Comparison between:
- 48.5" Sony XBR-49X900F
- 48.5" Panasonic TX-49GXW904
- 48.5" Sony KD-49XG9005
- 48.5" Metz Micos 49 TX68 UHD twin R

Brand, series, model

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

Sony XBR-49X900FPanasonic TX-49GXW904Sony KD-49XG9005Metz Micos 49 TX68 UHD twin R
SeriesX900FGX900XG90Micos
Sony XBR-49X900FPanasonic TX-49GXW904Sony KD-49XG9005Metz Micos 49 TX68 UHD twin R
Model year2018201920192017

Display

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

Size class48.5 in48.5 in48.5 in48.5 in
Diagonal1231 mm
123.1 cm
48.4646 in
4.0387 ft
1231 mm
123.1 cm
48.4646 in
4.0387 ft
1231 mm
123.1 cm
48.4646 in
4.0387 ft
1231 mm
123.1 cm
48.4646 in
4.0387 ft
Width1072.91 mm
107.291 cm
42.2405 in
3.52 ft
1072.91 mm
107.291 cm
42.2405 in
3.52 ft
1072.91 mm
107.291 cm
42.2405 in
3.52 ft
1072.91 mm
107.291 cm
42.2405 in
3.52 ft
Height603.512 mm
60.3512 cm
23.7603 in
1.98 ft
603.512 mm
60.3512 cm
23.7603 in
1.98 ft
603.512 mm
60.3512 cm
23.7603 in
1.98 ft
603.512 mm
60.3512 cm
23.7603 in
1.98 ft
Panel typeVAIPSVA-
Panel bit depth10 bits10 bits (8 bits + FRC)10 bits (8 bits + FRC)10 bits (8 bits + FRC)
FRC-YesYesYes
Colors1073741824 colors
30 bits
1073741824 colors
30 bits
1073741824 colors
30 bits
1073741824 colors
30 bits
Aspect ratio1.778:1
16:9
1.778:1
16:9
1.778:1
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
3840 x 2160 pixels
Ultra HD (UHD) / 4K / 2160p
3840 x 2160 pixels
Ultra HD (UHD) / 4K / 2160p
Pixel pitch0.279 mm
0.0279 cm
0.011 in
0.0009 ft
0.279 mm
0.0279 cm
0.011 in
0.0009 ft
0.279 mm
0.0279 cm
0.011 in
0.0009 ft
0.279 mm
0.0279 cm
0.011 in
0.0009 ft
Pixel density91 ppi
35 ppcm
91 ppi
35 ppcm
91 ppi
35 ppcm
91 ppi
35 ppcm
Display area94.18 %92.69 %94.18 %85.45 %
BacklightDirect LED (Full-Array Local Dimming)Edge LEDDirect LED (Full-Array Local Dimming)Edge LED
DCI P3-90 %--
Peak brightness---380 cd/m²
Dynamic contrast---7000000 : 1
HDRDolby Vision
HDR10
HLG (Hybrid Log Gamma)
HDR10
HDR10+
HLG (Hybrid Log Gamma)
Dolby Vision
HLG Photo
HDR10
HLG (Hybrid Log Gamma)
Dolby Vision
-
Horizontal viewing angle178 °178 °178 °178 °
Vertical viewing angle178 °178 °178 °178 °
Minimum response time---5 ms
0.0050 s

3D

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

3DNoNoNoNo

Frequencies

Information about the horizontal and vertical refresh rates/frequencies.

Vertical frequency (digital)100 Hz / 120 Hz50 Hz / 60 Hz100 Hz / 120 Hz50 Hz / 60 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 XRBacklight Motion RateMotionflow XRMetzVision
Interpolation value9601600-400
Interpolation measurement unitXRBMRXRMV

Power supply and consumption

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

110V100 V - 120 V---
220V-220 V - 240 V220 V - 240 V220 V - 240 V
Alternating current frequency50 Hz - 60 Hz50 Hz - 60 Hz50 Hz - 60 Hz50 Hz - 60 Hz
Power consumption (off)-0.3 W-0.15 W
Power consumption (sleep)0.5 W0.5 W0.5 W0.5 W
Power consumption (average)-67 W114 W90 W
Power consumption (maximum)177 W179 W199 W-
Power consumption (annual)-93 kWh158 kWh-
Energy efficiency class-A+BA

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.

Width1093 mm
109.3 cm
43.0315 in
3.586 ft
1095 mm
109.5 cm
43.1102 in
3.5925 ft
1093 mm
109.3 cm
43.0315 in
3.586 ft
1095 mm
109.5 cm
43.1102 in
3.5925 ft
Height629 mm
62.9 cm
24.7638 in
2.0636 ft
638 mm
63.8 cm
25.1181 in
2.0932 ft
629 mm
62.9 cm
24.7638 in
2.0636 ft
692 mm
69.2 cm
27.2441 in
2.2703 ft
Depth69 mm
6.9 cm
2.7165 in
0.2264 ft
44 mm
4.4 cm
1.7323 in
0.1444 ft
69 mm
6.9 cm
2.7165 in
0.2264 ft
77 mm
7.7 cm
3.0315 in
0.2526 ft
Weight13.6 kg
29.98 lbs
15.5 kg
34.17 lbs
13.5 kg
29.76 lbs
19.2 kg
42.33 lbs
Width with stand1093 mm
109.3 cm
43.0315 in
3.586 ft
1095 mm
109.5 cm
43.1102 in
3.5925 ft
1093 mm
109.3 cm
43.0315 in
3.586 ft
1095 mm
109.5 cm
43.1102 in
3.5925 ft
Height with stand694 mm
69.4 cm
27.3228 in
2.2769 ft
690 mm
69 cm
27.1654 in
2.2638 ft
699 mm
69.9 cm
27.5197 in
2.2933 ft
741 mm
74.1 cm
29.1732 in
2.4311 ft
Depth with stand268 mm
26.8 cm
10.5512 in
0.8793 ft
197 mm
19.7 cm
7.7559 in
0.6463 ft
274 mm
27.4 cm
10.7874 in
0.899 ft
300 mm
30 cm
11.811 in
0.9843 ft
Weight with stand14.5 kg
31.97 lbs
16 kg
35.27 lbs
14.6 kg
32.19 lbs
22 kg
48.5 lbs
Box width-1195 mm
119.5 cm
47.0472 in
3.9206 ft
1186 mm
118.6 cm
46.6929 in
3.8911 ft
-
Box height-761 mm
76.1 cm
29.9606 in
2.4967 ft
748 mm
74.8 cm
29.4488 in
2.4541 ft
-
Box depth-156 mm
15.6 cm
6.1417 in
0.5118 ft
185 mm
18.5 cm
7.2835 in
0.607 ft
-
Box weight-20 kg
44.09 lbs
19 kg
41.89 lbs
-
ColorsBlackSilverBlackBlack

Ergonomics

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

VESA mountYesYesYesYes
VESA interface200 x 200 mm200 x 200 mm200 x 200 mm200 x 300 mm
Removable standYesYesYesYes
Height adjustmentNoNoNoNo
Landscape/portrait pivotNoNoNoNo
Left/right swivelNoNoNoNo
Forward/backward tiltNoNoNoNo
Stand width - 987 mm-Stand width - 1012 mm-

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)
ATSC
Clear QAM
DVB-T
Analog (NTSC/PAL/SECAM)
DVB-T2
DVB-C
DVB-S2
DVB-T2 HD
Analog (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
DVB-T2 HD

System on Chip (SoC)

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

SoCMediaTek MT5891-MediaTek MT5891-
Processor (CPU)ARM Cortex-A53-ARM Cortex-A53-
CPU cores4-4-
CPU frequency1100 MHz---
GPUARM Mali-T860 MP2-ARM Mali-G71-
GPU cores2---
GPU frequency700 MHz---
RAM capacity2 GB-2 GB-
Storage16 GB-8 GB500 GB

OS, apps and software features

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

Operating system (OS)Android 7.0 Nougat
Android 8.0 Oreo
my Home Screen 4.0Android 8.0 Oreo
Android 9.0 Pie
Smart TV

Audio

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

Speakers2 x 10 W2 x 10 W2 x 10 W2 x 20 W
2 x Full range (25 x 90 mm)
2 CH down firing
Bass reflex
DTS Digital Surround
Dolby Digital Plus
Dolby Pulse
Cinema Surround Pro
Dolby Atmos
2 x Tweeter
Bass reflex
DTS Digital Surround
Dolby Digital Plus
Dolby Atmos
Dolby Digital Plus
Front firing
MetzSounfPro

Camera

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

CameraNoNoNoNo

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
Bluetooth
Wi-Fi Direct
DLNA
LAN
Wi-Fi
802.11a
802.11b
802.11g
802.11n
802.11n 5GHz
802.11ac
Bluetooth
Wi-Fi Direct
DLNA
LAN
Wi-Fi
802.11a
802.11b
802.11g
802.11n
802.11n 5GHz
802.11ac
Wi-Fi Direct
DLNA
Bluetooth 4.1
LAN
Wi-Fi
802.11a
802.11b
802.11g
802.11n
802.11n 5GHz
802.11ac

Connectivity

Available connectivity ports, slots and interfaces.

Connectivity2 x USB 2.0 (max 0.5 A)
1 x USB 3.0 (max 0.9 A)
1 x Ethernet RJ45
4 x HDMI 2.0 (ARC; CEC)
1 x Cable/Antenna In (Main; 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 RS232 (C)
1 x IR Out
2 x USB 2.0 (max 0.5 A)
1 x USB 3.0 (max 0.9 A)
1 x Ethernet RJ45
3 x HDMI 2.0 (ARC; CEC)
1 x Satellite In (Sub; F-type female)
1 x Satellite In (Main; F-type female)
1 x AV Composite In (Video + L/R)
1 x AV Component In (YPbPr + L/R)
1 x Optical Audio Out
1 x 3.5 mm Audio Out
1 x Antenna (RF) (female)
2 x CI+ 1.4
2 x USB 2.0 (max 0.5 A)
1 x USB 3.0 (max 0.9 A)
1 x Ethernet RJ45
4 x HDMI 2.0 (eARC; CEC)
1 x Satellite In (Main; F-type female)
1 x Satellite In (Sub; 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
1 x IR Out
1 x USB 2.0
1 x USB 3.0
1 x Ethernet RJ45
4 x HDMI 2.0 (ARC)
1 x Satellite In (Main; F-type female)
1 x Satellite In (Sub; F-type female)
1 x SCART (via adapter)
1 x S/PDIF
1 x 3.5 mm Audio Out
1 x Antenna (RF) (female)
2 x CI+ 1.3
High-bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP) 2.2
BRAVIA Sync (HDMI-CEC)
High-bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP) 2.2
Viera Link (HDMI-CEC)
Auto Low Latency Mode (ALLM)
High-bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP) 2.3
BRAVIA Sync (HDMI-CEC)
Enhanced Audio Return Channel (eARC)
High-bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP) 2.2

Features

Some additional functional features of the model.

Features4K X-Reality Pro
ClearAudio+
Clear Phase Speaker
DSEE (Digital Sound Enhancement Engine)
Dual database processing
Dynamic Backlight Control
Dynamic Contrast Enhancer
Image Processor - X1 Extreme
Light sensor
Live Color Technology
Local Dimming
Object-based HDR remaster
Precision Color Mapping
S-Force Front Surround sound
Super Bit mapping 4K HDR
Triluminos Display
Voice command
X-Motion Clarity
X-tended Dynamic Range Pro
Brilliant Contrast
Dynamic HDR Effect
HDR Cinema
HDR Brightness Enhancer
Image Processor - HCX Intelligent Processor
Light sensor
Local Dimming
Picture-at-Picture
Picture-and-Text
Picture-in-Picture
PVR
Switch Design
TV Anywhere
Voice command
Wide Colour Spectrum
4K X-Reality Pro
ClearAudio+
Clear Phase Speaker
Dual database processing
Dynamic Backlight Control
Dynamic Contrast Enhancer
Light sensor
Live Color Technology
Local Dimming
Precision Color Mapping
PVR
S-Force Front Surround sound
Super Bit mapping 4K HDR
Triluminos Display
Voice command
X-Motion Clarity
X-tended Dynamic Range Pro
Dynamic Motion Correction
Light sensor
Picture-in-Picture
PVR
twin R - build-in digital recorder

Image file formats

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

Image file formatsJPEG
GIF
PNG
MPO
JPEG
GIF
PNG
MPO
JPEG
GIF
PNG
MPO
JPEG
PNG

Audio file formats

Smart TV sets allow playing different audio file formats.

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

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
3GPP
AVI
Flash Video
H.263
H.264
H.265
MKV
QuickTime
MP4
TS
VP9
VOB
VRO
WMV
AVCHD
AVI
DivX
H.263
H.264
H.265
MKV
QuickTime
M2TS
MP4
WebM
WMV
Xvid
3GPP
AVI
H.263
H.264
MKV
MP4
Xvid

Certificates, standards and licenses

Licenses from regulatory agencies, standards, certificates.

Certificates, standards and licensesENERGY STAR
UL/cUL
-ENERGY STAR
UL/cUL
-

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 - 35 °C
32 °F - 95 °F
0 °C - 40 °C
32 °F - 104 °F
-
Operating humidity10 % - 80 %20 % - 80 %10 % - 80 %-

Accessories

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

AccessoriesIR extender cable
Remote control - RMF-TX310U
-IR extender cableRemote control - RM18
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