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Sony XBR-55X900 Series 4K HD TV

alaTest has collected and analyzed 49 reviews of Sony XBR-55X900 Series 4K HD TV. The average rating for this product is 3.6/5, compared to an average rating of 4.2/5 for other TVs for all reviews. Views about the design and size are on the whole positive. The usability and sound also get good opinions, whereas there are some critical reviews about the reliability and price.

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We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other TVs the Sony XBR-55X900 Series 4K HD TV is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 91/100 = Excellent quality.

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Amazon.com review summary for Sony XBR-55X900 Series 4K HD TV

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 44 user reviews of Sony XBR-55X900 Series 4K HD TV from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 3.5/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.1/5 for other TVs on Amazon.com. Opinions about the design and size are generally positive. The sound and usability also get good feedback. Some have doubts about the reliability and price.

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68% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the product: Sony XBR-55X900A 55-Inch 4K Ultra HD 120Hz 3D Internet LED UHDTV (Black)

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Sony XBR 55X900B

 

There's a reason no TV maker focuses on sound quality. For speakers to sound good, they need to be big, and they should face the listener. What sells in TV land is the "all-picture" look, with as little bezel as possible, leaving no room for hefty,...

The Sony XBR-X900B series provides the best picture quality of any 4K TV we've tested so far, competing well against the better plasmas. It also pumped out best sound of any TV we've heard, bar none. Its prominent speakers and high-end finish makes a...

Those speakers: you'll either love 'em or hate 'em. Most people won't love 'em. The X900B is also more expensive than most 65-inch 4K TVs. The high resolution doesn't provide a major boost in image quality, especially with non-4K content. The 3D image...

If you can stand its speakers, Sony's XBR-X900B will reward you with the best combination of audio and video quality you've ever seen (or heard).

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Sony Bravia XBR-55X900A

 

Sony's X900A is excellent—if you have money to burn and actual 4K content.

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Sony XBR-55X900A Ultra HD LCD TV Reviewed

 

Adrienne Maxwell tackles her first Ultra HD television review with one of the first UHD television sets. How does it look? Is there a noticeable improvement? Is it worth taking the plunge? Read on to find out!

It's 4,000 words later, and I'm still having a hard time reaching a final verdict on the XBR-55X900A. On the one hand, the TV offers excellent all-around performance, producing a very attractive image in both dark and bright room settings. It doesn't...

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Sony XBR-55X900B 4K 120Hz LED TV

 

The standout features of the 55X900B are 1) the X-tended Dynamic Range feature which allows for more active zone control of the LED backlighting and 2) the Side Mounted speakers eliminate the need for a surround sound system. The side mounted speaks...

Side angle viewing is a clear weakness in this display. That is nothing new for those familiar with LED TVs, but it is something that can be hard to swallow in a purchase as large as this one. The large screen sizes and proper placement of the TV help...

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Sony Bravia XBR-55X900A and XBR-65X900A 4K TV hands-on review

 

4K TVs are undoubtedly the stars of the show at this year's CES with LG, Samsung and Sony all eager to wow both the media and buyers alike. Here's our hands-on review from a brief but close-up look at the XBR-55X900A.

Due to the limited amount of time we've spent with the X900A, we can't give a definitive verdict. We'll update this review when we've done a full test of the TV.