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Sony KDL65W859CBU

£999.98
£929.98 £70.00 cheaper than 45 days ago
65" Full HD Active Mar 2015
A+
Display Diagonal HD Type 3D 3D Type Release Date £200.13 Electricity cost over 5 years
Sony televisions have good reviews
3D
Supports Wi-Fi
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Reviews

Sony Televisions Have Good Reviews

Based on 2,235 expert and owner reviews (including 21 verified purchases), Sony has good ratings for its TVs. Sony also has good ratings specifically within its large display diagonal TVs range compared to other brands. 60% of those that bought a Sony TV would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Other

Released Over Two Years Ago

It was March 2015 when Sony released the KDL-65W859.


Energy

Running Costs Are OK

This large display diagonal TV is rated A+ for energy efficiency. The average running cost of the KDL-65W859 is £201 over 5 years based on average energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 307 large display diagonal TVs that have been around for more than two years.


Display

Full HD

Full HD

The display resolution of this television is Full HD, which is typical of many TVs of this type and age. 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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Quite Fast Motion Interpolation Frequency

The KDL-65W859 has one of the faster motion interpolation frequencies (1,000 hertz) amongst large display diagonal TVs of this age. TVs of a comparable age and type to this TV have motion interpolation frequencies of between 50Hz and 1,800Hz, and the average motion interpolation frequency is 520Hz.

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65 Inches Display Diagonal

This is a 65 inch TV.

We compared all the other 65" TVs to this TV and we think the Sony KDL-65W855 (£1,916.38) which has better reviews is also worth considering.

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Networking

Supports Wi-Fi

supports Wi-Fi

The KDL-65W859 supports Wi-Fi, as do most of the other comparable spec TVs that have been around for more than two years.

We compared this TV to all the other televisions which support Wi-Fi and we think because of its better review score, the Samsung UE55H6800 (£999.99) is also worth considering.

We compared this television to all the other TVs with a Wi-Fi and we think the Sony KDL-65W857 (£949.99), or the Samsung UN65H6400 are also worth considering.

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Supports Near Field Communication (NFC)

The Sony KDL-65W859 supports Near Field Communication (NFC), as do most of the other TVs of this type and age.

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Supports Bluetooth

The KDL-65W859 supports Bluetooth, as do most of the other TVs of a comparable age and spec to this TV.

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Supports Wi-Fi Direct

The KDL-65W859 supports Wi-Fi Direct, as do most of the other televisions of this type and age.

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Has an Ethernet Port

The KDL-65W859 has an ethernet port, as do most of the other TVs of this age and spec.

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Performance

Supports 24p

The KDL-65W859 supports 24p. Most of the other TVs of this type and age also support 24p.

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Ports & Interfaces

Supports High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP)

The Sony KDL-65W859 supports High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP), as do most of the other large display diagonal TVs that were launched more than two years ago.

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Management Features

Supports Picture-in-Picture

The KDL-65W859 supports Picture-In-Picture, as do most of the other TVs that have been on the market for around the same time as this TV.

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Has an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)

The Sony KDL-65W859 has an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG), as do most of the other TVs of a similar spec and age to this television.

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Certificates

Has a Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) Certified

The KDL-65W859 has a Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) certified. Most of the other televisions of this age and type also have a Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) certified.

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Smart TV

Supports Smart TV

The KDL-65W859 supports Smart TV, as do most of the other large display diagonal TVs that have been available for a comparable time to this TV.

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Weight & Dimensions

Fairly Thick

The depths of televisions that have been on the market for around the same time as this TV range from 2.9mm to 100mm. At 78 millimeters, the KDL-65W859 has a fairly thick depth compared to most of the other TVs of this spec and age.

Other TVs with a thicker depth that you might want to look at include the UE55H6800 (£999.99) (90.6mm and higher rated), or the UE55H6410 (£794.99) (69.2mm and higher rated) both from Samsung.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers sonybravia kdl65w859cbu, sony kdl65w859cbaep, sony kdl65w859cbu
Barcodes 00635131626364, 04548736002579, 04548736002586, 05055760736916

Sony KDL-65W859 Review Sources

To prepare this Sony KDL-65W859 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 1,018,074 product attributes, 85,006 TV reviews and 3,569,800 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.

Other TVs to Consider

Samsung UE55J5500 vs Sony KDL-65W859

Samsung UE55J5500 vs Sony KDL-65W859
Samsung UE55J5500 Sony KDL-65W859
£ 639.99 £929.98
£290 Cheaper
73% Lighter
One More RF Port
Superior Energy Efficiency Rating
Only Two USB 2.0 Ports
One Less HDMI Port

LG 50LF5610 vs Sony KDL-65W859

LG 50LF5610 vs Sony KDL-65W859
LG 50LF5610 Sony KDL-65W859
£ 499.98 £929.98
£430 Cheaper
48% Cheaper to Run
84% Lower Annual Energy Consumption
70% Lighter
Three Times Slower Motion Interpolation Frequency
Only One USB 2.0 Port

Samsung UE55JU6800 vs Sony KDL-65W859

Samsung UE55JU6800 vs Sony KDL-65W859
Samsung UE55JU6800 Sony KDL-65W859
£ 499.99 £929.98
£430 Cheaper
Higher Display Resolution
Energy Efficiency Rating is Better
Two RF Ports
10" Smaller Screen Size
Does Not Support VESA Mounting
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