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Sony KV-36HS420

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Sony KV-36HS420


Screen size:36 inches
TV type:CRT with flat FD Trinitron tube
HDTV capable:Yes
Aspect ratio:4:3
Speaker wattage per channel:10
Number of speakers:2 (selectable on/off)
Comb filter:3D digital
Auto white balance:Yes
Scan velocity modulation:Yes (Clear Edge VM wideband velocity modulation)
Line doubling:Yes (720p to 1080i upconversion using Hi-Scan technology)
3:2 pulldown detection:Yes (CineMotion Reverse 3-2 Pulldown Technology)
Signal type:NTSC, decoded ATSC (1080i, 720p, 480p; DTV receiver not included)
Auto channel setup:Yes
Channel labeling:Yes
Input labeling:Yes
Channel fix:Yes
Closed captioning:Yes
Surfing:SpeedSurf channel selection
Picture modes:Program Palette (Vivid/Movie/Standard/Sports) presets
Picture enhancements:DRC Digital Reality Creation MultiFunction Circuitry (displays 4 times the picture resolution relative to conventional sets), HD Detailer wideband video amplifier, auto 16:9 enhanced mode (uses all scan lines for widescreen image), high-voltage regulator (maintains consistent image size, despite variations in brightness during scene changes and channel changes), Dynamic Focus circuitry (automatically adjusts the picture during each scanning line for consistent corner-to-corner sharpness), magnetic quadra-pole technology (reduces "beam spot" distortion and improves corner-to-corner focus and picture sharpness), Vertical Aperture Compensation, Vertical Center Adjustment, Tilt Correction, Vertical Correction, Vertical Size Adjustment
Last-channel recall:Yes
Multilingual menu:Yes (English, Spanish, French)
Parental control:Yes (V-Chip)
Picture-in-picture (PIP):No
Remote control:Yes
SAP:Yes (auto SAP)
Sleep timer:Yes (and 2-event on-timer)
Audio tone controls:BBE Sound
Surround sound:TruSurround SRS audio (simulated surround)
VGA/SVGA input:0
Audio outputs:1 stereo analog (left/right) RCA
Audio inputs:4 stereo analog (left/right) RCA
Video outputs:1 (composite-video)
Video inputs:11
Headphone jack:No
Digital video input:1 (HDMI with HDCP content protection)
Component video:2
Composite video:4
Control port:1 (Control S)
Color temperature control:Yes (Trinitone settings)
Front AV jacks:Yes
Sound leveler system:Yes (StableSound)
Power supply:AC 120V, 60 Hz
Power consumption: In operation: about 280 watts; in standby: 1 watt
Energy Star compliant:Yes
Auto pedestal clamp:Yes
Optional accessories:TV Stand
Width:39.125 inches
Height:30.625 inches
Depth:25 inches
Weight:230 pounds