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Sony KD-55X8005 Review
|Value for Money||
|1 Year Old|
Why Has it Scored 54?
It has brilliant user reviews with an average user rating of 100%. Samsung televisions also have excellent reviews in general.
At over a year old this TV is slightly out of date, and newer TVs with more up to date technology are available. View the latest TVs 2017.
This TV has some good features, but is also missing a few features:
Fairly large display diagonal
Does not feature OLED technology
What is This TV Best Used For?Having compared it with other relevant TVs, we have concluded that it is good for watching sport, ranking number 604 in TVs for sport. It is also average for playing games, ranking number 409 in TVs for gaming as well being mediocre for watching films, ranking number 697 in TVs for films.
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How Big is the Sony KD-55X8005?
The Sony KD-55X8005 is 1,362mm wide and 837mm tall.
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Sony KD-55X8005 In-Depth Analysis
Sony Has Very Good Reviews for Its TVs
Based on 3,185 expert and owner reviews (including 1,171 verified purchases), Sony has very good ratings for its TVs. 90% of those that bought a Sony television would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.
Value For Money
Mediocre Value for Money
The product is under 2 years old but has average features and at £649.00 it is more expensive than 53% of TVs.
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The highest resolution of the KD-55X8005 is 4K. That's over four times the resolution of a Full HD TV, which is the most frequently found resolution. The resolution of all TVs ranges from HD Ready (worst) to 8K (best). 4K Ultra HD TVs have a resolution of 3840 x 2160 pixels.
4K Ultra HD TVs have a resolution of 3840 x 2160 pixels.
Fairly Large Display Diagonal
The display diagonal of the KD-55X8005 of 55" is in the largest 24% of all TVs when ordered by this feature. Televisions have display diagonals of between 2" and 110", and the average display diagonal is 46".
Does Not Feature OLED Technology
The Sony KD-55X8005 does not feature OLED technology. 98% of televisions also do not feature OLED technology.
The KD-55X8005 is not 3D, although it is worth keeping in mind that 74% of TVs are also not 3D.
The KD-55X8005 supports Wi-Fi. 59% of televisions also support Wi-Fi.
The KD-55X8005 supports Bluetooth. 81% of TVs do not support Bluetooth.
Supports Parental Controls
The KD-55X8005 supports parental controls. 88% of televisions do not support parental controls.
Supports Wi-Fi Direct
The KD-55X8005 supports Wi-Fi Direct, which is unusual. 72% of TVs do not support Wi-Fi Direct.
3840 X 2160 Pixels Display Resolution
The highest display resolution supported by the KD-55X8005 is 3840 x 2160 pixels. That's over four times the resolution of the most frequently found resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. TVs resolutions range from 1024 x 768 pixels (worst) to 5120 x 2160 pixels (best).
The Sony KD-55X8005 supports 24p. 84% of TVs do not support 24p.
The KD-55X8005 supports Picture-In-Picture, which is unusual. 95% of TVs do not support Picture-In-Picture.
Has an Ambient Light Sensor
The Sony KD-55X8005 has an ambient light sensor, unlike 92% of TVs which do not have an ambient light sensor.
Features Voice Control
The Sony KD-55X8005 features voice control. 85% of TVs do not feature voice control.
Has a 2D-3D Converter
The KD-55X8005 has a 2D-3D converter, unlike 86% of TVs which do not have a 2D-3D converter.
Released Over a Year Ago
Sony released the KD-55X8005 in September 2015.
|Manufacturer Part Numbers||acoustic kd55x8005c, summer kd55x8005c, sony kd55x8005cbu|
|Barcodes||00635131626623, 04548736008137, 04548736008144|