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Optoma HD28DSE vs Sony MP-CL1

Optoma HD28DSE vs Sony MP-CL1

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Optoma HD28DSE
Sony MP-CL1

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Reasons For

7 Reasons For
99% brighter projector brightness Edit
Optoma HD28DSE is 3,000 ANSI lumens brightness. That's 2,963 ANSI lumens brighter than the Sony MP-CL1 (37 ANSI lumens).
67% longer service life of lamp Edit
The Optoma HD28DSE has a service life of lamp of 6,000h. That's 4,000h longer than the Sony MP-CL1 (2,000h).
3D Edit
The Optoma HD28DSE supports 3D, whereas the Sony MP-CL1 does not. 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.

Ethernet LAN Edit
The Optoma HD28DSE has an Ethernet LAN, however the Sony MP-CL1 does not have an Ethernet LAN.
Built-in speaker(s) Edit
The Optoma HD28DSE has a built-in speaker(s), however the Sony MP-CL1 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.

Handheld remote control Edit
The Optoma HD28DSE has a handheld remote control, but the Sony MP-CL1 does not.
Available from 10 shops
The more retailers stock this projector, the greater competition amongst retailers to keep prices low.
3 Reasons For
Wi-Fi Edit
The Sony MP-CL1 supports Wi-Fi, but the Optoma HD28DSE does not support Wi-Fi. Read more

Wi-Fi projectors can connect to your local WiFi network which means that you display content from other devices connected to the same network.

Wi-Fi projectors allow you display content from other devices connected to the same network without the need to use a cable.

7dB quieter noise level Edit
The Sony MP-CL1 has a noise level of 26dB, whereas the Optoma HD28DSE is a 33dB noise level projector (7dB louder). 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.

$283 cheaper
The Sony MP-CL1 is $283 cheaper than the Optoma HD28DSE.

Reasons Against

2 Reasons Against
Louder noise level Edit
The Optoma HD28DSE has a noise level of 33dB, but the Sony MP-CL1 is a 26dB noise level projector (7dB 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.

$283 more expensive
The Optoma HD28DSE is more expensive than the Sony MP-CL1 by $283.
5 Reasons Against
Eighty-one times dimmer projector brightness Edit
The Sony MP-CL1 is a 37 ANSI lumens brightness projector. That's 2,963 ANSI lumens dimmer than the Optoma HD28DSE (37 ANSI lumens).
2x shorter service life of lamp Edit
Sony MP-CL1 is only 2,000h lamp service life. That's 4,000h shorter than the Optoma HD28DSE (2,000h).
Does not have a built-in speaker(s) Edit
The Sony MP-CL1 does not have a built-in speaker(s), whereas the Optoma HD28DSE does. 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.

Does not have a handheld remote control Edit
The Sony MP-CL1 does not have a handheld remote control, however the Optoma HD28DSE has a handheld remote control.
Fewer sellers
Only 4 stores sells the Sony MP-CL1, but 14 stores sell the Optoma HD28DSE. Read more
The smaller the number of retailers that stock this projector, the lower the competition amongst retailers to keep prices low.

Awards

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Date Released

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Projector

Contrast Ratio (typical)
 80000:1
 80000:1
BEST
Projector Native Resolution
 1080p (1920x1080)
BEST
 1080p (1920x1080)
Projector Brightness
3,000 ANSI lumens
BEST
37 ANSI lumens
Keystone Correction, Horizontal
40 Unknown - Click to provide data
Keystone Correction, Vertical
40 Unknown - Click to provide data
Uniformity
80% Unknown - Click to provide data
Zoom Ratio
 1.1:1
BEST
 1.1:1
Projection Distance
1.5 - 10 1.15 - 1.15
Supported Aspect Ratios
 16:10
 16:9
 4:3
 16:10
 16:9
 4:3
Screen Size Compatibility
41.8 - 300 40 - 120
Native Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Projection Technology
 DLP
 DLP
Colours
 1.073 billion colours
 1.073 billion colours

Lamps

Service Life of Lamp (economic Mode)
4,000h Unknown - Click to provide data
Bulb Power
210W Unknown - Click to provide data
Service Life of Lamp
6,000h
BEST
2,000h

Lens System

Throw Ratio
 1.48 - 1.62
 1.48 - 1.62
Digital Zoom
1.1x Unknown - Click to provide data
Offset
116% Unknown - Click to provide data
Aperture Range (F-F)
2.5 - 2.67 Unknown - Click to provide data
Focal Length Range (f-F)
21.9 - 24 Unknown - Click to provide data

Video

3D
 3D
BEST
 3D
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 1600 x 1200 (UXGA)
 1280 x 1024 (SXGA)
 1360 x 768 (WXGA)
 1024 x 768 (XGA)
 800 x 600 (SVGA)
 640 x 480 (VGA)
BEST
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 1600 x 1200 (UXGA)
 1280 x 1024 (SXGA)
 1360 x 768 (WXGA)
 1024 x 768 (XGA)
 800 x 600 (SVGA)
 640 x 480 (VGA)
Full HD
 Full HD
Unknown - Click to provide data

Ports & Interfaces

DVI Port
 DVI port
 DVI port
PC Audio Out
 PC Audio out
Unknown - Click to provide data
Headphone Outputs
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
USB Connector Type
 USB Type-A
 Micro-USB A
 USB Type-A
 Micro-USB A
USB 2.0 Port
2 Unknown - Click to provide data
HDMI Port
2
BEST
1
HDMI Connector Type
 Full-size
 Full-size
AC (power) in
 AC (power) in
Unknown - Click to provide data

Networking

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

Storage

Card Reader Integrated
 Card reader integrated
 Card reader integrated

Performance

Noise Level
33dB 26dB
BEST
Noise Level (economic Mode)
28dB Unknown - Click to provide data
Horizontal Scan Range
15.375 - 91.146 Unknown - Click to provide data
Vertical Scan Range
24 - 85 Unknown - Click to provide data
On Screen Display (OSD) Languages
 CZE
 THA
 NOR
 RUS
 ENG
 FIN
 FRE
 DEU
 ITA
 JPN
 POL
 POR
 ESP
 SWE
 TUR
 HUN
 KOR
 RUM
 CHI (TR)
 CHI (SIMPL)
 VIE
 IND
 DAN
 DUT
 ARA
 GRE
 CZE
 THA
 NOR
 RUS
 ENG
 FIN
 FRE
 DEU
 ITA
 JPN
 POL
 POR
 ESP
 SWE
 TUR
 HUN
 KOR
 RUM
 CHI (TR)
 CHI (SIMPL)
 VIE
 IND
 DAN
 DUT
 ARA
 GRE
On Screen Display (OSD)
 On Screen Display (OSD)
Unknown - Click to provide data
HDCP
Unknown - Click to provide data
 HDCP

Multimedia

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

Design

Cable Lock Slot
 Cable lock slot
Unknown - Click to provide data
Cable Lock Slot Type
 Kensington
 Kensington
Form Factor
 Portable
 Portable
Colour
 White
 Black
 White
 Black
Product Type
 Portable projector
 Portable projector

Display

Built-In Display
 Built-in display
 Built-in display

Power

Power Source
 AC
 DC
 AC
 DC
Power Consumption (standby)
0.5W Unknown - Click to provide data
Power Consumption (PowerSave)
193W Unknown - Click to provide data
Power Consumption (max)
233W Unknown - Click to provide data
USB Powered
Unknown - Click to provide data
 USB powered
AC Adapter Output Voltage
Unknown - Click to provide data 5
AC Input Voltage
 110 - 220
 220
 110 - 220
 220

Battery

Battery Life (max)
Unknown - Click to provide data 2h
Battery Type
AA Unknown - Click to provide data

Operational Conditions

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

Certificates

RoHS Compliance
 RoHS compliance
Unknown - Click to provide data

Weight & Dimensions

Weight
2.6kg 210g
BEST
Height
114mm 13mm
Depth
224mm 77mm
Width
315mm 149.5mm

Packaging Content

Remote Control Type
 IR
 IR
Handheld Remote Control
 Handheld remote control
BEST
 Handheld remote control
Batteries Included
 Batteries included
Unknown - Click to provide data
Quick Start Guide
 Quick start guide
Unknown - Click to provide data
Cables Included
 AC
 MHL
 AC
 MHL

Technical Details

Current
Unknown - Click to provide data 1500
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