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Sony KD-49X8307C

alaTest has collected and analyzed 87 reviews of Sony KD-49X8307C. The average rating for this product is 4.4/5, compared to an average rating of 4.3/5 for other products in the same category for all reviews. People really like the price and design. The sound and usability also get good feedback, whereas there are some negative comments about the remote control and reliability.

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We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other products in the same category the Sony KD-49X8307C is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 90/100 = Excellent quality.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 17 user reviews of Sony KD-49X8307C from The average user rating for this product is 4.2/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.3/5 for other products in the same category on Reviews about the durability and design are overall positive. The sound and usability are also appreciated, whereas there are some less positive reviews about the reliability.

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88% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Sony KD-49X8307C 49-inch Android TV 4K UHD 2160p Smart TV - Silver WidescreenSony KD-49X8307C 49-inch Android TV 4K UHD 2160p Smart TV - Silver Widescreen

Dec, 2018

Expert review by : S21 (

Sony KD-49X8307C review


The Sony KD-49X8307C is an entry-level UHD (4K) television that offers the benefits of Android TV. It isn't cheap for an entry-level model however, and although Sony's X1 processor handles content impressively, we're less impressed by the screen's lack...

The Sony KD-49X8307C is the same as the KD-49X8305C, except that its frame is silver in colour, and the Motionflow enhancement of the X8307C is rated at 900Hz, compared with 800Hz for the X8305C. Asked by farukh from bangladesh on 29th Feb 2016 Can I...

Sep, 2015

Expert review by : Dave James (

Sony KD-49X8307C review


Android TV isn't quite there yet

Sleek and slim chassis ; Impressive Ultra HD image ; Great HD upscaling ; Good price

Argh! Android TV! ; No voice remote ; Lacking in brightness ; Some edge-lighting issues

Ultra HD image quality and excellent HD processing make up for the myriad Android TV issues, making the Sony KD-49X8307C a rather tempting 4K prospect.

Oct, 2015

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" Really good and good customer service. Easy setup "

Aug, 2016

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Very pleased with our purchase


" Very pleased with our purchase. Lovely picture but I would expect this as it's a 4k model. "

Jun, 2016

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" I was blown away by the picture quality, had it for two weeks and not found any problems as of yet, only nagative with the tv is the sound could of been better. "

Apr, 2016

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Excellent TV


" This is our second Sony tv in the house and we really recommend this TV to everyone! My son he absolutely love it because he said " mummy Peppa looks so real"; my husband he enjoy to look at the movies. He said he feel like he is inside tv, and about...

Apr, 2016

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" Our television blew up, so we went straight on the website for a replacement. We ordered the television,picked it up the next day and got buy now pay later, oh and a £10 voucher, so win win all round, delighted, and can I say the staff in our local...

Apr, 2016

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Pukka tv


" This tv is very good ...very very good "

Mar, 2016

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This television has a crystal clear picture


" Great television, easy to set up & looks fantastic. "

Feb, 2016

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" This producth as meet the needs that I wish it would of. It has a great slim looking design and is fast. The picture qualitya nd sound quality is also amazing I highly recommend people to purchase this TV if they are looking for a good smart tv "

Jan, 2016

Product Specifications


Audio decoders:Dolby Digital
Audio decoding technologies:Dolby Digital Plus,Dolby Pulse / Dolby Pulse,Dolby Digital Plus
Built-in audio decoders:Dolby Digital
Built-in speaker(s):Y
Built-in speakers: Yes
Number of loudspeakers:2
Number of Speakers:2
RMS rated power:20
Sound modes:Movie, Music, Standard / Music, Sports


Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) certified:Y
DLNA Certified: Yes


Color of product:Silver


3D compatibility: No
Aspect Ratio:16:9
Display Diagonal:49
Display Diagonal (metric):48.4 / 48.5
Display Resolution:3840 x 2160
HD type:4K Ultra HD
LED backlighting type:Edge-LED
Motion interpolation frequency:800 / 900
Motion interpolation technology:Motionflow / Motionflow XR
Screen format adjustments:14:9, 16:9, Zoom, Auto / 14:9, Zoom
Screen shape:Flat
Supported graphics resolutions:3840 x 2160
Supported video modes:1080i, 1080p, 480i, 480p, 576i, 576p, 720p
Viewing angle, horizontal:178
Viewing angle, vertical:178

Energy Management

Annual Energy Consumption:117
Energy efficiency compliance:A
Power consumption (max):177
Power consumption (standby):0.5
Power consumption (typical):84


On/Off switch: Yes
VESA mounting:Y

Management Features

Electronic Program Guide (EPG):Y
Electronic Programme Guide (EPG): Yes
On Screen Display (OSD): Yes
On/Off timer: Yes
Picture-and-Picture: Yes
Smart modes:Animation, Game, Photo, Cinema, Sports, Vivid, Standard


Browser supported:Opera
Ethernet LAN:Y
Ethernet LAN connection: Yes
Wi-Fi: Yes
Wi-Fi Direct: Yes

Other Features

HDD recording: Yes

Packaging Content

Handheld remote control: Yes
Mounting kit: Yes

Packaging Data

Package depth:6.65
Package height:31.2
Package width:46.9


24p: Yes
24p support:Y
Ambient light sensor: Yes
Parental Control: Yes
Plug and Play: Yes

Ports & interfaces

Common interface Plus (CI+): Yes
Component video (YPbPr/YCbCr) in:1
Composite video in:2
Digital audio coaxial out:1
DVI port: No
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports:1
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports quantity:1
HDMI ports quantity:4
Headphone outputs:1
MHL version:3.0
Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL):Y
PC in (D-Sub): No
RF ports quantity:1
SCART ports quantity:1
USB 2.0 ports quantity:3


Annual Energy Consumption:117
Energy efficiency class:A
Power consumption (max):177
Power consumption (standby):0.5
Power consumption (typical):84

Smart TV

Operating system installed:Android
Operating system version:5.0

TV Tuner

Digital signal format system:DVB-C, DVB-S, DVB-S2, DVB-T, DVB-T2 / DVB-T, DVB-T2, DVB-S, DVB-C, DVB-S2
Tuner Type:Analog & digital

Weight & Dimensions

Depth (with stand):7.91
Height (with stand):26.7
Package depth:6.65
Package height:31.2
Package width:46.9
Weight with stand:34
Width (with stand):43