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Sony KDL-32W5500 Reviewed

Sony KDL-W5500The 32-inch Sony KDL-32W5500 is the smallest model from the popular Sony Bravia W5500 series of LCD HDTVs.

The Bravia W range has always been a popular series for Sony, as it is one of the highest ranges, but comes in just below the very highend models. This gives the Sony KDL-32W5500 comes great features and specifications, but without the massive price tag for the flagship series.

The Sony KDL-32W5500 features a full HD / 1080p resolution, offering the highest HD resolution, which is still not commonly found on a HDTV of this size. The KDL-32W5500 also features Motionflow 100Hz with IB (Image Blur) reduction, which helps to keep the images sharp and clear during high motion scenes, while also eliminating annoying image judder. It also features the latest Sony Bravia Engine 3, with Live Colour and ACE which helps to get the very best image quality, and contrast.

Sony KDL-W5500

As well as great specifications and features, such as the high 100,000:1 dynamic contrast ratio, the Sony KDL-32W5500 also boasts a great design finish, featureing the new “draw the line” design style and piano black finish. TrustedReviews reviewed the KDL-32W5500, giving it 9 out of ten for value, and 8 out of ten overall, and said, the Sony 32W5500 performs pretty much identically to its much more expensive 32E5500 sibling, and so represents an enticing prospect. What’s more, when the Sony KDL-32W5500′s pictures are good, they’re really very good indeed, making it a truly attractive proposition.