Sony XBR-55X810 vs Sony XBR-55X850

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Sony XBR-55X810
Sony XBR-55X850

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Reasons For

4 Reasons For
16% lighter Edit
The Sony XBR-55X810 has a weight of 17.3kg, however the Sony XBR-55X850 is a 19.9kg heavy TV (2.6kg heavier). Read more

The weight is the total weight of the TV excluding all packaging.

A lighter weight TV will be easier to move around and to mount on a wall. Some of the larger, very heavy TVs may require lightweight partition walls to be reinforced before the TV could be mounted.

Cheaper by $30
The Sony XBR-55X810 costs $899.99, whereas the Sony XBR-55X850 is $929.97.
$7.15 cheaper to run
Over five years the Sony XBR-55X810 only costs $235.66 to run whereas the Sony XBR-55X850 costs $242.81 to run (3% more). Read more
Hugely better user reviews
Based on 1 review, the average user review score of the Sony XBR-55X810 is 100%, but the average rating of the Sony XBR-55X850 is 80% (based on 2 reviews).
5 Reasons For
Faster motion interpolation frequency Edit
The Sony XBR-55X850 is a 960Hz motion interpolation frequency TV. That's 840Hz faster than the Sony XBR-55X810 (960Hz). Read more

The motion interpolation frequency is the frame rate which the TV is able to artificially create by inserting additional frames into the picture between the frames included in the original video source. Motion interpolation technology can sometimes create some unwanted side effects such glitches when the technology suddenly activates during an action scene. Most modern TVs will have an option to switch off the motion interpolation if it is not desired.

A faster motion interpolation frequency will result in smoother action scenes, less motion blur and a more life like image.

Two more RF ports quantitys Edit
The Sony XBR-55X850 is a three RF ports quantity TV, whereas the Sony XBR-55X810 only has one RF ports quantity. Read more

RF stands for Radio Frequency and an RF port is an older type of input connector for TVs which is most commonly use for connecting cable TV and satellite TV feeds directly to the TV.

Multiple RF ports will allow you to connect multiple RF feeds to the TV at the same time. For example, if the TV has a built in satellite TV decoder then you could connect 2 different satellite dishes to the TV.

A lot thinner Edit
The Sony XBR-55X850 is a 59.94mm thick TV, whereas the Sony XBR-55X810 is an 80mm thick TV (20.06mm thicker). Read more

The depth of the TV is the thickness of the TV measured from the back of the TV to the front of the TV. Curved TVs will have quite a big depth as this dimension is measured from the back of the centre of the screen to the front of the edges of the screen.

A thinner TV has the advantage of appearing more elegant and will also mean that the TV will not stick out as much when mounted on a wall.

Available from 5 shops
The more retailers stock this TV, the greater competition amongst retailers to keep prices low.
More popular
The Sony XBR-55X850 is a more popular choice amongst buyers. It ranks No. 987 by sales volume in our TVs, but the Sony XBR-55X810 ranks No. 8184.

Reasons Against

5 Reasons Against
Slower motion interpolation frequency Edit
The Sony XBR-55X810 has a motion interpolation frequency of 120Hz, whereas the Sony XBR-55X850 is a 960Hz motion interpolation frequency TV (840Hz faster). Read more

The motion interpolation frequency is the frame rate which the TV is able to artificially create by inserting additional frames into the picture between the frames included in the original video source. Motion interpolation technology can sometimes create some unwanted side effects such glitches when the technology suddenly activates during an action scene. Most modern TVs will have an option to switch off the motion interpolation if it is not desired.

A faster motion interpolation frequency will result in smoother action scenes, less motion blur and a more life like image.

Only one RF ports quantity Edit
The Sony XBR-55X810 is a one RF ports quantity TV, whereas the Sony XBR-55X850 only has three RF ports quantitys. Read more

RF stands for Radio Frequency and an RF port is an older type of input connector for TVs which is most commonly use for connecting cable TV and satellite TV feeds directly to the TV.

Multiple RF ports will allow you to connect multiple RF feeds to the TV at the same time. For example, if the TV has a built in satellite TV decoder then you could connect 2 different satellite dishes to the TV.

Thicker Edit
The Sony XBR-55X810 is an 80mm thick TV. That's 20.06mm thicker than the Sony XBR-55X850 (59.94mm). Read more

The depth of the TV is the thickness of the TV measured from the back of the TV to the front of the TV. Curved TVs will have quite a big depth as this dimension is measured from the back of the centre of the screen to the front of the edges of the screen.

A thinner TV has the advantage of appearing more elegant and will also mean that the TV will not stick out as much when mounted on a wall.

Not as many stockists
The Sony XBR-55X810 is only stocked by 1 store, however the Sony XBR-55X850 is stocked by 6 stores. Read more
Fewer numbers of sellers reduces the chances of the product remaining in stock and also reduces the price competition amongst retailers for this TV.
Less popular
The Sony XBR-55X810 is a less popular choice amongst buyers. It ranks No. 8184 by number of sales in our TVs, but the Sony XBR-55X850 ranks No. 987.
5 Reasons Against
14% heavier Edit
The Sony XBR-55X850 has a weight of 19.9kg. That's 2.6kg heavier than the Sony XBR-55X810 (19.9kg). Read more

The weight is the total weight of the TV excluding all packaging.

A lighter weight TV will be easier to move around and to mount on a wall. Some of the larger, very heavy TVs may require lightweight partition walls to be reinforced before the TV could be mounted.

$30 more expensive
The Sony XBR-55X850 is more expensive than the Sony XBR-55X810 by $29.98.
Eight months older
The Sony XBR-55X850 is older than the Sony XBR-55X810 by eight months.
3% higher running costs over five years
Over five years the running costs of the Sony XBR-55X850 are $242.81 which is $7.15 more than the Sony XBR-55X810. Show assumptions.
Hugely Lower user review Score
The Sony XBR-55X850 has an average user rating of 80%, but the Sony XBR-55X810 has an average user rating of 100% (based on 1 review).

Average Expert Rating

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Average User Rating

Date Released

14 months Ago 22 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on $ 233.40
Electricity cost - standby $ 2.26
Total running cost $ 235.66
Purchase price $ 899.99
Total cost of ownership $ 1,135.65
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Electricity cost - switched on $ 240.55
Electricity cost - standby $ 2.26
Total running cost $ 242.81
Purchase price $ 929.97
Total cost of ownership $ 1,172.78
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Energy Efficiency Class

No data No data

Environmental Impact

1.6T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 1.6 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
40
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
1.6T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 1.6 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
42
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Display

Display Diagonal
55" 55"
HD Type
 4K Ultra HD
BEST
 4K Ultra HD
3D
Unknown - Click to provide data
 3D
3D Type
 Active
 Active
LED Backlighting Type
 Direct-LED
 Direct-LED
Screen Shape
 Flat
 Flat
Motion Interpolation Frequency
120Hz 960Hz
BEST
Motion Interpolation Technology
 Motionflow
 Motionflow
Supported Video Modes
 1080i
 1080p
 720p
 480i
 480p
BEST
 1080i
 1080p
 720p
 480i
 480p
Viewing Angle, Horizontal
178° 178°
Viewing Angle, Vertical
178° 178°

TV Tuner

Tuner Type
 Analog
 Analog

Smart TV

Smart TV
 Smart TV
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Internet TV
 Internet TV
Unknown - Click to provide data
Operating System Installed
 Android
 Android
Screen Mirroring
 Screen mirroring
Unknown - Click to provide data

Audio

RMS Rated Power
20W 20W
Number of Loudspeakers
2 2
Built-In Speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
Dolby Technology
 Pulse
 Digital Plus
 Digital Pulse
 Digital
 Pulse
 Digital Plus
 Digital Pulse
 Digital
Sound Modes
 Standard
 Music
 Movie
 Sports
 Standard
 Music
 Movie
 Sports
Audio Decoders
 Dolby Digital
 Dolby Digital
Audio Decoding Technologies
 Dolby Pulse
 Dolby Digital Plus
 Dolby Digital Pulse
 Dolby Pulse
 Dolby Digital Plus
 Dolby Digital Pulse

Ports & Interfaces

Headphone Outputs
1 1
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Ports
1 1
RF Ports Quantity
1 3
BEST
RS-232 Ports
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Digital Audio Optical Out
1 1
Composite Video in
2 2
Component Video (YPbPr/YCbCr) in
1 1
USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
3 3
HDCP
Unknown - Click to provide data
 HDCP
HDMI Version
 2.0
 2.0
BEST
HDMI Ports Quantity
4 4
Intel® Wireless Display (Intel® WiDi)
 Intel® Wireless Display (Intel® WiDi)
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Consumer Electronics Control (CEC)
 BRAVIA Sync
 BRAVIA Sync
Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL)
 Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL)
 Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL)
Audio Return Channel (ARC)
 Audio Return Channel (ARC)
Unknown - Click to provide data
MHL Version
 3.0
BEST
 3.0

Networking

Wi-Fi
 Wi-Fi
 Wi-Fi
Bluetooth
 Bluetooth
 Bluetooth
Wi-Fi Standards
 802.11n
 802.11g
 802.11b
 802.11ac
 802.11a
BEST
 802.11n
 802.11g
 802.11b
 802.11ac
 802.11a
Ethernet LAN
 Ethernet LAN
 Ethernet LAN
Wi-Fi Direct
 Wi-Fi Direct
 Wi-Fi Direct
Near Field Communication (NFC)
 Near Field Communication (NFC)
Unknown - Click to provide data
Ethernet Interface Type
 Fast
 Fast Ethernet
 Fast
 Fast Ethernet

Management Features

On/Off Timer
 On/Off timer
 On/Off timer
Picture-and-Picture
 Picture-and-Picture
 Picture-and-Picture
Smart Modes
 Graphics
 Vivid
 Cinema
 Game
 Standard
 Sports
 Photo
 Animation
 Custom
 Graphics
 Vivid
 Cinema
 Game
 Standard
 Sports
 Photo
 Animation
 Custom
On Screen Display (OSD)
 On Screen Display (OSD)
 On Screen Display (OSD)
Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)
 Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)
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On Screen Display (OSD) Languages
 ENG
 FRE
 ESP
 ENG
 FRE
 ESP
Number of OSD Languages
Unknown - Click to provide data 3

Performance

Parental Control
 Parental control
 Parental control
Child Lock
 Child lock
Unknown - Click to provide data
Game Mode
 Game mode
Unknown - Click to provide data
24p Support
 24p support
 24p support
Local Dimming
 Local dimming
Unknown - Click to provide data

Design

Colour of Product
 Black
 Black

Ergonomics

VESA Mounting Interfaces
 300 x 300
 300 x 300
On/off Switch
 On/off switch
Unknown - Click to provide data
VESA Mounting
 VESA mounting
Unknown - Click to provide data

Power

Power Consumption (typical)
196W
BEST
202W
Power Consumption (standby)
0.5W 0.5W
AC Input Voltage
 110 - 240
 110 - 240
AC Input Frequency
 50
 50

Weight & Dimensions

Depth
80mm 59.94mm
BEST
Weight
17.3kg
BEST
19.9kg
Weight With Stand
18.4kg
BEST
21kg
Depth (with Stand)
246mm 221.99mm
BEST
Height (with Stand)
770mm 758.95mm
BEST
Width (with Stand)
1,245mm 1,235.96mm
BEST
Height
730mm 722.12mm
Width
1,245mm 1,235.96mm
Package Height
837mm
BEST
838mm
Package Depth
229mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Package Width
1,362mm 1,330mm
BEST

Packaging Content

Desktop Stand
 Desktop stand
 Desktop stand
Batteries Included
 Batteries included
 Batteries included
Handheld Remote Control
 Handheld remote control
 Handheld remote control
Remote Control Type
RMT-TX100U Unknown - Click to provide data
Mounting Kit
 Mounting kit
Unknown - Click to provide data
Cables Included
 AC
 AC
Quick Start Guide
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Quick start guide
Manual
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Manual
Quick Installation Guide
 Quick installation guide
Unknown - Click to provide data

Operational Conditions

Operating Temperature (T-T)
0 - 40 Unknown - Click to provide data
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