Sony XBR-65X850 vs Sony XBR-65X900

Sony XBR-65X850
Sony XBR-65X900

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Reasons For

2 Reasons For
20.9g lighter Edit
The Sony XBR-65X850 is a 24.1kgg heavy TV, whereas the Sony XBR-65X900 is a 45kgg heavy TV (20.9g heavier). Read more

The weight is the total weight of the TV excluding all packaging.

A lighter weight TV will be easier to move around and to mount on a wall. Some of the larger, very heavy TVs may require lightweight partition walls to be reinforced before the TV could be mounted.

6 shops are selling it
A greater number of shops increases the chances of the product remaining in stock and also increases the price competition amongst retailers for this TV.
4 Reasons For
840Hz faster motion interpolation frequency Edit
The Sony XBR-65X900 has a motion interpolation frequency of 960HzHz, but the Sony XBR-65X850 is only a 120HzHz motion interpolation frequency TV (840Hz slower). Read more

The motion interpolation frequency is the frame rate which the TV is able to artificially create by inserting additional frames into the picture between the frames included in the original video source. Motion interpolation technology can sometimes create some unwanted side effects such glitches when the technology suddenly activates during an action scene. Most modern TVs will have an option to switch off the motion interpolation if it is not desired.

A faster motion interpolation frequency will result in smoother action scenes, less motion blur and a more life like image.

70% higher RMS rated power Edit
The Sony XBR-65X900 is a 65WW RMS rated power TV. That's 45W higher than the Sony XBR-65X850 (65WW). Read more

RMS rated power stands for Root Mean Square rated power and it is typically used to measure the power output of the audio element of the TV.

A higher RMS rated power means that the audio system on the TV is more powerful and will be able to play the audio at higher volumes. A higher RMS power may also result in better quality audio at normal volume levels.

Two more loudspeakers Edit
The Sony XBR-65X900 has four loudspeakers, however the Sony XBR-65X850 only has two loudspeakers. Read more

The number of loudspeakers is the total number of speakers provided with the TV, either inside the TV casing or as external speakers.

A greater number of speakers will allow for better quality audio and different frequencies. Multiple external speakers will enable to the TV to play surround sound audio.

Cheaper by $508
The Sony XBR-65X900 costs $508 less than the Sony XBR-65X850.

Reasons Against

5 Reasons Against
840Hz slower motion interpolation frequency Edit
The Sony XBR-65X850 has a motion interpolation frequency of 120HzHz, but the Sony XBR-65X900 is a 960HzHz motion interpolation frequency TV (840Hz faster). Read more

The motion interpolation frequency is the frame rate which the TV is able to artificially create by inserting additional frames into the picture between the frames included in the original video source. Motion interpolation technology can sometimes create some unwanted side effects such glitches when the technology suddenly activates during an action scene. Most modern TVs will have an option to switch off the motion interpolation if it is not desired.

A faster motion interpolation frequency will result in smoother action scenes, less motion blur and a more life like image.

Lower RMS rated power Edit
The Sony XBR-65X850 is a 20WW RMS rated power TV. That's 45W lower than the Sony XBR-65X900 (65WW). Read more

RMS rated power stands for Root Mean Square rated power and it is typically used to measure the power output of the audio element of the TV.

A higher RMS rated power means that the audio system on the TV is more powerful and will be able to play the audio at higher volumes. A higher RMS power may also result in better quality audio at normal volume levels.

Two less loudspeakers Edit
The Sony XBR-65X850 has two loudspeakers, however the Sony XBR-65X900 only has four loudspeakers. Read more

The number of loudspeakers is the total number of speakers provided with the TV, either inside the TV casing or as external speakers.

A greater number of speakers will allow for better quality audio and different frequencies. Multiple external speakers will enable to the TV to play surround sound audio.

More expensive by $508
The Sony XBR-65X850 is $508 more expensive than the Sony XBR-65X900.
Older by one month
The Sony XBR-65X850 is one month older than the Sony XBR-65X900.
2 Reasons Against
A lot heavier Edit
The Sony XBR-65X900 is a 45kgg heavy TV, whereas the Sony XBR-65X850 is a 24.1kgg heavy TV (20.9g lighter). Read more

The weight is the total weight of the TV excluding all packaging.

A lighter weight TV will be easier to move around and to mount on a wall. Some of the larger, very heavy TVs may require lightweight partition walls to be reinforced before the TV could be mounted.

Less retailers
The Sony XBR-65X900 is only stocked by 1 store, whereas the Sony XBR-65X850 is stocked by 7 sellers. Read more
Fewer numbers of sellers reduces the price competition amongst retailers for the product and also reduces the chances of this TV remaining in stock.

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Date Released

20 months Ago 19 months Ago

Display

Screen Size
64.5" 64.5"
HD Type
 4K Ultra HD
 4K Ultra HD
3D Type
 Active
 Active
LED Backlighting
 Direct-LED
 Direct-LED
Screen Shape
 Flat
 Flat
Motion Interpolation Frequency
120Hz 960Hz
BEST
Comb Filter
 3D
 3D
BEST
Motion Interpolation Technology
 Motionflow
 Motionflow
Dynamic Contrast Ratio
 1000000:1
 1000000:1
BEST
Video Mode
 2160p
 1080i
 1080p
 720p
 480i
 480p
BEST
 2160p
 1080i
 1080p
 720p
 480i
 480p
Screen Format Adjustment
 16:9
 4:3
 Auto
 Zoom
 16:9
 4:3
 Auto
 Zoom
Display Diagonal
Unknown - Click to provide data 163.9cm
Horizontal Viewing Angle
178° 178°
Graphics Resolution
 4096 x 2160
 3840 x 2160
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 4096 x 2160
 3840 x 2160
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
BEST
Vertical Viewing Angle
178° 178°

TV Tuner

Digital Signal Format System
 ATSC
 ATSC
Tuner
 Analog
 Analog
TV Band
 UHF
 VHF
 CATV
 UHF
 VHF
 CATV
Analog Signal Format System
 NTSC
 NTSC
Tuner
Unknown - Click to provide data 1

Smart TV

App
 Skype
 Skype
BEST
Operating System
 Android
 Android

Audio

Audio System
Unknown - Click to provide data S-Force Front Surround 3D
Subwoofer RMS Power
Unknown - Click to provide data 40W
RMS Rated Power
20W 65W
BEST
Loudspeaker
2 4
BEST
Dolby Technology
 Pulse
 Digital Plus
 Digital Pulse
 Digital
 Pulse
 Digital Plus
 Digital Pulse
 Digital
Sound Mode
 Standard
 Music
 Sports
 Movie
 Standard
 Music
 Sports
 Movie
Audio Decoder
 Dolby Digital
 Dolby Digital
Audio Decoding Technology
 Dolby Digital Plus
 Dolby Digital Pulse
 Dolby Digital Plus
 Dolby Digital Pulse

Ports & Interfaces

Headphone Output Port
1 1
Ethernet LAN Port
1 1
RF Port
1 1
RS-232 Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Digital Audio Optical Out Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Composite Video in Port
2 2
Component Video in Port
1 1
USB 2.0 Port
3 3
HDMI Port
4 4
Consumer Electronics Control
 BRAVIA Sync
 BRAVIA Sync
Audio in Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 2
MHL Version
 3.0
BEST
 3.0
Audio Out Port
1 1

Management Features

Smart Mode
 Personal
 Cinema
 Game
 Sports
 Photo
 Animation
 Personal
 Cinema
 Game
 Sports
 Photo
 Animation
On Screen Display Language
 ENG
 FRE
 ESP
 ENG
 FRE
 ESP

Performance

Video Format
 MP4
 WMV
 AVI
 3GP
 MOV
 MPEG
 MPEG1
 MPEG2
 MKV
 AVCHD
 XVID
 WEBM
 AVC
 3GPP
 MP4
 WMV
 AVI
 3GP
 MOV
 MPEG
 MPEG1
 MPEG2
 MKV
 AVCHD
 XVID
 WEBM
 AVC
 3GPP
Audio Format
 MP3
 WAV
 WMA
 3GPP
 MP3
 WAV
 WMA
 3GPP
Image Format
 JPG
 MPO
 JPG
 MPO
Picture Processing Technology
 Sony X-Reality PRO
 Sony TRILUMINOS Display
 Sony X-Reality PRO
 Sony TRILUMINOS Display

Design

Colour
 Black
 Black

Power

Typical Power Consumption
261W
BEST
338W
Standby Power Consumption
0.5W 0.2W
BEST

Weight & Dimensions

Thickness
78mm
BEST
Weight
24.1kg
BEST
45kg
Package Weight
Unknown - Click to provide data 53kg
Weight (with Stand)
25.5kg
BEST
46.4kg
Depth (with Stand)
265mm
BEST
405mm
Height (with Stand)
892mm
BEST
903mm
Width (with Stand)
1,452.88mm
BEST
1,682mm
Height
844mm
BEST
875mm
Width
1,452.88mm
BEST
1,682mm
Packaging Height
943mm
BEST
974mm
Packaging Depth
224mm 218mm
BEST
Packaging Width
1,553mm
BEST
1,974mm

Packaging Content

3D Glasses Included
Unknown - Click to provide data 4
Cable Included
 AC
 AC

Technical Details

Power Save Mode
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Light Sensor
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
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