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12 Reasons For
Average User Reviews
On average, KDL-32RD433 owners rated this television 73 out of 100.
The KDL-32RD433 is one the most popular TV currently on the market according to sales data from Amazon.
Good Picture Quality
One Sony KDL-32RD433 owner who purchased it concluded that it had good colour saturation. One Sony KDL-32RD433 owner who bought it wrote that it had good picture quality.
Good Sound Quality
Two Sony KDL-32RD433 owners who purchased it considered that it had good sound quality. Mervi Mattila wrote on Amazon “Clear picture, good sound” in their review of this TV.
Sony Has Good Reviews for Its Televisions
Sony mid-size TVs have good reviews on average and across all TVs Sony is one of the better rated manufacturers.
One Sony KDL-32RD433 owner who reviewed this TV thought it was smooth. Humptygrumpyman scored it 5 stars and mentioned in October “Another great TV from Sony good neutral colours, strong contrast, smooth motion”.
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Good Product Quality
One customer mentioned that the Sony KDL-32RD433 was good quality. A few weeks ago Capelowl wrote on Amazon “The picture quality is really fantastic and sound is very good too” and scored it very highly.
Easy to Use
One person who reviewed this TV said that it was easy to setup. Mervi Mattila wrote in October this year “Arrived on time, looks great, easy to set up” in their review of the Sony KDL-32RD433.
1080p Video Mode
This TV supports a 480i|480p|576i|576p|720i|720p|1080i|1080p video mode, which is the most commonly supported video mode on latest comparable spec TVs.
This TV has an Analog & Digital tuner, which is typical of many latest similar spec TVs.
Very Low Annual Energy Consumption
The average annual energy consumption of latest mid-size TVs is 67kWh, and the annual energy consumptions range from 37kWh to 200kWh. With an annual energy consumption of only 51 kilowatt hours, the Sony KDL-32RD433 has a fairly low annual energy consumption compared to most of the other latest mid-size TVs.
At only 4.9 kilograms, the KDL-32RD433 is fairly light compared to most of the other recently released mid-size TVs. The average weight of TVs that were released around the same time as the KDL-32RD433 is 8.2kg.
10 Reasons Against
Poor Smart TV Features
One customer wrote in their reviews that the product did not have good apps. Amazon Customer gave the product a rating of 20 out of 100 and wrote on Amazon “Amazon have falsely advertised this product, regardless of the smart apps shown, this is NOT A SMART TV” in their review.
£10.00 Price Increase
In the last 22 days the KDL-32RD433 has increased in price by £10.00.
Does Not Have a WiFi Connection
Most of the other similar spec TVs that were released in the last 12 months have a WiFi connection, however the KDL-32RD433 does not have a WiFi connection.
We compared this television to all the other televisions with a WiFi connection and we think the Hitachi 43HB6T62[plb_3776953_price], the Hisense H32M2600[plb_3410507_price], or the Sharp CFE6241K[plb_3753127_price] which also has a higher rating is also worth considering.
Does Not Support Smart TV Features
The Sony KDL-32RD433 does not support smart TV features, although this is within the context that most of the other mid-size TVs that were released around the same time as the KDL-32RD433 also do not support smart TV features.
There are a number of alternative TVs which also support smart TV features which you might also want to look at including the Hitachi 43HB6T62[plb_3776953_price], the Samsung UE40J5000[plb_3141725_price], or the Hisense H32M2600[plb_3410507_price] which also has a higher rating.
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Not 3D Compatible
Most mid-size TVs that are a comparable age to the KDL-32RD433 are not 3D compatible. The KDL-32RD433 is no exception to this as it too is not 3D compatible.
Does Not Have a Built-In Camera
Most new similar spec TVs do not have a built-in camera. The Sony KDL-32RD433 is no exception to this as it too does not have a built-in camera.
Very Slow Refresh Rate
The KDL-32RD433 has one of the slower refresh rates (only 50 hertz) amongst mid-size TVs of this age. The slowest refresh rate of TVs that were released in the last 12 months is 50Hz, the fastest is 900Hz, and the average refresh rate is 120Hz.
If you want a TV with a faster refresh rate then you might want to consider the 32LH570B[pl_3817380_price] (60Hz and higher rated), or the 32LH604[pl_3349265_price] (100Hz and higher rated) both from LG or the Philips 32PHT4001[plb_3434980_price] (60Hz and higher rated).
Does Not Feature OLED Technology
The Sony KDL-32RD433 does not feature OLED technology, although it is worth keeping in mind that most of the other televisions that have been around for a comparable time to the KDL-32RD433 also do not feature OLED technology.
Very Low RMS Rated Power
The Sony KDL-32RD433 has a quite low RMS rated power (only 10 Watts) compared to most of the other mid-size TVs that are a similar age to the KDL-32RD433. The average RMS rated power of newly released comparable spec TVs is 17W, and the RMS rated power range from 5W to 40W.
Only Supports One Video Format
The number of video formats supported by the Sony KDL-32RD433 is more than most similar spec televisions that have been on the market for a comparable time to it. The most commonly supported video format is AVI, but this video format is not supported by this television. The video formats H.265 are also supported by this TV.
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Average Running Costs
This Sony TV has an energy efficiency classification of A. The KDL-32RD433 has an average running cost of £60 over 5 years based on typical energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 240 mid-size TVs that were launched in the last 12 months.
Released Ten Months Ago
It was ten months ago when Sony released the KDL-32RD433.
At 66 millimeters, the KDL-32RD433 has a relatively typical thickness compared to most of the other comparable spec TVs that have been on the market for a similar time to the KDL-32RD433.
Alternative televisions with a thicker thickness that you might want to look at include the Sony KDL-32WD603[plb_3301683_price] (66mm).
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Reviewed 12 June 2016 by Mervi Mattila | 44 Comments
Arrived on time, looks great, easy to set up. Clear picture, good sound. Only problem that after two days when switching off, the signal light goes off but tv doesn't turn off. Nor does it turn... Read more…
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