Sony KD-43XG8096 : the new Ultra HD 4K
Sony ranks among the important actors on the television market, and proposes with this KD-43XG8096, an interesting screen tested by our Laboratory.
A quick glimpse at the specification sheet : 43 inches.
Neither too small, neither too large. In short, an average unremarkable model.
In addition this Sony displays 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 .
The design of the Sony KD-43XG8096
The Sony KD-43XG8096 appears as a real masterstroke of the brand regarding both its interior and exterior design.
The design of the Sony KD-43XG8096 is largely inspired by the other models in the XG80 series.
A product that is correct in view of its price. A sleek but effective design. It has the potential to compete with other TV sets on the market.
The Sony KD-43XG8096 adopts a standard shape with a flat screen.
With its screen surface of 43 inches, Another thing we can highlight in the design of this TV is the design of its support. 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 KD-43XG8096 is undoubtedly its technology Slim Metal Design.
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 KD-43XG8096
The designers of Sony have made this new TV set KD-43XG8096. A new mid-range model with the characteristics of its time, a well calibrated image, and a high-performance processing.
With this new KD-43XG8096 Sony, the company makes an assumed technological choice. Although of lower quality, an Edge LED Edge-LED is used for this TV.
This model has a Ultra HD 4K display. And with his 43 inches, he’s in a series of TVs that belongs to the series of standard models in its range.Whatever the characteristics, it is still a beautiful screen. On this point, don’t worry.
Designed with a frequency of 60 Hz, we’re looking at a high-end TV. Perfect image and exceptional synchronization in game or movie mode.
Finally, Sony has chosen to put advanced technology on this TV, which makes it possible to have an Ultra HD 4K image quality .
In conclusion on the display, with the KD-43XG8096 Sony makes the choice of the mid-range. No more.
KD-43XG8096 from Sony – The sound
The Sony KD-43XG8096 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 loudspeakers for a sound power of 10 W.
Finally, if we have to summarize the sound of the KD-43XG8096 up, it is the word perfection that stands out.
In short, the sound is enough to cover your everyday needs. The KD-43XG8096 Sony is not designed for home cinema. That’s not what we are expecting.
KD-43XG8096 from Sony – Embedded intelligence
On the software side, the Sony KD-43XG8096 is equipped with the operating system Android 8.0 Oreo. 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-43XG8096 is communicating.
This software environment innovates on the Sony KD-43XG8096 with a new feature: control the television set with voice. Indeed, thanks to the voice control function, it is possible to change channels, TV sources, turn the TV volume up or down just by talking to it. Isn’t that convenient?
KD-43XG8096 from Sony – Its connectivity
This television Sony KD-43XG8096 offers a rather classical connectivity : mixed inputs HDMI, the ports as well as the audio are available on this model.
In this price range, this TV offers a higher number of connections than most of its competitors.
It is with 10 possible connections that this KD-43XG8096 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 the end, this TV provides you with the following features:
2 USB ports, 4 HDMI ports, 2 audio outputs, 1 antenna input, 1 component plug (Video)
Technical characteristics of the Sony KD-43XG8096
Here is a summary chart of the technical features of the TV:
|Sizes of the television without stand||94.13 cm x 52.94 cm x 5.7 cm|
|Screen size in inches||43|
|Screen resolution||Ultra HD 4K|
|Smart TV||Android 8.0 Oreo|
|Tuners available||DVB-T DVB-T2 DVB-S DVB-S2 DVB-C|
|Number of tuners||6|
|Number of USB ports||2|
|Number of HDMI ports||4|
|Number of audio outputs||2|
|Number of audio inputs||0|
|Composite Input (Video)||Yes|
|Power consumption||69 W|
Our conclusion on the Sony KD-43XG8096
With the intention of making a difference this new KD-43XG8096 Sony intends to make a difference. Well thought out and well finished. This mid-range is a wise choice.
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.
With its 4K display technology, this TV offers you an image quality close to perfection, and a sound quality above the others; Enhanced with an aesthetics that stands out, you have the ingredients of a device that you want to own.
From this new Sony we can retain 3 positive points:
the depth of the colours, the screen size, the display frequency.