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Sony VPLVW1100ES

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Sony VPLVW1100ES

$19,578.85
$16,949.29 $2,630 cheaper than 5 days ago
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A good spec and award winning DCI 4K 3D data projector, with average running costs and an extremely quiet 23dB noise level
23dB 4096 X 2160 (DCI 4K) 1000000:1 Yes Oct 2013
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Sony VPL-VW1100ES Review

With excellent reviews and very good features, we have ranked the Sony VPL-VW1100ES number 521 across all projectors.
96
Reviews
86 Reviews + 3 Awards
58
Value for Money
Average
78
Features
Good Features
68
Running Costs
$93 Over 5 Years
74
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 74?

It has great expert reviews and marvellous user reviews with 98% of buyers recommending this data projector to others.
This projector is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer multimedia projectors with better features are available. However it has good reviews so it may still be worth considering. View the latest projectors 2018.
This Sony projector has running costs of $93 over 5 years, which puts it in the most expensive 18% of all 2,021 projectors that we have compared it to. View all energy saving data projectors.
The VPL-VW1100ES has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
4096 x 2160 (DCI 4K) resolution
Quieter than average noise level
More than 4x the resolution of full HD
2D & 3d films upscaled to 4k
Professional cinema technology
Dimmer than average projector brightness
Does not have a built-in speaker

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Sony VPL-VW1100ES In-Depth Analysis

Value For Money

Disappointing Value for Money

The product has excellent reviews but mediocre features and at $16,949.29 it is in the most expensive 1% of projectors.

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Running Costs

Running Costs Are Very High

The VPL-VW1100ES has an average 5 year running cost of $93 based on typical energy prices and usage levels, which makes it one of the least economic to run projectors.

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Features

4096 X 2160 (DCI 4K) Resolution

The Sony VPL-VW1100ES has a 4096 x 2160 (DCI 4K) projector native resolution which is higher than most projectors. Most multimedia projectors have a 1280 x 800 resolution. Projectors resolutions range from 640 x 360 (nHD) (worst) to 4096 x 2400 (4K) (best).

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Quieter Than Average Noise Level

The noise level of the Sony VPL-VW1100ES of only 23dB is quieter than 98% of all projectors when ranked by this feature. The quietest noise level of projectors is 20dB, the loudest is 93dB, and the average noise level is 34dB.

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Higher Than Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The contrast ratio (typical) of the VPL-VW1100ES of 1,000,000 is in the highest 1% of all multimedia projectors when ordered by this feature. The lowest contrast ratio (typical) of multimedia projectors is 1.5, the highest is 2,500,000, and the average contrast ratio (typical) is 27,000.

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Dimmer Than Average Projector Brightness

Projectors have projector brightnesses of between 100 ANSI lumens and 85,000 ANSI lumens, and the average projector brightness is 3,700 ANSI lumens. The projector brightness of the VPL-VW1100ES of only 2,000 ANSI lumens is dimmer than average when compared to most other projectors. It is dimmer than 89% of all data projectors when sorted by this feature.

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Supports 3D

The VPL-VW1100ES supports 3D, unlike 60% of multimedia projectors which do not support 3D.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Speaker

The VPL-VW1100ES does not have a built-in speaker, unlike most other projectors. 77% of projectors have a built-in speaker.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The VPL-VW1100ES has a handheld remote control, as do 81% of projectors.

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Bigger Than Average Bulb Power

The bulb power of the VPL-VW1100ES of 330W is in the biggest 14% of all data projectors when ordered by this feature. The bulb powers of projectors range from 15W to 840W, and the average bulb power is 250W.

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Has a 3D Glasses Included

The VPL-VW1100ES has a 3D glasses included, which is unusual. 97% of projectors do not have a 3D glasses included.

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Supports Full HD

The Sony VPL-VW1100ES supports full HD. 63% of projectors do not support full HD.

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Product Identifiers

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00027242873209, 04905524954869

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