Television set Sony XBR65Z9F/A : new reference Direct LED ?

Sony XBR65Z9F/A : A Ultra HD 4K that makes the difference ?

Sony ranks among the big names in top-of-the-range televisions, and proposes with this XBR65Z9F/A, one of the best screens on the market tested by our Laboratory.
Let’s have a look at the size. It’s a 65 inches.
We are looking at a very imposing television. You won’t move it every now and then.
Regarding technology, we are facing a model with a Ultra HD 4K resolution.  Sony catches up on its competitors thanks to the new XBR65Z9F/A. We are facing a perfectly balanced television which establishes as a true reference.
Let’s take a closer look at this television set. 

XBR65Z9F/A from Sony – Design

The designers decided to do something very beautiful. At least that’s what it comes out when you’re facing the product.
Nothing has changed in the design of this new model. Sony continues to ride the wave of its design to which we are now accustomed.
A high quality finish; a faithful image; everything is combined to make the Sony XBR65Z9F/A an elegant TV in this range.
This new Sony XBR65Z9F/A is rather flat.
With an interesting size of 65 inches, As far as the base is concerned, there are also things to say. Equipped with a double base, Sony has chosen security. The TV holds well, nothing moves thanks to this system. And whatever the price of the XBR65Z9F/A, we prefer this kind of solution that guarantees that the television will not fall out of its place.
A noteworthy innovation for this model is the use of the Slim design technology.
A TV of 65 inches, this Sony is clearly located in the top of the range of the brand. A TV with a sober and refined style.

The screen of the Sony XBR65Z9F/A

Sony is now refocusing on image quality. With this new model XBR65Z9F/A, the engineers wanted to create a top-of-the-range television set in this field.
Sony remains anchored in its technological choices and decides to equip its new television set with it. The quality of the LED gives an excellent rendering. 
The Sony television set displays a Ultra HD 4K resolution. With a screen size of 65 inches, this XBR65Z9F/A is at the top of its range. At the same time, we are dealing with a nice display on the screen.
Designed with a frequency of 120 Hz, this TV has a better rendering compared to its competitors, in the same category.
In addition, Sony has decided to use its mastery of advanced technology on this device, which allows it to benefit from a high quality Ultra HD 4K image resolution.
To conclude the display part, we could say that it’s beautiful; it’s clearly top-of-the-range.

The sound of the Sony XBR65Z9F/A

The audio part of this TV is exceptional; high-performance speakers contribute to this quality rendering, for an immersive result.
The television set is equipped with  two loudspeakers and provides a sound power of 10 W.

The Intelligent aspect of the Sony XBR65Z9F/A

On the software side, the Sony XBR65Z9F/A is equipped with the operating system Android 7.0 Nougat installed; it allows you to explore a whole universe of entertainment.
This TV offers you the choice of connectivity: Whether through its Wifi function, or through the local network with other devices or computer devices (fixed or mobile computers, NAS synology for example), your TV XBR65Z9F/A is communicating.
This software environment innovates on the Sony XBR65Z9F/A with a new feature: control the television set with voice. Indeed, thanks to the voice control function, it is possible to change channels, TV sources, turn the TV volume up or down just by talking to it. Isn’t that convenient?

XBR65Z9F/A from Sony – Its connectivity

All the connectors are grouped together for a better use. The outputs and ports are numerous enough to cover all your needs.
If you have many devices and decide to connect them with this TV, you will have to choose. There are fewer than on competing TV sets.

This model has a total of 10 connections, not too bad. The Sony XBR65Z9F/A is at the bottom of its range. Not great compared to its competitors.
In detail here are the available connections:
3 USB ports, 4 HDMI ports, 2 audio outputs, 1 component plug (Video)

Presentation of the technical features of the Sony XBR65Z9F/A

Here is a summary of the technical characteristics of the television set:

Characteristic Value
Ratio 16/9
Sizes of the television without stand 144.7 cm x 82.9 cm x 6.9 cm
Screen size in inches 65
Screen resolution Ultra HD 4K
Display system Direct LED
Display frequency 120
Sound power 10
Smart TV Android 7.0 Nougat
Wifi Yes
Tuners available
Number of tuners 3
Number of USB ports 3
Number of HDMI ports 4
Number of audio outputs 2
Number of audio inputs 0
Composite Input (Video) Yes
HDR Compatible Yes
HDR Dolby Vision Compatible Yes
VESA compatibility Yes
Bluetooth Yes
Ethernet Yes
Power consumption 271 W

Our conclusion on the Sony XBR65Z9F/A

The highly anticipated Sony XBR65Z9F/A TV is simply the new top-of-the-range model of the moment, which allows it to reach a higher level than other competitive models.
The least we can say is that this jewel incorporating smart TV technology offers you the Sony know-how . An element that is a very good option in the high-end segment.
This model uses Direct LED technology for its display. The result is good: the lighting is uniform and the contrast is pleasant.
This 4K TV can also boast near-perfect picture quality, as well as clear, aesthetic and powerful sound reproduction.

In short, many positive points that make this TV a very good product. The following 3 points should be remembered:
the screen size, the depth of the colours, the display frequency.

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