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Sony BRAVIA KDL-55W802

alaTest has collected and analyzed 186 reviews from magazines and websites. People are impressed by the design and sound. The image quality and value for money also get good feedback, but opinions about the reliability and glare are mixed.

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We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other TVs the Sony BRAVIA KDL-55W802 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 91/100 = Excellent quality.

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Sony KDL-55W802A

 

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-55W802A

 

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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Sony KDL-55W802A

 

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.

Under normal viewing conditions, the W802 consumes 123 watts with Eco mode turned off and 94 watts with Eco mode set to low; the high Eco mode makes the screen too dark to watch. The screen is a modest power consumer, comparable to the Vizio M551D-A2R,...

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Best 55in ever!!!!!

 

Best tv I've ever owned. Sony has the game on lock!!!This 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,...

Comes with all the latest possible features

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easy to use the remote

 

Sony make great products... I hear. This seem to give them the privilege to charge a premium for their products. That also means you have to live up to the hype.This product has... Useful Internet-enabled features, Easy to set up, Right number of...

thin and lite weight

picture quality is not what I expected

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Great picture sound is awful

 

I would expect more on the sound. I guess thats why in the store they have the sound bar hooked up to it.Picture is ok, notice a little lag on action movies. It doesn't happen all the time but is noticeable when it does. The 3d is awesome and glasses...

Nice color

Sound

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A Great TV

 

I love this TV. Not only does it have a Beautiful Picture, but I love all the added things it has. The 3D is also fantastic. This is a GREAT TV for any home.This product has... Useful Internet-enabled features, Easy to set up, Great value and features...

The Picture is sooooooooo Great

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Great!

 

Sony TV is one of my better investment! Post calibration was an adjustment, viewing-wise, after which the family got used to. Would not change it for anything.This product has... Useful Internet-enabled features, Right number of connectionsAbout me......

Sharp & clear video

Should have invested on a bigger unit

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Great TV for entertainment center

 

great TV for the family....kids play games, wife hears music and all watch movies and programs.This product has... Easy to set up, Great value and features for the price, Right number of connectionsAbout me... Sports enthusiast

easy to set up

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This TV was easy to set up and it is user friendly

 

I am glad that we choose this TV after shopping and comparing different models. It has great sound and picture and had easy set up.This product has... Useful Internet-enabled features, Easy to set up, Great value and features for the price, Easy to use...

Picture is nice and crisp and it is easy to use

no complaints at this time

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