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Panasonic PT-CW241

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Panasonic PT-CW241

Panasonic PT-CW241

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A good spec but 4 year old moderate noise level 280 x 800 resolution multimedia projector, with high running costs
35dB 1280 X 800 8000:1 Yes Aug 2013
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Panasonic PT-CW241 Review

With good features, we have scored the Panasonic PT-CW241 as follows:
63
Features
Good Features
31
Age
4 Years Old
24
Running Costs
£116 Over 5 Years
36
Overall Score
Mediocre

Why Has it Scored 37?

Sony 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 £116 over 5 years, which puts it in the most expensive 16% of all 1,858 multimedia projectors that we have compared it to. View all energy saving multimedia projectors.
It has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
280 x 800 resolution
Supports 3D
Dimmer than average projector brightness
Does not support full HD

Panasonic PT-CW241 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Panasonic Has Excellent Multimedia Projector Reviews

Projectors produced by Panasonic have excellent reviews on average. 98% of those that bought a Panasonic multimedia projector would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Running Costs

Very High Running Costs

Based on average energy prices and usage levels we estimate that the 5 year running cost of the PT-CW241 is £116, which is in the most expensive 16% of all 1,858 data projectors.

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Age

Released Over Four Years Ago

This projector was released in August 2013.

Features

280 X 800 Resolution

The Panasonic PT-CW241 has a 280 x 800 projector native resolution which is higher than most projectors. Most projectors have a 1280 x 800 resolution. In addition, this data projector has a projector native resolution of WXGA (1280x800). Across all projectors the worst resolution is DCI 4K (4096 x 2160) and the best is 4096 x 2160.

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Average Noise Level

The PT-CW241's noise level of 35dB is relatively typical compared to most other projectors. It is in the loudest 50% of all data projectors when ranked by this feature.

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Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The Panasonic PT-CW241's contrast ratio (typical) of 8,000 is pretty 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

The projector brightness of the PT-CW241 of only 2,600 ANSI lumens is dimmer than average when compared to most other projectors. It is in the dimmest 20% of all projectors when ordered by this feature. Projectors have projector brightnesses of between 100 ANSI lumens and 85,000 ANSI lumens, and the average projector brightness is 3,700 ANSI lumens.

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Supports 3D

The PT-CW241 supports 3D, unlike 59% of projectors which do not support 3D.

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The PT-CW241 has a built-in speaker, as do 76% of projectors.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The Panasonic PT-CW241 has a handheld remote control. 80% of projectors also have a handheld remote control.

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Average Bulb Power

The bulb power of the Panasonic PT-CW241 of 240W is relatively average compared to most other multimedia projectors. It is bigger than 46% of all projectors when sorted by this feature.

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Does Not Support Full HD

The Panasonic PT-CW241 does not support full HD. 64% of projectors also do not support full HD.

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3D-Ready

The PT-CW241 is 3D-ready, which is unusual. 84% of projectors are not 3D-ready.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

ptcw241re

Barcodes:

05025232745944

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