LG PW600 vs Philips HDP1690
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LG PW600vsPhilips HDP1690

LG PW600

88

Overall Score

88

Overall Score

LG PW600

$520.00
Our Verdict:
A phenomenally economical to run and astoundingly high contrast ratio moderate noise level 1280 x 800 resolution data projector, with great features and a breathtakingly low price
96
Reviews
5 Reviews
95
Value for Money
Excellent
83
Features
Fully-Featured
98
Running Costs
$13 Over 5 Years
88
Overall Score
Excellent
34dB 1280 X 800 100000:1 No Mar 2015
Noise Level Projector Native Resolution Contrast Ratio 3D Release Date
Noise Level 34dB
Projector Native Resolution 1280 X 800
Contrast Ratio 100000:1
3D No
Release Date Mar 2015
Philips HDP1690

78

Overall Score

78

Overall Score

Philips HDP1690

$845.00
Our Verdict:
An spectacularly economical to run and astonishingly high contrast ratio 1280 x 800 resolution 3D multimedia projector, with a low price and one of the quietest noise levels around
85
Reviews
6 Reviews
76
Value for Money
Very Good
79
Features
Good Features
96
Running Costs
$29 Over 5 Years
78
Overall Score
Very Good
25dB 1280 X 800 100000:1 Yes Jul 2016
Noise Level Projector Native Resolution Contrast Ratio 3D Release Date
Noise Level 25dB
Projector Native Resolution 1280 X 800
Contrast Ratio 100000:1
3D Yes
Release Date Jul 2016
LG PW600

88

Overall Score

88

Overall Score

LG PW600

$520.00
Our Verdict:
A phenomenally economical to run and astoundingly high contrast ratio moderate noise level 1280 x 800 resolution data projector, with great features and a breathtakingly low price
96
Reviews
5 Reviews
95
Value for Money
Excellent
83
Features
Fully-Featured
98
Running Costs
$13 Over 5 Years
88
Overall Score
Excellent
34dB 1280 X 800 100000:1 No Mar 2015
Noise Level Projector Native Resolution Contrast Ratio 3D Release Date
Noise Level 34dB
Projector Native Resolution 1280 X 800
Contrast Ratio 100000:1
3D No
Release Date Mar 2015
Philips HDP1690

78

Overall Score

78

Overall Score

Philips HDP1690

$845.00
Our Verdict:
An spectacularly economical to run and astonishingly high contrast ratio 1280 x 800 resolution 3D multimedia projector, with a low price and one of the quietest noise levels around
85
Reviews
6 Reviews
76
Value for Money
Very Good
79
Features
Good Features
96
Running Costs
$29 Over 5 Years
78
Overall Score
Very Good
25dB 1280 X 800 100000:1 Yes Jul 2016
Noise Level Projector Native Resolution Contrast Ratio 3D Release Date
Noise Level 25dB
Projector Native Resolution 1280 X 800
Contrast Ratio 100000:1
3D Yes
Release Date Jul 2016

Top Prices

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Reasons For

LG PW600 Philips HDP1690
4 Reasons For
$325 Cheaper
The LG PW600 costs $325 less than the Philips HDP1690.
57% Cheaper to Run Over Five Years
The LG PW600 is $16 cheaper to run than the Philips HDP1690 over five years.
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User Reviews Are Appreciably Better
Based on 4 reviews, the average user review score of the LG PW600 is 90%, however the average rating of the Philips HDP1690 is 76% (based on 5 reviews).
Better Brand
LG projectors have an average rating of 79.3%, whereas Philips has an average rating of 69%.
5 Reasons For
A Lot Quieter Noise Level
The Philips HDP1690 has a noise level of 25dB, but the LG PW600 is a 34dB projector (9dB louder).

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.

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3D
The Philips HDP1690 supports 3D, whereas the LG PW600 does not support 3D.

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.

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Wi-Fi
The Philips HDP1690 supports Wi-Fi, however the LG PW600 does not support Wi-Fi.

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.

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Ethernet LAN
The Philips HDP1690 has an Ethernet LAN, however the LG PW600 does not have an Ethernet LAN.

This denotes whether the projector has the native capability to connect to the local network, in order to receive movie files and the like from your computer.

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Card Reader Integrated
The Philips HDP1690 has a card reader integrated, whereas the LG PW600 does not have a card reader integrated.

This denotes whether the projector comes with an inbuilt reader for memory cards or not.

A memory card is a good way to easily load a film into the projector to watch, without having to hook it up to a computer first.

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Reviews & Awards

Average Expert Rating

LG PW600 Philips HDP1690
No reviews found
Best
5 stars
0 reviews
4 stars
0 reviews
3 stars
1 review
2 stars
0 reviews
1 star
0 reviews

Average User Rating

The LG PW600 has better user reviews than the Philips HDP1690. The average user reviews score for the LG PW600 is 90% based on 4 reviews, where as the average score for the Philips HDP1690 is 76% based on 5 reviews.
LG PW600 Philips HDP1690
Best
5 stars
2 reviews
4 stars
2 reviews
3 stars
0 reviews
2 stars
0 reviews
1 star
0 reviews
5 stars
3 reviews
4 stars
0 reviews
3 stars
1 review
2 stars
0 reviews
1 star
1 review

Average Brand Rating

LG has a better average brand rating than Philips. The average brand rating for LG is 79.28% based on 706 reviews, where as the average brand rating for Philips is 69.03% based on 334 reviews.
LG PW600 Philips HDP1690
LG

79

79

Based on 706 reviews
Philips

69

69

Based on 334 reviews

Date Released

LG PW600 Philips HDP1690
36 months old 19 months old Best

Key Features

Noise Level

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.

3D

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.

LG PW600 Philips HDP1690
Best
No
Yes

Wi-Fi

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.

LG PW600 Philips HDP1690
Best
No
Yes

Energy Efficiency

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Projector running costs calculated based on an average of 5 hours of use per week. The running cost comprises the electricity cost when using the projector and the electricity standby cost. Compare all energy saving projectors.

Environmental Impact

We have calculated the amount of CO2 that will be generated by running each of these projectors for 5 years. We have then converted that into the number of tree seedlings that you would need to plant and grow for 10 years in order to offset that amount of CO2.
LG PW600
LG
PW600
2 trees 0.074 tonnes CO2 (Best)
Philips HDP1690
Philips
HDP1690
4 trees 0.17 tonnes CO2

Specification

 
 
 
Performance LG PW600 Philips HDP1690
Noise Level 34dB 25dB
BEST
Noise Level (economic Mode) 26dB Unknown - Click to provide data
Operating System Installed Unknown - Click to provide data
Operating System Version Unknown - Click to provide data
 
 
 
Projector LG PW600 Philips HDP1690
Projector Native Resolution
1280 x 800
 1280 x 800
1280 x 800
 1280 x 800
Contrast Ratio
100000:1
 100000:1
100000:1
 100000:1
Projector Brightness 600 ANSI Lumens Unknown - Click to provide data
Keystone Correction, Vertical Unknown - Click to provide data
Colours 16.7M Unknown - Click to provide data
Projection Distance
Screen Size Compatibility
 
 
 
Lamps LG PW600 Philips HDP1690
Lamp Unknown - Click to provide data 1lamp(s)
Service Life of Lamp 30,000h 30,000h
 
 
 
Ports & Interfaces LG PW600 Philips HDP1690
Headphone Outputs 1 1
Composite Video in Unknown - Click to provide data 1
USB 2.0 Port 1 3
BEST
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Port Unknown - Click to provide data 1
HDMI Port 1 3
BEST
VGA (D-Sub) Port 1 1
 
 
 
Storage LG PW600 Philips HDP1690
Internal Storage Capacity Unknown - Click to provide data 4GB
 
 
 
Multimedia LG PW600 Philips HDP1690
Audio Formats Supported Unknown - Click to provide data
Image Formats Supported
JPG PNG
GIF BMP
 JPG
 PNG
 GIF
 BMP
JPG PNG
GIF BMP
 JPG
 PNG
 GIF
 BMP
Video Formats Supported
3GP MOV
MKV M2TS
M2T
 3GP
 MOV
 MKV
 M2TS
 M2T
3GP MOV
MKV M2TS
M2T
 3GP
 MOV
 MKV
 M2TS
 M2T
RMS Rated Power 2W
BEST
26W
Built-In Speaker 2 2
 
 
 
Power LG PW600 Philips HDP1690
Power Consumption (typical) 65W 150W
BEST
AC Adapter Input Voltage Unknown - Click to provide data
 
 
 
Operational Conditions LG PW600 Philips HDP1690
Storage Relative Humidity (H-H) Unknown - Click to provide data
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H) Unknown - Click to provide data
Storage Temperature (T-T) Unknown - Click to provide data
Operating Temperature (T-T) Unknown - Click to provide data
 
 
 
Weight & Dimensions LG PW600 Philips HDP1690
Package Height Unknown - Click to provide data 277mm
Package Depth Unknown - Click to provide data 389mm
Package Width Unknown - Click to provide data 446mm
Weight 600g Unknown - Click to provide data
Height 50mm 148mm
Depth 140mm 287mm
Width 140mm 339mm
 
 
 
Packaging Content LG PW600 Philips HDP1690
Cables Included
AV VGA
HDMI AC
 AV
 VGA
 HDMI
 AC
AV VGA
HDMI AC
 AV
 VGA
 HDMI
 AC
 
 
 
Technical Details LG PW600 Philips HDP1690
Music Streaming Via Bluetooth Unknown - Click to provide data

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