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Panasonic PT-DX610 vs Sony VPL-FH500L

Panasonic PT-DX610 vs Sony VPL-FH500L

Panasonic PT-DX610
Sony VPL-FH500L

Top Prices

Techno Outlet Site
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Delivery unknown
Factory Outlet Store
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In stock
eBay
Checked 18 hours ago

Reasons For

2 Reasons For
Ethernet LAN Edit
The Panasonic PT-DX610 has an Ethernet LAN, however the Sony VPL-FH500L does not.
Cheaper by $3,050
The Panasonic PT-DX610 costs $4,949.55, whereas the Sony VPL-FH500L is $7,999.95.
4 Reasons For
8% brighter projector brightness Edit
The Sony VPL-FH500L has a projector brightness of 7,000 ANSI lumens. That's 500 ANSI lumens brighter than the Panasonic PT-DX610 (7,000 ANSI lumens).
Built-in display Edit
The Sony VPL-FH500L has a built-in display, but the Panasonic PT-DX610 does not.
Available from 1 shops
A greater number of retailers increases the chances of this projector remaining in stock and also increases the price competition amongst retailers for the product.
53% cheaper to run
The Sony VPL-FH500L is $117.42 cheaper to run than the Panasonic PT-DX610 over five years. Read more

Reasons Against

4 Reasons Against
Slightly dimmer projector brightness Edit
Panasonic PT-DX610 is only 6,500 ANSI lumens brightness, but the Sony VPL-FH500L is a 7,000 ANSI lumens brightness projector (500 ANSI lumens brighter).
Not as many stockists
The Panasonic PT-DX610 is only stocked by 1 shop, however the Sony VPL-FH500L is stocked by 2 retailers. 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 seven months
The Panasonic PT-DX610 is seven months older than the Sony VPL-FH500L.
$117.42 more expensive to run over five years
The running costs over five years of the Panasonic PT-DX610 are $219.70 which is $117.42 more than the Sony VPL-FH500L. Show assumptions.
1 Reason Against
$3,050 more expensive
The Sony VPL-FH500L is more expensive than the Panasonic PT-DX610 by $3,050.40.

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Date Released

46 months Ago 38 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on $ 173.45
Electricity cost - standby $ 46.25
Total running cost $ 219.70
Purchase price $ 4,949.55
Total cost of ownership $ 5,169.25
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Electricity cost - switched on $ 100.55
Electricity cost - standby $ 1.73
Total running cost $ 102.28
Purchase price $ 7,999.95
Total cost of ownership $ 8,102.23
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Energy Efficiency Class

No data No data

Environmental Impact

1.4T
Running this projector over 5 years will generate 1.4 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
36
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
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.

Projector

Contrast Ratio (typical)
 2000:1
 2000:1
Projector Native Resolution
 WUXGA (1920x1200)
 WUXGA (1920x1200)
BEST
Projector Brightness
6,500 ANSI lumens 7,000 ANSI lumens
BEST
Projection Distance
1.27 - 15.24 1.02 - 15.24
Supported Aspect Ratios
 4:3
 4:3
Screen Size Compatibility
50 - 600 Unknown - Click to provide data
Native Aspect Ratio
 4:3
 4:3
Projection Technology
 DLP
 DLP

Lamps

Lamp Type
 UHM
 UHM
Bulb Power
Unknown - Click to provide data 275W
Service Life of Lamp
Unknown - Click to provide data 4,000h

Lens System

Focus
 Manual
 Manual

Video

3D
 3D
 3D
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 4.43
 PAL 60
 PAL
 PAL M
 PAL N
 SECAM
 NTSC
 NTSC 4.43
 PAL 60

Ports & Interfaces

RS-232 Port
2
BEST
1
BNC Input Port
5 Unknown - Click to provide data
DVI Port
 DVI port
Unknown - Click to provide data
S-Video Inputs
1 1
Component Video (YPbPr/YCbCr) in
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Composite Video in
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Port
1 1
HDMI Port
1 1
VGA (D-Sub) Port
1 1
AC (power) in
 AC (power) in
Unknown - Click to provide data

Networking

Wi-Fi
 Wi-Fi
 Wi-Fi
Ethernet LAN
 Ethernet LAN
BEST
 Ethernet LAN

Storage

Card Reader Integrated
 Card reader integrated
 Card reader integrated

Performance

Noise Level
35dB 35dB
Horizontal Scan Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 14 - 93
Vertical Scan Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 47 - 93

Multimedia

Built-In Speaker(s)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Built-in speaker(s)

Design

Form Factor
 Desktop
 Desktop
Colour
 Black
 White
 Black
 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
BEST

Power

Power Source
 AC
 AC
Power Consumption (standby)
8W 0.3W
BEST
Power Consumption (typical)
690W 400W
BEST
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

Operational Conditions

Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)
20 - 80 Unknown - Click to provide data
Storage Temperature (T-T)
Unknown - Click to provide data -20 - 60
Operating Temperature (T-T)
0 - 45 0 - 40

Weight & Dimensions

Weight
15.1kg 8kg
BEST
Height
175mm 148mm
Depth
432mm 477mm
Width
498mm 390mm

Packaging Content

Manual
 Manual
 Manual
Handheld Remote Control
 Handheld remote control
 Handheld remote control
Cables Included
 USB
BEST
 USB
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