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LG PW1500

79

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LG PW1500

£602.55
LG PW1500
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A top-rated and economical to run moderate noise level 1280 x 800 resolution data projector, with one of the highest contrast ratios around but representing only moderate value for money
34dB 1280 X 800 100000:1 Yes May 2016
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LG PW1500 Review

With very low running costs and excellent reviews, we have ranked the LG PW1500 number 299 in 3D projectors and number 472 across all projectors.
85
Reviews
8 Reviews
65
Value for Money
Good
80
Features
Fully-Featured
82
Age
1 Year Old
96
Running Costs
£27 Over 5 Years
79
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 79?

It has brilliant user reviews but below average expert reviews with an average overall rating of 73%. Epson data projectors also have excellent reviews in general.
At over a year old this multimedia projector is slightly out of date, and newer projectors with more up to date technology are available. View the latest projectors 2018.
This projector has running costs of only £27 over 5 years, which puts it in the cheapest 6% of all 2,022 data projectors that we have compared it to. View all energy saving projectors.
It has some great features:
1280 x 800 resolution
Higher than average contrast ratio (typical)
Supports 3D
Has a built-in speaker
Bluetooth sound out
Connect wirelessly
TV tuner
30,000 hours of entertainment
3D compatible

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LG PW1500 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Poor Expert Reviews

This projector received an expert rating of 60% from Les Numeriques.com. Multimedia projector experts don't rate this data projector very highly.

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Excellent User Reviews

On average, based on 7 user reviews this data projector has an outstanding overall user rating. 5 reviewers (100% of all reviewers) gave this projector the highest possible rating of 5 stars. This puts this LG projector in the top 6% of all the multimedia projectors when ranked by average user review score.

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LG Multimedia Projectors Have Very Good Reviews

We checked 645 expert and user reviews (including 151 verified purchases) for LG multimedia 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.

Value for Money

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Cheaper in the United Kingdom Than Overseas

We checked 22 other countries for prices for the LG PW1500 and the United Kingdom price of £602.55 was the cheapest.

The cheapest price that we could find overseas was in the United States where the price is $545.23 (£750.40).

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Running Costs

Very Low Running Costs

The PW1500 is in the cheapest 6% of all 2,022 projectors that we have assessed for running costs. Based on average energy prices and usage levels, we estimate the PW1500 will cost only £27 over 5 years to run.

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Age

Released Over a Year Ago

This LG 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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Average Noise Level

The LG PW1500's noise level of 34dB is fairly average compared to most other projectors. It is in the loudest 47% of all projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Higher Than Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

Multimedia projectors have contrast ratio (typical) of between 1.5 and 2,500,000, and the average contrast ratio (typical) is 27,000. The LG PW1500's contrast ratio (typical) of 100,000 is very high compared to most other multimedia projectors. It is in the highest 4% of all multimedia projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Very Dim Projector Brightness

The LG PW1500's projector brightness of only 1,500 ANSI lumens is in the dimmest 8% of all multimedia projectors when ordered by this feature. The projector brightnesses of multimedia projectors range from 100 ANSI lumens to 85,000 ANSI lumens, and the average projector brightness is 3,700 ANSI lumens.

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Supports 3D

The LG PW1500 supports 3D, unlike 60% of multimedia projectors which do not support 3D.

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The LG PW1500 has a built-in speaker. 77% of projectors also have a built-in speaker.

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Very Long Service Life of Lamp

The LG PW1500's service life of lamp of 30,000h is very long compared to most other projectors. It is longer than 96% of all projectors when sorted by this feature. The service life of lamps of projectors range from 200h to 50,000h, and the average service life of lamp is 7,000h.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The LG PW1500 has a handheld remote control. 81% of projectors also have a handheld remote control.

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HD-Ready

The LG PW1500 is HD-Ready, which is unusual. 80% of projectors are not HD-Ready.

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Supports Bluetooth

The LG PW1500 supports Bluetooth, which is unusual. 98% of projectors do not support Bluetooth.

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Supports Wi-Fi

The LG PW1500 supports Wi-Fi. 90% of data projectors do not support Wi-Fi.

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Has a TV Tuner Integrated

The LG PW1500 has a TV tuner integrated, which is unusual. 99% of data projectors do not have a TV tuner integrated.

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Does Not Support Full HD

The LG PW1500 does not support full HD, although it is worth keeping in mind that 63% of data projectors also do not support full HD.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

lg 1280x800, lg pw1500

Barcodes:

00719192605183, 00719192606517

LG PW1500

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