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Sony KD55A8BU 55" 4K HDR OLED Android TV

KD55A8BU
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Overview

Access never-ending entertainment options on the Sony Bravia KD55A8BU. Featuring Smart functionality and high-end image technology, you can fully immerse yourself in films, series and more.

Need the same TV with a bigger screen? You can also buy the 65” KD65A8BU.

Premium Image and Audio Quality

Looking for clean, crisp images to bring your favourite movies to life? Then look no further than this 4K UHD OLED television, powered by Sony’s exclusive X1™ Ultimate Processor – which is also used to drive their 8K TVs. Coming with a Pixel Contrast Booster, image data is analysed to bring out the contrast between the darkest blacks and the brightest whites.

Combined with X-Motion Clarity™, which smooths and clarifies fast-paced scenes, action-packed thrillers and beauty-filled nature documentaries will be more realistic than ever before. And, to put images and sound in harmony, Acoustic Surface Audio makes the screen the speaker. As a result, sound comes from all the right places, giving you a cinematic experience from your own living room.

Multiple Entertainment Options

The KD55A8BU TV is Smart, and you can get it online easily via Wi-FI or the supplied ethernet cable. Once you’re connected, browse through a wide range of on-demand apps, including:

  • All 4
  • Amazon Video
  • BBC iPlayer
  • Demand 5
  • ITV Player
  • Netflix
  • YouTube

Powered by the Android system, you can control this Sony TV by voice via Google Assistant. You’ll find Apple-focused apps as well as the Google store, and if you want to watch live channels, then make use of the integrated digital TV service.

Or, perhaps you’d like to link up a games console or Blu-ray player? There is a range of connectivity options on this 4K OLED TV, from four HDMI and three USB ports, to one composite input and one headphone jack. You can even stream directly from your PC, or cast your phone’s media via Bluetooth.

The Sony Bravia KD55A8BU comes with a metal blade stand, or if lounge space is at a premium, it’s VESA compatible and wall mountable.

Finished in black, this 4K UHD OLED TV combines classic style with modern functionality. Add this Sony TV to your basket today.

Specifications

TV

Brand Name Sony
Weight (Approximate) 18.6 kg
Screen Technology OLED
Manufacturer Sony Corporation
Features X1™ Ultimate Processor with Pixel Contrast Booster: cleaner, crisper and more lifelike pictures
Acoustic Surface Audio: the screen is the speak
X-Motion Clarity™: fast-paced scenes are smooth and clear
Android TV with Google Assistant: Control your Android TV™with your voice*Google Assistant service not yet available, coming in June 2020.
Power (Watts) 131 Watts
Height 73.3 cm
Colour Black
Additional Information Metal Blade Stand
Smart Connect Google Store App
iPod/iPhone App
Width 122.7 cm
Depth 32.6 cm
Product Type OLED
Screen Size 55"
Maximum Resolution 3840 x 2160
Smart TV Yes
Operating System Android
Backlight Technology LED
Digital Tuner Yes
HDMI Yes
Ethernet Yes
Number of HDMI Ports 4
Number of USB Ports 3
VESA Mount Compatible Yes
Bluetooth Yes
Wi-Fi Yes
Shipping Height 83.2 cm
Shipping Width 136.2 cm
Shipping Depth 18.4 cm
Streaming services & apps supported BBC iPlayer
All 4
You Tube
Netflix
ITV Player
Amazon Video
Demand 5
Energy Efficiency Class B
Headphone Yes
Aspect Ratio 16:09
PC Streaming Yes

Reviews

Key features

  • X1™ Ultimate Processor with Pixel Contrast Booster
  • Acoustic Surface Audio: the screen is the speaker
  • X-Motion Clarity™: fast-paced scenes are smooth and clear
  • Android TV with Google Assistant

The item will need the following connection(s)

  • Electric Electric

Product Dimensions

  • Height: 73.3 cm
  • Width: 122.7 cm
  • Depth: 32.6 cm

A high-powered processor in this 4K HDR BRAVIA OLED TV creates a beautiful picture in total harmony with sound.

“The Sony A8 is an absolute belter of a TV.” – What Hi-Fi, July 2020

A faster way to the entertainment you love with access to over 5000 apps, thanks to Android TV.

The A8 BRAVIA OLED TV

The A8 BRAVIA OLED from Sony delivers jaw-dropping 4K HDR visuals and incredible sound quality, all wrapped in a minimal, one-slate design. Thanks to the X1 Ultimate image processor, the A8 BRAVIA OLED brings the extreme contrast of OLED with pure blacks, peak brightness and ultra-realistic pictures. With Sony’s Acoustic Surface Audio, sound comes directly from the place on the screen where the action is happening, adding to the A8’s cinematic appeal. Access over 5000 apps, movies, games and sport with ease, thanks to Android TV. Drawing on Sony’s rich heritage in film production, the A8 BRAVIA OLED is able to take digitally compressed content from film and TV, and using a wide range of unique features lets you enjoy studio-quality entertainment in your own home, just as the director intended.