Panasonic PT-CW240 vs Panasonic PT-CW331

Panasonic PT-CW240
Panasonic PT-CW331

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Reasons For

4 Reasons For
1h longer service life of lamp in economic mode Edit
The Panasonic PT-CW240 has a service life of lamp in economic mode of 5,000hh, whereas the Panasonic PT-CW331 is only a 4,000hh service life of lamp in economic mode projector (1h shorter).
Slightly quieter noise level in economy mode Edit
The Panasonic PT-CW240 has a noise level in economy mode of 30dBdB, however the Panasonic PT-CW331 is a 33dBdB noise level (in economic mode) projector (3dB louder).
0.3g lighter Edit
Panasonic PT-CW240 is 7.5kgg heavy, but the Panasonic PT-CW331 is a 7.8kgg heavy projector (0.3g heavier).
Cheaper by $544
The Panasonic PT-CW240 costs $1,093.95, whereas the Panasonic PT-CW331 is $1,637.95.
2 Reasons For
34% brighter projector brightness Edit
Panasonic PT-CW331 is 3,100 ANSI lumens ANSI lumens brightness. That's 1 ANSI lumens brighter than the Panasonic PT-CW240 (3,100 ANSI lumens ANSI lumens).
40W bigger lamp power Edit
The Panasonic PT-CW331 is a 280WW lamp power projector. That's 40W bigger than the Panasonic PT-CW240 (280WW).

Reasons Against

2 Reasons Against
A lot dimmer projector brightness Edit
Panasonic PT-CW240 is only 2,600 ANSI lumens ANSI lumens brightness, but the Panasonic PT-CW331 is a 3,100 ANSI lumens ANSI lumens brightness projector (1 ANSI lumens brighter).
40W smaller lamp power Edit
The Panasonic PT-CW240 has a lamp power of 240WW, whereas the Panasonic PT-CW331 is a 280WW lamp power projector (40W bigger).
4 Reasons Against
1h shorter service life of lamp in economic mode Edit
The Panasonic PT-CW331 is a 4,000hh service life of lamp in economic mode projector. That's 1h shorter than the Panasonic PT-CW240 (4,000hh).
10% louder noise level in economy mode Edit
The Panasonic PT-CW331 has a noise level in economy mode of 33dBdB. That's 3dB louder than the Panasonic PT-CW240 (33dBdB).
Heavier Edit
Panasonic PT-CW331 is 7.8kgg heavy. That's 0.3g heavier than the Panasonic PT-CW240 (7.8kgg).
$544 more expensive
The Panasonic PT-CW331 is more expensive than the Panasonic PT-CW240 by $544.

Date Released

40 months Ago 40 months Ago

Projector

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

Lamps

Lamp
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Service Life of Lamp in Economic Mode
5,000h
BEST
4,000h
Lamp Type
 UHM
 UHM
Lamp Power
240W 280W
BEST

Lens System

Aperture Range
2.6 2.6
Focal Length Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 5.27
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)
 1400 x 1050 (SXGA+)
 1366 х 768
 832 x 624
 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)
 1400 x 1050 (SXGA+)
 1366 х 768
 832 x 624
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
Headphone Output
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Composite Video in Port
1 1
USB 2.0 Port
1 1
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Port
1 1
HDMI Port
1 1
VGA (D-Sub) Port
3 3

Networking

Ethernet LAN Data Transfer Rate
 100
 10
 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 162MHz
Horizontal Scan Range
15 - 100 15 - 100
Vertical Scan Range
24 - 120 24 - 120

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 6W
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 0 - 3000
Relative Humidity Operational Range
20 - 80 20 - 80
Operating Temperature Range
5 - 40 5 - 40

Weight & Dimensions

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

Packaging Content

Cable Included
 VGA
 USB
 VGA
 USB
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