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Sony KD-43XD8088 43" 4K Ultra HD Smart TV Wi-Fi Black

We have collected and analyzed 97 user reviews from international sources. Users rate it 89/100. The average review date is Feb 23, 2017. We have compared these reviews to 1567858 reviews from other TVs. The alaScore™ for this product is 89/100 = Very good. Last update: Dec 11, 2018.

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Great picture


I bought this tv as I needed a larger screen and having owned 2. Sony tvs over last 30yrs knew it was a reliable brand. Very pleased with picture quality and sound is fine without a sound bar . Don't need Smart bit , but wanted 4K. Very easy to set up...

Jul, 2017

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Excellent picture let down a bit by smart features


I wanted a TV with 4K resolution and third-party apps, and this TV delivers in spades. Picture quality is spectacular, and the built-in ChromeCast feature and access to Amazon Prime Video (with 4K content) enabled me to sell my Fire TV stick. Android...

Jul, 2017

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Good looking but very slow


Good picture & sound quality, but takes 5-10 seconds for a picture to appear (after switching on from standby). It can take another 30-40 seconds before the TV responds to any button pressed on remote control. After that, the set sometimes shows signs...

Jul, 2017

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great features


This tv is the best I have purchased up to now it dose what it says on the box and more I am very pleased that I had a good look around other makes before I bought it.

Jul, 2017

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Great picture, poor OS.


The picture on this TV is amazing, the best I have ever owned. Unfortunately this is somewhat offset by the laggy OS, particularly on startup. I can live with it, by turning on the TV then coming back once it's brain has caught up. For the price point...

Jul, 2017

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Very impressed with the TV. Well packaged. Once setup it did an update and got all the latest features. The border on this TV is so small, looks great in our room. Connected to internet no problem and has instant access to all the players (ITV, BBC,...

Jun, 2017

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Beautiful picture - easy to use


I have only had the TV for a little over a week but I am delighted with it. It has a really beautiful picture (updated from Samsung 32" HD) and is very easy to set up and use.

Jun, 2017

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Good TV


I like it. No expert but does the job, good pic and lots of nice features.

Jun, 2017

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Clean sleek design


I purchased this a month ago. Easy to install and looks great in my living room.

Jun, 2017

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I bought this TV to replace my 8 year old Sony Bravia which had 'died', but have been so disappointed to find that the picture quality, sharpness and colour realism are 'poor' and nowhere near as good as my old set. I assumed that because this new...

Jun, 2017

Product Specifications


Audio decoders:Dolby Digital
Audio decoding technologies:Dolby Digital Plus,Dolby Digital Pulse
Built-in speaker(s):Y
Number of Speakers:2
RMS rated power:20
Sound modes:Movie, Music, Sports, Standard


Color of product:Black
Peak luminance ratio:75


Aspect Ratio:16:9
Display Diagonal:43
Display Diagonal (metric):42.5
Display Resolution:3840 x 2160
Display Technology:LED
HD type:4K Ultra HD
LED backlighting type:Edge-LED
Motion interpolation frequency:400
Motion interpolation technology:Motionflow XR
Screen format adjustments:16:9
Screen shape:Flat
Supported graphics resolutions:1280 x 720 (HD 720),1920 x 1080 (HD 1080),3840 x 2160
Supported video modes:480p,576p,720p,1080p,2160p
Viewing angle, horizontal:178
Viewing angle, vertical:178


VESA mounting:Y

Management Features

Electronic Program Guide (EPG):Y
Number of OSD languages:32
On Screen Display (OSD):Y
On/Off timer:Y


Browser supported:Opera
Ethernet LAN:Y
Wi-Fi Direct:Y

Other Features

Stand width:20.1

Packaging Content

Batteries included:Y
Cables included:AC
Desktop stand:Y
Handheld remote control:Y
Quick start guide:Y
Remote Control Type:RMF-TX200E

Packaging Data

Package depth:6.22
Package height:27.8
Package width:42.4


High Dynamic Range Imaging (HDRI):Y
Parental Control:Y
USB recording:Y

Ports & interfaces

Audio (L,R) out:1
Composite video in:1
Digital audio optical out:1
DVI port:N
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports:1
HDMI ports quantity:4
PC in (D-Sub):N
RF ports quantity:1
SCART ports quantity:1
USB 2.0 ports quantity:3


Annual Energy Consumption:114
Energy efficiency class:B
Power consumption (standby):0.5
Power consumption (typical):82

Smart TV

Operating system installed:Android
Screen mirroring:Y
Smart TV:Y

Technical Details

Light sensor:Y
Power save mode:Y

TV Tuner

Digital signal format system:DVB-C,DVB-CI+,DVB-S,DVB-S2,DVB-T,DVB-T2
Tuner Type:Analog & digital

Weight & Dimensions

Depth (with stand):8.5
Height (with stand):24.1
Package depth:6.22
Package height:27.8
Package width:42.4
Weight with stand:29.1
Width (with stand):37.8