I had a chance to test and compare two models: TCL 65S405 vs Sony XBR65X900F and this review should help people who are looking for a good TV. The screen size of both models is 65 inches. The 65S405 from series S405, but the opponent belongs to series X900F. The series TCL 65S405 has 43, 49, 55, 65 inches diagonals, but in the case of XBR65X900F only 49, 55, 65, 75, 85 diagonals are possible.
Both devices support playback of 4K/UHD video. Rivals work well with Full HD video. The screen of these devices is based on the LCD display. The 65S405 screen has 60 refresh rate, versus the 120 refresh rate in the XBR65X900F. Also the HDR feature is realized in both units. Unfortunately, none of the devices supports 3D video playback.
Both units work well with stereo audio format. Speakers with a power of 16W are installed in 65S405, but in 65S405 has speakers with a power of 20W. None of the TVs in this comparison have Dolby Atmos support.
The TCL 65S405 has a width of 146.81/57.8 cm/in, compared with a width of 144.7/56.96 cm/in for Sony XBR65X900F. The TCL 65S405 has a height of 84.58/33.3 cm/in, compared with a height of 82.9/32.63 cm/in for Sony XBR65X900F. The TCL 65S405 has a depth of 7.87/3.1 cm/inches, compared with a depth of 6.9/2.71 cm/in for Sony XBR65X900F.
The 65S405 can operate 3 HDMI connectors, whille the XBR65X900F has 4 HDMIs. There are 1 USB ports available on the TCL 65S405, but Sony XBR65X900F has 3 USB ports. Models in this comparison have Internet access via Wi-Fi. However, Wi-Fi module in the TCL 65S405 can operate at 5 GHz.
VESA type wall mount is implemented in both TVs and has the same parameters 300 x 300.
Users can watch Netflix movies and series on these TVs. It is possible to watch content from Hulu streaming service on these compared models. And of course, you can use HBO on the each of rivals.
Each compared model can be positioned by manufacturers as Smart TV. A voice control via Amazon Alexa is implemented in Sony XBR65X900F. Besides, each manufacturer provides a mobile application to monitor each of rivals TVs.
The Sony XBR65X900F is better TV in this comparison. Check Sony XBR65X900F price