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Sony KD-49XE7073

Sony KD-49XE7073
82
Brand Rating
Excellent Brand
81
Features
Fully-Featured
76
Age
3 Years Old
80
Running Costs
£120 Over 5 Years
76
Kagoo Score
Very Good
Our Verdict:
A very economical to run and fully featured 4K 49" TV.
4K 49" No 70mm Jan 2016 A
HD Type Display Diagonal OLED / QLED Technology Thickness Release Date Energy Efficiency
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With outstanding reviews and excellent features, we have ranked the Sony KD-49XE7073 number 554 in 50 inch TVs.

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76
Kagoo Score
82
Brand Rating
82
Features
77
Age
80
Running Costs

76

76
Kagoo Score

Why Has it Scored 76?

Sony is an excellent TV brand.
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 rating of A, and its running costs of £120 over 5 years are typical compared to the other 7,424 televisions that we have compared it to. View all energy saving TVs.
It has some great features:
4K
Larger than average display diagonal
Supports Wi-Fi
Faster than average high frequency rate
Stunning depth and realism with 4k HDR picture quality and 4k x-reality PRO
Start watching TV right away with full smart features and a freeview HD tuner
Record shows straight to USB or HDD and enjoy them when it suits you
Accent your home with the TV

What is the Kagoo Score?

We calculate the Kagoo Score for each TV by looking at its reviews, features, popularity, age, value for money and running costs.

The Kagoo Score is an easy way to understand whether the TV is recommended.

The Kagoo Scores are constantly being updated. As newer, higher spec TVs come to market, the older TVs will gradually have their Kagoo Score reduced.

What is This TV Best Used For?

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Features

Key Reasons For and Against

4K
Larger than average display diagonal
Supports Wi-Fi
Faster than average high frequency rate
Supports Digital Video Recording (DVR)
Does not feature OLED / QLED technology
Thicker than average
Slower than average motion interpolation frequency
4K

The KD-49XE7073 has a maximum resolution of 4K. That's over four times the resolution of the most common HD type of Full HD. Across all televisions the best resolution is 8K and the worst is HD Ready. 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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Larger Than Average Display Diagonal
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Across all the televisions the display diagonals range from 7" to 110", and the average display diagonal is 43". The display diagonal of the KD-49XE7073 of 49" is larger than average when compared to most other televisions. It is larger than 68% of all televisions when ordered by this feature.

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Does Not Feature OLED / QLED Technology

Like most other TVs, the Sony KD-49XE7073 does not feature OLED / QLED technology. 98% of televisions do not feature OLED / QLED technology.

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Thicker Than Average

The thickness of the Sony KD-49XE7073 of 70mm is in the thickest 35% of all televisions when ordered by this feature. The thinnest thickness of televisions is 2.7mm, the thickest is 970mm, and the average thickness is 74mm.

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Supports Wi-Fi
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The KD-49XE7073 supports Wi-Fi. 53% of TVs do not support Wi-Fi.

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Slower Than Average Motion Interpolation Frequency

The Sony KD-49XE7073's motion interpolation frequency of only 50Hz is slower than 99% of all televisions when sorted by this feature. Across all the televisions the motion interpolation frequencies range from 50Hz to 3,000Hz, and the average motion interpolation frequency is 350Hz.

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Faster Than Average High Frequency Rate

The slowest high frequency rate of TVs is 50Hz, the fastest is 3,000Hz, and the average high frequency rate is 190Hz. The high frequency rate of the KD-49XE7073 of 400Hz is faster than 87% of all TVs when ranked by this feature.

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Supports Digital Video Recording (DVR)

The Sony KD-49XE7073 supports Digital Video Recording (DVR), unlike 96% of televisions which do not support Digital Video Recording (DVR).

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Age

Release Date

This Sony television has been on the market since January 2016.

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How Fast Do Sony TV Prices Drop After Release?

Most TVs drop in price by 17% in the first 6 months after release, however Sony TVs tend to depreciate faster. New Sony televisions drop in price by an average of 24% in the first 6 months after they wer first released. If you are prepared to wait then you could save an average of £210 on a typical £886 new Sony TV by waiting 6 months before buying.

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Running Costs

Running Costs Are OK

This television has an energy efficiency rating of A, and the KD-49XE7073 has an average 5 year running cost of £120 based on typical usage levels and energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 7,424 TVs.

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Electricity cost when switched on £116.09
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Total running cost over 5 years £116.09
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Energy Rating
0.53T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.53 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
14
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant 14 tree seedlings and grow them for 10 years.

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Sony KD-49XE7073 Specification

Key Features
HD Type
Display Diagonal
OLED / QLED Technology
Thickness
Display
Typical Contrast Ratio
High Frequency Rate
LED Backlighting Type
Display Resolution
Motion Interpolation Frequency
Aspect Ratio
Audio
RMS Rated Power
Built-in Speaker
Smart TV
Video App
Smart TV
Smart Modes
News Apps
Operating System Installed
Other Features
Sound Enhancement Technology
Speakers
Picture Enhancement
DVB
Smart TV Applications
Packaging Content
Material
Design
VESA Mounting Interfaces
Colour
VESA Mounting
Power
Energy Efficiency Class
Power Consumption (Typical)
Annual Energy Consumption
Certificates
Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) Certified
Performance
Digital Video Recording (DVR)
Noise Reduction
Hard Drive Capacity
Google Application
Packaging Content
Desktop Stand Included
Handheld Remote Control
Networking
Wi-Fi
Ethernet Port
Management Features
Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)
Number of OSD Languages
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Package Dimensions (WxDxH)
Special Features
X-Reality PRO
4K X-Reality Pro

Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers

sony kd49xe7073silver, sony kd49xe7073su

Barcodes

04548736053120

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