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Sony KDL-47W802

Sony KDL-47W802
alaScore 90

137 reviews

Sep, 2014

alaTest has collected and analyzed 137 reviews from magazines and websites. Reviews about the remote control and design are overall positive. The image quality and value for money also get good views, but comments are divided on the sound. Many are less positive about the tuner.

usability, value for money, image quality, design, remote control


We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other TVs the Sony KDL-47W802 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 90/100 = Excellent quality.

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Consumer review by: review summary for Sony KDL-47W802


alaTest has collected and analyzed 60 user reviews of Sony KDL-47W802 from The average user rating for this product is 4.0/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.1/5 for other TVs on

image quality, usability, value for money, design, sound

80% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the product: Sony KDL-47W802A 47-Inch 120Hz 1080p 3D Internet LED HDTV (Black)

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Sony KDL-47W802A


The Sony W802A series of LED-lit LCD HDTVs performs well, but you can find other models that offer better performance for the price—or a lower price for similar performance.

Full-featured. Good performance. Bright panel. Stylish design

Less-than-stellar black levels. Slightly off color. Expensive considering the picture quality

Sony's W802A series of LED-edge-lit LCD HDTVs has some solid screens. The performance is very good, the design is very good, and the price ($1,599.99 list for the 55-inch 55W802A) is fairly reasonable for a midrange HDTV. However, when you can find an...

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Sony KDL-47W802A


Sony had a good year for high-end picture quality in 2012, delivering some of the best-performing LED TVs on the market in the HX850 and XBR-HX950 series. While there are a couple of potential heroes in this year's lineup -- the extremely expensive...

The Sony W802A offers relatively deep black levels and good shadow detail for an LED-based LCD TV; has sleek, minimalist styling and a simple, clear interface; well-rounded feature set includes enhanced mobile connectivity options; introduces very...

Somewhat expensive; color fidelity, uniformity and picture processing are a mixed bag.

The Sony W802A LED LCD delivers lots of style and features, but its picture quality is only decent at this price.


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Great TV


Sony should of make that tv without 3d and improve the sound quality and the picture.

Best looking TV out there","Easy To Set Up","Energy Efficient","Great Picture Quality","LED-backlit","Reduced Glare

Confusing \/ Bad Remote Control","Poor Sound Quality

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Nothing beats a Sony


Sony, dollar for dollar, still the best tv all around in all categories.

All the connections options I could ever need","Best looking TV out there","Easy To Set Up","Energy Efficient","Good Remote Control","Great Picture Quality","Great Sound Quality","LED-backlit","Reduced Glare

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Great Picture Poor sound from TV


I love the picture quality however The sound system is so poor you will need a sound bar to be happy with it. I especially am happy with the passive 3D.This product has... Easy to set up, Right number of connections, Easy to use remote controlAbout...

Picture in 3D

Sound is flat and tinny

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Sony led smart tv


Great tv due to features and picture quality. Bought this in February of 2014 and is soon going to obsolete because it's a 2013 model.This product has... Useful Internet-enabled features, Easy to set up, Great value and features for the price, Right...

Smart tv

Obsolete model

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Very good picture and good sound


I finally upgraded my old 26" Sony to the 47" and I paid over $400 less for the new TV.I was going to upgrade from SD cable to HD cable but after watching some Blu-Ray movies on the Sony I can't see that much difference between the Blu-Ray and the SD....

SD picture looks like HD

Internet is kind of gimmicky. Screen reflects light

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awesome tv


love this t.v....great for gaming and watching movies. easy to clean.This product has... Useful Internet-enabled features, Easy to set up, Easy to use remote controlAbout me... Technically savvy viewer, Gamer, Love to stream movies

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Great smart tv for my Ps4 and HD television


I would truly recommend this sony smart tv. Love itThis product has... Useful Internet-enabled features, Easy to set up, Great value and features for the price, Right number of connections, Easy to use remote controlAbout me... Sports enthusiast,...

Great for ps4 and viewing HD tv


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Great looking TV, both asthetically and picture


Great looking TV and great picture. Sound is average. Has some good apps, but again, the layout is a bit bland. Has an internet browser that is clunky to use. Still a very good TV..This product has... Useful Internet-enabled features, Easy to set up,...

Ease of setup and picture quality

Good apps, but a bit boring looking