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Panasonic PT-LX30

A 4 year old 2500:1 1024 x 768 projector with alright reviews and satisfactory features
2500:1 XGA (1024x768) No 37dB Jan 2013
Contrast Ratio (typical) Projector Native Resolution 3D Noise Level Release Date

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Panasonic PT-LX30 Review

With average reviews and mediocre features,
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1 Review
45
Average Features
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4 Years Old
27
£159 Over 1 Year
Overall Score
32
Mediocre

Why Has it Scored 33?

It has below average expert reviews with an average expert rating of 60%. Sony projectors have excellent reviews in general.
This projector is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better multimedia projectors are available. View the latest projectors 2017.
It has running costs of £159 over 1 year, which puts it in the most expensive 16% of all 1,763 multimedia projectors that we have compared it to.
This Panasonic projector has some good features, but is also missing a few features:
Network ready
Has a built-in speaker
Very short service life of lamp
Does not support full HD

Panasonic PT-LX30 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews

Poor Expert Reviews

Projector expert review website pcworld.pl scored this projector 60 out of 100. Experts aren't convinced by this data projector.

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Panasonic Has Excellent Projector Reviews

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


Features

Network Ready

The PT-LX30 is network ready. 100% of projectors are not network ready.

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Average Noise Level

The noise level of the PT-LX30 of 37dB is relatively average compared to most other projectors. It is in the loudest 72% of all multimedia projectors when ranked by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The PT-LX30 has a built-in speaker, as do 76% of projectors.

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Very Short Service Life of Lamp

The service life of lamp of the PT-LX30 of only 3,000h is quite short compared to most other projectors. It is in the shortest 22% of all projectors when ordered by this feature. Across all the projectors the service life of lamps range from 20h to 40,000h, and the average service life of lamp is 6,800h.

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Average Projector Brightness

The projector brightness of the PT-LX30 of 3,000 ANSI lumens is relatively average compared to most other projectors. It is in the brightest 36% of all multimedia projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Has an Air Filter

The Panasonic PT-LX30 has an air filter, which is unusual. 95% of multimedia projectors do not have an air filter.

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Does Not Support Full HD

Like most other projectors, the PT-LX30 does not support full HD. 64% of projectors do not support full HD.

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1024 X 768 Resolution

The PT-LX30 has a 1024 x 768 projector native resolution which is higher than most projectors. Most projectors have a WXGA (1280x800) resolution. This data projector also has a projector native resolution of XGA (1024x768).

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Age

Released Over Four Years Ago

Panasonic released the PT-LX30 in January 2013.


Running Costs

Very High Running Costs

The PT-LX30 has an average running cost of £159 over 1 year based on alright usage levels and energy prices, which is in the most expensive 16% of all 1,763 multimedia projectors.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers panasonic ptlx30hu
Barcodes 00132018025925, 00151903100097, 00885170064638, 05025232653287
39% cheaper to run
Quieter noise level
Older by seven months
3h longer service life of lamp
Quieter noise level
20W smaller bulb power
£32.62 cheaper to run
25% longer service life of lamp
Quieter noise level

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