Presentation of the Sony KD55XG70
Today we are going to analyse the Sony KD55XG70, a mid-range television from Sony. An review to check the capacities of this model.
First, the size : 55 inches on this device.
The engineers from Sony say they have worked with specialist from the Hollywood studios to get a high quality result.
Beside, this television is equipped with a Ultra HD 4K resolution. With a diagonal of 55 inches, this mid-range model canbe considered as a rather cheap television .
Should we let ourselves be convinced by this KD55XG70 Sony ? All answer elements just after.
TV design presentation Sony KD55XG70
The Sony KD55XG70 appears as a real masterstroke of the brand regarding both its interior and exterior design.
The design of the Sony KD55XG70 is largely inspired by the other models in the XG70 series.
A product that is correct in view of its price. A sleek but effective design. It has the potential to compete with other TV sets on the market.
This Sony KD55XG70 adopts a standard shape with a flat screen.
With a size of 55 inches, As far as the base is concerned, there are also things to say. Equipped with a double base, Sony has chosen security. The TV holds well, nothing moves thanks to this system. And whatever the price of the KD55XG70, we prefer this kind of solution that guarantees that the television will not fall out of its place.
The charm of the KD55XG70 is undoubtedly its technology Slim Metal Design.
A mid-range television set that relies heavily on its design and the quality of its materials; arguments that Sony has been promoting for some time now on these products. All this for a price that stays contained.
KD55XG70 from Sony – The screen
The Sony has a correct and well-calibrated image quality, but you have to do with a limited native contrast that is suitable for daytime viewing; forget about home theater programs in the dark.
With this new KD55XG70 Sony, the company makes an assumed technological choice. The quality of the LED gives an excellent rendering.
The Sony television set displays a Ultra HD 4K resolution. With a screen size of 55 inches, this KD55XG70 is positioned in the segment of large models. In the end, it is interesting to note that beyond the size, the screen is well made. A point to add when choosing between this model and other competitors.
Designed with a frequency of 60 Hz, this TV has a better rendering compared to its competitors, in the same category.
In addition, Sony has decided to use its mastery of advanced technology on this device, which allows it to benefit from a high quality Ultra HD 4K image resolution.
In conclusion on the display, with the KD55XG70 Sony makes the choice of the mid-range. No more.
The sound of the Sony KD55XG70
The sound quality is correct but nothing more. The typical low-medium and mid-range sounds are far from what the competition offers. The sound of the KD55XG70 still has the advantage of not being saturated. In any case, the installation as presented ex-factory is just sufficient for this television set
The television set is equipped with two baffles and a power output of 10 W.
In conclusion, the sound of this TV will give you the majority of the sound spectrum. It’s average, but not of poor quality.
The Intelligent aspect of the Sony KD55XG70
On the software side, the Sony KD55XG70 is equipped with the operating system Smart TV installed; it allows you to explore a whole universe of entertainment.
With its Wifi or network connection (local LAN), this TV gives you the possibility to download apps or movies directly. An interesting option in the age of the cloud and online games.
The connection system of the Sony KD55XG70
All the available connectivity makes it possible to cover current needs.
Whether it’s your external hard drive, NAS or game console, all these elements can be connected to this TV.
It is with 10 possible connections that this KD55XG70 is presented. The Sony KD55XG70 allows you not to choose between the different devices to be connected. You can connect everything to this TV; the box, game console, multimedia server, DVD or Blu-ray player, etc…
In detail here are the available connections:
3 USB ports, 3 HDMI ports, 2 audio outputs, 1 antenna input, 1 component plug (Video)
Presentation of the technical features of the Sony KD55XG70
The main features of this TV set:
|Sizes of the television without stand||120.975 cm x 68.0483 cm x 7.9 cm|
|Screen size in inches||55|
|Screen resolution||Ultra HD 4K|
|Display system||Direct LED|
|Smart TV||Smart TV|
|Tuners available||DVB-T DVB-T2 DVB-S DVB-S2 DVB-C|
|Number of tuners||6|
|Number of USB ports||3|
|Number of HDMI ports||3|
|Number of audio outputs||2|
|Number of audio inputs||0|
|Composite Input (Video)||Yes|
|Power consumption||110 W|
Our conclusion on the Sony KD55XG70
In conclusion, the Sony KD55XG70 is a mid-range television set of good quality. Average in most areas, it is nevertheless a wise choice for consumers who want to have a well-made product.
The choice of Sony to include the smart TV system with the best of its know-how in the KD55XG70, leads us to say that this high-end TV is worth having a good look at it.
A Direct LED panel animates this television. The rendering is good, even very good.
With its 4K display technology, this TV offers you an image quality close to perfection, and a sound quality above the others; Enhanced with an aesthetics that stands out, you have the ingredients of a device that you want to own.
Finally, we will note all the positive points that are to be added to the credit of this television set. Here are 3 that I find interesting:
the screen size, the depth of the colours, the display frequency.