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Sony KD85XD8505BU 85″ vs Samsung UE78KS9500 78″ TV Comparison

//Sony KD85XD8505BU 85″ vs Samsung UE78KS9500 78″ TV Comparison

Sony KD85XD8505BU 85″ vs Samsung UE78KS9500 78″ TV Comparison

Sony KD85XD8505BU 85″ vs Samsung UE78KS9500 78″ TV Comparison

Thanks for stopping by to read our review and product comparison of the Sony KD85XD8505BU and the Samsung UE78KS9500 which are available from at the best price from Currys at just £9999 and £5699.

Sony KD85XD8505BU 85

Sony KD85XD8505BU 85″
Samsung UE78KS9500 78

Samsung UE78KS9500 78″
Brand

Sony

Samsung

Key Features
  • 4k Ultra HD picture is up to 4 times the resolution of HD
  • HDR displays brighter colours and greater contrast
  • Access 4k content on Netflix & Amazon Prime
  • Tuner: Twin Freeview HD & YouView
  • Connectivity: HDMI 2.0 x 4
  • 4k Ultra HD picture is up to 4 times the resolution of HD
  • HDR displays brighter colours and greater contrast
  • Access 4k content on Netflix & Amazon Prime
  • Tuner: Twin Freeview HD & Twin Freesat HD
  • Connectivity: HDMI x 4
  • Colour

    Black

    Screen Type

    LED edgelit

    LED backlit

    Screen Size

    85″

    78″

    Resolution

    3840 x 2160

    3840 x 2160

    Motion Rate

    N/A

    N/A

    Connections

    – HDMI 2.0 x 4 (ARC compatible x 1) – SCART x 1 – SVGA x 1 – Component input x 1 – Composite input x 1 – USB 2.0 x 2 – USB 3.0 x 1

    – HDMI x 4 – USB 2.0 x 3

    TV Tuner

    DVB-T2 Freeview HD Tuner x 2

    – DVB-T2 Freeview HD Tuner x 2 – DVB-S2 Freesat HD Tuner x 2

    Programme Guide

    7-day EPG and 7-day catch up with YouView

    N/A

    Speakers

    2

    4

    Audio Power

    20 W

    70 W

    Sound Enhancement

    N/A

    Dolby Digital Plus

    Other Features

    N/A

    Eco Sensor

    Energy Rating

    A+

    A

    On Mode Power Consumption

    168 W

    221 W

    Annual Power Consumption

    233 kWh

    307 kWh

    Box Content

    – Sony BRAVIA KD85XD8505BU Smart 4k Ultra HD HDR 85″ LED TV – Voice remote control – AAA batteries x 2 – AC power cord – IR blaster – Operating instructions – Quick setup guide – Table top stand

    – Samsung UE78KS9500 Smart 4k Ultra HD HDR 78″ Curved LED TV – Smart remote control – Standard remote control – User manual – E-manual – AC power cable

    Dimensions

    – Unboxed: 1108 x 1916 x 73 mm (H x W x D) – Unboxed with stand: 1181 x 1916 x 401 mm (H x W x D)

    – Unboxed: 1004 x 1741.6 x 144.5 mm (H x W x D) – Unboxed with stand: 1086.6 x 1741.6 x 386 mm (H x W x D) – Boxed: 1189 x 1901 x 480 mm (H x W x D)

    Weight

    – Unboxed: 61.2 kg – Unboxed with stand: 66.4 kg

    – Unboxed: 43.1 kg – Unboxed with stand: 46.8 kg – Boxed: 65.83 kg

    Guarantee

    5 years

    5 years

    Brightness

    N/A

    N/A

    Review Score

    N/A

    10.0 out of 10

    Price

    £9,999.00

    £5,699.00

    Buy

    Getting the best TV for your budget

    Clearly you want to get the most for your money. That’s the very reason for this comparison. Chances are you’ve nailed down your decision between the Sony KD85XD8505BU and the Samsung UE78KS9500 and now just need to know which one to go for. The feature list above provides a side-by-side comparison of the two televisions to help you make that final decision. Features will of course be an important part of that decision, such as the screen resolution, whether it offers 4K and features such as smart TV functionality. We only provide comparisons on TV’s that we recommend, and also from suppliers that we trust.

    What do the Sony KD85XD8505BU and the Samsung UE78KS9500 offer

    It’s pretty obvious at this point that both televisions are great value for money. The feature list above really helps to clarify that. But there are of course some features that one set has, and the other won’t. The Sony KD85XD8505BU offers a screen resolution of 3840 x 2160 with a screen that offers LED edgelit. The sound system integrated into the set has 2 speakers with a 20 W power output. It also benefits from DVB-T2 Freeview HD Tuner x 2 and a range of connectors. The Samsung UE78KS9500 offers 3840 x 2160 resolution on LED backlit. As part of the kit you get – DVB-T2 Freeview HD Tuner x 2 – DVB-S2 Freesat HD Tuner x 2, 4 speakers with an audio output of 70 W.

    Total Dimensions and unit Weight

    Before you go ahead and click the buy button just make sure that you properly measure the area, surface or wall that your TV will be mounted or stood. It’s all very well going for a huge screen but it needs to be practical too, so ensure you have sufficient space first.

    Box content for KD85XD8505BU and UE78KS9500

    The Sony KD85XD8505BU includes: – Sony BRAVIA KD85XD8505BU Smart 4k Ultra HD HDR 85″ LED TV – Voice remote control – AAA batteries x 2 – AC power cord – IR blaster – Operating instructions – Quick setup guide – Table top stand.

    The Samsung UE78KS9500 includes: – Samsung UE78KS9500 Smart 4k Ultra HD HDR 78″ Curved LED TV – Smart remote control – Standard remote control – User manual – E-manual – AC power cable.

    KD85XD8505BU and UE78KS9500 Reviews

    Reading a customer review is one of the most influential factors for customers choosing an electrical item. When you click on the item above you will be directed to one of our trusted partners where you’ll be able to read tons of customer experiences, good or bad. We have also gathered the overall scores for each TV set based on verified owner reviews (verified by Revoo).

    Sony KD85XD8505BU Scored: N/A.

    Samsung UE78KS9500 Scored: 10.0 out of 10.

    Energy efficiency rating

    Thanks to the introduction of LED technology in televisions over recent years, many of our TV sets now offer an A+ energy rating. The energy rating is important for those that are conscious of their environmental impact, and those that need to consider ongoing running costs. The Sony KD85XD8505BU has an energy efficiency rating of A+ with an annual energy consumption of just 233 kWh, whereas the Samsung UE78KS9500 has a rating of A and an annual energy consumption of 307 kWh.

    Samsung UE78KS9500 78″

    10 stars –
    based on 1 reviews
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