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Sony KDL-40BX450
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Sony KDL-40BX450

40" Feb 2013
Screen Size HD Type Release Date
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3 Reasons For

Sony Has Good Reviews for Its TVs

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

3D Comb Filter

This TV has a 3D comb filter, which is typical of many similar spec TVs that have been around for around the same time as it.

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Has Four Smart Modes

The KDL-40BX450 has a greater number of smart modes than most TVs of this age and type. This TV has a Game smart mode, which is the most frequently found smart mode found on similar spec TVs that have been available for around the same time as the KDL-40BX450. The smart modes "Cinema", "Photo" and "Sports" are also found on this Sony TV.

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12 Reasons Against

Expert Reviews Are Poor

This Sony TV received a rating of 60 out of 100 from television expert review site parentesis.com. The TV expert review sites aren't convinced by this television.

Does Not Have a WiFi Connection

The KDL-40BX450 does not have a WiFi connection. Most of the other comparable spec televisions that were launched around the same time as the KDL-40BX450 also do not have a WiFi connection.

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Does Not Support Smart TV Features

Most TVs of this type and age do not support smart TV features. The Sony KDL-40BX450 is no exception to this as it too does not support smart TV features.

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Not 3D Compatible

Like most of the other mid-size TVs that have been around for a similar time to the KDL-40BX450, the Sony KDL-40BX450 is not 3D compatible.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Camera

Most TVs of a comparable age and spec to the KDL-40BX450 do not have a built-in camera. The KDL-40BX450 is no exception to this as it too does not have a built-in camera.

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Only Supports Three TV Bands

The KDL-40BX450 has a greater number of TV bands than most TVs that have been available for a comparable time to it. This TV supports an UHF TV band, which is the most frequently supported TV band supported by TVs of a comparable spec and age to the KDL-40BX450. The TV bands "CATV" and "VHF" are also supported by this television.

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Only Analog Tuner

This television has an Analogue & Digital tuner, which is typical of many mid-size TVs that came out more than two years ago.

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Quite Low RMS Rated Power

The Sony KDL-40BX450 has one of the lower RMS rated power (only 12 Watts) amongst mid-size TVs of this age. Across all the mid-size TVs that came out more than two years ago the RMS rated power range from 2W to 80W.

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Does Not Feature OLED Technology

The KDL-40BX450 does not feature OLED technology. Most of the other mid-size TVs that have been around for around the same time as the KDL-40BX450 also do not feature OLED technology.

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Only Two HDMI Ports

The KDL-40BX450 is a two HDMI port television.

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Only One USB 2.0 Port

The Sony KDL-40BX450 is a one USB 2.0 port television.

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Heavy

The weights of mid-size TVs that have been around for more than two years range from 1.4kg to 36kg. The Sony KDL-40BX450 is quite heavy (12.8 kilograms) compared to most of the other mid-size TVs that have been available for a similar time to the KDL-40BX450.

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2 Other reasons to consider the Sony KDL-40BX450

Full HD HD Type

Full HD HD type

The display resolution of this TV is Full HD, which is typical of many mid-size TVs that are a comparable age to 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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Released Over Three Years Ago

Sony released the KDL-40BX450 over three years ago.

Specification

Display
Screen Size
HD Type
3D Compatible
Comb Filter
Display Resolution
Screen Format Adjustment
Aspect Ratio
Horizontal Viewing Angle
Graphics Resolution
Vertical Viewing Angle
TV Tuner
Digital Signal Format System
Tuner
TV Band
Analog Signal Format System
Tuner
Smart TV
Internet Browser
Audio
Audio System
RMS Rated Power
Loudspeaker
Ports & Interfaces
Common Interface Plus
RF Port
Composite Video in Port
Component Video in Port
USB 2.0 Port
HDMI Port
Audio in Port
Networking
WiFi Connection
Ethernet LAN Connection
Management Features
Smart Mode
Performance
Integrated Card Reader
Video Format
Design
Colour
Ergonomics
VESA Mounting Interface
Power
Typical Power Consumption
Standby Power Consumption
Input Frequency
Input Voltage
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Package Weight
Weight (with Stand)
Depth (with Stand)
Height (with Stand)
Width (with Stand)
Height
Width
Packaging Height
Packaging Width
Depth
Packaging Content

Expert Reviews

(1)
12 July 2012

Si buscas una televisión con un precio accesible, con calidad Full HD y con muchas opciones de conectividad, esta Sony es una buena opción. Además es muy fácil de usar e instalar...

Es Full HD, tiene varias conexiones y la navegacin por sus mens es sencilla
La actualizacin de imagen es de 60 GHz, por lo que escenas con mucho movimiento, como en deportes o algunos videojuegos, se vern borrosas

Running Cost

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Electricity cost when switched on $195.23
Electricity cost when on standby $9.39
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Total running cost over 5 years $204.62
Running costs for this TV have been estimated based on other similar TVs. If you know how much electricity and water the Sony KDL-40BX450uses then please let us know by entering those figures in the boxes above.
1.3T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 1.3 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
34
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant 34 tree seedlings and grow them for 10 years.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers kdl40bx450, sony kdl40bx450
Barcodes 00027242838598, 04905524830163
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