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Panasonic PT-EW640U

67

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Panasonic PT-EW640U

$2,427.66
Panasonic PT-EW640U
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A good spec but 3 year old moderate noise level 1280 x 800 resolution multimedia projector, with average running costs
35dB 1280 X 800 5000:1 No Sep 2014
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Panasonic PT-EW640U Review

With very good features, we have scored the Panasonic PT-EW640U as follows:
77
Features
Good Features
65
Running Costs
$97 Over 5 Years
67
Overall Score
Good

Why Has it Scored 67?

It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better projectors are available. View the latest data projectors 2018.
This projector has running costs of $97 over 5 years, which puts it in the most expensive 15% of all 2,021 projectors that we have compared it to. View all energy saving multimedia projectors.
It has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
1280 x 800 resolution
Brighter than average projector brightness
Very low contrast ratio (typical)
Does not support full HD

Panasonic PT-EW640U In-Depth Analysis

Running Costs

Running Costs Are Very High

The average running cost of the PT-EW640U is $97 over 5 years based on typical usage levels and energy prices, which is in the most expensive 15% of all 2,021 projectors.

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Features

1280 X 800 Resolution

This projector has a projector native resolution of 1280 x 800, which is typical of many projectors.

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Average Noise Level

The noise level of the Panasonic PT-EW640U of 35dB is pretty average compared to most other projectors. It is louder than 40% of all projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Very Low Contrast Ratio (typical)

The lowest contrast ratio (typical) of multimedia projectors is 1.5, the highest is 2,500,000, and the average contrast ratio (typical) is 27,000. The contrast ratio (typical) of the PT-EW640E of only 5,000 is lower than 66% of all multimedia projectors when sorted by this feature.

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Brighter Than Average Projector Brightness

The projector brightnesses of projectors range from 100 ANSI lumens to 85,000 ANSI lumens, and the average projector brightness is 3,700 ANSI lumens. The PT-EW640U's projector brightness of 5,800 ANSI lumens is brighter than 89% of all projectors when ranked by this feature.

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Average Service Life of Lamp

The service life of lamp of the PT-EW640U of 4,000h is relatively typical compared to most other projectors. It is in the longest 47% of all projectors when sorted by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The PT-EW640U has a built-in speaker. 77% of projectors also have a built-in speaker.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The PT-EW640U has a handheld remote control. 81% of projectors also have a handheld remote control.

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Bigger Than Average Bulb Power

The PT-EW640U's bulb power of 335W is bigger than 88% of all projectors when ordered by this feature. The smallest bulb power of data projectors is 15W, the biggest is 840W, and the average bulb power is 250W.

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HD-Ready

The PT-EW640U is HD-Ready, unlike 80% of multimedia projectors which are not HD-Ready.

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Does Not Support Full HD

The PT-EW640U does not support full HD, although it is worth noting that 63% of multimedia projectors also do not support full HD.

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Has a DVI Port

The PT-EW640U has a DVI port, which is unusual. 90% of projectors do not have a DVI port.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

panasonic ptew640u, panasonic ew640u, ptew640e

Barcodes:

00885170196629, 05025232787883, 05025232787890

Panasonic PT-EW640U

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