Comparison between:
- 48.5" Sony KD-49XF8596
- 54.6" Sony KD-55XF8596

Brand, series, model

Information about the brand, series, model and model aliases.

Sony KD-49XF8596Sony KD-55XF8596
SeriesXF85XF85
Sony KD-49XF8596Sony KD-55XF8596
Model aliasKD-49XF8796
KD-49XF8599
KD-49XF8588
KD-49XF8505
KD-55XF8796
KD-55XF8599
KD-55XF8588
KD-55XF8505

Display

Information about the main characteristics of the display - panel, backlight, resolution, refresh rate, etc.

Size class48.5 in54.6 in
Diagonal1231 mm
123.1 cm
48.4646 in
4.0387 ft
1388 mm
138.8 cm
54.6457 in
4.5538 ft
Width1072.91 mm
107.291 cm
42.2405 in
3.52 ft
1209.75 mm
120.975 cm
47.6278 in
3.969 ft
Height603.512 mm
60.3512 cm
23.7603 in
1.98 ft
680.483 mm
68.0483 cm
26.7907 in
2.2326 ft
Panel typeVAIPS
Panel bit depth10 bits10 bits
Colors1073741824 colors
30 bits
1073741824 colors
30 bits
Aspect ratio1.778:1
16:9
1.778:1
16:9
Resolution3840 x 2160 pixels
Ultra HD (UHD) / 4K / 2160p
3840 x 2160 pixels
Ultra HD (UHD) / 4K / 2160p
Pixel pitch0.279 mm
0.0279 cm
0.011 in
0.0009 ft
0.315 mm
0.0315 cm
0.0124 in
0.001 ft
Pixel density91 ppi
35 ppcm
81 ppi
31 ppcm
Display area91.57 %93.79 %
BacklightEdge-LEDEdge-LED
DCI P385 %95 %
Rec. 202065 %-
Brightness300 cd/m²500 cd/m²
Peak brightness450 cd/m²700 cd/m²
Static contrast3500 : 11000 : 1
HDRHDR10
HLG (Hybrid Log Gamma)
HDR10
HLG (Hybrid Log Gamma)
Horizontal viewing angle178 °178 °
Vertical viewing angle178 °178 °
Input lag13 ms
0.0130 s
28 ms
0.0280 s

3D

3D displays use various technologies to achieve a 3D effect. Each of these technologies has its own advantages and drawbacks.

3DNoNo

Frequencies

Information about the horizontal and vertical refresh rates/frequencies.

Vertical frequency (digital)120 Hz120 Hz

Frame interpolation

Many smart TV sets use a technology for interpolating (inserting) of intermediate frames between existing ones in order to achieve more fluent visualization, especially for dynamic scenes.

Interpolation technologyMotionflow XRMotionflow XR
Interpolation value10001000
Interpolation measurement unitXRXR

Power supply and consumption

Information about the power supply and consumption, energy efficiency class, etc.

220V220 V - 240 V220 V - 240 V
Alternating current frequency50 Hz - 60 Hz50 Hz - 60 Hz
Power consumption (sleep)0.5 W0.5 W
Power consumption (eco)50 W-
Power consumption (average)88 W103 W
Power consumption (maximum)160 W192 W
Energy efficiency classAA

Dimensions, weight and color

Information about the dimensions and the weight of the specific model with and without stand as well as the colors, in which it is offered to the market.

Width1098 mm
109.8 cm
43.2283 in
3.6024 ft
1231 mm
123.1 cm
48.4646 in
4.0387 ft
Height644 mm
64.4 cm
25.3543 in
2.1129 ft
713 mm
71.3 cm
28.0709 in
2.3392 ft
Depth58 mm
5.8 cm
2.2835 in
0.1903 ft
52 mm
5.2 cm
2.0472 in
0.1706 ft
Weight13.2 kg
29.1 lbs
19.1 kg
42.11 lbs
Width with stand1098 mm
109.8 cm
43.2283 in
3.6024 ft
1231 mm
123.1 cm
48.4646 in
4.0387 ft
Height with stand703 mm
70.3 cm
27.6772 in
2.3064 ft
776 mm
77.6 cm
30.5512 in
2.5459 ft
Depth with stand279 mm
27.9 cm
10.9843 in
0.9154 ft
315 mm
31.5 cm
12.4016 in
1.0335 ft
Weight with stand13.7 kg
30.2 lbs
20 kg
44.09 lbs
ColorsBlackBlack

Ergonomics

Information about the ergonomic functions - height adjustment, swivel angles, tilt angles, etc.

VESA mountYesYes
VESA interface200 x 200 mm300 x 300 mm
Removable standYesYes
Height adjustmentNoNo
Landscape/portrait pivotNoNo
Left/right swivelNoNo
Forward/backward tiltNoNo
Stand width - 741 mmStand width - 1061 mm

TV tuner

The TV tuner is a device, which allows the receiving and visualization of a certain type of television signal. There are tuners for digital, analog, cable and satellite television.

TV tunerAnalog (NTSC/PAL/SECAM)
DVB-T
DVB-T2
DVB-S2
DVB-S
DVB-C
Analog (NTSC/PAL/SECAM)
DVB-T
DVB-T2
DVB-S2
DVB-S
DVB-C

System on Chip (SoC)

Information about the central processor, graphic processor and the memory of the model.

SoCMediaTek MT5891MediaTek MT5891
Processor (CPU)ARM Cortex-A53ARM Cortex-A53
CPU cores44
CPU frequency1100 MHz1100 MHz
GPUARM Mali-T860 MP2ARM Mali-T860 MP2
GPU cores22
GPU frequency700 MHz700 MHz
RAM capacity2 GB2 GB
Storage16 GB16 GB

Operating system

Smart TV sets have operating systems, which in terms of functionality and universality bring them close to the computers.

Operating system (OS)Android 7.0 Nougat
Android 8.0 Oreo
Android 7.0 Nougat
Android 8.0 Oreo

Audio

Information about the audio system - number and power of the built-in speakers, supported audio technologies.

Speakers2 x 10 W2 x 10 W
2 x Full range (25 x 90 mm)
2 CH down firing
Bass reflex
DTS Digital Surround
Dolby Digital Plus
Dolby Pulse
2 x Full range (25 x 90 mm)
2 CH down firing
Bass reflex
DTS Digital Surround
Dolby Digital Plus
Dolby Pulse

Camera

Many contemporary desktop monitors and smart TV sets have built-in cameras.

CameraNoNo

Network

Supported network technologies and standards for exchanging data with other devices.

NetworkLAN
Wi-Fi
802.11a
802.11b
802.11g
802.11n
802.11n 5GHz
802.11ac
Bluetooth
Wi-Fi Direct
DLNA
LAN
Wi-Fi
802.11a
802.11b
802.11g
802.11n
802.11n 5GHz
802.11ac
Bluetooth
Wi-Fi Direct
DLNA

Connectivity

Available connectivity ports, slots and interfaces.

Connectivity2 x USB 2.0 (max 0.5 A)
1 x USB 3.0 (max 0.9 A)
1 x Ethernet RJ45
4 x HDMI 2.0 (ARC; CEC)
1 x Satellite In (Main; F-type female)
1 x Satellite In (Sub; F-type female)
1 x AV Composite In (Video + L/R)
1 x Optical Audio Out
1 x 3.5 mm Audio Out
1 x Antenna (RF) (female)
1 x CI+ 1.3
1 x IR Out
2 x USB 2.0 (max 0.5 A)
1 x USB 3.0 (max 0.9 A)
1 x Ethernet RJ45
4 x HDMI 2.0 (ARC; CEC)
1 x Satellite In (Main; F-type female)
1 x Satellite In (Sub; F-type female)
1 x AV Composite In (Video + L/R)
1 x Optical Audio Out
1 x 3.5 mm Audio Out
1 x Antenna (RF) (female)
1 x CI+ 1.3
1 x IR Out

Features

Some additional functional features of the model.

Features4K X-Reality Pro
BRAVIA Sync (HDMI-CEC)
ClearAudio+
Clear Phase Speaker
DSEE (Digital Sound Enhancement Engine)
Dynamic Backlight Control
Dynamic Contrast Enhancer
Frame Dimming
HDCP (High-bandwidth Digital Content Protection) 2.2
Image Processor - X1
Light sensor
Live Color Technology
Object-based HDR remaster
S-Force Front Surround sound
Super Bit mapping 4K HDR
Triluminos Display
Voice command
4K X-Reality Pro
BRAVIA Sync (HDMI-CEC)
ClearAudio+
Clear Phase Speaker
DSEE (Digital Sound Enhancement Engine)
Dynamic Backlight Control
Dynamic Contrast Enhancer
Frame Dimming
HDCP (High-bandwidth Digital Content Protection) 2.2
Image Processor - X1
Light sensor
Live Color Technology
Object-based HDR remaster
S-Force Front Surround sound
Super Bit mapping 4K HDR
Triluminos Display
Voice command

Image file formats

Smart TV sets allow the display of different image file formats.

Image file formatsJPEG
GIF
PNG
MPO
JPEG
GIF
PNG
MPO

Audio file formats

Smart TV sets allow playing different audio file formats.

Audio file formats/codecsFLAC
M4A
MIDI
MP3
WMA
WAV
LPCM
FLAC
M4A
MIDI
MP3
WMA
WAV
LPCM

Video file formats

Smart TV sets allow playing various video file formats.

Video file formats/codecsAVI
DivX
H.263
H.264
H.265
MKV
QuickTime
M2TS
MP4
WebM
WMV
Xvid
AVI
DivX
H.263
H.264
H.265
MKV
QuickTime
M2TS
MP4
WebM
WMV
Xvid

Certificates, standards and licenses

Licenses from regulatory agencies, standards, certificates.

Certificates, standards and licensesENERGY STAR
UL/cUL
ENERGY STAR
UL/cUL

Operating and storage conditions

There are certain requirements for the environmental conditions, in which the display should be used and stored in order to function properly.

Operating temperature0 °C - 40 °C
32 °F - 104 °F
0 °C - 40 °C
32 °F - 104 °F
Operating humidity10 % - 80 %10 % - 80 %

Accessories

Often the packaging of desktop monitors and smart TV sets includes accessories for them.

AccessoriesIR extender cableIR extender cable
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