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Sony KDL-32R423A

Sony KDL-32R423A

32" Direct-LED 76mm Apr 2013
Display Diagonal LED Backlighting Type Depth Release Date
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4 Reasons For

Sony Televisions Have Good Reviews

Sony has good average ratings for its mid-size TVs as well as across its entire TV range compared to other brands.

Has Six Smart Modess

The KDL-32R423 has a greater number of smart modes than most mid-size TVs that have been around for more than two years. This Sony TV has a Game smart modes, which is the most frequently found smart modes found on mid-size TVs that have been around for more than two years. The smart modess "Cinema", "Personal", "Sports", "Standard" and "Vivid" are also found on this television.

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Quite Low Annual Energy Consumption

Televisions that have been available for more than two years have annual energy consumptions of between 0.22kWh and 620kWh, and the average annual energy consumption is 75kWh. With an annual energy consumption of only 58 kilowatt hours, the KDL-32R423 has a fairly low annual energy consumption compared to most of the other similar spec televisions that were released around the same time as the KDL-32R423.

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Very Light

The KDL-32R423 is quite light (only 5.1 kilograms) compared to most of the other TVs of this age and spec. The lightest television of a comparable age and spec to the KDL-32R423 is 1.4kg heavy, the heaviest is 36kg, and the average weight is 10kg.

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7 Reasons Against

Does Not Have a Wi-Fi

Like most of the other mid-size TVs that are a similar age to the KDL-32R423, the Sony KDL-32R423 does not have a wi-Fi.

We think you might also be interested in alternative televisions which also have a wi-Fi including the Panasonic TX-L32E30[plb_30112_price], or the LG 42LB670[plb_2232215_price].

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Does Not Support Smart TV

The KDL-32R423 does not support smart TV, although it is worth keeping in mind that most of the other TVs of a comparable type and age to the KDL-32R423 also do not support smart TV.

Other TVs which also support smart TV that you might want to look at include the LG 42LB670[plb_2232215_price].

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Not 3D

Most comparable spec televisions that came out around the same time as the KDL-32R423 are not 3D. The KDL-32R423 is no exception to this as it too is not 3D.

If you are looking for a television that is 3D then you might also want to look at the 42LW579[pl_326450_price], or the 47LB670[pl_2232214_price] both from LG which also has a higher rating.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Camera

Most comparable spec televisions that have been on the market for more than two years do not have a built-in camera. The KDL-32R423 is no exception to this as it too does not have a built-in camera.

We compared this TV to all the other TVs with a built-in camera and we think the UE46ES8000S[pl_1355897_price], the UN46ES8000[pl_1484430_price], or the UE40F7000[pl_1494094_price] all from Samsung is also worth considering.

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Only Analog Tuner Type

This TV has an Analog & Digital tuner type, which is the most frequently found tuner type on TVs of this age and type.

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Does Not Feature OLED Technology

Most TVs of this type and age do not feature OLED technology. The KDL-32R423 is no exception to this as it too does not feature OLED technology.

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Only 1366 X 768 Pixels Display Resolution

The KDL-32R423 supports a maximum display resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels. That's 49% less display resolution than a 1920 x 1080 pixels TV, which is the most common display resolution supported by comparable spec TVs that have been on the market for more than two years.

A 1366 x 768 pixels display resolution is in fact the worst supported display resolution across all televisions of this age and spec.

A 1920 x 1080 pixels display resolution is the best supported display resolution amongst comparable types of television.

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3 Other reasons to consider the Sony KDL-32R423A

Running Costs Are OK

The efficiency rating of this TV is A, and the average running cost of the KDL-32R423 is £68 over 5 years based on average usage levels and energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 670 televisions of a similar spec and age.

Released Over Three Years Ago

It was over three years ago when this mid-size TV was released.

Average Depth

The KDL-32R423 has a pretty average depth (76 millimeters) compared to most of the other TVs of this type and age.

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Specification

Display
Display Diagonal
HD Type
3D
LED Backlighting Type
Motion Interpolation Frequency
Motion Interpolation Technology
Contrast Ratio (dynamic)
Display Resolution
Supported Video Modes
Aspect Ratio
Screen Format Adjustments
Display Diagonal (metric)
Viewing Angle, Horizontal
Supported Graphics Resolutions
Viewing Angle, Vertical
TV Tuner
Auto Channel Search
Digital Signal Format System
Tuner Type
Smart TV
Internet TV
Audio
Audio System
Built-In Subwoofer
RMS Rated Power
Number of Loudspeakers
Built-In Speaker(s)
Ports & Interfaces
Headphone Outputs
Common Interface Plus (CI+)
Common Interface (CI)
RF Ports Quantity
SCART Ports Quantity
Digital Audio Optical Out
Composite Video in
Component Video (YPbPr/YCbCr) in
USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
DVI Port
PC in (D-Sub)
HDMI Ports Quantity
Audio (L,R) in
Networking
Wi-Fi
Ethernet LAN
Management Features
Sleep Timer
On/Off Timer
Picture-and-Picture
Smart Modes
On Screen Display (OSD)
Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)
Performance
Card Reader Integrated
Parental Control
24p Support
Local Dimming
Design
LED Indicators
Colour of Product
Peak Luminance Ratio
Ergonomics
On/off Switch
Power
Power Consumption (typical)
Power Consumption (standby)
Energy Efficiency Class
Annual Energy Consumption
Power Consumption (max)
Certificates
Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) Certified
Weight & Dimensions
Depth
Weight
Weight With Stand
Height (with Stand)
Width (with Stand)
Height
Width
Package Height
Package Width
Packaging Content
Desktop Stand
Batteries Included
Handheld Remote Control
Battery Type
Remote Control Type
Cables Included
Quick Start Guide
Manual
Number of Batteries Supported
Other Features
USB Playback
Advanced Contrast Enhancer
BRAVIA Sync
Live Colour

Running Cost

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Electricity cost when switched on £64.10
Electricity cost when on standby £3.04
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Electricity price £per kilowatt hour
Annual electricity price inflation %
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Water price £per litre
Annual water price inflation %
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Total running cost over 5 years £67.14
Running costs for this TV have been estimated based on other similar TVs. If you know how much electricity and water the Sony KDL-32R423Auses then please let us know by entering those figures in the boxes above.
Energy Rating
0.33T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.33 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
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To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant 9 tree seedlings and grow them for 10 years.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers kdl32r423, kdl32r423a, sony kdl32r423, sony kdl32r423a
Barcodes 04905524915853, 04905524915860

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