Epson 4770W vs Sony VPL-VW350ES

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Epson 4770W
Sony VPL-VW350ES

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Reasons For

6 Reasons For
80% brighter projector brightness Edit
The Epson 4770W is a 5,000 ANSI lumens ANSI lumens brightness projector. That's 4 ANSI lumens brighter than the Sony VPL-VW350ES (1,500 ANSI lumens ANSI lumens).
18% bigger lamp power Edit
The Epson 4770W is a 280WW lamp power projector. That's 50W bigger than the Sony VPL-VW350ES (230WW).
Two USB 2.0 ports Edit
The Epson 4770W has two USB 2.0 ports, however the Sony VPL-VW350ES only has one USB 2.0 port.
Narrower Edit
The Epson 4770W has a width of 472mmmm. That's 24mm narrower than the Sony VPL-VW350ES (496mmmm).
$6,568 cheaper
The Epson 4770W is $6,568.01 cheaper than the Sony VPL-VW350ES.
Available from 3 shops
A greater number of retailers increases the price competition amongst retailers for this projector and also increases the chances of the product remaining in stock.
1 Reason For
Quieter noise level Edit
The Sony VPL-VW350ES is a 26dBdB noise level projector. That's 12dB quieter than the Epson 4770W (26dBdB). Read more

The noise level of the projector is the amount of noise that the projector makes (caused by the cooling fan inside the projector) when it is running.

A lower noise level means that the projector will be quieter when it is running. This means that you will be able to appreciate the quieter parts of films better without the background noise of the projector running.

Reasons Against

1 Reason Against
12dB louder noise level Edit
The Epson 4770W has a noise level of 38dBdB, whereas the Sony VPL-VW350ES is a 26dBdB noise level projector (12dB quieter). Read more

The noise level of the projector is the amount of noise that the projector makes (caused by the cooling fan inside the projector) when it is running.

A lower noise level means that the projector will be quieter when it is running. This means that you will be able to appreciate the quieter parts of films better without the background noise of the projector running.

7 Reasons Against
Vastly dimmer projector brightness Edit
The Sony VPL-VW350ES has a projector brightness of 1,500 ANSI lumens ANSI lumens, however the Epson 4770W is a 5,000 ANSI lumens ANSI lumens brightness projector (4 ANSI lumens brighter).
Smaller lamp power Edit
The Sony VPL-VW350ES has a lamp power of 230WW, but the Epson 4770W is a 280WW lamp power projector (50W bigger).
One less USB 2.0 port Edit
The number of USB 2.0 ports on the Sony VPL-VW350ES is one, but the Epson 4770W only has two USB 2.0 ports.
Moderately wider Edit
Sony VPL-VW350ES is 496mmmm wide, but the Epson 4770W is a 472mmmm wide projector (24mm narrower).
More expensive by $6,568
The Sony VPL-VW350ES is $6,568.01 more expensive than the Epson 4770W.
Less retailers
The Sony VPL-VW350ES is only stocked by 1 retailer, whereas the Epson 4770W is stocked by 4 retailers. Read more
Fewer numbers of shops reduces the price competition amongst retailers for the product and also reduces the chances of this projector remaining in stock.
Older by two months
The Sony VPL-VW350ES is two months older than the Epson 4770W.

Awards

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Date Released

20 months Ago 22 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on $ 100.28
Electricity cost - standby $ 24.25
Total running cost $ 124.53
Purchase price $ 1,930.99
Total cost of ownership $ 2,055.52
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Electricity cost - switched on $ -
Electricity cost - standby $ -
Total running cost $ -

Energy Efficiency Class

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Environmental Impact

0.81T
Running this projector over 5 years will generate 0.81 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
21
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
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Projector

Native Projector Resolution
 DCI 4K (4096 x 2160)
 DCI 4K (4096 x 2160)
BEST
Projector Brightness
5,000 ANSI lumens
BEST
1,500 ANSI lumens
Matrix Type
 3-panel (p-Si TFT active)
 3-panel (p-Si TFT active)
Horizontal Keystone Correction
-30 - 30 Unknown - Click to provide data
Vertical Keystone Correction
-30 - 30 Unknown - Click to provide data
Uniformity
90% Unknown - Click to provide data
Colour Light Output
5,000 ANSI lumens Unknown - Click to provide data
White Light Output
5,000 ANSI lumens Unknown - Click to provide data
Number of Colours
1,070M Unknown - Click to provide data
Zoom Ratio
 1.2:1
BEST
 1.2:1
Supported Aspect Ratio
 16:10
 4:3
 16:10
 4:3
Compatible Screen Size
30 - 300 60 - 300
Projection Technology
 LCD
 LCD
Supported Number of Colours Display
 1.073 billion colours
 1.073 billion colours

Lamps

Lamp
1 1
Service Life of Lamp in Economic Mode
5,000h Unknown - Click to provide data
Lamp Type
 UHE
 UHE
Lamp Power
280W
BEST
230W
Lamp Service Life
4,000h Unknown - Click to provide data

Lens System

Vertical Lens Shift Range
-70 - 70 Unknown - Click to provide data
Horizontal Lens Shift Range
-38 - 38 Unknown - Click to provide data
Aperture Range
1.5 - 2.14 Unknown - Click to provide data
Focal Length Range
16.72 - 33.47 Unknown - Click to provide data
Focus Mode
 Manual
 Manual

Video

Graphics Resolution
 1400 x 1050 (SXGA+)
 1280 x 1024 (SXGA)
 800 x 600 (SVGA)
 640 x 480 (VGA)
 4096 x 2160
 3840 x 2160
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 1280 x 720 (HD 720)
 1400 x 1050 (SXGA+)
 1280 x 1024 (SXGA)
 800 x 600 (SVGA)
 640 x 480 (VGA)
 4096 x 2160
 3840 x 2160
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 1280 x 720 (HD 720)
BEST
Analog Signal Format System
 PAL
 NTSC
 SECAM
 PAL
 NTSC
 SECAM

Ports & Interfaces

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

Networking

Ethernet LAN Data Transfer Rate
 100
 10
 100
 10

Performance

Noise Level
38dB 26dB
BEST
Noise Level in Economy Mode
32dB Unknown - Click to provide data
Dot Clock Scanning Frequency
162MHz Unknown - Click to provide data
Horizontal Scan Range
15 - 92 Unknown - Click to provide data
Vertical Scan Range
50 - 85 Unknown - Click to provide data

Design

Cable Lock Slot Type
 Kensington
 Kensington
Form Factor
 Desktop
 Desktop
Colour
 White
 Black
 White
 Black
Product Type
 Desktop projector
 Desktop projector

Power

Power Source
 AC
 AC
Power Consumption On Standby
4.3W 0.3W
BEST
Typical Power Consumption
409W 340W
BEST
Power Consumption in Economy Mode
311W Unknown - Click to provide data
Power Consumption During PowerSave
0.41W Unknown - Click to provide data
Maximum Power Consumption
409W Unknown - Click to provide data
AC Adapter Frequency
 60
 56/60
 50
 50/60
 60
 56/60
 50
 50/60
AC Adapter Input Voltage
100 - 240 100 - 240
Voltage Tolerance
10% Unknown - Click to provide data
AC Input Frequency
 56/60
 60
 50
 50/60
 56/60
 60
 50
 50/60
AC Input Voltage
 100 - 240
 100
 100 - 240
 100

Operational Conditions

Operating Temperature Range
0 - 45 Unknown - Click to provide data

Weight & Dimensions

Weight
6.5kg Unknown - Click to provide data
Height
134mm
BEST
202mm
Depth
320mm
BEST
464mm
Width
472mm
BEST
496mm

Packaging Content

Remote Control Type
 IR
 IR
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