Sony BRAVIA KD55A1

55 inch OLED 4K Ultra HD HDR Smart Android TV Freeview HD

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£2,799
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An OLED screen that looks almost as good off as on, plus an innovative sound system you can’t see – the Sony KD55A1 delivers tomorrow’s technology today

OLED – self-illuminating pixels for the ultimate picture quality

Backlighting technology is a thing of the past with OLED. Instead of using various arrays of LEDs to light an LCD display, OLED uses over eight million self-illuminating pixels for sensational image quality. With self-illuminating pixels you get outstanding contrast. Blacks are far deeper than LED displays and corresponding whites much brighter. For the ultimate in realism, OLED is where it’s at.

Ultimate picture quality with X1 Extreme processor - whatever the source
Sony's newly developed X1 Extreme processor has an impressive 40% more real-time processing than the already high-performing X1. What's more, this processor is smart enough the know the difference between a 4K UHD Blu-ray, Netflix 4K and USB streaming, to deliver the best possible image quality, whatever the source.

Highly advanced HDR
Object-Based HDR remaster analyses images and enhances both colour and textures for extraordinary realism and depth. Super Bit Mapping 4K HDR further enhances this by eliminating the 'banding' that can be seen on inferior TVs as the tone and shade gradually change. Now a sunset looks just like a true sunset rather than a graduated approximation.

Hear crystal-clear sound without seeing any speakers
Sony’s OLED doesn’t use conventional speakers, it simply makes the screen move with the sound! By using twin actuators at the rear of the screen, the whole surface acts as one, cohesive speaker. As well as improving the looks, it also means the sound is more accurately located to the image, giving more believable dialogue sync.

Powerful bass from built-in subwoofer
For the deepest bass notes, the Sony’s screen gets a little help from a built-in subwoofer. Cleverly hidden in the rear support stand, the subwoofer provides extra punch for action movies and soundtracks when called on.

Be immersed by the picture. Just the picture
Take a look at the front of this Sony 55” OLED TV and you’ll see no stand, no speakers and not even a ‘Sony’ badge. All you see is a finely framed screen, so you can concentrate on the class-leading picture quality with no distractions.

Multi-purpose stand
Supporting the screen is an ingenious pivoting stand design. Inside the stand is not only the subwoofer bass speaker but also all the connection sockets. Once connected, a flush fabric cover sits over the entire section, giving a clean, clutter free appearance that’s, almost, as smart as the front. If you’d rather wall mount the TV, then simply fold the stand flat against the rear of the TV and hang it up.

Android TV
Offering the slick interaction of the best smartphones, Android TV is one of the smartest content managers and providers to date. Boasting features such as GoogleCast, Google Play and Voice Search, this Sony is part TV and part giant smartphone.

Voice Search and Content Bar for effortless searching
Even with such a massive range of content, finding what you want is always easy. Voice Search means you simply say what you're looking for and let Android TV find it for you. The unobtrusive content bar quickly lets you find the movie, TV show or video you're after. Call up the Content bar and you can keep watching, while you scan through live TV, on demand, downloaded TV shows and more.

The best in vision, sound and style – the Sony KD55A1 has it all.

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Our experienced advisors are able to visit you at your home or place of work today, to help select the right equipment at the best prices.

6 Year Guarantee included What you get

Full parts and labour cover
If your unit goes wrong we'll fix it. No quibbles and no fuss. (Excludes projector bulbs)

Like for like machine replacement if unit is unrepairable
If, for any reason, we are unable to repair your unit, we'll replace it. Naturally, models do change, so while we can't guarantee that it will be the same model, we do guarantee that it will have equivalent specifications

Our VIP club is completely FREE for ALL customers and comprises a fantastic set of privileges. Sign up instantly in-store or online

Free UK delivery

Next day delivery and timed options available for online purchases of selected products. Please see checkout for further details.

Buy now, pay later For purchases over £500, pay a 10% deposit now and the balance in 6 months. Pay the balance in full before the end of the 6 months and there is no interest to pay whatsoever, just a one-off settlement fee of £29. Find out more

We offer 6 month interest free options. Call or ask in-store for details

Lowest price guaranteed! We're confident that our prices are amongst the very keenest out there, so we've made it as easy as pie to qualify for our Price Beat. Richer Sounds also guarantees to beat web prices, and Price Beat is even valid for 7 days after purchase, so if you've seen a cheaper price, let us know, and we'll happily beat that price by up to £100!

Products must be brand new, boxed, carry a comparable guarantee and be in stock at time of purchase. Richer Sounds price used to compare will be net of any voucher / trace in discounts.
T&Cs apply

We’ll beat any genuine advertised price, even from the web & give you up to £100!

An OLED screen that looks almost as good off as on, plus an innovative sound system you can’t see – the Sony KD55A1 delivers tomorrow’s technology today

OLED – self-illuminating pixels for the ultimate picture quality

Backlighting technology is a thing of the past with OLED. Instead of using various arrays of LEDs to light an LCD display, OLED uses over eight million self-illuminating pixels for sensational image quality. With self-illuminating pixels you get outstanding contrast. Blacks are far deeper than LED displays and corresponding whites much brighter. For the ultimate in realism, OLED is where it’s at.

Ultimate picture quality with X1 Extreme processor - whatever the source
Sony's newly developed X1 Extreme processor has an impressive 40% more real-time processing than the already high-performing X1. What's more, this processor is smart enough the know the difference between a 4K UHD Blu-ray, Netflix 4K and USB streaming, to deliver the best possible image quality, whatever the source.

Highly advanced HDR
Object-Based HDR remaster analyses images and enhances both colour and textures for extraordinary realism and depth. Super Bit Mapping 4K HDR further enhances this by eliminating the 'banding' that can be seen on inferior TVs as the tone and shade gradually change. Now a sunset looks just like a true sunset rather than a graduated approximation.

Hear crystal-clear sound without seeing any speakers
Sony’s OLED doesn’t use conventional speakers, it simply makes the screen move with the sound! By using twin actuators at the rear of the screen, the whole surface acts as one, cohesive speaker. As well as improving the looks, it also means the sound is more accurately located to the image, giving more believable dialogue sync.

Powerful bass from built-in subwoofer
For the deepest bass notes, the Sony’s screen gets a little help from a built-in subwoofer. Cleverly hidden in the rear support stand, the subwoofer provides extra punch for action movies and soundtracks when called on.

Be immersed by the picture. Just the picture
Take a look at the front of this Sony 55” OLED TV and you’ll see no stand, no speakers and not even a ‘Sony’ badge. All you see is a finely framed screen, so you can concentrate on the class-leading picture quality with no distractions.

Multi-purpose stand
Supporting the screen is an ingenious pivoting stand design. Inside the stand is not only the subwoofer bass speaker but also all the connection sockets. Once connected, a flush fabric cover sits over the entire section, giving a clean, clutter free appearance that’s, almost, as smart as the front. If you’d rather wall mount the TV, then simply fold the stand flat against the rear of the TV and hang it up.

Android TV
Offering the slick interaction of the best smartphones, Android TV is one of the smartest content managers and providers to date. Boasting features such as GoogleCast, Google Play and Voice Search, this Sony is part TV and part giant smartphone.

Voice Search and Content Bar for effortless searching
Even with such a massive range of content, finding what you want is always easy. Voice Search means you simply say what you're looking for and let Android TV find it for you. The unobtrusive content bar quickly lets you find the movie, TV show or video you're after. Call up the Content bar and you can keep watching, while you scan through live TV, on demand, downloaded TV shows and more.

The best in vision, sound and style – the Sony KD55A1 has it all.
More Information
3D TV No
ARC - Audio Return Channel Yes
Component No
Digital Audio Output Yes - Optical
DLNA Compliant Yes
Dual Core Processor Yes
Energy Efficiency Rating B
Freetime No
Full Web Browser Yes
HDMI 4
HDMI 2.0 Yes
HDR Format HDR10, HLG
Headphone Socket Yes
Local Dimming Yes - OLED pixel
Maximum Stand Width (mm) 1228
Netflix 4K Streaming Yes
Outer Box Dimensions WxHxD 1364 x 872 x 196
Panel Bit Depth 10 bit
Pixel Resolution 3840 x 2160
Power Consumption - Annual 187
Power Consumption- Normal Use 135
Power Consumption - Standby 0.5
Quad Core Processor No
Remote Control Yes
Scart Sockets No
Screen Size 55
App Control Yes
Speakers Yes
Stand Yes - A-frame
Twin Tuners Yes
USB 3
USB Recording Yes
USB Video Playback Yes
Voice Activated TV Yes
Wall Mount Required VESA 400 X 200
Web Applications Yes
Weight (KG) 28.8
Wireless Connection Yes
Brand Sony
BBC iPlayer Yes
Freeview Yes
Freeview HD Yes
4K Ultra HD Yes
OLED Yes
YouView Yes
HDR Yes
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Fantastic TV Had this TV for 2 weeks now & I am very impressed with it. Picture quality especially watching blu-ray discs is fantastic. It has superb built in sound from it's speakers & sub located in rear panel. It's also aesthetically a very nice looking tv. Great deal & service from Richer Sounds.
Date published: 2017-11-12
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Sony kd551 oled tv Amazing picture.Great customer service from the guys at richer sounds.Recomend tv and richer sounds
Date published: 2017-10-28
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Brilliant Television This television is the best I have ever bought the colours are amazing and the sound is spectacular
Date published: 2017-10-24
Rated 4 out of 5 by from TV Preformance This at 55" is an excellent size for the average modern house room. The colour is very vivid and can be overbearing. Yes you can use the pre set formats, however I had to use the personal settings to obtain a more "natural" picture. I does take quite a while to set up and you to have to be careful when handling to TV due to the thin glass screen but with two people and common sense this is not too difficult. Connecting to your home cinema is good due to the TV Software detecting your home cinema and sky box.
Date published: 2017-10-19
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Excellent quality I have always favoured Sony products first and foremost .
Date published: 2017-10-13
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Excellent tv , best there is Purchased around a month ago, excellent features , outstanding sound and picture quality and the design of the tv is just fantastic.
Date published: 2017-10-13
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Fantastic TV Best TV i have ever bought, this was my 3rd major purchase from Richer Sounds Leicester this year and the sevice was again outstanding... just slightly disappointed that the price dropped £200 a week later after my purchase !
Date published: 2017-10-09
Rated 5 out of 5 by from excellent tv Picture quality superb, easy to set up. Excellent service from richer sounds.
Date published: 2017-10-01
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Buy in-store & take it home today! Find store details Buy by phone Call our UK based team on 0333 900 0093

We'll happily come to you!

Our experienced advisors are able to visit you at your home or place of work today, to help select the right equipment at the best prices.

6 Year Guarantee included What you get

Full parts and labour cover
If your unit goes wrong we'll fix it. No quibbles and no fuss. (Excludes projector bulbs)

Like for like machine replacement if unit is unrepairable
If, for any reason, we are unable to repair your unit, we'll replace it. Naturally, models do change, so while we can't guarantee that it will be the same model, we do guarantee that it will have equivalent specifications

Our VIP club is completely FREE for ALL customers and comprises a fantastic set of privileges. Sign up instantly in-store or online

Free UK delivery

Next day delivery and timed options available for online purchases of selected products. Please see checkout for further details.

Buy now, pay later For purchases over £500, pay a 10% deposit now and the balance in 6 months. Pay the balance in full before the end of the 6 months and there is no interest to pay whatsoever, just a one-off settlement fee of £29. Find out more

We offer 6 month interest free options. Call or ask in-store for details

Lowest price guaranteed! We're confident that our prices are amongst the very keenest out there, so we've made it as easy as pie to qualify for our Price Beat. Richer Sounds also guarantees to beat web prices, and Price Beat is even valid for 7 days after purchase, so if you've seen a cheaper price, let us know, and we'll happily beat that price by up to £100!

Products must be brand new, boxed, carry a comparable guarantee and be in stock at time of purchase. Richer Sounds price used to compare will be net of any voucher / trace in discounts.
T&Cs apply

We’ll beat any genuine advertised price, even from the web & give you up to £100!

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