Share on
Panasonic TX-40DS400 vs Sony KDL-40RD453

Panasonic TX-40DS400 vs Sony KDL-40RD453

Panasonic TX-40DS400

73

Overall Score
Our Verdict:
A low cost 40" Full HD TV with fine features and very low running costs
90
Excellent
44
Average Features
79
16 Months Old
80
£79 Over 5 Years
Overall Score
73
Very Good
40" Full HD No No Mar 2016
Display Diagonal HD Type 3D OLED Technology Release Date
Sony KDL-40RD453

58

Overall Score

Sony KDL-40RD453

£270.00
Our Verdict:
A low cost 40" Full HD television with low running costs but inferior features
86
Very Good
35
Missing Some Features
74
18 Months Old
77
£80 Over 5 Years
Overall Score
58
Average
40" Full HD No No Feb 2016
Display Diagonal HD Type 3D OLED Technology Release Date

Top Prices

Appliance Outlet Telford
Checked 15 hours ago
Delivery unknown
RGB Direct
Checked 2 hours ago
Delivery unknown
Tylers Online
Checked 4 hours ago
Delivery unknown
3 Prices from 3 Stores | £260.00-£349.99
Appliance Outlet Telford
Checked 21 hours ago
Delivery unknown
THENEWPC UK
Checked 21 hours ago
Delivery unknown
Electrical Experience
Checked 12 hours ago
FREE Standard delivery
10 Prices from 10 Stores | £270.00-£459.00

Energy Efficiency

Running Costs Over 5 Years
Electricity cost - switched on £ 76.91
Electricity cost - standby £ 1.83
Total running cost £ 78.74
Electricity cost - switched on £ 76.91
Electricity cost - standby £ 3.04
Total running cost £ 79.95
Energy Efficiency Class
No data No data
Environmental Impact
0.39T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.39 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
10
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.

Specification

Display

Display Diagonal 40" 40"
HD Type  Full HD  Full HD
High Frequency Rate 200Hz
BEST
Display Resolution  1920 x 1080  1920 x 1080
Motion Interpolation Frequency 400Hz
BEST
200Hz
Display Brightness
Horizontal Viewing Angle Unknown - Click to provide data 178°
LED Backlighting Type  Direct-LED  Direct-LED
Screen Shape  Flat  Flat
Motion Interpolation Technology  Motionflow  Motionflow
Supported Video Mode  1080p  720i  720p  576i  576p  480i  480p  1080p  720i  720p  576i  576p  480i  480p
Aspect Ratio  16  16
Display Technology  LED  LED
BEST
Screen Format Adjustments  Zoom  Zoom
Display Diagonal (metric) 100cm 101.6cm
BEST
Supported Graphics Resolutions  1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)  1920 x 1080  1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)  1920 x 1080
Viewing Angle, Vertical Unknown - Click to provide data 178°

Audio

RMS Rated Power 20W
BEST
10W
Loudspeaker 2 2
Audio System Unknown - Click to provide data
Sound Modes  Speech  Standard  Music  Movie  Sports  Game  Speech  Standard  Music  Movie  Sports  Game
Audio Decoders  Dolby Digital  Dolby Digital
Audio Decoding Technology  Dolby Digital Plus  Dolby Digital Pulse  Dolby Digital  Dolby Digital Plus  Dolby Digital Pulse  Dolby Digital
Speaker 2 2

Other Features

Speakers Unknown - Click to provide data

Design

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

Power

Energy Efficiency Class  A+  A+
Power Consumption (typical) 48W 48W
Power Consumption (standby) 0.3W
BEST
0.5W
Annual Energy Consumption 67kWh
BEST
70kWh
Power Consumption (off) 0.3W Unknown - Click to provide data
AC Input Voltage  100 - 240  100 - 240
AC Input Frequency  50  50

Certificates

Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) Specification  DMS  DMP  DMR  DTCP-IP  DMS  DMP  DMR  DTCP-IP

TV Tuner

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

Performance

Video Formats Supported  3GPP  VRO  MP4  AVI  FLV  3GP  MKV  VOB  M4V  TS  H.265  3GPP  VRO  MP4  AVI  FLV  3GP  MKV  VOB  M4V  TS  H.265
Audio Formats Supported  FLAC  MP3  WAV  WMA  AAC++  FLAC  MP3  WAV  WMA  AAC++
Image Formats Supported  JPG  JPG
Teletext 1,000 pages Unknown - Click to provide data

Packaging Content

Remote Control Type Unknown - Click to provide data
Cables Included  AC  AC

Ergonomics

VESA Mounting Interfaces  200 x 200
BEST
 200 x 200

Management Features

Smart Modes  Normal  True Cinema  Custom  Cinema  Dynamic  Graphics  Vivid  Game  Sports  Photo  Music  Normal  True Cinema  Custom  Cinema  Dynamic  Graphics  Vivid  Game  Sports  Photo  Music
On Screen Display (OSD) Languages  DAN  DUT  GRE  EST  SLV  BUL  SER  CZE  NOR  RUS  ENG  FIN  FRE  DEU  LIT  ITA  POR  ESP  SWE  TUR  HUN  CRO  LAT  MAC  EN  ES  FR  DAN  DUT  GRE  EST  SLV  BUL  SER  CZE  NOR  RUS  ENG  FIN  FRE  DEU  LIT  ITA  POR  ESP  SWE  TUR  HUN  CRO  LAT  MAC  EN  ES  FR
Number of OSD Languages 27 30
BEST

Weight & Dimensions

Thickness 88mm 66mm
BEST
Weight 8kg 7.7kg
BEST
Weight With Stand 8.5kg 8.1kg
BEST
Depth (with Stand) 238mm 212mm
BEST
Height (with Stand) 569mm
BEST
589mm
Width (with Stand) 902mm
BEST
924mm
Height 522mm 549mm
Width 902mm 924mm

Ports & Interfaces

Headphone Outputs 1 1
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Port 1 Unknown - Click to provide data
RF Port Unknown - Click to provide data 1
SCART Port 1 1
USB 2.0 Port 1 2
BEST
HDMI Port 2 2
Consumer Electronics Control (CEC)  BRAVIA Sync  BRAVIA Sync
CardBus PCMCIA Slot Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Audio (L,R) in Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Common Interface Plus (CI+) Version 1.3 Unknown - Click to provide data

Packaging Data

Package Weight 11kg Unknown - Click to provide data
Package Height 662mm 658mm
BEST
Package Width 983mm 1,015mm
BEST
Feedback