Close
Sony VPLEW295KIT

74

Overall Score

Sony VPLEW295KIT

$1,069.95
Sony VPL-EW295
5 Images

Loading image...
A good spec and good value for money quiet 1280 x 800 resolution projector, with low running costs
30dB 1280 X 800 3700:1 No Jul 2014
Noise Level Projector Native Resolution Contrast Ratio 3D Release Date
Compare
Share on

Sony VPL-EW295 Compare Cheapest US Prices

You are subscribed to price alerts for this product
Unsubscribe
Factory Outlet Store
Sony VPLEW295 Projector
$1,069.95
Go to Store
Factory Outlet Store
Sony VPLEW295-Kit Projector
$11,699.95
Go to Store
Report an incorrect price | Found it cheaper elsewhere?
2 Prices from 1 Store | $1,069.95-$11,699.95
Get Price Alerts

Sony VPL-EW295 Compare US Used Prices

eBay
Refurbished - Sony VPL-EW295 3800 Lumen WXGA Portable Projector NEW Unused B-Stock in BOX (Refurbished)
$1,179.00
Go to Store
Report an incorrect price | Found it cheaper elsewhere?
1 Price from 1 Store | $1,179.00
Get Price Alerts
Sorry, no international prices found
Searching for international prices ...

Assumed Exchange Rates

15% Off
{Acer H6517ST
$449.99
Was $530 (4 days ago)
Newegg US
View More Amazing Deals

Sony VPL-EW295 Review

With very good features and representing value for money, we have ranked the Sony VPL-EW295 number 495 across all projectors.
77
Value for Money
Very Good
78
Features
Good Features
70
Running Costs
$80 Over 5 Years
74
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 74?

It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better projectors are available. View the latest data projectors 2018.
This projector has running costs of $80 over 5 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 2,021 projectors that we have compared it to. View all energy saving projectors.
It has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
1280 x 800 resolution
Quieter than average noise level
Very low contrast ratio (typical)
Smaller than average bulb power

Sony VPL-EW295 In-Depth Analysis

Value For Money

Poor Value for Money

The product has mediocre features and at $1,069.95 it is in the most expensive 44% of projectors.

Running Costs

OK Running Costs

The average 5 year running cost of the VPL-EW295 is $80 based on average usage levels and energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 2,021 projectors.

Calculate your own running costs

Features

1280 X 800 Resolution

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

What does "projector native resolution" mean? Less Edit

Quieter Than Average Noise Level

The noise levels of projectors range from 20dB to 93dB, and the average noise level is 34dB. The VPL-EW295's noise level of only 30dB is quieter than average when compared to most other multimedia projectors. It is quieter than 84% of all projectors when sorted by this feature.

What does "noise level" mean? Less Edit

Very Low Contrast Ratio (typical)

The average contrast ratio (typical) of all projectors is 27,000, with the lowest being 1.5 and the highest being 2,500,000. The VPL-EW295's contrast ratio (typical) of only 3,700 is lower than average when compared to most other multimedia projectors. It is in the lowest 29% of all multimedia projectors when sorted by this feature.

What does "contrast ratio" mean? Less Edit

Brighter Than Average Projector Brightness

The projector brightnesses of multimedia projectors range from 100 ANSI lumens to 85,000 ANSI lumens, and the average projector brightness is 3,700 ANSI lumens. The VPL-EW295's projector brightness of 3,800 ANSI lumens is brighter than average when compared to most other projectors. It is brighter than 68% of all projectors when sorted by this feature.

What does "projector brightness" mean? Less Edit

Has a Built-In Speaker

The Sony VPL-EW295 has a built-in speaker, as do 77% of projectors.

What is a built-in speaker? Less Edit

Longer Than Average Service Life of Lamp

The VPL-EW295's service life of lamp of 6,000h is longer than average when compared to most other projectors. It is in the longest 21% of all projectors when ranked by this feature. Across all the projectors the service life of lamps range from 200h to 50,000h, and the average service life of lamp is 7,000h.

What does "service life of lamp" mean? Less Edit

Has a Handheld Remote Control

The Sony VPL-EW295 has a handheld remote control, as do 81% of projectors.

Chart Hide Chart What is a handheld remote control? Less Edit

Smaller Than Average Bulb Power

The Sony VPL-EW295's bulb power of only 210W is smaller than average when compared to most other projectors. It is smaller than 65% of all projectors when ranked by this feature. The bulb powers of projectors range from 15W to 840W, and the average bulb power is 250W.

Chart Hide Chart What does "bulb power" mean? Less Edit

Does Not Support Full HD

Like most other projectors, the VPL-EW295 does not support full HD. 63% of multimedia projectors do not support full HD.

Chart Hide Chart What is full HD? Less Edit

Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

sony vplew295kit

Barcodes:

00027242881822, 00272428818226, 04053162599192, 04905524983425, 05054629488126

Sony VPL-EW295 - Other Projectors Worth Considering

(2 reviews)
1,069.00
$1 Cheaper
Cheaper to run by $29.81
Six months older
Best Available Price
Factory Outlet Store 1,069.00

(1 review)
1,074.15
45% cheaper to run
$4 More Expensive
Best Available Price
Overstock 1,074.15
33% bigger bulb power
$14.89 cheaper to run
Brighter projector brightness
$5 More Expensive
Best Available Price
eBay 1,074.45
Cheaper to run by $26.85
$13 More Expensive
Best Available Price
Amazon US 1,082.95
27% cheaper to run over five years
16% brighter projector brightness
9% bigger bulb power
$18 More Expensive
Best Available Price
Factory Outlet Store 1,087.95

(21 reviews)
1,089.38
$20 cheaper to run over five years
30W bigger bulb power
Quieter noise level
$19 More Expensive
Best Available Price
eBay 1,089.38
$20 Cheaper
Cheaper to run by $20.54
Best Available Price
eBay 1,049.99

(2 reviews)
1,049.00
$21 Cheaper
Cheaper to run by $11.73
11 months older
Best Available Price
eBay 1,049.00

Today's Best Projector Deals

15% Price Drop
{Acer H6517ST
17 reviews
$449.99
Was $530 (4 days ago)
Noise Level
33dB
Projector Native Resolution
1920 X 1080 (1080p)
Contrast Ratio
10000:1
13% Price Drop
{Casio XJ-V110W
$790.82
Was $907 (29 days ago)
Noise Level
37dB
Projector Native Resolution
1280 X 800
Contrast Ratio
20000:1
12% Price Drop
{Epson 2040
67 reviews
$741.67
Was $845 (71 days ago)
Noise Level
37dB
Projector Native Resolution
1024 X 768 (XGA)
3D
Yes
6% Price Drop
{Acer H5380
217 reviews
$518.49
Was $554 (17 days ago)
Noise Level
31dB
Projector Native Resolution
1280 X 720 (720p)
Contrast Ratio
17000:1
26% Price Drop
{NEC NP-M403H
$1,099.00
Was $1,479 (32 days ago)
Noise Level
36dB
Projector Native Resolution
1920 X 1080 (1080p)
Contrast Ratio
10000:1
View More Amazing Projector Deals