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Infocus IN3136a vs Sony VPL-FHZ700L

Infocus IN3136a vs Sony VPL-FHZ700L

Infocus IN3136a
Sony VPL-FHZ700L

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Reasons For

4 Reasons For
3D Edit
The Infocus IN3136a supports 3D, whereas the Sony VPL-FHZ700L does not support 3D. Read more

3D compatible projectors are able to display 3D content. Most projectors will require you to wear special glasses in order to view the 3D effect.

A 3D projector allows you to view the huge range of 3D films and content that is now available.

Built-in speaker(s) Edit
The Infocus IN3136a has a built-in speaker(s), however the Sony VPL-FHZ700L does not have a built-in speaker(s). Read more

A projector with built in speakers is able to play sound as well as display images.

Built in speakers mean that you don't need a separate amplifier to play sound with the projector image.

$5,151 cheaper
The Infocus IN3136a costs $949.00, whereas the Sony VPL-FHZ700L is $6,099.99.
$16.09 cheaper to run
The Infocus IN3136a only costs $88.36 to run over five years whereas the Sony VPL-FHZ700L costs $104.45 to run (18% more). Read more
5 Reasons For
Brighter projector brightness Edit
The Sony VPL-FHZ700L has a projector brightness of 7,000 ANSI lumens. That's 2,500 ANSI lumens brighter than the Infocus IN3136a (7,000 ANSI lumens).
Full HD Edit
The Sony VPL-FHZ700L supports full HD, whereas the Infocus IN3136a does not support full HD. Read more

Full HD projectors can display full HD content such as films and HD TV.

Full HD projectors can display full HD content such as films and HD TV.

DVI port Edit
The Sony VPL-FHZ700L has a DVI port, however the Infocus IN3136a does not have a DVI port.
13% quieter noise level Edit
The Sony VPL-FHZ700L has a noise level of 33dB, however the Infocus IN3136a is a 37dB noise level projector (4dB 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.

Available from 2 shops
A greater number of stores increases the chances of this projector remaining in stock and also increases the price competition amongst retailers for the product.

Reasons Against

5 Reasons Against
Dimmer projector brightness Edit
Infocus IN3136a is only 4,500 ANSI lumens brightness. That's 2,500 ANSI lumens dimmer than the Sony VPL-FHZ700L (7,000 ANSI lumens).
Does not support full HD Edit
The Infocus IN3136a does not support full HD, but the Sony VPL-FHZ700L supports full HD. Read more

Full HD projectors can display full HD content such as films and HD TV.

Full HD projectors can display full HD content such as films and HD TV.

Does not have a DVI port Edit
The Infocus IN3136a does not have a DVI port, whereas the Sony VPL-FHZ700L does.
Louder noise level Edit
The Infocus IN3136a has a noise level of 37dB, but the Sony VPL-FHZ700L is a 33dB noise level projector (4dB 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.

Not as many stockists
Only 1 shop sell the Infocus IN3136a, however 3 stores sell the Sony VPL-FHZ700L. Read more
Smaller numbers of stores reduces the chances of this projector remaining in stock and also reduces the price competition amongst retailers for the product.
4 Reasons Against
Does not have a built-in speaker(s) Edit
The Sony VPL-FHZ700L does not have a built-in speaker(s), however the Infocus IN3136a has a built-in speaker(s). Read more

A projector with built in speakers is able to play sound as well as display images.

Built in speakers mean that you don't need a separate amplifier to play sound with the projector image.

$5,151 more expensive
The Sony VPL-FHZ700L is more expensive than the Infocus IN3136a by $5,150.99.
Three months older
The Sony VPL-FHZ700L is older than the Infocus IN3136a by three months.
More expensive to run over five years by 18%
The running costs over five years of the Sony VPL-FHZ700L are $104.45 which is $16.09 more than the Infocus IN3136a. Show assumptions.

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Date Released

32 months Ago 35 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on $ 85.47
Electricity cost - standby $ 2.89
Total running cost $ 88.36
Purchase price $ 949.00
Total cost of ownership $ 1,037.36
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Electricity cost - switched on $ 101.56
Electricity cost - standby $ 2.89
Total running cost $ 104.45
Purchase price $ 6,099.99
Total cost of ownership $ 6,204.44
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Energy Efficiency Class

No data No data

Environmental Impact

0.56T
Running this projector over 5 years will generate 0.56 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
14
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.66T
Running this projector over 5 years will generate 0.66 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
17
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Projector

Contrast Ratio (typical)
 8000:1
 8000:1
Projector Native Resolution
 WUXGA (1920x1200)
 WUXGA (1920x1200)
BEST
Projector Brightness
4,500 ANSI lumens 7,000 ANSI lumens
BEST
Keystone Correction, Horizontal
Unknown - Click to provide data -30 - 30
Keystone Correction, Vertical
-40 - 40 -30 - 30
Matrix Size
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.95"
Vertical Synchronization (min)
Unknown - Click to provide data 47kHz
Horizontal Synchronization (max)
Unknown - Click to provide data 93kHz
Vertical Synchronization (max)
Unknown - Click to provide data 93kHz
Horizontal Synchronization (min)
Unknown - Click to provide data 14kHz
Projector Brightness (economic Mode)
4,000 ANSI lumens Unknown - Click to provide data
Zoom Ratio
 1.5:1
BEST
 1.5:1
Projection Distance
1.2 - 10 Unknown - Click to provide data
Supported Aspect Ratios
 16:10
 16:9
 16:10
 16:9
Screen Size Compatibility
25.7 - 299 40 - 600
Native Aspect Ratio
 16:10
 16:10
Projection Technology
 DLP
 DLP

Lamps

Lamp
Unknown - Click to provide data 1lamp(s)
Service Life of Lamp (economic Mode)
4,000h Unknown - Click to provide data
Lamp Type
 Laser diode
 Laser diode
Service Life of Lamp
3,000h Unknown - Click to provide data

Lens System

Optical Zoom
1.5x Unknown - Click to provide data
Throw Ratio
 1.45 - 2.17:1
 1.45 - 2.17:1
Offset
15% Unknown - Click to provide data
Focus
 Manual
 Manual

Video

3D
 3D
BEST
 3D
Full HD
 Full HD
 Full HD
BEST
Analog Signal Format System
 PAL
 PAL B
 PAL G
 PAL H
 PAL I
 PAL M
 PAL N
 SECAM
 NTSC
 NTSC 4.43
 PAL 60
 NTSC 3.58
 PAL
 PAL B
 PAL G
 PAL H
 PAL I
 PAL M
 PAL N
 SECAM
 NTSC
 NTSC 4.43
 PAL 60
 NTSC 3.58

Ports & Interfaces

RS-232 Port
1 1
BNC Input Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
DVI Port
 DVI port
 DVI port
BEST
S-Video Inputs
1 1
Component Video (YPbPr/YCbCr) in
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
PC in (D-Sub)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 PC in (D-Sub)
Headphone Outputs
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Audio (L,R) in
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Composite Video in
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
USB Connector Type
 Mini-USB B
 Mini-USB B
USB 2.0 Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Port
1 1
HDMI Port
2
BEST
1
VGA (D-Sub) Port
3
BEST
2
HDMI Connector Type
 Full-size
 Full-size
AC (power) in
Unknown - Click to provide data
 AC (power) in

Networking

Wi-Fi
 Wi-Fi
 Wi-Fi
Bluetooth
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Bluetooth
Ethernet LAN Data Rates
 100
 10
 100
 10
BEST
Ethernet LAN
 Ethernet LAN
 Ethernet LAN

Storage

Optical Disc Player Type
 Not included
 Not included
Card Reader Integrated
 Card reader integrated
 Card reader integrated

Performance

Noise Level
37dB 33dB
BEST
Noise Level (economic Mode)
35dB Unknown - Click to provide data
Heat Dissipation
Unknown - Click to provide data 1,696BTU/h
Horizontal Scan Range
30 - 90 14 - 93
Vertical Scan Range
43 - 85 47 - 93
On Screen Display (OSD) Languages
 DUT
 ARA
 GRE
 THA
 NOR
 RUS
 ENG
 FIN
 FRE
 DEU
 ITA
 JPN
 POL
 POR
 ESP
 SWE
 TUR
 HUN
 KOR
 CHI (TR)
 CHI (SIMPL)
 VIE
 IND
 DUT
 ARA
 GRE
 THA
 NOR
 RUS
 ENG
 FIN
 FRE
 DEU
 ITA
 JPN
 POL
 POR
 ESP
 SWE
 TUR
 HUN
 KOR
 CHI (TR)
 CHI (SIMPL)
 VIE
 IND
On Screen Display (OSD)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 On Screen Display (OSD)
HDCP
Unknown - Click to provide data
 HDCP

Multimedia

Built-In Speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
BEST
 Built-in speaker(s)
RMS Rated Power
10W Unknown - Click to provide data
Built-In Speaker
1 Unknown - Click to provide data

Design

Ceiling Mountable
 Ceiling mountable
Unknown - Click to provide data
Form Factor
 Desktop
 Desktop
Colour
 Black
 White
 Black
 White
LED Indicators
Unknown - Click to provide data
 LED indicators
Product Type
 Desktop projector
 Desktop projector

Display

Built-In Display
 Built-in display
 Built-in display

Power

Power Source
 AC
 AC
Power Consumption (standby)
0.5W 0.5W
Power Consumption (typical)
340W
BEST
404W
Power Consumption (economy Mode)
290W Unknown - Click to provide data
Power Consumption (max)
340W 497W
AC Adapter Frequency
 50
 60
 50/60
 50
 60
 50/60
AC Adapter Input Voltage
Unknown - Click to provide data 100 - 240
AC Input Frequency
 50
 60
 50
 60
AC Input Voltage
 100
 100 - 240
 100
 100 - 240

Operational Conditions

Storage Relative Humidity (H-H)
Unknown - Click to provide data 20 - 80
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)
Unknown - Click to provide data 35 - 85
Storage Temperature (T-T)
Unknown - Click to provide data -10 - 60
Operating Temperature (T-T)
Unknown - Click to provide data 0 - 40

Certificates

Energy Star Certified
 Energy Star certified
Unknown - Click to provide data

Weight & Dimensions

Package Weight
4.7kg Unknown - Click to provide data
Package Height
392mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Package Depth
208mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Package Width
369mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Weight
3.1kg
BEST
22kg
Height
261mm 204mm
Depth
122mm 545mm
Width
285mm 530mm

Packaging Content

Manual
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Manual
Remote Control Type
 IR
 IR
Handheld Remote Control
 Handheld remote control
 Handheld remote control
Warranty Card
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Warranty card
Cables Included
 VGA
 AC
 VGA
 AC

Other Features

Package Weight
4.65 Unknown - Click to provide data

Technical Details

RS-232C
Unknown - Click to provide data
 RS-232C
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