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Sony KDL-50W809

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Sony KDL-50W809

Sony KDL-50W809
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A very economical to run and fully featured 50" Full HD TV
50" Full HD No 59mm Apr 2015 A+
Display Diagonal HD Type OLED/QLED Technology Thickness Release Date Energy Efficiency
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Sony KDL-50W809 Review

With low running costs and excellent features, we have ranked the Sony KDL-50W809 number 328 in 50 inch TVs.
80
Features
Fully-Featured
82
Running Costs
$74 Over 5 Years
74
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 74?

It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better TVs are available. View the latest TVs 2018.
This TV has running costs of $74 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.
It has some great features:
Larger than average display diagonal
3D
Supports Wi-Fi
Supports 24p
See how good TV can look
Rediscover every detail
BRAVIA meets android TV
Scroll back TV guide
See it all on your TV
Connect with NFC
Show smartphone photos and videos
Enrich your viewing with TV sideview
Made to listen
DSEE
S-Force front surround
Clear phase

What is This TV Best Used For?

7
Watching Films
Mediocre
56
Watching Sport
Average
59
Playing Games
Average

Sony KDL-50W809 In-Depth Analysis

Running Costs

OK Running Costs

The average 5 year running cost of the KDL-50W809 is $74 based on typical usage levels and energy prices, 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 typical of many TVs. Full HD TVs have a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels.

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Larger Than Average Display Diagonal

The KDL-50W809's display diagonal of 50" is in the largest 33% of all televisions when ordered by this feature. The smallest display diagonal of televisions is 13", the largest is 110", and the average display diagonal is 46".

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Does Not Feature OLED/QLED Technology

The KDL-50W809 does not feature OLED/QLED technology. 98% of televisions also do not feature OLED/QLED technology.

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3D

The KDL-50W809 is 3D. 75% 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 TVs. It is thicker than 52% of all TVs when ordered by this feature.

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Supports Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi

The KDL-50W809 supports Wi-Fi. 61% of TVs also support Wi-Fi.

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Supports 24p

The KDL-50W809 supports 24p, unlike 85% of TVs which do not support 24p.

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Supports Near Field Communication (NFC)

The Sony KDL-50W809 supports Near Field Communication (NFC), unlike 98% of televisions which do not support Near Field Communication (NFC).

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Has an Ambient Light Sensor

The KDL-50W809 has an ambient light sensor. 92% of TVs do not have an ambient light sensor.

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Supports Wi-Fi Direct

The Sony KDL-50W809 supports Wi-Fi Direct. 73% of TVs do not support Wi-Fi Direct.

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Faster Than Average Motion Interpolation Frequency

The slowest motion interpolation frequency of televisions is 50Hz, the fastest is 3,000Hz, and the average motion interpolation frequency is 450Hz. The motion interpolation frequency of the KDL-50W809 of 1,000Hz is in the fastest 14% of all televisions when ranked by this feature.

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Supports Screen Mirroring

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

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Has a Mounting Kit

The Sony KDL-50W809 has a mounting kit. 91% of televisions do not have a mounting kit.

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Features USB Recording

The Sony KDL-50W809 features USB recording. 90% of TVs do not feature USB recording.

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Average High Frequency Rate

The high frequency rate of the KDL-50W809 of 100Hz is relatively average compared to most other televisions. It is in the fastest 50% of all televisions when ordered by this feature.

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Does Not Have an On/off Switch

The KDL-50W809 does not have an on/off switch. 53% of televisions also do not have an on/off switch.

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Supports High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP)

The Sony KDL-50W809 supports High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP). 78% of televisions do not support High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP).

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Has a PC in (D-Sub) Port

The KDL-50W809 has a PC in (D-Sub) port. 71% of televisions do not have a PC in (D-Sub) port.

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Supports Picture-in-Picture

The Sony KDL-50W809 supports Picture-In-Picture, unlike 95% of TVs which do not support Picture-In-Picture.

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Does Not Feature Local Dimming

The Sony KDL-50W809 does not feature local dimming. 76% of televisions also do not feature local dimming.

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Supports HDD Recording

The Sony KDL-50W809 supports HDD recording, unlike 98% of televisions which do not support HDD recording.

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Supports Parental Controls

The KDL-50W809 supports parental controls, unlike 87% of televisions which do not support parental controls.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

sonybravia kdl50w809cbu, samsung kdl50w809cbu, sony kdl50w809cbaep

Barcodes:

00635131626913, 04548736002708, 05055760736862

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