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Sony KD55XG8096BU review

£849.00 Typical price

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Key features
  • 55-inches
  • LCD
  • 4K Ultra-HD
Reviewed

The 55-inch KD55XG8096 doesn't look worlds apart from the high-end 9505 range, but will it be able to match the quality of Sony's best LCD range, or should it? We know that a top-tier spec sheet doesn't guarantee a good TV, so is there room for Sony's mid-range series to steal the limelight from their pricier cousins? Here's our review.

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