Close
Panasonic PT-LW271
Panasonic PT-LW271
Share on

Loading image...

31

Overall Score

Panasonic PT-LW271

A 4000:1 280 x 800 projector with average features
4000:1 WXGA (1280x800) No 34dB Sep 2013
Contrast Ratio (typical) Projector Native Resolution 3D Noise Level Release Date
Searching for international prices ...

Assumed Exchange Rates

Available from international sellers only

Notify Me When Available See International Prices
You are subscribed to price alerts for this product
Unsubscribe

Panasonic PT-LW271 Review

41
Average Features
33
3 Years Old
35
£128 Over 1 Year
Overall Score
31
Mediocre

Why Has it Scored 31?

Sony data projectors have excellent reviews in general.
It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better data projectors are available. View the latest projectors 2017.
This projector has running costs of £128 over 1 year, which are typical compared to the other 1,758 projectors that we have compared it to.
It has some good features, but is also missing a few features:
Has a built-in speaker(s)
RoHS compliance
Only 1,080 video mode
Quite dim projector brightness

Panasonic PT-LW271 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews

Panasonic Has Excellent Projector Reviews

On average Panasonic data projectors have excellent ratings compared to other brands as do all data projectors built by Panasonic. 98% of those that bought a Panasonic projector would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Features

Only 1,080 Video Mode

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

What does "supported video modes" mean? Less Chart Hide Chart Edit

Quite Dim Projector Brightness

Data projectors have projector brightnesses of between 12 ANSI lumens and 85,000 ANSI lumens. With a projector brightness of only 2,700 ANSI lumens, the Panasonic PT-LW271 has a quite dim projector brightness compared to most of the other data projectors.

What does "projector brightness" mean? Less Chart Hide Chart Edit

Does Not Support Full HD

The Panasonic PT-LW271 does not support full HD. Most of the other multimedia projectors also do not support full HD.

What is full HD? Less Chart Hide Chart Edit

Quite Small Bulb Power

Across all the multimedia projectors the bulb powers range from 3.5W to 3,000W, and the average bulb power is 250W. The Panasonic PT-LW271 has one of the smaller bulb powers (only 190 Watts) amongst data projectors of this age.

What does "bulb power" mean? Less Chart Hide Chart Edit

Only 280 X 800 Resolution

This projector has a projector native resolution of WXGA (1280x800)|280 x 800, which is typical of many projectors.

What does "projector native resolution" mean? Less Chart Hide Chart Edit

Average Noise Level

The PT-LW271 has a pretty average noise level (34 decibels) compared to most of the other data projectors.

What does "noise level" mean? Less Chart Hide Chart Edit

Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The PT-LW271 has a built-in speaker(s). Most of the other projectors also have a built-in speaker(s).

What is a built-in speaker? Less Chart Hide Chart Edit

RoHS Compliance

RoHS compliance

The Panasonic PT-LW271 is RoHS compliance, as are most of the other data projectors.

What does "RoHS compliance" mean? Less Chart Hide Chart Edit

Age

Released Over Three Years Ago

It was September 2013 when this data projector was released.


Running Costs

Average Running Costs

Based on average usage levels and energy prices we estimate that the PT-LW271 will cost £128 over 1 year to run, which is typical compared to the other 1,758 data projectors.

Calculate your own running costs

Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers panasonic panasoniptlw271u, panasonic bts ptlw271u, panasonic 1280x800, panasonic ptlw271u, acer ptlw271ea
Barcodes 00016885442477, 00885170146624, 05025232751952, 05025232751969
A lot brighter projector brightness
7% quieter noise level
25% shorter service life of lamp
Brighter projector brightness
Moderately quieter noise level
1h shorter service life of lamp
38% cheaper to run
Brighter projector brightness
Bigger bulb power
Eight months older

Feedback