If you are looking for a large screen with 120fps support, then the Sony X850D is the best choice. It offers 1080p at 120Hz and excellent motion handling. All the latest display technologies, including HDR and HDMI 2.0 inputs, are supported as well. In addition of being a good gaming monitor, it performs well as a TV to enjoy movies and other content.
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Pro Excellent motion handling
This TV will please gamers and sport lovers, as motion on this set is handled superbly, mainly thanks to the fast pixel response and its 120 Hz panel.
Pro Advantageous for gamers
PC gamers, or everyone thinking of using this TV as a PC monitor, will enjoy the multiple input resolutions and formats this TV supports, including HDR support. But the biggest advantage for gamers is the 120 Hz input signal support for this screen at 1080p resolution, since it's a very rare feature. It also supports chroma 4:4:4 sampling rate, meaning that there will be no visible artifacts or loss of details when editing documents or pictures.
Pro Good picture quality
Overall, this TV's picture looks sharp, natural and appealing to the eye. It has a decent, wide color gamut and no visible color banding or uniformity problems.
Pro Can be used as a media centre
Since the TV has Android TV build in, it can be used as a fully functional media centre.
Pro Excellent viewing angles
Thanks to the IPS technology used, the viewing angles are excellent and will not cause any color shifts.
Pro Low input lag in almost every condition
The input lag is low if you use a FullHD resolution. On top of that, if it is a 120Hz signal, the gaming experience will be smooth and responsive and should please even the most demanding gamers. However, if the input resolution goes up to 4K, the input lag rises significantly and will start to become noticeable in fast paced action games.
Con Native sound system will not be enough for most people
The sound is below average and most buyers will find the need to invest in an external sound system.
Con Only exists in large sizes
The TV comes only in large sizes, starting from 55” and up to a staggering 85”.
Con Low contrast
Despite the overall picture quality being good, contrast is low, making the blacks look grey and a bit washed out.