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Sony KD-65S9005

74

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Sony KD-65S9005

Sony KD-65S9005
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A fully featured but 3 year old 65" 4K TV, with moderate running costs and one of the largest display diagonals on the market
65" 4K No Yes Nov 2014 B
Display Diagonal HD Type OLED/QLED Technology 3D Release Date Energy Efficiency
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Sony KD-65S9005 Review

With excellent features, we have scored the Sony KD-65S9005 as follows:
87
Features
Fully-Featured
73
Age
3 Years Old
59
Running Costs
£290 Over 5 Years
74
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 74?

It has excellent user reviews with an average user rating of 100%. Hisense TVs also have excellent reviews in general.
This TV is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better TVs are available. View the latest TVs 2018.
It has an energy efficiency classification of B, and its running costs of £290 over 5 years are in the most expensive 6% of all 4,306 televisions that we have compared it to. View all energy saving televisions.
This Sony TV has some great features:
4K
Larger than average display diagonal
3D
Supports Wi-Fi
Sound all around
4.2 channels of amazing audio
Real-life clarity from the unique sony 4k processing
Sit closer, see more, miss nothing
There's no need to wait to start enjoying 4k it's here now
Realistic feel, great detail
Made to listen
Flick. find. fast
See what's out there
Feel the beauty

Sony KD-65S9005 Video Reviews

Sony KD-65S9005 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Very Good Brand

Based on 3,350 owner and expert reviews (including 1,813 verified purchases), Sony has very good reviews for its TVs. 95% of those that bought a Sony TV would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Running Costs

Running Costs Are High

This television has an energy efficiency classification of B, and based on typical energy prices we estimate that the 5 year running cost of the KD-65S9005 is £290, which makes it one of the more expensive to run TVs.

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Age

Released Over Three Years Ago

This TV was released in November 2014.

Features

4K

4K

The highest resolution of the KD-65S9005 is 4K. That's over four times the resolution of the most frequently found HD type of Full HD. The resolution of all televisions ranges from HD Ready (worst) to 8K (best). 4K Ultra HD TVs have a resolution of 3840 x 2160 pixels.

4K Ultra HD TVs have a resolution of 3840 x 2160 pixels.

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Larger Than Average Display Diagonal

The KD-65S9005's display diagonal of 65" is in the largest 8% of all TVs when ranked by this feature. The average display diagonal of all televisions is 46", with the smallest being 13" and the largest being 110".

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Does Not Feature OLED/QLED Technology

The KD-65S9005 does not feature OLED/QLED technology, although this is within the context that 98% of TVs also do not feature OLED/QLED technology.

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3D

The KD-65S9005 is 3D, unlike 75% of TVs which are not 3D.

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Supports Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi

The KD-65S9005 supports Wi-Fi. 61% of TVs also support Wi-Fi.

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Higher Than Average Subwoofer RMS Power

The Sony KD-65S9005's subwoofer RMS power of 20W is higher than average when compared to most other TVs. It is in the highest 12% of all TVs when ordered by this feature. The subwoofer RMS powers of TVs range from 1W to 70W, and the average subwoofer RMS power is 18W.

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Has a Built-In Subwoofer

The KD-65S9005 has a built-in subwoofer, which is unusual. 90% of televisions do not have a built-in subwoofer.

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Higher Than Average RMS Rated Power

Across all the TVs the RMS rated powers range from 2W to 200W, and the average RMS rated power is 21W. The RMS rated power of the Sony KD-65S9005 of 40W is in the highest 8% of all TVs when ranked by this feature.

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Supports 24p

The KD-65S9005 supports 24p, unlike 85% of TVs which do not support 24p.

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Has a Pair of 3D Glasses Included

The Sony KD-65S9005 has a pair of 3D glasses included, which is unusual. 86% of TVs do not have a pair of 3D glasses included.

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Supports Near Field Communication (NFC)

The KD-65S9005 supports Near Field Communication (NFC), which is unusual. 98% of TVs do not support Near Field Communication (NFC).

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Has an Ambient Light Sensor

The KD-65S9005 has an ambient light sensor, unlike 92% of TVs which do not have an ambient light sensor.

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Faster Than Average Motion Interpolation Frequency

The motion interpolation frequency of the KD-65S9005 of 800Hz is faster than average when compared to most other TVs. It is faster than 76% of all TVs when ranked by this feature. TVs have motion interpolation frequencies of between 50Hz and 3,000Hz, and the average motion interpolation frequency is 450Hz.

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Supports Screen Mirroring

The KD-65S9005 supports screen mirroring, unlike 84% of televisions which do not support screen mirroring.

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Has a Camera Included

The Sony KD-65S9005 has a camera included, unlike 99% of TVs which do not have a camera included.

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Has a Built-In Camera

The Sony KD-65S9005 has a built-in camera. 98% of TVs do not have a built-in camera.

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3840 X 2160 Pixels Display Resolution

The highest display resolution supported by the Sony KD-65S9005 is 3840 x 2160 pixels. That's over four times the resolution of a 1920 x 1080 (Full HD) pixels TV, which is the most common resolution supported by TVs. This TV also supports a display resolution of 3840 x 2160 (4K) pixels. The worst resolution of all TVs is 366 x 768 pixels and the best is 5120 x 2160 pixels.

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Supports Parental Controls

The Sony KD-65S9005 supports parental controls. 87% of TVs do not support parental controls.

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Supports Face Detection

The KD-65S9005 supports face detection, which is unusual. 98% of TVs do not support face detection.

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Supports Wi-Fi Direct

The Sony KD-65S9005 supports Wi-Fi Direct, unlike 73% of TVs which do not support Wi-Fi Direct.

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Features Local Dimming

The Sony KD-65S9005 features local dimming, unlike 76% of TVs which do not feature local dimming.

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Four Loudspeakers

The KD-65S9005 is a four loudspeaker TV.

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Narrower Than Average Horizontal Viewing Angle

The horizontal viewing angle of the KD-65S9005 of only 176° is narrower than average when compared to most other televisions. It is in the narrowest 23% of all TVs when ranked by this feature. TVs have horizontal viewing angles of between 150° and 180°, and the average horizontal viewing angle is 180°.

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Supports Picture-in-Picture

The KD-65S9005 supports Picture-In-Picture, unlike 94% of TVs which do not support Picture-In-Picture.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

sony kd65s9005bbu

Barcodes:

04905524986495, 04905524986501, 04905524986518

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