Sony mid-size TVs have good reviews on average and across all TVs Sony is one of the better rated brands.
Full HD HD Type
The display resolution of this television is Full HD, which is typical of many latest TVs. Full HD TVs have a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels.
Full HD TVs have a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels.
Supports Smart TV
The KDL-49WD758 supports smart TV, unlike most of the other mid-size TVs that came out around the same time as the KDL-49WD758 which do not support smart TV.
Has a Wi-Fi
The KDL-49WD758 has a wi-Fi. Most of the other TVs that came out around the same time as the KDL-49WD758 also have a wi-Fi.
1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution
This television supports a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, which is typical of many mid-size TVs that have been on the market for around the same time as it.
Quite High RMS Rated Power
With an RMS rated power of 20 Watts, the KDL-49WD758 has a quite high RMS rated power compared to most of the other mid-size TVs that have been on the market for a comparable time to the KDL-49WD758. The lowest RMS rated power of TVs that are a comparable age to the KDL-49WD758 is 5W, the highest is 40W, and the average RMS rated power is 17W.
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1.4 HDMI Version
This television has a 1.4 HDMI version, which is the most commonly found HDMI version on mid-size TVs that are a comparable age to it.
1080p Supported Video Modes
This television supports a 480i|480p|576i|576p|720p|1080i|1080p supported video modes, which is the most commonly supported supported video modes on latest televisions.
Quite Fast Motion Interpolation Frequency
At 400 hertz, the KDL-49WD758 has a fairly fast motion interpolation frequency compared to most of the other comparable spec TVs that have been available for around the same time as the KDL-49WD758. The average motion interpolation frequency of latest mid-size TVs is 240Hz.
Analog Tuner Type
This TV has an Analog & Digital tuner type, which is typical of many similar spec televisions that have been on the market for around the same time as it.
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The KDL-49WD758 is not 3D. Most of the other recently released televisions are also not 3D.
Does Not Have a Built-In Camera
Most mid-size TVs that have been on the market for around the same time as the KDL-49WD758 do not have a built-in camera. The KDL-49WD758 is no exception to this as it too does not have a built-in camera.
Very Slow High Frequency Rate
The Sony KDL-49WD758 has a fairly slow high frequency rate (only 50 hertz) compared to most of the other TVs that were released around the same time as the KDL-49WD758. Across all the newly released comparable spec televisions the high frequency rates range from 50Hz to 400Hz.
If this Sony TV high frequency rate is not fast enough for you then you might want to consider the Hisense LTDN32D50[plb_3335230_price] (60Hz) which also has a higher rating.
Does Not Feature OLED Technology
The Sony KDL-49WD758 does not feature OLED technology. Most of the other latest similar spec TVs also do not feature OLED technology.
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Only Supports One Video Formats Supported
The number of video formats supported by the Sony KDL-49WD758 is more than most comparable spec TVs that came out around the same time as it. The most commonly supported video formats supported is AVI, but this video formats supported is not supported by this television. The video formats supporteds H.265 are also supported by this TV.
The Sony KDL-49WD758 is fairly heavy (11.3 kilograms) compared to most of the other mid-size TVs that have been around for the last year. The lightest mid-size TV that has been around for around the same time as the KDL-49WD758 is 1kg heavy and the heaviest is 20kg.
Quite High Annual Energy Consumption
With an annual energy consumption of 89 kilowatt hours, the KDL-49WD758 has one of the higher annual energy consumptions amongst similar spec TVs of this age. The annual energy consumptions of TVs that came out in the last year range from 37kWh to 200kWh, and the average annual energy consumption is 67kWh.
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Released Nine Months Ago
This television was released nine months ago.
Average Running Costs
This mid-size TV has an energy efficiency classification of A+. The KDL-49WD758 has an average running cost of £101 over 5 years based on average energy prices and usage levels, which is typical compared to the other 214 televisions that were launched in the last year.
With a depth of 56 millimeters, the Sony KDL-49WD758 has a relatively standard depth compared to most of the other mid-size TVs that came out in the last year.
If you would consider a TV with a thicker depth then you might want to look at the KDL-43WD757[pl_3323812_price] (56mm), or the KDL-49WD757[pl_3323806_price] (56mm) both from Sony.
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Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.5 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
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