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Panasonic PT-TW240

37

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Panasonic PT-TW240

Panasonic PT-TW240
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A 4 year old and middle of the road spec moderate noise level 280 x 800 resolution multimedia projector, with moderate running costs
35dB 1280 X 800 4000:1 No Sep 2013
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Panasonic PT-TW240 Review

With low running costs and average features, we have scored the Panasonic PT-TW240 as follows:
59
Features
Average Features
27
Age
4 Years Old
67
Running Costs
£62 Over 5 Years
37
Overall Score
Mediocre

Why Has it Scored 37?

Epson projectors have excellent reviews in general.
It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better projectors are available. View the latest projectors 2017.
This projector has running costs of £62 over 5 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 1,894 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:
280 x 800 resolution
Has a built-in speaker
Lightweight, compact short-throw projector- 2,700 lm of brightness in a compact body
WXGA (1,280 x 800)
High contrast ratio up to of 4,000:1
Long lamp-replacement cycle
Quiet 29 db design
Compact and lightweight
Low standby power consumption
Dimmer than average projector brightness
Smaller than average bulb power

Panasonic PT-TW240 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Excellent Brand

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

Running Costs

Running Costs Are Average

The PT-TW240 is typical compared to the other 1,894 projectors that we have looked at for 5 year running costs. Based on average usage levels and energy prices, we estimate the 5 year running cost of the PT-TW240 is £62.

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Age

Released Over Four Years Ago

Panasonic released the PT-TW240 in June 2013.

Features

280 X 800 Resolution

The PT-TW240 has a higher resolution than most projectors. This projector has a 280 x 800 resolution, whereas most projectors have a 1280 x 800 resolution. This multimedia projector also has a projector native resolution of WXGA (1280x800). Across all multimedia projectors the best resolution is 4096 x 2160 and the worst is DCI 4K (4096 x 2160).

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Average Noise Level

The noise level of the PT-TW240 of 35dB is fairly average compared to most other projectors. It is in the loudest 55% of all projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The contrast ratio (typical) of the PT-TW240 of 7,000 is relatively average compared to most other projectors. It is higher than 60% of all multimedia projectors when sorted by this feature.

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Dimmer Than Average Projector Brightness

The PT-TW240's projector brightness of only 2,700 ANSI lumens is dimmer than average when compared to most other data projectors. It is in the dimmest 22% of all projectors when sorted by this feature. The dimmest projector brightness of projectors is 100 ANSI lumens, the brightest is 85,000 ANSI lumens, and the average projector brightness is 3,700 ANSI lumens.

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The Panasonic PT-TW240 has a built-in speaker. 76% of projectors also have a built-in speaker.

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Average Service Life of Lamp

The service life of lamp of the Panasonic PT-TW240 of 4,000h is fairly average compared to most other projectors. It is in the longest 43% of all projectors when ordered by this feature.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The PT-TW240 has a handheld remote control. 80% of projectors also have a handheld remote control.

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Smaller Than Average Bulb Power

The PT-TW240's bulb power of only 190W is smaller than 94% of all projectors when sorted by this feature. Across all the data projectors the bulb powers range from 15W to 840W, and the average bulb power is 250W.

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Does Not Support Full HD

Like most other projectors, the PT-TW240 does not support full HD. 64% of projectors do not support full HD.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

panasonic solutionspany pttw240u, panasonic pttw240u, pttw240e

Barcodes:

00042111904747, 00885170146549, 05025232751860

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