KD55XG70 : Sony is back with a TV set Direct LED

Sony KD55XG70 : the new Ultra HD 4K

A good mid-range television. This is how we can introduce the Sony KD55XG70.
A quick glimpse at the specification sheet : 55 inches.
We are dealing with a rather large model.
Regarding technology, we are facing a model with a Ultra HD 4K resolution.  This television is part of the main group of current TVs. It doesn’t completely stands out among its competitors with this choice of Ultra HD 4K.
Should we let ourselves be convinced by this KD55XG70 Sony ? All answer elements just after.

The design of the Sony KD55XG70

Sober but in line with current trends. Sony has asked its design office to make a product that tends towards the top range, but remains affordable.
The design of the Sony KD55XG70 is largely inspired by the other models in the XG70 series.
A good overall score for this TV; it corresponds to design in the spirit of the times. A quality of materials and a visual aspect that does not make you insensitive.
This Sony KD55XG70 is rather flat.
With its screen surface of 55 inches, As far as the base is concerned, there are also things to say. Equipped with a double base, Sony has chosen security. The TV holds well, nothing moves thanks to this system. And whatever the price of the KD55XG70, we prefer this kind of solution that guarantees that the television will not fall out of its place.
The charm of the KD55XG70 is undoubtedly its technology Slim Metal Design.
In short, the Sony has really succeeded the design aspect of this TV, which does not go unnoticed no matter where it is installed. If when turned off it has such an effect, the sensations take on a whole new dimension when the screen of the Sony KD55XG70 is revealed.

KD55XG70 from Sony – The screen

The display of this KD55XG70 is handled with care. This will allow connoisseurs to enjoy a quality rendering in home theater mode. The colours are faithful and deep black.
Sony remains anchored in its technological choices and decides to equip its new television set with it. The quality of the LED gives an excellent rendering. 
The Sony KD55XG70 is available in the Ultra HD 4K resolution. Sony presents this KD55XG70 with a screen of 55 inches; this television is among the greatest. In the end, it is interesting to note that beyond the size, the screen is well made. A point to add when choosing between this model and other competitors.
With a frequency of 60 Hz, we’re looking at a high-end TV. Perfect image and exceptional synchronization in game or movie mode.
Even better, thanks to its advanced technology, the screen of this television provides a Ultra HD 4K quality resolution.
Thus, the Sony KD55XG70 allows you to watch everyday movies and videos without necessarily wanting it to be a home theater level. It’s a decent mid-range.

The sound of the Sony KD55XG70

The Sony KD55XG70 is not satisfied with displaying stunning image quality. Indeed, it also pleasantly surprised us with its well-made audio performance.
The television set is equipped with  two loudspeakers and a power output of 10 W.

In short, the sound is enough to cover your everyday needs. The KD55XG70 Sony is not designed for home cinema. That’s not what we are expecting.

KD55XG70 from Sony – Embedded intelligence

For the software part, the KD55XG70 Sony has an operating system Smart TV; You will have plenty of time to discover the world of entertainment.
You will also be able to access the Internet, either through your Wi-Fi connection, or for the most geek among you via the LAN; you will then be able to download a whole bunch of applications and movies.

The connection system of the Sony KD55XG70

This television Sony KD55XG70 offers a rather classical connectivity : mixed inputs HDMI, the ports as well as the audio are available on this model.
Whether it’s your external hard drive, NAS or game console, all these elements can be connected to this TV.

This model has a total of 10 connections, not too bad. The Sony KD55XG70 is thus at the very top of its range. The choices offered by its connections are simply enormous.

In the end, this TV provides you with the following features:
3 USB ports, 3 HDMI ports, 2 audio outputs, 1 antenna input, 1 component plug (Video)

Presentation of the technical features of the Sony KD55XG70

The main features of this TV set:

Characteristic Value
Ratio 16/9
Sizes of the television without stand 120.975 cm x 68.0483 cm x 7.9 cm
Screen size in inches 55
Screen resolution Ultra HD 4K
Display system Direct LED
Display frequency 60
Sound power 10
Smart TV Smart TV
Wifi Yes
Tuners available DVB-T DVB-T2 DVB-S DVB-S2 DVB-C 
Number of tuners 6
Number of USB ports 3
Number of HDMI ports 3
Number of audio outputs 2
Number of audio inputs 0
Composite Input (Video) Yes
HDR Compatible Yes
VESA compatibility Yes
PVR Available Yes
Ethernet Yes
Power consumption 110 W

KD55XG70 from Sony – The conclusion

With the intention of making a difference this new KD55XG70 Sony intends to make a difference. Well thought out and well finished. This mid-range is a wise choice.
With a smart TV technology, you benefit from a relevant choice for a top-of-the-range model. Really interesting.
The Direct LED screen improves the overall image rendering and provides greater uniformity.
For the display technology we are in 4K; you have a very good quality image, and an impressive sound quality; with its well thought out aesthetics, the result gives you a device that you want to buy.

Finally, we will note all the positive points that are to be added to the credit of this television set. Here are 3 that I find interesting:
the screen size, the depth of the colours, the display frequency.

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