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Sony Has Good Reviews for Its TVs
We checked 1,312 expert and owner reviews for Sony TVs and found that on average Sony has good ratings compared to other brands. We also found that Sony has good ratings specifically within its 4K and 8K TVs range.
Has a Wi-Fi
Like most of the other TVs of this spec and age, the KD-65X9305 has a wi-Fi.
It may also be worth considering one of the other TVs with a wi-Fi currently available including the UE65JU7000[pl_2826272_price], or the UE65JS8500[pl_2828910_price] both from Samsung or the LG 65EF950[plb_3059572_price] which has better reviews.
Supports Smart TV
The KD-65X9305 supports smart TV. Most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that have been available for around the same time as the KD-65X9305 also support smart TV.
We compared this TV to all the other televisions which support smart TV and we think because of it's better review score, the UE65JU7000[pl_2826272_price], and the UE65JS8500[pl_2828910_price] both from Samsung or the LG 65EF950[plb_3059572_price] is also worth considering.
LED Display Technology
The display technology of this TV is LED, which is the most frequently found display technology on televisions of a comparable age and spec to it.
2160p Supported Video Modes
This TV supports a 1080i|1080p|2160p|480i|480p|576i|576p|720p supported video modes, which is the most frequently supported supported video modes on TVs of a similar spec and age to it.
Very High RMS Rated Power
The lowest RMS rated power of TVs of this spec and age is 8W and the highest is 120W. When compared to other televisions of a similar age and spec to the KD-65X9305 that we have assessed, the RMS rated power of the Sony KD-65X9305 of 90 Watts is one of the highest.
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Six Number of Loudspeakerss
The Sony KD-65X9305 is a six number of loudspeakers TV. Most of the other TVs of this age and type have between 1 and 23 number of loudspeakerss.
Two Composite Video Ins
The KD-65X9305 is a two composite video in TV. Most of the other similar spec TVs that are a comparable age to the KD-65X9305 only have one composite video in.
Three USB 2.0 Ports Quantitys
The KD-65X9305 is a three USB 2.0 ports quantity TV.
Four HDMI Ports Quantitys
The Sony KD-65X9305 is a four HDMI ports quantity television. Most of the other comparable spec TVs that have been available for around the same time as the KD-65X9305 have between one and four HDMI ports quantitys.
3 MHL Version
The KD-65X9305 supports a 3 MHL version which is newer than most televisions of a comparable age and spec to it. Most TVs of this type and age support a 1.3 MHL version.
A 3 MHL version is in fact the best supported MHL version across all televisions of a similar type and age to the KD-65X9305.
A 1.3 MHL version is the worst supported MHL version amongst comparable types of TV.
Has Six Smart Modess
The number of smart modes found on the KD-65X9305 is more than most televisions of a similar spec and age to it. This TV has a Game smart modes, which is the most commonly found smart modes found on TVs of this age and spec. The smart modess "Animation", "Cinema", "Sports", "Standard" and "Vivid" are also found on this Sony TV.
Quite Fast Motion Interpolation Frequency
The motion interpolation frequencys of TVs that came out around the same time as the KD-65X9305 range from 100Hz to 3,000Hz. With a motion interpolation frequency of 1,200 hertz, the KD-65X9305 has a quite fast motion interpolation frequency compared to most of the other TVs that are a similar age to the KD-65X9305.
Has Three Sound Modess
The number of sound modes found on the Sony KD-65X9305 is more than most TVs of this age and spec. This TV has a Music sound modes, which is the most frequently found sound modes found on 4K and 8K TVs that came out around the same time as the KD-65X9305. The sound modess "Movie" and "Standard" are also found on this television.
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Does Not Have a Built-In Camera
Like most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that have been available for a similar time to the KD-65X9305, the Sony KD-65X9305 does not have a built-in camera.
There are a number of alternative televisions which also have a built-in camera which you might want to look at including the Samsung UE65JS9500[plb_2824055_price] which is also higher rated.
We think this 4K and 8K TV looks expensive compared to other TVs of this age and type. The cheapeast television that came out more than a year ago that we found costs £120 and the most expensive costs £12,899.
Very Slow High Frequency Rate
4K and 8K TVs that have been on the market for around the same time as the KD-65X9305 have high frequency rates of between 50Hz and 3,000Hz. The KD-65X9305 has a quite slow high frequency rate (only 100 hertz) compared to most of the other televisions of a similar type and age to the KD-65X9305.
We think you might also be interested in some of the alternative 100Hz refresh rate televisions currently available including because of it's better review score, the LOEWE Connect 40[plb_2701824_price].
If you would prefer a TV with a faster high frequency rate then you might also want to consider the Sony KD-65S8505[plb_2965562_price] (800Hz) which is also higher rated.
High Running Costs
This TV is rated B for energy efficiency. Based on typical energy prices we estimate that the 5 year running cost of the KD-65X9305 is £311, which makes it one of the less economic to run TVs of this spec and age.
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Does Not Feature OLED Technology
Most 4K and 8K TVs that have been around for around the same time as the KD-65X9305 do not feature OLED technology. The Sony KD-65X9305 is no exception to this as it too does not feature OLED technology.
We think you might also be interested in other TVs which also feature OLED technology including the 65EF950[pl_3059572_price], the 55EG960[pl_2879979_price], or the 55EG920[pl_3059448_price] all from LG.
Only Supports One Video Formats Supported
The number of video formats supported by the Sony KD-65X9305 is more than most televisions of this spec and age. The most commonly supported video formats supported is AVI, but this video formats supported is not supported by this television. The video formats supporteds H.265 are also supported by this Sony television.
Only One RF Ports Quantity
Most TVs that have been available for around the same time as the KD-65X9305 have between one and three RF ports quantitys, including the KD-65X9305 which has one RF ports quantity.
The KD-65X9305 has one of the thicker depths (90 millimeters) amongst comparable spec TVs of this age. TVs of this age and spec have depths of between 11mm and 100mm, and the average depth is 61mm.
Televisions with a thicker depth that might also be worth considering include the LOEWE Connect 40[plb_2701824_price] (55mm and higher rated), or the Samsung UE65JU7000[plb_2826272_price] (68.8mm and higher rated).
Quite High Annual Energy Consumption
At 266 kilowatt hours, the Sony KD-65X9305 has a quite high annual energy consumption compared to most of the other similar spec TVs that have been on the market for a comparable time to the KD-65X9305. The lowest annual energy consumption of similar spec TVs that have been on the market for a comparable time to the KD-65X9305 is 61kWh, the highest is 550kWh, and the average annual energy consumption is 140kWh.
The lightest TV that was launched around the same time as the KD-65X9305 is 1.1kg heavy, the heaviest is 98kg, and the average weight is 20kg. The KD-65X9305 is one of the heaviest televisions that are a comparable age to the KD-65X9305 (47.3 kilograms) amongst similar spec televisions of this age.
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4K Ultra HD HD Type
The display resolution of this TV is 4K Ultra HD, which is the most commonly found HD type on 4K and 8K TVs that were released more than a year ago. 4K Ultra HD TVs have a resolution of 3840 x 2160 pixels.
4K Ultra HD TVs have a resolution of 3840 x 2160 pixels.
Released Over Two Years Ago
It was over two years ago when this 4K and 8K TV was released.
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Running this TV over 5 years will generate 1.5 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
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