Sony XBR X850C 55"

Sony XBR X850C 55"

Sony XBR X850C 55" review: specs and price

Sony XBR X850C 55"
Sony XBR X850C 55"

Why is Sony XBR X850C 55" better than the average?

  • Pixel density

  • Resolution

    3840 x 2160pxvs5.33MP
  • Width

  • USB ports

  • Weight

  • HDMI version

  • HDMI ports

  • Thickness


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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.


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.
4.has a wall bracket
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This bracket allows the user to change the viewing angle manually by up to 90 degrees.
5.shipping weight


The gross weight of the product when packaged, including all wrapping, and boxing.
6.has a motorised wall bracket
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This stand allows the user to change the viewing angle by up to 90 degrees with a remote control.


1.pixel density


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.

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.
3.screen size


The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
4.has an LED-backlit display
Sony XBR X850C 55"
Uses LED backlighting, resulting in better image quality, more vibrant colors and richer blacks.
5.Has an OLED or AMOLED display
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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 an IPS screen
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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.


1.supports Wi-Fi
Sony XBR X850C 55"
The device can connect to Wi-Fi.
2.USB ports


With more USB ports, you are able to connect more devices.
3.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.
4.HDMI version


A newer HDMI version offers a higher bandwidth and is capable of carrying a better signal, e.g. more audio channels, more frames per second etc.
5.HDMI ports


More HDMI ports mean that you can simultaneously connect numerous devices, such as video game consoles and set-top boxes.
6.has a VGA connector
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VGA connector is a widespread connector and is found on many video cards, computer monitors, and some television sets.


1.supports Dolby Digital
Sony XBR X850C 55"
If the device supports Dolby Digital it can deliver up to six different audio channels (sides) for a much better sound quality.
2.supports Dolby Digital Plus
Sony XBR X850C 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.
3.has auto volume
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This technology adjusts the volume of the device according with what the video player needs.
4.has stereo speakers
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Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
5.supports Dolby Virtual
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Dolby Virtual Speaker produces a surround sound experience over the stereo speakers.
6.supports Dolby Digital MS10
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If a device supports Dolby Digital MS10 it can decode Dolby Digital and Dolby Digital Plus.


1.supports USB recording
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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.operating power consumption


How much power the device consumes when it's switched on.
4.supports common interface
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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).
5.supports a remote smartphone
Sony XBR X850C 55"
This technology allows the users to use their smartphone as a remote control for the device.
6.has a front camera
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A front camera, also called secondary camera, can be used for video chats/selfies.


1.power consumption in standby mode


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.

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