Sony KDL-48R555 Review
|2 Years Old|
|£140 Over 5 Years|
Why Has it Scored 43?
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This TV has an energy efficiency rating of A++, and its running costs of £140 over 5 years are typical compared to the other 4,025 televisions that we have compared it to. View all energy saving TVs.
It has some good features, but is also missing a few features:
Has a child lock
Only Full HD
Does not feature OLED technology
Sony KDL-48R555 In-Depth Analysis
Sony Has Very Good Reviews for Its TVs
We checked 3,185 user and expert reviews (including 1,171 verified purchases) for Sony televisions and found that on average Sony has very good ratings. 90% of those that bought a Sony television would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.
Only Full HD
The display resolution of this television is Full HD, which is the most commonly found HD type on televisions. Full HD TVs have a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels.
Average Display Diagonal
The KDL-48R555's display diagonal of 48" is relatively average compared to most other TVs. It is in the largest 53% of all TVs when sorted by this feature.
Does Not Feature OLED Technology
Like most other TVs, the KDL-48R555 does not feature OLED technology. 98% of TVs do not feature OLED technology.
Like most other TVs, the Sony KDL-48R555 is not 3D. 74% of TVs are not 3D.
The thickness of the Sony KDL-48R555 of 65mm is fairly average compared to most other TVs. It is in the thickest 65% of all TVs when sorted by this feature.
The KDL-48R555 supports Wi-Fi, as do 59% of TVs.
Very Low RMS Rated Power
The Sony KDL-48R555's RMS rated power of only 10W is fairly low compared to most other TVs. It is in the lowest 9% of all TVs when sorted by this feature. The lowest RMS rated power of TVs is 2W, the highest is 120W, and the average RMS rated power is 21W.
Does Not Support Internet TV
The Sony KDL-48R555 does not support internet TV, although it is worth noting that 61% of TVs also do not support internet TV.
Very Slow Motion Interpolation Frequency
TVs have motion interpolation frequencies of between 50Hz and 3,000Hz, and the average motion interpolation frequency is 440Hz. The motion interpolation frequency of the KDL-48R555 of only 100Hz is in the slowest 19% of all TVs when ranked by this feature.
Has a Child Lock
The KDL-48R555 has a child lock, which is unusual. 90% of TVs do not have a child lock.
Supports High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP)
The KDL-48R555 supports High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP). 81% of TVs do not support High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP).
Released Over Two Years Ago
This Sony television has been on the market since February 2015.
Average Running Costs
This TV has an energy efficiency rating of A++, and the KDL-48R555 has an average running cost of £140 over 5 years based on alright energy prices and usage levels, which is typical compared to the other 4,025 TVs.
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