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Sony VPL-EX276

73

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Sony VPL-EX276

$1,049.99
Sony VPL-EX276

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A fully featured and very economical to run XGA 3000:1 contrast ratio projector, but representing only middle of the road value for money
1024 X 768 (XGA) 3000:1 No 3,200 ANSI Lumens May 2013
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Sony VPL-EX276 Review

With low running costs and excellent features, we have ranked the Sony VPL-EX276 number 615 across all projectors.
65
Value for Money
Good
80
Features
Fully-Featured
82
Running Costs
$57 Over 5 Years
73
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 73?

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 $57 over 5 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 2,027 multimedia projectors that we have compared it to. View all energy saving multimedia projectors.
It has some great features:
Has a built-in speaker

Sony VPL-EX276 In-Depth Analysis

Running Costs

Running Costs Are Average

Based on typical energy prices we estimate that the 5 year running cost of the VPL-EX276 is $57, which is typical compared to the other 2,027 multimedia projectors.

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Features

Only 1024 X 768 (XGA) Resolution

The Sony VPL-EX276 has a 1024 x 768 (XGA) projector native resolution which is higher than most data projectors. Most data projectors have a 1280 x 800 resolution. The worst resolution of all data projectors is 640 x 360 (nHD) and the best is 4096 x 2400 (4K).

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Very Low Contrast Ratio (typical)

The contrast ratio (typical) of the VPL-EX276 of only 3,000 is lower than average when compared to most other multimedia projectors. It is in the lowest 25% of all multimedia projectors when ordered by this feature. The average contrast ratio (typical) of all multimedia projectors is 27,000, with the lowest being 1.5 and the highest being 2,500,000.

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Average Projector Brightness

The VPL-EX276's projector brightness of 3,200 ANSI lumens is fairly standard compared to most other projectors. It is in the brightest 43% of all projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The VPL-EX276 has a built-in speaker. 76% of data projectors also have a built-in speaker.

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Very Short Service Life of Lamp

The service life of lamp of the VPL-EX276 of only 3,000h is shorter than 81% of all data projectors when ranked by this feature. The average service life of lamp of all multimedia projectors is 7,000h, with the shortest being 200h and the longest being 50,000h.

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Smaller Than Average Bulb Power

The VPL-EX276's bulb power of only 210W is in the smallest 33% of all data projectors when ranked by this feature. Data projectors have bulb powers of between 15W and 840W, and the average bulb power is 250W.

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Does Not Support Full HD

The Sony VPL-EX276 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 vplex276us

Barcodes:

00027242868335, 00272428683350, 04905524935714

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