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Sony KDL-55W805A

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A 55 inch Full HD TV with average features and average reviews
55" Full HD Yes No Apr 2013
Display Diagonal HD Type 3D OLED Technology Release Date
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Sony KDL-55W805A Review

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1 Review + 1 Award
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Average Features
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55
$103 Over 5 Years
Overall Score
46
Mediocre

Why Has it Scored 47?

It has below average expert reviews with an average expert rating of 57%.
This TV is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better TVs are available. View the latest TVs 2017.
It has running costs of $103 over 5 years, which are typical compared to the other 3,997 televisions that we have compared it to. View all energy saving televisions.
This Sony TV has some good features, but is also missing a few features:
3D
Supports Wi-Fi
Only Full HD
Does not feature OLED technology
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Sony KDL-55W805A In-Depth Analysis

Features

Average Display Diagonal

The KDL-55W805A's display diagonal of 55" is fairly typical compared to most other TVs. It is in the smallest 1% of all televisions when sorted by this feature.

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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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Does Not Feature OLED Technology

The Sony KDL-55W805A does not feature OLED technology, although this is within the context that 98% of televisions also do not feature OLED technology.

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3D

The KDL-55W805A is 3D, unlike 74% of televisions which are not 3D.

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Average Thickness

The KDL-55W805A's thickness of 64mm is relatively average compared to most other televisions. It is in the thinnest 1% of all televisions when sorted by this feature.

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Supports Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi

The KDL-55W805A supports Wi-Fi. 59% of televisions also support Wi-Fi.

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Supports Near Field Communication (NFC)

The Sony KDL-55W805A supports Near Field Communication (NFC), which is unusual. 98% of TVs do not support Near Field Communication (NFC).

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Has an Auto Volume Leveler

The Sony KDL-55W805A has an auto volume leveler, unlike 83% of televisions which do not have an auto volume leveler.

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Supports Screen Mirroring

The Sony KDL-55W805A supports screen mirroring, unlike 87% of TVs which do not support screen mirroring.

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Has a Camera Included

The KDL-55W805A has a camera included, unlike 99% of televisions which do not have a camera included.

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Supports Parental Controls

The KDL-55W805A supports parental controls. 89% of televisions do not support parental controls.

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Supports Digital Video Recording (DVR)

The KDL-55W805A supports Digital Video Recording (DVR), which is unusual. 94% of televisions do not support Digital Video Recording (DVR).

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Has a 2D-3D Converter

The KDL-55W805A has a 2D-3D converter, unlike 87% of televisions which do not have a 2D-3D converter.

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Has a Pair of 3D Glasses Included

The KDL-55W805A has a pair of 3D glasses included. 85% of televisions do not have a pair of 3D glasses included.

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Supports Wi-Fi

The KDL-55W805A supports Wi-Fi. 91% of TVs do not support Wi-Fi.

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Supports Wi-Fi Direct

The Sony KDL-55W805A supports Wi-Fi Direct, which is unusual. 72% of TVs do not support Wi-Fi Direct.

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Supports Picture-in-Picture

The KDL-55W805A supports Picture-In-Picture. 95% of televisions do not support Picture-In-Picture.

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Supports 24p

The KDL-55W805A supports 24p. 84% of TVs do not support 24p.

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Has an Equalizer

The KDL-55W805A has an equalizer, which is unusual. 94% of televisions do not have an equalizer.

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Supports Skype

Skype

The KDL-55W805A supports Skype, which is unusual. 97% of televisions do not support Skype.

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Features Local Dimming

The KDL-55W805A features local dimming. 76% of televisions do not feature local dimming.

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Very Low RMS Rated Power

The RMS rated power of the KDL-55W805A of only 10W is in the lowest 8% of all televisions when ordered by this feature. The RMS rated powers of televisions range from 2W to 120W, and the average RMS rated power is 21W.

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Running Costs

OK Running Costs

Based on average usage levels and energy prices we estimate that the 5 year running cost of the KDL-55W805A is $103, which is typical compared to the other 3,997 televisions.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers sony kdl55w805abae2, sony kdl55w805cbaep, samsung kdl55w805c, sony kdl55w805cbu, quick kdl55w805c, sonytv kdl55w805
Barcodes 04548736002906, 04548736002920, 04905524915228, 04905524936216, 04905524936230, 04905524936278, 04905524936285, 04905524967838, 04905524967845, 04905524971347, 05054230863190, 05055760704588

Frequently Asked Questions About the Sony KDL-55W805A

Cheaper to run by $68.20
Thinner
Smaller display diagonal

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