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Sony VPL-CW276
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Sony VPLCW276KIT Projector

3000:1 WXGA (1280x800) 5,200 ANSI Lumens 1600 X 1200 (UXGA) Jan 2015
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8 Reasons For

Good Brand

We checked the user and expert reviews of hundreds of multimedia projectors to determine an average rating for each multimedia projector manufacturer. On average projectors from Sony have good reviews from users and experts.

Has a Built-In Speaker

The Sony VPL-CW276 has a built-in speaker, as do most of the other multimedia projectors of a comparable age and spec to the VPL-CW276.

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Quite Bright Projector Brightness

At 5,200 ANSI lumens, the VPL-CW276 has a fairly bright projector brightness compared to most of the other multimedia projectors of this type and age. 3000:1 contrast ratio projectors that have been around for a similar time to the VPL-CW276 have projector brightness of between 2,500 ANSI lumens and 6,000 ANSI lumens, and the average projector brightness is 3,900 ANSI lumens.

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1600 X 1200 (UXGA) Graphics Resolution

The Sony VPL-CW276 supports a maximum resolution of 1600 x 1200 (UXGA). That's over six times the resolution of a 640 x 480 (VGA) data projector, which is the most frequently found resolution supported by multimedia projectors of this type and age. In addition, this multimedia projector supports a graphics resolution of 1280 x 800. The worst resolution of all projectors that were released one year ago is 640 x 480 (VGA) and the best is 4096 x 2160.

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Very Big Matrix Size

The smallest matrix size of comparable spec multimedia projectors that came out around the same time as the VPL-CW276 is 0.55", the biggest is 0.75", and the average matrix size is 0.63". When compared to other similar spec projectors that have been around for around the same time as the VPL-CW276, the VPL-CW276's matrix size of 0.75 inches is one of the biggest.

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Very Bright Colour Light Output

When compared to other projectors that are a similar age to the VPL-CW276, the Sony VPL-CW276's colour light output of 5,200 ANSI lumens is one of the brightest. The dimmest colour light output of multimedia projectors of a comparable age and spec to the VPL-CW276 is 1,800 ANSI lumens and the brightest is 5,200 ANSI lumens.

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Very Bright White Light Output

Similar spec projectors that were released more than a year ago have white light outputs of between 1,800 ANSI lumens and 5,200 ANSI lumens. When compared to other projectors that were launched around the same time as the VPL-CW276 that we have checked the white light output of, the VPL-CW276's white light output of 5,200 ANSI lumens is one of the brightest.

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10 Mbit/s Ethernet LAN Data Transfer Rate

This data projector has a 10|100 Mbit/s ethernet LAN data transfer rate, which is the most frequently found ethernet LAN data transfer rate on projectors of a similar age and spec to it.

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6 Reasons Against

Does Not Support 3D Image Projection

The VPL-CW276 does not support 3D image projection, although this is within the context that most of the other data projectors of this type and age also do not support 3D image projection.

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Does Not Support Full HD Projection

The VPL-CW276 does not support Full HD projection. Most of the other multimedia projectors that have been available for a comparable time to the VPL-CW276 also do not support Full HD projection.

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Does Not Support WiFi Connectivity

Like most of the other 3000:1 contrast ratio projectors that were released around the same time as the VPL-CW276, the VPL-CW276 does not support WiFi connectivity.

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Very Short Service Life of Lamp in Economic Mode

The service life of lamp in economic mode of data projectors of a comparable spec and age to the VPL-CW276 range from 2,500h to 10,000h. The VPL-CW276 has one of the shorter service life of lamp in economic mode (only 4,000 hours) amongst 3000:1 contrast ratio projectors of this age.

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Quite Short Lamp Service Life

Across all the data projectors that are a comparable age to the VPL-CW276 the lamp service lives range from 2,000h to 6,000h. The VPL-CW276 has one of the shorter lamp service lives (only 3,000 hours) amongst 3000:1 contrast ratio projectors of this age.

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Very Low RMS Rated Power

With an RMS rated power of only 10 Watts, the VPL-CW276 has one of the lower RMS rated power amongst 3000:1 contrast ratio projectors of this age. The lowest RMS rated power of projectors of a comparable age and type to the VPL-CW276 is 10W and the highest is 20W.

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2 Other reasons to consider the Sony VPL-CW276

Released Over a Year Ago

It was over a year ago when this 3000:1 contrast ratio data projector was released.

WXGA (1280x800) Native Projector Resolution

The VPL-CW276 has a maximum resolution of WXGA (1280x800). That's 30% more resolution than the most frequently found native projector resolution of XGA (1024x768).

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Specification

Projector
Contrast Ratio
Native Projector Resolution
Projector Brightness
Matrix Type
Horizontal Keystone Correction
Vertical Keystone Correction
Matrix Size
Minimum Vertical Synchronization
Maximum Horizontal Synchronization
Maximum Vertical Synchronization
Minimum Horizontal Synchronization
Colour Light Output
White Light Output
Brightness in Economy Mode
Zoom Capability
Zoom Ratio
Supported Aspect Ratio
Compatible Screen Size
Native Aspect Ratio
Projection Technology
Lamps
Lamp
Service Life of Lamp in Economic Mode
Lamp Power
Lamp Service Life
Lens System
Throw Ratio
Vertical Lens Shift Range
Horizontal Lens Shift Range
Focus Mode
Video
3D Image Projection
Graphics Resolution
Full HD Projection
Video Mode
Analog Signal Format System
Ports & Interfaces
RS-232 Port
DVI Port
Audio in Port
Composite Video in Port
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Port
HDMI Port
VGA (D-Sub) Port
Networking
WiFi Connectivity
Ethernet LAN Data Transfer Rate
Storage
Integrated Card Reader
Performance
Heat Dissipation
On Screen Display Language
Multimedia
RMS Rated Power
Built-In Speaker
Design
Form Factor
Colour
Product Type
Display
Built-In Display
Power
Power Source
Power Consumption On Standby
Typical Power Consumption
Input Frequency
Input Voltage
AC Adapter Frequency
AC Adapter Input Voltage
AC Input Frequency
AC Input Voltage
Operational Conditions
Relative Humidity Storage Range
Relative Humidity Operational Range
Storage Temperature Range
Operating Temperature Range
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Packaging Content

Running Cost

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Show running costs over: years
Electricity cost when switched on $97.96
Electricity cost when on standby $2.85
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Annual electricity price inflation %
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Water price $per litre
Annual water price inflation %
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Total running cost over 5 years $100.81
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0.65T
Running this projector over 5 years will generate 0.65 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
17
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant 17 tree seedlings and grow them for 10 years.

Product Identifiers

Barcodes 00027242884366, 04053162812215, 04905524989496

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