What about the new Sony XBR55X900F/A ?
Sony ranks among the important actors on the television market, and proposes with this XBR55X900F/A, an interesting screen tested by our Laboratory.
In its 55 inches model , this television offers a definition dedicated to the pictures treatment.
The engineers from Sony say they have worked with specialist from the Hollywood studios to get a high quality result.
This television is delivered with a Ultra HD 4K resolution. With a diagonal of 55 inches, this mid-range model canbe considered as a rather cheap television .
Has the Sony succeeded in the challenge of an efficient television set. This is what we are going to see just after .
XBR55X900F/A from Sony – Design
The Sony XBR55X900F/A with its simple design is an interesting alternative for anyone who wants an elegant television set in the mid-range segment.
No revolution concerning the aesthetics of this XBR55X900F/A. We are in line with market standards. At least we know what we’re buying: a television set.
The shapes are balanced and the overall rendering is beautiful to look at. A successful mid-range model.
This new Sony XBR55X900F/A is quite standard, flat.
With its glass surface of 55 inches, As far as the base is concerned, there are also things to say. Equipped with a double base, Sony has chosen security. The TV holds well, nothing moves thanks to this system. And whatever the price of the XBR55X900F/A, we prefer this kind of solution that guarantees that the television will not fall out of its place.
A noteworthy innovation for this model is the use of the Slim design technology.
In short, the Sony has really succeeded the design aspect of this TV, which does not go unnoticed no matter where it is installed. If when turned off it has such an effect, the sensations take on a whole new dimension when the screen of the Sony XBR55X900F/A is revealed.
XBR55X900F/A from Sony – The screen
The designers of Sony have made this new TV set XBR55X900F/A. A new mid-range model with the characteristics of its time, a well calibrated image, and a high-performance processing.
With this new model, Sony confirms one of its technological choices. It’s LED and that’s good because the image result is excellent.
The Sony XBR55X900F/A is available in the Ultra HD 4K resolution. This resolution is clearly better than what is generally done.
And with his 55 inches, he’s in a series of TVs that is among the greatest. At the same time, we are dealing with a nice display on the screen.
With a frequency of 60 Hz, this makes this TV set better positioned than its competitors. A perfectly synchronized image that will delight you for your home cinema.
Finally, Sony has chosen to put advanced technology on this TV, which makes it possible to have an Ultra HD 4K image quality .
In conclusion on the display, with the XBR55X900F/A Sony makes the choice of the mid-range. No more.
The sound of the Sony XBR55X900F/A
The sound quality is correct but nothing more. The typical low-medium and mid-range sounds are far from what the competition offers. The sound of the XBR55X900F/A still has the advantage of not being saturated. In any case, the installation as presented ex-factory is just sufficient for this television set
For the sound part, the television set is equipped with two loudspeakers and provides a sound power of 10 W.
Finally, if we have to summarize the sound of the XBR55X900F/A Sony, it is the word correct that comes out.
The Intelligent aspect of the Sony XBR55X900F/A
For the software part, the XBR55X900F/A Sony has an operating system Android 8.0 Oreo; You will have plenty of time to discover the world of entertainment.
This TV offers you the choice of connectivity: Whether through its Wifi function, or through the local network with other devices or computer devices (fixed or mobile computers, NAS synology for example), your TV XBR55X900F/A is communicating.
This software environment innovates on the Sony XBR55X900F/A 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?
Presentation of the connection technology of Sony XBR55X900F/A
This television Sony XBR55X900F/A offers a rather classical connectivity : mixed inputs HDMI, the ports as well as the audio are available on this model.
You will need to carefully choose the devices you want to connect to this XBR55X900F/A. The reason? there are few choices in terms of available connectors.
This model has a total of 9 connections, not too bad. The Sony XBR55X900F/A is at the bottom of its range. Not great compared to its competitors.
In detail here are the available connections:
3 USB ports, 4 HDMI ports, 2 audio outputs
Technical characteristics of the Sony XBR55X900F/A
Here is a summary of the technical characteristics of the television set:
|Sizes of the television without stand||120.97 cm x 68.04 cm x 7.9 cm|
|Screen size in inches||55|
|Screen resolution||Ultra HD 4K|
|Display system||Direct LED|
|Smart TV||Android 8.0 Oreo|
|Number of tuners||3|
|Number of USB ports||3|
|Number of HDMI ports||4|
|Number of audio outputs||2|
|Number of audio inputs||0|
XBR55X900F/A from Sony – The conclusion
The overall feeling about the product is satisfactory, it is not the best on the market, but it still allows to have an efficient television set.
With a smart TV technology, you benefit from a relevant choice for a top-of-the-range model. Really interesting.
With its Direct LED panel, this TV is doing better than average. The lighting is uniform.
For the display technology we are in 4K; you have a very good quality image, and an impressive sound quality; with its well thought out aesthetics, the result gives you a device that you want to buy.
From this new Sony we can retain 3 positive points:
the screen size, the depth of the colours, the display frequency.