Optoma TW610STI+ vs Sony VPL-SW235

Optoma TW610STI+
Sony VPL-SW235

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Reasons For

6 Reasons For
Bigger matrix size Edit
The Optoma TW610STI+ is a 0.65"" matrix size projector. That's 0.06" bigger than the Sony VPL-SW235 (0.59"").
Bigger lamp power Edit
The Optoma TW610STI+ is a 230WW lamp power projector. That's 20W bigger than the Sony VPL-SW235 (210WW).
Three USB 2.0 ports Edit
The Optoma TW610STI+ is a three USB 2.0 port projector, whereas the Sony VPL-SW235 only has two USB 2.0 ports.
Two built-in speakers Edit
The number of built-in speakers on the Optoma TW610STI+ is two, but the Sony VPL-SW235 only has one built-in speaker.
42% lighter Edit
Optoma TW610STI+ is 3.1kgg heavy. That's 1.3g lighter than the Sony VPL-SW235 (4.4kgg).
$252 cheaper
The Optoma TW610STI+ costs $717.99, whereas the Sony VPL-SW235 is $969.95.
2 Reasons For
A lot longer lamp service life Edit
The Sony VPL-SW235 has a lamp service life of 6,000hh, but the Optoma TW610STI+ is only a 3,000hh lamp service life projector (3h shorter).
A lot higher RMS rated power Edit
The Sony VPL-SW235 has an RMS rated power of 16WW, but the Optoma TW610STI+ is only a 10WW RMS rated power projector (6W lower).

Reasons Against

3 Reasons Against
Significantly shorter lamp service life Edit
The Optoma TW610STI+ is a 3,000hh lamp service life projector. That's 3h shorter than the Sony VPL-SW235 (6,000hh).
Lower RMS rated power Edit
The Optoma TW610STI+ is a 10WW RMS rated power projector. That's 6W lower than the Sony VPL-SW235 (16WW).
Over one year older
The Optoma TW610STI+ is older than the Sony VPL-SW235 by 14 months.
6 Reasons Against
Smaller matrix size Edit
The Sony VPL-SW235 has a matrix size of 0.59"", but the Optoma TW610STI+ is a 0.65"" matrix size projector (0.06" bigger).
A little smaller lamp power Edit
The Sony VPL-SW235 has a lamp power of 210WW, however the Optoma TW610STI+ is a 230WW lamp power projector (20W bigger).
One less USB 2.0 port Edit
The Sony VPL-SW235 has two USB 2.0 ports, however the Optoma TW610STI+ only has three USB 2.0 ports.
One less built-in speaker Edit
The Sony VPL-SW235 is a one built-in speaker projector, whereas the Optoma TW610STI+ only has two built-in speakers.
1.3g heavier Edit
The Sony VPL-SW235 is a 4.4kgg heavy projector, whereas the Optoma TW610STI+ is a 3.1kgg heavy projector (1.3g lighter).
More expensive by $252
The Sony VPL-SW235 is $251.96 more expensive than the Optoma TW610STI+.

Date Released

49 months Ago 35 months Ago

Projector

Contrast Ratio
 3000:1
 3000:1
Native Projector Resolution
 WXGA (1280x800)
 WXGA (1280x800)
Projector Brightness
3,200 ANSI lumens
BEST
3,000 ANSI lumens
Matrix Type
 DMD
 DMD
Maximum Digital Resolution
 1600 x 1200
 1600 x 1200
BEST
Vertical Keystone Correction
-40 - 40 +/- 10
Matrix Size
0.65"
BEST
0.59"
Uniformity
85% Unknown - Click to provide data
Colour Light Output
Unknown - Click to provide data 3,000 ANSI lumens
Brightness in Economy Mode
Unknown - Click to provide data 1,700 ANSI lumens
Number of Colours
1,070M Unknown - Click to provide data
Projection Distance
0.5 - 2.5 Unknown - Click to provide data
Supported Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 4:3
 16:10
 16:9
 4:3
 16:10
Compatible Screen Size
Unknown - Click to provide data 57 - 103
Projection Technology
 DLP
 DLP
Supported Number of Colours Display
 1.073 billion colours
 1.073 billion colours

Lamps

Lamp
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Service Life of Lamp in Economic Mode
Unknown - Click to provide data 10,000h
Lamp Type
 P-VIP
 P-VIP
Lamp Power
230W
BEST
210W
Lamp Service Life
3,000h 6,000h
BEST

Lens System

Throw Ratio
 0.46:1
 0.46:1
Offset
112% Unknown - Click to provide data
Focus Mode
 Manual
 Manual

Video

Graphics Resolution
 1600 x 1200 (UXGA)
 1400 x 1050 (SXGA+)
 1280 x 1024 (SXGA)
 1280 x 768 (WXGA)
 1280 x 768
 1024 x 768 (XGA)
 800 x 600 (SVGA)
 640 x 480 (VGA)
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 1280 x 720 (HD 720)
 1600 x 1200 (UXGA)
 1400 x 1050 (SXGA+)
 1280 x 1024 (SXGA)
 1280 x 768 (WXGA)
 1280 x 768
 1024 x 768 (XGA)
 800 x 600 (SVGA)
 640 x 480 (VGA)
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 1280 x 720 (HD 720)
BEST
Analog Signal Format System
 PAL
 SECAM
 NTSC
 PAL M
 PAL N
 NTSC 3.58
 NTSC 4.43
 PAL
 SECAM
 NTSC
 PAL M
 PAL N
 NTSC 3.58
 NTSC 4.43
3D Format
 Frame Sequential
 Frame Sequential

Ports & Interfaces

RS-232 Port
1 1
S-Video Input
1 1
Headphone Output
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
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
3
BEST
2
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
BEST

Storage

Optical Disc Player
 Not included
 Not included

Performance

Noise Level
31dB Unknown - Click to provide data
Noise Level in Economy Mode
29dB Unknown - Click to provide data
Heat Dissipation
Unknown - Click to provide data 1,075BTU/h
Horizontal Scan Range
15.3 - 91.1 14 - 93
Vertical Scan Range
24 - 85 47 - 93
On Screen Display Language
 DUT
 ARA
 GRE
 THA
 NOR
 RUS
 ENG
 FRE
 DEU
 ITA
 JPN
 POL
 POR
 ESP
 SWE
 TUR
 HUN
 KOR
 CHI (TR)
 CHI (SIMPL)
 VIE
 IND
 DUT
 ARA
 GRE
 THA
 NOR
 RUS
 ENG
 FRE
 DEU
 ITA
 JPN
 POL
 POR
 ESP
 SWE
 TUR
 HUN
 KOR
 CHI (TR)
 CHI (SIMPL)
 VIE
 IND
Other Supported Operating System
 Android
 iOS
 Android
 iOS

Multimedia

RMS Rated Power
10W 16W
BEST
Built-In Speaker
2
BEST
1

Design

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

Power

Power Source
 AC
 AC
Power Consumption On Standby
1W 0.5W
BEST
Typical Power Consumption
325W 251W
BEST
Power Consumption in Economy Mode
250W Unknown - Click to provide data
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
Unknown - Click to provide data 20 - 80
Relative Humidity Operational Range
0 - 85 20 - 80
Storage Temperature Range
Unknown - Click to provide data -10 - 60
Operating Temperature Range
5 - 40 0 - 40

Weight & Dimensions

Weight
3.1kg
BEST
4.4kg
Height
114mm 138.7mm
Depth
243mm 310mm
Width
306mm 365mm

Packaging Content

Remote Control Type
 IR
 IR
Cable Included
 VGA
 AC
 VGA
 AC
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