10 best Sony TVs

Review of the best according to the editors. About the selection criteria. The the material is subjective, is not advertising and is not serves as a guide to the purchase. Before purchase is needed consultation with a specialist.

Japanese company Sony produces TVs many years. She started back in the days of the picture tubes. And already then it was her products that were of the highest quality – Customers appreciated the color rendering and the number of connectors. FROM since then the situation has not changed too much. Now the japanese produce LCD televisions and many people still consider that Sony products give the highest quality picture. However, this does not apply to all devices. In this article we will talk exclusively about those models that are the best of its kind.

Rating of the best Sony TVs

Nomination a place Name of product price
Best Sony TVs up to 39 inches 1 Sony KDL-40WE663 RUB31,090
2 Sony KDL-32WD756 24 810 rub.
The best Sony TVs with a screen of 40-49 inches 1 Sony KD-49XE9005 74 990 rub.
2 Sony KD-43XE8077 57 500 rub.
3 Sony KD-43XE7096 35 900 rub.
The best Sony TVs with a screen of 50-55 inches 1 Sony KD-55XE9005 65 640 rub.
2 Sony KD-55XE8096 50 990 rub.
The best Sony TVs with screens over 65 inches 1 Sony KD-75XE9005 223 850 rub.
2 Sony KD-65XE9305 179 999 rub.
3 Sony KD-65XD7505 88 310 rub.

Best Sony TVs up to 39 inches

Sony KDL-40WE663

Rating: 4.8

Sony KDL-40WE663

Amazing LCD TV with a catchy design. Side the frames here are minimized – they are barely noticeable even with good lighting around. Only a wider area under display – most of the electronics are hidden here. Elegantly and the stand looks like – an unknowing person will not immediately understand how exactly the TV is held in a stable position. Find fault impossible to the 101-centimeter display. He squeezes out Full HD resolutions all juices. It even supports HDR technology there is! That is, when viewing the relevant content, you can enjoy realistic colors that are not able to give out cheaper tvs. Recall that a similar picture is output, for example, modern game consoles from Microsoft or the same Sony

Of course, the screen of such a device has maximum viewing angles. That is, you can watch a movie from anywhere in the room. It is not necessary to play content from an external hard drive. Instead, you can go to a particular online cinema, Using the appropriate functionality of Smart TV. But how It seems that the owner of the TV will launch YouTube much more often. The transition to this service is carried out almost instantly – it feels like a certain amount has been reserved for this client random access memory. Yes, and other applications work quite fast, but thank the powerful processor.

Of course, there are some restrictions on the TV. Without them could not do, because 35 thousand rubles. – this is far from the highest price tag for Sony products. The buyer will have to put up with lack of support for DVB-S2 standard. This means that connect satellite dish “directly to the TV will not work, need a receiver. Other digital TV standards supported without any problems. Some more buyers may be disappointed with the built-in acoustics. It consists of two speakers with a power of 5 watts each. It is very likely that you will soon want to use the coaxial audio output to connect speakers or soundbar.

The rest is a typical mid-budget TV. With such in appearance, he could not get into our rating.

Advantages

  • Maximum viewing angles;

  • Weighs no more than 8.7 kg;

  • Power consumption does not exceed 60 watts;

  • The headphone jack is not forgotten;

  • There are two HDMI sockets and two USB ports;

  • Built-in FM radio;

  • Very fast transition to YouTube;

  • There is a Smart TV;

  • Nice design with very narrow frames;

disadvantages

  • Standard screen refresh rate;

  • No support for satellite standard DVB-S2;

  • Weak acoustics;

  • There is no Bluetooth;

  • Display resolutions – only 1920×1080 pixels;

Sony KDL-32WD756

Rating: 4.7

Sony KDL-32WD756

The most compact TV in our rating. Diagonal of it the screen is only 31.5 inches (80 cm). In this case, the product also has an extremely thin frame, since almost all Electronics is located in the area under the display. And if the previous the instance was running Opera TV, here uses a modified version of Linux. However, significant the buyer is unlikely to notice the differences – the capabilities of the two systems about the same. Unless this option is updated less often.

This model is sold for 28-30 thousand rubles. How easy to guess Japanese giant offers exclusively Full HD for the money panel. Shows the display very well, for color reproduction and angles Review no complaints. Sweep frequency is standard. You can watch both on-air digital TV and cable. If you are going to buy a satellite “dish”, then in addition to it, you will have to purchase a receiver, as well as support There is no DVB-S2 standard here. There are two more USB ports to which you can connect an external hard drive or regular flash drive. But it seems much easier to watch the video online using Wi-Fi for this. Among the list of other connectors You can highlight a pair of HDMI-jacks, SCART and optical audio output. The latter is quite capable of being useful, since the total power built-in acoustics is only 10 watts. By the way, I didn’t forget Japanese manufacturer and about the headphone jack.

Perhaps, Sony KDL-32WD756 deserves to be spent on it. money if you don’t want to add some amount for the purchase 4K TV. This model was included in our rating not only thanks to the chic appearance and minimal weight, but also due to light sensor – in such a compact TV it is rare.

Advantages

  • Weight is only 6.9 kg;

  • Stylish design with minimal frame width;

  • There is a smart TV;

  • Built-in light sensor;

  • It is possible to connect wired headphones;

  • Maximum viewing angles;

  • There is a fairly large number of connectors;

disadvantages

  • Resolution – only Full HD;

  • Support for satellite TV is not implemented;

  • There is no Bluetooth;

  • Low power speaker system;

The best Sony TVs with a screen of 40-49 inches

Sony KD-49XE9005

Rating: 4.9

Sony KD-49XE9005

A very large TV with fairly thin frames around display. They ask for more than 89 thousand rubles for such a device. In connection with this the price tag is not at all surprised by the fact that there are three at once TV tuners. You can connect to them both an etheric antenna and satellite dishes – support for the relevant standard here is available. You can also watch content through this or that USB-drive – the TV has three ports at once. What for is their number? First, to power some kind of electronic device (e.g. NES Classic Mini game console). Secondly, to connect peripherals. That is, USB ports if available here Android operating system is sure to come in handy.

This TV displays a picture using a very large screen. Its diagonal is 48.5 inches (123 cm). By itself, at this size, the buyer is waiting for 4K resolution. But not even happy this is. And not even support for HDR technology, which makes colors more realistic. Most of all for impressions (and for the price tag too) affected by the increased to 100 Hz sweep frequency. It means that action scenes on such a television will seem smoother. Differences will be noticeable in games.

As the speaker system, two speakers are used here. 10 watts each. For connecting external equipment four HDMI sockets and other connectors. You can also use Bluetooth Wi-Fi is used to access the Internet, and among The supported standards are high-speed 802.11ac. there is here and the light sensor, thanks to which the brightness of the backlight screen is adjusted automatically.

It remains to add that the TV weighs 13.8 kg. Fragile girl to cope with its installation will be very difficult.

Advantages

  • Great screen with 4K resolution and HDR support;

  • All digital TV standards are supported;

  • A huge number of connectors;

  • Relatively good acoustics;

  • Smart TV works without strong brakes;

  • Built-in wireless Bluetooth and Wi-Fi;

  • There are three TV tuners;

  • Sweep frequency increased to 100 Hz;

disadvantages

  • Very high cost;

  • There is no slot for a CI + card;

  • A large power supply is used;

Sony KD-43XE8077

Rating: 4.8

Sony KD-43XE8077

Another Japanese TV with a very thin frame. The diagonal of its screen is 42.5 inches – in translation the metric system is 108 cm. Call this model particularly expensive impossible, although 65 thousand rubles. not everyone can spend resident of our country. This device includes two TV tuner. This allows you to watch both on-air and satellite television. Of course, the Japanese have introduced support here all digital TV standards. And they also endowed their creation three USB ports. Download to a flash drive or external hard drive only movies stored in the best quality are recommended. The thing is that it uses a 4K-resolution screen. And when connecting certain equipment and viewing special services HDR mode is activated, which will significantly increase the realism flowers.

It’s hard to find fault with the TV characteristics. This model is included in our rating due to stable working “android”. Using this operating systems can watch the content of online cinemas. Connect to The router is via Wi-Fi 802.11ac. And speaking about wireless modules, the TV also has Bluetooth. Often “blue tooth” will be used to connect headphones. what for any external equipment, then for its connection four HDMI sockets are provided.

Of course, the Sony KD-43XE8077 could not do without flaws. But finding them is very difficult. The acoustics used here have total power of 20 watts, and this is hardly to be considered insufficient parameter. The weight of the TV is also within reasonable, amounting to 10.8 kg. Perhaps you can only complain about screen refresh rate – it is equal to the standard 50 Hz.

Advantages

  • A large number of connectors;

  • Great design

  • There is a light sensor;

  • Fairly loud speakers;

  • The screen is capable of boasting 4K resolution and HDR support;

  • Built-in Bluetooth and high-speed Wi-Fi;

  • There is a Smart TV;

  • All digital TV standards are supported;

disadvantages

  • Cost cannot be called low;

  • Not all people think the remote control is convenient;

  • Standard display refresh rate;

Sony KD-43XE7096

Rating: 4.8

Sony KD-43XE7096

Another TV with a display diagonal of 108 cm. It was also created using IPS technology, in connection with which it is possible Count on soft color reproduction and maximum viewing angles. The device can not be called cheap, more than 40 thousand are asked for it. rub. In this regard, the product received a resolution of 4K. Appropriate the content here will look great! And it’s not necessary to search it on the Internet, and then copy it to a USB drive. This the model has support for Smart TV – this means that here there is an operating system Opera TV that allows you to watch online content. In particular, the user can easily launch YouTube, which has tons of 4K videos. Some of they will even allow you to appreciate the work of HDR technology.

Of course, the built-in screen here could not be ideal, because TV does not belong to the top price segment. Find fault possible to a sweep frequency of 50 Hz. But perhaps on this any serious display flaws end. Yes and other parts of the TV are made at a very good level. Here a speaker system with a total power of 20 W is used, which with such a price tag, the buyer will certainly be pleased. Device absolutely all digital TV standards are supported, including terrestrial DVB-T2 and satellite DVB-S2. The set is also chic connectors on the rear and side panels, consisting of three HDMI sockets and the same number of USB ports. The manufacturer was even generous for a couple of TV tuners!

Of course, the Japanese would not be themselves if they did not save on little things. Firstly, the Wi-Fi module installed here supports only the 802.11n standard, which is not the fastest. Secondly, the manufacturer refused to introduce support for Bluetooth devices. Thirdly, he did not embed a sensor in his creation illumination. Most flaws can be reconciled. Although you need to understand that when viewing online 4K content from Wi-Fi have to refuse – have to use wired connection.

Advantages

  • All digital TV standards are supported;

  • Quite an acceptable price tag;

  • Great appearance;

  • There are a large number of connectors;

  • Two independent TV tuners are built in;

  • Not the worst acoustics;

  • The screen has 4K resolution and HDR support;

  • There is a Smart TV;

disadvantages

  • No light sensor;

  • The Wi-Fi module does not support 802.11ac standard;

  • There is no Bluetooth;

The best Sony TVs with a screen of 50-55 inches

Sony KD-55XE9005

Rating: 4.9

Sony KD-55XE9005

Very large TV. The diagonal of its screen is 55 inches (140 cm). But they are asking for quite a lot of money for the device – about 94 thousand rubles. What does the buyer get for this amount? IN First of all, a chic screen. It has 4K resolution, thanks which makes it difficult to see individual pixels even when approaching close to the device. When playing on a PlayStation 4 or Xbox One S will become noticeable HDR technology – colors get as close to reality. Finally, the buyer will be delighted with the frequency screen updates increased here to 100 Hz. Not a record indicator, but even it makes games and action movies more smooth.

To connect external electronics are four HDMI connector. Importantly, these sockets belong to the standard HDMI 2.0 This means that they are capable of receiving a video signal in 4K resolution at 60 frames / s. You can also find on the case three USB ports that are needed to use all kinds of peripherals and drives. Somewhere inside the TV, wireless Wi-Fi 802.11n and Bluetooth modules. The first one is needed for Android to work, while the second allows you to connect, for example, wireless headphones. Of course, this model without any problems Recognizes signals of all popular digital TV standards. Can argue that receivers and digital set-top boxes such TVs are not are needed. The device got into our rating and thanks to the presence of three TV tuners. Most of all, our guests should be delighted. country. It turns out that they can connect the ether and two satellite dishes (for viewing Russian and, say, Armenian television). It can not but rejoice and installed here ambient light sensor allowing the system to automatically adjust backlight brightness.

Opposite feelings in the buyer can only cause acoustics. Its total power is 20 watts. Yes, this is a lot. But not so much, especially for this diagonal and so high cost. I would like to get more speakers, let they would remain 10-watt.

Advantages

  • Three TV tuners are built in;

  • There is a light sensor;

  • Android operating system installed;

  • Sweep frequency increased to 100 Hz;

  • Large screen with 4K resolution and HDR support;

  • There are a large number of connectors;

  • There is a Bluetooth;

  • All digital TV standards are supported;

disadvantages

  • Wi-Fi does not support the high-speed 802.11ac standard;

  • Not the best speaker system;

  • The menu sometimes slows down;

  • Very high cost;

Sony KD-55XE8096

Rating: 4.8

Sony KD-55XE8096

This 4K TV is very large. Its IPS display has a 55-inch diagonal. In this regard, the TV It is recommended to use only in a room with a large area, where between him and the sofa would be at least three meters distance.

What else does the device offer, valued at 70 thousand rubles? Firstly, a standard two-way speaker system speakers with a total power of 20 watts. Secondly, the support of all digital TV standards – from terrestrial to satellite. Thirdly, Smart TV function based on Android. Running green robot “without much slowdown, although at some points insufficient RAM is still felt.

There are four on the back and side of the LCD TV HDMI sockets and three USB ports. In fact, this is the maximum amount connectors. To output sound, an optical audio output is used. For Ethernet port is used to connect to the router. Possible and wireless sharing but when watching 4K content online The Wi-Fi module may not have enough bandwidth.

In short, the Sony TV turned out to be very good. Thin frames, a couple of TV tuners, smart functionality, excellent screen – there is everything that an ordinary consumer needs.

Advantages

  • The display has 4K resolution and HDR support;

  • Great design

  • Built-in light sensor;

  • There is a Bluetooth;

  • A large number of connectors;

  • There are two TV tuners;

  • Implemented support for all digital TV standards;

  • Very large sizes;

disadvantages

  • Standard screen refresh rate;

  • The operating system does not work perfectly;

  • Inconvenient remote control;

  • With such dimensions, I would like to get a more powerful acoustics;

The best Sony TVs with screens over 65 inches

Sony KD-75XE9005

Rating: 4.9

Sony KD-75XE9005

The screen size of this TV is 74.5 inches (189 cm). This makes the device a good choice for any bar. or a huge living room. Most often, buyers hang the device on the wall. By the way, for such an operation will have to attract help, because The TV weighs 33.2 kg. However, the kit comes stylish stand, thanks to which the product can be placed on a spacious pedestal.

Of course, such a large TV could not help but get a screen with 4K resolution. Although, frankly, with a price tag of 270 thousand rubles. I want to see an 8K picture already. Also the display of this unit It is capable of boasting a sweep frequency increased to 100 Hz. it positively affects games where the display competently “draws” additional frames, resulting in a picture It seems very smooth – no worse than the one that produces a bunch of several top-end graphics cards. Also high refresh rate football fans will like it – the sensations become as much as possible close to those obtained by fans at the stadium. But, Of course, you need to look for broadcast in 4K resolution. By the way, there is here is HDR support. Using this technology content sure to please the user with realistic colors.

But this TV is not good at one screen. Manufacturer endowed it with a decent amount of RAM and powerful the processor. This allows the Android operating system function without serious slowdowns. With her help without problems you can watch movies online using certain clients Internet cinemas. If paid viewing does not suit you, then you can launch YouTube, where it’s easy to find tons of 4K videos. Accessible to the user and connecting all kinds of external equipment – game consoles, action cameras and other devices of this kind. For Four HDMI sockets and three USB ports are used for this. Wireless Headphones are connected via Bluetooth. As for the router, then pulling a network cable from it is not necessary – a TV supports high speed Wi-Fi standard 802.11ac, bandwidth whose ability is enough to watch 4K video.

If we talk about television, then the device includes three TV tuners. Of course, Sony KD-75XE9005 understands all standards digital TV, including satellite DVB-S2. That is, it’s quite you can insert a “cable” and wires from two satellite “plates”.

Alas, even such an expensive TV has one serious disadvantage. And it’s not even about energy consumption, which reaches 331 W – it is unlikely that a person who bought such an expensive device will save on electricity bills. Disappointing TV with your sound. Sony didn’t make smarts by introducing the simplest acoustics, consisting of two speakers with a power of 10 watts each. Where’s the subwoofer? Yes and why the number of speakers is only two? Competitors already long work not only on the picture, but also on the sound, whereas the owner of the Sony KD-75XE9005 will also have to purchase speakers.

Advantages

  • Huge screen with 4K resolution and HDR support;

  • Implemented local dimming of the display;

  • Screen refresh rate is 100 Hz;

  • The light sensor is not forgotten;

  • Three TV tuners have been introduced;

  • All digital TV standards are supported;

  • There are a large number of connectors;

  • There is a stable running Android;

  • Built-in wireless Bluetooth and Wi-Fi 802.11ac;

disadvantages

  • Astronomical price tag;

  • In terms of sound, the TV is behind competitors.

Sony KD-65XE9305

Rating: 4.8

Sony KD-65XE9305

A little less expensive, but also noticeably less large TV. In his there is a screen with a 65-inch diagonal. His permission is 3840×2160 pixels – that is, 4K video content will be look perfect. Worth 200 thousand rubles. TV could not but Get higher scan rates. Buyers are waiting for full 120 Hz, and this is not some kind of advertising ploy, suggesting only software improvement. The IPS display used here also has support for HDR technology, thanks to which colors are obtained more realistic. Appreciate the work of this technology another Sony product – the PlayStation 4 game console – will help The Pro version will also please with games in 4K resolution. However, the best game consoles is dedicated to our separate article.

On the side and rear panels of the TV is a zoo from all kinds of connectors. Most should please four HDMI sockets needed to connect external equipment. Also given the model received three USB ports – they are needed to connect peripherals, external hard drives and flash drives. Coaxial audio output Useful for using speakers or soundbar. However I don’t want to connect external speakers at all, because the built-in has serious flaws. The fact is that it consists of six speakers, two of which are low frequency. As a result the total power of the built-in acoustics reaches 60 watts. A wonderful option for such a big TV! In fact this is a rare case when a Japanese company thought not only about image, but also about sound.

Of course, such a device has the support of absolutely everyone digital TV standards. The user without any problems can insert the cable from the satellite dish into the corresponding socket, do not buying a receiver. In total, the product has three independent TV tuners, which is enough in a hundred percent of cases. As TV operating system used by Android. This is probably one of the few drawbacks. The fact is that this OS is not it is best adapted for similar equipment, in connection with which time from all, albeit rarely enough, arise braking. The rest is to complain about the device is very difficult, the Japanese manufacturer this time tried his best. But Be sure to evaluate the operation of the TV before buying it! Some buyers noticed flashes at the edges that are striking when displaying static dark scenes. Please note that for comfortable viewing of 4K content online will require modern a router that supports the Wi-Fi standard 802.11ac. Also connect You can use a network cable to the router – Ethernet port easily found on the back wall.

Advantages

  • Great screen with support for HDR and 4K resolution;

  • Stylish appearance;

  • Excellent acoustics;

  • There is a light sensor;

  • There is Bluetooth and high-speed Wi-Fi;

  • Three TV tuners have been introduced;

  • Implemented support for all digital TV standards;

  • There is a huge number of connectors;

  • There is a Smart TV;

  • Sweep frequency increased to 120 Hz;

disadvantages

  • Very high cost;

  • Weight reaches 38 kg.

Sony KD-65XD7505

Rating: 4.8

Sony KD-65XD7505

One of the most inexpensive 65-inch TVs from the Japanese manufacturer. For its creation, the Japanese company Sony asks not more than 107 thousand rubles At the same time, this product has some parameters even outperforms more expensive models. For example, Sony KD-65XD7505 much lighter than the device discussed above – the weight of this TV does not exceed 21.5 kg (excluding stand). Also, the device is not very very scary in terms of energy consumption. Yes, and in terms of the supported standards of digital TV to this model impossible – it recognizes DVB-T2, DVB-C, and DVB-S2. I.e, the television is quite capable of detecting the signal coming from satellite dish. Two TV tuners seem to be enough most buyers, namely, their number is set in concluding our rating TV.

The screen of this model has 4K resolution. Implemented here and support for HDR – technology that makes colors closer to reality. You can only find fault with the refresh rate of the screen. Not expect to see here 800 Hz indicated in the specifications on all kinds of price aggregators – this is the so-called frequency index Updates achieved by software. Technically the frequency is most likely slightly above the standard – you need to wait 100 or 120 Hz. Which, however, is also very good – cheaper TVs cannot boast of this. By the way, this model involves not only watching television. On the device case you can find three USB ports that connect external hard drives and flash drives with pre-recorded content. Also You can use Android. Just try to connect TV to the router with a wire – this will provide more stable data transfer. But if you watch only YouTube, then Wi-Fi capabilities may be enough.

Scolding a Sony KD-65XD7505 TV is only possible the acoustics used here. It has two speakers, whose total power does not exceed 20 watts. Of course sound can output to speakers or soundbar using optical audio output. But on such equipment you need to spend additional money, which many TV owners do not want to do. However, we do not scare you – you can’t call it a bad sound. Otherwise, this model simply would not have found a place in this rating.

Advantages

  • There is a Smart TV;

  • There is access to a subwoofer;

  • Weight does not exceed 21.5 kg;

  • There are a large number of connectors;

  • It’s impossible to find fault with the design;

  • Built-in wireless Bluetooth module;

  • A couple of independent TV tuners have been introduced;

  • Implemented support for all digital TV standards;

  • Not the smallest refresh rate;

  • Large screen with support for HDR and 4K resolution;

disadvantages

  • Not the fastest Wi-Fi;

  • Acoustics consists of only two speakers.

Conclusion

This is the rating of the best Sony TVs. As you may have noticed sinless devices do not exist. Any Japanese product has those or other shortcomings, even the most expensive. Nevertheless, consider the option of buying such devices is quite possible, especially if you agree to pay a certain amount for the brand.


Attention! This rating is subjective, is not advertising and does not serve as a guide to the purchase. Before the purchase consultation with a specialist is necessary.

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