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Sony VPL-DX147 Projector

$779.95
3000:1 XGA (1024x768) 38dB 3,200 ANSI Lumens Aug 2014
Contrast Ratio (typical) Projector Native Resolution Noise Level Projector Brightness Release Date $58.44 Electricity cost over 5 years
Sony projectors have excellent reviews
Very low running costs
Has a built-in speaker(s)
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Reviews

Sony Projectors Have Excellent Reviews

On average Sony data projectors are rated 89%, which is in the top 5% of all multimedia projector manufacturers that we have assessed. 100% of those that bought a Sony multimedia projector would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Multimedia

Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The VPL-DX147 has a built-in speaker(s). Most of the other similar spec data projectors that are a comparable age to this multimedia projector also have a built-in speaker(s).

It may also be worth also looking at one of the alternative multimedia projectors with a built-in speaker(s) currently available including the NEC M271X which is cheaper; or the Sony VPL-DW127 ($779.95), or the NEC M311X which has better reviews.

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Packaging Content

Has a Carrying Case

The Sony VPL-DX147 has a carrying case, as do most of the other comparable spec data projectors that were launched more than two years ago.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The VPL-DX147 has a handheld remote control. Most of the other 3000:1 contrast ratio multimedia projectors that were released around the same time as this multimedia projector also have a handheld remote control.

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Performance

Has an On Screen Display (OSD)

The VPL-DX147 has an On Screen Display (OSD), as do most of the other projectors of this age and type.

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Fairly Loud Noise Level

With a noise level of 38 decibels, the Sony VPL-DX147 has a fairly loud noise level compared to most of the other 3000:1 contrast ratio multimedia projectors that have been around for a similar time to this multimedia projector. The average noise level of data projectors of this age and type is 35dB.

It may also be worth considering one of the other 38dB noise level projectors currently available including the VPL-DW122 ($379.99), or the VPL-DX127 both from Sony which is cheaper; or the Sony VPL-DW127 ($779.95) which has better reviews.

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Networking

Has an Ethernet LAN

The VPL-DX147 has an Ethernet LAN, as do most of the other 3000:1 contrast ratio multimedia projectors that have been on the market for around the same time as this multimedia projector.

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Video

Does Not Support Full HD

The VPL-DX147 does not support full HD. Most of the other projectors of a comparable age and spec to this data projector also do not support full HD.

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Ports & Interfaces

Does Not Have a DVI Port

The Sony VPL-DX147 does not have a DVI port, although keep in mind that most of the other 3000:1 contrast ratio multimedia projectors that have been available for around the same time as this projector also do not have a DVI port.

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Other

Released Over Two Years Ago

It was April 2017 when Sony released the VPL-DX147.


Projector

Average Projector Brightness

At 3,200 ANSI lumens, the VPL-DX147 has a fairly average projector brightness compared to most of the other multimedia projectors that were released more than two years ago.

There are a number of other 3,200 ANSI lumens brightness projectors currently available that you might want to look at including the Sony VPL-DX142 ($734.83) which is cheaper.

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XGA (1024x768) Resolution

The highest resolution of the Sony VPL-DX147 is XGA (1024x768). That's 23% less resolution than a WXGA (1280x800) multimedia projector, which is the most frequently found resolution.

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Product Identifiers

Barcodes 00027242882232, 04053162754393, 04905524984088, 05052184726103

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