Sony VPL-EX255 vs Sony VPL-EX295

Sony VPL-EX255
Sony VPL-EX295

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Reasons For

3 Reasons For
Cheaper by $160
The Sony VPL-EX255 is $160 cheaper than the Sony VPL-EX295.
2 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.
Cheaper to run by $2.38
Over five years the Sony VPL-EX255 is $2.38 cheaper to run than the Sony VPL-EX295. Read more
4 Reasons For
14% brighter projector brightness Edit
The Sony VPL-EX295 has a projector brightness of 3,800 ANSI lumens. That's 500 ANSI lumens brighter than the Sony VPL-EX255 (3,800 ANSI lumens).
400 ANSI lumens brighter projector brightness (economic mode) Edit
The Sony VPL-EX295 is a 2,100 ANSI lumens brightness in economy mode projector, whereas the Sony VPL-EX255 is only a 1,700 ANSI lumens brightness in economy mode projector (400 ANSI lumens dimmer).
70% longer service life of lamp (economic mode) Edit
Sony VPL-EX295 is 10,000h service life of lamp in economic mode. That's 7,000h longer than the Sony VPL-EX255 (10,000h).
1,000h longer service life of lamp Edit
The Sony VPL-EX295 is a 4,000h lamp service life projector. That's 1,000h longer than the Sony VPL-EX255 (4,000h).

Reasons Against

4 Reasons Against
500 ANSI lumens dimmer projector brightness Edit
The Sony VPL-EX255 is a 3,300 ANSI lumens brightness projector, whereas the Sony VPL-EX295 is a 3,800 ANSI lumens brightness projector (500 ANSI lumens brighter).
Dimmer projector brightness (economic mode) Edit
Sony VPL-EX255 is only 1,700 ANSI lumens brightness in economy mode. That's 400 ANSI lumens dimmer than the Sony VPL-EX295 (2,100 ANSI lumens).
7,000h shorter service life of lamp (economic mode) Edit
The Sony VPL-EX255 has a service life of lamp (economic mode) of 3,000h, however the Sony VPL-EX295 is a 10,000h service life of lamp in economic mode projector (7,000h longer).
1,000h shorter service life of lamp Edit
Sony VPL-EX255 is only 3,000h lamp service life, but the Sony VPL-EX295 is a 4,000h lamp service life projector (1,000h longer).
3 Reasons Against
$160 more expensive
The Sony VPL-EX295 is more expensive than the Sony VPL-EX255 by $160.
Less retailers
Only 1 retailer sell the Sony VPL-EX295, whereas 3 shops sell the Sony VPL-EX255. Read more
Smaller numbers of retailers reduces the price competition amongst retailers for this projector and also reduces the chances of the product remaining in stock.
3% higher running costs over five years
The running costs over five years of the Sony VPL-EX295 are $87.48 which is $2.38 more than the Sony VPL-EX255. Show assumptions.

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Date Released

31 months Ago 31 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

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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Electricity cost - switched on $ 59.54
Electricity cost - standby $ 27.94
Total running cost $ 87.48
Purchase price $ 829.95
Total cost of ownership $ 917.43
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Energy Efficiency Class

No data No data

Environmental Impact

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.
0.58T
Running this projector over 5 years will generate 0.58 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
Projector Native Resolution
 XGA (1024x768)
 XGA (1024x768)
Projector Brightness
3,300 ANSI lumens 3,800 ANSI lumens
BEST
Keystone Correction, Horizontal
-30 - 30 -30 - 30
Matrix Size
0.63" 0.63"
Colour Light Output
Unknown - Click to provide data 3,800 ANSI lumens
Projector Brightness (economic Mode)
1,700 ANSI lumens 2,100 ANSI lumens
BEST
Zoom Ratio
 1.6:1
 1.6:1
Supported Aspect Ratios
 4:3
 4:3
Screen Size Compatibility
30 - 300 30 - 300
Projection Technology
 LCD
 LCD

Lamps

Lamps Quantity
1 1
Service Life of Lamp (economic Mode)
3,000h 10,000h
BEST
Lamp Type
 UHM
 UHM
Bulb Power
210W 210W
Service Life of Lamp
3,000h 4,000h
BEST

Lens System

Focus
 Manual
 Manual

Video

Full HD
 Full HD
 Full HD
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
1 1
Microphone in
 Microphone in
 Microphone in
Headphone Outputs
1 1
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
3 3
AC (power) in
 AC (power) in
 AC (power) in

Networking

Ethernet LAN Data Rates
 100
 10
 100
 10
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

Heat Dissipation
1,071BTU/h Unknown - Click to provide data
Horizontal Scan Range
14 - 93 Unknown - Click to provide data
Vertical Scan Range
47 - 93 Unknown - Click to provide data
On Screen Display (OSD) Languages
 DUT
 ARA
 GRE
 THA
 NOR
 RUS
 ENG
 FIN
 FRE
 DEU
 ITA
 JPN
 POL
 POR
 ESP
 SWE
 TUR
 KOR
 CHI (TR)
 CHI (SIMPL)
 VIE
 IND
 DUT
 ARA
 GRE
 THA
 NOR
 RUS
 ENG
 FIN
 FRE
 DEU
 ITA
 JPN
 POL
 POR
 ESP
 SWE
 TUR
 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
16W 16W
Number of Built-In Speakers
1 1

Design

Colour of Product
 Walnut
 White
 Walnut
 White
LED Indicators
 LED indicators
 LED indicators
Product Type
 Portable projector
 Portable projector

Power

Power Source
 AC
 AC
Power Consumption (standby)
5.1W 5.1W
Power Consumption (typical)
240W
BEST
250W
AC Input Frequency
 50
 50/60
 60
 50
 50/60
 60
AC Input Voltage
 100 - 240
 100
 100 - 240
 100

Operational Conditions

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

Weight & Dimensions

Weight
4kg 4kg
Height
96.2mm 252mm
Depth
252mm 252mm
Width
365mm 365mm

Packaging Content

Remote Control Type
 IR
 IR
Handheld Remote Control
 Handheld remote control
 Handheld remote control
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