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Optoma X600 vs Panasonic PT-RZ370

Optoma X600 vs Panasonic PT-RZ370

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Optoma X600
Panasonic PT-RZ370

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Reasons For

8 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).
3D Edit
The Optoma X600 supports 3D, but the Panasonic PT-RZ370 does not support 3D. 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.

25% quieter noise level Edit
The Optoma X600 is a 28dB noise level projector. That's 7dB quieter than the Panasonic PT-RZ370 (35dB). 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.

Cheaper by £1,790
The Optoma X600 costs £1,789.75 less than the Panasonic PT-RZ370.
12 shops are selling it
A greater number of sellers increases the chances of the product remaining in stock and also increases the price competition amongst retailers for this projector.
49% cheaper to run
Over five years the Optoma X600 only costs £106.24 to run but the Panasonic PT-RZ370 costs £206.39 to run (94% 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).
2 Reasons For
Full HD Edit
The Panasonic PT-RZ370 supports full HD, 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

2 Reasons Against
Does not support full HD Edit
The Optoma X600 does not support full HD, however the Panasonic PT-RZ370 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.

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.
8 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).
7dB louder noise level Edit
The Panasonic PT-RZ370 has a noise level of 35dB, whereas the Optoma X600 is a 28dB noise level projector (7dB quieter). 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.

£1,790 more expensive
The Panasonic PT-RZ370 is more expensive than the Optoma X600 by £1,789.75.
Fewer sellers
Only 3 stores sells the Panasonic PT-RZ370, but 15 retailers sell the Optoma X600. Read more
The smaller the number of retailers that stock this projector, the lower the competition amongst retailers to keep prices low.
One year older
The Panasonic PT-RZ370 is older than the Optoma X600 by one year.
94% higher running costs over five years
Over five years the Panasonic PT-RZ370 costs £206.39 to run which is £100.15 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

43 months Ago 54 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 £ 1,033.90
Total cost of ownership £ 1,140.14
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Electricity cost - switched on £ 147.42
Electricity cost - standby £ 58.97
Total running cost £ 206.39
Purchase price £ 2,823.65
Total cost of ownership £ 3,030.04
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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.
1.0T
Running this projector over 5 years will generate 1.0 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
26
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Projector

Contrast Ratio (typical)
 10000:1
 10000:1
Projector Native Resolution
 1080p (1920x1080)
 1080p (1920x1080)
BEST
Projector Brightness
6,000 ANSI lumens
BEST
3,500 ANSI lumens
Keystone Correction, Horizontal
-40 - 40 Unknown - Click to provide data
Keystone Correction, Vertical
-15 - 15 -40 - 40
Matrix Size
0.7"
BEST
0.65"
Uniformity
85% 90%
BEST
Vertical Synchronization (min)
25kHz Unknown - Click to provide data
Horizontal Synchronization (max)
91kHz Unknown - Click to provide data
Vertical Synchronization (max)
144kHz Unknown - Click to provide data
Horizontal Synchronization (min)
15kHz Unknown - Click to provide data
Colours
1,070M Unknown - Click to provide data
Zoom Ratio
 2.0:1
 2.0:1
BEST
Projection Distance
1 - 12 Unknown - Click to provide data
Supported Aspect Ratios
 16:9
 4:3
 16:9
 4:3
Screen Size Compatibility
28.01 - 328.38 40 - 300
Native Aspect Ratio
 4:3
 4:3
Projection Technology
 DLP
 DLP
Colours
 1.073 billion colours
 1.073 billion colours

Lamps

Lamp Power (economic Mode)
3,500W Unknown - Click to provide data
Lamp
1lamp(s) Unknown - Click to provide data
Bulb Power
310W Unknown - Click to provide data
Service Life of Lamp
2,500h Unknown - Click to provide data

Lens System

Optical Zoom
1.5x 2x
BEST
Offset
112%
BEST
90%
Aperture Range (F-F)
2.6 - 2.81 2 - 3.4
Focal Length Range (f-F)
26.9 - 29.84 21.5 - 43
Focus
 Manual
 Manual

Video

3D
 3D
BEST
 3D
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 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
 Full HD
 Full HD
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 Inputs
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 Outputs
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Audio (L,R) Out
1 1
Audio (L,R) in
2
BEST
1
Composite Video in
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

Wi-Fi
 Wi-Fi
 Wi-Fi
Ethernet LAN
 Ethernet LAN
 Ethernet LAN

Storage

Compatible Memory Cards
 Not supported
 Not supported
Optical Disc Player Type
 Not included
 Not included
Card Reader Integrated
 Card reader integrated
 Card reader integrated

Performance

Noise Level
28dB
BEST
35dB
Noise Level (economic Mode)
Unknown - Click to provide data 29dB
Dot Clock Scanning Frequency
Unknown - Click to provide data 162MHz
Horizontal Scan Range
31 - 90 Unknown - Click to provide data
Vertical Scan Range
50 - 85 Unknown - Click to provide data
On Screen Display (OSD) Languages
 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 (OSD)
 On Screen Display (OSD)
Unknown - Click to provide data
Preset Modes
 sRGB
 Cinema
 Custom
 Presentation
 Bright
BEST
 sRGB
 Cinema
 Custom
 Presentation
 Bright
HDCP
Unknown - Click to provide data
 HDCP

Multimedia

Built-In Speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
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
Ceiling Mountable
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Ceiling mountable
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 (standby)
0.5W
BEST
8W
Power Consumption (typical)
320W 0.5W
BEST
AC Adapter Frequency
 50
 60
 50/60
 50
 60
 50/60
AC Adapter Input Voltage
100 - 240 100 - 240
AC Input Frequency
 50
 60
 50
 60
AC Input Voltage
 100
 100 - 240
 100
 100 - 240

Operational Conditions

Operating Altitude
0 - 2500 Unknown - Click to provide data
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)
0 - 85 Unknown - Click to provide data
Storage Temperature (T-T)
Unknown - Click to provide data 20 - 80
Operating Temperature (T-T)
5 - 45 0 - 45

Certificates

RoHS Compliance
 RoHS compliance
Unknown - Click to provide data

Weight & Dimensions

Weight
3.6kg
BEST
11kg
Height
104mm 137mm
Depth
254mm 415mm
Width
326mm 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
Batteries Included
 Batteries included
 Batteries included
Quick Start Guide
 Quick start guide
Unknown - Click to provide data
Warranty Card
 Warranty card
Unknown - Click to provide data
Cables Included
 VGA
 AC
 VGA
 AC
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