Comparison between:
- 42.5" Sony KD-43X8309C
- 42.5" Sony KD-43XH8196

Brand, series, model

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

Sony KD-43X8309CSony KD-43XH8196
SeriesX83CXH81
Sony KD-43X8309CSony KD-43XH8196
Model aliasKD-43X8305C
KD-43X8307C
KD-43X8308C
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Model year20152020

Display

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

Size class42.5 in42.5 in
Diagonal1080 mm
108 cm
42.5197 in
3.5433 ft
1080 mm
108 cm
42.5197 in
3.5433 ft
Width941.302 mm
94.1302 cm
37.0591 in
3.0883 ft
941.184 mm
94.1184 cm
37.0545 in
3.0879 ft
Height529.482 mm
52.9482 cm
20.8458 in
1.7371 ft
529.416 mm
52.9416 cm
20.8431 in
1.7369 ft
Panel manufacturerLG Display-
Panel modelLC430EQL-SHA2-
Panel typeIPSIPS
Panel bit depth8 bits10 bits (8 bits + FRC)
FRC-Yes
Colors16777216 colors
24 bits
1073741824 colors
30 bits
Aspect ratio1.778:1
16:9
1.778:1
16:9
Resolution3840 x 2160 pixels
Ultra HD (UHD) / 4K / 2160p
3840 x 2160 pixels
Ultra HD (UHD) / 4K / 2160p
Pixel pitch0.245 mm
0.0245 cm
0.0097 in
0.0008 ft
0.245 mm
0.0245 cm
0.0096 in
0.0008 ft
Pixel density104 ppi
40 ppcm
103 ppi
40 ppcm
Display area91.31 %90.12 %
BacklightEdge LEDEdge LED
Rec. 202052 %-
Brightness200 cd/m²-
Static contrast1200 : 1-
HDR-Dolby Vision
HDR10
HLG (Hybrid Log Gamma)
Horizontal viewing angle178 °178 °
Vertical viewing angle178 °178 °
Average response time16 ms
0.0160 s
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Input lag37 ms
0.0370 s
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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)100 Hz / 120 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 XRMotionflow XR
Interpolation value1000400
Interpolation measurement unitXRXR
KD-43X8305C - XR 1000
KD-43X8307C - XR 900
KD-43X8305C - XR 800
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Power supply and consumption

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

110V100 V - 120 V-
220V220 V - 240 V220 V - 240 V
Alternating current frequency50 Hz - 60 Hz50 Hz - 60 Hz
Power consumption (sleep)0.5 W0.5 W
Power consumption (average)72 W-
Power consumption (maximum)162 W108 W
Energy efficiency classAА

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.

Width961 mm
96.1 cm
37.8346 in
3.1529 ft
970 mm
97 cm
38.189 in
3.1824 ft
Height568 mm
56.8 cm
22.3622 in
1.8635 ft
570 mm
57 cm
22.4409 in
1.8701 ft
Depth60 mm
6 cm
2.3622 in
0.1969 ft
57 mm
5.7 cm
2.2441 in
0.187 ft
Weight11.8 kg
26.01 lbs
9.4 kg
20.72 lbs
Width with stand961 mm
96.1 cm
37.8346 in
3.1529 ft
970 mm
97 cm
38.189 in
3.1824 ft
Height with stand604 mm
60.4 cm
23.7795 in
1.9816 ft
630 mm
63 cm
24.8031 in
2.0669 ft
Depth with stand189 mm
18.9 cm
7.4409 in
0.6201 ft
286 mm
28.6 cm
11.2598 in
0.9383 ft
Weight with stand12.8 kg
28.22 lbs
9.8 kg
21.61 lbs
ColorsBlackBlack
Silver

Ergonomics

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

VESA mountYesYes
VESA interface200 x 300 mm100 x 200 mm
Removable standYesYes
Height adjustmentNoNo
Landscape/portrait pivotNoNo
Left/right swivelNoNo
Forward/backward tiltNoNo
-Stand width - 544 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-S
DVB-S2
DVB-T
DVB-T2
DVB-C
Analog (NTSC/PAL/SECAM)
DVB-T
DVB-T2
DVB-C
DVB-S
DVB-S2

System on Chip (SoC)

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

SoCMediaTek MT5890MediaTek MT5893
Processor (CPU)ARM Cortex-A17ARM Cortex-A73
CPU cores24
CPU frequency1000 MHz1500 MHz
GPUARM Mali-T624 MP3ARM Mali-G71
GPU cores3-
RAM capacity1.5 GB2 GB
Storage8 GB16 GB

OS, apps and software features

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

Operating system (OS)Android 5.0.2 Lollipop
Android 7.0 Nougat
Android 9.0 Pie

Audio

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

Speakers2 x 10 W2 x 10 W
2 x Full range (30 x 80 mm)
2 CH down firing
DTS
Dolby Digital Plus
Dolby Pulse
2.0 CH
Bass reflex
DTS Digital Surround
Dolby Audio
Dolby Atmos

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
802.11a
802.11b
802.11g
802.11n
802.11n 5GHz
802.11ac
Bluetooth
Wi-Fi Direct
DLNA
LAN
Wi-Fi
802.11a
802.11b
802.11g
802.11n
802.11n 5GHz
802.11ac
Wi-Fi Direct
DLNA
Bluetooth 4.2

Connectivity

Available connectivity ports, slots and interfaces.

Connectivity2 x USB 2.0
1 x USB 3.0
1 x Ethernet RJ45
4 x HDMI 2.0 (ARC; CEC; MHL)
1 x Satellite In (Main; F-type female)
1 x Satellite In (Sub; F-type female)
1 x SCART
1 x AV Composite In (Video + L/R)
1 x AV Component In (YPbPr + L/R)
1 x Optical Audio Out
1 x 3.5 mm Audio Out
1 x Antenna (RF) (female)
2 x USB
1 x Ethernet RJ45
4 x HDMI 2.0 (ARC; CEC)
1 x Satellite In (F-type female)
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+ 1.4
High-bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP)
BRAVIA Sync (HDMI-CEC)
High-bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP) 2.3

Features

Some additional functional features of the model.

FeaturesBacklight OFF mode
ClearAudio+
Clear Phase Speaker
DSEE (Digital Sound Enhancement Engine)
Dynamic Backlight Control
Frame Dimming
Image Processor - X1
Light sensor
NFC
Picture-and-Picture
Picture-in-Picture
S-Force Front Surround sound
X-Reality Pro
4K X-Reality Pro
Alexa
Apple Airplay
Apple Homekit
Chromecast built-in
Dynamic Contrast Enhancer
Frame Dimming
Google Assistant
Image Processor - X1 4K HDR Processor
Light sensor
Live Color Technology
Object-based HDR remaster
Triluminos Display
Voice command

Image file formats

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

Image file formatsJPEG
GIF
PNG
RAW
MPO
JPEG
GIF
PNG
MPO

Audio file formats

Smart TV sets allow playing different audio file formats.

Audio file formats/codecsAAC
eAAC+
FLAC
M4A
MIDI
MP3
WMA
WAV
FLAC
M4A
MIDI
MP3
WMA
WAV
LPCM

Video file formats

Smart TV sets allow playing various video file formats.

Video file formats/codecs3GPP
AVI
DivX
H.263
H.264
H.265
MKV
QuickTime
M2TS
MP4
WebM
WMV
Xvid
AVI
DivX
H.263
H.264
H.265
MKV
QuickTime
M2TS
MP4
WebM
WMV
Xvid

Certificates, standards and licenses

Licenses from regulatory agencies, standards, certificates.

Certificates, standards and licensesUL/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 - 40 °C
32 °F - 104 °F
Operating humidity10 % - 80 %10 % - 80 %

Accessories

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

AccessoriesRemote control - RMT-TX100DVoice remote control

Additional features

Information about other features.

Additional featuresKD-43X8307C - silver-
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