LG 86SM9070PUA vs Sony XBR-85X950G Detailed Comparison
SCORE:
73
SCORE:
72

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Overview

Here we are comparing to to reveal their common strengths and weaknesses as well as the differences between them which will help you in making a correct decision before the purchase. Both models have the same resolution and none of them support HDR.

Let us first have a glance at the highlights of the models.

LG 86SM9070PUA Highlights

Sony XBR-85X950G Highlights

  • 4K UHD (3840 x 2160) LCD Display
  • HDR10, HDR10+, Dolby Vision, HLG support
  • Full Array Local Dimming
  • Nano Cell Color Pro
  • Wide Viewing Angle
  • α7 Gen 2 Intelligent Processor
  • 4K UHD (3840 x 2160) LCD Display
  • HDR10, HDR10+, Dolby Vision, HLG support
  • Full Array Local Dimming
  • TRILUMINOS™ Display
  • X-Wide Angle
  • X1™ Ultimate Processor

We have evaluated the TVs from available features and specifications. They both get the same overall score in our ranking system which is based on the display specifications, video, audio and other features, connectivity and format support.

LG 86SM9070PUA

Sony XBR-85X950G

DISPLAY
66
VIDEO FEATURES
76
AUDIO FEATURES
86
OTHER FEATURES
88
CONNECTIVITY
80
FORMAT SUPPORT
55
OVERALL
73
DISPLAY
72
VIDEO FEATURES
76
AUDIO FEATURES
63
OTHER FEATURES
59
CONNECTIVITY
87
FORMAT SUPPORT
45
OVERALL
72

Detailed Specifications

And in the end we display all the specifications which are present for both models.

Note: The following table shows only those details which are applicable for both models and excludes the ones that are applicable for only one model. If you want to see a full list of specs for each model please visit their individual pages here - and here - .

BASICS LG 86SM9070PUA Sony XBR-85X950G
BrandLGSony
CountryUSAUSA
Series 2SM90X950G
Model86SM9070PUAXBR-85X950G
Release Year20192019
Size86"85"
Smart TVYesYes
DISPLAY LG 86SM9070PUA Sony XBR-85X950G
Actual Size (Diagonal)85.5"85" (214.8 cm)
Resolution4K UHD (3840 x 2160)4K UHD (3840 x 2160)
Refresh Rate100 Hz/120 Hz100 Hz/120 Hz
Screen DesignFlatFlat
Display TypeLCDLCD
Panel TypeIPSVA
Backlight TypeLEDLED
LED TypeSlim Direct LEDDirect LED
Backlight DimmingFull Array Local DimmingFull Array Local Dimming
ColorNano Cell Color ProTRILUMINOS™ Display
Viewing AngleWide Viewing AngleX-Wide Angle
Panel Bit Depth10 bits10 bits
Color Depth1.07 Billion1.07 Billion
VIDEO LG 86SM9070PUA Sony XBR-85X950G
3D CapabilityNoNo
HDR10YesYes
HDR10+NoNo
Dolby VisionYesYes
Dolby Vision IQNoNo
HLGYesYes
Advanced HDR by Technicolor®YesNo
IMAX EnhancedNoYes
AMD Freesync™NoNo
NVidia G-SyncNoNo
4K HFRYes 4K HFR via HDMI will be updatedNo
2K HFRYesYes
VRRNoNo
HGIG CompatibilityNoNo
Picture Processorα7 Gen 2 Intelligent ProcessorX1™ Ultimate
Frame Interploation TechniqueTruMotion 240Motionflow™ XR
Filmmaker ModeNoNo
Auto Low Latency ModeNoNo
AUDIO LG 86SM9070PUA Sony XBR-85X950G
Speaker Channels2.2 Channel2
Speaker Power Rating40W (WF:20W)10 W + 10 W
Dolby AtmosYesYes
DTS Digital SurroundYes DTS-HDYes
WiSA ReadyYes Separate Dongle Purchase RequiredNo
CONNECTIVITY LG 86SM9070PUA Sony XBR-85X950G
Ethernet InputYesYes
Wi-FiYesYes
Wi-Fi DirectYesYes
Wi-Fi Frequency2.4 GHz, 5 GHz2.4 GHz, 5 GHz
Wi-Fi ProtocolIEEE802.11ac/a/b/g/nIEEE802.11ac/a/b/g/n
BluetoothYesYes
Bluetooth Version5.04.2
ChromecastNoYes
Google HomeYes Google Home device sold separatelyYes
Virtual AssistantYes Google AssistantYes Google Assistant
Works with AlexaYes Built-InYes
HDMI Inputs44
HDMI Version2.12.1
HDMI Audio Return Channel (ARC)Yes eARC (HDMI 2)Yes eARC
HDCP Version2.22.3
HDMI-CECYes SIMPLINKYes BRAVIA Sync
USB Inputs33
USB 3.0 PortsNo1
RF (Terrestrial / Cable ) Inputs11
Component InputsNoNo
Composite Inputs1 via A/V 3.5mm Jack1 via A/V 3.5mm input
RCA Audio OutputsNoNo
3.5mm headphone Audio OutputNoYes
Optical Audio OutputYesYes
RS-232C Remote1 (Mini Jack)Yes
DLNAYesYes
OTHER LG 86SM9070PUA Sony XBR-85X950G
CPU Cores44
RAM3 GB3 GB
Storage8 GB16 GB
Operating SystemwebOSAndroid
Internet BrowserYes Full Web BrowserVewd
Application StoreYes LG Content StoreYes Google Play Store
TeletextNoNo
VIDEO FORMATS LG 86SM9070PUA Sony XBR-85X950G
3GPPYesNo
AV1NoNo
AVIYesYes
ASFNoNo
DivXYesYes
Flash VideoYesNo
H.263YesYes
H.264YesYes
H.265YesYes
MKVYesYes
M2TSYesYes
MP4YesYes
MPEG-4YesNo
QuickTimeYesYes
RealVideoNoNo
TSYesNo
VC-1YesNo
VP7NoNo
VP8NoNo
VP9YesNo
VOBNoNo
VRONoNo
WebMNoYes
WMVNoYes
XvidNoYes
AUDIO FORMATS LG 86SM9070PUA Sony XBR-85X950G
AACYesNo
AC4NoNo
AIFFNoNo
ALACNoNo
APENoNo
aptXYesNo
eAAC+NoNo
EAC3NoNo
FLACYesYes
HE-AACYesNo
LPCMYesYes
M4ANoYes
MIDINoYes
MP2NoNo
MP3YesYes
OGGYesNo
RealAudioYesNo
WMAYesYes
WAVNoYes
IMAGE FORMATS LG 86SM9070PUA Sony XBR-85X950G
BMPNoNo
GIFNoYes
JPEGYesYes
JPSYesNo
MPOYesYes
PNGNoYes
TUNER LG 86SM9070PUA Sony XBR-85X950G
Digital TunerYes 1Yes 1
SAT TunerNoNo
Analog TunerNTSC-MNTSC-M
NEXTGEN TV (ATSC 3.0)NoNo
Digital Terrestrial TV SystemATSCATSC
Digital Cable TV SystemClear QAMClear QAM
Color systemPAL / SECAM / NTSCPAL / SECAM / NTSC3.58 / NTSC4.43
GENERAL LG 86SM9070PUA Sony XBR-85X950G
Power SupplyAC 120 V, 50/60 HzAC 120 V, 60 Hz
Power Consumption (Typical)157.3 W417 W
Power Consumption (In Standby)0.5 W0.5 W
Dimension Without Stand (W x H x D)75.8" x 38" x 2.9" 75 1/4" x 43 3/8" x 2 7/8"
1.910x1.099x73 mm
Dimension With Stand (W x H x D)75.8" x 46.6" x 18.3"75 1/4 x 46 1/2 x 16 1/4
1.910x1.179x412 mm
Stand Size47.1"Width: 69 5/8 inch/1.766 mm
Dimension of Package (W x H x D)83.3" x 47.8" x 11.2"79 7/8 x 48 1/2 x 11 1/4
2.026 x 1.231 x 284 mm
One Connect BoxNoNo
VESA Wall MountYesYes
VESA Hole Pitch (W x H)600 mm x 400 mm400 mm x 400 mm
15-3/4" x 15-3/4"
Weight Without Stand119.3 lbs101.4 lbs/46 kg
Weight With Stand127 lbs108 lbs (49 kg)
Weight of Package (Gross)159.8 lbs141 lbs (64 kg)
ACCESSORIES LG 86SM9070PUA Sony XBR-85X950G
RemoteMagic Remote Control - AN-MR19RMF-TX600U
WARRANTY LG 86SM9070PUA Sony XBR-85X950G
Warranty1 Year Parts & Labor1 Year

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