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Optoma HD28DSE vs Sony VPL-VW600ES

Optoma HD28DSE vs Sony VPL-VW600ES

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Optoma HD28DSE
Sony VPL-VW600ES

Top Prices

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Reasons For

3 Reasons For
Brighter projector brightness Edit
Optoma HD28DSE is 3,000 ANSI lumens brightness. That's 1,300 ANSI lumens brighter than the Sony VPL-VW600ES (1,700 ANSI lumens).
$10,325 cheaper
The Optoma HD28DSE costs $674.00, whereas the Sony VPL-VW600ES is $10,999.00.
Available from 12 shops
The more stores stock this projector, the greater competition amongst stores to keep prices low.
2 Reasons For
7dB quieter noise level Edit
The Sony VPL-VW600ES has a noise level of 26dB, whereas the Optoma HD28DSE is a 33dB noise level projector (7dB 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.

Expert reviews are appreciably better
Based on 4 expert reviews, the Sony VPL-VW600ES has an average review score of 93%, whereas the Optoma HD28DSE has an average rating of 76% (based on 10 reviews).

Reasons Against

2 Reasons Against
Louder noise level Edit
The Optoma HD28DSE has a noise level of 33dB, but the Sony VPL-VW600ES is a 26dB noise level projector (7dB 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.

A lot Lower expert review Score
The Optoma HD28DSE only has an average expert rating of 76%, but the Sony VPL-VW600ES has an average expert rating of 93% (based on 4 reviews).
4 Reasons Against
77% dimmer projector brightness Edit
The Sony VPL-VW600ES is a 1,700 ANSI lumens brightness projector. That's 1,300 ANSI lumens dimmer than the Optoma HD28DSE (1,700 ANSI lumens).
$10,325 more expensive
The Sony VPL-VW600ES is more expensive than the Optoma HD28DSE by $10,325.
Fewer sellers
Only 2 retailers sells the Sony VPL-VW600ES, but 14 stores sell the Optoma HD28DSE. Read more
The smaller the number of retailers that stock this projector, the lower the competition amongst retailers to keep prices low.
Nine months older
The Sony VPL-VW600ES is older than the Optoma HD28DSE by nine months.

Awards

3 Awards
benchmark.pl: Good Product
projectorcentral.com: Highly Rated
Trusted Reviews: Recommended
3 Awards
projectorcentral.com: Editor's Choice
projectorreviews.com: Hot Product
soundandvision.com: Top Pick

Average Expert Rating

Average User Rating

Date Released

18 months Ago 26 months Ago

Projector

Contrast Ratio (typical)
 200000:1
 200000:1
BEST
Projector Native Resolution
 DCI 4K (4096 x 2160)
 DCI 4K (4096 x 2160)
BEST
Projector Brightness
3,000 ANSI lumens
BEST
1,700 ANSI lumens
Keystone Correction, Horizontal
40 Unknown - Click to provide data
Keystone Correction, Vertical
40 Unknown - Click to provide data
Uniformity
80% Unknown - Click to provide data
Zoom Ratio
 1.1:1
BEST
 1.1:1
Projection Distance
1.5 - 10 Unknown - Click to provide data
Supported Aspect Ratios
 16:10
 16:9
 4:3
 16:10
 16:9
 4:3
Screen Size Compatibility
41.8 - 300 60 - 200
Native Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Projection Technology
 DLP
 DLP
Colours
 1.073 billion colours
 1.073 billion colours

Lamps

Service Life of Lamp (economic Mode)
4,000h Unknown - Click to provide data
Bulb Power
210W Unknown - Click to provide data
Service Life of Lamp
6,000h Unknown - Click to provide data

Lens System

Throw Ratio
 1.48 - 1.62:1
 1.48 - 1.62:1
Digital Zoom
1.1x Unknown - Click to provide data
Offset
116% Unknown - Click to provide data
Aperture Range (F-F)
2.5 - 2.67 Unknown - Click to provide data
Focal Length Range (f-F)
21.9 - 24 Unknown - Click to provide data

Video

3D
 3D
 3D
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 1600 x 1200 (UXGA)
 1280 x 1024 (SXGA)
 1360 x 768 (WXGA)
 1024 x 768 (XGA)
 800 x 600 (SVGA)
 640 x 480 (VGA)
BEST
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 1600 x 1200 (UXGA)
 1280 x 1024 (SXGA)
 1360 x 768 (WXGA)
 1024 x 768 (XGA)
 800 x 600 (SVGA)
 640 x 480 (VGA)
Full HD
 Full HD
 Full HD
Analog Signal Format System
 PAL
 SECAM
 NTSC
 PAL
 SECAM
 NTSC
Supported 3D Formats
 Side by side
 Frame packing
 Side by side
 Frame packing

Ports & Interfaces

RS-232 Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
DVI Port
 DVI port
Unknown - Click to provide data
Component Video (YPbPr/YCbCr) in
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
PC Audio Out
 PC Audio out
Unknown - Click to provide data
USB Connector Type
 USB Type-A
 USB Type-A
USB 2.0 Port
2
BEST
1
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
HDMI Port
2 2
HDMI Connector Type
 Full-size
 Full-size
AC (power) in
 AC (power) in
Unknown - Click to provide data

Networking

Wi-Fi
 Wi-Fi
Unknown - Click to provide data
Ethernet LAN
 Ethernet LAN
 Ethernet LAN

Storage

Card Reader Integrated
 Card reader integrated
Unknown - Click to provide data

Performance

Noise Level
33dB 26dB
BEST
Noise Level (economic Mode)
28dB Unknown - Click to provide data
Horizontal Scan Range
15.375 - 91.146 Unknown - Click to provide data
Vertical Scan Range
24 - 85 Unknown - Click to provide data
On Screen Display (OSD) Languages
 DAN
 DUT
 ARA
 GRE
 CZE
 THA
 NOR
 RUS
 ENG
 FIN
 FRE
 DEU
 ITA
 JPN
 POL
 POR
 ESP
 SWE
 TUR
 HUN
 KOR
 RUM
 CHI (TR)
 CHI (SIMPL)
 VIE
 IND
 DAN
 DUT
 ARA
 GRE
 CZE
 THA
 NOR
 RUS
 ENG
 FIN
 FRE
 DEU
 ITA
 JPN
 POL
 POR
 ESP
 SWE
 TUR
 HUN
 KOR
 RUM
 CHI (TR)
 CHI (SIMPL)
 VIE
 IND
On Screen Display (OSD)
 On Screen Display (OSD)
 On Screen Display (OSD)

Multimedia

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

Design

Cable Lock Slot
 Cable lock slot
Unknown - Click to provide data
Cable Lock Slot Type
 Kensington
 Kensington
Ceiling Mountable
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Ceiling mountable
Form Factor
 Desktop
 Desktop
Colour
 White
 Black
 White
 Black
Product Type
 Portable projector
 Desktop projector
 Portable projector
 Desktop projector

Display

Built-In Display
 Built-in display
Unknown - Click to provide data

Power

Power Source
 AC
 DC
 AC
 DC
Power Consumption (standby)
0.5W 0.3W
BEST
Power Consumption (PowerSave)
193W Unknown - Click to provide data
Power Consumption (max)
233W 300W
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
 110 - 220
 220
 100
 100 - 240
 110 - 220
 220
 100
 100 - 240

Battery

Battery Type
AA Unknown - Click to provide data

Operational Conditions

Operating Altitude
0 - 3000 Unknown - Click to provide data
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)
0 - 85 Unknown - Click to provide data
Operating Temperature (T-T)
5 - 40 Unknown - Click to provide data

Certificates

RoHS Compliance
 RoHS compliance
Unknown - Click to provide data

Weight & Dimensions

Weight
2.6kg
BEST
14kg
Height
114mm 202mm
Depth
224mm 464mm
Width
315mm 496mm

Packaging Content

Manual
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Manual
Remote Control Type
 IR
 IR
Handheld Remote Control
 Handheld remote control
 Handheld remote control
Batteries Included
 Batteries included
 Batteries included
Quick Start Guide
 Quick start guide
Unknown - Click to provide data
Warranty Card
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Warranty card
AC Adapter Included
Unknown - Click to provide data
 AC adapter included
Cables Included
 AC
BEST
 AC
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