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Sony KDL-60R550

73

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Sony KDL-60R550

Sony KDL-60R550
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A fully featured and economical to run 60" Full HD TV
60" Full HD No 82.45mm Oct 2013
Display Diagonal HD Type OLED/QLED Technology Thickness Release Date
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Sony KDL-60R550 Review

With excellent features, we have scored the Sony KDL-60R550 as follows:
80
Features
Fully-Featured
71
Running Costs
$120 Over 5 Years
73
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 73?

It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better TVs are available. View the latest televisions 2018.
This TV has running costs of $120 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 Picture-in-Picture
Beauty as big as it is bold
So bright, so thin
Lifelike motion
Receiver-less TV
Go beyond cable with built-in wi-fi
Your smartphone, now on TV
Theater-like 3d

How Big is the Sony KDL-60R550?

The Sony KDL-60R550 is 1,375mm wide and 82.45mm tall. It is 810mm thick and weighs 26.6kg.

Sony KDL-60R550 front dimensions
Sony KDL-60R550 size in context

Sony KDL-60R550 In-Depth Analysis

Running Costs

Running Costs Are OK

The KDL-60R550 is typical compared to the other 4,388 TVs that we have analysed for running costs. Based on typical usage levels and energy prices, we estimate the KDL-60R550 will cost $120 over 5 years to run.

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Features

Larger Than Average Display Diagonal

The display diagonal of the Sony KDL-60R550 of 60" is larger than average when compared to most other TVs. It is larger than 86% of all televisions when ordered by this feature. TVs have display diagonals of between 13" and 110", and the average display diagonal is 46".

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Only Full HD

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

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Does Not Feature OLED/QLED Technology

Like most other TVs, the Sony KDL-60R550 does not feature OLED/QLED technology. 98% of televisions do not feature OLED/QLED technology.

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3D

The KDL-60R550 is 3D. 75% of TVs are not 3D.

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Thicker Than Average

The thickness of the Sony KDL-60R550 of 82.5mm is thicker than average when compared to most other televisions. It is in the thickest 13% of all televisions when ordered by this feature. The thicknesses of TVs range from 1.7mm to 100mm, and the average thickness is 60mm.

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Supports Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi

The Sony KDL-60R550 supports Wi-Fi. 61% of televisions also support Wi-Fi.

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Supports Picture-in-Picture

The Sony KDL-60R550 supports Picture-in-Picture. 78% of TVs do not support Picture-in-Picture.

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Supports Wi-Fi Direct

The KDL-60R550 supports Wi-Fi Direct. 73% of TVs do not support Wi-Fi Direct.

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Narrower Than Average Horizontal Viewing Angle

The KDL-60R550's horizontal viewing angle of only 176° is in the narrowest 12% of all TVs when sorted by this feature. The horizontal viewing angles of televisions range from 150° to 180°, and the average horizontal viewing angle is 180°.

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Energy Star Certified

The Sony KDL-60R550 is Energy Star certified, unlike 83% of TVs which are not Energy Star certified.

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Supports Picture-in-Picture

The Sony KDL-60R550 supports Picture-In-Picture, which is unusual. 95% of televisions do not support Picture-In-Picture.

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3D Comb Filter

This TV has a 3D comb filter, which is the most frequently found comb filter on TVs.

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Supports Parental Controls

The KDL-60R550 supports parental controls. 87% of TVs do not support parental controls.

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Supports 24p

The KDL-60R550 supports 24p, unlike 85% of TVs which do not support 24p.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

sony kdl60r550a, sony r550a

Barcodes:

00700613271650

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