Sony’s newest trick for Bravia TVs is one thing known as “cognitive intelligence” that may improve components of a picture relying on what is going on on. The primary 4K TVs it launched with the tech had been high-end OLED fashions, however these began at $2,999 and went up from there. Now, Sony has unveiled its first LED fashions with the Cognitive Processor XR, they usually’re much more moderately priced.
The X90J is the top-end OLED mannequin and it is accessible in 50-, 55- and 65-inch sizes at $1,299, $1,499 and $1,799, respectively. These provide the Cognitive Processor XR, although cinephiles will doubtless need to flip that off to see the content material because the creators supposed. Additionally they ship 10-bit (billions) coloration and full array LED, although Sony did not specify the variety of zones.
Naturally, they’ve HDR help for HDR10, HLG and Dolby Imaginative and prescient, and provide HDMI 2.1 ports that permits 10-bit 4K at as much as 120Hz for a superior gaming expertise. All of the units characteristic Google TV for Netflix, Disney+ and different streaming content material, together with Sony’s personal Bravia Core streaming service that guarantees 4K at as much as 80 Mbps. That permits for “close to lossless” high quality akin to 4K Blu-ray discs, in keeping with Sony.
Sony additionally unveiled the budget-oriented X80J lineup (above), with 43- and 50-inch fashions for $749 and $849 respectively. These units lack the cognitive intelligence options, full-array dimming and different options, however nonetheless offer you Google TV and 4K upscaling. All the brand new units at the moment are on presale at B&H Photo Video and different approved sellers, although Sony did not specify precisely after they’d ship.