Sony VPL-VW350ES vs Sony VPL-VW600ES
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Sony VPL-VW350ES

74

Overall Score

74

Overall Score

Sony VPL-VW350ES

$8,195.00
Our Verdict:
An award winning and breathtakingly high contrast ratio DCI 4K 3D projector, with one of the quietest noise levels available but representing only average value for money
94
Reviews
5 Reviews + 3 Awards
58
Value for Money
Average
78
Features
Good Features
75
Running Costs
$67 Over 5 Years
74
Overall Score
Very Good
26dB 4096 X 2160 (DCI 4K) 150000:1 Yes Mar 2015
Noise Level Projector Native Resolution Contrast Ratio 3D Release Date
Noise Level 26dB
Projector Native Resolution 4096 X 2160 (DCI 4K)
Contrast Ratio 150000:1
3D Yes
Release Date Mar 2015
Sony VPL-VW600ES

75

Overall Score

75

Overall Score

Sony VPL-VW600ES

$10,999.00
Our Verdict:
An award winning and astoundingly quiet DCI 4K 3D projector, with a stunningly high 200000:1 contrast ratio but representing only average value for money
97
Reviews
7 Reviews + 3 Awards
59
Value for Money
Average
79
Features
Good Features
80
Running Costs
$60 Over 5 Years
75
Overall Score
Very Good
26dB 4096 X 2160 (DCI 4K) 200000:1 Yes Mar 2015
Noise Level Projector Native Resolution Contrast Ratio 3D Release Date
Noise Level 26dB
Projector Native Resolution 4096 X 2160 (DCI 4K)
Contrast Ratio 200000:1
3D Yes
Release Date Mar 2015
Sony VPL-VW350ES

74

Overall Score

74

Overall Score

Sony VPL-VW350ES

$8,195.00
Our Verdict:
An award winning and breathtakingly high contrast ratio DCI 4K 3D projector, with one of the quietest noise levels available but representing only average value for money
94
Reviews
5 Reviews + 3 Awards
58
Value for Money
Average
78
Features
Good Features
75
Running Costs
$67 Over 5 Years
74
Overall Score
Very Good
26dB 4096 X 2160 (DCI 4K) 150000:1 Yes Mar 2015
Noise Level Projector Native Resolution Contrast Ratio 3D Release Date
Noise Level 26dB
Projector Native Resolution 4096 X 2160 (DCI 4K)
Contrast Ratio 150000:1
3D Yes
Release Date Mar 2015
Sony VPL-VW600ES

75

Overall Score

75

Overall Score

Sony VPL-VW600ES

$10,999.00
Our Verdict:
An award winning and astoundingly quiet DCI 4K 3D projector, with a stunningly high 200000:1 contrast ratio but representing only average value for money
97
Reviews
7 Reviews + 3 Awards
59
Value for Money
Average
79
Features
Good Features
80
Running Costs
$60 Over 5 Years
75
Overall Score
Very Good
26dB 4096 X 2160 (DCI 4K) 200000:1 Yes Mar 2015
Noise Level Projector Native Resolution Contrast Ratio 3D Release Date
Noise Level 26dB
Projector Native Resolution 4096 X 2160 (DCI 4K)
Contrast Ratio 200000:1
3D Yes
Release Date Mar 2015

Top Prices

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$13,000.00
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Reasons For

Sony VPL-VW350ES Sony VPL-VW600ES
2 Reasons For
$2,804 Cheaper
The Sony VPL-VW350ES is $2,804 cheaper than the Sony VPL-VW600ES.
Better 4k.com Review Score
4k.com's Sony VPL-VW350ES review gave it a score of 86%, but the Sony VPL-VW600ES only has a rating of 71% from the same site.
4 Reasons For
Brighter Projector Brightness
Sony VPL-VW600ES is 1,700 ANSI lumens brightness, but the Sony VPL-VW350ES is only a 1,500 ANSI lumens brightness projector (200 ANSI lumens dimmer).

This is how bright the bulb in the projector is, measured in 'lumens'.

A brighter bulb means that the projector will be seen clearer, and can project to surfaces father away without appearing too dark.

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$8 Cheaper to Run Over Five Years
Over five years the Sony VPL-VW600ES is $8 cheaper to run than the Sony VPL-VW350ES.
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Moderately Better Expert Reviews
Based on 5 expert reviews, the Sony VPL-VW600ES has an average review score of 86%, but the Sony VPL-VW350ES has an average rating of 85% (based on 6 reviews).
Better Soundandvision.com Review Score
Soundandvision.com gave the Sony VPL-VW600ES a review score of 86%, however the Sony VPL-VW350ES's rating was only 80% from the same site.

Reviews & Awards

Awards

The Sony VPL-VW350ES and the Sony VPL-VW600ES both have 3 awards. Compare all award winning projectors.
Sony VPL-VW350ES Sony VPL-VW600ES
3 Awards
projectorcentral.com: Editor's Choice projectorreviews.com: Hot Product soundandvision.com: Top Pick
3 Awards
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Average Expert Rating

The Sony VPL-VW600ES has better expert reviews than the Sony VPL-VW350ES. The average expert reviews score for the Sony VPL-VW600ES is 86% based on 5 reviews, where as the average score for the Sony VPL-VW350ES is 85% based on 6 reviews.
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2 reviews
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1 review
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Average User Rating

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4k.com Review Score

Sony VPL-VW350ES Sony VPL-VW600ES
Best
4k.com logo
So far, Sony has consistently kept its position as the overwhelmingly dominant industry leader in 4K home theater projectors to the point where the company's models are some of the only offerings for true 4K projection on the market. Of course howeve...
Excellent color delivery
Superb visual performance for 4K and non 4K content
Very low noise and heat levels
Great projection brightness
Well-designed remote and on-screen menus
DCI 4K at 4096 x 2160 pixels
Still very expensive
No HDR
Contrast could use improvement
Sony's VPL-VW350ES is one superb piece of 4K projection technology which delivers some of the best projected video delivery we've yet seen. It works wonderfully with native 4K content and delivers excellent display of Full HD and well-mastered DVD vi...
Apr 2016
4k.com logo
It isn't cheap by any standards, but the Sony VPL-VW600ES is one hell of a fine 4K home theater projector. Featuring Sony's SXRD 4K home theater technology, this projector gives you 4K Ultra HD power that puts 1080p HD in the dust as far as projector...
Fantastic 4KUHD picture quality
Excellent rendering of regular HD content
The latest HDMI connectivity
Excellent projection size
Incredible projection positioning flexibility
Beautifully fast 2.5 millisecond response time
Genuinely effective Motion
It might be a bit expensive for a lot of buyers
4K is probably the future of high end home entertainment and what it seeks to deliver is a screen clarity that no longer has any sort of discernable pixilation at all, which looks like the completely infinite mix of colors and textures it was natural...
Jun 2014

Soundandvision.com Review Score

Sony VPL-VW350ES Sony VPL-VW600ES
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When I hear someone question the value of 4K, the first thought that comes to my mind is: projection. Unless your nose is pressed up to the screen, a 4K image viewed on 50-inch flat-panel TV won't look much different from regular old 1080p. A main ad...
Top Pick
Sony's lowest-priced 4K projector to date is packed with features and delivers a bright, beautiful picture......
Apr 2015
Best
Soundandvision.com logo
In case you haven't noticed?or have just returned from an extended spring break in Antarctica?the newest thing in home video is Ultra HD, or 4K. 3D is so 2010. 4K is now.But 4K home projectors are still a rarity, and so far, there haven't been any tr...
Top Pick
Smooth, clean detail
Excellent color
Rich, dark blacks
Occasional iris pumping
Pricey
With its compelling reproduction of smooth detail, fine color, and impressive brightness with 2D content, the VPL-VW600ES offers a tantalizing taste of 4K......
Mar 2014

Projectorreviews.com Review Score

Sony VPL-VW350ES Sony VPL-VW600ES
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The VPL-VW350ES is the lowest cost true 4K projector to hit the market to date, at $9999 US. It sports a beautiful picture. 1300 lumensIt is the least expensive of Sony's three 4K projectors, and so far, they are the only company offering true 4K.The...
Hot Product
True 4K projector
Glorious picture with great color, natural skin tones
Bright over 1200 calibrated lumens (over 1300 at closest postion)
Excellent placement flexibility thanks to 2.06 1 zoom and lens shift
Superior dark shadow detail
Power lens fe
No Dynamic iris (or manual one)
Black level performance could be better
Problem with certain speed slow panning (minor)
Lamp life could be longer
No lens memory
Relatively high price (yet lowest cost true 4K projector)
No replacement program
Limite
...
Feb 2015
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Sony's VPL-VW600ES offers true 4K for about $15,000. If you have the budget, this is the projector to own.Some comparisons to the competition will be added, as well as additional commentary, including more on the VW600ES's 4K Media Player and Xperia ...
Hot Product
...
Mar 2014

Projectorcentral.com Review Score

Sony VPL-VW350ES Sony VPL-VW600ES
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Thus far, Sony has been an industry leader for 4K home theater projection. 4K projectors have a native resolution of 4096 x 2160, or four times the resolution of 1080p. Sony is the one of the only manufacturers building native 4K projectors for home ...
Editor's Choice
4K images
Fast response times
Reality Creation detail
Excellent upscaling
Sharp, accurate picture
Brimming with subtlety
Easy setup
4K futureproofed
Smart design
4K resolution
Excellent picture quality in both 2D and 3D
Good contrast
Practical and backlit remote
Motorised lens with lens shift
Quiet
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4K znrlk
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3D
Very high price
Big size
Best in a blackout
No 3D specs included
No 3D glasses supplied
Large
3D glasses cost extra
Apport de l'Ultra HD 4K trs subtile percevoir, niveau de noir et contraste infrieur son concurrent JVC, prix
Yksek fiyat, boyutu ok byk, kutu ieriinden 3D gzlk kmyor
When Sony released the HW40ES last year, they showed that a stripped-down version of a successful projector at a lower price point could be wildly successful. Applying those lessons to the VW600ES gets you the VW350ES, a super-detailed 4K projector a...
Jan 2015
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Usually, the first example of any new technology is more of a tech demo than a finished product -- or if it is a complete product, it is priced exorbitantly. The VW600, despite its $14,999 price tag, breaks that mold. Not only is the VW600 a fully fe...
Editor's Choice
...
Jan 2014

Date Released

Sony VPL-VW350ES Sony VPL-VW600ES
35 months old 35 months old

Key Features

Projector Brightness

This is how bright the bulb in the projector is, measured in 'lumens'.

A brighter bulb means that the projector will be seen clearer, and can project to surfaces father away without appearing too dark.

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.
Sony VPL-VW350ES
Sony
VPL-VW350ES
10 trees 0.4 tonnes CO2
Sony VPL-VW600ES
Sony
VPL-VW600ES
9 trees 0.35 tonnes CO2 (Best)

Specification

 
 
 
Performance Sony VPL-VW350ES Sony VPL-VW600ES
Noise Level 26dB 26dB
 
 
 
Projector Sony VPL-VW350ES Sony VPL-VW600ES
Projector Native Resolution
4096 x 2160 (DCI 4K)
 4096 x 2160 (DCI 4K)
4096 x 2160 (DCI 4K)
 4096 x 2160 (DCI 4K)
Contrast Ratio
200000:1
 200000:1
200000:1
 200000:1
Projector Brightness 1,500 ANSI Lumens 1,700 ANSI Lumens
BEST
Screen Size Compatibility
 
 
 
Lamps Sony VPL-VW350ES Sony VPL-VW600ES
Lamp 1lamp(s) Unknown - Click to provide data
Bulb Power 230W Unknown - Click to provide data
 
 
 
Video Sony VPL-VW350ES Sony VPL-VW600ES
Supported Graphics Resolutions
4096 x 2160 3840 x 2160
1920 x 1080 (HD 1080) 1280 x 720 (HD 720)
 4096 x 2160
 3840 x 2160
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 1280 x 720 (HD 720)
4096 x 2160 3840 x 2160
1920 x 1080 (HD 1080) 1280 x 720 (HD 720)
 4096 x 2160
 3840 x 2160
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 1280 x 720 (HD 720)
 
 
 
Ports & Interfaces Sony VPL-VW350ES Sony VPL-VW600ES
RS-232 Port 1 1
Component Video (YPbPr/YCbCr) in Unknown - Click to provide data 1
USB 2.0 Port 1 1
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Port 1 1
HDMI Port 1 2
BEST
 
 
 
Power Sony VPL-VW350ES Sony VPL-VW600ES
Power Consumption (standby) 0.3W 0.3W
Power Consumption (typical) 340W Unknown - Click to provide data
Maximum Power Consumption Unknown - Click to provide data 300W
AC Adapter Input Voltage
 
 
 
Weight & Dimensions Sony VPL-VW350ES Sony VPL-VW600ES
Weight Unknown - Click to provide data 14kg
Height 202mm 202mm
Depth 464mm 464mm
Width 496mm 496mm

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