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Sony KDL-43W805

80

Overall Score

Sony KDL-43W805

Sony KDL-43W805
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A very economical to run and critically acclaimed 43" Full HD television, with very good features
43" Full HD No 59mm Mar 2015 A+
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Sony KDL-43W805 Review

With excellent reviews and very low running costs, we have scored the Sony KDL-43W805 as follows:
91
Reviews
1 Review
83
Features
Fully-Featured
90
Running Costs
$57 Over 5 Years
80
Overall Score
Excellent

Why Has it Scored 80?

It has terrific expert reviews with an average expert rating of 92%.
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 2018.
This Sony TV has running costs of $57 over 5 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 4,388 televisions that we have compared it to. View all energy saving televisions.
The KDL-43W805 has some great features:
3D
Supports Wi-Fi
Supports Wi-Fi Direct
Supports High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP)

What is This TV Best Used For?

18
Watching Films
Mediocre
28
Watching Sport
Mediocre
56
Playing Games
Average

Sony KDL-43W805 In-Depth Analysis

Running Costs

Running Costs Are Average

The KDL-43W805 has an average running cost of $57 over 5 years based on typical energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 4,388 TVs.

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Features

Average Display Diagonal

The Sony KDL-43W805's display diagonal of 43" is fairly standard compared to most other televisions. It is larger than 54% of all TVs when sorted by this feature.

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Only Full HD

The display resolution of this television is Full HD, which is typical of many TVs. Full HD TVs have a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels.

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Does Not Feature OLED/QLED Technology

The KDL-43W805 does not feature OLED/QLED technology. 98% of televisions also do not feature OLED/QLED technology.

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3D

The KDL-43W805 is 3D, which is unusual. 75% of TVs are not 3D.

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Average Thickness

The thickness of the KDL-43W805 of 59mm is relatively typical compared to most other televisions. It is in the thickest 49% of all televisions when sorted by this feature.

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Supports Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi

The KDL-43W805 supports Wi-Fi, as do 61% of televisions.

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Supports Wi-Fi Direct

The KDL-43W805 supports Wi-Fi Direct, unlike 73% of TVs which do not support Wi-Fi Direct.

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Supports High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP)

The Sony KDL-43W805 supports High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP). 78% of TVs do not support High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP).

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Has a Pair of 3D Glasses Included

The Sony KDL-43W805 has a pair of 3D glasses included, which is unusual. 86% of televisions do not have a pair of 3D glasses included.

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Faster Than Average Motion Interpolation Frequency

TVs have motion interpolation frequencies of between 50Hz and 3,000Hz, and the average motion interpolation frequency is 450Hz. The KDL-43W805's motion interpolation frequency of 800Hz is faster than 76% of all televisions when ordered by this feature.

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Supports Parental Controls

The KDL-43W805 supports parental controls, unlike 87% of televisions which do not support parental controls.

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Supports HDD Recording

The KDL-43W805 supports HDD recording. 98% of televisions do not support HDD recording.

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Supports Screen Mirroring

The Sony KDL-43W805 supports screen mirroring, which is unusual. 84% of televisions do not support screen mirroring.

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Has a Mounting Kit

The KDL-43W805 has a mounting kit, which is unusual. 91% of televisions do not have a mounting kit.

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Supports 24p

The KDL-43W805 supports 24p, which is unusual. 85% of TVs do not support 24p.

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Supports Picture-in-Picture

The KDL-43W805 supports Picture-In-Picture, unlike 95% of televisions which do not support Picture-In-Picture.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

sonybravia kdl43w805cbu, sony kdl43w805cbu

Barcodes:

00635131627101, 04548736003057, 04548736003095, 05054629797792, 05055760736800

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