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Sony KDL-32W653

hi-tech.mail.ru/ Recommended
A very economical to run but 4 year old 32" Full HD television
32" Full HD No Edge-LED Aug 2013
Display Diagonal HD Type 3D LED Backlighting Type Release Date
Atlantic Electrics Ltd
£563.99
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Sony KDL-32W653 Review

28
Missing Some Features
35
4 Years Old
81
£69 Over 5 Years
Overall Score
36
Mediocre

Why Has it Scored 36?

It has received a "Recommended" award from Hi-Tech.mail.ru/. Samsung televisions have excellent reviews in general.
This TV is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better TVs are available. View the latest televisions 2017.
It has an energy efficiency classification of A, and its running costs of only £69 over 5 years are in the cheapest 20% of all 4,021 TVs that we have compared it to. View all energy saving televisions.
This Sony TV is missing some features:
Quite small display diagonal
Only Full HD
Not 3D
Very low RMS rated power

Sony KDL-32W653 Video Reviews


Sony KDL-32W653 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews

One Industry Award

This Sony TV received a "Recommended" award from website Hi-Tech.mail.ru/ who said that this TV was very good.

Very Good Brand

Based on 3,179 user and expert reviews (including 1,166 verified purchases), Sony has very good reviews for its TVs. 90% of those that bought a Sony TV would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Features

Quite Small Display Diagonal

The smallest display diagonal of TVs is 2", the largest is 110", and the average display diagonal is 46". The display diagonal of the KDL-32W653 of only 32" is in the smallest 23% of all televisions when ordered by this feature.

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Only Full HD

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

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Not 3D

Like most other TVs, the KDL-32W653 is not 3D. 74% of TVs are not 3D.

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Average Thickness

The thickness of the KDL-32W653 of 69mm is fairly average compared to most other TVs. It is in the thickest 72% of all TVs when ranked by this feature.

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Supports Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi

The Sony KDL-32W653 supports Wi-Fi. 59% of TVs also support Wi-Fi.

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Features Local Dimming

The KDL-32W653 features local dimming. 76% of TVs do not feature local dimming.

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Supports Parental Controls

The KDL-32W653 supports parental controls. 88% of televisions do not support parental controls.

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Supports Face Detection

The Sony KDL-32W653 supports face detection, which is unusual. 98% of televisions do not support face detection.

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Supports HDD Recording

The KDL-32W653 supports HDD recording. 99% of TVs do not support HDD recording.

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Very Low RMS Rated Power

Televisions have RMS rated powers of between 2W and 120W, and the average RMS rated power is 21W. The RMS rated power of the KDL-32W653 of only 10W is in the lowest 17% of all TVs when ranked by this feature.

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Supports 24p

The KDL-32W653 supports 24p, which is unusual. 84% of TVs do not support 24p.

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Has a PC in (D-Sub) Port

The KDL-32W653 has a PC in (D-Sub) port, which is unusual. 74% of TVs do not have a PC in (D-Sub) port.

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Supports Digital Video Recording (DVR)

The Sony KDL-32W653 supports Digital Video Recording (DVR). 94% of televisions do not support Digital Video Recording (DVR).

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Supports Wi-Fi Direct

The KDL-32W653 supports Wi-Fi Direct. 72% of TVs do not support Wi-Fi Direct.

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Supports Picture-in-Picture

The KDL-32W653 supports Picture-In-Picture, which is unusual. 95% of TVs do not support Picture-In-Picture.

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Supports Skype

Skype

The KDL-32W653 supports Skype. 97% of TVs do not support Skype.

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Supports Screen Mirroring

The KDL-32W653 supports screen mirroring, unlike 87% of televisions which do not support screen mirroring.

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Supports High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP)

The KDL-32W653 supports High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP), which is unusual. 81% of televisions do not support High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP).

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Age

Released Over Four Years Ago

This television was released in August 2013.


Running Costs

Low Running Costs

This television has an energy efficiency classification of A. The KDL-32W653 is one of the more economic to run TVs that we have looked at for running costs. Based on satisfactory usage levels and energy prices, we estimate the KDL-32W653 will cost only £69 over 5 years to run.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers sony kdl32w653a, kdl32w653abi, sony 1080p
Barcodes 04905524915693, 04905524915709, 04905524915716

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