Sony KD-65XG8796 : a good Edge-LED television ?

Sony KD-65XG8796 : the new Ultra HD 4K

Sony ranks among the big names in top-of-the-range televisions, and proposes with this KD-65XG8796, one of the best screens on the market tested by our Laboratory.
First, the size : 65 inches on this device.
The engineers from Sony say they have worked with specialist from the Hollywood studios to get a high quality result.
Concerning technology, it is worth noting that this model is delivered with a Ultra HD 4K resolution.  Colours which can be considered as faithful. It can be said that this model is worth being looked at.
A more precise analysis will allow us to know how this KD-65XG8796 stands out of the rank and is really better than its competitors. 

TV design presentation Sony KD-65XG8796

The engineers at the Sony have created a real masterpiece as for the exterior appearance of this television set.
Innovation. This seems to be the key word given by Sony to characterize the KD-65XG8796.
A high quality finish; a faithful image; everything is combined to make the Sony KD-65XG8796 an elegant TV in this range.
The KD-65XG8796 is rather flat.
With an interesting size of 65 inches, As far as the base is concerned, there are also things to say. Indeed it has a double base, in which we have a division where each part of the base has its place. With this, the TV is exactly the same on both sides, thus creating a very symmetrical and stylish TV that can be enjoyed in any room.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.

TV screen presentation Sony KD-65XG8796

Sony puts the emphasis on image quality to win back the market; this TV offers you a top-of-the-range visual experience.
With this new KD-65XG8796 Sony, the company makes an assumed technological choice. Although of lower quality, an Edge LED Edge-LED is used for this TV.

With regard to the display, the company proposes a Ultra HD 4K resolution. And with his 65 inches, he’s in a series of TVs that belongs to the series of large models in its range. At the same time, we are dealing with a nice display on the screen.
With a frequency of 120 Hz, this makes this TV set better positioned than its competitors. A perfectly synchronized image that will delight you for your home cinema.
Note that with advanced technology, this TV gives you a Ultra HD 4K quality picture .
In conclusion on the display, the KD-65XG8796 deserves to be considered at the time of purchase. It’s top-of-the-line top quality.

TV sound presentation Sony KD-65XG8796

Enhanced bass and bass tones, precise treble. With this KD-65XG8796 the music comes to life thanks to a perfect reproduction of the most subtle nuances and details.
In terms of sound equipment, the TV is equipped with two loudspeakers for a sound power of 10 W.

Presentation of the Smart TV part of the TV set Sony KD-65XG8796

It has almost become a habit for Sony, this KD-65XG8796 has its operating system Android 8.0 Oreo. You have the opportunity to explore the world of entertainment.
This TV’s Internet access is possible either via Wi-Fi or via a LAN local network and you have the possibility to download a wide variety of applications and movies.

KD-65XG8796 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.
In this TV range, the KD-65XG8796’s offers are among the widest choice of connectors. This TV has more than most of its competitors.

It is with 12 possible connections that this KD-65XG8796 is presented. The Sony KD-65XG8796 is probably the best choice today. Most homes are now equipped with a box, a game console, a multimedia server, and other devices, in addition to the simple DVD player.
In clear, the connections available on this model are:
3 USB ports, 4 HDMI ports, 2 audio outputs, 1 antenna input, 1 component plug (Video), 1 composite plug (Y/Pb/Pr)

Technical characteristics of the Sony KD-65XG8796

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

Characteristic Value
Ratio 16/9
Sizes of the television without stand 142.851 cm x 80.3538 cm x 5.2 cm
Screen size in inches 65
Screen resolution Ultra HD 4K
Display system Edge-LED
Display frequency 120
Sound power 10
Smart TV Android 8.0 Oreo
Wifi Yes
Tuners available DVB-T DVB-T2 DVB-S DVB-S2 DVB-C 
Number of tuners 6
Number of USB ports 3
Number of HDMI ports 4
Number of audio outputs 2
Number of audio inputs 0
Component Input (YpbPr) Yes
Composite Input (Video) Yes
HDR Compatible Yes
HDR Dolby Vision Compatible Yes
VESA compatibility Yes
PVR Available Yes
Bluetooth Yes
Ethernet Yes
Power consumption 127 W

Our conclusion on the Sony KD-65XG8796

In conclusion, the Sony KD-65XG8796 is to be classified as top of the range. Almost perfect on everything, it is the TV to own for home theater sessions and online game sessions.
The choice of Sony to include the smart TV system with the best of its know-how in the KD-65XG8796, leads us to say that this high-end TV is worth having a good look at it.
Its Edge-LED display shows an excellent image.
Sony chooses 4k technology. A wise choice that allows you to face a device with a well-defined image and quality sound rendering. It’s beautiful and powerful at the same time.

If there are any positive points to remember, here are 3 interesting ones:
the screen size, the depth of the colours, the display frequency.

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