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Sony KDL-40W905

74

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Sony KDL-40W905

Sony KDL-40W905
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A very economical to run and fully featured 40" Full HD television
40" Full HD 61mm Yes Apr 2013 A
Display Diagonal HD Type Thickness 3D Release Date Energy Efficiency
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Sony KDL-40W905 Review

With low running costs and excellent features, we have scored the Sony KDL-40W905 as follows:
80
Features
Fully-Featured
87
Running Costs
$63 Over 5 Years
74
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 74?

It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better televisions are available. View the latest TVs 2018.
This TV has running costs of $63 over 5 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 4,388 TVs that we have compared it to. View all energy saving televisions.
It has some great features:
3D
Supports Wi-Fi
Has a child lock
Supports HDD recording
Colour you ve never seen on A screen
Your smartphone on your TV instantly
Bring your picture to life
Make A statement in style

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Sony KDL-40W905 In-Depth Analysis

Running Costs

Running Costs Are Average

The KDL-40W905 is typical compared to the other 4,388 televisions that we have analysed for running costs. Based on typical energy prices, we estimate the KDL-40W905 will cost $63 over 5 years to run.

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Features

Only Full HD

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

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Smaller Than Average Display Diagonal

The Sony KDL-40W905's display diagonal of only 40" is in the smallest 32% of all TVs when ranked by this feature. The display diagonals of TVs range from 13" to 110", and the average display diagonal is 46".

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3D

The KDL-40W905 is 3D, which is unusual. 75% of televisions are not 3D.

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Average Thickness

The thickness of the Sony KDL-40W905 of 61mm is pretty typical compared to most other televisions. It is in the thickest 52% of all televisions when ranked by this feature.

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Supports Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi

The Sony KDL-40W905 supports Wi-Fi, as do 61% of TVs.

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Has a Child Lock

The KDL-40W905 has a child lock, which is unusual. 88% of TVs do not have a child lock.

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Supports HDD Recording

The Sony KDL-40W905 supports HDD recording. 98% of televisions do not support HDD recording.

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Features Local Dimming

The KDL-40W905 features local dimming, which is unusual. 76% of televisions do not feature local dimming.

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Supports Face Detection

The KDL-40W905 supports face detection. 98% of TVs do not support face detection.

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Supports Parental Controls

The Sony KDL-40W905 supports parental controls, which is unusual. 87% of televisions do not support parental controls.

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Supports Screen Mirroring

The KDL-40W905 supports screen mirroring, which is unusual. 84% of TVs do not support screen mirroring.

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Has a Wide Color Enhancer

The KDL-40W905 has a wide color enhancer, unlike 95% of televisions which do not have a wide color enhancer.

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Has a Pair of 3D Glasses Included

The KDL-40W905 has a pair of 3D glasses included, unlike 86% of televisions which do not have a pair of 3D glasses included.

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Has a 2D-3D Converter

The Sony KDL-40W905 has a 2D-3D converter, which is unusual. 87% of TVs do not have a 2D-3D converter.

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Has an Auto Volume Leveler

The KDL-40W905 has an auto volume leveler, unlike 84% of televisions which do not have an auto volume leveler.

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Faster Than Average Motion Interpolation Frequency

The motion interpolation frequencies of TVs range from 50Hz to 3,000Hz, and the average motion interpolation frequency is 450Hz. The motion interpolation frequency of the Sony KDL-40W905 of 800Hz is faster than average when compared to most other TVs. It is in the fastest 26% of all televisions when sorted by this feature.

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Has an Equalizer

The KDL-40W905 has an equalizer. 92% of televisions do not have an equalizer.

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Supports Picture-in-Picture

The KDL-40W905 supports Picture-In-Picture, which is unusual. 95% of televisions do not support Picture-In-Picture.

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Supports Skype

Skype

The KDL-40W905 supports Skype, which is unusual. 97% of TVs do not support Skype.

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Supports Near Field Communication (NFC)

The KDL-40W905 supports Near Field Communication (NFC), unlike 98% of TVs which do not support Near Field Communication (NFC).

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Supports Wi-Fi Direct

The KDL-40W905 supports Wi-Fi Direct. 73% of televisions do not support Wi-Fi Direct.

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Supports 24p

The Sony KDL-40W905 supports 24p. 85% of televisions do not support 24p.

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Supports Wi-Fi

The Sony KDL-40W905 supports Wi-Fi, which is unusual. 92% of televisions do not support Wi-Fi.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

sony kdl40w905a, kdl40w905abaep, kdl40w905abi

Barcodes:

04905524915075, 04905524915099, 04905524915112

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