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Sony KDL-32RD430

70

Overall Score

Sony KDL-32RD430

Sony KDL-32RD430
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A very economical to run but marginally out of date 32", 66mm thick TV, with great user reviews and good features
32" HD No 66mm Feb 2016 A
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Sony KDL-32RD430 Review

With very low running costs and at under 2 years old, we have scored the Sony KDL-32RD430 as follows:
77
Reviews
1 Review
64
Features
Good Features
82
Age
2 Years Old
93
Running Costs
£48 Over 5 Years
70
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 70?

It has ok expert reviews with an average expert rating of 66%. Hisense televisions have excellent reviews in general.
At over a year old this television is slightly out of date, and newer TVs with more up to date technology are available. View the latest TVs 2018.
This TV has an efficiency rating of A, and its running costs of only £48 over 5 years are in the cheapest 13% of all 4,318 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 parental controls
Features USB recording
Smaller than average display diagonal
Does not feature OLED/QLED technology

How Big is the Sony KDL-32RD430?

The Sony KDL-32RD430 is 735mm wide and 66mm tall. It is 446mm thick and weighs 4.9kg.

Sony KDL-32RD430 front dimensions
Sony KDL-32RD430 size in context

Sony KDL-32RD430 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Average Expert Reviews

This television received an expert rating of 66% from 01net.com.

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Very Good Brand

Based on 3,322 expert and user reviews (including 1,904 verified purchases), Sony has very good reviews for its televisions. 95% of those that bought a Sony TV would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Running Costs

Running Costs Are Low

The efficiency rating of this television is A, and the average running cost of the KDL-32RD430 is only £48 over 5 years based on average energy prices, which makes it one of the cheaper to run televisions.

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Age

Released Over Two Years Ago

This Sony television was released in February 2016.

Features

Smaller Than Average Display Diagonal

Across all the televisions the display diagonals range from 13" to 110", and the average display diagonal is 46". The display diagonal of the KDL-32RD430 of only 32" is smaller than average when compared to most other televisions. It is smaller than 84% of all televisions when ranked by this feature.

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Does Not Feature OLED/QLED Technology

The KDL-32RD430 does not feature OLED/QLED technology, although it is worth keeping in mind that 98% of televisions also do not feature OLED/QLED technology.

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Not 3D

The KDL-32RD430 is not 3D, although it is worth keeping in mind that 75% of TVs are also not 3D.

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Average Thickness

The Sony KDL-32RD430's thickness of 66mm is relatively average compared to most other televisions. It is in the thickest 65% of all televisions when sorted by this feature.

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Does Not Support Wi-Fi

The Sony KDL-32RD430 does not support Wi-Fi, unlike most other televisions. 61% of TVs support Wi-Fi.

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Does Not Have an Optical Disc Player

Like most other televisions, the Sony KDL-32RD430 does not have an optical disc player. 99% of televisions do not have an optical disc player.

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Supports Parental Controls

The KDL-32RD430 supports parental controls, which is unusual. 87% of televisions do not support parental controls.

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Does Not Support Internet TV

Like most other televisions, the KDL-32RD430 does not support internet TV. 59% of TVs do not support internet TV.

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Does Not Have an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)

The KDL-32RD430 does not have an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG), unlike 63% of TVs which have an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG).

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Does Not Feature Voice Control

The KDL-32RD430 does not feature voice control, although keep in mind that 86% of televisions also do not feature voice control.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Camera

The KDL-32RD430 does not have a built-in camera. 98% of televisions also do not have a built-in camera.

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Features USB Recording

The KDL-32RD430 features USB recording, which is unusual. 90% of TVs do not feature USB recording.

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Does Not Have an Ethernet Port

The KDL-32RD430 does not have an ethernet port. 65% of televisions do have an ethernet port.

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Very Low RMS Rated Power

The RMS rated power of the KDL-32RD430 of only 10W is lower than 83% of all TVs when ranked by this feature. Across all the TVs the RMS rated powers range from 2W to 200W, and the average RMS rated power is 21W.

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Supports High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP)

The KDL-32RD430 supports High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP), unlike 78% of TVs which do not support High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP).

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Does Not Support Wi-Fi

The KDL-32RD430 does not support Wi-Fi. 92% of televisions also do not support Wi-Fi.

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Only 366 X 768 Pixels Display Resolution

The highest display resolution supported by the Sony KDL-32RD430 is 366 x 768 pixels. That's 86% lower display resolution than the most common resolution of 1920 x 1080 (Full HD) pixels and is in fact the worst supported resolution amongst all TVs. This TV also supports a display resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels and 1,366 pixels.

Amongst similar types of TV the best supported resolution is 5120 x 2160 pixels.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

sony kdl32rd430

Barcodes:

04548736023796

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