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The Sony BRAVIA KDL-42V4100 is a 42" full HD 1080p LCD television that is a part of Sony's BRAVIA V series.

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Pros

PC input

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Sony is a well known high-end manufacturer

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excellent quality picture

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no glossy finish - helps keep reflection/glare low

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easy to use and straightforward menus

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quality remote control

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good value - affordable for a top quality TV

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1080p

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Cons

slow input source switching delay

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ugly/distracting lower bezel

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older 60Hz refresh rate - poor for 24 fps films, or media with lots of motion

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The Sony BRAVIA KDL-42V4100 is a 42" full HD 1080p LCD television that is a part of Sony's BRAVIA V series. Picture quality technologies like Advanced Contrast Enhanser (ACE) and BRAVIA Engine 2 give life like images, while BRAVIA Theatre Sync offers easy one-button operation for enjoying a Sony A/V system.  This full HD 1080 TV has a 1920 x 1080 picture resolution and features Motionflow 60Hz technology for smooth and clear motion. The 24p input capability allows you to connect to devices, such as Sony's Blu-ray player, which use a 24 frame per second frame rate which is used by most movies. Some other notable features include Sony's Digital Media Extender (DMex), Xross Media Bar (XMB) interface and the S-Force Front Surround enhancement function.  There are plenty of inputs including four HDMI and 15-pin PC input for maximum HD connectivity. The Sony BRAVIA KDL-42V4100 comes with a remote control.

Video
  • Display Technology : LCD (178° wide viewing angle LCD display panels)
  • Dynamic Contrast Ratio : 25,000:1
  • On-Screen Contrast Ratio : 2,500:1
  • Screen Size (measured diagonally) : 42"
  • Viewing Angle (Right/Left) : 178°
  • Viewing Angle (Up/Down) : 178°
  • Video Signal : 480/60i, 480/60p, 720/60p, 1080/60i, 1080/24p (HDMI only), 1080/60p (HDMI / Component)
  • 24p True Cinema Technology : Yes
  • 3D Comb Filter : Yes
  • Advanced Contrast Enhancer (ACE) : Yes
  • CineMotion Reverse 3:2 Pulldown Technology : Yes
  • Game Mode : Yes
  • MPEG Noise Reduction : Yes
  • Motionflow Technology : Motionflow 60Hz
  • Video Processing : Bravia Engine 2 Technology
  • VESA Hole Pitch : 300 x 300 mm, M6 Screw Type, 16mm Screw Length
  • VESA Hole Spacing Compatible : Yes
Audio
  • Audio Out : Fixed
  • Auto Mute (on no signal) : Yes
  • Digital Amplifier : Yes
  • Dolby: Dolby Digital
  • Sony Original Surround : S-Force Front
  • Sound Mode : Dynamic, Standard, Custom
  • SteadySound Automatic Volume Control : Yes
  • Voice Zoom : Yes
Inputs and Outputs
  • AC Power Input : 1 (Rear)
  • Analog Audio Input(s) (Total) : 6 (5 Rear/1 Side)
  • Audio Out : 1 (Rear)
  • Component Video (Y/Pb/Pr) Input(s) : 2 (Rear)
  • Composite Video Input(s) : 3 (1 Side/2 Rear)
  • Digital Audio Output(s) : 1 (Rear) Optical Digital Output
  • HDMI Connection(s) (Total) : 4 (3 Rear/1 Side)
  • PC In (D-Sub) + Audio In (Stereo Mini) : 1 (Rear)
  • RF Connection Input(s) : 1 (Rear)
  • S-Video Input(s) : 1 (Rear)
Other
  • Dimensions (Approx.) : 40 3/4 x 28 3/8 x 12 1/8 in (1033 x 718 x 307mm) with pedestal; 40 3/4 x 26 3/4 x 4 3/8 in (1033 x 677 x 110mm) without pedestal
  • Weight (Approx.) : 63 lbs. (28.5kg) with pedestal; 54 lbs. (24.5kg) without pedestal
  • Power Requirements (voltage) : AC 120V
  • Energy Star compliant : Yes
  • BRAVIA Sync : Yes
  • BRAVIA Sync Menu Button : Yes
  • Channel Jump : Yes
  • Channel Labels : Yes
  • Edit Channel Labels : Yes
  • Favorite Channel : Yes
  • ID-1 Detection : Yes
  • Info Banner : Yes
  • Label Inputs : Yes (Auto)
  • Multiple Language Display : English, Spanish, French
  • On/Off Timer : Yes (On only)
  • PAP (Picture & Picture) : Yes (Fixed)
  • PIP (Picture in Picture) : PC Input
  • Parental Control : Yes
  • Power Save Mode : Picture Off, Yes
  • Swap Sound : Yes
  • TV Guide On-Screen : Yes
  • Auto CC on Mute : Yes
  • DMeX Seamless Upgradeable : Yes
     
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