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Sony KDL-60W855
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Sony KDL60W855BBU

60" Active Feb 2014
Display Diagonal HD Type 3D 3D Type Release Date
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Expert Reviews Are Excellent

This TV received a rating of 96% from TV expert review site Chip.de. This means that experts think this large TV is one of the very best TVs that were launched more than two years ago.

Sony Televisions Have Good Reviews

Sony is one of the better rated television manufacturers according to average reviews from users and experts, and Sony also has good ratings for its large TVs.

Has a Wi-Fi

has a wi-Fi

Like most of the other large TVs that have been around for around the same time as the KDL-60W855, the KDL-60W855 has a wi-Fi.

We compared all the other TVs with a wi-Fi to this television and we think a cheaper TV such as the Samsung UE55H6800[plb_2465825_price] or you might consider a higher rated TV such as the Samsung UE55H8000[plb_2232249_price], and the LG 55EC930[plb_2442859_price] are also worth considering.

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Four HDMI Ports Quantitys

four HDMI ports quantitys

The KDL-60W855 is a four HDMI ports quantity TV.

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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 TVs that have been available for more than two years.

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Supports Sixteen Video Formats Supporteds

supports sixteen video formats supporteds

The Sony KDL-60W855 has a greater number of video formats than most large TVs that are a comparable age to it. This TV supports an AVI video formats supported, which is the most frequently supported video formats supported supported by large TVs that have been on the market for a similar time to the KDL-60W855. The video formats supporteds "3GP", "ASF", "AVC", "H.264", "M-JPEG", "MKV", "MOV", "MP4", "MPEG1", "MPEG2", "MPEG4", "RV", "VP8", "WEBM" and "XVID" are also supported by this television.

MP4 stands for Moving Pictures Expert Group 4.

AVI stands for Audio Video Interleave.

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Supports Eleven Audio Formats Supporteds

The KDL-60W855 has a greater number of audio formats than most large TVs that were released more than two years ago. This television supports an MP3 audio formats supported, which is the most commonly supported audio formats supported supported by televisions of this spec and age. The audio formats supporteds "3GPP", "AAC", "ASF", "HE-AAC", "LPCM", "MP1", "MP2", "MP4", "WAV" and "WMA" are also supported by this TV.

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Has Four Smart Modess

The number of smart modes found on the KDL-60W855 is more than most large TVs that came out around the same time as it. This TV has a Game smart modes, which is the most commonly found smart modes found on TVs of a comparable age and spec to the KDL-60W855. The smart modess "Cinema", "Photo" and "Sports" are also found on this Sony TV.

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8 Reasons Against

Does Not Support Smart TV

Most of the other large TVs that are a similar age to the KDL-60W855 support smart TV, however the KDL-60W855 does not support smart TV.

We compared all the other TVs which also support smart TV to this TV and we think the Samsung UE55H6800[plb_2465825_price] or the Samsung UE55H8000[plb_2232249_price], or the LG 55EC930[plb_2442859_price] are also worth considering.

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Running Costs Are Very High

Whilst this TV has an efficiency rating of A+, the KDL-60W855 has an average running cost of £170 over 5 years based on typical usage levels and energy prices, which makes it one of the most expensive to run large TVs that have been available for more than two years.

Does Not Have a Built-In Camera

Most TVs of this type and age do not have a built-in camera. The KDL-60W855 is no exception to this as it too does not have a built-in camera.

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Only Supports Three Image Formats Supporteds

The KDL-60W855 has a greater number of image formats than most TVs of this age and spec. This TV supports a JPG image formats supported, which is the most commonly supported image formats supported supported by televisions of a similar spec and age to the KDL-60W855. The image formats supporteds "MPO" and "RAW" are also supported by this Sony TV.

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Does Not Feature OLED Technology

Like most of the other TVs of this age and type, the KDL-60W855 does not feature OLED technology.

It is worth considering alternative televisions which also feature OLED technology including the LG 55EC930[plb_2442859_price] which also has a higher rating.

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Quite High Annual Energy Consumption

The KDL-60W855 has one of the higher annual energy consumptions (160 kilowatt hours) amongst comparable spec TVs of this age. The average annual energy consumption of large TVs that have been on the market for around the same time as the KDL-60W855 is 120kWh.

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Quite Thick

The Sony KDL-60W855 has a quite thick depth (93 millimeters) compared to most of the other televisions of this spec and age. The depths of large TVs that are a comparable age to the KDL-60W855 range from 3.5mm to 100mm, and the average depth is 56mm.

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Heavy

Across all the televisions of a similar age and type to the KDL-60W855 the weights range from 1.8kg to 63kg. With a weight of 33.7 kilograms, the KDL-60W855's weight is one of the heaviest amongst TVs of a comparable age and spec to the KDL-60W855.

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2 Other reasons to consider the Sony KDL-60W855

Full HD HD Type

Full HD HD type

The display resolution of this television is Full HD, which is the most commonly found HD type on TVs that were released 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.

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Released Over Three Years Ago

It was over three years ago when this television was released.

Specification

Display
Display Diagonal
HD Type
3D
3D Type
Screen Shape
Motion Interpolation Frequency
Noise Reduction
Motion Interpolation Technology
Contrast Ratio (dynamic)
Display Resolution
Supported Video Modes
Aspect Ratio
2D-3D Converter
Display Diagonal (metric)
Viewing Angle, Horizontal
Supported Graphics Resolutions
Viewing Angle, Vertical
TV Tuner
Digital Signal Format System
Tuner Type
Analog Signal Format System
Smart TV
Smart TV
Lifestyle Apps
Video Apps
Audio
Audio System
RMS Rated Power
Number of Loudspeakers
Built-In Speaker(s)
Auto Volume Leveler
Sound Modes
Audio Decoders
Audio Decoding Technologies
Ports & Interfaces
Headphone Outputs
Common Interface Plus (CI+)
Common Interface (CI)
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Ports
RF Ports Quantity
SCART Ports Quantity
Digital Audio Optical Out
Composite Video in
Component Video (YPbPr/YCbCr) in
USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
DVI Port
PC in (D-Sub)
HDMI Ports Quantity
Consumer Electronics Control (CEC)
Audio (L,R) in
Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL)
Audio Return Channel (ARC)
Networking
Wi-Fi
Ethernet LAN
Wi-Fi Direct
Near Field Communication (NFC)
Management Features
Sleep Timer
On/Off Timer
Picture-and-Picture
Smart Modes
On Screen Display (OSD)
Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)
On Screen Display (OSD) Languages
Hotel Mode
Performance
Video Formats Supported
Audio Formats Supported
Image Formats Supported
Teletext Function
Parental Control
24p Support
Ambient Light Sensor
Panorama
Teletext
Supported File Systems
Deep Colour Support
Design
LED Indicators
Colour of Product
Ergonomics
On/off Switch
VESA Mounting
Power
Power Consumption (typical)
Power Consumption (standby)
Energy Efficiency Class
Annual Energy Consumption
Certificates
Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) Certified
Weight & Dimensions
Depth
Weight
Weight With Stand
Depth (with Stand)
Height (with Stand)
Width (with Stand)
Height
Width
Package Height
Package Depth
Package Width
Packaging Content
3D Glasses Included
Desktop Stand
Batteries Included
Handheld Remote Control
3D Glasses Quantity
Cables Included
Quick Start Guide
Manual
Technical Details
LED Backlight
Other Features
HDD Recording

Expert Reviews

(1)
16 December 2015

Im Test setzt der Sony KDL-65W855C gleich zwei neue Spitzenwerte. Sowohl bei der Bildqualität als auch bei der Ausstattung ist der Sony-TV das aktuell beste Gerät über 43 Zoll. Während auch...

Balanced colours
Strong contrast
Sharpness
Sizetoprice ratio
Tolles Bild mit berragendem Kontrast, AndroidTV mit vielen Apps
Narrow viewing angles
Could do with more apps
Hoher Stromverbrauch im Standby
3DBrillen kosten extra
Stolzer Preis

Running Cost

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Electricity cost when switched on £168.25
Electricity cost when on standby £1.52
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Total running cost over 5 years £169.77
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Energy Rating
0.84T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.84 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
22
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant 22 tree seedlings and grow them for 10 years.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers kdl60w855, kdl60w855b, kdl60w855bb, sony kdl60w855, sony kdl60w855b, sony kdl60w855bb, sony kdl60w855bbu
Barcodes 04905524959512, 04905524959529, 04905524959536

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