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Sony VPLFHZ65

Sony VPLFHZ65
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Good Features
59
Running Costs
$190 Over 5 Years
67
Kagoo Score
Good
Our Verdict:
A good spec but 3 year old WUXGA average noise level projector, with moderate running costs.
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1920 X 1200 (WUXGA) 34dB Medium 6,000 ANSI Lumens Jan 2016
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With very good features, we have scored the Sony VPLFHZ65 as follows:

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Why Has it Scored 67?

It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better multimedia projectors are available. View the latest data projectors 2018.
This projector has running costs of $190 over 5 years, which puts it in the most expensive 4% of all 1,335 data 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:
1920 x 1200 (WUXGA) resolution
Medium contrast ratio
Overview
Highlights
Does not have a handheld remote control

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3.3 stars (2 reviews)
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What Are People Saying About the Sony VPLFHZ65?

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Features

Key Features

1920 X 1200 (WUXGA) Resolution
Average Noise Level
Medium Contrast Ratio
Brighter Than Average Projector Brightness
Does Not Have a Handheld Remote Control
Has a Digital Gamma Correction
Has a DVI Port
Has an Ethernet LAN
1920 X 1200 (WUXGA) Resolution

The VPLFHZ65 has a 1920 x 1200 (WUXGA) projector native resolution which is higher than the 1280 x 800 (WXGA) resolution found on most data projectors. Projectors resolutions range from 640 x 360 (nHD) (worst) to 4096 x 2400 (4K) (best). §.

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Average Noise Level
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The noise level of the VPLFHZ65 of 34dB is pretty typical compared to most other projectors. It is louder than 55% of all projectors when sorted by this feature.

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Medium Contrast Ratio

This projector has a 10000:1 contrast ratio, which is the most commonly found contrast ratio on projectors. A contrast ratio of between 3,000 and 10,000.

A contrast ratio of between 3,000 and 10,000.

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Brighter Than Average Projector Brightness
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Across all the projectors the projector brightnesses range from 100 ANSI lumens to 85,000 ANSI lumens, and the average projector brightness is 3,800 ANSI lumens. The Sony VPLFHZ65's projector brightness of 6,000 ANSI lumens is brighter than average when compared to most other projectors. It is brighter than 90% of all data projectors when ranked by this feature.

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Does Not Have a Handheld Remote Control

The Sony VPLFHZ65 does not have a handheld remote control, unlike 81% of multimedia projectors which have a handheld remote control.

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Has a Digital Gamma Correction

The Sony VPLFHZ65 has a digital gamma correction. 97% of projectors do not have a digital gamma correction.

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Has a DVI Port

The VPLFHZ65 has a DVI port, which is unusual. 89% of projectors do not have a DVI port.

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Has an Ethernet LAN
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The VPLFHZ65 has an Ethernet LAN, as do 53% of multimedia projectors.

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High Running Costs

The VPLFHZ65 has an average running cost of $190 over 5 years based on typical energy prices, which is in the most expensive 4% of all 1,335 projectors.

Running Costs

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Electricity cost when switched on $103.64
Electricity cost when on standby $99.57
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Total running cost over 5 years $203.21
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Running this projector over 5 years will generate 1.1 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
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To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant 30 tree seedlings and grow them for 10 years.

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Manufacturer's Description

Overview

The VPL.

FHZ65/BJ is Sony's next generation of the very successful Z.

Phosphor projector illumination technology.VPLFHZ65/BJ is manufactured in Japan in order to serve Federal Government business opportunities which require products to be manufactured in Trade Compliant countries. With a brightness of 6000 lumens and 10,000 to 1 contrast ratio the VPL.

Z65 offers high performace in demanding applications. The VPL.

Z65 employs Sony's latest in image processing technology ensuring outstanding image quality. With Z-phosphor technology and a self cleaning filter the VPL.

Z65 offers peace of mind, and needs no maintenance for 20,000 hours. The VPl.

FHZ65 comes with a powered zoom lens and with 4 other optional lenses to cover a wide range of installation needs. The VPL.

Z65 also has a large lens shift range ensuring installations go smoothly. The VPL.

Z65 has a full set of input connections including HDMI, DVI and analog RGB with both an analog and digital monitor out. THe VPl.

Z65 also has a standard HDBaseT input for simple one cable connection.

Highlights

:Manufactured in Japan in order to serve Federal Government business opportunities which require products to be manufactured in Trade Compliant countries.

Outstanding picture quality.

6000 lumens 3LCD Projector.

Native WUXGA (1920 x 1200) Resolution.

10,000:1 Contrast ratio.

Ground-breaking laser light source.

Up to 20,000h maintenance free design.

Versatile inputs including HDMI and DVI.

RJ45 for network control and monitoring.

Up to V: +60% -0%, H: +/-32% Optical Lens Shift.

Tilt angle free design.

Built-in Edge blending capability.

Advanced Geometric Correction.

Vertical and Horizontal Keystone correction: Max +/-30%.

Equipped with Bright Era 3LCD Panels.

12 bit 3D Digital Gamma Correction.

Near instantaneous power on.

Auto light dimming for intelligently saving energy consumption.

Designed to blend in visually.

Picture by Picture Image Projection.

DICOM GSDF Simulation Gamma Mode.

Crestron RoomView ConnectedTM.

Full range of Option Lens.

HG (Mercury) free design.

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Sony VPLFHZ65 Specification

Key Features
Projector Native Resolution
Noise Level
Contrast Ratio
Performance
HDCP
Projector
Projector Brightness
Digital Gamma Correction
Colour Light Output
White Light Output
Zoom Ratio
Screen Size Compatibility
Projection Technology
Lens System
Throw Ratio
Video
3D
Analog Signal Format System
Ports & Interfaces
RS-232 Port
BNC Input Port
RS-232C
DVI Port
Component Video (YPbPr/YCbCr) in
Audio (L,R) Out
Audio (L,R) in
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Port
HDMI Port
VGA (D-Sub) Port
HDMI Connector Type
Networking
Ethernet LAN Data Rates
Ethernet LAN
Design
Colour
Product Type
Power
Power Consumption (Standby)
Power Consumption (Typical)
Power Source
AC Input Frequency
AC Input Voltage
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Packaging Content
Handheld Remote Control

Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers

sony vplfhz65bj, sony vplfhz65w

Barcodes

00027242886308, 00027242898271

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