Undoubtedly Sony is one of the pioneer LCD brands available in the market. And now Sony is all set to take a giant leap in the LCD technology. XBR8 series has this debutant special feature. Hence this can offer picture quality as like the best high-end plasma displays.
Sony Bravia KDL-55XBR8 Review LCD TV is the first in XBR series with Fancy LED backlighting.
The XBR8 resembles design features in common with the other XBR models. It comes with the same floating-glass look that’s been a predominant characteristic of Sony.The lights embedded in the glass and it has no visible wires leading to them. The speakers are placed on the sides and are tall, and hence it is wider and makes the layout look elegant. Unfortunately, the speakers cannot be detached, which has been a common feature on high-end TVs. The speaker grills are available in various colors.
The biggest feature of this product is LED backlighting with local dimming. The high population of LEDs increases the dimmable zones. The LED backlighting produces a more uniform image than Liquid crystal displays which has unevenly spread backlight.
LED backlighting allows superior color accuracy and saturation.Leds are turned on in area that are absolutely black. This is because of the local dimming feature.
By performance ratings it is the best LCD, with good night and day performance. It costs you about $4449.00. If you have a seriously beefy supply of cash, then you can opt the Sony Bravia KDL-55XBR8.