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Sony VPL-SX536
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Sony VPL-SX536 Projector

2500:1 XGA (1024x768) 28dB 3,000 ANSI Lumens Feb 2013
Contrast Ratio Native Projector Resolution Noise Level Projector Brightness Release Date
The VPL-SX536 XGA projector is an ideal choice for ultra-close projection applications in the corporate and educational markets. This projector offers: The model has a low brightness mode which... More
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9 Reasons For

Sony Has Good Reviews for Its Projectors

We calculated the average ratings for all Sony multimedia projectors and also specifically for Sony 2500:1 contrast ratio data projectors and found that in both cases Sony had good ratings compared to other brands.

Has a Built-In Speaker

The VPL-SX536 has a built-in speaker, as do most of the other multimedia projectors of this spec and age.

We compared all the other multimedia projectors with a built-in speaker to this projector and we think the Vivitek D795WT which has better reviews; or the Vivitek D791ST which is cheaper are also worth considering.

We compared this projector to all the other multimedia projectors with a built-in speaker and we think the Sony VPL-SW536 is also worth considering.

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Two S-Video Inputs

The VPL-SX536 has more S-Video inputs than most of the 2500:1 contrast ratio data projectors that have been around for a similar time to the VPL-SX536. This multimedia projector is a two S-Video input projector compared to most of the 2500:1 contrast ratio data projectors that were released more than two years ago which only have one S-Video input.

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Two Composite Video in Ports

The Sony VPL-SX536 is a two composite video in port projector. Most of the other 2500:1 contrast ratio data projectors that have been around for around the same time as the VPL-SX536 only have one composite video in port.

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Very High RMS Rated Power

The lowest RMS rated power of projectors of a comparable spec and age to the VPL-SX536 is 1W, the highest is 16W, and the average RMS rated power is 5W. With an RMS rated power of 16 Watts, the Sony VPL-SX536 has a very high RMS rated power compared to most of the other comparable spec projectors that are a similar age to the VPL-SX536.

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WXGA (1280x800) Native Resolution

The native resolution of this projector is WXGA (1280x800), which is typical of many projectors of a similar spec and age to it.

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Very Quiet Noise Level

At only 28 decibels, the Sony VPL-SX536 has a quite quiet noise level compared to most of the other 2500:1 contrast ratio data projectors that have been available for more than two years. The average noise level of 2500:1 contrast ratio data projectors that were launched around the same time as the VPL-SX536 is 33dB, and the noise levels range from 24dB to 51dB.

Multimedia projectors with a louder noise level that might be worth looking at include the Sony VPL-SW536 (35dB).

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Quite Bright Brightness in Economy Mode

2500:1 contrast ratio data projectors that have been on the market for a similar time to the VPL-SX536 have brightness in economy mode of between 1,500 ANSI lumens and 5,600 ANSI lumens. The VPL-SX536 has one of the brighter brightness in economy mode (2,000 ANSI lumens) amongst projectors of this age.

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10 Mbit/s Ethernet LAN Data Transfer Rate

This projector has a 10|100 Mbit/s ethernet LAN data transfer rate, which is typical of many projectors that have been around for a similar time to it.

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3 Reasons Against

Does Not Support Full HD Projection

The Sony VPL-SX536 does not support Full HD projection, although keep in mind that most of the other projectors that were launched more than two years ago also do not support Full HD projection.

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Does Not Support 3D Image Projection

The Sony VPL-SX536 does not support 3D image projection, although it is worth noting that most of the other data projectors that have been around for a comparable time to the VPL-SX536 also do not support 3D image projection.

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Does Not Support WiFi Connectivity

Like most of the other data projectors of a similar age and type to the VPL-SX536, the VPL-SX536 does not support WiFi connectivity.

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3 Other reasons to consider the Sony VPL-SX536

Released Over Three Years Ago

It was over three years ago when Sony released the VPL-SX536.

Average Projector Brightness

The VPL-SX536 has a fairly typical projector brightness (3,000 ANSI lumens) compared to most of the other 2500:1 contrast ratio data projectors that were launched more than two years ago.

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XGA (1024x768) Native Projector Resolution

This data projector has a native projector resolution of XGA (1024x768), which is typical of many 2500:1 contrast ratio data projectors that have been on the market for more than two years.

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Specification

Projector
Contrast Ratio
Native Projector Resolution
Projector Brightness
Vertical Keystone Correction
Matrix Size
Brightness in Economy Mode
Horizontal Resolution
Zoom Capability
Zoom Ratio
Supported Aspect Ratio
Compatible Screen Size
Native Aspect Ratio
Native Resolution
Projection Technology
Lamps
Lamp
Service Life of Lamp in Economic Mode
Lamp Type
Lamp Power
Lamp Service Life
Lens System
Throw Ratio
Digital Zoom
Vertical Lens Shift Range
Horizontal Lens Shift Range
Focus Mode
Video
3D Image Projection
Full HD Projection
Analog Signal Format System
Ports & Interfaces
RS-232 Port
DVI Port
S-Video Input
Component Video in Port
CardBus PCMCIA Slot Type
Composite Video in Port
USB Connector Type
USB 2.0 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
Noise Level
Horizontal Scan Range
Vertical Scan Range
On Screen Display Language
Multimedia
RMS Rated Power
Built-In Speaker
Design
Form Factor
Colour
Product Type
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
Battery
Battery Technology
Battery Type
Operational Conditions
Relative Humidity Storage Range
Relative Humidity Operational Range
Storage Temperature Range
Operating Temperature Range
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Packaging Content
Cable Included
Other Features
Connectivity

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Running Cost

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Electricity cost when switched on $76.21
Electricity cost when on standby
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Total running cost over 5 years $76.21
Running costs for this projector have been estimated based on other similar projectors. If you know how much electricity and water the Sony VPL-SX536uses then please let us know by entering those figures in the boxes above.
0.49T
Running this projector over 5 years will generate 0.49 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
13
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant 13 tree seedlings and grow them for 10 years.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers vplsx536, vplsx536a, vplsx536m, sony p166057, sony p166057p, sony vplsx536, sony vplsx536m
Barcodes 00027242280052, 00027242861084, 00272422800524, 00272428610844, 04053162599352, 04905524909289, 05013493230361
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