Sony KLV-32R202F : the television HD

What is the new Sony KLV-32R202F worth ?

Sony unveils a new model equipped with all the current expected sophistications, the KLV-32R202F.
A quick glimpse at the specification sheet : 32 inches.
Small but tough ; hopefully seeing its size , it will perhaps follow you (house move or holidays…). Good opportunities to test its reliability in the long run.
Beside, this television is equipped with a HD resolution.  This television is part of the main group of current TVs. It doesn’t completely stands out among its competitors with this choice of HD.
Should we let ourselves be convinced by this KLV-32R202F Sony ? All answer elements just after.

KLV-32R202F from Sony – Design

The Sony KLV-32R202F with its simple design is an interesting alternative for anyone who wants an elegant television set in the mid-range segment.
No revolution concerning the aesthetics of this KLV-32R202F. We are in line with market standards. At least we know what we’re buying: a television set.
A product that is correct in view of its price. A sleek but effective design. It has the potential to compete with other TV sets on the market.
This Sony KLV-32R202F is rather flat.
With a size of 32 inches, As far as the base is concerned, there are also things to say. It is perfectly integrated with the screen and gives a general feeling of balance.In addition, its support has an unusual design.
The charm of the KLV-32R202F is undoubtedly its technology Slim design.
In short, the Sony has really succeeded the design aspect of this TV, which does not go unnoticed no matter where it is installed. If when turned off it has such an effect, the sensations take on a whole new dimension when the screen of the Sony KLV-32R202F is revealed.

KLV-32R202F from Sony – The screen

The display of this KLV-32R202F is handled with care. This will allow connoisseurs to enjoy a quality rendering in home theater mode. The colours are faithful and deep black.
With this new model, Sony confirms one of its technological choices. 
With regard to the display, the company proposes a HD resolution. Which puts it among the above-average TVs in its range.
And with his 32 inches, he’s in a series of TVs that is at the bottom of its range.In the end, it is interesting to note that beyond the size, the screen is well made. A point to add when choosing between this model and other competitors.
Designed with a frequency of 50 Hz, this TV has a better rendering compared to its competitors, in the same category.
Even better, thanks to its advanced technology, the screen of this television provides a HD quality resolution.
In conclusion on the display, with the KLV-32R202F Sony makes the choice of the mid-range. No more.

TV sound presentation Sony KLV-32R202F

The sound quality is correct but nothing more. The typical low-medium and mid-range sounds are far from what the competition offers. The sound of the KLV-32R202F still has the advantage of not being saturated. In any case, the installation as presented ex-factory is just sufficient for this television set
In terms of sound equipment, the TV is equipped with two speakers and provides a sound power of 10 W.

In conclusion, the sound of this TV will give you the majority of the sound spectrum. It’s average, but not of poor quality.

Presentation of the Smart TV part of the TV set Sony KLV-32R202F

Unfortunately on this model there is no smart TV. However, it can be considered as good news; indeed, you should have paid more for this TV set for a use that some of you would not have had. For the others, all you have to do is buy a TV-Box.

KLV-32R202F from Sony – Its connectivity

This television Sony KLV-32R202F offers a rather classical connectivity : mixed inputs HDMI, the ports as well as the audio are available on this model.
Whether it’s your external hard drive, NAS or game console, all these elements can be connected to this TV.

This model has a total of 6 connections, not too bad. Almost all the devices in your home can be connected: the box, the game console, a multimedia server, and many other devices, in addition to your DVD or Blu-ray player.

In the end, this TV provides you with the following features:
1 USB port, 2 HDMI ports, 1 antenna input, 1 component plug (Video), 1 composite plug (Y/Pb/Pr)

Presentation of the technical features of the Sony KLV-32R202F

Here is a summary chart of the technical features of the TV:

Characteristic Value
Ratio 16/9
Sizes of the television without stand 72.9 x 7.3 x 53.2 cm
Screen size in inches 32
Screen resolution HD
Display system LED
Display frequency 50
Sound power 10
Tuners available DVB-T2 DVB-S2 DVB-C 
Number of tuners 3
Number of USB ports 1
Number of HDMI ports 2
Component Input (YpbPr) Yes
Composite Input (Video) Yes
VESA compatibility Yes

KLV-32R202F from Sony – The conclusion

In conclusion, the Sony KLV-32R202F is a mid-range television set of good quality. Average in most areas, it is nevertheless a wise choice for consumers who want to have a well-made product.
The choice of Sony not to include a smart TV system in this KLV-32R202F seems a shame to us. In our opinion, many will choose another model among the competitors in this range, that will have an operating system.
This TV has the correct resolution, nothing more. Producing and marketing TVs today in HD is often sufficient and well suited for ‘basic’ uses. But this standard will certainly be outdated in a few years’ time. It is therefore a temporary and/or occasional choice. You’ve been warned.

If there are any positive points to remember, here are 3 interesting ones:
the display frequency, the screen size, the sound power.