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Panasonic PT-RZ470

70

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Panasonic PT-RZ470

Panasonic PT-RZ470
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A critically acclaimed and fully featured moderate noise level 1080p multimedia projector, with alright running costs
35dB 1920 X 1080 (1080p) 20000:1 Yes Aug 2013
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Panasonic PT-RZ470 Review

With excellent reviews and features, we have ranked the Panasonic PT-RZ470 number 699 in 3D projectors.
87
Reviews
2 Reviews
81
Features
Fully-Featured
61
Age
4 Years Old
62
Running Costs
£110 Over 5 Years
70
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 70?

It has very good expert reviews and marvellous user reviews with an average overall rating of 74%. Epson data projectors also have excellent reviews in general.
This projector is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer data projectors with better features are available. However it has good reviews so it may still be worth considering. View the latest multimedia projectors 2018.
This Panasonic projector has running costs of £110 over 5 years, which puts it in the most expensive 18% of all 2,022 projectors that we have compared it to. View all energy saving multimedia projectors.
The PT-RZ470 has some great features:
1920 x 1080 (1080p) resolution
Higher than average contrast ratio (typical)
Supports 3D
Has a handheld remote control
Enjoy solid performance, beautiful images, flexible installation and lower cost of ownership
Maintenance free
High reliability
Flexible installation
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Panasonic PT-RZ470 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Excellent Expert Reviews

This multimedia projector received an expert rating of 90% from audiovideohd.fr. Projector experts think this Panasonic projector is one of the very best projectors.

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Panasonic Multimedia Projectors Have Excellent Reviews

We calculated the average ratings for all Panasonic projectors and found that Panasonic had excellent ratings compared to other manufacturers. 98% of those that bought a Panasonic projector would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Running Costs

Running Costs Are Very High

The PT-RZ470 is one of the most expensive to run projectors that we have assessed for 5 year running costs. Based on typical energy prices and usage levels, we estimate the 5 year running cost of the PT-RZ470 is £110.

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Age

Released Over Four Years Ago

This multimedia projector has been on the market since August 2013.

Features

1920 X 1080 (1080p) Resolution

The Panasonic PT-RZ470 has a 1920 x 1080 (1080p) projector native resolution which is higher than most data projectors. Most projectors have a 1280 x 800 resolution. Across all projectors the worst resolution is 640 x 360 (nHD) and the best is 4096 x 2400 (4K).

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Average Noise Level

The Panasonic PT-RZ470's noise level of 35dB is fairly typical compared to most other multimedia projectors. It is in the loudest 57% of all projectors when sorted by this feature.

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Higher Than Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The PT-RZ470's contrast ratio (typical) of 20,000 is higher than average when compared to most other multimedia projectors. It is higher than 81% of all multimedia projectors when ranked by this feature. The lowest contrast ratio (typical) of multimedia projectors is 1.5, the highest is 2,500,000, and the average contrast ratio (typical) is 27,000.

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Average Projector Brightness

The Panasonic PT-RZ470's projector brightness of 3,500 ANSI lumens is fairly average compared to most other projectors. It is in the brightest 59% of all projectors when sorted by this feature.

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Supports 3D

The Panasonic PT-RZ470 supports 3D, which is unusual. 60% of projectors do not support 3D.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The Panasonic PT-RZ470 has a handheld remote control. 81% of projectors also have a handheld remote control.

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Has a DVI Port

The PT-RZ470 has a DVI port, which is unusual. 90% of multimedia projectors do not have a DVI port.

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Supports Full HD

The PT-RZ470 supports full HD. 63% of projectors do not support full HD.

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3D-Ready

The PT-RZ470 is 3D-ready, which is unusual. 85% of projectors are not 3D-ready.

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HD-Ready

The PT-RZ470 is HD-Ready. 80% of projectors are not HD-Ready.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

ptrz470ea widescreenptrz470ea, panasonic ptrz470e, ptrz470ea rz470ea, ptrz470ej

Barcodes:

04260276920976, 05025232689910, 05025232689927, 05025232689934, 05053959400723

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