Sony KD-55X8000G : the new Ultra HD 4K
Sony ranks among the big names in top-of-the-range televisions, and proposes with this KD-55X8000G, one of the best screens on the market tested by our Laboratory.
Let’s have a look at the size. It’s a 55 inches.
The engineers from Sony say they have worked with specialist from the Hollywood studios to get a high quality result.
This television is delivered with a Ultra HD 4K resolution. It’s beautiful. It is hard to criticise such a well finished product. Elegant design and a good quality finish are the characteristics of this television .
We have examined it in detail and invite you to discover it in our review today.
TV design presentation Sony KD-55X8000G
The designers decided to do something very beautiful. At least that’s what it comes out when you’re facing the product.
Nothing has changed in the design of this new model. Sony continues to ride the wave of its design to which we are now accustomed.
A high quality finish; a faithful image; everything is combined to make the Sony KD-55X8000G an elegant TV in this range.
The KD-55X8000G is simply flat.
With its screen surface 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 KD-55X8000G, we prefer this kind of solution that guarantees that the television will not fall out of its place.
The interest of the KD-55X8000G is undoubtedly its technology Slim design.
Sony signs a screen with an extraordinary design. It offers a sober presentation, however, but with materials that enhance the feeling of quality. It is top-of-the-range while its price remains reasonable.
KD-55X8000G from Sony – The screen
With this high-end model for image and display rendering, Sony continues to gain market share against the international giants that are its competitors.
With this new model, Sony confirms one of its technological choices. It’s LED and that’s good because the image result is excellent.
The Sony television set displays a Ultra HD 4K resolution. In addition, with a screen of 55 inches, the KD-55X8000G is positioned in the segment of large models. Whatever the characteristics, it is still a beautiful screen. On this point, don’t worry.
With a frequency of 60 Hz, this makes this TV set better positioned than its competitors. A perfectly synchronized image that will delight you for your home cinema.
Even better, thanks to its advanced technology, the screen of this television provides a Ultra HD 4K quality resolution.
Thus, the Sony KD-55X8000G allows you to watch movies and videos differently.
The sound of the Sony KD-55X8000G
The Sony KD-55X8000G will give you a clear and faithful sound; thanks to it you will live a unique connected experience.
The television set is equipped with two baffles and provides a sound power of 10 W.
The Intelligent aspect of the Sony KD-55X8000G
On the software side, the Sony KD-55X8000G is equipped with the operating system Android 5.0.2 Lollipop; It will allow you to happily explore a number of entertainment options.
This TV’s Internet access is possible either via Wi-Fi or via a LAN local network and you have the possibility to download a wide variety of applications and movies.
Presentation of the connection technology of Sony KD-55X8000G
Sony makes a flawless connectivity part; it’s impeccable and aesthetically clean.
Thanks to its above-average number of connections, this TV is very generous.
It is with 12 possible connections that this KD-55X8000G is presented. The Sony KD-55X8000G 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 clear, the connections available on this model are:
3 USB ports, 4 HDMI ports, 2 audio outputs, 1 antenna input, 1 component plug (Video), 1 composite plug (Y/Pb/Pr)
Technical characteristics of the Sony KD-55X8000G
The main features of this TV set:
|Sizes of the television without stand||124.5 cm x 73 cm x 8 cm|
|Screen size in inches||55|
|Screen resolution||Ultra HD 4K|
|Display system||Direct LED|
|Smart TV||Android 5.0.2 Lollipop|
|Tuners available||DVB-T DVB-T2 DVB-S DVB-S2 DVB-C|
|Number of tuners||3|
|Number of USB ports||3|
|Number of HDMI ports||4|
|Number of audio outputs||2|
|Number of audio inputs||0|
|Component Input (YpbPr)||Yes|
|Composite Input (Video)||Yes|
|Power consumption||223 W|
KD-55X8000G from Sony – The conclusion
Finally, this new Sony KD-55X8000G is the TV to buy if you are particularly demanding on quality, technology, and design.
The choice of Sony to include the smart TV system with the best of its know-how in the KD-55X8000G, leads us to say that this high-end TV is worth having a good look at it.
The Direct LED screen improves the overall image rendering and provides greater uniformity.
This 4K TV can also boast near-perfect picture quality, as well as clear, aesthetic and powerful sound reproduction.
From this new Sony we can retain 3 positive points:
the screen size, the display frequency, the depth of the colours.