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Expert Reviews Are Good
Based on two expert reviews from sites including prad.de and fwdmagazine.be this large TV has an average expert rating of 80 out of 100.
4K Ultra HD HD Type
The display resolution of the this television is 4K Ultra HD, which is typical of many large TVs that were launched around the same time as it. 4K Ultra HD TVs have a resolution of 3840 x 2160 pixels.
4K Ultra HD TVs have a resolution of 3840 x 2160 pixels.
We think you might also be interested in some of the alternative 4K Ultra HD TVs currently available including the LG 65UF860 (£1,699.00), or the Panasonic TX-65CX802 (£1,444.00) which is cheaper.
Sony TVs Have Good Reviews
We calculated the average reviews for all Sony televisions and specifically for Sony large TVs and found that in both cases Sony had good reviews compared to other brands.
Has a Built-In Camera
The KD-65S9005 has a built-in camera, unlike most of the other large TVs that are a comparable age to the KD-65S9005 which do not have a built-in camera.
We think you might also be interested in some of the other TVs with a built-in camera currently available including because of it's better review score, the Samsung UE65JS9500 (£2,799.90).
Unlike most of the other large TVs that have been around for a similar time to the KD-65S9005 which are not 3D compatible, the KD-65S9005 is 3D compatible.
It may also be worth also looking at one of the alternative 3D compatible TVs currently available including the LG 65UF850 (£535.08), or the Samsung UE65JS8500 (£1,995.00) which has a better Rating.
TVs which are 3D compatible that might also be worth considering include the Sony KD-65X9305 (£1,899.00).
Has a WiFi Connection
The KD-65S9005 has a WiFi connection, as do most of the other large TVs that have been available for more than a year.
We compared this TV to all the other televisions with a WiFi connection and we think because of it's better review score, the LG 65UF850 (£535.08), and the Samsung UE65JS8500 (£1,995.00) is also worth considering.
We compared this TV to all the other televisions with a WiFi connection and we think the Sony KD-65X9305 (£1,899.00) is also worth considering.
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The KD-65S9005 is Smart TV, as are most of the other televisions that have been on the market for a similar time to the KD-65S9005.
We compared all the other Smart TV televisions to this television and we think because of it's better review score, the LG 65UF850 (£535.08), and the Samsung UE65JS8500 (£1,995.00) is also worth considering.
If you are looking for a television that is Smart TV then you might also want to consider the Sony KD-65X9305 (£1,899.00).
Most TVs that have been on the market for a similar time to the KD-65S9005 have between 1 and 19 loudspeakers, including the KD-65S9005 which has four loudspeakers.
Fairly High RMS Rated Power
The Sony KD-65S9005 has a quite high RMS rated power (40 Watts) compared to most of the other large TVs that have been on the market for around the same time as the KD-65S9005. The average RMS rated power of televisions that were released one year ago is 24W.
Supports One Image Format
The number of image formats supported by the KD-65S9005 is more than most large TVs that have been available for a similar time to it. The most frequently supported image format is JPG, but this image format is not supported by this television. The image formats JPG|MPO are also supported by this Sony television.
Has One Smart Mode
The number of smart modes found on the KD-65S9005 is more than most large TVs that came out around the same time as it. The most frequently found smart mode is Game, but this smart mode is not found on this Sony TV. The smart modes Cinema|Energy saving|Game|Photo|Sports|Standard|Vivid are also found on this TV.
Has One Sound Mode
The number of sound modes found on the KD-65S9005 is more than most televisions of this age and spec. The most commonly found sound mode is Music, but this sound mode is not found on this Sony TV. The sound modes Music|Sports|Standard are also found on this TV.
Has One Screen Format Adjustment
The KD-65S9005 has a greater number of screen format adjustments than most large TVs that came out around the same time as it. The most commonly found screen format adjustment is 16:9, but this screen format adjustment is not found on this Sony TV. The screen format adjustments 16:9|16:10|Zoom are also found on this television.
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Not Cheap for a Large TV That Has Been Around for More Than a Year
The cheapeast TVs of this age and type that we found costs £212 and the most expensive costs £5,558. We thought that this Sony TV looks expensive for a large TV that has been around for more than a year.
Only Supports One Audio Format
The KD-65S9005 has a greater number of audio formats than most TVs of a similar type and age to it. The most commonly supported audio format is MP3, but this audio format is not supported by this television. The audio formats LPCM|MP3|WAV|WMA are also supported by this TV.
Does Not Feature OLED Technology
Most televisions of this type and age do not feature OLED technology. The KD-65S9005 is no exception to this as it too does not feature OLED technology.
There are a number of other TVs which also feature OLED technology that you might want to consider including the LG 65UC970 (£1,799.00); or the LG 55EG960 (£2,245.98).
High Running Costs
This TV is rated B for energy efficiency. Based on typical energy prices we estimate that the KD-65S9005 will cost £291 over 5 years to run, which makes it one of the more expensive to run TVs of this spec and age.
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Only Features One App
The number of lifestyle apps featured on the KD-65S9005 is more than most TVs that were launched more than a year ago. This television features a Skype app, which is the most commonly featured app featured on TVs of this age and spec.
Only 1000000:1 Dynamic Contrast Ratio
The best dynamic contrast ratio of the KD-65S9005 is 1000000:1. That's 90% less dynamic contrast ratio than a Mega Contrast TV, which is the most common dynamic contrast ratio.
A 1000000:1 dynamic contrast ratio is actually the worst dynamic contrast ratio across all large TVs that were released around the same time as the KD-65S9005.
The best dynamic contrast ratio amongst comparable types of TV is Brilliant Contrast.
The average weight of televisions of this age and type is 20kg, and the weights range from 1.8kg to 48kg. The KD-65S9005 is one of the heaviest large TVs that have been available for a similar time to the KD-65S9005 (40.7 kilograms) amongst TVs of this age.
1 Other reason to consider the Sony KD-65S9005
Released Over a Year Ago
This Sony TV has been on the market for over a year.
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