|2 Years Old|
|£120 Over 5 Years|
|HD Type||Display Diagonal||OLED / QLED Technology||Thickness||Release Date||Energy Efficiency|
Sony KD49XE8005 Best UK Prices
Why Has it Scored 77?
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What is This TV Best Used For?
Key Reasons For and Against
Larger than average display diagonal
Features High Dynamic Range Imaging (HDRI)
Features USB recording
Features voice control
Supports screen mirroring
Does not feature OLED / QLED technology
Very slow high frequency rate
The KD49XE8005 has a maximum resolution of 4K. That's over four times the resolution of a Full HD TV, which is the most common resolution. TVs HD types range 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.
Larger Than Average Display Diagonal
The display diagonal of the Sony KD49XE8005 of 49" is larger than average when compared to most other televisions. It is larger than 65% of all televisions when sorted by this feature. The smallest display diagonal of televisions is 7", the largest is 110", and the average display diagonal is 43".
Does Not Feature OLED / QLED Technology
The KD49XE8005 does not feature OLED / QLED technology. 98% of televisions also do not feature OLED / QLED technology.
The KD49XE8005 is not 3D, although keep in mind that 80% of TVs are also not 3D.
The thickness of the KD49XE8005 of 57mm is relatively typical compared to most other TVs. It is in the thickest 43% of all televisions when sorted by this feature.
The Sony KD49XE8005 supports Wi-Fi. 52% of televisions do not support Wi-Fi.
Features High Dynamic Range Imaging (HDRI)
The KD49XE8005 features High Dynamic Range Imaging (HDRI). 88% of TVs do not feature High Dynamic Range Imaging (HDRI).
The Sony KD49XE8005 supports Bluetooth, which is unusual. 86% of televisions do not support Bluetooth.
The Sony KD49XE8005 supports Miracast, which is unusual. 89% of televisions do not support Miracast.
Features USB Recording
The KD49XE8005 features USB recording, which is unusual. 93% of televisions do not feature USB recording.
Features Voice Control
The KD49XE8005 features voice control, which is unusual. 90% of televisions do not feature voice control.
Supports Screen Mirroring
The KD49XE8005 supports screen mirroring, which is unusual. 91% of televisions do not support screen mirroring.
Very Slow High Frequency Rate
The slowest high frequency rate of televisions is 50Hz, the fastest is 3,000Hz, and the average high frequency rate is 190Hz. The KD49XE8005's high frequency rate of only 50Hz is slower than 88% of all TVs when ordered by this feature.
Sony KD49XE8005 Release Date
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How Fast Do Sony Television Prices Drop After Release?
Most televisions drop in price by 16% in the first 6 months after release, however Sony televisions tend to depreciate faster.
Sony KD49XE8005 Running Costs
This television has an efficiency rating of A. The average 5 year running cost of the KD49XE8005 is £120 based on typical energy prices, which is neither cheap nor expensive compared to the other 7,400+ televisions that we checked.
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How Big is the Sony KD49XE8005?
The Sony KD49XE8005 is 1,096mm wide and 640mm tall. It is 57mm thick and weighs 12.2kg.
Frequently Asked Questions About the Sony KD49XE8005
Sony KD49XE8005 Specification
|OLED / QLED Technology||No|
|High Frequency Rate||50Hz|
|LED Backlighting Type||Edge LED|
|Display Resolution||3840 x 2160 pixels|
|Peak Luminance Ratio||76%|
|Motion Interpolation Frequency||200Hz|
|Motion Interpolation Technology||Motionflow XR 240 Hz|
|Supported Video Mode||1080i, 1080p, 720p, 576i, 576p, 480i, 480p|
|Display Diagonal (Metric)||123cm|
|Supported Graphics Resolutions||4096 x 2160, 3840 x 2160|
|Native Refresh Rate||50Hz|
|RMS Rated Power||20W|
|Sound Modes||Movie, Sports, Standard|
|Audio Decoders||Dolby Digital|
|Audio Decoding Technology||Dolby Digital Plus, Dolby Digital Pulse|
|Video App||Netflix, YouTube|
|Lifestyle Apps||Google Apps|
|Smart Modes||Animation, Cinema, Custom, Game, Graphics, Photo, Sports, Standard, Vivid|
|Operating System Installed||Android|
|VESA Mounting Interfaces||200 x 200mm|
|Energy Efficiency Class||A|
|Power Consumption (Typical)||85W|
|Power Consumption (Standby)||0.5W|
|Annual Energy Consumption||118kWh|
|AC Input Voltage||220 - 240V|
|AC Input Frequency||50Hz|
|Maximum Power Consumption||143W|
|Energy Saving Mode||Yes|
|Tuner Type||Analog & Digital|
|Digital Signal Format System||DVB-C, DVB-S, DVB-S2, DVB-T, DVB-T2|
|Supported TV Bands||UHF, VHF|
|Analog Signal Format System||SECAM B/G, SECAM D/K|
|High Dynamic Range Imaging (HDRI)||Yes|
|Audio Formats Supported||FLAC, MP3, WAV, WMA|
|Image Formats Supported||JPG|
|Hard Drive Capacity||16GB|
|Supported File Systems||FAT16, FAT32, NTFS, exFAT|
|Picture Processing Technology||Sony TRILUMINOS Display, Sony X-Reality PRO|
|Video Compression Formats||3GPP, ASF, AVC, AVCHD, AVI, HDV, HEVC, MKV, MP4, MPEG1, MPEG2, MPEG4, VP8, WEBM, Xvid|
|Handheld Remote Control||Yes|
|Quick Start Guide||Yes|
|Wi-Fi Standards||IEEE 802.11a, IEEE 802.11ac, IEEE 802.11b, IEEE 802.11g, IEEE 802.11n|
|Bluetooth Profiles||HID, HOGP, SPP|
|Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)||Yes|
|On Screen Display (OSD)||Yes|
|On Screen Display (OSD) Languages||BOS, KAZ, TUR, SWE, SLV, SLK, SER, RUS, RUM, POR, POL, NOR, MAC, LIT, LAV, LAT, ITA, BUL, HUN, HEB, GRE, FRE, FIN, EST, ESP, ENG, DUT, DEU, DAN, CZE, CRO, CAT, UKR|
|Number of OSD Languages||32|
|Weight & Dimensions|
|Weight With Stand||12.9kg|
|Depth (With Stand)||252mm|
|Height (With Stand)||691mm|
|Width (With Stand)||1,096mm|
|Ports & Interfaces|
|High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP)||Yes|
|PC in (D-Sub) Port||No|
|Common Interface Plus (CI+)||Yes|
|Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Port||1|
|Composite Video in||1|
|Component Video (YPbPr/YCbCr) in||1|
|USB 2.0 Port||2|
|Audio (L,R) in||1|
|Audio Return Channel (ARC)||Yes|
|Power Save Mode||Yes|
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