Epson PowerLite W16SK vs Panasonic PT-VW535

Epson PowerLite W16SK
Panasonic PT-VW535

Top Prices

Overstock
PC Rush
Delivery unknown
In stock
MacMall
Delivery unknown
In stock
Factory Outlet Store
In stock
MacMall
Delivery unknown
In stock
PC Rush
Delivery unknown
In stock

Reasons For

3 Reasons For
One more USB 2.0 port Edit
The number of USB 2.0 ports on the Epson PowerLite W16SK is two, but the Panasonic PT-VW535 only has one USB 2.0 port.
One more built-in speaker Edit
The Epson PowerLite W16SK has two built-in speakers, however the Panasonic PT-VW535 only has one built-in speaker.
Narrower Edit
Epson PowerLite W16SK is 325mmmm wide, but the Panasonic PT-VW535 is a 389mmmm wide projector (64mm wider).
9 Reasons For
2 ANSI lumens brighter projector brightness Edit
The Panasonic PT-VW535 has a projector brightness of 5,000 ANSI lumens ANSI lumens, however the Epson PowerLite W16SK is only a 3,000 ANSI lumens ANSI lumens brightness projector (2 ANSI lumens dimmer).
70W bigger lamp power Edit
The Panasonic PT-VW535 has a lamp power of 270WW, but the Epson PowerLite W16SK is only a 200WW lamp power projector (70W smaller).
Five more audio in ports Edit
The number of audio in ports on the Panasonic PT-VW535 is six, but the Epson PowerLite W16SK only has one audio in port.
Two HDMI ports Edit
The number of HDMI ports on the Panasonic PT-VW535 is two, but the Epson PowerLite W16SK only has one HDMI port.
Quieter noise level Edit
The Panasonic PT-VW535 is a 37dBdB noise level projector. That's 2dB quieter than the Epson PowerLite W16SK (37dBdB). 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.

3dB quieter noise level in economy mode Edit
The Panasonic PT-VW535 is a 29dBdB noise level (in economic mode) projector, whereas the Epson PowerLite W16SK is a 32dBdB noise level (in economic mode) projector (3dB louder).
Vastly lighter Edit
The Panasonic PT-VW535 has a weight of 4.9kgg, however the Epson PowerLite W16SK is a 7.9kgg heavy projector (3g heavier).
Cheaper by $250
The Panasonic PT-VW535 costs $250.21 less than the Epson PowerLite W16SK.
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

10 Reasons Against
2 ANSI lumens dimmer projector brightness Edit
The Epson PowerLite W16SK has a projector brightness of 3,000 ANSI lumens ANSI lumens, however the Panasonic PT-VW535 is a 5,000 ANSI lumens ANSI lumens brightness projector (2 ANSI lumens brighter).
70W smaller lamp power Edit
The Epson PowerLite W16SK has a lamp power of 200WW, but the Panasonic PT-VW535 is a 270WW lamp power projector (70W bigger).
Five less audio in ports Edit
The number of audio in ports on the Epson PowerLite W16SK is one, but the Panasonic PT-VW535 only has six audio in ports.
Only one HDMI port Edit
The number of HDMI ports on the Epson PowerLite W16SK is one, but the Panasonic PT-VW535 only has two HDMI ports.
Louder noise level Edit
The Epson PowerLite W16SK is a 39dBdB noise level projector. That's 2dB louder than the Panasonic PT-VW535 (37dBdB). 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.

3dB louder noise level in economy mode Edit
The Epson PowerLite W16SK is a 32dBdB noise level (in economic mode) projector, whereas the Panasonic PT-VW535 is a 29dBdB noise level (in economic mode) projector (3dB quieter).
A lot heavier Edit
The Epson PowerLite W16SK has a weight of 7.9kgg, however the Panasonic PT-VW535 is a 4.9kgg heavy projector (3g lighter).
More expensive by $250
The Epson PowerLite W16SK is $250.21 more expensive than the Panasonic PT-VW535.
Less retailers
The Epson PowerLite W16SK is only stocked by 3 retailers, whereas the Panasonic PT-VW535 is stocked by 4 stores. 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 over one year
The Epson PowerLite W16SK is 19 months older than the Panasonic PT-VW535.
3 Reasons Against
One less USB 2.0 port Edit
The number of USB 2.0 ports on the Panasonic PT-VW535 is one, but the Epson PowerLite W16SK only has two USB 2.0 ports.
One less built-in speaker Edit
The Panasonic PT-VW535 has one built-in speaker, however the Epson PowerLite W16SK only has two built-in speakers.
Wider Edit
Panasonic PT-VW535 is 389mmmm wide, but the Epson PowerLite W16SK is a 325mmmm wide projector (64mm narrower).

Awards

1 Award
projectorreviews.com: Hot Product
No awards found

Average Expert Rating

No reviews found

Date Released

48 months Ago 29 months Ago

Projector

Contrast Ratio
 5000:1
 5000:1
Native Projector Resolution
 WXGA (1280x800)
 WXGA (1280x800)
Projector Brightness
3,000 ANSI lumens 5,000 ANSI lumens
BEST
Matrix Type
 3-panel (p-Si TFT active)
 3-panel (p-Si TFT active)
Horizontal Keystone Correction
Unknown - Click to provide data 35
Vertical Keystone Correction
Unknown - Click to provide data 35
Colour Light Output
3,000 ANSI lumens Unknown - Click to provide data
White Light Output
3,000 ANSI lumens Unknown - Click to provide data
Number of Colours
1.07M Unknown - Click to provide data
Zoom Ratio
 1.2:1
BEST
 1.2:1
Projection Distance
2.03 - 3.81 Unknown - Click to provide data
Supported Aspect Ratio
 16:10
 16:10
Compatible Screen Size
Unknown - Click to provide data 30 - 300
Projection Technology
 LCD
 LCD
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
5,000h Unknown - Click to provide data
Lamp Type
 E-TORL
 E-TORL
Lamp Power
200W 270W
BEST
Lamp Service Life
4,000h Unknown - Click to provide data

Lens System

Digital Zoom
1.2x Unknown - Click to provide data
Aperture Range
1.58 - 1.72 1.60 - 1.90
Focal Length Range
16.9 - 20.3 15.31 - 24.64
Focus Mode
 Manual
 Manual

Video

Graphics Resolution
 1600 x 1200 (UXGA)
 1680 x 1050 (WSXGA+)
 1400 x 1050 (SXGA+)
 1600 x 900
 1280 x 1024 (SXGA)
 1440 x 900 (WXGA+)
 1440 x 900
 1280 x 960
 1360 x 768 (WXGA)
 1152 x 864 (XGA+)
 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+)
 1600 x 900
 1280 x 1024 (SXGA)
 1440 x 900 (WXGA+)
 1440 x 900
 1280 x 960
 1360 x 768 (WXGA)
 1152 x 864 (XGA+)
 1024 x 768 (XGA)
 800 x 600 (SVGA)
 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
3D Format
 Side by side
 Top and bottom
 Frame packing
 Side by side
 Top and bottom
 Frame packing

Ports & Interfaces

RS-232 Port
1 1
S-Video Input
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Serial Interface Type
 RS-232
 RS-232
Audio Out Port
1 1
Audio in Port
1 6
BEST
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
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
HDMI Port
1 2
BEST
VGA (D-Sub) Port
2 2

Networking

Ethernet LAN Data Transfer Rate
 100
 10
 100
 10
BEST

Performance

Noise Level
39dB 37dB
BEST
Noise Level in Economy Mode
32dB 29dB
BEST

Multimedia

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

Design

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

Power

Power Source
 AC
 AC
Power Consumption On Standby
3.2W Unknown - Click to provide data
Typical Power Consumption
289W Unknown - Click to provide data
Power Consumption During PowerSave
237W Unknown - Click to provide data
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
Unknown - Click to provide data 1200 - 2700
Relative Humidity Operational Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 20 - 80
Operating Temperature Range
5 - 35 0 - 40

Weight & Dimensions

Weight
7.9kg 4.9kg
BEST
Height
78mm 125mm
BEST
Depth
243mm
BEST
332mm
Width
325mm
BEST
389mm

Packaging Content

Remote Control Type
 IR
 IR
Cable Included
 USB
BEST
 USB
Feedback