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Sony KDL-40W705
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Sony KDL-40W705

A very highly rated and cheap to run 40 inch Full HD TV
40" Full HD No No Feb 2015
Display Diagonal HD Type 3D OLED Technology Release Date

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Sony KDL-40W705 Review

With excellent reviews and low running costs, we have ranked the Sony KDL-40W705 number 643 across all TVs.
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5 Reviews
69
Good Features
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86
$59 Over 5 Years
Overall Score
69
Good

Why Has it Scored 69?

It has terrific user reviews with 100% of buyers recommending this television to others.
This TV is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer TVs with better features are available. However it has good reviews so it may still be worth considering. View the latest televisions 2017.
This Sony TV has running costs of $59 over 5 years, which are typical compared to the other 3,997 televisions that we have compared it to. View all energy saving televisions.
The KDL-40W705 has some good features, but is also missing a few features:
Supports Wi-Fi
Supports parental controls
Only Full HD
Does not feature OLED technology
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Mediocre

Sony KDL-40W705 In-Depth Analysis

Features

Only Full HD

The display resolution of this TV is Full HD, which is the most frequently found HD type on TVs. Full HD TVs have a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels.

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Average Display Diagonal

The display diagonal of the Sony KDL-40W705 of 40" is pretty typical compared to most other televisions. It is in the smallest 1% of all televisions when sorted by this feature.

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Does Not Feature OLED Technology

The KDL-40W705 does not feature OLED technology, although it is worth keeping in mind that 98% of televisions also do not feature OLED technology.

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Not 3D

The KDL-40W705 is not 3D. 74% of televisions are also not 3D.

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Average Thickness

The KDL-40W705's thickness of 57mm is fairly typical compared to most other televisions. It is in the thinnest 1% of all TVs when ordered by this feature.

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Supports Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi

The Sony KDL-40W705 supports Wi-Fi. 59% of TVs also support Wi-Fi.

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Supports Parental Controls

The Sony KDL-40W705 supports parental controls, which is unusual. 89% of televisions do not support parental controls.

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Supports 24p

The KDL-40W705 supports 24p, which is unusual. 84% of televisions do not support 24p.

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Supports Wi-Fi Direct

The KDL-40W705 supports Wi-Fi Direct, unlike 72% of TVs which do not support Wi-Fi Direct.

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Supports Digital Video Recording (DVR)

The Sony KDL-40W705 supports Digital Video Recording (DVR). 94% of televisions do not support Digital Video Recording (DVR).

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Supports High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP)

The Sony KDL-40W705 supports High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP). 81% of televisions do not support High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP).

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Average High Frequency Rate

The KDL-40W705's high frequency rate of 200Hz is fairly typical compared to most other televisions. It is in the slowest 1% of all TVs when ordered by this feature.

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Has an Ambient Light Sensor

The Sony KDL-40W705 has an ambient light sensor, unlike 92% of televisions which do not have an ambient light sensor.

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Very Low RMS Rated Power

The RMS rated power of the KDL-40W705 of only 10W is in the lowest 16% of all TVs when sorted by this feature. The average RMS rated power of all televisions is 21W, with the lowest being 2W and the highest being 120W.

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Running Costs

OK Running Costs

The KDL-40W705 is typical compared to the other 3,997 TVs that we have analysed for 5 year running costs. Based on typical energy prices and usage levels, we estimate the 5 year running cost of the KDL-40W705 is $59.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

certified kdl40w705cbu, unbranded kdl40w705cbu, sony kdl40w705cbu, unbranded 1080p

Barcodes:

04548736002159, 04548736002166, 04548736003156, 05054629734780

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