Share on
Sharp LC-40CFE5221 vs Sony KDL-40RD453

Sharp LC-40CFE5221 vs Sony KDL-40RD453

(99)
Sharp LC-40CFE5221
Sony KDL-40RD453

Top Prices

No prices found
Co-op Electrical
Checked 13 hours ago
Standard delivery: £4.99
In stock
Amazon UK
Checked 10 minutes ago
FREE Standard delivery
In stock
Electrical Discount
Checked 2 hours ago
FREE Standard delivery
In stock
Elekdirect
Checked 24 hours ago
Delivery unknown

Reasons For

5 Reasons For
A lot higher RMS rated power Edit
The Sharp LC-40CFE5221 has an RMS rated power of 16W, however the Sony KDL-40RD453 is only a 10W RMS rated power TV (6W lower). Read more

RMS rated power stands for Root Mean Square rated power and it is typically used to measure the power output of the audio element of the TV.

A higher RMS rated power means that the audio system on the TV is more powerful and will be able to play the audio at higher volumes. A higher RMS power may also result in better quality audio at normal volume levels.

Internet TV Edit
The Sharp LC-40CFE5221 supports internet TV, however the Sony KDL-40RD453 does not support internet TV. Read more

Internet TVs allow you to access the internet directly through your TV. Connect your TV to your local network though WiFi or an ethernet cable.

Internet TVs let you watch movies and TV on the internet by connecting directly to services such as BBC iPlayer and YouTube without a computer.

Ethernet port Edit
The Sharp LC-40CFE5221 has an ethernet port, whereas the Sony KDL-40RD453 does not. Read more

An ethernet port lets you connect the TV directly to your router with an ethernet cable.

An ethernet connection is more reliable than wifi and is useful if you do not have a wiki network or the wifi signal is weak. Depending on the speed of your wifi network and ethernet connection may be faster than wifi which means less buffering when streaming content to the TV.

PC in (D-Sub) port Edit
The Sharp LC-40CFE5221 has a PC in (D-Sub) port, whereas the Sony KDL-40RD453 does not. Read more

The socket (port) to receive input from a PC via a D-sub, which is a connector with a characteristic D-shaped metal shield.

Superior energy efficiency rating
The energy efficiency rating of the Sharp LC-40CFE5221 is "A+", whereas the rating of the Sony KDL-40RD453 is "A+".
3 Reasons For
1.1mm thinner Edit
The Sony KDL-40RD453 is a 66mm thick TV, whereas the Sharp LC-40CFE5221 is a 67.1mm thick TV (1.1mm thicker). Read more

The depth of the TV is the thickness of the TV measured from the back of the TV to the front of the TV. Curved TVs will have quite a big depth as this dimension is measured from the back of the centre of the screen to the front of the edges of the screen.

A thinner TV has the advantage of appearing more elegant and will also mean that the TV will not stick out as much when mounted on a wall.

£27.25 cheaper to run
The Sony KDL-40RD453 only costs £79.95 to run over five years whereas the Sharp LC-40CFE5221 costs £107.20 to run (34% more). Read more
Higher energy efficiency rating
The energy efficiency rating of the Sony KDL-40RD453 is "A+", but the rating of the Sharp LC-40CFE5221 is "A+".

Reasons Against

4 Reasons Against
1.1mm thicker Edit
The Sharp LC-40CFE5221 has a depth of 67.1mm, however the Sony KDL-40RD453 is a 66mm thick TV (1.1mm thinner). Read more

The depth of the TV is the thickness of the TV measured from the back of the TV to the front of the TV. Curved TVs will have quite a big depth as this dimension is measured from the back of the centre of the screen to the front of the edges of the screen.

A thinner TV has the advantage of appearing more elegant and will also mean that the TV will not stick out as much when mounted on a wall.

Not currently available
This TV does not seem to be currently available. Read more
You can sign up to a price alert to be notified when this product becomes available.
Nine months older
The Sharp LC-40CFE5221 is older than the Sony KDL-40RD453 by nine months.
More expensive to run over five years by 34%
Over five years the running costs of the Sharp LC-40CFE5221 are £107.20 which is £27.25 more than the Sony KDL-40RD453. Show assumptions.
3 Reasons Against
Significantly lower RMS rated power Edit
The Sony KDL-40RD453 has an RMS rated power of 10W, whereas the Sharp LC-40CFE5221 is a 16W RMS rated power TV (6W higher). Read more

RMS rated power stands for Root Mean Square rated power and it is typically used to measure the power output of the audio element of the TV.

A higher RMS rated power means that the audio system on the TV is more powerful and will be able to play the audio at higher volumes. A higher RMS power may also result in better quality audio at normal volume levels.

Does not support internet TV Edit
The Sony KDL-40RD453 does not support internet TV, however the Sharp LC-40CFE5221 supports internet TV. Read more

Internet TVs allow you to access the internet directly through your TV. Connect your TV to your local network though WiFi or an ethernet cable.

Internet TVs let you watch movies and TV on the internet by connecting directly to services such as BBC iPlayer and YouTube without a computer.

Does not have an ethernet port Edit
The Sony KDL-40RD453 does not have an ethernet port, whereas the Sharp LC-40CFE5221 has an ethernet port. Read more

An ethernet port lets you connect the TV directly to your router with an ethernet cable.

An ethernet connection is more reliable than wifi and is useful if you do not have a wiki network or the wifi signal is weak. Depending on the speed of your wifi network and ethernet connection may be faster than wifi which means less buffering when streaming content to the TV.

Average User Rating

No reviews found

Date Released

22 months Ago 13 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 104.16
Electricity cost - standby £ 3.04
Total running cost £ 107.20
Electricity cost - switched on £ 76.91
Electricity cost - standby £ 3.04
Total running cost £ 79.95
Purchase price £ 279.00
Total cost of ownership £ 358.95
Details

Energy Efficiency Class

Environmental Impact

0.53T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.53 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
14
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.4T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.4 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
10
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Display

Display Diagonal
40" 40"
HD Type
 Full HD
 Full HD
3D
 3D
 3D
High Frequency Rate
Unknown - Click to provide data 50Hz
Display Resolution
 1920 x 1080
 1920 x 1080
LED Backlighting Type
 Direct-LED
 Direct-LED
Screen Shape
 Flat
 Flat
Motion Interpolation Frequency
200Hz 200Hz
Motion Interpolation Technology
 AMR (Active Motion Rate)
 AMR (Active Motion Rate)
Display Brightness
280 cd/m² Unknown - Click to provide data
Contrast Ratio (dynamic)
 1000000:1
BEST
 1000000:1
Supported Video Mode
 1080p
 720i
 720p
 576i
 576p
 480i
 480p
 1080p
 720i
 720p
 576i
 576p
 480i
 480p
BEST
Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Display Technology
 LED
 LED
BEST
Screen Format Adjustments
 16:9
 14:9
 Zoom
 16:9
 14:9
 Zoom
Display Diagonal (metric)
Unknown - Click to provide data 101.6cm
Viewing Angle, Horizontal
Unknown - Click to provide data 178°
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
BEST
Viewing Angle, Vertical
Unknown - Click to provide data 178°

Audio

Audio System
Unknown - Click to provide data S-Master
Built-In Speaker
 Built-in speaker
 Built-in speaker
RMS Rated Power
16W
BEST
10W
Loudspeaker
2 2
Dolby Technology
 Digital Plus
 Digital
 DTS
 DTS 2.0
 Digital Plus
 Digital
 DTS
 DTS 2.0
Sound Modes
 Standard
 Music
 Movie
 Sports
 Game
 Standard
 Music
 Movie
 Sports
 Game
Audio Decoders
 Dolby Digital
 DTS
 Dolby Digital
 DTS
Audio Decoding Technology
 Dolby Digital Plus
 DTS 2.0
 Dolby Digital Pulse
 Dolby Digital Plus
 DTS 2.0
 Dolby Digital Pulse

Smart TV

Smart TV
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Smart TV
Internet TV
 Internet TV
BEST
 Internet TV
Timeshift
 Timeshift
Unknown - Click to provide data

Design

Colour
 Black
 Black
Peak Luminance Ratio
Unknown - Click to provide data 71%

Power

Power Consumption (typical)
65W 48W
BEST
Power Consumption (standby)
0.5W 0.5W
Energy Efficiency Class
 A+
 A+
Power Consumption (average)
45W Unknown - Click to provide data
Annual Energy Consumption
66kWh
BEST
70kWh
AC Input Voltage
 20-24
 20-24
AC Input Frequency
 50
 50
Power Consumption (max)
80W Unknown - Click to provide data
Voltage Tolerance
20% Unknown - Click to provide data

TV Tuner

Tuner Type
 Analog
 Analog
Digital Signal Format System
 DVB
 DVB-T
 DVB-T2
 DVB-C
 DVB
 DVB-T
 DVB-T2
 DVB-C
Analog Signal Format System
 PAL
 SECAM
 PAL
 SECAM

Performance

Parental Controls
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Parental controls
Video Formats Supported
 H.265
 H.265
High Dynamic Range Imaging (HDRI)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 High Dynamic Range Imaging (HDRI)
Teletext Function
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Teletext function
24p
Unknown - Click to provide data
 24p

Packaging Content

Handheld Remote Control
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Handheld remote control
Batteries Included
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Batteries included
Remote Control Type
Unknown - Click to provide data RM-ED062
Cables Included
 AC
 AC
Quick Start Guide
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Quick start guide

Ergonomics

VESA Mounting Interfaces
 400 x 200
 400 x 200
VESA Mounting
 VESA mounting
 VESA mounting

Networking

Wi-Fi
 Wi-Fi
 Wi-Fi
Ethernet Port
 Ethernet port
BEST
 Ethernet port

Management Features

Smart Modes
 Graphics
 Vivid
 Cinema
 Game
 Sports
 Photo
 Music
 Graphics
 Vivid
 Cinema
 Game
 Sports
 Photo
 Music
On Screen Display (OSD)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 On Screen Display (OSD)
Sleep Timer
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Sleep timer

Weight & Dimensions

Depth
67.1mm 66mm
BEST
Weight
7.3kg
BEST
7.7kg
Weight With Stand
7.6kg
BEST
8.1kg
Depth (with Stand)
Unknown - Click to provide data 212mm
Height (with Stand)
Unknown - Click to provide data 589mm
Width (with Stand)
916.8mm
BEST
924mm
Height
532.9mm 549mm
Width
916.8mm 924mm
Package Height
Unknown - Click to provide data 658mm
Package Width
Unknown - Click to provide data 1,015mm

Ports & Interfaces

Common Interface (CI) Slot
 Common interface (CI) slot
Unknown - Click to provide data
Headphone Outputs
1 1
DVI Port
Unknown - Click to provide data
 DVI port
High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP)
PC in (D-Sub) Port
 PC in (D-Sub) port
BEST
 PC in (D-Sub) port
Common Interface Plus (CI+)
 Common interface Plus (CI+)
 Common interface Plus (CI+)
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
RF Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
SCART Port
1 1
Digital Audio Optical Out
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
PC Audio in
 PC Audio in
Unknown - Click to provide data
Composite Video in
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Component Video (YPbPr/YCbCr) in
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
USB 2.0 Port
2 2
HDMI Port
3
BEST
2
Consumer Electronics Control (CEC)
 BRAVIA Sync
 BRAVIA Sync
CardBus PCMCIA Slot
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Audio (L,R) in
1 1
Audio Return Channel (ARC)
 Audio Return Channel (ARC)
Unknown - Click to provide data
Audio (L,R) Out
1 Unknown - Click to provide data

Technical Details

LED Backlight
 LED backlight
Unknown - Click to provide data
RF Input
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Power Save Mode
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Power save mode
Feedback