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Sony KDL43WD754BU 43″ vs JVC LT42C550 42″ TV Comparison

//Sony KDL43WD754BU 43″ vs JVC LT42C550 42″ TV Comparison

Sony KDL43WD754BU 43″ vs JVC LT42C550 42″ TV Comparison

Sony KDL43WD754BU 43″ vs JVC LT42C550 42″ TV Comparison

Thanks for stopping by to read our review and product comparison of the Sony KDL43WD754BU and the JVC LT42C550 which are available from at the best price from Currys at just £369 and £249.

Sony KDL43WD754BU 43

Sony KDL43WD754BU 43″
JVC LT42C550 42

JVC LT42C550 42″
Brand

Sony

JVC

Key Features
  • Full HD 1080p
  • Tuner: Freeview HD
  • Connectivity: HDMI x 2
  • Full HD 1080p
  • Tuner: Freeview HD
  • Connectivity: HDMI x 3
  • Colour

    Black

    Screen Type

    LED edgelit

    LED directlit

    Screen Size

    43″

    42″

    Resolution

    1920 x 1080

    1920 x 1080

    Motion Rate

    N/A

    50 / 60 Hz

    Connections

    – HDMI x 2 (ARC compatible x 1) – SCART x 1 – SVGA (via HDMI) – USB 2.0 x 2

    – HDMI x 3 (ARC compatible x 1) – SCART x 1 – SVGA x 1 – Component input x 1 – Composite input x 1 – USB 2.0 x 1

    TV Tuner

    DVB-T2 Freeview HD Tuner

    DVB-T2 Freeview HD Tuner

    Programme Guide

    7-day EPG

    8-day EPG

    Speakers

    2

    2

    Audio Power

    20 W

    8 W

    Sound Enhancement

    N/A

    DTS TruSurround

    Other Features

    N/A

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    Energy Rating

    A+

    A+

    On Mode Power Consumption

    53 W

    51 W

    Annual Power Consumption

    77 kWh

    75 kWh

    Box Content

    – Sony BRAVIA KDL43WD754BU Smart 43″ LED TV – Standard remote control – User manual – AC power cable – Batteries – Quick setup guide – Table top stand

    – JVC LT-42C550 42″ LED TV – AC power cable – Standard remote control – Batteries – Screws

    Dimensions

    – Unboxed: 565 x 960 x 125 mm (H x W x D) – Unboxed with stand: 616 x 960 x 229 mm (H x W x D) – Boxed: 665 x 161 x 1065 mm (H x W x D)

    – Unboxed: 554 x 947 x 69 mm (H x W x D) – Unboxed with stand: 592 x 947 x 209 mm (H x W x D) – Boxed: 640 x 1030 x 137 mm (H x W x D)

    Weight

    – Unboxed: 9.1 kg – Unboxed with stand: 9.8 kg – Boxed: 12 kg

    – Unboxed: 7.5 kg – Unboxed with stand: 8.1 kg – Boxed: 10.3 kg

    Guarantee

    1 year

    1 year

    Brightness

    N/A

    270 cd/m_

    Review Score

    9.3 out of 10

    8.1 out of 10

    Price

    £369.00

    £249.00

    Buy

    Getting the best TV for your budget

    Clearly you want to get the most for your money. That’s the very reason for this comparison. Chances are you’ve nailed down your decision between the Sony KDL43WD754BU and the JVC LT42C550 and now just need to know which one to go for. The feature list above provides a side-by-side comparison of the two televisions to help you make that final decision. Features will of course be an important part of that decision, such as the screen resolution, whether it offers 4K and features such as smart TV functionality. We only provide comparisons on TV’s that we recommend, and also from suppliers that we trust.

    What do the Sony KDL43WD754BU and the JVC LT42C550 offer

    It’s pretty obvious at this point that both televisions are great value for money. The feature list above really helps to clarify that. But there are of course some features that one set has, and the other won’t. The Sony KDL43WD754BU offers a screen resolution of 1920 x 1080 with a screen that offers LED edgelit. The sound system integrated into the set has 2 speakers with a 20 W power output. It also benefits from DVB-T2 Freeview HD Tuner and a range of connectors. The JVC LT42C550 offers 1920 x 1080 resolution on LED directlit. As part of the kit you get DVB-T2 Freeview HD Tuner, 2 speakers with an audio output of 8 W.

    Total Dimensions and unit Weight

    Before you go ahead and click the buy button just make sure that you properly measure the area, surface or wall that your TV will be mounted or stood. It’s all very well going for a huge screen but it needs to be practical too, so ensure you have sufficient space first.

    Box content for KDL43WD754BU and LT42C550

    The Sony KDL43WD754BU includes: – Sony BRAVIA KDL43WD754BU Smart 43″ LED TV – Standard remote control – User manual – AC power cable – Batteries – Quick setup guide – Table top stand.

    The JVC LT42C550 includes: – JVC LT-42C550 42″ LED TV – AC power cable – Standard remote control – Batteries – Screws.

    KDL43WD754BU and LT42C550 Reviews

    Reading a customer review is one of the most influential factors for customers choosing an electrical item. When you click on the item above you will be directed to one of our trusted partners where you’ll be able to read tons of customer experiences, good or bad. We have also gathered the overall scores for each TV set based on verified owner reviews (verified by Revoo).

    Sony KDL43WD754BU Scored: 9.3 out of 10.

    JVC LT42C550 Scored: 8.1 out of 10.

    Energy efficiency rating

    Thanks to the introduction of LED technology in televisions over recent years, many of our TV sets now offer an A+ energy rating. The energy rating is important for those that are conscious of their environmental impact, and those that need to consider ongoing running costs. The Sony KDL43WD754BU has an energy efficiency rating of A+ with an annual energy consumption of just 77 kWh, whereas the JVC LT42C550 has a rating of A+ and an annual energy consumption of 75 kWh.

    JVC LT42C550 42″

    8.1 stars –
    based on 842 reviews
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