The Sony 55" KDL-55W802A W802 Series 3D LED Internet TV is a 2D/3D Full HD 1080p LCD TV with Dynamic Edge LED Backlight technology, which enhances contrast and reproduces images with sharp clarity. The TV also features built-in Wi-Fi, Ethernet connectivity, Miracast wireless mirroring and Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL). With Wi-Fi, you can stream a variety of Internet content from the Sony Entertainment Network, as well as DLNA home network content. Miracast and MHL allow you to connect your compatible mobile device to the TV, so you can mirror your mobile media on the TV's big 1920 x 1080 screen.
Besides Dynamic Edge LED Backlight technology, this TV also supports Live Color technology to emphasize vividness of color. Plus, Motionflow XR 480 ensures fast-paced action movies and sports are blur-free and more natural looking. This model even provides SimulView dual full screen gaming for Playstaion3. Four pairs of passive 3D glasses are also included. Other video features include an Advanced Contrast Enhancer (ACE), an X-Reality PRO picture engine and 24P True Cinema.
The TV's audio features are equally impressive. With support for Dolby Digital Plus, Dolby Pulse and Simulated Surround, your audio will be as high-quality as the HD video. Plus, Sony's S-Force Front Surround technology processes audio signals to create an immersive and detailed soundstage. For connectivity, the W802's options include multiple HDMI inputs, component, USB 2.0, digital coaxial and more. The TV's USB 2.0 ports work as built-in media player, so you can enjoy a variety of video, audio and photo files on the big screen.
The W802 Series features a quartz-cut design for added style. And, Sony's SideView app allows you to use your iOS or Android mobile device as a controller for the TV. You can search for programs and content using your mobile device as well. This model also features BRAVIA Sync, Google TV Sync, an X2 Widget System, an onboard iManual, free Skype calling with the optional Skype camera and much more.
Passive 3D Technology
This model uses the same passive 3D technology used in movie theaters. Even the sound profile is enhanced for 3D viewing to provide a more immersive experience. For added convenience, four pairs of 3D glasses are included. The TV supports various 3D formats including Simulated 3D and Auto 3D Depth Adjustment.
Full HD 1080p Resolution
With Full HD 1080p resolution, you can take advantage of HD TV broadcasting, HD satellite and other HD sources like your Blu-ray Disc player or PlayStation3 entertainment system.
Mobile High Definition Link (MHL)
Movies, music and apps from your smartphone can be viewed your TV. Using a Mobile High Definition Link (MHL) cable, you can connect your compatible smartphone to the TV to view what's seen on the smartphone screen on the big screen. Video, photos and apps are re-sized and scaled to fit the larger TV screen. You can then use the TV remote to navigate the phone. Plus, the MHL connection will charge your smartphone as well.
Movies, music and apps from Miracast-enabled mobile devices can be viewed your TV using Miracast screen mirroring technology.
Maximize your entertainment while reducing cable clutter. Wirelessly stream HD entertainment straight from the Internet or your home network using built-in Wi-Fi connectivity.
Internet TV & Sony Entertainment Network
This model affords access to the Sony Entertainment Network, where thousands of movies, TV shows, online videos, games and music are available at your fingertips. By connecting to the Internet and touching the 'SEN' button on the TV remote, you can access Full HD 1080p entertainment and made-for-TV apps like Netflix, Pandora, YouTube, Facebook and more. Other network features include DLNA content streaming, a built-in web browser (Opera), access to Opera Apps System and TV Tweet (Opera).
S-Force Front Surround Technology
Sony's S-Force Front Surround technology processes audio signals that create an immersive and detailed soundstage with an enlarged listening area. This means you'll hear optimum audio reproduction even if you're not sitting dead-center in front of the TV.
SimulView Separate Full HD Pictures for Playstation3
Say goodbye to split screen. With SimulView, you and a friend can both experience your own big-screen view of the action when using the PlayStation3 gaming console. SimulView gaming presents two separate Full HD pictures and each player watches independently through light easy to wear optional SimulView glasses that don't need batteries. Plus, there's already a growing choice of SimulView game titles available.
SideView App for iOS & Android
Sony offers the free downloadable TV SideView app, which lets you control the TV or browse the channel guide using your iOS or Android mobile device. You can also use the app to learn more about the show you're watching, like cast and episode details. Plus, you can search what's available to watch on TV, as well as Internet videos and apps like Netflix. Once you find what you want to watch, you can select it and Tweet about it all from your SideView app-equipped mobile device.
Motionflow XR 480
By smoothing out the picture where the camera can't, Motionflow XR 480 technology uses than more than just refresh rate to help fast-paced action look natural for a more authentic viewing experience when watching sports and other high-speed action.
Dynamic Edge LED Backlight Technology
Sony's Dynamic Edge LED Backlight technology with frame dimming delivers pitch-black night scenes and illuminates bright scenes. Rather than illuminating the entire screen, contrast is boosted in just the right areas for a more realistic picture.
X-Reality PRO Picture Engine
Everything you watch on the W802 Series LED TV is processed by Sony's X-Reality PRO picture engine, which cleans and refines images - restoring them to their original look with rich colors and high contrast.
USB Media Player
Simply connect your compatible digital camera, USB-enabled MP3 player or USB storage device directly to your HDTV's USB input. It's a fast and easy way to share your photos, videos and music files. Even choose between slideshow, clock and calendar viewing modes.
Skype Calling with Optional Skype Camera
Skype video calls bring your family and friends onto your big screen TV for free. Just connect the easy-to-use Skype camera (sold separately) for a face-to-face look at the caller on your Sony HDTV.
Inspired by the sharp edges and color found in quartz crystals, this model's quartz-cut design brings a hint of translucent color that emphasizes the sharp detail around the thin border that traces the edge of the TV screen.
You will never lose your TV manual again. The iManual is available through the menu system on the TV - always there if you need it.
Other Network Features
Google TV Sync (US/CA/MX)
X2 Widget (System)
Auto Photo Mode
Channel Block (with password)
Edit Channel Labels
Multiple Language Display (English/Spanish/French)
On-Screen Display for External Input
Picture Adjustments Lock
Picture Frame Mode
Scene Select (Photo/Music/Cinema/Game/Graphics/Sports/Animation)
Twin Picture via PAP (fixed) and PIP
24p True Cinema Technology
3D Comb Filter
Advanced Contrast Enhancer (ACE)
CineMotion Reverse 3:2 Pulldown Technology
Face Area Detection
Intelligent MPEG Noise Reduction
Intelligent Picture Optimizer
Live Color Technology
MPEG Noise Reduction
Picture Modes (Vivid/Standard/Custom/Graphics/Photo-Vivid/Photo-Standard/Photo-Original/Photo-Custom/Cinema1/Cinema2/Game-Standard/Game-Original/Sports/Animation)
Portable Game Modes (Fine Normal/Portable Game1/Portable Game2)
Scene Optimized Energy Saving
Super-Resolution for Game Mode
Video Area Detection
Wide Modes (Full/Normal/Wide Zoom/Zoom/Caption)
PC Wide Modes (Normal/Full1/Full2)
Dual 10W down-firing, full-range (30 x 80mm) speakers
5.1-Channel Audio Out
5.1-Channel Through Out (Handycam)
Advanced Auto Volume
Alternate Audio (Digital)
Audio Out (Variable/Fixed)
Bass Ref Box Speaker
Clear Phase Speaker
Dolby Digital, Dolby Digital Plus and Dolby Pulse
Sound Modes (Standard/Music/Cinema/Game/Sports/Compressed Audio)
MTS (AUTO SAP) Stereo System
Energy Saving & Efficiency Features
Backlight Off Mode
Dynamic Backlight Control
Energy Star compliant (V5.3/V6)
59.25W Energy Star (On Mode) power consumption
0.057W Energy Star (Standby Mode) power consumption
Loop, silver hair-line stand design
Audio Return Channel (ARC)
Closed Captions (CC)
Hotel Mode Menu
Start Up Sony Logo Display