Panasonic PTLB382U
Panasonic PT-LB382
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Panasonic PTLB382U

A good value for money and cheap to run 12000:1 1024 x 768 projector
12000:1 XGA (1024x768) No 37dB Aug 2016
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Panasonic PT-LB382 Review

Representing good value for money and with low running costs, we have ranked the Panasonic PT-LB382 number 428 across all projectors.
Good Features
$80 Over 1 Year
Overall Score

Why Has it Scored 46?

With it being less than a year since it was released by Panasonic, this projector features some of the latest projector technology. View the latest data projectors 2017.
It has running costs of $80 over 1 year, which are typical compared to the other 1,756 projectors that we have compared it to.
This projector has some good features, but is also missing a few features:
Fairly long service life of lamp
Has a built-in speaker(s)
Quite loud noise level

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Panasonic PT-LB382 In-Depth Analysis


Panasonic Has Excellent Data Projector Reviews

We calculated the average ratings for all Panasonic multimedia projectors and also specifically for Panasonic projectors and found that in both cases Panasonic had excellent ratings. 98% of those that bought a Panasonic projector would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Value For Money

Average Priced

We think this multimedia projector has an average price compared to other data projectors. The price range of data projectors is from $149 to $24,000.

Price Has Gone Up by $5 (1%)

There was a cheaper price of $725.95 at Factory Outlet Store 4 days ago.

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Cheaper Price Found in the United Kingdom

We found a cheaper price for the Panasonic PT-LB382 of £634.98 ($634.98) in the United Kingdom. That's a saving of $96.01.

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Fairly Long Service Life of Lamp

The service life of lamps of projectors range from 20h to 40,000h, and the average service life of lamp is 6,700h. The Panasonic PT-LB382 has a quite long service life of lamp (5,000 hours) compared to most of the other projectors.

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Quite Loud Noise Level

Projectors have noise levels of between 10dB and 93dB. With a noise level of 37 decibels, the Panasonic PT-LB382 has one of the louder noise levels amongst projectors of this age.

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Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The Panasonic PT-LB382 has a built-in speaker(s). Most of the other projectors also have a built-in speaker(s).

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Average Projector Brightness

The Panasonic PT-LB382 has a relatively typical projector brightness (3,800 ANSI lumens) compared to most of the other multimedia projectors.

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1024 X 768 Resolution

The highest resolution of the PT-LB382 is 1024 x 768. That's over three times the resolution of a 280 x 800 data projector, which is the most common resolution. This data projector also has a projector native resolution of XGA (1024x768). The worst resolution of all projectors is 280 x 800 and the best is DCI 4K (4096 x 2160).

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Released 11 Months Ago

This data projector was released in August 2016.

Running Costs

Running Costs Are Average

Based on average energy prices and usage levels we estimate that the 1 year running cost of the PT-LB382 is $80, which is typical compared to the other 1,756 projectors.

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Product Identifiers

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panasonic ptlb382a



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