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Sony KDL-48WD655

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Sony KDL-48WD655

Sony KDL-48WD655
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A very economical to run and critically acclaimed 48" Full HD TV, with good features
48" Full HD No 66mm Apr 2016 A+
Display Diagonal HD Type OLED/QLED Technology Thickness Release Date Energy Efficiency
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Sony KDL-48WD655 Review

With excellent reviews and low running costs, we have scored the Sony KDL-48WD655 as follows:
85
Reviews
1 Review
75
Features
Good Features
83
Age
1 Year Old
83
Running Costs
£78 Over 5 Years
76
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 76?

It has very good expert reviews with an average expert rating of 88%. Hisense televisions also have excellent reviews in general.
At over a year old this TV is slightly out of date, and newer TVs with more up to date technology are available. View the latest televisions 2018.
This TV has an energy efficiency rating of A+, and its running costs of £78 over 5 years are typical compared to the other 4,318 TVs that we have compared it to. View all energy saving televisions.
It has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Supports Wi-Fi
Supports screen mirroring
Full high definition
Rediscover every detail
Slim and streamlined
Find more of the entertainment you love
Share photos easily
Your smartphone on the big screen
Play back through USB
Only Full HD
Does not feature OLED/QLED technology

Sony KDL-48WD655 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Good Expert Reviews

This TV received a rating of 88 out of 100 from expert review website notebookcheck.com. This puts this television in the top 14% of all the televisions when ranked by average expert review score.

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Sony Has Very Good Reviews for Its TVs

We checked 3,322 owner and expert reviews (including 1,904 verified purchases) for Sony televisions and found that on average Sony has very good reviews. 95% of those that bought a Sony TV would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Running Costs

Running Costs Are OK

The energy efficiency rating of this television is A+. Based on average energy prices and usage levels we estimate that the 5 year running cost of the KDL-48WD655 is £78, which is typical compared to the other 4,318 televisions.

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Age

Released Over a Year Ago

Sony released the KDL-48WD655 in April 2016.

Features

Average Display Diagonal

The display diagonal of the KDL-48WD655 of 48" is fairly average compared to most other televisions. It is larger than 46% of all televisions when ordered by this feature.

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Only Full HD

The display resolution of this TV is Full HD, which is typical of many televisions. Full HD TVs have a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels.

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Does Not Feature OLED/QLED Technology

The Sony KDL-48WD655 does not feature OLED/QLED technology, although this is within the context that 98% of TVs also do not feature OLED/QLED technology.

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Not 3D

The KDL-48WD655 is not 3D. 75% of TVs are also not 3D.

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Average Thickness

The thickness of the Sony KDL-48WD655 of 66mm is relatively typical compared to most other televisions. It is in the thickest 65% of all televisions when ranked by this feature.

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Supports Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi

The KDL-48WD655 supports Wi-Fi, as do 61% of televisions.

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Very Low RMS Rated Power

The RMS rated powers of televisions range from 2W to 200W, and the average RMS rated power is 21W. The KDL-48WD655's RMS rated power of only 10W is lower than average when compared to most other televisions. It is in the lowest 18% of all televisions when ordered by this feature.

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Supports Screen Mirroring

The KDL-48WD655 supports screen mirroring. 84% of televisions do not support screen mirroring.

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Features USB Recording

The Sony KDL-48WD655 features USB recording, unlike 90% of televisions which do not feature USB recording.

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Supports Netflix and YouTube

The number of video apps supported by the KDL-48WD655 is more than most televisions. This Sony TV supports Netflix, which is the most frequently supported video app supported by televisions. The video app "YouTube" is also supported by this TV.

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Supports 24p

The KDL-48WD655 supports 24p, which is unusual. 85% of TVs do not support 24p.

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Has a Mounting Kit

The KDL-48WD655 has a mounting kit, unlike 91% of TVs which do not have a mounting kit.

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Supports Wi-Fi Direct

The Sony KDL-48WD655 supports Wi-Fi Direct, unlike 73% of TVs which do not support Wi-Fi Direct.

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Has a Child Lock

The KDL-48WD655 has a child lock, which is unusual. 88% of televisions do not have a child lock.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

4548736023635 kdl48wd655, sony kdl48wd655

Barcodes:

04548736023635

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