Epson 4770W vs Sony VPL-VW350ES

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Epson 4770W
Sony VPL-VW350ES

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Reasons For

5 Reasons For
70% brighter projector brightness Edit
The Epson 4770W is a 5,000 ANSI lumens brightness projector. That's 3,500 ANSI lumens brighter than the Sony VPL-VW350ES (1,500 ANSI lumens).
18% bigger bulb power Edit
The Epson 4770W has a bulb power of 280W. That's 50W bigger than the Sony VPL-VW350ES (230W).
Two USB 2.0 ports quantitys Edit
The Epson 4770W has two USB 2.0 ports quantitys, however the Sony VPL-VW350ES only has one USB 2.0 ports quantity.
$6,264 cheaper
The Epson 4770W is $6,264.01 cheaper than the Sony VPL-VW350ES.
Available from 2 shops
A greater number of retailers increases the price competition amongst retailers for this projector and also increases the chances of the product remaining in stock.
3 Reasons For
Full HD Edit
The Sony VPL-VW350ES supports full HD, whereas the Epson 4770W 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.

Quieter noise level Edit
The Sony VPL-VW350ES is a 26dB noise level projector. That's 12dB quieter than the Epson 4770W (26dB). 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.

32% cheaper to run
Over five years the Sony VPL-VW350ES is $38.34 cheaper to run than the Epson 4770W. Read more

Reasons Against

3 Reasons Against
Does not support full HD Edit
The Epson 4770W does not support full HD, whereas the Sony VPL-VW350ES supports 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.

12dB louder noise level Edit
The Epson 4770W has a noise level of 38dB, whereas the Sony VPL-VW350ES is a 26dB noise level projector (12dB 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.

46% higher running costs over five years
Over five years the running costs of the Epson 4770W are $120.96 which is $38.34 more than the Sony VPL-VW350ES. Show assumptions.
6 Reasons Against
Vastly dimmer projector brightness Edit
The Sony VPL-VW350ES has a projector brightness of 1,500 ANSI lumens, however the Epson 4770W is a 5,000 ANSI lumens brightness projector (3,500 ANSI lumens brighter).
Smaller bulb power Edit
Sony VPL-VW350ES is only 230W lamp power, but the Epson 4770W is a 280W lamp power projector (50W bigger).
One less USB 2.0 ports quantity Edit
The number of USB 2.0 ports quantitys on the Sony VPL-VW350ES is one, but the Epson 4770W only has two USB 2.0 ports quantitys.
More expensive by $6,264
The Sony VPL-VW350ES is $6,264.01 more expensive than the Epson 4770W.
Less retailers
The Sony VPL-VW350ES is only stocked by 1 store, whereas the Epson 4770W is stocked by 3 retailers. Read more
Fewer numbers of shops reduces the price competition amongst retailers for the product and also reduces the chances of this projector remaining in stock.
Older by two months
The Sony VPL-VW350ES is two months older than the Epson 4770W.

Awards

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Date Released

21 months Ago 23 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on $ 97.41
Electricity cost - standby $ 23.55
Total running cost $ 120.96
Purchase price $ 1,930.99
Total cost of ownership $ 2,051.95
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Electricity cost - switched on $ 80.98
Electricity cost - standby $ 1.64
Total running cost $ 82.62
Purchase price $ 8,195.00
Total cost of ownership $ 8,277.62
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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.
0.55T
Running this projector over 5 years will generate 0.55 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
14
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Projector

Projector Native Resolution
 DCI 4K (4096 x 2160)
 DCI 4K (4096 x 2160)
BEST
Projector Brightness
5,000 ANSI lumens
BEST
1,500 ANSI lumens
Matrix Type
 3-panel (p-Si TFT active)
 3-panel (p-Si TFT active)
Keystone Correction, Horizontal
-30 - 30 Unknown - Click to provide data
Keystone Correction, Vertical
-30 - 30 Unknown - Click to provide data
Uniformity
90% Unknown - Click to provide data
Colour Light Output
5,000 ANSI lumens Unknown - Click to provide data
White Light Output
5,000 ANSI lumens Unknown - Click to provide data
Number of Colours
1,070M Unknown - Click to provide data
Zoom Ratio
 1.2:1
BEST
 1.2:1
Supported Aspect Ratios
 16:10
 4:3
 16:10
 4:3
Screen Size Compatibility
30 - 300 60 - 300
Projection Technology
 LCD
 LCD
Number of Colours
 1.073 billion colours
 1.073 billion colours

Lamps

Lamps Quantity
1 1
Service Life of Lamp (economic Mode)
5,000h Unknown - Click to provide data
Lamp Type
 UHE
 UHE
Bulb Power
280W
BEST
230W
Service Life of Lamp
4,000h Unknown - Click to provide data

Lens System

Vertical Lens Shift Range
-70 - 70 Unknown - Click to provide data
Horizontal Lens Shift Range
-38 - 38 Unknown - Click to provide data
Aperture Range (F-F)
1.5 - 2.14 Unknown - Click to provide data
Focal Length Range (f-F)
16.72 - 33.47 Unknown - Click to provide data
Focus
 Manual
 Manual

Video

3D
Unknown - Click to provide data
 3D
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 1400 x 1050 (SXGA+)
 1280 x 1024 (SXGA)
 800 x 600 (SVGA)
 640 x 480 (VGA)
 4096 x 2160
 3840 x 2160
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 1280 x 720 (HD 720)
 1400 x 1050 (SXGA+)
 1280 x 1024 (SXGA)
 800 x 600 (SVGA)
 640 x 480 (VGA)
 4096 x 2160
 3840 x 2160
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 1280 x 720 (HD 720)
BEST
Full HD
 Full HD
 Full HD
BEST
3D-Ready
Unknown - Click to provide data
 3D-ready
HD-Ready
 HD-Ready
 HD-Ready
Analog Signal Format System
 PAL
 NTSC
 SECAM
 PAL
 NTSC
 SECAM

Ports & Interfaces

RS-232 Ports
1 1
BNC Input Ports
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
DVI Port
 DVI port
Unknown - Click to provide data
S-Video Inputs Quantity
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Serial Interface Type
 RS-232
 RS-232
DC-In Jack
 DC-in jack
Unknown - Click to provide data
DisplayPorts Quantity
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Audio (L,R) in
4 Unknown - Click to provide data
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
2
BEST
1
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Ports
1 1
HDMI Ports Quantity
1 1
VGA (D-Sub) Ports Quantity
2 Unknown - Click to provide data

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
Unknown - Click to provide data

Performance

Noise Level
38dB 26dB
BEST
Noise Level (economic Mode)
32dB Unknown - Click to provide data
Dot Clock Scanning Frequency
162MHz Unknown - Click to provide data
Horizontal Scan Range
15 - 92 Unknown - Click to provide data
Vertical Scan Range
50 - 85 Unknown - Click to provide data
HDCP
 HDCP
Unknown - Click to provide data

Design

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

Power

Power Source
 AC
 AC
Power Consumption (standby)
4.3W 0.3W
BEST
Power Consumption (typical)
409W 340W
BEST
Power Consumption (economy Mode)
311W Unknown - Click to provide data
Power Consumption (PowerSave)
0.41W Unknown - Click to provide data
Power Consumption (max)
409W Unknown - Click to provide data
AC Adapter Frequency
 60
 56/60
 50
 50/60
 60
 56/60
 50
 50/60
AC Adapter Input Voltage
100 - 240 100 - 240
Voltage Tolerance
10% Unknown - Click to provide data
AC Input Frequency
 56/60
 60
 50
 50/60
 56/60
 60
 50
 50/60
AC Input Voltage
 100 - 240
 100
 100 - 240
 100

Operational Conditions

Operating Temperature (T-T)
0 - 45 Unknown - Click to provide data

Weight & Dimensions

Weight
6.5kg Unknown - Click to provide data
Height
134mm 202mm
Depth
320mm 464mm
Width
472mm 496mm

Packaging Content

Remote Control Type
 IR
 IR
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
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Warranty card
AC Adapter Included
Unknown - Click to provide data
 AC adapter included

Technical Details

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