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Sony KDL48R510C

76

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Sony KDL48R510C

$533.99
Sony KDL-48R510
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A fully featured and economical to run 48" Full HD TV, with lots of owner recommendations but representing only moderate value for money
48" Full HD No 65mm May 2015
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Sony KDL48R510C 48" 48-Inch Full HD 1080p Smart LED TV 2015 Model Built-in WiFi (Brand new, unopened)
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Used - Sony KDL48R510C 48" 48-Inch Full HD 1080p Smart LED TV Built-in WiFi Bravia (Used)
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Used - Sony KDL48R510C 48-Inch (47.6" Measured Diagonally) 1080p Smart LED TV (2015 Model)
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Sony KDL-48R510 Review

With excellent features and low running costs, we have ranked the Sony KDL-48R510 number 58 in Netflix recommended TVs, number 112 in best selling TVs and number 446 across all TVs.
69
Value for Money
Good
81
Features
Fully-Featured
76
Running Costs
$99 Over 5 Years
76
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 76?

It has excellent user reviews with 100% of buyers recommending this TV to others.
This TV is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better TVs are available. View the latest TVs 2018.
It has running costs of $99 over 5 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 4,388 TVs that we have compared it to. View all energy saving TVs.
This Sony TV has some great features:
Supports Wi-Fi
Supports Netflix and YouTube
Supports parental controls
Supports Wi-Fi Direct
Full HD 1080p
Clearly different
So bright and so thin
HD wireless streaming
Life-like movement

Should You Buy it Now?

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Sony KDL-48R510 In-Depth Analysis

Value For Money

Disappointing Value for Money

Whilst the product is in the cheapest 53% of TVs, it has mediocre features and at $533.99 it does not appear to be great value for money overall.

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Running Costs

Running Costs Are Average

Based on typical energy prices and usage levels we estimate that the KDL-48R510 will cost $99 over 5 years to run, which is typical compared to the other 4,388 TVs.

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Features

Only Full HD

The display resolution of this TV is Full HD, which is the most frequently found HD type on TVs. Full HD TVs have a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels.

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Average Display Diagonal

The KDL-48R510's display diagonal of 48" is fairly typical compared to most other TVs. It is larger than 45% of all televisions when ranked by this feature.

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Does Not Feature OLED/QLED Technology

The KDL-48R510 does not feature OLED/QLED technology. 98% of televisions also do not feature OLED/QLED technology.

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Not 3D

Like most other televisions, the KDL-48R510 is not 3D. 75% of TVs are not 3D.

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Average Thickness

The KDL-48R510's thickness of 65mm is relatively typical compared to most other televisions. It is in the thickest 63% of all televisions when sorted by this feature.

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Supports Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi

The KDL-48R510 supports Wi-Fi. 61% of televisions also support Wi-Fi.

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Supports Netflix and YouTube

The Sony KDL-48R510 has a greater number of video apps than most TVs. This television supports Netflix, which is the most commonly supported video app supported by televisions. The video app "YouTube" is also supported by this TV.

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Supports Parental Controls

The KDL-48R510 supports parental controls, which is unusual. 87% of TVs do not support parental controls.

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Supports Wi-Fi Direct

The KDL-48R510 supports Wi-Fi Direct. 73% of televisions do not support Wi-Fi Direct.

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Supports Miracast

The KDL-48R510 supports Miracast. 86% of TVs do not support Miracast.

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Lower Than Average RMS Rated Power

The Sony KDL-48R510's RMS rated power of only 16W is lower than 72% of all TVs when ordered by this feature. The average RMS rated power of all televisions is 21W, with the lowest being 2W and the highest being 200W.

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Very Slow Motion Interpolation Frequency

The motion interpolation frequency of the KDL-48R510 of only 120Hz is slower than average when compared to most other televisions. It is slower than 70% of all televisions when ordered by this feature. The motion interpolation frequencies of TVs range from 50Hz to 3,000Hz, and the average motion interpolation frequency is 450Hz.

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Energy Star Certified

The KDL-48R510 is Energy Star certified. 83% of TVs are not Energy Star certified.

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Supports High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP)

The Sony KDL-48R510 supports High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP), which is unusual. 78% of televisions do not support High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP).

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Has a Child Lock

The Sony KDL-48R510 has a child lock, unlike 88% of TVs which do not have a child lock.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

sony rbkdl48r510c, sony kdl48r510c

Barcodes:

00027242888203, 00696859966286

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