Optoma X600 vs Panasonic PT-RZ370

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Optoma X600
Panasonic PT-RZ370

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Reasons For

13 Reasons For
A lot brighter projector brightness Edit
The Optoma X600 has a projector brightness of 6,000 ANSI lumens, however the Panasonic PT-RZ370 is only a 3,500 ANSI lumens brightness projector (2,500 ANSI lumens dimmer).
Marginally bigger matrix size Edit
The Optoma X600 has a matrix size of 0.7", whereas the Panasonic PT-RZ370 is only a 0.65" matrix size projector (0.05" smaller).
3D image projection Edit
The Optoma X600 supports 3D image projection, but the Panasonic PT-RZ370 does not support 3D image projection. Read more

3D compatible projectors are able to display 3D content. Most projectors will require you to wear special glasses in order to view the 3D effect.

A 3D projector allows you to view the huge range of 3D films and content that is now available.

One more audio in port Edit
The number of audio in ports on the Optoma X600 is two, but the Panasonic PT-RZ370 only has one audio in port.
Two composite video in ports Edit
The Optoma X600 has two composite video in ports, however the Panasonic PT-RZ370 only has one composite video in port.
Two HDMI ports Edit
The number of HDMI ports on the Optoma X600 is two, but the Panasonic PT-RZ370 only has one HDMI port.
Three VGA (D-Sub) ports Edit
The Optoma X600 is a three VGA (D-Sub) port projector, whereas the Panasonic PT-RZ370 only has one VGA (D-Sub) port.
3x lighter Edit
The Optoma X600 has a weight of 3.6kg, however the Panasonic PT-RZ370 is an 11kg heavy projector (7.4kg heavier).
129mm narrower Edit
Optoma X600 is 326mm wide, but the Panasonic PT-RZ370 is a 455mm wide projector (129mm wider).
Cheaper by £1,652
The Optoma X600 costs £1,651.97 less than the Panasonic PT-RZ370.
97% cheaper to run
Over five years the Optoma X600 only costs £106.24 to run but the Panasonic PT-RZ370 costs £3,390.82 to run (3092% more). Read more
Better expert reviews
Based on 1 review, the average expert review score of the Optoma X600 is 85%, however the average rating of the Panasonic PT-RZ370 is 80% (based on 1 review).
Much better user reviews
Based on 8 reviews, the average user review score of the Optoma X600 is 95%, however the average rating of the Panasonic PT-RZ370 is 80% (based on 1 review).
3 Reasons For
25% bigger optical zoom Edit
The Panasonic PT-RZ370 has an optical zoom of 2x, however the Optoma X600 is only a 1.5x optical zoom projector (0.5x smaller).
Full HD projection Edit
The Panasonic PT-RZ370 supports Full HD projection, but the Optoma X600 does not. 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.

DVI port Edit
The Panasonic PT-RZ370 has a DVI port, whereas the Optoma X600 does not have a DVI port.

Reasons Against

3 Reasons Against
Smaller optical zoom Edit
The Optoma X600 is a 1.5x optical zoom projector. That's 0.5x smaller than the Panasonic PT-RZ370 (2x).
Does not support Full HD projection Edit
The Optoma X600 does not support Full HD projection, however the Panasonic PT-RZ370 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.

Does not have a DVI port Edit
The Optoma X600 does not have a DVI port, but the Panasonic PT-RZ370 has a DVI port.
15 Reasons Against
72% dimmer projector brightness Edit
The Panasonic PT-RZ370 is a 3,500 ANSI lumens brightness projector. That's 2,500 ANSI lumens dimmer than the Optoma X600 (3,500 ANSI lumens).
8% smaller matrix size Edit
The Panasonic PT-RZ370 is a 0.65" matrix size projector. That's 0.05" smaller than the Optoma X600 (0.65").
Does not support 3D image projection Edit
The Panasonic PT-RZ370 does not support 3D image projection, but the Optoma X600 supports 3D image projection. Read more

3D compatible projectors are able to display 3D content. Most projectors will require you to wear special glasses in order to view the 3D effect.

A 3D projector allows you to view the huge range of 3D films and content that is now available.

Only one audio in port Edit
The Panasonic PT-RZ370 has one audio in port, however the Optoma X600 only has two audio in ports.
One less composite video in port Edit
The Panasonic PT-RZ370 is a one composite video in port projector, whereas the Optoma X600 only has two composite video in ports.
One less HDMI port Edit
The Panasonic PT-RZ370 has one HDMI port, however the Optoma X600 only has two HDMI ports.
Two less VGA (D-Sub) ports Edit
The number of VGA (D-Sub) ports on the Panasonic PT-RZ370 is one, but the Optoma X600 only has three VGA (D-Sub) ports.
Heavier Edit
The Panasonic PT-RZ370 is an 11kg heavy projector. That's 7.4kg heavier than the Optoma X600 (11kg).
Wider Edit
The Panasonic PT-RZ370 has a width of 455mm. That's 129mm wider than the Optoma X600 (455mm).
£1,652 more expensive
The Panasonic PT-RZ370 is more expensive than the Optoma X600 by £1,651.97.
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Nine months older
The Panasonic PT-RZ370 is older than the Optoma X600 by nine months.
3092% higher running costs over five years
Over five years the Panasonic PT-RZ370 costs £3,390.82 to run which is £3,284.58 more to run than the Optoma X600. Show assumptions.
Lower expert review Score
The average expert rating of the Panasonic PT-RZ370 is 80%, whereas the average expert rating of the Optoma X600 is 85% (based on 1 review).
Appreciably Lower user review Score
The average user rating of the Panasonic PT-RZ370 is 80%, whereas the average user rating of the Optoma X600 is 95% (based on 8 reviews).

Awards

No awards found 1 Award
PC Mag: Editor's Choice

Average Expert Rating

Average User Rating

Date Released

38 months Ago 46 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 102.55
Electricity cost - standby £ 3.69
Total running cost £ 106.24
Purchase price £ 1,028.12
Total cost of ownership £ 1,134.36
Details
Electricity cost - switched on £ 0.16
Electricity cost - standby £ 3,390.66
Total running cost £ 3,390.82
Purchase price £ 2,680.09
Total cost of ownership £ 6,070.91
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Energy Efficiency Class

No data No data

Environmental Impact

0.53T
Running this projector over 5 years will generate 0.53 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
14
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
17T
Running this projector over 5 years will generate 17 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
432
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Projector

Contrast Ratio
 10000:1
 10000:1
Native Projector Resolution
 1080p (1920x1080)
 1080p (1920x1080)
BEST
Projector Brightness
6,000 ANSI lumens
BEST
3,500 ANSI lumens
Horizontal Keystone Correction
-40 - 40 Unknown - Click to provide data
Vertical Keystone Correction
-15 - 15 -40 - 40
Matrix Size
0.7"
BEST
0.65"
Uniformity
85% Unknown - Click to provide data
Minimum Vertical Synchronization
25kHz Unknown - Click to provide data
Maximum Horizontal Synchronization
91kHz Unknown - Click to provide data
Maximum Vertical Synchronization
144kHz Unknown - Click to provide data
Minimum Horizontal Synchronization
15kHz Unknown - Click to provide data
Number of Colours
1,070M Unknown - Click to provide data
Zoom Ratio
 1.2:1
BEST
 1.2:1
Projection Distance
1 - 12 Unknown - Click to provide data
Supported Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 4:3
 16:9
 4:3
Compatible Screen Size
28.01 - 328.38 40 - 300
Projection Technology
 DLP
 DLP
Supported Number of Colours Display
 1.073 billion colours
 1.073 billion colours

Lamps

Lamp Power in Economic Mode
3,500W Unknown - Click to provide data
Lamp
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Lamp Type
 LED
 LED
Lamp Power
310W Unknown - Click to provide data
Lamp Service Life
2,500h Unknown - Click to provide data

Lens System

Optical Zoom
1.5x 2x
BEST
Offset
112% Unknown - Click to provide data
Vertical Lens Shift Range
Unknown - Click to provide data -48 - 73
Horizontal Lens Shift Range
Unknown - Click to provide data -35 - 27
Aperture Range
2.6 - 2.81 2 - 3.4
Focal Length Range
26.9 - 29.84 21.5 - 43
Focus Mode
 Manual
 Manual

Video

3D Image Projection
 3D image projection
BEST
 3D image projection
Graphics Resolution
 1600 x 1200 (UXGA)
 1280 x 1024 (SXGA)
 1024 x 768 (XGA)
 800 x 600 (SVGA)
 640 x 480 (VGA)
BEST
 1600 x 1200 (UXGA)
 1280 x 1024 (SXGA)
 1024 x 768 (XGA)
 800 x 600 (SVGA)
 640 x 480 (VGA)
Full HD Projection
 Full HD projection
 Full HD projection
BEST
3D-Ready
 3D-ready
Unknown - Click to provide data
Analog Signal Format System
 PAL
 PAL B
 PAL D
 PAL G
 PAL H
 PAL I
 PAL M
 PAL N
 SECAM
 SECAM B
 SECAM D
 SECAM G
 SECAM K
 SECAM K1
 SECAM L
 NTSC
 NTSC 3.58
 NTSC 4.43
 NTSC M
 PAL 60
 PAL
 PAL B
 PAL D
 PAL G
 PAL H
 PAL I
 PAL M
 PAL N
 SECAM
 SECAM B
 SECAM D
 SECAM G
 SECAM K
 SECAM K1
 SECAM L
 NTSC
 NTSC 3.58
 NTSC 4.43
 NTSC M
 PAL 60

Ports & Interfaces

RS-232 Port
1 1
DVI Port
 DVI port
 DVI port
BEST
S-Video Input
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Progressive Scan Output
 Progressive scan output
Unknown - Click to provide data
Serial Interface Type
 RS-232
 RS-232
DisplayPort
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Headphone Output
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Audio Out Port
1 1
Audio in Port
2
BEST
1
Composite Video in Port
2
BEST
1
USB 2.0 Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Port
1 1
HDMI Port
2
BEST
1
VGA (D-Sub) Port
3
BEST
1
AC Power in
 AC power in
 AC power in

Networking

WiFi Connectivity
 WiFi connectivity
 WiFi connectivity
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
28dB Unknown - Click to provide data
Dot Clock Scanning Frequency
Unknown - Click to provide data 162MHz
Horizontal Scan Range
31 - 90 27 - 100
Vertical Scan Range
50 - 85 24 - 120
On Screen Display Language
 DUT
 ARA
 GRE
 CZE
 NOR
 RUS
 ENG
 FIN
 FRE
 DEU
 ITA
 POL
 POR
 ESP
 SWE
 TUR
 HUN
 RUM
 DUT
 ARA
 GRE
 CZE
 NOR
 RUS
 ENG
 FIN
 FRE
 DEU
 ITA
 POL
 POR
 ESP
 SWE
 TUR
 HUN
 RUM
On Screen Display
 On screen display
Unknown - Click to provide data
Preset Mode
 sRGB
 Cinema
 Custom
 Presentation
 Bright
BEST
 sRGB
 Cinema
 Custom
 Presentation
 Bright
HDCP
Unknown - Click to provide data
 HDCP

Multimedia

Built-In Speaker
 Built-in speaker
Unknown - Click to provide data
RMS Rated Power
3W Unknown - Click to provide data
Built-In Speaker
3 Unknown - Click to provide data

Design

Cable Lock Slot
 Cable lock slot
Unknown - Click to provide data
Cable Lock Slot Type
 Kensington
 Kensington
Form Factor
 Desktop
 Desktop
Colour
 Silver
 White
 Silver
 White
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
0.5W
BEST
460W
Typical Power Consumption
320W 0.5W
BEST
Power Consumption During PowerSave
Unknown - Click to provide data 200W
AC Adapter Frequency
 50
 60
 50/60
 50
 60
 50/60
AC Adapter Input Voltage
100 - 240 Unknown - Click to provide data
AC Input Frequency
 50
 50/60
 60
 50
 50/60
 60
AC Input Voltage
 100 - 240
 100
 100 - 240
 100

Operational Conditions

Operating Altitude
0 - 2500 Unknown - Click to provide data
Relative Humidity Operational Range
0 - 85 20 - 80
Operating Temperature Range
5 - 45 0 - 45

Certificates

RoHS Compliant
 RoHS compliant
Unknown - Click to provide data

Weight & Dimensions

Weight
3.6kg
BEST
11kg
Height
104mm
BEST
137mm
Depth
254mm
BEST
415mm
Width
326mm
BEST
455mm

Packaging Content

Carrying Case
 Carrying case
Unknown - Click to provide data
Remote Control Type
 IR
 IR
Handheld Remote Control
 Handheld remote control
 Handheld remote control
Battery Included
 Battery included
 Battery included
Quick Start Guide
 Quick start guide
Unknown - Click to provide data
Warranty Card
 Warranty card
Unknown - Click to provide data
Cable Included
 VGA
 AC
 VGA
 AC
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