Best Blu-ray Movie Deals

Best Blu-ray Movie Deals, See All the Deals »
Top deals | New deals  
 All countries United States United Kingdom Canada Germany France Spain Italy Australia Netherlands Japan Mexico
Edge of Tomorrow 4K (Blu-ray)
2 hrs ago
Ronin 4K (Blu-ray)
32 min ago
The Manchurian Candidate 4K (Blu-ray)
52 min ago
Jurassic World: Dominion 4K (Blu-ray)
3 hrs ago
Dune 4K (Blu-ray)
4 hrs ago
The Batman 4K (Blu-ray)
4 hrs ago
Spider-Man: Across the Spider-Verse 4K (Blu-ray)
1 day ago
Sherlock: The Complete Series (Blu-ray)
4 hrs ago
Cool Hand Luke 4K (Blu-ray)
4 hrs ago
Hugo 4K + 3D (Blu-ray)
16 hrs ago
Mallrats 4K (Blu-ray)
1 day ago
Avatar: The Way of Water (Blu-ray)
1 day ago
What's your next favorite movie?
Join our movie community to find out

Image from: Life of Pi (2012)

Go Back   Blu-ray Forum > Displays > Display Theory and Discussion > New Display Technologies

Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 08-21-2019, 10:41 PM   #1
Auditor55 Auditor55 is offline
Power Member
Sep 2011
Default Sony A9G takes a "L" finishes 3rd place in Shootout

The LG C9 beats out the mighty Sony OLED A9G in Shootout. Is this the upset of the year?

  Reply With Quote
Old 11-14-2019, 03:41 PM   #2
Spartan21 Spartan21 is offline
Sep 2008

The LG is the best bang for the buck and is just as good as the Sony and even better in some areas. That shootout was a blind test so no one chooses a tv based on brand, only on picture quality. The Panny is good too, but not available in the US.
  Reply With Quote
Old 11-14-2019, 04:23 PM   #3
Robert Zohn Robert Zohn is offline
Retailer Insider
Robert Zohn's Avatar
Nov 2009
Scarsdale, NY

This is the most unexplainable question of the TV model year. At our 2019 TV Shootout we had all top professional video experts as judges, mostly Hollywood post production colorists and finishers.

All of our professional expert video panel of experts exclusively use and or own either LG's OLED or Panasonic OLED, none have used or worked with Sony's OLED before participating as a panelists on our TV Shootout so if they had any bias it would be towards LG, but Sony came out on top of our evaluation.

I brought in Joel Silver, Scott Wilkinson, and Kevin Miller to present our program that included test patterns and then we played selected content that exploits the findings of the test patterns so we can all see how what we see on a test pattern can also be seen with real content.

Sony's A9G had better motion resolution, better low lumiinancee detail and better up-conversion of low resolution content. Sony's A9G also delivered a deeper MLL.

LG's OLED has higher peak luminance when measured in the standard 10% window, but Sony's peak luminance was higher than LG's with a 2% window size.

All of the judges preferred LG's webOS Smart user interface and most importantly in the end the image performance differences between these top rated OLED TVs was minimal to moderate at best.
  Reply With Quote
Thanks given by:
Admiral (11-15-2019)
Go Back   Blu-ray Forum > Displays > Display Theory and Discussion > New Display Technologies

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump

All times are GMT. The time now is 11:14 AM.