Sony X930D Vs Samsung KS9000

                         

Bottom line: Which one is better?

Bottom line: Sony X930D is better.

The reason why Samsung KS9000 is better when we compare Sony 930D Vs Samsung KS9000 is that it has finer sound quality, lower input lag and better SDR and black uniformity.

Sony X930D Vs Samsung KS9000: DESIGN

Stand; the two TVs have stands

Wall mount; the two TVs can be mounted on wall.

Borders; Sony X930D has 0.59” (1.5cm) whereas Samsung KS9000 has 0.39” (1.0cm)

Bottom line: Samsung KS9000 is better

Sony X930D Vs Samsung KS9000: PICTURE QUALITY

Native contrast; Sony X930D has 2843:1 whereas Samsung KS9000 has 6820:1

Local dimming; the two TVs have local dimming

SDR real scene peak brightness; Sony X930D has 499cd/m2 whereas has 511cd/m2

HDR real scene peak brightness; Sony X930D has 888cd/m2 whereas Samsung KS9000 has 471cd/m2.

Gray uniformity; Sony X930D has 6.5 whereas Samsung KS9000 has 7.8

50% std. Dev; Sony X930D has 6.366% whereas Samsung KS9000 has 3.194%

50% DSE; Sony X930D has 0.198% whereas Samsung KS9000 has 0.159%

Viewing angle; Sony X930D has 4.9 whereas Samsung KS9000 has 4.7

Black uniformity; Sony X930D has 7.2 whereas Samsung KS9000 has 9.4

Native std. Dev; Sony X930D has 1.209% whereas Samsung KS9000 has 0.541%

Reflections; Sony X930D has 9.0 whereas Samsung KS9000 has 9.5

Screen finish; the two TVs have glossy.

Pre-calibration; Sony X930D has 7.9 whereas Samsung KS9000 has 9.1

White balance dE; Sony X930D has 2.90 whereas Samsung KS9000 has 1.04

Color dE; Sony X930D has 2.39 whereas Samsung KS9000 has 1.50

Gamma; Sony X930D has 2.25 whereas Samsung KS9000 has 2.23

Post calibration; Sony X930D has 9.5 whereas Samsung KS9000 has 9.7

White balance dE; Sony X930D has 0.27 while Samsung KS9000 has 0.55

Color dE; Sony X930D has 1.17 whereas Samsung KS9000 has 0.30

Gamma; Sony X930D has 2.19 whereas Samsung KS9000 has 2.21

Bottom line: Samsung KS9000 is better.

Sony X930D Vs Samsung KS9000: MOTION

Response time; Sony X930D has 9.1 whereas Samsung KS9000 has 8.1

Flicker-free; Sony X930D has 7.5 whereas Samsung KS9000 has 2.8

Black Frame Insertion (BFI); Sony X930D has optional BFI.

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

Variable refresh rate; not tested.

Bottom line: Sony X930D is better

Sony X930D Vs Samsung KS9000: INPUTS

Input lag; Sony X930D has 5.5 whereas Samsung KS9000 has 9.1

Variable refresh rate; not tested

Supported resolution; Sony X930D has 9.0, the same as Samsung KS9000.

Total inputs; Sony X930D and Samsung KS9000 have 4 HDMI, 1 digital optical audio out, 1 Tuner (cable/Ant) and 1 Ethernet. Sony X930D has 1 IR in, 1 composite in, 1 Component in, 1 Analog audio out 3.5mm.

Inputs specifications; each TV has HDR10, CEC, HDCP 2.2 and HDMI 2.0 full bandwidth. Sony X930D has variable Analog audio out and USB 3.0.

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

Bottom line: Samsung KS9000 is better

Sony X930D Vs Samsung KS9000: SOUND QUALITY

Frequency response; Sony X930D has 5.1 whereas Samsung KS9000 has 7.2

Low-frequency extension; Sony X930D has 160.00Hz whereas Samsung KS9000 has 71.27Hz

Max; Sony X930D has 87.9dB SPL whereas Samsung KS9000 has 86.6dB SPL

Distortion; Sony X930D has 7.6 whereas Samsung KS9000 has 7.1

Weighted THD @ max; Sony X930D has 0.247 whereas Samsung KS9000 has 0.353.

Bottom line: Samsung KS9000 is better

Sony X930D Vs Samsung KS9000: SMART FEATURES

Smart OS; Sony X930D operates on Android whereas Samsung KS9000 on Tizen (2016)

Ad-free; Sony X930D has ads whereas Samsung KS9000 is ad-free

Apps and featu8res; the two TVs have preinstalled apps and features

TV controls; the two TVs have TV controls.

Bottom line: Samsung KS9000 is better

Conclusion

In this review, Samsung KS9000 is a better TV when we compare Sony X930 Vs Samsung KS900 as it has finer sound quality, lower input lag and better SDR and black uniformity.