95
Global
Score
95

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Sony wasn't content with having just one UHDTV, they had to go out and make another that performs just as well -- if not better. Just like they did when 1080p debuted, critics are getting excited about the capabilities of UDHTV. In describing the the X900A's performance, Pocket-Lint says "there's a photogenic quality to its imagery" and that "images take on a window-like experience." TrustedReviews says "even the weaker content looks mouthwateringly good." Those big speakers on the side aren't just for show, either -- Digital Versus says "Sony has done it," and the speakers have "real bass and punch." There is no question that this is a TV for any die-hard movie enthusiast who doesn't want a projector, but at $5000 it's not exactly cheap, and available Ultra HD progamming is limited right now.

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Breakdown

Other features (networking, etc.)
9.5
Media support
10.0
Sound quality
9.7
Picture quality
9.4
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Specs

X900A

Type
LCD (55 inches)
Native resolution
3840 x 2160
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Specs

X900A

Type
LCD (55 inches)
Native resolution
3840 x 2160
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