Sony KD-43X7056 : the television Ultra HD 4K

Presentation of the Sony KD-43X7056

Recently Sony has released information about its new model of television . It is the KD-43X7056.
Classified in the mid-range category. we thought we had to have a closer look at it in order to check whether the constructor had done a good job or not.
In its 42.5 inches model , this television offers a definition dedicated to the pictures treatment.
Small but tough ; hopefully seeing its size , it will perhaps follow you (house move or holidays…). Good opportunities to test its reliability in the long run.
Beside, this television is equipped with a Ultra HD 4K resolution.  Attractive, user friendly, minimum bulk , quality image and sound, everything has been carefully finalized in this television, in order to make a nearly perfect product.
Has the Sony succeeded in the challenge of an efficient television set. This is what we are going to see just after .

KD-43X7056 from Sony – Design

Sober but in line with current trends. Sony has asked its design office to make a product that tends towards the top range, but remains affordable.
The shapes are balanced and the overall rendering is beautiful to look at. A successful mid-range model.
In conclusion, Sony has worked seriously on the design of this TV set. It’s efficient and it will allow you with this KD-43X7056 to have a beautiful object in your living room.

TV screen presentation Sony KD-43X7056

The Sony has a correct and well-calibrated image quality, but you have to do with a limited native contrast that is suitable for daytime viewing; forget about home theater programs in the dark.

This model has a Ultra HD 4K display. And with his 42.5 inches, he’s in a series of TVs that is at the bottom of its range.Beyond its size, we are still in front of a beautiful quality screen.
Designed with a frequency of 50 Hz, this TV has a better rendering compared to its competitors, in the same category.
Even better, thanks to its advanced technology, the screen of this television provides a Ultra HD 4K quality resolution.
In conclusion on the display, with the KD-43X7056 Sony makes the choice of the mid-range. No more.

TV sound presentation Sony KD-43X7056

The sound quality is correct but nothing more. The typical low-medium and mid-range sounds are far from what the competition offers. The sound of the KD-43X7056 still has the advantage of not being saturated. In any case, the installation as presented ex-factory is just sufficient for this television set
The television set is equipped with  two loudspeakers with 10 W at output.

In conclusion, the sound of this TV will put you at the very heart of your movies. Immersive and impressive.

In short, the sound is enough to cover your everyday needs. The KD-43X7056 Sony is not designed for home cinema. That’s not what we are expecting.

The Intelligent aspect of the Sony KD-43X7056

As with many other TV sets, the KD-43X7056 has its operating system Linux. You have the opportunity to explore the world of entertainment.
This TV offers you the choice of connectivity: Whether through its Wifi function, or through the local network with other devices or computer devices (fixed or mobile computers, NAS synology for example), your TV KD-43X7056 is communicating.

Presentation of the connection technology of Sony KD-43X7056

This television Sony KD-43X7056 offers a rather classical connectivity : mixed inputs HDMI, the ports as well as the audio are available on this model.
Thanks to its above-average number of connections, this TV is very generous.

This model has a total of 12 connections, not too bad. The Sony KD-43X7056 is thus at the very top of its range. The choices offered by its connections are simply enormous.

In detail here are the available connections:
3 USB ports, 3 HDMI ports, 1 audio output, 4 antenna inputs, 1 component plug (Video)

Technical characteristics of the Sony KD-43X7056

Here is a summary chart of the technical features of the TV:

Characteristic Value
Ratio 16/9
Sizes of the television without stand 57
Screen size in inches 42.5
Screen resolution Ultra HD 4K
Display frequency 50
Sound power 10
Wifi Yes
Tuners available DVB-T DVB-T2 DVB-S DVB-S2 DVB-C 
Number of tuners 5
Number of USB ports 3
Number of HDMI ports 3
Number of audio outputs 1
Composite Input (Video) Yes
HDR Compatible Yes
DTS Sound Yes
VESA compatibility Yes
Ethernet Yes
Power consumption 100 W

KD-43X7056 from Sony – The conclusion

In conclusion, the Sony KD-43X7056 is a mid-range television set of good quality. Average in most areas, it is nevertheless a wise choice for consumers who want to have a well-made product.
This 4K TV can also boast near-perfect picture quality, as well as clear, aesthetic and powerful sound reproduction.

From this new Sony we can retain 3 positive points:
the display frequency, the screen size, the sound power.