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Sony VPL-DX147 vs Sony VPL-SW235

Sony VPL-DX147 vs Sony VPL-SW235

Sony VPL-DX147
Sony VPL-SW235

Top Prices

Factory Outlet Store
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In stock
eBay
Checked 21 hours ago
Standard delivery: $49.00
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Checked 17 hours ago
In stock

Reasons For

3 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).
$19 cheaper
The Sony VPL-DX147 costs $779.95, whereas the Sony VPL-SW235 is $799.00.
$7.55 cheaper to run
The Sony VPL-DX147 is $7.55 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).
Quieter noise level Edit
The Sony VPL-SW235 is a 34dB noise level projector. That's 4dB quieter than the Sony VPL-DX147 (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.

1 shops are selling it
The more sellers stock the product, the greater competition amongst sellers to keep prices low.

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).
Louder noise level Edit
The Sony VPL-DX147 has a noise level of 38dB, but the Sony VPL-SW235 is a 34dB noise level projector (4dB 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.

Not as many stockists
Only 1 store sell the Sony VPL-DX147, however 2 shops sell the Sony VPL-SW235. 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.
4 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).
More expensive by $19
The Sony VPL-SW235 is $19.05 more expensive than the Sony VPL-DX147.
Older by two months
The Sony VPL-SW235 is two months older than the Sony VPL-DX147.
$7.55 more expensive to run over five years
The running costs of the Sony VPL-SW235 are $65.99 which is $7.55 more than the Sony VPL-DX147 over five years. Show assumptions.

Date Released

34 months Ago 35 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on $ 55.55
Electricity cost - standby $ 2.89
Total running cost $ 58.44
Purchase price $ 779.95
Total cost of ownership $ 838.39
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Electricity cost - switched on $ 63.10
Electricity cost - standby $ 2.89
Total running cost $ 65.99
Purchase price $ 799.00
Total cost of ownership $ 864.99
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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
Native Aspect Ratio
 4:3
 4:3
Projection Technology
 LCD
 LCD

Lamps

Lamp
1lamp(s) 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
 3D
 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
 Full HD
 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 Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
DVI Port
 DVI port
 DVI port
S-Video Inputs
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 Connector Type
 USB Type-A
 USB Type-B
 USB Type-A
 USB Type-B
USB 2.0 Port
2 2
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Port
1 1
HDMI Port
1 1
VGA (D-Sub) Port
1 3
BEST
AC (power) in
Unknown - Click to provide data
 AC (power) in

Networking

Wi-Fi
 Wi-Fi
Unknown - Click to provide data
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 34dB
BEST
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
Built-In Speaker
1 1

Design

Cable Lock Slot
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Cable lock slot
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)
0.5W 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
 60
 50
 60
AC Input Voltage
 100
 100 - 240
 100
 100 - 240
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
Batteries Included
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Batteries included
Quick Start Guide
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Quick start guide
Warranty Card
 Warranty card
Unknown - Click to provide data
Cables Included
 AC
 VGA
 AC
 VGA
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