Sony X900E Vs Sony X800E

                         

Bottom line: Which one is better?

Bottom line: Sony X900E is better.

When we compare Sony X800E Vs X900E in this review, Sony X900E is better as it has better local dimming, better contrast ratio, and better black uniformity and has better motion handling features.

Sony X900E Vs Sony X800E: DESIGN

Stand; the two TVs have stands

Wall mount; the two TVs can be mounted on wall

Borders; Sony X900E has 0.43” (1.1cm) whereas Sony X800E has 0.51” (1.3cm)

Max thickness; Sony X900E has 2.28” (5.8cm), the same as Sony X800E.

Maximum temperature; Sony X900E has 96oF (35oC) whereas Sony X800E has 99oF (37oC)

Average temperature; Sony X900E has 90oF (32oC) whereas Sony X800E has 88oF (31oC)

Bottom line: Sony X900E is better

Sony X900E Vs Sony X800E: PICTURE QUALITY

Native contrast; Sony X900E has 5411:1 whereas Sony X800E has 961:1

Local dimming; Sony X900E has local dimming

SDR real scene peak brightness; Sony X900E has 481cd/m2 whereas Sony X800E has 342cd/m2

HDR real scene peak brightness; Sony X900E has 546cd/m2 whereas Sony X800E has 395cd/m2

Gray uniformity; Sony X900E has 7.6 while Sony X800E has 7.1

50% std. Dev; Sony X900E has 3.784% while Sony X800E has 4.785%

50% DSE; Sony X900E has 0.159% whereas Sony X800E has 0.191%

Viewing angle; Sony X900E has 5.0 whereas Sony X800E has 6.6

Black uniformity; Sony X900E has 7.3 while Sony X800E has 4.8

Native std. Dev; Sony X900E has 1.203% whereas Sony X800E has 2.787%

Total reflections; Sony X900E has 3.4% whereas Sony X800E has 5.2%

Pre-calibration; Sony X900E has 8.3 whereas Sony X800E has 7.6

White balance dE; Sony X900E has 2.15 whereas Sony X800E has 2.90

Color dE; Sony X900E has 2.37 whereas Sony X800E has 2.78

Gamma; Sony X900E has 2.17, the same as Sony X800E.

Picture mode; the two TVs have custom.

Post calibration; Sony X900E has 9.2, the same as Sony X800E.

White balance dE; Sony X900E has 0.25 while Sony X800E has 0.27

Color dE; Sony X900E has 1.97 whereas Sony X800E has 1.99

Gamma; Sony X900E has 2.20, the same as Sony X800E.

Bottom line: Sony X900E is better

Sony X900E Vs Sony X800E: MOTION

100% response time; Sony X900E has 10.7ms whereas Sony X800E has 13.9ms

Flicker-free; Sony X800E has flicker-free

Black Frame Insertion (BFI); the two TVs have optional BFI

Motion interpolation; the two TVS have interpolation at 30fps while Sony X900E has interpolation at 60fps.

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

Bottom line: Sony X900E is better.

Sony X900E Vs Sony X800E: INPUTS

Input lag; Sony X900E has 8.2 whereas Sony X800E has 8.1

1080p @ 60 Hz; Sony X900E has 31.5ms whereas Sony X800E has 32.9ms

1080p @ 60 Hz outside game mode; Sony X900E has 105.5ms whereas Sony X800E has 32.9ms

Supported resolutions; Sony X900E has 9.1 while Sony X800E has 8.2

1080p @ 60 Hz @ 4:4:4; the two TVs support this

Total inputs; each TV has 4 HDMI, 3 USB, 1 Digital optical audio out, 1 Analog audio out 3.5mm, 1 (shared) component in, 2 (shared) composite in, 1 tuner (cable/Ant), 1 Ethernet and 1 IR in

Inputs specifications; each TV has HDR10, HLG, HDMI 2.0 Full bandwidth, CEC, HDCP 2.2, USB 3.0, variable Analog audio out and Wi-Fi support.

Audio pass-through; each TV has ARC, Dolby Digital and DTS.

Bottom line: Sony X900E is better

Sony X900E Vs Sony X800E: SOUND QUALITY

Low frequency extension; Sony X900E has 142.54Hz whereas Sony X800E has 106.79Hz

Max; Sony X900E has 90.1dB SPL whereas Sony X800E has 93.3dB SPL

Distortion; Sony X900E has 6.1, the same as Sony X800E

Weighted THD @ max; Sony X900E has 14.200 while Sony X800E has 15.581

IMD Max; Sony X900E has 21.65% whereas Sony X800E has 35.36%

Bottom line: Sony X800E is better

Sony X900E Vs Sony X800E: SMART FEATURES

Smart OS; the two TVs operate on Android TV

Version; Sony X900E has 6.0 while Sony X800E has 7.0

Interface; the two TVs have easy to use and non-smooth interface.

Ad-free; the two TVs are ads-free.

Apps and features; the two TVs come with preinstalled apps and features.

Remote; each TV has a large sized remote.

TV controls; the two TVs have TV controls

Bottom line: Sony X900E and Sony X800E have the same smart features

Conclusion

Sony X900E is a better TV when we compare Sony 800E Vs 900E, as it has better local dimming, better contrast ratio, and better black uniformity and motion handling features.