Pros

  • Incredible Internet options
  • Very good picture quality
  • Incredible Internet options
  • Very good picture quality

Cons

  • Disappointing sound
  • Disappointing sound
  • Bad overscan
  • Bad overscan

At A Glance

The Sony Bravia 40W5100 isn't just an HDTV with a very good picture--it's a 40-inch window to the Internet.

Manufacturer’s Description

Packed with innovative features, the 40" BRAVIA LCD TV incorporates the latest in HDTV performance into a slim and stylish design. Personalize your entertainment experience and access the latest news, weather, stocks and sports information with BRAVIA widgets.

The Specs

Interfaces/Ports
USB Yes
HDMI Yes
S-Video Yes
VGA Yes
Number of HDMI Ports 4
Composite Video Yes
Component Video Yes
Digital Audio Output Yes
Display & Graphics
Screen Size 40.00 "
Aspect Ratio 16:9
Digital Tuner ATSC
General Information
Manufacturer Sony Corporation
UPC Code 027242752924
Manufacturer Part Number KDL-40W5100
Brand Name Sony
Product Name BRAVIA KDL-40W5100 40" LCD TV
Marketing Information

Packed with innovative features, the 40" BRAVIA LCD TV incorporates the latest in HDTV performance into a slim and stylish design. Personalize your entertainment experience and access the latest news, weather, stocks and sports information with BRAVIA widgets.

Product Model KDL-40W5100
Product Type LCD TV
Manufacturer Website Address http://www.sony.com
Product Line BRAVIA
Product Series W
Miscellaneous
Package Contents
  • BRAVIA KDL-40W5100 40" LCD TV
  • Remote Control
  • 2 x 'AA' Batteries
  • AC Power Cord
  • 4 x Screws for Stand
  • Operating Instructions
  • Quick Setup Guide
  • Warranty Card
  • Table Top Stand
Features Favorite Channel Selection, Closed Caption, Channel Labeling
Physical Characteristics
Weight (Approximate) 579.2 oz
Color Silver
Video
Analog Tuner NTSC
Video Signal Standard HDTV 1080p
Maximum Resolution 1920 x 1080
Comb Filter 3D Y/C
Scan Format 1080p
Sound
Sound System Dolby, Surround Sound
Built-in Devices
Speakers Yes
Technical Information
Horizontal Viewing Angle 178°
Vertical Viewing Angle 178°

Performance

Lab Tests 2D
Brightness and Contrast Rating Very Good
Brightness and Contrast Score 3.8
Color Quality Rating Very Good
Color Quality Score 3.9
Detail Rating Very Good
Detail Score 3.9
Motion Rating Very Good
Motion Score 3.5
Power Usage
Green Rating Good
Green score 80.0
Power off 0.0   watts
Power on 112.8   watts