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Sony KD ZH8 85"

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Sony XBR Z9D 100"

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Sony KD ZH8 85" vs Sony XBR Z9D 100"

Sony KD ZH8 85"
Sony XBR Z9D 100"

Why is Sony KD ZH8 85" better than Sony XBR Z9D 100"?

  • 2.36x higher pixel density
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    104ppivs44ppi
  • 4x higher resolution
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    7680 x 4320pxvs3840 x 2160px
  • 354mm narrower
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    1.9mvs2258mm
  • Has a sleep timer
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  • 50.72kg lighter
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    67.8kgvs118523.7g
  • 591mm thinner
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    84mmvs675mm
  • Supports common interface
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  • Has a child lock
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Why is Sony XBR Z9D 100" better than Sony KD ZH8 85"?

  • 17.61% bigger screen size
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    99.5"vs84.6"
  • 29W lower power consumption on operation
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    767W vs796W
  • Has a display in 24p
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  • Is DLNA-certified
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  • Supports Dolby Digital Plus
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  • 1 more composite ports
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    2vs1
  • 413kWh lower power consumption per year
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    471kWhvs884kWh
  • 1 more USB count sides
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    3vs2

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Design

1.supports a remote smartphone
Sony KD ZH8 85"
Sony XBR Z9D 100"
This technology allows the users to use their smartphone as a remote control for the device.
2.width

1.9m

2.26m

The width represents the horizontal dimension of the product. We consider a smaller width better because it assures easy maneuverability.
How much power the device consumes when it's switched on.
The power consumption in standby mode, also called energy-saving mode, measures the amount of power the device consumes when shut down but still plugged in.
5.weight

67.8kg

118.52kg

We consider a lower weight better because lighter devices are more comfortable to carry. A lower weight is also an advantage for home appliances, as it makes transportation easier, and for many other types of products.
6.thickness

84mm

675mm

We consider a thinner chassis better because it makes the product more compact and portable. Thinness is a feature highlighted by many manufacturers of mobile devices, but it is essential for a wide range of products.
7.has an external memory slot
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Sony XBR Z9D 100"
The device has a standard memory slot (such as an SD or micro SD card slot) that enables you to extend the built-in internal storage with affordable memory modules, or easily retrieve data, such as photographs, from the memory card.
The gross weight of the product when packaged, including all wrapping, and boxing.
The more power per year a device consumes, the less energy efficient it is, making it more costly over time.

Display

1.pixel density

104ppi

44ppi

Pixel density is a measurement of a screen's resolution, expressed as the number of pixels per inch (PPI) on the screen. A higher pixel density translates into more clarity and sharpness for the images rendered on the screen, thus improving the quality of the viewing experience.
2.resolution

7680 x 4320px

3840 x 2160px

Resolution is an essential indicator of a screen's image quality, representing the maximum amount of pixels that can be shown on the screen. The resolution is given as a compound value, comprised of horizontal and vertical pixels.
3.screen size

84.6"

99.5"

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
4.has an LED-backlit display
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Uses LED backlighting, resulting in better image quality, more vibrant colors and richer blacks.
5.Has an OLED or AMOLED display
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Sony XBR Z9D 100"
OLED (Organic Light-Emitting Diode) displays are formed of organic materials that emit light. They have higher contrast ratios and wider viewing angles compared to LCDs. AMOLED and POLED are types of OLED displays.
6.has a display in 24p
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Sony XBR Z9D 100"
A display that supports 24p can display content at the same speed of a screen cinema, for a more cinematic experience.
7.has an IPS screen
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Sony XBR Z9D 100"
IPS (In-Plane Switching) is a technology used for LCDs. It was designed to overcome the main limitations of conventional twisted nematic TFT displays: limited viewing angles and low-quality color reproduction. PLS (Plane-to-Line Switching) is a type of IPS screen developed by Samsung, with increased brightness and lower production costs.
8.has an ambient light sensor
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Sony XBR Z9D 100"
An ambient light sensor adjusts the luminance of the device according to the amount of natural light that surrounds it.
9.refresh rate

120Hz

120Hz

The frequency at which the screen is refreshed. Higher frequency results in less flickering (less noise) and more natural movement representation in action-intense scenes.

Connectivity

1.supports Wi-Fi
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Sony XBR Z9D 100"
The device can connect to Wi-Fi.
2.supports Wi-Fi 4 (802.11n)
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Sony XBR Z9D 100"
Wi-Fi 4 (802.11n) is a wireless standard released in 2009. It has faster transfer rates and improved security compared to its predecessors – a, b, and g.
3.has a VGA connector
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Sony XBR Z9D 100"
VGA connector is a widespread connector and is found on many video cards, computer monitors, and some television sets.
4.is DLNA-certified
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Sony XBR Z9D 100"
All DLNA-certified products are compatible with one another. When different devices are connected to the same network, data can be transferred easily between them.
5.supports common interface
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Sony XBR Z9D 100"
This is a technology which allows separation of the TV screen and the decoder. It is used for pay-to-view TV (like Apple TV).
The more composite ports a device has, the more devices can be simultaneously connected, such as video game consoles and set-top boxes.
7.supports Miracast
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Sony XBR Z9D 100"
Devices that support Miracast can communicate via wi-fi in an open format.
8.supports Wi-Fi 5 (802.11ac)
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802.11ac wireless works on the 5GHz frequency range. It offers higher transfer rates, improved reliability, and improved power consumption. It provides advantages for gaming and HD video streaming.
9.Has Bluetooth
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Sony XBR Z9D 100"
Bluetooth is a wireless technology that allows you to easily transfer data between different devices, such as smartphones, tablets and computers.

Audio

1.supports Dolby Digital
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Sony XBR Z9D 100"
If the device supports Dolby Digital it can deliver up to six different audio channels (sides) for a much better sound quality.
2.has DTS Surround
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Sony XBR Z9D 100"
DTS Surround is a high-quality audio codec that supports up to six audio channels, with good bitrates and audio quality.
3.has stereo speakers
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Sony XBR Z9D 100"
Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
4.supports Dolby Digital Plus
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Sony XBR Z9D 100"
If a device supports Dolby Digital Plus it can deliver up to fourteen different audio channels (sides) with improved bitrates, for a much better sound quality.
5.has auto volume
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Sony XBR Z9D 100"
This technology adjusts the volume of the device according with what the video player needs.
6.has DTS-HD Master Audio
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Sony XBR Z9D 100"
DTS-HD Master Audio supports unlimited surround sound channels and lossless audio. This standard delivers one of the best possible audio qualities.
7.has a subwoofer
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Sony XBR Z9D 100"
Devices with a subwoofer have a higher quality, deeper bass.
8.supports Digital Out
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Sony XBR Z9D 100"
Devices that support Digital Out can deliver sound through optic fiber audio cables (like TOSLINK) or coaxial audio cables, which can transmit high-resolution audio at fast speeds.
9.has a stereo microphone
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Sony XBR Z9D 100"
A stereo microphone allows to record audio files or movies in stereo without an external microphone.

Features

1.has a sleep timer
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Sony XBR Z9D 100"
A sleep timer is a function that shuts off the power after a preset amount of time.
2.has time shift
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Sony XBR Z9D 100"
This function allows the user to record and program a file to a storage medium (dvd player or usb) to be viewed or listened at a more convenient time.
3.has a child lock
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Sony XBR Z9D 100"
A child lock enables adults to prevent or restrict children’s use of the device.
4.has a search browser
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Sony XBR Z9D 100"
With a search browser app, you can surf the internet from your device.
5.can be used as a Wi-Fi hotspot
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Sony XBR Z9D 100"
With a large enough data plan, you could cancel your home internet and use the device as a hotspot.
6.has a front camera
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Sony XBR Z9D 100"
A front camera, also called secondary camera, can be used for video chats/selfies.
7.has voice commands
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Sony XBR Z9D 100"
You can use your voice to control key functions of the device and you can easily access your device without pushing any button.
8.Has a radio
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Sony XBR Z9D 100"
A built-in FM radio tuner allows you to listen to most of the live-broadcasted FM radio stations without using the internet.

Miscellaneous

1.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
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Sony XBR Z9D 100"
With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.
2.Has Skype app
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Sony XBR Z9D 100"
A TV set with the Skype app allows connecting with other people from your device.

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