NEC PX700W vs Sony VPL-EW255

NEC PX700W
Sony VPL-EW255

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Reasons For

5 Reasons For
3,800 ANSI lumens brighter projector brightness Edit
The NEC PX700W is a 7,000 ANSI lumens brightness projector, whereas the Sony VPL-EW255 is only a 3,200 ANSI lumens brightness projector (3,800 ANSI lumens dimmer).
Bigger matrix size Edit
The NEC PX700W has a matrix size of 0.7", but the Sony VPL-EW255 is only a 0.59" matrix size projector (0.11" smaller).
One more lamp Edit
The NEC PX700W has two lamps, however the Sony VPL-EW255 only has one lamp.
190W bigger lamp power Edit
The NEC PX700W has a lamp power of 400W, however the Sony VPL-EW255 is only a 210W lamp power projector (190W smaller).
Full HD projection Edit
The NEC PX700W supports Full HD projection, but the Sony VPL-EW255 does not support Full HD projection. Read more

Full HD projectors can display full HD content such as films and HD TV.

Full HD projectors can display full HD content such as films and HD TV.

7 Reasons For
Longer service life of lamp in economic mode Edit
The Sony VPL-EW255 is a 10,000h service life of lamp in economic mode projector. That's 7,500h longer than the NEC PX700W (10,000h).
Longer lamp service life Edit
The Sony VPL-EW255 is a 4,000h lamp service life projector. That's 2,000h longer than the NEC PX700W (4,000h).
5x lighter Edit
Sony VPL-EW255 is 3.9kg heavy. That's 15.8kg lighter than the NEC PX700W (3.9kg).
39% narrower Edit
The Sony VPL-EW255 is a 365mm wide projector. That's 139mm narrower than the NEC PX700W (365mm).
£5,175 cheaper
The Sony VPL-EW255 costs £488.85, whereas the NEC PX700W is £5,664.00.
Available from 20 shops
The more stores stock this projector, the greater competition amongst stores to keep prices low.
£195.47 cheaper to run
The Sony VPL-EW255 only costs £114.50 to run over five years whereas the NEC PX700W costs £309.97 to run (171% more). Read more

Reasons Against

7 Reasons Against
Significantly shorter service life of lamp in economic mode Edit
The NEC PX700W has a service life of lamp in economic mode of 2,500h, however the Sony VPL-EW255 is a 10,000h service life of lamp in economic mode projector (7,500h longer).
Shorter lamp service life Edit
The NEC PX700W has a lamp service life of 2,000h, but the Sony VPL-EW255 is a 4,000h lamp service life projector (2,000h longer).
Significantly heavier Edit
The NEC PX700W is a 19.7kg heavy projector, whereas the Sony VPL-EW255 is a 3.9kg heavy projector (15.8kg lighter).
A lot wider Edit
The NEC PX700W has a width of 504mm, however the Sony VPL-EW255 is a 365mm wide projector (139mm narrower).
More expensive by £5,175
The NEC PX700W is £5,175.15 more expensive than the Sony VPL-EW255.
Fewer sellers
The NEC PX700W is only stocked by 3 retailers, but the Sony VPL-EW255 is stocked by 23 sellers. Read more
The fewer the number of shops that stock the product, the lower the competition amongst shops to keep prices low.
Higher running costs over five years by £195.47
The running costs of the NEC PX700W are £309.97 which is £195.47 more than the Sony VPL-EW255 over five years. Show assumptions.
6 Reasons Against
2x dimmer projector brightness Edit
Sony VPL-EW255 is only 3,200 ANSI lumens brightness. That's 3,800 ANSI lumens dimmer than the NEC PX700W (3,200 ANSI lumens).
19% smaller matrix size Edit
The Sony VPL-EW255 is a 0.59" matrix size projector. That's 0.11" smaller than the NEC PX700W (0.59").
Only one lamp Edit
The Sony VPL-EW255 is a one lamp projector, whereas the NEC PX700W only has two lamps.
Smaller lamp power Edit
The Sony VPL-EW255 is a 210W lamp power projector. That's 190W smaller than the NEC PX700W (210W).
Does not support Full HD projection Edit
The Sony VPL-EW255 does not support Full HD projection, but the NEC PX700W supports Full HD projection. Read more

Full HD projectors can display full HD content such as films and HD TV.

Full HD projectors can display full HD content such as films and HD TV.

One month older
The Sony VPL-EW255 is older than the NEC PX700W by one month.

Date Released

28 months Ago 29 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 307.02
Electricity cost - standby £ 2.95
Total running cost £ 309.97
Purchase price £ 5,664.00
Total cost of ownership £ 5,973.97
Details
Electricity cost - switched on £ 76.91
Electricity cost - standby £ 37.59
Total running cost £ 114.50
Purchase price £ 488.85
Total cost of ownership £ 603.35
Details

Energy Efficiency Class

No data No data

Environmental Impact

1.5T
Running this projector over 5 years will generate 1.5 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
39
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.57T
Running this projector over 5 years will generate 0.57 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
15
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Projector

Contrast Ratio
 2700:1
 2700:1
BEST
Native Projector Resolution
 WXGA (1280x800)
 WXGA (1280x800)
Projector Brightness
7,000 ANSI lumens
BEST
3,200 ANSI lumens
Horizontal Keystone Correction
-40 - 40 -20 - 20
Maximum Digital Resolution
 1920 x 1080
BEST
 1920 x 1080
Maximum Analog Resolution
 1920 x 1200
BEST
 1920 x 1200
Vertical Keystone Correction
-30 - 30 Unknown - Click to provide data
Matrix Size
0.7"
BEST
0.59"
Brightness in Economy Mode
Unknown - Click to provide data 1,600 ANSI lumens
Zoom Ratio
 1.6:1
 1.6:1
BEST
Projection Distance
0.8 - 54 Unknown - Click to provide data
Supported Aspect Ratio
 16:10
 16:9
 16:10
 16:9
Compatible Screen Size
50 - 300 30 - 300
Projection Technology
 DLP
 DLP

Lamps

Lamp Power in Economic Mode
320W Unknown - Click to provide data
Lamp
2
BEST
1
Service Life of Lamp in Economic Mode
2,500h 10,000h
BEST
Lamp Type
 AC HID
 AC HID
Lamp Power
400W
BEST
210W
Lamp Service Life
2,000h 4,000h
BEST

Lens System

Focus Mode
 Auto
 Auto
Horizontal Lens Shift Range
-0.1 - 0.1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Number of Optional Lenses Supported
7 Unknown - Click to provide data

Video

3D Image Projection
 3D image projection
Unknown - Click to provide data
Graphics Resolution
 1920 x 1200 (WUXGA)
 1280 x 800 (WXGA)
 1280 x 800
 640 x 480 (VGA)
BEST
 1920 x 1200 (WUXGA)
 1280 x 800 (WXGA)
 1280 x 800
 640 x 480 (VGA)
Full HD Projection
 Full HD projection
BEST
 Full HD projection
HD-Ready
 HD-Ready
Unknown - Click to provide data
Analog Signal Format System
 PAL
 PAL M
 PAL N
 SECAM
 NTSC
 NTSC 3.58
 NTSC 4.43
 PAL
 PAL M
 PAL N
 SECAM
 NTSC
 NTSC 3.58
 NTSC 4.43

Ports & Interfaces

RS-232 Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
BNC Input Port
5 Unknown - Click to provide data
DVI Port
 DVI port
 DVI port
S-Video Input
1 1
Component Video in Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Serial Interface Type
 RS-232
 RS-232
D-Sub PC in Port
 D-Sub PC in port
Unknown - Click to provide data
DC-In Jack
Unknown - Click to provide data
 DC-in jack
DisplayPort
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Microphone Input
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Microphone input
Headphone Output
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Composite Video in Port
1 1
USB Connector Type
 USB Type-A
 USB Type-B
 USB Type-A
 USB Type-B
USB 2.0 Port
2 2
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Port
1 1
HDMI Port
1 1
VGA (D-Sub) Port
3 3
AC Power in
 AC power in
Unknown - Click to provide data

Networking

WiFi Connectivity
 WiFi connectivity
Unknown - Click to provide data
Ethernet LAN Data Transfer Rate
 100
 10
 100
 10
BEST
Ethernet LAN Connection
 Ethernet LAN connection
 Ethernet LAN connection

Storage

Optical Disc Player
 Not included
 Not included
Integrated Card Reader
 Integrated card reader
 Integrated card reader

Performance

Noise Level
43dB Unknown - Click to provide data
Heat Dissipation
Unknown - Click to provide data 1,071BTU/h
Horizontal Scan Range
15 - 108 14 - 93
Vertical Scan Range
48 - 120 47 - 93
On Screen Display Language
 DUT
 ARA
 GRE
 THA
 NOR
 RUS
 ENG
 FIN
 DEU
 ITA
 JPN
 POL
 POR
 ESP
 SWE
 TUR
 KOR
 CHI (TR)
 CHI (SIMPL)
 VIE
 IND
 DUT
 ARA
 GRE
 THA
 NOR
 RUS
 ENG
 FIN
 DEU
 ITA
 JPN
 POL
 POR
 ESP
 SWE
 TUR
 KOR
 CHI (TR)
 CHI (SIMPL)
 VIE
 IND
On Screen Display
 On screen display
 On screen display
Plug and Play
 Plug and Play
Unknown - Click to provide data
HDCP
 HDCP
 HDCP
Password Protection
 Password protection
Unknown - Click to provide data

Multimedia

Built-In Speaker
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Built-in speaker
Image Format
 JPG
BEST
 JPG
RMS Rated Power
Unknown - Click to provide data 16W
Built-In Speaker
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Document Format
 PDF
 PDF

Design

Ceiling Mountable
 Ceiling mountable
Unknown - Click to provide data
Form Factor
 Desktop
 Portable
 Desktop
 Portable
Colour
 Black
 White
 Black
 White
LED Indicator
Unknown - Click to provide data
 LED indicator
Product Type
 Desktop projector
 Portable projector
 Desktop projector
 Portable projector

Display

Built-In Display
 Built-in display
Unknown - Click to provide data

Power

Power Source
 AC
 AC
Power Consumption On Standby
0.4W
BEST
5.1W
Typical Power Consumption
958W 240W
BEST
Power Consumption in Economy Mode
753W Unknown - Click to provide data
Power Consumption During PowerSave
0.4W Unknown - Click to provide data
AC Adapter Frequency
 50
 60
 50/60
 50
 60
 50/60
AC Adapter Input Voltage
100 - 240 100 - 240
AC Input Frequency
 50
 50/60
 60
 50
 50/60
 60
AC Input Voltage
 100 - 240
 100
 100 - 240
 100
Power Consumption (network Standby)
18 Unknown - Click to provide data

Operational Conditions

Relative Humidity Storage Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 10 - 90
Relative Humidity Operational Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 35 - 85
Storage Temperature Range
Unknown - Click to provide data -20 - 60
Operating Temperature Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 0 - 40

Certificates

Certification
CE; ErP; TÜV GS Unknown - Click to provide data
RoHS Compliant
 RoHS compliant
Unknown - Click to provide data

Weight & Dimensions

Weight
19.7kg 3.9kg
BEST
Height
192mm 96.2mm
BEST
Depth
516mm 252mm
BEST
Width
504mm 365mm
BEST

Packaging Content

Manual
 Manual
Unknown - Click to provide data
Remote Control Type
 IR
 IR
Handheld Remote Control
 Handheld remote control
 Handheld remote control
Mounting Brackets Included
 Mounting brackets included
Unknown - Click to provide data
Quick Start Guide
 Quick start guide
Unknown - Click to provide data
Cable Included
 AC
BEST
 AC
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