Type : LED     Resolution : 1080p     Refresh Rate : 60 Hz
The Sony W672E is a Smart TV with 1080p resolution. The picture quality is good but the TV lacks high end features found in expensive models. The picture looks good even when viewed at an angle. The TV is very good at handling motion and has very little motion blur. The downside however is poor contrast ratio. The TV has amazing sound quality.
The build quality is very good. Everything is neatly made with a good quality plastic.
The W672E has slightly above average picture quality. The panel has poor native contrast ratio and the blacks are not deep. There is no local dimming feature for a good dark room performance and the peak brightness is also very low. The viewing angle is good and the TV displays a good range of colors resulting in good pictures. The TV is very good when it comes to motion performance.
Peak 2% Window : 290.0 cd/m2
Peak 100% Window : 289.9 cd/m2
The peak brightness is average. Since the TV lacks the local dimming feature, peak brightness is same for all the different sized windows. This is not enough to avoid the strong reflections in a bright sunny room.
Max Colour Dev. (50% pattern) : 1.9
Avg Luminance Dev. (5% pattern) : 13.89%
The color uniformity is very good with a minor error which is not visible during normal viewing. Luminance uniformity is also very good and the screen has a uniform brightness.
In the test picture, clouding is visible on the TV screen, but this is not visible during normal viewing.
USB : 2 Ports
HDMI : 2 Ports
Headphone Out : 1 Port
RF Connection (Cable/Antenna) : 1 Port
Ethernet : 1 Port
Composite In : 1 Port
USB 2.0 : Yes
USB 3.0 : No
HDMI 1.4 : Yes
HDMI 2.0 : No
HDMI ARC : Yes
HDMI DVI : No
HDCP 2.2 : No
HDCP 1.4 : Yes
HDMI (CEC) : Yes
HDMI (MHL) : No
Variable Analogue Audio Out : No
The Sony W672E is a basic Smart TV. The TV has the Sony (native) Smart platform. Other smart features include WiFi Direct, Inbuilt WiFi, Screen Mirroring and an Ethernet port.
The Smart user interface is clean and easy to use but the TV takes a lot of time while connecting a mobile device using screen mirroring or WiFi Direct.
The apps can be used by pressing the Home button on the TV remote. There is a dedicated button for Youtube and Netflix app. Also initially there are few apps but once connected to the internet, various other apps also start showing.
The TV has following apps.
Picture frame mode
Photo sharing plus
Power Consump (Max) : 27.52w
Power Consump (Standby) : 0.0w
The TV consumes a bit high power. The readings are taken after calibration.
The Sony W672E is amongst the few TVs which has Full HD resolution in 32 inches. The two important points that makes it stand out from the competition is good build quality and good sound quality.
Picture quality is okay with good motion handling, viewing angle and panel uniformity. It is a good pick for those looking for a Smart TV with good picture and sound quality plus decent overall performance.