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Panasonic TX-65CR730 vs Sony KD-65X8509

Panasonic TX-65CR730 vs Sony KD-65X8509

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Panasonic TX-65CR730
Sony KD-65X8509

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Reasons For

2 Reasons For
Better energy efficiency rating
The energy efficiency rating of the Panasonic TX-65CR730 is "A", however the rating of the Sony KD-65X8509 is "A".
Expert reviews are better
Based on 5 reviews, the Panasonic TX-65CR730 has an average expert review score of 81%, however the Sony KD-65X8509 has an average rating of 72% (based on 1 review).
3 Reasons For
3D Edit
The Sony KD-65X8509 is a 3D TV, whereas the Panasonic TX-65CR730 is not 3D. Read more

‘3D’ describes whether the TV can display 3D movies and programmes. Requires compatible 3D glasses to properly function.

3D technology has become increasingly popular as the amount of 3D film and TV content has increased dramatically in recent years. All 3D TVs will also display regular 2D content and most will allow you to switch on and off the 3D effect on 3D content. 3D compatible TVs allow you to watch 3D content. For most TVs you will need to wear special glasses to see the 3D effect.

Bluetooth Edit
The Sony KD-65X8509 supports Bluetooth, but the Panasonic TX-65CR730 does not support Bluetooth.
Better energy efficiency rating
The energy efficiency rating of the Sony KD-65X8509 is "A", however the rating of the Panasonic TX-65CR730 is "A".

Reasons Against

2 Reasons Against
Not 3D Edit
The Panasonic TX-65CR730 is not 3D, however the Sony KD-65X8509 is 3D. Read more

‘3D’ describes whether the TV can display 3D movies and programmes. Requires compatible 3D glasses to properly function.

3D technology has become increasingly popular as the amount of 3D film and TV content has increased dramatically in recent years. All 3D TVs will also display regular 2D content and most will allow you to switch on and off the 3D effect on 3D content. 3D compatible TVs allow you to watch 3D content. For most TVs you will need to wear special glasses to see the 3D effect.

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2 Reasons Against
Two months older
The Sony KD-65X8509 is older than the Panasonic TX-65CR730 by two months.
Lower expert review Score
The Sony KD-65X8509's average expert rating is only 72%, however the Panasonic TX-65CR730's is 81% (based on 5 reviews).

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Average Expert Rating

Date Released

24 months Ago 26 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ -
Electricity cost - standby £ -
Total running cost £ -
Electricity cost - switched on £ 238.76
Electricity cost - standby £ 3.04
Total running cost £ 241.80
Purchase price £ 1,049.00
Total cost of ownership £ 1,290.80
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Energy Efficiency Class

Environmental Impact

No data
1.2T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 1.2 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
31
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Display

Display Diagonal
65" 65"
HD Type
 4K Ultra HD
 4K Ultra HD
3D
 3D
 3D
BEST
3D Type
 Active
 Active
OLED Technology
Unknown - Click to provide data
 OLED technology
LED Backlighting Type
 Direct-LED
 Direct-LED
Screen Shape
 Curved
 Curved
Motion Interpolation Frequency
Unknown - Click to provide data 1,000Hz
Motion Interpolation Technology
 Motionflow
 Motionflow
Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Display Technology
 LED
 LED
BEST
Screen Format Adjustments
 16:9
 14:9
 Zoom
 16:9
 14:9
 Zoom
Display Diagonal (metric)
Unknown - Click to provide data 164cm
Horizontal Viewing Angle
Unknown - Click to provide data 178°
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 3840 x 2160
 3840 x 2160
Viewing Angle, Vertical
Unknown - Click to provide data 178°

Audio

Audio System
VR-Audio True Surround Unknown - Click to provide data
Built-In Speaker
 Built-in speaker
 Built-in speaker
RMS Rated Power
20W 20W
Loudspeaker
2 2
Dolby Technology
 Digital Plus
 Digital
 Digital Plus
 Digital
Sound Modes
 Standard
 Music
 Movie
 Standard
 Music
 Movie
Audio Decoders
 Dolby Digital
 Dolby Digital
Audio Decoding Technology
 Dolby Digital Plus
 Dolby Pulse
 Dolby Digital Plus
 Dolby Pulse

Smart TV

Screen Mirroring
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Screen mirroring
Smart TV
 Smart TV
 Smart TV
Operating System Version
Unknown - Click to provide data 5.0
Operating System Installed
 Android
 Android

Design

Colour
 Silver
 Silver
Peak Luminance Ratio
Unknown - Click to provide data 72%

Power

Power Consumption (typical)
Unknown - Click to provide data 149W
Power Consumption (standby)
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.5W
Energy Efficiency Class
 A
 A
Input Frequency
 50
 50
Annual Energy Consumption
Unknown - Click to provide data 207kWh
AC Input Voltage
 20-24
 20-24
AC Input Frequency
 50
 50
Power Consumption (max)
Unknown - Click to provide data 288W
Input Voltage
 240
 220
 220 - 240
 240
 220
 220 - 240

TV Tuner

Auto Channel Search
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Auto channel search
Tuner Type
 Analog
 Analog
Digital Signal Format System
 DVB
 DVB-T
 DVB-T2
 DVB-S
 DVB-S2
 DVB-C
 DVB
 DVB-T
 DVB-T2
 DVB-S
 DVB-S2
 DVB-C

Performance

Card Reader Integrated
 Card reader integrated
Unknown - Click to provide data
Parental Controls
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Parental controls
Game Mode
 Game mode
Unknown - Click to provide data
Video Formats Supported
 H.265
 H.265
Voice Control
 Voice control
Unknown - Click to provide data
Teletext Function
 Teletext function
Unknown - Click to provide data
24p
Unknown - Click to provide data
 24p
Local Dimming
 Local dimming
Unknown - Click to provide data
Teletext
1,500 pages Unknown - Click to provide data

Packaging Content

Desktop Stand Included
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Desktop stand included
Handheld Remote Control
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Handheld remote control
Batteries Included
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Batteries included
Battery Type
Unknown - Click to provide data R03
Cables Included
 AC
 AC
Quick Start Guide
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Quick start guide
Manual
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Manual

Ergonomics

Smartphones Being Used As a Remote
 Smartphones being used as a remote
 Smartphones being used as a remote
VESA Mounting
Unknown - Click to provide data
 VESA mounting

Networking

Wi-Fi
 Wi-Fi
 Wi-Fi
Bluetooth
 Bluetooth
 Bluetooth
BEST
Ethernet Port
 Ethernet port
 Ethernet port
Wi-Fi Direct
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Wi-Fi Direct
Near Field Communication (NFC)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Near Field Communication (NFC)
Browsing
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Browsing

Management Features

Smart Modes
 Custom
 Graphics
 Vivid
 Cinema
 Game
 Standard
 Sports
 Photo
 Animation
 Custom
 Graphics
 Vivid
 Cinema
 Game
 Standard
 Sports
 Photo
 Animation
Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)
On Screen Display (OSD)
 On Screen Display (OSD)
 On Screen Display (OSD)
Picture-in-Picture
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Picture-in-Picture
On/Off Timer
Unknown - Click to provide data
 On/Off timer
On Screen Display (OSD) Languages
 ENG
 DAN
 DUT
 GRE
 EST
 SLV
 BUL
 HEB
 CZE
 NOR
 RUS
 FIN
 FRE
 DEU
 LIT
 ITA
 POL
 POR
 SLK
 ESP
 SWE
 HUN
 RUM
 SRP
 KAZ
 CAT
 LAT
 ENG
 DAN
 DUT
 GRE
 EST
 SLV
 BUL
 HEB
 CZE
 NOR
 RUS
 FIN
 FRE
 DEU
 LIT
 ITA
 POL
 POR
 SLK
 ESP
 SWE
 HUN
 RUM
 SRP
 KAZ
 CAT
 LAT
Number of OSD Languages
1 Unknown - Click to provide data

Weight & Dimensions

Depth
Unknown - Click to provide data 78mm
Weight
33kg 24.1kg
BEST
Package Weight
47kg Unknown - Click to provide data
Weight With Stand
34.5kg 25.5kg
BEST
Depth (with Stand)
355mm 265mm
BEST
Height (with Stand)
906mm 892mm
BEST
Width (with Stand)
1,454mm 1,453mm
BEST
Height
850mm 844mm
Width
1,454mm 1,453mm
Package Height
973mm 943mm
BEST
Package Depth
305mm 224mm
BEST
Package Width
1,676mm 1,553mm
BEST

Ports & Interfaces

Headphone Outputs
1 1
High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP)
Common Interface Plus (CI+)
 Common interface Plus (CI+)
 Common interface Plus (CI+)
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Port
1 1
RF Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
SCART Port
1 1
Digital Audio Optical Out
1 1
Composite Video in
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Component Video (YPbPr/YCbCr) in
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
USB 2.0 Port
2 3
BEST
USB 3.0 Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
HDMI Port
3 4
BEST
Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL)
Audio Return Channel (ARC)
 Audio Return Channel (ARC)
Unknown - Click to provide data
Composite Video Out
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
USB 3.0 Type-A Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data

Special Features

Triluminos Display
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Triluminos Display
Motionflow XR
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Motionflow XR
ClearAudio+
Unknown - Click to provide data
 ClearAudio+
4K X-Reality Pro
Unknown - Click to provide data
 4K X-Reality Pro
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