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Sony KDL-55HX850
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Sony KDL55HX850

55" 800Hz Feb 2012
Screen Size HD Type 3D Compatible Refresh Rate Release Date
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9 Reasons For

Sony Has Good TV Reviews

Based on 1,555 owner and expert reviews, Sony has good reviews for its TVs. Sony also has good reviews specifically for its large TVs compared to other manufacturers.

3D Compatible

The KDL-55HX850 is 3D compatible. Most of the other TVs of a comparable age and spec to the KDL-55HX850 also are 3D compatible.

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Fairly Fast Refresh Rate

The slowest refresh rate of comparable spec TVs that came out more than two years ago is 50Hz and the fastest is 3,000Hz. At 800 hertz, the KDL-55HX850 has a quite fast refresh rate compared to most of the other televisions that were launched around the same time as the KDL-55HX850.

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Has a WiFi Connection

has a WiFi connection

The Sony KDL-55HX850 has a WiFi connection. Most of the other large TVs that have been on the market for a comparable time to the KDL-55HX850 also have a WiFi connection.

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Two Composite Video in Ports

The KDL-55HX850 is a two composite video in port TV.

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Quite High RMS Rated Power

TVs that came out around the same time as the KDL-55HX850 have RMS rated power of between 7W and 100W, and the average RMS rated power is 21W. At 30 Watts, the Sony KDL-55HX850 has a fairly high RMS rated power compared to most of the other TVs of a comparable age and spec to the KDL-55HX850.

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Supports Three Audio Formats

The number of audio formats supported by the Sony KDL-55HX850 is more than most TVs that are a similar age to it. This television supports an MP3 audio format, which is the most frequently supported audio format supported by large TVs that have been on the market for a similar time to the KDL-55HX850. The audio formats "LPCM" and "WMA" are also supported by this TV.

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Has Four Smart Modes

The number of smart modes found on the KDL-55HX850 is more than most large TVs that are a similar age to it. This Sony TV has a Game smart mode, which is the most commonly found smart mode found on televisions that came out more than two years ago. The smart modes "Cinema", "Photo" and "Sports" are also found on this television.

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Supports One Analog Signal Format System

The number of analog signal format systems supported by the KDL-55HX850 is more than most TVs of this type and age. This television supports an NTSC analog signal format system, which is the most commonly supported analog signal format system supported by TVs of this type and age.

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6 Reasons Against

Does Not Support Smart TV Features

Most of the other comparable spec TVs that have been available for a similar time to the KDL-55HX850 support smart TV features, however the KDL-55HX850 does not support smart TV features.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Camera

Most televisions of this type and age do not have a built-in camera. The Sony KDL-55HX850 is no exception to this as it too does not have a built-in camera.

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Only Supports One Image Format

The KDL-55HX850 has a greater number of image formats than most comparable spec televisions that have been available for around the same time as it. This Sony TV supports a JPG image format, which is the most frequently supported image format supported by TVs that came out around the same time as the KDL-55HX850.

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Does Not Feature OLED Technology

The KDL-55HX850 does not feature OLED technology. Most of the other large TVs that came out more than two years ago also do not feature OLED technology.

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Only Supports Four Video Formats

The number of video formats supported by the Sony KDL-55HX850 is more than most TVs that have been available for a similar time to it. The most commonly supported video format is AVI, but this video format is not supported by this television. The video formats AVCHD, MP4, MPEG1 and WMV are also supported by this TV.

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Quite High Annual Energy Consumption

At 135.78 kilowatt hours, the Sony KDL-55HX850 has a quite high annual energy consumption compared to most of the other TVs of a similar type and age to the KDL-55HX850. The annual energy consumptions of TVs that were released more than two years ago range from 60kWh to 320kWh.

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2 Other reasons to consider the Sony KDL-55HX850

Full HD HD Type

Full HD HD type

The display resolution of this TV is Full HD, which is typical of many TVs of a similar spec and age to 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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Released Over Four Years Ago

It was over four years ago when this television was released.

Specification

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Ethernet LAN Port
Digital Audio Optical Out Port
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DVI Port
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Integrated Card Reader
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Expert Reviews

17 February 2014

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Superb picture processor
Stunning visuals
Supports 3D content very well
Attractively designed
Excellent image detail
Too expensive
Pricey, and 3D glasses not included
Low contrast ratio
No PVR function
The H 850 is expensive compared with like-performing plasmas, and color tended somewhat toward blue

Running Cost

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Electricity cost when switched on $115.65
Electricity cost when on standby $1.18
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Total running cost over 5 years $116.83
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Energy Rating
0.75T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.75 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
20
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant 20 tree seedlings and grow them for 10 years.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers kdl55hx850, kdl55hx850bae2, sony kdl55hx850
Barcodes 00027242838505, 04905524829754, 04905524853308
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