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Sony KDL-42EX440
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Sony KDL-42EX440

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Sony Has Good Television Reviews

On average Sony mid-size TVs have good ratings compared to other manufacturers as do all TVs manufactured by Sony.

Has Eight Smart Modes

The KDL-42EX440 has a greater number of smart modes than most TVs of a similar type and age to it. This Sony TV has a Game smart mode, which is the most frequently found smart mode found on TVs of this age and type. The smart modes "Cinema", "Energy saving", "Movie", "Personal", "Photo", "Sports" and "Standard" are also found on this television.

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13 Reasons Against

Poor Expert Reviews

TV expert review site parentesis.com scored this mid-size TV 60%. This means that television experts really don't rate this television very highly.

Does Not Have a WiFi Connection

Like most of the other mid-size TVs that have been available for around the same time as the KDL-42EX440, the Sony KDL-42EX440 does not have a WiFi connection.

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Does Not Support Smart TV Features

The KDL-42EX440 does not support smart TV features. Most of the other TVs of a similar age and spec to the KDL-42EX440 also do not support smart TV features.

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Not 3D Compatible

The KDL-42EX440 is not 3D compatible, although this is within the context that most of the other mid-size TVs that have been on the market for more than two years are also not 3D compatible.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Camera

Like most of the other televisions that are a comparable age to the KDL-42EX440, the Sony KDL-42EX440 does not have a built-in camera.

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Quite Slow Motion Interpolation Frequency

The average motion interpolation frequency of mid-size TVs that came out more than two years ago is 260Hz, and the motion interpolation frequencies range from 50Hz to 1,800Hz. When compared to other mid-size TVs that have been on the market for a comparable time to the KDL-42EX440 that we have checked, the KDL-42EX440's motion interpolation frequency of only 50 hertz is one of the slowest.

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Only Analog Tuner

This TV has an Analog & Digital tuner, which is the most commonly found tuner on mid-size TVs that have been on the market for more than two years.

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Does Not Feature OLED Technology

The KDL-42EX440 does not feature OLED technology. Most of the other mid-size TVs that were launched more than two years ago also do not feature OLED technology.

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Quite Low RMS Rated Power

The Sony KDL-42EX440 has one of the lower RMS rated power (only 16 Watts) amongst mid-size TVs of this age. The average RMS rated power of similar spec TVs that are a comparable age to the KDL-42EX440 is 18W, and the RMS rated power range from 2W to 80W.

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Only Two HDMI Ports

Most mid-size TVs that are a comparable age to the KDL-42EX440 have between one and four HDMI ports, including the KDL-42EX440 which has two HDMI ports.

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Only One USB 2.0 Port

The KDL-42EX440 is a one USB 2.0 port television.

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Heavy

At 13.4 kilograms, the KDL-42EX440 is quite heavy compared to most of the other televisions of a comparable spec and age to the KDL-42EX440. The lightest TV of a comparable age and type to the KDL-42EX440 is 3.7kg heavy and the heaviest is 36kg.

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Fairly High Annual Energy Consumption

With an annual energy consumption of 98 kilowatt hours, the Sony KDL-42EX440 has a fairly high annual energy consumption compared to most of the other TVs that were launched more than two years ago. The average annual energy consumption of mid-size TVs that have been available for a similar time to the KDL-42EX440 is 76kWh.

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3 Other reasons to consider the Sony KDL-42EX440

Full HD HD Type

The display resolution of this TV is Full HD, which is typical of many mid-size TVs that were released more than two years ago. Full HD TVs have a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels.

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Released Over Four Years Ago

It was over four years ago when this television was released.

Average Thickness

The KDL-42EX440 has a fairly typical thickness (75 millimeters) compared to most of the other mid-size TVs that were launched more than two years ago.

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Specification

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Expert Reviews

(1)
21 March 2013

Esta pantalla Sony es ideal para crear un centro de entretenimiento y disfrutar de películas con una resolución Full HD. Si estás buscando una televisión fácil de usar y sencilla de ajustar,...

Affordable
Accurate colors
Wide viewing angles
Tienen un precio accesible, resolucin Full HD y buen ngulo de visin
Low contrast ratio
Mediocre black levels
Limited feature set
Los negros no son tan profundos como podran ser, lo que hace que el contraste tampoco sea el mejor

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers kdl42ex440, kdl42ex440b, kdl42ex440ba, kdl42ex440bae, kdl42ex440baep
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