Sony KD-48A9 : What is it worth?

What about the new Sony KD-48A9 ?

The firm Sony is deciding today to launch a new mid-range model with its KD-48A9.
A quick glimpse at the specification sheet : 47.6 inches.
In spite of this size, the rendering and the picture result are good, without a doubt by means of the technology used .
Regarding technology, we are facing a model with a Ultra HD 4K resolution.  Attractive, user friendly, minimum bulk , quality image and sound, everything has been carefully finalized in this television, in order to make a nearly perfect product.
Should we let ourselves be convinced by this KD-48A9 Sony ? All answer elements just after.

TV design presentation Sony KD-48A9

Sober but in line with current trends. Sony has asked its design office to make a product that tends towards the top range, but remains affordable.
The shapes are balanced and the overall rendering is beautiful to look at. A successful mid-range model.
In conclusion, Sony has worked seriously on the design of this TV set. It’s efficient and it will allow you with this KD-48A9 to have a beautiful object in your living room.

KD-48A9 from Sony – The screen

The display of this KD-48A9 is handled with care. This will allow connoisseurs to enjoy a quality rendering in home theater mode. The colours are faithful and deep black.

This model has a Ultra HD 4K display. And with his 47.6 inches, he’s in a series of TVs that is among the most models in its category.At the same time, we are dealing with a nice display on the screen.
In addition, Sony has decided to use its mastery of advanced technology on this device, which allows it to benefit from a high quality Ultra HD 4K image resolution.
My opinion to conclude on the display part. It’s in the range, without flourish or excess. An additional choice in the mid-range.

KD-48A9 from Sony – The sound

It is the custom to say that a good sound comes from a device with a lot of watts, however Sony has managed to combine average audio system power with very good sound quality.
For the sound part, the television set is equipped with several speakers for a sound power of 10 W.

In short, the ultimate in sound gathered in this KD-48A9 Sony. The quality of manufacture allows you to immerse yourself in the best of home theater sound.

Finally, if we have to summarize the sound of the KD-48A9 Sony, it is the word correct that comes out.

Presentation of the Smart TV part of the TV set Sony KD-48A9

For the software part, the KD-48A9 Sony has an operating system Android 9.0 Pie; It will allow you to happily explore a number of entertainment options.
With its Wifi or network connection (local LAN), this TV gives you the possibility to download apps or movies directly. An interesting option in the age of the cloud and online games.
This software environment innovates on the Sony KD-48A9 with a new feature: control the television set with voice. Indeed, thanks to the voice control function, it is possible to change channels, TV sources, turn the TV volume up or down just by talking to it. Isn’t that convenient?

The connection system of the Sony KD-48A9

This television Sony KD-48A9 offers a rather classical connectivity : mixed inputs HDMI, the ports as well as the audio are available on this model.
Thanks to its above-average number of connections, this TV is very generous.

It is with 13 possible connections that this KD-48A9 is presented. The Sony KD-48A9 allows you not to choose between the different devices to be connected. You can connect everything to this TV; the box, game console, multimedia server, DVD or Blu-ray player, etc…

In the end, this TV provides you with the following features:
3 USB ports, 4 HDMI ports, 1 audio output, 5 antenna inputs

KD-48A9 from Sony – Technical characteristics

The main features of this TV set:

Characteristic Value
Ratio 16/9
Sizes of the television without stand 58
Screen size in inches 47.6
Screen resolution Ultra HD 4K
Sound power 10
Wifi Yes
Tuners available DVB-T DVB-T2 DVB-S DVB-S2 DVB-C
Number of tuners 5
Number of USB ports 3
Number of HDMI ports 4
Number of audio outputs 1
HDR Compatible Yes
HDR Dolby Vision Compatible Yes
DTS Sound Yes
VESA compatibility Yes
Bluetooth Yes
Ethernet Yes

Our conclusion on the Sony KD-48A9

The overall feeling about the product is satisfactory, it is not the best on the market, but it still allows to have an efficient television set.
For the display technology we are in 4K; you have a very good quality image, and an impressive sound quality; with its well thought out aesthetics, the result gives you a device that you want to buy.

From this new Sony we can retain 3 positive points:
the screen size, the sound power, the depth of the colours.

 

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