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Sony KD75X8505CBU

£3,599.00
75" 4K Active Mar 2015
B
Display Diagonal HD Type 3D 3D Type Release Date £371.59 Electricity cost over 5 years
Good brand
3D
Supports Wi-Fi
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Reviews

Good Brand

Based on 2,235 expert and user reviews (including 164 verified purchases), Sony has good ratings for its TVs. Sony also has good ratings specifically within its 4K and 8K TVs range compared to other brands. 88% of those that bought a Sony TV would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Price

Price Has Gone Up by 28% (28%)

There was a cheaper price of £2,599.90 at Power Direct 51 days ago.Our unique forecasting algorithm looks at historic price trends and predicts the most likely price change over the next 2 weeks. There is a 77% chance that the price will go up further. However the future is never certain and there remains a 23% chance that the price will actually go back down.

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Expensive

We think this TV looks expensive compared to other TVs of a comparable type and age. The cheapeast TV of a comparable type and age that we found costs £319 and the most expensive costs £23,800.


Other

Released Over Two Years Ago

Sony released the KD-75X8505 in March 2015.


Networking

Supports Wi-Fi

supports Wi-Fi

The KD-75X8505 supports Wi-Fi. Most of the other TVs that came out around the same time as this TV also support Wi-Fi.

There are a number of alternative TVs which support Wi-Fi currently available that you might want to look at including the LG 65EC970 (£3,299) which has better reviews; or the Panasonic TX-65AX802 which is cheaper.

There are a number of alternative TVs which also support Wi-Fi which you might want to look at including the Samsung UE78JU7500 (£3,995).

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Supports Wi-Fi Direct

The KD-75X8505 supports Wi-Fi Direct, as do most of the other similar spec TVs that have been available for a comparable time to this television.

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Has an Ethernet Port

The Sony KD-75X8505 has an ethernet port. Most of the other comparable spec TVs that are a similar age to this TV also have an ethernet port.

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Energy

High Running Costs

The efficiency rating of this TV is B. The average running cost of the KD-75X8505 is £372 over 5 years based on typical energy prices, which is in the most expensive 9% of all 320 TVs of this spec and age.


Other Features

Supports HDD Recording

The Sony KD-75X8505 supports HDD recording. Most of the other TVs of a similar age and type to this TV also support HDD recording.

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Performance

Supports Parental Controls

The Sony KD-75X8505 supports parental controls. Most of the other TVs that have been available for around the same time as this television also support parental controls.

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Supports 24p

The KD-75X8505 supports 24p, as do most of the other televisions of a similar age and type to this TV.

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Ports & Interfaces

Supports High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP)

The KD-75X8505 supports High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP), as do most of the other televisions of this age and spec.

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Management Features

Supports Picture-in-Picture

The KD-75X8505 supports Picture-In-Picture, as do most of the other comparable spec TVs that were released around the same time as this TV.

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Supports Picture-in-Picture

The Sony KD-75X8505 supports Picture-in-Picture. Most of the other TVs of a similar spec and age to this TV also support Picture-in-Picture.

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Has an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)

The Sony KD-75X8505 has an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG), as do most of the other similar spec televisions that are a comparable age to this TV.

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Smart TV

Supports Screen Mirroring

The KD-75X8505 supports screen mirroring, as do most of the other similar spec TVs that are a comparable age to this television.

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Supports Smart TV

The KD-75X8505 supports Smart TV, as do most of the other televisions of this type and age.

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Packaging Content

Has a Desktop Stand Included

The KD-75X8505 has a desktop stand included, as do most of the other TVs that have been available for more than two years.

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Certificates

Has a Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) Certified

The KD-75X8505 has a Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) certified, as do most of the other televisions of a comparable spec and age to this TV.

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Display

Fairly Wide Horizontal Viewing Angle

Similar spec TVs that came out around the same time as this TV have horizontal viewing angles of between 160° and 180°, and the average horizontal viewing angle is 180°. With a horizontal viewing angle of 178 degrees, the KD-75X8505 has one of the wider horizontal viewing angles amongst comparable spec TVs of this age.

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75 Inches Display Diagonal

This is a 75 inch TV.

If this television display diagonal is too small for you then you might want to consider the Samsung UE78JU7500 (£3,995) (78").

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Weight & Dimensions

Fairly Thick

At 79 millimeters, the Sony KD-75X8505 has a fairly thick depth compared to most of the other TVs of a comparable age and type to this TV. The average depth of 4K and 8K TVs that were released more than two years ago is 57mm.

Televisions with a thicker depth that might be worth considering include the Panasonic TX-65AX802 (45mm and cheaper).

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers sony kd75x8505cbu
Barcodes 04548736002388, 04548736002401, 05054629778128

Sony KD-75X8505 Review Sources

To prepare this Sony KD-75X8505 review we compared this TV to 4,717 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 1,041,700 product attributes, 88,470 TV reviews and 4,110,900 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.

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