Sony KD-L40R510 vs Sony KDL-40W650

Sony KD-L40R510
Sony KDL-40W650

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Reasons For

3 Reasons For
Higher RMS rated power Edit
The Sony KD-L40R510 is a 16W RMS rated power TV. That's 6W higher than the Sony KDL-40W650 (10W). Read more

RMS rated power stands for Root Mean Square rated power and it is typically used to measure the power output of the audio element of the TV.

A higher RMS rated power means that the audio system on the TV is more powerful and will be able to play the audio at higher volumes. A higher RMS power may also result in better quality audio at normal volume levels.

2% thinner Edit
The Sony KD-L40R510 has a depth of 65mm. That's 1mm thinner than the Sony KDL-40W650 (66mm). Read more

The depth of the TV is the thickness of the TV measured from the back of the TV to the front of the TV. Curved TVs will have quite a big depth as this dimension is measured from the back of the centre of the screen to the front of the edges of the screen.

A thinner TV has the advantage of appearing more elegant and will also mean that the TV will not stick out as much when mounted on a wall.

Cheaper to run by $1.38
Over five years the Sony KD-L40R510 is $1.38 cheaper to run than the Sony KDL-40W650. Read more
6 Reasons For
80Hz faster motion interpolation frequency Edit
The Sony KDL-40W650 has a motion interpolation frequency of 200Hz, but the Sony KD-L40R510 is only a 120Hz motion interpolation frequency TV (80Hz slower). Read more

The motion interpolation frequency is the frame rate which the TV is able to artificially create by inserting additional frames into the picture between the frames included in the original video source. Motion interpolation technology can sometimes create some unwanted side effects such glitches when the technology suddenly activates during an action scene. Most modern TVs will have an option to switch off the motion interpolation if it is not desired.

A faster motion interpolation frequency will result in smoother action scenes, less motion blur and a more life like image.

One more number of tuners Edit
The Sony KDL-40W650 has two number of tunerss, however the Sony KD-L40R510 only has one number of tuners.
Marginally lighter Edit
The Sony KDL-40W650 is a 7.7kg heavy TV, whereas the Sony KD-L40R510 is an 8.1kg heavy TV (400g heavier). Read more

The weight is the total weight of the TV excluding all packaging.

A lighter weight TV will be easier to move around and to mount on a wall. Some of the larger, very heavy TVs may require lightweight partition walls to be reinforced before the TV could be mounted.

Cheaper by $6
The Sony KDL-40W650 costs $5.98 less than the Sony KD-L40R510.
7 shops are selling it
A greater number of sellers increases the chances of the product remaining in stock and also increases the price competition amongst retailers for this TV.
Better selling
The Sony KDL-40W650 ranks No. 1551 by number of sales, however the Sony KD-L40R510 ranks No. 6714.

Reasons Against

7 Reasons Against
Vastly slower motion interpolation frequency Edit
The Sony KD-L40R510 has a motion interpolation frequency of 120Hz, however the Sony KDL-40W650 is a 200Hz motion interpolation frequency TV (80Hz faster). Read more

The motion interpolation frequency is the frame rate which the TV is able to artificially create by inserting additional frames into the picture between the frames included in the original video source. Motion interpolation technology can sometimes create some unwanted side effects such glitches when the technology suddenly activates during an action scene. Most modern TVs will have an option to switch off the motion interpolation if it is not desired.

A faster motion interpolation frequency will result in smoother action scenes, less motion blur and a more life like image.

One less number of tuners Edit
The Sony KD-L40R510 is a one number of tuners TV, whereas the Sony KDL-40W650 only has two number of tunerss.
400g heavier Edit
Sony KD-L40R510 is 8.1kg heavy, but the Sony KDL-40W650 is a 7.7kg heavy TV (400g lighter). Read more

The weight is the total weight of the TV excluding all packaging.

A lighter weight TV will be easier to move around and to mount on a wall. Some of the larger, very heavy TVs may require lightweight partition walls to be reinforced before the TV could be mounted.

More expensive by $6
The Sony KD-L40R510 is $5.98 more expensive than the Sony KDL-40W650.
Fewer sellers
The Sony KD-L40R510 is only stocked by 5 retailers, but the Sony KDL-40W650 is stocked by 12 sellers. Read more
The fewer the number of shops that stock the product, the lower the competition amongst shops to keep prices low.
Older by eleven months
The Sony KD-L40R510 is eleven months older than the Sony KDL-40W650.
Less popular
The Sony KD-L40R510 is a less popular choice amongst buyers. It ranks No. 6714 by number of sales in our TVs, whereas the Sony KDL-40W650 ranks No. 1551.
3 Reasons Against
60% lower RMS rated power Edit
The Sony KDL-40W650 is a 10W RMS rated power TV. That's 6W lower than the Sony KD-L40R510 (10W). Read more

RMS rated power stands for Root Mean Square rated power and it is typically used to measure the power output of the audio element of the TV.

A higher RMS rated power means that the audio system on the TV is more powerful and will be able to play the audio at higher volumes. A higher RMS power may also result in better quality audio at normal volume levels.

Thicker Edit
Sony KDL-40W650 is 66mm thick. That's 1mm thicker than the Sony KD-L40R510 (66mm). Read more

The depth of the TV is the thickness of the TV measured from the back of the TV to the front of the TV. Curved TVs will have quite a big depth as this dimension is measured from the back of the centre of the screen to the front of the edges of the screen.

A thinner TV has the advantage of appearing more elegant and will also mean that the TV will not stick out as much when mounted on a wall.

$1.38 more expensive to run over five years
The Sony KDL-40W650 costs $73.00 to run which is $1.38 more to run than the Sony KD-L40R510 over five years. Show assumptions.

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Date Released

21 months Ago 10 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on $ 70.26
Electricity cost - standby $ 1.36
Total running cost $ 71.62
Purchase price $ 305.97
Total cost of ownership $ 377.59
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Electricity cost - switched on $ 70.74
Electricity cost - standby $ 2.26
Total running cost $ 73.00
Purchase price $ 299.99
Total cost of ownership $ 372.99
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Energy Efficiency Class

No data No data

Environmental Impact

0.48T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.48 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
12
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.49T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.49 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
13
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Display

Display Diagonal
40" 40"
HD Type
 Full HD
 Full HD
3D
 3D
Unknown - Click to provide data
LED Backlighting Type
 Edge-LED
 Edge-LED
Screen Shape
 Flat
 Flat
OLED Technology
 OLED technology
Unknown - Click to provide data
Motion Interpolation Frequency
120Hz 200Hz
BEST
Motion Interpolation Technology
 Motionflow
 Motionflow
Display Resolution
 1920 x 1080
 1920 x 1080
Supported Video Modes
 1080i
 1080p
 720p
 480i
 480p
 576i
 576p
 1080i
 1080p
 720p
 480i
 480p
 576i
 576p
Display Diagonal (metric)
101.6cm 101.6cm
Viewing Angle, Horizontal
178° 178°
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 1360 x 768 (WXGA)
 1280 x 768 (WXGA)
 1280 x 768
 1024 x 768 (XGA)
 800 x 600 (SVGA)
 640 x 480 (VGA)
BEST
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 1360 x 768 (WXGA)
 1280 x 768 (WXGA)
 1280 x 768
 1024 x 768 (XGA)
 800 x 600 (SVGA)
 640 x 480 (VGA)
Viewing Angle, Vertical
178° 178°

TV Tuner

Auto Channel Search
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Auto channel search
Digital Signal Format System
 DVB
 DVB-T
 DVB-T2
 DVB
 DVB-T
 DVB-T2
Tuner Type
 Analog
 Analog
Supported TV Bands
 UHF
 VHF
 CATV
 UHF
 VHF
 CATV
Analog Signal Format System
 NTSC
 NTSC
Number of Tuners
1 2
BEST

Smart TV

Smart TV
 Smart TV
 Smart TV
Internet TV
 Internet TV
 Internet TV
Video Apps
 YouTube
 NetFlix
 YouTube
 NetFlix
Screen Mirroring
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Screen mirroring

Audio

RMS Rated Power
16W
BEST
10W
Number of Loudspeakers
2 2
Built-In Speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
Dolby Technology
 Pulse
 Digital Plus
 Digital Pulse
 Digital
 DTS
 Pulse
 Digital Plus
 Digital Pulse
 Digital
 DTS
Sound Modes
 Standard
 Music
 Movie
 Sports
 Game
 Standard
 Music
 Movie
 Sports
 Game
Audio Decoders
 Dolby Digital
 DTS
 Dolby Digital
 DTS
Audio Decoding Technologies
 Dolby Digital Plus
 Dolby Digital Pulse
 Dolby Digital DTS
 DTS TruSurround
 Dolby Digital Plus
 Dolby Digital Pulse
 Dolby Digital DTS
 DTS TruSurround

Ports & Interfaces

Headphone Outputs
1 1
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Ports
1 1
RF Ports Quantity
1 1
Digital Audio Optical Out
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Composite Video in
1 1
Component Video (YPbPr/YCbCr) in
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
2 2
DVI Port
 DVI port
Unknown - Click to provide data
HDCP
 HDCP
 HDCP
PC in (D-Sub)
 PC in (D-Sub)
Unknown - Click to provide data
HDMI Ports Quantity
2 2
Audio (L,R) in
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Audio Return Channel (ARC)
 Audio Return Channel (ARC)
Unknown - Click to provide data
Audio (L,R) Out
Unknown - Click to provide data 2

Networking

Wi-Fi
 Wi-Fi
 Wi-Fi
Wi-Fi Standards
 802.11n
 802.11g
 802.11b
BEST
 802.11n
 802.11g
 802.11b
Ethernet LAN
 Ethernet LAN
 Ethernet LAN
Miracast
 Miracast
Unknown - Click to provide data
Wi-Fi Direct
 Wi-Fi Direct
 Wi-Fi Direct

Management Features

Sleep Timer
 Sleep timer
Unknown - Click to provide data
On/Off Timer
 On/Off timer
 On/Off timer
Automatic Shut Off Function
 Automatic shut off function
Unknown - Click to provide data
Smart Modes
 hotel
 hotel
On Screen Display (OSD)
 On Screen Display (OSD)
 On Screen Display (OSD)
Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)
ECO Mode
Unknown - Click to provide data
 ECO mode
Auto Power Off
 Auto power off
Unknown - Click to provide data
On Screen Display (OSD) Languages
 ENG
 FRE
 ESP
 ARA
 CZE
 THA
 RUS
 POR
 VIE
 IND
 ENG
 FRE
 ESP
 ARA
 CZE
 THA
 RUS
 POR
 VIE
 IND
Hotel Mode
 Hotel mode
Unknown - Click to provide data

Performance

Video Formats Supported
 WMV
 AVI
 MPEG
 MPEG1
 MKV
 AVCHD
 WMV9
 WEBM
 AVC
 WMV
 AVI
 MPEG
 MPEG1
 MKV
 AVCHD
 WMV9
 WEBM
 AVC
Audio Formats Supported
 MP3
 WAV
 WMA
 MP3
 WAV
 WMA
Image Formats Supported
 JPG
 JPG
Parental Control
 Parental control
 Parental control
Child Lock
 Child lock
Unknown - Click to provide data
24p Support
Unknown - Click to provide data
 24p support
Clock Function
 Clock function
Unknown - Click to provide data
Supported File Systems
 FAT16
 FAT32
 NTFS
 FAT
 FAT16
 FAT32
 NTFS
 FAT

Design

Colour of Product
 Black
 Black
Compatible Products
Unknown - Click to provide data BRAVIA

Ergonomics

On/off Switch
Unknown - Click to provide data
 On/off switch
VESA Mounting
 VESA mounting
 VESA mounting

Power

Power Consumption (typical)
59W
BEST
59.4W
Power Consumption (standby)
0.3W
BEST
0.5W
Power Consumption (PowerSave)
33.14W Unknown - Click to provide data
Annual Energy Consumption
Unknown - Click to provide data 83kWh

Certificates

Energy Star Certified
 Energy Star certified
Unknown - Click to provide data

Weight & Dimensions

Depth
65mm
BEST
66mm
Weight
8.1kg 7.7kg
BEST
Package Weight
12kg Unknown - Click to provide data
Weight With Stand
8.7kg 8.1kg
BEST
Depth (with Stand)
Unknown - Click to provide data 212mm
Height (with Stand)
580mm
BEST
589mm
Width (with Stand)
924mm 924mm
Height
546mm 549mm
Width
924mm 924mm
Package Height
640mm
BEST
650mm
Package Width
1,022mm 1,011mm
BEST

Packaging Content

Desktop Stand
 Desktop stand
 Desktop stand
Batteries Included
 Batteries included
 Batteries included
Handheld Remote Control
 Handheld remote control
 Handheld remote control
Remote Control Type
Unknown - Click to provide data RMT-TX102D/ RMT-TX201P
Cables Included
 AC
 AC
Quick Start Guide
 Quick start guide
 Quick start guide
Manual
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Manual
Warranty Card
 Warranty card
Unknown - Click to provide data

Technical Details

LED Backlight
Unknown - Click to provide data
 LED backlight
Network Streaming Services Supported
 Netflix
 YouTube
 Netflix
 YouTube
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