We checked 1,507 expert and user reviews for Sony TVs and found that on average Sony has good ratings. We also found that Sony has good ratings specifically for its mid-size TVs.
Supports Smart TV Features
Like most of the other comparable spec TVs that have been available for around the same time as the KDL-43W755, the KDL-43W755 supports smart TV features.
It may also be worth considering one of the other televisions which support smart TV features currently available including a cheaper TV such as the Panasonic TX-40CS520[plb_2819334_price] or you might consider a higher scoring TV such as the Samsung UE40J6300[plb_2824298_price].
We compared all the other televisions which also support smart TV features to this TV and we think the Sony KDL-40W705[plb_2796116_price] is also worth considering.
Has a WiFi Connection
Unlike most of the other televisions of this age and spec which do not have a WiFi connection, the KDL-43W755 has a WiFi connection.
There are a number of alternative televisions with a WiFi connection currently available which you might also want to look at including a cheaper TV such as the Panasonic TX-40CS520[plb_2819334_price] or you might consider a higher scoring TV such as the Samsung UE40J6300[plb_2824298_price].
We think you might also be interested in other TVs which also have a WiFi connection including the Sony KDL-40W705[plb_2796116_price].
1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution
This TV supports a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, which is the most frequently supported display resolution on televisions of a comparable age and spec to it.
Three USB 2.0 Ports
The KDL-43W755 is a three USB 2.0 port TV.
Quite Fast Motion Interpolation Frequency
Mid-size TVs that have been on the market for more than a year have motion interpolation frequencies of between 50Hz and 1,000Hz, and the average motion interpolation frequency is 250Hz. The Sony KDL-43W755 has one of the faster motion interpolation frequencies (800 hertz) amongst similar spec televisions of this age.
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2 MHL Version
The Sony KDL-43W755 supports a newer MHL version than most TVs that have been on the market for more than a year. This Sony TV supports a 2 MHL version, whereas most TVs of a similar type and age to it support a 1.3 MHL version.
This TV's MHL version (2) is actually the best supported MHL version amongst all TVs of this spec and age.
A 1 MHL version is the worst supported MHL version across comparable types of TV.
5 Reasons Against
Not 3D Compatible
Like most of the other mid-size TVs that came out around the same time as the KDL-43W755, the KDL-43W755 is not 3D compatible.
TVs which are 3D compatible that might be worth considering include the KDL-43W805[pl_2803097_price], or the KDL-43W807[pl_2803096_price] both from Sony; or the LG 32LF650[plb_2898998_price].
Does Not Have a Built-In Camera
Most televisions of a similar spec and age to the KDL-43W755 do not have a built-in camera. The Sony KDL-43W755 is no exception to this as it too does not have a built-in camera.
Does Not Feature OLED Technology
The KDL-43W755 does not feature OLED technology, although keep in mind that most of the other mid-size TVs that have been on the market for around the same time as the KDL-43W755 also do not feature OLED technology.
Quite High Annual Energy Consumption
At 76 kilowatt hours, the Sony KDL-43W755 has a quite high annual energy consumption compared to most of the other televisions of a similar type and age to the KDL-43W755. The annual energy consumptions of comparable spec televisions that are a similar age to the KDL-43W755 range from 26kWh to 160kWh.
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The KDL-43W755 is one of the heavier televisions of a comparable spec and age to the KDL-43W755 (10.9 kilograms) amongst mid-size TVs of this age. Across all the TVs that have been available for around the same time as the KDL-43W755 the weights range from 3.6kg to 18kg, and the average weight is 8kg.
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Released Over a Year Ago
It was over a year ago when Sony released the KDL-43W755.
Full HD HD Type
The display resolution of this television is Full HD, which is the most frequently found HD type on televisions of a comparable age and type to it. Full HD TVs have a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels.
Full HD TVs have a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels.
The KDL-43W755 has a pretty average thickness (59 millimeters) compared to most of the other TVs of a comparable type and age to the KDL-43W755.
We compared this TV to all the other 59mm thick televisions and we think because of it's better review score, the KDL-43W805[pl_2803097_price], and the KDL-43W807[pl_2803096_price] both from Sony is also worth considering.
If you would consider a TV with a thicker thickness then you might want to look at the Sony KDL-40W705[plb_2796116_price] (57mm).
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LED Backlighting Type
Motion Interpolation Frequency
Motion Interpolation Technology
Motionflow, Motionflow XR
1920 x 1080
Supported Video Modes
1080i, 1080p, 480i, 480p, 720p
Display Diagonal (metric)
Viewing Angle, Horizontal
Viewing Angle, Vertical
Digital Signal Format System
DVB, DVB-C, DVB, DVB-T, DVB, DVB-T, DVB-T2
Operating System Version
Operating System Installed
RMS Rated Power
Number of Loudspeakers
Digital, Digital Plus, Digital, Pulse, Digital Pulse, Digital
Audio Decoding Technologies
Dolby Digital Plus, Dolby Digital Pulse
Ports & Interfaces
Common Interface Plus (CI+)
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Ports
RF Ports Quantity
SCART Ports Quantity
Digital Audio Optical Out
Composite Video in
Component Video (YPbPr/YCbCr) in
USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
PC in (D-Sub)
HDMI Ports Quantity
Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL)
On Screen Display (OSD)
Electronic Programme Guide (EPG)
On Screen Display (OSD) Languages
BUL, CAT, CRO, CZE, DAN, DEU, DUT, ENG, ESP, EST, FIN, FRE, GRE, HEB, HUN, ITA, KAZ, LAV, LIT, NOR, POL, POR, RUM, RUS, SER, SLK, SLV, SWE, TUR, UKR
Purchased as a replacement for our previous sony tv which was still working fine but was starting to look its age we are delighted with the ultra slim style. set was easy and sync allows turn on... Read more…
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