Sony 52″ BRAVIA® V-Series LCD Flat Panel HDTV

sony52v-seriesV-Series features: Full HD 1080p, BRAVIA Engine 2™ digital video processing, Advanced Contrast Enhancer circuit (ACE), 24p True Cinema capable, enhanced XMB™ user interface, BRAVIA Sync capable, piano black gloss color

This is HD done the Sony way. The beautiful KDL-52V4100 brings 1080p picture quality home with amazing, Sony-exclusive features like the XMB (Xross Media Bar®) with 3D graphics, DMex capability so you can add functionality to your TV, and technologies like ACE (Advanced Contrast Enhancer) and BRAVIA Engine 2™ for impeccable picture quality. Add to all this a sophisticated, piano black design, 24p capability so you can get the most out of the movies you watch on Blu-ray Disc™ and DVD media, four HDMI™ inputs along with three other HD-capable connections, and you have a TV that brings dreams to life.


16:9 Full HD 1080p

16:9 Full HD 1080p resolution panel (1920 x 1080) accepts any HDTV signal and renders them with optimum resolution.

Motionflow 60Hz technology

Motionflow 60Hz technology allows you to enjoy movies and prime-time TV (film-based content) with a clarity and resolution in motion that will spoil you. Sony’s Motionflow motion-compensation algorithm identifies film content and removes “judder”. That means you’ll get a clearer picture during sweeping pans with reduced visible jerking or stuttering.

DMeX™² functionality

DMeX™² functionality lets you expand your HDTV’s capabilities by connecting optional BRAVIA® Link Modules, such as the DMX-NV1 BRAVIA® Internet Video Link module (sold separately).

Enhanced Xross Media Bar™ (XMB™)

Enhanced Xross Media Bar™ (XMB™) makes it simple and intuitive to navigate the television’s menus, controls, and user settings.

TV Guide Interactive Program Guide

TV Guide Interactive Program Guide is integrated into Sony’s exclusive Xross Media Bar™ user interface to deliver continually updated program.

BRAVIA® Sync™ capability

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 using the TV’s remote and an on-screen display.

HDMI™ and PC connectivity

HDMI™ and PC connectivity transmit both uncompressed digital video and multi-channel digital audio on the same cable for maximum versatility. (4) HDMI™ inputs deliver up to 1080/60p input capable video content. Additionally, a PC input1(HD-15 pin) offers up to a 1920 x 1080p connection to your PC so you can use your HDTV as a computer monitor.

BRAVIA Engine™

BRAVIA Engine™ fully digital video processor significantly reduces noise, enhances overall image detail, and optimizes contrast.

Advanced Contrast Enhancer (ACE)

Advanced Contrast Enhancer circuit (ACE) dynamically controls the backlight improving contrast and resulting in deep blacks in dark without losing fine details in shadows and other dark areas of the picture.

24p True Cinema mode

24p True Cinema mode enables you to enjoy films at their intended 24 fps (frames per second) when viewed using a 24p capable output device, such as a Blu-ray Disc™ player.

S-Force® Front Surround enhancement

S-Force® Front Surround enhancement function generates realistic, virtual three-dimensional “surround sound” from the two speakers in the TV.

Favorites function

Favorites function features rich graphics capability that makes it easy and fun to quickly access video content.

Voice Zoom

Voice Zoom extracts the

VESA® compatible hole spacing

VESA® compatible hole spacing uses an industry-standard mounting hole pattern that can be used with VESA-compliant mounting brackets.



  • Video Signal : 480/60i, 480/60p, 720p, 1080/60i, 1080/24p (HDMI™ only), 1080/60p (HDMI™ / Component)

Weights and Measurements

  • Dimensions (Approx.) : 49.8 x 34.4 x 13.8 in (1262 x 871 x 347mm) with pedestal; 49.8 x 32.8 x 4.8 in (1262 x 829 x 119mm) without pedestal
  • Weight (Approx.) : 84 lbs. (38kg) with pedestal; 71 lbs. (32kg) without pedestal

Audio Features

  • Audio Mode : Dynamic, Standard, Custom
  • Auto Mute (on no signal) : Yes
  • Digital Amplifier : Yes
  • Dolby® : Dolby® Digital (AC3/ATSC only)
  • Sony Original Surround : S-Force®
  • SteadySound® Automatic Volume Control : Yes
  • Voice Zoom : Yes
  • 5.1 Channel Audio Out : Yes


  • Television Type : Flat Panel LCD HDTV


  • Power Management : Yes (for PC Input Only)
  • Power Requirements (voltage) : AC 120V

Video Features

  • 24p True Cinema™ Technology : Yes
  • 3D Comb Filter : Yes
  • 4:3 Default : Yes
  • Advanced Contrast Enhancer (ACE) : Yes
  • CineMotion® Reverse 3:2 Pulldown Technology : Yes
  • Game Mode : Yes
  • MPEG Noise Reduction : Yes
  • PhotoTV HD : Yes
  • Video Processing : Bravia Engine 2™ Technology
  • Motionflow™ Technology : Motionflow™ 60Hz

Service and Warranty Information

  • Limited Warranty Term : 1 Year Parts / 1 Year Labor

Convenience Features

  • BRAVIA® Sync™ : Yes
  • Channel Fix : Yes
  • Channel Jump : Yes
  • Channel Labels : Yes
  • Edit Channel Labels : Yes
  • Favorite Channel : Yes
  • HDMI™ CEC Menu Button : Yes
  • ID-1 Detection : Yes
  • Info Banner : Yes
  • Label Inputs : Yes (Auto)
  • Multiple Language Display : English, Spanish, French
  • On/Off Timer : Yes (On only)
  • PAP (Picture & Picture) : Yes (Fixed)
  • Parental Control : Yes
  • Power Save Mode : Picture Off, Yes
  • Swap Picture : Yes
  • Swap Sound : Yes
  • TV Guide On Screen : Yes
  • PIP (Picture in Picture) : PC Input

Regulation and Standard Compliance

  • ENERGY STAR® compliant : Yes
  • VESA® Hole Pitch : 300 x 300 mm, M6 Screw Type, 16mm Screw Length
  • VESA® Hole Spacing Compatible : Yes


  • Dynamic Contrast Ratio : 25,000:1
  • Viewing Angle (Right/Left) : 178°
  • Viewing Angle (Up/Down) : 178°
  • Screen Size (measured diagonally) : 52″

Display Features

  • Display Technology : LCD (178° wide viewing angle LCD display panels)

Inputs and Outputs

  • AC Power Input : 1 (Rear)
  • Analog Audio Input(s) (Total) : 6 (5 Rear/1 Side)
  • Audio Out (Variable/Fixed) : 1 (Rear)
  • Component Video (Y/Pb/Pr ) Input(s) : 2 (Rear)
  • Composite Video Input(s) : 3 (1 Side/2 Rear)
  • Digital Audio Output(s) : 1 (Rear) Optical Digital Output
  • HDMI™ Connection(s) (Total) : 4 (3 Rear/1 Side)
  • HDMI™ PC Input Format Support : Yes
  • PC Input Format Support : Yes (see manual for exact formats)
  • RF Connection Input(s) : 1 (Rear)
  • S-Video Input(s) : 1 (Rear)
  • PC In (D-Sub) + Audio In (Stereo Mini) : 1 (Rear)

General Features

  • Auto CC on Mute : Yes
  • DMeX™ support : Yes