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Sony VPL-FX35 vs Sony VPLFH31

Sony VPL-FX35 vs Sony VPLFH31

Sony VPL-FX35
Sony VPLFH31

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Reasons For

4 Reasons For
Brighter projector brightness Edit
Sony VPL-FX35 is 5,000 ANSI lumens brightness. That's 700 ANSI lumens brighter than the Sony VPLFH31 (4,300 ANSI lumens).
Quieter noise level Edit
The Sony VPL-FX35 has a noise level of 31dB, but the Sony VPLFH31 is a 37dB noise level projector (6dB 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.

$1,530 cheaper
The Sony VPL-FX35 costs $1,500.00, whereas the Sony VPLFH31 is $3,029.95.
$5.03 cheaper to run
The Sony VPL-FX35 only costs $97.25 to run over five years whereas the Sony VPLFH31 costs $102.28 to run (5% more). Read more
2 Reasons For
Full HD Edit
The Sony VPLFH31 supports full HD, but the Sony VPL-FX35 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.

1 shops are selling it
A greater number of shops increases the price competition amongst retailers for the product and also increases the chances of this projector remaining in stock.

Reasons Against

2 Reasons Against
Does not support full HD Edit
The Sony VPL-FX35 does not support full HD, but the Sony VPLFH31 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.

Not as many stockists
Only 5 retailers sells the Sony VPL-FX35, however 6 shops sell the Sony VPLFH31. 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.
5 Reasons Against
700 ANSI lumens dimmer projector brightness Edit
The Sony VPLFH31 is a 4,300 ANSI lumens brightness projector, whereas the Sony VPL-FX35 is a 5,000 ANSI lumens brightness projector (700 ANSI lumens brighter).
6dB louder noise level Edit
The Sony VPLFH31 is a 37dB noise level projector. That's 6dB louder than the Sony VPL-FX35 (37dB). 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.

More expensive by $1,530
The Sony VPLFH31 is $1,529.95 more expensive than the Sony VPL-FX35.
Older by over one year
The Sony VPLFH31 is 17 months older than the Sony VPL-FX35.
Higher running costs over five years by $5.03
Over five years the running costs of the Sony VPLFH31 are $102.28 which is $5.03 more than the Sony VPL-FX35. Show assumptions.

Date Released

38 months Ago 55 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on $ 95.52
Electricity cost - standby $ 1.73
Total running cost $ 97.25
Purchase price $ 1,500.00
Total cost of ownership $ 1,597.25
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Electricity cost - switched on $ 100.55
Electricity cost - standby $ 1.73
Total running cost $ 102.28
Purchase price $ 3,029.95
Total cost of ownership $ 3,132.23
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Energy Efficiency Class

No data No data

Environmental Impact

0.62T
Running this projector over 5 years will generate 0.62 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
16
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
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 and grow them for 10 years.

Projector

Contrast Ratio (typical)
 2000:1
 2000:1
Projector Native Resolution
 WUXGA (1920x1200)
 WUXGA (1920x1200)
BEST
Projector Brightness
5,000 ANSI lumens
BEST
4,300 ANSI lumens
Keystone Correction, Horizontal
Unknown - Click to provide data -30 - 30
Keystone Correction, Vertical
30 -30 - 30
Matrix Size
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.76"
Projector Brightness (economic Mode)
Unknown - Click to provide data 3,400 ANSI lumens
Zoom Ratio
 1.6:1
 1.6:1
BEST
Projection Distance
2.31 - 9.29 Unknown - Click to provide data
Supported Aspect Ratios
 16:10
 16:10
Screen Size Compatibility
40 - 600 40 - 600
Native Resolution
 WUXGA (1920x1200)
 WUXGA (1920x1200)
BEST
Projection Technology
 LCD
 LCD

Lamps

Service Life of Lamp (economic Mode)
4,000h 4,000h
Lamp Type
 UHP
 UHP
Bulb Power
275W 275W
Service Life of Lamp
3,000h 3,000h

Lens System

Optical Zoom
Unknown - Click to provide data 1.6x
Vertical Lens Shift Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 0 - 60
Horizontal Lens Shift Range
Unknown - Click to provide data -32 - 32
Focus
 Manual
 Manual

Video

3D
 3D
 3D
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 1920 x 1200 (WUXGA)
 1920 x 1200 (WUXGA)
BEST
Full HD
 Full HD
 Full HD
BEST
HD-Ready
 HD-Ready
 HD-Ready
Analog Signal Format System
 PAL
 SECAM
 NTSC
 PAL M
 PAL N
 NTSC 3.58
 NTSC 4.43
 PAL 60
 PAL
 SECAM
 NTSC
 PAL M
 PAL N
 NTSC 3.58
 NTSC 4.43
 PAL 60

Ports & Interfaces

RS-232 Port
1 1
BNC Input Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
DVI Port
 DVI port
 DVI port
S-Video Inputs
1 1
Component Video (YPbPr/YCbCr) in
1 1
Headphone Outputs
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Audio (L,R) Out
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Audio (L,R) in
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Composite Video in
1 1
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Port
1 1
VGA (D-Sub) Port
2
BEST
1
AC (power) in
 AC (power) in
 AC (power) in

Networking

Wi-Fi
 Wi-Fi
 Wi-Fi
Ethernet LAN
 Ethernet LAN
 Ethernet LAN

Storage

Card Reader Integrated
 Card reader integrated
 Card reader integrated

Performance

Noise Level
31dB
BEST
37dB
Noise Level (economic Mode)
Unknown - Click to provide data 30dB
Heat Dissipation
1,228BTU/h 1,365BTU/h
BEST
Horizontal Scan Range
14 - 93 14 - 93
Vertical Scan Range
47 - 93 47 - 93
On Screen Display (OSD) Languages
 DUT
 ARA
 THA
 NOR
 RUS
 ENG
 FIN
 FRE
 DEU
 ITA
 JPN
 POL
 POR
 ESP
 SWE
 TUR
 HUN
 KOR
 CHI (TR)
 CHI (SIMPL)
 PER
 VIE
 IND
 DUT
 ARA
 THA
 NOR
 RUS
 ENG
 FIN
 FRE
 DEU
 ITA
 JPN
 POL
 POR
 ESP
 SWE
 TUR
 HUN
 KOR
 CHI (TR)
 CHI (SIMPL)
 PER
 VIE
 IND
On Screen Display (OSD)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 On Screen Display (OSD)

Multimedia

Built-In Speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
TV Tuner Integrated
Unknown - Click to provide data
 TV tuner integrated

Design

Form Factor
 Desktop
 Desktop
Colour
 White
 White
Product Type
 Desktop projector
 Desktop projector

Display

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

Power

Power Source
 AC
 AC
Power Consumption (standby)
0.3W 0.3W
Power Consumption (typical)
380W
BEST
400W
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 10 - 90
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)
35 - 85 35 - 85
Storage Temperature (T-T)
-10 - 60 -20 - 60
Operating Temperature (T-T)
0 - 40 0 - 40

Weight & Dimensions

Weight
8kg
BEST
8.3kg
Height
148mm 134mm
Depth
477mm 463mm
Width
390mm 390mm

Packaging Content

Carrying Case
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Carrying case
Manual
 Manual
Unknown - Click to provide data
Handheld Remote Control
 Handheld remote control
 Handheld remote control
Mounting Brackets Included
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Mounting brackets included
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