Sony Bravia KDL-32EX523 LED LCD HDTV Review

An impressive blend of features and performance was enough to get our attention, but it's not without issues.

$749.00 MSRP 32 in.


The Sony Bravia KDL-32EX523 ($749.0 MSRP) is among the least expensive LED-edgelit LCD televisions from Sony this year, yet its impressive blend of features and performance was enough to catch our attention. Those with a critical eye may take exception to the unusual screen uniformity issues, namely a series of light strips running from top to bottom clearly visible in darker scenes.

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  1. Introduction
  2. Tour & Design
  3. Blacks & Whites
  4. Color Accuracy
  5. Motion
  6. Viewing Effects
  7. Calibration
  8. Connectivity
  9. Audio & Menus
  10. Multimedia & Internet
  11. Power Consumption
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  15. Conclusion
  16. Series Comparison
  17. Photo Gallery
  18. Ratings & Specs