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Sony VPL-EW245

60

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Sony VPL-EW245

Sony VPL-EW245

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A poor spec projector
1280 X 800 2300:1 No 3,100 ANSI Lumens Jul 2012
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Sony VPL-EW245 Review

We have scored the Sony VPL-EW245 as follows:
60
Overall Score
Average

Why Has it Scored 60?

Sony VPL-EW245 In-Depth Analysis

Features

280 X 800 Resolution

The Sony VPL-EW245 has a 280 x 800 projector native resolution which is higher than the 1280 x 800 resolution found on most multimedia projectors. In addition, this multimedia projector has a projector native resolution of WXGA (1280x800). Across all projectors the worst resolution is DCI 4K (4096 x 2160) and the best is 4096 x 2160.

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Very Low Contrast Ratio (typical)

Across all the multimedia projectors the contrast ratio (typical) range from 1.5 to 2,500,000, and the average contrast ratio (typical) is 27,000. The Sony VPL-EW245's contrast ratio (typical) of only 2,300 is lower than average when compared to most other multimedia projectors. It is lower than 83% of all projectors when ranked by this feature.

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Average Projector Brightness

The Sony VPL-EW245's projector brightness of 3,100 ANSI lumens is pretty typical compared to most other multimedia projectors. It is brighter than 57% of all data projectors when sorted by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The VPL-EW245 has a built-in speaker, as do 76% of data projectors.

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Very Short Service Life of Lamp

The service life of lamp of the VPL-EW245 of only 3,000h is shorter than average when compared to most other data projectors. It is in the shortest 23% of all multimedia projectors when sorted by this feature. Across all the multimedia projectors the service life of lamps range from 200h to 40,000h, and the average service life of lamp is 6,800h.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The VPL-EW245 has a handheld remote control. 79% of projectors also have a handheld remote control.

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Smaller Than Average Bulb Power

The bulb powers of multimedia projectors range from 15W to 840W, and the average bulb power is 250W. The bulb power of the VPL-EW245 of only 210W is smaller than average when compared to most other projectors. It is smaller than 65% of all projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Does Not Support Full HD

Like most other multimedia projectors, the VPL-EW245 does not support full HD. 64% of multimedia projectors do not support full HD.

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Product Identifiers

Barcodes:

00027242854147, 00100177420844, 00115971220040, 00151903394014, 02990091004460, 04905524887464

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