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Panasonic PT-RW430E

69

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Panasonic PT-RW430E

Panasonic PT-RW430E
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A good spec and staggeringly economical to run moderate noise level 1280 x 800 resolution multimedia projector
35dB 1280 X 800 20000:1 No Apr 2014
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Panasonic PT-RW430E Review

With very low running costs and very good features, we have scored the Panasonic PT-RW430E as follows:
78
Features
Good Features
95
Running Costs
$36 Over 5 Years
69
Overall Score
Good

Why Has it Scored 69?

It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better projectors are available. View the latest multimedia projectors 2018.
This projector has running costs of only $36 over 5 years, which puts it in the cheapest 9% 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
Higher than average contrast ratio (typical)
High reliability
Flexible installation
What is DIGITAL LINK
Does not have a built-in speaker
Does not support full HD

Panasonic PT-RW430E In-Depth Analysis

Running Costs

Running Costs Are Very Low

The PT-RW430E has an average running cost of only $36 over 5 years based on typical usage levels and energy prices, which makes it one of the cheapest to run projectors.

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Features

1280 X 800 Resolution

This data 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 PT-RW430E of 35dB is fairly standard compared to most other projectors. It is in the loudest 57% of all projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Higher Than Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The PT-RW430's contrast ratio (typical) of 20,000 is higher than average when compared to most other data projectors. It is higher than 81% of all multimedia projectors when ordered by this feature. Across all the multimedia projectors the contrast ratio (typical) range from 1.5 to 2,500,000, and the average contrast ratio (typical) is 27,000.

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Average Projector Brightness

The PT-RW430E's projector brightness of 3,500 ANSI lumens is relatively standard compared to most other projectors. It is in the brightest 59% of all multimedia projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Longer Than Average Service Life of Lamp

The service life of lamp of the PT-RW430E of 20,000h is in the longest 7% of all data projectors when ranked by this feature. The average service life of lamp of all multimedia projectors is 7,000h, with the shortest being 200h and the longest being 50,000h.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Speaker

The PT-RW430E does not have a built-in speaker, unlike most other projectors. 77% of projectors have a built-in speaker.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The Panasonic PT-RW430E has a handheld remote control. 81% of multimedia projectors also have a handheld remote control.

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Has a DVI Port

The PT-RW430E has a DVI port, unlike 90% of projectors which do not have a DVI port.

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Does Not Support Full HD

The PT-RW430E does not support full HD, although it is worth noting that 63% of projectors also do not support full HD.

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HD-Ready

The PT-RW430E is HD-Ready, which is unusual. 80% of projectors are not HD-Ready.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

panasonic ptrw430ea, acer ptrw430ea

Barcodes:

05025232689828, 05025232689835, 05025232689842

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