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LG PH550 vs LG PW1000

LG PH550 vs LG PW1000

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LG PH550
LG PW1000

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Reasons For

5 Reasons For
1dB quieter noise level Edit
The LG PH550 has a noise level of 24dB, but the LG PW1000 is a 25dB noise level projector (1dB 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.

£138 cheaper
The LG PH550 costs £361.35, whereas the LG PW1000 is £499.00.
Available from 5 shops
The more retailers stock this projector, the greater competition amongst retailers to keep prices low.
£3.20 cheaper to run
The LG PH550 is £3.20 cheaper to run than the LG PW1000 over five years. Read more
More popular
The LG PH550 is a more popular choice amongst buyers. It ranks No. 30504 by sales volume in our projectors, but the LG PW1000 ranks No. 52283.
1 Reason For
Brighter projector brightness Edit
The LG PW1000 has a projector brightness of 1,000 ANSI lumens. That's 450 ANSI lumens brighter than the LG PH550 (1,000 ANSI lumens).

Reasons Against

1 Reason Against
82% dimmer projector brightness Edit
LG PH550 is only 550 ANSI lumens brightness. That's 450 ANSI lumens dimmer than the LG PW1000 (1,000 ANSI lumens).
5 Reasons Against
Marginally louder noise level Edit
The LG PW1000 has a noise level of 25dB, however the LG PH550 is a 24dB noise level projector (1dB 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.

£138 more expensive
The LG PW1000 is more expensive than the LG PH550 by £137.65.
Less retailers
Only 4 stores sells the LG PW1000, whereas 9 stores sell the LG PH550. Read more
Smaller numbers of stores reduces the price competition amongst retailers for this projector and also reduces the chances of the product remaining in stock.
More expensive to run over five years by 14%
Over five years the LG PW1000 costs £26.12 to run which is £3.20 more to run than the LG PH550. Show assumptions.
Worse selling
The LG PW1000 ranks No. 52283 by sales volume, however the LG PH550 ranks No. 30504.

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Date Released

12 months Ago 12 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 19.23
Electricity cost - standby £ 3.69
Total running cost £ 22.92
Purchase price £ 361.35
Total cost of ownership £ 384.27
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Electricity cost - switched on £ 22.43
Electricity cost - standby £ 3.69
Total running cost £ 26.12
Purchase price £ 499.00
Total cost of ownership £ 525.12
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Energy Efficiency Class

No data No data

Environmental Impact

0.11T
Running this projector over 5 years will generate 0.11 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
3
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.13T
Running this projector over 5 years will generate 0.13 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
3
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Projector

Contrast Ratio (typical)
 100000:1
 100000:1
Projector Native Resolution
 WXGA (1280x800)
 WXGA (1280x800)
BEST
Projector Brightness
550 ANSI lumens 1,000 ANSI lumens
BEST
Supported Aspect Ratios
 16:9
 4:3
 16:9
 4:3
Screen Size Compatibility
25 - 100 25 - 100
Native Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Projection Technology
 DLP
 DLP

Lamps

Lamp Type
 LED
 LED
Service Life of Lamp
30,000h 30,000h

Lens System

Focal Length Range (f-F)
635 - 2540 635 - 2540
Focus
 Manual
 Manual

Video

3D
 3D
 3D
Full HD
 Full HD
 Full HD
HD-Ready
 HD-Ready
 HD-Ready
Analog Signal Format System
 NTSC
 NTSC M
 NTSC
 NTSC M

Ports & Interfaces

DVI Port
 DVI port
 DVI port
Audio (L,R) Out
1 1
Composite Video in
1 1
USB 2.0 Port
1 1
HDMI Port
1 1
VGA (D-Sub) Port
1 1
Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL)
 Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL)
 Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL)

Networking

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

Storage

Card Reader Integrated
 Card reader integrated
 Card reader integrated

Performance

Noise Level
24dB
BEST
25dB
Noise Level (economic Mode)
23dB Unknown - Click to provide data

Multimedia

Built-In Speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
TV Tuner Integrated
 TV tuner integrated
 TV tuner integrated
RMS Rated Power
2W 6W
BEST
Built-In Speaker
2 2

Design

Cable Lock Slot
 Cable lock slot
 Cable lock slot
Cable Lock Slot Type
 Kensington
 Kensington
Ceiling Mountable
 Ceiling mountable
 Ceiling mountable
Form Factor
 Desktop
 Desktop
Colour
 White
 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 0.5W
Power Consumption (typical)
60W
BEST
70W
AC Adapter Frequency
 50
 60
 50/60
 50
 60
 50/60
AC Adapter Input Voltage
Unknown - Click to provide data 100 - 240
AC Input Frequency
 50
 60
 50
 60
AC Input Voltage
 100
 100 - 240
 100
 100 - 240

Battery

Battery Life (max)
2.5h Unknown - Click to provide data

Operational Conditions

Storage Relative Humidity (H-H)
0 - 85 0 - 85
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)
0 - 80 0 - 80
Storage Temperature (T-T)
-20 - 60 -20 - 60
Operating Temperature (T-T)
0 - 40 0 - 40

Weight & Dimensions

Weight
650g
BEST
1.2kg
Height
44mm 53mm
Depth
116mm 162mm
Width
174mm 230.6mm

Packaging Content

Manual
 Manual
 Manual
Remote Control Type
 IR
 IR
Handheld Remote Control
 Handheld remote control
 Handheld remote control
Cables Included
 AC
 AC

Technical Details

Digital Signal Format System
 DTVi
 ASTC
 ATSC
 DTVi
 ASTC
 ATSC
Supported Radio Bands
 UHF
 VHF
 UHF
 VHF
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