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LG PH300 vs LG PW600 vs LG PW800

LG PH300 vs LG PW600 vs LG PW800

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LG PH300
LG PW600
LG PW800

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Reasons For

3 Reasons For
Quieter noise level Edit
The LG PH300 has a noise level of 28dB, but the LG PW600 and the LG PW800 are both 34dB noise level projectors (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.

$10.06 cheaper to run
The LG PH300 is $7.17 cheaper to run than the LG PW600 and $10.06 cheaper to run than the LG PW800 over five years. Read more
Expert reviews are a bit better
Based on 11 expert reviews, the LG PH300 has an average review score of 81%, but the LG PW800 has an average rating of 78% (based on 7 reviews).
3 Reasons For
Cheaper by $20
The LG PW600 costs $379.99, whereas the LG PH300 is $399.99 and the LG PW800 is $599.99.
5 shops are selling it
The more sellers stock the product, the greater competition amongst sellers to keep prices low.
Better user reviews
Based on 3 reviews, the average user review score of the LG PW600 is 93%, but the average rating of the LG PH300 is 87% (based on 12 reviews) and the average rating of the LG PW800 is 80% (based on 2 reviews).
2 Reasons For
Brighter projector brightness Edit
The LG PW800 is an 800 ANSI lumens brightness projector. That's 500 ANSI lumens brighter than the LG PH300 (800 ANSI lumens) and 200 ANSI lumens brighter than the LG PW600 (800 ANSI lumens).
3D Edit
The LG PW800 supports 3D, however the LG PH300 and the LG PW600 do 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.

Reasons Against

5 Reasons Against
Dimmer projector brightness Edit
LG PH300 is only 300 ANSI lumens brightness. That's 300 ANSI lumens dimmer than the LG PW600 (800 ANSI lumens) and 500 ANSI lumens dimmer than the LG PW800 (800 ANSI lumens).
$20 more expensive
The LG PH300 is more expensive than the LG PW600 by $20.
Not as many stockists
Only 1 shop sell the LG PH300, however 6 sellers sell the LG PW600 and 4 stores sell the LG PW800. Read more
Smaller numbers of retailers reduces the chances of this projector remaining in stock and also reduces the price competition amongst retailers for the product.
Four months older
The LG PH300 is older than the LG PW600 by four months and older than the LG PW800 by four months.
Lower user review Score
The LG PH300 has an average user rating of 87%, but the LG PW600 has an average user rating of 93% (based on 3 reviews).
3 Reasons Against
A lot dimmer projector brightness Edit
LG PW600 is only 600 ANSI lumens brightness, but the LG PH300 is a 300 ANSI lumens brightness projector (300 ANSI lumens dimmer) and the LG PW800 is an 800 ANSI lumens brightness projector (200 ANSI lumens brighter).
Louder noise level Edit
The LG PW600 is a 34dB noise level projector, and so does the LG PW800. That's 6dB louder than the LG PH300 (34dB). 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.

$7.17 more expensive to run over five years
Over five years the LG PW600 costs $16.34 to run which is $7.17 more to run than the LG PH300. Show assumptions.
6 Reasons Against
6dB louder noise level Edit
The LG PW800 has a noise level of 34dB (as does the LG PW600), whereas the LG PH300 is a 28dB noise level projector (6dB 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.

$220 more expensive
The LG PW800 is more expensive than the LG PH300 by $200 and more expensive than the LG PW600 by $220.
Fewer sellers
Only 4 stores sells the LG PW800, but 6 sellers sell the LG PW600. Read more
The smaller the number of stores that stock this projector, the lower the competition amongst stores to keep prices low.
More expensive to run over five years by 110%
The LG PW800 costs $19.23 to run which is $10.06 more to run than the LG PH300 and $2.89 more to run than the LG PW600 over five years. Show assumptions.
Moderately Lower expert review Score
The average expert rating of the LG PW800 is only 78%, whereas the average expert rating of the LG PH300 is 81% (based on 11 reviews).
A lot Lower user review Score
The average user rating of the LG PW800 is 80%, whereas the average user rating of the LG PH300 is 87% (based on 12 reviews) and the LG PW600 is 93% (based on 3 reviews).

Awards

2 Awards
projectorcentral.com: Highly Rated
projectorreviews.com: Special Interest Award
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Average Expert Rating

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Average User Rating

Date Released

31 months Ago 27 months Ago 27 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on $ 6.28
Electricity cost - standby $ 2.89
Total running cost $ 9.17
Purchase price $ 399.99
Total cost of ownership $ 409.16
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Electricity cost - switched on $ 16.34
Electricity cost - standby $ -
Total running cost $ 16.34
Purchase price $ 379.99
Total cost of ownership $ 396.33
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Electricity cost - switched on $ 16.34
Electricity cost - standby $ 2.89
Total running cost $ 19.23
Purchase price $ 599.99
Total cost of ownership $ 619.22
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Energy Efficiency Class

No data No data No data

Environmental Impact

0.058T
Running this projector over 5 years will generate 0.058 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
1
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.1T
Running this projector over 5 years will generate 0.1 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
3
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.12T
Running this projector over 5 years will generate 0.12 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
3
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Projector

Contrast Ratio (typical)
 100000:1
 100000:1
 100000:1
Projector Native Resolution
 WXGA (1280x800)
 WXGA (1280x800)
BEST
 WXGA (1280x800)
BEST
Projector Brightness
300 ANSI lumens 600 ANSI lumens 800 ANSI lumens
BEST
Keystone Correction, Vertical
Unknown - Click to provide data -15 - 15 Unknown - Click to provide data
Colours
Unknown - Click to provide data 16.7M Unknown - Click to provide data
Projection Distance
Unknown - Click to provide data 1.016 - 1.20 Unknown - Click to provide data
Supported Aspect Ratios
 4:3
 16:9
 4:3
 16:9
 4:3
 16:9
Screen Size Compatibility
20 - 100 20 - 100 25 - 100
Native Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
 16:9
Projection Technology
 DLP
 DLP
 DLP
Colours
 16.78 million colours
 16.78 million colours
 16.78 million colours

Lamps

Lamp Type
 LED
 LED
 LED
Service Life of Lamp
30,000h 30,000h 30,000h

Lens System

Focus
 Manual
 Manual
 Manual

Video

3D
 3D
 3D
 3D
BEST
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 1280 x 720 (HD 720)
BEST
 1280 x 720 (HD 720)
 1280 x 720 (HD 720)
Full HD
 Full HD
 Full HD
 Full HD
HD-Ready
 HD-Ready
Unknown - Click to provide data
 HD-Ready
Analog Signal Format System
 PAL
 PAL M
 PAL N
 SECAM
 NTSC
 NTSC 4.43
 PAL
 PAL M
 PAL N
 SECAM
 NTSC
 NTSC 4.43
 PAL
 PAL M
 PAL N
 SECAM
 NTSC
 NTSC 4.43

Ports & Interfaces

DVI Port
 DVI port
 DVI port
 DVI port
DC-In Jack
 DC-in jack
 DC-in jack
Unknown - Click to provide data
Headphone Outputs
1 1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Audio (L,R) Out
Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Composite Video in
Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data 1
USB 2.0 Port
1 1 1
HDMI Port
1 1 1
VGA (D-Sub) Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1 Unknown - Click to provide data
HDMI Connector Type
 Full-size
 Full-size
 Full-size
AV Input
Unknown - Click to provide data
 AV input
Unknown - Click to provide data

Networking

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

Storage

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

Performance

Noise Level
28dB
BEST
34dB 34dB
Noise Level (economic Mode)
Unknown - Click to provide data 26dB Unknown - Click to provide data
On Screen Display (OSD) Languages
 RUS
 ENG
 FRE
 DEU
 ITA
 JPN
 POR
 ESP
 SWE
 KOR
 RUS
 ENG
 FRE
 DEU
 ITA
 JPN
 POR
 ESP
 SWE
 KOR
 RUS
 ENG
 FRE
 DEU
 ITA
 JPN
 POR
 ESP
 SWE
 KOR
On Screen Display (OSD)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 On Screen Display (OSD)
Unknown - Click to provide data
HDCP
Unknown - Click to provide data
 HDCP
Unknown - Click to provide data

Multimedia

Built-In Speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
Video Formats Supported
 DIVX
BEST
 DIVX
 DIVX
TV Tuner Integrated
 TV tuner integrated
Unknown - Click to provide data
 TV tuner integrated
RMS Rated Power
2W 2W 2W
Built-In Speaker
2 2 2
Document Formats Supported
 DOC
 PPT
 XLS
 DOC
 PPT
 XLS
 DOC
 PPT
 XLS

Design

Cable Lock Slot
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Cable lock slot
Unknown - Click to provide data
Cable Lock Slot Type
 Kensington
 Kensington
 Kensington
Form Factor
 Portable
 Portable
 Portable
Colour
 Brown
 White
 Brown
 White
 Brown
 White
Product Type
 Portable projector
 Portable projector
 Portable projector

Display

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

Power

Power Source
 DC
 AC
 DC
 AC
 DC
 AC
Power Consumption (standby)
0.5W Unknown - Click to provide data 0.5W
Power Consumption (typical)
25W
BEST
65W 65W
Power Consumption (max)
45W Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
AC Adapter Frequency
 50
 60
 50/60
 50
 60
 50/60
 50
 60
 50/60
AC Adapter Input Voltage
Unknown - Click to provide data 90 - 264 Unknown - Click to provide data
AC Input Frequency
 50
 60
 50
 60
 50
 60
AC Input Voltage
 100
 100 - 240
 90 - 264
 100
 100 - 240
 90 - 264
 100
 100 - 240
 90 - 264

Battery

Battery Life (max)
2.5h Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data

Weight & Dimensions

Package Weight
1.3kg
BEST
Unknown - Click to provide data 1.8kg
Package Height
88.9mm Unknown - Click to provide data 190.5mm
Package Depth
129.5mm Unknown - Click to provide data 170.18mm
Package Width
299mm Unknown - Click to provide data 259.08mm
Weight
430g
BEST
600g 589.67g
Height
63.5mm 50mm 50.8mm
Depth
86.3mm 140mm 139.7mm
Width
111.7mm 140mm 139.7mm

Packaging Content

Carrying Case
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Carrying case
Unknown - Click to provide data
Manual
 Manual
Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
Handheld Remote Control
 Handheld remote control
 Handheld remote control
 Handheld remote control
Cables Included
 VGA
 AV
 VGA
 AV
BEST
 VGA
 AV
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