Sony KD-43XH7052 Review and Specs

Sony KD-43XH7052 (UK version)

SCORE:
62

Highlights

  • 4K UHD (3840 x 2160) LCD Display
  • HDR10, HLG support
  • TRILUMINOS™ Display
  • Ethernet, Wi-Fi

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Sony KD-43XH7052 Overview

Sony KD-43XH7052 was introduced in 2020. It has a LCD screen with 4K UHD (3840 x 2160) resolution and 50 Hz/60 Hz refresh rate. The TV is HDR compatible. It supports HDR10 and HLG.

We give Sony KD-43XH7052 TV 62 overall score out of 100. Our ranking system is based on the display specifications, video, audio and other features, connectivity and format support.

DISPLAY
66
VIDEO FEATURES
66
AUDIO FEATURES
53
OTHER FEATURES
40
CONNECTIVITY
63
FORMAT SUPPORT
50
OVERALL
62

Pros and Cons

In this section we highlight pros and cons of Sony KD-43XH7052.

The TV has strengths such as Color Depth, HDR10, HLG, DSEE, Clear Phase and DTS Digital Surround. And it has weaknesses sush as LED Type, Limited Viewing Angle, no 3D Capability, no HDR10+, no Dolby Vision, no Advanced HDR by Technicolor®, no IMAX Enhanced, no AMD Freesync™, no NVidia G-Sync, no 4K HFR, no 2K HFR, no VRR, no HGIG Compatibility, Weak Picture Processor, no Filmmaker Mode, Few Speaker Channels, no TV Center Speaker Mode, no Dolby Atmos and no WiSA Ready.

PROS
Color Depth 👍
HDR10 👍
HLG 👍
DSEE 👍
Clear Phase 👍
DTS Digital Surround 👍
CONS
LED Type 👎
Limited Viewing Angle 👎
No 3D Capability 👎
No HDR10+ 👎
No Dolby Vision 👎
No Advanced HDR by Technicolor® 👎
No IMAX Enhanced 👎
No AMD Freesync™ 👎
No NVidia G-Sync 👎
No 4K HFR 👎
No 2K HFR 👎
No VRR 👎
No HGIG Compatibility 👎
Weak Picture Processor 👎
No Filmmaker Mode 👎
Few Speaker Channels 👎
No TV Center Speaker Mode 👎
No Dolby Atmos 👎
No WiSA Ready 👎

Major Changes from its predecessor

A predecessor of 2020 XH70 series is 2019 XG70 series. In this section we show major changes from the predecessor.


DOWNGRADES Sony KD-43XH7052 Sony KD-43XG7002
Less Powerful Picture Processor

For this comparison we chose 43" version of the predecessor - model KD-43XG7002. For more detailed comparison between the two please visit Sony KD-43XH7052 vs Sony KD-43XG7002 where you can also choose different size and country models to compare.

Selected Features

Detailed Specifications

In this section we present all the features and specifications available for Sony KD-43XH7052.

BASICS
BrandSony
Country VersionUK
SeriesXH70
ModelKD-43XH7052
Release Year2020
Size43"
Bezel ColorBlack
Smart TV
DISPLAY
Actual Size (Diagonal)42.5"
Resolution4K UHD (3840 x 2160)
Refresh Rate50 Hz/60 Hz
Screen DesignFlat
Display TechnologyLCD
Backlight TypeLED
LED TypeEdge LED
Backlight DimmingFrame Dimming
ColorTRILUMINOS™ Display
Viewing Angle
Color Depth1.07 Billion
VIDEO
3D Capability
HDR10
HDR10+
Dolby Vision
HLG
Advanced HDR by Technicolor®
IMAX Enhanced
AMD Freesync™
NVidia G-Sync
4K HFR
2K HFR
VRR
HGIG Compatibility
Picture Processor
Frame Interploation TechniqueMotionflow™ XR 100
Frame Interpolation Frequency100 Hz
Black Frame Insertion
Filmmaker Mode
Dynamic Backlight Control
X-Reality™ PRO 4K
Dual database processing
Object-based Super Resolution
Live Color™ Technology
Precision Color Mapping
Super bit mapping™ 4K HDR
Contrast Enhancement Dynamic Contrast Enhancer
Object-based HDR remaster
Auto Low Latency Mode
AUDIO
Speaker Channels2.0
Speaker Type and ConfigurationFull Range Bass Reflex x2;
Speaker Power Rating10 W + 10 W
DSEE
Sound ProcessingClearAudio+
Clear Phase
Simulated Surround SoundS-Force Front Surround
TV Center Speaker Mode
Dolby Atmos
Dolby Digital
Dolby Digital Plus
DTS Digital Surround
WiSA Ready
CONNECTIVITY
Ethernet Input
Ethernet Standard10BASE-T/100BASE-TX
Wi-Fi
Wi-Fi Direct
Wi-Fi Frequency2.4 GHz, 5 GHz
Wi-Fi ProtocolIEEE802.11ac/a/b/g/n
Bluetooth
Chromecast
Google Home
Virtual Assistant
Works with Alexa
HDMI Inputs3
HDMI Version2.0b
HDMI Audio Return Channel (ARC)
HDCP Version2.3
HDMI-CEC BRAVIA Sync
USB Inputs2
USB 3.0 Ports1
RF (Terrestrial / Cable ) Inputs1
IF (Satellite) Inputs
Component Inputs
Composite Inputs1 via A/V 3.5mm input
RCA Audio Outputs
3.5mm headphone Audio Output
Optical Audio Output
RS-232C Remote
DLNA
OTHER
CPU Cores4
Storage16 GB
Operating SystemAndroid
Internet BrowserVewd
Content Bar
Voice Command
Light Sensor
Electronic Program Guide (EPG)
Teletext
Auto Calibration with CalMAN
Picture-In-Picture
Closed Captions(Analog) No
(Digital) Subtitle
USB HDD Recording
USB Drive Format SupportFAT16 / FAT32 / exFAT / NTFS
VIDEO FORMATS
3GPP
AV1
AVI
ASF
DivX
Flash Video
H.263
H.264
H.265
MKV
M2TS
MP4
MPEG-4
QuickTime
RealVideo
TS
VC-1
VP7
VP8
VP9
VOB
VRO
WebM
WMV
Xvid
AUDIO FORMATS
AAC
AC4
AIFF
ALAC
APE
aptX
eAAC+
EAC3
FLAC
HE-AAC
LPCM
M4A
MIDI
MP2
MP3
OGG
RealAudio
WMA
WAV
IMAGE FORMATS
BMP
GIF
JPEG
JPS
MPO
PNG
TUNER
Digital Tuner 1
SAT Tuner
Analog TunerB/G,D/K,I
Digital Terrestrial TV SystemDVB-T/T2
Digital Cable TV SystemDVB-C
Color systemPAL / SECAM / NTSC3.58 / NTSC4.43
CI+ 1.4
FM Radio
GENERAL
Energy Efficiency ClassA
Power Supply19.5 V DC with AC adapter
AC 220 V - 240 V, 50 Hz
Power Consumption (Typical)66 W
Power Consumption (In Standby)0.5 W
Dimension Without Stand (W x H x D)970 x 570 x 57 mm
Dimension With Stand (W x H x D)970 x 628 x 286 mm
Stand SizeWidth: 554 mm
Dimension of Package (W x H x D)1,070 x 695 x 141 mm
One Connect Box
VESA Wall Mount
VESA Dimensions (W x H)100 mm x 200 mm (4" x 7 7/8")
Weight Without Stand9.7 kg
Weight With Stand10.2 kg
Weight of Package (Gross)15 kg
ACCESSORIES
RemoteStandard Remote
WARRANTY
Warranty1 Year

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