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Sony KDL55W755CBU

£671.99
55" Full HD 100Hz Edge-LED Jun 2015
A+
Display Diagonal HD Type High Frequency Rate LED Backlighting Type Release Date £123.22 Electricity cost over 5 years
Good high def TV
Smart TV features are good
Good product quality
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Reasonably Priced

Some Sony KDL-55W755 reviewers who bought this TV agreed that it was good value for money. Afsar M said in their review of the Sony KDL-55W755 on Amazon “Very good value for what it is”. Bof_cat rated it as very good and said this year “It is a fantastic price compared to others”. Careperson rated it 5 stars and wrote in the same month “Good value for money” in their review of the Sony KDL-55W755.

Four Sony KDL-55W755 owners who reviewed it considered that it was a bargain for the price. Craig N Benson he mentioned on Amazon “Really good at the lightening deal price” in his review of the Sony KDL-55W755. Key wrote in their review of this TV “More suited to a cheap telly that you've fought over in the aisles of Tesco on Black Friday” . In October last year Mr. J. A. Lewis-Booth said “The picture quality is great at this price, though as other reviews have already noted the remote is very cheap feeling compared to other Sony remotes I have used”.

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Design

Easy to Use

Some Sony KDL-55W755 owners thought this TV was easy to use. In October this year Anita Steffe said “Really good picture easy to use”. Bigdan mentioned in their Sony KDL-55W755 review “User interface is complicated to use” and scored the Sony KDL-55W755 80 out of 100. This year Martin Duggan said in his review of the Sony KDL-55W755 “Behaviours are what you would expect on a phone/tablet which makes it easier to use”.

A number of customers who reviewed the Sony KDL-55W755 agreed that it was easy to setup. Hanae30 mentioned in their review on Amazon “Netflix super very easy to set-up” and gave it a rating of 5 stars. Hanae30 also wrote “Amazon Prime very easy to set-up too, fast, works perfect”. Last year Ingzee said “Really happy with this TV, easy to setup, installed software updates straight away” and gave the Sony KDL-55W755 a rating of 5 stars.

A number of Sony KDL-55W755 reviewers who bought the Sony KDL-55W755 thought it was easy to use the menus. Afsar M wrote on Amazon “In my opinion the default settings are good enough to start with”. Bodhi mentioned last year “Thankfully, picture settings are saved per source, so you don't need to go worry about degrading image quality on your TV or Blu-Ray player” in their review of this TV and scored this TV 80 out of 100. Fn wrote in October last year “It has loads of settings so you can always adjust the picture according to your preferences” .

Three Sony KDL-55W755 owners who reviewed it concluded that it had a good interface. Bodhi said “The menu and interface is very clean, clear”. Mr. J. A. Lewis-Booth said “I was surprised at how much faster the interface is now moving at since the latest update” in their review and rated the product 80 out of 100.

Several Sony KDL-55W755 reviewers who bought this TV agreed that it had a good experience. Fn scored the product very highly and wrote in their review on Amazon last year “The performance wise it wasn't the best gaming experience.”. Mr. J. Scully mentioned in their review on Amazon also last year “If you have satellite you wouldn't experience this problem”.

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Robust

Several Sony KDL-55W755 reviewers considered that the product was well made. Bigdan mentioned “Solid Sony built 5” and scored it 80 out of 100. Bigdan also wrote “Built in Freeview and Satellite (Astra 28.2 E) Tuner”. In October last year Bodhi gave the product a score of 80 out of 100 and said in their Sony KDL-55W755 review on Amazon “Great picture, great interface, great build quality”.

One Sony KDL-55W755 owner who reviewed the Sony KDL-55W755 thought it was reliable. In October last year Mr. J. A. Lewis-Booth gave it a rating of 80 out of 100 and said on Amazon “All the LAN functions are vastly improved, I can now stream reliably from my Synology NAS to the telly” in their Sony KDL-55W755 review.

One Sony KDL-55W755 owner wrote in their reviews that the product was strong and durable. In October last year Gazzie wrote on Amazon “It was a tough time deciding if I should upgrade my 40 inch Sony LCD TV”.

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Nice Design

Several customers mentioned that the product was good looking. Bodhi wrote on Amazon “The whole thing has a monolithic appearance”. Last year Ingzee said in their review “The actual TV is stunning as well, as usual Sony have produced a very good looking unit”. Mr. J. Scully mentioned “Nice TV, beautiful display, only issue I've experienced is that on occasions the TV doesn't register the hdmi port” in their Sony KDL-55W755 review.

A number of people said in their reviews that the product was smooth. Afsar M mentioned on Amazon “Once it is done everything is smooth” in their review of this TV. Last year Bigdan mentioned on Amazon “Really smooth” in their review of the Sony KDL-55W755. Bigdan also wrote “Smooth, beautiful to the eye”.

A number of Sony KDL-55W755 owners who purchased it agreed that it was a good design. Fn said on Amazon “I love the design, bezels are almost unnoticeable” and scored it 5 stars. Mr. J. R. Sutton said this year “I love this TV, great features, picture and design” and scored the product 80 out of 100.

One customer who reviewed the Sony KDL-55W755 reckoned that it was neat. Bigdan wrote in their review “Nice and tidy 7” and gave it a score of 80 out of 100.

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Good Product Quality

A number of Sony KDL-55W755 reviewers who bought it considered that it was good quality. Afsar M said “Very Good Quality Screen!” . Afsar M also mentioned “Very good picture quality”. Akta13 said in their Sony KDL-55W755 review on Amazon “Fantastic picture quality, highly recommended” and scored the Sony KDL-55W755 80 out of 100.


Audio

Good Sound Quality

Several Sony KDL-55W755 reviewers who bought the product agreed that it had good sound quality. Afsar M said on Amazon “Youtube 4K videos runs smoothly(and looks good even though this is only 1080P) Sound is average”. Amazon Customer said on Amazon in October this year “Picture and even sound are great”. Bigdan gave the product a rating of 4 stars and wrote in their review of the Sony KDL-55W755 on Amazon “The sound is really good”.

Acceptable Noise Level

One customer said in their reviews that this TV was quiet. Bodhi wrote in their review of the Sony KDL-55W755 in October last year “Only noticed in a silent room at night, was a faint hissing coming from the speakers at low volume while playing PS4”.


Features

Good Technical Features

Seven customers mentioned in their reviews that the Sony KDL-55W755 had good features. Bigdan gave the Sony KDL-55W755 a score of 4 stars and said on Amazon in October last year “Offer many useful features such as making suggestions based on what you usually watch”. Charlie mentioned in his review “There are loads of advertised features that don't work / add any value”. Jo Richardson gave it an excellent review and she mentioned on Amazon last year “Omg this tv is amazing its good great features” in her review of this TV.

Nice Stand

Two people who bought this TV reckoned that it had a good stand. Fn scored the product very highly and said in their review of the Sony KDL-55W755 on Amazon “You just need a screwdriver for the stand and you are good to go”.

Inferior Remote Control

A few Sony KDL-55W755 owners who reviewed the Sony KDL-55W755 concluded that it did not have a good remote control. Akta13 said in their Sony KDL-55W755 review “The only downside to this TV is that the remote feels a bit flimsy” but in spite of that they rated the product 80 out of 100. Claphamite mentioned in their review on Amazon this year “Positives - Good picture - Plenty of functionality since it's running Android Negatives - The TV is not always very responsive to the remote”. Hanae30 mentioned in their review of this TV on Amazon “I had problems with the remote sensor on the actual TV after 2 years” but in spite of that they scored the product very highly.


Reviews

Good Brand

Based on 2,295 owner and expert reviews (including 31 verified purchases), Sony has good ratings for its televisions. Sony also has good ratings specifically for its large display diagonal televisions. 60% of those that bought a Sony TV would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

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Good Technical Guidance

A number of people who reviewed the Sony KDL-55W755 agreed that it had good technical guidance. Bodhi mentioned on Amazon “YouView can't come soon enough, as although the EPG (programme guide) is nice” and scored the product 4 stars.


Energy

Running Costs Are Average

This television has an energy efficiency classification of A+, and the average 5 year running cost of the KDL-55W755 is £124 based on typical energy prices and usage levels, which is typical compared to the other 74 large display diagonal televisions that have been around for more than a year.


Smart TV

Smart TV Features Are Good

A few Sony KDL-55W755 reviewers who purchased the product considered that it was good for watching on demand TV. Charlie said “> Constant problems with connectivity, especially with Netflix and Chrome cast > Good luck getting any use out of Bluetooth or NFC” nonetheless he only gave the product a score of 2 stars.

Some Sony KDL-55W755 owners wrote that the Sony KDL-55W755 had great smart functions. Bigdan said on Amazon “Very good Picture & sound + smart functions.” and gave it a rating of 80 out of 100. Key mentioned on Amazon “Share with the TV which it does flawlessly - if you like your streams to suffer lag and slo-mo! There are other Smart features too”.

Several Sony KDL-55W755 owners said in their reviews that the product was good for watching YouTube on. Amazon Customer rated this TV 80 out of 100 and said on Amazon this month “Laptops we can que our favourite YouTube videos and watch them together on the big screen” in their review of the Sony KDL-55W755. Mr. S. Trinh rated the product 80 out of 100 and said on Amazon “Youtube works great i use it a lot more than i used to” in their Sony KDL-55W755 review.

One person who reviewed it thought it was good for watching Freeview TV.

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Good Connectivity

Two people who reviewed the Sony KDL-55W755 considered that it was able to connect to the internet. A few weeks ago Joseph Stocking scored the product 4 stars and he said “VERY good TV for internet”. Mr. S. Trinh wrote “Movies on my mac laptop can play on my tv the big downside to this tv is the internet broswer it uses opera” and rated it 80 out of 100.

Supports Screen Mirroring

The Sony KDL-55W755 supports screen mirroring. Most of the other TVs of this age and type also support screen mirroring.

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Supports Smart TV

The KDL-55W755 supports Smart TV. Most of the other similar spec TVs that have been around for around the same time as this television also support Smart TV.

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Display

Good Picture Quality

A few Sony KDL-55W755 owners mentioned in their reviews that this TV had good picture quality. Andrew mentioned in his review of this TV on Amazon “It's truly excellent picture quality, deep blacks”. Last year Bigdan mentioned in their review on Amazon “The picture quality is really good, certainly due to the 800Hz motion rate, X-Pro reality”. Blockhead gave the product a score of 5 stars and wrote in their review of this TV on Amazon this month “Can not fault the picture quality - apparently it's so good it could be mistaken for 4K”.

Several customers considered that it was good for playing games on. Horse said on Amazon “The screen has a good response time for gaming, I've not noticed any lag or seen any ghosting”. Ricky Spanish wrote in his review on Amazon “Good for gaming” and gave it a rating of 4 stars.

One Sony KDL-55W755 reviewer reckoned that it had image ghosting. A few weeks ago Scottr said in their review of the Sony KDL-55W755 on Amazon “I was also a little disappointed to see some signs of ghosting on fast moving pictures.”.

One Sony KDL-55W755 reviewer who reviewed it considered that it had good colour saturation. Fn said in their review on Amazon “The picture looks much smoother with the setting on compared to my previous TV and the colours are amazing” and gave the Sony KDL-55W755 a rating of 5 stars.

One customer who bought this TV thought it was good for watching standard definition TV. Afsar M mentioned in their review of the Sony KDL-55W755 on Amazon last year “Pretty unstable in the stand, so you need to tie the TV to the stand(instructions provided) Standard definition videos are decent enough”.

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Good High Def TV

Some Sony KDL-55W755 reviewers who reviewed it thought it was good at displaying high definition TV. In October last year Afsar M gave it an excellent rating and wrote in their Sony KDL-55W755 review on Amazon “Overwhelmingly positive professional reviews it has got This is launched in 2015, so one of the latest full HD TV”. Afsar M also said “Probably the best non OLED Full HD TV in the market”. This year Blockhead wrote “According to those in the know the W755 range is as good as full HD will ever get” in their Sony KDL-55W755 review and rated it as very good.

Good 3D Picture Quality

One Sony KDL-55W755 owner reckoned that the Sony KDL-55W755 had a good 3D picture quality.

Full HD

Full HD

The display resolution of this TV is Full HD, which is typical of many comparable spec televisions that have been available for a similar time to 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

The Sony KDL-55W755 is not 3D, although it is worth noting that most of the other comparable spec TVs that were released more than a year ago are also not 3D.

If you want a TV that is 3D then you might want to consider the Samsung UE55H6400 (£599.99); or the Sony KDL-55W807 (£599), or the Philips 55PFT6550 (£529).

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Average High Frequency Rate

At 100 hertz, the KDL-55W755 has a fairly standard high frequency rate compared to most of the other large display diagonal televisions that have been available for more than a year.

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Quite Wide Viewing Angle, Horizontal

The viewing angle, horizontals of televisions of a comparable type and age to this television range from 170° to 180°. At 178 degrees, the KDL-55W755 has a quite wide viewing angle, horizontal compared to most of the other comparable spec TVs that were released one year ago.

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Quite Fast Motion Interpolation Frequency

The average motion interpolation frequency of TVs of this age and type is 400Hz. At 800 hertz, the KDL-55W755 has a fairly fast motion interpolation frequency compared to most of the other TVs that are a similar age to this TV.

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55 Inches Display Diagonal

This is a 55 inch TV.

It may also be worth also looking at one of the other 55" TVs currently available including the Samsung UE55H6400 (£599.99) which has better reviews; or the Sony KDL-55W807 (£599), or the Samsung UE55J5500 (£639.99) both of which are cheaper.

If you would prefer a TV with a larger display diagonal then you might want to consider the Samsung UE58J5200 (£738.30) (58").

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Weight & Dimensions

Good Size

A few Sony KDL-55W755 owners who reviewed it concluded that it was thin. Last year Bodhi said “The border is impossibly thin”.

Average Depth

With a depth of 61 millimeters, the Sony KDL-55W755 has a pretty typical depth compared to most of the other large display diagonal televisions that were launched more than a year ago.

Alternative televisions with a thicker depth that you might want to look at include the Samsung UE55J5500 (£639.99) (67.8mm and cheaper), or the Sony KDL-55W807 (£599) (64mm and cheaper).

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Other

Released Over Two Years Ago

It was June 2015 when Sony released the KDL-55W755.


Networking

Supports Wi-Fi

supports Wi-Fi

The KDL-55W755 supports Wi-Fi, as do most of the other televisions of a comparable type and age to this TV.

We think you might also be interested in some of the alternative TVs which support Wi-Fi currently available including the UE55M5500 (£638.58), or the UE55J5500 (£639.99) both from Samsung or the Philips 55HFL5010 (£663.99) all of which are cheaper.

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Supports Bluetooth

The Sony KDL-55W755 supports Bluetooth. Most of the other televisions of a similar spec and age to this television do not support Bluetooth.

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Supports Wi-Fi Direct

The Sony KDL-55W755 supports Wi-Fi Direct. Most of the other similar spec TVs that were released more than a year ago also support Wi-Fi Direct.

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Has an Ethernet Port

The KDL-55W755 has an ethernet port, as do most of the other televisions of this spec and age.

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Certificates

Has a Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) Certified

The KDL-55W755 has a Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) certified. Most of the other large display diagonal televisions that came out around the same time as this TV also have a Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) certified.

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Performance

Supports 24p

The Sony KDL-55W755 supports 24p, as do most of the other large display diagonal televisions that have been around for more than a year.

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Packaging Content

Has a Mounting Kit

The KDL-55W755 has a mounting kit. Most of the other comparable spec TVs that are a similar age to this TV also have a mounting kit.

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Has a Desktop Stand Included

The Sony KDL-55W755 has a desktop stand included, as do most of the other similar spec TVs that are a comparable age to this television.

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Ports & Interfaces

Supports High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP)

The Sony KDL-55W755 supports High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP), as do most of the other televisions of a comparable age and spec to this television.

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Management Features

Supports Picture-in-Picture

The KDL-55W755 supports Picture-In-Picture. Most of the other TVs of this age and spec also support Picture-In-Picture.

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Has an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)

The Sony KDL-55W755 has an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG), as do most of the other large display diagonal televisions that were released more than a year ago.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers summer kdl55w755cbu, sony kdl55w755cbu, sony w755cbu
Barcodes 04548736002968, 04548736002982, 05055760736879

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