Sony Grand WEGA KF-50XBR800 50" 720p HD LCD Television Reviews

Sony Grand WEGA KF-50XBR800 50" 720p HD LCD Television

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  • Just Call Me Mrs. Couch Potato - I love my 50" SONY XBR

    Aug 3, 2003 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: Incredibly brilliant picture quality Twin View: - two shows at once! Very Sleek
    Cons: on zoom or wide settings sometimes cuts off heads or distorts bodies

    Summary: We had been in our new house about a year when my husband started looking at t.v.'s that would be vi ... read more

  • The Sony That Made Me Buy a Sharp AQUOS

    Apr 9, 2007 by
    Rated a Helpful Review
    Pros: Nice picture, while it lasted.
    Cons: Unacceptable reliability, obscene repair cost.

    Summary: After 30 years of buying and loving Sony TVs, my KF-50XBR800 was my last. A month after the warranty expired I started seeing a red shadow next to dark colored objects. Adjusting the sharpness controls from auto to #3 seemed to help, but after another ... read more

  • Sony Grand Wega 50"

    Dec 6, 2004 by
    Rated a Helpful Review
    Pros: Excellent, bright output and have an awesome viewing angle, on par with Tubes.
    Cons: Black levels aren't that black (dark grey).

    Summary: DLPs versus LCD? For best value, I thought the LCD and DLP proj tvs offered the best price/performance. At the time I bought mine (2 months ago) the price delta between LCD and DLP was about $1K - DLP being higher. One of the key drawbacks of LCD is ... read more

  • This LCD, 50' flat screen is awesome

    Sep 23, 2003 by
    Rated a Helpful Review
    Pros: picture quality, sound quality, great features and support
    Cons: I wish the camcorder connection had a "Fire-wire" connection

    Summary: I shopped alot and decided to spend the extra money for this Sony Grand Wega KF-50XBR800 Projection ... read more

  • A safe purchase at a reasonable price for those wanting bleeding edge technology

    Aug 31, 2003 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: Brilliant picture, easy setup, sound quiet good considering.. That BIG screen for the price WOW
    Cons: sound or video shut down on its own

    Summary: First let me say that the LCD projection has been around a lot longer for those of us giving present ... read more

  • Express Customer Reviews

  • This is my 3rd one !!!

    Mar 1, 2010 by
    Rated Show
    Pros: It's a TV and it has a picture, albeit it's a VERY dark picture.
    Cons: It keeps breaking, over and over.

    Summary: Sony keeps replacing mine because when i bought it NEW way back when it was almost $5,000, now it's worth MAYBE $50. The lamps keep blowing, the chips keep blowing, the mirrors get dusty and the lamps burn out. These TVs SUCK !!!!!!!! I absolutely HATE ... read more

  • Great TV for HD - boo for STD!

    Oct 21, 2006 by
    Rated Show
    Pros: Large - excellent picture quality for HD Form factor is not bad
    Cons: STD TV is not the greatest Only one DVI output - no HDMI

    Summary: This television is great! I have had it for about 4 years now and have never had to change the LCD projection bulb. Picture quality on HD is crisp and clear. Picture adjustment is easy once you get the hang of the controls. The unit itself is nice ... read more

  • Very good HDTV for it's era

    Sep 7, 2006 by
    Rated Show
    Pros: The amazingly sharp picture although sometimes a little washed out
    Cons: no cable card slot...only one dvi input and no hdmi...the confusing menu and bad remote

    Summary: This TV has a very sharp image, but compared to the new sets it's color is a little lacking. Watching the World cup on ESPN HD was pretty amazing. Also watching baseball on INHD. The TV is a little outdated by only having on DVI imput and no cable ... read more

  • I bought a LEMON!!!

    Aug 30, 2005 by
    Rated Show
    Pros: When it WORKS the sound, picture, are great.
    Cons: I shouldnt have to fix this tv at all in a 2 year period.

    Summary: I bought this sony tv and I have had it for almost 2 yrs. Now I am replacing the lamp and the lamp driver. It is under warranty still for 1 more month, I got an x-tra year warranty from the store I bought it from due to it being the last one in the ... read more

  • Love To Watch NFL Games in HD

    Dec 4, 2003 by
    Rated Show
    Pros: Price,picture,and ease of use.
    Cons: I don't have two.

    Summary: Never a problem operating.I brought it to watch movies with te family and sports with friends.I love the picture,especially in HD.I feel like I can touch what I am watching.Football games broadcast in HD look like I am there.Nature programs(like on ... read more

  • Great for DVDs

    Oct 2, 2003 by
    Rated Show
    Pros: Great Picture quality and sound
    Cons: T.V. takes about 15 seconds to warm up when you first turn it on.

    Summary: This thing is incredible. I can't believe its projection. There is really a difference in the picture quality of projection T.V.s. I guess you get what you pay for. The picture quality is really so clear that you couldn't tell this was a projection ... read more

  • Really like the LCD projection...

    Jan 15, 2003 by
    Rated Show

    Summary: Really like the LCD projection (Clear, corner to corner) and the built in TruSurround system is Awso ... read more

  • This TV is a blast...

    Jan 13, 2003 by
    Not rated yet

    Summary: This TV is a blast to watch, if you're in the market for plasma but don't want to spend the big buck ... read more

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