An affordable TV is always a good option to consider, so TCL 55S405 vs Sony XBR65A9F comparison definitely makes sense. The biggest difference between TVs is screen size, namely 55 and 65 inches respectively. The 55S405 belongs to the series S405, and the Sony XBR65A9F - A9F. The TCL 55S405 series has 43, 49, 55, 65 inches diagonals, and XBR65A9F boasts 55, 65 inches diagonals.
Support for 4K/UHD is implemented in both models. Each of the compared devices supports Full HD resolution. The 55S405 has the LCD display, while XBR65A9F has the OLED display. The Sony XBR65A9F works with 120Hz refresh rate, for TCL 55S405 the refresh rate is 60Hz. Both TVs support High dynamic range (HDR) technology.
The 55S405 plays sound in stereo format, and surround sound is available on XBR65A9F. The speaker power of the TCL 55S405 is 16W, versus 78W of the Sony XBR65A9F. However, only the XBR65A9F has Dolby Atmos multi-channel audio format support.
The width of the 55S405 is 124.7/49.1 cm/in, and for the XBR65A9F it is 144.9/57.04 cm/inches. The height of TCL 55S405 is 72.39/28.5 cm/in, Sony XBR65A9F of height 83.5/32.87 cm/inches. A depth 55S405 is 7.62/3 cm/in, the XBR65A9F has 8.61/3.38 cm/in depth.
The 55S405 has 3 HDMI connectors versus 4 connectors in the XBR65A9F. As for USB, the 55S405 has 1 ports, compared with 3 ports for the XBR65A9F. These rivals can connect to the Internet via WI-FI. Support for WI-FI 5GHz is implemented both in 55S405 and in XBR65A9F.
VESA sizes differ and amount to 200 x 200 versus 400 x 200 for the Sony XBR65A9F.
You can watch Netflix TV shows and movies on each of the TVs. Hulu is available at each of the competitors. It is possible to use the HBO service on both 55S405 and XBR65A9F.
As for Smart TV, here the competitors are equal and support this feature. The 55S405 has Local Dimming technology. Voice control is not available for these models. Devices under consideration can be controlled using the Mobile App.
The Sony XBR65A9F is better TV in this comparison. Check Sony XBR65A9F price