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LG PH300 vs LG PW800

LG PH300 vs LG PW800

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LG PH300
LG PW800

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Reasons For

6 Reasons For
6dB quieter noise level Edit
The LG PH300 has a noise level of 28dB, whereas the LG PW800 is a 34dB noise level projector (6dB 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.

£48 cheaper
The LG PH300 is £48.11 cheaper than the LG PW800.
Available from 1 shops
A greater number of retailers increases the price competition amongst retailers for this projector and also increases the chances of the product remaining in stock.
Cheaper to run by £12.82
The LG PH300 is £12.82 cheaper to run than the LG PW800 over five years. Read more
Expert reviews are moderately better
Based on 11 reviews, the LG PH300 has an average expert review score of 81%, whereas the LG PW800 has an average rating of 78% (based on 7 reviews).
User reviews are better
Based on 12 reviews, the LG PH300 has an average user review score of 87%, whereas the LG PW800 has an average rating of 80% (based on 2 reviews).
2 Reasons For
Brighter projector brightness Edit
The LG PW800 has a projector brightness of 800 ANSI lumens. That's 500 ANSI lumens brighter than the LG PH300 (800 ANSI lumens).
3D Edit
The LG PW800 supports 3D, but the LG PH300 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.

Reasons Against

2 Reasons Against
500 ANSI lumens dimmer projector brightness Edit
The LG PH300 is a 300 ANSI lumens brightness projector. That's 500 ANSI lumens dimmer than the LG PW800 (800 ANSI lumens).
Four months older
The LG PH300 is older than the LG PW800 by four months.
6 Reasons Against
18% louder noise level Edit
The LG PW800 has a noise level of 34dB, however the LG PH300 is a 28dB noise level projector (6dB 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.

£48 more expensive
The LG PW800 is more expensive than the LG PH300 by £48.11.
Less retailers
Only 2 sellers sells the LG PW800, whereas 3 stores sell the LG PH300. 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 110%
The running costs of the LG PW800 are £24.52 which is £12.82 more than the LG PH300 over five years. Show assumptions.
Marginally Lower expert review Score
The LG PW800's average expert rating is only 78%, however the LG PH300's is 81% (based on 11 reviews).
Lower user review Score
The LG PW800's average user rating is 80%, however the LG PH300's is 87% (based on 12 reviews).

Awards

2 Awards
projectorcentral.com: Highly Rated
projectorreviews.com: Special Interest Award
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Average Expert Rating

Average User Rating

Date Released

31 months Ago 27 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 8.01
Electricity cost - standby £ 3.69
Total running cost £ 11.70
Purchase price £ 356.88
Total cost of ownership £ 368.58
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Electricity cost - switched on £ 20.83
Electricity cost - standby £ 3.69
Total running cost £ 24.52
Purchase price £ 404.99
Total cost of ownership £ 429.51
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Energy Efficiency Class

No data No data

Environmental Impact

0.058T
Running this projector over 5 years will generate 0.058 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
1
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.12T
Running this projector over 5 years will generate 0.12 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
300 ANSI lumens 800 ANSI lumens
BEST
Supported Aspect Ratios
 4:3
 16:9
 4:3
 16:9
Screen Size Compatibility
20 - 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

Video

3D
 3D
 3D
BEST
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 1280 x 720 (HD 720)
BEST
 1280 x 720 (HD 720)
Full HD
 Full HD
 Full HD
HD-Ready
 HD-Ready
 HD-Ready

Ports & Interfaces

DVI Port
 DVI port
 DVI port
DC-In Jack
 DC-in jack
Unknown - Click to provide data
Headphone Outputs
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Audio (L,R) Out
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Composite Video in
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
USB 2.0 Port
1 1
HDMI Port
1 1

Networking

Wi-Fi
 Wi-Fi
Unknown - Click to provide data
Ethernet LAN
 Ethernet LAN
 Ethernet LAN

Storage

Card Reader Integrated
 Card reader integrated
Unknown - Click to provide data

Performance

Noise Level
28dB
BEST
34dB

Multimedia

Built-In Speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
Video Formats Supported
 DIVX
BEST
 DIVX
TV Tuner Integrated
 TV tuner integrated
 TV tuner integrated
RMS Rated Power
2W 2W
Built-In Speaker
2 2
Document Formats Supported
 DOC
 PPT
 XLS
 DOC
 PPT
 XLS

Design

Form Factor
 Portable
 Portable
Colour
 Brown
 White
 Brown
 White
Product Type
 Portable projector
 Portable projector

Display

Built-In Display
 Built-in display
Unknown - Click to provide data

Power

Power Source
 DC
 AC
 DC
 AC
Power Consumption (standby)
0.5W 0.5W
Power Consumption (typical)
25W
BEST
65W
Power Consumption (max)
45W Unknown - Click to provide data
AC Adapter Frequency
 50
 60
 50/60
 50
 60
 50/60
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

Weight & Dimensions

Package Weight
1.3kg
BEST
1.8kg
Package Height
88.9mm 190.5mm
Package Depth
129.5mm 170.18mm
Package Width
299mm 259.08mm
Weight
430g
BEST
589.67g
Height
63.5mm 50.8mm
Depth
86.3mm 139.7mm
Width
111.7mm 139.7mm

Packaging Content

Manual
 Manual
Unknown - Click to provide data
Handheld Remote Control
 Handheld remote control
 Handheld remote control
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