Updated 31 Aug 2017

Sony

KD65Z9D

Snapshot: The Sony KD65Z9D is a 65" (164cm) HDR TV with WiFi. How good is the picture?

KD65Z9D
Consumer score
SCORE
Avg price

$7000

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Test results

Overall score
64
SD picture
?/10
HD picture
?/10
Sound
?/10
Usability
?/10

Good points

  • Good HD picture quality.
  • OK SD picture quality.
  • Easy to use.
  • OK energy efficiency.
  • Very good SmartTV.
  • Good DVR.
  • Very good EPG.
  • HDR.
  • Ultra-HD TV.
  • Supports bluetooth.

But

  • Just OK sound.
  • No headphones socket.
  • Expensive.
  • Can't record to USB.
  • Has WiFi.

How we test TVs

Overall score includes:

HD picture (55%)
SD picture (10%)
Sound quality (10%)
Usability (25%)

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Key data

Model

Avg price
$7000

More test results (/10)

User interface
8.0
Remote
7.0
SmartTV
8.0
Energy efficiency
6.3
DVR
7.7
Electronic Program Guide
8.0

Specifications

Display type
LCD
Screen Size
164cm
Size
65inches
Resolution
3840 x 2160
HxWxD (cm)
92 x 147 x 27
Weight (kg)
35.7

Features

HDR
Yes
4K/UHD
Yes
Bluetooth
Yes
WiFi built in
Yes
Internet browser
Yes
Smart TV features
Yes
Can record to USB
No

Connections/ports

HDMI
4
Composite RCA
Yes
Component RCA
Yes
Stereo RCA
Yes
Stereo 3.5
No
USB 2.0
2
USB 3.0
Yes
Ethernet
Yes
Toslink out
Yes
Headphones
No
Analogue AV in
2
HDMI (easy access)
No
USB (easy access)
No

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Brand reliability

In our 2017 appliance-reliability survey this brand of TV was 96% reliable (the average for TVs was 95%).