Panasonic PT-LB412 Review
|Value for Money||
|Missing Some Features|
|11 Months Old|
|£141 Over 1 Year|
Why Has it Scored 47?
Sony data projectors have excellent reviews in general.
With it being less than a year since it was released by Panasonic, this data projector features some of the latest data projector technology. View the latest multimedia projectors 2017.
It has running costs of £141 over 1 year, which are typical compared to the other 1,758 multimedia projectors that we have compared it to.
This projector is missing some features:
Only 525i video mode
Quite loud noise level
Does not support full HD
Panasonic PT-LB412 In-Depth Analysis
Panasonic Multimedia Projectors Have Excellent Reviews
We calculated the average reviews for all Panasonic multimedia projectors and also specifically for Panasonic data projectors and found that in both cases Panasonic had excellent reviews compared to other manufacturers. 98% of those that bought a Panasonic projector would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.
Value For Money
After checking the price of 1,099 multimedia projectors they range in price from £106 to £17,495. We think that this data projector has an average price compared to other multimedia projectors.
Cheaper in the United Kingdom Than Overseas
We checked 22 other countries for prices for the Panasonic PT-LB412 and the United Kingdom price of £699.27 was the cheapest. The cheapest price that we could find overseas was in the United States where the price is $768.95 (£997.33).
Has a Built-In Speaker(s)
The PT-LB412 has a built-in speaker(s). Most of the other data projectors also have a built-in speaker(s).
Only 525i Video Mode
1024 X 768 Resolution
The Panasonic PT-LB412 has a maximum resolution of 1024 x 768. That's over three times the resolution of the most common projector native resolution of 280 x 800. This projector also has a projector native resolution of XGA (1024x768). Across all data projectors the worst resolution is 280 x 800 and the best is DCI 4K (4096 x 2160).
Quite Loud Noise Level
The noise levels of data projectors range from 10dB to 93dB, and the average noise level is 34dB. At 37 decibels, the PT-LB412 has a fairly loud noise level compared to most of the other data projectors.
Average Projector Brightness
At 4,100 ANSI lumens, the Panasonic PT-LB412 has a pretty typical projector brightness compared to most of the other data projectors.
Does Not Support Full HD
The Panasonic PT-LB412 does not support full HD, although it is worth keeping in mind that most of the other projectors also do not support full HD.
Released 11 Months Ago
It was August 2016 when this projector was released.
Average Running Costs
Based on average usage levels and energy prices we estimate that the 1 year running cost of the PT-LB412 is £141, which is typical compared to the other 1,758 data projectors.