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Updated January 10, 2024·

If you prioritize overall picture quality, gaming, and sports viewing, the Sony X85J is a better choice, as it performs better in these areas. On the other hand, the Sony X77L is less expensive and may suffice if you're on a budget. If you don't need top-of-the-line picture quality or the best performance in bright rooms, the Sony X77L could save you money while meeting your needs for casual viewing. Give Feedback

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Key differences

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Picture Quality

7.3
KD-50X85J
KD-75X77L
5.6
The Sony X85J (LCD) has good picture quality, while the Sony X77L (LCD) has poor picture quality.

Movies & TV

6.5
KD-50X85J
KD-75X77L
5.2
The Sony X85J (LCD) is only fair for movies & TV, while the Sony X77L (LCD) is poor.

Gaming

7.6
KD-50X85J
KD-75X77L
5.8
The Sony X85J (LCD) is good for gaming, while the Sony X77L (LCD) is poor.

Cartoons & Animation

8.6
KD-50X85J
KD-75X77L
6.0
The Sony X85J (LCD) is very good for cartoons & animation, while the Sony X77L (LCD) is only fair.

News, Talk, & Other TV

8.2
KD-50X85J
KD-75X77L
6.0
The Sony X85J (LCD) is very good for news, talk, & other TV, while the Sony X77L (LCD) is only fair.

Bright Room

7.3
KD-50X85J
KD-75X77L
6.0
The Sony X85J (LCD) is good for bright room, while the Sony X77L (LCD) is only fair.

Cost

$850
KD-50X85J
KD-75X77L
$978
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The Sony X85J (LCD) has a price of $850 and the Sony X77L (LCD) costs $978.
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How the Sony X85J (LCD) and the Sony X77L (LCD) compare to other TVs

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Spec Comparison

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Sony X85J (LCD)Sony X77L (LCD)
Sony X85J (LCD)Sony X77L (LCD)

GENERAL

Price
$850
$978
Brand
SonySony
Year Released
20212023
Full name
KD-50X85JKD-75X77L
Screen Size
50"75"
Screen Resolution
4K4K

TV FEATURES

Operating System
Android TVGoogle TV
Sound Quality Score
7.5/106.1/10
NextGen Ready
YesNo
HDMI Ports
43
Coax Ports
11

DISPLAY QUALITY SCORES

Picture Quality Score
7.3/105.6/10
Bright Room Score
7.4/106/10
Gaming Score
7.6/105.8/10
Movies & TV Score
6.6/105.2/10
Sports Score
7.3/106.9/10

PHYSICAL

Dimensions w/o Stand (H x W x D)
25.5" x 44" x 2.8"38.3" x 66.5" x 2.9"
Dimensions with Stand (H x W)
28.1" x 44"41.3" x 66.5"
Weight without Stand
28.0 lbs67 lbs
VESA Mount
200 x 200300 x 300

DISPLAY

Color Depth
10 bit10 bit
Black Frame Insertion
YesYes
Auto Low Latency Mode
YesYes
Contrast
7.9/103.6/10
Local Dimming
2.5/103/10

SOUND

Speaker Setup
2.02.0
Speaker Power
20 w20 w
Dolby Atmos
YesYes
DTS:X
Up to DTS Digital Surround, Bypass onlyUp to DTS Digital Surround, Bypass only

Comparison summary

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Comparison Summary
Better PictureSony X85J (LCD)
Better for GamingSony X85J (LCD)
Better SoundSony X85J (LCD)
Better for MoviesSony X85J (LCD)
Better in a Sunny RoomSony X85J (LCD)
Better for AnimationSony X85J (LCD)

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Milton Clark | September 2023
"For an entry-level model, Sony’s X77L is a decent 4K TV. It’s color reproduction, along with crisp and clean picture images revealed plenty of detail and clarity thanks in part to Sony’s excellent video processing."

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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