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LCD vs Plasma: Sound Aspects

by Colin Tang
20 March 2007

Audio

Rank LCD TV Points
1 Sony KDL40W2000 2
2 Pioneer PDP4270XD 1

Sony clinches the sound category with their adept implementation of BBE and SRS TruSurround XT audio technology. They make <30 watt speakers sound a little better than they should. The Pioneer's audio is decidedly average, for a TV that is.

Background Noise

Rank LCD TV Points
1 Sony KDL40W2000 2
2 Pioneer PDP4270XD 1

I can imagine some users with canine like hearing ability (a joke :) ) being bothered by the plasma buzzing on some quiet scenes. The Sony had a hum instead and was certainly not as loud or annoying.

Best Price > Sony KDL40W2000 & Pioneer PDP4270XD
Model
Merchant
Total
Pioneer PDP4270XD
Sony KDL40W2000
Use JUNE50G code at basket page for £50 discount

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