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70

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Panasonic PTCW331RU

$1,702.95
Panasonic PT-CW331

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A good spec but only average value for money moderate noise level 1280 x 800 resolution data projector, with average running costs
37dB 1280 X 800 8000:1 Yes Aug 2013
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Panasonic PT-CW331 Review

With very good features, we have ranked the Panasonic PT-CW331 number 697 across all projectors.
64
Value for Money
Good
78
Features
Good Features
65
Running Costs
$100 Over 5 Years
70
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 70?

It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better projectors are available. View the latest projectors 2018.
This projector has running costs of $100 over 5 years, which puts it in the most expensive 14% of all 2,021 projectors that we have compared it to. View all energy saving projectors.
It has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
1280 x 800 resolution
Supports 3D
Louder than average noise level
Does not support full HD

Panasonic PT-CW331 In-Depth Analysis

Value For Money

Poor Value for Money

The product has mediocre features and at $1,702.95 it is in the most expensive 25% of projectors.

Running Costs

Very High Running Costs

Based on typical energy prices and usage levels we estimate that the PT-CW331 will cost $100 over 5 years to run, which makes it one of the least economic to run projectors.

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Features

1280 X 800 Resolution

This projector has a projector native resolution of 1280 x 800, which is the most commonly found resolution on projectors.

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Louder Than Average Noise Level

The average noise level of all projectors is 34dB, with the quietest being 20dB and the loudest being 93dB. The noise level of the Panasonic PT-CW331 of 37dB is louder than 75% of all multimedia projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The contrast ratio (typical) of the Panasonic PT-CW331 of 8,000 is pretty average compared to most other projectors. It is higher than 59% of all multimedia projectors when sorted by this feature.

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Average Projector Brightness

The PT-CW331's projector brightness of 3,100 ANSI lumens is fairly typical compared to most other projectors. It is brighter than 59% of all data projectors when ranked by this feature.

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Supports 3D

The PT-CW331 supports 3D, which is unusual. 60% of projectors do not support 3D.

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The PT-CW331 has a built-in speaker, as do 77% of projectors.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The PT-CW331 has a handheld remote control, as do 81% of projectors.

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Bigger Than Average Bulb Power

The PT-CW331's bulb power of 280W is bigger than 74% of all projectors when ordered by this feature. The smallest bulb power of projectors is 15W, the biggest is 840W, and the average bulb power is 250W.

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Does Not Support Full HD

The Panasonic PT-CW331 does not support full HD, although this is within the context that 63% of projectors also do not support full HD.

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3D-Ready

The PT-CW331 is 3D-ready, unlike 85% of projectors which are not 3D-ready.

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Product Identifiers

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05025232745920

Panasonic PTCW331RU

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