Sony VPL-DW127 vs Sony VPL-EX255

Sony VPL-DW127
Sony VPL-EX255

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Reasons For

4 Reasons For
7,000h longer service life of lamp (economic mode) Edit
The Sony VPL-DW127 is a 10,000h service life of lamp in economic mode projector, whereas the Sony VPL-EX255 is only a 3,000h service life of lamp in economic mode projector (7,000h shorter).
2,000h longer service life of lamp Edit
The Sony VPL-DW127 has a service life of lamp of 5,000h, however the Sony VPL-EX255 is only a 3,000h lamp service life projector (2,000h shorter).
Hugely lighter Edit
Sony VPL-DW127 is 2.6kg heavy, but the Sony VPL-EX255 is a 4kg heavy projector (1.4kg heavier).
$29.01 cheaper to run
Over five years the Sony VPL-DW127 is $29.01 cheaper to run than the Sony VPL-EX255. Read more
6 Reasons For
Brighter projector brightness Edit
Sony VPL-EX255 is 3,300 ANSI lumens brightness, but the Sony VPL-DW127 is only a 2,600 ANSI lumens brightness projector (700 ANSI lumens dimmer).
0.04" bigger matrix size Edit
The Sony VPL-EX255 has a matrix size of 0.63", however the Sony VPL-DW127 is only a 0.59" matrix size projector (0.04" smaller).
Three VGA (D-Sub) ports quantitys Edit
The Sony VPL-EX255 has three VGA (D-Sub) ports quantitys, however the Sony VPL-DW127 only has one VGA (D-Sub) ports quantity.
15W higher RMS rated power Edit
The Sony VPL-EX255 has an RMS rated power of 16W, however the Sony VPL-DW127 is only a 1W RMS rated power projector (15W lower).
Cheaper by $110
The Sony VPL-EX255 costs $669.95, whereas the Sony VPL-DW127 is $779.95.
2 shops are selling it
The more shops stock the product, the greater competition amongst shops to keep prices low.

Reasons Against

6 Reasons Against
700 ANSI lumens dimmer projector brightness Edit
Sony VPL-DW127 is only 2,600 ANSI lumens brightness, but the Sony VPL-EX255 is a 3,300 ANSI lumens brightness projector (700 ANSI lumens brighter).
0.04" smaller matrix size Edit
The Sony VPL-DW127 has a matrix size of 0.59", however the Sony VPL-EX255 is a 0.63" matrix size projector (0.04" bigger).
Only one VGA (D-Sub) ports quantity Edit
The Sony VPL-DW127 has one VGA (D-Sub) ports quantity, however the Sony VPL-EX255 only has three VGA (D-Sub) ports quantitys.
Fifteen times lower RMS rated power Edit
The Sony VPL-DW127 has an RMS rated power of 1W, however the Sony VPL-EX255 is a 16W RMS rated power projector (15W higher).
More expensive by $110
The Sony VPL-DW127 is $110 more expensive than the Sony VPL-EX255.
Not as many stockists
The Sony VPL-DW127 is only stocked by 1 shop, however the Sony VPL-EX255 is stocked by 3 retailers. Read more
Fewer numbers of shops reduces the chances of the product remaining in stock and also reduces the price competition amongst retailers for this projector.
5 Reasons Against
3x shorter service life of lamp (economic mode) Edit
The Sony VPL-EX255 is a 3,000h service life of lamp in economic mode projector, whereas the Sony VPL-DW127 is a 10,000h service life of lamp in economic mode projector (7,000h longer).
2,000h shorter service life of lamp Edit
The Sony VPL-EX255 has a service life of lamp of 3,000h, however the Sony VPL-DW127 is a 5,000h lamp service life projector (2,000h longer).
A lot heavier Edit
Sony VPL-EX255 is 4kg heavy, but the Sony VPL-DW127 is a 2.6kg heavy projector (1.4kg lighter).
Older by one month
The Sony VPL-EX255 is one month older than the Sony VPL-DW127.
Higher running costs over five years by $29.01
The running costs over five years of the Sony VPL-EX255 are $85.10 which is $29.01 more than the Sony VPL-DW127. Show assumptions.

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Date Released

30 months Ago 31 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on $ 53.35
Electricity cost - standby $ 2.74
Total running cost $ 56.09
Purchase price $ 779.95
Total cost of ownership $ 836.04
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Electricity cost - switched on $ 57.16
Electricity cost - standby $ 27.94
Total running cost $ 85.10
Purchase price $ 669.95
Total cost of ownership $ 755.05
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Energy Efficiency Class

No data No data

Environmental Impact

0.37T
Running this projector over 5 years will generate 0.37 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
10
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.57T
Running this projector over 5 years will generate 0.57 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
15
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Projector

Contrast Ratio (typical)
 3300:1
 3300:1
BEST
Projector Native Resolution
 WXGA (1280x800)
BEST
 WXGA (1280x800)
Projector Brightness
2,600 ANSI lumens 3,300 ANSI lumens
BEST
Matrix Type
 3-panel (p-Si TFT active)
 3-panel (p-Si TFT active)
Keystone Correction, Horizontal
Unknown - Click to provide data -30 - 30
Keystone Correction, Vertical
-30 - 30 Unknown - Click to provide data
Matrix Size
0.59" 0.63"
BEST
Vertical Synchronization (min)
48kHz Unknown - Click to provide data
Horizontal Synchronization (max)
92kHz Unknown - Click to provide data
Vertical Synchronization (max)
92kHz Unknown - Click to provide data
Horizontal Synchronization (min)
19kHz Unknown - Click to provide data
Colour Light Output
2,600 ANSI lumens Unknown - Click to provide data
Projector Brightness (economic Mode)
Unknown - Click to provide data 1,700 ANSI lumens
Zoom Ratio
 1.6:1
 1.6:1
BEST
Supported Aspect Ratios
 16:10
 4:3
 16:10
 4:3
Screen Size Compatibility
30 - 300 30 - 300
Projection Technology
 LCD
 LCD

Lamps

Lamps Quantity
1 1
Service Life of Lamp (economic Mode)
10,000h
BEST
3,000h
Lamp Type
 UHP
 UHP
Bulb Power
210W 210W
Service Life of Lamp
5,000h
BEST
3,000h

Lens System

Throw Ratio
 1.36 - 1.77:1
 1.36 - 1.77:1
Digital Zoom
4x Unknown - Click to provide data
Focus
 Manual
 Manual

Video

Full HD
 Full HD
 Full HD
HD-Ready
 HD-Ready
Unknown - Click to provide data
Analog Signal Format System
 PAL
 PAL M
 PAL N
 SECAM
 NTSC
 NTSC 3.58
 NTSC 4.43
 PAL
 PAL M
 PAL N
 SECAM
 NTSC
 NTSC 3.58
 NTSC 4.43

Ports & Interfaces

DVI Port
 DVI port
 DVI port
S-Video Inputs Quantity
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
PC in (D-Sub)
 PC in (D-Sub)
Unknown - Click to provide data
Microphone in
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Microphone in
Headphone Outputs
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Audio (L,R) in
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Composite Video in
1 1
USB Connector Type
 USB Type-A
 USB Type-B
 USB Type-A
 USB Type-B
USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
2 2
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Ports
1 1
HDMI Ports Quantity
1 1
VGA (D-Sub) Ports Quantity
1 3
BEST
AC (power) in
Unknown - Click to provide data
 AC (power) in

Networking

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

Storage

Card Reader Integrated
 Card reader integrated
 Card reader integrated

Performance

Noise Level
38dB Unknown - Click to provide data
Noise Level (economic Mode)
35dB Unknown - Click to provide data
Heat Dissipation
1,024BTU/h 1,071BTU/h
BEST
Horizontal Scan Range
19 - 92 14 - 93
Vertical Scan Range
48 - 92 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)
 On Screen Display (OSD)
 On Screen Display (OSD)
HDCP
 HDCP
 HDCP

Multimedia

Built-In Speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
RMS Rated Power
1W 16W
BEST
Number of Built-In Speakers
1 1

Design

Form Factor
 Desktop
 Desktop
Colour of Product
 White
 Walnut
 White
 Walnut
LED Indicators
Unknown - Click to provide data
 LED indicators
Product Type
 Desktop projector
 Portable projector
 Desktop projector
 Portable projector

Display

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

Power

Power Source
 AC
 AC
Power Consumption (standby)
0.5W
BEST
5.1W
Power Consumption (typical)
224W
BEST
240W
Power Consumption (max)
301W Unknown - Click to provide data
AC Adapter Frequency
 50
 60
 50/60
 50
 60
 50/60
AC Adapter Input Voltage
100 - 240 Unknown - Click to provide data
AC Input Frequency
 50
 50/60
 60
 50
 50/60
 60
AC Input Voltage
 100 - 240
 100
 100 - 240
 100
Power Consumption (network Standby)
5.9 Unknown - Click to provide data

Operational Conditions

Storage Relative Humidity (H-H)
20 - 80 10 - 90
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)
20 - 80 35 - 85
Storage Temperature (T-T)
-10 - 60 -20 - 60
Operating Temperature (T-T)
0 - 35 0 - 40

Weight & Dimensions

Weight
2.6kg
BEST
4kg
Height
75mm 96.2mm
Depth
230.5mm 252mm
Width
315mm 365mm

Packaging Content

Carrying Case
 Carrying case
Unknown - Click to provide data
Manual
 Manual
Unknown - Click to provide data
Remote Control Type
 IR
 IR
Handheld Remote Control
 Handheld remote control
 Handheld remote control
Batteries Included
 Batteries included
Unknown - Click to provide data
Warranty Card
 Warranty card
Unknown - Click to provide data
Cables Included
 AC
BEST
 AC
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