You'll be impressed by most aspects of the Sony KD65XG8196BU 65 inch LCD UHD 4K Smart Television
The biggest set of Sony's XG81 range
not only puts together great pictures and sound effectively, it also has capable image and sound processing capabilities.
What you see is handled by live colour technology
, which masters changing sequences, while the true cinema setting
is a match for the movie makers, at 24 frames per second.
can add extra frames to bridge the gap between the frame and refresh rate of programming, to best convey rapid footage in real time.
The backlighting system is direct rather than edge lit
, with the LED light sources located behind the screen they are to illuminate.
They blend into the liquid crystal display to provide controlled brightness that adapts, as the situation dictates, through frame dimming
Through the latter method, the whole frame of the screen changes
, as one, when the lighting needs to change for picture reproduction, rather focussing on a specific region.
The Dynamic Contrast Enhancer
makes blacks darker and whites brighter with sublime attention to detail provided by 4K X-Reality Pro
, so images are sharp and clear.
The Triluminos display
further maps out colour with precision, to deliver an authentic and natural-looking composition scene by scene.
Reds, greens, blues and even skin tones come across as realistic and compatibility with HDR 10 and HLG
allows for further improvements that add further clarity.
What you hear comes out of two 10-watt bass reflex speakers
, with responsive output through Clear Audio Plus
, which selects a suitable sound field.
Dolby Audio and DTS Digital are both compatible
, with sound simulation through S-Force Front Surround
. Different modes include standard, dialog, cinema, music and sports.
can add to this with cinema pro, animation and various photo options, along with a game setting boasting low input lags.
The Android 7.0 Nougat operating system
has been developed in conjunction with Google
, so the Play Store, Chromecast and Google Assistant can all be used.
The television has 16GB of storage capacity
and provides access to plenty of streaming apps, including YouTube and Netflix.
Further benefits of the Sony KD65XG8196BU 65 inch LCD UHD 4K TV
- This TV has voice control capabilities, through the Infra Red Blaster remote control.
- The IR blaster can also manage external devices, so the set becomes a central hub.
- Clear Phase frequency sampling is able to correct inaccuracies in any audio output.
- Cables can be concealed in the holder, so that accompanying wires are neat and tidy.
- Store your favourite shows on a USB HDD, by accessing the digital recorder feature.
- An ambient sensor will adapt the contrast to consider the brightness in the room.