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Sony-kdl-55w802.33858261
8.6 out of 10

Sony KDL-55W802

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Overall 8
8.0

Mets expectations and then some

Ron, ILL, Amazon
18 March 2014
  • Summary: I must admit I am very pleasantly surprised. Picture is excellent, its easy to move around the different functions. It looks rich and well made. The only thing missing and this is industry wide, and that's a keyboard. If you're going to give someone access to the internet then we need a keyboard. I would have to add the only "CON" which is a pretty BIG one. You can only steam videos from the few apps that are available.
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Overall 10
10

Nice picture

Tommy Wu "Tommy F.", Amazon
4 March 2014
  • Summary: The picture was much nicer than I expected. I have a 55" Samsung, 8000 series in another room and although it appears to be slightly brighter, the Sony's picture is clear and more real life. Connection to the web was easy and I have been able to stream videos from Netflix (wireless) without any issues. My Verizon router is located approximately 25 feet from the TV. It is thin and the stand appears to be very stable. I have it set on a TV console.
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Overall 10
10

The best TV I've owned to date

M. Daneker, Amazon
17 February 2014
  • Summary: Let me state upfront, I never, ever impulse buy a TV I put months into seeking cost V quality / features before I buy. So first of all let me state that sony was an upfront option because it goes with my receivers and PS3 in the most effortless way, but that wasn't all. My first wide-screen was about ten years ago, a 42 Bravia 3LED LCD projection that still works and still looks great to this day.
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Overall 10
10

Excellent quality, and sturdy.

Richard J. Kirian, Amazon
4 February 2014
  • Summary: Excellent quality, and sturdy. The Sony KDL-55W802A has an excellent picture. It is obvious the TV was designed for high definition. I initially has some distortion when I turned on the TV. Once the satellite company installed the HD service the picture was perfect. Recommend with HD service for best performance.
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Overall 8
8.0

For gamers and movie night, reflection a bit annoying

ArtS, Amazon
3 February 2014
  • Summary: When it comes to the picture it depends on the source. I think this tv looks amazing I got the 55in $1400 almost a year since it was released in 2013. What people say about reflection is true but it doesn't bother me, I got it for movie "night." If I'm watching sports during the day it I'm not to focus on the blacks and stuff, I agree it could bit more blacker during the day but I don't know if that is a realistic expectation in a bright room.
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Overall 10
10

Great TV

Amit Kumar, Amazon
26 January 2014
  • Summary: I really like the picture quality on this TV. I find the colors good and realistic, and the TV is plenty bright as well. I also own a Samsung TV and I would say that the picture quality of this Sony TV is better. The smart TV interface is easy to use, though I haven't used any apps besides Netflix, Amazon or Youtube. I have watched some short 3D content on this TV and it works well. Overall, I would say that I am satisfied with this purchase.
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Overall 8
8.0
Value for money 8
8.0
Features 10
10
Sound quality 8
8.0
Picture quality 8
8.0

User Review

kmc44, Walmart
13 January 2014
  • Summary: This TV has a beautiful picture. The only problem I have is the use of the owner's manual. When you are dealing with people that aren't tech savvy like us, it would be very helpful if the instructions came with descriptions of what things are and what they do, not just how to do them. We have been having issues with connections between the Cable company and the TV trying to get the 3D channels that the cable company provides.
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Overall 8
8.0

Good buy for a tv

kyky123, Amazon
13 January 2014
  • Summary: TV has a great picture. The sound is a little low. I have been playing games with my xbox one on it and the picture quality is is so sharp and clear.
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Overall 10
10
Value for money 10
10
Features 10
10
Sound quality 8
8.0
Picture quality 10
10

User Review

ofriel, Walmart
2 January 2014
Overall 10
10

Beautiful picture

GS, Crutchfield
2 January 2014
  • Summary: Purchased this to replace a 40 inch Sony tv that was about six years old, which was a little small for my room. Setup was easy including internet access via WiFi. The sound is good enough for regular viewing, but I use a Bose 3 2 1 when watching movies. The picture quality is fantastic right out of the box. Would recommend this set for anyone needing a 55 inch tv.
  • Pros: Picture quality, easy to set up, nice stand
  • Cons: None
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