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Panasonic PT-TW231RU

65

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Panasonic PT-TW231RU

Panasonic PT-TW231RU
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An economical to run and good spec moderate noise level 1280 x 800 resolution data projector
36dB 1280 X 800 500:1 No Sep 2012
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Panasonic PT-TW231RU Review

With low running costs and very good features, we have scored the Panasonic PT-TW231RU as follows:
71
Features
Good Features
60
Age
5 Years Old
75
Running Costs
£74 Over 5 Years
65
Overall Score
Good

Why Has it Scored 65?

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 data projectors 2018.
This projector has running costs of £74 over 5 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 2,022 multimedia projectors that we have compared it to. View all energy saving data projectors.
It has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
1280 x 800 resolution
Wired LAN terminal
Built in speaker (10 w)
Easy-to-use remote control
Ceiling mountable
Up to 4,000 hour lamp life (in eco mode)
Quiet operation (29db in eco mode)
Customizable startup logo
Direct power off
Top panel lamp replacement and side filter replacement for easy maintenance
Multi projector monitoring and control software
Anti-theft features: security anchor, control panel lock, user password and text superimposing
Has a built-in speaker
Eco friendly with low standby power consumption (0.42 w)
Up to 500:1 contrast ratio
WXGA native
Interactive function (allows writing on projected image)
Reduces shadows on-screen
Projects large 80-inch images with a throw distance of only 86 cm
PT-TW231RU 2500 lumens WXGA short throw LCD projector- short throw for close range projection
3 year limited warranty
Dimmer than average projector brightness
Louder than average noise level

Panasonic PT-TW231RU In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Panasonic Has Excellent Data Projector Reviews

Panasonic is one of the best multimedia projector manufacturers according to average reviews from owners and experts. 98% of those that bought a Panasonic multimedia projector would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Running Costs

OK Running Costs

Based on average energy prices we estimate that the 5 year running cost of the PT-TW231RU is £74, which is typical compared to the other 2,022 projectors.

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Age

Released Over Five Years Ago

This projector was released in September 2012.

Features

1280 X 800 Resolution

This data projector has a projector native resolution of 1280 x 800, which is typical of many data projectors.

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Louder Than Average Noise Level

The noise levels of projectors range from 20dB to 93dB, and the average noise level is 34dB. The PT-TW231RU's noise level of 36dB is louder than 65% of all projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Dimmer Than Average Projector Brightness

The PT-TW231RU's projector brightness of only 2,500 ANSI lumens is dimmer than average when compared to most other projectors. It is dimmer than 83% of all projectors when ordered by this feature. Projectors have projector brightnesses of between 100 ANSI lumens and 85,000 ANSI lumens, and the average projector brightness is 3,700 ANSI lumens.

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Average Service Life of Lamp

The Panasonic PT-TW231RU's service life of lamp of 4,000h is pretty standard compared to most other projectors. It is longer than 61% of all projectors when sorted by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The PT-TW231RU has a built-in speaker. 77% of projectors also have a built-in speaker.

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Average Bulb Power

The bulb power of the PT-TW231RU of 230W is fairly average compared to most other projectors. It is bigger than 49% of all projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Does Not Support Full HD

The PT-TW231RU does not support full HD. 63% of projectors also do not support full HD.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

panasonic pttw231ru

Barcodes:

00100177420776, 00151903393994, 00163120591596, 00172302796100, 00885170073432

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