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Sony KDL-55W829

A classic and cheap to run 55 inch Full HD TV
55" Full HD Yes No Feb 2014
Display Diagonal HD Type 3D OLED Technology Release Date

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Sony KDL-55W829 Review

With very good reviews and low running costs, we have scored the Sony KDL-55W829 as follows for Summary.
73
1 Review
63
Good Features
26
71
$81 Over 5 Years
Overall Score
55
Average

Why Has it Scored 55?

It has not bad expert reviews with an average expert rating of 80%.
This TV is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better televisions are available. View the latest televisions 2017.
It has running costs of $81 over 5 years, which are typical compared to the other 3,997 TVs 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:
Fairly large display diagonal
3D
Only Full HD
Does not feature OLED technology
16
Mediocre
56
Average
73
Very Good

Sony KDL-55W829 In-Depth Analysis

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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Fairly Large Display Diagonal

Televisions have display diagonals of between 2" and 110", and the average display diagonal is 46". The display diagonal of the Sony KDL-55W829 of 55" is quite large compared to most other televisions. It is in the largest 23% of all televisions when sorted by this feature.

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Does Not Feature OLED Technology

The KDL-55W829 does not feature OLED technology. 98% of televisions also do not feature OLED technology.

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3D

The KDL-55W829 is 3D. 74% of televisions are not 3D.

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Average Thickness

The thickness of the Sony KDL-55W829 of 65mm is pretty average compared to most other televisions. It is in the thinnest 1% of all TVs when sorted by this feature.

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Supports Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi

The KDL-55W829 supports Wi-Fi. 59% of TVs also support Wi-Fi.

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Quite High RMS Rated Power

Across all the televisions the RMS rated powers range from 2W to 120W, and the average RMS rated power is 21W. The RMS rated power of the Sony KDL-55W829 of 20W is in the highest 21% of all televisions when ordered by this feature.

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Supports Face Detection

The Sony KDL-55W829 supports face detection, which is unusual. 98% of televisions do not support face detection.

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Supports Bluetooth

The Sony KDL-55W829 supports Bluetooth, which is unusual. 81% of televisions do not support Bluetooth.

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Has a Pair of 3D Glasses Included

The KDL-55W829 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 Direct

The Sony KDL-55W829 supports Wi-Fi Direct. 72% of televisions do not support Wi-Fi Direct.

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Supports Parental Controls

The KDL-55W829 supports parental controls. 89% of TVs do not support parental controls.

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Supports 24p

The KDL-55W829 supports 24p, which is unusual. 84% of TVs do not support 24p.

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Quite Fast Motion Interpolation Frequency

Across all the TVs the motion interpolation frequencies range from 50Hz to 3,000Hz, and the average motion interpolation frequency is 440Hz. The Sony KDL-55W829's motion interpolation frequency of 800Hz is in the fastest 17% of all TVs when ranked by this feature.

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Supports Near Field Communication (NFC)

The Sony KDL-55W829 supports Near Field Communication (NFC), which is unusual. 98% of TVs do not support Near Field Communication (NFC).

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Has an Ambient Light Sensor

The KDL-55W829 has an ambient light sensor, which is unusual. 92% of TVs do not have an ambient light sensor.

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Supports Picture-in-Picture

The Sony KDL-55W829 supports Picture-In-Picture. 95% of televisions do not support Picture-In-Picture.

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Running Costs

Running Costs Are Average

Based on average usage levels and energy prices we estimate that the KDL-55W829 will cost $81 over 5 years to run, which is typical compared to the other 3,997 TVs.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

summer kdl55w829bbu, sony kdl55w829bbu

Barcodes:

04905524967890, 04905524967906, 04905524967913, 05055760704618

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