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NEC PX700W vs Sony VPL-EW255

NEC PX700W vs Sony VPL-EW255

NEC PX700W
Sony VPL-EW255

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Reasons For

3 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).
190W bigger bulb power Edit
The NEC PX700W has a bulb power of 400W, however the Sony VPL-EW255 is only a 210W lamp power projector (190W smaller).
Full HD Edit
The NEC PX700W supports full HD, but the Sony VPL-EW255 does not support full HD. 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.

5 Reasons For
Longer service life of lamp Edit
The Sony VPL-EW255 has a service life of lamp of 4,000h. That's 2,000h longer than the NEC PX700W (4,000h).
A lot quieter noise level Edit
The Sony VPL-EW255 has a noise level of 30dB, but the NEC PX700W is a 43dB noise level projector (13dB 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.

£5,175 cheaper
The Sony VPL-EW255 costs £488.85, whereas the NEC PX700W is £5,664.00.
Available from 11 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

5 Reasons Against
Shorter service life of lamp Edit
NEC PX700W is only 2,000h lamp service life, but the Sony VPL-EW255 is a 4,000h lamp service life projector (2,000h longer).
Louder noise level Edit
The NEC PX700W is a 43dB noise level projector. That's 13dB louder than the Sony VPL-EW255 (30dB). 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.

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 2 shops, but the Sony VPL-EW255 is stocked by 13 stores. 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.
4 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).
Smaller bulb 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 Edit
The Sony VPL-EW255 does not support full HD, but the NEC PX700W supports full HD. 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

33 months Ago 34 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
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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.
0.57T
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 (typical)
 2700:1
 2700:1
BEST
Projector Native Resolution
 WXGA (1280x800)
 WXGA (1280x800)
Projector Brightness
7,000 ANSI lumens
BEST
3,200 ANSI lumens
Keystone Correction, Horizontal
-40 - 40 -20 - 20
Maximum Digital Resolution
 1920 x 1080
BEST
 1920 x 1080
Maximum Analog Resolution
 1920 x 1200
BEST
 1920 x 1200
Keystone Correction, Vertical
-30 - 30 Unknown - Click to provide data
Matrix Size
0.7"
BEST
0.59"
Projector Brightness (economic 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 Ratios
 16:10
 16:9
 16:10
 16:9
Screen Size Compatibility
50 - 300 30 - 300
Native Aspect Ratio
 16:10
 16:10
Projection Technology
 DLP
 DLP

Lamps

Lamp Power (economic Mode)
320W Unknown - Click to provide data
Lamp
2lamp(s)
BEST
1lamp(s)
Service Life of Lamp (economic Mode)
2,500h 10,000h
BEST
Lamp Type
 AC HID
 AC HID
Bulb Power
400W
BEST
210W
Service Life of Lamp
2,000h 4,000h
BEST

Lens System

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

Video

3D
 3D
 3D
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 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
 Full HD
BEST
 Full HD
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 Inputs
1 1
Component Video (YPbPr/YCbCr) in
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Serial Interface Type
 RS-232
 RS-232
PC in (D-Sub)
 PC in (D-Sub)
Unknown - Click to provide data
DC-In Jack
Unknown - Click to provide data
 DC-in jack
DisplayPort
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Microphone in
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Microphone in
Headphone Outputs
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Composite Video in
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

Wi-Fi
 Wi-Fi
Unknown - Click to provide data
Ethernet LAN Data Rates
 100
 10
 100
 10
BEST
Ethernet LAN
 Ethernet LAN
 Ethernet LAN

Storage

Optical Disc Player Type
 Not included
 Not included
Card Reader Integrated
 Card reader integrated
 Card reader integrated

Performance

Noise Level
43dB 30dB
BEST
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 (OSD) Languages
 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 (OSD)
 On Screen Display (OSD)
 On Screen Display (OSD)
Plug & Play
 Plug & Play
Unknown - Click to provide data
HDCP
 HDCP
 HDCP
Password Protection
 Password protection
Unknown - Click to provide data

Multimedia

Built-In Speaker(s)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Built-in speaker(s)
Image Formats Supported
 JPG
BEST
 JPG
RMS Rated Power
Unknown - Click to provide data 16W
Built-In Speaker
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Document Formats Supported
 PDF
 PDF

Design

Ceiling Mountable
 Ceiling mountable
Unknown - Click to provide data
Form Factor
 Desktop
 Desktop
Colour
 Black
 White
 Black
 White
LED Indicators
Unknown - Click to provide data
 LED indicators
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 (standby)
0.4W
BEST
5.1W
Power Consumption (typical)
958W 240W
BEST
Power Consumption (economy Mode)
753W Unknown - Click to provide data
Power Consumption (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 Unknown - Click to provide data
AC Input Frequency
 50
 60
 50
 60
AC Input Voltage
 100
 100 - 240
 100
 100 - 240
Power Consumption (network Standby)
18 Unknown - Click to provide data

Operational Conditions

Storage Relative Humidity (H-H)
Unknown - Click to provide data 10 - 90
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)
Unknown - Click to provide data 35 - 85
Storage Temperature (T-T)
Unknown - Click to provide data -20 - 60
Operating Temperature (T-T)
Unknown - Click to provide data 0 - 40

Certificates

Certification
CE; ErP; TÜV GS Unknown - Click to provide data
RoHS Compliance
 RoHS compliance
Unknown - Click to provide data

Weight & Dimensions

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

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
Cables Included
 AC
BEST
 AC
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