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Sony VPL-VW1100ES vs Sony VPL-VW500ES

Sony VPL-VW1100ES vs Sony VPL-VW500ES

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Sony VPL-VW1100ES
Sony VPL-VW500ES

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Reasons For

5 Reasons For
300 ANSI lumens brighter projector brightness Edit
The Sony VPL-VW1100ES is a 2,000 ANSI lumens brightness projector, whereas the Sony VPL-VW500ES is only a 1,700 ANSI lumens brightness projector (300 ANSI lumens dimmer).
20% bigger bulb power Edit
The Sony VPL-VW1100ES has a bulb power of 330W, however the Sony VPL-VW500ES is only a 265W lamp power projector (65W smaller).
3dB quieter noise level Edit
The Sony VPL-VW1100ES is a 23dB noise level projector. That's 3dB quieter than the Sony VPL-VW500ES (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.

4 shops are selling it
A greater number of sellers increases the price competition amongst retailers for the product and also increases the chances of this projector remaining in stock.
A bit better expert reviews
Based on 5 expert reviews, the average review score of the Sony VPL-VW1100ES is 95%, whereas the average rating of the Sony VPL-VW500ES is 91% (based on 20 reviews).
2 Reasons For
Cheaper by $9,149
The Sony VPL-VW500ES is $9,148.89 cheaper than the Sony VPL-VW1100ES.
Five more awards
The Sony VPL-VW500ES has 8 awards from expert review sites, but the Sony VPL-VW1100ES has 3 awards.

Reasons Against

2 Reasons Against
More expensive by $9,149
The Sony VPL-VW1100ES is $9,148.89 more expensive than the Sony VPL-VW500ES.
Five less awards
The Sony VPL-VW1100ES has only received 3 awards, but the Sony VPL-VW500ES has received 8 awards.
6 Reasons Against
300 ANSI lumens dimmer projector brightness Edit
The Sony VPL-VW500ES is a 1,700 ANSI lumens brightness projector, whereas the Sony VPL-VW1100ES is a 2,000 ANSI lumens brightness projector (300 ANSI lumens brighter).
25% smaller bulb power Edit
The Sony VPL-VW500ES has a bulb power of 265W, however the Sony VPL-VW1100ES is a 330W lamp power projector (65W bigger).
3dB louder noise level Edit
The Sony VPL-VW500ES is a 26dB noise level projector. That's 3dB louder than the Sony VPL-VW1100ES (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.

Fewer sellers
The Sony VPL-VW500ES is only stocked by 1 shop, but the Sony VPL-VW1100ES is stocked by 5 stores. Read more
The fewer the number of sellers that stock the product, the lower the competition amongst sellers to keep prices low.
Older by one month
The Sony VPL-VW500ES is one month older than the Sony VPL-VW1100ES.
Expert review Rating is a little Worse
The average expert rating of the Sony VPL-VW500ES is 91%, whereas the average expert rating of the Sony VPL-VW1100ES is 95% (based on 5 reviews).

Awards

3 Awards
insideci.co.uk: Recommended
projectorreviews.com: Hot Product
soundandvision.com: Top Pick
8 Awards
01net.com: 5 Star
avforums.com: Highly Recommended
Digital Versus: 5 Star
Expert Reviews: Ultimate
homecinemachoice.com: Best Buy
insideci.co.uk: Recommended
Les Numeriques.com: 5 Star
Trusted Reviews: Recommended

Average Expert Rating

Average User Rating

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Date Released

44 months Ago 45 months Ago

Projector

Contrast Ratio (typical)
 1000000:1
BEST
 1000000:1
Projector Native Resolution
 DCI 4K (4096 x 2160)
 DCI 4K (4096 x 2160)
Projector Brightness
2,000 ANSI lumens
BEST
1,700 ANSI lumens
Matrix Size
0.74" 0.74"
Screen Size Compatibility
60 - 300 60 - 300
Projection Technology
 SXRD
 SXRD

Lamps

Lamp
1lamp(s) Unknown - Click to provide data
Lamp Type
 UHP
 UHP
Bulb Power
330W
BEST
265W

Lens System

Vertical Lens Shift Range
-80 - 80 -80 - 85
Horizontal Lens Shift Range
-31 - 31 -31 - 31
Focus
 Auto
 Auto
Magnification
2.06x Unknown - Click to provide data

Video

3D
 3D
 3D
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 4096 x 2160
 3840 x 2160
BEST
 4096 x 2160
 3840 x 2160
Full HD
 Full HD
 Full HD

Ports & Interfaces

RS-232 Port
1 1
DVI Port
 DVI port
 DVI port
Component Video (YPbPr/YCbCr) in
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Port
1 1
HDMI Port
2 2

Networking

Wi-Fi
 Wi-Fi
 Wi-Fi
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

Noise Level
23dB
BEST
26dB
HDCP
Unknown - Click to provide data
 HDCP

Multimedia

Built-In Speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)

Design

Form Factor
 Desktop
 Desktop
Colour
 Black
 Black
Product Type
 Desktop projector
 Desktop projector

Display

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

Power

Power Source
 AC
 AC
Power Consumption (max)
480W 375W
AC Adapter Frequency
 50
 60
 50/60
 50
 60
 50/60
AC Adapter Input Voltage
100 - 240 100 - 240
AC Input Frequency
 50
 60
 50
 60
AC Input Voltage
 100
 100 - 240
 100
 100 - 240

Weight & Dimensions

Weight
20kg 14kg
BEST
Height
200mm 195.3mm
Depth
640mm 463.6mm
Width
520mm 495.6mm

Packaging Content

User Guide
 User guide
 User guide
Remote Control Type
 IR
 IR
Handheld Remote Control
 Handheld remote control
 Handheld remote control
Quick Start Guide
 Quick start guide
 Quick start guide
Cables Included
 AC
 AC
3D Glasses Included
 3D glasses included
Unknown - Click to provide data
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