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Sony FWD-42W800P/T

68

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Sony FWD-42W800P/T

Sony FWD-42W800P/T
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A good spec and economical to run 42" Full HD TV
42" Full HD 63mm Yes Apr 2013
Display Diagonal HD Type Thickness 3D Release Date
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Sony FWD-42W800P/T Review

With low running costs and very good features, we have scored the Sony FWD-42W800P/T as follows:
71
Features
Good Features
62
Age
4 Years Old
77
Running Costs
£99 Over 5 Years
68
Overall Score
Good

Why Has it Scored 68?

Hisense TVs have excellent reviews in general.
It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better TVs are available. View the latest televisions 2018.
This TV has running costs of £99 over 5 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 4,306 TVs that we have compared it to. View all energy saving TVs.
It has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Supports Wi-Fi
3D
Only Full HD

Sony FWD-42W800P/T In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Very Good Brand

We checked 3,350 owner and expert reviews (including 1,813 verified purchases) for Sony TVs and found that on average Sony has very good reviews compared to other manufacturers. 95% of those that bought a Sony television would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Running Costs

Running Costs Are Average

The average running cost of the FWD-42W800P/T is £99 over 5 years based on average energy prices and usage levels, which is typical compared to the other 4,306 TVs.

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Age

Released Over Four Years Ago

This television has been on the market since April 2013.

Features

Average Display Diagonal

The display diagonal of the FWD-42W800P/T of 42" is pretty standard compared to most other televisions. It is in the largest 40% of all TVs when sorted by this feature.

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Only Full HD

The display resolution of this TV is Full HD, which is typical of many televisions. Full HD TVs have a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels.

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3D

The FWD-42W800P/T is 3D. 75% of televisions are not 3D.

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Average Thickness

The thickness of the Sony FWD-42W800P/T of 63mm is pretty typical compared to most other TVs. It is thicker than 44% of all TVs when sorted by this feature.

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Supports Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi

The Sony FWD-42W800P/T supports Wi-Fi. 61% of TVs also support Wi-Fi.

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Features Local Dimming

The FWD-42W800P/T features local dimming, unlike 76% of TVs which do not feature local dimming.

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Has a PC in (D-Sub) Port

The Sony FWD-42W800P/T has a PC in (D-Sub) port. 70% of TVs do not have a PC in (D-Sub) port.

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Supports Wi-Fi Direct

The Sony FWD-42W800P/T supports Wi-Fi Direct. 73% of TVs do not support Wi-Fi Direct.

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Supports Skype

Skype

The FWD-42W800P/T supports Skype, which is unusual. 97% of TVs do not support Skype.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

sony fwd42w800p, fwd42w800pt

Barcodes:

05013493235939, 05013493235960, 05013493238756, 05052916669883

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