Panasonic PT-VW430


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Panasonic PT-VW430

Panasonic PT-VW430
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A low spec projector
37dB 1280 X 800 3500:1 No Aug 2012
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Panasonic PT-VW430 Review

We have scored the Panasonic PT-VW430 as follows:
Overall Score

Why Has it Scored 60?

It has some great features.
Superb performance in a compact body
Eco-Friendly performance
Convenient functions for a variety of applicationsportable projectors with distinctively high brightness and contrast ratio. also featuring vertical lens shift and daylight view basic functions, for brighter, crisper image projection in a wide variety of situations

Panasonic PT-VW430 In-Depth Analysis


1280 X 800 Resolution

This projector has a projector native resolution of 1280 x 800, which is the most commonly found resolution on data projectors.

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Louder Than Average Noise Level

The Panasonic PT-VW430's noise level of 37dB is louder than average when compared to most other projectors. It is louder than 67% of all projectors when ordered by this feature. The noise levels of multimedia projectors range from 20dB to 93dB, and the average noise level is 34dB.

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Very Low Contrast Ratio (typical)

The contrast ratio (typical) of the PT-VW430 of only 3,500 is lower than 71% of all multimedia projectors when ranked by this feature. Multimedia projectors have contrast ratio (typical) of between 1.5 and 2,500,000, and the average contrast ratio (typical) is 27,000.

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Brighter Than Average Projector Brightness

Data projectors have projector brightnesses of between 100 ANSI lumens and 85,000 ANSI lumens, and the average projector brightness is 3,700 ANSI lumens. The projector brightness of the PT-VW430 of 4,300 ANSI lumens is brighter than 76% of all projectors when ranked by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The PT-VW430 has a built-in speaker, as do 76% of multimedia projectors.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The PT-VW430 has a handheld remote control, as do 80% of projectors.

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Bigger Than Average Bulb Power

The PT-VW430's bulb power of 280W is in the biggest 22% of all data projectors when ordered by this feature. The bulb powers of projectors range from 15W to 840W, and the average bulb power is 250W.

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Has a Carrying Case

The Panasonic PT-VW430 has a carrying case, unlike 81% of data projectors which do not have a carrying case.

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Does Not Support Full HD

The PT-VW430 does not support full HD, although this is within the context that 63% of data projectors also do not support full HD.

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Product Identifiers

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panasonic ptvw430u



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