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Sony VPL-DW125

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Sony VPL-DW125

Sony VPL-DW125
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A very economical to run and critically acclaimed moderate noise level 1280 x 800 resolution multimedia projector, with very good features
33dB 1280 X 800 2500:1 No Jul 2012
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Sony VPL-DW125 Review

With very low running costs and excellent reviews, we have ranked the Sony VPL-DW125 number 990 across all projectors.
89
Reviews
1 Review
81
Features
Fully-Featured
92
Running Costs
$42 Over 5 Years
76
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 76?

It has very good expert reviews with an average expert rating of 90%.
This projector is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer projectors with better features are available. However it has good reviews so it may still be worth considering. View the latest projectors 2018.
This Sony projector has running costs of only $42 over 5 years, which puts it in the cheapest 20% of all 2,027 multimedia projectors that we have compared it to. View all energy saving multimedia projectors.
The VPL-DW125 has some great features:
1280 x 800 resolution
Has a built-in speaker
Has a handheld remote control
Supports full HD

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Sony VPL-DW125 In-Depth Analysis

Running Costs

Low Running Costs

Based on average energy prices we estimate that the VPL-DW125 will cost only $42 over 5 years to run, which is in the cheapest 20% of all 2,027 multimedia projectors.

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Features

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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Average Noise Level

The VPL-DW125's noise level of 33dB is pretty standard compared to most other projectors. It is in the loudest 37% of all projectors when sorted by this feature.

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Very Low Contrast Ratio (typical)

The VPL-DW125's contrast ratio (typical) of only 2,500 is lower than average when compared to most other data projectors. It is in the lowest 20% of all multimedia projectors when ordered by this feature. 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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Dimmer Than Average Projector Brightness

The dimmest projector brightness of data projectors is 100 ANSI lumens, the brightest is 85,000 ANSI lumens, and the average projector brightness is 3,700 ANSI lumens. The Sony VPL-DW125's projector brightness of only 2,600 ANSI lumens is dimmer than average when compared to most other projectors. It is dimmer than 80% of all data projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Average Service Life of Lamp

The VPL-DW125's service life of lamp of 5,000h is fairly average compared to most other projectors. It is in the longest 63% of all projectors when ranked by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The VPL-DW125 has a built-in speaker. 76% of data projectors also have a built-in speaker.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The Sony VPL-DW125 has a handheld remote control, as do 80% of projectors.

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Smaller Than Average Bulb Power

The VPL-DW125's bulb power of only 210W is smaller than 68% of all data projectors when ordered by this feature. Data projectors have bulb powers of between 15W and 840W, and the average bulb power is 250W.

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Supports Full HD

The VPL-DW125 supports full HD. 63% of data projectors do not support full HD.

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Has a Carrying Case

The VPL-DW125 has a carrying case. 81% of data projectors do not have a carrying case.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

vpldw125a

Barcodes:

00027242276710, 00027242857322, 04905524895582, 04905524896466

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