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LG PW1000G Projector

£496.63
£300.00 £196.63 cheaper than 24 days ago
100000:1 WXGA (1280x800) 25dB May 2016
Contrast Ratio (typical) Projector Native Resolution 3D Noise Level Release Date £26.12 Electricity cost over 5 years
User reviews are good
Poor 3D picture quality
Poor technical guidance
33 Reviews
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Reviews

User Reviews Are Good

On average, based on 32 user reviews this multimedia projector has an overall user rating of 81%. Over 71% of reviewers gave this projector either 4 or 5 stars. This projector in the top 1% of all the new 100000:1 contrast ratio data projectors when ranked by user rating.

Good Brand

We checked 179 expert and user reviews (including 24 verified purchases) for LG data projectors and found that on average LG has good reviews. We also found that LG has good reviews specifically within its 100000:1 contrast ratio data projectors range. 100% of those that bought a LG data projector would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Support

Poor Technical Guidance

One person wrote in their reviews that the product did not have good technical guidance. Caz wrote in their review of the LG PW1000 on Amazon “I sought some advice from an electrical store who recommended that a Microsoft Display Adaptor would help fix the connection problems as it creates a strong Miracast connection”.


Weight & Dimensions

Good Size

Two people who reviewed it concluded that it was compact. Amier said in their LG PW1000 review “A great and silent compact projector for the bedroom” and rated this projector 7 stars. Amazon Customer wrote on Amazon “It is conveniently compact and looks a lot like the photos EXCEPT it does not have the antenna input as pictured”.

One LG PW1000 owner who purchased it concluded that it was lightweight. Last year Emnige said “We're very happy with features and the lightweight/small scale” in their review of the LG PW1000.

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Energy

Running Costs Are Average

Based on average usage levels and energy prices we estimate that the PW1000 will cost £27 over 1 year to run, which is typical compared to the other 10 latest 100000:1 contrast ratio data projectors.


Price

Price Has Gone Down by £196.63 (40%)

The price has dropped from £496.63 to £300 in the last 24 days. Our unique forecasting algorithm looks at historic price trends and predicts the most likely price change over the next 2 weeks. There is a 90% chance that the price will go back up. However the future is never certain and there remains a 10% chance that the price will actually go down further.

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Reasonably Priced

Five customers who bought it reckoned that it was good value for money. Mark Edwards wrote on Amazon “Great projector, Bought on lighting deal so pleased with price” in his review of the LG PW1000 and gave the product a score of 5 stars. Jim said on Amazon “It was great value for money in the sale”. Last year E mentioned on Amazon “This one for the price I think is great value” in their review of this projector.

Three people who reviewed the LG PW1000 wrote that it was cheap. In April last year Jim said in his LG PW1000 review “They were quite cheap”. Last year Shaun Procter mentioned “It would have been 1 off if it was a cheap item.” in his LG PW1000 review.

One LG PW1000 reviewer who reviewed the product concluded that it was expensive.

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Power

Good Battery Life

One LG PW1000 reviewer who purchased the product considered that it had a good battery life. Amazon Customer gave this projector a rating of 8 stars and mentioned on Amazon last year “Are rather quiet and tinny and even a simple battery powered external one gives a better sound”.


Poor 3D Picture Quality

Five LG PW1000 reviewers considered that the LG PW1000 did not have a good 3D picture quality. Jim wrote on Amazon last year “For some reason, I can't get my Sky 3D to work”. Also last year Jarno wrote “Bad resolution issues wont occur ! 3d Quality ist watchable on the PH550g”. Jarno also wrote “Al lot of Tearing (Horizontal Line Running from Top to Bottom, every few seconds) In one Case (RIP Department) there was such a very bad 3D Resolution” in their review.

Good Picture Quality

Seven people wrote in their reviews that the LG PW1000 had good picture quality. In April this year Amazon Kunde said in their review of the LG PW1000 “It is a good 720p projector for image quality and portability.”. E scored the product 7 stars and mentioned in April last year “As long as your not planning to use this during a bright day with the blinds open then the picture quality is great” in their review of this projector. Caz mentioned in their LG PW1000 review “From 2.5 metres away I'm getting a 1.6m widescreen image on the opposite wall and the image quality is surprisingly good”.

Two customers agreed that the LG PW1000 was good for playing games on. Phonicuk said “Amazing 3D for films, great for gaming” in their review of this projector. Phonicuk also said “The 3D is amazing and flicker-free, there's no perceptible processing lag making it great for gaming” in their review.

Two LG PW1000 reviewers who reviewed this projector reckoned that it had good colour saturation. Last year Nasir Ejaz wrote “It's bright, sharp and colours are amazing” in their review of this projector.

One LG PW1000 owner wrote in their reviews that it was good for watching movies. Amazon Kunde said in their review of this projector in April this year “Image quality is great Bluetooth audio links works well Usb port for movies, reads any format I tried, including ac3 audio battery life is approx 90 minutes with medium brightness” and gave it a rating of 6 stars.

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Good Remote Control

Two people who purchased the product reckoned that it had a good remote control. E said on Amazon “The remote is good” in their review of this projector.

Good High Def TV

Three customers who bought it concluded that it was good at displaying high definition TV. Mrf Pp wrote in April this year “B01FSPZE5W LG Minibeam PF1000U Portable LED Projector, Full HD (1920 x 1080) - Bla i bought this projector for £699, on amazon sale (original price £899) first time buying a projector”. Amazon Customer mentioned “HD definition works well” in their review of the LG PW1000 and rated this projector 6 stars.

Good Sound Quality

Eleven people said in their reviews that it had good sound quality. Gergely Molnar said on Amazon “The bluetooth sound out is a plus” in their LG PW1000 review. Last year V. S. Vasa mentioned in their review of the LG PW1000 on Amazon “Size wise it's smaller than Philips due to having only 6w speakers compared to good 26w speaker system”. In April last year Amazon Customer mentioned on Amazon “The integral speakers work ok” and gave the product a rating of 5 stars.


Features

Good Technical Features

Three LG PW1000 owners concluded that this projector had good features.


Other

Released Twelve Months Ago

This 100000:1 contrast ratio projector has been on the market since April 2017.


Design

Nice Design

Two customers wrote in their reviews that the product was well designed. Shawmk gave it a score of 75.416783319872 out of 100 and wrote on Amazon “On top of all of that is the design of this specific model” in their review of this projector.

One LG PW1000 owner who reviewed this projector concluded that it was good looking. Nasir Ejaz mentioned “Bright and beautiful” and gave this projector a score of 8 stars.

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Robust

Three customers considered that it was well made. Mrf Pp wrote a few weeks ago “Its got built in audio sound.u can connect Ur usb stick to watch movies”. V. S. Vasa gave it a score of 6 stars and mentioned in their review of this projector “Built in usb media playback is there”. S Meeks wrote last year “Amazing projector, very impressed with all the things this can do and the size is amazing its so small and very well made” in their LG PW1000 review.

Easy to Use

Four people who bought the LG PW1000 thought it was easy to use. Eliton Roberto Elias wrote on Amazon “Excelente quality, full of features and easy to use! Really happy”. Amier gave this projector a score of 7 stars and mentioned in their LG PW1000 review “This little projector comes in handy whenever I want to share a movie or a game”.

Two LG PW1000 reviewers who reviewed this projector considered that it was easy to use the menus. Adam Pike rated the product 4 stars and he said in his LG PW1000 review on Amazon last year “It has display settings for every type which I found to work well”.

One LG PW1000 reviewer wrote that the product was easy to setup. Gergely Molnar mentioned “The projector has great picture and easy to setup” in their review of this projector. One person who bought the LG PW1000 thought it had a good experience.

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Good Product Quality

Eleven customers who reviewed the product wrote that it was good quality. Luke Charalambous said “Great projector with amazing brightness! Stylish design with great picture quality from a reasonable distance” in his review of this projector and gave it a score of 6 stars. Mark Edwards he mentioned in April last year “Picture quality is good on a normal painted wall.”. Last year S Meeks wrote “Actually the quality is very good” and gave the LG PW1000 a rating of 8 stars.


Networking

Supports Wi-Fi

The LG PW1000 supports Wi-Fi. Most of the other latest comparable spec projectors do not support Wi-Fi.

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Supports Bluetooth

The LG PW1000 supports Bluetooth. Most of the other new 100000:1 contrast ratio data projectors also support Bluetooth.

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Video

Does Not Support Full HD

The LG PW1000 does not support full HD. Most of the other 100000:1 contrast ratio data projectors that have been available for a similar time to this data projector also do not support full HD.

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HD-Ready

The LG PW1000 is HD-Ready, as are most of the other 100000:1 contrast ratio data projectors that were released in the last year.

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Multimedia

Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The LG PW1000 has a built-in speaker(s). Most of the other 100000:1 contrast ratio data projectors that were launched around the same time as this multimedia projector also have a built-in speaker(s).

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Has a TV Tuner Integrated

The LG PW1000 has a TV tuner integrated, as do most of the other new similar spec data projectors.

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Projector

WXGA (1280x800) Resolution

This projector has a projector native resolution of WXGA (1280x800), which is the most commonly found projector native resolution on 100000:1 contrast ratio data projectors that have been available for a comparable time to it.

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Average Projector Brightness

With a projector brightness of 1,000 ANSI lumen, the LG PW1000 has a fairly average projector brightness compared to most of the other multimedia projectors that were released around the same time as this multimedia projector.

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Ports & Interfaces

Does Not Have a DVI Port

Like most of the other new projectors, the LG PW1000 does not have a DVI port.

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Lamps

Fairly Long Service Life of Lamp

Recently released 100000:1 contrast ratio data projectors have service life of lamps of between 3,000h and 30,000h, and the average service life of lamp is 20,000h. The LG PW1000 has one of the longer service life of lamps (30,000 hours) amongst similar spec data projectors of this age.

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Packaging Content

Has a Handheld Remote Control

The LG PW1000 has a handheld remote control. Most of the other latest data projectors also have a handheld remote control.

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Performance

Very Quiet Noise Level

Across all the 100000:1 contrast ratio data projectors that were released in the last 12 months the noise levels range from 24dB to 42dB. With a noise level of only 25 decibels, the LG PW1000 has one of the quieter noise levels amongst similar spec projectors of this age.

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Audio

Acceptable Noise Level

Six customers mentioned in their reviews that the product was quiet. Jarno gave this projector a score of 7 stars and said “Its relative big for an minibeam, its relative silent”. Jarno also mentioned “The PH550g is more silent, ok the PW1500g is of course brighter” in their review. Amazon Customer gave the LG PW1000 a rating of 8 stars and mentioned “It has a fan when running which is reasonably quiet” in their review of the LG PW1000.

Four people who reviewed it wrote that it was noisy. Last year Jim mentioned in his review of this projector on Amazon “Fan noise is not too bad, considering that the projector is in front of where you sit”. Amazon Kunde wrote on Amazon “Noisy fan, unstable wifi screen share, good image quality”. E mentioned “The fan noise is not an issue, using the ceiling or white wall as a screen works great” in their LG PW1000 review.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers lg electronics 1280x800, lg electronics pw1000g, code pw1000gaeu, lg pw1000gaeu, code 1280x800
Barcodes 00719192605190, 08806087635690, 08806087635737

LG PW1000 Review Sources

To prepare this LG PW1000 review we compared this projector to 2,059 other models. For each projector that we compared, we collated thousands of pieces of information including technical specs, reviews, and prices. In total we analysed 326,528 product attributes, 14,204 projector reviews and 2,772,200 historical projector prices from 169 projector retailers. We then picked out the standout features of this projector compared to the other models as well as any areas where this projector is lacking.

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