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Sony® A8G 55" OLED 4k Ultra HD Smart TV
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Sony® A8G 55" OLED 4k Ultra HD Smart TV

Model #: XBR55A8G
At a Glance
8 million individual pixels. One amazingly sharp, incredibly real image. Sony’s new A8G OLED TV utilizes the Picture Processor X1™ Extreme and 4K X-Reality PRO technology to transform your content. Experience how the absolute black of OLED combines with 4K HDR clarity and the vibrant colors of the TRILUMINOS display to display a dazzling picture.
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Get to know this product.

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


Audio Power Output10W+10W+10W+10W
Speaker Configuration2.2ch/Actuator(29x42mm)x2, Woofer(38x85mm)x2
Speaker PositionFront + Down Firing
Speaker TypeAcoustic Surface Audio

Audio Features

ARC Output FormatTwo channel linear PCM: 48 kHz 16 bits,Dolby Digital,Dolby Digital Plus,DTS
Advanced Auto VolumeYes
Alternate Audio (Digital)Yes
Audio OutFixed/Variable
Auto SurroundYes
Clear Audio+Yes
Clear PhaseYes
DTS Audio Format SupportDTS Digital Surround
Digital Audio Out (Optical) FormatTwo channel linear PCM: 48 kHz 16 bits,Dolby Digital,DTS
Dolby Audio Format SupportDolby Audio(Dolby Digital, Dolby Digital Plus)
HDMI Audio Return Channel(ARC)Yes (eARC)
HDMI Input Audio Format5.1 channel linear PCM: 32/44.1/48/88.2/96/176.4/192kHz 16/20/24bits, Dolby Digital, Dolby Digital Plus, DTS
Headphone/Speaker LinkYes
S-MasterS-Master Digital Amplifier
Simulated Surround SoundS-Force Front Surround
Sound ModesStandard,Dialog,Cinema,Music,Sports

Convenience Features

Application StoreYes(Google Play Store)
Auto Picture ModeYes
Auto Shut-offYes
Channel Block (with password)Analog & Digital
Chromecast Built-InYes
On-Screen ClockYes
On/Off TimerYes
Parental ControlYes
Show/Hide ChannelsYes (Digital & Analog)
Sleep TimerYes
Text Input LanguageENG / FRA / GER / HEB / ITA / RUS / SPA / VIE / JPN
USB Drive Format SupportYes (Supported File System: FAT16/FAT32/exFAT/NTFS)
Voice SearchYes, Hands Free feature(Built-in Mic) availability depends on language and may need software update. Please check Sony support page for further information;

Customizing Capability

RS-232C ControlYes

Design Features

Cable ManagementYes
Frame ColorBlack
Illumination LEDYes
Stand DesignMatt Black


Aspect Ratio16:9
Display ResolutionQFHD
Display resolution (H x V, pixels)3840x2160
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 TypeOLED
Triluminos DisplayYes

Energy Saving and Efficiency

Dynamic Backlight ControlYes
Power Saving ModesYes

General Features

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

Inputs and Outputs

4K 60P High-Quality FormatsHDMI IN2, IN3 ports for 4K(up to 6Gbps) signal
AC Power Input1 (Rear)
Analog Audio Input(s) (Total)1 (1Side Analog Conversion)
Audio / Headphone Output(s)1 (Side)
Bluetooth Profile SupportVersion 4.1 HID/HOGP/SPP/A2DP/AVRCP
Composite Video Input(s)1 (Side)
Digital Audio Output(s)1 (Bottom)
Ethernet Connection(s)1(Bottom)
HDCPHDCP2.3(for HDMI1/2/3/4)
HDMI PC Input Format640 x 480 @31.5kHz, 60Hz
HDMI PC Input Format800 x 600 @37.9kHz,60Hz
HDMI PC Input Format1024 x 768 @48.4kHz,60Hz
HDMI PC Input Format1280 x 1024 @64.0kHz,60Hz
HDMI PC Input Format1152 x 864 @67.5kHz,75Hz
HDMI PC Input Format1600 x 900 55.9kHz,60Hz
HDMI PC Input Format1680 x 1050 @65.3kHz,60Hz
HDMI PC Input Format1920 x 1080 @67.5kHz,60Hz
HDMI Signal4096x2160p (24,60Hz), 3840x2160p (24,30,60Hz), 1080p (30,60Hz), 1080/24p, 1080i (60Hz), 720p (30,60Hz), 720/24p, 480p, 480i
HDMI Inputs Total4 (1Side,3Bottom)
Headphone Output(s)1 (Side)
RF Connection Input(s)1(Bottom)
RS-232C Input(s)1(Side)
Subwoofer Out1 (Side / Hybrid with Headphone Out)
USB Port(s)2 (Side) / 1 (Bottom)

Network Features

Home Network FeatureHome Network Client, Home Network Renderer
Internet BrowserVewd (Not pre-installed)
Other Network FeaturesYes (US / Canada / MX(STB))
Screen Mirroring (Miracast™)Yes
Wi-Fi CertifiedYes
Wi-Fi DirectYes
Wi-Fi Standarda/b/g/n/ac
Wireless LANIntegrated


Annual Power Consumption247 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 Pitch11 7/8 x 11 7/8 inch (300x300 mm)
VESA® Hole Spacing CompatibleYes

Sensing Features

LightSensor™ TechnologyYes

TV System

Channel Coverage (Analog)VHF: 2-13/UHF: 14-69/CATV: 1-135
Color SpacesRGB/BT709,BT2020,AdobeRGB,DCI
Color SystemNTSC
Number of Tuners (Terrestrial/Cable)1(Digital/Analog)
OSAndroid 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 CinemaYes
4:3 DefaultYes
4K Processor4K HDR Processor X1 Extreme
Auto WideYes
Blinking TypeFrame Blinking
Dual Database ProcessingYes
Dynamic Contrast EnhancerYes
Face Area DetectionYes
HDR (High Dynamic Range) CompatiblityYes(HDR10, HLG, Dolby Vision)
Live Color™ TechnologyYes
Mastered in 4KYes
Motionflow™ XR TechnologyMotionflow XR
Object-based HDR remasterYes
Panel Refresh Rate (Native Hertz)120Hz
Picture ModesVivid, Standard, Custom, Cinema Pro, Cinema Home, Sports, Animation, Photo-Vivid ,Photo-Standard, Photo-Custom, Game, Graphics, Dolby Vision
Precision Color MappingYes
Super Bit Mapping™ 4K HDRYes
Video Processing4K X-Reality PRO
Wide ModeWide Zoom/Normal/Full/Zoom
Wide ModeNormal/Full1/Full2 for PC
CineMotion/Film Mode/Cinema DriveYes

Weights and Measurements

TV Without Stand48 1/2 x 28 x 2 1/8(9/32) inch (1229 x 710 x 51 (6.4) mm)
TV With Stand48 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 Width25 7/8 inch ( 657 mm)
AC Cable Length1500 mm
Packaging (Approx.)55 5/8 x 33 x 7 3/8 inch (1411 x 836 x 185 mm)
Weight of Package Carton59.5lb.(27 kg)
TV Without Stand Weight38.8 lb (17.6 kg)
TV With Stand Weight43.7 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 Inputs3
Screen Resolution4K
Voice Controlled AssistantsGoogle Assistant
Screen Size Class (in.)55
Screen Size (Measured Diagonally) (in.)54.6
Screen Refresh Rate (Hz.)120
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