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Sony KDL49WD755

£548.94
49" Full HD Edge-LED Flat Feb 2016
A+
Display Diagonal HD Type LED Backlighting Type Screen Shape Release Date £100.79 Electricity cost over 5 years
Sony televisions have good reviews
Good sound quality
A bit expensive
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Reviews

Sony Televisions Have Good Reviews

Based on 2,235 expert and owner reviews (including 459 verified purchases), Sony has good reviews for its TVs. Sony also has good reviews specifically for its medium display diagonal TVs compared to other brands. 89% of those that bought a Sony TV would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Audio

Good Sound Quality

A number of Sony KDL-49WD755 owners said in their reviews that the Sony KDL-49WD755 had good sound quality. Eteknix.com mentioned “Crisp, clear sound signature ideal for outdoor listening”. Eteknix.com also mentioned “Crisp, rich, balanced audio performance that will appeal to purists”.

Acceptable Noise Level

One customer thought the Sony KDL-49WD755 was noisy. Eteknix.com said in their review “Doesn't get terribly loud” .


Price

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A Bit Expensive

A few customers mentioned in their reviews that it was not cheap. Expert review site Eteknix.com said in October this year “The budget PC chassis market isn't exactly lacking in options” in their review of the Sony KDL-49WD755. Eteknix.com also said “Quite expensive, "Packing every feature you could hope for”.

Pricey

After checking the price of 92 televisions of a similar age and spec they range in price from £150 to £999. We think that this TV looks expensive compared to other televisions of a similar age and spec.


Design

Nice Design

A number of Sony KDL-49WD755 reviewers who bought this TV thought it was a good design. Eteknix.com said in their review this year “Front panel design could be refined to match top panel” . Eteknix.com also wrote “Waterproof, rugged design”.

One Sony KDL-49WD755 reviewer who reviewed this TV said that it was ergonomic. Eteknix.com said “Improved wrist rest ergonomics” in their Sony KDL-49WD755 review.

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Robust

One customer who bought it concluded that it was strong and durable.


Energy

Average Running Costs

The energy efficiency classification of this TV is A+, and the average running cost of the KDL-49WD755 is £101 over 5 years based on typical usage levels and energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 237 televisions of a similar spec and age.


Other

Released Over a Year Ago

It was February 2016 when Sony released the KDL-49WD755.


Performance

Features USB Recording

The KDL-49WD755 features USB recording. Most of the other similar spec TVs that were released around the same time as this television also feature USB recording.

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Has a Child Lock

The Sony KDL-49WD755 has a child lock, as do most of the other televisions that have been on the market for around the same time as this TV.

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Display

Full HD

Full HD

The display resolution of this television is Full HD, which is typical of many TVs that came out around the same time as it. Full HD TVs have a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels.

Full HD TVs have a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels.

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Not 3D

Like most of the other comparable spec televisions that were launched around the same time as this TV, the KDL-49WD755 is not 3D.

TVs which are 3D that might be worth looking at include the Philips 50PFT6550 (£499) which also has a higher rating.

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49 Inches Display Diagonal

This is a 49 inch TV.

Other 49" TVs currently available which you might want to look at include the Samsung UE49K5510 (£429.90), or the LG 49LH590 (£429.98) both of which are cheaper.

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Networking

Supports Wi-Fi

supports Wi-Fi

The KDL-49WD755 supports Wi-Fi. Most of the other medium display diagonal TVs that have been available for a comparable time to this TV also support Wi-Fi.

We think you might also be interested in other televisions which also support Wi-Fi including the Samsung 43M5500 (£503.99), the Sony KDL40WE663 (£549.99), or the Philips 48HFL5010 (£576.29).

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Supports Wi-Fi

The Sony KDL-49WD755 supports Wi-Fi. Most of the other medium display diagonal TVs that were launched around the same time as this TV also support Wi-Fi.

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Supports Wi-Fi Direct

The KDL-49WD755 supports Wi-Fi Direct. Most of the other TVs of a comparable spec and age to this TV also support Wi-Fi Direct.

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Has an Ethernet Port

The Sony KDL-49WD755 has an ethernet port, as do most of the other TVs of a comparable age and spec to this TV.

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Smart TV

Supports Screen Mirroring

The KDL-49WD755 supports screen mirroring. Most of the other medium display diagonal TVs that have been around for a similar time to this television also support screen mirroring.

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Management Features

Has an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)

The KDL-49WD755 has an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG), as do most of the other televisions of a comparable age and type to this TV.

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Weight & Dimensions

Quite Thin

The average depth of TVs of a comparable spec and age to this television is 68mm. The KDL-49WD755 has a quite thin depth (only 56 millimeters) compared to most of the other TVs of this age and spec.

If you would consider a television with a thicker depth then you might want to look at the Samsung UE49K5510 (£429.90) (55.1mm) which is also cheaper.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers sony kdl49wd755baep
Barcodes 04548736024519

Sony KDL-49WD755 Review Sources

To prepare this Sony KDL-49WD755 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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