NEC PX700W vs Sony VPL-CH370

NEC PX700W
Sony VPL-CH370

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Reasons For

4 Reasons For
A lot brighter projector brightness Edit
The NEC PX700W has a projector brightness of 7,000 ANSI lumens, however the Sony VPL-CH370 is only a 5,000 ANSI lumens brightness projector (2,000 ANSI lumens dimmer).
A lot bigger lamp power Edit
The NEC PX700W has a lamp power of 400W, but the Sony VPL-CH370 is only a 280W lamp power projector (120W smaller).
Three VGA (D-Sub) ports Edit
The NEC PX700W is a three VGA (D-Sub) port projector, whereas the Sony VPL-CH370 only has one VGA (D-Sub) port.
WiFi connectivity Edit
The NEC PX700W supports WiFi connectivity, whereas the Sony VPL-CH370 does not. Read more

Wi-Fi projectors can connect to your local WiFi network which means that you display content from other devices connected to the same network.

Wi-Fi projectors allow you display content from other devices connected to the same network without the need to use a cable.

7 Reasons For
29% longer service life of lamp in economic mode Edit
The Sony VPL-CH370 is a 3,500h service life of lamp in economic mode projector. That's 1,000h longer than the NEC PX700W (3,500h).
34% longer lamp service life Edit
The Sony VPL-CH370 is a 3,000h lamp service life projector. That's 1,000h longer than the NEC PX700W (3,000h).
Quieter noise level Edit
The Sony VPL-CH370 has a noise level of 38dB, but the NEC PX700W is a 43dB noise level projector (5dB louder). Read more

The noise level of the projector is the amount of noise that the projector makes (caused by the cooling fan inside the projector) when it is running.

A lower noise level means that the projector will be quieter when it is running. This means that you will be able to appreciate the quieter parts of films better without the background noise of the projector running.

Lighter Edit
Sony VPL-CH370 is 5.7kg heavy. That's 14kg lighter than the NEC PX700W (5.7kg).
£4,177 cheaper
The Sony VPL-CH370 costs £1,486.60, whereas the NEC PX700W is £5,664.00.
Available from 1 shops
The more retailers stock this projector, the greater competition amongst retailers to keep prices low.
£206.81 cheaper to run
The Sony VPL-CH370 is £206.81 cheaper to run than the NEC PX700W over five years. Read more

Reasons Against

8 Reasons Against
A lot shorter service life of lamp in economic mode Edit
The NEC PX700W has a service life of lamp in economic mode of 2,500h, but the Sony VPL-CH370 is a 3,500h service life of lamp in economic mode projector (1,000h longer).
A lot shorter lamp service life Edit
The NEC PX700W has a lamp service life of 2,000h, whereas the Sony VPL-CH370 is a 3,000h lamp service life projector (1,000h longer).
12% louder noise level Edit
The NEC PX700W is a 43dB noise level projector. That's 5dB louder than the Sony VPL-CH370 (38dB). Read more

The noise level of the projector is the amount of noise that the projector makes (caused by the cooling fan inside the projector) when it is running.

A lower noise level means that the projector will be quieter when it is running. This means that you will be able to appreciate the quieter parts of films better without the background noise of the projector running.

14kg heavier Edit
The NEC PX700W has a weight of 19.7kg, however the Sony VPL-CH370 is a 5.7kg heavy projector (14kg lighter).
More expensive by £4,177
The NEC PX700W is £4,177.40 more expensive than the Sony VPL-CH370.
Less retailers
The NEC PX700W is only stocked by 3 shops, whereas the Sony VPL-CH370 is stocked by 4 sellers. Read more
Fewer numbers of sellers reduces the price competition amongst retailers for the product and also reduces the chances of this projector remaining in stock.
Older by four months
The NEC PX700W is four months older than the Sony VPL-CH370.
£206.81 more expensive to run over five years
The NEC PX700W costs £309.97 to run which is £206.81 more to run than the Sony VPL-CH370 over five years. Show assumptions.
4 Reasons Against
40% dimmer projector brightness Edit
Sony VPL-CH370 is only 5,000 ANSI lumens brightness. That's 2,000 ANSI lumens dimmer than the NEC PX700W (5,000 ANSI lumens).
43% smaller lamp power Edit
The Sony VPL-CH370 is a 280W lamp power projector. That's 120W smaller than the NEC PX700W (280W).
Two less VGA (D-Sub) ports Edit
The Sony VPL-CH370 has one VGA (D-Sub) port, however the NEC PX700W only has three VGA (D-Sub) ports.
Does not support WiFi connectivity Edit
The Sony VPL-CH370 does not support WiFi connectivity, but the NEC PX700W does. Read more

Wi-Fi projectors can connect to your local WiFi network which means that you display content from other devices connected to the same network.

Wi-Fi projectors allow you display content from other devices connected to the same network without the need to use a cable.

Date Released

28 months Ago 24 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 £ 100.95
Electricity cost - standby £ 2.21
Total running cost £ 103.16
Purchase price £ 1,486.60
Total cost of ownership £ 1,589.76
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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.
0.51T
Running this projector over 5 years will generate 0.51 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
13
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Projector

Contrast Ratio
 2500:1
 2500:1
BEST
Native Projector Resolution
 WUXGA (1920x1200)
 WUXGA (1920x1200)
BEST
Projector Brightness
7,000 ANSI lumens
BEST
5,000 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 -30 - 30
Matrix Size
0.7" Unknown - Click to provide data
Minimum Vertical Synchronization
Unknown - Click to provide data 48kHz
Maximum Horizontal Synchronization
Unknown - Click to provide data 92kHz
Maximum Vertical Synchronization
Unknown - Click to provide data 92kHz
Minimum Horizontal Synchronization
Unknown - Click to provide data 19kHz
Zoom Ratio
 1.45:1
 1.45:1
BEST
Projection Distance
0.8 - 54 1.02 - 7.62
Supported Aspect Ratio
 16:10
 16:9
 16:10
 16:9
Compatible Screen Size
50 - 300 40 - 300
Projection Technology
 DLP
 DLP

Lamps

Lamp Power in Economic Mode
320W Unknown - Click to provide data
Lamp
2 Unknown - Click to provide data
Service Life of Lamp in Economic Mode
2,500h 3,500h
BEST
Lamp Type
 AC HID
 AC HID
Lamp Power
400W
BEST
280W
Lamp Service Life
2,000h 3,000h
BEST

Lens System

Throw Ratio
 1.5:1 - 2.2:1
 1.5:1 - 2.2:1
BEST
Vertical Lens Shift Range
Unknown - Click to provide data -5 - 5
Horizontal Lens Shift Range
Unknown - Click to provide data -4 - 4
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
 3D image projection
Graphics Resolution
 1920 x 1200 (WUXGA)
 1280 x 800 (WXGA)
 1280 x 800
 640 x 480 (VGA)
 1920 x 1200 (WUXGA)
 1280 x 800 (WXGA)
 1280 x 800
 640 x 480 (VGA)
Full HD Projection
 Full HD projection
 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
 PAL 4.43
 PAL
 PAL M
 PAL N
 SECAM
 NTSC
 NTSC 3.58
 PAL 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
AUX Input
Unknown - Click to provide data
 AUX input
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
 D-Sub PC in port
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 Unknown - Click to provide data
USB Connector Type
 USB Type-A
 USB Type-A
USB 2.0 Port
2 2
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Port
1 1
HDMI Port
1 1
VGA (D-Sub) Port
3
BEST
1
AC Power in
 AC power in
 AC power in

Networking

WiFi Connectivity
 WiFi connectivity
BEST
 WiFi connectivity
Ethernet LAN Connection
 Ethernet LAN connection
 Ethernet LAN connection

Storage

Integrated Card Reader
 Integrated card reader
 Integrated card reader

Performance

Noise Level
43dB 38dB
BEST
Horizontal Scan Range
15 - 108 Unknown - Click to provide data
Vertical Scan Range
48 - 120 Unknown - Click to provide data
On Screen Display Language
 DUT
 ARA
 GRE
 THA
 NOR
 RUS
 ENG
 FIN
 FRE
 ITA
 POL
 POR
 ESP
 SWE
 TUR
 KOR
 CHI (TR)
 CHI (SIMPL)
 VIE
 DUT
 ARA
 GRE
 THA
 NOR
 RUS
 ENG
 FIN
 FRE
 ITA
 POL
 POR
 ESP
 SWE
 TUR
 KOR
 CHI (TR)
 CHI (SIMPL)
 VIE
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 12W
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
 Desktop
Colour
 Black
 White
 Black
 White
LED Indicator
Unknown - Click to provide data
 LED indicator
Product Type
 Desktop projector
 Desktop projector

Display

Built-In Display
 Built-in display
 Built-in display

Power

Power Source
 AC
 AC
Power Consumption On Standby
0.4W 0.3W
BEST
Typical Power Consumption
958W 315W
BEST
Power Consumption in Economy Mode
753W Unknown - Click to provide data
Power Consumption During PowerSave
0.4W Unknown - Click to provide data
Maximum Power Consumption
Unknown - Click to provide data 388W
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 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 - 35

Certificates

Certification
CE; ErP; TÜV GS UL60950, cUL (CSA 60950), FCC Class B, IC Class B, DEMKO (EN60950), CE (LVD / EMC), C-Tick, Dentori, VCCI B
RoHS Compliant
 RoHS compliant
Unknown - Click to provide data

Weight & Dimensions

Weight
19.7kg 5.7kg
BEST
Height
192mm 113mm
Depth
516mm 330.5mm
Width
504mm 406mm

Packaging Content

Manual
 Manual
 Manual
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
Battery Included
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Battery included
Quick Start Guide
 Quick start guide
Unknown - Click to provide data
Cable Included
 AC
 AC
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