresh Rate
Two More RF Ports
Superior Energy Efficiency Rating
20W Higher RMS Rated Power
£530 More Expensive
45% Higher Running Costs Over Five Years

LG 60UH605 vs Sony KD-49XD8005

LG 60UH605 vs Sony KD-49XD8005
LG 60UH605 Sony KD-49XD8005
£ 739.00 £799.00
£60 Cheaper
Energy Efficiency Rating is Superior
Two RF Ports
50Hz Faster Refresh Rate
A Lot Heavier
Only Three HDMI Ports
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