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Sony KDL75W855CBU

£1,799.00
75" Full HD Active Mar 2015
A+
Display Diagonal HD Type 3D 3D Type Release Date £264.23 Electricity cost over 5 years
Good picture quality
Good smart TV features
Good product quality
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Reasonably Priced

Some Sony KDL-75W855 owners who bought it considered that it was good value for money. Amazon Customer wrote this year “Very good TV for the price, with a very good definition” in their review. David M. mentioned on Amazon “Great price on amazon price day” in his review of the Sony KDL-75W855. J. Colman said in their review of the Sony KDL-75W855 on Amazon “Great tv for the price”.

One person wrote in their reviews that the product was a bargain for the price. Difficult_guy wrote in their review “Negatives, * SD channels doesnt look nice, * Tv stand does look cheap * No USB 3 * Cheap looking plastic remote * Setting could be very difficult for new user * 3D glasses”.

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Expensive

We checked 46 large display diagonal televisions that have been on the market for more than two years and they range in price from £379 to £5,170. We think that this Sony TV looks expensive compared to other large display diagonal televisions that have been on the market for more than two years.


Weight & Dimensions

Good Size

Some Sony KDL-75W855 reviewers thought it was thin. Feeeee said on Amazon a few weeks ago “The bezel is very thin so almost the full size of it is screen (if you know what I mean” in their Sony KDL-75W855 review. Last year Joy H. she wrote “I have mine wall mounted with a sonus LL22 slim line bracket which while not cheap is of great quality” in her Sony KDL-75W855 review. S Adam mentioned on Amazon “Also, because of it's amazingly thin frame, looks smaller on the stand it sits on” in their review of the Sony KDL-75W855 and scored it 5 stars.

One customer considered that the product was compact.

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Design

Good Product Quality

A number of customers mentioned in their reviews that it was good quality. Difficult_guy mentioned in October this year “I just fall in love with excellent picture quality, lots of contents to watch as you can download lot of apps like kodi, netflix, plex etc” in their review of the Sony KDL-75W855 and gave it an excellent rating. This month Feeeee wrote “The picture quality is superb and as other reviewers have mentioned, we can't imagine how 4K could produce a noticeable enough improvement to justify the massive price difference” in their Sony KDL-75W855 review and gave the product a rating of 5 stars. In October last year Joy H. mentioned “The sound quality is surprisingly good for a flat panel, to be fair I have mine linked to the recommended Sony accessory wireless subwoofer which requires no separate controls” in her review and gave the Sony KDL-75W855 a score of 5 stars.

Nice Design

A number of customers reckoned that it was good looking. In October last year Lee R. said in his review of this TV “Stunning looking TV, excellent connectivity options, beautiful picture”. Matthew Wailes mentioned on Amazon in the same month “Even the sound is pretty good for a flat screen, only drawback is you don't get any 3d glasses in the box” in his review of this TV. N. Grace mentioned in their Sony KDL-75W855 review “The older style TDGBR250 Sony active 3D glasses won't work with this”.

Some customers who purchased it reckoned that it had a thick frame. S Adam wrote in their review of the Sony KDL-75W855 on Amazon “The TV has a very thin bezel”.

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Easy to Use

A few customers who purchased it thought it was easy to use. Joy H. scored it very highly and she wrote “I find the new software interface both more intuitive and easier to use than the 55 inch 2014 model I bought for another room” in her review of this TV.

One Sony KDL-75W855 owner who bought the product concluded that it had a good experience. Last year Joy H. rated the product 5 stars and she mentioned on Amazon “Having just one remote for everything really makes viewing an effortless and enjoyable experience”.

One Sony KDL-75W855 reviewer who bought it thought it was easy to setup. D. A. Moore wrote on Amazon “The TV was relatively straightforward to set-up and operate”.

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Robust

Three people reckoned that it was well made. Joy H. gave the Sony KDL-75W855 a rating of 5 stars and she wrote “Amazon prime TV is built in as is Netflx” in her review. Matthew Wailes mentioned in his Sony KDL-75W855 review on Amazon “What can I say other than incredible picture is flawless build quality is excellent”.

One customer concluded that it was strong and durable. In October last year Little Mo scored it 5 stars and wrote “The stand is just a tiny piece of rounded metal (don't be put off by that though because it's actually very sturdy”.

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Display

Good Picture Quality

A number of Sony KDL-75W855 reviewers who reviewed the Sony KDL-75W855 thought it had good picture quality. Little Mo said on Amazon “Incredible picture quality” in their review of this TV. Little Mo also mentioned “The picture quality is excellent even though I've not adjusted the settings since taking it out of the box”. This year Oldschool mentioned “I will admit that like other purchasers of this TV I too am truly amazed at the Superb picture quality whilst watching a select certain Type of Media”.

One customer who purchased it wrote that it was good for watching movies. Little Mo mentioned on Amazon “The sound quality is good, although for movies I play it through my sony surround sound which also seems to be enhanced somehow (maybe I'm imagining it?” and gave the product a very good review score.

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Good High Def TV

Several Sony KDL-75W855 owners thought it was good at displaying high definition TV. A few weeks ago Difficult_guy mentioned “I will highly recommend this product who is willing to buy HD tv set”. Oldschool wrote on Amazon this year “The fact is this TV absolutely Loves HD Blu Ray movies” in their review. Oldschool also mentioned “If all you watch is the HD channels and BLU Ray movies”.

Good 3D Picture Quality

Four Sony KDL-75W855 owners who bought the Sony KDL-75W855 considered that it had a good 3D picture quality. In October this year Difficult_guy mentioned “I replaced with my Sharp 60" 3d TV”. N. Grace said on Amazon “Excellent TV, just make sure you get the correct 3D glasses”. Last year S Adam rated the Sony KDL-75W855 5 stars and said in their review on Amazon “Who looks at that in the first week? Note that even though this is a 3D TV, no glasses are provided”.

Full HD

Full HD

The display resolution of this TV is Full HD, which is typical of many televisions of this spec 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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Smart TV

Good Smart TV Features

A few Sony KDL-75W855 owners mentioned in their reviews that this TV was good for watching on demand TV. This month Feeeee mentioned “The remote has an actual Netflix button on it which takes you straight there” in their review and scored it 5 stars.

Two people who bought the product thought it had good apps. Feeeee said on Amazon in October “The software makes navigating very easy and there are loads of apps such as YouTube, Amazon Prime” in their review of the Sony KDL-75W855 and rated it as excellent.

One Sony KDL-75W855 owner who bought it concluded that it had great smart functions. Last year Philip L. said on Amazon “The SMART functions whilst interesting are a little overwhelming” and scored the Sony KDL-75W855 80 out of 100.

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Good Connectivity

A few Sony KDL-75W855 owners who reviewed it concluded that it was good in terms of connectivity. One person said in their reviews that it was good in terms of HDMI connections. Feeeee mentioned in their review “It has plenty of HDMI slots for any components you wish to connect”.

One customer who reviewed the Sony KDL-75W855 mentioned that it was good in terms of USB connections. D. A. Moore mentioned on Amazon last year “I was particularly interested in the USB sockets on the TV as I like to watch a lot of stuff that I have downloaded” in their Sony KDL-75W855 review nonetheless they gave the product a rating of 60 out of 100.

One Sony KDL-75W855 owner said in their reviews that the Sony KDL-75W855 had network functionality. Chris Farnath mentioned on Amazon last year “Make sure you connect the network first otherwise you'll waste a bit of time when it takes you through the auto set up” in his Sony KDL-75W855 review and scored the product very highly.

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Supports Screen Mirroring Function

The KDL-75W855 supports screen mirroring function, as do most of the other large display diagonal televisions that have been around for around the same time as this television.

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Supports Smart TV Features

The KDL-75W855 supports smart TV features. Most of the other televisions of this age and type also support smart TV features.

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Audio

Good Sound Quality

Five Sony KDL-75W855 owners thought it had good sound quality. Chris Farnath said “Any gripes? The speaker sound could be better.” in his review. This month Feeeee wrote “The combination of the incredible picture and rich, clear sound makes viewing a truly immersive experience” and rated the product 5 stars.


Support

Good Support

Two customers thought the Sony KDL-75W855 had good technical guidance. Keith said on Amazon “The youview has definitely made the sony tv's better> the guide is now a lot easier to navigate” in his Sony KDL-75W855 review. S Adam wrote on Amazon “Screws; spacers for wall-mounting; quick start guide; a manual plus legal malarkey.I think” in their review of this TV.


Reviews

Good Brand

Based on 1,413 expert and user reviews (including 33 verified purchases), Sony has good reviews for its televisions. Sony also has good reviews specifically within its large display diagonal televisions range compared to other brands. 60% of those that bought a Sony TV would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

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Features

Good Technical Features

One person thought it had good features. In October last year Catfreak mentioned on Amazon “It will probably take me the rest of my life to appreciate the wealth of features (and yes we do use it as a monitor for a Windows 8 media PC).” and gave the product a very good review.

Good for Wall Mounting

One Sony KDL-75W855 owner reckoned that it was good for wall mounting. S Adam mentioned on Amazon last year “Ideal if you're wall mounting”.

Good Remote Control

One customer who reviewed it thought it had a good remote control. This year Difficult_guy said in their review of the Sony KDL-75W855 “It work like a one Flick remote and it is super remote”.

Inferior Stand

One Sony KDL-75W855 owner considered that the product did not have a good stand.


Networking

Supports Wi-Fi

supports Wi-Fi

The KDL-75W855 supports Wi-Fi. Most of the other large display diagonal televisions that have been on the market for around the same time as this TV also support Wi-Fi.

We compared all the other televisions which support Wi-Fi to this TV and we think cheaper televisions such as the Samsung UE55D7000LS is also worth considering.

It is worth considering other TVs which also support Wi-Fi including the Samsung UE60H7000, or the Sony KDL-65W955 (£1,939.93).

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Has a Wi-Fi Direct

The KDL-75W855 has a Wi-Fi Direct. Most of the other large display diagonal televisions that are a similar age to this TV also have a Wi-Fi Direct.

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Has an Ethernet Port

The Sony KDL-75W855 has an ethernet port, as do most of the other TVs of this age and spec.

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Performance

Features Parental Control

The Sony KDL-75W855 features parental control, as do most of the other TVs of this spec and age.

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Supports 24p Support

The KDL-75W855 supports 24p support, as do most of the other TVs of this age and type.

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Management Features

Has a Picture-and-Picture Function

The KDL-75W855 has a picture-and-picture function. Most of the other televisions of a similar age and type to this TV also have a picture-and-picture function.

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Has an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)

The KDL-75W855 has an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG). Most of the other large display diagonal televisions that are a similar age to this TV also have an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG).

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Other Features

Has an HDD Recording

The Sony KDL-75W855 has an HDD recording. Most of the other televisions of a similar spec and age to this TV also have an HDD recording.

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Packaging Content

Has a Mounting Kit

The KDL-75W855 has a mounting kit. Most of the other TVs that have been on the market for a comparable time to this TV also have a mounting kit.

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Energy

Running Costs Are Very High

The energy efficiency rating of this television is A+, however the KDL-75W855 has an average running cost of £265 over 5 years based on average energy prices and usage levels, which makes it one of the least economic to run TVs of a comparable age and spec.


Other

Released Over Two Years Ago

This large display diagonal TV has been on the market since April 2017.

Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers home kdl75w855cbu, sony kdl75w855cbu, sony c42czs00, sony c42cza00
Barcodes 04548736002593, 04548736002609

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