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Panasonic PTLX271U

68

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Panasonic PTLX271U

$1,499.00
$845.94 $653 cheaper than 10 days ago
Panasonic PT-LX271

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A good spec but 4 year old moderate noise level XGA projector, with alright running costs
34dB 1024 X 768 (XGA) 7500:1 No Sep 2013
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Panasonic PT-LX271 Review

With very good features but low running costs, we have ranked the Panasonic PT-LX271 number 966 across all projectors.
77
Features
Good Features
69
Running Costs
$80 Over 5 Years
68
Overall Score
Good

Why Has it Scored 68?

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 $80 over 5 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 2,021 multimedia 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:
Has a built-in speaker
Has a handheld remote control
Only 1024 x 768 (XGA) resolution
Dimmer than average projector brightness

Should You Buy it Now?

Our unique forecasting algorithm looks at historic price trends and predicts the most likely price change over the next 2 weeks. You may want to consider buying now before the price goes up. The price has dropped from $1,499 to $845.94 in the last 10 days. You may want to consider buying now before the price goes back up.
There is a 90% chance that the price will go up. However the future is never certain and there remains a chance that the price will actually go down. Get Price Alerts.

Panasonic PT-LX271 In-Depth Analysis

Value for Money

Price Has Gone Down by $653 (44%)

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Running Costs

OK Running Costs

The average 5 year running cost of the PT-LX271 is $80 based on typical energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 2,021 projectors.

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Features

Only 1024 X 768 (XGA) Resolution

The Panasonic PT-LX271 has a 1024 x 768 (XGA) projector native resolution which is higher than the 1280 x 800 resolution found on most projectors. The worst resolution of all projectors is 640 x 360 (nHD) and the best is 4096 x 2400 (4K).

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Average Noise Level

The PT-LX271's noise level of 34dB is fairly standard compared to most other projectors. It is louder than 52% of all data projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The PT-LX271's contrast ratio (typical) of 7,500 is pretty typical compared to most other multimedia projectors. It is higher than 60% of all multimedia projectors when ranked by this feature.

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Dimmer Than Average Projector Brightness

The average projector brightness of all projectors is 3,700 ANSI lumens, with the dimmest being 100 ANSI lumens and the brightest being 85,000 ANSI lumens. The PT-LX271's projector brightness of only 2,700 ANSI lumens is dimmer than 79% 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-LX271 of 5,000h is relatively average compared to most other data projectors. It is in the longest 56% of all projectors when ranked by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The Panasonic PT-LX271 has a built-in speaker, as do 77% of projectors.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The PT-LX271 has a handheld remote control. 81% of projectors also have a handheld remote control.

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Smaller Than Average Bulb Power

Projectors have bulb powers of between 15W and 840W, and the average bulb power is 250W. The Panasonic PT-LX271's bulb power of only 190W is in the smallest 8% of all multimedia projectors when sorted by this feature.

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Does Not Support Full HD

The PT-LX271 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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Product Identifiers

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panasonic ptlx271u

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00885170146501

Panasonic PTLX271U

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