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Sony KD-65X8509

alaTest has collected and analyzed 96 reviews of Sony KD-65X8509. The average rating for this product is 4.0/5, compared to an average rating of 4.3/5 for other products in the same category for all reviews. Reviewers really like the reliability and design. The size and usability also get good feedback, but the durability and remote control get negative opinions. There are some mixed views about the price and sound.

image quality, usability, size, design, reliability

remote control, durability

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other products in the same category the Sony KD-65X8509 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 89/100 = Very good quality.

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Consumer review (amazon.co.uk)

Amazon.co.uk review summary for Sony KD-65X8509

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 1 user review of Sony KD-65X8509 from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 2.0/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.3/5 for other products in the same category on Amazon.co.uk. People are impressed by the price. The reliability and size get critical opinions.

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image quality, size, reliability

0% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Sony KD-65X8509C 65 -inch LCD 1080 pixels 1000 Hz 3D TVSony KD-65X8509C 65 -inch LCD 1080 pixels 1000 Hz 3D TV

Dec, 2018

Consumer review (reevoo.com)

Sony Bravia KD-65X8509C

 

TV is great

Oct, 2016

Consumer review (reevoo.com)

Sony Bravia KD-65X8509C

 

Sound is very good

Oct, 2016

Consumer review (reevoo.com)

Sony Bravia KD-65X8509C

 

4k not

cant use 4k until 2020/2021 when programes are beamed in 4k but not told this by seller at point of sale. when i complained i was assured that if i bought an hdmi lead with gold ends for 80 pounds it would be fine. it wasent.

Oct, 2016

Consumer review (reevoo.com)

Sony Bravia KD-65X8509C

 

Best watched in HD otherwise not a quality picture, regardless of upscaling.

Not best picture unless viewed in HD.

Oct, 2016

Consumer review (reevoo.com)

Sony Bravia KD-65X8509C

 

Android TV, can install Kodi

Oct, 2016

Consumer review (reevoo.com)

Sony Bravia KD-65X8509C

 

Looks fantastic ! Ability to add apps ! Picture quality 4 HDMI's Detailed menu It's a big muthaa

Android software a bit clunky -but there's a lot going on - if your tech savvy it's It not end of the world.

Sep, 2016

Consumer review (reevoo.com)

Sony Bravia KD-65X8509C

 

Not very good 4K hd rubbish just like old telly picture.

Sep, 2016

Consumer review (reevoo.com)

Sony Bravia KD-65X8509C

 

The picture quality

Sep, 2016

Consumer review (reevoo.com)

Sony Bravia KD-65X8509C

 

Almost everything

I just can't seem to find out, if there is an option to stop the TV turning itself off after every 4 / 6 hours or so. I would love it if there were an option to set, to turn itself off, after it had detected no incomming signal after say 10 / 15...

Sep, 2016

Consumer review (reevoo.com)

Sony Bravia KD-65X8509C

 

Excellent picture Fully upto date

A bit to advanced for old foke like me ( but getting use to it slowly)

Sep, 2016

Product Specifications

Audio

Audio decoders:Dolby Digital
Audio decoding technologies:Dolby Digital Plus,Dolby Pulse
Built-in audio decoders:Dolby Digital
Built-in speaker(s):Y
Built-in speakers: Yes
Number of loudspeakers:2
Number of Speakers:2
RMS rated power:20
Sound modes:Movie, Music, Standard

Design

Color of product:Black
Peak luminance ratio:72
VESA mounting:Y

Display

24p: Yes
24p support:Y
3D:Y
3D compatibility: Yes
3D type:Active
Aspect Ratio:16:9
Display Diagonal:65
Display Diagonal (metric):64.6
Display Resolution:3840 x 2160
Display Technology:LED
HD type:4K Ultra HD
LED backlighting type:Direct-LED
Motion interpolation frequency:1000
Motion interpolation technology:Motionflow
Peak luminance ratio:72
Screen format adjustments:14:9, 16:9, Zoom
Screen shape:Flat
Supported graphics resolutions:3840 x 2160
Viewing angle, horizontal:178
Viewing angle, vertical:178

Energy Management

Annual Energy Consumption:207
Energy efficiency compliance:A
Power consumption (max):288
Power consumption (standby):0.5
Power consumption (typical):149

Ergonomics

Smartphone remote support: Yes
VESA mounting:Y

Management Features

Electronic Program Guide (EPG):Y
Electronic Programme Guide (EPG): Yes
On Screen Display (OSD): Yes
On/Off timer: Yes
Picture-and-Picture: Yes
Smart modes:Animation, Cinema, Custom, Game, Graphics, Photo, Sports, Standard, Vivid

Networking

Bluetooth: Yes
Browser supported:Opera
Browsing: Yes
Ethernet LAN:Y
Ethernet LAN connection: No
Wi-Fi: No
Wi-Fi Direct: Yes

Other Features

Advanced contrast enhancer:Y
Apps:Y
BRAVIA Sync:Y
HDD recording: Yes
HDMI in:4
i-Manual:Y
Illumination LED:Y
On-screen display for external input:Y
Screen mirroring:Y
USB playback:Y

Packaging Content

Batteries included: Yes
Battery Type:R03
Cables included:AC
Desktop stand: Yes
Handheld remote control: Yes
Manual: Yes
Quick start guide: Yes

Packaging Data

Package depth:8.82
Package height:37.1
Package width:61.1

Performance

24p: Yes
24p support:Y
Parental Control: Yes
Smartphone remote support:Y
Video compression format:H.265
Video formats supported:H.265

Ports & interfaces

Common interface Plus (CI+): Yes
Composite video in:1
Composite video out:1
Digital audio optical out:1
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports:1
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports quantity:1
HDCP: Yes
HDMI ports quantity:4
Headphone outputs:1
Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL):Y
RF ports quantity:1
SCART ports quantity:1
USB 2.0 ports quantity:3

Power

Annual Energy Consumption:207
Energy efficiency class:A
Power consumption (max):288
Power consumption (standby):0.5
Power consumption (typical):149

Smart TV

Operating system installed:Android
Operating system version:5.0
Screen mirroring:Y
Smart modes:Animation, Cinema, Custom, Game, Graphics, Photo, Sports, Standard, Vivid
Smart TV: Yes

Technical Details

Auto Wide mode:Y
Clear Phase technology:Y

TV Tuner

Digital signal format system:DVB-C, DVB-S, DVB-S2, DVB-T, DVB-T2
Tuner Type:Analog & digital

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:3.07
Depth (with stand):10.4
Height:33.2
Height (with stand):35.1
Package depth:8.82
Package height:37.1
Package width:61.1
Weight:53.1
Weight with stand:56.2
Width:57.2
Width (with stand):57.2