Sony KD-65A89 vs Sony KD-65AG8 Detailed Comparison
SCORE:
81
SCORE:
79

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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.

Sony KD-65A89 Highlights

Sony KD-65AG8 Highlights

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

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.

Sony KD-65A89

Sony KD-65AG8

DISPLAY
87
VIDEO FEATURES
77
AUDIO FEATURES
64
OTHER FEATURES
85
CONNECTIVITY
87
FORMAT SUPPORT
51
OVERALL
81
DISPLAY
85
VIDEO FEATURES
74
AUDIO FEATURES
69
OTHER FEATURES
81
CONNECTIVITY
87
FORMAT SUPPORT
51
OVERALL
79

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 Sony KD-65A89 Sony KD-65AG8
BrandSonySony
CountryUKUK
Series 2A85/A87/A89 SeriesAG8
ModelKD-65A89KD-65AG8
Release Year20202019
Size65"65"
Bezel ColorBlackBlack
Smart TVYesYes
DISPLAY Sony KD-65A89 Sony KD-65AG8
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 TypeOLEDOLED
ContrastInfinite ContrastInfinite Contrast
ColorTRILUMINOS™ DisplayTRILUMINOS™ Display
Viewing AnglePerfect Viewing AnglePerfect Viewing Angle
Panel Bit Depth10 bits10 bits
Color Depth1.07 Billion1.07 Billion
VIDEO Sony KD-65A89 Sony KD-65AG8
3D CapabilityNoNo
HDR10YesYes
HDR10+NoNo
Dolby VisionYesYes
Dolby Vision IQNoNo
HLGYesYes
Advanced HDR by Technicolor®NoNo
IMAX EnhancedYesYes
AMD Freesync™NoNo
NVidia G-SyncNoNo
4K HFRYesNo
2K HFRNoNo
VRRYesNo
HGIG CompatibilityNoNo
Picture ProcessorX1™ UltimateX1™ Extreme
Frame Interploation TechniqueX-Motion ClarityMotionflow™ XR
Filmmaker ModeNoNo
X-Reality™ PROYes 4KYes 4K
Dual database processingYesYes
Object-based Super ResolutionYesNo
Live Color™ Tech0logyYesYes
Precision Color MappingYesYes
Super bit mapping™ 4K HDRYesYes
Contrast EnhancementYes Dynamic Contrast EnhancerYes Dynamic Contrast Enhancer
Object-based HDR remasterYesYes
Pixel Contrast BoosterYesYes
Auto Low Latency ModeYesNo
AUDIO Sony KD-65A89 Sony KD-65AG8
Speaker TypeAcoustic Surface Audio+™ (Actuator x2 + Subwoofer x2)Acoustic Surface Audio+™ (Actuator x2 + Subwoofer x2)
Speaker Power Rating10 W + 10 W + 5 W + 5 W10 W + 10 W + 10 W + 10 W
Clear PhaseYesYes
Simulated Surround SoundS-Force Front SurroundS-Force Front Surround
TV Center Speaker ModeNoNo
Dolby AtmosYesYes
Dolby DigitalYesYes
Dolby Digital PlusYesYes
DTS Digital SurroundYesYes
WiSA ReadyNoNo
CONNECTIVITY Sony KD-65A89 Sony KD-65AG8
Ethernet InputYesYes
Ethernet Standard10BASE-T/100BASE-TX10BASE-T/100BASE-TX
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 Version4.24.1
Smartphone ConnectivityChromecast built-inChromecast built-in
Video & TV SideView (iOS/Android)
ChromecastYesYes
Google HomeYesYes
Virtual AssistantYes Google AssistantYes Google Assistant
Works with AlexaYesYes
HDMI Inputs44
HDMI Version2.12.0b
HDMI Audio Return Channel (ARC)Yes eARCYes eARC
HDCP Version2.32.3
HDMI-CECYes BRAVIA SyncYes BRAVIA Sync
USB Inputs33
USB 3.0 Ports11
RF (Terrestrial / Cable ) Inputs11
IF (Satellite) Inputs22
Component InputsNoNo
Composite Inputs1 via A/V 3.5mm input1 via A/V 3.5mm input
RCA Audio OutputsNoNo
3.5mm headphone Audio OutputYesYes
Optical Audio OutputYesYes
RS-232C RemoteNoNo
DLNAYesYes
OTHER Sony KD-65A89 Sony KD-65AG8
CPU Cores44
Storage16 GB16 GB
Operating SystemAndroid Android
Internet BrowserVewdVewd
Content BarNoNo
Voice CommandYesYes
Light SensorYesYes
Electronic Program Guide (EPG)YesYes
Application StoreYes Google Play StoreYes Google Play Store
TeletextYesYes
Auto Calibration with CalMANYesNo
Picture-In-PictureNoNo
Closed Captions(Analog) No
(Digital) Subtitle
(Analog) No
(Digital) Subtitle
USB HDD RecordingYesYes
USB Drive Format SupportFAT16 / FAT32 / exFAT / NTFSFAT16 / FAT32 / exFAT / NTFS
VIDEO FORMATS Sony KD-65A89 Sony KD-65AG8
3GPPNoNo
AV1NoNo
AVIYesYes
ASFYesYes
DivXYesYes
Flash VideoNoNo
H.263YesYes
H.264YesYes
H.265YesYes
MKVYesYes
M2TSYesYes
MP4YesYes
MPEG-4NoNo
QuickTimeYesYes
RealVideoNoNo
TSNoNo
VC-1YesYes
VP7NoNo
VP8YesYes
VP9NoNo
VOBNoNo
VRONoNo
WebMYesYes
WMVYesYes
XvidYesYes
AUDIO FORMATS Sony KD-65A89 Sony KD-65AG8
AACNoNo
AC4NoNo
AIFFNoNo
ALACNoNo
APENoNo
aptXNoNo
eAAC+NoNo
EAC3NoNo
FLACYesYes
HE-AACNoNo
LPCMYesYes
M4AYesYes
MIDIYesYes
MP2NoNo
MP3YesYes
OGGNoNo
RealAudioNoNo
WMAYesYes
WAVYesYes
IMAGE FORMATS Sony KD-65A89 Sony KD-65AG8
BMPNoNo
GIFYesYes
JPEGYesYes
JPSNoNo
MPOYesYes
PNGYesYes
TUNER Sony KD-65A89 Sony KD-65AG8
Digital TunerYes 2Yes 2
SAT TunerYesYes
Analog TunerB/G,D/K,IB/G,D/K,I
Digital Terrestrial TV SystemDVB-T/T2DVB-T/T2
Digital Cable TV SystemDVB-CDVB-C
Digital SAT TV SystemDVB-S/S2DVB-S/S2
Color systemPAL / SECAM / NTSC3.58 / NTSC4.43PAL / SECAM / NTSC3.58 / NTSC4.43
CI+Yes 1.4Yes 1.4
FM RadioNoNo
GENERAL Sony KD-65A89 Sony KD-65AG8
Energy EfficiencyAB
Power SupplyAC 220 V - 240 V, 50 HzAC 220 V - 240 V, 50 Hz
Power Consumption (Typical)479 W487 W
Power Consumption (In Standby)0.5 W0.5 W
Dimension Without Stand (W x H x D)1,448 x 836 x 52 mm1.450 x 834 x 51 mm (57 1/8 x 32 7/8 x 2 1/8 in)
Dimension With Stand (W x H x D)1,448 x 863 x 295 mm1.450 x 854 x 290 mm (57 1/8 x 33 5/8 x 11 1/2 in)
Stand SizeWidth: 855 mmWidth: 657 mm (25 7/8 in)
Dimension of Package (W x H x D)1,584 x 958 x 184 mm1.636 x 961 x 185 mm (64 1/2 x 37 7/8 x 7 3/8 in)
One Connect BoxNoNo
VESA Wall MountYesYes
VESA Hole Pitch (W x H)300 x 300 mm300 x 300 mm (11 7/8 x 11 7/8")
Weight Without Stand21.8 kg20.3 kg (44.8 lbs)
Weight With Stand23.2 kg22.5 kg (49.6 lbs)
Weight of Package (Gross)32 kg32 kg (70.5 lbs)
ACCESSORIES Sony KD-65A89 Sony KD-65AG8
Optional AccessoriesWallmount Bracket (SU-WL450(Terminal access limitation), SU-WL850(Refer to Country/Area Handling Chart))Depends on country selectionWallmount Bracket (SU-WL450(Terminal access limitation), SU-WL850)Depends on country selection
WARRANTY Sony KD-65A89 Sony KD-65AG8
Warranty1 Year1 Year

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