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Budget - no more than 1200
Seating distance - about 7-9ft
Size/placement limitations - none
Uses and sources - mostly streaming, PS4 use and some sports/nighttime movies
Room lighting - mix of bright and dark--windows to the right of the TV

Q70-costco --1198 with 5 year warranty and 50.00 google play card
Sony x900F -1098 on Amazon/Best buy
Hisense -H9F --I currently have this TV in my family room and have another 10 days to decide if I want to keep.

The Hisense DOES look good, but I cant help but feel I may be missing something. I only buy TV's every 5-6 years.
I already have 2 older OLED's (2017 and 2016) in other rooms but no gaming on those.

Thoughts ?
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At that angle, you want the X950G with the X-Wide Angle layer. The off angle performance should be similar to the Z9F, which also has the X-Wide Angle layer. Rtings measurements for the Z9F are:

Color Washout: 38°
Color Shift: 49°
Brightness Loss: 48°
Black Level Raise: 35°
Gamma Shift: 16°

So you should be good out to about 40°, where the Sony 900F would be more like 20° I accordance with the following Rtings measurements.

Color Washout: 24°
Color Shift: 19°
Brightness Loss: 40°
Black Level Raise: 14°
Gamma Shift: 14°

Just for comparison, here are Rtings measurements for the LG C9 OLED:

Color Washout: 49°
Color Shift: 31°
Brightness Loss: 67°
Black Level Raise: 70°
Gamma Shift: 67°

The OLED actually does worse in color shift against the X-Wide Angle layer: 31° vs. 49°.
Damnnnnn, okay. Well, I guess then I wont settle for less than that. So no my question is this then: Samsung Q80 at 2300 or the Sony 950G at 2500?
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Wanted to ask this: Is the upscaling in the 950G going to be noticeably better than the Q80? This will be a living room tv so will be used a lot for watching cable.
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Damnnnnn, okay. Well, I guess then I wont settle for less than that. So no my question is this then: Samsung Q80 at 2300 or the Sony 950G at 2500?
Both are good choices. The Q80R has more FALD dimming zones and Samsung tends to setup dimming algorithms for less blooming and some black crush while the X950G will have more blooming but better shadow detail. Some like Sony's more accurate colors, while others like Samsung's "color pop". Go look at both and pick the one you like best.

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Wanted to ask this: Is the upscaling in the 950G going to be noticeably better than the Q80? This will be a living room tv so will be used a lot for watching cable.
Sony is generally given a slight edge in upscaling but I doubt you would notice any difference.
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Budget - no more than 1200
Seating distance - about 7-9ft
Size/placement limitations - none
Uses and sources - mostly streaming, PS4 use and some sports/nighttime movies
Room lighting - mix of bright and dark--windows to the right of the TV

Q70-costco --1198 with 5 year warranty and 50.00 google play card
Sony x900F -1098 on Amazon/Best buy
Hisense -H9F --I currently have this TV in my family room and have another 10 days to decide if I want to keep.

The Hisense DOES look good, but I cant help but feel I may be missing something. I only buy TV's every 5-6 years.
I already have 2 older OLED's (2017 and 2016) in other rooms but no gaming on those.

Thoughts ?
Sony X900F 65"- Excellent color accuracy, motion, upscaling. Flexible for variably-lit rooms. Dolby Vision, IMAX Enhanced. A good chance at exceeding your desired time span.

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I will be gaming and Netflix only - I'm still shocked how bright it was! So i 100% need HDR as i will be buying a 2nd Xbox One X for the bedroom so my wife and i can game together.
Realistically it will be 70%-80% Netflix "happy" shows to falls asleep. ...
Then set up different picture modes for gaming/HDR and for falling asleep. I've calibrated both of mine, and use the same contrast/brightness/color/tint settings in all modes. I then bump BACKLIGHT up from 10 to 100 for HDR and Dolby Vision modes. Changing to HDR modes is sometimes automatic, too.

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Sony X900F 65"- Excellent color accuracy, motion, upscaling. Flexible for variably-lit rooms. Dolby Vision, IMAX Enhanced. A good chance at exceeding your desired time span.

Good luck, have fun.
Isn't HDR broken on that TV though ? Like it's VERY dim ? At least that's what I have read.
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Isn't HDR broken on that TV though ? Like it's VERY dim ? At least that's what I have read.
That's DV only, HDR10 is fine.
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That's DV only, HDR10 is fine.
but DV is the superior format...is it fixable or is Sony basically dropping support on this tv ?
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Isn't HDR broken on that TV though ? Like it's VERY dim ? At least that's what I have read.
Sony X900F firmware updates should've addressed Dolby Vision issues in 2018. Netflix may have ongoing Dolby Vision issues, technical or source dependent.

For your peace of mind, a X900F Dolby Vision display at a local Sony retailer may be possible for disc and streaming.

Also, one AVS member has offered settings help for those in need (link).

https://www.avsforum.com/forum/166-l...l#post57551552

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but DV is the superior format...is it fixable or is Sony basically dropping support on this tv ?
In theory it is, in practice there's virtually no difference.
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Sony X900F firmware updates should've addressed Dolby Vision issues in 2018. Netflix may have ongoing Dolby Vision issues, technical or source dependent.

For your peace of mind, a X900F Dolby Vision display at a local Sony retailer may be possible for disc and streaming.

Also, one AVS member has offered settings help for those in need (link).

https://www.avsforum.com/forum/166-l...l#post57551552

Hope this helps. Cheers.
Thank you, it does. I've been staying away from the X900F for this very reason, waiting for the X950G to drop in price. It was 1100 on ebay a few weeks ago, but not since. I still have my Hisense H9F (10 more days till I have to return or not). Do you feel the Sony X900F will be that much of an upgrade from the H9F ? They dont display the H9F in best buy to compare(perhaps wisely so )
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I would definitely call myself a mixed use customer. Do a bit of gaming with my PS4 Pro (currently/finally finishing RDR2), movies, TVs, and lots of sports (especially hockey).

Given the gaming aspect, and the fact that I know I will get a PS5 almost immediately, how much should I care about having HDMI 2.1 or not? I understand the PS5 will have it, potentially require it for max usage, and I also believe that the only LED currently available that carries this are the 8k sets. I've waited awhile to upgrade, currently rocking a Panny 65VT60, so if it's better to wait for the 2020 sets for that future proofing then I'll do it. But I also don't want to wait if the general consensus is it's likely to be a non-issue for the next few years.
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Given the gaming aspect, and the fact that I know I will get a PS5 almost immediately, how much should I care about having HDMI 2.1 or not? I understand the PS5 will have it, potentially require it for max usage, and I also believe that the only LED currently available that carries this are the 8k sets.
Right now it doesn't matter because there are no 2.1 sources.

But once most 4k TVs have it and everyone is gaming at 4k120hz RGB 10bit HDR you'll be mad that your TV can't do it too.

2019 is a hard year to buy a TV. LG having the 2.1 chipset in the 9 series I bet is helping them sell a lot of TVs to gamers (or really anyone else that's wants 4k120 RGB 10bit).

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Thank you, it does. I've been staying away from the X900F for this very reason, waiting for the X950G to drop in price. It was 1100 on ebay a few weeks ago, but not since. I still have my Hisense H9F (10 more days till I have to return or not). Do you feel the Sony X900F will be that much of an upgrade from the H9F ? They dont display the H9F in best buy to compare(perhaps wisely so )
I think budget alternative Hisense H9F issues with DSE point to X900F as the better choice. But, if someone doesn't watch sports, has no brand bias, and wants to save about $300, maybe they'd overlook that.

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Good Morning! I have been finishing my basement this fall and am now having a hard time deciding on the TV. I keep thinking I've made up my mind, but then I come back to being undecided. Your opinions are much appreciated.

Room Elements: Full walk out basement rec room, 13 ft. wide x 36 ft long. The area for TV will be mounted on the 13 ft. wide wall and viewing will be set 14 to 15 ft back from there. Within that viewing area, there is a window on a side wall facing the north so no direct sunlight coming in. Seating will be 4 theater seats and viewing angle should not be extreme.

TV Size: I'm looking at a 75" so I don't break the bank.
Budget: Definitely need to stay under $2000, the lower the better as we had some overages in other areas of construction
TV Use: Streaming Netflix, Prime, FoxSports, HTPC from upstairs through added app, OTA channels, movies through Samsung UBD-K8500 UHD blu-ray player.

Quality and longevity is important to me as I don't buy TVs that often. My upstairs has a 5 year old Vizio 60" M series and prior to that I had a Sharp Aquos 46" from 2006. I keep going back and forth on these and am looking to be swayed.

1. Vizio P Quantum X - I like the Black Friday price, but my concern here is I will not be able to add my HTPC app. Could be alleviated by getting an nVidia Shield which will add to cost, but also add extra functionality. I get the panel lottery here, but I also feel some people are too critical when most of the time these aren't as noticeable if you are actually watching the content and not focusing on the things we read online are problems. My current Vizio has been good. I like the specs on this TV and that it is a 2019 model.

2. Samsung Q70 - I like general ratings here along with it being a 2019 model. I feel Samsung has taken a ride on the wave of the awe effect for years without staying ahead of the game. They go for mass sales and not necessarily quality all the time. Yet they take a premium on the purchase price. This is at the very top of my budget and not sure I get the best bang for my buck. Also, lack of Dolby Vision which seems to be taking off is a negative. Not something I can add without replacing the TV, which is the most expensive component I'll have down there.

3. Sony X900F - AVSForum seems to love this TV. Not sure why people keep choosing a 2018 model over newer models, but I see the appeal at $1799.99 (hoping it goes back down on Black Friday). I'm considering this due to Dolby Vision and cost, along with keeping Full Array. Makes the X950G not even considerable at this price.

I'm sure everything is going to look really good to us since our current TV is 5 years old so I'm talking myself out of going to the next models down. Thank you for helping me make a decision.
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Good Morning! I have been finishing my basement this fall and am now having a hard time deciding on the TV. I keep thinking I've made up my mind, but then I come back to being undecided. Your opinions are much appreciated.

Room Elements: Full walk out basement rec room, 13 ft. wide x 36 ft long. The area for TV will be mounted on the 13 ft. wide wall and viewing will be set 14 to 15 ft back from there. Within that viewing area, there is a window on a side wall facing the north so no direct sunlight coming in. Seating will be 4 theater seats and viewing angle should not be extreme.

TV Size: I'm looking at a 75" so I don't break the bank.
Budget: Definitely need to stay under $2000, the lower the better as we had some overages in other areas of construction
TV Use: Streaming Netflix, Prime, FoxSports, HTPC from upstairs through added app, OTA channels, movies through Samsung UBD-K8500 UHD blu-ray player.

Quality and longevity is important to me as I don't buy TVs that often. My upstairs has a 5 year old Vizio 60" M series and prior to that I had a Sharp Aquos 46" from 2006. I keep going back and forth on these and am looking to be swayed.

1. Vizio P Quantum X - I like the Black Friday price, but my concern here is I will not be able to add my HTPC app. Could be alleviated by getting an nVidia Shield which will add to cost, but also add extra functionality. I get the panel lottery here, but I also feel some people are too critical when most of the time these aren't as noticeable if you are actually watching the content and not focusing on the things we read online are problems. My current Vizio has been good. I like the specs on this TV and that it is a 2019 model.

2. Samsung Q70 - I like general ratings here along with it being a 2019 model. I feel Samsung has taken a ride on the wave of the awe effect for years without staying ahead of the game. They go for mass sales and not necessarily quality all the time. Yet they take a premium on the purchase price. This is at the very top of my budget and not sure I get the best bang for my buck. Also, lack of Dolby Vision which seems to be taking off is a negative. Not something I can add without replacing the TV, which is the most expensive component I'll have down there.

3. Sony X900F - AVSForum seems to love this TV. Not sure why people keep choosing a 2018 model over newer models, but I see the appeal at $1799.99 (hoping it goes back down on Black Friday). I'm considering this due to Dolby Vision and cost, along with keeping Full Array. Makes the X950G not even considerable at this price.

I'm sure everything is going to look really good to us since our current TV is 5 years old so I'm talking myself out of going to the next models down. Thank you for helping me make a decision.
I'll leave the Vizio up to you as the interface and DSE/Banding issues are a non starter for me.

Between the Sony 900F and Samsung Q70R, it's really a push. They are both semi-gloss FALD VA panels with a similar number of zones and similar performance. While DV isn't important to me, it could be for you so that's your call. The Sony is a bit brighter, the Samsung has a bit deeper blacks. You don't seem to need VRR for gaming which only the Q70R supports. Your Samsung UHD blu-ray player might work better in HDMI ARC with the Samsung TV. Go look at them and maybe one will catch your eye. The 75" Sony X950G has the X-Wide angle layer you don't need which will affect black levels just so you know.
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Good Morning! I have been finishing my basement this fall and am now having a hard time deciding on the TV. I keep thinking I've made up my mind, but then I come back to being undecided. Your opinions are much appreciated.

Room Elements: Full walk out basement rec room, 13 ft. wide x 36 ft long. The area for TV will be mounted on the 13 ft. wide wall and viewing will be set 14 to 15 ft back from there. Within that viewing area, there is a window on a side wall facing the north so no direct sunlight coming in. Seating will be 4 theater seats and viewing angle should not be extreme.

TV Size: I'm looking at a 75" so I don't break the bank.
Budget: Definitely need to stay under $2000, the lower the better as we had some overages in other areas of construction
TV Use: Streaming Netflix, Prime, FoxSports, HTPC from upstairs through added app, OTA channels, movies through Samsung UBD-K8500 UHD blu-ray player.

Quality and longevity is important to me as I don't buy TVs that often. My upstairs has a 5 year old Vizio 60" M series and prior to that I had a Sharp Aquos 46" from 2006. I keep going back and forth on these and am looking to be swayed.

1. Vizio P Quantum X - I like the Black Friday price, but my concern here is I will not be able to add my HTPC app. Could be alleviated by getting an nVidia Shield which will add to cost, but also add extra functionality. I get the panel lottery here, but I also feel some people are too critical when most of the time these aren't as noticeable if you are actually watching the content and not focusing on the things we read online are problems. My current Vizio has been good. I like the specs on this TV and that it is a 2019 model.

2. Samsung Q70 - I like general ratings here along with it being a 2019 model. I feel Samsung has taken a ride on the wave of the awe effect for years without staying ahead of the game. They go for mass sales and not necessarily quality all the time. Yet they take a premium on the purchase price. This is at the very top of my budget and not sure I get the best bang for my buck. Also, lack of Dolby Vision which seems to be taking off is a negative. Not something I can add without replacing the TV, which is the most expensive component I'll have down there.

3. Sony X900F - AVSForum seems to love this TV. Not sure why people keep choosing a 2018 model over newer models, but I see the appeal at $1799.99 (hoping it goes back down on Black Friday). I'm considering this due to Dolby Vision and cost, along with keeping Full Array. Makes the X950G not even considerable at this price.

I'm sure everything is going to look really good to us since our current TV is 5 years old so I'm talking myself out of going to the next models down. Thank you for helping me make a decision.
1. $2199.99 2. $1997.99 3. $1998 (B&H Photo pricing, may be cheaper elsewhere).

1. Dolby Vision. Panel lottery seems most prominent, with banding and flickering as possible issues. Out-of-box is poor, pro calibration suggested.

2. No Dolby Vision. Reflections can be pronounced, better for darker room.

3. Dolby Vision, IMAX Enhanced. Good display for variably-lit room

Note: Samsung UBD-K8500 4K UHD player, Dolby Vision is not supported.

Related:

https://www.rtings.com/tv/reviews/vi...quantum-x-2019

https://www.rtings.com/tv/reviews/samsung/q70-q70r-qled

https://www.rtings.com/tv/reviews/sony/x900f

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I'll leave the Vizio up to you as the interface and DSE/Banding issues are a non starter for me.

Between the Sony 900F and Samsung Q70R, it's really a push. They are both semi-gloss FALD VA panels with a similar number of zones and similar performance. While DV isn't important to me, it could be for you so that's your call. The Sony is a bit brighter, the Samsung has a bit deeper blacks. You don't seem to need VRR for gaming which only the Q70R supports. Your Samsung UHD blu-ray player might work better in HDMI ARC with the Samsung TV. Go look at them and maybe one will catch your eye. The 75" Sony X950G has the X-Wide angle layer you don't need which will affect black levels just so you know.
Thanks for the feedback!
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1. $2199.99 2. $1997.99 3. $1998 (B&H Photo pricing, may be cheaper elsewhere).

1. Dolby Vision. Panel lottery seems most prominent, with banding and flickering as possible issues. Out-of-box is poor, pro calibration suggested.

2. No Dolby Vision. Reflections can be pronounced, better for darker room.

3. Dolby Vision, IMAX Enhanced. Good display for variably-lit room

Note: Samsung UBD-K8500 4K UHD player, Dolby Vision is not supported.

Related:

https://www.rtings.com/tv/reviews/vi...quantum-x-2019

https://www.rtings.com/tv/reviews/samsung/q70-q70r-qled

https://www.rtings.com/tv/reviews/sony/x900f
Thanks for the feeback and the note on the player. I am aware it doesn't have Dolby Vision, but picking it up for $149.99 was worth replacing it if I decide to in the near future. Seems like the X900F is the better option over the Q70 per your quick items. I've read rtings.com reviews 100 times on each of these and still can't decide which is why I took to the forum.
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TV Size: I'm looking at a 75" so I don't break the bank. ...
Look at TCL. I'm viewing a 75R615 (2018 model) that is 2/3 your lowest price, and rated by Rtings.com as the best "value for the price" in a 75. With a higher budget, TCL's 2019 models are getting a lot of good press, while the 2018's may be discounted further.

And rest assured that all of these are ALL kick-a$$ TVs, forum quibbles notwithstanding. Vendors have figured out how to gild the lily, then we argue over the quality of the gold.

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I'm thinking of picking up the Vizio PX65-G1 on BF but I'm just wondering if it's a big-enough real-world jump to be considered a hands-down upgrade from the 2016 65" Samsung KS8000 I currently have.

RTINGS Comparison:
https://www.rtings.com/tv/tools/comp...x-2019/660/848

Looks like the Vizio has wider color gamut, is much brighter, and has a great FALD implementation compared to the edge-lit local dimming my Sammy uses (light pillars galore, but I still keep it on).

In the real world is that going to be a big enough jump to justify a new purchase, on the whole? Or should I just save up and get a 65" OLED in a year or two instead? I do have a rather large UHD Blu-ray Collection so HDR viewing is probably highest on my list of priorities.

Would love a few peoples' thoughts, especially if you went from the KS8000 to the Vizio Quantum X series.
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I'm thinking of picking up the Vizio PX65-G1 on BF but I'm just wondering if it's a big-enough real-world jump to be considered a hands-down upgrade from the 2016 65" Samsung KS8000 I currently have.

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https://www.rtings.com/tv/tools/comp...x-2019/660/848

Looks like the Vizio has wider color gamut, is much brighter, and has a great FALD implementation compared to the edge-lit local dimming my Sammy uses (light pillars galore, but I still keep it on).

In the real world is that going to be a big enough jump to justify a new purchase, on the whole? Or should I just save up and get a 65" OLED in a year or two instead? I do have a rather large UHD Blu-ray Collection so HDR viewing is probably highest on my list of priorities.

Would love a few peoples' thoughts, especially if you went from the KS8000 to the Vizio Quantum X series.
Some reason you're not considering Sony X900F or Sony X950G? Better or similar pricing. Better out-of-the-box PQ, screen uniformity, motion. Less chance of DSE, banding, flickering.

Good luck, have fun with whatever you choose.

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The best 49"/50" TV is the Sony XBR49X900F. It's a native 120 Hz VA panel FALD TV that's brighter with a better anti-reflective coating, has more FALD zones, better motion control and better upscaling than the Vizio M507-G1. While it's normally sold right at your budget, you should find a BF deal on it in the next few weeks.
rtings.com rates the Samsung Q70R higher than the Sony, stating that the Sony's main advantage is the reflection handling. Should I consider the Q70R?
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rtings.com rates the Samsung Q70R higher than the Sony, stating that the Sony's main advantage is the reflection handling. Should I consider the Q70R?
Are you looking at a 49"/50" TV? If so, the Q70R will be a 60 Hz panel and will not support VRR. So that would give an additional advantage to the 900F with motion. If you're looking at 55" or bigger, both are native 120 Hz panels and then it comes down to your personal preference and usage. Both are good mid-level FALD TVs.
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Some reason you're not considering Sony X900F or Sony X950G? Better or similar pricing. Better out-of-the-box PQ, screen uniformity, motion. Less chance of DSE, banding, flickering.

Good luck, have fun with whatever you choose.
Totally not against it. Looking primarily for one that will give the best color gamut/ best HDR experience and darkest blacks. I'll do some comparing on the sonys, thanks!

Mainly I'm just wondering if any LCD is going to be a noticeable enough improvement since I think of my KS8000 as quite nice already. I might be better off waiting till I can afford an OLED.

Edit - comparing specs I don't think either of the Sonys would be much of an upgrade. Similar brightness, slightly lower color space coverage than the KS8000. FALD would be an advantage the samsung doesn't have but to me not worth spending money on an upgrade.

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Totally not against it. Looking primarily for one that will give the best color gamut/ best HDR experience and darkest blacks. I'll do some comparing on the sonys, thanks!

Mainly I'm just wondering if any LCD is going to be a noticeable enough improvement since I think of my KS8000 as quite nice already. I might be better off waiting till I can afford an OLED.

Edit - comparing specs I don't think either of the Sonys would be much of an upgrade. Similar brightness, slightly lower color space coverage than the KS8000. FALD would be an advantage the samsung doesn't have but to me not worth spending money on an upgrade.

https://www.rtings.com/tv/tools/comp...&threshold=0.1
I think both Sonys would be pleasing, refined upgrades, without edge-lighting, abysmal local dimming, saturated color, flickering. Extreme or Ultimate Processor should benefit also.

But, the important thing is you. If you're happy enough now, stick with it and see what comes down the line. 8K will be part of it. Unfortunately, "wide angle" is having too big a say these days. Whatever comes, good luck, have fun with your choice.
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Hey all, I apologize if this is in the wrong thread, but I can’t find an official owners thread for my set... Does anyone know how to access the service menu on the LG 75SK8070PUA? All I can find online says to press and hold the menu or settings button on the remote AND the tv, however the tv only has one button that also powers the set on and off. I’ve tried and tried with no luck... Any help would be appreciated.
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Sony X900F firmware updates should've addressed Dolby Vision issues in 2018. Netflix may have ongoing Dolby Vision issues, technical or source dependent.

For your peace of mind, a X900F Dolby Vision display at a local Sony retailer may be possible for disc and streaming.

Also, one AVS member has offered settings help for those in need (link).

https://www.avsforum.com/forum/166-l...l#post57551552

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So to clarify, does that mean if I watch a show on Netflix that is Dolby Vision, say....Iron Fist....does that mean it will look bad ? If so can u disable Dolby Vision so netflix only uses HRD 10 ?
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So to clarify, does that mean if I watch a show on Netflix that is Dolby Vision, say....Iron Fist....does that mean it will look bad ? If so can u disable Dolby Vision so netflix only uses HRD 10 ?
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