Close
Sony VPL-CX275
Sony VPL-CX275
6 Images
Share on

Loading image...

13

Overall Score

Sony VPL-CX275

$1,499.99
A Cheap to Run 3000:1 XGA (1024x768) Multimedia Projector
3000:1 XGA (1024x768) No 30dB Nov 2012
Contrast Ratio (typical) Projector Native Resolution 3D Noise Level Release Date
You are subscribed to price alerts for this product
Unsubscribe
eBay
Sony VPL-CX275 from eBay
$1,499.99
Checked 2 days ago
Go to Store
Buy.Direct Trading Inc
Sony VPL-CX275 from Buy.Direct Trading Inc
$1,799.00
Checked 2 days ago
Delivery unknown
Go to Store
Report an incorrect price | Found it cheaper elsewhere?
2 Prices from 2 Stores | $1,499.99-$1,799.00
Get Price Alerts
eBay
$1,200.00
Checked 2 days ago
Go to Store
Report an incorrect price | Found it cheaper elsewhere?
1 Price from 1 Store | $1,200.00
Get Price Alerts
Sorry, no international prices found
Searching for international prices ...

Assumed Exchange Rates

Sony VPL-CX275 Review

With low running costs and at over 3 years old, we have ranked the Sony VPL-CX275 number 687 across all projectors.
1
Not Currently for Sale
19
6 Great Features
29
4 Years Old
39
£125 Over 1 Year
Overall Score
13
Mediocre

Why Has it Scored 13?

It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better data projectors are available. View the latest multimedia projectors 2017.
This projector has running costs of £125 over 1 year, which are typical compared to the other 94 latest 3000:1 contrast ratio multimedia projectors that we have compared it to.
It is missing some features:
Does not have a DVI port
Does not support full HD

Sony VPL-CX275 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews

Sony Has Excellent Data Projector Reviews

Projectors manufactured by Sony generally have excellent ratings. 98% of those that bought a Sony projector would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Features

Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The VPL-CX275 has a built-in speaker(s), as do most of the other recently released 3000:1 contrast ratio multimedia projectors.

What is a built-in speaker(s)? Less Chart Hide Chart Edit

Quite Bright Projector Brightness

With a projector brightness of 5,200 ANSI lumens, the Sony VPL-CX275 has one of the brighter projector brightnesses amongst 3000:1 contrast ratio multimedia projectors of this age. The dimmest projector brightness of comparable spec data projectors that have been around for around the same time as this data projector is 100 ANSI lumens and the brightest is 8,000 ANSI lumens.

Chart Hide Chart Edit

XGA (1024x768) Resolution

The highest resolution of the VPL-CX275 is XGA (1024x768). That's 23% less resolution than the most common projector native resolution of WXGA (1280x800).

What does "projector native resolution" mean? Less Chart Hide Chart Edit

Ceiling Mountable

The VPL-CX275 is ceiling mountable. Most of the other recently released data projectors also are ceiling mountable.

Chart Hide Chart Edit

Does Not Have a DVI Port

Like most of the other 3000:1 contrast ratio multimedia projectors that have been around for around the same time as this data projector, the VPL-CX275 does not have a DVI port.

Chart Hide Chart Edit

Has an Ethernet LAN

The VPL-CX275 has an Ethernet LAN, as do most of the other comparable spec projectors that are a similar age to this projector.

Chart Hide Chart Edit

Quite Quiet Noise Level

The quietest noise level of new projectors is 25dB, the loudest is 43dB, and the average noise level is 35dB. With a noise level of only 30 decibels, the VPL-CX275 has a fairly quiet noise level compared to most of the other 3000:1 contrast ratio multimedia projectors that have been on the market for a similar time to this projector.

What does "noise level" mean? Less Chart Hide Chart Edit

Fairly Big Bulb Power

The smallest bulb power of similar spec multimedia projectors that have been available for around the same time as this data projector is 140W and the biggest is 400W. The VPL-CX275 has a quite big bulb power (280 Watts) compared to most of the other data projectors that have been around for a similar time to this multimedia projector.

Chart Hide Chart Edit

Does Not Support Full HD

The VPL-CX275 does not support full HD, although keep in mind that most of the other latest data projectors also do not support full HD.

What is full HD? Less Chart Hide Chart Edit

Age

Released Over Four Years Ago

It was November 2012 when this data projector was released.


Running Costs

Average Running Costs

Based on typical energy prices we estimate that the 1 year running cost of the VPL-CX275 is £125, which is typical compared to the other 94 latest 3000:1 contrast ratio multimedia projectors.

Calculate your own running costs

Sony VPL-CX275 Review Sources

To prepare this Sony VPL-CX275 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 330,390 product attributes, 16,086 projector reviews and 2,530,500 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

Barcodes 00027242277038, 00027242859722, 00272422770384, 00272428597220
12% quieter noise level
6% cheaper to run
2h shorter service life of lamp

Feedback