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Sony VPL-EW246

60

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Sony VPL-EW246

Sony VPL-EW246

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A low spec projector
1280 X 800 2300:1 No 3,100 ANSI Lumens May 2013
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Sony VPL-EW246 Review

We have scored the Sony VPL-EW246 as follows:
60
Overall Score
Average

Why Has it Scored 60?

Sony VPL-EW246 In-Depth Analysis

Features

280 X 800 Resolution

The VPL-EW246 has a 280 x 800 projector native resolution which is higher than the 1280 x 800 resolution found on most data projectors. In addition, this projector has a projector native resolution of WXGA (1280x800). Projectors resolutions range from DCI 4K (4096 x 2160) (worst) to 4096 x 2160 (best).

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Very Low Contrast Ratio (typical)

The VPL-EW246's contrast ratio (typical) of only 2,300 is lower than 83% of all multimedia projectors when ordered by this feature. Across all the projectors the contrast ratio (typical) range from 1.5 to 2,500,000, and the average contrast ratio (typical) is 27,000.

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Average Projector Brightness

The Sony VPL-EW246's projector brightness of 3,100 ANSI lumens is pretty average compared to most other projectors. It is brighter than 58% of all multimedia projectors when sorted by this feature.

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Very Short Service Life of Lamp

Across all the projectors the service life of lamps range from 200h to 50,000h, and the average service life of lamp is 6,900h. The Sony VPL-EW246's service life of lamp of only 3,000h is shorter than average when compared to most other projectors. It is shorter than 82% of all projectors when ranked by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The VPL-EW246 has a built-in speaker, as do 76% of data projectors.

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Average Bulb Power

The VPL-EW246's bulb power of 210W is relatively average compared to most other projectors. It is in the biggest 36% of all data projectors when sorted by this feature.

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HD-Ready

The Sony VPL-EW246 is HD-Ready, which is unusual. 79% of projectors are not HD-Ready.

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Does Not Support Full HD

Like most other data projectors, the VPL-EW246 does not support full HD. 64% of projectors do not support full HD.

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Product Identifiers

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00027242868311, 00272428683114, 04905524935691

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