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Sony KDL-40WD653

A cheap to run and fairly highly rated 40 inch Full HD television
40" Full HD No No Feb 2016
Display Diagonal HD Type 3D OLED Technology Release Date

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Sony KDL-40WD653 Review

With low running costs and very good reviews,
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41 Reviews
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Good Features
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81
$65 Over 5 Years
Overall Score
58
Average

Why Has it Scored 58?

It has ok user reviews with an average user rating of 69%, based on 41 reviews.
At over a year old this TV is slightly out of date, and newer televisions with more up to date technology are available. View the latest TVs 2017.
This TV has running costs of $65 over 5 years, which are typical compared to the other 3,997 TVs that we have compared it to. View all energy saving TVs.
It has some good features, but is also missing a few features:
Supports Wi-Fi
Supports smartphones being used as a remote
Only Full HD
Does not feature OLED technology
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Mediocre
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Mediocre

Sony KDL-40WD653 In-Depth Analysis

Features

Average Display Diagonal

The display diagonal of the Sony KDL-40WD653 of 40" is pretty average compared to most other televisions. It is in the smallest 1% of all televisions when sorted by this feature.

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Only Full HD

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

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Does Not Feature OLED Technology

The KDL-40WD653 does not feature OLED technology, although this is within the context that 98% of televisions also do not feature OLED technology.

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Not 3D

Like most other televisions, the KDL-40WD653 is not 3D. 74% of televisions are not 3D.

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Average Thickness

The Sony KDL-40WD653's thickness of 66mm is pretty standard compared to most other televisions. It is in the thinnest 1% of all televisions when ordered by this feature.

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Supports Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi

The KDL-40WD653 supports Wi-Fi. 59% of televisions also support Wi-Fi.

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Supports Smartphones Being Used As a Remote

The Sony KDL-40WD653 supports smartphones being used as a remote, unlike 88% of televisions which do not support smartphones being used as a remote.

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Average High Frequency Rate

The KDL-40WD653's high frequency rate of 200Hz is relatively standard compared to most other televisions. It is in the slowest 1% of all TVs when ordered by this feature.

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Supports High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP)

The Sony KDL-40WD653 supports High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP), which is unusual. 81% of televisions do not support High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP).

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Supports 24p

The KDL-40WD653 supports 24p. 84% of televisions do not support 24p.

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Supports Wi-Fi Direct

The KDL-40WD653 supports Wi-Fi Direct. 72% of televisions do not support Wi-Fi Direct.

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Supports Screen Mirroring

The Sony KDL-40WD653 supports screen mirroring. 87% of TVs do not support screen mirroring.

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Supports a YouTube Video App

The KDL-40WD653 has a greater number of video apps than most TVs. The most commonly supported video app is Netflix, but this video app is not supported by this television. The video apps YouTube are also supported by this TV.

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Very Low RMS Rated Power

Televisions have RMS rated powers of between 2W and 120W, and the average RMS rated power is 21W. The RMS rated power of the Sony KDL-40WD653 of only 10W is quite low compared to most other televisions. It is in the lowest 14% of all televisions when ordered by this feature.

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Running Costs

Running Costs Are Average

The KDL-40WD653 has an average 5 year running cost of $65 based on average energy prices and usage levels, which is typical compared to the other 3,997 TVs.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers sony sonledkdl40wd653bubk, sonybravia kdl40wd653bu, sony sonkdl40wd653bu, samsung kdl40wd653bu, sony kdl40wd653baep, summer kdl40wd653bu, barbie kdl40wd653bu, acoustic kdl40wd653, sony kdl40wd653bucr, sony kdl40wd653cbu, part kdl40wd653, sony p239747p, sony hd1080p, sony xr200hz, sony hdmi2x
Barcodes 00635131627088, 04548736023659, 04548736023666, 04848736023666, 05056129211907

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