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Sony XBR-49X830

Sony XBR-49X830
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A critically acclaimed and fully featured 48.5" 4K television, with low running costs
48.5" 4K No 60mm Jan 2016
Display Diagonal HD Type OLED/QLED Technology Thickness Release Date
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Used - Sony XBR-49X830C 49" 2160p UHD LED LCD Internet TV (Used)
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Sony XBR-49X830 Review

With excellent reviews and features, we have scored the Sony XBR-49X830 as follows:
90
Reviews
2 Reviews
82
Features
Fully-Featured
70
Running Costs
$200 Over 5 Years
78
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 78?

It has great expert reviews and superb user reviews with 100% of buyers recommending this TV to others.
At over a year old this TV is slightly out of date, and newer TVs with more up to date technology are available. View the latest TVs 2018.
This TV has running costs of $200 over 5 years, which puts it in the most expensive 9% of all 4,388 televisions that we have compared it to. View all energy saving televisions.
It has some great features:
4K
Supports Wi-Fi
Has an audio input for DVI
Has an ambient light sensor
Leading 4k picture quality
Upscale everything you watch to 4k ultra HD
A smarter TV
4K streaming at its best
More apps
Just say what you want
Google cast ready
Your personalized TV
Stream ps3 games directly to your TV
So much to see in 4k

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Sony XBR-49X830 In-Depth Analysis

Running Costs

High Running Costs

The XBR-49X830 has an average 5 year running cost of $200 based on average energy prices and usage levels, which makes it one of the less economic to run TVs.

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Features

4K

4K

The Sony XBR-49X830 has a maximum resolution of 4K. That's over four times the resolution of the most frequently found HD type of Full HD. Televisions HD types range from HD Ready (worst) to 8K (best). 4K Ultra HD TVs have a resolution of 3840 x 2160 pixels.

4K Ultra HD TVs have a resolution of 3840 x 2160 pixels.

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Average Display Diagonal

The display diagonal of the XBR-49X830 of 48.5" is relatively average compared to most other TVs. It is larger than 44% of all televisions when sorted by this feature.

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Does Not Feature OLED/QLED Technology

The XBR-49X830 does not feature OLED/QLED technology, although keep in mind that 98% of televisions also do not feature OLED/QLED technology.

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Not 3D

Like most other televisions, the XBR-49X830 is not 3D. 75% of TVs are not 3D.

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Average Thickness

The thickness of the XBR-49X830 of 60mm is relatively typical compared to most other televisions. It is thicker than 50% of all televisions when ranked by this feature.

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Supports Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi

The XBR-49X830 supports Wi-Fi, as do 61% of televisions.

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Has an Audio Input for DVI

The XBR-49X830 has an audio input for DVI, which is unusual. 93% of televisions do not have an audio input for DVI.

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Has an Ambient Light Sensor

The XBR-49X830 has an ambient light sensor, which is unusual. 92% of TVs do not have an ambient light sensor.

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Supports Smartphones Being Used As a Remote

The Sony XBR-49X830 supports smartphones being used as a remote. 88% of TVs do not support smartphones being used as a remote.

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Supports High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP)

The XBR-49X830 supports High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP). 78% of televisions do not support High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP).

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Features Local Dimming

The XBR-49X830 features local dimming, unlike 76% of televisions which do not feature local dimming.

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Supports 24p

The Sony XBR-49X830 supports 24p, unlike 85% of televisions which do not support 24p.

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Supports Wi-Fi Direct

The XBR-49X830 supports Wi-Fi Direct, which is unusual. 73% of televisions do not support Wi-Fi Direct.

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3840 X 2160 Pixels Display Resolution

The XBR-49X830 supports a maximum display resolution of 3840 x 2160 pixels. That's over four times the resolution of the most common resolution of 1920 x 1080 (Full HD) pixels. This television also supports a display resolution of 3840 x 2160 (4K) pixels. The resolution of all televisions ranges from 366 x 768 pixels (worst) to 5120 x 2160 pixels (best).

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Supports Picture-in-Picture

The Sony XBR-49X830 supports Picture-In-Picture. 95% of televisions do not support Picture-In-Picture.

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Supports Parental Controls

The XBR-49X830 supports parental controls, unlike 87% of televisions which do not support parental controls.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

sony xbr49x830c

Barcodes:

00027242888043

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