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Sony KDL 55W800C 55"

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Sony KDL 55W800C 55" review: specs and price

Sony KDL 55W800C 55"

Why is Sony KDL 55W800C 55" better than the average?

  • Width
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    1.23mvs1.29m
  • Weight
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    17kgvs20.14kg
  • HDMI version
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    2vs1.74
  • HDMI ports
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    4vs3.53
  • Thickness
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    61mmvs135.59mm
  • Component ports
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    1vs0.92
  • Annual power consumption
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    104kWhvs212.83kWh
  • Height
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    715mmvs760.42mm

Price comparison

Sony KDL 55W800C 55"

ProductStorePrice
Sony KDL 55W800C 55" AmazonSony X800H 43-inch TV: 4K Ultra HD Smart...Sony X800H 43-inch TV: 4K Ultra HD Smart LED TV with HDR and Alexa Compatibility - 2020 Model
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$598.00
Sony KDL 55W800C 55" AmazonSony X950H 49-inch TV: 4K Ultra HD Smart...Sony X950H 49-inch TV: 4K Ultra HD Smart LED TV with HDR and Alexa Compatibility - 2020 Model
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$998.00
Sony KDL 55W800C 55" AmazonSony 32-inch 720p Smart LED TV (KDL32W60...Sony 32-inch 720p Smart LED TV (KDL32W600D, 2016 Model)
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$248.00
Sony KDL 55W800C 55" AmazonSony KDL32W600D 32-Inch HD Smart TV S200...Sony KDL32W600D 32-Inch HD Smart TV S200F 2.1ch Soundbar with Built-in subwoofer (HT-S200F)
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$448.00
Sony KDL 55W800C 55" AmazonSony KDL-32W600D 32-Inch Class HD Smart ...Sony KDL-32W600D 32-Inch Class HD Smart TV HT-S100F 2.0ch Soundbar
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$399.99
Sony KDL 55W800C 55" AmazonSony KDL32W600D 32-Inch Built-In Wi-Fi H...Sony KDL32W600D 32-Inch Built-In Wi-Fi HD Smart TV (2016 Model) (Renewed)
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$229.97

Design

1.width

1.23m

The width represents the horizontal dimension of the product. We consider a smaller width better because it assures easy maneuverability.
We consider a lower weight better because lighter devices are more comfortable to carry. A lower weight is also an advantage for home appliances, as it makes transportation easier, and for many other types of products.
How much power the device consumes when it's switched on.
The power consumption in standby mode, also called energy-saving mode, measures the amount of power the device consumes when shut down but still plugged in.
5.supports a remote smartphone
Sony KDL 55W800C 55"
This technology allows the users to use their smartphone as a remote control for the device.
We consider a thinner chassis better because it makes the product more compact and portable. Thinness is a feature highlighted by many manufacturers of mobile devices, but it is essential for a wide range of products.
7.has a wall bracket
Sony KDL 55W800C 55"
This bracket allows the user to change the viewing angle manually by up to 90 degrees.
The gross weight of the product when packaged, including all wrapping, and boxing.
The more power per year a device consumes, the less energy efficient it is, making it more costly over time.

Display

1.resolution

1920 x 1080px

Resolution is an essential indicator of a screen's image quality, representing the maximum amount of pixels that can be shown on the screen. The resolution is given as a compound value, comprised of horizontal and vertical pixels.
Pixel density is a measurement of a screen's resolution, expressed as the number of pixels per inch (PPI) on the screen. A higher pixel density translates into more clarity and sharpness for the images rendered on the screen, thus improving the quality of the viewing experience.
The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
4.has an LED-backlit display
Sony KDL 55W800C 55"
Uses LED backlighting, resulting in better image quality, more vibrant colors and richer blacks.
5.Has an OLED or AMOLED display
Sony KDL 55W800C 55"
OLED (Organic Light-Emitting Diode) displays are formed of organic materials that emit light. They have higher contrast ratios and wider viewing angles compared to LCDs. AMOLED and POLED are types of OLED displays.
6.has a display in 24p
Sony KDL 55W800C 55"
A display that supports 24p can display content at the same speed of a screen cinema, for a more cinematic experience.
7.has an IPS screen
Sony KDL 55W800C 55"
IPS (In-Plane Switching) is a technology used for LCDs. It was designed to overcome the main limitations of conventional twisted nematic TFT displays: limited viewing angles and low-quality color reproduction. PLS (Plane-to-Line Switching) is a type of IPS screen developed by Samsung, with increased brightness and lower production costs.
8.Has a curved display
Sony KDL 55W800C 55"
A curved screen is designed to better fill a user's field of vision, giving the viewer a sense of being immersed in the image. As our eyes have a natural curvature, these displays can also help to reduce eye strain.
9.has an ambient light sensor
Sony KDL 55W800C 55"
An ambient light sensor adjusts the luminance of the device according to the amount of natural light that surrounds it.

Connectivity

1.supports Wi-Fi
Sony KDL 55W800C 55"
The device can connect to Wi-Fi.
With more USB ports, you are able to connect more devices.
Newer versions of HDMI support higher bandwidth, which allows for higher resolutions and frame rates.
More HDMI ports mean that you can simultaneously connect numerous devices, such as video game consoles and set-top boxes.
5.supports Wi-Fi 4 (802.11n)
Sony KDL 55W800C 55"
Wi-Fi 4 (802.11n) is a wireless standard released in 2009. It has faster transfer rates and improved security compared to its predecessors – a, b, and g.
6.has a VGA connector
Sony KDL 55W800C 55"
VGA connector is a widespread connector and is found on many video cards, computer monitors, and some television sets.
7.supports common interface
Sony KDL 55W800C 55"
This is a technology which allows separation of the TV screen and the decoder. It is used for pay-to-view TV (like Apple TV).
8.is DLNA-certified
Sony KDL 55W800C 55"
All DLNA-certified products are compatible with one another. When different devices are connected to the same network, data can be transferred easily between them.
The more composite ports a device has, the more devices can be simultaneously connected, such as video game consoles and set-top boxes.

Audio

1.supports Dolby Digital
Sony KDL 55W800C 55"
If the device supports Dolby Digital it can deliver up to six different audio channels (sides) for a much better sound quality.
2.has stereo speakers
Sony KDL 55W800C 55"
Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
3.supports Dolby Digital Plus
Sony KDL 55W800C 55"
If a device supports Dolby Digital Plus it can deliver up to fourteen different audio channels (sides) with improved bitrates, for a much better sound quality.
Audio output power is based on the number of speakers and their power in watts. High audio output power results in loud, clear sounds.
5.has auto volume
Sony KDL 55W800C 55"
This technology adjusts the volume of the device according with what the video player needs.
6.supports Dolby Virtual
Sony KDL 55W800C 55"
Dolby Virtual Speaker produces a surround sound experience over the stereo speakers.
7.supports Dolby Digital MS10
Sony KDL 55W800C 55"
If a device supports Dolby Digital MS10 it can decode Dolby Digital and Dolby Digital Plus.
8.has a subwoofer
Sony KDL 55W800C 55"
Devices with a subwoofer have a higher quality, deeper bass.
9.supports Digital Out
Sony KDL 55W800C 55"
Devices that support Digital Out can deliver sound through optic fiber audio cables (like TOSLINK) or coaxial audio cables, which can transmit high-resolution audio at fast speeds.

Features

1.supports USB recording
Sony KDL 55W800C 55"
USB recording is the capacity of the device to record content into plugged in USB devices.
2.has a sleep timer
Sony KDL 55W800C 55"
A sleep timer is a function that shuts off the power after a preset amount of time.
3.has time shift
Sony KDL 55W800C 55"
This function allows the user to record and program a file to a storage medium (dvd player or usb) to be viewed or listened at a more convenient time.
4.has a child lock
Sony KDL 55W800C 55"
A child lock enables adults to prevent or restrict children’s use of the device.
5.has a search browser
Sony KDL 55W800C 55"
With a search browser app, you can surf the internet from your device.
With this function, both players can see their own game in full-screen simultaneously by wearing special glasses.
7.has a front camera
Sony KDL 55W800C 55"
A front camera, also called secondary camera, can be used for video chats/selfies.
8.has a physical QWERTY keyboard
Sony KDL 55W800C 55"
Text messaging is much faster due to a hardware keyboard.
9.supports text-to-speech
Sony KDL 55W800C 55"
This enables your device to verbalize on-screen content.

Miscellaneous

With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.

Price comparison

Sony KDL 55W800C 55"

ProductStorePrice
Sony KDL 55W800C 55" AmazonSony X800H 43-inch TV: 4K Ultra HD Smart...Sony X800H 43-inch TV: 4K Ultra HD Smart LED TV with HDR and Alexa Compatibility - 2020 Model
Amazon logo
$598.00
Sony KDL 55W800C 55" AmazonSony X950H 49-inch TV: 4K Ultra HD Smart...Sony X950H 49-inch TV: 4K Ultra HD Smart LED TV with HDR and Alexa Compatibility - 2020 Model
Amazon logo
$998.00
Sony KDL 55W800C 55" AmazonSony 32-inch 720p Smart LED TV (KDL32W60...Sony 32-inch 720p Smart LED TV (KDL32W600D, 2016 Model)
Amazon logo
$248.00
Sony KDL 55W800C 55" AmazonSony KDL32W600D 32-Inch HD Smart TV S200...Sony KDL32W600D 32-Inch HD Smart TV S200F 2.1ch Soundbar with Built-in subwoofer (HT-S200F)
Amazon logo
$448.00
Sony KDL 55W800C 55" AmazonSony KDL-32W600D 32-Inch Class HD Smart ...Sony KDL-32W600D 32-Inch Class HD Smart TV HT-S100F 2.0ch Soundbar
Amazon logo
$399.99
Sony KDL 55W800C 55" AmazonSony KDL32W600D 32-Inch Built-In Wi-Fi H...Sony KDL32W600D 32-Inch Built-In Wi-Fi HD Smart TV (2016 Model) (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$229.97

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