There are some manufactures that offer a few higher specs but the price's are much
This 65" W series earns a well deserved 5 Star Rating.
MANUFACTURE STATED FEATURES
1080p Full High Definition Native resolution meets affordability, Sony's new W series
Price to Product + screen size combination is staggering in many ways.
Lets not forget to mention a 120Hz refresh rate , say good bye to motion blur.
Connectivity includes features like Built-in BRAVIA Internet Video, this allows you
to access select on-demand entertainment available through your broadband connection,
stock updates, Tv shows, Internet Widgets & more!
Enjoy USB with photo, music, and video. Listen to your favorite MP3's as well.
Enjoy the Xross Media Bar™ menu navigation this interface allows you to easily access
and navigate through your favorite photos, music, channels, and connected devices.
All features listed below.
Big, Unique, Feature loaded and Affordable! Plus it's a Sony, Decades of engineering
expertise is embedded in this W series. Some major factors that put this W series
at a Five star are High-end Specifications, Feature Rich, and Affordability mixed
up with great Picture quality. We highly recommend this BIG Boy! Our Editor describes
this 65” beauty as an optical masterpiece of pure pleasure...
16:9 Full HD 1080p Resolution Panel
16:9 Full HD 1080p resolution panel (1920x1080) accepts virtually any high definition
video signal and renders it with optimum resolution, so you can take full advantage
of Blu-ray Disc™ players and Sony® PlayStation®3 entertainment systems that can deliver
BRAVIA® Internet Widgets
Personalize your viewing experience by selecting, positioning, and resizing widgets
on your BRAVIA HDTV display. BRAVIA Internet Widgets are small applications that
can be accessed with the touch of one button providing you with the latest in news,
weather, stock info, and much more right on your BRAVIA W-Series HDTV.
DLNA® with photos, music, and video
Compliance with DLNA (Digital Living Network Alliance) allows BRAVIA® W-series HDTVs
to access digital photos, music, and video from DLNA-enabled PCs and other devices,
so you can enjoy your memories with family and friends in the comfort of your living
room instead of crowding around a PC.
Xross Media Bar™ menu navigation
The award-winning Sony® Xross Media Bar user interface allows you easily navigate
through your favorite photos, music, channels, and connected devices.
BRAVIA® Link compatibility
BRAVIA Link compatibility expands your HDTV’s capabilities by letting you connect
optional BRAVIA Link modules, including the BRAVIA DVD Link, BRAVIA Wireless Link,
and BRAVIA Input Link (all sold separately).
Exceeds Energy Star 3.0 Requirements
Sony® W-series HDTVs exceed Energy Star 3.0 requirements by over 15% on Home Mode.
In addition, they incorporate advanced power saving features such as Light Sensor®
technology that adjusts backlight intensity based on ambient room lighting conditions
and Dynamic Backlight Control that adjusts backlight intensity based on the brightness
of the image on the screen.
BRAVIA™ Internet Video
With BRAVIA Internet Video you can enjoy select premium and free on-demand entertainment
directly to your HDTV. Use your in-home broadband connection and the BRAVIA HDTV
remote control to access online video, music, and more content from over 20 providers
including Amazon Video On Demand, YouTube™, Sports Illustrated, Sony Pictures, Sony
Music, Slacker and Epicurious.com.
USB with photos, music, and video
Connect your compatible camera, USB-enabled MP3 player, or USB storage device directly
to the HDTV's USB input to view photos on the big screen or listen to your favorite
MP3s. BRAVIA® W-series HDTVs also include mpeg2 video file support, so you can go
straight from shooting video to screening it via USB.
HD input x 7
Get versatile HD connection options with seven HD inputs. Four HDMI™ inputs (up to
1080/60p capable) let you connect a Sony® PlayStation®3 entertainment system, Blu-ray
Disc™ player, or any other HDMI-capable equipment (all sold separately) and get uncompressed
digital video and multi-channel digital audio on a single cable. An HD combo input,
which includes HD component and composite inputs, (1080/60p capable) provide added
HD-capable connectivity, and a PC input2 (HD-15 pin) offers the added versatility
of using your HDTV as a computer monitor.
Scene Select makes choosing the appropriate settings for the best HDTV experience
easier than ever. Scene Select packages different picture and audio settings based
on the type of content you want to view. For example, the "Sports" package configures
the perfect picture and audio settings to make you feel like your right in the stadium.
Other packages include "Cinema", "Photo", "Game", and "Music".
ATSC/NTSC tuner with QAM
A built-in ATSC/NTSC tuner with QAM delivers over-the-air digital TV and unencrypted
HDTV broadcast signals, as well as traditional analog TV broadcasts.
Motionflow™ 120Hz technology
Engineered for fast-action sports, movies and games, Motionflow 120Hz technology
reduces blurriness and judder. Overall, motion is smoother, sharper, and more natural
when watching your favorite HD content, DVDs, and even broadcast movies and prime-time
BRAVIA Engine™ 3 fully digital video processor
BRAVIA Engine 3 is the newest fully digital video processor from Sony®. It uses a
collection of enhanced algorithms to significantly reduce noise, enhance overall
image detail, and optimize contrast so every scene produces sharp, vibrant, life-like
Networked TV Guide® Interactive Program Guide
Sony® has integrated the TV Guide Interactive Program Guide into the exclusive Xross
Media Bar™ user interface to deliver regularly updated program listings via your
existing Internet connection -- with no subscription fees or phone connection required.
Favorites Menu function
The Favorites Menu function makes it easy to quickly access your favorite channels
and frequently used video inputs.
BRAVIA Sync™ capable
BRAVIA Sync capability combines the one-touch access and control functionality of
BRAVIA Theatre Sync™ with the ability to control HDMI CEC-enabled Sony® Handycam®
camcorders and Cybershot® digital still cameras using the HDTV's remote and an on-screen