Sony KDL42W653 42 Inch Full HD Freeview HD Smart LED TV.

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Sony KDL42W653 42 Inch Full HD Freeview HD Smart LED TV.
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Access a world of entertainment with this Sony 42 inch Full HD 1080p TV. Providing extensive connectivity options including Wi-Fi compatibility, this Smart TV also features Dolby sound system to further enhance your viewing experience. Integrated Freeview HD digital tuner gives you the pick of the channels, whilst the 14-day EPG allows you to plan your TV viewing. PC input through HDMI socket (PC requires HDMI socket as well).

Top 5 Smart apps include: Music Unlimited, BBC iPlayer, LOVEFiLM, Netflix, Sony Entertainment Television. Please be aware that not all Apps are currently available in Ireland.

Television picture quality:

  • Edge-lit LED TV Screen.
  • Smart TV.
  • Full HD (1080p) display resolution.
  • Screen size: 42 inches
  • Resolution 1920 x 1080 pixels.
  • Motion rate 200Hz.
  • Viewing angle 178/178 degrees.

Connectivity:

  • 1 SCART socket, 1 USB port and 2 HDMI sockets.
  • Component video socket.
  • Composite.
  • Headphone socket.
  • Wi-Fi enabled.
  • Ethernet connection.
  • DLNA compatibility.
  • Suitable for wall mounting.

Sound quality:

  • Dolby sound system.
  • 8 x 8 watts RMS power output.

Digital features:

  • Freeview HD digital tuner.
  • 14 day electronic programme guide (EPG).
  • CI+ slot.

Additional features:

  • Sleep timer.
  • Child lock.
  • Size of TV H56.8, W95.4, D6.9cm.
  • Weight of TV 9.9kg (unpackaged).
  • Size of TV with stand: H59.5, W95.4, D19.7cm.
  • Weight of TV with stand: 11kg.

Energy efficiency information:

  • Energy efficiency rating: A+.
  • On mode power consumption 50 watts.
  • Off mode power consumption 0 watt.
  • Annual power consumption 69kWh.
  • This product contains lead.

EAN: 4905524915655

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Customer reviews and ratings

Sony KDL42W653 42 Inch Full HD Freeview HD Smart LED TV. 4.9 5 72 75
Picture quality is great Wasnt sure about getting a smart tv ...so glad I have !!! its amazing and even I can work it , not being a tech person ... Its simple to use , picture quality is fab , linked it up to cable but didnt have an hdmi at first so the quality wasnt as good ... DONT FORGET TO GET AN HDMI cable !!! I was also informed of the aftercare service 24 August 2014
Sleek looking tv very easy to use Very pleased with this tv as nice and simple to set up ,has a great picture and really nice sleek looking stand 19 July 2014
Excellent Product I am fully satisfied with my purchase. Good product with a lot of smart features. Cant find any fault. 01 July 2014
superb television Easy to set up, great picture quality&features!! 24 June 2014
Great TV, smart function a fantastic addition. Perfect screen size, quality that you expect from Sony, highly recommended. The added bonus was that I was able to enter a competition, due to purchasing this TV, for a Play Station 4, I won one and is due to be despatched to me very soon. So altogether a great value purchase. 24 June 2014
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1 year ago
Can you tell me the difference between two t.v's is it jt the surround colour. KDL42W653 and the KDL42W654. thankyou.
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10 months ago
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the only difference is the colour of the frame. they both have Motion rate 200Hz.
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11 months ago
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Hi according to the details within each advert, the KDLW653 is 200hz whilst the KDLW654 is only 50Hz.
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1 year ago
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yes the only difference is the colour of the bezel i dont know why there is a difference in price
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Wireless

1 year ago
Can I connect this TV to a wireless network to access drives on a computer.

E.g I have .avi files on my computer's hard drive, I want to wirelessly connect to them with the TV and then play the .avis
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1 year ago
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Has support for DLNA - so set up Media Sharing on your PC. Add the AVI file and any music to Media Player and you should be able to play any Video, Music or even view pictures.
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sport

1 year ago
is this tv suitable for watching sports and fast action movies
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1 year ago
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Hi, thank you for your question.

The Sony KDL42W653 42 Inch Full HD 1080p Smart LED TV features a motion refresh rate of 200Hz, therefore this would be sufficient to watch sports and fast action movies.

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Does this have a built in webcam?

1 year ago
I'm after a smart tv but don't know which to buy. I'm after one that has a built in webcam to use the features like Skype for my kids to speak to grandparents abroad without buying an extra webcam to fit to it. . Is this TV good for this or not ? If not can anyone recommend one thanks.
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1 year ago
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Hi Martin,

No, sorry this does not have an inbuilt webcam.

Were unable I?m sorry to give personal opinions on the products.

For reference having an inbuilt webcam would be in the description as would be a good selling point due to at the moment it?s not a common product.
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What is the warranty on this tv?

1 year, 1 month ago
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1 year ago
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Thank you for your question.

I can confirm that the Sony KDL42W653 42 Inch Full HD 1080p Smart LED TV comes with a standard one year warranty.

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can you use a dongle for internet

1 year, 1 month ago
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1 year ago
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Thank you for your question.

I can confirm that the Sony KDL42W653 42 Inch Full HD 1080p Smart LED TV has built in Wi-Fi therefore you do not need a dongle to access a wireless network. This TV does not support the use of mobile broadband dongles.

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6 days ago
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If your phone can provide wireless hotspot functionality (most modern Android phones can) then you can simply configure this TV to connect to the hotspot.
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1 year, 1 month ago
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Thank you for your question,

I can confirm that the Sony KDL42W653 42 Inch Full HD 1080p Smart LED TV is not capable of internet tethering.

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Can I record TV

1 year, 1 month ago
I know this has a built in Freeview but can I record TV channels on it or do I need another device
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6 days ago
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This TV does in fact support recording from the in-built freeview tuner to a USB stick. This is well documented elsewhere.
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1 year, 1 month ago
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Thank you for your question.

I can confirm that the Sony KDL42W653 42 Inch Full HD 1080p Smart LED TV does not have recording capabilities.

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Can I use a wireless keyboard

1 year, 1 month ago
Can I use a wireless keyboard to navigate this tv. If not how do I navigate. Thanks
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1 year, 1 month ago
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Hi, thank you for your question.

Having looked into your query, I am sorry but I have been unable to find a wireless keyboard designed for use with the Sony KDL42W653 42 Inch Full HD 1080p Smart LED TV. To navigate your way around the software, I advise you use the included remote control.

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1 year ago
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NO - it is not VESA standard. You have to use the mounting bracket supplied with the TV.
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Thank you for your question.

I can confirm that the Sony KDL42W653 42 Inch Full HD 1080p Smart LED TV's base doubles up as a mounting bracket.

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