What can be said about the KD-49XG7005 from Sony ?

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.
A quick glimpse at the specification sheet : 49 inches.
Its size is quite a good representation of the average screen : we are face to a standard screen.
This television is delivered with a  Ultra HD 4K resolution.  With a diagonal of 49 inches, this mid-range model canbe considered as a rather cheap television .
Has the Sony succeeded in the challenge of an efficient television set. This is what we are going to see just after .

The design of the Sony KD-49XG7005

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.
Nothing has changed in the design of this new model. Sony continues to ride the wave of its design to which we are now accustomed.
A product that is correct in view of its price. A sleek but effective design. It has the potential to compete with other TV sets on the market.
The KD-49XG7005 is rather flat.
With its screen surface of 49 inches, As far as the base is concerned, there are also things to say. Indeed it has a double base, in which we have a division where each part of the base has its place. With this, the TV is exactly the same on both sides, thus creating a very symmetrical and stylish TV that can be enjoyed in any room.
A noteworthy innovation for this model is the use of the Slim Design technology.
This TV could simply be one of the best in terms of design for mid-range. It has nothing to envy from its competitors. Even when it’s off, you won’t get tired of looking at it; only happiness!

TV screen presentation Sony KD-49XG7005

The Sony could hardly do better than this KD-49XG7005 with a Direct LED screen.
With this new KD-49XG7005 Sony, the company makes an assumed technological choice. The quality of the LED gives an excellent rendering. 
The Sony KD-49XG7005 is available in the Ultra HD 4K resolution. Which is already above the average resolution of the range.
In addition, with a screen of 49 inches, the KD-49XG7005 belongs to the series of standard models in its range.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.
Sony chooses a frequency of 60 Hz, we’re looking at a high-end TV. Perfect image and exceptional synchronization in game or movie mode.
In addition, Sony has decided to use its mastery of advanced technology on this device, which allows it to benefit from a high quality Ultra HD 4K image resolution.
In conclusion on the display, with the KD-49XG7005 Sony makes the choice of the mid-range. No more.

The sound of the Sony KD-49XG7005

The sound quality is correct but nothing more. The typical low-medium and mid-range sounds are far from what the competition offers. The sound of the KD-49XG7005 still has the advantage of not being saturated. In any case, the installation as presented ex-factory is just sufficient for this television set
The equipment consists of  two baffles 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.

The sound quality of this TV is average. Don’t push the volume too hard, you’d be disappointed.

Presentation of the Smart TV part of the TV set Sony KD-49XG7005

As with many other TV sets, the KD-49XG7005 has its operating system Smart TV; You will have plenty of time to discover the world of entertainment.
This TV offers you the choice of connectivity: Whether through its Wifi function, or through the local network with other devices or computer devices (fixed or mobile computers, NAS synology for example), your TV KD-49XG7005 is communicating.

The connection system of the 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.
Whether it’s your external hard drive, NAS or game console, all these elements can be connected to this TV.

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.

In clear, the connections available on this model are:
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 chart of the technical features of the TV:

Characteristic Value
Ratio 16/9
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
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 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
HDR Compatible Yes
VESA compatibility Yes
PVR Available Yes
Ethernet 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.
This model uses Direct LED technology for its display. The result is good: the lighting is uniform and the contrast is pleasant.
Sony chooses 4k technology. A wise choice that allows you to face a device with a well-defined image and quality sound rendering. It’s beautiful and powerful at the same time.

If there are any positive points to remember, here are 3 interesting ones:
the screen size, the depth of the colours, the display frequency.

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