Sony VPL-CW276 vs Sony VPL-SW235

Sony VPL-CW276
Sony VPL-SW235

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Reasons For

7 Reasons For
2 ANSI lumens brighter projector brightness Edit
The Sony VPL-CW276 has a projector brightness of 5,200 ANSI lumens ANSI lumens, however the Sony VPL-SW235 is only a 3,000 ANSI lumens ANSI lumens brightness projector (2 ANSI lumens dimmer).
0.16" bigger matrix size Edit
The Sony VPL-CW276 has a matrix size of 0.75"", whereas the Sony VPL-SW235 is only a 0.59"" matrix size projector (0.16" smaller).
40% brighter colour light output Edit
The Sony VPL-CW276 is a 5,200 ANSI lumens ANSI lumens colour light output projector. That's 2 ANSI lumens brighter than the Sony VPL-SW235 (3,000 ANSI lumens ANSI lumens).
Brighter brightness in economy mode Edit
The Sony VPL-CW276 is a 4,200 ANSI lumens ANSI lumens brightness in economy mode projector. That's 3 ANSI lumens brighter than the Sony VPL-SW235 (1,700 ANSI lumens ANSI lumens).
Bigger lamp power Edit
The Sony VPL-CW276 has a lamp power of 280WW, but the Sony VPL-SW235 is only a 210WW lamp power projector (70W smaller).
Two HDMI ports Edit
The number of HDMI ports on the Sony VPL-CW276 is two, but the Sony VPL-SW235 only has one HDMI port.
4 shops are selling it
A greater number of shops increases the chances of the product remaining in stock and also increases the price competition amongst retailers for this projector.
5 Reasons For
3h longer lamp service life Edit
The Sony VPL-SW235 has a lamp service life of 6,000hh, however the Sony VPL-CW276 is only a 3,000hh lamp service life projector (3h shorter).
6W higher RMS rated power Edit
The Sony VPL-SW235 has an RMS rated power of 16WW, however the Sony VPL-CW276 is only a 10WW RMS rated power projector (6W lower).
A lot lighter Edit
Sony VPL-SW235 is 4.4kgg heavy, but the Sony VPL-CW276 is a 5.7kgg heavy projector (1.3g heavier).
41mm narrower Edit
The Sony VPL-SW235 is a 365mmmm wide projector, whereas the Sony VPL-CW276 is a 406mmmm wide projector (41mm wider).
Cheaper by $429
The Sony VPL-SW235 costs $969.95, whereas the Sony VPL-CW276 is $1,399.00.

Reasons Against

5 Reasons Against
3h shorter lamp service life Edit
The Sony VPL-CW276 has a lamp service life of 3,000hh, whereas the Sony VPL-SW235 is a 6,000hh lamp service life projector (3h longer).
6W lower RMS rated power Edit
The Sony VPL-CW276 has an RMS rated power of 10WW, whereas the Sony VPL-SW235 is a 16WW RMS rated power projector (6W higher).
23% heavier Edit
The Sony VPL-CW276 has a weight of 5.7kgg, however the Sony VPL-SW235 is a 4.4kgg heavy projector (1.3g lighter).
Wider Edit
Sony VPL-CW276 is 406mmmm wide, but the Sony VPL-SW235 is a 365mmmm wide projector (41mm narrower).
More expensive by $429
The Sony VPL-CW276 is $429.05 more expensive than the Sony VPL-SW235.
8 Reasons Against
2 ANSI lumens dimmer projector brightness Edit
Sony VPL-SW235 is only 3,000 ANSI lumens ANSI lumens brightness, but the Sony VPL-CW276 is a 5,200 ANSI lumens ANSI lumens brightness projector (2 ANSI lumens brighter).
0.16" smaller matrix size Edit
The Sony VPL-SW235 has a matrix size of 0.59"", however the Sony VPL-CW276 is a 0.75"" matrix size projector (0.16" bigger).
67% dimmer colour light output Edit
The Sony VPL-SW235 is a 3,000 ANSI lumens ANSI lumens colour light output projector. That's 2 ANSI lumens dimmer than the Sony VPL-CW276 (3,000 ANSI lumens ANSI lumens).
3 ANSI lumens dimmer brightness in economy mode Edit
The Sony VPL-SW235 is a 1,700 ANSI lumens ANSI lumens brightness in economy mode projector. That's 3 ANSI lumens dimmer than the Sony VPL-CW276 (1,700 ANSI lumens ANSI lumens).
70W smaller lamp power Edit
The Sony VPL-SW235 has a lamp power of 210WW, whereas the Sony VPL-CW276 is a 280WW lamp power projector (70W bigger).
Only one HDMI port Edit
The Sony VPL-SW235 is a one HDMI port projector, whereas the Sony VPL-CW276 only has two HDMI ports.
Not as many stockists
The Sony VPL-SW235 is only stocked by 1 store, however the Sony VPL-CW276 is stocked by 5 stores. Read more
Fewer numbers of shops reduces the chances of the product remaining in stock and also reduces the price competition amongst retailers for this projector.
Older by one year
The Sony VPL-SW235 is one year older than the Sony VPL-CW276.

Date Released

23 months Ago 35 months Ago

Projector

Contrast Ratio
 3000:1
 3000:1
Native Projector Resolution
 WXGA (1280x800)
 WXGA (1280x800)
Projector Brightness
5,200 ANSI lumens
BEST
3,000 ANSI lumens
Matrix Type
 3-panel (p-Si TFT active)
 3-panel (p-Si TFT active)
Horizontal Keystone Correction
+/- 20 Unknown - Click to provide data
Maximum Digital Resolution
 1600 x 1200
 1600 x 1200
BEST
Vertical Keystone Correction
+/- 30 +/- 10
Matrix Size
0.75"
BEST
0.59"
Minimum Vertical Synchronization
48kHz Unknown - Click to provide data
Maximum Horizontal Synchronization
92kHz Unknown - Click to provide data
Maximum Vertical Synchronization
92kHz Unknown - Click to provide data
Minimum Horizontal Synchronization
19kHz Unknown - Click to provide data
Colour Light Output
5,200 ANSI lumens
BEST
3,000 ANSI lumens
White Light Output
5,200 ANSI lumens Unknown - Click to provide data
Brightness in Economy Mode
4,200 ANSI lumens
BEST
1,700 ANSI lumens
Zoom Ratio
 1.45:1
BEST
 1.45:1
Supported Aspect Ratio
 16:10
 16:9
 4:3
 16:10
 16:9
 4:3
Compatible Screen Size
40 - 300 57 - 103
Projection Technology
 LCD
 LCD

Lamps

Lamp
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Service Life of Lamp in Economic Mode
4,000h
BEST
10,000h
Lamp Type
 UHP
 UHP
Lamp Power
280W
BEST
210W
Lamp Service Life
3,000h 6,000h
BEST

Lens System

Throw Ratio
 1.32 - 1.91:1
BEST
 1.32 - 1.91:1
Vertical Lens Shift Range
-5 - 5 Unknown - Click to provide data
Horizontal Lens Shift Range
-3 - 3 Unknown - Click to provide data
Focus Mode
 Manual
 Manual

Video

Graphics Resolution
 1600 x 1200 (UXGA)
 1280 x 800
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 1280 x 720 (HD 720)
 640 x 480 (VGA)
 1600 x 1200 (UXGA)
 1280 x 800
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 1280 x 720 (HD 720)
 640 x 480 (VGA)
BEST
Analog Signal Format System
 PAL
 PAL M
 PAL N
 SECAM
 NTSC
 PAL 60
 PAL 4.43
 NTSC 3.58
 NTSC 4.43
 PAL
 PAL M
 PAL N
 SECAM
 NTSC
 PAL 60
 PAL 4.43
 NTSC 3.58
 NTSC 4.43

Ports & Interfaces

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

Networking

Ethernet LAN Data Transfer Rate
 100
 10
 100
 10

Performance

Heat Dissipation
1,348BTU/h
BEST
1,075BTU/h
Horizontal Scan Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 14 - 93
Vertical Scan Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 47 - 93
On Screen Display Language
 DUT
 ARA
 GRE
 THA
 NOR
 RUS
 ENG
 FIN
 FRE
 DEU
 JPN
 POL
 POR
 ESP
 SWE
 TUR
 HUN
 KOR
 CHI (TR)
 CHI (SIMPL)
 PER
 VIE
 IND
 ITA
 DUT
 ARA
 GRE
 THA
 NOR
 RUS
 ENG
 FIN
 FRE
 DEU
 JPN
 POL
 POR
 ESP
 SWE
 TUR
 HUN
 KOR
 CHI (TR)
 CHI (SIMPL)
 PER
 VIE
 IND
 ITA
Other Supported Operating System
 Android
 iOS
 Android
 iOS

Multimedia

RMS Rated Power
10W 16W
BEST
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 0.5W
Typical Power Consumption
395W 251W
BEST
Power Consumption During PowerSave
Unknown - Click to provide data 219W
Maximum Power Consumption
Unknown - Click to provide data 315W
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

Operational Conditions

Relative Humidity Storage Range
20 - 80 20 - 80
Relative Humidity Operational Range
20 - 80 20 - 80
Storage Temperature Range
-10 - 60 -10 - 60
Operating Temperature Range
0 - 40 0 - 40

Weight & Dimensions

Weight
5.7kg 4.4kg
BEST
Height
113mm
BEST
138.7mm
Depth
330.5mm 310mm
BEST
Width
406mm 365mm
BEST

Packaging Content

Cable Included
 VGA
 AC
 VGA
 AC
BEST
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