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Sony KD55XF9005BU review

Key features
  • 55-inches
  • LCD
  • 4K Ultra-HD
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Sony is doubling the size of its OLED range in 2018, but does that mean its neglected its LCD TVs? If the wealth of technology in the high-end KD55XF9005BU TV is anything to go by then the answer is no. Read our full review to see if the X1 Extreme image processor, full-array backlight and new HDR formats make the 55-inch Sony a must-have TV.

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  • Should I buy it?
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