What can be said about the KD-48A9 from Sony ?

What about the new Sony KD-48A9 ?

Today we are going to analyse the Sony KD-48A9, a mid-range television from Sony. An review to check the capacities of this model.
In its 47.6 inches model , this television offers a definition dedicated to the pictures treatment.
In spite of this size, the rendering and the picture result are good, without a doubt by means of the technology used .
This television is delivered with a  Ultra HD 4K resolution.  This television is part of the main group of current TVs. It doesn’t completely stands out among its competitors with this choice of Ultra HD 4K.
Why can we consider this KD-48A9 as convincing in spite of its mid-range position ? This is what we are going to discover in this article.

TV design presentation Sony KD-48A9

The Sony KD-48A9 appears as a real masterstroke of the brand regarding both its interior and exterior design.
The shapes are balanced and the overall rendering is beautiful to look at. A successful mid-range model.
This TV could simply be one of the best in terms of design for mid-range. It has nothing to envy from its competitors. Even when it’s off, you won’t get tired of looking at it; only happiness!

TV screen presentation Sony KD-48A9

The Sony has a correct and well-calibrated image quality, but you have to do with a limited native contrast that is suitable for daytime viewing; forget about home theater programs in the dark.

With regard to the display, the company proposes a Ultra HD 4K resolution. In addition, with a screen of 47.6 inches, the KD-48A9 belongs to the series of small models in its range.Beyond its size, we are still in front of a beautiful quality screen.
Note that with advanced technology, this TV gives you a Ultra HD 4K quality picture .
In conclusion on the display, with the KD-48A9 Sony makes the choice of the mid-range. No more.

TV sound presentation Sony KD-48A9

It is the custom to say that a good sound comes from a device with a lot of watts, however Sony has managed to combine average audio system power with very good sound quality.
The television set is equipped with  several speakers with 10 W at output.

The sound of this TV is in a word immersive, and you feel like being in a small movie theater.

In short, the sound is enough to cover your everyday needs. The KD-48A9 Sony is not designed for home cinema. That’s not what we are expecting.

The Intelligent aspect of the Sony KD-48A9

For the software part, the KD-48A9 Sony has an operating system Android 9.0 Pie; You will have plenty of time to discover 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 KD-48A9 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 KD-48A9

All the available connectivity makes it possible to cover current needs.
Thanks to its above-average number of connections, this TV is very generous.

This model has a total of 13 connections, not too bad. Almost all the devices in your home can be connected: the box, the game console, a multimedia server, and many other devices, in addition to your DVD or Blu-ray player.

In clear, the connections available on this model are:
3 USB ports, 4 HDMI ports, 1 audio output, 5 antenna inputs

Technical characteristics of the Sony KD-48A9

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

Characteristic Value
Ratio 16/9
Sizes of the television without stand 58
Screen size in inches 47.6
Screen resolution Ultra HD 4K
Sound power 10
Wifi Yes
Tuners available DVB-T DVB-T2 DVB-S DVB-S2 DVB-C 
Number of tuners 5
Number of USB ports 3
Number of HDMI ports 4
Number of audio outputs 1
HDR Compatible Yes
HDR Dolby Vision Compatible Yes
DTS Sound Yes
VESA compatibility Yes
Bluetooth Yes
Ethernet Yes

To conclude on the Sony KD-48A9

With the intention of making a difference this new KD-48A9 Sony intends to make a difference. Well thought out and well finished. This mid-range is a wise choice.
With its 4K display technology, this TV offers you an image quality close to perfection, and a sound quality above the others; Enhanced with an aesthetics that stands out, you have the ingredients of a device that you want to own.

Finally, we will note all the positive points that are to be added to the credit of this television set. Here are 3 that I find interesting:
the screen size, the sound power, the depth of the colours.

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