If you are thinking about buying a Sony projector then our handy guide provides you with all the key info at a glance. Our objective, impartial comparison of projector brands is compiled by analysing 660+ user and expert reviews and 1 award from hundreds of different review sites on over 2,600 projectors.
Sony are recognised for their wide selection of premium and popular projectors. Their projectors start at $294 for the MP-CD1 which has a noise level of §dB, is a projector that has a very low contrast ratio and a projector that has a resolution of wvga (854x480) and go up to $24,167 for the VPL-VW1100ES which has a noise level of 23dB, is a projector that has a 1000000:1 contrast ratio and a projector that has a resolution of dci 4K (4096 x 2160). The average price of a new Sony projector is $3,201.
Sony are recognised for their wide selection of premium and popular projectors.
Is Sony the Best Projector Brand?
So are Sony projectors any good? We give every projector a Kagoo Score by analysing its specs, reviews and prices and comparing this to its competitors. By aggregating this data across all projectors we are able to impartially rank all the projector brands.
Sony is ranked the No. 1 best projector brand.
Our detailed analysis taking into account all of the above factors found that Sony is the actually best projector brand out there.
Let's look at how Sony projectors compare to the other projector brands across each of the key facets that make up the Kagoo Score.
All projector Brands
There's a wide selection of Sony projectors available compared to other projector brands, with over 70 Sony projectors currently on the market in the US. Sony also have better reviews than the typical projector brand, with the average rating of a Sony projector being 86%.
The average review score for a Sony projector is 86%.
Sony have a number of great features including reality creation and picture position memory which sets them apart from the competition. When it comes to energy efficiency the average annual running cost of Sony projector is $19 (based on a person typically using a projector for 5 hours per week), which makes them more efficient than most other projector brands.
However Sony projectors tend to be more expensive than most other projector brands making them a less popular choice with consumers.
No. Of Projectors
Average Price $1,440
Price Distribution of All Projectors
No. Of Projectors
Average Price $3,201
Price Distribution of Sony Projectors
What Do the Sony Projector Reviews Say?
We've added up all the reviews for every Sony projector to work out the average distribution of reviews for Sony and then compared this to the other projector brands.
Sony has a lower proportion of 4 and 5 star user reviews for its projectors than most other brands.
Over 86% of user reviews for Sony projectors are 4 stars or higher. This compares to 86% across all projector brands.
How Many Industry Awards Have Sony Projectors Received?
After checking thousands of expert review websites we couldn't find any industry awards for Sony projectors. The table below shows the number of awards received by the most popular projector brands. The largest number of awards provided by each review source is highlighted in green.