If you can stand its speakers, Sony's XBR-X900B will reward you with the best combination of audio and video quality you've ever seen (or heard).
CNET reviewed the Sony XBR-X900B series, but since this 79-inch size has slightly different display technology, we can't assume it performs the same as the 65-inch size we did review.
The speakers of Sony's XBR-X900B have come to kick butt and offer no apologies. They provide the sweetest sound we've heard from any TV, and combine with stellar picture quality to deliver the complete package. As long as you like the look of speakers, that is.
Sony's second-tier 4K TV doesn't stock a full-array panel, but its extra features make it a hot contender.
Panasonic's trio of prosumer camcorders, the hard-disk-based HDC-HS900 and flash-based TM900 and SD800, deliver generally excellent video quality and provide the full set of manual controls and features advanced users want. But you have to be willing to baby the white balance a bit. The TM900 is my top pick of the three for its EVF, but if you're on a tight budget the SD800 should suit just fine.
Sony gave CNET a hands-on look at the range of 4K televisions for 2014 including a look at House of Cards in 4K.
David Katzmaier and Ty Pendlebury test one of the first and only 4K TVs available for sale today. Is it the inevitable future, an underwhelming experience, an excellent performer, or all of the above?
Sony announces 4K resolution TVs in 55- and 65-inch sizes, promising real-world, if still surely expensive, pricing.
CNET's Luke Westaway, reporting from CES 2013 in Las Vegas, gives us a look at the Sony Bravia X900A TV, which has passive 3D, NFC capabilities, and a lot of other bells and whistles.
Sony has announced its first 4K television, the 84-inch XBR-84X900, which features a separate stereo speaker system and passive 3D viewing.