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Sony KD65SD8505BU

£1,545.00
£1,099.99 £445.01 cheaper than 37 days ago
65" 4K Ultra HD Edge-LED Curved Apr 2016
A+
Display Diagonal HD Type LED Backlighting Type Screen Shape Release Date £200.13 Electricity cost over 5 years
Good brand
Running costs are very high
Not 3D
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Reviews

Good Brand

We checked 2,295 user and expert reviews (including 163 verified purchases) for Sony televisions and found that on average Sony has good reviews compared to other brands. We also found that Sony has good reviews specifically for its 4K and 8K TVs. 88% of those that bought a Sony TV would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Other

Released Over a Year Ago

It was April 2016 when this TV was released.


Display

4K Ultra HD

4K Ultra HD

The display resolution of this TV is 4K Ultra HD, which is the most frequently found HD type on TVs of a similar age and type to 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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Not 3D

The KD-65SD8505 is not 3D. Most of the other comparable spec TVs that are a similar age to this TV are also not 3D.

If you are looking for a TV that is 3D then you might want to look at the Sony KD-55S8005 (£1,499), or the LG 55EG920 (£1,499).

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Quite Narrow Viewing Angle, Horizontal

When compared to other TVs that have been available for more than a year, the KD-65SD8505's viewing angle, horizontal of only 170 degrees is one of the narrowest. The viewing angle, horizontals of televisions of this spec and age range from 170° to 180°, and the average viewing angle, horizontal is 180°.

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65 Inches Display Diagonal

This is a 65 inch TV.

It may also be worth considering one of the alternative 65" TVs currently available including because of its better review score, the LG 65EG960V (£1,199.99).

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Energy

Running Costs Are Very High

This Sony TV has an energy efficiency rating of A+, however based on typical usage levels and energy prices we estimate that the 5 year running cost of the KD-65SD8505 is £201, which is in the most expensive 19% of all 460 TVs of a comparable age and spec.


Networking

Supports Wi-Fi

supports Wi-Fi

The KD-65SD8505 supports Wi-Fi. Most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that came out more than a year ago also support Wi-Fi.

We compared all the other televisions which support Wi-Fi to this TV and we think the LG 55EG920 (£1,499) which has better reviews is also worth considering.

Other TVs which also support Wi-Fi that you might want to consider include the UE65JU6500 (£1,499), or the UE55MU7000T (£1,499) both from Samsung.

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Supports Bluetooth

The Sony KD-65SD8505 supports Bluetooth, as do most of the other televisions of a similar age and type to this TV.

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Supports Wi-Fi Direct

The KD-65SD8505 supports Wi-Fi Direct, as do most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that are a comparable age to this TV.

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Has an Ethernet Port

The KD-65SD8505 has an ethernet port, as do most of the other TVs of a similar spec and age to this television.

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Performance

Supports Parental Controls

The Sony KD-65SD8505 supports parental controls, as do most of the other TVs of a comparable age and spec to this TV.

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Supports 24p

The Sony KD-65SD8505 supports 24p, as do most of the other comparable spec TVs that are a similar age to this TV.

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Ports & Interfaces

Supports High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP)

The KD-65SD8505 supports High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP). Most of the other similar spec TVs that have been on the market for around the same time as this TV also support High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP).

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Smart TV

Supports Screen Mirroring

The Sony KD-65SD8505 supports screen mirroring. Most of the other televisions of a similar age and type to this television also support screen mirroring.

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Supports Internet TV

The KD-65SD8505 supports internet TV. Most of the other TVs of this spec and age also support internet TV.

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Supports Smart TV

The KD-65SD8505 supports Smart TV. Most of the other TVs of a comparable type and age to this TV also support Smart TV.

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Packaging Content

Has a Desktop Stand Included

The KD-65SD8505 has a desktop stand included. Most of the other TVs of this type and age also have a desktop stand included.

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Management Features

Has an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)

The KD-65SD8505 has an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG), as do most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that were launched around the same time as this TV.

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Weight & Dimensions

Very Thick

At 93 millimeters, the KD-65SD8505 has a very thick depth compared to most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that are a comparable age to this television. Across all the similar spec TVs that were released one year ago the depths range from 17mm to 100mm.

Alternative televisions with a thicker depth that you might want to look at include the Sony KD-55S8005 (£1,499) (99mm) which is also higher rated.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers sony sonledkd65sd8505bubk, sonybravia kd65sd8505bu, samsung kd65sd8505bu, product kd65sd8505bu, acoustic kd65sd8505, sony kd65sd8505cbu, sony kd65sd8505bu, sony c8s2za00, sony c8s2zs00
Barcodes 00635131626074, 04548736024250, 04548736024267

Sony KD-65SD8505 Review Sources

To prepare this Sony KD-65SD8505 review we compared this TV to 4,701 other models. For each TV that we compared, we collated thousands of pieces of information including technical specs, reviews, and prices. In total we analysed 1,018,001 product attributes, 85,134 TV reviews and 3,292,400 historical TV prices from 204 TV retailers. We then picked out the standout features of this TV compared to the other models as well as any areas where this TV is lacking.

Other TVs to Consider

Samsung UE55KS700 vs Sony KD-65SD8505

Samsung UE55KS700 vs Sony KD-65SD8505
Samsung UE55KS700 Sony KD-65SD8505
£ 649.99 £1,099.99
£450 Cheaper
Thinner
Lighter
A Lot Higher RMS Rated Power
Four Times Slower Motion Interpolation Frequency
Smaller Screen Size

Samsung UE55JS9000 vs Sony KD-65SD8505

Samsung UE55JS9000 vs Sony KD-65SD8505
Samsung UE55JS9000 Sony KD-65SD8505
£ 849.99 £1,099.99
£250 Cheaper
A Lot Faster Motion Interpolation Frequency
Higher RMS Rated Power
Two RF Ports Quantitys
Older by Nine Months
Lower Energy Efficiency Rating

LG 55EG920 vs Sony KD-65SD8505

LG 55EG920 vs Sony KD-65SD8505
LG 55EG920 Sony KD-65SD8505
£ 1,499.00 £1,099.99
16.8kg Lighter
44.1mm Thinner
One More RF Ports Quantity
One More RF Input
£399 More Expensive
Only Two USB 2.0 Ports Quantitys
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