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This television has an efficiency rating of A++. The KDL-55W828 is in the cheapest 20% of all 321 TVs of this type and age that we have looked at for running costs. Based on average usage levels and energy prices, we estimate the KDL-55W828 will cost £101 over 5 years to run.
Sony Has Good Reviews for Its Televisions
Sony has good average ratings for its large TVs as well as across its entire TV range compared to other manufacturers.
Supports Smart TV
The KDL-55W828 supports smart TV, as do most of the other televisions of this age and spec.
Alternative televisions which support smart TV currently available that you might also want to consider include the Samsung UE55D7000[plb_344784_price], or the LG 55LB700[plb_2356061_price] which has better reviews.
Has a Wi-Fi
The KDL-55W828 has a wi-Fi. Most of the other comparable spec TVs that have been around for around the same time as the KDL-55W828 also have a wi-Fi.
We think you might also be interested in some of the alternative televisions with a wi-Fi currently available including because of it's better review score, the Samsung UE55H7090[plb_2362896_price].
Four HDMI Ports Quantitys
The KDL-55W828 is a four HDMI ports quantity TV.
Quite Fast Motion Interpolation Frequency
At 800 hertz, the KDL-55W828 has a fairly fast motion interpolation frequency compared to most of the other TVs of a similar spec and age to the KDL-55W828. Large TVs that came out around the same time as the KDL-55W828 have motion interpolation frequencys of between 50Hz and 1,800Hz, and the average motion interpolation frequency is 460Hz.
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1080p Supported Video Modes
This TV supports a 1080i|1080p|480i|480p|576i|576p|720p supported video modes, which is the most commonly supported supported video modes on televisions that have been around for more than two years.
Supports Three Audio Formats Supporteds
The Sony KDL-55W828 has a greater number of audio formats than most televisions of a comparable age and type to it. This television supports an MP3 audio formats supported, which is the most frequently supported audio formats supported supported by large TVs that are a comparable age to the KDL-55W828. The audio formats supporteds "LPCM" and "WMA" are also supported by this Sony television.
Has Eight Smart Modess
The number of smart modes found on the KDL-55W828 is more than most large TVs that have been on the market for more than two years. This TV has a Game smart modes, which is the most commonly found smart modes found on televisions that have been on the market for around the same time as the KDL-55W828. The smart modess "Animation", "Cinema", "Personal", "Photo", "Sports", "Standard" and "Vivid" are also found on this Sony TV.
Very Low Annual Energy Consumption
The Sony KDL-55W828 has a quite low annual energy consumption (only 85 kilowatt hours) compared to most of the other large TVs that have been on the market for a similar time to the KDL-55W828. The annual energy consumptions of similar spec televisions that have been around for a comparable time to the KDL-55W828 range from 60kWh to 320kWh.
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Does Not Have a Built-In Camera
The Sony KDL-55W828 does not have a built-in camera. Most of the other TVs of a comparable spec and age to the KDL-55W828 also do not have a built-in camera.
We compared all the other TVs which also have a built-in camera to this TV and we think the UN55ES8000[pl_403312_price], or the UE55F8000[pl_1274638_price] both from Samsung which also has a higher rating is also worth considering.
Only Supports Two Image Formats Supporteds
The number of image formats supported by the Sony KDL-55W828 is more than most similar spec TVs that have been on the market for more than two years. This Sony TV supports a JPG image formats supported, which is the most commonly supported image formats supported supported by TVs of this spec and age. The image formats supported "MPO" is also supported by this TV.
Only Supports Four Analog Signal Format Systems
The KDL-55W828 has a greater number of analog signal format systems than most similar spec TVs that have been on the market for a comparable time to it. The most frequently supported analog signal format system is NTSC, but this analog signal format system is not supported by this TV. The analog signal format systems NTSC 3.58, NTSC 4.43, PAL and SECAM are also supported by this television.
Does Not Feature OLED Technology
The KDL-55W828 does not feature OLED technology, although this is within the context that most of the other TVs of a similar type and age to the KDL-55W828 also do not feature OLED technology.
Other TVs which also feature OLED technology that you might also want to consider include the Samsung KE55S9[plb_2047037_price], or the LG 55EC930[plb_2442859_price] which also has a higher rating.
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Full HD HD Type
The display resolution of this TV is Full HD, which is the most frequently found HD type on large TVs that were launched more than two years ago. Full HD TVs have a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels.
Full HD TVs have a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels.
Released Over Two Years Ago
This large TV has been on the market for over two years.
At 65 millimeters, the Sony KDL-55W828 has a fairly typical depth compared to most of the other similar spec TVs that were released around the same time as the KDL-55W828.
There are a number of other 65mm thick televisions currently available which you might also want to consider including because of it's better review score, the Sony KDL-55W829[plb_2296395_price], or the TechniSat TechniPlus ISIO 55[plb_2049954_price].
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