Canon WX-520 vs Sony VPL-FH500L

Canon WX-520
Sony VPL-FH500L

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Reasons For

2 Reasons For
A lot lighter Edit
The Canon WX-520 has a weight of 5.9kgg, however the Sony VPL-FH500L is an 8kgg heavy projector (2.1g heavier).
Cheaper by $4,440
The Canon WX-520 costs $4,439.96 less than the Sony VPL-FH500L.
2 Reasons For
2 ANSI lumens brighter projector brightness Edit
The Sony VPL-FH500L has a projector brightness of 7,000 ANSI lumens ANSI lumens, however the Canon WX-520 is only a 5,200 ANSI lumens ANSI lumens brightness projector (2 ANSI lumens dimmer).
25W bigger lamp power Edit
The Sony VPL-FH500L has a lamp power of 275WW, but the Canon WX-520 is only a 250WW lamp power projector (25W smaller).

Reasons Against

3 Reasons Against
2 ANSI lumens dimmer projector brightness Edit
The Canon WX-520 has a projector brightness of 5,200 ANSI lumens ANSI lumens, however the Sony VPL-FH500L is a 7,000 ANSI lumens ANSI lumens brightness projector (2 ANSI lumens brighter).
25W smaller lamp power Edit
The Canon WX-520 has a lamp power of 250WW, but the Sony VPL-FH500L is a 275WW lamp power projector (25W bigger).
Older by seven months
The Canon WX-520 is seven months older than the Sony VPL-FH500L.
2 Reasons Against
A lot heavier Edit
The Sony VPL-FH500L has a weight of 8kgg, however the Canon WX-520 is a 5.9kgg heavy projector (2.1g lighter).
More expensive by $4,440
The Sony VPL-FH500L is $4,439.96 more expensive than the Canon WX-520.

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Date Released

41 months Ago 34 months Ago

Projector

Contrast Ratio
 2000:1
 2000:1
Native Projector Resolution
 WUXGA (1920x1200)
 WUXGA (1920x1200)
BEST
Projector Brightness
5,200 ANSI lumens 7,000 ANSI lumens
BEST
Matrix Type
 3-panel (p-Si TFT active)
 3-panel (p-Si TFT active)
Horizontal Keystone Correction
-20 - 20 Unknown - Click to provide data
Vertical Keystone Correction
-20 - 20 Unknown - Click to provide data
Matrix Size
0.7" Unknown - Click to provide data
Uniformity
90% Unknown - Click to provide data
Projection Distance
1.2 - 16.6 1.02 - 15.24
Supported Aspect Ratio
 16:10
 16:10
Compatible Screen Size
40 - 300 Unknown - Click to provide data
Projection Technology
 LCOS
 LCOS

Lamps

Lamp Type
 NSH
 NSH
Lamp Power
250W 275W
BEST
Lamp Service Life
Unknown - Click to provide data 4,000h

Lens System

Throw Ratio
 1.43 - 2.57:1
 1.43 - 2.57:1
Digital Zoom
12x Unknown - Click to provide data
Vertical Lens Shift Range
0 - 62 Unknown - Click to provide data
Focal Length Range
21.7 - 39 Unknown - Click to provide data
Focus Mode
 Manual
 Manual
Magnification
1.8x Unknown - Click to provide data

Video

Graphics Resolution
 1600 x 1200 (UXGA)
 1680 x 1050 (WSXGA+)
 1400 x 1050 (SXGA+)
 1280 x 1024 (SXGA)
 1440 x 900 (WXGA+)
 1440 x 900
 1360 x 768 (WXGA)
 1280 x 800 (WXGA)
 1280 x 800
 1280 x 768 (WXGA)
 1280 x 768
 1024 x 768 (XGA)
 800 x 600 (SVGA)
 640 x 480 (VGA)
BEST
 1600 x 1200 (UXGA)
 1680 x 1050 (WSXGA+)
 1400 x 1050 (SXGA+)
 1280 x 1024 (SXGA)
 1440 x 900 (WXGA+)
 1440 x 900
 1360 x 768 (WXGA)
 1280 x 800 (WXGA)
 1280 x 800
 1280 x 768 (WXGA)
 1280 x 768
 1024 x 768 (XGA)
 800 x 600 (SVGA)
 640 x 480 (VGA)
Analog Signal Format System
 PAL
 SECAM
 PAL
 SECAM

Ports & Interfaces

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

Networking

Ethernet LAN Data Transfer Rate
 1000
 100
 10
BEST
 1000
 100
 10

Performance

Noise Level
38dB Unknown - Click to provide data
Noise Level in Economy Mode
32dB Unknown - Click to provide data
Horizontal Scan Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 14 - 93
Vertical Scan Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 47 - 93

Multimedia

RMS Rated Power
5W Unknown - Click to provide data
Built-In Speaker
1 Unknown - Click to provide data

Design

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

Power

Power Source
 AC
 AC
Power Consumption On Standby
0.6W 0.3W
BEST
Typical Power Consumption
355W
BEST
400W
Power Consumption During PowerSave
285W Unknown - Click to provide data
AC Adapter Frequency
 50
 60
 50/60
 50
 60
 50/60
AC Adapter Input Voltage
100 - 240 Unknown - Click to provide data
AC Input Frequency
 50
 50/60
 60
 50
 50/60
 60
AC Input Voltage
 100 - 240
 100
 100 - 240
 100

Operational Conditions

Storage Temperature Range
-10 - 60 -20 - 60
Operating Temperature Range
0 - 40 0 - 40

Weight & Dimensions

Weight
5.9kg
BEST
8kg
Height
134mm 148mm
Depth
370mm 477mm
Width
337mm 390mm
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