Sony KD-55X7056 : the television Ultra HD 4K

What about the new Sony KD-55X7056 ?

Recently Sony has released information about its new model of television . It is the KD-55X7056.
Classified in the mid-range category. we thought we had to have a closer look at it in order to check whether the constructor had done a good job or not.
A quick glimpse at the specification sheet : 54.6 inches.
It is clearly among the other rivals models. No more no less.
This television is delivered with a  Ultra HD 4K resolution.  Even if it is in a mid-range position, it offers interesting specifications, partly justifying its price.
Through our review today, you will understand why the Sony KD-55X7056 is ranked among the best TVs of the moment.

TV design presentation Sony KD-55X7056

The Sony KD-55X7056 appears as a real masterstroke of the brand regarding both its interior and exterior design.
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.
In conclusion, Sony has worked seriously on the design of this TV set. It’s efficient and it will allow you with this KD-55X7056 to have a beautiful object in your living room.

KD-55X7056 from Sony – The screen

The designers of Sony have made this new TV set KD-55X7056. A new mid-range model with the characteristics of its time, a well calibrated image, and a high-performance processing.
With this new model, Sony confirms one of its technological choices. It’s LED and that’s good because the image result is excellent. 
This model has a Ultra HD 4K display. In addition, with a screen of 54.6 inches, the KD-55X7056 is among the models in the average.Beyond its size, we are still in front of a beautiful quality screen.
Sony chooses a frequency of 50 Hz, the television’s fluidity is at the top of its range.
Even better, thanks to its advanced technology, the screen of this television provides a Ultra HD 4K quality resolution.
In conclusion on the display, with the KD-55X7056 Sony makes the choice of the mid-range. No more.

TV sound presentation Sony KD-55X7056

It is the custom to say that a good sound comes from a device with a lot of watts, however Sony has managed to combine average audio system power with very good sound quality.
The television set is equipped with  two loudspeakers and a power output of 10 W.

The sound of this TV is in a word immersive, and you feel like being in a small movie theater.

Finally, if we have to summarize the sound of the KD-55X7056 Sony, it is the word correct that comes out.

The Intelligent aspect of the Sony KD-55X7056

As with many other TV sets, the KD-55X7056 has its operating system Linux installed; it allows you to explore a whole universe 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.

KD-55X7056 from Sony – Its connectivity

This television Sony KD-55X7056 offers a rather classical connectivity : mixed inputs HDMI, the ports as well as the audio are available on this model.
In this TV range, the KD-55X7056’s offers are among the widest choice of connectors. This TV has more than most of its competitors.

It is with 12 possible connections that this KD-55X7056 is presented. Almost all the devices in your home can be connected: the box, the game console, a multimedia server, and many other devices, in addition to your DVD or Blu-ray player.

In detail here are the available connections:
3 USB ports, 3 HDMI ports, 1 audio output, 4 antenna inputs, 1 component plug (Video)

KD-55X7056 from Sony – Technical characteristics

Here is a summary chart of the technical features of the TV:

Characteristic Value
Ratio 16/9
Sizes of the television without stand 79
Screen size in inches 54.6
Screen resolution Ultra HD 4K
Display system Direct LED
Display frequency 50
Sound power 10
Wifi Yes
Tuners available DVB-T DVB-T2 DVB-S DVB-S2 DVB-C 
Number of tuners 5
Number of USB ports 3
Number of HDMI ports 3
Number of audio outputs 1
Composite Input (Video) Yes
HDR Compatible Yes
DTS Sound Yes
VESA compatibility Yes
Ethernet Yes
Power consumption 184 W

KD-55X7056 from Sony – The conclusion

Finally, this new Sony KD-55X7056 is a television set that can go anywhere; it can meet the majority of needs.
With its Direct LED panel, this TV is doing better than average. The lighting is uniform.
This 4K TV can also boast near-perfect picture quality, as well as clear, aesthetic and powerful sound reproduction.

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 display frequency, the sound power.