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Sony VPL-DW127

79

Overall Score

Sony VPL-DW127

$779.95
Sony VPL-DW127
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A very economical to run and affordable moderate noise level 1280 x 800 resolution projector, with good features
38dB 1280 X 800 3000:1 No Aug 2014
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Sony VPL-DW127 Review

With low running costs and representing excellent value for money, we have ranked the Sony VPL-DW127 number 323 across all projectors.
87
Value for Money
Very Good
79
Features
Good Features
89
Running Costs
$46 Over 5 Years
79
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 79?

It has marvellous user reviews with an average user rating of 100%.
This projector is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better projectors are available. View the latest projectors 2018.
It has running costs of $46 over 5 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 2,021 data projectors that we have compared it to. View all energy saving data projectors.
This Sony projector has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
1280 x 800 resolution
Has a built-in speaker
Louder than average noise level
Very low contrast ratio (typical)

Sony VPL-DW127 In-Depth Analysis

Value For Money

Good Value for Money

The product has mediocre features but at $779.95 it is cheaper than 62% of projectors.

Cheaper Price Found in the United Kingdom

We found a cheaper price for the Sony VPL-DW127 of £435.88 ($435.88) in the United Kingdom. That's a saving of $344.07.

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Running Costs

Running Costs Are Average

The average 5 year running cost of the VPL-DW127 is $46 based on average energy prices and usage levels, which is typical compared to the other 2,021 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 projectors.

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Louder Than Average Noise Level

Projectors have noise levels of between 20dB and 93dB, and the average noise level is 34dB. The VPL-DW127's noise level of 38dB is louder than average when compared to most other projectors. It is in the loudest 15% of all multimedia projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Very Low Contrast Ratio (typical)

The VPL-DW127's contrast ratio (typical) of only 3,000 is lower than 77% of all projectors when ranked by this feature. The average contrast ratio (typical) of all data projectors is 27,000, with the lowest being 1.5 and the highest being 2,500,000.

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Dimmer Than Average Projector Brightness

Across all the data projectors the projector brightnesses range from 100 ANSI lumens to 85,000 ANSI lumens, and the average projector brightness is 3,700 ANSI lumens. The projector brightness of the Sony VPL-DW127 of only 2,600 ANSI lumens is dimmer than average when compared to most other projectors. It is in the dimmest 18% of all multimedia projectors when sorted by this feature.

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Average Service Life of Lamp

The service life of lamp of the Sony VPL-DW127 of 5,000h is fairly standard compared to most other projectors. It is in the longest 59% of all projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The VPL-DW127 has a built-in speaker. 77% of projectors also have a built-in speaker.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The Sony VPL-DW127 has a handheld remote control, as do 81% of projectors.

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Average Bulb Power

The bulb power of the VPL-DW127 of 210W is pretty standard compared to most other projectors. It is in the biggest 36% of all projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Does Not Support Full HD

The VPL-DW127 does not support full HD. 63% of projectors also do not support full HD.

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Has a Carrying Case

The VPL-DW127 has a carrying case, which is unusual. 82% of projectors do not have a carrying case.

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HD-Ready

The Sony VPL-DW127 is HD-Ready. 80% of projectors are not HD-Ready.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

sony vpldw127

Barcodes:

00027242882249, 04053162599154, 04905524984095

Sony VPL-DW127

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