Close

Loading image...
Sony KDL-60W855
4 Images

Sony KDL-60W855

60" Active Feb 2014
Display Diagonal HD Type 3D 3D Type Release Date
Big screen, peerless design X-Reality PRO: Experience stunning picture quality - from Blu-ray Discs and regular TV broadcasts to web videos and smartphone clips. Sony unique processing engine... More
A+
$126.17 Electricity cost over 5 years. Calculate
Available from international sellers only
Tell Me When It Becomes Available
You are subscribed to price alerts for this product
Unsubscribe
Searching for international prices ...

Assumed Exchange Rates

Searching for prices in ...

11 Reasons For

Expert Reviews Are Excellent

TV expert review website Chip.de scored this TV 96%. This puts this Sony television in the top 3% of all the large TVs that have been around for more than two years when ranked by average expert review score.

Good Brand

We checked 1,507 owner and expert reviews for Sony televisions and found that on average Sony has good ratings. We also found that Sony has good ratings specifically for its large TVs.

3D Compatible

Like most of the other TVs of this type and age, the KDL-60W855 is 3D compatible.

We compared all the other 3D compatible TVs to this TV and we think a cheaper TV such as the Samsung UE55F6500[plb_1546869_price] or you might consider a better rated TV such as the LG 55EC930[plb_2442859_price], and the Samsung UE55H8000[plb_2232249_price] are also worth considering.

Read more Less Chart Edit

Supports Smart TV Features

The Sony KDL-60W855 supports smart TV features. Most of the other televisions that were launched around the same time as the KDL-60W855 also support smart TV features.

It may also be worth considering one of the other TVs which support smart TV features currently available including the Samsung UE55F6500[plb_1546869_price] which is cheaper; or the LG 55EC930[plb_2442859_price], or the Samsung UE55H8000[plb_2232249_price] which has better reviews.

Read more Less Chart Edit

Has a WiFi Connection

has a WiFi connection

Like most of the other large TVs that have been available for a comparable time to the KDL-60W855, the Sony KDL-60W855 has a WiFi connection.

Alternative TVs with a WiFi connection currently available that you might want to look at include the Samsung UE55F6500[plb_1546869_price] which is cheaper; or the LG 55EC930[plb_2442859_price], or the Samsung UE55H8000[plb_2232249_price] which has better reviews.

Read more Less Chart Edit

Four HDMI Ports

four HDMI ports

Most large TVs that came out around the same time as the KDL-60W855 have between one and four HDMI ports, including the Sony KDL-60W855 which has four HDMI ports.

Chart Edit

Two Audio in Ports

The KDL-60W855 is a two audio in port TV. Most of the other large TVs that have been around for a comparable time to the KDL-60W855 have between one and three audio in ports.

Chart Edit

Supports Sixteen Video Formats

supports sixteen video formats

The number of video formats supported by the Sony KDL-60W855 is more than most TVs of this age and type. This television supports an AVI video format, which is the most frequently supported video format supported by TVs that have been on the market for around the same time as the KDL-60W855. The video formats "3GP", "ASF", "AVC", "H.264", "M-JPEG", "MKV", "MOV", "MP4", "MPEG1", "MPEG2", "MPEG4", "RV", "VP8", "WEBM" and "XVID" are also supported by this TV.

MP4 stands for Moving Pictures Expert Group 4.

AVI stands for Audio Video Interleave.

Read more Less Chart Edit

Supports One Audio Format

The KDL-60W855 has a greater number of audio formats than most TVs of a comparable spec and age to it. This TV supports an MP3 audio format, which is the most commonly supported audio format supported by TVs of a comparable age and type to the KDL-60W855.

Chart Edit

Has Four Smart Modes

The KDL-60W855 has a greater number of smart modes than most large TVs that have been on the market for a similar time to it. This Sony TV has a Game smart mode, which is the most commonly found smart mode found on TVs of a similar spec and age to the KDL-60W855. The smart modes "Cinema", "Photo" and "Sports" are also found on this TV.

Chart Edit

Supports Five Analog Signal Format Systems

The number of analog signal format systems supported by the KDL-60W855 is more than most similar spec TVs that have been on the market for more than two years. This Sony television supports an NTSC analog signal format system, which is the most frequently supported analog signal format system supported by similar spec TVs that are a comparable age to the KDL-60W855. The analog signal format systems "NTSC 3.58", "NTSC 4.43", "PAL" and "SECAM" are also supported by this TV.

Chart Edit

6 Reasons Against

Does Not Have a Built-In Camera

The Sony KDL-60W855 does not have a built-in camera. Most of the other similar spec TVs that were released more than two years ago also do not have a built-in camera.

Chart Edit

Only Supports Three Image Formats

The number of image formats supported by the KDL-60W855 is more than most large TVs that have been available for more than two years. This television supports a JPG image format, which is the most frequently supported image format supported by TVs that have been on the market for around the same time as the KDL-60W855. The image formats "MPO" and "RAW" are also supported by this Sony television.

Chart Edit

Does Not Feature OLED Technology

Most similar spec TVs that have been available for around the same time as the KDL-60W855 do not feature OLED technology. The KDL-60W855 is no exception to this as it too does not feature OLED technology.

Alternative TVs which also feature OLED technology that you might also want to consider include the LG 55EC930[plb_2442859_price].

Read more Less Chart Edit

Fairly High Annual Energy Consumption

The Sony KDL-60W855 has one of the higher annual energy consumptions (160 kilowatt hours) amongst TVs of this age. The lowest annual energy consumption of large TVs that have been on the market for around the same time as the KDL-60W855 is 60kWh and the highest is 320kWh.

Chart Edit

Quite Thick

TVs that are a similar age to the KDL-60W855 have thicknesses of between 3.5mm and 100mm, and the average thickness is 56mm. At 93 millimeters, the Sony KDL-60W855 has a quite thick thickness compared to most of the other large TVs that came out around the same time as the KDL-60W855.

If you are not bothered about having a thicker thickness then you might want to look at the Samsung UE55F6500[plb_1546869_price] (47.2mm) which is also cheaper.

Read more Less Chart Edit

Heavy

At 33.7 kilograms, the KDL-60W855 is fairly heavy compared to most of the other televisions of this age and type. The weights of televisions of a similar type and age to the KDL-60W855 range from 2.3kg to 63kg, and the average weight is 20kg.

Chart Edit

2 Other reasons to consider the Sony KDL-60W855

Full HD HD Type

Full HD HD type

The display resolution of this TV is Full HD, which is typical of many large TVs that came out around the same time as it. Full HD TVs have a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels.

Full HD TVs have a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels.

Chart Edit

Released Over Two Years Ago

It was over two years ago when this TV was released.

Specification

Display
Display Diagonal
HD Type
3D
3D Type
Screen Shape
Motion Interpolation Frequency
Noise Reduction
Motion Interpolation Technology
Contrast Ratio (dynamic)
Display Resolution
Supported Video Modes
Aspect Ratio
2D-3D Converter
Display Diagonal (metric)
Viewing Angle, Horizontal
Viewing Angle, Vertical
TV Tuner
Digital Signal Format System
Tuner Type
Analog Signal Format System
Audio
RMS Rated Power
Number of Loudspeakers
Built-In Speaker(s)
Auto Volume Leveler
Sound Modes
Audio Decoders
Audio Decoding Technologies
Ports & Interfaces
Headphone Outputs
Common Interface Plus (CI+)
Common Interface (CI)
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Ports
RF Ports Quantity
SCART Ports Quantity
Digital Audio Optical Out
Composite Video in
Component Video (YPbPr/YCbCr) in
DVI Port
PC in (D-Sub)
HDMI Ports Quantity
Consumer Electronics Control (CEC)
Audio (L,R) in
Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL)
Audio Return Channel (ARC)
Networking
Wi-Fi
Ethernet LAN
Wi-Fi Direct
Management Features
Sleep Timer
On/Off Timer
Picture-and-Picture
Smart Modes
Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)
Hotel Mode
Performance
Video Formats Supported
Audio Formats Supported
Image Formats Supported
Teletext Function
Parental Control
24p Support
Ambient Light Sensor
Teletext
Supported File Systems
Deep Colour Support
Design
LED Indicators
Colour of Product
Ergonomics
On/off Switch
VESA Mounting
Power
Power Consumption (typical)
Power Consumption (standby)
Energy Efficiency Class
Annual Energy Consumption
Certificates
Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) Certified
Weight & Dimensions
Depth
Weight
Weight With Stand
Depth (with Stand)
Height (with Stand)
Width (with Stand)
Height
Width
Packaging Content
3D Glasses Included
Desktop Stand
Batteries Included
Handheld Remote Control
3D Glasses Quantity
Quick Start Guide
Manual

Expert Reviews

(1)
16 December 2015

Im Test setzt der Sony KDL-65W855C gleich zwei neue Spitzenwerte. Sowohl bei der Bildqualität als auch bei der Ausstattung ist der Sony-TV das aktuell beste Gerät über 43 Zoll. Während auch...

Balanced colours
Strong contrast
Sharpness
Sizetoprice ratio
Tolles Bild mit berragendem Kontrast, AndroidTV mit vielen Apps
Narrow viewing angles
Could do with more apps
Hoher Stromverbrauch im Standby
3DBrillen kosten extra
Stolzer Preis

Running Cost

Hours of Use Per Day: hours
Show running costs over: years
Electricity cost when switched on $127.40
Electricity cost when on standby $1.15
@ $0.10525476 per kwh - Edit electricity price and usage
kwh per hour
kwh per hour left on standby
Electricity price $per kilowatt hour
Annual electricity price inflation %
Water cost when switched on
@ $0.0015024368 per litre - Edit water usage and price
litres per hour
Water price $per litre
Annual water price inflation %
Submit Energy Consumption Figures
Total running cost over 5 years $128.55
Running costs for this TV have been estimated based on other similar TVs. If you know how much electricity and water the Sony KDL-60W855uses then please let us know by entering those figures in the boxes above.
Energy Rating
0.84T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.84 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
22
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant 22 tree seedlings and grow them for 10 years.

+- Manufacturer's Description

Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers sony kdl60w855, sony kdl60w855b, sony kdl60w855bb, sony kdl60w855bbu
Barcodes 04905524959512, 04905524959529, 04905524959536
Feedback