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Panasonic PT-CW240

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Panasonic PT-CW240

Panasonic PT-CW240

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A good spec but 4 year old moderate noise level 1280 x 800 resolution projector, with satisfactory running costs
37dB 1280 X 800 8000:1 Yes Aug 2013
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Panasonic PT-CW240 Review

With very good features, we have ranked the Panasonic PT-CW240 number 841 in 3D projectors.
75
Features
Good Features
63
Age
4 Years Old
62
Running Costs
£120 Over 5 Years
66
Overall Score
Good

Why Has it Scored 66?

Looking across the entire Epson data projector range, the average reviews for all Epson projectors are excellent.
It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better data projectors are available. View the latest projectors 2018.
This projector has running costs of £120 over 5 years, which puts it in the most expensive 15% of all 2,068 projectors that we have compared it to. View all energy saving data projectors.
It has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
1280 x 800 resolution
Supports 3D
Louder than average noise level
Dimmer than average projector brightness

Panasonic PT-CW240 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Panasonic Projectors Have Excellent Reviews

Data projectors produced by Panasonic have excellent ratings on average compared to other brands. 98% of those that bought a Panasonic projector would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Running Costs

Very High Running Costs

Based on average usage levels and energy prices we estimate that the PT-CW240 will cost £120 over 5 years to run, which is in the most expensive 15% of all 2,068 multimedia projectors.

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Age

Released Over Four Years Ago

This projector was released in August 2013.

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Features

1280 X 800 Resolution

This projector has a projector native resolution of 1280 x 800, which is the most commonly found resolution on data projectors.

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Louder Than Average Noise Level

The PT-CW240's noise level of 37dB is louder than 69% of all data projectors when ordered by this feature. The noise levels of data projectors range from 20dB to 93dB, and the average noise level is 34dB.

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Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The PT-CW240's contrast ratio (typical) of 8,000 is relatively average compared to most other multimedia projectors. It is in the highest 41% of all multimedia projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Dimmer Than Average Projector Brightness

Across all the projectors the projector brightnesses range from 100 ANSI lumens to 85,000 ANSI lumens, and the average projector brightness is 3,700 ANSI lumens. The Panasonic PT-CW240's projector brightness of only 2,600 ANSI lumens is dimmer than average when compared to most other data projectors. It is dimmer than 82% of all data projectors when sorted by this feature.

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Supports 3D

The Panasonic PT-CW240 supports 3D, unlike 60% of data projectors which do not support 3D.

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The PT-CW240 has a built-in speaker, as do 76% of multimedia projectors.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The Panasonic PT-CW240 has a handheld remote control. 81% of projectors also have a handheld remote control.

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Average Bulb Power

The bulb power of the PT-CW240 of 240W is pretty average compared to most other data projectors. It is bigger than 41% of all data projectors when ranked by this feature.

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Does Not Support Full HD

The Panasonic PT-CW240 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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3D-Ready

The Panasonic PT-CW240 is 3D-ready, which is unusual. 85% of projectors are not 3D-ready.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

panasonic bts ptcw240u, panasonic ptcw240u

Barcodes:

00008.8517E+11, 05025232706662

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