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Sony KDL-50W815

74

Overall Score

Sony KDL-50W815

Sony KDL-50W815
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A very economical to run and fully featured 50" Full HD TV
50" Full HD 64mm Yes Mar 2014 A++
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Sony KDL-50W815 Review

With very low running costs and excellent features, we have ranked the Sony KDL-50W815 number 237 in 50 inch TVs.
80
Features
Fully-Featured
90
Running Costs
$53 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 televisions are available. View the latest TVs 2018.
This TV has running costs of $53 over 5 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 4,388 televisions 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 High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP)
Realistic feel, great detail
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Made to listen
Bigger, better bass
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Wired mirroring
Touch, see and share
One-Flick remote (optional accessory)
Wireless subwoofer (optional accessory)

How Big is the Sony KDL-50W815?

The Sony KDL-50W815 is 1,116mm wide and 656mm tall. It is 64mm thick and weighs 13.6kg.

Sony KDL-50W815 front dimensions
Sony KDL-50W815 size in context

Sony KDL-50W815 In-Depth Analysis

Running Costs

Average Running Costs

The average 5 year running cost of the KDL-50W815 is $53 based on average usage levels and energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 4,388 TVs.

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Features

Larger Than Average Display Diagonal

The average display diagonal of all TVs is 46", with the smallest being 13" and the largest being 110". The KDL-50W815's display diagonal of 50" is larger than average when compared to most other TVs. It is larger than 65% of all televisions when ordered by this feature.

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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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3D

The KDL-50W815 is 3D. 75% of televisions are not 3D.

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Average Thickness

The Sony KDL-50W815's thickness of 64mm is fairly average compared to most other televisions. It is in the thickest 61% of all televisions when ordered by this feature.

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Supports Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi

The KDL-50W815 supports Wi-Fi, as do 61% of televisions.

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Supports High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP)

The KDL-50W815 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 Pair of 3D Glasses Included

The Sony KDL-50W815 has a pair of 3D glasses included. 86% of televisions do not have a pair of 3D glasses included.

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Supports Wi-Fi Direct

The KDL-50W815 supports Wi-Fi Direct. 73% of televisions do not support Wi-Fi Direct.

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Supports Parental Controls

The KDL-50W815 supports parental controls. 87% of televisions do not support parental controls.

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Supports Near Field Communication (NFC)

The Sony KDL-50W815 supports Near Field Communication (NFC), unlike 98% of televisions which do not support Near Field Communication (NFC).

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Supports Picture-in-Picture

The Sony KDL-50W815 supports Picture-In-Picture, which is unusual. 95% of TVs do not support Picture-In-Picture.

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Lower Than Average RMS Rated Power

The Sony KDL-50W815's RMS rated power of only 16W is lower than 76% of all televisions when sorted by this feature. The lowest RMS rated power of televisions is 2W, the highest is 200W, and the average RMS rated power is 21W.

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Supports 24p

The KDL-50W815 supports 24p, unlike 85% of televisions which do not support 24p.

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Has an Ambient Light Sensor

The Sony KDL-50W815 has an ambient light sensor, unlike 92% of televisions which do not have an ambient light sensor.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

sony kdl50w815bsae2

Barcodes:

04905524967807, 04905524967814, 05054531173264

Frequently Asked Questions About the Sony KDL-50W815

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