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Sony KDL-75W855

75" Active Feb 2015
Screen Size HD Type 3D Compatible 3D Type Release Date
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User Reviews Are Good

On average, based on 63 user reviews this Sony TV has an overall user rating of 88%. If all the TVs of this age and spec are ranked by average user review score then this television is in the top 1%.

Good Product Quality

A number of customers mentioned in their reviews that it was good quality. Difficult_guy mentioned in October this year “I just fall in love with excellent picture quality, lots of contents to watch as you can download lot of apps like kodi, netflix, plex etc” in their review of the Sony KDL-75W855 and gave it an excellent rating. This month Feeeee wrote “The picture quality is superb and as other reviewers have mentioned, we can't imagine how 4K could produce a noticeable enough improvement to justify the massive price difference” in their Sony KDL-75W855 review and gave the product a rating of 5 stars. In October last year Joy H. mentioned “The sound quality is surprisingly good for a flat panel, to be fair I have mine linked to the recommended Sony accessory wireless subwoofer which requires no separate controls” in her review and gave the Sony KDL-75W855 a score of 5 stars.

Good Picture Quality

A number of Sony KDL-75W855 reviewers who reviewed the Sony KDL-75W855 thought it had good picture quality. Little Mo said on Amazon “Incredible picture quality” in their review of this TV. Little Mo also mentioned “The picture quality is excellent even though I've not adjusted the settings since taking it out of the box”. This year Oldschool mentioned “I will admit that like other purchasers of this TV I too am truly amazed at the Superb picture quality whilst watching a select certain Type of Media”.

One customer who purchased it wrote that it was good for watching movies. Little Mo mentioned on Amazon “The sound quality is good, although for movies I play it through my sony surround sound which also seems to be enhanced somehow (maybe I'm imagining it?” and gave the product a very good review score.

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Good Smart TV

A few Sony KDL-75W855 owners mentioned in their reviews that this TV was good for watching on demand TV. This month Feeeee mentioned “The remote has an actual Netflix button on it which takes you straight there” in their review and scored it 5 stars.

Two people who bought the product thought it had good apps. Feeeee said on Amazon in October “The software makes navigating very easy and there are loads of apps such as YouTube, Amazon Prime” in their review of the Sony KDL-75W855 and rated it as excellent.

One Sony KDL-75W855 owner who bought it concluded that it had great smart functions. Last year Philip L. said on Amazon “The SMART functions whilst interesting are a little overwhelming” and scored the Sony KDL-75W855 80 out of 100.

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Nice Design

A number of customers reckoned that it was good looking. In October last year Lee R. said in his review of this TV “Stunning looking TV, excellent connectivity options, beautiful picture”. Matthew Wailes mentioned on Amazon in the same month “Even the sound is pretty good for a flat screen, only drawback is you don't get any 3d glasses in the box” in his review of this TV. N. Grace mentioned in their Sony KDL-75W855 review “The older style TDGBR250 Sony active 3D glasses won't work with this”.

Some customers who purchased it reckoned that it had a thick frame. S Adam wrote in their review of the Sony KDL-75W855 on Amazon “The TV has a very thin bezel”.

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Good Size

Some Sony KDL-75W855 reviewers thought it was thin. Feeeee said on Amazon a few weeks ago “The bezel is very thin so almost the full size of it is screen (if you know what I mean” in their Sony KDL-75W855 review. Last year Joy H. she wrote “I have mine wall mounted with a sonus LL22 slim line bracket which while not cheap is of great quality” in her Sony KDL-75W855 review. S Adam mentioned on Amazon “Also, because of it's amazingly thin frame, looks smaller on the stand it sits on” in their review of the Sony KDL-75W855 and scored it 5 stars.

One customer considered that the product was compact.

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Easy to Use

A few customers who purchased it thought it was easy to use. Joy H. scored it very highly and she wrote “I find the new software interface both more intuitive and easier to use than the 55 inch 2014 model I bought for another room” in her review of this TV.

One Sony KDL-75W855 owner who bought the product concluded that it had a good experience. Last year Joy H. rated the product 5 stars and she mentioned on Amazon “Having just one remote for everything really makes viewing an effortless and enjoyable experience”.

One Sony KDL-75W855 reviewer who bought it thought it was easy to setup. D. A. Moore wrote on Amazon “The TV was relatively straightforward to set-up and operate”.

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Good Sound Quality

Five Sony KDL-75W855 owners thought it had good sound quality. Chris Farnath said “Any gripes? The speaker sound could be better.” in his review. This month Feeeee wrote “The combination of the incredible picture and rich, clear sound makes viewing a truly immersive experience” and rated the product 5 stars.

Robust

Three people reckoned that it was well made. Joy H. gave the Sony KDL-75W855 a rating of 5 stars and she wrote “Amazon prime TV is built in as is Netflx” in her review. Matthew Wailes mentioned in his Sony KDL-75W855 review on Amazon “What can I say other than incredible picture is flawless build quality is excellent”.

One customer concluded that it was strong and durable. In October last year Little Mo scored it 5 stars and wrote “The stand is just a tiny piece of rounded metal (don't be put off by that though because it's actually very sturdy”.

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Good High Def TV

Several Sony KDL-75W855 owners thought it was good at displaying high definition TV. A few weeks ago Difficult_guy mentioned “I will highly recommend this product who is willing to buy HD tv set”. Oldschool wrote on Amazon this year “The fact is this TV absolutely Loves HD Blu Ray movies” in their review. Oldschool also mentioned “If all you watch is the HD channels and BLU Ray movies”.

Good 3D Picture Quality

Four Sony KDL-75W855 owners who bought the Sony KDL-75W855 considered that it had a good 3D picture quality. In October this year Difficult_guy mentioned “I replaced with my Sharp 60" 3d TV”. N. Grace said on Amazon “Excellent TV, just make sure you get the correct 3D glasses”. Last year S Adam rated the Sony KDL-75W855 5 stars and said in their review on Amazon “Who looks at that in the first week? Note that even though this is a 3D TV, no glasses are provided”.

Good Connectivity

A few Sony KDL-75W855 owners who reviewed it concluded that it was good in terms of connectivity. One person said in their reviews that it was good in terms of HDMI connections. Feeeee mentioned in their review “It has plenty of HDMI slots for any components you wish to connect”.

One customer who reviewed the Sony KDL-75W855 mentioned that it was good in terms of USB connections. D. A. Moore mentioned on Amazon last year “I was particularly interested in the USB sockets on the TV as I like to watch a lot of stuff that I have downloaded” in their Sony KDL-75W855 review nonetheless they gave the product a rating of 60 out of 100.

One Sony KDL-75W855 owner said in their reviews that the Sony KDL-75W855 had network functionality. Chris Farnath mentioned on Amazon last year “Make sure you connect the network first otherwise you'll waste a bit of time when it takes you through the auto set up” in his Sony KDL-75W855 review and scored the product very highly.

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Good Support

Two customers thought the Sony KDL-75W855 had good technical guidance. Keith said on Amazon “The youview has definitely made the sony tv's better> the guide is now a lot easier to navigate” in his Sony KDL-75W855 review. S Adam wrote on Amazon “Screws; spacers for wall-mounting; quick start guide; a manual plus legal malarkey.I think” in their review of this TV.

Sony TVs Have Good Reviews

Sony has good average reviews for its ultra large TVs as well as across its entire TV range compared to other brands.

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Good Technical Features

One person thought it had good features. In October last year Catfreak mentioned on Amazon “It will probably take me the rest of my life to appreciate the wealth of features (and yes we do use it as a monitor for a Windows 8 media PC).” and gave the product a very good review.

Good for Wall Mounting

One Sony KDL-75W855 owner reckoned that it was good for wall mounting. S Adam mentioned on Amazon last year “Ideal if you're wall mounting”.

Good Remote Control

One customer who reviewed it thought it had a good remote control. This year Difficult_guy said in their review of the Sony KDL-75W855 “It work like a one Flick remote and it is super remote”.

Supports Smart TV Features

The Sony KDL-75W855 supports smart TV features. Most of the other ultra large TVs that have been around for a comparable time to the KDL-75W855 do not support smart TV features.

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3D Compatible

The KDL-75W855 is 3D compatible, unlike most of the other similar spec TVs that have been on the market for around the same time as the KDL-75W855 which are not 3D compatible.

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Has a WiFi Connection

has a WiFi connection

Like most of the other TVs of a similar age and type to the KDL-75W855, the KDL-75W855 has a WiFi connection.

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Four HDMI Ports

four HDMI ports

The KDL-75W855 has more HDMI ports than most of the ultra large TVs that have been around for around the same time as the KDL-75W855. Most of the ultra large TVs that were launched around the same time as the KDL-75W855 only have between one and three HDMI ports, however this Sony television has four HDMI ports.

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Three USB 2.0 Ports

three USB 2.0 ports

The KDL-75W855 has more USB 2.0 ports than most of the TVs that have been around for around the same time as the KDL-75W855. Most of the ultra large TVs that were released one year ago only have between one and two USB 2.0 ports, however this TV has three USB 2.0 ports.

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Has Two Sound Modes

The KDL-75W855 has a greater number of sound modes than most TVs that came out more than a year ago. The most frequently found sound mode is Ambience, but this sound mode is not found on this television. The sound modes Music and Standard are also found on this Sony TV.

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4 Reasons Against

Inferior Stand

One Sony KDL-75W855 owner considered that the product did not have a good stand.

Inferior Standard Def TV

Two Sony KDL-75W855 reviewers mentioned in their reviews that it was not good at displaying standard definition TV. A few weeks ago Oldschool mentioned in their review on Amazon “This TV truly hates anything broadcast in SD quality and in fact nearly all of the lower quality SD channels are sometimes virtually unwatchable (blurred”.

Does Not Have a Built-In Camera

Like most of the other ultra large TVs that have been around for more than a year, the KDL-75W855 does not have a built-in camera.

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Does Not Feature OLED Technology

Most TVs of a similar age and spec to the KDL-75W855 do not feature OLED technology. The Sony KDL-75W855 is no exception to this as it too does not feature OLED technology.

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3 Other reasons to consider the Sony KDL-75W855

Released Over a Year Ago

It was over a year ago when this television was released.

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 comparable 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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Average Thickness

At 79 millimeters, the Sony KDL-75W855 has a pretty standard thickness compared to most of the other comparable spec TVs that have been available for a similar time to the KDL-75W855.

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Specification

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Screen Size
HD Type
3D Type
LED Backlighting
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Motion Interpolation Frequency
Motion Interpolation Technology
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TV Tuner
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Tuner
Smart TV
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Operating System
Audio
RMS Rated Power
Loudspeaker
Dolby Technology
Sound Mode
Audio Decoder
Audio Decoding Technology
Ports & Interfaces
Headphone Output Port
Ethernet LAN Port
RF Port
SCART Port
Composite Video in Port
Component Video in Port
USB 2.0 Port
DVI Port
PC in Port
HDMI Port
Networking
Management Features
On Screen Display Language
Performance
Design
Colour
Ergonomics
Power
Typical Power Consumption
Standby Power Consumption
Energy Efficiency Class
Annual Energy Consumption
Certificates
Weight & Dimensions
Thickness
Weight
Weight (with Stand)
Depth (with Stand)
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Width
Packaging Height
Packaging Depth
Packaging Width
Packaging Content
Cable Included
Technical Details
Clear Phase Technology
Auto Wide Mode
Other Features
On Screen Display for External Input
Apps
HDMI in Port

User Reviews

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Reviewed 18 August 2016 by Anna D.
(Verified Purchase)

It was a second replacement of this TV. It has amazing picture but after a few weeks it started to have problems with switching it on and off and navigating. Everything was updated but no luck.... Read more…

Reviewed 14 August 2016 by Swl100a
(Verified Purchase)

I went for size instead of 4k. This beast has now dominated the lounge. I swear the size seemed smaller when I used the tape measure :\...

Reviewed 1 August 2016 by Keith
(Verified Purchase)

Don't be fooled this is a BIG tv and the picture is STUNNING. i cant find a fault with it other than its that big i had to re position my furniture further away. the youview has definitely made... Read more…

Reviewed 14 July 2016 by Robert Murray
(Verified Purchase)

Absolutely superb...

Reviewed 17 June 2016 by Caroline ruck | 11 Comments
(Verified Purchase)

Just unpacked my TV to put it up and the screen has a dent in it and the glass is cracked ahhhhhhhh!!!!!!

Reviewed 12 May 2016 by Lee James
(Verified Purchase)

Great product for the cash...

Reviewed 6 May 2016 by Amazon Customer
(Verified Purchase)

Very good TV for the price, with a very good definition.

I bought this TV to replace my old 50" Plasma which I'v enjoyed watching and playing my computer games on very much for the past eight years and I will admit that like other purchasers of this TV... Read more…

Reviewed 4 April 2016 by MR RJ FOWKES
(Verified Purchase)

Love it...

Reviewed 23 March 2016 by Difficult_guy
(Verified Purchase)

Its my second Sony TV. I replaced with my Sharp 60" 3d TV. Its Excellent piece of equipment with, * Realistic picture quality for HD channels mainly * Top Class Android System, lot of contents to... Read more…

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Electricity cost when switched on $202.30
Electricity cost when on standby $2.36
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Total running cost over 5 years $204.66
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Running this TV over 5 years will generate 1.3 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
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To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant 34 tree seedlings and grow them for 10 years.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers sony w85, no xr800, sony w855, sony w85c, no xr800h, sony xr800, no xr800hz, sony w855c, KDL75W855C, FWL-75W855C, sony 75w855, sony w855ct, sony xr800h, no kdl75w855, sony xr800hz, sony p227120, sony p222463, agnostic w85, sony c42czs00, sony p227120p, sony p222463p, agnostic w85c, no kdl75w855c, sony c42cza00, code kdl75w855, no kdl75w855cb, sony kdl75w855, sony fwl75w855, acer fwl75w855, home kdl75w855
Barcodes 00635131626135, 04548736002593, 04548736002609, 05013493258396
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