Comparison between:
- 49.5" Philips 50PUS8506/12
- 48.5" Sony KD-49XH8196

Brand, series, model

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

Philips 50PUS8506/12Sony KD-49XH8196
Series8506XH81
Philips 50PUS8506/12Sony KD-49XH8196
Model alias50PUS8556
50PUS8546
-
Model year20212020

Display

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

Size class49.5 in48.5 in
Diagonal1257 mm
125.7 cm
49.4882 in
4.124 ft
1231 mm
123.1 cm
48.4646 in
4.0387 ft
Width1095.84 mm
109.584 cm
43.1433 in
3.5953 ft
1073.78 mm
107.378 cm
42.2748 in
3.5229 ft
Height616.41 mm
61.641 cm
24.2681 in
2.0223 ft
604 mm
60.4 cm
23.7795 in
1.9816 ft
Panel typeMVAIPS
Panel bit depth10 bits (8 bits + FRC)10 bits (8 bits + FRC)
FRCYesYes
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 pitch0.285 mm
0.0285 cm
0.0112 in
0.0009 ft
0.28 mm
0.028 cm
0.011 in
0.0009 ft
Pixel density89 ppi
35 ppcm
90 ppi
35 ppcm
Display area93.92 %91.33 %
BacklightDirect LEDEdge LED
HDRHDR10
HDR10+
HLG (Hybrid Log Gamma)
Dolby Vision
Dolby Vision
HDR10
HLG (Hybrid Log Gamma)
Horizontal viewing angle178 °178 °
Vertical viewing angle178 °178 °
CoatingGlossy-

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)50 Hz / 60 Hz50 Hz / 60 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 technology-Motionflow XR
Interpolation value-400
Interpolation measurement unit-XR

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)0.3 W0.5 W
Power consumption (average)81 W-
Power consumption (maximum)-120 W
Power consumption (annual)81 kWh-
Energy efficiency classGА

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.

Width1115.6 mm
111.56 cm
43.9213 in
3.6601 ft
1101 mm
110.1 cm
43.3465 in
3.6122 ft
Height644.7 mm
64.47 cm
25.3819 in
2.1152 ft
645 mm
64.5 cm
25.3937 in
2.1161 ft
Depth80.6 mm
8.06 cm
3.1732 in
0.2644 ft
57 mm
5.7 cm
2.2441 in
0.187 ft
Weight13.2 kg
29.1 lbs
11.6 kg
25.57 lbs
Width with stand1115.6 mm
111.56 cm
43.9213 in
3.6601 ft
1101 mm
110.1 cm
43.3465 in
3.6122 ft
Height with stand714.7 mm
71.47 cm
28.1378 in
2.3448 ft
704 mm
70.4 cm
27.7165 in
2.3097 ft
Depth with stand256.2 mm
25.62 cm
10.0866 in
0.8406 ft
286 mm
28.6 cm
11.2598 in
0.9383 ft
Weight with stand16 kg
35.27 lbs
12.1 kg
26.68 lbs
Box width1240 mm
124 cm
48.8189 in
4.0682 ft
-
Box height785 mm
78.5 cm
30.9055 in
2.5755 ft
-
Box depth160 mm
16 cm
6.2992 in
0.5249 ft
-
Box weight19.7 kg
43.43 lbs
-
Stand width720 mm
72 cm
28.3465 in
2.3622 ft
-
Stand height70 mm
7 cm
2.7559 in
0.2297 ft
-
Stand depth256.2 mm
25.62 cm
10.0866 in
0.8406 ft
-
ColorsLight SilverBlack
Silver

Ergonomics

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

VESA mountYesYes
VESA interface200 x 300 mm200 x 200 mm
Removable standYesYes
Height adjustmentNoNo
Landscape/portrait pivotNoNo
Left/right swivelYesNo
Left swivel15 °-
Right swivel15 °-
Forward/backward tiltNoNo
T-foot StandStand width - 554 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-T2 HD
DVB-C
DVB-S
DVB-S2
Analog (NTSC/PAL/SECAM)
DVB-T
DVB-T2
DVB-C
DVB-S
DVB-S2

System on Chip (SoC)

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

Processor brand nameP5 Perfect Picture Engine-
SoC-MediaTek MT5893
Processor (CPU)-ARM Cortex-A73
CPU cores44
CPU frequency-1500 MHz
GPU-ARM Mali-G71
RAM capacity-2 GB
Storage16 GB16 GB

OS, apps and software features

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

Operating system (OS)Android 10Android 9.0 Pie

Audio

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

Speakers2 x 10 W2 x 10 W
A.I. EQ
A.I. Sound
Clear Dialogue
Dolby Atmos
Dolby Bass Enhancement
Dolby Volume Leveller
DTS Play-Fi
Night mode
Multiroom Audio
Mimi Sound Processing
2.0 CH
Bass reflex
DTS Digital Surround
Dolby Audio
Dolby Atmos

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
Wi-Fi Direct
Bluetooth 5.0
LAN
Wi-Fi
802.11a
802.11b
802.11g
802.11n
802.11n 5GHz
802.11ac
Wi-Fi Direct
DLNA
Bluetooth 4.2

Connectivity

Available connectivity ports, slots and interfaces.

Connectivity1 x USB 2.0
1 x USB 3.0
1 x Ethernet RJ45
4 x HDMI 2.0
1 x Satellite In (Main; F-type female)
1 x Optical Audio Out
1 x 3.5 mm Audio Out
1 x Antenna (RF) (female)
1 x CI+ 1.4
2 x USB
1 x Ethernet RJ45
4 x HDMI 2.0 (ARC; CEC)
1 x Satellite In (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+ 1.4
Audio Return Channel (ARC)
Auto Low Latency Mode (ALLM)
EasyLink (HDMI-CEC)
Enhanced Audio Return Channel (eARC)
High-bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP) 2.3
Variable Refresh Rate (VRR)
High-bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP) 2.3

Features

Some additional functional features of the model.

FeaturesAmbilight+Hue 3-sided
Ambilight Game Mode
Ambilight Lounge Mode
Ambilight Music
Ambilight wall color adaptive
Ambi Wakeup/Sleep
AMD FreeSync Premium
Alexa
Amazon Prime TV
Disney+
Eco Mode
Google Assistant
HbbTV
ISF Colour Management
Light sensor
Micro Dimming Pro
Netflix
Rakuten TV
SimplyShare
Ultra Resolution
USB Recording (PVR)
Voice Command
YouTube
4K X-Reality Pro
Alexa
Apple Airplay
Apple Homekit
Chromecast built-in
Dynamic Contrast Enhancer
Frame Dimming
Google Assistant
Image Processor - X1 4K HDR Processor
Light sensor
Live Color Technology
Object-based HDR remaster
Triluminos Display
Voice command

Image file formats

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

Image file formatsJPEG
GIF
PNG
BMP
HEIF
JPEG
GIF
PNG
MPO

Audio file formats

Smart TV sets allow playing different audio file formats.

Audio file formats/codecsAAC
AC3
AMR
eAAC+
M4A
MIDI
MP3
WMA
WAV
WMA-PRO
FLAC
M4A
MIDI
MP3
WMA
WAV
LPCM

Video file formats

Smart TV sets allow playing various video file formats.

Video file formats/codecs3GPP
AVI
ASF
H.263
H.264
H.265
MKV
QuickTime
MP4
MPEG-4
TS
VC-1
VP9
WMV
WMV9
AV1
AVI
DivX
H.263
H.264
H.265
MKV
QuickTime
M2TS
MP4
WebM
WMV
Xvid

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 temperature5 °C - 35 °C
41 °F - 95 °F
0 °C - 40 °C
32 °F - 104 °F
Operating humidity-10 % - 80 %

Accessories

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

AccessoriesVoice remote controlVoice remote control
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