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Overall Score

Sony KDL-50W809

A 50 inch Full HD TV with good features
50" Full HD Yes No Apr 2015
Display Diagonal HD Type 3D OLED Technology Release Date

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Sony KDL-50W809 Review

With good features and low running costs, we have ranked the Sony KDL-50W809 number 358 in 50 inch TVs.
60
Good Features
21
59
$95 Over 5 Years
Overall Score
48
Mediocre

Why Has it Scored 48?

It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better TVs are available. View the latest televisions 2017.
This TV has running costs of $95 over 5 years, which are typical compared to the other 3,997 TVs that we have compared it to. View all energy saving televisions.
It has some good features, but is also missing a few features:
3D
Supports Wi-Fi
Only Full HD
Does not feature OLED technology

Sony KDL-50W809 In-Depth Analysis

Features

Only Full HD

The display resolution of this television is Full HD, which is typical of many televisions. Full HD TVs have a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels.

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Average Display Diagonal

The KDL-50W809's display diagonal of 50" is fairly typical compared to most other televisions. It is in the smallest 1% of all televisions when sorted by this feature.

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Does Not Feature OLED Technology

Like most other televisions, the KDL-50W809 does not feature OLED technology. 98% of televisions do not feature OLED technology.

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3D

The Sony KDL-50W809 is 3D, which is unusual. 74% of televisions are not 3D.

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Average Thickness

The thickness of the KDL-50W809 of 59mm is relatively typical compared to most other televisions. It is in the thinnest 1% of all TVs when ordered by this feature.

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Supports Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi

The KDL-50W809 supports Wi-Fi. 59% of televisions also support Wi-Fi.

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Has a Mounting Kit

The KDL-50W809 has a mounting kit, which is unusual. 91% of televisions do not have a mounting kit.

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Features USB Recording

The KDL-50W809 features USB recording, unlike 93% of televisions which do not feature USB recording.

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Supports Wi-Fi Direct

The KDL-50W809 supports Wi-Fi Direct. 72% of TVs do not support Wi-Fi Direct.

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Supports HDD Recording

The Sony KDL-50W809 supports HDD recording, unlike 99% of televisions which do not support HDD recording.

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Quite Fast Motion Interpolation Frequency

Across all the televisions the motion interpolation frequencies range from 50Hz to 3,000Hz, and the average motion interpolation frequency is 440Hz. The Sony KDL-50W809's motion interpolation frequency of 1,000Hz is in the fastest 14% of all televisions when ranked by this feature.

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Has an Ambient Light Sensor

The KDL-50W809 has an ambient light sensor, unlike 92% of televisions which do not have an ambient light sensor.

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Quite High RMS Rated Power

The KDL-50W809's RMS rated power of 20W is fairly high compared to most other televisions. It is in the highest 17% of all televisions when ranked by this feature. Across all the televisions the RMS rated powers range from 2W to 120W, and the average RMS rated power is 21W.

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Has a PC in (D-Sub) Port

The Sony KDL-50W809 has a PC in (D-Sub) port, which is unusual. 74% of televisions do not have a PC in (D-Sub) port.

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Does Not Have an On/off Switch

Like most other TVs, the KDL-50W809 does not have an on/off switch. 54% of TVs do not have an on/off switch.

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Supports Near Field Communication (NFC)

The KDL-50W809 supports Near Field Communication (NFC). 98% of TVs do not support Near Field Communication (NFC).

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Average High Frequency Rate

The KDL-50W809's high frequency rate of 100Hz is fairly standard compared to most other TVs. It is in the slowest 1% of all televisions when ranked by this feature.

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Supports Picture-in-Picture

The KDL-50W809 supports Picture-In-Picture, which is unusual. 95% of televisions do not support Picture-In-Picture.

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Supports 24p

The KDL-50W809 supports 24p, which is unusual. 84% of televisions do not support 24p.

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Does Not Feature Local Dimming

The Sony KDL-50W809 does not feature local dimming, although it is worth noting that 76% of TVs also do not feature local dimming.

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Supports High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP)

The KDL-50W809 supports High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP), unlike 81% of televisions which do not support High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP).

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Supports Parental Controls

The KDL-50W809 supports parental controls. 89% of TVs do not support parental controls.

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Supports Screen Mirroring

The KDL-50W809 supports screen mirroring, which is unusual. 87% of televisions do not support screen mirroring.

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Running Costs

OK Running Costs

The KDL-50W809 has an average 5 year running cost of $95 based on average energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 3,997 TVs.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

samsung kdl50w809cbu

Barcodes:

04548736002708

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