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Panasonic PT-CW330 vs Sony VPL-FHZ700L

Panasonic PT-CW330 vs Sony VPL-FHZ700L

Panasonic PT-CW330
Sony VPL-FHZ700L

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Reasons For

2 Reasons For
3D Edit
The Panasonic PT-CW330 supports 3D, but the Sony VPL-FHZ700L does not support 3D. Read more

3D compatible projectors are able to display 3D content. Most projectors will require you to wear special glasses in order to view the 3D effect.

A 3D projector allows you to view the huge range of 3D films and content that is now available.

Built-in speaker(s) Edit
The Panasonic PT-CW330 has a built-in speaker(s), whereas the Sony VPL-FHZ700L does not have a built-in speaker(s). Read more

A projector with built in speakers is able to play sound as well as display images.

Built in speakers mean that you don't need a separate amplifier to play sound with the projector image.

5 Reasons For
Hugely brighter projector brightness Edit
Sony VPL-FHZ700L is 7,000 ANSI lumens brightness, but the Panasonic PT-CW330 is only a 3,100 ANSI lumens brightness projector (3,900 ANSI lumens dimmer).
Full HD Edit
The Sony VPL-FHZ700L supports full HD, however the Panasonic PT-CW330 does not support full HD. Read more

Full HD projectors can display full HD content such as films and HD TV.

Full HD projectors can display full HD content such as films and HD TV.

DVI port Edit
The Sony VPL-FHZ700L has a DVI port, but the Panasonic PT-CW330 does not have a DVI port.
Quieter noise level Edit
The Sony VPL-FHZ700L is a 33dB noise level projector. That's 4dB quieter than the Panasonic PT-CW330 (33dB). 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.

$15.44 cheaper to run
Over five years the Sony VPL-FHZ700L only costs $104.45 to run whereas the Panasonic PT-CW330 costs $119.89 to run (15% more). Read more

Reasons Against

7 Reasons Against
Two times dimmer projector brightness Edit
The Panasonic PT-CW330 has a projector brightness of 3,100 ANSI lumens, however the Sony VPL-FHZ700L is a 7,000 ANSI lumens brightness projector (3,900 ANSI lumens brighter).
Does not support full HD Edit
The Panasonic PT-CW330 does not support full HD, however the Sony VPL-FHZ700L does. Read more

Full HD projectors can display full HD content such as films and HD TV.

Full HD projectors can display full HD content such as films and HD TV.

Does not have a DVI port Edit
The Panasonic PT-CW330 does not have a DVI port, but the Sony VPL-FHZ700L has a DVI port.
11% louder noise level Edit
The Panasonic PT-CW330 is a 37dB noise level projector. That's 4dB louder than the Sony VPL-FHZ700L (33dB). 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.

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Older by ten months
The Panasonic PT-CW330 is ten months older than the Sony VPL-FHZ700L.
Higher running costs over five years by $15.44
Over five years the Panasonic PT-CW330 costs $119.89 to run which is $15.44 more to run than the Sony VPL-FHZ700L. Show assumptions.
1 Reason Against
Does not have a built-in speaker(s) Edit
The Sony VPL-FHZ700L does not have a built-in speaker(s), but the Panasonic PT-CW330 has a built-in speaker(s). Read more

A projector with built in speakers is able to play sound as well as display images.

Built in speakers mean that you don't need a separate amplifier to play sound with the projector image.

Date Released

45 months Ago 35 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on $ 85.28
Electricity cost - standby $ 34.61
Total running cost $ 119.89
Electricity cost - switched on $ 101.56
Electricity cost - standby $ 2.89
Total running cost $ 104.45
Purchase price $ 6,099.99
Total cost of ownership $ 6,204.44
Details

Energy Efficiency Class

No data No data

Environmental Impact

0.76T
Running this projector over 5 years will generate 0.76 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
19
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.66T
Running this projector over 5 years will generate 0.66 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
17
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Projector

Contrast Ratio (typical)
 8000:1
 8000:1
Projector Native Resolution
 WUXGA (1920x1200)
 WUXGA (1920x1200)
BEST
Projector Brightness
3,100 ANSI lumens 7,000 ANSI lumens
BEST
Keystone Correction, Horizontal
Unknown - Click to provide data -30 - 30
Keystone Correction, Vertical
-15 - 15 -30 - 30
Matrix Size
0.65" 0.95"
BEST
Vertical Synchronization (min)
Unknown - Click to provide data 47kHz
Horizontal Synchronization (max)
Unknown - Click to provide data 93kHz
Vertical Synchronization (max)
Unknown - Click to provide data 93kHz
Horizontal Synchronization (min)
Unknown - Click to provide data 14kHz
Zoom Ratio
 Fixed
 Fixed
Supported Aspect Ratios
 16:10
 16:9
 16:10
 16:9
Screen Size Compatibility
70 - 100 40 - 600
Native Aspect Ratio
 16:10
 16:10
Projection Technology
 DLP
 DLP
Colours
 16.78 million colours
 16.78 million colours

Lamps

Lamp
1lamp(s) 1lamp(s)
Service Life of Lamp (economic Mode)
4,000h Unknown - Click to provide data
Lamp Type
 UHM
 UHM
Bulb Power
280W Unknown - Click to provide data

Lens System

Aperture Range (F-F)
2.6 Unknown - Click to provide data
Focal Length Range (f-F)
5.27 Unknown - Click to provide data
Focus
 Manual
 Manual

Video

3D
 3D
BEST
 3D
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 1600 x 1200 (UXGA)
 1680 x 1050 (WSXGA+)
 1440 x 900 (WXGA+)
 1440 x 900
 1366 х 768
 1280 x 800 (WXGA)
 1280 x 800
 1152 x 864 (XGA+)
 1280 x 720 (HD 720)
 832 x 624
 704 x 576
 720 x 480
 640 x 480 (VGA)
BEST
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 1600 x 1200 (UXGA)
 1680 x 1050 (WSXGA+)
 1440 x 900 (WXGA+)
 1440 x 900
 1366 х 768
 1280 x 800 (WXGA)
 1280 x 800
 1152 x 864 (XGA+)
 1280 x 720 (HD 720)
 832 x 624
 704 x 576
 720 x 480
 640 x 480 (VGA)
Full HD
 Full HD
 Full HD
BEST
3D-Ready
 3D-ready
Unknown - Click to provide data
Analog Signal Format System
 PAL
 PAL M
 PAL N
 SECAM
 NTSC
 NTSC 4.43
 PAL 60
 NTSC 3.58
 PAL
 PAL M
 PAL N
 SECAM
 NTSC
 NTSC 4.43
 PAL 60
 NTSC 3.58

Ports & Interfaces

RS-232 Port
1 1
BNC Input Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
DVI Port
 DVI port
 DVI port
BEST
S-Video Inputs
1 1
Component Video (YPbPr/YCbCr) in
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
PC Audio in
 PC Audio in
Unknown - Click to provide data
Serial Interface Type
 RS-232
 RS-232
PC in (D-Sub)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 PC in (D-Sub)
Headphone Outputs
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Composite Video in
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
USB 2.0 Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Port
1 1
HDMI Port
1 1
VGA (D-Sub) Port
3
BEST
2
AC (power) in
Unknown - Click to provide data
 AC (power) in

Networking

Wi-Fi
 Wi-Fi
 Wi-Fi
Bluetooth
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Bluetooth
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

Noise Level
37dB 33dB
BEST
Noise Level (economic Mode)
33dB Unknown - Click to provide data
Heat Dissipation
Unknown - Click to provide data 1,696BTU/h
Dot Clock Scanning Frequency
162MHz Unknown - Click to provide data
Horizontal Scan Range
15 - 100 14 - 93
Vertical Scan Range
24 - 120 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)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 On Screen Display (OSD)
HDCP
 HDCP
 HDCP

Multimedia

Built-In Speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
BEST
 Built-in speaker(s)
RMS Rated Power
10W Unknown - Click to provide data
Built-In Speaker
1 Unknown - Click to provide data

Design

Ceiling Mountable
 Ceiling mountable
Unknown - Click to provide data
Form Factor
 Desktop
 Desktop
Colour
 White
 Black
 White
 Black
LED Indicators
 LED indicators
 LED indicators
Product Type
 Desktop projector
 Desktop projector

Display

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

Power

Power Source
 AC
 AC
Power Consumption (standby)
6W 0.5W
BEST
Power Consumption (typical)
340W
BEST
404W
Power Consumption (max)
Unknown - Click to provide data 497W
AC Adapter Frequency
 50
 60
 50/60
 50
 60
 50/60
AC Adapter Input Voltage
Unknown - Click to provide data 100 - 240
AC Input Frequency
 50
 60
 50
 60
AC Input Voltage
 100
 100 - 240
 100
 100 - 240

Operational Conditions

Operating Altitude
0 - 3000 Unknown - Click to provide data
Storage Relative Humidity (H-H)
Unknown - Click to provide data 20 - 80
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)
20 - 80 35 - 85
Storage Temperature (T-T)
Unknown - Click to provide data -10 - 60
Operating Temperature (T-T)
5 - 40 0 - 40

Weight & Dimensions

Weight
7.7kg
BEST
22kg
Height
250mm 204mm
Depth
367mm 545mm
Width
357mm 530mm

Packaging Content

Manual
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Manual
Handheld Remote Control
 Handheld remote control
 Handheld remote control
Warranty Card
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Warranty card
Cables Included
 VGA
 AC
 VGA
 AC

Technical Details

RS-232C
Unknown - Click to provide data
 RS-232C
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