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Sony KDL-70W850
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Sony KDL-70W850

70" Active Apr 2014
Screen Size HD Type 3D Compatible 3D Type Release Date
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Review: Sony KDL70W850 / KDL70W850B 70-Inch 1080p 120Hz 3D Smart LED TV
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KDL70W850 Sony HDTV LED TV https_//www.youtube.com/watch?v=4GztZAUt1qI

11 Reasons For

Expert Reviews Are Good

This TV received a rating of 80% from expert review site parentesis.com.

Sony TVs Have Good Reviews

Sony is one of the superior TV brands according to average reviews from experts and owners, and Sony also has good ratings for its ultra large TVs.

3D Compatible

Like most of the other ultra large TVs that are a similar age to the KDL-70W850, the KDL-70W850 is 3D compatible.

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Has a WiFi Connection

has a WiFi connection

Like most of the other TVs of a comparable age and spec to the KDL-70W850, the Sony KDL-70W850 has a WiFi connection.

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Two Composite Video in Ports

The KDL-70W850 is a two composite video in port TV.

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802.11n WiFi Standard

This TV supports an 802.11a|802.11b|802.11g|802.11n WiFi standard, which is the most commonly supported WiFi standard on TVs of a comparable type and age to it.

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Supports Nine Video Formats

supports nine video formats

The number of video formats supported by the Sony KDL-70W850 is more than most ultra large TVs that have been on the market for more than two years. The most frequently supported video format is MPEG4, but this video format is not supported by this Sony TV. The video formats AVCHD, AVI, MKV, MOV, MP4, MPEG1, MPEG2, WEBM and WMV are also supported by this TV.

MP4 stands for Moving Pictures Expert Group 4.

WMV stands for Windows Media Video.

AVI stands for Audio Video Interleave.

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Has Three Sound Modes

The KDL-70W850 has a greater number of sound modes than most comparable spec TVs that have been around for a similar time to it. The most frequently found sound mode is Dynamic, but this sound mode is not found on this television. The sound modes Movie, Music and Standard are also found on this TV.

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Supports Four Audio Formats

The number of audio formats supported by the KDL-70W850 is more than most TVs of a similar age and spec to it. The most frequently supported audio format is AAC++, but this audio format is not supported by this Sony TV. The audio formats 3GPP, LPCM, MP3 and WMA are also supported by this television.

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Has Four Smart Modes

The number of smart modes found on the KDL-70W850 is more than most televisions of this age and type. This Sony television has a Game smart mode, which is the most frequently found smart mode found on ultra large TVs that have been on the market for around the same time as the KDL-70W850. The smart modes "Cinema", "Sports" and "Standard" are also found on this television.

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Supports Three TV Bands

The number of TV bands supported by the Sony KDL-70W850 is more than most comparable spec TVs that have been on the market for more than two years. This TV supports an UHF TV band, which is the most frequently supported TV band supported by TVs of a comparable age and type to the KDL-70W850. The TV bands "CATV" and "VHF" are also supported by this television.

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6 Reasons Against

Does Not Support Smart TV Features

Most of the other comparable spec televisions that have been around for around the same time as the KDL-70W850 support smart TV features, however the Sony KDL-70W850 does not support smart TV features.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Camera

The KDL-70W850 does not have a built-in camera, although this is within the context that most of the other ultra large TVs that were released around the same time as the KDL-70W850 also do not have a built-in camera.

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Does Not Feature OLED Technology

Most TVs that were launched more than two years ago do not feature OLED technology. The KDL-70W850 is no exception to this as it too does not feature OLED technology.

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Quite Low Subwoofer RMS Power

At only 10 Watts, the KDL-70W850 has a fairly low subwoofer RMS power compared to most of the other TVs of a comparable type and age to the KDL-70W850. The subwoofer RMS power of ultra large TVs that have been on the market for a comparable time to the KDL-70W850 range from 5W to 20W.

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Only One Tuner

The KDL-70W850 is a one tuner TV. Most of the other televisions of a similar type and age to the KDL-70W850 have between one and three tuners.

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Fairly Thick

With a thickness of 93.2 millimeters, the KDL-70W850 has one of the thicker thicknesses amongst ultra large TVs of this age. TVs of a similar age and spec to the KDL-70W850 have thicknesses of between 35mm and 100mm, and the average thickness is 67mm.

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2 Other reasons to consider the Sony KDL-70W850

Released Over Two Years Ago

Sony released the KDL-70W850 over two years ago.

Full HD HD Type

Full HD HD type

The display resolution of this television is Full HD, which is typical of many ultra large TVs that have been available for more than two years. 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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Specification

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Screen Size
HD Type
3D Type
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Motion Interpolation Frequency
Motion Interpolation Technology
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Display Resolution
Video Mode
Screen Format Adjustment
Aspect Ratio
Display Diagonal
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TV Tuner
Channel
Digital Signal Format System
Tuner
TV Band
Analog Signal Format System
Tuner
Smart TV
App
Audio
Audio System
Subwoofer RMS Power
RMS Rated Power
Loudspeaker
Dolby Technology
Sound Mode
Audio Decoder
Audio Decoding Technology
Ports & Interfaces
Headphone Output Port
Common Interface Plus
Common Interface Connection
Ethernet LAN Port
RF Port
Composite Video in Port
Component Video in Port
USB 2.0 Port
DVI Port
PC in Port
HDMI Port
Audio in Port
Networking
Internet Browser
WiFi Standard
Management Features
Smart Mode
On Screen Display Language
OSD Language
Performance
Video Format
Audio Format
Image Format
Design
Colour
Ergonomics
Power
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Standby Power Consumption
Input Frequency
Average Power Consumption
AC Input Voltage
AC Input Frequency
Input Voltage
Certificates
Weight & Dimensions
Thickness
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3D Glasses Included
Cable Included

Expert Reviews

(1)
2 September 2014

Esta televisiĆ³n LED de Sony es ideal para la familia, ya que todos los integrantes pueden disfrutar de sus ventajas y funciones. Gracias a que es calidad Full HD y es compatible con contenido en...

The Sony KDL 850B evinced very good picture quality with deep black levels, relatively accurate color, solid video processing, and one of the best brightroom images in the business
Unusual styling with wedgeshaped design
Wellrounded feature set with amp
Excellent color and resolution
Good blacks and shadow detail
Expensive
Smart TV interface is annoyingly Sonycentric and at times overwhelming
Poor 3D picture quality
Typical LCD offaxis limitations
Minor 3D flicker and ghosting

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Running Cost

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Electricity cost when switched on $256.50
Electricity cost when on standby $1.41
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Total running cost over 5 years $257.91
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1.7T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 1.7 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
43
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant 43 tree seedlings and grow them for 10 years.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers sony w850, kdl70w850b, sony w850b, sony kdl70w850, sony kdl70w850b
Barcodes 00027242874923, 00859845190342, 04905524958980
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