Sony KDL32WE615 : What is it worth?

What about the new Sony KDL32WE615 ?

A good mid-range television. This is how we can introduce the Sony KDL32WE615.
First, the size : 32 inches on this device.
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.
Regarding technology, we are facing a model with a Full HD 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.
Should we let ourselves be convinced by this KDL32WE615 Sony ? All answer elements just after.

TV design presentation Sony KDL32WE615

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.
Innovation. This seems to be the key word given by Sony to characterize the KDL32WE615.
The shapes are balanced and the overall rendering is beautiful to look at. A successful mid-range model.
The Sony KDL32WE615 is simply flat.
With its glass surface of 32 inches, it has a typical piano black color.
As far as the base is concerned, there are also things to say. Indeed, it has a simple base, which fits perfectly into the decor, giving you a sense of unity and elegance.The shape of the base is particularly well designed.This TV could simply be one of the best in terms of design for mid-range. It has nothing to envy from its competitors. Even when it’s off, you won’t get tired of looking at it; only happiness!

TV screen presentation Sony KDL32WE615

The display of this KDL32WE615 is handled with care. This will allow connoisseurs to enjoy a quality rendering in home theater mode. The colours are faithful and deep black.
Sony remains anchored in its technological choices and decides to equip its new television set with it. It’s Edge LED display and that’s too bad. Due to its age and new possibilities such as the led, you will feel like you are going back 10 years. The image is poor.

The Sony KDL32WE615 is available in the Full HD resolution. It’s better than the others for a TV in its class.
And with his 32 inches, he’s in a series of TVs that is positioned in the range of small models.In the end, it is interesting to note that beyond the size, the screen is well made. A point to add when choosing between this model and other competitors.
By providing it 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 Full HD quality resolution.
In conclusion on the display, with the KDL32WE615 Sony makes the choice of the mid-range. No more.

The sound of the Sony KDL32WE615

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 KDL32WE615 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 speakers with 5 W at output.

In short, the sound is enough to cover your everyday needs. The KDL32WE615 Sony is not designed for home cinema. That’s not what we are expecting.

The Intelligent aspect of the Sony KDL32WE615

On the software side, the Sony KDL32WE615 is equipped with the operating system Linux; You will have plenty of time to discover the world of entertainment.
You will also be able to access the Internet, either through your Wi-Fi connection, or for the most geek among you via the LAN; you will then be able to download a whole bunch of applications and movies.
With its hard disk, Sony offers you the opportunity to store audio and video content directly in your TV. This will not prevent you from using an external hard drive if this space is insufficient for you.

The connection system of the Sony KDL32WE615

This television Sony KDL32WE615 offers a rather classical connectivity : mixed inputs HDMI, the ports as well as the audio are available on this model.
In this TV range, the KDL32WE615’s offers are among the widest choice of connectors. This TV has more than most of its competitors.

It is with 11 possible connections that this KDL32WE615 is presented. Almost all the devices in your home can be connected: the box, the game console, a multimedia server, and many other devices, in addition to your DVD or Blu-ray player.

In detail here are the available connections:
2 USB ports, 2 HDMI ports, 1 audio output, 1 audio input, 1 headphone socket, 1 antenna input, 1 Scart, 1 component plug (Video), 1 composite plug (Y/Pb/Pr)

Technical characteristics of the Sony KDL32WE615

Here is a summary of the technical characteristics of the television set:

Characteristic Value
Ratio 16/9
Sizes of the television without stand 73.1 cm x 44.2 cm x 7.0 cm
Screen size in inches 32
Screen resolution Full HD
Display system Edge-LED
Display frequency 50
Sound power 5
Smart TV Linux
Wifi Yes
Tuners available DVB-T DVB-T2 DVB-C 
Number of tuners 3
Number of USB ports 2
Number of HDMI ports 2
Number of audio outputs 1
Number of audio inputs 1
Component Input (YpbPr) Yes
Composite Input (Video) Yes
HDR Compatible Yes
Dolby Digital Sound Yes
DTS Sound Yes
PVR Available Yes
Ethernet Yes
Power consumption 60 W

KDL32WE615 from Sony – The conclusion

Finally, this new Sony KDL32WE615 is a television set that can go anywhere; it can meet the majority of needs.
The least we can say is that this jewel incorporating smart TV technology offers you the Sony know-how . An element that is a very good option in the high-end segment.
With its Edge-LED panel, you have at your disposal a powerful display system. This device is of high quality.
In parallel, it will be necessary to add an important parameter: the price. You have here a television set whose price is very competitive compared to its competitors. In other words, including your final decision, you will have to take into account the fact that this is a television set that displays all your video sources correctly and allows you to have a very well defined image in all circumstances.

Finally, we will note all the positive points that are to be added to the credit of this television set. Here are 3 that I find interesting:
the sound power, the display frequency, the depth of the colours.