Sony XBR-85Z9G : A Ultra HD 8K that makes the difference ?
An evolution of the previous model, the Sony XBR-85Z9G is the latest top-of-the-range television generation.
Let’s have a look at the size. It’s a 85 inches.
We are dealing with a rather large model.
This television is delivered with a Ultra HD 8K resolution. Sony catches up on its competitors thanks to the new XBR-85Z9G. We are facing a perfectly balanced television which establishes as a true reference.
We have examined it in detail and invite you to discover it in our review today.
TV design presentation Sony XBR-85Z9G
A very elaborate design and quality technical elements, make this Sony XBR-85Z9G a top-of-the-range TV set.
The design of the Sony XBR-85Z9G is largely inspired by the other models in the Z9G series.
A positive opinion overall. This TV corresponds to what is expected of a top-of-the-range TV, both in terms of materials and visuals.
The Sony XBR-85Z9G is simply flat.
With an interesting size of 85 inches, Another thing we can highlight in the design of this TV is the design of its support. 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.
The charm of the XBR-85Z9G is undoubtedly its technology Slim design.
In conclusion, we are dealing with a high quality device. Sony is trying with this model to take more space in this niche, for an interesting result.
TV screen presentation Sony XBR-85Z9G
Sony is now refocusing on image quality. With this new model XBR-85Z9G, 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.
This model has a Ultra HD 8K display. Which is already above the average resolution of the range.
With a screen size of 85 inches, this XBR-85Z9G 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, we’re looking at a high-end TV. Perfect image and exceptional synchronization in game or movie mode.
Finally, Sony has chosen to put advanced technology on this TV, which makes it possible to have an Ultra HD 8K image quality .
My opinion to conclude on the display part. It’s just top-of-the-line.
TV sound presentation Sony XBR-85Z9G
Enhanced bass and bass tones, precise treble. With this XBR-85Z9G the music comes to life thanks to a perfect reproduction of the most subtle nuances and details.
The television set is equipped with two loudspeakers and a power output of 10 W.
The Intelligent aspect of the Sony XBR-85Z9G
On the software side, the Sony XBR-85Z9G is equipped with the 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.
This software environment innovates on the Sony XBR-85Z9G 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?
The connection system of the Sony XBR-85Z9G
The XBR-85Z9G will delight multi-device users. Indeed, the connectivity consists of many inputs and ports to allow all the possibilities in terms of home cinema or gaming.
With a number of connections below the average of its range, you will have to choose which appliance(s) in your home you need to connect to your TV.
It is with 5 possible connections that this XBR-85Z9G is presented. Not all of your devices will be able to be connected. A difficult choice is on the way.
In clear, the connections available on this model are:
3 USB ports, 2 audio outputs
Technical characteristics of the Sony XBR-85Z9G
Here is a summary of the technical characteristics of the television set:
|Sizes of the television without stand||186.51 cm x 104.91 cm x 12 cm|
|Screen size in inches||85|
|Screen resolution||Ultra HD 8K|
|Display system||Direct LED|
|Smart TV||Android 8.0 Oreo|
|Tuners available||DVB-T DVB-T2 DVB-S DVB-S2 DVB-C|
|Number of tuners||3|
|Number of USB ports||3|
|Number of HDMI ports||0|
|Number of audio outputs||2|
|Number of audio inputs||0|
|HDR Dolby Vision Compatible||Yes|
XBR-85Z9G from Sony – The conclusion
Finally, this new Sony XBR-85Z9G is the TV to buy if you are particularly demanding on quality, technology, and design.
In addition, it is worth noting that this XBR-85Z9G is equipped with smart TV technology. Thanks to this, you have a top-of-the-range device in its category, which makes it a relevant choice.
A Direct LED panel animates this television. The rendering is good, even very good.
If there are any positive points to remember, here are 3 interesting ones:
the screen size, the depth of the colours, the display frequency.