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30

Overall Score

Panasonic PT-CW240

A 4 year old 8000:1 280 x 800 projector with poor features
8000:1 WXGA (1280x800) Yes 37dB Aug 2013
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Panasonic PT-CW240 Review

37
Missing Some Features
33
3 Years Old
28
£144 Over 1 Year
Overall Score
30
Mediocre

Why Has it Scored 30?

Sony data projectors have excellent reviews in general.
It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better projectors are available. View the latest projectors 2017.
This projector has running costs of £144 over 1 year, which are typical compared to the other 1,758 projectors that we have compared it to.
It is missing some features:
Does not support full HD
Quite dim projector brightness
Only 280 x 800 resolution
Only 1,080 video mode

Panasonic PT-CW240 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews

Panasonic Has Excellent Projector Reviews

Data projectors built by Panasonic have excellent ratings on average. We also checked the reviews for all projectors (not just data projectors) and found that Panasonic also has excellent ratings across its entire range. 98% of those that bought a Panasonic data projector would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Features

Does Not Support Full HD

The PT-CW240 does not support full HD, although keep in mind that most of the other data projectors also do not support full HD.

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3D-Ready

The PT-CW240 is 3D-ready, as are most of the other data projectors.

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Average Noise Level

With a noise level of 37 decibels, the PT-CW240 has a relatively typical noise level compared to most of the other projectors.

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Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The Panasonic PT-CW240 has a built-in speaker(s), as do most of the other projectors.

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Quite Dim Projector Brightness

The Panasonic PT-CW240 has a fairly dim projector brightness (only 2,600 ANSI lumens) compared to most of the other data projectors. The average projector brightness of projectors is 3,700 ANSI lumens.

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Only 280 X 800 Resolution

This projector has a projector native resolution of WXGA (1280x800)|280 x 800, which is the most frequently found projector native resolution on data projectors.

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Only 1,080 Video Mode

This data projector supports a 1080|1080 supported video modes, which is the most commonly supported supported video modes on projectors.

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Age

Released Over Three Years Ago

It was August 2013 when Panasonic released the PT-CW240.


Running Costs

Running Costs Are OK

The average 1 year running cost of the PT-CW240 is £144 based on typical usage levels and energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 1,758 data projectors.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers panasonic bts ptcw240u
Barcodes 00008.8517E+11, 05025232706662
£29.33 cheaper to run
Brighter projector brightness
40W bigger bulb power
34% cheaper to run
Brighter projector brightness
Moderately quieter noise level
Over one year older
49% cheaper to run
1 ANSI lumens brighter projector brightness
Quieter noise level
Smaller bulb power
Brighter projector brightness
Cheaper to run by £30.93

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