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Sony XBR-55X850A review: specs and price

Sony XBR-55X850A

Why is Sony XBR-55X850A better than the average?

  • Pixel density
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    80ppivs65.19ppi
  • Resolution
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    3840 x 2160pxvs5.93MP
  • Width
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    1.26mvs1.29m
  • USB ports
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    3vs2.25
  • HDMI ports
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    4vs3.53
  • HDMI version
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    2vs1.74
  • Power consumption in standby mode
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    0.2W vs0.43W
  • Thickness
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    59mmvs135.3mm

Price comparison

Sony XBR-55X850A

ProductStorePrice
Sony XBR-55X850A AmazonSony X80J 55 Inch TV: 4K Ultra HD LED Sm...Sony X80J 55 Inch TV: 4K Ultra HD LED Smart Google TV with Dolby Vision HDR and Alexa Compatibility KD55X80J- 2021 Model
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$748.00
Sony XBR-55X850A AmazonSony A90J 55 Inch TV: BRAVIA XR OLED 4K ...Sony A90J 55 Inch TV: BRAVIA XR OLED 4K Ultra HD Smart Google TV with Dolby Vision HDR and Alexa Compatibility XR55A90J- 2021 Model
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$2,798.00
Sony XBR-55X850A 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 XBR-55X850A 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 XBR-55X850A AmazonSony X900H 55-inch TV: 4K Ultra HD Smart...Sony X900H 55-inch TV: 4K Ultra HD Smart LED TV with HDR, Game Mode for Gaming, and Alexa Compatibility - 2020 Model
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$998.00
Sony XBR-55X850A AmazonSony A8H 65-inch TV: BRAVIA OLED 4K Ultr...Sony A8H 65-inch TV: BRAVIA OLED 4K Ultra HD Smart TV with HDR and Alexa Compatibility - 2020 Model
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$2,498.00
Sony XBR-55X850A AmazonSony XBR-55A8H 55" 4K Ultra High Definit...Sony XBR-55A8H 55" 4K Ultra High Definition HDR OLED Bravia Smart TV with an Additional 1 Year Coverage by Epic Protect (2020)
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$1,909.03
Sony XBR-55X850A AmazonSony Z8H 85 Inch TV: 8K Ultra HD Smart L...Sony Z8H 85 Inch TV: 8K Ultra HD Smart LED TV with HDR and Alexa Compatibility - 2020 Model
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$8,998.00
Sony XBR-55X850A AmazonSony XBR-55A8H 55" 4K Ultra High Definit...Sony XBR-55A8H 55" 4K Ultra High Definition HDR OLED Bravia Smart TV with an Additional 4 Year Coverage by Epic Protect (2020)
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$2,099.57

Design

1.width

1.26m

The width represents the horizontal dimension of the product. We consider a smaller width better because it assures easy maneuverability.
2.weight

28.2kg

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.
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.
The gross weight of the product when packaged, including all wrapping, and boxing.
The height represents the vertical dimension of the product. We consider a smaller height better because it assures easy maneuverability.

Display

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.
2.resolution

3840 x 2160px

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.
The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
4.has an LED-backlit display
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Uses LED backlighting, resulting in better image quality, more vibrant colors and richer blacks.
An ambient light sensor adjusts the luminance of the device according to the amount of natural light that surrounds it.
The frequency at which the screen is refreshed. Higher frequency results in less flickering (less noise) and more natural movement representation in action-intense scenes.
The display supports HDR10, which is an HDR (high dynamic range) video technology. Compared to standard dynamic range (SDR) video, HDR10 video has greater contrast and color depth, resulting in more realistic images.
8.has micro or local dimming
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Local dimming is when sections of the LED array are turned off or dimmed to help produce the deep blacks and higher contrasts.
Horizontal viewing angle is the maximum angle at which a display can be viewed with acceptable visual performance.

Connectivity

1.supports Wi-Fi
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The device can connect to Wi-Fi.
With more USB ports, you are able to connect more devices.
More HDMI ports mean that you can simultaneously connect numerous devices, such as video game consoles and set-top boxes.
Newer versions of HDMI support higher bandwidth, which allows for higher resolutions and frame rates.
5.supports Wi-Fi 4 (802.11n)
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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.is DLNA-certified
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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.
The more component 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
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If the device supports Dolby Digital it can deliver up to six different audio channels (sides) for a much better sound quality.
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.
4.has auto volume
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This technology adjusts the volume of the device according with what the video player needs.
5.has a subwoofer
Sony XBR-55X850A
Devices with a subwoofer have a higher quality, deeper bass.
6.supports Digital Out
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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 XBR-55X850A
USB recording is the capacity of the device to record content into plugged in USB devices.
2.has a sleep timer
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A sleep timer is a function that shuts off the power after a preset amount of time.
3.has a search browser
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With a search browser app, you can surf the internet from your device.
4.has a child lock
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A child lock enables adults to prevent or restrict children’s use of the device.

Miscellaneous

1.Has Skype app
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A TV set with the Skype app allows connecting with other people from your device.

Price comparison

Sony XBR-55X850A

ProductStorePrice
Sony XBR-55X850A AmazonSony X80J 55 Inch TV: 4K Ultra HD LED Sm...Sony X80J 55 Inch TV: 4K Ultra HD LED Smart Google TV with Dolby Vision HDR and Alexa Compatibility KD55X80J- 2021 Model
Amazon logo
$748.00
Sony XBR-55X850A AmazonSony A90J 55 Inch TV: BRAVIA XR OLED 4K ...Sony A90J 55 Inch TV: BRAVIA XR OLED 4K Ultra HD Smart Google TV with Dolby Vision HDR and Alexa Compatibility XR55A90J- 2021 Model
Amazon logo
$2,798.00
Sony XBR-55X850A 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 XBR-55X850A 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 XBR-55X850A AmazonSony X900H 55-inch TV: 4K Ultra HD Smart...Sony X900H 55-inch TV: 4K Ultra HD Smart LED TV with HDR, Game Mode for Gaming, and Alexa Compatibility - 2020 Model
Amazon logo
$998.00
Sony XBR-55X850A AmazonSony A8H 65-inch TV: BRAVIA OLED 4K Ultr...Sony A8H 65-inch TV: BRAVIA OLED 4K Ultra HD Smart TV with HDR and Alexa Compatibility - 2020 Model
Amazon logo
$2,498.00
Sony XBR-55X850A AmazonSony XBR-55A8H 55" 4K Ultra High Definit...Sony XBR-55A8H 55" 4K Ultra High Definition HDR OLED Bravia Smart TV with an Additional 1 Year Coverage by Epic Protect (2020)
Amazon logo
$1,909.03
Sony XBR-55X850A AmazonSony Z8H 85 Inch TV: 8K Ultra HD Smart L...Sony Z8H 85 Inch TV: 8K Ultra HD Smart LED TV with HDR and Alexa Compatibility - 2020 Model
Amazon logo
$8,998.00
Sony XBR-55X850A AmazonSony XBR-55A8H 55" 4K Ultra High Definit...Sony XBR-55A8H 55" 4K Ultra High Definition HDR OLED Bravia Smart TV with an Additional 4 Year Coverage by Epic Protect (2020)
Amazon logo
$2,099.57

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