Comparison between:
- 42.5" Sony KD-43XH8196
- 42.5" Sony KD-43X89K

Brand, series, model

Information about the brand, series, model and model aliases.

Sony KD-43XH8196Sony KD-43X89K
SeriesXH81X85K / X89K
Sony KD-43XH8196Sony KD-43X89K
Model alias-KD-43X85K
Model year20202022

Display

Information about the main characteristics of the display - panel, backlight, resolution, refresh rate, etc.

Size class42.5 in42.5 in
Diagonal1080 mm
108 cm
42.5197 in
3.5433 ft
1080 mm
108 cm
42.5197 in
3.5433 ft
Width941.184 mm
94.1184 cm
37.0545 in
3.0879 ft
941.184 mm
94.1184 cm
37.0545 in
3.0879 ft
Height529.416 mm
52.9416 cm
20.8431 in
1.7369 ft
529.416 mm
52.9416 cm
20.8431 in
1.7369 ft
Panel typeIPS-
Panel bit depth10 bits (8 bits + FRC)10 bits (8 bits + FRC)
FRCYesYes
Colors1073741824 colors
30 bits
1073741824 colors
30 bits
Aspect ratio1.778:1
16:9
1.778:1
16:9
Resolution3840 x 2160 pixels
Ultra HD (UHD) / 4K / 2160p
3840 x 2160 pixels
Ultra HD (UHD) / 4K / 2160p
Pixel pitch0.245 mm
0.0245 cm
0.0096 in
0.0008 ft
0.245 mm
0.0245 cm
0.0096 in
0.0008 ft
Pixel density103 ppi
40 ppcm
103 ppi
40 ppcm
Display area90.12 %91.81 %
BacklightEdge LEDDirect LED
HDRDolby Vision
HDR10
HLG (Hybrid Log Gamma)
Dolby Vision
HDR10
HLG (Hybrid Log Gamma)
Horizontal viewing angle178 °178 °
Vertical viewing angle178 °178 °

3D

3D displays use various technologies to achieve a 3D effect. Each of these technologies has its own advantages and drawbacks.

3DNoNo

Frequencies

Information about the horizontal and vertical refresh rates/frequencies.

Vertical frequency (digital)50 Hz / 60 Hz40 Hz - 120 Hz

Frame interpolation

Many smart TV sets use a technology for interpolating (inserting) of intermediate frames between existing ones in order to achieve more fluent visualization, especially for dynamic scenes.

Interpolation technologyMotionflow XRMotionflow XR
Interpolation value4001200
Interpolation measurement unitXR-
-X85K model - Motionflow XR 800/960 Hz

Power supply and consumption

Information about the power supply and consumption, energy efficiency class, etc.

110V-100 V - 120 V
220V220 V - 240 V220 V - 240 V
Alternating current frequency50 Hz - 60 Hz50 Hz - 60 Hz
Power consumption (sleep)0.5 W0.5 W
Power consumption (average)-60 W
Power consumption (maximum)108 W72 W
Power consumption (annual)-60 kWh
Energy efficiency classАG

Dimensions, weight and color

Information about the dimensions and the weight of the specific model with and without stand as well as the colors, in which it is offered to the market.

Width970 mm
97 cm
38.189 in
3.1824 ft
964 mm
96.4 cm
37.9528 in
3.1627 ft
Height570 mm
57 cm
22.4409 in
1.8701 ft
563 mm
56.3 cm
22.1654 in
1.8471 ft
Depth57 mm
5.7 cm
2.2441 in
0.187 ft
69 mm
6.9 cm
2.7165 in
0.2264 ft
Weight9.4 kg
20.72 lbs
10.2 kg
22.49 lbs
Width with stand970 mm
97 cm
38.189 in
3.1824 ft
964 mm
96.4 cm
37.9528 in
3.1627 ft
Height with stand630 mm
63 cm
24.8031 in
2.0669 ft
629 mm
62.9 cm
24.7638 in
2.0636 ft
Depth with stand286 mm
28.6 cm
11.2598 in
0.9383 ft
288 mm
28.8 cm
11.3386 in
0.9449 ft
Weight with stand9.8 kg
21.61 lbs
10.7 kg
23.59 lbs
Box width-1070 mm
107 cm
42.126 in
3.5105 ft
Box height-695 mm
69.5 cm
27.3622 in
2.2802 ft
Box depth-141 mm
14.1 cm
5.5512 in
0.4626 ft
Box weight-14 kg
30.86 lbs
Stand width-665 mm
66.5 cm
26.1811 in
2.1818 ft
Stand depth-288 mm
28.8 cm
11.3386 in
0.9449 ft
ColorsBlack
Silver
Black and Dark Silver

Ergonomics

Information about the ergonomic functions - height adjustment, swivel angles, tilt angles, etc.

VESA mountYesYes
VESA interface100 x 200 mm200 x 200 mm
Removable standYesYes
Height adjustmentNoYes
Height adjustment range-40 mm
4 cm
1.5748 in
0.1312 ft
Landscape/portrait pivotNoNo
Left/right swivelNoNo
Forward/backward tiltNoNo
Stand width - 544 mmMetal Slim Blade Stand

TV tuner

The TV tuner is a device, which allows the receiving and visualization of a certain type of television signal. There are tuners for digital, analog, cable and satellite television.

TV tunerAnalog (NTSC/PAL/SECAM)
DVB-T
DVB-T2
DVB-C
DVB-S
DVB-S2
Analog (NTSC/PAL/SECAM)
DVB-T
DVB-T2
DVB-C
DVB-S
DVB-S2

System on Chip (SoC)

Information about the central processor, graphic processor and the memory of the model.

Processor brand name-4K HDR Processor X1
SoCMediaTek MT5893-
Processor (CPU)ARM Cortex-A73-
CPU cores44
CPU frequency1500 MHz-
GPUARM Mali-G71-
RAM capacity2 GB-
Storage16 GB16 GB

OS, apps and software features

Information about the operating system, applications, various software features if available.

Operating system (OS)Android 9.0 PieGoogle TV (Android 11)

Audio

Information about the audio system - number and power of the built-in speakers, supported audio technologies.

Speakers2 x 10 W2 x 10 W
2.0 CH
Bass reflex
DTS Digital Surround
Dolby Audio
Dolby Atmos
2.0 CH
Ambient Optimization
Bass reflex speaker
X-Balanced speaker
DTS Digital Surround
Dolby Atmos
Dolby Audio
Room Compensation

Camera

Many contemporary desktop monitors and smart TV sets have built-in cameras.

CameraNoNo
-Optional BRAVIA CAM

Network

Supported network technologies and standards for exchanging data with other devices.

NetworkLAN
Wi-Fi
802.11a
802.11b
802.11g
802.11n
802.11n 5GHz
802.11ac
Wi-Fi Direct
DLNA
Bluetooth 4.2
LAN
Wi-Fi
802.11a
802.11b
802.11g
802.11n
802.11n 5GHz
802.11ac
Wi-Fi Direct
DLNA
Bluetooth 4.2

Connectivity

Available connectivity ports, slots and interfaces.

Connectivity2 x USB
1 x Ethernet RJ45
4 x HDMI 2.0 (ARC; CEC)
1 x Satellite In (F-type female)
1 x AV Composite In (Video + L/R)
1 x Optical Audio Out
1 x 3.5 mm Audio Out
1 x Antenna (RF) (female)
1 x CI+ 1.4
2 x USB
1 x Ethernet RJ45
2 x HDMI 2.0
2 x HDMI 2.1
1 x Satellite In (F-type female)
1 x AV Composite In 3.5 mm jack
1 x Optical Audio Out
1 x Antenna (RF) (female)
1 x CI+ 1.4
High-bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP) 2.3Audio Return Channel (ARC)
Auto Low Latency Mode (ALLM) on HDMI 3 and HDMI 4
Bravia Sync with HDMI-CEC
Enhanced Audio Return Channel (eARC)
High-bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP) 2.3
High Frame Rate (HFR) - 4K @ 120 Hz
Variable Refresh Rate (VRR) on HDMI 3 and HDMI 4

Features

Some additional functional features of the model.

Features4K X-Reality Pro
Alexa
Apple Airplay
Apple Homekit
Chromecast built-in
Dynamic Contrast Enhancer
Frame Dimming
Google Assistant
Image Processor - X1 4K HDR Processor
Light sensor
Live Color Technology
Object-based HDR remaster
Triluminos Display
Voice command
4K Upscaling
4K X-Reality PRO
Alexa
Amazon Prime Video
Apple Airplay
Apple Homekit
Apple TV
Auto Calibration with CalMAN
Auto HDR tone mapping
Auto genre picture mode
Bravia Core
Built-in mic switch
Chromecast built-in
Dynamic Backlight Control
Dynamic Contrast Enhancer
Frame Dimming
Google Assistant
Hands-free voice search
Light sensor
Live Color Technology
Object-based HDR remaster
Triluminos Pro Display

Image file formats

Smart TV sets allow the display of different image file formats.

Image file formatsJPEG
GIF
PNG
MPO
JPEG
GIF
PNG
MPO

Audio file formats

Smart TV sets allow playing different audio file formats.

Audio file formats/codecsFLAC
M4A
MIDI
MP3
WMA
WAV
LPCM
FLAC
M4A
MIDI
MP3
WMA
WAV
LPCM

Video file formats

Smart TV sets allow playing various video file formats.

Video file formats/codecsAVI
DivX
H.263
H.264
H.265
MKV
QuickTime
M2TS
MP4
WebM
WMV
Xvid
AVI
DivX
H.263
H.264
H.265
MKV
QuickTime
M2TS
MP4
WebM
WMV
Xvid

Operating and storage conditions

There are certain requirements for the environmental conditions, in which the display should be used and stored in order to function properly.

Operating temperature0 °C - 40 °C
32 °F - 104 °F
0 °C - 40 °C
32 °F - 104 °F
Operating humidity10 % - 80 %10 % - 80 %

Accessories

Often the packaging of desktop monitors and smart TV sets includes accessories for them.

AccessoriesVoice remote controlStandard remote control
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