LG OLED65C9PUA vs Sony XBR-65A9G Detailed Comparison
SCORE:
88
SCORE:
84

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Overview

Here we are comparing LG OLED65C9PUA to Sony XBR-65A9G 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 4K UHD (3840 x 2160) resolution and they both support HDR.

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

LG OLED65C9PUA Highlights

Sony XBR-65A9G Highlights

  • 4K UHD (3840 x 2160) OLED Display
  • HDR10, Dolby Vision, HLG support
  • Perfect Color
  • Perfect Viewing Angle
  • α9 Gen 2 Intelligent Processor
  • Ethernet, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth
  • 4K UHD (3840 x 2160) OLED Display
  • HDR10, Dolby Vision, HLG support
  • TRILUMINOS™ Display
  • Perfect Viewing Angle
  • X1™ Ultimate Processor
  • Ethernet, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth

We have evaluated the TVs from available features and specifications. LG OLED65C9PUA gets higher overall score in our ranking system which is based on the display specifications, video, audio and other features, connectivity and format support.

LG OLED65C9PUA

Sony XBR-65A9G

DISPLAY
92
VIDEO FEATURES
86
AUDIO FEATURES
88
OTHER FEATURES
91
CONNECTIVITY
85
FORMAT SUPPORT
60
OVERALL
88
DISPLAY
89
VIDEO FEATURES
83
AUDIO FEATURES
86
OTHER FEATURES
67
CONNECTIVITY
92
FORMAT SUPPORT
56
OVERALL
84

Advantage of LG OLED65C9PUA over Sony XBR-65A9G

This section shows the features and specifications which are the reason to choose LG OLED65C9PUA over Sony XBR-65A9G.

LG OLED65C9PUA Sony XBR-65A9G
Advanced HDR by Technicolor®
4K HFR 4K HFR via HDMI will be updated
2K HFR
Auto Low Latency Mode
WiSA Ready Separate Dongle Purchase Required
Newer Bluetooth Version 5.0 4.2
HDMI Version 2.1 2.0b
Picture-In-Picture
3GPP
Flash Video
MPEG-4
TS
VP9
AAC
aptX
HE-AAC
OGG
RealAudio
JPS

Advantage of Sony XBR-65A9G over LG OLED65C9PUA

This section shows the features and specifications which are the reason to choose Sony XBR-65A9G over LG OLED65C9PUA.

LG OLED65C9PUA Sony XBR-65A9G
IMAX Enhanced
Higher Speaker Power Rating 40W (WF:20W, 10W per Channel) 20 W + 20 W + 10 W + 10 W
Chromecast
HDCP Version 2.2 2.3
USB 3.0 Ports 1
3.5mm headphone Audio Output
More RAM 3 GB 4 GB
More Storage 8 GB 16 GB
ASF
VP8
WebM
WMV
Xvid
M4A
MIDI
WAV
GIF
PNG

Common Strengths of LG OLED65C9PUA and Sony XBR-65A9G

STRENGTHS LG OLED65C9PUA Sony XBR-65A9G
High Refresh Rate 100 Hz/120 Hz 100 Hz/120 Hz
Wide Viewing Angle Perfect Viewing Angle Perfect Viewing Angle
Color Depth 1.07 Billion 1.07 Billion
Contrast Ratio
HDR10
Dolby Vision
HLG
Dolby Atmos
DTS Digital Surround DTS-HD

Common Weaknesses of LG OLED65C9PUA and Sony XBR-65A9G

WEAKNESSES LG OLED65C9PUA Sony XBR-65A9G
No 3D Capability
No HDR10+
No AMD Freesync™
No NVidia G-Sync
No VRR
No HGIG Compatibility
No Filmmaker Mode
No NEXTGEN TV (ATSC 3.0)

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 - LG OLED65C9PUA and here - Sony XBR-65A9G.

BASICS LG OLED65C9PUA Sony XBR-65A9G
BrandLGSony
Country VersionUSAUSA
SeriesC9A9G
ModelOLED65C9PUAXBR-65A9G
Release Year20192019
Size65"65"
Smart TV
DISPLAY LG OLED65C9PUA Sony XBR-65A9G
Actual Size (Diagonal)64.5"64.5" (163.9 cm)
Resolution4K UHD (3840 x 2160)4K UHD (3840 x 2160)
Refresh Rate100 Hz/120 Hz100 Hz/120 Hz
Screen DesignFlatFlat
Display TechnologyOLEDOLED
ContrastInfinite ContrastInfinite Contrast
ColorPerfect ColorTRILUMINOS™ Display
Viewing AnglePerfect Viewing AnglePerfect Viewing Angle
Panel Bit Depth10 bits10 bits
Color Depth1.07 Billion1.07 Billion
Contrast Ratio
VIDEO LG OLED65C9PUA Sony XBR-65A9G
3D Capability
HDR10
HDR10+
Dolby Vision
Dolby Vision IQ
HLG
Advanced HDR by Technicolor®
IMAX Enhanced
AMD Freesync™
NVidia G-Sync
4K HFR 4K HFR via HDMI will be updated
2K HFR
VRR
HGIG Compatibility
Picture Processorα9 Gen 2 Intelligent ProcessorX1™ Ultimate
Filmmaker Mode
Auto Low Latency Mode
AUDIO LG OLED65C9PUA Sony XBR-65A9G
Speaker Power Rating40W (WF:20W, 10W per Channel)20 W + 20 W + 10 W + 10 W
Dolby Atmos
DTS Digital Surround DTS-HD
WiSA Ready Separate Dongle Purchase Required
CONNECTIVITY LG OLED65C9PUA Sony XBR-65A9G
Ethernet Input
Wi-Fi
Wi-Fi Direct
Wi-Fi Frequency2.4 GHz, 5 GHz2.4 GHz, 5 GHz
Wi-Fi ProtocolIEEE802.11ac/a/b/g/nIEEE802.11ac/a/b/g/n
Bluetooth
Bluetooth Version5.04.2
Chromecast
Google Home Google Home device sold separately
Virtual Assistant Google Assistant Google Assistant
Works with Alexa Alexa Built-In
HDMI Inputs44
HDMI Version2.12.0b
HDMI Audio Return Channel (ARC) eARC (HDMI 2) eARC
HDCP Version2.22.3
HDMI-CEC SIMPLINK BRAVIA Sync
USB Inputs33
USB 3.0 Ports1
RF (Terrestrial / Cable ) Inputs11
Component Inputs
Composite Inputs1 via A/V 3.5mm Jack1 via A/V 3.5mm input
RCA Audio Outputs
3.5mm headphone Audio Output
Optical Audio Output
RS-232C Remote1 (Mini Jack)
DLNA
OTHER LG OLED65C9PUA Sony XBR-65A9G
CPU Cores44
RAM3 GB4 GB
Storage8 GB16 GB
Operating SystemwebOSAndroid
Internet Browser Full Web BrowserVewd
Electronic Program Guide (EPG)
Application Store LG Content Store Google Play Store
Teletext
Picture-In-Picture
PVR Function
VIDEO FORMATS LG OLED65C9PUA Sony XBR-65A9G
3GPP
AV1
AVI
ASF
DivX
Flash Video
H.263
H.264
H.265
MKV
M2TS
MP4
MPEG-4
QuickTime
RealVideo
TS
VC-1
VP7
VP8
VP9
VOB
VRO
WebM
WMV
Xvid
AUDIO FORMATS LG OLED65C9PUA Sony XBR-65A9G
AAC
AC4
AIFF
ALAC
APE
aptX
eAAC+
EAC3
FLAC
HE-AAC
LPCM
M4A
MIDI
MP2
MP3
OGG
RealAudio
WMA
WAV
IMAGE FORMATS LG OLED65C9PUA Sony XBR-65A9G
BMP
GIF
JPEG
JPS
MPO
PNG
TUNER LG OLED65C9PUA Sony XBR-65A9G
Digital Tuner 1 1
SAT Tuner
Analog TunerNTSC-MNTSC-M
NEXTGEN TV (ATSC 3.0)
Digital Terrestrial TV SystemATSCATSC
Digital Cable TV SystemClear QAMClear QAM
Color systemPAL / SECAM / NTSCPAL / SECAM / NTSC3.58 / NTSC4.43
GENERAL LG OLED65C9PUA Sony XBR-65A9G
Power SupplyAC 120 V, 50/60 HzAC 120 V, 60 Hz
Power Consumption (In Standby)0.5 W0.5 W
Dimension Without Stand (W x H x D)57" x 32.7" x 1.8"1447x834x40 mm/57 x 32 7/8 x 1 5/8 in
Dimension With Stand (W x H x D)57" x 33.9" x 9.9"1447x838x255 mm/57 x 33 x 10 1/8 in
Dimension of Package (W x H x D)66" x 37.4" x 8.1"1575 x 956 x 180 mm/62 1/8 x 37 3/4 x 7 1/8 in
One Connect Box
VESA Wall Mount
VESA Dimensions (W x H)300 mm x 200 mm300 x 300 mm (11 7/8 x 11 7/8")
Weight Without Stand55.6 lbs21.2 kg/46.7 lbs
Weight With Stand74.7 lbs24.8 kg/54.7 lbs
Weight of Package (Gross)90.8 lbs34 kg/74.9 lbs
WARRANTY LG OLED65C9PUA Sony XBR-65A9G
Warranty1 Year Parts & Labor1 Year

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