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Panasonic PT-DW740ES

66

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Panasonic PT-DW740ES

Panasonic PT-DW740ES
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A good spec but 4 year old moderate noise level 1280 x 800 resolution multimedia projector, with satisfactory running costs
39dB 1280 X 800 2500:1 No Feb 2014
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Panasonic PT-DW740ES Review

With very good features but at over 3 years old, we have scored the Panasonic PT-DW740ES as follows:
73
Features
Good Features
66
Age
4 Years Old
58
Running Costs
£230 Over 5 Years
66
Overall Score
Good

Why Has it Scored 66?

Epson data projectors have excellent reviews in general.
It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better multimedia projectors are available. View the latest projectors 2018.
This projector has running costs of £230 over 5 years, which puts it in the most expensive 6% of all 2,022 multimedia projectors that we have compared it to. View all energy saving projectors.
It has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
1280 x 800 resolution
Brighter than average projector brightness
Powerful 1-chip DLP projector offering 7,000 lumens of brightness, easy maintenance and flexible configuration
Vivid picture quality enhanced by an RGB booster
Excellent installation and operation flexibility
A wired LAN system makes remote control simple
Enjoy superior reliability and hassle-free maintenance
Lens not included
Louder than average noise level

Panasonic PT-DW740ES In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Panasonic Has Excellent Data Projector Reviews

On average Panasonic projectors have excellent reviews compared to other manufacturers. 98% of those that bought a Panasonic multimedia projector would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Running Costs

Running Costs Are High

The PT-DW740ES has an average running cost of £230 over 5 years based on average energy prices and usage levels, which makes it one of the less economic to run projectors.

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Age

Released Over Four Years Ago

Panasonic released the PT-DW740ES in February 2014.

Features

1280 X 800 Resolution

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

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Louder Than Average Noise Level

Projectors have noise levels of between 20dB and 93dB, and the average noise level is 34dB. The noise level of the PT-DW740ES of 39dB is in the loudest 11% of all data projectors when ranked by this feature.

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Brighter Than Average Projector Brightness

The projector brightness of the Panasonic PT-DW740ES of 7,000 ANSI lumens is in the brightest 5% of all projectors when ordered by this feature. The projector brightnesses of 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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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The PT-DW740ES has a handheld remote control, as do 81% of projectors.

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Bigger Than Average Bulb Power

The smallest bulb power of projectors is 15W, the biggest is 840W, and the average bulb power is 250W. The bulb power of the PT-DW740ES of 310W is bigger than 84% of all projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Supports Full HD

The PT-DW740ES supports full HD, unlike 63% of projectors which do not support full HD.

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HD-Ready

The PT-DW740ES is HD-Ready, unlike 80% of projectors which are not HD-Ready.

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Has a DVI Port

The Panasonic PT-DW740ES has a DVI port, unlike 90% of data projectors which do not have a DVI port.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

panasonic ptdw740elsj, panasonic ptdw740uk, panasonic dw740elsj, panasonic p178705p, panasonic p150926p, ptdw740es

Barcodes:

05025232677535, 05025232677542, 05025232677566, 05025232677573, 05025232677627, 05053959400167, 05053959400174

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