Panasonic PT-VW340 vs Sony VPL-SW630

Panasonic PT-VW340
Sony VPL-SW630

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Reasons For

3 Reasons For
Brighter projector brightness Edit
Panasonic PT-VW340 is 3,700 ANSI lumens brightness. That's 600 ANSI lumens brighter than the Sony VPL-SW630 (3,100 ANSI lumens).
Bigger bulb power Edit
The Panasonic PT-VW340 is a 230W lamp power projector. That's 5W bigger than the Sony VPL-SW630 (225W).
82% lighter Edit
Panasonic PT-VW340 is 3.3kg heavy. That's 2.7kg lighter than the Sony VPL-SW630 (6kg).
3 Reasons For
Three VGA (D-Sub) ports quantitys Edit
The number of VGA (D-Sub) ports quantitys on the Sony VPL-SW630 is three, but the Panasonic PT-VW340 only has two VGA (D-Sub) ports quantitys.
A lot higher RMS rated power Edit
The Sony VPL-SW630 has an RMS rated power of 16W, but the Panasonic PT-VW340 is only a 10W RMS rated power projector (6W lower).
Cheaper to run by $27.10
Over five years the Sony VPL-SW630 only costs $93.65 to run however the Panasonic PT-VW340 costs $120.75 to run (29% more). Read more

Reasons Against

5 Reasons Against
One less VGA (D-Sub) ports quantity Edit
The Panasonic PT-VW340 has two VGA (D-Sub) ports quantitys, however the Sony VPL-SW630 only has three VGA (D-Sub) ports quantitys.
Lower RMS rated power Edit
The Panasonic PT-VW340 is a 10W RMS rated power projector. That's 6W lower than the Sony VPL-SW630 (16W).
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Six months older
The Panasonic PT-VW340 is older than the Sony VPL-SW630 by six months.
More expensive to run over five years by 29%
The Panasonic PT-VW340 costs $120.75 to run which is $27.10 more to run than the Sony VPL-SW630 over five years. Show assumptions.
3 Reasons Against
600 ANSI lumens dimmer projector brightness Edit
The Sony VPL-SW630 is a 3,100 ANSI lumens brightness projector, whereas the Panasonic PT-VW340 is a 3,700 ANSI lumens brightness projector (600 ANSI lumens brighter).
Slightly smaller bulb power Edit
The Sony VPL-SW630 has a bulb power of 225W, however the Panasonic PT-VW340 is a 230W lamp power projector (5W bigger).
2.7kg heavier Edit
The Sony VPL-SW630 is a 6kg heavy projector, whereas the Panasonic PT-VW340 is a 3.3kg heavy projector (2.7kg lighter).

Date Released

38 months Ago 32 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on $ 71.45
Electricity cost - standby $ 49.30
Total running cost $ 120.75
Electricity cost - switched on $ 64.07
Electricity cost - standby $ 29.58
Total running cost $ 93.65
Purchase price $ 1,189.95
Total cost of ownership $ 1,283.60
Details

Energy Efficiency Class

No data No data

Environmental Impact

0.81T
Running this projector over 5 years will generate 0.81 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
21
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.63T
Running this projector over 5 years will generate 0.63 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
16
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Projector

Contrast Ratio (typical)
 3000:1
BEST
 3000:1
Projector Native Resolution
 WXGA (1280x800)
 WXGA (1280x800)
Projector Brightness
3,700 ANSI lumens
BEST
3,100 ANSI lumens
Keystone Correction, Horizontal
-30 - 30 Unknown - Click to provide data
Keystone Correction, Vertical
-40 - 40 5 - 5
Matrix Size
0.59" Unknown - Click to provide data
Uniformity
85% Unknown - Click to provide data
Colour Light Output
Unknown - Click to provide data 3,100 ANSI lumens
Number of Colours
16.7M Unknown - Click to provide data
Zoom Ratio
 1.6:1
BEST
 1.6:1
Projection Distance (tele)
1.2 - 12.7 Unknown - Click to provide data
Projection Distance (wide)
0.7 - 7.9 Unknown - Click to provide data
Projection Distance
0.76 - 7.62 Unknown - Click to provide data
Supported Aspect Ratios
 16:10
 16:9
 16:10
 16:9
Screen Size Compatibility
30 - 300 Unknown - Click to provide data
Projection Technology
 LCD
 LCD
Number of Colours
 16.78 million colours
 16.78 million colours

Lamps

Lamps Quantity
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Service Life of Lamp (economic Mode)
Unknown - Click to provide data 8,000h
Lamp Type
 UHM
 UHM
Bulb Power
230W
BEST
225W
Service Life of Lamp
Unknown - Click to provide data 5,000h

Lens System

Throw Ratio
 0.267 - 0.274:1
 0.267 - 0.274:1
Vertical Lens Shift Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 2.3 - 2.3
Horizontal Lens Shift Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 3.7 - 3.7
Aperture Range (F-F)
1.60 - 2.12 Unknown - Click to provide data
Focal Length Range (f-F)
15.30 - 24.64 Unknown - Click to provide data
Focus
 Manual
 Manual

Video

3D
 3D
 3D
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 1600 x 1200 (UXGA)
 1680 x 1050 (WSXGA+)
 1400 x 1050 (SXGA+)
 1600 x 900
 1280 x 1024 (SXGA)
 1440 x 900 (WXGA+)
 1440 x 900
 1366 х 768
 1280 x 800 (WXGA)
 1280 x 800
 1152 x 870
 1152 x 864 (XGA+)
 1280 x 768 (WXGA)
 1280 x 768
 1280 x 720 (HD 720)
 1024 x 768 (XGA)
 832 x 624
 720 x 576
 720 x 480
 640 x 400
BEST
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 1600 x 1200 (UXGA)
 1680 x 1050 (WSXGA+)
 1400 x 1050 (SXGA+)
 1600 x 900
 1280 x 1024 (SXGA)
 1440 x 900 (WXGA+)
 1440 x 900
 1366 х 768
 1280 x 800 (WXGA)
 1280 x 800
 1152 x 870
 1152 x 864 (XGA+)
 1280 x 768 (WXGA)
 1280 x 768
 1280 x 720 (HD 720)
 1024 x 768 (XGA)
 832 x 624
 720 x 576
 720 x 480
 640 x 400
Full HD
 Full HD
 Full HD
Analog Signal Format System
 PAL
 PAL M
 PAL N
 SECAM
 NTSC
 NTSC 4.43
 PAL 60
 PAL
 PAL M
 PAL N
 SECAM
 NTSC
 NTSC 4.43
 PAL 60

Ports & Interfaces

RS-232 Ports
1 1
DVI Port
 DVI port
 DVI port
S-Video Inputs Quantity
1 1
PC Audio in
Unknown - Click to provide data
 PC Audio in
Serial Interface Type
 RS-232
 RS-232
PC Audio Out
Unknown - Click to provide data
 PC Audio out
Microphone in
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Microphone in
Headphone Outputs
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Audio (L,R) in
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Composite Video in
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
USB Connector Type
 USB Type-A
 USB Type-B
 USB Type-A
 USB Type-B
USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
Unknown - Click to provide data 2
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Ports
1 1
HDMI Ports Quantity
1 1
VGA (D-Sub) Ports Quantity
2 3
BEST
HDMI Connector Type
 Full-size
 Full-size
AC (power) in
 AC (power) in
 AC (power) in

Networking

Bluetooth
 Bluetooth
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
Unknown - Click to provide data

Performance

Noise Level
35dB Unknown - Click to provide data
Noise Level (economic Mode)
29dB Unknown - Click to provide data
Air Filter
 Air filter
Unknown - Click to provide data
Dot Clock Scanning Frequency
162MHz Unknown - Click to provide data
Horizontal Scan Range
15 - 100 Unknown - Click to provide data
Vertical Scan Range
50 - 100 Unknown - Click to provide data
HDCP
 HDCP
 HDCP

Multimedia

Built-In Speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
RMS Rated Power
10W 16W
BEST
Number of Built-In Speakers
1 1

Design

Cable Lock Slot
 Cable lock slot
Unknown - Click to provide data
Ceiling Mountable
 Ceiling mountable
 Ceiling mountable
Form Factor
 Portable
 Portable
Colour of Product
 White
 Grey
 White
 Grey
LED Indicators
 LED indicators
Unknown - Click to provide data
Product Type
 Portable projector
 Portable projector

Display

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

Power

Power Source
 AC
 AC
Power Consumption (standby)
9W 5.4W
BEST
Power Consumption (typical)
300W 269W
BEST
Power Consumption (max)
Unknown - Click to provide data 329W
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
 220
 220 - 240
 100 - 240
 100
 220
 220 - 240

Operational Conditions

Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)
10 - 80 Unknown - Click to provide data
Operating Temperature (T-T)
0 - 40 Unknown - Click to provide data

Weight & Dimensions

Weight
3.3kg
BEST
6kg
Height
98mm 168mm
Depth
279.4mm 328mm
Width
352mm 372mm

Packaging Content

Remote Control Type
 IR
 IR
Handheld Remote Control
 Handheld remote control
Unknown - Click to provide data
Batteries Included
 Batteries included
Unknown - Click to provide data
Cables Included
 VGA
BEST
 VGA
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