Sony XBR-85X950G vs Sony XBR-75X940E Detailed Comparison
SCORE:
78
SCORE:
75

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Overview

Here we are comparing Sony XBR-85X950G to Sony XBR-75X940E 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.

Sony XBR-85X950G Highlights

Sony XBR-75X940E Highlights

  • 4K UHD (3840 x 2160) LCD Display
  • HDR10, Dolby Vision, HLG support
  • Full Array Local Dimming
  • TRILUMINOS™ Display
  • X-Wide Angle
  • X1™ Ultimate Processor
  • Ethernet, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth
  • 4K UHD (3840 x 2160) LCD Display
  • HDR10, Dolby Vision, HLG support
  • Full Array Local Dimming
  • TRILUMINOS™ Display
  • X1™ Extreme Processor
  • Ethernet, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth

We have evaluated the TVs from available features and specifications. Sony XBR-85X950G gets higher overall score in our ranking system which is based on the display specifications, video, audio and other features, connectivity and format support.

Sony XBR-85X950G

Sony XBR-75X940E

DISPLAY
80
VIDEO FEATURES
84
AUDIO FEATURES
65
OTHER FEATURES
61
CONNECTIVITY
92
FORMAT SUPPORT
50
OVERALL
78
DISPLAY
73
VIDEO FEATURES
81
AUDIO FEATURES
59
OTHER FEATURES
65
CONNECTIVITY
93
FORMAT SUPPORT
56
OVERALL
75

Advantage of Sony XBR-85X950G over Sony XBR-75X940E

This section shows the features and specifications which are the reason to choose Sony XBR-85X950G over Sony XBR-75X940E.

Sony XBR-85X950G Sony XBR-75X940E
Viewing Angle X-Wide Angle
IMAX Enhanced
2K HFR
Object-based Super Resolution
Dolby Atmos
Dolby AC-4
Newer Bluetooth Version 4.2 4.1
Virtual Assistant Google Assistant
HDMI Version 2.1 2.0
HDMI Audio Return Channel (ARC) eARC
HDCP Version 2.3 2.2
More RAM 3 GB 2 GB

Advantage of Sony XBR-75X940E over Sony XBR-85X950G

This section shows the features and specifications which are the reason to choose Sony XBR-75X940E over Sony XBR-85X950G.

Sony XBR-85X950G Sony XBR-75X940E
Higher Contrast Ratio 5000∶1 11600∶1
Higher Speaker Power Rating 10 W + 10 W 10 W + 10 W + 10 W + 10 W + 10 W + 10 W
Sound Processing ClearAudio+
Component Inputs 1 (hybrid with Composite)
Composite Inputs 1 via A/V 3.5mm input 2 (1 via A/V 3.5mm input/1 hybrid with Component)
Content Bar
ASF
VC-1
VP8

Common Strengths of Sony XBR-85X950G and Sony XBR-75X940E

STRENGTHS Sony XBR-85X950G Sony XBR-75X940E
High Refresh Rate 100 Hz/120 Hz 100 Hz/120 Hz
Backlight Name N/A N/A
Color Depth 1.07 Billion 1.07 Billion
Contrast Ratio 5000∶1 11600∶1
HDR10
Dolby Vision
HLG
DSEE
Clear Phase
DTS Digital Surround

Common Weaknesses of Sony XBR-85X950G and Sony XBR-75X940E

WEAKNESSES Sony XBR-85X950G Sony XBR-75X940E
No 3D Capability
No HDR10+
No Advanced HDR by Technicolor®
No AMD Freesync™
No NVidia G-Sync
No 4K HFR
No VRR
No HGIG Compatibility
Weak Picture Processor X1™ Ultimate X1™ Extreme
No Filmmaker Mode
No TV Center Speaker Mode
No WiSA Ready
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 - Sony XBR-85X950G and here - Sony XBR-75X940E.

BASICS Sony XBR-85X950G Sony XBR-75X940E
BrandSonySony
Country VersionUSAUSA
SeriesX950GX940E
ModelXBR-85X950GXBR-75X940E
Release Year20192017
Size85"75"
Smart TV
DISPLAY Sony XBR-85X950G Sony XBR-75X940E
Actual Size (Diagonal)85" (214.8 cm)74.5" (189.3 cm)
Resolution4K UHD (3840 x 2160)4K UHD (3840 x 2160)
Refresh Rate100 Hz/120 Hz100 Hz/120 Hz
Screen DesignFlatFlat
Display TechnologyLCDLCD
Panel TypeVAVA
Backlight TypeLEDLED
LED TypeDirect LEDDirect LED
Backlight DimmingFull Array Local DimmingFull Array Local Dimming
ColorTRILUMINOS™ DisplayTRILUMINOS™ Display
Viewing AngleX-Wide Angle
Panel Bit Depth10 bits10 bits
Color Depth1.07 Billion1.07 Billion
DCI P3 Color Space Coverage95%95%
Contrast Ratio5000∶111600∶1
VIDEO Sony XBR-85X950G Sony XBR-75X940E
3D Capability
HDR10
HDR10+
Dolby Vision
Dolby Vision IQ
HLG
Advanced HDR by Technicolor®
IMAX Enhanced
High Dynamic RangeX-tended Dynamic Range™ PROX-tended Dynamic Range™ PRO 10x XDR Contrast
AMD Freesync™
NVidia G-Sync
4K HFR
2K HFR
VRR
HGIG Compatibility
Picture ProcessorX1™ UltimateX1™ Extreme
Frame Interploation TechniqueMotionflow™ XRMotionflow™ XR 960
Black Frame Insertion
Filmmaker Mode
X-Reality™ PRO 4K 4K
Dual database processing
Object-based Super Resolution
Live Color™ Technology
Precision Color Mapping
Super bit mapping™ 4K HDR
Contrast Enhancement Dynamic Contrast Enhancer Dynamic Contrast Enhancer
Object-based HDR remaster
Auto Low Latency Mode
AUDIO Sony XBR-85X950G Sony XBR-75X940E
Speaker Type and ConfigurationFull Range Bass Reflex x2 + Tweeter x2Front-face 3-way speaker (tweeter/mid-range/woofer)
Speaker Power Rating10 W + 10 W10 W + 10 W + 10 W + 10 W + 10 W + 10 W
DSEE
Sound ProcessingClearAudio+
Clear Phase
Simulated Surround SoundS-Force Front SurroundS-Force Front Surround
TV Center Speaker Mode
Dolby Atmos
Dolby Digital
Dolby Digital Plus
Dolby Pulse
Dolby AC-4
DTS Digital Surround
WiSA Ready
CONNECTIVITY Sony XBR-85X950G Sony XBR-75X940E
Ethernet Input
Ethernet Standard10BASE-T/100BASE-TX10BASE-T/100BASE-TX
Wi-Fi
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 Version4.24.1
Smartphone ConnectivityChromecast built-in
Video & TV SideView (iOS/Android)
Chromecast built-in
Screen mirroring (Miracast™)
Video & TV SideView (iOS/Android)
Chromecast
Google Home
Virtual Assistant Google Assistant
Works with Alexa
HDMI Inputs44
HDMI Version2.12.0
HDMI Audio Return Channel (ARC) eARC
HDCP Version2.32.2
HDMI-CEC BRAVIA Sync BRAVIA Sync
USB Inputs33
USB 3.0 Ports11
RF (Terrestrial / Cable ) Inputs11
IF (Satellite) Inputs
Component Inputs1 (hybrid with Composite)
Composite Inputs1 via A/V 3.5mm input2 (1 via A/V 3.5mm input/1 hybrid with Component)
RCA Audio Outputs
3.5mm headphone Audio Output
Optical Audio Output
RS-232C Remote
DLNA
OTHER Sony XBR-85X950G Sony XBR-75X940E
SoCMediaTek MT5893MediaTek MT5891
CPUARM Cortex-A73ARM Cortex-A53
CPU Cores44
CPU Frequency1500 MHz1100 MHz
GPUARM Mali-G71ARM Mali-T860 MP2
RAM3 GB2 GB
Storage16 GB16 GB
Operating SystemAndroid Android
Internet BrowserVewdOpera
Content Bar
Voice Command
Light Sensor
Electronic Program Guide (EPG)
Application Store Google Play Store Google Play Store
Teletext
Picture-In-Picture
Closed Captions(Analog) Closed Caption
(Digital) Closed Caption
(Analog) Closed Caption
(Digital) Closed Caption
USB HDD Recording
USB Drive Format SupportFAT16 / FAT32 / exFAT / NTFSFAT16 / FAT32 / exFAT / NTFS
VIDEO FORMATS Sony XBR-85X950G Sony XBR-75X940E
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 Sony XBR-85X950G Sony XBR-75X940E
AAC
AC4
AIFF
ALAC
APE
aptX
eAAC+
EAC3
FLAC
HE-AAC
LPCM
M4A
MIDI
MP2
MP3
OGG
RealAudio
WMA
WAV
IMAGE FORMATS Sony XBR-85X950G Sony XBR-75X940E
BMP
GIF
JPEG
JPS
MPO
PNG
TUNER Sony XBR-85X950G Sony XBR-75X940E
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 / NTSC3.58 / NTSC4.43PAL / SECAM / NTSC3.58 / NTSC4.43
FM Radio
GENERAL Sony XBR-85X950G Sony XBR-75X940E
Power SupplyAC 120 V, 60 Hz120 V AC, 60 Hz
Power Consumption (Typical)417 W482 W
Power Consumption (In Standby)0.5 W0.5 W
Dimension Without Stand (W x H x D)75 1/4" x 43 3/8" x 2 7/8"
1.910x1.099x73 mm
1673 mm x 962 mm x 62 mm
65-7/8" x 37-7/8" x 2-1/2"
Dimension With Stand (W x H x D)75 1/4 x 46 1/2 x 16 1/4
1.910x1.179x412 mm
1673 mm x 1037 mm x 325 mm
65-7/8" x 40-7/8" x 12-7/8"
Stand SizeWidth: 69 5/8 inch/1.766 mmWidth: 510 mm (20-1/8")
Dimension of Package (W x H x D)79 7/8 x 48 1/2 x 11 1/4
2.026 x 1.231 x 284 mm
1778 mm x 1085 mm x 243 mm
70-1/8" x 42-3/4" x 9-5/8"
One Connect Box
VESA Wall Mount
VESA Dimensions (W x H)400 mm x 400 mm
15-3/4" x 15-3/4"
400 mm x 300 mm
15-3/4" x 11-7/8"
Weight Without Stand101.4 lbs/46 kg42.8 kg (94.3 lbs)
Weight With Stand108 lbs (49 kg)47.6 kg (104.9 lbs)
Weight of Package (Gross)141 lbs (64 kg)61 kg (134.4 lbs)
WARRANTY Sony XBR-85X950G Sony XBR-75X940E
Warranty1 Year1 Year

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