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Sony VPL-DX220

78

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Sony VPL-DX220

$582.35
Sony VPL-DX220
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A very economical to run and fully featured fairly noisy XGA projector, with a reasonable price
41dB 1024 X 768 (XGA) 3000:1 No Aug 2016
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Sony VPL-DX220 Review

With low running costs and excellent features, we have ranked the Sony VPL-DX220 number 485 across all projectors.
78
Value for Money
Very Good
82
Features
Fully-Featured
85
Running Costs
$55 Over 5 Years
78
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 78?

At over a year old this data projector is slightly out of date, and newer projectors with more up to date technology are available. View the latest projectors 2018.
It has running costs of $55 over 5 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 2,027 data projectors that we have compared it to. View all energy saving multimedia projectors.
This projector has some great features:
Has a built-in speaker
Has a handheld remote control
VPL-DX220 2,700 lumens XGA desktop projector
Efficient, easy-to-use projector for classrooms and meeting rooms: with excellent picture quality and low ownership costs

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Running Costs

Running Costs Are Average

The average running cost of the VPL-DX220 is $55 over 5 years based on average energy prices and usage levels, which is typical compared to the other 2,027 projectors.

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Features

Only 1024 X 768 (XGA) Resolution

The VPL-DX220 has a higher resolution than most data projectors. This projector has a 1024 x 768 (XGA) resolution, whereas most data projectors have a 1280 x 800 resolution. The worst resolution of all data projectors is 640 x 360 (nHD) and the best is 4096 x 2400 (4K).

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Louder Than Average Noise Level

The noise level of the VPL-DX220 of 41dB is louder than 97% of all projectors when ranked by this feature. The average noise level of all data projectors is 34dB, with the quietest being 20dB and the loudest being 93dB.

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Very Low Contrast Ratio (typical)

The contrast ratio (typical) of the Sony VPL-DX220 of only 3,000 is lower than average when compared to most other multimedia projectors. It is lower than 76% of all multimedia projectors when ranked by this feature. Multimedia 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 projector brightness of the VPL-DX220 of only 2,700 ANSI lumens is dimmer than average when compared to most other data projectors. It is in the dimmest 22% of all data projectors when sorted by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The VPL-DX220 has a built-in speaker, as do 76% of data projectors.

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Average Service Life of Lamp

The service life of lamp of the VPL-DX220 of 5,000h is fairly average compared to most other data projectors. It is longer than 41% of all multimedia projectors when sorted by this feature.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The VPL-DX220 has a handheld remote control, as do 80% of data projectors.

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Average Bulb Power

The bulb power of the VPL-DX220 of 215W is fairly average compared to most other multimedia projectors. It is bigger than 62% of all data projectors when ordered by this feature.

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04058154161111, 04548736032507

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