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Sony Bravia KDL-W2000 Series LCD TV (20", 40", 46")

alaTest has collected and analyzed 476 reviews of Sony Bravia KDL-W2000 Series LCD TV (20", 40", 46"). The average rating for this product is 4.5/5, compared to an average rating of 4.3/5 for other TVs for all reviews. Reviews about the size and design are on the whole positive. The sound and usability also get good feedback. Many are less positive about the remote control. There are some mixed reviews about the black level and reliability.

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We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other TVs the Sony Bravia KDL-W2000 Series LCD TV (20", 40", 46") is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 86/100 = Very good quality.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 56 user reviews of Sony Bravia KDL-W2000 Series LCD TV (20", 40", 46") from The average user rating for this product is 4.6/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.3/5 for other TVs on Reviews about the design and sound are overall positive. The usability and price also get good feedback, whereas many are critical about the size. Comments are divided on the reliability.

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100% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Sony KDL40W2000 - 40" Widescreen Bravia Full HD Ready 1080P LCD TV - With FreeviewSony KDL40W2000 - 40" Widescreen Bravia Full HD Ready 1080P LCD TV - With Freeview

Apr, 2018

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Sony KDL-46 W 2000


The KDL-46 W 2000 comes with a DVB-T tuner., The remote control is well structured and sits well in the hand., Superb high-definition: The screen has the full 1920 x 1080 pixel resolution

Splotches are not pleasant: The backlight does not illuminate the screen evenly., Potential interface shortage: Just two Scart sockets and two HDMI interfaces are a little thin for a set of this caliber

The Sony is certainly impressive as a large screen television for both standard PAL TV and HDTV presentation. Its only deficit is the irregular functionality of the screen's backlight. In the good old days of CRT televisions, Sony made a name for...

Aug, 2008

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Sep, 2008

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Sony KDL46W2000


1080p support and absolutely stunning HD performance, but at a price ..

Mar, 2007

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Sony KDL40W2000 Review: 40" Bravia Full HD 1080p LCD TV


If you don't already know what BRAVIA is all about, then you have probably missed the whole point of Sony's bouncy balls and paint explosion adverts. With a slogan like "Colour", the multi-award-winning BRAVIA is Sony's brand in marketing...

1080p capable display ; 1080p HDMI input ; Blacks above average with good shadow detail ; Excellent contrast ratio post calibration ; Minimal digital noise ; Bright images, sharp 1080 resolution and no reflections off screen ; Sharp 1:1 full pixel...

Clouding (in our review model) affected black level appreciation ; Slight motion blurring ; Inaccurate primary colours ; Grayscale controls in service menu not per input ; No grayscale controls in user menu ; No USB or multimedia memory readers ;...

Sony's strong performance in the 1080p LCD market is a testament to their conviction that LCD will become the dominant display technology. They have put all their eggs into one basket and it looks like its paying off. Judging from what we have seen, it...

Mar, 2007

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KDL40W2000 Bracket


Mounting your brand new Sony KDL40W2000 LCD TV on the wall is just so cool and sexy that it's definitely going to wow your friends – that's the whole point of getting a flat panel in the first place. You can of course splash out on Sony's own official...

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Sony KDL-40W2000


Reliability 4 years old

Weight Now require more HDMI connections

Nov, 2011

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Sony KDL-40W2000


Reliability ; 4 years old

Weight ; Now require more HDMI connections

Sep, 2011

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Sony KDL-40W2000


Brilliant picture,easy to set up & good easy to use remote.

expensive for just a freeview set without hd freeview.

Mar, 2011

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Sony KDL-40W2000


If set up properly, picture quality is superb, I use my set for HD the quality of the colours picture etc is the ; best I have seen so far

Understanding the set up menu, I was lucky had expert help to guide me through the menu to get the ; best out of my TV

Jan, 2011

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Sony KDL-40W2000: Affordable and top quality


Ok, so I spent ages mulling over which tv to buy. I spoke to my friend who worked in comet, and he was convinced that this one was the daddy. I agree I havent been let down by anything that this tv has to offer. The picture quality is awesome,...

its asony, so reliable and top quality

doesnt have all the frills of the X series

Jun, 2008

Product Specifications

Sony's worldwide reputation for creating unique, attractive, high-quality, advanced technology products rests on a long line of innovations embraced by people from all walks of life. With a diverse product lineup serving a variety of lifestyles and industries, Sony continuously strives to introduce new products and technologies to meet changing market needs. PRODUCT FEATURES: 40" W-series Bravia LCD TV; Integrated Digital TV Tuner (also receives analog); 1920x1080 resolution LCD panel; Super Wide 178 degrees viewing angle; Fast response time for smoother motion; Dynamic Contrast Ratio 8000:1; Live Color Creation; WCG-CCFL Backlight; HD Ready HDMI sockets; Supports 1080p signals; Digital Audio Amplifier; SRS Trusurround XT with BBE Digital; PIP Freeze to Pause Important Scenes on the Spot; PC Input for use as a PC monitor; Non-Reflective coating on TV frames.


Audio system:B / G, D / K, I, L/NICAM / TruSurround XT Virtual Surround Technology / BBE Digital
RMS rated power:20 / 22


Color of product:Black


Aspect Ratio:16:9
Comb Filter:3D / Digital
Contrast ratio (dynamic):16000:1 / 8000:1
Display brightness:450 / 500
Display Diagonal:40 / 46
Display Resolution:1680 x 1050 / 1920 x 1080
HD type:Full HD / HD
Noise reduction: Yes
Response Time:8
Viewing angle, horizontal:178
Viewing angle, vertical:178

Energy Management

Power consumption (standby):0.3
Power consumption (typical):225 / 270

Management Features

Electronic Program Guide (EPG):Y
Electronic Programme Guide (EPG): Yes
Handheld remote control: Yes
Integrated clock: Yes
On Screen Display (OSD): Yes
On/Off timer: Yes
Picture-in-Picture: Yes
Programmable timers:Sleep/On
Remote Control Type:RM-ED008 / RM-ED010
Sleep Timer: Yes

Other Features

Display:LCD / S-PVA Full HD


Child lock: Yes
Teletext function: Yes

Ports & interfaces

CardBus PCMCIA slots quantity:1
Component video (YPbPr/YCbCr) in:1 / 2
Component video (YPbPr/YCbCr) out:1 / 2
HDMI ports quantity:2 / 3
Headphone connectivity:3.5 mm
I/O ports:-4 Pin (Y/C) In;\n-Digital Audio Output (optical);\n-MiniJack (Head/Earphone) (mm) - 3.5;\n-PCMCIA Card Slot;\n-RCA Audio Out;\n-RCA AV Input - Composite;\n-RF In;\n-Scart 1;\n-Scart 2;\n-Component;\n-PC Input (15pin D-Sub) + Audio In; / 2 x SCART\n1 x component\n1 x S-Video\n1 x composite video\n1 x PC input
PC Audio in: Yes
PC in (D-Sub): Yes
RF ports quantity:1
S-Video in:1
S-Video inputs quantity:1
S-Video out:1
S-Video outputs quantity:1
SCART ports quantity:2


Power consumption (standby):0.3
Power consumption (typical):225 / 270

TV Tuner

Auto channel search: Yes
Tuner Type:Analog & digital

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:4.646 / 4.65 / 4.8
Depth (with stand):12 / 13.1 / 13.150
Height:28.9 / 29.7 / 29.724
Height (with stand):30.7 / 31.693 / 31.7
Weight:1058.2 / 63.9
Weight with stand:1269.9 / 72.8 / 79.366
Width:44.094 / 44.1 / 44.7
Width (with stand):44.094 / 44.1 / 44.7