Feeds
75%
Sony Bravia KDL-32NX503

Sony Bravia KDL-32NX503 32in LCD TV

Smaller sized set with big screen extras

  • alert
  • submit to reddit

Internet Security Threat Report 2014

There are easy tweaks to improve things – a dedicated Scenes button on the remote lets you choose between Sport, Cinema, Game and other settings. These were subtle differences on the whole, though the variations in audio were more pronounced.

Sony Bravia KDL-32NX503

Ticks a lot of boxes, so worth shopping around for

Sound, as usual on flatscreens, was decidedly average, lacking much bass or power. Not enough to spoil things, but not enough to wow you. Power consumption tests revealed the following: 72W cinema mode, 69W general mode and 13W in the relatively thirsty Quick Start standby, with normal standby being in line with Sony's 0.2W claim.

Verdict

If you like the styling of the Monolithic series of Sony TVs, this is a decent and affordable TV. It’s a shame there’s no 100Hz refresh rate but, for the most part, it’s not something you’ll notice, especially if you can tune into one of the HD channels. Blu-ray discs and HD content from Sky are similarly effective. Even standard Freeview has a warmth and precision that SD broadcasts sometimes lack. And those Internet extras are attractive too. There are better LCD TVs in terms of picture quality, but Sony’s set scores for strong connectivity, ease of use and reasonable – though far from outstanding – value. ®

More HD TV Reviews

Group Test
Freeview HD TVs
Panasonic
Viera
TX-L32S20B
Sharp
Aquos
LC-52LE700E
Group Test
3D TVs

Intelligent flash storage arrays

75%
Sony Bravia KDL-32NX503

Sony Bravia KDL-32NX503 32in LCD TV

A stylish Freeview HD TV with a lot to offer for its size.
Price: £699 RRP

Whitepapers

Choosing cloud Backup services
Demystify how you can address your data protection needs in your small- to medium-sized business and select the best online backup service to meet your needs.
Forging a new future with identity relationship management
Learn about ForgeRock's next generation IRM platform and how it is designed to empower CEOS's and enterprises to engage with consumers.
Security for virtualized datacentres
Legacy security solutions are inefficient due to the architectural differences between physical and virtual environments.
Reg Reader Research: SaaS based Email and Office Productivity Tools
Read this Reg reader report which provides advice and guidance for SMBs towards the use of SaaS based email and Office productivity tools.
Storage capacity and performance optimization at Mizuno USA
Mizuno USA turn to Tegile storage technology to solve both their SAN and backup issues.