95
Global
Score
An important, nearly flawless product that raises the bar for the rest of the tech industry.
95

An important, nearly flawless product that raises the bar for the rest of the tech industry.

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Engadget Summary

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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9.6
Average Critic Score

Picture quality

9.4
 

Other features (networking, etc.)

9.5
 

Media support

10.0
 

Sound quality

9.7
 

How It Stacks Up

92

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92
 

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100
 
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94
 

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83
 

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80
 

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90
 
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92
 

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100
 
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93
 
84

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