Sony® A8G 55″ OLED 4k Ultra HD Smart TV-XBR55A8G

Sony® A8G 55″ OLED 4k Ultra HD Smart TV-XBR55A8G

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Discover True Blacks and Immersive Sound

See how real 4K entertainment can be when you combine the deep blacks of our latest OLED screen with powerful X1™ Extreme processing and Acoustic Surface Audio™.

Pictures and Sound In Perfect Harmony

Be in the moment with true-to-life pictures and acoustics to match. Beautifully detailed images combine with our Sound-from-Picture Reality™ for a captivating audio-visual performance.

More Power, More Performance, More Beauty

Our 4K HDR Processor X1™ Extreme includes powerful real-time image processing for ultra detailed pictures. Images are upscaled closer to true 4K HDR quality.

Experience Unbelievable Contrast

True reality comes to life with deep black and natural color. Over 8 million self-illuminating pixels are precisely and individually controlled by the Picture Processor X1™ Extreme processor. Sony’s 4K OLED TV creates exquisite, unprecedented contrast.

Sound-From-Picture Reality™

Unlike most TV speakers, sound comes to you from the entire screen, immersing you in exciting new entertainment experiences. It’s pictures and sound in perfect harmony.

Watch Netflix in 4K HDR

Watch Lost in Space in 4K HDR today, with a premium Netflix subscription. Members will be able to enjoy more HDR content in the coming months.

Get Started With Just One Button

Sony TVs have a dedicated Netflix button, so you can start streaming with just one click.

Try One Month Free

Watch TV shows, movies, and Netflix originals all on your Sony TV. Enjoy great shows without commercials, hidden fees, and no contracts. Start your free trial today, you can cancel any time.

Embrace The Thrills Of The Theater

See all your favorite movies in a completely new way with more drama and realism on a 4K Ultra HD TV that’s designed to deliver an authentic theater experience at home.

IMAX Enhanced

This Sony 4K HDR TV is an IMAX Enhanced product, ready to meet high-quality color, contrast, clarity and sound. Take comfort in knowing you’ll be enjoying a fully immersive at-home entertainment experience on this TV that takes full advantage of IMAX Enhanced content.

Dolby Vision

Bring scenes to life with striking highlights, deeper darks, and vibrant colors. Dolby Vision™ is an HDR solution that creates an immersive, engaging cinematic experience in your home.

Life’s Brilliance, Revealed With Extra Colors

See vivid, real-world colors all around you. A TRILUMINOS™ Display maps colors from a wider palette, faithfully reproducing every shade and hue in the umbrellas.

Beautiful From Any Angle

A clean, minimalist design keeps you focused on what’s important – the picture.

Ideal Soundbar Position

Rotate the stand 180° and it will rise up so you can easily display your soundbar. The stand blends harmoniously with the beautifully designed TV and doesn’t compromise your viewing experience.

Cables Concealed, Neat and Tidy

Keep cables neatly hidden in the stand and held in place with the supplied cable holder.

Makes Smart Even Smarter

You can ask your Google Assistant to find your favorites. It’s truly effortless and offers the ultimate viewing experience. Control your Sony’s Android TV™ and other connected devices using your voice – there’s no smarter way to run your life.

  • OLED TV – Over 8 million self-illuminating pixels for exquisite contrast, deep black and vibrant color
  • Everything you watch looks like 4K HDR with the X1™ Extreme processor and 4K X-Reality PRO
  • 4K HDR – HDR10, HLG, IMAX Enhanced and Dolby Vision™ support for incredible detail and clarity
  • Pictures and sound in perfect harmony with Sony’s Acoustic Surface technology
  • Enjoy smooth and vibrant colors with TRILUMINOS™ Display & 4K HDR Super Bit Mapping
  • Innovative TV design with reversible two-way stand and super-close wall mounting
  • Content appears with lifelike motion with Motionflow™ XR technology and native 120Hz refresh rate
  • Android™ TV with the Google Assistant built in gives you a genius TV
  • Compatible with Google Home, Amazon Alexa, and Apple® HomeKit™ for an even smarter home
Useful Documents


Audio Power Output 10W+10W+10W+10W
Bass/Treble/Balance Balance
Speaker Configuration 2.2ch/Actuator(29x42mm)x2, Woofer(38x85mm)x2
Speaker Position Front + Down Firing
Speaker Type Acoustic Surface Audio

Audio Features

ARC Output Format Two channel linear PCM: 48 kHz 16 bits,Dolby Digital,Dolby Digital Plus,DTS
Advanced Auto Volume Yes
Alternate Audio (Digital) Yes
Audio Out Fixed/Variable
Auto Surround Yes
Clear Audio+ Yes
Clear Phase Yes
DTS Audio Format Support DTS Digital Surround
Digital Audio Out (Optical) Format Two channel linear PCM: 48 kHz 16 bits,Dolby Digital,DTS
Dolby Audio Format Support Dolby Audio(Dolby Digital, Dolby Digital Plus)
HDMI Audio Return Channel(ARC) Yes (eARC)
HDMI Input Audio Format 5.1 channel linear PCM: 32/44.1/48/88.2/96/176.4/192kHz 16/20/24bits, Dolby Digital, Dolby Digital Plus, DTS
Headphone/Speaker Link Yes
S-Master S-Master Digital Amplifier
Simulated Surround Sound S-Force Front Surround
Sound Modes Standard,Dialog,Cinema,Music,Sports

Convenience Features

Application Store Yes(Google Play Store)
Auto Picture Mode Yes
Auto Shut-off Yes
Channel Block (with password) Analog & Digital
Chromecast Built-In Yes
On-Screen Clock Yes
On/Off Timer Yes
Parental Control Yes
Show/Hide Channels Yes (Digital & Analog)
Sleep Timer Yes
Text Input Language ENG / FRA / GER / HEB / ITA / RUS / SPA / VIE / JPN
USB Drive Format Support Yes (Supported File System: FAT16/FAT32/exFAT/NTFS)
Voice Search Yes, Hands Free feature(Built-in Mic) availability depends on language and may need software update. Please check Sony support page for further information;
i-Manual Yes

Customizing Capability

RS-232C Control Yes

Design Features

Cable Management Yes
Frame Color Black
Illumination LED Yes
Stand Design Matt Black


Aspect Ratio 16:9
Display Resolution QFHD
Display resolution (H x V, pixels) 3840×2160
Screen Size (cm, measured diagonally) 138.8 cm
Screen Size (inch, measured diagonally) 55″ (54.6″)
Viewing Angle (Right/Left) 178(89/89) degree
Viewing Angle (Up/Down) 178(89/89) degree

Display Features

Display Type OLED
Triluminos Display Yes

Energy Saving and Efficiency

Dynamic Backlight Control Yes
Power Saving Modes Yes

General Features

Closed Captions (CC) Analog
Closed Captions (CC) Digital
Demo Mode Yes (only pre-installed 4k demo video)
Hotel Mode Menu Yes

Inputs and Outputs

4K 60P High-Quality Formats HDMI IN2, IN3 ports for 4K(up to 6Gbps) signal
AC Power Input 1 (Rear)
Analog Audio Input(s) (Total) 1 (1Side Analog Conversion)
Audio / Headphone Output(s) 1 (Side)
Bluetooth Profile Support Version 4.1 HID/HOGP/SPP/A2DP/AVRCP
Composite Video Input(s) 1 (Side)
Digital Audio Output(s) 1 (Bottom)
Ethernet Connection(s) 1(Bottom)
HDCP HDCP2.3(for HDMI1/2/3/4)
HDMI PC Input Format 640 x 480 @31.5kHz, 60Hz
HDMI PC Input Format 800 x 600 @37.9kHz,60Hz
HDMI PC Input Format 1024 x 768 @48.4kHz,60Hz
HDMI PC Input Format 1280 x 1024 @64.0kHz,60Hz
HDMI PC Input Format 1152 x 864 @67.5kHz,75Hz
HDMI PC Input Format 1600 x 900 55.9kHz,60Hz
HDMI PC Input Format 1680 x 1050 @65.3kHz,60Hz
HDMI PC Input Format 1920 x 1080 @67.5kHz,60Hz
HDMI Signal 4096x2160p (24,60Hz), 3840x2160p (24,30,60Hz), 1080p (30,60Hz), 1080/24p, 1080i (60Hz), 720p (30,60Hz), 720/24p, 480p, 480i
HDMI Inputs Total 4 (1Side,3Bottom)
Headphone Output(s) 1 (Side)
RF Connection Input(s) 1(Bottom)
RS-232C Input(s) 1(Side)
Subwoofer Out 1 (Side / Hybrid with Headphone Out)
USB Port(s) 2 (Side) / 1 (Bottom)

Network Features

Home Network Feature Home Network Client, Home Network Renderer
Internet Browser Vewd (Not pre-installed)
Other Network Features Yes (US / Canada / MX(STB))
Screen Mirroring (Miracast™) Yes
Wi-Fi Certified Yes
Wi-Fi Direct Yes
Wi-Fi Standard a/b/g/n/ac
Wireless LAN Integrated


Annual Power Consumption 247 kWh/Year
Power Consumption (in Operdation) 355W
Power Consumption (in Standby) 0.5W
Power Requirements (frequency) 60Hz for UL cUL 50/60Hz for other
Power Requirements (voltage) AC 120V for UL cUL AC 110-240V for other

Regulation and Standards Compliance

VESA® Hole Pitch 11 7/8 x 11 7/8 inch (300×300 mm)
VESA® Hole Spacing Compatible Yes

Sensing Features

LightSensor™ Technology Yes

TV System

Channel Coverage (Analog) VHF: 2-13/UHF: 14-69/CATV: 1-135
Color Space sRGB/BT709,BT2020,AdobeRGB,DCI
Color System NTSC
Number of Tuners (Terrestrial/Cable) 1(Digital/Analog)
OS Android 7.0 Nougat
On-board Storage (GB) 16GB
TV System (Analog) M
TV System (Digital Cable) Clear QAM
TV System (Digital Terrestrial) ATSC
Tuner Channel Coverage (Digital Cable) CATV: 1-135
Tuner Channel Coverage (Digital Terrestrial) VHF: 2-13/UHF: 14-69

Video Features

24p True Cinema Yes
4:3 Default Yes
4K Processor 4K HDR Processor X1 Extreme
Auto Wide Yes
Blinking Type Frame Blinking
Dual Database Processing Yes
Dynamic Contrast Enhancer Yes
Face Area Detection Yes
HDR (High Dynamic Range) Compatiblity Yes(HDR10, HLG, Dolby Vision)
Live Color™ Technology Yes
Mastered in 4K Yes
Motionflow™ XR Technology Motionflow XR
Object-based HDR remaster Yes
Panel Refresh Rate (Native Hertz) 120Hz
Picture Modes Vivid, Standard, Custom, Cinema Pro, Cinema Home, Sports, Animation, Photo-Vivid ,Photo-Standard, Photo-Custom, Game, Graphics, Dolby Vision
Precision Color Mapping Yes
Super Bit Mapping™ 4K HDR Yes
Video Processing 4K X-Reality PRO
Wide Mode Wide Zoom/Normal/Full/Zoom
Wide Mode Normal/Full1/Full2 for PC
CineMotion/Film Mode/Cinema Drive Yes

Weights and Measurements

TV Without Stand 48 1/2 x 28 x 2 1/8(9/32) inch (1229 x 710 x 51 (6.4) mm)
TV With Stand 48 1/2(48 1/2) x 28 3/4(30 3/4) x 11 1/2(11 1/2) inch (1229 (1229) x 730 (780) x 290 (290) mm)
Stand Width 25 7/8 inch ( 657 mm)
AC Cable Length 1500 mm
Packaging (Approx.) 55 5/8 x 33 x 7 3/8 inch (1411 x 836 x 185 mm)
Weight of Package Carton 59.5lb.(27 kg)
TV Without Stand Weight 38.8 lb (17.6 kg)
TV With Stand Weight 43.7 lb (19.8 kg)

In The Box

Voice Remote Control (RMF-TX310U) Yes
Batteries (LR03) Yes
AC Power Cord Spec (C17, US, 2pin, flat blades Polarity) Yes
IR Blaster (1-849-161-12) Yes
Operating Instructions (US,FR) Yes
Quick Setup Guide / Supplement CUE (GA)(US,FR,ES,PT) Yes
Table Top Stand (Separate(assembly required)) Yes

Misc. Specs

HDMI Inputs 3
Screen Resolution 4K
Screen Size Class (in.) 55
Screen Size (Measured Diagonally) (in.) 54.6
Screen Refresh Rate (Hz.) 120


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