Sony XBR79X900B 79-Inch 4K Ultra HD 120Hz 3D Smart LED TV Review

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Sony XBR79X900B 79-Inch 4K Ultra HD 120Hz 3D Smart LED TV

Sony XBR79X900B 79-Inch 4K Ultra HD 120Hz 3D Smart LED TV

Sony XBR79X900B 79-Inch 4K Ultra HD 120Hz 3D Smart LED TV is the recent model 2014 4K TV.

You would notice the difference between 4K and 1080p when switching back to HD i.e 1080p. The Sony XBR-X900B can support the highest frame rates in 4K thank the latest HDMI 2.0 standard. This model will allow viewers to see 4K camcorder video, action movies, and sports with smoother image quality.

When compared with similar models from other brands, at first we see the Side Mounted speakers remove the need for a surround sound system; on the other hand, the TV is so outstanding and has a unique and attractive look.

The main feature of the 79X900B is the X-tended Dynamic Range that allows for more active zone control of the LED backlighting.
This model has the latest 4K standards with the HEVC (H.265) decoder. This technology allows providers such as Netflix to give you 4K quality video; streaming video and 4K video content to appropriate in a much narrower bandwidth.

This TV is expensive now and Smart TV navigation are not as intuitive as other TV models. Sony's dissimilar remotes do not add much significance.

3D – Active

Sony has come with active 3D on the X900B instead of passive and the active 3D on this 4K screen is sometimes better than the movie theater (the color and clean edges). No doubt, the company is a leader with 4K technology, and has 4K projectors mounted at movie theaters all around the world.


The TV picture is spectacular. One of the most interesting features on Sony TVs for 2014 is Social Viewing; Skype with a split screen; 3 USB ports, 4 HDMI inputs; Active 3D capable (2 pairs of glasses included); The really talk to someone about what you are watching; Optional subwoofer SWF-BR100 available; TRILUMINOS Display; Audio Power Breakdown : 12.5W + 12.5W + 20W + 20W.

The Sony X900B series was arrived in three screen sizes:


65-Inch and 79-inch

Key Specs

• 120Hz (Native)
• Backlight: LED (Edge-Lit)
• Skype, Twitter, Internet Browser (Opera)

Technical Details

• Brand Name: Sony
• Model: XBR79X900B
• Display Technology: LED
• Display Size: 79 inches
• Image Aspect Ratio: 16:09
• Resolution: 4K Ultra HD
• Refresh Rate: 120 Hz

First Impressions

The side mounted speaks look a bit retro but have excellent characteristics in the importance vocals category. The X900B series comes with two remotes.
The additional pixels make the depth perception look incredible and this TV is probably provides today the best-looking 3D that we have known before.
The picture guilty is amazing and the color of fresh snow and milk has different white. This TV set has the best pictures in 4K that we have seen before. The XBR-79X900B is an excellent TV in 2014 for 4K TVs and has HDMI 2.0 that allow the highest framerates of 4K video.
The X900B series is one of the few TVs to have the Triluminous panel which is only available on Sony’s TVs. Netflix has broadcast 4K content will be available in 2014 - 2015. This TV set is ready with its built-in HEVC decoder. The Dynamic Edge LED backlighting provides local dimming for best contrast. These upgrades deliver higher contrast and excellent colors.

Sony Entertainment Network provides internet content such as Amazon Instant Video, Pandora, YouTube™, Facebook, Skype, and other.

The Sony’s X900B series has wonderful image with wider viewing angles, accurate colors, and no blurring on screen of panel. The 4K Ultra HD TVs deliver 3840 x 2160 resolution and you can get the immersive movie theater experience.

The Sony’s X900B series takes you to a new level in entertainment. This new 4K TV has a thin profile 4,4-inch (TV without stand: 80'' x 41.5" x 4.4).

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What's Included:

Sony XBR79X900B 79-Inch 4K Ultra HD 120Hz 3D Smart LED TV, Remote, 2 3D Glasses, Touchpad Remote Control, IR Blaster, Port Replicator, Table Top Stand


• Date First Available at Amazon: April 15, 2014.
We recommend you to be on the safe side getting an Extended Service Warranty, 4 - 5 years would be reasonable. You can get evidence that it is the good model, if you will read new impartial Customer Reviews.

Customer Reviews and
Average Customer Rating on Amazon



• Inputs: 4 HDMI
• 3 USB

Weight and Dimensions

Thin LED Design:

• Dimensions: TV without stand: 80'' x 41.5" x 4.4, TV with stand: 80'' x 43.75'' x 17.5''
• Item Weight: 134.2 pounds