Panasonic PTLW271U
Panasonic PT-LW271
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Panasonic PTLW271U

A good value for money and fully featured 4000:1 280 x 800 multimedia projector
4000:1 WXGA (1280x800) No 34dB Sep 2013
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Panasonic PT-LW271 Review

Representing very good value for money but with mediocre reviews, we have ranked the Panasonic PT-LW271 number 581 across all projectors.
Very Good
Good Features
$102 Over 1 Year
Overall Score

Why Has it Scored 48?

It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better multimedia projectors are available. View the latest multimedia projectors 2017.
This projector has running costs of $102 over 1 year, which are typical compared to the other 1,756 projectors that we have compared it to.
It has some good features, but is also missing a few features:
Has a built-in speaker(s)
RoHS compliance
Quite small bulb power
Only 280 x 800 resolution

Panasonic PT-LW271 In-Depth Analysis


Panasonic Multimedia Projectors Have Excellent Reviews

Panasonic has excellent average ratings for its projectors as well as across its entire projector range compared to other manufacturers. 98% of those that bought a Panasonic projector would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Quite Small Bulb Power

The average bulb power of projectors is 250W, and the bulb powers range from 3.5W to 3,000W. At only 190 Watts, the Panasonic PT-LW271 has a quite small bulb power compared to most of the other projectors.

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Only 280 X 800 Resolution

This projector has a projector native resolution of WXGA (1280x800)|280 x 800, which is typical of many projectors.

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Average Noise Level

With a noise level of 34 decibels, the PT-LW271 has a fairly typical noise level compared to most of the other projectors.

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Quite Dim Projector Brightness

The PT-LW271 has a fairly dim projector brightness (only 2,700 ANSI lumens) compared to most of the other projectors. Across all the projectors the projector brightnesses range from 12 ANSI lumens to 85,000 ANSI lumens.

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Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The Panasonic PT-LW271 has a built-in speaker(s), as do most of the other projectors.

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Only 1,080 Video Mode

This projector supports a 1080|1080 supported video modes, which is the most commonly supported supported video modes on multimedia projectors.

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RoHS Compliance

RoHS compliance

The PT-LW271 is RoHS compliance, as are most of the other projectors.

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Does Not Support Full HD

The PT-LW271 does not support full HD, although this is within the context that most of the other projectors also do not support full HD.

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Released Over Three Years Ago

This Panasonic multimedia projector has been on the market since September 2013.

Running Costs

Average Running Costs

The average 1 year running cost of the PT-LW271 is $102 based on average energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 1,756 multimedia projectors.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers panasonic panasoniptlw271u, panasonic bts ptlw271u, panasonic 1280x800, panasonic ptlw271u, acer ptlw271ea
Barcodes 00016885442477, 00885170146624, 05025232751952, 05025232751969

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