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Sony KDL-42W653
Sony KDL-42W653
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Sony KDL-42W653

42" Full HD Edge-LED Sep 2013
A+
Display Diagonal HD Type LED Backlighting Type Wi-Fi Release Date £82.86 Electricity cost over 5 years
One industry award
Full HD
Supports Wi-Fi
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Reviews

One Industry Award

This medium display diagonal television received a "Recommended" from Hi-tech.mail.ru/ who decided that this TV was good.

Sony Has Good Reviews for Its TVs

Based on 1,413 owner and expert reviews (including 91 verified purchases), Sony has good ratings for its TVs. Sony also has good ratings specifically for its medium display diagonal TVs. 94% of those that bought a Sony TV would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Display

Full HD

Full HD

The display resolution of this TV is Full HD, which is typical of many medium display diagonal TVs that were released around the same time as it. 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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1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution

This TV supports a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, which is typical of many TVs of a similar age and type to it.

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Not 3D

The Sony KDL-42W653 is not 3D, although keep in mind that most of the other medium display diagonal TVs that have been available for around the same time as this TV are also not 3D.

If you are looking for a television that is 3D then you might want to look at the LG 42LW579, the Sharp LC-50LE651K, or the TechniSat TechniLine 40.

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Networking

Supports Wi-Fi

supports Wi-Fi

The KDL-42W653 supports Wi-Fi, as do most of the other TVs of a comparable age and spec to this TV.

It may also be worth also looking at one of the other televisions which support Wi-Fi currently available including the 42LW579, the 47LB731, or the 50LB561 all from LG which has better reviews.

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Has an Ethernet Port

The KDL-42W653 has an ethernet port. Most of the other TVs that have been available for more than two years also have an ethernet port.

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Features

Supports Skype

supports Skype

The KDL-42W653 supports Skype, as do most of the other televisions of a comparable type and age to this television.

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Performance

Has a Digital Video Recorder (DVR)

The Sony KDL-42W653 has a digital Video Recorder (DVR). Most of the other televisions of this spec and age also have a digital Video Recorder (DVR).

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Features Parental Control

The KDL-42W653 features parental control. Most of the other comparable spec TVs that were launched around the same time as this television also feature parental control.

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Supports 24p Support

The Sony KDL-42W653 supports 24p support, as do most of the other TVs of a comparable age and spec to this TV.

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Does Not Feature Local Dimming

Like most of the other TVs of this age and spec, the Sony KDL-42W653 does not feature local dimming.

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Management Features

Has a Picture-and-Picture Function

The KDL-42W653 has a picture-and-picture function, as do most of the other medium display diagonal TVs that have been around for around the same time as this TV.

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Has an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)

The KDL-42W653 has an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG). Most of the other televisions of this age and spec also have an Electronic Programme Guide (EPG).

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Ports & Interfaces

Has an HDCP

The Sony KDL-42W653 has an HDCP. Most of the other similar spec televisions that have been on the market for more than two years also have an HDCP.

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Smart TV

Has an Internet TV Function

The KDL-42W653 has an internet TV function. Most of the other TVs of this spec and age also have an internet TV function.

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Audio

Quite Low RMS Rated Power

Medium display diagonal TVs that have been around for a comparable time to this television have RMS rated powers of between 4W and 80W, and the average RMS rated power is 19W. The Sony KDL-42W653 has a fairly low RMS rated power (only 16 Watts) compared to most of the other comparable spec TVs that were released more than two years ago.

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Energy

OK Running Costs

This TV is rated A+ for energy efficiency. The KDL-42W653 has an average running cost of £83 over 5 years based on average energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 616 televisions of a comparable age and spec.


Other

Released Over Three Years Ago

It was April 2017 when Sony released the KDL-42W653.

Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers kdl42w653abi, sony 1080p
Barcodes 04905524915631, 04905524915648, 04905524915655

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