Expert Review of Sony Bravia KDL 32EX550 32 Inches LED TV
Sony Bravia 32 inches HD LED features Sony’s X-reality engine as its video processor, which examines each sequence in detail to provide high quality output with perfect mix of color, contrast and sharpness. EX550 series host a latest technologies and innovative features that make it a smart entertainment system. This LED not only shows HD movies with ultimate surround sound but also gives you the power to enjoy fast moving action games on its 32inch of high definition display and gives the facility of Wi-Fi internet. This HD ready TV comes with the WXGA display resolution of 1280 x 768 pixels and gives the aspect ratio of 16:9. It has the viewing angle of 178 degree in all directions (right, left, up and down) that allows you to catch complete detailed scene, no matters wherever you are sitting in the room. This smart TV provides high speed internet connectivity with Wi-Fi and Ethernet LAN, also gives full access to Sony Entertainment television including social networking websites. You can watch high definition youtube videos or play super speed action games and even you can control the whole system using your Sony VIO keyboard. Some latest technologies that come with this LED includes MotionFlow XR 100, Advanced Contrast Enhancer and Live Color with S-Force Front Surround 3D.
Sony Bravia 32 Inch LED TV KDL 32EX550 features slimmer and lighter LED display that is powered by Edge LED backlight technology, which gives brighter pictures as compared with the conventional LEDs. This technology intelligently adjusts the backlight of display according to its surrounding area, providing this Bravia with an ultra-slim look that consumes less energy. This sleek LED is encased in black glossy frame attached with the stand at the bottom, featuring a fantastic display of 32inch. It comes with a swivel and tilt feature at a lean angle of 0 to 6 degree that makes it comfortable to view regardless of the sitting position. It comes with the dimension of 753mm x 507mm x 219mm (with stand) and weighing approximately 10.2kg.
This 32inch LED from Sony uses X-Reality as its picture engine along with Intelligent Image Enhancer, both the systems work in synchronized manner to provide clean, clear and life-like images. Intelligent Image enhancer breaks down the signal and optimizes each module separately to give vivid and clean pictures. For motion controls, it features MotionFlow XR100 technology that delivers blur-free and smoother video output. It actually adds more transitional images to every motion sequence, doubling the frames quantity, hence providing clear, blur-free fast moving sequences. This HD ready television comes with latest features that include Live Colour, Intelligent MPEG Noise Reduction, Advanced Contrast Enhancer and 3D comb filter. Live Colour uses an advanced image processor that reproduces color more effectively giving you brilliant colors with optimum sharpness and contrast. MPEG Noise Reduction technology redefines the images particularly at the edges and dramatically reduces the noise, producing the best possible video output. Sony Bravia KDL 32EX550 is well equipped with 24p True Cinema technology that automatically identifies the type of movie and selects the suitable format for playback. Additionally, this television comes with Bravia Sync feature that facilitates synchronization of multiple devices into a single system and gives the power to operate this whole system with a single BRAVIA remote control.
Sony Bravia 32 inches HD LED TV KDL-32EX550 is a complete audio-visual package as it features some of Sony's latest sound advances that includes S-Force front surround 3D along with Dolby Digital, Dolby Digital Plus and Dolby Plus stereo system for great audio output. It provides clear and vibrant sound effects even at high volumes and offers customized surround settings for cinema, music and sports mode along with dynamic, standard, clear voice sound effects. This Bravia can work on both analog transmission (NICAM) and digital sound transmission system (A2) sound system. Its sound enhancer gives you theator like sound effects and lastly, this Bravia comes with two in-built speakers to produce combined sound output power of 20watts.
Sony Bravia KDL 32EX550 is loaded with all the standard connectivity features, it lets you to surf the web, get socialize with friends and provides access to lots of games and applications. It supports high speed Wi-Fi connectivity (requires a Wi-Fi adapter) along with Wi-Fi direct facility that enables this Bravia to share movies, videos and audio with other wi-fi enabled devices without the cumbersome setup. So, get ready to explore wide range of entertainment and get instant access to hundreds of fun application with this Bravia KDL 32EX550. It gives you complete access to the world of Sony entertainment network that offers social networking via the most popular social websites like Facebook, Twitter and also provides accessibility to internet videos. You can directly view youtube videos on its 32inch of HD display. This is a Skype ready TV that allows you to make or receive free skype calls and enjoy the low cost calls to other landline or mobile numbers, you just need to add a skype camera and a microphone.
Sony Bravia 32 Inch LED TV KDL 32EX550 comes well equipped with multiple ports to connect multiple digital devices that include 2 USB 2.0 on sides, 2 HDMI ports at rear, 2 composite video inputs, 1 component video input with audio and headphone out ports that permits you to watch mid-night movie without disturbing anybody at home. Additionally, it provides dedicated Ethernet port at bottom that simply connects you with the wired internet. Additionally, it has an USB play facility that allows you to watch movie or pictures directly from the external USB device, some other utility ports includes HD15 PC input port, RF connection, 3 analog audio input and 1 digital audio output ports.
Sony Bravia 32 Inch LED TV KDL 32EX550 uses Edge LED backlight technology that gives efficient transmission of lights across the display that consumes less energy. It requires continuous power supply of AC 110-240V to operate and consumes 72watt of power in operational mode while it just uses 0.3watt of power in standby mode.
Sony Bravia 32 inches HD LED TV KDL-32EX550 gives full value for money with its high-end features, but considering the growing popularity of LEDs, market is filled with many alternate options. LG 32" HD LED 32LV3000 TV can be consider as a close competitor of this LED having 32inch of display and lies in the price range as that of Sony’s. The difference lies in display panel, LG equipped this LED with IPS advanced LED LCD panel while Sony features Edge LED display. Most importantly, LG 32LV3000 does not provide any internet facility, so it lies below Sony 25EX550 in terms of network connectivity.