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Sony VPL-DX120

79

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Sony VPL-DX120

$795.00
Sony VPL-DX120
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A very economical to run and very cheap XGA 2500:1 contrast ratio projector, with great features
1024 X 768 (XGA) 2500:1 No 2,600 ANSI Lumens Jul 2012
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Sony VPL-DX120 Review

Representing excellent value for money and with low running costs, we have ranked the Sony VPL-DX120 number 303 across all projectors.
90
Value for Money
Excellent
80
Features
Fully-Featured
84
Running Costs
$55 Over 5 Years
79
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 79?

It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better multimedia projectors are available. View the latest multimedia projectors 2018.
This projector has running costs of $55 over 5 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 2,021 projectors that we have compared it to. View all energy saving data projectors.
It has some great features:
Has a built-in speaker

Sony VPL-DX120 In-Depth Analysis

Value For Money

Great Value for Money

The product has mediocre features but at $795.00 it is cheaper than 52% of projectors.

Running Costs

Running Costs Are Average

The VPL-DX120 is typical compared to the other 2,021 projectors that we have analysed for 5 year running costs. Based on average usage levels and energy prices, we estimate the 5 year running cost of the VPL-DX120 is $55.

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Features

Only 1024 X 768 (XGA) Resolution

The Sony VPL-DX120 has a 1024 x 768 (XGA) projector native resolution which is higher than the 1280 x 800 resolution found on most multimedia projectors. The worst resolution of all projectors is 640 x 360 (nHD) and the best is 4096 x 2400 (4K).

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Very Low Contrast Ratio (typical)

The VPL-DX120's contrast ratio (typical) of only 2,500 is lower than average when compared to most other multimedia projectors. It is lower than 79% of all multimedia projectors when ranked by this feature. The contrast ratio (typical) of multimedia projectors range from 1.5 to 2,500,000, and the average contrast ratio (typical) is 27,000.

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Dimmer Than Average Projector Brightness

The average projector brightness of all projectors is 3,700 ANSI lumens, with the dimmest being 100 ANSI lumens and the brightest being 85,000 ANSI lumens. The projector brightness of the VPL-DX120 of only 2,600 ANSI lumens is in the dimmest 20% of all projectors when ranked by this feature.

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Very Short Service Life of Lamp

The shortest service life of lamp of projectors is 200h, the longest is 50,000h, and the average service life of lamp is 7,000h. The service life of lamp of the VPL-DX120 of only 3,000h is shorter than 75% of all projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The VPL-DX120 has a built-in speaker, as do 77% of data projectors.

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Does Not Support Full HD

The VPL-DX120 does not support full HD. 63% of multimedia projectors also do not support full HD.

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Product Identifiers

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00027242854291, 04250064942259, 04905524887747, 04905524887754

Sony VPL-DX120

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