Sony KDL-48WD650 Review
|Value for Money||
|18 Months Old|
|£96 Over 5 Years|
Why Has it Scored 58?
Samsung televisions have excellent reviews in general.
At over a year old this television is slightly out of date, and newer TVs with more up to date technology are available. View the latest televisions 2017.
It has an energy efficiency classification of A+, and its running costs of £96 over 5 years are typical compared to the other 4,025 TVs that we have compared it to. View all energy saving TVs.
This TV has some good features, but is also missing a few features:
Only Full HD
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 mediocre for playing games, ranking number 281 in TVs for gaming. It is also mediocre for watching sport, ranking number 593 in TVs for sport as well being mediocre for watching films, ranking number 573 in TVs for films.
Should You Buy it Now?
Sony KDL-48WD650 In-Depth Analysis
Sony Has Very Good Reviews for Its TVs
Based on 3,185 expert and user reviews (including 1,171 verified purchases), Sony has very good reviews for its TVs. 90% of those that bought a Sony TV would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.
Value For Money
Price Has Gone Up by £30 (6%)
There was a cheaper price of £496.49 at Wellindal 25 days ago.
to be notified when the price goes back down.
Only Full HD
The display resolution of this television is Full HD, which is typical of many TVs. Full HD TVs have a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels.
Average Display Diagonal
The KDL-48WD650's display diagonal of 48" is pretty standard compared to most other TVs. It is in the largest 52% of all TVs when ranked by this feature.
Does Not Feature OLED Technology
The KDL-48WD650 does not feature OLED technology. 98% of TVs also do not feature OLED technology.
The KDL-48WD650 is not 3D, although it is worth noting that 74% of TVs are also not 3D.
The thickness of the Sony KDL-48WD650 of 66mm is pretty typical compared to most other TVs. It is in the thickest 67% of all TVs when sorted by this feature.
The Sony KDL-48WD650 supports Wi-Fi, as do 59% of TVs.
The Sony KDL-48WD650 supports 24p. 84% of TVs do not support 24p.
Supports Wi-Fi Direct
The Sony KDL-48WD650 supports Wi-Fi Direct. 72% of TVs do not support Wi-Fi Direct.
Supports High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP)
The KDL-48WD650 supports High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP), unlike 81% of TVs which do not support High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP).
Quite Low RMS Rated Power
The KDL-48WD650's RMS rated power of only 5W is in the lowest 2% of all TVs when ordered by this feature. Across all the TVs the RMS rated powers range from 2W to 120W, and the average RMS rated power is 21W.
Supports Screen Mirroring
The Sony KDL-48WD650 supports screen mirroring, unlike 87% of televisions which do not support screen mirroring.
Has a Child Lock
The KDL-48WD650 has a child lock. 90% of TVs do not have a child lock.
Has a PC in (D-Sub) Port
The KDL-48WD650 has a PC in (D-Sub) port, unlike 74% of TVs which do not have a PC in (D-Sub) port.
Released 18 Months Ago
Sony released the KDL-48WD650 in February 2016.
Average Running Costs
The energy efficiency classification of this television is A+, and the KDL-48WD650 is typical compared to the other 4,025 TVs that we have analysed for 5 year running costs. Based on adequate usage levels and energy prices, we estimate the 5 year running cost of the KDL-48WD650 is £96.