What about the new Sony KD65XG7096 ?
The firm Sony is deciding today to launch a new mid-range model with its KD65XG7096.
First of all, regarding the size of the screen, we are facing a 65 inches.
We are dealing with a rather large model.
Concerning technology, it is worth noting that this model is delivered with a Ultra HD 4K resolution. It could be said that this model gathers all the expected characteristics. Whether we consider its aesthetics or its size, the engineers of Sony have developed a television admittedly a middle-range one, but a quality one anyway.
Although placed in the middle of the range, the manufacturer has tried to offer the viewer an image quality that allows an immersion.
We will see in detail if their objective is reached.
KD65XG7096 from Sony – Design
The Sony KD65XG7096 appears as a real masterstroke of the brand regarding both its interior and exterior design.
The design of the Sony KD65XG7096 is largely inspired by the other models in the XG70 series.
A product that is correct in view of its price. A sleek but effective design. It has the potential to compete with other TV sets on the market.
This Sony KD65XG7096 is rather flat.
With its screen surface of 65 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 KD65XG7096 is undoubtedly its technology Slim Design.
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!
KD65XG7096 from Sony – The screen
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 this new model, Sony confirms one of its technological choices. The quality of the LED gives an excellent rendering.
The Sony KD65XG7096 is available in the Ultra HD 4K resolution. With a screen size of 65 inches, this KD65XG7096 belongs to the series of large models in its range. Whatever the characteristics, it is still a beautiful screen. On this point, don’t worry.
Designed 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 .
My opinion to conclude on the display part. It’s in the range, without flourish or excess. An additional choice in the mid-range.
TV sound presentation Sony KD65XG7096
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 two speakers for a sound power of 10 W.
In conclusion, the sound of this TV will give you the majority of the sound spectrum. It’s average, but not of poor quality.
KD65XG7096 from Sony – Embedded intelligence
On the software side, the Sony KD65XG7096 is equipped with the operating system Smart TV; You will have plenty of time to discover the world of entertainment.
You will also be able to access the Internet, either through your Wi-Fi connection, or for the most geek among you via the LAN; you will then be able to download a whole bunch of applications and movies.
The connection system of the Sony KD65XG7096
All the available connectivity makes it possible to cover current needs.
In this TV range, the KD65XG7096’s offers are among the widest choice of connectors. This TV has more than most of its competitors.
This model has a total of 10 connections, not too bad. The Sony KD65XG7096 is thus at the very top of its range. The choices offered by its connections are simply enormous.
In detail here are the available connections:
3 USB ports, 3 HDMI ports, 2 audio outputs, 1 antenna input, 1 component plug (Video)
KD65XG7096 from Sony – Technical characteristics
Here is a summary chart of the technical features of the TV:
|Sizes of the television without stand||142.851 cm x 80.35 cm x 8 cm|
|Screen size in inches||65|
|Screen resolution||Ultra HD 4K|
|Display system||Direct LED|
|Smart TV||Smart TV|
|Tuners available||DVB-T DVB-T2 DVB-S DVB-S2 DVB-C|
|Number of tuners||6|
|Number of USB ports||3|
|Number of HDMI ports||3|
|Number of audio outputs||2|
|Number of audio inputs||0|
|Composite Input (Video)||Yes|
|Power consumption||151 W|
Our conclusion on the Sony KD65XG7096
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.
Sony chooses 4k technology. A wise choice that allows you to face a device with a well-defined image and quality sound rendering. It’s beautiful and powerful at the same time.
If there are any positive points to remember, here are 3 interesting ones:
the screen size, the depth of the colours, the display frequency.