LG PH300 vs Philips PPX3614
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LG PH300vsPhilips PPX3614

LG PH300

75

Overall Score

75

Overall Score

LG PH300

£427.49
Our Verdict:
A phenomenally quiet and astonishingly high contrast ratio 720p projector, with good features but representing only moderate value for money
92
Reviews
23 Reviews + 2 Awards
51
Value for Money
Average
79
Features
Good Features
71
Age
3 Years Old
97
Running Costs
£10 Over 5 Years
75
Overall Score
Very Good
28dB 1280 X 720 (720p) 100000:1 No Oct 2014
Noise Level Projector Native Resolution Contrast Ratio 3D Release Date
Noise Level 28dB
Projector Native Resolution 1280 X 720 (720p)
Contrast Ratio 100000:1
3D No
Release Date Oct 2014
Philips PPX3614

66

Overall Score

66

Overall Score

Philips PPX3614

£249.99
Our Verdict:
A classic but 3 year old moderate noise level WVGA data projector, with good features but representing only moderate value for money
76
Reviews
19 Reviews
51
Value for Money
Average
71
Features
Good Features
72
Age
3 Years Old
66
Overall Score
Good
32dB 854 X 480 (WVGA) 1000:1 No Oct 2014
Noise Level Projector Native Resolution Contrast Ratio 3D Release Date
Noise Level 32dB
Projector Native Resolution 854 X 480 (WVGA)
Contrast Ratio 1000:1
3D No
Release Date Oct 2014
LG PH300

75

Overall Score

75

Overall Score

LG PH300

£427.49
Our Verdict:
A phenomenally quiet and astonishingly high contrast ratio 720p projector, with good features but representing only moderate value for money
92
Reviews
23 Reviews + 2 Awards
51
Value for Money
Average
79
Features
Good Features
71
Age
3 Years Old
97
Running Costs
£10 Over 5 Years
75
Overall Score
Very Good
28dB 1280 X 720 (720p) 100000:1 No Oct 2014
Noise Level Projector Native Resolution Contrast Ratio 3D Release Date
Noise Level 28dB
Projector Native Resolution 1280 X 720 (720p)
Contrast Ratio 100000:1
3D No
Release Date Oct 2014
Philips PPX3614

66

Overall Score

66

Overall Score

Philips PPX3614

£249.99
Our Verdict:
A classic but 3 year old moderate noise level WVGA data projector, with good features but representing only moderate value for money
76
Reviews
19 Reviews
51
Value for Money
Average
71
Features
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72
Age
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66
Overall Score
Good
32dB 854 X 480 (WVGA) 1000:1 No Oct 2014
Noise Level Projector Native Resolution Contrast Ratio 3D Release Date
Noise Level 32dB
Projector Native Resolution 854 X 480 (WVGA)
Contrast Ratio 1000:1
3D No
Release Date Oct 2014

Top Prices

LG PH300 Philips PPX3614
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£427.49
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Reasons For

LG PH300 Philips PPX3614
5 Reasons For
15% Quieter Noise Level
The LG PH300 is a 28dB projector. That's 4dB quieter than the Philips PPX3614 (32dB).

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.

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Vastly Brighter Projector Brightness
The LG PH300 has a projector brightness of 300 ANSI lumens, however the Philips PPX3614 is only a 140 ANSI lumens brightness projector (160 ANSI lumens dimmer).

This is how bright the bulb in the projector is, measured in 'lumens'.

A brighter bulb means that the projector will be seen clearer, and can project to surfaces father away without appearing too dark.

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Vastly Better Expert Reviews
The LG PH300 has an average expert review score of 81%, however the Philips PPX3614 has an average rating of 56% (based on 1 review).
Vastly Better User Reviews
The LG PH300 has an average user review score of 87%, however the Philips PPX3614 has an average rating of 40% (based on 8 reviews).
Better Brand
LG projectors have an average rating of 80.5%, whereas Philips has an average rating of 69.1%.
5 Reasons For
Full HD
The Philips PPX3614 supports full HD, however the LG PH300 does not support full HD.

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.

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Wi-Fi
The Philips PPX3614 supports Wi-Fi, however the LG PH300 does not support Wi-Fi.

Wi-Fi projectors can connect to your local WiFi network which means that you display content from other devices connected to the same network.

Wi-Fi projectors allow you display content from other devices connected to the same network without the need to use a cable.

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Card Reader Integrated
The Philips PPX3614 has a card reader integrated, whereas the LG PH300 does not have a card reader integrated.

This denotes whether the projector comes with an inbuilt reader for memory cards or not.

A memory card is a good way to easily load a film into the projector to watch, without having to hook it up to a computer first.

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£178 Cheaper
The Philips PPX3614 costs £249.99, whereas the LG PH300 is £427.49.
More Shops Are Selling it
The more stores stock this projector, the greater competition amongst stores to keep prices low.

Reasons Against

LG PH300 Philips PPX3614
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Reviews & Awards

Awards

LG PH300 Philips PPX3614
2 Awards
projectorcentral.com: Highly Rated projectorreviews.com: Special Interest Award
No awards found

Average Expert Rating

The LG PH300 has better expert reviews than the Philips PPX3614. The average expert reviews score for the LG PH300 is 81% based on 12 reviews, where as the average score for the Philips PPX3614 is 56% based on 1 review.
LG PH300 Philips PPX3614
Best
5 stars
1 review
4 stars
6 reviews
3 stars
0 reviews
2 stars
0 reviews
1 star
0 reviews
5 stars
0 reviews
4 stars
0 reviews
3 stars
1 review
2 stars
0 reviews
1 star
0 reviews

Average User Rating

The LG PH300 has better user reviews than the Philips PPX3614. The average user reviews score for the LG PH300 is 87% based on 12 reviews, where as the average score for the Philips PPX3614 is 40% based on 8 reviews.
LG PH300 Philips PPX3614
Best
5 stars
6 reviews
4 stars
4 reviews
3 stars
2 reviews
2 stars
0 reviews
1 star
0 reviews
5 stars
1 review
4 stars
1 review
3 stars
0 reviews
2 stars
1 review
1 star
5 reviews

Average Brand Rating

LG has a better average brand rating than Philips. The average brand rating for LG is 80.45% based on 1,021 reviews, where as the average brand rating for Philips is 69.06% based on 332 reviews.
LG PH300 Philips PPX3614
LG

80

80

Based on 1,021 reviews
Philips

69

69

Based on 332 reviews

Date Released

LG PH300 Philips PPX3614
40 months old Best 41 months old

Key Features

Noise Level

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.

Projector Brightness

This is how bright the bulb in the projector is, measured in 'lumens'.

A brighter bulb means that the projector will be seen clearer, and can project to surfaces father away without appearing too dark.

Full HD

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.

LG PH300 Philips PPX3614
Best
No
Yes

Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi projectors can connect to your local WiFi network which means that you display content from other devices connected to the same network.

Wi-Fi projectors allow you display content from other devices connected to the same network without the need to use a cable.

LG PH300 Philips PPX3614
Best
No
Yes

Energy Efficiency

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Projector running costs calculated based on an average of 5 hours of use per week. The running cost comprises the electricity cost when using the projector and the electricity standby cost. Compare all energy saving projectors.

Environmental Impact

We have calculated the amount of CO2 that will be generated by running each of these projectors for 5 years. We have then converted that into the number of tree seedlings that you would need to plant and grow for 10 years in order to offset that amount of CO2.
LG PH300
LG
PH300
1 trees 0.047 tonnes CO2

Specification

 
 
 
Performance LG PH300 Philips PPX3614
Noise Level 28dB
BEST
32dB
Horizontal Scan Range Unknown - Click to provide data
Vertical Scan Range Unknown - Click to provide data
Operating System Installed Unknown - Click to provide data
 
 
 
Projector LG PH300 Philips PPX3614
Projector Native Resolution
1280 x 720 (720p)
 1280 x 720 (720p)
1280 x 720 (720p)
 1280 x 720 (720p)
Contrast Ratio
100000:1
 100000:1
100000:1
 100000:1
Projector Brightness 300 ANSI Lumens
BEST
140 ANSI Lumens
Matrix Size Unknown - Click to provide data 0.3"
Projection Distance Unknown - Click to provide data
Screen Size Compatibility
 
 
 
Lamps LG PH300 Philips PPX3614
Lamp Unknown - Click to provide data 1lamp(s)
Service Life of Lamp 30,000h 30,000h
 
 
 
Video LG PH300 Philips PPX3614
Supported Graphics Resolutions
1280 x 720 (HD 720)
 1280 x 720 (HD 720)
1280 x 720 (HD 720)
 1280 x 720 (HD 720)
 
 
 
Ports & Interfaces LG PH300 Philips PPX3614
Component Video (YPbPr/YCbCr) in Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Headphone Outputs 1 1
Audio (L,R) in Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Composite Video in Unknown - Click to provide data 1
USB 2.0 Port 1 2
BEST
HDMI Port 1 1
VGA (D-Sub) Port Unknown - Click to provide data 1
 
 
 
Storage LG PH300 Philips PPX3614
Internal Storage Capacity Unknown - Click to provide data 4GB
 
 
 
Multimedia LG PH300 Philips PPX3614
Audio Formats Supported Unknown - Click to provide data
Image Formats Supported
JPG PNG
GIF BMP
 JPG
 PNG
 GIF
 BMP
JPG PNG
GIF BMP
 JPG
 PNG
 GIF
 BMP
Video Formats Supported
DIVX 3GP
MOV M-JPEG
MPEG4 H.263
H.264 MKV
MXV XVID
VP8 WEBM
 DIVX
 3GP
 MOV
 M-JPEG
 MPEG4
 H.263
 H.264
 MKV
 MXV
 XVID
 VP8
 WEBM
DIVX 3GP
MOV M-JPEG
MPEG4 H.263
H.264 MKV
MXV XVID
VP8 WEBM
 DIVX
 3GP
 MOV
 M-JPEG
 MPEG4
 H.263
 H.264
 MKV
 MXV
 XVID
 VP8
 WEBM
RMS Rated Power 2W
BEST
1W
Built-In Speaker 2 Unknown - Click to provide data
 
 
 
Display LG PH300 Philips PPX3614
Display Diagonal Unknown - Click to provide data 30"
 
 
 
Power LG PH300 Philips PPX3614
Power Consumption (standby) 0.5W Unknown - Click to provide data
Power Consumption (typical) 25W Unknown - Click to provide data
Maximum Power Consumption 45W Unknown - Click to provide data
AC Adapter Input Voltage Unknown - Click to provide data
 
 
 
Battery LG PH300 Philips PPX3614
Maximum Battery Life 2.5h 2h
BEST
Charging Time Unknown - Click to provide data 2h
Battery Capacity Unknown - Click to provide data 1,800mAh
 
 
 
Operational Conditions LG PH300 Philips PPX3614
Storage Relative Humidity (H-H) Unknown - Click to provide data
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H) Unknown - Click to provide data
Storage Temperature (T-T) Unknown - Click to provide data
Operating Temperature (T-T) Unknown - Click to provide data
 
 
 
Weight & Dimensions LG PH300 Philips PPX3614
Package Weight 1.3kg 1.1kg
BEST
Package Height 88.9mm 80mm
Package Depth 129.5mm 190mm
Package Width 299mm 190mm
Weight 430g 284g
BEST
Height 63.5mm 31.5mm
Depth 86.3mm 105mm
Width 111.7mm 105mm
 
 
 
Packaging Content LG PH300 Philips PPX3614
Cables Included
AC USB
HDMI
 AC
 USB
 HDMI
AC USB
HDMI
 AC
 USB
 HDMI
 
 
 
Other Features LG PH300 Philips PPX3614
Package Dimensions (WxDxH) Unknown - Click to provide data
Weight (without Accesories) Unknown - Click to provide data 284g
 
 
 
Technical Details LG PH300 Philips PPX3614
Frequency Range Unknown - Click to provide data

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