Panasonic PT-CW240 vs Panasonic PT-CX301

Panasonic PT-CW240
Panasonic PT-CX301

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Reasons For

3 Reasons For
Bigger matrix size Edit
The Panasonic PT-CW240 is a 0.65"" matrix size projector. That's 0.1" bigger than the Panasonic PT-CX301 (0.55"").
10% quieter noise level in economy mode Edit
Panasonic PT-CW240 is 30dBdB noise level (in economic mode). That's 3dB quieter than the Panasonic PT-CX301 (33dBdB).
Lighter Edit
The Panasonic PT-CW240 is a 7.5kgg heavy projector. That's 0.3g lighter than the Panasonic PT-CX301 (7.8kgg).
4 Reasons For
1 ANSI lumens brighter projector brightness Edit
The Panasonic PT-CX301 has a projector brightness of 3,100 ANSI lumens ANSI lumens, however the Panasonic PT-CW240 is only a 2,600 ANSI lumens ANSI lumens brightness projector (1 ANSI lumens dimmer).
Bigger lamp power Edit
The Panasonic PT-CX301 has a lamp power of 280WW, but the Panasonic PT-CW240 is only a 240WW lamp power projector (40W smaller).
Cheaper by $315
The Panasonic PT-CX301 costs $314.95 less than the Panasonic PT-CW240.
1 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.

Reasons Against

4 Reasons Against
50% dimmer projector brightness Edit
The Panasonic PT-CW240 is a 2,600 ANSI lumens ANSI lumens brightness projector. That's 1 ANSI lumens dimmer than the Panasonic PT-CX301 (3,100 ANSI lumens ANSI lumens).
17% smaller lamp power Edit
The Panasonic PT-CW240 is a 240WW lamp power projector. That's 40W smaller than the Panasonic PT-CX301 (280WW).
$315 more expensive
The Panasonic PT-CW240 is more expensive than the Panasonic PT-CX301 by $314.95.
Fewer sellers
Only 1 seller sell the Panasonic PT-CW240, but 2 stores sell the Panasonic PT-CX301. Read more
The smaller the number of retailers that stock this projector, the lower the competition amongst retailers to keep prices low.
3 Reasons Against
0.1" smaller matrix size Edit
The Panasonic PT-CX301 has a matrix size of 0.55"", whereas the Panasonic PT-CW240 is a 0.65"" matrix size projector (0.1" bigger).
3dB louder noise level in economy mode Edit
The Panasonic PT-CX301 is a 33dBdB noise level (in economic mode) projector, whereas the Panasonic PT-CW240 is a 30dBdB noise level (in economic mode) projector (3dB quieter).
Slightly heavier Edit
The Panasonic PT-CX301 has a weight of 7.8kgg, however the Panasonic PT-CW240 is a 7.5kgg heavy projector (0.3g lighter).

Date Released

40 months Ago 40 months Ago

Projector

Contrast Ratio
 8000:1
 8000:1
Native Projector Resolution
 WXGA (1280x800)
BEST
 WXGA (1280x800)
Projector Brightness
2,600 ANSI lumens 3,100 ANSI lumens
BEST
Vertical Keystone Correction
-15 - 15 -15 - 15
Matrix Size
0.65"
BEST
0.55"
Uniformity
80% 80%
Number of Colours
16.7M 16.7M
Supported Aspect Ratio
 16:10
 16:9
 4:3
 16:10
 16:9
 4:3
Compatible Screen Size
70 - 100 60 - 90
Projection Technology
 DLP
 DLP
Supported Number of Colours Display
 16.78 million colours
 16.78 million colours

Lamps

Service Life of Lamp in Economic Mode
5,000h Unknown - Click to provide data
Lamp Type
 UHM
 UHM
Lamp Power
240W 280W
BEST
Lamp Service Life
Unknown - Click to provide data 4,000h

Lens System

Aperture Range
2.6 Unknown - Click to provide data
Focus Mode
 Manual
 Manual

Video

Graphics Resolution
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 1600 x 1200 (UXGA)
 1680 x 1050 (WSXGA+)
 1280 x 1024 (SXGA)
 1440 x 900 (WXGA+)
 1440 x 900
 1280 x 800 (WXGA)
 1280 x 800
 1152 x 870
 1280 x 720 (HD 720)
 720 x 576
 720 x 480
 640 x 480 (VGA)
BEST
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 1600 x 1200 (UXGA)
 1680 x 1050 (WSXGA+)
 1280 x 1024 (SXGA)
 1440 x 900 (WXGA+)
 1440 x 900
 1280 x 800 (WXGA)
 1280 x 800
 1152 x 870
 1280 x 720 (HD 720)
 720 x 576
 720 x 480
 640 x 480 (VGA)
Analog Signal Format System
 PAL
 PAL M
 PAL N
 SECAM
 NTSC
 NTSC 4.43
 PAL 60
 PAL
 PAL M
 PAL N
 SECAM
 NTSC
 NTSC 4.43
 PAL 60

Ports & Interfaces

RS-232 Port
1 1
S-Video Input
1 1
Component Video in Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Serial Interface Type
 RS-232
 RS-232
Audio Out Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Audio in Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Composite Video in Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
USB 2.0 Port
1 1
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Port
1 1
HDMI Port
1 1
VGA (D-Sub) Port
3 3
HDMI Port
 Full-size
 Full-size

Networking

Ethernet LAN Data Transfer Rate
 100
 10
BEST
 100
 10

Storage

Optical Disc Player
 Not included
 Not included

Performance

Noise Level
37dB 37dB
Noise Level in Economy Mode
30dB
BEST
33dB
Dot Clock Scanning Frequency
162MHz Unknown - Click to provide data
Horizontal Scan Range
15 - 100 Unknown - Click to provide data
Vertical Scan Range
24 - 120 Unknown - Click to provide data

Multimedia

RMS Rated Power
10W 10W
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
6W 0.5W
BEST
Typical Power Consumption
310W
BEST
340W
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

Operating Altitude
0 - 3000 Unknown - Click to provide data
Relative Humidity Operational Range
20 - 80 20 - 80
Operating Temperature Range
5 - 40 Unknown - Click to provide data

Weight & Dimensions

Weight
7.5kg
BEST
7.8kg
Height
250mm 250mm
Depth
367mm 367mm
Width
357mm 357mm

Packaging Content

Cable Included
 VGA
 USB
 AC
 VGA
 USB
 AC
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