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Sony KDL48R510C

48" Edge-LED Flat May 2015
Screen Size HD Type LED Backlighting Screen Shape Release Date
Enjoy incredible picture quality and top notch entertainment. This elegantly slim LED TV boasts Full HD 1080p for incredible detail and Edge LED backlighting for boosted contrast. Builtin Wi-Fi... More
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10 Reasons For

Sony Has Good Television Reviews

On average Sony mid-size TVs have good reviews compared to other brands as do all TVs produced by Sony.

Has a WiFi Connection

has a WiFi connection

The KDL-48R510 has a WiFi connection. Most of the other mid-size TVs that have been available for a comparable time to the KDL-48R510 do not have a WiFi connection.

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Supports Smart TV Features

The KDL-48R510 supports smart TV features, as do most of the other televisions of a similar age and spec to the KDL-48R510.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution

This TV supports a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, which is typical of many TVs that have been available for a similar time to it.

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802.11n WiFi Standard

This TV supports an 802.11b|802.11g|802.11n WiFi standard, which is typical of many mid-size TVs that were launched more than a year ago.

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Has Five Sound Modes

The number of sound modes found on the Sony KDL-48R510 is more than most TVs of a similar age and type to it. This television has a Music sound mode, which is the most commonly found sound mode found on TVs that have been on the market for more than a year. The sound modes "Game", "Movie", "Sports" and "Standard" are also found on this Sony TV.

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Two USB 2.0 Ports

two USB 2.0 ports

The Sony KDL-48R510 is a two USB 2.0 port television.

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Supports Three Audio Formats

The KDL-48R510 has a greater number of audio formats than most TVs that have been available for around the same time as it. This TV supports an MP3 audio format, which is the most commonly supported audio format supported by televisions of this spec and age. The audio formats "WAV" and "WMA" are also supported by this television.

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Features Two Video Apps

The KDL-48R510 has a greater number of video apps than most televisions of a similar type and age to it. This television features a YouTube video app, which is the most commonly featured video app featured on mid-size TVs that have been around for a comparable time to the KDL-48R510. The video app "NetFlix" is also featured on this TV.

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Has One Smart Mode

The KDL-48R510 has a greater number of smart modes than most televisions of this type and age. The most frequently found smart mode is Game, but this smart mode is not found on this TV. The smart modes Hotel are also found on this Sony TV.

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9 Reasons Against

Not 3D Compatible

Most similar spec TVs that have been available for more than a year are not 3D compatible. The Sony KDL-48R510 is no exception to this as it too is not 3D compatible.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Camera

The KDL-48R510 does not have a built-in camera. Most of the other TVs of this age and type also do not have a built-in camera.

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Only Supports One Image Format

The number of image formats supported by the Sony KDL-48R510 is more than most TVs of a similar spec and age to it. This Sony TV supports a JPG image format, which is the most commonly supported image format supported by TVs of this spec and age.

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Does Not Feature OLED Technology

The Sony KDL-48R510 does not feature OLED technology, although this is within the context that most of the other televisions that have been available for around the same time as the KDL-48R510 also do not feature OLED technology.

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Only Supports Six Video Formats

The KDL-48R510 has a greater number of video formats than most televisions of this type and age. This television supports an AVI video format, which is the most commonly supported video format supported by televisions that have been around for a comparable time to the KDL-48R510. The video formats "AVCHD", "MKV", "MPEG1", "WEBM" and "WMV9" are also supported by this TV.

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Only Two HDMI Ports

Most televisions of a comparable age and spec to the KDL-48R510 have between one and three HDMI ports, including the KDL-48R510 which has two HDMI ports.

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Heavy

The average weight of televisions of a comparable spec and age to the KDL-48R510 is 8kg. With a weight of 10.4 kilograms, the KDL-48R510 is quite heavy compared to most of the other TVs that have been on the market for a similar time to the KDL-48R510.

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Quite High Power Consumption in Power Save Mode

At 42.32 Watts, the KDL-48R510 has a fairly high power consumption in power save mode compared to most of the other mid-size TVs that were released more than a year ago. Mid-size TVs that have been available for around the same time as the KDL-48R510 have power consumptions in power save mode of between 16W and 130W.

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Only One RF Port

The Sony KDL-48R510 is a one RF port TV. Most of the other mid-size TVs that are a comparable age to the KDL-48R510 have one RF port.

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3 Other reasons to consider the Sony KDL-48R510

Released Over a Year Ago

It was over a year ago when this mid-size TV was released.

Full HD HD Type

Full HD HD type

The display resolution of this TV is Full HD, which is typical of many mid-size TVs that came out around the same time as it. 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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Average Thickness

With a thickness of 65 millimeters, the KDL-48R510 has a fairly standard thickness compared to most of the other TVs that were released around the same time as the KDL-48R510.

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Specification

Display
Screen Size
HD Type
3D Compatible
LED Backlighting
Screen Shape
OLED Technology
Motion Interpolation Frequency
Motion Interpolation Technology
Display Resolution
Video Mode
Aspect Ratio
Display Diagonal
Horizontal Viewing Angle
Graphics Resolution
Vertical Viewing Angle
TV Tuner
Tuner
TV Band
Analog Signal Format System
Tuner
Smart TV
Video App
Audio
RMS Rated Power
Loudspeaker
Dolby Technology
Sound Mode
Audio Decoder
Audio Decoding Technology
Ports & Interfaces
Headphone Output Port
Ethernet LAN Port
RF Port
Digital Audio Optical Out Port
Composite Video in Port
Component Video in Port
USB 2.0 Port
DVI Port
PC in Port
HDMI Port
Networking
WiFi Standard
Management Features
Smart Mode
On Screen Display Language
Performance
Video Format
Audio Format
Image Format
File System
Design
Colour
Ergonomics
Power
Typical Power Consumption
Standby Power Consumption
Power Consumption in Power Save Mode
Certificates
Weight & Dimensions
Thickness
Weight
Package Weight
Weight (with Stand)
Depth (with Stand)
Height (with Stand)
Width (with Stand)
Height
Width
Packaging Height
Packaging Width
Packaging Content
Cable Included
Technical Details
Network Streaming Service

User Reviews

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Reviewed 31 December 2015 by Bnel
Bnel would recommend the Sony KDL-48R510C (Verified Purchase)

Like every thing about this TV...

All the connections options I could ever need
Easy To Set Up
Great Picture Quality
LED-backlit
Best looking TV out there

Running Cost

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Electricity cost when switched on $93.00
Electricity cost when on standby $1.41
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Total running cost over 5 years $94.41
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Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.61 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
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To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant 16 tree seedlings and grow them for 10 years.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers KDL48R510C, sony kdl48r510, sony kdl48r510c, sony kdl48r510cu, sony rbkdl48r510, sony kdl48r510cus, sony rbkdl48r510c
Barcodes 00027242888203, 00696859966286, 00750253283810

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