What about the new Sony KD-49XG7005 ?
Sony ranks among the important actors on the television market, and proposes with this KD-49XG7005, an interesting screen tested by our Laboratory.
In its 49 inches model , this television offers a definition dedicated to the pictures treatment.
Neither too small, neither too large. In short, an average unremarkable model.
Regarding technology, we are facing a model with a Ultra HD 4K resolution. Attractive, user friendly, minimum bulk , quality image and sound, everything has been carefully finalized in this television, in order to make a nearly perfect product.
Why can we consider this KD-49XG7005 as convincing in spite of its mid-range position ? This is what we are going to discover in this article.
KD-49XG7005 from Sony – Design
The Sony KD-49XG7005 with its simple design is an interesting alternative for anyone who wants an elegant television set in the mid-range segment.
The design of the Sony KD-49XG7005 is largely inspired by the other models in the XG70 series.
The shapes are balanced and the overall rendering is beautiful to look at. A successful mid-range model.
This Sony KD-49XG7005 is quite standard, flat.
With an interesting size of 49 inches, Another thing we can highlight in the design of this TV is the design of its support. 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 KD-49XG7005, we prefer this kind of solution that guarantees that the television will not fall out of its place.
The interest of the KD-49XG7005 is undoubtedly its technology Slim 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 KD-49XG7005 is revealed.
KD-49XG7005 from Sony – The screen
The Sony has a correct and well-calibrated image quality, but you have to do with a limited native contrast that is suitable for daytime viewing; forget about home theater programs in the dark.
With this new KD-49XG7005 Sony, the company makes an assumed technological choice. It’s LED and that’s good because the image result is excellent.
With regard to the display, the company proposes a Ultra HD 4K resolution. In addition, with a screen of 49 inches, the KD-49XG7005 meets the expectations of its range.Beyond its size, we are still in front of a beautiful quality screen.
Designed with a frequency of 60 Hz, the television’s fluidity is at the top of its range.
Note that with advanced technology, this TV gives you a Ultra HD 4K quality picture .
To conclude the display part, we could say that it is interesting and effective; it is a mid-range TV that is worth the detour.
KD-49XG7005 from Sony – The sound
A brief listening allows us to see that it does not work miracles. The sound is far from exceptional. That’s enough for TV shows, but not for home theater showings.
For the sound part, the television set is equipped with two loudspeakers and provides a sound power of 10 W.
The sound of this TV is in a word immersive, and you feel like being in a small movie theater.
In conclusion, the sound of this TV will give you the majority of the sound spectrum. It’s average, but not of poor quality.
KD-49XG7005 from Sony – Embedded intelligence
For the software part, the KD-49XG7005 Sony has an operating system Smart TV; You will have plenty of time to discover the world of entertainment.
With its Wifi or network connection (local LAN), this TV gives you the possibility to download apps or movies directly. An interesting option in the age of the cloud and online games.
Presentation of the connection technology of Sony KD-49XG7005
This television Sony KD-49XG7005 offers a rather classical connectivity : mixed inputs HDMI, the ports as well as the audio are available on this model.
In this price range, this TV offers a higher number of connections than most of its competitors.
It is with 12 possible connections that this KD-49XG7005 is presented. The Sony KD-49XG7005 is thus at the very top of its range. The choices offered by its connections are simply enormous.
You have the following connections at your disposal:
2 USB ports, 3 HDMI ports, 2 audio outputs, 4 antenna inputs, 1 component plug (Video)
Presentation of the technical features of the Sony KD-49XG7005
Here is a summary of the technical characteristics of the television set:
|Sizes of the television without stand||107.2 cm x 60.3 cm x 5.7 cm|
|Screen size in inches||49|
|Screen resolution||Ultra HD 4K|
|Display system||Direct LED|
|Smart TV||Smart TV|
|Tuners available||DVB-T DVB-T2 DVB-S DVB-S2 DVB-C|
|Number of tuners||5|
|Number of USB ports||2|
|Number of HDMI ports||3|
|Number of audio outputs||2|
|Number of audio inputs||0|
|Composite Input (Video)||Yes|
|Power consumption||75 W|
KD-49XG7005 from Sony – The conclusion
The overall feeling about the product is satisfactory, it is not the best on the market, but it still allows to have an efficient television set.
With a smart TV technology, you benefit from a relevant choice for a top-of-the-range model. Really interesting.
A Direct LED panel animates this television. The rendering is good, even very good.
This 4K TV can also boast near-perfect picture quality, as well as clear, aesthetic and powerful sound reproduction.
If there are any positive points to remember, here are 3 interesting ones:
the screen size, the depth of the colours, the display frequency.