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OLED48C1VS
KD-65X85K
$1,300
$918
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Updated January 10, 2024·

The LG C1 is an OLED TV with an upper midrange price tag and generally offers superior picture quality, making it well-suited for movies, gaming, and viewing in dark rooms. However, its performance in bright rooms is not as strong. On the other hand, the Sony X85K is an LCD TV priced in the midrange segment. It's typically less expensive than the LG C1, and performs slightly better in bright rooms, but it doesn't match the LG's overall picture quality, especially in darker settings. Give Feedback

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Key differences

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Picture Quality

8.5
OLED48C1
KD-65X85K
7.2
The LG C1 (OLED) has very good picture quality, while the Sony X85K (LCD) has good picture quality.

Movies & TV

8.9
OLED48C1
KD-65X85K
6.4
The LG C1 (OLED) is very good for movies & TV, while the Sony X85K (LCD) is only fair.

Sports

8.3
OLED48C1
KD-65X85K
7.4
The LG C1 (OLED) is very good for sports, while the Sony X85K (LCD) is good.

Gaming

9.0
OLED48C1
KD-65X85K
7.5
The LG C1 (OLED) is excellent for gaming, while the Sony X85K (LCD) is good.

Cost

$1,300
OLED48C1
KD-65X85K
$918
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The LG C1 (OLED) has a price of $1,300 and the Sony X85K (LCD) costs $918.
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Key similarities

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Cartoons & Animation

8.2
OLED48C1
KD-65X85K
8.5
The Sony X85K (LCD) and LG C1 (OLED) are both very good for cartoons & animation.

News, Talk, & Other TV

8.6
OLED48C1
KD-65X85K
8.2
The LG C1 (OLED) and Sony X85K (LCD) are both very good for news, talk, & other TV.

Bright Room

7.1
OLED48C1
KD-65X85K
7.4
The Sony X85K (LCD) and LG C1 (OLED) are both good for bright room.

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How the LG C1 (OLED) and the Sony X85K (LCD) compare to other TVs

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Spec Comparison

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LG C1 (OLED)Sony X85K (LCD)
LG C1 (OLED)Sony X85K (LCD)

GENERAL

Price
$1,300
$918
Brand
LGSony
Year Released
20212022
Full name
OLED48C1KD-65X85K
Screen Size
48"65"
Screen Resolution
4K4K

TV FEATURES

Operating System
webOSAndroid TV
Sound Quality Score
7.8/106.9/10
NextGen Ready
NoYes
HDMI Ports
44
Coax Ports
11

DISPLAY QUALITY SCORES

Picture Quality Score
8.5/107.3/10
Bright Room Score
7.2/107.4/10
Gaming Score
9/107.6/10
Movies & TV Score
9/106.5/10
Sports Score
8.4/107.4/10

PHYSICAL

Dimensions w/o Stand (H x W x D)
24.3" x 42.2" x 1.8"32.9" x 57.2" x 2.8"
Dimensions with Stand (H x W)
25.6" x 42.2"35.6" x 57.2"
Weight without Stand
32.8 lbs48.5 lbs
VESA Mount
300 x 200300 x 300

DISPLAY

Color Depth
10 bit10 bit
Black Frame Insertion
YesYes
Auto Low Latency Mode
YesYes
Contrast
10/107.5/10
Local Dimming
10/102.5/10

SOUND

Speaker Setup
2.22.0
Speaker Power
40 w20 w
Dolby Atmos
YesYes
DTS:X
NoUp to DTS Digital Surround, Bypass only

Comparison summary

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Comparison Summary
Better PictureLG C1 (OLED)
Better for GamingLG C1 (OLED)
Better SoundLG C1 (OLED)
Better for MoviesLG C1 (OLED)
Better for SportsLG C1 (OLED)

About LG

LG, a prominent TV brand from Korea, has played a significant role in popularizing OLED TVs. OLED technology is hailed as the future of TV technology. Their TVs employ WebOS, a proprietary smart TV software that not only offers seamless functionality but also includes gaming-specific features, earning praise from players worldwide. Often regarded as the gateway to unparalleled viewing experiences, LG's mid-range OLEDs come highly recommended, making them a worthwhile investment for those willing to stretch their budget for superior quality.

About Sony

Sony stands as a highly experienced and widely trusted TV manufacturer, earning a reputation that surpasses all others. A Japanese company, Sony has been making TVs for far longs than it has been making Playstation game consoles. Sony's high-end TVs are often regarded as the ultimate choice for videophiles, representing the epitome of quality, albeit at a premium price point. Renowned for their advanced and precise motion handling, as well as their cutting-edge local dimming algorithms, Sony consistently delivers unparalleled performance in these areas. They include Google TV software with all their TV sets, which grants access to the largest selection of apps available and they also include Bravia Core which is a movie streaming platform specifically for Sony TVs that offers higher picture quality by using more bandwidth.

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