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Sony VPL-EX245

82

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Sony VPL-EX245

$157.00
Sony VPL-EX245
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A bargain price and very economical to run XGA 3000:1 contrast ratio multimedia projector, with great features
1024 X 768 (XGA) 3000:1 No 3,200 ANSI Lumens Jul 2012
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Sony VPL-EX245 Review

Representing excellent value for money and with low running costs, we have ranked the Sony VPL-EX245 number 165 across all projectors.
98
Value for Money
Excellent
81
Features
Fully-Featured
88
Running Costs
$50 Over 5 Years
82
Overall Score
Excellent

Why Has it Scored 82?

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 $50 over 5 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 2,021 multimedia projectors that we have compared it to. View all energy saving data projectors.
It has some great features:
Has a built-in speaker
Has a handheld remote control
HD-Ready

Sony VPL-EX245 In-Depth Analysis

Value For Money

Astoundingly Good Value for Money

The product has mediocre features but at $157.00 it is cheaper than 100% of projectors.

Running Costs

Running Costs Are OK

The VPL-EX245 is typical compared to the other 2,021 projectors that we have looked at for running costs. Based on average energy prices, we estimate the VPL-EX245 will cost $50 over 5 years to run.

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Features

Only 1024 X 768 (XGA) Resolution

The VPL-EX245 has a higher resolution than most projectors. This projector has a 1024 x 768 (XGA) resolution, whereas most projectors have a 1280 x 800 resolution. The worst resolution of all projectors is 640 x 360 (nHD) and the best is 4096 x 2400 (4K).

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Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The contrast ratio (typical) of the Sony VPL-EX245 of 3,000 is relatively typical compared to most other projectors. It is in the highest 26% of all projectors when ranked by this feature.

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Average Projector Brightness

The projector brightness of the VPL-EX245 of 3,200 ANSI lumens is relatively average compared to most other projectors. It is in the brightest 42% of all data projectors when ranked by this feature.

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Average Service Life of Lamp

The Sony VPL-EX245's service life of lamp of 5,000h is relatively typical compared to most other projectors. It is in the longest 59% of all projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The VPL-EX245 has a built-in speaker. 77% of projectors also have a built-in speaker.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The Sony VPL-EX245 has a handheld remote control, as do 81% of projectors.

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Smaller Than Average Bulb Power

The bulb powers of projectors range from 15W to 840W, and the average bulb power is 250W. The bulb power of the VPL-EX245 of only 210W is smaller than average when compared to most other projectors. It is in the smallest 33% of all projectors when ordered by this feature.

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HD-Ready

The Sony VPL-EX245 is HD-Ready. 80% of projectors are not HD-Ready.

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Does Not Support Full HD

Like most other projectors, the VPL-EX245 does not support full HD. 63% of projectors do not support full HD.

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Product Identifiers

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00027242854109, 04905524887426

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