Panasonic PT-DX100 vs Panasonic PT-RZ370

Panasonic PT-DX100
Panasonic PT-RZ370

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Reasons For

3 Reasons For
Bigger matrix size Edit
The Panasonic PT-DX100 is a 0.7" matrix size projector. That's 0.05" bigger than the Panasonic PT-RZ370 (0.65"").
One more RS-232 port Edit
The Panasonic PT-DX100 has two RS-232 ports, however the Panasonic PT-RZ370 only has one RS-232 port.
One more VGA (D-Sub) port Edit
The Panasonic PT-DX100 has two VGA (D-Sub) ports, however the Panasonic PT-RZ370 only has one VGA (D-Sub) port.
4 Reasons For
5dB quieter noise level Edit
The Panasonic PT-RZ370 has a noise level of 35dBdB, whereas the Panasonic PT-DX100 is a 40dB noise level projector (5dB louder). 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.

Quieter noise level in economy mode Edit
Panasonic PT-RZ370 is 29dBdB noise level (in economic mode). That's 6dB quieter than the Panasonic PT-DX100 (29dBdB).
Lighter Edit
The Panasonic PT-RZ370 is an 11kgg heavy projector. That's 18.3kg lighter than the Panasonic PT-DX100 (11kgg).
$4,100 cheaper
The Panasonic PT-RZ370 is $4,100 cheaper than the Panasonic PT-DX100.

Reasons Against

5 Reasons Against
Louder noise level Edit
The Panasonic PT-DX100 has a noise level of 40dB, but the Panasonic PT-RZ370 is a 35dBdB noise level projector (5dB 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.

18% louder noise level in economy mode Edit
The Panasonic PT-DX100 has a noise level in economy mode of 35dB. That's 6dB louder than the Panasonic PT-RZ370 (29dBdB).
Heavier Edit
Panasonic PT-DX100 is 18.3kg heavy. That's 18.3kg heavier than the Panasonic PT-RZ370 (11kgg).
$4,100 more expensive
The Panasonic PT-DX100 is more expensive than the Panasonic PT-RZ370 by $4,100.
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4 Reasons Against
8% smaller matrix size Edit
The Panasonic PT-RZ370 is a 0.65"" matrix size projector. That's 0.05" smaller than the Panasonic PT-DX100 (0.65"").
One less RS-232 port Edit
The number of RS-232 ports on the Panasonic PT-RZ370 is one, but the Panasonic PT-DX100 only has two RS-232 ports.
One less VGA (D-Sub) port Edit
The number of VGA (D-Sub) ports on the Panasonic PT-RZ370 is one, but the Panasonic PT-DX100 only has two VGA (D-Sub) ports.
Six months older
The Panasonic PT-RZ370 is older than the Panasonic PT-DX100 by six months.

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Date Released

40 months Ago 46 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on $ 252.10
Electricity cost - standby $ 16.89
Total running cost $ 268.99
Purchase price $ 7,499.00
Total cost of ownership $ 7,767.99
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Electricity cost - switched on $ -
Electricity cost - standby $ -
Total running cost $ -

Energy Efficiency Class

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Environmental Impact

1.7T
Running this projector over 5 years will generate 1.7 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
45
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
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Projector

Contrast Ratio
 10000:1
 10000:1
Native Projector Resolution
 1080p (1920x1080)
 1080p (1920x1080)
BEST
Projector Brightness
10,000 ANSI lumens 3,500 ANSI lumens
BEST
Vertical Keystone Correction
-40 - 40 -40 - 40
Matrix Size
0.7"
BEST
0.65"
Uniformity
Unknown - Click to provide data 90%
Zoom Ratio
 2.0:1
 2.0:1
BEST
Supported Aspect Ratio
 4:3
 16:9
 4:3
 16:9
Compatible Screen Size
50 - 600 40 - 300
Projection Technology
 DLP
 DLP

Lamps

Lamp
2 Unknown - Click to provide data
Lamp Type
 UHM
 UHM
Lamp Power
420W Unknown - Click to provide data

Lens System

Optical Zoom
Unknown - Click to provide data 2x
Throw Ratio
 1.8 - 2.5:1
 1.8 - 2.5:1
Offset
Unknown - Click to provide data 90%
Vertical Lens Shift Range
-50 - 50 -48 - 73
Horizontal Lens Shift Range
-10 - 10 -35 - 27
Aperture Range
1.7 - 1.9 2 - 3.4
Focal Length Range
25.6 - 35.7 21.5 - 43
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
2
BEST
1
S-Video Input
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Serial Interface Type
 RS-232
 RS-232
Audio Out Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Audio in Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Composite Video in Port
1 1
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Port
1 1
HDMI Port
1 1
VGA (D-Sub) Port
2
BEST
1

Storage

Optical Disc Player
 Not included
 Not included

Performance

Noise Level
40dB 35dB
BEST
Noise Level in Economy Mode
35dB 29dB
BEST
Dot Clock Scanning Frequency
Unknown - Click to provide data 162MHz
Horizontal Scan Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 27 - 100
Vertical Scan Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 24 - 120

Design

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

Power

Power Source
 AC
 AC
Power Consumption On Standby
3W
BEST
460W
Typical Power Consumption
1,030W 0.5W
BEST
Input Voltage
 12
 12
Power Consumption During PowerSave
Unknown - Click to provide data 200W
AC Adapter Frequency
 50
 60
 50/60
 50
 60
 50/60
AC Adapter Input Voltage
120 - 240 100 - 240
AC Input Frequency
 50
 50/60
 60
 50
 50/60
 60
AC Input Voltage
 120 - 240
 120
 100 - 240
 100
 120 - 240
 120
 100 - 240
 100

Operational Conditions

Relative Humidity Operational Range
10 - 80 20 - 80
Storage Temperature Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 20 - 80
Operating Temperature Range
0 - 45 0 - 45

Weight & Dimensions

Weight
18.3kg 11kg
BEST
Height
200mm 137mm
Depth
556mm 415mm
Width
498mm 455mm

Packaging Content

Cable Included
 AC
 AC
BEST
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