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Sony KDL-40EX520

Sony KDL-40EX520
alaScore 87

42 reviews

Sep, 2014

alaTest has collected and analyzed 42 reviews from magazines and websites. People are impressed by the color and usability. The sound and design also get good views. There are some mixed comments about the value for money.

image quality, design, sound, usability, color

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other TVs the Sony KDL-40EX520 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 87/100 = Very good quality.

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(Based on 42 reviews)

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Amazon.com review summary for Sony KDL-40EX520

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 13 user reviews of Sony KDL-40EX520 from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 4.1/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.1/5 for other TVs on Amazon.com.

image quality, design, sound, usability, build quality

value for money

85% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the product: Sony BRAVIA KDL40EX520 40-Inch 1080p LED HDTV, Black (2011 Model)

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Sony KDL-40EX520 Review – 40-inch LED LCD HDTV

 

Sony has made the model by targeting the segment of consumers not that much interested in the content being made with 3D technology supports. The TV set comes with much better audio and video quality to watch the movies, television shows and programs...

The scope of accessing a variety of content is further expanded with the smart and wireless internet connectivity option offered by the model. You can use the built in Wi-Fi feature to stream the various content and apps offered by the leading content...

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Sony BRAVIA KDL-40EX520 - LED the Right One In

 

Sony's latest Skype-ready BRAVIA will champion their new EX520 range, complete with edge-lit LEDs, a Full-HD panel and Internet suites. How will Sony's affordable HDTV stack up? Join us as we find out how the X-Reality powered panel measures up.

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formats

 

superb clearty but all formats r not playing bad luck but play the 720p & 1080p in mp4 its tooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooo good g8t

formats

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I like the Sony products

 

Family room

All the connections options I could ever need","Best looking TV out there","Easy To Setup","Energy Efficient","Good Remote Control","Great Picture Quality","Great Sound Quality","LED-backlit","Reduced Glare

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Sony KDL40EX520 TV black box in 20 months

 

It has tag of SONY

Poor customer and service support and not accepting defect

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Sony service is pathetic

 

Sony service is pathetic

picture quality was good

service

I thought sony is a well known company in electronic market, so 3 years back I purchase Sony Bravia KDL 40EX520 in 68900/- with 1 year warranty, know display was gone for a toss .i have register a complain in service center they are asking me to pay...

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Turned a black soundless box in an year!

 

Turned a black soundless box in an year!

None

Not working at all in an y ear

I bought this set with 20K from a SONY dealer shop in Kolkata. Initially the power would come and go. We checked with the supply, changed sockets, did everything. But then as it is 1yr 1 month old and just crossed the 1year warranty period, it is not...

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SONY LED TV Quality doubts

 

SONY LED TV Quality doubts

None

Inferior quality of parts used

Jitendra Bhatia bhatia.jitendra@gmail.com Jul 18 (5 days ago) to SonyService, servicehead Dear Vineet/ Meena, Anyone working on this complaint from your department? Still waiting for email response, and a call back, no one is answering your board...

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Great BLACKS, immersive xperience

 

When it comes to led tv's, luk no further, this 1's the best. Its almost 1 year since i bought this baby n m still in luv wid it. I'll shortlist its feature:

Product Specifications

Configuration

2D to 3D Conversion: No
Application Store: Yes
Application Store (IPTV): No
DVB-C: No
DVB-S: No
DVB-T:DVB-T (MPEG4)
DVB-T2: No
DVD Player / Recorder: No
Electronic Program Guide (EPG): Yes
HbbTV: No
HDTV: Yes
Loudspeakers: Yes
Media Player:Audio/Video
Picture and Picture (PAP): Yes
Picture and Text (PAT): No
Picture in Picture (PIP):1 Tuner PIP
USB Recording: No
Web Browser: Yes
Web Content Access: Yes

Connectivity

CI Plus: No
DLNA certified: Yes
DVI Interface: No
Ethernet: Yes
Front AV Interface: No
HDMI: Yes
Headphone Output: Yes
Memory Stick: No
PC Streaming:Audio/Video
S-Video: No
Secure Digital Card: No
USB: Yes
VGA / D-Sub Interface: Yes
WiFi Connectivity:WiFi Ready
YUV Interface: Yes

Dimensions / Weight

VESA Mount:Not Applicable

Display

Frame Refresh Rate in Hz:50
Full HD: Yes
HD ready: Yes
LED Backlight:Edge LED

Energy Information

Energy Efficiency Class (EU):A
Energy Saving Trust Feature: No

General Features

3D: No
3D Technology:Not Applicable
Product Type:LCD
Screen Format:16:9
Type:LCD
Type of Monitor:LCD
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