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Sony KDL-32W706

32" Full HD 200Hz Edge-LED Jun 2014
A
Display Diagonal HD Type High Frequency Rate LED Backlighting Type Release Date £65.53 Electricity cost over 5 years
One industry award
Supports Wi-Fi
Not 3D
avforums.com Highly Recommended

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Reviews

One Industry Award

The author at review sites Avforums.com strongly endorse this television and have given it their "Highly Recommended" award.

Expert Reviews Are Excellent

This television received an expert rating of 90% from avforums.com. The expert review sites think this Sony TV is one of the very best TVs of this age and type.

Sony Has Good TV Reviews

We checked 2,295 expert and user reviews (including 65 verified purchases) for Sony televisions and found that on average Sony has good reviews. We also found that Sony has good reviews specifically for its small display diagonal TVs. 83% of those that bought a Sony television would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Energy

Running Costs Are OK

This TV is rated A for energy efficiency. Based on typical energy prices and usage levels we estimate that the 5 year running cost of the KDL-32W706 is £66, which is typical compared to the other 542 small display diagonal TVs that came out more than two years ago.


Other

Released Over Three Years Ago

It was June 2014 when Sony released the KDL-32W706.


Display

Full HD

Full HD

The display resolution of this TV is Full HD, which is typical of many small display diagonal TVs that have been around for more than two years. Full HD TVs have a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels.

Full HD TVs have a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels.

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Not 3D

The KDL-32W706 is not 3D, although keep in mind that most of the other televisions of a similar age and type to this television are also not 3D.

TVs which are 3D that might be worth considering include the Samsung UE32H6400 (£314.99).

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Fairly Fast High Frequency Rate

Televisions of this age and type have high frequency rates of between 50Hz and 400Hz. The Sony KDL-32W706 has a fairly fast high frequency rate (200 hertz) compared to most of the other televisions of a comparable age and type to this TV.

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Very Wide Viewing Angle, Horizontal

The narrowest viewing angle, horizontal of small display diagonal TVs that came out around the same time as this TV is 150°, the widest is 180°, and the average viewing angle, horizontal is 180°. The viewing angle, horizontal of the Sony KDL-32W706 of 178 degrees is one of the widest amongst TVs that were released more than two years ago.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution

The highest display resolution supported by the Sony KDL-32W706 is 1920 x 1080 pixels. That's 98% more display resolution than a 1366 x 768 pixels TV, which is the most frequently found display resolution supported by TVs that came out more than two years ago.

A 1920 x 1080 pixels display resolution is in fact the best supported display resolution across all TVs that have been on the market for around the same time as this television.

The worst supported display resolution amongst similar types of TV is 1366 x 768 pixels.

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Quite Fast Motion Interpolation Frequency

With a motion interpolation frequency of 200 hertz, the KDL-32W706 has one of the faster motion interpolation frequencies amongst small display diagonal TVs of this age. The slowest motion interpolation frequency of televisions of this type and age is 50Hz and the fastest is 1,200Hz.

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32 Inches Display Diagonal

This is a 32 inch TV.

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Networking

Supports Wi-Fi

supports Wi-Fi

The KDL-32W706 supports Wi-Fi. Most of the other small display diagonal TVs that were launched around the same time as this TV do not support Wi-Fi.

We think you might also be interested in some of the other TVs which support Wi-Fi currently available including the Samsung UE32H6400 (£314.99) which has better reviews.

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Supports Near Field Communication (NFC)

The KDL-32W706 supports Near Field Communication (NFC), unlike most of the other small display diagonal TVs that have been around for around the same time as this TV which do not support Near Field Communication (NFC).

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Supports Wi-Fi

The KDL-32W706 supports Wi-Fi. Most of the other TVs that came out around the same time as this television also support Wi-Fi.

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Supports Wi-Fi Direct

The KDL-32W706 supports Wi-Fi Direct. Most of the other small display diagonal TVs that have been around for a similar time to this television also support Wi-Fi Direct.

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Has an Ethernet Port

The Sony KDL-32W706 has an ethernet port. Most of the other small display diagonal TVs that have been on the market for a comparable time to this television do not have an ethernet port.

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Other Features

Supports HDD Recording

The KDL-32W706 supports HDD recording, as do most of the other TVs that have been around for around the same time as this TV.

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Performance

Has an Ambient Light Sensor

The KDL-32W706 has an ambient light sensor, as do most of the other televisions of this age and spec.

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Supports Face Detection

The KDL-32W706 supports face detection, unlike most of the other TVs of a similar age and type to this TV which do not support face detection.

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Features Voice Control

The KDL-32W706 features voice control, as do most of the other small display diagonal TVs that have been on the market for around the same time as this TV.

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Supports 24p

The KDL-32W706 supports 24p. Most of the other TVs of this spec and age also support 24p.

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Supports Parental Controls

The KDL-32W706 supports parental controls, as do most of the other televisions of this type and age.

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Has a Game Mode

The Sony KDL-32W706 has a game mode, as do most of the other TVs of this spec and age.

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Certificates

Has a Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) Certified

The Sony KDL-32W706 has a Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) certified, unlike most of the other TVs of a similar spec and age to this television which do not have a Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) certified.

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Smart TV

Supports Internet TV

The Sony KDL-32W706 supports internet TV, which is unusual. Most of the other televisions of this type and age do not support internet TV.

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Supports Smart TV

The KDL-32W706 supports Smart TV. Most of the other TVs of this type and age do not support Smart TV.

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Audio

Has an Auto Volume Leveler

The KDL-32W706 has an auto volume leveler, as do most of the other televisions of this type and age.

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Management Features

Supports Picture-in-Picture

The Sony KDL-32W706 supports Picture-In-Picture, as do most of the other TVs of a comparable spec and age to this television.

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Has an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)

The KDL-32W706 has an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG). Most of the other TVs of a comparable age and type to this television also have an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG).

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Weight & Dimensions

Average Depth

The KDL-32W706 has a pretty average depth (64 millimeters) compared to most of the other small display diagonal TVs that were released more than two years ago.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers refurbished kdl32w706bsu, sony kdl32w706bsu, sonytv kdl32w706
Barcodes 00049055249675, 04905524967524, 04905524967531, 04905524967555

Sony KDL-32W706 Review Sources

To prepare this Sony KDL-32W706 review we compared this TV to 4,701 other models. For each TV that we compared, we collated thousands of pieces of information including technical specs, reviews, and prices. In total we analysed 1,018,001 product attributes, 85,134 TV reviews and 3,292,400 historical TV prices from 204 TV retailers. We then picked out the standout features of this TV compared to the other models as well as any areas where this TV is lacking.

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