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Sony VPL-FW60 Projector

2000:1 WXGA (1280x800) 28dB 5,200 ANSI Lumens Mar 2016
Contrast Ratio (typical) Projector Native Resolution Noise Level Projector Brightness Release Date $107.46 Electricity cost over 5 years
Sony has excellent reviews for its projectors
Supports full HD
Does not have a built-in speaker(s)
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Sony Has Excellent Reviews for Its Projectors

Sony is one of the leading data projector brands according to average expert and user review score data that we have collected for all projectors. 100% of those that bought a Sony data projector would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Video

Supports Full HD

The VPL-FW60 supports full HD, as do most of the other data projectors of a similar age and spec to this projector.

It may also be worth also looking at one of the other projectors which support full HD currently available including the Sony VPL-FH60 ($3,799.95) which is cheaper.

It is worth also looking at alternative multimedia projectors which also support full HD including the Vivitek DH3331, or the Ricoh PJ WX6170N.

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Ports & Interfaces

Has a DVI Port

The Sony VPL-FW60 has a DVI port, as do most of the other multimedia projectors of this type and age.

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Networking

Has an Ethernet LAN

The VPL-FW60 has an Ethernet LAN. Most of the other projectors of this age and type also have an Ethernet LAN.

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Performance

Has an On Screen Display (OSD)

The VPL-FW60 has an On Screen Display (OSD). Most of the other comparable spec data projectors that came out more than a year ago also have an On Screen Display (OSD).

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Quite Quiet Noise Level

The noise levels of projectors of this age and spec range from 28dB to 42dB, and the average noise level is 37dB. At only 28 decibels, the VPL-FW60 has a very quiet noise level compared to most of the other 2000:1 contrast ratio projectors that have been on the market for around the same time as this projector.

Alternative data projectors with a louder noise level that you might want to look at include the Sony VPL-FH60 ($3,799.95) (35dB) which is also cheaper.

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Design

Ceiling Mountable

The VPL-FW60 is ceiling mountable, as are most of the other 2000:1 contrast ratio projectors that have been available for around the same time as this multimedia projector.

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Packaging Content

Has a Handheld Remote Control

The VPL-FW60 has a handheld remote control, as do most of the other projectors of this type and age.

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Multimedia

Does Not Have a Built-In Speaker(s)

The Sony VPL-FW60 does not have a built-in speaker(s), unlike most of the other 2000:1 contrast ratio projectors that have been on the market for around the same time as this projector which have a built-in speaker(s).

There are a number of alternative projectors which also have a built-in speaker(s) that you might want to consider including the Vivitek D5190HD-WNL.

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Lamps

Quite Short Service Life of Lamp

2000:1 contrast ratio projectors that were released around the same time as this multimedia projector have service life of lamps of between 1,500h and 20,000h. With a service life of lamp of only 3,000 hours, the VPL-FW60 has one of the shorter service life of lamps amongst 2000:1 contrast ratio projectors of this age.

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Other

Released Over a Year Ago

It was April 2017 when this multimedia projector was released.


Projector

Average Projector Brightness

At 5,200 ANSI lumens, the Sony VPL-FW60 has a relatively average projector brightness compared to most of the other projectors of this spec and age.

If you want a brighter projector brightness then you might want to look at the Epson V11H753141 (8,000 ANSI lumens).

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WXGA (1280x800) Resolution

The highest resolution of the Sony VPL-FW60 is WXGA (1280x800). That's 56% less resolution than a WUXGA (1920x1200) multimedia projector, which is the most frequently found resolution.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers sony 1280x800, sony c6dqzs00, sony c6dqza00
Barcodes 04905524996173

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