Sony KD-43XH7052 Review and Specs

Sony KD-43XH7052 (UK version)

SCORE:
55

Highlights

  • 4K UHD (3840 x 2160) LCD Display
  • HDR10, HDR10+, Dolby Vision, HLG support
  • TRILUMINOS™ Display
  • No
  • No Processor

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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 55 overall score out of 100. Our ranking system is based on the display specifications, video, audio and other features, connectivity and format support.

DISPLAY
58
VIDEO FEATURES
58
AUDIO FEATURES
51
OTHER FEATURES
38
CONNECTIVITY
58
FORMAT SUPPORT
45
OVERALL
55

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 No No

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.

Pros and Cons

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

PROS
High Resolution 👍
Color Depth 👍
HDR10 👍
HLG 👍
DSEE 👍
Clear Phase 👍
DTS Digital Surround 👍
CONS
Low Refresh Rate 👎
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 👎
No Filmmaker Mode 👎
No TV Center Speaker Mode 👎
No Dolby Atmos 👎
No WiSA Ready 👎

Selected Features

Detailed Specifications

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

BASICS
BrandSony
CountryUK
Series 2XH70
ModelKD-43XH7052
Release Year2020
Size43"
Bezel ColorBlack
Smart TVYes
DISPLAY
Actual Size (Diagonal)42.5"
Resolution4K UHD (3840 x 2160)
Refresh Rate50 Hz/60 Hz
Screen DesignFlat
Display TypeLCD
Backlight TypeLED
LED TypeEdge LED
Backlight DimmingFrame Dimming
ColorTRILUMINOS™ Display
Viewing AngleNo
Color Depth1.07 Billion
VIDEO
3D CapabilityNo
HDR10Yes
HDR10+No
Dolby VisionNo
HLGYes
Advanced HDR by Technicolor®No
IMAX EnhancedNo
AMD Freesync™No
NVidia G-SyncNo
4K HFRNo
2K HFRNo
VRRNo
HGIG CompatibilityNo
Picture ProcessorNo
Frame Interploation TechniqueMotionflow™ XR 100
Frame Interpolation Frequency100 Hz
Black Frame InsertionYes
Filmmaker ModeNo
Dynamic Backlight ControlYes
X-Reality™ PROYes 4K
Dual database processingNo
Object-based Super ResolutionNo
Live Color™ Tech0logyYes
Precision Color MappingNo
Super bit mapping™ 4K HDRNo
Contrast EnhancementYes Dynamic Contrast Enhancer
Object-based HDR remasterNo
Auto Low Latency ModeNo
AUDIO
Speaker Channels2.0
Speaker TypeFull Range Bass Reflex x2;
Speaker Power Rating10 W + 10 W
DSEEYes
Sound ProcessingClearAudio+
Clear PhaseYes
Simulated Surround SoundS-Force Front Surround
TV Center Speaker ModeNo
Dolby AtmosNo
Dolby DigitalYes
Dolby Digital PlusYes
DTS Digital SurroundYes
WiSA ReadyNo
CONNECTIVITY
Ethernet InputYes
Ethernet Standard10BASE-T/100BASE-TX
Wi-FiYes
Wi-Fi DirectYes
Wi-Fi Frequency2.4 GHz, 5 GHz
Wi-Fi ProtocolIEEE802.11ac/a/b/g/n
BluetoothNo
ChromecastNo
Google HomeNo
Virtual AssistantNo
Works with AlexaNo
HDMI Inputs3
HDMI Version2.0b
HDMI Audio Return Channel (ARC)Yes
HDCP Version2.3
HDMI-CECYes BRAVIA Sync
USB Inputs2
USB 3.0 Ports1
RF (Terrestrial / Cable ) Inputs1
IF (Satellite) InputsNo
Component InputsNo
Composite Inputs1 via A/V 3.5mm input
RCA Audio OutputsNo
3.5mm headphone Audio OutputYes
Optical Audio OutputYes
RS-232C RemoteNo
DLNAYes
OTHER
CPU Cores4
Storage16 GB
Operating SystemAndroid
Internet BrowserVewd
Content BarNo
Voice CommandNo
Light SensorNo
Electronic Program Guide (EPG)Yes
TeletextYes
Auto Calibration with CalMANNo
Picture-In-PictureNo
Closed Captions(Analog) No
(Digital) Subtitle
USB HDD RecordingNo
USB Drive Format SupportFAT16 / FAT32 / exFAT / NTFS
VIDEO FORMATS
3GPPNo
AV1No
AVIYes
ASFNo
DivXYes
Flash VideoNo
H.263Yes
H.264Yes
H.265Yes
MKVYes
M2TSYes
MP4Yes
MPEG-4No
QuickTimeYes
RealVideoNo
TSNo
VC-1No
VP7No
VP8No
VP9No
VOBNo
VRONo
WebMYes
WMVYes
XvidYes
AUDIO FORMATS
AACNo
AC4No
AIFFNo
ALACNo
APENo
aptXNo
eAAC+No
EAC3No
FLACYes
HE-AACNo
LPCMYes
M4AYes
MIDIYes
MP2No
MP3Yes
OGGNo
RealAudioNo
WMAYes
WAVYes
IMAGE FORMATS
BMPNo
GIFYes
JPEGYes
JPSNo
MPOYes
PNGYes
TUNER
Digital TunerYes 1
SAT TunerNo
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+Yes 1.4
FM RadioNo
GENERAL
Energy EfficiencyA
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 BoxNo
VESA Wall MountYes
VESA Hole Pitch (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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