The Sony KDL-43WG665 : what is this mid-range worth ?

Sony KDL-43WG665 : the new Full HD

Sony ranks among the important actors on the television market, and proposes with this KDL-43WG665, an interesting screen tested by our Laboratory.
In its 43 inches model , this television offers a definition dedicated to the pictures treatment.
Its size is quite a good representation of the average screen : we are face to a standard screen.
Regarding technology, we are facing a model with a Full HD resolution.  Even if it is in a mid-range position, it offers interesting specifications, partly justifying its price.
Why can we consider this KDL-43WG665 as convincing in spite of its mid-range position ? This is what we are going to discover in this article.

TV design presentation Sony KDL-43WG665

The Sony KDL-43WG665 with its simple design is an interesting alternative for anyone who wants an elegant television set in the mid-range segment.
No revolution concerning the aesthetics of this KDL-43WG665. We are in line with market standards. At least we know what we’re buying: a television set.
The shapes are balanced and the overall rendering is beautiful to look at. A successful mid-range model.
This new Sony KDL-43WG665 is simply flat.
With its screen surface of 43 inches, As far as the base is concerned, there are also things to say. Indeed it has a double base, in which we have a division where each part of the base has its place. With this, the TV is exactly the same on both sides, thus creating a very symmetrical and stylish TV that can be enjoyed in any room.
The charm of the KDL-43WG665 is undoubtedly its technology Slim design.
In short, the Sony has really succeeded the design aspect of this TV, which does not go unnoticed no matter where it is installed. If when turned off it has such an effect, the sensations take on a whole new dimension when the screen of the Sony KDL-43WG665 is revealed.

TV screen presentation Sony KDL-43WG665

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.
With this new model, Sony confirms one of its technological choices. It’s LED and that’s good because the image result is excellent. 
The Sony television set displays a Full HD resolution. Which is already above the average resolution of the range.
In addition, with a screen of 43 inches, the KDL-43WG665 meets the expectations of its range.Whatever the characteristics, it is still a beautiful screen. On this point, don’t worry.
Sony chooses a frequency of 400 Hz, we’re looking at a high-end TV. Perfect image and exceptional synchronization in game or movie mode.
In addition, Sony has decided to use its mastery of advanced technology on this device, which allows it to benefit from a high quality Full HD image resolution.
To conclude the display part, we could say that it is interesting and effective; it is a mid-range TV that is worth the detour.

The sound of the Sony KDL-43WG665

The Sony KDL-43WG665 is not satisfied with displaying stunning image quality. Indeed, it also pleasantly surprised us with its well-made audio performance.
For the sound part, the television set is equipped with two speakers and provides a sound power of 5 W.

In conclusion, the sound of this TV will give you the majority of the sound spectrum. It’s average, but not of poor quality.

The Intelligent aspect of the Sony KDL-43WG665

On the software side, the Sony KDL-43WG665 is equipped with the operating system Smart TV; You will have plenty of time to discover the world of entertainment.
This TV’s Internet access is possible either via Wi-Fi or via a LAN local network and you have the possibility to download a wide variety of applications and movies.

The connection system of the Sony KDL-43WG665

All the available connectivity makes it possible to cover current needs.
If you have many devices and decide to connect them with this TV, you will have to choose. There are fewer than on competing TV sets.

This model has a total of 8 connections, not too bad. The Sony considers that with theKDL-43WG665 the consumer will have to make a precise choice because he won’t be able to connect many devices at the same time .

You have the following connections at your disposal:
2 USB ports, 2 HDMI ports, 2 audio outputs, 1 antenna input, 1 component plug (Video)

KDL-43WG665 from Sony – Technical characteristics

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

Characteristic Value
Ratio 16/9
Sizes of the television without stand 94.1302 cm x 52.9482 cm x 6.8 cm
Screen size in inches 43
Screen resolution Full HD
Display system Direct LED
Display frequency 400
Sound power 5
Smart TV Smart TV
Wifi Yes
Tuners available DVB-T DVB-T2 DVB-S DVB-S2 DVB-C 
Number of tuners 3
Number of USB ports 2
Number of HDMI ports 2
Number of audio outputs 2
Number of audio inputs 0
Composite Input (Video) Yes
HDR Compatible Yes
Dolby Digital Sound Yes
DTS Sound Yes
VESA compatibility Yes
PVR Available Yes
Ethernet Yes
Power consumption 46 W

To conclude on the Sony KDL-43WG665

Finally, this new Sony KDL-43WG665 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.
A Direct LED panel animates this television. The rendering is good, even very good.
However, it is not the resolution that we expect from this television set. Indeed, the big advantage will be found in a very competitive price. Here, you will have a TV that displays all your video sources correctly and allows you to enjoy a very well defined picture in all circumstances.

In short, many positive points that make this TV a very good product. The following 3 points should be remembered:
the sound power, the screen size, the display frequency.

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