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Editors' Take

Sony KDL-XBR8 - First Take

CNET did not review the Sony Bravia KDL-46XBR8, but we did review a larger model in the same series.

By Oct. 19, 2008

Editors' Take

Sony XBR-55X850A

Sony's latest series of 4K TVs, model XBR-X850A, delivers all those extra pixels for $500 cheaper than its step-up linemate -- and loses the honkin' speakers.

By Sep. 4, 2013

Editors' Take

Sony XBR-X900A

Sony announces 4K resolution TVs in 55- and 65-inch sizes, promising real-world, if still surely expensive, pricing.

By Jan. 7, 2013


Sony shows off some of its latest HDTV technology

Kevin Miller, a contributing editor for CNET, was recently invited to Japan by Sony for a weeklong trip to show off some of the company's new HDTV technology.

By Jun. 27, 2008


Down the line: 2008 Sony Bravia XBR LCD HDTVs

Sony announced its lineup of 2008 Bravia XBR LCD TVs today, and CNET has all the details they'd give us.

By Jun. 5, 2008


Best Sony LED TV brings full local dimming

The Sony XBR-HX929 is Sony's flagship television for 2011, and the only one to feature local dimming from a full-array LED backlight.

By Jan. 5, 2011


LED-backlit LCDs battle for 'best' title

Three high-end LED-backlit LCD HDTVs are coming to stores soon to vie for the title of "Best LCD ever."

By Sep. 12, 2008


Sony's Z-series of LCDs gets widgets, 240Hz

The Sony KDL-Z5100 series of flat-panel LCDs includes the same Internet "widgets" found on the higher-end XBR series.

By Jan. 7, 2009


Sony XBR9 HDTVs up interactive ante with widgets

New series of Sony LCD TVs include Internet connectivity featuring onscreen apps that provide real-time information such as weather reports.

By Jan. 7, 2009


Samsung UNB8500

It costs a mint, but Samsung's local dimming, LED-based UNB8500 series delivers the best picture quality of any LCD we've tested.

By Oct. 6, 2009

4 stars Editor's rating Oct. 6, 2009

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