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Sony KD75X9405CBU

£4,499.00
75" 4K Active Feb 2015
B
Display Diagonal HD Type 3D 3D Type Release Date £482.15 Electricity cost over 5 years
One industry award
Good sound quality
Good product quality
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Reviews

One Industry Award

The editor of websites Homecinemachoice.com decided that this TV was good and gave it their "Best Buy" award.

Expert Reviews Are Excellent

This Sony television received an expert rating of 100% from homecinemachoice.com. If all the TVs of this age and type are ranked by average expert review score then this 4K and 8K TV is in the top 1%.

Good Brand

Based on 2,235 expert and user reviews (including 164 verified purchases), Sony has good ratings for its TVs. Sony also has good ratings specifically for its 4K and 8K TVs compared to other manufacturers. 88% of those that bought a Sony TV would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Design

Good Product Quality

Four people who bought it concluded that it was good quality. Two years ago Homecinemachoice.com mentioned in their review “Peerless sound quality, beautiful, supersized 4K pictures, stable direct LED system”. Homecinemachoice.com also wrote “Fantastic sound quality”. Homecinemachoice.com also said “Sensational picture quality”.

Nice Design

One customer mentioned in their reviews that the Sony KD-75X9405 was good looking.

Difficult to Use

One Sony KD-75X9405 owner who reviewed it thought it was not easy to use the menus. Homecinemachoice.com mentioned in their review “Menu response was slow” however despite that they scored it 5 stars.


Display

Good High Def TV

Four Sony KD-75X9405 reviewers who bought it agreed that it was good at displaying high definition TV. Homecinemachoice.com gave this TV an excellent rating and mentioned “Ultra HD resolution” in their review of this TV. Homecinemachoice.com also said “True Ultra HD content still hard to find”. Homecinemachoice.com also wrote “Dfinition Ultra HD”.

Good 3D Picture Quality

Two customers who bought it wrote that it had a good 3D picture quality. Homecinemachoice.com mentioned “Excellent 3D picture” in their review of the Sony KD-75X9405. Homecinemachoice.com also wrote “Rendu 3D excellent”.

Good Picture Quality

One person wrote in their reviews that it had good picture quality.

Fairly Fast Motion Interpolation Frequency

The motion interpolation frequencies of TVs that have been around for a comparable time to this TV range from 100Hz to 3,000Hz, and the average motion interpolation frequency is 870Hz. With a motion interpolation frequency of 1,200 hertz, the KD-75X9405 has a quite fast motion interpolation frequency compared to most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that are a similar age to this TV.

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75 Inches Display Diagonal

This is a 75 inch TV.

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Price

A Bit Expensive

One Sony KD-75X9405 owner who reviewed this TV concluded that it was not a bargain for the price. Homecinemachoice.com wrote “It's not exactly cheap”.

Pricey

After checking the price of 91 TVs of a comparable type and age they range in price from £319 to £23,800. We think that this television looks expensive compared to other TVs of a comparable type and age.


Audio

Good Sound Quality

Several Sony KD-75X9405 reviewers agreed that the product had good sound quality. Homecinemachoice.com wrote “Great sound”. Homecinemachoice.com also wrote “Equally sensational sound quality”.

Six Loudspeakers

The KD-75X9405 is a six loudspeaker TV. Most of the other comparable spec televisions that were launched more than two years ago have between 1 and 19 loudspeakers.

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Very High RMS Rated Power

With an RMS rated power of 90 Watts, the KD-75X9405's RMS rated power is one of the highest amongst TVs that have been around for more than two years. Across all the comparable spec TVs that were launched around the same time as this TV the RMS rated powers range from 8W to 120W.

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Weight & Dimensions

Good Size

One customer who bought the Sony KD-75X9405 thought it was thin. Expert website Homecinemachoice.com said “Minimise the space the new generation of TVs take up by giving them incredibly slim frames, Sony's KD-75X9405C is the untrendiest TV of the year”.

Quite Thin

When compared to other comparable spec TVs that have been on the market for a similar time to this TV that we have assessed, the depth of the KD-75X9405 of only 11 millimeters is one of the thinnest. The average depth of 4K and 8K TVs that are a similar age to this TV is 57mm, and the depths range from 10mm to 100mm.

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Other

Released Over Two Years Ago

This TV has been on the market since February 2015.


Smart TV

Poor Smart TV Features

One Sony KD-75X9405 reviewer said in their reviews that the product did not have good apps. Homecinemachoice.com wrote in their review “Speakers nonremovable, Android apps not all perfectly optimized yet” .

Supports Screen Mirroring

The Sony KD-75X9405 supports screen mirroring. Most of the other TVs of a similar type and age to this TV also support screen mirroring.

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Supports Internet TV

The Sony KD-75X9405 supports internet TV, as do most of the other TVs of a similar age and type to this TV.

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Supports Smart TV

The KD-75X9405 supports Smart TV. Most of the other comparable spec TVs that have been around for around the same time as this TV also support Smart TV.

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Networking

Supports Wi-Fi

supports Wi-Fi

The Sony KD-75X9405 supports Wi-Fi, as do most of the other TVs that have been around for around the same time as this TV.

There are a number of alternative TVs which also support Wi-Fi that you might want to consider including the Samsung UE78JS9500 (£4,999).

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Supports Miracast

The Sony KD-75X9405 supports Miracast. Most of the other TVs that were released around the same time as this television also support Miracast.

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Supports Bluetooth

The KD-75X9405 supports Bluetooth, as do most of the other TVs of a similar type and age to this TV.

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Supports Wi-Fi Direct

The KD-75X9405 supports Wi-Fi Direct. Most of the other comparable spec TVs that were launched around the same time as this TV also support Wi-Fi Direct.

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Has an Ethernet Port

The KD-75X9405 has an ethernet port, as do most of the other televisions of this age and spec.

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Other Features

Supports HDD Recording

The KD-75X9405 supports HDD recording. Most of the other comparable spec televisions that have been around for more than two years also support HDD recording.

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Performance

Supports Digital Video Recording (DVR)

The KD-75X9405 supports Digital Video Recording (DVR). Most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that were released around the same time as this television also support Digital Video Recording (DVR).

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Supports Parental Controls

The KD-75X9405 supports parental controls. Most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that are a similar age to this television also support parental controls.

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Has an Ambient Light Sensor

The KD-75X9405 has an ambient light sensor, as do most of the other TVs that have been available for a similar time to this television.

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Supports 24p

The Sony KD-75X9405 supports 24p. Most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that have been on the market for around the same time as this television also support 24p.

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Features Local Dimming

The KD-75X9405 features local dimming. Most of the other TVs of a comparable spec and age to this television also feature local dimming.

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Has a Game Mode

The KD-75X9405 has a game mode. Most of the other TVs of this spec and age also have a game mode.

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Ports & Interfaces

Supports High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP)

The Sony KD-75X9405 supports High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP). Most of the other televisions that have been around for more than two years also support High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP).

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Packaging Content

Has a Pair of 3D Glasses Included

The KD-75X9405 has a pair of 3D glasses included. Most of the other televisions of a comparable age and type to this television also have a pair of 3D glasses included.

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Has a Desktop Stand Included

The KD-75X9405 has a desktop stand included. Most of the other TVs of this age and type also have a desktop stand included.

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Management Features

Supports Picture-in-Picture

The KD-75X9405 supports Picture-In-Picture. Most of the other TVs of a comparable type and age to this TV also support Picture-In-Picture.

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Has an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)

The Sony KD-75X9405 has an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG). Most of the other 4K and 8K TVs that are a similar age to this television also have an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG).

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Certificates

Has a Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) Certified

The Sony KD-75X9405 has a Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) certified, as do most of the other TVs of a similar age and type to this TV.

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Energy

Running Costs Are High

The energy efficiency rating of this 4K and 8K TV is B. The KD-75X9405 is in the most expensive 5% of all 320 televisions of this type and age that we have assessed for 5 year running costs. Based on average usage levels and energy prices, we estimate the 5 year running cost of the KD-75X9405 is £483.


Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers sonytv kd75x9405cbu, sony kd75x9405cbu
Barcodes 04548736002678, 04548736002692

Sony KD-75X9405 Review Sources

To prepare this Sony KD-75X9405 review we compared this TV to 4,717 other models. For each TV that we compared, we collated thousands of pieces of information including technical specs, reviews, and prices. In total we analysed 1,041,700 product attributes, 88,470 TV reviews and 4,110,900 historical TV prices from 204 TV retailers. We then picked out the standout features of this TV compared to the other models as well as any areas where this TV is lacking.

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