Sony VPL-CH355 vs Sony VPL-CH370

Sony VPL-CH370

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Reasons For

4 Reasons For
Longer service life of lamp in economic mode Edit
The Sony VPL-CH355 is a 5,000hh service life of lamp in economic mode projector. That's 2h longer than the Sony VPL-CH370 (3,500hh).
1h longer lamp service life Edit
The Sony VPL-CH355 is a 4,000hh lamp service life projector. That's 1h longer than the Sony VPL-CH370 (3,000hh).
Two more VGA (D-Sub) ports Edit
The Sony VPL-CH355 is a three VGA (D-Sub) port projector, whereas the Sony VPL-CH370 only has one VGA (D-Sub) port.
$100 cheaper
The Sony VPL-CH355 costs $100 less than the Sony VPL-CH370.
3 Reasons For
Brighter projector brightness Edit
Sony VPL-CH370 is 5,000 ANSI lumens ANSI lumens brightness. That's 1 ANSI lumens brighter than the Sony VPL-CH355 (5,000 ANSI lumens ANSI lumens).
30W bigger lamp power Edit
The Sony VPL-CH370 is a 280WW lamp power projector. That's 30W bigger than the Sony VPL-CH355 (280WW).
Available from 2 shops
The more stores stock this projector, the greater competition amongst stores to keep prices low.

Reasons Against

4 Reasons Against
25% dimmer projector brightness Edit
The Sony VPL-CH355 has a projector brightness of 4,000 ANSI lumens ANSI lumens. That's 1 ANSI lumens dimmer than the Sony VPL-CH370 (5,000 ANSI lumens ANSI lumens).
Smaller lamp power Edit
The Sony VPL-CH355 is a 250WW lamp power projector. That's 30W smaller than the Sony VPL-CH370 (280WW).
Less retailers
Only 1 seller sell the Sony VPL-CH355, whereas 3 shops sell the Sony VPL-CH370. Read more
Smaller numbers of stores reduces the price competition amongst retailers for this projector and also reduces the chances of the product remaining in stock.
Five months older
The Sony VPL-CH355 is older than the Sony VPL-CH370 by five months.
4 Reasons Against
Shorter service life of lamp in economic mode Edit
The Sony VPL-CH370 is a 3,500hh service life of lamp in economic mode projector. That's 2h shorter than the Sony VPL-CH355 (3,500hh).
Shorter lamp service life Edit
The Sony VPL-CH370 is a 3,000hh lamp service life projector. That's 1h shorter than the Sony VPL-CH355 (3,000hh).
Two less VGA (D-Sub) ports Edit
The Sony VPL-CH370 has one VGA (D-Sub) port, however the Sony VPL-CH355 only has three VGA (D-Sub) ports.
$100 more expensive
The Sony VPL-CH370 is more expensive than the Sony VPL-CH355 by $100.

Date Released

29 months Ago 24 months Ago

Projector

Contrast Ratio
 2500:1
 2500:1
Native Projector Resolution
 WUXGA (1920x1200)
 WUXGA (1920x1200)
Projector Brightness
4,000 ANSI lumens 5,000 ANSI lumens
BEST
Horizontal Keystone Correction
-20 - 20 -20 - 20
Vertical Keystone Correction
-30 - 30 -30 - 30
Minimum Vertical Synchronization
Unknown - Click to provide data 48kHz
Maximum Horizontal Synchronization
Unknown - Click to provide data 92kHz
Maximum Vertical Synchronization
Unknown - Click to provide data 92kHz
Minimum Horizontal Synchronization
Unknown - Click to provide data 19kHz
Brightness in Economy Mode
2,600 ANSI lumens Unknown - Click to provide data
Zoom Ratio
 1.5:1
BEST
 1.5:1
Projection Distance
1.02 - 7.62 1.02 - 7.62
Supported Aspect Ratio
 16:10
 16:10
Compatible Screen Size
40 - 300 40 - 300
Projection Technology
 LCD
 LCD

Lamps

Service Life of Lamp in Economic Mode
5,000h
BEST
3,500h
Lamp Power
250W 280W
BEST
Lamp Service Life
4,000h
BEST
3,000h

Lens System

Throw Ratio
 1.5:1 - 2.2:1
 1.5:1 - 2.2:1
BEST
Vertical Lens Shift Range
-5 - 5 -5 - 5
Horizontal Lens Shift Range
-4 - 4 -4 - 4
Focus Mode
 Manual
 Manual

Video

Graphics Resolution
 1920 x 1200 (WUXGA)
 1920 x 1200 (WUXGA)
BEST
Analog Signal Format System
 PAL
 PAL M
 PAL N
 SECAM
 NTSC
 NTSC 3.58
 NTSC 4.43
 PAL 4.43
 PAL
 PAL M
 PAL N
 SECAM
 NTSC
 NTSC 3.58
 NTSC 4.43
 PAL 4.43

Ports & Interfaces

RS-232 Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
S-Video Input
1 1
Headphone Output
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Audio in Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Composite Video in Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
USB 2.0 Port
2 2
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Port
1 1
HDMI Port
1 1
VGA (D-Sub) Port
3
BEST
1

Performance

Noise Level
Unknown - Click to provide data 38dB
Noise Level in Economy Mode
29dB Unknown - Click to provide data
Heat Dissipation
1,204BTU/h Unknown - Click to provide data
Horizontal Scan Range
19 - 92 Unknown - Click to provide data
Vertical Scan Range
48 - 92 Unknown - Click to provide data
On Screen Display Language
 DUT
 ARA
 GRE
 THA
 NOR
 RUS
 ENG
 FIN
 FRE
 DEU
 ITA
 JPN
 POL
 POR
 ESP
 SWE
 TUR
 HUN
 KOR
 CHI (TR)
 CHI (SIMPL)
 VIE
 IND
 DUT
 ARA
 GRE
 THA
 NOR
 RUS
 ENG
 FIN
 FRE
 DEU
 ITA
 JPN
 POL
 POR
 ESP
 SWE
 TUR
 HUN
 KOR
 CHI (TR)
 CHI (SIMPL)
 VIE
 IND

Multimedia

RMS Rated Power
12W 12W
Built-In Speaker
1 1

Design

Form Factor
 Desktop
 Desktop
Colour
 White
 White
Product Type
 Desktop projector
 Desktop projector

Power

Power Source
 AC
 AC
Power Consumption On Standby
0.5W 0.3W
BEST
Typical Power Consumption
272W
BEST
315W
Power Consumption During PowerSave
254W Unknown - Click to provide data
Maximum Power Consumption
353W 388W
AC Adapter Frequency
 50
 60
 50/60
 50
 60
 50/60
AC Adapter Input Voltage
100 - 240 100 - 240
AC Input Frequency
 50
 50/60
 60
 50
 50/60
 60
AC Input Voltage
 100 - 240
 100
 100 - 240
 100
Power Consumption (network Standby)
6.3 Unknown - Click to provide data

Operational Conditions

Relative Humidity Storage Range
20 - 80 Unknown - Click to provide data
Relative Humidity Operational Range
20 - 80 35 - 85
Storage Temperature Range
-20 - 60 -20 - 60
Operating Temperature Range
0 - 40 0 - 35

Certificates

Certification
Unknown - Click to provide data UL60950, cUL (CSA 60950), FCC Class B, IC Class B, DEMKO (EN60950), CE (LVD / EMC), C-Tick, Dentori, VCCI B

Weight & Dimensions

Weight
5.7kg 5.7kg
Height
113mm 113mm
Depth
330.5mm 330.5mm
Width
406mm 406mm

Packaging Content

Cable Included
 AC
 AC
BEST
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