Sony VPL-DX147 vs Sony VPL-SW235

Sony VPL-DX147
Sony VPL-SW235

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Reasons For

8 Reasons For
7% brighter projector brightness Edit
Sony VPL-DX147 is 3,200 ANSI lumens brightness. That's 200 ANSI lumens brighter than the Sony VPL-SW235 (3,000 ANSI lumens).
7% bigger matrix size Edit
The Sony VPL-DX147 is a 0.63" matrix size projector. That's 0.04" bigger than the Sony VPL-SW235 (0.59").
Slightly brighter colour light output Edit
The Sony VPL-DX147 has a colour light output of 3,200 ANSI lumens, whereas the Sony VPL-SW235 is only a 3,000 ANSI lumens colour light output projector (200 ANSI lumens dimmer).
90% longer service life of lamp (economic mode) Edit
The Sony VPL-DX147 is a 10,000h service life of lamp in economic mode projector. That's 9,000h longer than the Sony VPL-SW235 (1,000h).
Lighter Edit
Sony VPL-DX147 is 2.6kg heavy. That's 1.8kg lighter than the Sony VPL-SW235 (4.4kg).
$245 cheaper
The Sony VPL-DX147 costs $725.00, whereas the Sony VPL-SW235 is $969.95.
Available from 1 shops
The more retailers stock this projector, the greater competition amongst retailers to keep prices low.
$7.15 cheaper to run
The Sony VPL-DX147 is $7.15 cheaper to run than the Sony VPL-SW235 over five years. Read more
3 Reasons For
17% longer service life of lamp Edit
The Sony VPL-SW235 has a service life of lamp of 6,000h, however the Sony VPL-DX147 is only a 5,000h lamp service life projector (1,000h shorter).
Three VGA (D-Sub) ports quantitys Edit
The Sony VPL-SW235 has three VGA (D-Sub) ports quantitys, however the Sony VPL-DX147 only has one VGA (D-Sub) ports quantity.
Vastly higher RMS rated power Edit
The Sony VPL-SW235 has an RMS rated power of 16W, however the Sony VPL-DX147 is only a 1W RMS rated power projector (15W lower).

Reasons Against

3 Reasons Against
20% shorter service life of lamp Edit
The Sony VPL-DX147 has a service life of lamp of 5,000h. That's 1,000h shorter than the Sony VPL-SW235 (6,000h).
Two less VGA (D-Sub) ports quantitys Edit
The Sony VPL-DX147 has one VGA (D-Sub) ports quantity, however the Sony VPL-SW235 only has three VGA (D-Sub) ports quantitys.
Fifteen times lower RMS rated power Edit
The Sony VPL-DX147 is a 1W RMS rated power projector. That's 15W lower than the Sony VPL-SW235 (16W).
9 Reasons Against
A bit dimmer projector brightness Edit
Sony VPL-SW235 is only 3,000 ANSI lumens brightness, but the Sony VPL-DX147 is a 3,200 ANSI lumens brightness projector (200 ANSI lumens brighter).
Marginally smaller matrix size Edit
The Sony VPL-SW235 has a matrix size of 0.59", however the Sony VPL-DX147 is a 0.63" matrix size projector (0.04" bigger).
Dimmer colour light output Edit
The Sony VPL-SW235 is a 3,000 ANSI lumens colour light output projector. That's 200 ANSI lumens dimmer than the Sony VPL-DX147 (3,000 ANSI lumens).
Significantly shorter service life of lamp (economic mode) Edit
The Sony VPL-SW235 is a 1,000h service life of lamp in economic mode projector, whereas the Sony VPL-DX147 is a 10,000h service life of lamp in economic mode projector (9,000h longer).
1.8kg heavier Edit
Sony VPL-SW235 is 4.4kg heavy, but the Sony VPL-DX147 is a 2.6kg heavy projector (1.8kg lighter).
More expensive by $245
The Sony VPL-SW235 is $244.95 more expensive than the Sony VPL-DX147.
Not as many stockists
The Sony VPL-SW235 is only stocked by 1 store, however the Sony VPL-DX147 is stocked by 2 stores. Read more
Fewer numbers of sellers reduces the chances of the product remaining in stock and also reduces the price competition amongst retailers for this projector.
Older by two months
The Sony VPL-SW235 is two months older than the Sony VPL-DX147.
$7.15 more expensive to run over five years
The running costs of the Sony VPL-SW235 are $62.52 which is $7.15 more than the Sony VPL-DX147 over five years. Show assumptions.

Date Released

30 months Ago 32 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on $ 52.63
Electricity cost - standby $ 2.74
Total running cost $ 55.37
Purchase price $ 725.00
Total cost of ownership $ 780.37
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Electricity cost - switched on $ 59.78
Electricity cost - standby $ 2.74
Total running cost $ 62.52
Purchase price $ 969.95
Total cost of ownership $ 1,032.47
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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).
9
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.42T
Running this projector over 5 years will generate 0.42 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
11
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Projector

Contrast Ratio (typical)
 3000:1
 3000:1
Projector Native Resolution
 WXGA (1280x800)
 WXGA (1280x800)
BEST
Projector Brightness
3,200 ANSI lumens
BEST
3,000 ANSI lumens
Maximum Digital Resolution
 1600 x 1200
 1600 x 1200
BEST
Keystone Correction, Vertical
-30 - 30 10
Matrix Size
0.63"
BEST
0.59"
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
3,200 ANSI lumens
BEST
3,000 ANSI lumens
Projector Brightness (economic Mode)
Unknown - Click to provide data 1,700 ANSI lumens
Zoom Ratio
 1.3:1
BEST
 1.3:1
Supported Aspect Ratios
 4:3
 16:10
 16:9
 4:3
 16:10
 16:9
Screen Size Compatibility
30 - 300 57 - 103
Projection Technology
 LCD
 LCD

Lamps

Lamps Quantity
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Service Life of Lamp (economic Mode)
10,000h
BEST
1,000h
Lamp Type
 UHP
 UHP
Bulb Power
210W 210W
Service Life of Lamp
5,000h 6,000h
BEST

Lens System

Throw Ratio
 0.46:1
 0.46:1
Digital Zoom
4x Unknown - Click to provide data
Focus
 Manual
 Manual

Video

3D
Unknown - Click to provide data
 3D
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 1600 x 1200 (UXGA)
 1280 x 720 (HD 720)
 640 x 480 (VGA)
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 1600 x 1200 (UXGA)
 1280 x 720 (HD 720)
 640 x 480 (VGA)
BEST
Full HD
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Full HD
HD-Ready
Unknown - Click to provide data
 HD-Ready
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

RS-232 Ports
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
DVI Port
 DVI port
 DVI port
S-Video Inputs Quantity
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
PC Audio in
Unknown - Click to provide data
 PC Audio in
PC Audio Out
Unknown - Click to provide data
 PC Audio out
Microphone in
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Microphone in
Audio (L,R) in
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Composite Video in
1 1
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

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
 Card reader integrated

Performance

Noise Level
38dB Unknown - Click to provide data
Noise Level (economic Mode)
35dB Unknown - Click to provide data
Heat Dissipation
1,014BTU/h 1,075BTU/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
Other Operating Systems Supported
 Android
 iOS
 Android
 iOS

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

Cable Lock Slot
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Cable lock slot
Form Factor
 Desktop
 Desktop
Colour of Product
 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)
0.5W 0.5W
Power Consumption (typical)
221W
BEST
251W
Power Consumption (PowerSave)
Unknown - Click to provide data 219W
Power Consumption (max)
298W 315W
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)
6.1 Unknown - Click to provide data

Operational Conditions

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

Weight & Dimensions

Weight
2.6kg
BEST
4.4kg
Height
75mm 138.7mm
Depth
230.5mm 310mm
Width
315mm 365mm

Packaging Content

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