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Which TV models are camptible with DVB-T2 and HEVC?

    What is DVB-T2/HEVC?

    DVB-T2 is an abbreviation for Digital Video Broadcasting — Second Generation Terrestrial.  Due to changes in the broadcasting networks, terrestrial digital television signals will eventually switch to different video codecs. 

    Below is a list detailing the TV models compatible with a DVB-T2 tuner and H.265/HEVC video codecs. 


    What are the compatible DVB-T2 Tuner Sony TVs? 

    All Sony TVs from 2017 line-up and later are compatible except for the models in the note below the table. 
    If you have a compatible TV but are unable to receive a signal, please re-tune your TV.

    1. How do I tune or retune my Sony's Android TV (Analogue/Cable/Terrestrial Guide)?
    2. How do I tune or retune my Sony LCD TV (Analogue/Cable/Terrestrial Guide)?

      2014 - All 4K UHD desktop models (with current software version) 1

      2015 - all models with Android operating system (with software update) 2

      2016 - all models **

      2017 - all models ***

      2018 - all models ****

      2019 - all models *****

       

      2020 – all models

      • X95B*
      • X90B*
      • S90B*
      • X85B*
      • X94C
      • X93C
      • X91C
      • X90C
      • S85C
      • S80C
      • X85C
      • X83C
      • X80C
      • W85C
      • W80C
      • W75C

       

      • ZD9
      • XD942
      • XD932
      • SD852
      • SD802
      • XD852
      • XD83
      • XD80
      • XD75
      • XD70
      • WD75
      • WD6
      • RD4

       

      • A1
      • XE94
      • XE93
      • XE90
      • XE80
      • XE70
      • WE75
      • WE6
      • RE4

       

      • AF9
      • AF8
      • ZF9
      • XF90
      • XF87
      • XF85
      • XF83
      • XF80
      • XF75
      • XF70
      • WF6
      • RF4

       

      • ZG9
      • AG9
      • AG8
      • XG95
      • XG90
      • XG85
      • XG83
      • XG81
      • XG80
      • XG70
      • WG66
      • ZH8
      • A9S
      • A8
      • XH95
      • XH90
      • XH92
      • XH81
      • XH80
      • X70


      Important information 

      • 1 Software version 3.004 (or higher), released on 21st March 2017.
      • 2 Software version 5.381 (or higher), released on 9th March 2018. 
      • As the reference guide says, any functions related to Digital TV will only work in countries or areas where DVB-T/DVB-T2 digital terrestrial signals are broadcast or where you have access to a compatible service.
      • (**) - (***) - (****) The list above (with asterisks) does not include all the UK models. Models purchased outside of Europe may not be DVB-T2 compatible. 
      • Some TVs are capable of tuning DVB-T2 network, but only the models in the list above will decode H.265/HEVC video codecs used in the transmissions