Sony X900E Vs LG C7 OLED

                         

Bottom line: Which one is better?

Bottom line: LG C7 is better.

In this review of Sony X900E Vs LG C7, LG C7 is better because it has low input lag making it good for gaming, gets fairly bright and displays a wide range of colors making it a great HDR performer and its perfect blacks produce infinite contrast ratio.

Sony X900E Vs LG C7 OLED: DESIGN

Stand; both TVs have stands.

Wall mount; the two TVS have VESA 300×200

Borders; the two TVs have 0.43” (1.1cm)

Max thickness; Sony X900E is 2.28” (5.8cm) while LG C7 is 1.97” (5.0cm)

Max temperature; the two TVs have 95oF (35oC)

Average temperature; Sony X900E has 90oF (32oC) whereas LG C7 has 91oF (33oC)

Bottom line: LG C7 is better.

Sony X900E Vs LG C7 OLED: PICTURE QUALITY

Native contrast; Sony X900E has 5411:1 whereas LG C7 has Inf:1

Local dimming; Sony X900E has local dimming.

SDR real scene peak brightness; Sony X900E has 481cd/m2 whereas LG C7 has 383cd/m2

HDR real scene peak brightness; Sony X900E has 546cd/m2 whereas LG C7 has 718cd/m2

Gray uniformity; Sony X900E has 7.6 while LG C7 has 8.5

50% Std. Dev; Sony X900E has 3.784% while LG C7 has 1.309%

50% DSE; Sony X900E has 0.159% while LG C7 has 0.141%

Viewing angle; Sony X900E has 5.0 whereas LG C7 has 8.1

Black uniformity; Sony X900E has 7.3 while LG C7 has 10

Native Std. Dev; Sony X900E has 1.203% while LG C7 has 0.332%.

Reflections; Sony X900E has 8.7 whereas LG C7 has 9.4

Pre calibration; Sony X900E has 8.3 while LG C7 has 6.7

White balance dE; Sony X900E has 2.15 while LG C7 has 4.47

Color dE; Sony X900E has 2.37 while LG C7 has 3.04

Gamma; Sony X900E has 2.17 whereas LG C7 has 2.04

Post calibration; Sony X900E has 9.2 whereas LG C7 has 9.6

White balance dE; Sony X900E has 0.25 whereas LG C7 has 0.15

Color dE; Sony X900E has 1.97 whereas LG C7 has 1.22

Gamma; both TVs have 2.20 color gamut; Sony X900E has 8.0 whereas LG C7 has 8.5

Bottom line: LG C7 is better.

Sony X900E Vs LG C7 OLED: MOTION

100% response time; Sony X900E has 10.7ms while LG C7 has 0.2ms.

Flicker-free; the two TVs are not flicker-free.

Black Frame Insertion (BFI); Sony X900E has optional BFI.

Motion interpolation; the two TVs have motion interpolation 30fps and 60fps.

24p Judder; the two TVs are judder-free.

Variable refresh rate; the two TVs don’t have.

Native refresh rate; the two TVs have 120hHz

Bottom line: LG C7 is better.

Sony X900E Vs LG C7 OLED: INPUTS

Input lag; Sony X900E has 8.2 while LG C7 has 9.1

Supported resolutions; both TVs have 9.1

Total inputs; the two TVs have 4 HDMI, 3 USB, 1 Digital optical audio out, 1 Tuner (Cable/Ant) and 1 Ethernet. Sony X900E has 1 shared component in, 2 shared composite in and 1 IR in while LG C7 has 1 composite in.

Inputs specifications; each TV supports HDR10, HLG, HDMI 2.0 Full Bandwidth, CEC, HDCP 2.2 and Wi-Fi. Sony X900E supports variable Analog audio out while LG C7 supports Dolby Vision.

Audio pass-through; the two TVs support ARC, 5.1 Dolby Digital and 5.1 DTS.

Bottom line: LG C7 is better.

Sony X900E Vs LG C7 OLED: SOUND QUALITY

Low-Frequency Extension; Sony X900E has 142.54Hz whereas LG C7 has 100.79Hz

Max; both TVs have 90.1dB SPL.

Weighted THD @ Max; Sony X900E has 14.200 while LG C7 has 0.426

IMD @ Max; Sony X900E has 21.65% whereas LG C7 has 11.32%

Bottom line: LG C7 is better.

Sony X900E Vs LG C7 OLED: SMART FEATURES

Smart OS; Sony X900E operates on Android TV version 6.0 whereas LG C7 on WebOS version 3.5

Interface; Sony X900E has average ease of use and not smooth while LG C7 is easy to use with average smoothness.

Ads; Sony X900E is ad-free whereas LG C7 has ads.

Apps and features; both TVs have apps and features.

Remote; both TVs have large remotes.

TV controls; both TVs have TV controls.

Bottom line: LG C7 is better.

Conclusion

LG C7 is better because it has low input lag making it good for gaming, gets fairly bright and displays a wide range of colors making it a great HDR performer and its perfect blacks produce infinite contrast ratio.