Visit our Business Solutions website >>

Sony XE80x / X80E (2017) Series

alaTest has collected and analyzed 1120 reviews of Sony XE80x / X80E (2017) Series. The average rating for this product is 4.4/5, compared to an average rating of 4.3/5 for other products in the same category for all reviews. Opinions about the design and price are generally positive. The sound and usability are also appreciated, whereas many are negative about the tuner and remote control. Reviews about the energy efficiency and black level are mixed.

image quality, usability, sound, price, design

remote control, tuner

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other products in the same category the Sony XE80x / X80E (2017) Series is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 91/100 = Excellent quality.

See all Sony TVs

Review analysis

(Based on 1120 reviews)

Expert Reviews  

User Reviews  

Showing 874 review(s)

Expert Reviews User Reviews


Below is a list of reviews for this or similar products. If you think this grouping is wrong please click here to flag.
Read more on our FAQ’s page.
Showing 1 - 10 of 874 Show Reviews: in English | in other languages (246)

Expert review by : Brian Westover (

Sony XBR-43X800E 4K TV Review: Smart HDR Bargain


The 43-inch Sony XBR-43X800E is a great smart TV paired with a 4k display panel that's just pretty good. It has its faults, from inaccurate color to frustrating black levels, along with an awkward connection panel and middling sound from the built-in...

Android TV built in ; HDR support ; Affordable

Inaccurate color ; Poor black levels ; Disappointing audio

The Sony XBR-43X800E is a great smart TV and boasts a decent feature set with HDR support and plenty of connections, but you'll definitely want a soundbar.

Jan, 2018

Expert review by : Lee Neikirk (

Sony X800E Series TV Review


Sony's Android TV delivers high-end features, but are they worth the high-end price?

Jan, 2017

Expert review by (

Sony KD49XE8005BU review

  (Rating Hidden)

Sony TVs are often the most striking on the store shelf - the KD49XE8005BU is no different. But get them home and switch them on and we've often found quality to be mixed. The Sony KD49XE8005BU promises top-notch TV picture quality - see if our experts...

May, 2017

Expert review by (

Sony KD43XE8005BU review

  (Rating Hidden)

It may look a little smaller in-store next to the 65-inch plus giants, but the Sony KD43XE8005BU is no less impressive. Boasting the Google-developed Android TV smart platform and YouView, the 4K HDR Sony KD43XE8005BU certainly has the specs to...

Apr, 2017

Consumer review (

very good picture.easy set up


I bought the tv a week ago and the difference to my plain old hd tv is amazing.Easy set up with my phone.

Aug, 2018

Consumer review (

New TV


"Really great buy. Great price for the quality. Looks very sleek and modern. Really lightweight. The 4k is phenomenal! sound is great and as a smart tv it synchs up with our BT box relly easily. Netflix button on the remote. Easy to attach the stand. "

great picture; Ease to use; Good build quality; Value for money; Looks good

Aug, 2018

Consumer review (

Excellent performing TV!!


"It is a very sleek and stylish TV with android features. The colours seem the most natural and impressive. Audio of the TV is superb!! I would definitely recommend this product. "

Quiet; Ease to use; Good build quality; Value for money; Looks good

Aug, 2018

Consumer review (

sony tv review


"good 4K picture quality, looks very good and value for money. "

Quiet; Ease to use; Good build quality; Value for money; Looks good

Aug, 2018

Consumer review (

great sony tv.happy with tv


excellent tv full of features and good service too,thanks.

Aug, 2018

Consumer review (

Excellent TV


I bought the TV around a month ago. It is a bigger screen than the unit it replaced but is physically smaller. The picture on it is excellent on a full HD source and when using 4K it is amazing! Excellent service and advice from Richer Sounds as always...

Jul, 2018

Price comparison for Sony XE80x / X80E (2017) Series

  Store     Price
Sony a7 III (ILCE7M3K/B) Full-frame Mirrorless...
Advanced 24.2MP BSI Full-frame Image Sensor w/ 1.8X readout speed Advanced 24.2MP Back-Illuminated 35mm...
$1,898.00 TO SHOP
Lenovo Legion H500 PRO 7.1 Surround Sound Gaming...
Powerful driverless 7.1 surround sound, high-end retractable noise-cancelling microphone, and pre-set Audio...
$69.00 TO SHOP
Sony 16-50mm f/3.5-5.6 OSS Alpha E-Mount Retractable...
POWER ZOOM for smooth zooming with superb operability and quietness
$121.00 TO SHOP
Sony MDR7506 Professional Large Diaphragm Headphone...
Neodymium magnets and 40mm drivers for powerful, detailed sound
$108.00 TO SHOP
Sony WH-CH710N/B Wireless Bluetooth Noise Cancelling...
Headphones that cancel out the world Whether you’re taking a long-haul flight or commuting to work, the...
$59.00 TO SHOP
Sony CDP-CX400 400-Disc Mega Changer (Discontinued...
400-CD megachanger with dual fluorescent display
$389.00 TO SHOP
Sony XBR-55A9G 55" (3840 x 2160) Bravia 4K Ultra...
OLED + PIXEL CONTRAST BOOSTER: Millions of individual pixels are supercharged for more vibrant colors to...
$3,396.00 TO SHOP
Sony WH-1000XM3 Wireless Noise-Canceling Over-Ear...
1.57" Drivers | Wireless Bluetooth & NFC Tap Technology
$251.00 TO SHOP
Sony ICDUX570BLK Slim Design Digital Voice Recorder...
BUNDLE INCLUDES: Sony ICD-UX570 Series UX570 Digital Voice Recorder (Black), Sony Clip-Style Omni...
$99.00 TO SHOP
Sony WH-1000XM2/B Wireless Bluetooth Noise...
Smart Listening automatically detects your activity, whether you're travelling in an airport or sitting in...
$199.00 TO SHOP

Note: Please check the product information and price with the store.