Vizio PX65-G1 Review and Specs

Vizio PX65-G1 (USA version)

SCORE:
73

Highlights

  • 4K UHD (3840 x 2160) LCD Display
  • HDR10, Dolby Vision, HLG support
  • Full Array Local Dimming
  • Quantum Color Spectrum
  • Ethernet, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth

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Vizio PX65-G1 Overview

Vizio PX65-G1 was introduced in 2019. It has a LCD screen with 4K UHD (3840 x 2160) resolution and 100 Hz/120 Hz refresh rate. The TV is HDR compatible and can reach 3000 nits of peak brightness. It supports HDR10, Dolby Vision and HLG.

We give Vizio PX65-G1 TV 73 overall score out of 100. Our ranking system is based on the display specifications, video, audio and other features, connectivity and format support.

DISPLAY
77
VIDEO FEATURES
81
AUDIO FEATURES
72
OTHER FEATURES
37
CONNECTIVITY
80
FORMAT SUPPORT
52
OVERALL
73

Pros and Cons

In this section we highlight pros and cons of Vizio PX65-G1.

The TV has strengths such as High Refresh Rate, Color Depth, Dynamic Contrast Ratio, HDR10, Dolby Vision and HLG. And it has weaknesses sush as Low Number of Local Dimming Zones, Limited Viewing Angle, no 3D Capability, no HDR10+, no Advanced HDR by Technicolor®, no IMAX Enhanced, no AMD Freesync™, no NVidia G-Sync, no 4K HFR, no 2K HFR, no VRR, no HGIG Compatibility, no Filmmaker Mode, no WiSA Ready and no NEXTGEN TV (ATSC 3.0).

PROS
High Refresh Rate 👍
Color Depth 👍
Dynamic Contrast Ratio 👍
HDR10 👍
Dolby Vision 👍
HLG 👍
CONS
Low Number of Local Dimming Zones 👎
Limited Viewing Angle 👎
No 3D Capability 👎
No HDR10+ 👎
No Advanced HDR by Technicolor® 👎
No IMAX Enhanced 👎
No AMD Freesync™ 👎
No NVidia G-Sync 👎
No 4K HFR 👎
No 2K HFR 👎
No VRR 👎
No HGIG Compatibility 👎
No Filmmaker Mode 👎
No WiSA Ready 👎
No NEXTGEN TV (ATSC 3.0) 👎

Selected Features

QLED Display with VA Panel

Vizio PX65-G1 has a QLED display which is a LED backlight LCD display with additional semiconductor nanocrystal layer that can produce pure monochromatic red, green, and blue light. Quantum dot displays are capable of producing wider color gamut compared to OLED displays and can even achieve a full coverage of BT.2020 color gamut. And together with Vertical Alignment (VA) type panel their contrast is comparable to the OLED displays with nearly perfect black levels.

Full-Array Local Dimming

The TV has Full-Array Local Dimming technology with multiple zones throughout the display. Individual zones of LEDs can light up independently which enhances black levels, shadow details and decreases level of light bleed in dark parts of the image. This gives higher contrast with increased picture quality which is very important for HDR reproduction. Higher number of zones gives better control over local dimming and less blooming around the bright objects and subtitles.

Detailed Specifications

In this section we present all the features and specifications available for Vizio PX65-G1.

BASICS
BrandVizio
Country VersionUSA
SeriesP Quantum X
ModelPX65-G1
Release Year2019
Size65"
Smart TV
DISPLAY
Actual Size (Diagonal)64.5"
Resolution4K UHD (3840 x 2160)
Refresh Rate100 Hz/120 Hz
Screen DesignFlat
Display TechnologyLCD
Panel TypeVA
Backlight TypeQLED
LED TypeDirect LED
Backlight DimmingFull Array Local Dimming
Backlight NameFull Array LED
Number of Local Dimming Zones384
ColorQuantum Color Spectrum
Viewing Angle
Panel Bit Depth10 bits
Color Depth1.07 billion
Peak Brightness3000 nits
Dynamic Contrast Ratio50000000∶1
VIDEO
3D Capability
HDR10
HDR10+
Dolby Vision
Dolby Vision IQ
HLG
Advanced HDR by Technicolor®
IMAX Enhanced
High Dynamic RangeUltraBright3000
AMD Freesync™
NVidia G-Sync
4K HFR
2K HFR
VRR
HGIG Compatibility
UpscalingSpatial Scaling Engine™
Frame Interploation TechniqueClear Action™
Frame Interpolation Frequency960 Hz
Black Frame Insertion
Filmmaker Mode
Auto Low Latency Mode
AUDIO
Speaker Power Rating2 x 10 W
Dolby Digital Plus
DTS StudioSound™ II
DTS TruSurround
DTS TruVolume™
WiSA Ready
CONNECTIVITY
Ethernet Input
Wi-Fi
Wi-Fi Frequency2.4 GHz, 5 GHz
Wi-Fi ProtocolIEEE802.11ac/a/b/g/n
Bluetooth
Chromecast Built-In
Google Home
Virtual Assistant Google Assistant
Works with Alexa
HDMI Inputs5
HDMI Version2.0a
HDMI Audio Return Channel (ARC)
HDCP Version2.2
HDMI-CEC
USB Inputs1
USB 3.0 Ports
RF (Terrestrial / Cable ) Inputs1
IF (Satellite) Inputs
Component Inputs1
Composite Inputs1
RCA Audio Outputs
3.5mm headphone Audio Output
Optical Audio Output
RS-232C Remote
DLNA
OTHER
SoCV8 Octa-Core Processor
CPU Cores4
Operating SystemVIZIO SmartCast™
Voice Command
Mobile AppVizio SmartCast Mobile™ app
Teletext
On-Screen Display LanguagesEnglish, Spanish, French
VIDEO FORMATS
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
AAC
AC4
AIFF
ALAC
APE
aptX
eAAC+
EAC3
FLAC
HE-AAC
LPCM
M4A
MIDI
MP2
MP3
OGG
RealAudio
WMA
WAV
IMAGE FORMATS
BMP
GIF
JPEG
JPS
MPO
PNG
TUNER
Digital Tuner 1
SAT Tuner
Analog TunerNTSC-M
NEXTGEN TV (ATSC 3.0)
Digital Terrestrial TV SystemATSC
Digital Cable TV SystemClear QAM
Color systemNTSC / PAL / SECAM
GENERAL
Power SupplyAC 120 V, 60 Hz
Power Consumption (Typical)251 W
Power Consumption (In Standby)0.5 W
Dimension Without Stand (W x H x D)56.96" x 32.72" x 2.72" (1446.8mm x 831.1mm x 69.1mm)
Dimension With Stand (W x H x D)56.96" x 35.11" x 11.81" (1446.8mm x 891.8mm x 300.0mm)
Dimension of Package (W x H x D)62.99" x 39.17" x 6.85" (1599.9mm x 994.9mm x 174.0mm)
VESA Wall Mount
VESA Dimensions (W x H)400 mm x 400 mm
Weight Without Stand54.06 lbs / 24.52 kg
Weight With Stand54.90 lbs / 24.90 kg
Weight of Package (Gross)72.69 lbs / 32.97 kg
ACCESSORIES
RemoteXRT136
WARRANTY
Warranty1 Year Parts & Labor

Successor

The 2019 P Quantum X series has a successor - 2020 P Quantum X series. Let us now display the major changes that the successor brought.

UPGRADES Vizio P65QX-H1 Vizio PX65-G1
HDR10+
AMD Freesync™
4K HFR
2K HFR
VRR

For this comparison we chose 65" version of the successor - model P65QX-H1. For more detailed comparison between the two please visit Vizio PX65-G1 vs Vizio P65QX-H1 where you can also choose different size and country models to compare.

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