Ricoh PJ WX4130 vs Sony VPLDX140

Ricoh PJ WX4130
Sony VPLDX140

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Reasons For

3 Reasons For
7% bigger bulb power Edit
The Ricoh PJ WX4130 is a 225W lamp power projector. That's 15W bigger than the Sony VPLDX140 (210W).
Full HD Edit
The Ricoh PJ WX4130 supports full HD, however the Sony VPLDX140 does not. 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.

50% higher RMS rated power Edit
The Ricoh PJ WX4130 is a 2W RMS rated power projector. That's 1W higher than the Sony VPLDX140 (1W).
4 Reasons For
Brighter projector brightness Edit
Sony VPLDX140 is 3,200 ANSI lumens brightness, but the Ricoh PJ WX4130 is only a 2,500 ANSI lumens brightness projector (700 ANSI lumens dimmer).
221.5W lower power consumption (PowerSave) Edit
The Sony VPLDX140 is a 0.5W power consumption during PowerSave projector, whereas the Ricoh PJ WX4130 is a 222W power consumption during PowerSave projector (221.5W higher).
Lighter Edit
Sony VPLDX140 is 2.5kg heavy, but the Ricoh PJ WX4130 is a 3kg heavy projector (500g heavier).
$92.29 cheaper to run
Over five years the Sony VPLDX140 only costs $70.14 to run whereas the Ricoh PJ WX4130 costs $162.43 to run (132% more). Read more

Reasons Against

4 Reasons Against
29% dimmer projector brightness Edit
Ricoh PJ WX4130 is only 2,500 ANSI lumens brightness. That's 700 ANSI lumens dimmer than the Sony VPLDX140 (3,200 ANSI lumens).
221.5W higher power consumption (PowerSave) Edit
The Ricoh PJ WX4130 is a 222W power consumption during PowerSave projector. That's 221.5W higher than the Sony VPLDX140 (0.5W).
Heavier Edit
Ricoh PJ WX4130 is 3kg heavy. That's 500g heavier than the Sony VPLDX140 (2.5kg).
132% higher running costs over five years
The running costs of the Ricoh PJ WX4130 are $162.43 which is $92.29 more than the Sony VPLDX140 over five years. Show assumptions.
4 Reasons Against
A bit smaller bulb power Edit
The Sony VPLDX140 is a 210W lamp power projector, whereas the Ricoh PJ WX4130 is a 225W lamp power projector (15W bigger).
Does not support full HD Edit
The Sony VPLDX140 does not support full HD, but the Ricoh PJ WX4130 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.

Vastly lower RMS rated power Edit
The Sony VPLDX140 has an RMS rated power of 1W, however the Ricoh PJ WX4130 is a 2W RMS rated power projector (1W higher).
Older by ten months
The Sony VPLDX140 is ten months older than the Ricoh PJ WX4130.

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Date Released

46 months Ago 55 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on $ 69.31
Electricity cost - standby $ 93.12
Total running cost $ 162.43
Electricity cost - switched on $ 67.40
Electricity cost - standby $ 2.74
Total running cost $ 70.14

Energy Efficiency Class

No data No data

Environmental Impact

1.1T
Running this projector over 5 years will generate 1.1 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
28
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.47T
Running this projector over 5 years will generate 0.47 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
12
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Projector

Contrast Ratio (typical)
 2500:1
 2500:1
Projector Native Resolution
 WXGA (1280x800)
BEST
 WXGA (1280x800)
Projector Brightness
2,500 ANSI lumens 3,200 ANSI lumens
BEST
Keystone Correction, Vertical
Unknown - Click to provide data +/- 30
Matrix Size
0.65" Unknown - Click to provide data
Vertical Synchronization (min)
0.02kHz Unknown - Click to provide data
Horizontal Synchronization (max)
100kHz Unknown - Click to provide data
Vertical Synchronization (max)
0.09kHz Unknown - Click to provide data
Horizontal Synchronization (min)
15kHz Unknown - Click to provide data
Colour Light Output
Unknown - Click to provide data 3,200 ANSI lumens
Projector Brightness (economic Mode)
Unknown - Click to provide data 1,900 ANSI lumens
Number of Colours
16.7M Unknown - Click to provide data
Projection Distance
0.117 - 0.249 Unknown - Click to provide data
Supported Aspect Ratios
 16:10
 16:9
 16:10
 16:9
Screen Size Compatibility
48 - 80 30 - 300
Projection Technology
 DLP
 DLP
Number of Colours
 16.78 million colours
 16.78 million colours

Lamps

Lamp Power (economic Mode)
170W Unknown - Click to provide data
Service Life of Lamp (economic Mode)
Unknown - Click to provide data 7,000h
Lamp Type
 UHP
 UHP
Bulb Power
225W
BEST
210W
Service Life of Lamp
Unknown - Click to provide data 3,000h

Lens System

Optical Zoom
Unknown - Click to provide data 1.3x
Focus
 Manual
 Manual

Video

Supported Graphics Resolutions
 1600 x 1200 (UXGA)
 1600 x 1200 (UXGA)
BEST
Full HD
 Full HD
BEST
 Full HD
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

DVI Port
 DVI port
 DVI port
Component Video (YPbPr/YCbCr) in
1 1
Headphone Outputs
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Audio (L,R) in
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
HDMI Ports Quantity
1 1
VGA (D-Sub) Ports Quantity
1 1
AC (power) in
 AC (power) in
Unknown - Click to provide data

Networking

Wi-Fi
 Wi-Fi
Unknown - Click to provide data
Ethernet LAN
 Ethernet LAN
 Ethernet LAN

Storage

Card Reader Integrated
 Card reader integrated
Unknown - Click to provide data

Performance

Heat Dissipation
Unknown - Click to provide data 966BTU/h
Horizontal Scan Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 15 - 92
Vertical Scan Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 48 - 92
HDCP
Unknown - Click to provide data
 HDCP

Multimedia

Built-In Speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
RMS Rated Power
2W
BEST
1W
Number of Built-In Speakers
1 1

Design

Form Factor
 Desktop
 Desktop
Colour of Product
 Black
 White
 Black
 White
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)
17W 0.5W
BEST
Power Consumption (typical)
291W 283W
BEST
Power Consumption (PowerSave)
222W 0.5W
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
 50/60
 60
 50
 50/60
 60
AC Input Voltage
 100 - 240
 100
 100 - 240
 100

Operational Conditions

Storage Relative Humidity (H-H)
Unknown - Click to provide data 20 - 80
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)
30 - 70 20 - 80
Storage Temperature (T-T)
Unknown - Click to provide data -10 - 60
Operating Temperature (T-T)
5 - 35 0 - 35

Weight & Dimensions

Weight
3kg 2.5kg
BEST
Height
221mm 75mm
Depth
144mm 230.5mm
Width
257mm 315mm

Packaging Content

Handheld Remote Control
 Handheld remote control
 Handheld remote control
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