Comparison between:
- 31.5" Sony KDL-32RE403
- 40" Panasonic TX-40C300

Brand, series, model

Information about the brand, series, model and model aliases.

Sony KDL-32RE403Panasonic TX-40C300
SeriesRE40C300
Sony KDL-32RE403Panasonic TX-40C300
Model alias-TX-40C300B
TX-40C300E
Model year20172015

Display

Information about the main characteristics of the display - panel, backlight, resolution, refresh rate, etc.

Size class31.5 in40 in
Diagonal801 mm
80.1 cm
31.5354 in
2.628 ft
1016 mm
101.6 cm
40 in
3.3333 ft
Width698.214 mm
69.8214 cm
27.4887 in
2.2907 ft
885.521 mm
88.5521 cm
34.863 in
2.9053 ft
Height392.554 mm
39.2554 cm
15.4549 in
1.2879 ft
498.105 mm
49.8105 cm
19.6104 in
1.6342 ft
Panel typeIPS-
Panel bit depth8 bits8 bits
FRC-No
Colors16777216 colors
24 bits
16777216 colors
24 bits
Aspect ratio1.779:11.778:1
16:9
Resolution1366 x 768 pixels1920 x 1080 pixels
Full HD / 1080p
Pixel pitch0.511 mm
0.0511 cm
0.0201 in
0.0017 ft
0.461 mm
0.0461 cm
0.0182 in
0.0015 ft
Pixel density50 ppi
19 ppcm
55 ppi
21 ppcm
Display area84.83 %87.85 %
BacklightEdge LEDEdge LED
HDRHDR-
Horizontal viewing angle178 °176 °
Vertical viewing angle178 °176 °

3D

3D displays use various technologies to achieve a 3D effect. Each of these technologies has its own advantages and drawbacks.

3DNoNo

Frequencies

Information about the horizontal and vertical refresh rates/frequencies.

Vertical frequency (digital)50 Hz / 60 Hz50 Hz / 60 Hz

Frame interpolation

Many smart TV sets use a technology for interpolating (inserting) of intermediate frames between existing ones in order to achieve more fluent visualization, especially for dynamic scenes.

Interpolation technologyMotionflow XRReal Motion Rate
Interpolation value400200
Interpolation measurement unitXRRMR

Power supply and consumption

Information about the power supply and consumption, energy efficiency class, etc.

220V220 V - 240 V220 V - 240 V
Alternating current frequency50 Hz - 60 Hz50 Hz - 60 Hz
Power consumption (off)-0.2 W
Power consumption (sleep)0.5 W0.5 W
Power consumption (eco)-33 W
Power consumption (average)41 W63 W
Power consumption (maximum)60 W91 W
Energy efficiency classAA+

Dimensions, weight and color

Information about the dimensions and the weight of the specific model with and without stand as well as the colors, in which it is offered to the market.

Width731 mm
73.1 cm
28.7795 in
2.3983 ft
923 mm
92.3 cm
36.3386 in
3.0282 ft
Height442 mm
44.2 cm
17.4016 in
1.4501 ft
544 mm
54.4 cm
21.4173 in
1.7848 ft
Depth70 mm
7 cm
2.7559 in
0.2297 ft
68 mm
6.8 cm
2.6772 in
0.2231 ft
Weight5.8 kg
12.79 lbs
11.8 kg
26.01 lbs
Width with stand731 mm
73.1 cm
28.7795 in
2.3983 ft
923 mm
92.3 cm
36.3386 in
3.0282 ft
Height with stand490 mm
49 cm
19.2913 in
1.6076 ft
588 mm
58.8 cm
23.1496 in
1.9291 ft
Depth with stand187 mm
18.7 cm
7.3622 in
0.6135 ft
220 mm
22 cm
8.6614 in
0.7218 ft
Weight with stand6.2 kg
13.67 lbs
14.2 kg
31.31 lbs
ColorsBlackBlack

Ergonomics

Information about the ergonomic functions - height adjustment, swivel angles, tilt angles, etc.

VESA mountYesYes
VESA interface100 x 200 mm200 x 200 mm
Removable standYesYes
Height adjustmentNoNo
Landscape/portrait pivotNoNo
Left/right swivelNoNo
Forward/backward tiltNoNo
Stand width - 329 mm-

TV tuner

The TV tuner is a device, which allows the receiving and visualization of a certain type of television signal. There are tuners for digital, analog, cable and satellite television.

TV tunerAnalog (NTSC/PAL/SECAM)
DVB-C
DVB-T
DVB-T2
Analog (NTSC/PAL/SECAM)
DVB-T
DVB-C

System on Chip (SoC)

Information about the central processor, graphic processor and the memory of the model.

Storage4 GB-

OS, apps and software features

Information about the operating system, applications, various software features if available.

Operating system (OS)Smart TV-

Audio

Information about the audio system - number and power of the built-in speakers, supported audio technologies.

Speakers2 x 5 W2 x 8 W
Open Baffle
DTS Digital Surround
Dolby Digital Plus
Dolby Pulse
-

Camera

Many contemporary desktop monitors and smart TV sets have built-in cameras.

CameraNoNo

Network

Supported network technologies and standards for exchanging data with other devices.

NetworkLAN
Wi-Fi
802.11b
802.11g
802.11n
Wi-Fi Direct
LAN

Connectivity

Available connectivity ports, slots and interfaces.

Connectivity2 x USB 2.0 (max 0.5 A)
1 x Ethernet RJ45
2 x HDMI 1.4 (ARC; CEC)
1 x SCART
1 x Optical Audio Out
1 x 3.5 mm Audio Out
1 x Antenna (RF) (female)
1 x CI+ 1.3
1 x USB 2.0
1 x Ethernet RJ45 (TX-48C300B)
2 x HDMI 1.4 (ARC; CEC)
1 x D-sub
1 x SCART
1 x AV Composite In (Video + L/R)
1 x Optical Audio Out
1 x 3.5 mm Audio Out
1 x Antenna (RF) (female)
1 x CI+ 1.3
High-bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP)
BRAVIA Sync (HDMI-CEC)
Viera Link (HDMI-CEC)

Features

Some additional functional features of the model.

FeaturesClearAudio+
Clear Phase Speaker
DSEE (Digital Sound Enhancement Engine)
Dynamic Backlight Control
Dynamic Contrast Enhancer
Frame Dimming
Live Color Technology
PVR
S-Force Front Surround sound
X-Reality Pro
Picture-and-Text
Picture-in-Picture

Image file formats

Smart TV sets allow the display of different image file formats.

Image file formatsJPEG
GIF
PNG
MPO
JPEG
MPO

Audio file formats

Smart TV sets allow playing different audio file formats.

Audio file formats/codecsFLAC
M4A
MIDI
MP3
WMA
WAV
LPCM
AAC
FLAC
MP3
WMA
WAV

Video file formats

Smart TV sets allow playing various video file formats.

Video file formats/codecsAVI
DivX
H.263
H.264
H.265
MKV
QuickTime
M2TS
MP4
WebM
WMV
Xvid
3GPP
AVI
Flash Video
H.263
H.264
MKV
MP4
TS
VOB
VRO

Certificates, standards and licenses

Licenses from regulatory agencies, standards, certificates.

Certificates, standards and licensesENERGY STAR
UL/cUL
-

Operating and storage conditions

There are certain requirements for the environmental conditions, in which the display should be used and stored in order to function properly.

Operating temperature0 °C - 40 °C
32 °F - 104 °F
0 °C - 35 °C
32 °F - 95 °F
Operating humidity10 % - 80 %20 % - 80 %

Accessories

Often the packaging of desktop monitors and smart TV sets includes accessories for them.

Accessories-Remote control - RC48127 (RC5)
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