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68

Overall Score

Sharp XG-P560WN

projectorcentral.com Highly Rated
A Fully Featured 1800:1 WXGA (1280x800) Projector
1800:1 WXGA (1280x800) No 37dB May 2013
Contrast Ratio (typical) Projector Native Resolution 3D Noise Level Release Date
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Sharp XG-P560WN Review

With excellent features and very good reviews, we have ranked the Sharp XG-P560WN number 485 across all projectors.
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1 Review + 1 Award
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Average
95
8 Great Features
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4 Years Old
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£353 Over 1 Year
Overall Score
68
Average

Why Has it Scored 68?

It has exceptional expert reviews with an average expert rating of 94%. This projector has received an industry award from Projectorcentral.com.
It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer projectors with better features are available. However this Sharp projector has good reviews so it may still be worth considering. View the latest projectors 2017.
The XG-P560WN has running costs of £353 over 1 year, which are in the most expensive 8% of all 25 recently released 1800:1 contrast ratio projectors that we have compared it to.
It has some great features:
Has a DVI port
Has an On Screen Display (OSD)
Has a handheld remote control
Has an Ethernet LAN

Sharp XG-P560WN In-Depth Analysis

Reviews

One Industry Award

Projectorcentral.com gave this projector a "Highly Rated" award.

Expert Reviews Are Excellent

This Sharp projector received a rating of 94% from projector expert review website projectorcentral.com. The expert review sites think this data projector is one of the very best new 1800:1 contrast ratio projectors.

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Easy to Use

Two owners who purchased the Sharp XG-P560WN concluded that it was easy to use.


Features

Has a DVI Port

The XG-P560WN has a DVI port, unlike most of the other latest similar spec multimedia projectors which do not have a DVI port.

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Does Not Support Full HD

The XG-P560WN does not support full HD. Most of the other new 1800:1 contrast ratio projectors also do not support full HD.

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Very Short Service Life of Lamp

The average service life of lamp of 1800:1 contrast ratio projectors that have been on the market for around the same time as this data projector is 15,000h, and the service life of lamps range from 1,500h to 20,000h. With a service life of lamp of only 2,000 hours, the XG-P560WN has one of the shorter service life of lamps amongst similar spec multimedia projectors of this age.

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Has an On Screen Display (OSD)

The XG-P560WN has an On Screen Display (OSD), as do most of the other multimedia projectors that have been around for around the same time as this projector.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The XG-P560WN has a handheld remote control. Most of the other 1800:1 contrast ratio projectors that are a similar age to this projector also have a handheld remote control.

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Has an Ethernet LAN

The XG-P560WN has an Ethernet LAN, which is unusual. Most of the other similar spec data projectors that are a comparable age to this projector do not have an Ethernet LAN.

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HD-Ready

The XG-P560WN is HD-Ready, as are most of the other new multimedia projectors.

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WXGA (1280x800) Resolution

This data projector has a projector native resolution of WXGA (1280x800), which is the most commonly found projector native resolution on 1800:1 contrast ratio projectors that have been around for a comparable time to it.

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Fairly Loud Noise Level

At 37 decibels, the XG-P560WN has a fairly loud noise level compared to most of the other similar spec projectors that came out around the same time as this projector. The average noise level of similar age comparable spec projectors is 35dB, and the noise levels range from 31dB to 43dB.

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Quite Bright Projector Brightness

The dimmest projector brightness of new projectors is 400 ANSI lumens and the brightest is 8,300 ANSI lumens. The Sharp XG-P560WN has one of the brighter projector brightnesses (5,000 ANSI lumens) amongst 1800:1 contrast ratio projectors of this age.

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Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The XG-P560WN has a built-in speaker(s). Most of the other similar spec data projectors that have been available for a comparable time to this multimedia projector also have a built-in speaker(s).

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Age

Released Over Four Years Ago

Sharp released the XG-P560WN in May 2013.


Running Costs

Running Costs Are High

The XG-P560WN is in the most expensive 8% of all 25 recently released 1800:1 contrast ratio projectors that we have looked at for running costs. Based on average energy prices and usage levels, we estimate the XG-P560WN will cost £353 over 1 year to run.

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Sharp XG-P560WN Review Sources

To prepare this Sharp XG-P560WN review we compared this projector to 100 other models. For each projector that we compared, we collated thousands of pieces of information including technical specs, reviews, and prices. In total we analysed 330,284 product attributes, 16,046 projector reviews and 2,351,700 historical projector prices from 169 projector retailers. We then picked out the standout features of this projector compared to the other models as well as any areas where this projector is lacking.

Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers sharp xgp560wn
Barcodes 04974019588339

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