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Sony VPLEW255KIT

85

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Sony VPLEW255KIT

$789.95
Sony VPL-EW255
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A low cost and fully featured quiet 1280 x 800 resolution multimedia projector, with very low running costs
30dB 1280 X 800 2700:1 No Jul 2014
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Sony VPL-EW255 Review

Representing excellent value for money and with features, we have ranked the Sony VPL-EW255 number 298 across all projectors.
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Value for Money
Excellent
85
Features
Fully-Featured
80
Running Costs
$76 Over 5 Years
85
Overall Score
Excellent

Why Has it Scored 85?

It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better multimedia projectors are available. View the latest projectors 2018.
This projector has running costs of $76 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 projectors.
It has some great features:
1280 x 800 resolution
Quieter than average noise level
Has a built-in speaker
Has a handheld remote control

Sony VPL-EW255 In-Depth Analysis

Running Costs

Running Costs Are OK

The average 5 year running cost of the VPL-EW255 is $76 based on average energy prices and usage levels, which is typical compared to the other 2,027 data projectors.

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Features

1280 X 800 Resolution

This data projector has a projector native resolution of 1280 x 800, which is the most commonly found resolution on projectors.

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Quieter Than Average Noise Level

The quietest noise level of data projectors is 20dB, the loudest is 93dB, and the average noise level is 34dB. The noise level of the VPL-EW255 of only 30dB is in the quietest 16% of all data projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Very Low Contrast Ratio (typical)

The contrast ratio (typical) of multimedia projectors range from 1.5 to 2,500,000, and the average contrast ratio (typical) is 27,000. The contrast ratio (typical) of the VPL-EW255 of only 2,700 is in the lowest 21% of all multimedia projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Average Projector Brightness

The projector brightness of the VPL-EW255 of 3,200 ANSI lumens is fairly typical compared to most other data projectors. It is brighter than 50% of all data projectors when ranked by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The VPL-EW255 has a built-in speaker. 76% of data projectors also have a built-in speaker.

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Average Service Life of Lamp

The service life of lamp of the Sony VPL-EW255 of 4,000h is fairly typical compared to most other projectors. It is longer than 53% of all multimedia projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The Sony VPL-EW255 has a handheld remote control, as do 80% of multimedia projectors.

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Smaller Than Average Bulb Power

The average bulb power of all data projectors is 250W, with the smallest being 15W and the biggest being 840W. The Sony VPL-EW255's bulb power of only 210W is smaller than 65% of all data projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Does Not Support Full HD

The Sony VPL-EW255 does not support full HD. 63% of data projectors also do not support full HD.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

sony 900000134848, sony 9rl4za00, sony 9rl4zs00, sony vplew255

Barcodes:

00027242881815, 00272428818158, 04053162599185, 04905524983418, 05052184657391, 05054629490051

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