On average Sony large TVs have good reviews compared to other brands as do all TVs built by Sony.
Has a WiFi Connection
The FWD-65W805 has a WiFi connection. Most of the other TVs that were launched more than two years ago also have a WiFi connection.
1080p Video Mode
This TV supports a 1080p video mode, which is the most frequently supported video mode on comparable spec TVs that have been around for a similar time to it.
6 Reasons Against
Does Not Support Smart TV Features
Most of the other large TVs that have been around for more than two years support smart TV features, however the Sony FWD-65W805 does not support smart TV features.
Not 3D Compatible
The FWD-65W805 is not 3D compatible, unlike most of the other large TVs that have been available for a similar time to the FWD-65W805.
Does Not Have a Built-In Camera
The FWD-65W805 does not have a built-in camera, although keep in mind that most of the other TVs of this age and spec also do not have a built-in camera.
Does Not Feature OLED Technology
The Sony FWD-65W805 does not feature OLED technology, although it is worth keeping in mind that most of the other TVs of a comparable age and spec to the FWD-65W805 also do not feature OLED technology.
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With a thickness of 66.5 millimeters, the FWD-65W805 has one of the thicker thicknesses amongst large TVs of this age. Televisions of a similar age and spec to the FWD-65W805 have thicknesses of between 3.5mm and 100mm.
The average weight of similar spec TVs that have been available for around the same time as the FWD-65W805 is 20kg, and the weights range from 2.3kg to 63kg. When compared to other TVs that have been available for around the same time as the FWD-65W805 that we have checked the weight of, the FWD-65W805's weight of 34.2 kilograms is one of the heaviest.
2 Other reasons to consider the Sony FWD-65W805
Full HD HD Type
The display resolution of this television is Full HD, which is typical of many TVs of this spec and age. Full HD TVs have a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels.
Full HD TVs have a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels.
Released Over Three Years Ago
This TV has been on the market for over three years.
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Running this TV over 5 years will generate 1.8 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant 47 tree seedlings and grow them for 10 years.
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