Comparison between:
- 54.6" Sony KD-55X8505B
- 42.5" Sony KD-43XF8596

Brand, series, model

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

Sony KD-55X8505BSony KD-43XF8596
SeriesX85BXF85
Sony KD-55X8505BSony KD-43XF8596
Model alias-KD-43XF8796
KD-43XF8599
KD-43XF8588
KD-43XF8505
Model year20142018

Display

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

Size class54.6 in42.5 in
Diagonal1388 mm
138.8 cm
54.6457 in
4.5538 ft
1080 mm
108 cm
42.5197 in
3.5433 ft
Width1209.6 mm
120.96 cm
47.622 in
3.9685 ft
941.302 mm
94.1302 cm
37.0591 in
3.0883 ft
Height680.4 mm
68.04 cm
26.7874 in
2.2323 ft
529.482 mm
52.9482 cm
20.8458 in
1.7371 ft
Panel manufacturerLG Display-
Panel modelLC550EQK-FGK4-
Panel typeIPSIPS
Panel bit depth10 bits (8 bits + FRC)10 bits
FRCYes-
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 pitch0.315 mm
0.0315 cm
0.0124 in
0.001 ft
0.245 mm
0.0245 cm
0.0097 in
0.0008 ft
Pixel density80 ppi
31 ppcm
104 ppi
40 ppcm
Display area90.15 %90.77 %
BacklightEdge LEDEdge LED
Static contrast1400 : 1-
Dynamic contrast1000000 : 1-
HDR-HDR10
HLG (Hybrid Log Gamma)
Horizontal viewing angle178 °178 °
Vertical viewing angle178 °178 °

3D

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

3DYesNo
TechnologyPassive 3D-

Frequencies

Information about the horizontal and vertical refresh rates/frequencies.

Vertical frequency (digital)-100 Hz / 120 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 value8001000
Interpolation measurement unitXRXR

Power supply and consumption

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

110V100 V - 120 V-
220V220 V - 240 V220 V - 240 V
Alternating current frequency50 Hz - 60 Hz50 Hz - 60 Hz
Power consumption (sleep)0.3 W0.5 W
Power consumption (average)139 W76 W
Power consumption (maximum)282 W143 W
Energy efficiency classBB

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.

Width1232 mm
123.2 cm
48.5039 in
4.042 ft
965 mm
96.5 cm
37.9921 in
3.166 ft
Height741 mm
74.1 cm
29.1732 in
2.4311 ft
569 mm
56.9 cm
22.4016 in
1.8668 ft
Depth66.3 mm
6.63 cm
2.6102 in
0.2175 ft
58 mm
5.8 cm
2.2835 in
0.1903 ft
Weight23.5 kg
51.81 lbs
10.8 kg
23.81 lbs
Width with stand1232 mm
123.2 cm
48.5039 in
4.042 ft
965 mm
96.5 cm
37.9921 in
3.166 ft
Height with stand785 mm
78.5 cm
30.9055 in
2.5755 ft
628 mm
62.8 cm
24.7244 in
2.0604 ft
Depth with stand285 mm
28.5 cm
11.2205 in
0.935 ft
279 mm
27.9 cm
10.9843 in
0.9154 ft
Weight with stand24.1 kg
53.13 lbs
11.3 kg
24.91 lbs
ColorsBlackBlack

Ergonomics

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

VESA mountYesYes
VESA interface300 x 300 mm100 x 200 mm
Removable standYesYes
Height adjustmentNoNo
Landscape/portrait pivotNoNo
Left/right swivelNoNo
Forward/backward tiltNoNo
-Stand width - 695 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-S
DVB-S2
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.

SoC-MediaTek MT5891
Processor (CPU)-ARM Cortex-A53
CPU cores-4
CPU frequency-1100 MHz
GPU-ARM Mali-T860 MP2
GPU cores-2
GPU frequency-700 MHz
RAM capacity-2 GB
Storage-16 GB

OS, apps and software features

Information about the operating system, applications, various software features if available.

Operating system (OS)-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 (30 x 80 mm)
2 CH down firing
DTS
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.

CameraYesNo

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
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.

Connectivity3 x USB 2.0
1 x Ethernet RJ45
4 x HDMI 2.0 (ARC; CEC; MHL)
1 x Satellite In (Sub; F-type female)
1 x Satellite In (Main; F-type female)
1 x SCART
1 x AV Composite In (Video + L/R)
1 x AV Component In (YPbPr + L/R)
1 x Optical Audio Out
1 x 3.5 mm Audio Out
1 x Antenna (RF) (female)
1 x CI+
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 (Sub; F-type female)
1 x Satellite In (Main; 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
High-bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP)
BRAVIA Sync (HDMI-CEC)
High-bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP) 2.2
BRAVIA Sync (HDMI-CEC)

Features

Some additional functional features of the model.

Features4K X-Reality Pro
Backlight OFF mode
ClearAudio+
Clear Phase Speaker
Dynamic Backlight Control
Frame Dimming
Light sensor
NFC
S-Force Front Surround sound
Social Viewing
Triluminos Display
X-tended Dynamic Range
4K X-Reality Pro
ClearAudio+
Clear Phase Speaker
DSEE (Digital Sound Enhancement Engine)
Dynamic Backlight Control
Dynamic Contrast Enhancer
Frame Dimming
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
RAW
MPO
JPEG
GIF
PNG
MPO

Audio file formats

Smart TV sets allow playing different audio file formats.

Audio file formats/codecsM4A
MIDI
MP3
WMA
WAV
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 licensesUL/cULENERGY 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.

Accessories2 x 3D active glasses - TDG-BT500P
Remote control - RM-ED060; RMF-ED004
IR extender cable
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