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Sony 55" Black Ultra HD 3D 4K LED HDTV - XBR-55X850A

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Sony 55" Black Ultra HD 3D 4K LED HDTV, Model XBR55X850A

Enhance the quality of everything you watch with a picture that’s four times clearer than regular HD, plus more depth and shades of color than you’ve ever seen on a TV before. Add in Wi-Fi® connectivity and it’s the highest resolution, most immersive experience we’ve ever created. See the world in 4K Ultra HD and never look back.


  • Four times clearer than HD
    That’s right—four times clearer than Full HD 1080p. Get acquainted with the highest resolution picture Sony has ever produced on a TV. With four times more resolution than Full HD, the 4K Ultra HD screen contains over 8 million individual pixels (3,840 x 2,160). Advanced picture processing ensures that every one of those pixels displays images with superb brightness and authentic detail
  • HD enhanced to 4K Ultra HD quality
    Suddenly, everything looks better. All of your existing HD sports, TV shows and movies are up-scaled to super clear 4K quality. The new 4K X-Reality™ PRO chip enhances HD (or lower resolution) images by analyzing and refining images with beautifully natural detail and astounding color. The latest Reality Creation database and Super Resolution processing breathes new life into everything you see with phenomenal 4K (3,840 x 2,160) resolution
  • See colors never seen on a TV before
    Spoil yourself with the widest color spectrum we’ve ever offered on a television. Unique to Sony, TRILUMINOS Display technology creates incredibly true, natural shades of colors—just the way you want them. Hard-to-reproduce reds, aqua blues and emerald greens are displayed beautifully, so landscapes and seascapes look more vivid. Faces look better, too, with natural skin tones. It’s all thanks to a new TRILUMINOS display that gives images a heightened sense of depth
  • 4K Ultra HD now and in the future
    Sony 4K Ultra HD TV owners are the first in the world to be able to enjoy hit Hollywood movies in 4K Ultra HD, using the Sony 4K Ultra HD Media Player (sold separately). Sony 4K TVs are also ready to support the next 4K video formats, such as 60p 4K sports video, that will become possible using the new HDMI® 2.0 specification. A convenient and free Internet firmware update will be available late 2013
  • Movies in 4K Ultra HD
    Introducing the world’s first in-home media player to bring you 4K Hollywood hit movies (sold separately). Four times clearer than HD, Sony’s Video Unlimited 4K service allows you to rent or purchase feature films, TV shows, documentaries and more. The 4K Ultra HD Media Player comes preloaded with 10 bonus feature films plus a collection of other free video shorts
  • The difference is dynamic
    It's all about perfecting a natural look. Dynamic Edge LED backlighting with local dimming delivers pitch-black night scenes and illuminates bright scenes. Rather than illuminating the entire screen, contrast is boosted in just the right areas for a more realistic picture
  • Lifelike motion
    Watch the sprinter break off the blocks and race smoothly as the camera follows him from left to right. Even quick motion seen in action movies appears amazingly realistic as Motionflow™ XR 960 technology, which takes motion clarity beyond refresh rates, smoothes out the picture where the camera can't for clearer and more natural movement
  • Your smartphone, now on TV
    Movies, music and apps from your smartphone can now be viewed big on your TV. With three ways to connect AndroidTM phones and tablets to the X850, Sony is helping you add value to the entertainment you already own. 1. Using a Mobile High Definition Link cable, you can connect your smartphone to the TV to literally “mirror” what’s seen on the smartphone screen. Video, photos and apps are re-sized and scaled to fit the larger TV screen. You can then use the TV remote to navigate the phone, while it’s charging from the TV10. 2. Using screen mirroring technology, you can connect phones that are Miracast™ enabled to the TV. 3. Using One-Touch Mirroring with NFC technology, briefly place your compatible Xperia™ smartphone to the one-touch remote. You’ll instantly be able to view exactly what is on your smartphone’s screen on the TV
  • Go way beyond cable with built-in Wi-Fi®
    Wirelessly stream beautiful, HD entertainment straight from the internet or your home network using built-in Wi-Fi® connectivity and open the door to the endless entertainment of the Sony Entertainment Network, where thousands of movies, TV shows, online videos, games and music are always at your fingertips. By connecting to the Internet you can access Full HD 1080p entertainment, 3D content and made-for-TV apps like Netflix®, Pandora®, YouTube™, Facebook® and more
  • Custom control installations
    RS-232C and IR-in for custom control installations
  • 3D immersion
    There's 3D, then there's 3D with 4K (3,840 x 2,160). Life-like 3D images emerge from the 4K screen screen with realism that makes your heart race. The level of detail is absolutely stunning—it's the closest thing to a 3D theater in your living room. Just slide on the comfortable 3D active glasses and enter a whole new dimension. Four pairs included
  • Twice the fun: 2-player games with no split screen
    Say goodbye to split screen. Now you and a friend can both experience your own big-screen view of the action as you play nail-biting games on your PlayStation®3 system. SimulView™ gaming presents two separate full screen pictures: each player watches independently through Simulview™ mode on the included 3D active glasses. There’s already a growing choice of SimulViewTM game titles available
  • Control your TV with your smartphone or tablet
    Get more from watching television with TV SideView™. Control the TV or browse the channel guide with your smartphone, Xperia™ Tablet or other tablet device (Android™ or iOS), all without interfering with what you’re watching on the TV. Learn more about the show you’re watching right now, like cast and episode details. Search what’s available to watch on TV, internet videos and apps like Netflix®. Once you find what you want to watch, you can select to view it on the TV. Make TV viewing more social by Tweeting about the show from your mobile device
  • Photos are better with 4K
    See more details in your DSLR photos (8MP+) with 4K resolution (3,840 x 2,160). View, share and edit photo memories with PlayMemories Studio™ software and your PlayStation®3 system on the TV screen. Scroll effortlessly through your image collection. Pinpoint images by date and time, smiles or location. Everything’s smooth and speedy, thanks to the immense processing power of the PlayStation®3 system
  • Life-sized video calls
    It's like they're in the room with you. Skype® video calls bring your family and friends closer than ever as they appear as large as life on your big screen. Just connect the easy-to-use Skype camera (sold separately) for a face-to-face look at the caller on the beauty of your Sony HDTV
  • Onboard manual
    You will never lose your TV manual again. The iManual is available through the menu system on the TV – always there if you need it



  • 3D: Active
  • 3D Format Support: Yes (2K-only)
  • 3D Super-resolution: Yes
  • 3D Sync Transmitter Integrated: Yes
  • Auto 3D Depth Adjustment: Yes
  • Simulated 3D: Yes (2K-only)


  • Audio Power Output: 10W+10W+10W
  • Speaker Configuration: 2.1ch, Tweeter(20x40mm)x2, Woofer(57mm)x2, Assist Woofer(60mm)
  • Speaker Position: Down Firing
  • 5.1 Channel Audio Out: Yes
  • 5.1ch Through Out (Handycam): Yes
  • Advanced Auto Volume: Yes
  • Alternate Audio (Digital): Yes
  • Audio Out: Fixed/Variable
  • Auto Mute (on no signal): Yes
  • Bass Ref Box Speaker: Yes
  • Clear Phase Speaker: Yes
  • Dolby®: Dolby Digital, Dolby Digital Plus, Dolby Pulse
  • Headphone/Speaker Link: Yes
  • Invisible Speaker: Yes
  • S-Master: Yes
  • Signal-to-Sound Architecture: Yes
  • Simulated Stereo: Yes
  • Sony Original Surround: S-Force Front Surround
  • Sound Booster: Yes
  • Sound Enhancer: Yes
  • Sound Mode
    • Standard
    • Cinema
    • Sports
    • Music
    • Game
    • Compressed Audio
  • Stereo System: MTS(AUTO SAP)


  • Auto Photo Mode: Yes
  • Auto Shut-off: Yes
  • BRAVIA® Sync™: Yes
  • Channel Block (with password): Analog & Digital
  • Channel Jump: Yes
  • Channel Surf: Yes
  • Edit Channel Labels: Yes
  • Info Banner: Yes
  • Input Skip: Auto
  • Label Inputs: Yes
  • Multiple Language Display: English/ Spanish/ French
  • On-Screen Clock: Yes
  • On-Screen Display for External Input: Yes
  • On/Off Timer: Yes
  • Panorama: Yes (2K only)
  • Parental Control: Yes
  • Picture Adjustments Lock: Yes
  • Picture Frame Mode: Yes
  • Scene Select
    • Photo
    • Music
    • Cinema
    • Game
    • Graphics
    • Sports
    • Animation
  • Show/Hide Channels: Yes
  • Skin Naturalizer: Yes (2K only)
  • Twin Picture: PAP (Variable)
  • USB Play: Yes (USB viewer supports FAT16, FAT32, exFAT and NTFS file systems.)
  • USB Play (Contents): MPEG1/ MPEG2PS/ MPEG2TS/ AVCHD/ MP4Part10/ MP4Part2/ AVI(XVID)/ AVI(MotinJpeg)/ MOV/ WMV/ MKV/ WEBM/ 3GPP/ MP3/ WMA/ WAV/ JPEG/ MPO/ RAW(ARW)
  • USB Super Multi-Format Play: Yes

Customizing Capability

  • RS-232C Control: Yes for SonySTD


  • Illumination LED: Yes
  • Sense of QUARTZ: Yes
  • Stand Design: Circle / Chrome Plating


  • Aspect Ratio: 16:9
  • Display Resolution: 4K (3840x2160)
  • Dynamic Contrast Ratio: over 1 million
  • Screen Size (cm): 163.9cm
  • Screen Size (measured diagonally): 55"(54.6")
  • Viewing Angle (Right/Left): 178(89/89)
  • Viewing Angle (Up/Down): 178(89/89)
  • Backlight Type: LED
  • Deep Black Panel: Yes
  • Dimming Type: Local Dimming
  • Display Device: LCD
  • Triluminos Display: Yes

Energy Saving & Efficiency

  • Dynamic Backlight Control: Yes
  • Power Saving Modes: Yes


  • Audio Return Channel: Yes
  • Closed Captions (CC): Analog
  • Closed Captions (CC): Digital
  • Demo Mode: Yes
  • Finish (Surface Color): Black
  • HDMI™ InstaPort: Yes
  • Hotel Mode Menu: Yes
  • Start Up Sony Logo Display: Yes

Inputs and Outputs

  • AC Power Input: 1 (Rear)
  • Analog Audio Input(s) (Total): 2 (Rear)
  • Audio Out: 1 (Side/Hybrid w/HP)
  • Component Video (Y/Pb/Pr) Input(s): 1 (Rear/Hybrid)
  • Composite Video Input(s): 2 (1 Rear/ 1 Rear Hybrid w/Component)
  • Digital Audio Output(s): 1 (Rear)
  • Ethernet Connection(s): 1 (Vertical)
  • HDMI™ Connection(s) (Total): 4
  • HDMI™ PC Input: Yes
  • Headphone Output(s): 1 (Side/ Hybrid w/Audio Out)
  • MHL: Yes
  • RF Connection Input(s): 1 (Bottom)
  • RS-232C Input(s): 1 (Side / Stereo Mini Jack)
  • USB 2.0: 3port


  • BIVL (System): Yes
  • Fast Zapping: Yes
  • Google TV Sync: YES(US/CA/MX)
  • Internet Browser: Yes (Opera)
  • One-touch mirroring: Yes
  • Opera Apps (System): Yes
  • Related Search: Yes
  • Seamless Streaming: Yes
  • Skype™: Ready
  • Sony Entertainment Network: Yes
  • TV SideView™: Yes
  • TV Tweet: Yes
  • Text search: Yes
  • Wi-Fi Certified: Yes
  • Wi-Fi Direct: Yes
  • Wi-Fi Frequency: 2.4GHz
  • Wi-Fi Standard: b/g/n
  • Wireless LAN: Integrated
  • X2 Widget (System): Yes


  • Power Consumption (in Operation) max.: 264W
  • Power Consumption (in Standby): 0.20W
  • Power Requirements (frequency): 60Hz for UL cUL 50/60Hz for other
  • Power Requirements (voltage): AC 120V for UL cUL AC 110-240V for other

Regulation and Standards Compliance

  • VESA® Hole Pitch: 300x300 mm / 11 7/8 x 11 7/8 inch
  • VESA® Hole Spacing Compatible: Yes


  • LightSensor™ Technology: Yes

TV System

  • Channel Coverage (Analog): VHF: 2-13/UHF: 14-69/CATV: 1-135
  • Channel Coverage (Digital Cable): CATV: 1-135
  • Channel Coverage (Digital Terrestrial): VHF: 2-13/UHF: 14-69
  • Color System: NTSC
  • Number of Tuners (Analog): M
  • Number of Tuners (Terrestrial/Cable): 1(Digital/Analog)
  • TV System (Digital Cable): Clear QAM
  • TV System (Digital Terrestrial): ATSC


  • Video Signal
    • 3840x2160/24p
    • 3840x2160/25p
    • 3840x2160/30p
    • 4096x2160/24p
    • 1080/24p (HDMI only)
    • 1080/60i
    • 1080/60p(HDMI / Component)
    • 480/60i
    • 480/60p
    • 720/60p
    • 1080/30p (HDMI only)
    • 720/30p (HDMI only)
    • 720/24p (HDMI only)
  • 24p True Cinema™ Technology: Yes
  • 3D Comb Filter: Yes
  • 4:3 Default: Yes
  • Advanced Contrast Enhancer (ACE): Yes
  • Auto Wide: Yes
  • Blinking Type: Frame Blinking
  • Clear Mode: Yes
  • Deep Color: Yes
  • Face Area Detection: Yes (2K only)
  • Impulse Mode: Yes
  • Intelligent MPEG Noise Reduction: Yes
  • Intelligent Picture Optimizer: Yes
  • MPEG Noise Reduction: Yes
  • Motionflow™ Technology: Motionflow XR 960
  • PhotoTV HD: Yes
  • Picture Mode
    • Vivid
    • Standard
    • Custom
    • Photo-Vivid
    • Photo-Standard
    • Photo-Original
    • Photo-Custom
    • Cinema1
    • Cinema2
    • Game-Standard
    • Game-Original
    • Graphics
    • Sports
    • Animation
  • Portable Game Mode
    • Fine Full
    • Fine Normal
    • PortableGame1
    • PortableGame2
  • Scene Optimized Energy Saving: Yes
  • SimulView™: Yes
  • Super-resolution for Game Mode: Yes
  • Video Area Detection: Yes (2K only)
  • Video Processing: 4K X-Reality PRO

Approximate Dimensions:

  • Without Stand: 49-5/8" x 29-1/4" x 2-3/8"
  • With Stand: 49-5/8" x 30-3/8" x 16"

Approximate Weight:

  • Without Stand: 59.1 lbs
  • With Stand: 62.2 lbs
  • Shipping: 82 lbs

Warranty Information:

  • Manufacturer Warranty (authorized online retailer): One Year Parts and Labor


  1. Actual panel resolution of XBR-X850A 4K Ultra HD TV is 3,840 x 2,160 pixels (in 16:9 aspect ratio). HDTVs have a panel resolution of 1,920 x 1080 pixels
  2. Simulated 4K image will vary based on source content
  3. Requires compatible Near Field Communication (NFC)-enabled Xperia™ smartphone. Certain formats are not supported. The video quality may be degraded due to environmental interference
  4. Broadband speed of at least 2.5 Mbps recommended (10 Mbps for HD). Content subject to change and may require fees. Wireless connectivity requires 802.11 home network (802.11n recommended). Skype requires CMU-BR100 or CMU-BR200 camera sold sep. Subject to Skype's terms and conditions
  5. Requires 3D content, 3D player and HDMI® cable (at least 10.2 Gbps) sold sep
  6. PS3 system sold sep
  7. Requires devices connected to the same wireless home network
  8. Ethernet connection required. Fees may apply for 4K networked video service
  9. Requires PS3 system, PlayMemories Studio™ software and HDMI® cable (at least 10.2 Gbps) sold sep
  10. Requires Mobile High Definition Link-compatible smartphone to be connected to the TV with a Mobile High Definition Link cable, sold separately
  11. Requires smartphone with Wi-Fi® certified Miracast™ technology. Certain formats are not supported. The video quality may be degraded due to environmental interference
  12. Purchase by 3/31/2014 and redeem by 4/30/2014. Consumers who purchase a qualifying new 2013 Sony BRAVIA TV will receive a 12 month subscription to Netflix Unlimited Streaming service and Hulu Plus service on the $7.99/month plans. New, existing and past Netflix subscribers are eligible for the Netflix offer. Credit card is required to redeem the Hulu Plus offer and is open only to new subscribers
  13. An Internet firmware update to support HDMI® 2.0 to accommodate 4K/60p (59.94/60Hz) video content will be available end of 2013. Requires that the TV is connected to the internet to receive the update
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Television TypeLED
Screen Size (inches)55
Aspect Ratio16:09
Refresh Rate120Hz
Number of Speakers2.1
Speaker Power30 Watts
Built-In WiFiYes
Internet Movie StreamingYes
Number of HDMI Inputs4
Number of USB PortsYes
Input ConnectorsHDMI, USB 2.0, Ethernet, Component, Composite, RF, Analog Audio, Ethernet, RS-232C
Output ConnectorsOptical, Analog Audio
Width (inches)49.63
Height (inches)29.25
Panel Depth (inches)2.33


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Sony 55" Black Ultra HD 3D 4K LED HDTV

(based on 433 reviews)

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Real, Solid 4k From Any (Capable) Source

If you are like me and have been holding off on getting a 4K TV so you don't get an early, broken implementation of the standard, this is the offering for you. It's...Read complete review

If you are like me and have been holding off on getting a 4K TV so you don't get an early, broken implementation of the standard, this is the offering for you. It's a premium set with a justifiable price, unlike some $10,000+ "halo" products with questionable specification improvements. This TV has perfect room presence. The minimal stand and muted bezel get out of the way and let the content speak for itself. Setup was extremely, fascinatingly simple. The base legs accommodates both wide and short stands, and can be inserted either at the far edges or towards the middle. Stability seems great; I have bumped the screen getting audio connections set up in the entertainment center and there was no wobble. Image quality is fantastic. More than one person asked if standard 1080p content was displaying in 3D because the image depth and frame rate correction really boost the picture. And this is not the annoying, obvious, super-soap-opera frame interpolation of the last few years. This is the real deal. I have been using multiple 4k computer monitors and sophisticated video frame rate correction software for some time now, so I'm familiar with what real UHD content at real UHD bandwidths looks like. This is not smoke and mirror backlight flashing coupled with a framerate computer users have avoided for more than a decade--this is a new level of video quality. You will have to chase your guests from the house. The very same day I set up this TV in my house I had guests on my couch long after I had to leave for business meetings. They were enraptured by this TV. You may want to buy less comfortable seating for your home theater to discourage overnighters, and I strongly recommend not stocking any snacks--they will disappear.


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I wanted to love the 79X900B and did a lot of research on all of the 4K TVs 75" and up. I loved the design of the TV and the speakers rocked. The...Read complete review

I wanted to love the 79X900B and did a lot of research on all of the 4K TVs 75" and up. I loved the design of the TV and the speakers rocked. The finish of this TV is outstanding. Colors are impressive and 4K content is truly stunning. Being an IPS panel and having passive 3D, I had high hopes for this TV and had it in my home for a week. As far as 3D, it was a blurry mess and we tried multiple sources and BLU-Ray films. You also have to watch 3D dead center or you will see images outlined and blurred (So don't watch 3D if you are mounting this TV higher than eye level or it will look like you are not wearing the 3D glasses when in fact you are). Black levels were very poor, actually grey and not anywhere near black (I would describe it as asphalt grey watching any source or content). I had a dead pixel on the screen and severe light bleed 8 inches up the left side of the panel and the entire top right corner. It was very noticeable unless we were watching a bright scene. When we watched something in letterbox, the light bleed was a true eye sore. I called Sony before I returned the TV and they said light bleed and dead pixels are not covered under warranty and they are normal in their production process. I was considering trying another set but that response forced me to return the TV and go with another brand. The reviews on all of the other size X900Bs are great but this 79" unit should not have been launched. The back-lighting seemed as if a floodlight was being held behind a film strip and local dimming didn't help much. I consider myself somewhat technical and we tried multiple settings with very little improvement. It was suggested that we turn the back light down to 2 and Eco to High but that was just too dark for normal viewing and only an an attempt to hide the sets weaknesses. Perhaps I got a bad panel but other reviews are similar.

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Great Display, not worth the purchase


from 90247

Comments about Sony 55" Black Ultra HD 3D 4K LED HDTV:

I was very excited when I purchased this set back in 2014. The display is great, 3D is amazing, but I regret to say that there is no 4K content available via USB, and streaming services. This set was purchased with the intent to watch 4K content, but outside of Sony's own $$$ 4K player there is no content support. Please if you are looking for a set with full 4K content and future support....... look elsewhere.

(0 of 1 customers found this review helpful)


great display, all smart features are terrible


from Lion's Head, ON N0H 1W0, Canada

Comments about Sony 55" Black Ultra HD 3D 4K LED HDTV:

The actual viewing experience is wonderful and I feel spoiled everyday. The "smart" part of the TV not only adds nothing, it detracts from the experience. The wifi, and networking are buggy, and support has thus far been somewhat poor. The user-interface is probably average for TVs, but when your baseline is a computer, it never feels easy to do anything. Hooking up your own media (movies etc) should be straight-forward, but the ability to look though large folders in a compact list view is very difficult to figure out (I still haven't but assume that I haven't found it yet, rather than the absurd alternative that its not possible). Trying to set up a network drive or media server has been a bust so far. The best compromise I've made so far (and not an option for all) is to completely give up on the "smart" features and buy another computer to plug into the display. With that solution, it turns out that I've paid a lot of money for features that I've given up on and opted for a computer to do them instead. I don't completely blame sony, its hard to compete against a computer interface here, but honestly, I would have been much more happy to buy a "dumb" TV with same display quality and let a computer company worry about the software and the gui.


Great TV but......


from 33565

Comments about Sony 55" Black Ultra HD 3D 4K LED HDTV:

This TV is great. The color is vivid, good blacks and filled with features. Not to mention it is very pleasing to the eye.....but the juddering is out of is getting progressively worse. When watching Netflix and Directv seems to be particularly bad. I have heard of a little juddering in other reviews but this way more mild. Hey Sony.....any suggestions other than replacing it?




from Undisclosed

Comments about Sony 55" Black Ultra HD 3D 4K LED HDTV:

We purchased ours back on April 20,2015. We have always chosen SONY products over the years. Great quality and dependability were our reasons.. The excellent picture quality is breath taking, just like you were there! We are very satisfied with our purchase and we keep Netflix busy with movie after movie, so enjoyable on this product. I would recommend getting the sound bar to go with it. We chose the HTCT770. It gives you the theater quality sound. Buy it and set back and enjoy it. You will be glad you did.


Full of Error Pop Ups


from Undisclosed

Comments about Sony 55" Black Ultra HD 3D 4K LED HDTV:

1. The most annoying problem with the tv is that in the middle of playing videos through USB, it will say something on the lines of "Media process has stopped working / quit unexpectedly". This happens at least 3 times every day. Don't understand what the problem is. 2. I cannot turn 'Reality Creation' to 'ON' when using netflix. Why? 3. The TV won't recognize the 3D content of '4K 3D' videos, i.e. the videos which are in a 3D format as well as 4K. There's no way to make it recognize simply says "Feature not supported" when I press the 3D button on the remote. 4. Cannot convert netflix to 3D - feature not supported. 5. There's no way to sync subtitles in the videos played via USB. The TV has a fantastic picture, but sometimes I feel it acts like a 'dumb' TV. There hasn't been much thought put by Sony to consider the way the users might want to use their TV. It's like all they have to boast about is an excellent picture and a high price tag, with little thought on the user interface and common features. My LG 4K TV (2013 model) was much much better in that regard, even though I would say Sony's picture quality is better.


Hard to replace Mitsubishi rear proj screen but ..


from Chicago, IL 60618, USA

Comments about Sony 55" Black Ultra HD 3D 4K LED HDTV:

So I loved my 55" Mitsubishi rear projection screen. Lasted 15 years. We've seen a lot together. World Cups, the first season of American Idol, Jack Bauer, 911. But it just gave out. Almost to the day I bought it. So, this TV is still just a TV if that makes any sense. But what I have seen so far is beautiful. It has a very rear projection feel, a sort of earthy quality to the picture. Honest. Not overly bright, but sharp and ... Earthy.

(0 of 2 customers found this review helpful)




from 84075

Comments about Sony 55" Black Ultra HD 3D 4K LED HDTV:

Beautiful picture and features easy to use and navigate. Love the side speakers.


Stunning and elegant


from Arlington, TX 76002, USA

Comments about Sony 55" Black Ultra HD 3D 4K LED HDTV:

Amazing picture quality with great depth and color usage. Sometimes I feel like I could step through the screen and walk around in whatever I'm watching. I love this tv!

(1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)


Something is wrong


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Comments about Sony 55" Black Ultra HD 3D 4K LED HDTV:

The television delivers incredibly beautiful pictures that sadly are interrupted by occasional all black screens where picture and sound are lost . This makes it all but impossible to watch something without eye irritation and an eventual headache. I am going to have my cable company check their connection to make sure that they aren't the culprits,, but in the meantime I can only rate the television 4 stars which under the circumstances I think is being generous. Obviously if the problem can be isolated and fixed in the very near term a new star will be born. If this situation cannot be fixed fast, I will return the product and cancel cable. Another irritation is that the bulk of the help system is online. If a TV doesn't work, online help doesn't work either. A detailed manual can, and should, be available in print and included with the product.


A great TV if you are an expert


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Comments about Sony 55" Black Ultra HD 3D 4K LED HDTV:

The picture and sound are fantastic. Figuring out how to use the many features is not. I have 30+ years with computers and electronics. The menu navigation is confusing, help and hint information is very lacking, and some features (such as mirroring a picture from a Windows 8.1 PC) do not work.

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Sony 55" Black Ultra HD 3D 4K LED HDTV

Sony 55" Black Ultra HD 3D 4K LED HDTV


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