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LG PW1000

83

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LG PW1000

£500.21
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An amazingly quiet and staggeringly high contrast ratio 1280 x 800 resolution 3D projector, with remarkably low running costs and great user reviews
25dB 1280 X 800 100000:1 Yes May 2016
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LG PW1000 Review

With very low running costs and excellent reviews, we have ranked the LG PW1000 number 132 in 3D projectors and number 185 across all projectors.
89
Reviews
32 Reviews
73
Value for Money
Good
85
Features
Fully-Featured
81
Age
1 Year Old
96
Running Costs
£20 Over 5 Years
83
Overall Score
Excellent

Why Has it Scored 83?

It has great user reviews with an average user rating of 81%, based on 32 reviews. Epson data projectors also have excellent reviews in general.
At over a year old this data projector is slightly out of date, and newer multimedia projectors with more up to date technology are available. View the latest data projectors 2018.
This projector has running costs of only £20 over 5 years, which puts it in the cheapest 5% of all 2,022 projectors that we have compared it to. View all energy saving projectors.
Customers report good product quality, picture quality and that it is a good size.
It has some great features:
1280 x 800 resolution
Quieter than average noise level
Higher than average contrast ratio (typical)
Very long service life of lamp
Bluetooth sound out
Connect wirelessly
TV tuner
30,000 hours of entertainment
3D compatible

Should You Buy it Now?

Our unique forecasting algorithm looks at historic price trends and predicts the most likely price change over the next 2 weeks. There was a cheaper price of £462.66 at Projectorshop24 14 days ago. We predict that the price will go down again.
There is a 90% chance that the price will go down. However the future is never certain and there remains a chance that the price will actually go up. Get Price Alerts.

LG PW1000 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Good User Reviews

Based on 32 user reviews the average user rating of this data projector is 81 out of 100. 19 reviewers (71% of all reviewers) gave this projector either 4 or 5 stars.

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Users Report Good Product Quality

Five owners who purchased it thought it was good quality.

  • As long as your not planning to use this during a bright day with the blinds open then the picture quality is great…
    E (Amazon) - August 2016
  • Amazing projector, very impressed with all the things this can do and the size is amazing its so small and very well made…
    S meeks (Amazon) - July 2016
  • Actually the quality is very good…
    S meeks (Amazon) - July 2016
  • Great projector with amazing brightness! Stylish design with great picture quality from a reasonable distance…
  • Picture quality is good on a normal painted wall.
    Mark Edwards (Amazon) - December 2016

Customers Report Good Picture Quality

Three owners mentioned in their reviews that it had good picture quality and two owners said that it had good colour saturation.

  • As long as your not planning to use this during a bright day with the blinds open then the picture quality is great…
    E (Amazon) - August 2016
  • Actually the quality is very good and the colours are perfect…
    S meeks (Amazon) - July 2016
  • Great projector with amazing brightness! Stylish design with great picture quality from a reasonable distance…
  • Picture quality is good on a normal painted wall.
    Mark Edwards (Amazon) - December 2016
  • It's bright, sharp and colours are amazing…
    Nasir ejaz (Amazon) - November 2016

LG Projectors Have Very Good Reviews

We checked 645 user and expert reviews (including 151 verified purchases) for LG projectors and found that on average LG has very good ratings compared to other manufacturers. 93% of those that bought a LG projector would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Customers Report That it is a Good Size

Two owners wrote in their reviews that the LG PW1000 was compact.

  • It is conveniently compact and looks a lot like the photos EXCEPT it does not have the antenna input as pictured…
  • A great and silent compact projector for the bedroom…
    Amier (Amazon) - September 2016

Users Report Excellent Design

Two people who purchased the product concluded that it was well designed.

Customers Report That it is Reasonably Priced

Six people who reviewed the product reckoned that it was good value for money.

Users Report Good Sound Quality

Two people who purchased this projector concluded that it had good sound quality.

Customers Report Acceptable Noise Level

Four customers who purchased it agreed that it was quiet.

  • Plus the fan noise at full brightness is a bit too much…
  • The fan noise is not an issue, using the ceiling or white wall as a screen works great…
    E (Amazon) - August 2016
  • Fan noise is not too bad, considering that the projector is in front of where you sit…
    Jim (Amazon) - December 2016
  • Are rather quiet and tinny and even a simple battery powered external one gives a better sound…
  • It has a fan when running which is reasonably quiet…
  • A great and silent compact projector for the bedroom…
    Amier (Amazon) - September 2016
  • Almost completely silent…
    Amier (Amazon) - September 2016

Value For Money

OK Value for Money

The product has excellent reviews, very good features and is under 2 years old. At £500.21 it is cheaper than 71% of projectors.

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Cheaper in the United Kingdom Than Overseas

We checked 22 other countries for prices for the LG PW1000 and the United Kingdom price of £500.21 was the cheapest.

The cheapest price that we could find overseas was in the United States where the price is $690.99 (£958.33).

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Running Costs

Running Costs Are Very Low

The PW1000 is one of the most economic to run projectors that we have looked at for 5 year running costs. Based on average usage levels and energy prices, we estimate the 5 year running cost of the PW1000 is only £20.

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Age

Released Over a Year Ago

This multimedia projector was released in May 2016.

Features

1280 X 800 Resolution

This projector has a projector native resolution of 1280 x 800, which is typical of many projectors.

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Quieter Than Average Noise Level

The LG PW1000's noise level of only 25dB is very quiet compared to most other projectors. It is in the quietest 3% of all projectors when ordered by this feature. Multimedia projectors have noise levels of between 20dB and 93dB, and the average noise level is 34dB.

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Higher Than Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The LG PW1000's contrast ratio (typical) of 100,000 is very high compared to most other multimedia projectors. It is higher than 96% of all multimedia projectors when ordered by this feature. The contrast ratio (typical) of multimedia projectors range from 1.5 to 2,500,000, and the average contrast ratio (typical) is 27,000.

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Very Dim Projector Brightness

The dimmest projector brightness of data projectors is 100 ANSI lumens, the brightest is 85,000 ANSI lumens, and the average projector brightness is 3,700 ANSI lumens. The LG PW1000's projector brightness of only 1,000 ANSI lumens is dimmer than average when compared to most other projectors. It is dimmer than 93% of all projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Very Long Service Life of Lamp

The average service life of lamp of all projectors is 7,000h, with the shortest being 200h and the longest being 50,000h. The service life of lamp of the LG PW1000 of 30,000h is longer than 96% of all projectors when sorted by this feature.

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Supports 3D

The LG PW1000 supports 3D, which is unusual. 60% of multimedia projectors do not support 3D.

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The LG PW1000 has a built-in speaker. 77% of projectors also have a built-in speaker.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The LG PW1000 has a handheld remote control, as do 81% of projectors.

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Has a TV Tuner Integrated

The LG PW1000 has a TV tuner integrated, which is unusual. 99% of projectors do not have a TV tuner integrated.

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Supports Bluetooth

The LG PW1000 supports Bluetooth, unlike 98% of projectors which do not support Bluetooth.

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HD-Ready

The LG PW1000 is HD-Ready, unlike 80% of multimedia projectors which are not HD-Ready.

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Does Not Support Full HD

The LG PW1000 does not support full HD, although this is within the context that 63% of projectors also do not support full HD.

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Supports Wi-Fi

The LG PW1000 supports Wi-Fi. 90% of projectors do not support Wi-Fi.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

lg electronics 1280x800, lg electronics pw1000g, pw1000g pw1000g

Barcodes:

00719192605190, 08806087635690, 08806087635737

LG PW1000

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