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SONY BRAVIA KD55XE8596 55" Smart 4K Ultra HD HDR LED TV
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  • 4K Ultra HD HDR
  • HDR: brighter colours & greater contrast
  • Smart: Streaming / Catch-up / Download apps
  • Connectivity: HDMI 2.0 x 4
Product Code: 193989
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Was €1,099.00

  • Product DetailsBack to top
  • Top features: 

    - 4K Ultra HD picture quality adds realism to your entertainment 

    - 4K HDR creates stunning contrast for premium picture quality 

    - Triluminos display creates more realistic colours 

    - Explore all kinds of content with the smart Android TV platform 

    - Add a stylish note to your living room with the slim aluminium bezel 

    4K Ultra HD

    Feel like you're more a part of what's onscreen with the Sony BRAVIA KD55XE8596BU 55" Smart 4K Ultra HD HDR LED TV.

    With four times the picture quality of Full HD, everything from TV broadcasts to big budget movies looks incredible. Pair your TV with a 4K Blu-ray player and 4K discs (each sold separately) for the ultimate home entertainment experience, or plug in a 4K games console to make the most of those AAA titles.

    4K HDR

    Colours and details come alive with HDR (High Dynamic Range). It creates rich, atmospheric dark tones and crisp, brilliant highlights to bring out more in each scene. Emphasized colours give your entertainment new depth and naturalness for truly immersive viewing.

    The BRAVIA KD-55XE8596 enhances the realism of each scene with its 4K HDR Processor X1. Get more satisfaction from your entertainment with enhanced depth and texture.

    Triluminos display

    With a wider colour palette, the KD 55 XE8596 recreates each tone and hue with spectacular clarity, so you can enjoy more of every frame.

    Smart Android TV

    Discover more to watch, play and see with Android Smart TV. You'll have access to downloadable apps from Google Play, letting you tailor your own TV viewing experience.

    Browse the web using Sony Opera and enjoy your favourite sites on the big screen.

    It's all easily controllable using the voice remote function – just press the mic button and tell your BRAVIA KD55 XE8596 what you want to watch.

    Slim aluminium bezel

    Designed to be slim with its stylish aluminium bezel, the Sony BRAVIA KD55-XE 8596 lets you see more picture than frame. It cuts a stylish figure in your living room on its silver stand.

    Don't forget your HDMI cables

    Check out our range of HDMI cables to connect your input devices and to make sure your new TV has a perfect picture with improved transfer speeds. Look out for the Sandstrom Silver Series HDMI cables with their lifetime warranty.

    Wall mount your TV

    Wall mounting is a great way to save floor space and accent your living room décor. If you want to wall mount this TV, browse our TV accessories to find the right 200 x 200 VESA mount.

  • Technical InformationBack to top
  • Brand
    4K HDR processor X1  
    Bluetooth 4.1  
    Built-in WiFi  
    Audio output

    -3.5 mm jack x 1
    -Optical x 1
    Electronic programme guide
    7-day EPG and 7-day catch up with YouView  
    TV tuner
    Irish Digital Ready  
    VESA mount
    200 x 200  
    PVR function
    Yes (requires external hard drive)  
    Internal menu languages
    32 languages  

    -TV: Black
    -Stand: Silver
    Box contents

    -Sony BRAVIA KD55XE8596 55" Smart 4K Ultra HD HDR LED TV
    -Remote control
    -AAA batteries x 2
    -Power adapter
    -AC power lead
    -Quick setup guide
    -Table top stand & fittings
    -IR blaster
    -Operating instructions

    -TV: 717 x 1232 x 57 mm (H x W x D)
    -TV with stand: 772 x 1232 x 252 mm (H x W x D)
    -Boxed: 824 x 1330 x 168 mm (H x W x D)

    -TV: 18.6 kg
    -TV with stand: 19.5 kg
    -Boxed: 26 kg
  • Customer ReviewBack to top
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    Great picture, design and features for this price.
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    Confirmed purchase: 26 May 2018
    Published on: 27 May 2018
  • Delivery Charges & ServicesBack to top

  • Delivery charge summary  

    Item type

    Delivery charge

    Delivery timeline

    Small items (such as sat navs, cameras, laptops etc.)

    €4.99 for entire order

    3-5 working days1

    Large items (such as large TV, washing machines etc.)

    €19.99 for entire order

    Up to 7 working days1

    1. We endeavour to deliver all small items per above however, during January Sale period, orders are subject to extended delivery times.  If this is the case, we will keep you informed and as soon as your order is dispatched from our warehouse you will receive an email notification with your tracking information.  

    Small items delivery

    ·       Small items – such as cameras, TVs under 39-inches, printers, software, data storage, tablets and laptops – are delivered by our courier partner, DPD.

    ·       DPD’s standard delivery times are between 9am and 6pm, Monday to Friday, excluding bank holidays.

    ·       We aim to have all items delivered within 3-5 working days, however, please allow 4-7 days for extended bank holiday periods such as Easter and Christmas.

    ·       For security reasons we do not deliver to Parcel Motels. 

    ·       Please note:  DPD are not authorised to collect your old products for WEEE recycling. However, simply visit your local Currys PC World store with your old product and a valid receipt and a member of staff will be happy to assist you.

    ·       Track your order: For small items please visit DPD’s website and track your order using your unique tracking code specified in your confirmation email.

    Large items delivery

    ·       Large products – such as TVs above 39-inches, washing machines and fridge freezers – are delivered by our Team Knowhow delivery team.  

    ·       Team Knowhow delivers five days a week – Monday to Saturday – between 8am and 6pm, anywhere in the Republic of Ireland with the exception of Donegal – where we deliver once a week – and island locations. 

    ·       The evening before your delivery is scheduled, a member of our Team Knowhow team will call you between 3pm and 6pm to advise you of your delivery time window. 

    ·       On the day of delivery our Team Knowhow driver will call you at least 30 minutes before arriving at the delivery address to give you an estimated time of arrival.  

    ·       Once we arrive at the delivery address, we will unbox your items and remove all packaging for recycling. We can also remove your old appliances for WEEE recycling free of charge.

    ·       If you would like us to install and demo your new appliance, our Team Knowhow installers can do this for a small fee.

    ·       Track your order: For large items, you can track your delivery through the Team Knowhow Track it portal. Simply insert your unique tracking code, specified in your confirmation email or instore receipt, and your telephone number.


    Product availability

    ·       Occasionally, we may offer the option of ordering an item in advance if it’s out of stock at the time but more stock is on its way. We will let you know in advance the date of expected delivery if this is the case.

    ·       Please note, if you purchase two or more products at the same time, the items may have different availabilities and methods of delivery, in which case you may receive your items separately.

    VAT and delays

    ·       Please be aware that we cannot offer VAT refunds to overseas customers ordering goods to be delivered to an Irish address. 

    ·       We always try to ensure that orders arrive on time, however sometimes delays occur during peak period, i.e. Christmas and Easter. If we become aware of any unexpected delays with your order we will let you know.


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