Sony VPL-CW276 vs Sony VPL-SW235

Sony VPL-CW276
Sony VPL-SW235

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Reasons For

8 Reasons For
2,200 ANSI lumens brighter projector brightness Edit
The Sony VPL-CW276 has a projector brightness of 5,200 ANSI lumens, however the Sony VPL-SW235 is only a 3,000 ANSI lumens brightness projector (2,200 ANSI lumens dimmer).
0.16" bigger matrix size Edit
The Sony VPL-CW276 has a matrix size of 0.75", whereas the Sony VPL-SW235 is only a 0.59" matrix size projector (0.16" smaller).
43% brighter colour light output Edit
The Sony VPL-CW276 is a 5,200 ANSI lumens colour light output projector. That's 2,200 ANSI lumens brighter than the Sony VPL-SW235 (3,000 ANSI lumens).
Brighter projector brightness (economic mode) Edit
The Sony VPL-CW276 is a 4,200 ANSI lumens brightness in economy mode projector. That's 2,500 ANSI lumens brighter than the Sony VPL-SW235 (1,700 ANSI lumens).
3,000h longer service life of lamp (economic mode) Edit
Sony VPL-CW276 is 4,000h service life of lamp in economic mode, but the Sony VPL-SW235 is only a 1,000h service life of lamp in economic mode projector (3,000h shorter).
Bigger bulb power Edit
Sony VPL-CW276 is 280W lamp power, but the Sony VPL-SW235 is only a 210W lamp power projector (70W smaller).
Two HDMI ports quantitys Edit
The number of HDMI ports quantitys on the Sony VPL-CW276 is two, but the Sony VPL-SW235 only has one HDMI ports quantity.
3 shops are selling it
A greater number of shops increases the chances of the product remaining in stock and also increases the price competition amongst retailers for this projector.
5 Reasons For
3,000h longer service life of lamp Edit
The Sony VPL-SW235 has a service life of lamp of 6,000h, however the Sony VPL-CW276 is only a 3,000h lamp service life projector (3,000h shorter).
6W higher RMS rated power Edit
The Sony VPL-SW235 has an RMS rated power of 16W, however the Sony VPL-CW276 is only a 10W RMS rated power projector (6W lower).
A lot lighter Edit
Sony VPL-SW235 is 4.4kg heavy, but the Sony VPL-CW276 is a 5.7kg heavy projector (1.3kg heavier).
Cheaper by $429
The Sony VPL-SW235 costs $969.95, whereas the Sony VPL-CW276 is $1,399.00.
$34.30 cheaper to run
Over five years the Sony VPL-SW235 is $34.30 cheaper to run than the Sony VPL-CW276. Read more

Reasons Against

5 Reasons Against
3,000h shorter service life of lamp Edit
The Sony VPL-CW276 is a 3,000h lamp service life projector, whereas the Sony VPL-SW235 is a 6,000h lamp service life projector (3,000h longer).
6W lower RMS rated power Edit
The Sony VPL-CW276 has an RMS rated power of 10W, whereas the Sony VPL-SW235 is a 16W RMS rated power projector (6W higher).
23% heavier Edit
The Sony VPL-CW276 has a weight of 5.7kg, however the Sony VPL-SW235 is a 4.4kg heavy projector (1.3kg lighter).
More expensive by $429
The Sony VPL-CW276 is $429.05 more expensive than the Sony VPL-SW235.
Higher running costs over five years by $34.30
The running costs of the Sony VPL-CW276 are $96.82 which is $34.30 more than the Sony VPL-SW235 over five years. Show assumptions.
9 Reasons Against
2,200 ANSI lumens dimmer projector brightness Edit
Sony VPL-SW235 is only 3,000 ANSI lumens brightness, but the Sony VPL-CW276 is a 5,200 ANSI lumens brightness projector (2,200 ANSI lumens brighter).
0.16" smaller matrix size Edit
The Sony VPL-SW235 has a matrix size of 0.59", however the Sony VPL-CW276 is a 0.75" matrix size projector (0.16" bigger).
74% dimmer colour light output Edit
The Sony VPL-SW235 is a 3,000 ANSI lumens colour light output projector. That's 2,200 ANSI lumens dimmer than the Sony VPL-CW276 (3,000 ANSI lumens).
2,500 ANSI lumens dimmer projector brightness (economic mode) Edit
The Sony VPL-SW235 has a projector brightness (economic mode) of 1,700 ANSI lumens. That's 2,500 ANSI lumens dimmer than the Sony VPL-CW276 (1,700 ANSI lumens).
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-CW276 is a 4,000h service life of lamp in economic mode projector (3,000h longer).
70W smaller bulb power Edit
The Sony VPL-SW235 is a 210W lamp power projector, whereas the Sony VPL-CW276 is a 280W lamp power projector (70W bigger).
Only one HDMI ports quantity Edit
The Sony VPL-SW235 is a one HDMI ports quantity projector, whereas the Sony VPL-CW276 only has two HDMI ports quantitys.
Not as many stockists
The Sony VPL-SW235 is only stocked by 1 store, however the Sony VPL-CW276 is stocked by 4 sellers. Read more
Fewer numbers of shops reduces the chances of the product remaining in stock and also reduces the price competition amongst retailers for this projector.
Older by seven months
The Sony VPL-SW235 is seven months older than the Sony VPL-CW276.

Date Released

24 months Ago 32 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on $ 94.08
Electricity cost - standby $ 2.74
Total running cost $ 96.82
Purchase price $ 1,399.00
Total cost of ownership $ 1,495.82
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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

0.65T
Running this projector over 5 years will generate 0.65 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
17
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)
Projector Brightness
5,200 ANSI lumens
BEST
3,000 ANSI lumens
Matrix Type
 3-panel (p-Si TFT active)
 3-panel (p-Si TFT active)
Keystone Correction, Horizontal
+/- 20 Unknown - Click to provide data
Maximum Digital Resolution
 1600 x 1200
 1600 x 1200
BEST
Keystone Correction, Vertical
+/- 30 10
Matrix Size
0.75"
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
5,200 ANSI lumens
BEST
3,000 ANSI lumens
White Light Output
5,200 ANSI lumens Unknown - Click to provide data
Projector Brightness (economic Mode)
4,200 ANSI lumens
BEST
1,700 ANSI lumens
Zoom Ratio
 1.45:1
BEST
 1.45:1
Supported Aspect Ratios
 16:10
 16:9
 4:3
 16:10
 16:9
 4:3
Screen Size Compatibility
40 - 300 57 - 103
Projection Technology
 LCD
 LCD

Lamps

Lamps Quantity
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Service Life of Lamp (economic Mode)
4,000h
BEST
1,000h
Lamp Type
 UHP
 UHP
Bulb Power
280W
BEST
210W
Service Life of Lamp
3,000h 6,000h
BEST

Lens System

Throw Ratio
 1.32 - 1.91:1
BEST
 1.32 - 1.91:1
Vertical Lens Shift Range
-5 - 5 Unknown - Click to provide data
Horizontal Lens Shift Range
-3 - 3 Unknown - Click to provide data
Focus
 Manual
 Manual

Video

3D
 3D
 3D
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 1600 x 1200 (UXGA)
 1280 x 800
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 1280 x 720 (HD 720)
 640 x 480 (VGA)
 1600 x 1200 (UXGA)
 1280 x 800
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 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
 PAL 60
 PAL 4.43
 NTSC 3.58
 NTSC 4.43
 PAL
 PAL M
 PAL N
 SECAM
 NTSC
 PAL 60
 PAL 4.43
 NTSC 3.58
 NTSC 4.43

Ports & Interfaces

RS-232 Ports
1 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
1 1
Composite Video in
1 1
USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
Unknown - Click to provide data 2
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Ports
1 1
HDMI Ports Quantity
2
BEST
1
VGA (D-Sub) Ports Quantity
3 3
AC (power) in
 AC (power) in
 AC (power) in

Networking

Wi-Fi
 Wi-Fi
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

Heat Dissipation
1,348BTU/h
BEST
1,075BTU/h
Horizontal Scan Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 14 - 93
Vertical Scan Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 47 - 93
On Screen Display (OSD) Languages
 DUT
 ARA
 GRE
 THA
 NOR
 RUS
 ENG
 FIN
 FRE
 DEU
 JPN
 POL
 POR
 ESP
 SWE
 TUR
 HUN
 KOR
 CHI (TR)
 CHI (SIMPL)
 PER
 VIE
 IND
 ITA
 DUT
 ARA
 GRE
 THA
 NOR
 RUS
 ENG
 FIN
 FRE
 DEU
 JPN
 POL
 POR
 ESP
 SWE
 TUR
 HUN
 KOR
 CHI (TR)
 CHI (SIMPL)
 PER
 VIE
 IND
 ITA
On Screen Display (OSD)
 On Screen Display (OSD)
 On Screen Display (OSD)
HDCP
Unknown - Click to provide data
 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
10W 16W
BEST
Number of Built-In Speakers
1 1

Design

Cable Lock Slot
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Cable lock slot
Colour of Product
 White
 White
LED Indicators
 LED indicators
Unknown - Click to provide data
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)
395W 251W
BEST
Power Consumption (PowerSave)
Unknown - Click to provide data 219W
Power Consumption (max)
Unknown - Click to provide data 315W
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)
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 - 40 0 - 40

Weight & Dimensions

Weight
5.7kg 4.4kg
BEST
Height
113mm 138.7mm
Depth
330.5mm 310mm
Width
406mm 365mm

Packaging Content

Manual
 Manual
 Manual
Handheld Remote Control
 Handheld remote control
 Handheld remote control
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