Enjoy a more fluid, natural and realistic viewing experience while watching fast-action sports and movies. Motionflow 120Hz refresh rate technology enhances sharpness and delivers smooth motion for fast-action pictures.
WITHOUT BRAVIA ENGINE VS. WITH BRAVIA ENGINE
Every scene will be sharper, more vibrant and life-like thanks to BRAVIA Engine™ 2 fully digital video processor. Additionally, this BRAVIA Engine optimizes contrast and enhances overall image detail while significantly reducing noise.
See every detail even in dark scenes with Advanced Contrast Enhancer (ACE). Consisting of two main elements, dynamic backlight control and image processing, ACE adjusts the backlight level based on average scene brightness and optimizes the overall contrast of every frame to deliver deeper blacks and brighter whites.
Connect your camera, USB-enabled MP3 player or USB flash drive directly in to this TV's USB input and view your photos on the big screen or listen to the tunes stored on your MP3 player.
Wirelessly transmit HD audio and video, attach a DVD player behind your TV, or add four additional HDMI™ ports. With optional BRAVIA Link modules, a better viewing experience is yours for the making.
From exceeding ENERGY STAR® 3.0 requirements to creating eco-friendly features, Sony continues to build smarter, energy-efficient TVs for a better tomorrow. Additionally, for more than a decade, Sony has promoted the use of recycled plastics and has reused over 16,000 tons of plastic per year since 2006.
Developed with the environment in mind, BRAVIA TVs are designed to exceed ENERGY STAR 3.0 specifications, saving you money on energy costs while still delivering stunning images.
Sony adopted the use of recycled and reused materials in several LCD TVs, which helps prevent harmful materials, such as lead, from leaching into our ecosystem when improperly disposed while also reducing potential chemical exposure from the manufacturing process.
In addition to protecting products with the minimum amount of materials required, Sony uses recyclable and recycled packaging materials. Sony also promotes the development of new technologies and reducing the number of total parts.
Keep pace with fast-action movies, sports and game play. Equipped with Full HD 1080p and Motionflow™ 120Hz refresh rate technology, the KDL-40V5100 40-inch BRAVIA® V Series LCD flat panel HDTV provides a more fluid, natural and realistic viewing experience while enjoying fast-paced entertainment. Additionally, every scene will be sharp, vibrant and life-like thanks to BRAVIA Engine™ 2 fully digital video processor. Plus, a 50,000:1 dynamic contrast ratio yields deep blacks in darker scenes. The V Series also includes 7 HD inputs (4 HDMI™, 2 component and 1 PC) to ensure you get impressive image quality from all your HD components such as PLAYSTATION®3, Blu-ray Disc™ player and your PC.
16:9 Full HD 1080p resolution panel (1920x1080) accepts any HDTV signal and renders it with optimum resolution, so you can take full advantage of Blu-ray Disc™ players and Sony® PLAYSTATION®3 entertainment systems that can deliver 1080p content.
The BRAVIA Engine 2 fully digital video processor uses a collection of unique Sony technologies to significantly reduce noise, enhance overall image detail, and optimize contrast so every scene produces sharp, vibrant, life-like images and color.
BRAVIA Link compatibility expands your HDTV’s capabilities by letting you connect optional BRAVIA Link modules, including the BRAVIA DVD Link, BRAVIA Wireless Link, and BRAVIA Input Link (all sold separately).
Sony® V-series HDTVs exceed Energy Star 3.0 requirements by over 15% in Home Mode. In addition, they incorporate advanced power saving features such as Light Sensor® technology that adjusts backlight intensity based on ambient room lighting conditions and Dynamic Backlight Control that adjusts backlight intensity based on the brightness of the image on the screen.
VESA-compatible hole spacing uses an industry-standard mounting hole pattern that can be used with VESA-compliant mounting brackets, taking the guesswork out of selecting the proper hardware for hanging your TV on the wall.
Motionflow™ 120HZ technology doubles the frame rate to help remove judder in film sources, HD content, and broadcast movies and primetime programming, creating smoother, more fluid motion that delivers a natural and realistic viewing experience.
Connect your camera, USB-enabled MP3 player, or USB storage device directly to your HDTV's USB input to view photos on the big screen or listen to your favorite MP3’s.
This powerful combination of features adjusts the brightness of the backlight both to optimize image quality and reduce power consumption. It works in real time, controlling bright outdoor images and dark interior shots scene by scene for better video quality and a reduction in power use.
The Favorites Menu function makes it easy to quickly access your favorite channels and video inputs.
Dynamic contrast involves real-time image processing that results in deep blacks in darker scenes, as well as fine details in shadows and other dark areas of the picture for a difference you can truly see.
Get versatile HD connection options with seven HD inputs. Four HDMI™ inputs (up to 1080/60p capable)1 let you connect a Sony® PLAYSTATION®3 entertainment system, Blu-ray Disc™ player, or any other HDMI-capable equipment and get uncompressed digital video and multi-channel digital audio on a single cable. An HD component input and an HD combo input (1080/60p capable) provide added HD-capable connectivity, and a PC input2 (HD-15 pin) offers the added versatility of using your HDTV as a computer monitor.
BRAVIA Sync capability combines the one-touch access and control functionality of BRAVIA Theatre Sync™ with the ability to control CEC-enabled Sony® Handycam® camcorders and Cyber-shot® digital still cameras using the TV’s remote and an on-screen display.BRAVIA® SyncTM capable: BRAVIA Sync capability combines the one-touch access and control functionality of BRAVIA Theatre Sync™ with the ability to control CEC-enabled Sony® Handycam® camcorders and Cyber-shot® digital still cameras using the TV’s remote and an on-screen display via an HDMI™ connecting.3
24p True Cinema mode provides a direct connection to 24p video sources, avoiding conversions and allowing users to enjoy films at their intended 24 fps (frames per second) cinematic picture quality when using a 24p-capable output device, such as a Blu-ray Disc™ player or Sony
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