Hitachi CP-AW3003 vs Panasonic PT-VZ570

Hitachi CP-AW3003
Panasonic PT-VZ570

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Reasons For

5 Reasons For
Three VGA (D-Sub) ports Edit
The Hitachi CP-AW3003 is a three VGA (D-Sub) port projector, whereas the Panasonic PT-VZ570 only has one VGA (D-Sub) port.
3% quieter noise level Edit
The Hitachi CP-AW3003 is a 36dBdB noise level projector. That's 1dB quieter than the Panasonic PT-VZ570 (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.

A lot higher RMS rated power Edit
The Hitachi CP-AW3003 has an RMS rated power of 16WW, whereas the Panasonic PT-VZ570 is only a 10WW RMS rated power projector (6W lower).
14% lighter Edit
The Hitachi CP-AW3003 has a weight of 4.3kgg, however the Panasonic PT-VZ570 is a 4.9kgg heavy projector (0.6g heavier).
Cheaper by $508
The Hitachi CP-AW3003 costs $508 less than the Panasonic PT-VZ570.
5 Reasons For
25% brighter projector brightness Edit
The Panasonic PT-VZ570 has a projector brightness of 4,500 ANSI lumens ANSI lumens, however the Hitachi CP-AW3003 is only a 3,300 ANSI lumens ANSI lumens brightness projector (1 ANSI lumens dimmer).
50% brighter brightness in economy mode Edit
The Panasonic PT-VZ570 is a 4,500 ANSI lumens ANSI lumens brightness in economy mode projector. That's 2 ANSI lumens brighter than the Hitachi CP-AW3003 (4,500 ANSI lumens ANSI lumens).
Marginally bigger lamp power Edit
The Panasonic PT-VZ570 has a lamp power of 270WW, but the Hitachi CP-AW3003 is only a 250WW lamp power projector (20W smaller).
Two more audio in ports Edit
The number of audio in ports on the Panasonic PT-VZ570 is three, but the Hitachi CP-AW3003 only has one audio in port.
1 shops are selling it
A greater number of sellers increases the chances of the product remaining in stock and also increases the price competition amongst retailers for this projector.

Reasons Against

6 Reasons Against
A lot dimmer projector brightness Edit
The Hitachi CP-AW3003 has a projector brightness of 3,300 ANSI lumens ANSI lumens, however the Panasonic PT-VZ570 is a 4,500 ANSI lumens ANSI lumens brightness projector (1 ANSI lumens brighter).
2 ANSI lumens dimmer brightness in economy mode Edit
The Hitachi CP-AW3003 is a 2,200 ANSI lumens ANSI lumens brightness in economy mode projector. That's 2 ANSI lumens dimmer than the Panasonic PT-VZ570 (4,500 ANSI lumens ANSI lumens).
Moderately smaller lamp power Edit
The Hitachi CP-AW3003 has a lamp power of 250WW, but the Panasonic PT-VZ570 is a 270WW lamp power projector (20W bigger).
Two less audio in ports Edit
The number of audio in ports on the Hitachi CP-AW3003 is one, but the Panasonic PT-VZ570 only has three audio in ports.
Less retailers
The Hitachi CP-AW3003 is only stocked by 1 store, whereas the Panasonic PT-VZ570 is stocked by 2 shops. Read more
Fewer numbers of sellers reduces the price competition amongst retailers for the product and also reduces the chances of this projector remaining in stock.
Older by five months
The Hitachi CP-AW3003 is five months older than the Panasonic PT-VZ570.
5 Reasons Against
Only one VGA (D-Sub) port Edit
The Panasonic PT-VZ570 is a one VGA (D-Sub) port projector, whereas the Hitachi CP-AW3003 only has three VGA (D-Sub) ports.
3% louder noise level Edit
The Panasonic PT-VZ570 is a 37dBdB noise level projector. That's 1dB louder than the Hitachi CP-AW3003 (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.

Significantly lower RMS rated power Edit
The Panasonic PT-VZ570 has an RMS rated power of 10WW, whereas the Hitachi CP-AW3003 is a 16WW RMS rated power projector (6W higher).
13% heavier Edit
The Panasonic PT-VZ570 has a weight of 4.9kgg, however the Hitachi CP-AW3003 is a 4.3kgg heavy projector (0.6g lighter).
More expensive by $508
The Panasonic PT-VZ570 is $508 more expensive than the Hitachi CP-AW3003.

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Date Released

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Projector

Contrast Ratio
 5000:1
 5000:1
Native Projector Resolution
 WUXGA (1920x1200)
 WUXGA (1920x1200)
BEST
Projector Brightness
3,300 ANSI lumens 4,500 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 30
Vertical Keystone Correction
Unknown - Click to provide data 25
Matrix Size
0.59" Unknown - Click to provide data
Uniformity
Unknown - Click to provide data 85%
Brightness in Economy Mode
2,200 ANSI lumens 4,500 ANSI lumens
BEST
Number of Colours
16.7M Unknown - Click to provide data
Zoom Ratio
 1.8:1
 1.8:1
BEST
Supported Aspect Ratio
 16:10
 16:9
 4:3
 16:10
 16:9
 4:3
Compatible Screen Size
60 - 100 30 - 300
Projection Technology
 LCD
 LCD
Supported Number of Colours Display
 16.78 million colours
 16.78 million colours

Lamps

Service Life of Lamp in Economic Mode
6,000h Unknown - Click to provide data
Lamp Type
 UHM
 UHM
Lamp Power
250W 270W
BEST
Lamp Service Life
4,000h Unknown - Click to provide data

Lens System

Focus Mode
 Manual
 Manual

Video

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
Headphone Output
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Audio Out Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Audio in Port
1 3
BEST
Composite Video in Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
USB 2.0 Port
3 Unknown - Click to provide data
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Port
1 1
HDMI Port
2 2
VGA (D-Sub) Port
3
BEST
1

Networking

Ethernet LAN Data Transfer Rate
 100
 10
 100
 10
BEST

Performance

Noise Level
36dB
BEST
37dB
Noise Level in Economy Mode
29dB 29dB

Multimedia

RMS Rated Power
16W
BEST
10W
Built-In Speaker
Unknown - Click to provide data 1

Design

Form Factor
 Desktop
 Portable
 Desktop
 Portable
Colour
 White
 White
Product Type
 Desktop projector
 Portable projector
 Desktop projector
 Portable projector

Display

Display Type
 LCD
 LCD

Power

Power Source
 AC
 AC
Power Consumption On Standby
0.3W Unknown - Click to provide data
Typical Power Consumption
350W 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 Storage Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 20 - 80
Relative Humidity Operational Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 20 - 80
Storage Temperature Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 0 - 30
Operating Temperature Range
0 - 40 0 - 40

Certificates

Certification
UL/C-UL, FCC, AS/NZS CISPR22, CE, ROHS, GOST-R Unknown - Click to provide data

Weight & Dimensions

Weight
4.3kg
BEST
4.9kg
Height
136mm 125mm
Depth
360mm 332mm
Width
377mm 389mm

Packaging Content

Bundled Software
LiveViewer for Win (ver.6.21), LiveViewer for Mac (ver. 1.02.1024), Projector Management Application (ver.7.18), Projector Control Application (ver.4.13), Projector Image Tool (ver.3.2), Projector Messenger Tool (ver.1.5) Unknown - Click to provide data
Remote Control Type
 IR
 IR
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