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Panasonic PTVW430EA

33

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Panasonic PTVW430EA

£1,102.34
Panasonic PT-VW430
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A 5 year old and middle of the road spec moderate noise level 1280 x 800 resolution projector, with OK running costs
37dB 1280 X 800 3500:1 No Aug 2012
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Panasonic PT-VW430 Review

With average features and low running costs, we have scored the Panasonic PT-VW430 as follows:
54
Features
Average Features
21
Age
5 Years Old
37
Running Costs
£86 Over 5 Years
33
Overall Score
Mediocre

Why Has it Scored 34?

Epson 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 2018.
This projector has running costs of £86 over 5 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 2,040 data projectors that we have compared it to. View all energy saving projectors.
It has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
1280 x 800 resolution
Brighter than average projector brightness
Superb performance in a compact body
Eco-Friendly performance
Convenient functions for a variety of applicationsportable projectors with distinctively high brightness and contrast ratio. also featuring vertical lens shift and daylight view basic functions, for brighter, crisper image projection in a wide variety of situations
Louder than average noise level
Very low contrast ratio (typical)

Panasonic PT-VW430 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Excellent Brand

Panasonic has excellent average ratings across its entire projector range. 98% of those that bought a Panasonic projector would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Running Costs

OK Running Costs

Based on typical energy prices we estimate that the PT-VW430 will cost £86 over 5 years to run, which is typical compared to the other 2,040 data projectors.

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Age

Released Over Five Years Ago

This multimedia projector has been on the market since August 2012.

Features

1280 X 800 Resolution

This projector has a projector native resolution of 1280 x 800, which is the most commonly found resolution on data projectors.

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Louder Than Average Noise Level

The Panasonic PT-VW430's noise level of 37dB is louder than average when compared to most other projectors. It is louder than 67% of all projectors when ordered by this feature. The noise levels of multimedia projectors range from 20dB to 93dB, and the average noise level is 34dB.

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Very Low Contrast Ratio (typical)

The contrast ratio (typical) of the PT-VW430 of only 3,500 is lower than 71% of all multimedia projectors when ranked by this feature. Multimedia projectors have contrast ratio (typical) of between 1.5 and 2,500,000, and the average contrast ratio (typical) is 27,000.

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Brighter Than Average Projector Brightness

Data projectors have projector brightnesses of between 100 ANSI lumens and 85,000 ANSI lumens, and the average projector brightness is 3,700 ANSI lumens. The projector brightness of the PT-VW430 of 4,300 ANSI lumens is brighter than 76% of all projectors when ranked by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The PT-VW430 has a built-in speaker, as do 76% of multimedia projectors.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The PT-VW430 has a handheld remote control, as do 80% of projectors.

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Bigger Than Average Bulb Power

The PT-VW430's bulb power of 280W is in the biggest 22% of all data projectors when ordered by this feature. The bulb powers of projectors range from 15W to 840W, and the average bulb power is 250W.

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Has a Carrying Case

The Panasonic PT-VW430 has a carrying case, unlike 81% of data projectors which do not have a carrying case.

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Does Not Support Full HD

The PT-VW430 does not support full HD, although this is within the context that 63% of data projectors also do not support full HD.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

panasonic ptvw430u

Barcodes:

05025232666928

Panasonic PTVW430EA

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